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Rappler
TIMELINE: Aquino's love-hate relationship with OFWsthe way Philippine authorities handled the crisis and issued travel advisory to
TIMELINE: Aquino's love-hate relationship with OFWs
Rappler / Posted 4 days ago
the way Philippine authorities handled the crisis and issued travel advisory to its citizens on the Philippines. The Hong Kong government demanded a thorough investigation, compensation for the victims, and an apology from the Philippine... Read more
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New Kerala
A lone book seller takes on the might of China - newkerala.com #79571politically motivated rather than criminal acts? Winnie Tam SC, chairwoman of
A lone book seller takes on the might of China - newkerala.com #79571
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
politically motivated rather than criminal acts? Winnie Tam SC, chairwoman of the Hong Kong Bar Association, queried, "The Hong Kong government has to ask what was it that Lam committed, where does his criminal responsibility lie, what gives the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Hong Kong bookseller refuses to be silenced after harsh detention in Chinathat is intended to allow Hong Kong a great deal of autonomy. Mr. Leung “can a
Hong Kong bookseller refuses to be silenced after harsh detention in China
The Globe and Mail / Posted 5 days ago
that is intended to allow Hong Kong a great deal of autonomy. Mr. Leung “can achieve nothing,” he said, lashing out at a Hong Kong government that “has absolutely no credibility. It is just a puppet government,” answering to Beijing. Four of the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Hong Kong government to take action over missing booksellers: CY Leungarrested on the mainland within 10 days. However, in the case of the bookselle
Hong Kong government to take action over missing booksellers: CY Leung
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
arrested on the mainland within 10 days. However, in the case of the booksellers, they were jailed for months without the Hong Kong government knowing at all. Mr Leung also said he would send staff to Beijing to follow up on the case if... Read more
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Salon.com
Hong Kong leader to raise bookseller’s detention with Chinaa small room for months and interrogated about the publishing company’s authors
Hong Kong leader to raise bookseller’s detention with China
Salon.com / Posted 6 days ago
a small room for months and interrogated about the publishing company’s authors and customers. Beijing did not notify the Hong Kong government about Lam and three of his colleagues until Feb. 4. “We believe that there’s room for review and... Read more
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ABC News
Hong Kong Leader to Raise Bookseller's Detention With ChinaExecutive Leung Chun-ying also said Monday officials would review a notificatio
Hong Kong Leader to Raise Bookseller's Detention With China
ABC News / Posted 6 days ago
Executive Leung Chun-ying also said Monday officials would review a notification system that's supposed to alert the Hong Kong government if one of its residents is detained by mainland authorities for illegal activity. Leung told reporters... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Bookseller discusses ordealseek asylum in another country, saying he wants to remain in Hong Kong and cont
Bookseller discusses ordeal
Manila Standard Today / Posted 6 days ago
seek asylum in another country, saying he wants to remain in Hong Kong and continue to speak out. Critics have accused the Hong Kong government of being a Beijing puppet that can no longer protect its own citizens, and are demanding to know what... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Hong Kong bookseller likens China detention to 'Cultural Revolution'seek asylum in another country, saying he wants to remain in Hong Kong and cont
Hong Kong bookseller likens China detention to 'Cultural Revolution'
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 7 days ago
seek asylum in another country, saying he wants to remain in Hong Kong and continue to speak out. Critics have accused the Hong Kong government of being a Beijing puppet that can no longer protect its own citizens, and are demanding to know what... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Hong Kong bookseller likens China detention to 'Cultural Revolution'seek asylum in another country, saying he wants to remain in Hong Kong and cont
Hong Kong bookseller likens China detention to 'Cultural Revolution'
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
seek asylum in another country, saying he wants to remain in Hong Kong and continue to speak out. Critics have accused the Hong Kong government of being a Beijing puppet that can no longer protect its own citizens, and are demanding to know what... Read more
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Rappler
HK bookseller likens China detention to 'Cultural Revolution'seek asylum in another country, saying he wants to remain in Hong Kong and cont
HK bookseller likens China detention to 'Cultural Revolution'
Rappler / Posted 7 days ago
seek asylum in another country, saying he wants to remain in Hong Kong and continue to speak out. Critics have accused the Hong Kong government of being a Beijing puppet that can no longer protect its own citizens and are demanding to know what... Read more
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Fortune
4,000 Hong Kong Protesters Voice Against China on Bookseller Detentionsyears. “We did not see any commitment from the central (Beijing) government. W
4,000 Hong Kong Protesters Voice Against China on Bookseller Detentions
Fortune / Posted 7 days ago
years. “We did not see any commitment from the central (Beijing) government. We have seen absolutely nothing done by the Hong Kong government to ensure the safety of these booksellers,” he said. Hong Kong Secretary for Financial Services and the... Read more
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The Economic Times
