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Downward spiral of US-China trade spat will hurt HK, commerce chief Edward Yau warns

21-Jun-2018 Intellasia | | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong also faces ‘unquantifiable impact from spillover’ of the dispute between the US and Europe, Yau says Edward Yau Tang-wah, travelling with Chief [...]
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More than HK$1 million worth of crystal meth and cocaine seized in two HK drug raids

21-Jun-2018 Intellasia | | 6:02 AM

Customs officers seized of about 50 pieces of crystal meth shaped like chocolate eggs and believed to have been swallowed then brought into Hong Kong on Tuesday, in two [...]
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Cathay Pacific’s new, long-range, fuel-efficient Airbus A350-1000 flies into HK

21-Jun-2018 Intellasia | | 6:02 AM

Cathay Pacific Airways is looking to control its jet fuel costs with new long-range planes that can take passengers further while using 20 per cent less fuel than its current [...]
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HK buyers’ interest in Japanese property cools in the short term after Osaka quake

21-Jun-2018 Intellasia | | 6:02 AM

A strong earthquake in Osaka this week has not only rattled Japan’s second-largest city, but also shaken Hong Kong buyers’ growing interest in Japanese property [...]
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In apology for sex attacks, Canadian film producer Raymond Law cites harsh HK upbringing that made him feel ‘unloved’

21-Jun-2018 Intellasia | | 6:02 AM

A Canadian movie producer who drugged and sexually assaulted women while taking photos of the attacks has cited his supposedly harsh Hong Kong upbringing to help explain his [...]
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Climate change leading to spike in allergies among city dwellers and Hongkongers won’t be spared

21-Jun-2018 Intellasia | | 6:02 AM

Climate change is not just hurting the environment as it worsens, there has been a rise of between 300 and 500 per cent of city dwellers suffering from allergic diseases, [...]
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Woman and husband found guilty in HK neglect trial over treatment of her daughter, 7

21-Jun-2018 Intellasia | | 6:02 AM

A woman accused of depriving her seven-year-old daughter of medical treatment and starving the girl until she became “corpse-like” was found guilty of neglect on [...]
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ZTE’s HK shares rise after clarification of US bill impact

21-Jun-2018 Intellasia | | 6:02 AM

Shares of China’s ZTE Corp rose as much as 18 percent in Hong Kong on Wednesday as the impact of a US Senate bill that threatens to restore penalties on the company [...]
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Exclusive: China’s Xiaomi cuts valuation after pulling mainland offering: sources

20-Jun-2018 Intellasia | | 6:02 AM

- Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi has lowered its likely valuation to between $55 billion and $70 billion following its decision to delay its mainland share offering until [...]
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China’s Fast Train to Erode HK’s Autonomy

19-Jun-2018 Intellasia | HRW | 6:02 AM

When Hong Kong was handed over from British to Chinese sovereignty in 1997, its inhabitants were reassured that their way of life would remain the same. That commitment was [...]
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HK Express warms of possible travel delays after deadly Osaka earthquake that struck during morning rush hour, killing one child

19-Jun-2018 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

200 injured as walls collapse and fires start after powerful quake that United States Geological Survey measures at 5.3 strikes Japan’s second city Budget airline HK [...]
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HK medical centres under fire after selling HPV cervical cancer vaccine Gardasil 9 when they couldn’t get it

19-Jun-2018 Intellasia | SCMP | 6:02 AM

Clinics accused of improper behaviour after guaranteeing the necessary three shots and then failing to deliver Hong Kong medical centres are facing accusations of [...]
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HK scientists say new research points to universal antibody drug for HIV

18-Jun-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

A team of Aids researchers in Hong Kong says its new research, tested on mice, indicates a functional cure for HIV, the virus that causes Aids, eventually leading to a new [...]
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A lengthy jail term sends a message to HK’s rebellious youth

16-Jun-2018 Intellasia | Economist | 6:02 AM

IN 1967 Mao’s tumultuous Cultural Revolution washed into Hong Kong, stirring anti-colonial riots and bombings. The territory’s British rulers decided to restore [...]
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HK Central Police Station restoration: how city’s most ambitious heritage project overcame the odds

16-Jun-2018 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

More than half a million clay tiles made in China’s Guangdong province. Forty thousand red bricks imported from northern England. About 200 prison cells preserved. And [...]
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