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The agony and ecstasy of HK’s extreme runners

08-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong is known for its long working hours and rat-race lifestyle, but on the rugged trails of the surrounding hills extreme runners are driven by a different ambition [...]
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Restaurant Report: Serge et le Phoque in HK

08-Feb-2014 Intellasia | NY Times | 6:00 AM

Two stars of the Paris dining scene now have a pied-a-terre in Hong Kong. Last August, Fred Peneau, formerly the business partner of Inaki Aizpitarte at Le Chateaubriand, and [...]
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Suspected WWII bomb prompts evacuations on HK Island

08-Feb-2014 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

A construction worker found what appears to be a World War II-era bomb Thursday afternoon at a work site on Hong Kong Island, prompting evacuations in the area, police told [...]
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PH won’t retaliate against HK over visa sanction

08-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Inquirer.net | 6:00 AM

The Philippine government does not intend to retaliate against Hong Kong for ending the visa-free arrangements for government officials and diplomatic passport holders. [...]
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Google bought $750 million Lenovo stake on January 30: HK exchange

08-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Internet search company Google Inc bought a 5.94 percent stake in China’s Lenovo Group Ltd last month for $750 million, according to a disclosure on the Hong Kong stock [...]
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Birmingham International Slumps as HK Trading Resumes

08-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Birmingham International Holdings Ltd (2309), which controls English soccer team Birmingham City, plunged on its first day of trading for 2 1/2 years as owner Carson Yeung [...]
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Indonesia maid ‘tortured’ in HK weeps on leaving hospital

Indonesia maid ‘tortured’ in HK weeps on leaving hospital

07-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

An Indonesian maid allegedly tortured by her Hong Kong employer left hospital Wednesday after a month, tearfully expressing the hope that her case would prevent future abuse [...]
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HK visa sanction on PH starts; Manila still defiant

07-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Inquirer.net | 6:00 AM

Diplomatic passport holders and Philippine government officials will no longer be able to go to Hong Kong without a visa beginning today, February 5, after the Hong Kong [...]
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The agony and ecstasy of HK’s extreme runners

07-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong is known for its long working hours and rat-race lifestyle, but on the rugged trails of the surrounding hills extreme runners are driven by a different ambition [...]
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HK shares rebound from 7-month lows, Macau casinos strong

07-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong shares rose from their lowest in almost seven months on Thursday, helped by strong gains in energy and Macau casino sectors, as investors covered short positions in [...]
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HK people hate mainlanders

07-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Dawn | 6:00 AM

When 34-year-old Hong Kong singer and actress Ella Koon penned a column for the respected local paper Ming Pao on January 24 entitled Kick Out Hatred and Discrimination, she [...]
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Yeung resigns from Birmingham board

07-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Birmingham City owner Carson Yeung has stepped down from all of his positions on the Championship club’s board. Hong Kong businessperson Yeung took over at St [...]
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HK trade official speaking in Sacramento on Thursday

06-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Modbee | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s new commissioner for economic and trade affairs with the United States will be in Sacramento on Thursday to speak about Hong Kong’s standing as an [...]
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Yeung resigns from Birmingham board

06-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Birmingham City owner Carson Yeung has stepped down from all of his positions on the Championship club’s board. Hong Kong businessperson Yeung took over at St [...]
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Lenovo shares tumble 16.40pct in HK

06-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Shares in Lenovo dived 16.40 percent in Hong Kong Tuesday, with traders worried the Chinese technology giant has bitten off more than it can chew with its $2.91 billion [...]
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