4,000 Hong Kong protesters voice against China on bookseller detentionsyears. "We did not see any commitment from the central (Beijing) government. W
4,000 Hong Kong protesters voice against China on bookseller detentions
The Economic Times / Posted 8 days ago
years. "We did not see any commitment from the central (Beijing) government. We have seen absolutely nothing done by the Hong Kong government to ensure the safety of these booksellers," he said. Hong Kong Secretary for Financial Services and the... Read more
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The Star
4,000 Hong Kong protesters voice against China on bookseller detentionsyears. "We did not see any commitment from the central (Beijing) government. W
4,000 Hong Kong protesters voice against China on bookseller detentions
The Star / Posted 8 days ago
years. "We did not see any commitment from the central (Beijing) government. We have seen absolutely nothing done by the Hong Kong government to ensure the safety of these booksellers," he said. Hong Kong Secretary for Financial Services and the... Read more
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Swissinfo
4,000 Hong Kong protesters voice against China on bookseller detentionsyears. "We did not see any commitment from the central (Beijing) government. W
4,000 Hong Kong protesters voice against China on bookseller detentions
Swissinfo / Posted 8 days ago
years. "We did not see any commitment from the central (Beijing) government. We have seen absolutely nothing done by the Hong Kong government to ensure the safety of these booksellers," he said. Hong Kong Secretary for Financial Services and the... Read more
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Reuters
4,000 Hong Kong protesters voice against China on bookseller detentionsyears. "We did not see any commitment from the central (Beijing) government. W
4,000 Hong Kong protesters voice against China on bookseller detentions
Reuters / Posted 8 days ago
years. "We did not see any commitment from the central (Beijing) government. We have seen absolutely nothing done by the Hong Kong government to ensure the safety of these booksellers," he said. Hong Kong Secretary for Financial Services and the... Read more
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The Manila Times
Pressure grows for answers in HK bookseller sagahave expressed “concern,” saying they are attempting to speak to Lam. Pro-demo
Pressure grows for answers in HK bookseller saga
The Manila Times / Posted 8 days ago
have expressed “concern,” saying they are attempting to speak to Lam. Pro-democracy legislators have accused the Hong Kong government of being Beijing’s puppet and have urged authorities to address residents’ concerns. “We thought the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Pressure grows for answers in bookseller sagahave expressed "concern", saying they are attempting to speak to Lam. Pro-demo
Pressure grows for answers in bookseller saga
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 days ago
have expressed "concern", saying they are attempting to speak to Lam. Pro-democracy legislators have accused the Hong Kong government of being Beijing's puppet and have urged authorities to address residents' concerns. "We thought the... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Detention of Hong Kong booksellers sparks protests against Beijingliaison office, Beijing’s representative office in Hong Kong, and protested aga
Detention of Hong Kong booksellers sparks protests against Beijing
The Borneo Post / Posted 8 days ago
liaison office, Beijing’s representative office in Hong Kong, and protested against “cross-border abductions”, saying the Hong Kong government had not done enough to investigate the case. The demonstrators also tossed over the front gate of the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Shanghai Disney officially opens: A peek insideKong Disneyland or push more mainland Chinese to visit the new resort? That’
Shanghai Disney officially opens: A peek inside
Chicago Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
Kong Disneyland or push more mainland Chinese to visit the new resort? That’s the multimillion-dollar question facing Hong Kong government officials and Disney executives as the theme park giant prepares to open its Shanghai resort on June... Read more
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The Manila Times
HK people ‘petrified’ over bookseller revelationsHua Chunying Friday. One pro-democracy lawmaker said Chinese authorities were
HK people ‘petrified’ over bookseller revelations
The Manila Times / Posted 8 days ago
Hua Chunying Friday. One pro-democracy lawmaker said Chinese authorities were acting like “thugs” and accused the Hong Kong government of being a puppet of Beijing. “Hong Kong is being pathetic,” said Claudia Mo of the Civic Party. “It... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
HK protesters outraged as bookseller detentions exposedliaison office, Beijing's representative office in Hong Kong, and protested aga
HK protesters outraged as bookseller detentions exposed
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 9 days ago
liaison office, Beijing's representative office in Hong Kong, and protested against "cross-border abductions", saying the Hong Kong government had not done enough to investigate the case. The demonstrators also tossed over the front gate of the... Read more
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EuroNews
Hong Kong protests over booksellers’ detentions after Lam Wing-kee accuses ChinaBooks where the five men worked, published books that were critical of China’s
Hong Kong protests over booksellers’ detentions after Lam Wing-kee accuses China
EuroNews / Posted 9 days ago
Books where the five men worked, published books that were critical of China’s leaders including President Xi Jinping. The Hong Kong government said in a statement that the police were reaching out to Lam and would take appropriate action. The... Read more
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DW
Protests erupt after Hong Kong bookseller breaks silence on China detention |a concerted operation by the Chinese authorities to go after the booksellers."
