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American accent schools flourishing in Hong Kong
29 Oct 2013 - 1:59PM
Growing number of African entrepreneurs thriving in southern China
20 Sep 2013 - 11:55AM
How Manny Pacquiao has put Macau on the fight map
20 Jul 2018 - 2:51PM
Bruce Lee's former house in Kowloon Tong to go on sale

Kung fu legend Bruce Lee’s former residence in Kowloon Tong will be put up for sale after a plan to turn the property into a museum dedicated to the icon failed.

Kung fu legend Bruce Lee’s former residence in Kowloon Tong will be put up for sale after a plan to turn the property into a museum dedicated to the icon failed.

Bruce Lee's former house in Kowloon Tong to go on sale
18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
HK activists clash with police over island dispute

Anti-Japanese protesters scuffled with police in Hong Kong on Wednesday as they tried to enter the Japanese consulate following Tokyo’s decision to buy disputed islands in the East China Sea.

Anti-Japanese protesters scuffled with police in Hong Kong on Wednesday as they tried to enter the Japanese consulate following Tokyo’s decision to buy disputed islands in the East China Sea.

HK activists clash with police over island dispute
18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
Asian markets slump due to fears over central bank stimulus
13 Jun 2013 - 5:45PM
HKMA moves to weaken Hong Kong dollar again

The Hong Kong Monetary Authority intervened in the currency market on Tuesday for the second time in a week as the local dollar hit its upper trading limit against the US dollar.

The Hong Kong Monetary Authority intervened in the currency market on Tuesday for the second time in a week as the local dollar hit its upper trading limit against the US dollar.

HKMA moves to weaken Hong Kong dollar again
26 Jan 2018 - 4:12PM
Hong Kong Open cuts prize money
18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
Hongkongers still ‘negative’ about mainland visitors, HKU poll shows
5 Dec 2013 - 10:59PM
Euro slumps in Asia after EU fails to agree Greece deal

The euro fell in Asian trade on Wednesday and shares eased after euro-zone finance chiefs said they had failed to agree on a deal to unlock the latest batch of crucial bailout cash for Greece.

The euro fell in Asian trade on Wednesday and shares eased after euro-zone finance chiefs said they had failed to agree on a deal to unlock the latest batch of crucial bailout cash for Greece.

Euro slumps in Asia after EU fails to agree Greece deal
18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
Labour Advisory Board backs paternity leave

Hong Kong fathers will be given three days’ paternity leave for the first time despite objections from employers after officials agreed to start drafting new laws on Monday.

Hong Kong fathers will be given three days’ paternity leave for the first time despite objections from employers after officials agreed to start drafting new laws on Monday.

Labour Advisory Board backs paternity leave
18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
‘Golden week’ shopping arrives amid uncertain times

Judging by sales of certain luxury goods in the shopping heartland of Hong Kong, what gift to give your boss is a conundrum facing more than a few well-heeled mainland visitors during the “golden week” holidays from October 1.

Judging by sales of certain luxury goods in the shopping heartland of Hong Kong, what gift to give your boss is a conundrum facing more than a few well-heeled mainland visitors during the “golden week” holidays from October 1.

‘Golden week’ shopping arrives amid uncertain times
18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
Property agents march against cooling measures, stamp tax

Organisers said 23,000 joined the rally while police put the turnout at 5,500. Protesters chanting slogans marched through Causeway Bay from Victoria Park before assembling at government headquarters at Tamar.

Organisers said 23,000 joined the rally while police put the turnout at 5,500. Protesters chanting slogans marched through Causeway Bay from Victoria Park before assembling at government headquarters at Tamar.

Property agents march against cooling measures, stamp tax
8 Jul 2013 - 4:39AM
Premier League teams count cost of Asia tours
20 Jul 2018 - 2:51PM
Ferry crash raises safety questions about HK shipping hub
18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
Typhoon Utor sinks cargo ship off Hong Kong
14 Jun 2018 - 11:59AM
CK Life Sciences buys top Australian salt producer

Asia’s richest man Li Ka-shing is buying Australia’s largest salt producer Cheetham Salt in a deal worth US$157 million, a subsidiary of his Cheung Kong group said on Thursday.

Asia’s richest man Li Ka-shing is buying Australia’s largest salt producer Cheetham Salt in a deal worth US$157 million, a subsidiary of his Cheung Kong group said on Thursday.

CK Life Sciences buys top Australian salt producer
18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
Hong Kong’s Causeway Bay tops shop rent list
16 Nov 2012 - 3:25PM
Hong Kong Disneyland posts first profit since opening

Hong Kong’s struggling Disneyland has posted its first profit since opening seven years ago thanks to an increase in mainland Chinese visitors, a report said on Friday.

Hong Kong’s struggling Disneyland has posted its first profit since opening seven years ago thanks to an increase in mainland Chinese visitors, a report said on Friday.

Hong Kong Disneyland posts first profit since opening
30 Nov 2012 - 6:47PM
Future of Hong Kong’s fishermen in doubt as industry declines
3 Dec 2013 - 8:54PM
Marriage on 12.12.12 fails to draw Hong Kong couples
13 Dec 2012 - 5:06PM
Hong Kong's history-making cricketers seek Chinese fans
19 Dec 2013 - 5:06PM
Zou Shiming chases his American dream
20 Jul 2018 - 2:51PM
Jung Chang’s revisionist account of ‘the concubine who launched modern China’
4 Nov 2013 - 11:14AM