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The Middletown Press
Propaganda in China means heavily scripted news conferencesfor state-controlled media. "The Communist Party knows how to play the PR game
The Middletown Press / Posted 16 minutes ago
for state-controlled media. "The Communist Party knows how to play the PR game," said King-Wa Fu, associate professor at Hong Kong University's Journalism and Media Studies Center. "They know the nature of journalism. They need people to speak in... Read more
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Swissinfo
One of the Biggest ICOs Plummets as Manager Spat Heats Upin Tezos,” said Arthur Hayes, a former market maker at Citigroup Inc. who now r
Swissinfo / Posted 25 minutes ago
in Tezos,” said Arthur Hayes, a former market maker at Citigroup Inc. who now runs BitMEX, a bitcoin derivatives venue in Hong Kong. "There’s a lot of public information on what’s going on with a project, but most people are too lazy to do any... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
Secure Messaging App Showdown: WhatsApp Vs. Signalmentality of airports. Imagine my delight then after spending 33-hours trapped
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 52 minutes ago
mentality of airports. Imagine my delight then after spending 33-hours trapped on a Cathay Pacific flight from New York to Hong Kong thanks to bad weather and the bad Chinese government. Welcome to the flight from hell. We're five episodes into... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
There’s a huge problem with the iPhone 8the same problem effecting a user in Greece and there has also been a report of
Geelong Advertiser / Posted an hour ago
the same problem effecting a user in Greece and there has also been a report of the “splitting” defect to come out of Hong Kong. The iPhone 8 was released on September 22 and is the first iPhone to have wireless charging technology but the... Read more
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Adelaide Now
There’s a huge problem with the iPhone 8the same problem effecting a user in Greece and there has also been a report of
Adelaide Now / Posted an hour ago
the same problem effecting a user in Greece and there has also been a report of the “splitting” defect to come out of Hong Kong. The iPhone 8 was released on September 22 and is the first iPhone to have wireless charging technology but the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Why Kiwis are fleeing Australialocal experience. Benjamin Pedley, the son of a New Zealand parent recently re
The Courier Mail / Posted an hour ago
local experience. Benjamin Pedley, the son of a New Zealand parent recently returned to Australia after almost 15 years in Hong Kong and Singapore, said that from a professional standpoint New Zealand had a lot to offer. “On the surface it appears... Read more
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The Courier Mail
China’s plan to take over worldstill exists. One minute Xi says “the policy of ‘one country, two systems’ is
The Courier Mail / Posted an hour ago
still exists. One minute Xi says “the policy of ‘one country, two systems’ is the best solution to the questions of Hong Kong and Macao” but the next says “patriots should play ‘the principal role’ as the Hong Kong people govern Hong Kong... Read more
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News.com.au
There’s a huge problem with the iPhone 8the same problem effecting a user in Greece and there has also been a report of
News.com.au / Posted an hour ago
the same problem effecting a user in Greece and there has also been a report of the “splitting” defect to come out of Hong Kong. The iPhone 8 was released on September 22 and is the first iPhone to have wireless charging technology but the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Qatar will host the 2022 World Cup and here are 12 billion reasons whyNew Zealand and Indonesia — just as they take Ligue 1 to the United States, the
Daily Mail / Posted an hour ago
New Zealand and Indonesia — just as they take Ligue 1 to the United States, the Bundesliga to Australia, Serie A to Hong Kong and La Liga to the entire Asia-Pacific region. Having bought the acquiescence of the clubs, now consider the... Read more
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Mumbrella
Australia is failing to crack the Asian market, publishers toldcountry,” she said. Mahtani: “I don’t think Australia is that far away from th
Mumbrella / Posted an hour ago