Protests erupt after Hong Kong bookseller breaks silence on China detention |
DW / Posted 9 days ago
a concerted operation by the Chinese authorities to go after the booksellers." 'Do not have the authority' Meanwhile, the Hong Kong government said police launched an investigation into Lam's claims. "Law enforcement agencies of the mainland and... Read more
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Quartz
“The world is watching”—appalled reactions to China’s kidnapping of a Hong Kong booksellerbefore. The question is, as the head of Hong Kong, will he [continue to] defend
“The world is watching”—appalled reactions to China’s kidnapping of a Hong Kong bookseller
Quartz / Posted 9 days ago
before. The question is, as the head of Hong Kong, will he [continue to] defend Hong Kong’s autonomy…Eyes are on the Hong Kong government, as well as pro-Beijing politicians, to show that they defend ‘one country, two systems’ rather than... Read more
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Aljazeera
Hong Kong bookseller alleges detention by Chinamonitored 24 hours a day. He was later transferred to Shaoguan, a city in the
Hong Kong bookseller alleges detention by China
Aljazeera / Posted 9 days ago
monitored 24 hours a day. He was later transferred to Shaoguan, a city in the southern Chinese province of Guangdong. The Hong Kong government said in a statement that the police were reaching out to Lam and would take appropriate action. Chinese... Read more
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NBC News
Hong Kong Bookseller Recounts Detention in Mainland Chinaearlier statements he gave to police and his wife that he went to the mainland
Hong Kong Bookseller Recounts Detention in Mainland China
NBC News / Posted 9 days ago
earlier statements he gave to police and his wife that he went to the mainland on his own. In a statement, the Hong Kong government said police were investigating. "Law enforcement agencies of the mainland and overseas do not have the... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Hong Kong bookseller recounts detention in mainland Chinaearlier statements he gave to police and his wife that he went to the mainland
Hong Kong bookseller recounts detention in mainland China
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 9 days ago
earlier statements he gave to police and his wife that he went to the mainland on his own. In a statement, the Hong Kong government said police were investigating. "Law enforcement agencies of the mainland and overseas do not have the... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Hong Kong bookseller recounts detention in mainland Chinaearlier statements he gave to police and his wife that he went to the mainland
Hong Kong bookseller recounts detention in mainland China
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 9 days ago
earlier statements he gave to police and his wife that he went to the mainland on his own. In a statement, the Hong Kong government said police were investigating. "Law enforcement agencies of the mainland and overseas do not have the... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Hong Kong bookseller recounts detention in mainland Chinaearlier statements he gave to police and his wife that he went to the mainland
Hong Kong bookseller recounts detention in mainland China
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 9 days ago
earlier statements he gave to police and his wife that he went to the mainland on his own. In a statement, the Hong Kong government said police were investigating. "Law enforcement agencies of the mainland and overseas do not have the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Hong Kong bookseller recounts detention in mainland Chinaearlier statements he gave to police and his wife that he went to the mainland
Hong Kong bookseller recounts detention in mainland China
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 9 days ago
earlier statements he gave to police and his wife that he went to the mainland on his own. In a statement, the Hong Kong government said police were investigating. "Law enforcement agencies of the mainland and overseas do not have the... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Hong Kong bookseller recounts detention in mainland Chinaearlier statements he gave to police and his wife that he went to the mainland
Hong Kong bookseller recounts detention in mainland China
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 9 days ago
earlier statements he gave to police and his wife that he went to the mainland on his own. In a statement, the Hong Kong government said police were investigating. "Law enforcement agencies of the mainland and overseas do not have the... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Hong Kong bookseller recounts detention in mainland Chinaearlier statements he gave to police and his wife that he went to the mainland
Hong Kong bookseller recounts detention in mainland China
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 9 days ago
