Friday, 21 September 2018
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China Brings Hong Kong Even Closer With New Bullet Train, More Infrastructure Projects

Added: 21.09.2018 3:42 | 17 views | 0 comments

China continues to link itself to Hong Kong this week with the former British colony's first bullet train scheduled to debut this weekend, according to Reuters. The glittering harborfront railway station costs $11 billion and has ignited several controversies since unlike other border connections, Hong Kong has had to concede part of its jurisdiction to Beijing for the first time. Train passengers will have their documents stamped by Chinese immigration officers and be subject to Chinese law while zooming to the Chinese mainland at 200 kph (120 mph). Even though Hong Kong and Chinese officials have touted the benefits of the new line, critics argue it's a powerful symbol of Beijing's growing...

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A look at regulation in Hong Kong's green bond market

Added: 21.09.2018 3:30 | 11 views | 0 comments

Chi Shing Ho of the Hong Kong Quality Assurance Agency discusses how his organization helps green bond issuers build "credibility."

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China tightens embrace of Hong Kong with bullet train, other mega projects

Added: 21.09.2018 1:26 | 3 views | 0 comments

Hong Kong's first bullet train glides out of a sleek harborfront railway station bound for mainland China on Saturday, launching a new era of integration and raising fears for some for the territory's cherished freedoms.

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Vibrant Express to connect Hong Kong to China high-speed rail network for first time

Added: 20.09.2018 15:44 | 16 views | 0 comments

Following almost 20 years of planning and construction, the Hong Kong Express Rail Link will fully open on September 23rd, connecting the city with the rest of mainland China’s 25,000-kilometre-long national high-speed rail network for the first time.

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Hong Kong airline Cathay Pacific spells its own name wrong on plane

Added: 20.09.2018 9:16 | 6 views | 0 comments

A multi-billion pound airline managed to spell its own name wrong on one of its planes.

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Doctor gets life term in Hong Kong over yoga ball killings

Added: 20.09.2018 5:47 | 13 views | 0 comments

An anesthesiologist convicted of killing his wife and daughter by placing a yoga ball that leaked carbon monoxide in their car has been sentenced to life in prison in Hong Kong.

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Vietnam Airlines signs duty-free deal with King Power Traveller

Added: 19.09.2018 16:19 | 17 views | 0 comments

Vietnam Airlines will officially establish its inflight duty-free service from October 2018, in cooperation with Hong Kong-based inflight specialist King Power Traveller.

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Hong Kong yoga ball: Man found guilty of killing wife and daughter

Added: 19.09.2018 15:48 | 1 views | 0 comments

A Hong Kong court finds a doctor guilty of killing his wife and daughter with a gas-filled yoga ball.

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Hong Kong yoga ball: Man found guilty of killing wife and daughter

Added: 19.09.2018 15:48 | 1 views | 0 comments

A Hong Kong court finds a doctor guilty of killing his wife and daughter with a gas-filled yoga ball.

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