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Business Standard India
Attractive salespeople may scare away customersthe School of Hotel and Tourism Management and director of Center for Hospitali
Attractive salespeople may scare away customers
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
the School of Hotel and Tourism Management and director of Center for Hospitality and Real Estate Research at The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) Business School, and her colleague Robert Wyer, a visiting professor from the department of... Read more
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The Star
Fine-particle pollution linked to higher mortality risk from cancerthat these particulates could have an equivalent effect on cancers elsewhere in
Fine-particle pollution linked to higher mortality risk from cancer
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
that these particulates could have an equivalent effect on cancers elsewhere in the body," said Dr Thuan Quoc Thach of the University of Hong Kong. Dr Thuan is one of the main co-authors of the paper, along with Dr Neil Thomas, from the Institute... Read more
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New Kerala
Air pollutants put you at risk of numerous cancers - newkerala.com #56827mortality from many types of cancer in an elderly Hong Kong population. The stu
Air pollutants put you at risk of numerous cancers - newkerala.com #56827
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
mortality from many types of cancer in an elderly Hong Kong population. The study between the University of Birmingham and University of Hong Kong adds to growing concern around the health risks of prolonged exposure to ambient fine particulate... Read more
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The Manila Times
Faction-fighting in China’s ruling partyXi Jinping is trying to reduce the influence of the Youth League” ahead of the
Faction-fighting in China’s ruling party
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
Xi Jinping is trying to reduce the influence of the Youth League” ahead of the event, China expert Willy Lam of the Chinese University of Hong Kong told Agence France-Presse. The head of state sees the group “as a political threat,” Lam said,... Read more
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PhysOrg
Antibacterial medical implantsof researchers from the Agency for Science, Technology and Research in Singapor
Antibacterial medical implants
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
of researchers from the Agency for Science, Technology and Research in Singapore, Nanyang Technological University and City University of Hong Kong produced a material that not only repelled bacteria but also attracted healthy cells. The base of... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Air pollutants may increase risk of many cancersrisks of prolonged exposure to ambient fine particulate matter, researchers fro
Air pollutants may increase risk of many cancers
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
risks of prolonged exposure to ambient fine particulate matter, researchers from the University of Birmingham in the UK and University of Hong Kong said. Particulate matter is the term for particles found in the air, including hydrocarbons and... Read more
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The Financial Express
Air pollutants may increase risk of many cancers: studyrisks of prolonged exposure to ambient fine particulate matter, researchers fro
Air pollutants may increase risk of many cancers: study
The Financial Express / Posted 4 days ago
risks of prolonged exposure to ambient fine particulate matter, researchers from the University of Birmingham in the UK and University of Hong Kong said. Particulate matter is the term for particles found in the air, including hydrocarbons and... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Xi move on faction suggests China elite struggle: expertsXi Jinping is trying to reduce the influence of the Youth League" ahead of the
Xi move on faction suggests China elite struggle: experts
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
Xi Jinping is trying to reduce the influence of the Youth League" ahead of the event, China expert Willy Lam of the Chinese University of Hong Kong told AFP. The head of state sees the group "as a political threat", Lam said, adding that in the... Read more
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New Kerala
Air pollutants can increase risk of numerous cancers - newkerala.com #56287studies showing an association with mortality from other cancers," said one of
Air pollutants can increase risk of numerous cancers - newkerala.com #56287
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
studies showing an association with mortality from other cancers," said one of the researchers Thuan Quoc Thach from the University of Hong Kong. "We suspected that these particulates could have an equivalent effect on cancers elsewhere in the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Xi move on Communist faction suggests China elite struggle: expertsXi Jinping is trying to reduce the influence of the Youth League” ahead of the
Xi move on Communist faction suggests China elite struggle: experts
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 days ago
Xi Jinping is trying to reduce the influence of the Youth League” ahead of the event, China expert Willy Lam of the Chinese University of Hong Kong told AFP. The head of state sees the group “as a political threat”, Lam said, adding that in the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Andrew Sheng & Xiao Geng: Financing global reflationfunded; they can also propel global recovery. Andrew Sheng is Distinguished Fe
