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Li Ka-shing reported to be seeking sake of stake in ports business

07-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Seatrade-Global | 6:00 AM

In more signs that the Hong Kong market is losing its lustre, renowned tycoon Li Ka-shing is reportedly considering a partial sale of his port assets, including the Hong Kong [...]
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Why a HK property crash won’t bring economy down

07-Feb-2015 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s property sector may face dire predictions of a crash after the breakneck pace of price increases in recent years, but that wouldn’t be an Armageddon [...]
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Top China official in HK warns against confronting Beijing

06-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China’s top official in Hong Kong has warned democracy campaigners in the former British colony against pushing for independence and confronting Beijing, the official [...]
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HK businesses shedding jobs at fastest rate since 2009

06-Feb-2015 Intellasia | SCMP | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong businesses cut staffing levels at the fastest rate in almost 51/2 years last month as the city’s economy made a gloomy start to 2015. The weak employment [...]
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HK ends 0.51pct higher on Greece hopes

06-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Brecorder | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong stocks rose 0.51 percent Wednesday after rallies in Europe and New York on hopes Greece will be able to thrash out a debt deal with creditors, but Shanghai fell on [...]
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HK finance chief set to help the rich, but not spoil the poor

05-Feb-2015 Intellasia | SCMP | 6:00 AM

Here we go again. Finance chief John Tsang Chun-wah gets his budget projection all wrong and is now facing an embarrassment of riches. So what will he do – plan for the [...]
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Opinion: HK protests run out of steam

04-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Dw.de | 6:00 AM

Thousands of people have taken to the streets of Hong Kong once again to demand for democracy. However, the number of protesters fell far short of expectations. This could [...]
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Democracy activists return to HK streets

04-Feb-2015 Intellasia | UPI | 6:00 AM

Demonstrations resumed in Hong Kong with a pro-democracy march through downtown and protesters calling for election reform. An estimated 13,000 people attended the peaceful [...]
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GT Land Said to Plan $500 Million HK Initial Share Sale

04-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

GT Land Holdings Ltd, a commercial developer in southern China, plans to seek about $500 million from an initial public offering in Hong Kong, people with knowledge of the [...]
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Democracy Activists Plan Future Rallies in HK

Democracy Activists Plan Future Rallies in HK

04-Feb-2015 Intellasia | VOA News | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong activists said despite a lower turnout than expected at a pro-democracy march on Sunday, those who did participate show a continuing support for election reform in [...]
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Alibaba to launch $130M foundation to invest in HK entrepreneurs

04-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Tech in Asia | 6:00 AM

Over the weekend Alibaba announced it will launch an HK$1 billion (about $128 million) not-for-profit foundation to support Hong Kong startups. The organisation, which will [...]
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Democracy activists return to HK streets

04-Feb-2015 Intellasia | UPI | 6:00 AM

Demonstrations resumed in Hong Kong with a pro-democracy march through downtown and protesters calling for election reform. An estimated 13,000 people attended the peaceful [...]
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China Day-Trippers Spending Less on Luxury in HK: Chart

04-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s status as a mecca for luxury brands is eroding as day-trippers on a budget from mainland China replace wealthier tourists, who are increasingly opting for [...]
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‘Protest fatigue’ in HK as activists struggle over strategy

‘Protest fatigue’ in HK as activists struggle over strategy

04-Feb-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A disappointing turnout at Hong Kong’s first democracy rally since the end of mass street demonstrations shows the city is suffering from “protest fatigue” [...]
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Pro-democracy protesters back in HK, no violence

Pro-democracy protesters back in HK, no violence

03-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 9:35 AM

Thousands of pro-democracy protesters returned to the streets ofHong Kongon Sunday in the first large-scale rally since demonstrations rocked the global financial hub late [...]
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