Hero Hong Kong cop of Pakistani origin wows
Hong Kong News
Hero Hong Kong cop of Pakistani origin wows with his fluent CantoneseThe Straits TimesHONG KONG (DAWN/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - A Hong Kong policeman of Pakistani descent won thousands of hearts overnight after he convinced a suicidal man not to kill himself in his native language, Urdu. Twenty-year-old Ifzal Zaffar, of the patrol unit of ...and more »
Posted on 17 March 2017 | 12:17 am
Andy Warhol portrait of Mao goes on auction
Andy Warhol portrait of Mao goes on auction in Hong KongBBC NewsAn Andy Warhol painting of Chairman Mao is to be auctioned in Hong Kong - and it could go to a Chinese bidder for a "homecoming" of sorts. The portraits immortalised the founder of China's Communist Party as a pop art commodity in the vein of Warhol's ...and more »
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 10:35 pm
Turbulence ahead for Hong Kong's flag
CNBCTurbulence ahead for Hong Kong's flag carrier: AnalystsCNBCMost of the cost savings – an estimated HK$1.6 billion ($206 million) – will only be realized in 2018 because the Hong Kong carrier will likely book in retrenchment costs in 2017, K. Ajith, director of Asia transport research at UOB Kay Hian told CNBC.Cathay Pacific's Fortune Is Inextricably Tied to Popularity of Hong Kong TourismSkiftCathay Pacific targets deep management cost cuts in Hong Kong after lossNasdaqCathay Pacific adds third daily SFO-Hong Kong flightSFGate (blog)Globes -Barron'sall 118 news articles »
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 10:10 pm
Reasons Why Hong Kong Property Is So
BloombergReasons Why Hong Kong Property Is So ExpensiveBloombergPeter Churchouse, chairman at Portwood Capital, discusses Hong Kong's property market and why it will be an important issue in the upcoming election for a new chief executive. He speaks to Bloomberg's Rishaad Salamat and Haidi Lun on "Bloomberg ...
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 7:28 pm
Hong Kong stocks open higher on Fed rate
South China Morning PostHong Kong stocks open higher on Fed rate rise momentumSouth China Morning PostHong Kong stocks opened higher on Friday, after the Fed's decision to raise US interest rates put paid to uncertainty that had been dampening market sentiment. The Hang Seng Index opened 0.4 per cent, or 87.9 points, higher at 24,376.1 after surging to ...Hong Kong stocks rise to 19-month high; China shares pull backDaily MailHong Kong, Shanghai: Stocks extend gains at openTHE BUSINESS TIMESHong Kong Shares Expected To ConsolidateNasdaqNikkei Asian Review -Reuters -iAfrica.comall 106 news articles »
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 7:01 pm
Rare grey pearls to fetch up to $7 million
Hong Kong News
HONG KONG: A rare grey pearl necklace that once belonged to a British aristocrat is expected to fetch up to $7 million when it goes under the hammer in Hong Kong, Sotheby’s said Friday. The string of pearls was part of the collection of Viscountess ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 10:07 pm
Free-scoring Lam aims high with Hong Kong
For many Asian players, even rubbing shoulders with global power like Manchester United would be a fond memory to cherish. But Hong Kong midfielder Lam Ka Wai can pride himself on a serious of brilliant displays against the Red Devils, including scoring ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:07 pm
China stocks extend rebound but banks lose
But gains in major indexes were tempered by weakness in banks, which reported virtually no profit growth in the first-half and mounting bad loans, adding to worries that the economy may be at risk of a sharper slowdown than earlier expected. The blue-chip ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 8:26 pm
Christian groups in Hong Kong feel new
HONG KONG — For years, Reverend Philip Woo, the feisty leader of a small Protestant church in Hong Kong, has delighted in testing the limits of China’s restrictive laws on religion. From his perch in the Chinese-ruled city, he has delivered fiery ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
Hong Kong student leader Wong back in court
Hong Kong student leader Joshua Wong was back in court Friday over an anti-China protest, a day after he faced new charges related to a pro-democracy rally. Wong, 18, has accused the authorities of "political prosecution" as they hit him with a raft of cases.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 4:04 pm