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  1. Business - Economy

    Strong expansion in Hong Kong's private sector shown by HSBC PMI

    Posted Dec 04th 2013, 10:51am by Reuters in Hong Kong

    ... Reuters in Hong Kong The HSBC purchasing managers index (PMI) for last month, released on Wednesday, signalled the strongest improvement in business conditions in Hong Kong’s private ... and at the weakest pace since August. “Hong Kong’s November PMI posted the strongest gain since January 2013, led by sharp gains in output and new orders. New business from China also expanded for the first ...

  2. News - China - CORRUPTION

    Vice-mayor of Guangzhou Cao Jianliao investigated over ‘discipline’

    Posted Dec 20th 2013, 03:28pm by Reuters in Hong Kong

    ... Reuters in Hong Kong A top official in Guangdong is being investigated for “serious discipline violations”, which is often a euphemism for corruption, state media said on Friday. The official, Cao Jianliao, is vice-mayor of Guangzhou and Communist Party chief of Zengcheng, a built-up district on the southern fringes of Guangdong’s provincial capital, Xinhua news agency said. ...

  3. News - Hong Kong

    Hong Kong film fest features John Woo-style cop thriller

    Posted Oct 12th 2013, 12:00pm by Associated Press in Hong Kong

    ... Associated Press in Hong Kong The 10th annual Hong Kong Asia Film Festival opens later this month with the world premiere of Benny Chan’s "The White Storm" The lineup at the Hong ... The 10th annual Hong Kong Asia Film Festival opens later this month with the world premiere of Benny Chan’s “The White Storm,” a classic cop thriller reminiscent of the days of John Woo’s “A Better ...

  4. News - Hong Kong

    White Storm opens HK Asian Film Festival

    Posted Oct 26th 2013, 02:44pm by Associated Press in Hong Kong

    ... Associated Press in Hong Kong The White Storm, a crime thriller starring three of Hong Kong’s most prolific actors, has opened the Hong Kong Asian Film Festival. Lau Ching-wan, Louis Koo and Nicholas Cheung star in the action film about a clash between an undercover cop and a drug lord that director Benny Chan called his most defining work to date. The three actors said at the opening ...

  5. Business - Economy

    Got a question about the dollar peg? We have the answers

    Posted Oct 14th 2013, 02:30pm by Hong Kong Monetary Authority

    ... Hong Kong Monetary Authority 1. What is the Linked Exchange Rate System (LERS)? The LERS was adopted in Hong Kong in October 1983. The objective of the LERS is to maintain currency stability, defined as a stable external exchange value of the currency of Hong Kong – in terms of its exchange rate in the foreign exchange market against the US dollar (USD) – at around HK$7.80 ...

  6. Comment - Blogs

    Hong Kong really dislikes Philippines, according to 'ugly' football fans and new poll

    Posted Jun 05th 2013, 04:02pm by Hong Kong Around the World

    ... Eldes Tran eldes.tran@scmp.com Azkals football fans were shocked by the behaviour of Hong Kong supporters at a match on Tuesday night, said Philippine new site ABS-CBN News.  Headlined “ Azkals players, fans abused in Hong Kong ”, the report painted some Hongkongers at Mong Kok Stadium acting as hooligans after Hong Kong lost, citing tweets from witnesses. Traumatic experience ...

  7. Comment - Blogs - SPORT

    British and Irish Lions can't stand the Hong Kong heat

    Posted May 31st 2013, 10:31am by Hong Kong Around the World

    ... Eldes Tran eldes.tran@scmp.com As Hong Kong gears up for a scorching weekend, the sun (and blue sky!) is on our minds. For the visiting British and Irish Lions, the weather is also ... to reach a high of 33 degrees Celsius. The run-up to the match has already been followed closely by foreign media after Hong Kong’s rugby sevens captain Rowan Varty was dropped then reinstated ...

  8. Comment - Blogs

    Diaoyus dispute encapsulates the Hong Kong identity crisis

    Posted May 05th 2013, 07:48pm by Hong Kong Around the World

    ... Eldes Tran eldes.tran@scmp.com The Asahi Shimbun features a seemingly discordant personality of a Hong Kong activist, portrayed as a fierce Chinese patriot in the face of Japan but also ... from Hong Kong to plant a Chinese national flag on isles also claimed by Japan. According to the article, the Diaoyu/Senkaku island dispute underscores an apparent identity crisis in Hong Kong ...

  9. Comment - Blogs

    Love thy neighbour? Hong Kong ranks low on racial tolerance

    Posted May 16th 2013, 04:04pm by Hong Kong Around the World

    ... was mistranslated. In fact, Hong Kong may be one of the most racially tolerant places because of inverted results. The Reddit user writes: The correct result should be: In Hong Kong 78.1% found it acceptable ... as neighbours? Apparently, 71.8 per cent of Hongkongers said they would not want a neighbour of a different race, said a World Values Survey, cited in The Washington Post on Wednesday. So Hong Kong ...

  10. Comment - Blogs

    Britain did a good job with Hong Kong for the world, said Margaret Thatcher (video)

    Posted Apr 09th 2013, 07:46pm by Hong Kong Around the World

    ... Eldes Tran eldes.tran@scmp.com The death of the former British prime minister has triggered much reminiscing in Hong Kong and about Hong Kong. Just wonder that do Hong Kong citizens hate Margaret Thatcher?She's the one gave away Hong Kong to Beijing, a historical decision. — Harrington Zhang (@harringtonzhang) April 9, 2013 But an Italian news site said it best in its ...




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