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  1. Business - Economy - TRADE

    Japan's exports decline amid weak demand in Asia and US

    Posted Jul 25th 2014, 01:35am by Reuters

    ... market for Japan, rose 1.5 per cent, but exports to Asia, which accounts for more than half of Japan's total exports, fell 3.8 per cent, hit by sluggish shipments of electronics parts. Some ... (HK$62.81 billion), the MOF data showed, marking two full years of trade shortfalls, the longest run on record. On a half-year basis, Japan logged a record trade deficit of 7.5984 trillion yen ...

  2. Business - Money - MARKETS

    Stocks link with mainland takes Hong Kong market to three-year high

    Posted Jul 25th 2014, 02:10am by JEANNY YU AND RAY CHAN

    ... emerge again in the second half. However, with the volatility in the first half, markets are more likely to be immune to those calls that predict an imminent economic and financial crisis ...

  3. Business - Companies - TECHNOLOGY

    China regulator sees Qualcomm as having a monopoly

    Posted Jul 25th 2014, 01:35am by Reuters

    ... comment. China is a key market for Qualcomm, accounting for nearly half of its revenue. The country is the world's biggest market for smartphones and is preparing to roll out faster 4G mobile ... impose fines of between 1 and 10 per cent of a company's revenues for the previous year. Qualcomm earned US$12.3 billion in China for its fiscal year ended September 29, or nearly half ...

  4. Sport - Rugby - SUPER 15

    Fit-again McCaw ready for tough Sharks encounter

    Posted Jul 24th 2014, 10:47pm by Reuters

    ... Todd Blackadder All Blacks fly-half Dan Carter also starts in an unfamiliar position, again lining up at inside centre outside Colin Slade as he continues his return from a six-month ... "This is our biggest challenge yet, but we feel ready for it." Pat Lambie has been restored to fly-half and fellow international Willem Alberts has been shifted to lock as the Sharks made ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Beijing must address the lack of civil air space

    Posted Jul 25th 2014, 04:39am by SCMP Editorial

    ... Officially, congestion delays about 25 per cent of China's domestic passenger flights, with "traffic control" and weather conditions blamed for about half the hold-ups. Industry experts ...

  6. News - World

    Despite Change.org petition, polar bear Arturo to stay in Argentina

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 10:57pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Mendoza, Argentina Old polar bear to stay inArgentina despite petition Argentina's last captive polar bear will remain in the country despite a petition by more than a half million people asking that it be moved to Canada. The director of the Mendoza Zoo in western Argentina said on Tuesday that the 28-year-old bear is too old to safely be relocated. ...

  7. News - China - URBAN GROWTH

    Chinese cities encroaching on military airspace, PLA complains

    Posted Jul 25th 2014, 02:41pm by CHEN BINGLIN

    ... facilities also said that the space over more than half of the airbases on the mainland is where accidents could occur, such as a plane hitting a high-rise building, although they did not reveal what ...

  8. Sport - Soccer - MANCHESTER UNITED

    Manchester United get Louis van Gaal’s reign off to a flier with 7-0 victory

    Posted Jul 24th 2014, 05:12pm by AFP

    ... on Wednesday with a 7-0 friendly victory over Major League Soccer’s Los Angeles Galaxy. England striker Wayne Rooney scored twice in the first half, while 20-year-old Reece James and Ashley Young also ... home his second of the night. With a 3-0 lead over a Galaxy team currently lying fourth in Major League Soccer’s Western Conference, Van Gaal made nine changes to his side at half-time. When ...

  9. Sport - MULTISPORT

    Glasgow opens Commonwealth Games with colourful ceremony

    Posted Jul 24th 2014, 11:10am by Reuters

    ... of the Commonwealth as the athletes entered the arena. India, home to more than half of the people in the Commonwealth, led the parade of nations and each contingent was guided around the stadium by their own Scottish terrier dog. To honour to the victims of their national airline’s two recent tragedies, Malaysian athletes wore black armbands and carried their nation’s flag at half staff. The 298 people ...

  10. Sport - Soccer

    Tribute to Eusebio

    Posted Jan 06th 2014, 11:04pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Lisbon Tens of thousands of people pay their respects at the funeral of the Portugal football great Touching tribute Tens of thousands of people turned out to pay tribute to Portugal soccer legend Eusebio as his coffin was taken in a funeral cortège through the streets of Lisbon on Monday. Flags flew at half mast, with the Portuguese government decreeing ...




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