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  1. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Tired and late: bad start for cross-border pupils heading to Hong Kong schools

    Posted Sep 02nd 2014, 04:03am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... border. The students were born in Hong Kong and have the right to be educated here, whereas they do not qualify for free education on the mainland. Under the policy, six other districts within ... developing a smartphone app enabling parents to track their children en route to school. For some parents, the new term has meant a move to Hong Kong to avoid a long commute for their children. Li ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Hong Kong schools woo cross-border pupils in battle to survive

    Posted Sep 15th 2013, 12:00am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... to survive Hong Kong schools worried that falling pupil numbers will force them to close are courting children across the border in a bid to avoid the axe. The move comes despite the children facing ... than 20 Hong Kong kindergartens, primary and secondary schools attending a three-day exhibition in the border city this weekend to promote themselves to parents with Hong Kong-born children ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Hong Kong has 'highest level' of Ebola prevention control at airport, says health secretary

    Posted Oct 29th 2014, 12:37pm by ELIZABETH CHEUNG

    ... Elizabeth Cheung elizabeth.cheung@scmp.com HK at 'top readiness' for Ebola threat Hong Kong has adopted the highest possible level of preventive measures at the border to block ... from entering Hong Kong, as the World Health Organisation had not deemed it necessary. "We have raised the preventive measures at the border to the highest possible level we can," Ko ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion - OCCUPY CENTRAL

    Politics is distorting Hongkongers' view of cross-border economic ties

    Posted Oct 30th 2014, 02:03pm by Bernard Chan

    ... a long time ago, but it was actually held in mid-September- just 10 days or so before the Occupy Central protests began. In the time between the two events, I spoke to some young Hong Kong people who had closely followed the Scottish debate and vote. One asked why Hong Kong could not be like Scotland, or Quebec or Catalonia, and vote on breaking away from the sovereign country. He went ...

  5. Property - Hong Kong & China - RETAILING

    Warehouse rents in Hong Kong keep pace with shop lease costs

    Posted Oct 29th 2014, 04:37am by TIFFANY AP

    ... is around HK$20 by 2020," Benson said. Although storage rent in Shenzhen is about a third of the cost in Hong Kong, a cross-border solution is not ideal given the extra time and customs ... period," said Marcos Chan, head of research for CBRE Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan. The surge is the product of tight supply of warehousing space. A vacancy rate of 4 per cent in warehousing ...

  6. Business - Banking & Finance - STOCK MARKET

    Testing for Hong Kong-Shanghai stock markets 'through train' to resume

    Posted Oct 30th 2014, 11:23pm by Daniel Ren

    ... Daniel Ren in Shanghai ren.wei@scmp.com Hopes rise for launch of Hong Kong-Shanghai equity trading system Through-train tests set to resume The Shanghai and Hong Kong stock exchanges ... the authorities had said the two exchanges would take six months to complete technical preparations for the through-train scheme, under which investors on the mainland and in Hong Kong would be allowed ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Landlords in court move to reverse plan for two border tunnels

    Posted Oct 31st 2014, 04:33am by Thomas Chan

    ... Thomas Chan thomas.chan@scmp.com Landlords move to reverse tunnel plan Eight landlords are asking the courts to quash a government decision to build two tunnels for a new border control ... are part of plans to develop a Liantang-Heung Yuen Wai border crossing connecting to Shenzhen East. "[The project is] likely to involve construction techniques including grouting, by which ...

  8. Business - Money - MARKETS

    Shanghai shares fall on delay in cross-border trading plan

    Posted Oct 25th 2014, 04:52am by Bloomberg

    ... in the same period. Investors are no closer to knowing when the cross-border stock trading scheme will begin after Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing chief executive Charles Li Xiaojia said a week ago ... since March compared with their Hong Kong H-share counterparts amid growing concern a trading link between the two cities' stock markets will be delayed. The Shanghai Composite Index's ...

  9. Business - Money - EQUITIES

    Guessing game over bourse link fuels wagers on Hong Kong stocks

    Posted Oct 29th 2014, 05:35am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg HK option wagers soar on uncertainty Option wagers on Hong Kong stocks hit the highest level this year as regulators' silence over the timing of an exchange link ... of puts and calls on Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing was 54 per cent higher than this month's average. The equity gauge sank 0.7 per cent after HKEx chief executive Charles Li Xiaojia said ...

  10. Business - Money - FINANCE

    Hong Kong and Shanghai markets fall after link-up scheme postponed

    Posted Oct 27th 2014, 11:14am by Enoch Yiu

    ... postponed The Hong Kong and Shanghai stock markets fell yesterday as disappointed market players dumped shares after news that a keenly awaited plan to connect the two exchanges for cross-border ... be ready to start by this month and some had speculated the kick-off would be yesterday. The scheme would connect the Hong Kong and Shanghai stock markets to allow investors to conduct cross-border ...




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