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  1. News - Hong Kong - ACCIDENT

    Ferry reportedly did not stop to help sinking boat

    Posted Oct 02nd 2012, 04:47pm by Associated Press in Hong Kong

    ... Associated Press in Hong Kong Investigators on Tuesday boarded a half-submerged boat that collided with a ferry a night earlier, killing at least 38 people who had been on their way to a holiday fireworks show. It was Hong Kong’s worst accident in well over a decade. There was no immediate word about how Monday night’s collision occurred on the tightly regulated waterways of one ...

  2. News - China

    Growing number of African entrepreneurs thriving in southern China

    Posted Sep 20th 2013, 11:31am by Agence France-Presse in Hong Kong

    ... Agence France-Presse in Hong Kong From a windowless room in a dilapidated Hong Kong high-rise, Ali Diallo sells Chinese electronics to retailers across Africa. The modest surroundings ... The building is also the go-to place in Hong Kong for African buyers in search of cheap electronics, with phones selling from around US$8 each. “In China there are opportunities for people who can ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - MARITIME

    Ferry crash raises safety questions about HK shipping hub

    Posted Oct 02nd 2012, 05:58pm by Agence France-Presse in Hong Kong

    ... Agence France-Presse in Hong Kong Hong Kong has thrived as Asia’s throbbing transport hub, but a deadly ferry accident on the busy National Day holiday has raised questions about safety ... to watch holiday fireworks on Monday evening. It was the deadliest maritime accident in the territory since 1971, when 88 people were killed as a Hong Kong-Macau ferry sank during a typhoon. Hong ...

  4. News - Hong Kong

    Typhoon Utor sinks cargo ship off Hong Kong

    Posted Aug 14th 2013, 05:35pm by Agence France-Presse in Hong Kong and Lai Ying-kit

    ... Agence France-Presse in Hong Kong and Lai Ying-kit Helicopter rescue teams saved 21 crew members from a cargo ship that sank off Hong Kong on Wednesday after Severe Typhoon Utor caused waves of up to 15 metres, officials said. The crew abandoned ship as the 190-metre-long bulk carrier Trans Summer sank 80 kilometres southwest of Hong Kong, the city’s Flying Services said. Some ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - LAW

    Qianhai court in Shenzhen to allow Hong Kong jurors to deal with Hong Kong-related cases

    Posted Aug 01st 2014, 04:03am by CHRIS LAU

    ... Chris Lau chris.lau@scmp.com HK lawyer expresses doubts about scheme since contracts often based on mainland law Qianhai court to allow Hong Kong jurors A Shenzhen court is to adopt a new jury system that will allow Hong Kong residents to join its legal panel, mainland media reported. The Qianhai District Court will invite Hongkongers to take part in its three-member judging ...

  6. Lifestyle - Fashion & Watches

    Fashion house retrospective lands in Hong Kong

    Posted Nov 17th 2014, 10:31am by DANIEL KONG

    ... projects include Louis Vuitton's recently unveiled Foundation for Creativity on the outskirts of Paris, and Chanel's Zaha Hadid-designed Mobile Art Pavilion, which toured Hong Kong, New ... fashion triumphs as well as its forays into architecture, cinema and publishing will open to the public atop Central ferry pier 4 in Hong Kong. The project was conceived by Miuccia Prada, creative ...

  7. Comment - Blogs

    Failure of Hong Kong television brings the demise of Hong Kong films

    Posted Nov 27th 2013, 11:53am by Vivienne Chow

    ... on a panel waving at an audience that was giving a standing ovation out of respect. Of the past winners who made it to the gala, quite a number of them were familiar faces from Hong Kong. But when I looked up the full list of past winners, I discovered that a majority of the past Hong Kong-winners were trained or began their showbiz career at TVB back in late 1970s and early 1980s when ...

  8. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - REVIEWS

    Reviews: Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra, Hong Kong Philharmonic

    Posted Apr 09th 2013, 12:00am by Oliver Chou

    ... Oliver Chou oliver.chou@scmp.com Eternal Love Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra  City Hall Concert Hall Reviewed: April 5  Rarely does one find a Chinese classical concert on the theme of love without the overplayed Butterfly Lovers' Violin C oncerto. The four works performed at last weekend's Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra concert came from a list of some 2,000 works ...

  9. Hong Kong, Hong Kong

    Posted Dec 17th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Photographs and oil and ink paintings by 17 artists from Hong Kong, the mainland and Taiwan including Chow Chun-fai (Front Page, Hong Kong will still be a paradise, above), Lam Tung-pang, Wucius Wong and Zheng Guogu of post-colonial Hong Kong. Mon-Fri, 10am-6.30pm, Sat, 10am-6pm, Hanart TZ Gallery, 202 Henley Building, 5 Queen's Rd Central. Inquiries: 2526 9019. Ends Dec 31 ...

  10. Hong Kong hongs gone

    Posted Feb 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... It used to be said that Hong Kong was ruled by 'hongs' such as Jardines, Wharf and Swire, with grandees from each congregating at the Jockey Club, another great institution ... Hong Kong to Britain, open more ports to trade and legitimise trade in the narcotic. The huge profits gained from opium dealing enabled the group to expand into many other businesses, which ...




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