earlier statements he gave to police and his wife that he went to the mainland on his own. In a statement, the Hong Kong government said police were investigating. "Law enforcement agencies of the mainland and overseas do not have the... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Hong Kong bookseller recounts detention in mainland Chinaearlier statements he gave to police and his wife that he went to the mainland
Hong Kong bookseller recounts detention in mainland China
Hawaii News Now / Posted 9 days ago
earlier statements he gave to police and his wife that he went to the mainland on his own. In a statement, the Hong Kong government said police were investigating. "Law enforcement agencies of the mainland and overseas do not have the... Read more
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heraldscotland
FirstGroup enlists MTR in battle with Stagecoachwith German-owned Arriva. MTR was created in 1975 to run Hong Kong’s mass tran
FirstGroup enlists MTR in battle with Stagecoach
heraldscotland / Posted 9 days ago
with German-owned Arriva. MTR was created in 1975 to run Hong Kong’s mass transit railway and is 77 per cent owned by the Hong Kong government. It runs metro lines in three Chinese cities, subways in Stockholm and Melbourne, and is also currently... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Hong Kong bookseller recounts China detentionearlier statements he gave to police and his wife that he went to the mainland
Hong Kong bookseller recounts China detention
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 9 days ago
earlier statements he gave to police and his wife that he went to the mainland on his own. In a statement, the Hong Kong government said police were investigating. "Law enforcement agencies of the mainland and overseas do not have the... Read more
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Boston Globe
After Chinese tourist destination folds, the main attraction — monkeys — terrorizes residentsof Tsim Sha Tsui, in what the South China Morning Post referred to as the ‘‘inf
After Chinese tourist destination folds, the main attraction — monkeys — terrorizes residents
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
of Tsim Sha Tsui, in what the South China Morning Post referred to as the ‘‘infamous 2001 Kowloon monkey chase.’’ The Hong Kong government has begun sterilizing the monkeys in the hopes of lowering the population. Chinese wildlife authorities... Read more
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The Columbian
After Chinese tourist destination folds, monkeys terrorize residentscenter of Tsim Sha Tsui, in what the South China Morning Post referred to as th
After Chinese tourist destination folds, monkeys terrorize residents
The Columbian / Posted 9 days ago
center of Tsim Sha Tsui, in what the South China Morning Post referred to as the “infamous 2001 Kowloon monkey chase.” The Hong Kong government has begun sterilizing the monkeys in the hopes of lowering the population. Chinese wildlife authorities... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Hong Kong bookseller recounts detention in mainland Chinaearlier statements he gave to police and his wife that he went to the mainland
Hong Kong bookseller recounts detention in mainland China
The Globe and Mail / Posted 9 days ago
earlier statements he gave to police and his wife that he went to the mainland on his own. In a statement, the Hong Kong government said police were investigating. “Law enforcement agencies of the mainland and overseas do not have the... Read more
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International Business Times
High school hacker arrested for defacing nearly 4,000 websites in the name of Anonymous operation in support of Hong Kong's democratic movement back in 2014. At the t
High school hacker arrested for defacing nearly 4,000 websites in the name of Anonymous
International Business Times / Posted 10 days ago
operation in support of Hong Kong's democratic movement back in 2014. At the time, Anonymous 'declared war' on the Hong Kong government after the alleged mistreatment of protesters during the Occupy Central movement. In a statement at the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Is there enough Chinese demand for a double dose of Mickey Mouse?Hong Kong Disneyland or push more mainland Chinese to visit the new resort? Th
Is there enough Chinese demand for a double dose of Mickey Mouse?
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
Hong Kong Disneyland or push more mainland Chinese to visit the new resort? That’s the multimillion-dollar question facing Hong Kong government officials and Disney executives as the theme park giant prepares to open its Shanghai resort on June... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Is there enough Chinese demand for a double dose of Mickey Mouse?Hong Kong Disneyland or push more mainland Chinese to visit the new resort? Th
Is there enough Chinese demand for a double dose of Mickey Mouse?