Andrew Sheng & Xiao Geng: Financing global reflation
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
funded; they can also propel global recovery. Andrew Sheng is Distinguished Fellow of the Asia Global Institute at the University of Hong Kong and a member of the UNEP Advisory Council on Sustainable Finance. Xiao Geng, Director of the IFF... Read more
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Medical News Today
Yoga may improve symptoms, quality of life for people with asthmaincluding lead author Dr. Zuyao Yang, of the Jockey Club School of Public Healt
Yoga may improve symptoms, quality of life for people with asthma
Medical News Today / Posted 5 days ago
including lead author Dr. Zuyao Yang, of the Jockey Club School of Public Health and Primary Care at the Chinese University of Hong Kong. More high-quality evidence of yoga's asthma benefits required In an attempt to gain a better... Read more
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New Kerala
Yoga may reduce impact of asthma in your life - newkerala.com #55071exercise may lead to small improvements in asthma quality of life and symptoms,
Yoga may reduce impact of asthma in your life - newkerala.com #55071
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
exercise may lead to small improvements in asthma quality of life and symptoms," said lead author Zuyao Yang from Chinese University of Hong Kong. The study, published in the journal Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, involved 15 randomised... Read more
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Daily Mail
Yoga could help asthma sufferers get their breath backcan cause them The Eastern art could ease symptoms of common respiratory illne
Yoga could help asthma sufferers get their breath back
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
can cause them The Eastern art could ease symptoms of common respiratory illness Research was conducted by the Chinese University of Hong Kong Yoga could help asthma sufferers breathe more easily. Research suggests that the ancient Eastern... Read more
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New Kerala
Yoga may help asthmatics breathe freely - newkerala.com #54985would be needed to draw any firm conclusions about the effects of yoga. Lead a
Yoga may help asthmatics breathe freely - newkerala.com #54985
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
would be needed to draw any firm conclusions about the effects of yoga. Lead author Dr Zuyao Yang from the Chinese University of Hong Kong commented that the findings suggest that yoga exercise may lead to small improvements in asthma... Read more
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University of Queensland
China exchange student adds bilateral diplomacy to resumeas part of a UQ short-term mobility program in 2015. “I completed a short-term
China exchange student adds bilateral diplomacy to resume
University of Queensland / Posted 6 days ago
as part of a UQ short-term mobility program in 2015. “I completed a short-term international finance course at The Chinese University of Hong Kong and loved it,” he said. “From there I changed my exchange destination from the USA to China and have... Read more
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International Business Times
Hong Kong scientists create DNA-modified salmonella bacteria for treating cancer and cause food poisoning. But researchers at the School of Biomedical Sciences
Hong Kong scientists create DNA-modified salmonella bacteria for treating cancer
International Business Times / Posted 7 days ago
and cause food poisoning. But researchers at the School of Biomedical Sciences of Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, have created YB1, an anaerobe bacterium which will grow and reproduce only in oxygen-free... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Philippines presidential candidate draws comparisons to Trumptwo outsider candidates who are doing well,” said Mark Thompson, director of th
Philippines presidential candidate draws comparisons to Trump
Chicago Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
two outsider candidates who are doing well,” said Mark Thompson, director of the Southeast Asia Research Centre at the City University of Hong Kong. Poe had 34%, while Duterte had 33%. Another survey conducted from March 30-April 2 by the firm... Read more
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express
Red alert for CATASTROPHIC MEGAQUAKE as world is hit by one huge tremor A DAY this monthan even bigger one somewhere else, I don’t think so.” Wu Pak-cheuk, who heads
Red alert for CATASTROPHIC MEGAQUAKE as world is hit by one huge tremor A DAY this month
express / Posted 10 days ago
an even bigger one somewhere else, I don’t think so.” Wu Pak-cheuk, who heads the Department of Earth Sciences at the University of Hong Kong, told TIME: "A correlation between the Japanese and Ecuadorian earthquakes was highly unlikely,... Read more
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WA Today
Ming Pao editor fired, worsening Hong Kong press freedom jitterspro-democracy street protests that swept Hong Kong in late 2014. Yuen Chan, a
Ming Pao editor fired, worsening Hong Kong press freedom jitters
WA Today / Posted 12 days ago
