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SA286: 25 Passengers Injured as SAA HK-Bound Flight Hits Turbulence over Malaysia

SA286: 25 Passengers Injured as SAA HK-Bound Flight Hits Turbulence over Malaysia

18-Jul-2014 Intellasia | IB Times | 7:15 AM

At least 25 passengers of a South African Airways (SAA) flight to Hong Kong were injured as the plane hit severe turbulence. The airline said its SA286 flight, which took off [...]
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China accuses Britain of interference over HK

18-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

China on Wednesday accused London of interfering in its internal affairs after British deputy prime minister Nick Clegg met two leading Hong Kong pro-democracy activists [...]
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Observatory will raise typhoon signal No 3 as Rammasun intensifies closer to HK

18-Jul-2014 Intellasia | SCMP | 6:00 AM

Wind and heavy rain on the way as powerful typhoon moves into the South China Sea The Observatory will raise typhoon signal No 3 in the next few hours as Typhoon Rammasun [...]
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HK book fair packs political punch

18-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The Hong Kong Book Fair opened its doors Wednesday with hundreds of thousands expected to attend the seven-day show, packed with everything from cute cartoons to cutting-edge [...]
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HK cannot have free elections because it is not independent: James Tien

18-Jul-2014 Intellasia | SCMP | 6:00 AM

‘What’s the difference between allowing Hongkongers to vote freely and granting the city independence?’ asks pro-business Liberal Party leader Allowing [...]
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Is China’s Money Pouring Into HK?

18-Jul-2014 Intellasia | The Epoch Times | 6:00 AM

The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) has intervened in the currency market eight times in just ten days due to recent unusual fluctuations of the Hong Kong dollar’s [...]
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Passengers thrown about HK-bound plane by turbulence

18-Jul-2014 Intellasia | SCMP | 6:00 AM

Two people remained in hospital last night after air turbulence tossed passengers and crew around a Hong Kong-bound jet yesterday, injuring 20. Witnesses told of passengers [...]
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Pepper, Bank of East Asia team up for Standard Chartered’s HK unit: sources

18-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Finance firm Pepper Australia has roped in Bank of East Asia Ltd (0023.HK) to help run a Hong Kong consumer finance business that it is seeking to acquire from Standard [...]
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Cathay Pacific bags ‘World’s Best Airline’ award for the 4th time

18-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Sun Star | 6:00 AM

CATHAY Pacific Airways (CX) has been named “World’s Best Airline” in the annual Skytrax World Airline Awards. This is the fourth time CX has received this [...]
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Britain must stand up for HK

18-Jul-2014 Intellasia | FT | 6:00 AM

In July 1997, as the Union Flag was lowered over Hong Kong for the last time, Chris Patten, the outgoing governor, declared that the people of the former colony would now run [...]
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Melbourne retiree in HK drug bust

18-Jul-2014 Intellasia | SMH | 6:00 AM

A 78-year-old Melbourne retiree has been arrested at Hong Kong International Airport after customs officers discovered more than 2.3 kilograms of methamphetamine in a [...]
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SA286: 25 Passengers Injured as SAA HK-Bound Flight Hits Turbulence over Malaysia

18-Jul-2014 Intellasia | IB Times | 6:00 AM

At least 25 passengers of a South African Airways (SAA) flight to Hong Kong were injured as the plane hit severe turbulence. The airline said its SA286 flight, which took off [...]
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Nick Clegg meets HK democracy activists

17-Jul-2014 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:00 AM

Nick Clegg believes that David Cameron and George Osborne are being too deferential towards China as they seek to boost British trade links with the country projected to soon [...]
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HK Beating SGX in Bourse Battle: Chart

17-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Businessweek | 6:00 AM

A rally in Hong Kong Exchanges & Clearing Ltd is pushing valuations to the highest relative to its Singapore rival since April 2008 amid optimism for an equity link with [...]
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Electronics Maker’s Listing Lifts HK Clan Into Billionaire Ranks

17-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Forbes | 6:00 AM

The listing this month of electronics maker Guangdong Ellington Electronics at the Shanghai Stock Exchange has lifted its controlling Lee family of Hong Kong into the ranks [...]
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