Los Angeles Times / Posted 11 days ago
Hong Kong Disneyland or push more mainland Chinese to visit the new resort? That’s the multimillion-dollar question facing Hong Kong government officials and Disney executives as the theme park giant prepares to open its Shanghai resort on June... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Is Asia ready for the electric vehicle revolution?of electric vehicles to reduce street level emissions through a combination of
Is Asia ready for the electric vehicle revolution?
Asian Correspondent / Posted 11 days ago
of electric vehicles to reduce street level emissions through a combination of policies, including generous tax breaks. The Hong Kong government is also planning to have public transport adopt EVs with an ultimate policy objective of running only... Read more
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dna
Challenges the new US $5.5 billion Shanghai Disneyland faces in Chinaits experience in Hong Kong, where its smaller park lost HK$3.8 billion ($490 m
Challenges the new US $5.5 billion Shanghai Disneyland faces in China
dna / Posted 12 days ago
its experience in Hong Kong, where its smaller park lost HK$3.8 billion ($490 million) from 2008 to 2011, according to its Hong Kong government partner. The park turned a small profit from 2012 but fell back into the red last year. For its first... Read more
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The Financial Express
Mickey takes on the locals with Disney’s $5.5 bln Shanghai betits experience in Hong Kong, where its smaller park lost HK$3.8 billion ($490 m
Mickey takes on the locals with Disney’s $5.5 bln Shanghai bet
The Financial Express / Posted 14 days ago
its experience in Hong Kong, where its smaller park lost HK$3.8 billion ($490 million) from 2008 to 2011, according to its Hong Kong government partner. The park turned a small profit from 2012 but fell back into the red last year. For its first... Read more
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The Economic Times
Mickey takes on the local toons with Disney's $5.5 bn Shanghai betits experience in Hong Kong, where its smaller park lost HK$3.8 billion ($490 m
Mickey takes on the local toons with Disney's $5.5 bn Shanghai bet
The Economic Times / Posted 14 days ago
its experience in Hong Kong, where its smaller park lost HK$3.8 billion ($490 million) from 2008 to 2011, according to its Hong Kong government partner. The park turned a small profit from 2012 but fell back into the red last year. For its first... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Mickey takes on the locals with Disney's US$5.5 billion Shanghai betexperience in Hong Kong, where its smaller park lost HKUS$3.8 billion (US$490 m
Mickey takes on the locals with Disney's US$5.5 billion Shanghai bet
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
experience in Hong Kong, where its smaller park lost HKUS$3.8 billion (US$490 million) from 2008 to 2011, according to its Hong Kong government partner. The park turned a small profit from 2012 but fell back into the red last year. For its first... Read more
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The Manila Times
HK student leader acquitted of chargesto harass us,” he told reporters. Wong recently stood trial over another demon
HK student leader acquitted of charges
The Manila Times / Posted 19 days ago
to harass us,” he told reporters. Wong recently stood trial over another demonstration that saw students climb into the Hong Kong government complex on September 26, 2014, triggering wider rallies that exploded two days later when police fired... Read more
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iol.co.za
Hong Kong student leader acquittedLaw, before going into court. Separately, Wong recently stood trial over a dem
Hong Kong student leader acquitted
iol.co.za / Posted 19 days ago
Law, before going into court. Separately, Wong recently stood trial over a demonstration that saw students climb into the Hong Kong government complex on September 26, 2014, triggering wider rallies that exploded two days later when police fired... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Hong Kong teen activist acquitted over 2014 China protestWong were also cleared. Wong is also accused in a separate trial of inciting s
Hong Kong teen activist acquitted over 2014 China protest
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 19 days ago
Wong were also cleared. Wong is also accused in a separate trial of inciting student demonstrators to storm a courtyard at Hong Kong government headquarters in September 2014, leading to a standoff between thousands of supporters and police, who... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Hong Kong teen activist acquitted over 2014 China protestWong were also cleared. Wong is also accused in a separate trial of inciting s
Hong Kong teen activist acquitted over 2014 China protest
KTVB Boise / Posted 19 days ago
Wong were also cleared. Wong is also accused in a separate trial of inciting student demonstrators to storm a courtyard at Hong Kong government headquarters in September 2014, leading to a standoff between thousands of supporters and police, who... Read more
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