pro-democracy street protests that swept Hong Kong in late 2014. Yuen Chan, a senior lecturer in journalism at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, pointed to Keung as one of the reasons Ming Pao was able to maintain a large degree of editorial... Read more
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The Age
Ming Pao editor fired, worsening Hong Kong press freedom jitterspro-democracy street protests that swept Hong Kong in late 2014. Yuen Chan, a
Ming Pao editor fired, worsening Hong Kong press freedom jitters
The Age / Posted 12 days ago
pro-democracy street protests that swept Hong Kong in late 2014. Yuen Chan, a senior lecturer in journalism at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, pointed to Keung as one of the reasons Ming Pao was able to maintain a large degree of editorial... Read more
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The China Post
Ex-Academia Sinica chief calls for respect for processshould now respect the results of the (committee's) vote." He was referring to
Ex-Academia Sinica chief calls for respect for process
The China Post / Posted 13 days ago
should now respect the results of the (committee's) vote." He was referring to an attempt by one of the nominees, City University of Hong Kong President Way Kuo (郭位), to withdraw from the screening process and to be excluded from the shortlist... Read more
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Business Wire
2016 HKU-Citibank University Banking Course Concludes SuccessfullyHONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Citi (NYSE:C) and the University of Hong Kong (HKU)
2016 HKU-Citibank University Banking Course Concludes Successfully
Business Wire / Posted 14 days ago
HONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Citi (NYSE:C) and the University of Hong Kong (HKU) today jointly announced the successful completion of the HKU–Citibank University Banking Course 2015-2016. At the graduation ceremony held today, 48 students from the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Philippine politician's awful rape jokePhilippine version of Donald Trump," wrote Julio C. Teehankee of De La Salle Un
Philippine politician's awful rape joke
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 14 days ago
Philippine version of Donald Trump," wrote Julio C. Teehankee of De La Salle University and Mark R. Thompson, of the City University of Hong Kong. He projects "the look of somebody who could actually deliver on what people need, has that ability... Read more
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Toronto Star
Philippines presidential contender causes uproar with rape victim commentsa many local politicians but unusual in national politics — this cavalier attit
Philippines presidential contender causes uproar with rape victim comments
Toronto Star / Posted 14 days ago
a many local politicians but unusual in national politics — this cavalier attitude makes him a kind of Philippine version of Donald Trump,” wrote Julio C. Teehankee of De La Salle University and Mark R. Thompson, of the City University of Hong... Read more
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PhysOrg
Drug particles can be directed to a specific area using ultrasoundyears, involved a 12-man international interdisciplinary team consisting of NTU
Drug particles can be directed to a specific area using ultrasound
PhysOrg / Posted 14 days ago
years, involved a 12-man international interdisciplinary team consisting of NTU scientists as well as scientists from City University of Hong Kong and Tel Aviv University in Israel. Two NTU undergraduates doing their Final Year Project and one... Read more
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The New Yorker
China’s Editor Provocateurideas, and then heads out the door again—“as sudden and rash as a gust of wind,
China’s Editor Provocateur
The New Yorker / Posted 15 days ago
ideas, and then heads out the door again—“as sudden and rash as a gust of wind,” said Qian, who is now a researcher at the University of Hong Kong. More than one person I know likens the experience of chatting with Hu to being on the receiving end... Read more
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The China Post
Wong to brief lawmakers on OBI Pharma scandalmedia reports have pointed to candidates James Liao, Academia Sinica Vice Presi
Wong to brief lawmakers on OBI Pharma scandal
The China Post / Posted 15 days ago
media reports have pointed to candidates James Liao, Academia Sinica Vice President Wang Fan-sen (王汎森), former dean of National Taiwan University's College of Medicine Chen Ding-shinn (陳定信), and City University of Hong Kong President Way Ku... Read more
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National Post
Story | Business Wire News Releases | News | Financial PostVall d'Hebron, Barcelona, Spain, and Henry L.Y. Chan, MD, Head, Division of Gas
Story | Business Wire News Releases | News | Financial Post
National Post / Posted 18 days ago
Vall d'Hebron, Barcelona, Spain, and Henry L.Y. Chan, MD, Head, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, respectively, are randomized, double-blind, 96-week clinical trials among 1,298 treatment-naïve and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
China Accused of Taiwanese Deportations From Kenyathe Chinese are taking a hard approach to these matters," Joseph Cheng, a schol
China Accused of Taiwanese Deportations From Kenya
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
the Chinese are taking a hard approach to these matters," Joseph Cheng, a scholar of Chinese politics formerly at the City University of Hong Kong, said. "They are saying we can play hard ball, and in places like Kenya we have a lot of influence."... Read more