country,” she said. Mahtani: “I don’t think Australia is that far away from the rest of Asia” “You don’t have to be in Hong Kong to launch a Cantonese website – we launched out of New York.” The comments were made during a keynote session at... Read more
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Swissinfo
Dollar Down First Day in Four; Kiwi Plunges Amid Political Shiftmost of its decline from the prior session. Global equities dropped sharply, ta
Swissinfo / Posted 2 hours ago
most of its decline from the prior session. Global equities dropped sharply, taking their cue from a more than 1.9% drop in Hong Kong stocks that appeared to be linked to unwinding of leveraged positions USD/JPY was trading at ~112.65 vs session... Read more
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Daily Mail
Want to boost your grades? Turn off your phone, say scientistsSMARTPHONE SEPARATION ANXIETY A separate study by researchers at the Sungkyunk
Daily Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
SMARTPHONE SEPARATION ANXIETY A separate study by researchers at the Sungkyunkwan University and City University of Hong Kong found that smartphone separation anxiety, known as nomophobia, is only getting worse as our digital assistants... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"I Think We Got Away With It": HSBC Trader's Fate Left To Jurors After Damning Phone Recordings Revealeddo all the work and he gets all the glory.” Jurors heard that days later in a
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 hours ago
do all the work and he gets all the glory.” Jurors heard that days later in a call with HSBC forex trader Ed Carmichael in Hong Kong, Johnson told him that HSBC’s London forex trading desk, “just had a bonanza” on the Cairn deal, and described his... Read more
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Daily Mail
Man whose led officials to $20million in his MATTRESS pleads guiltyscheme Cleber Rene Rizerio Rocha was part of a scheme to transfer millions of
Daily Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
scheme Cleber Rene Rizerio Rocha was part of a scheme to transfer millions of dollars to Brazil by laundering cash through Hong Kong Authorities followed him to his apartment in Westborough, Massachusetts, in January and found almost $20million in... Read more
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TheBull
European stocks fall amid Spain crisis; Dow ekes out record(close) Paris - CAC 40: DOWN 0.3 percent at 5,368.29 (close) Tokyo - Nikkei 2
TheBull / Posted 3 hours ago
(close) Paris - CAC 40: DOWN 0.3 percent at 5,368.29 (close) Tokyo - Nikkei 225: UP 0.4 percent at 21,448.52 (close) Hong Kong - Hang Seng: DOWN 1.9 percent at 28,159.09 (close) Shanghai - Composite: DOWN 0.3 percent at 3,370.17... Read more
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Swissinfo
U.S. Stocks Climb With Treasuries as Dollar Slides: Markets Wrapthe safest assets, from the Swiss franc to gold, amid concern over politics in
Swissinfo / Posted 4 hours ago
the safest assets, from the Swiss franc to gold, amid concern over politics in New Zealand and Spain, a sharp drop in Hong Kong shares and the bad news from Apple. That sentiment faded as the U.S. day wore on, amid the prospect for higher... Read more
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BC Local News
Earl Marriott rugby squad aims to ‘Live Like Ben’drawing inspiration from a former South Surrey rugby player this fall, as they
BC Local News / Posted 4 hours ago
drawing inspiration from a former South Surrey rugby player this fall, as they prepare for a spring tour of Australia and Hong Kong. The team has a pair of fundraising events planned – a rugby game this Sunday and an evening of music set for Nov.... Read more
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Business Wire
Piper Jaffray Companies to Hold Management Conference Call to Discuss 2017 Third Quarter Resultsand FINRA; in Europe through Piper Jaffray Ltd., authorized and regulated by th
Business Wire / Posted 4 hours ago
and FINRA; in Europe through Piper Jaffray Ltd., authorized and regulated by the U.K. Financial Conduct Authority; and in Hong Kong through Piper Jaffray Hong Kong Limited, authorized and regulated by the Securities and Futures Commission. Asset... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Buy-The-Black-Monday-Echo-Dip - Stocks Dip & Rip After China Bubble Warningssome reality poked its head out of the cave after PBOC's Zhou raised fears of a
Zero Hedge / Posted 4 hours ago
