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  1. News - Hong Kong

    Tourism boosts Hong Kong's economy in second quarter

    Posted Aug 16th 2013, 07:14pm by Lai Ying-kit

    ... Lai Ying-kit yingkit.lai@scmp.com The Hong Kong economy grew moderately in the second quarter of 2013 as local consumption and spending by inbound tourists helped make up for continuing weaknesses in demand from the advanced markets that the city export to, said government economists.  Hong Kong’s economy posted a 3.3 per cent growth in the second quarter over a year ago, up from ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - OCCUPY CENTRAL

    Climbers hang giant banner on Lion Rock calling for real universal suffrage in Hong Kong

    Posted Oct 23rd 2014, 04:26pm by clifford lo and peter so

    ... Clifford Lo and Peter So A group of climbers has hung a huge banner which reads “I want real universal suffrage” from the highest point of Hong Kong’s famous Lion Rock hill. Soon after the banner, which is four metres wide and 28 metres long, was unfurled, a video appeared on YouTube in which a group calling itself “The Hong Kong Spidie” – after the comic-book hero Spiderman ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - OCCUPY CENTRAL

    I don't support Hong Kong's Occupy protest, says Kenny G after stern words from Beijing

    Posted Oct 23rd 2014, 11:07am by James Griffiths

    ... James Griffiths james.griffiths@scmp.com Best selling US jazz musician Kenny G has said he does not support pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong after photos of him attending ... activities in Hong Kong is very clear,” China's Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said in response to a reporter's question during a regular press briefing. “We hope that foreign ...

  4. News - Hong Kong

    Hong Kong firms expect to offer workers 4.5 per cent pay rise next year

    Posted Oct 23rd 2014, 02:40pm by Phila Siu

    ... Phila Siu phila.siu@scmp.com Hong Kong companies expect to offer their employees pay rises of up to 4.5 per cent next year, a recent survey has found. Salaries increased by between 4.2 per cent and 4.5 per cent this year, in line with inflation and last year’s projection of 4.3 per cent to 4.7 per cent. Baptist University and the Hong Kong People Management Association polled 90 ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion - OCCUPY CENTRAL

    A less than representative nominating committee can still be made to serve Hong Kong

    Posted Oct 23rd 2014, 03:25pm by Peter Gordon

    ... Peter Gordon Peter Gordon believes the restrictive nomination process can, with some safeguards, deliver an acceptable slate of chief executive candidates Broadly feasible While it is still not certain that a substantive discussion will take place between the government and students on Hong Kong's electoral future, the outlines of that discussion, should it take place, ...

  6. Sport - Soccer - RATIONAL REF WILLIAM LAI

    EPL has basics down pat, but Hong Kong misses the mark yet again

    Posted Oct 23rd 2014, 09:25pm by William Lai

    ... Hong Kong fans generally stay away from our stadiums. In England, doomsayers have jumped on the bandwagon of the BBC's recent survey that reveals fans being exploited by their favourite ... relatively high compared with the average cost of living in England. Clubs know they are on to a sure thing. In Hong Kong, whenever famous clubs like Arsenal, Liverpool and Manchester United visit, ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - OCCUPY CENTRAL

    Smooth jazz superstar Kenny G visits Hong Kong protest site

    Posted Oct 22nd 2014, 05:16pm by James Griffiths

    ... camp in Hong Kong on Wednesday. Smooth jazz saxophonist Kenny G – real name Kenneth Bruce Gorelick – visited the main protest site in Admiralty, where he posed for photos with a number ... the protesters to leave the streets. in Hong Kong at the sight of the demonstration. I wish everyone a peaceful and positive conclusion to this situation pic.twitter.com/mEp5jIXLjj — Kenny ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - OCCUPY CENTRAL

    Political impasse is putting Hong Kong police under unfair pressure

    Posted Oct 22nd 2014, 05:32pm by STEVE VICKERS

    ... solution must be found Under pressure Hong Kong is now in its fourth week of intense political and, to a lesser extent, civil disorder. This period is among the most significant in the city's recent history, bearing comparison only with the 2003 protests in terms of its political importance. Despite the situation being entirely political in nature, however, the Hong Kong and mainland ...

  9. News - Hong Kong

    Hong Kong university chiefs call for further talks between students and government

    Posted Oct 22nd 2014, 06:29pm by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... Shirley Zhao shirley.zhao@scmp.com The heads of Hong Kong’s biggest universities have called for further talks between student leaders and the government, as pro-democracy street protests ... representatives of the Hong Kong Federation of Students and the government. “The students were very mature and well-prepared. But we won’t hope that the first dialogue can solve all the problems.” ...

  10. Sport - Hong Kong - MOTOR RACING

    Hong Kong's Adderly Fong thrilled with first F1 test drive at Valencia

    Posted Oct 23rd 2014, 09:40pm by Unus Alladin

    ... Unus Alladin Hong Kong's Fong thrilled with first F1 test drive Hong Kong's Adderly Fong Cheun-yue described his history-making drive in a Formula One car as "thrilling" as he completed almost 400km in his dream machine in Spain. The 24-year-old Vancouver-born Fong drove into the history books by becoming the first Hong Kong racer to drive a Formula One ...




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