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Aljazeera
China accused of Taiwanese deportations from Kenyathe Chinese are taking a hard approach to these matters," Joseph Cheng, a schol
China accused of Taiwanese deportations from Kenya
Aljazeera / Posted 20 days ago
the Chinese are taking a hard approach to these matters," Joseph Cheng, a scholar of Chinese politics formerly at the City University of Hong Kong, said. "They are saying we can play hard ball, and in places like Kenya we have a lot of influence."... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Hong Kong's Filipino voters begin casting their votes for presidential electionin the area of fighting corruption and pushing through reforms," said Alejandro
Hong Kong's Filipino voters begin casting their votes for presidential election
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 20 days ago
in the area of fighting corruption and pushing through reforms," said Alejandro Reyes, Visiting Associate Professor at the University of Hong Kong. "Aquino has a mixed record on such issues. Our hope is that we can get a President who can keep us... Read more
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PhysOrg
172 year old Saiwan boundary marker stone foundHKU tutor Mr. Chan Yiu-hung, lecturer Dr. Stephen N.G. Davies, and tutor Mr. Ch
172 year old Saiwan boundary marker stone found
PhysOrg / Posted 22 days ago
HKU tutor Mr. Chan Yiu-hung, lecturer Dr. Stephen N.G. Davies, and tutor Mr. Choi Cho-hong discover B.O. No4. Credit: The University of Hong Kong Teachers and students of Department of Real Estate and Construction of the University of Hong Kong... Read more
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Business Wire
Deliberação sobre a eleição do novo Conselho de Administração e Membros da Liderança da ZTE Corporationem 1976, se formou pela Universidade de Xiamen em 1998, e tem grau de bacharel
Deliberação sobre a eleição do novo Conselho de Administração e Membros da Liderança da ZTE Corporation
Business Wire / Posted 24 days ago
em 1976, se formou pela Universidade de Xiamen em 1998, e tem grau de bacharel em finanças. Também se formou pela City University of Hong Kong em 2007, e tem diploma Master of Arts em Contabilidade Internacional. Bakhlina Cao tem estado... Read more
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PhysOrg
Chemists develop new strategy to synthesize moleculeKey step in the synthetic route to cortistatin A. Credit: The University of Hon
Chemists develop new strategy to synthesize molecule
PhysOrg / Posted 24 days ago
Key step in the synthetic route to cortistatin A. Credit: The University of Hong Kong A team of researchers led by Professor Pauline Chiu from Department of Chemistry, the University of Hong Kong, has successfully achieved a formal total synthesis of... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
China ramps up Panama Papers censorship after leaders' relatives namedinternal party credibility as much as the broader public.” Willy Lam, an exper
China ramps up Panama Papers censorship after leaders' relatives named
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 26 days ago
internal party credibility as much as the broader public.” Willy Lam, an expert in elite Chinese politics from the Chinese University of Hong Kong, said he also believed revelations involving Xi’s brother-in-law could cause real political damage to... Read more
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The Economic Times
Now, a mini-GMAT for working professionalsprovide seats for a management course and EA is accepted by many premier instit
Now, a mini-GMAT for working professionals
The Economic Times / Posted 26 days ago
provide seats for a management course and EA is accepted by many premier institutes like the London School of Business, The University of Hong Kong, Chicago Booth University and other institutes which offer Executive MBA. EA is like a mini-GMAT and... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Small voice of dissent pays big price as China guards its imagepublic opinion about China, and making the party’s voice dominant,” said David
Small voice of dissent pays big price as China guards its image
The Globe and Mail / Posted 26 days ago
public opinion about China, and making the party’s voice dominant,” said David Bandurski, a Chinese media expert at the University of Hong Kong. “They see the control and stability of domestic public opinion as inseparable from the issue of... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Top 100 new universities 2016 – the list in fullof Luxembourg, Luxembourg 2003 15. Pompeu Fabra University, Spain 1990 17. Un
Top 100 new universities 2016 – the list in full
Daily Telegraph / Posted 26 days ago
of Luxembourg, Luxembourg 2003 15. Pompeu Fabra University, Spain 1990 17. University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany 2003 =18. University of Calgary, Canada 1966 =18. Paris-Sud University, France 1971 20. City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong... Read more
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BBC News
How China's wealth is sneaked abroadImage caption Hong Kong's tourist areas are filled with currency exchange shops
How China's wealth is sneaked abroad
BBC News / Posted 26 days ago
Image caption Hong Kong's tourist areas are filled with currency exchange shops Willy Lam, a political analyst at the City University of Hong Kong, says Xi Jinping has portrayed himself as "a purist in terms of morality and frugality". Stashing... Read more
