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MTR Corp faces record HK$25 million fine after crash that left line between two of HK’s busiest stations closed for two days

30-Mar-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s embattled rail operator is expected to be slapped with a record HK$25 million penalty for the city’s first MTR crash, which caused an unprecedented [...]
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HK police investigate drone that flew over chief executive’s office

30-Mar-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong has issued online-only banking licences to three groups, including joint ventures (JVs) of Standard Chartered and BOC Hong Kong, in what could be the biggest [...]
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Popular Kaws show in HK’s Victoria Harbour cut short by two days due to bad weather

30-Mar-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

A giant floating sculpture that drew thousands of fans to Hong Kong’s Victoria Harbour will be departing two days earlier than planned due to bad weather. The [...]
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Key figure in HK’s biggest financial scandal at Convoy Global surfaces in a newspaper advertisement to defend himself

30-Mar-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

A former director of Convoy Global Holdings, a key figure in the HK$715 million (US$91 million) legal battle involving surrounding Hong Kong’s biggest financial scandal [...]
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New domestic helpers coming to HK should be made to prove they are vaccinated against measles, health experts say

30-Mar-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

New domestic helpers coming to Hong Kong should be required to prove they have been vaccinated against measles, two infectious disease experts said on Thursday. Dr Ho [...]
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Consultant cleared of indecently assaulting trainee doctor while teaching her about chest fractures at HK hospital

30-Mar-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

A senior doctor accused of molesting a trainee at Tuen Mun Hospital when he showed her how to identify a chest bone fracture cleared his name on Thursday. Tuen Mun Court said [...]
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HK set to change measles vaccine policy so children get second injection at earlier age amid rise in infections

30-Mar-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong is set to change its vaccination policy for measles, with children receiving a second injection against the contagious disease at a younger age amid a continuous [...]
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The Latest: HK man’s body recovered from Grand Canyon

30-Mar-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The Latest on deaths at the Grand Canyon (all times local): 4:35 p.m. The body of a Hong Kong man who fell over the edge of the Grand Canyon has been recovered. A helicopter [...]
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HK’s MTR Corporation fined total of HK$35 million for two major service breakdowns

30-Mar-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s embattled rail operator has been slapped with a HK$35 million (US$4.46 million) penalty for service breakdowns during two incidents earlier this month, [...]
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HK tourist dies in fall at Grand Canyon

30-Mar-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

A Hong Kong tourist plunged to his death on Thursday after slipping over a ledge while taking photographs at a Grand Canyon lookout, a tour operator said. The tourist, [...]
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HK home prices rise for second month, up 1.3 pct in Feb

30-Mar-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong private home prices rebounded for the second straight month in February, rising 1.3 percent on solid demand and easing expectations for a further interest rate hike [...]
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HK heralds online banking era with StanChart JV, two others as new entrants

30-Mar-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong has issued online-only banking licences to three groups, including joint ventures (JVs) of Standard Chartered and BOC Hong Kong, in what could be the biggest [...]
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AmCham still has concerns about HK’s extradition agreement with mainland China, despite efforts to water it down

30-Mar-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s most influential American business network said on Friday it “continues to have serious concerns” about a contentious extradition proposal, [...]
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HK set to change measles vaccine policy so children get second injection at earlier age amid rise in infections

29-Mar-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong is set to change its vaccination policy for measles, with children receiving a second injection against the contagious disease at a younger age amid a continuous [...]
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HK heralds online banking era with StanChart JV, two others as new entrants

29-Mar-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong has issued online-only banking licences to three groups, including joint ventures (JVs) of Standard Chartered and BOC Hong Kong, in what could be the biggest [...]
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