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Ignored, overburdened and at risk of burnout what can be done for HK’s carers?

30-Nov-2017 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Chang King-ho has been racing against time since her elderly mother was diagnosed with dementia a few years ago. She shops for groceries in haste, occasionally checking the [...]
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In HK, Booing China’s National Anthem Is About To Get More Risky

29-Nov-2017 Intellasia | NPR | 6:00 AM

Thundering chants of “We are Hong Kong” from thousands of red-shirted fans reverberate through the city’s stadium, tucked into the lush mountains and jagged [...]
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Ousted HK lawmakers ordered to pay hefty expense bills

29-Nov-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Four Hong Kong pro-democracy lawmakers who were ousted from the legislature this year condemned on Monday as “political persecution” a demand that they pay back [...]
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HK university student loses HK$220,000 in phone scam

29-Nov-2017 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

An 18-year-old university student from Taiwan has become one of Hong Kong’s latest phone scam victims, police revealed on Monday, after she was conned out of HK$220,000 [...]
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HK leader Carrie Lam to meet President Xi Jinping in Beijing in December

29-Nov-2017 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s leader Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor will make her first duty visit to Beijing in December to meet President Xi Jinping and other state leaders, as residents [...]
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HK overtakes London as the world’s most expensive urban centre for renting an office

29-Nov-2017 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

It’s official: Hong Kong, the world’s most expensive city to live in, is also the planet’s most expensive urban centre for renting an office. Hong [...]
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HK independence debate should be fair game on campus, Harvard expert on China says

29-Nov-2017 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Any topic should be up for discussion on university campuses, and that includes Hong Kong independence, a Harvard University professor specialising in China studies says. But [...]
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KLIA Customs seizes HK-bound Pangolin scales worth RM4.4m

29-Nov-2017 Intellasia | New Straits Times | 6:00 AM

Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA)’s Customs Department has seized 337kg of smuggled Pangolin scales from Sabah and Sarawak, worth RM4.4 million. The Pangolin [...]
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China’s regulator just moved to slow the flow of mainland cash into HK

29-Nov-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China’s securities regulator has suspended approval of Hong Kong-focused mutual funds, according to the industry newspaper China Fund, potentially slowing the pace of [...]
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Buy a Four-Bedroom Apartment in HK, Get a Free Tesla

29-Nov-2017 Intellasia | Mansion Global | 6:00 AM

The promotion is an effort to encourage the use of environmental-friendly cars, according to the developer A new Hong Kong development will have a little something extra for [...]
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China’s Trojan Train Into HK

29-Nov-2017 Intellasia | NY Times | 6:00 AM

Not that slowly and very steadily, the Chinese government is making political inroads in Hong Kong. Over the past year or so, it maneuvered to expel pro-democracy legislators [...]
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What do you buy the wealthy Hongkonger who has it all? How about land and a ‘lord’ title in the Scottish Highlands?

28-Nov-2017 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

In Hong Kong, the world’s priciest property market, buying a home at under HK$300 per square foot is nigh on impossible, but your money will go a lot further in [...]
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HK’s booming economy is making the city flirt with building underground: Report

28-Nov-2017 Intellasia | Richinwriters | 6:00 AM

This post was originally published on this site Space-strapped cities like New York and San Francisco may think they have it rough, but the booming Hong Kong may have an even [...]
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HK’s House Prices Could Soar Another 10pct Next Year

28-Nov-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s red-hot housing market shows no signs of cooling anytime soon. Prices in the city have climbed 11 percent this year, defying skeptics waiting for the bubble [...]
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Hiker killed by fall from treacherous ridge on HK’s Lantau Island

28-Nov-2017 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

A hiker was killed on Sunday in a fall from a popular but notoriously treacherous ridge on Hong Kong’s Lantau Island. The 69-year-old man had set off with a group of [...]
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