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Aljazeera
Vietnam's assembly 'dismisses' prime ministercriticisms from both conservative and reform elements within the party", Jonath
Vietnam's assembly 'dismisses' prime minister
Aljazeera / Posted 26 days ago
criticisms from both conservative and reform elements within the party", Jonathan London, a Vietnam analyst at the City University of Hong Kong, said in an email interview. Also, Dung's closeness with numerous newly and unusually wealthy... Read more
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dna
Vietnam's prime minister steps down after 10 years in officedrew criticisms from both conservative and reform elements within the party," J
Vietnam's prime minister steps down after 10 years in office
dna / Posted 27 days ago
drew criticisms from both conservative and reform elements within the party," Jonathan London, a Vietnam expert at the City University of Hong Kong, said in an email interview. Also, Dung's closeness with numerous newly and unusually wealthy... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Vietnam’s prime minister steps down after 10 years in officedrew criticisms from both conservative and reform elements within the party,” J
Vietnam’s prime minister steps down after 10 years in office
Manila Bulletin / Posted 27 days ago
drew criticisms from both conservative and reform elements within the party,” Jonathan London, a Vietnam expert at the City University of Hong Kong, said in an email interview. Also, Dung’s closeness with numerous newly and unusually wealthy... Read more
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TribLIVE
Vietnam prime minister to step down after 10 years in officecriticisms from both conservative and reform elements within the party,” said J
Vietnam prime minister to step down after 10 years in office
TribLIVE / Posted 27 days ago
criticisms from both conservative and reform elements within the party,” said Jonathan London, a Vietnam expert at the City University of Hong Kong, said in an email interview. Also, Dung's closeness with numerous newly and unusually wealthy... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Vietnam's prime minister steps down after 10 years in officecriticisms from both conservative and reform elements within the party," said J
Vietnam's prime minister steps down after 10 years in office
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 27 days ago
criticisms from both conservative and reform elements within the party," said Jonathan London, a Vietnam expert at the City University of Hong Kong, said in an email interview. Also, Dung's closeness with numerous newly and unusually wealthy... Read more
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Denver Post
Vietnam prime minister to step down after 10 years in officecriticisms from both conservative and reform elements within the party," said J
Vietnam prime minister to step down after 10 years in office
Denver Post / Posted 27 days ago
criticisms from both conservative and reform elements within the party," said Jonathan London, a Vietnam expert at the City University of Hong Kong, said in an email interview. Also, Dung's closeness with numerous newly and unusually wealthy... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Overseas Chinese activists say families are being targeted over letter to Xi Jinpingwithin mainland China. "The sentiments do overlap with what many people who ar
Overseas Chinese activists say families are being targeted over letter to Xi Jinping
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 27 days ago
within mainland China. "The sentiments do overlap with what many people who are critical of Xi Jinping think," the Chinese University of Hong Kong academic said. "If you add the people affected by the anti-corruption campaign and also relatively... Read more
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National Post
Story | Business Wire News Releases | News | Financial PostCao Wei, born 1976, graduated from Xiamen University in 1998 with a bachelor’s
Story | Business Wire News Releases | News | Financial Post
National Post / Posted 28 days ago
Cao Wei, born 1976, graduated from Xiamen University in 1998 with a bachelor’s degree in finance and from City University of Hong Kong in 2007 with a Master of Arts in International Accounting. Ms. Cao has been involved in financial... Read more
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Business Wire
Resolution on the Election of the New Board of Directors and Leadership Members of ZTE CorporationCao Wei, born 1976, graduated from Xiamen University in 1998 with a bachelor’s
Resolution on the Election of the New Board of Directors and Leadership Members of ZTE Corporation
Business Wire / Posted 28 days ago
Cao Wei, born 1976, graduated from Xiamen University in 1998 with a bachelor’s degree in finance and from City University of Hong Kong in 2007 with a Master of Arts in International Accounting. Ms. Cao has been involved in financial... Read more
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The Hindu
Making an enduring mark in distant landsin the Canadian elections in October 2015. Recently, while I was touring Hong
Making an enduring mark in distant lands
The Hindu / Posted 28 days ago
in the Canadian elections in October 2015. Recently, while I was touring Hong Kong, my host, a faculty member at the University of Hong Kong (HKU), took me to the foyer of the university building to show me the bust of an eminent Indian of... Read more
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