some reality poked its head out of the cave after PBOC's Zhou raised fears of asset bubbles needing to be controlled, Hong Kong stocks crashed, Spain appeared to invoke Article 155, and AAPL slid on sales concerns... but that did not last long... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Leonardo Da Vinci's 'Male Mona Lisa' can be yours for just $100M (or more)"Savior of the World," is stopping in a few cities around the world for a brief
Detroit Free Press / Posted 5 hours ago
"Savior of the World," is stopping in a few cities around the world for a brief series of public displays that include Hong Kong, London and New York. It is said to be the only one of Da Vinci's 20 known paintings (don't forget, this... Read more
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Swissinfo
Nasdaq Drops on Tech Rout as Oil Falls, Gold Gains: Markets Wrapthe safest assets, from the Swiss franc to gold, amid concern over politics in
Swissinfo / Posted 5 hours ago
the safest assets, from the Swiss franc to gold, amid concern over politics in New Zealand and Spain, a sharp drop in Hong Kong shares and the bad news from Apple. That sentiment faded as the U.S. day wore on, amid the prospect for higher... Read more
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Cloverdale Reporter
Earl Marriott rugby squad aims to ‘Live Like Ben’drawing inspiration from a former South Surrey rugby player this fall, as they
Cloverdale Reporter / Posted 5 hours ago
drawing inspiration from a former South Surrey rugby player this fall, as they prepare for a spring tour of Australia and Hong Kong. The team has a pair of fundraising events planned – a rugby game this Sunday and an evening of music set for Nov.... Read more
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Daily Mail
Dwayne Johnson breaks free from police in a heart-pounding scenethe helicopter, Dwayne was seen surrounded by a group of men, including two wea
Daily Mail / Posted 5 hours ago
the helicopter, Dwayne was seen surrounded by a group of men, including two wearing what appeared to be the uniforms of Hong Kong paramedics. Written and helmed by Rawson Marshall Thurber - director of We're The Millers - Skyscraper comes out... Read more
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Peace Arch News
Earl Marriott rugby squad aims to ‘Live Like Ben’drawing inspiration from a former South Surrey rugby player this fall, as they
Peace Arch News / Posted 5 hours ago
drawing inspiration from a former South Surrey rugby player this fall, as they prepare for a spring tour of Australia and Hong Kong. The team has a pair of fundraising events planned – a rugby game this Sunday and an evening of music set for Nov.... Read more
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FOX Business
Man whose led officials to $20M in box spring pleads guiltysay Rocha was part of a scheme to transfer millions of dollars to Brazil by lau
FOX Business / Posted 5 hours ago
say Rocha was part of a scheme to transfer millions of dollars to Brazil by laundering the cash through Hong Kong. The money was from TelexFree, a defunct internet phone company authorities say was a massive pyramid... Read more
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FOX Business
Man whose led officials to $20M in box spring pleads guiltysay Rocha was part of a scheme to transfer millions of dollars to Brazil by lau
FOX Business / Posted 5 hours ago
say Rocha was part of a scheme to transfer millions of dollars to Brazil by laundering the cash through Hong Kong. The money was from TelexFree, a defunct internet phone company authorities say was a massive pyramid... Read more
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CNET
Guess what's the lowest rated Apple product in Apple's online store? (Hint: It's a tie.)if it was cheaper then I'd be ok with it breaking in like a year, but it's too
CNET / Posted 6 hours ago
if it was cheaper then I'd be ok with it breaking in like a year, but it's too overpriced for its quality." Thomas W from Hong Kong wrote: "I must have gone through 10 of these cables. It's always the same - you buy them, they work fine. But after... Read more
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Swissinfo
U.S. Stocks Pare Drop, Treasuries Rise With Gold: Markets Wrapthe safest assets, from the Swiss franc to gold, amid concern over politics in
Swissinfo / Posted 6 hours ago
the safest assets, from the Swiss franc to gold, amid concern over politics in New Zealand and Spain, a sharp drop in Hong Kong shares and the bad news from Apple. That sentiment faded as the U.S. day wore on, amid the prospect for higher... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Brazilian who led US to $17 million under mattress pleads guiltywould be sent to the United States to deliver the money in increments to the wi
Eye Witness News / Posted 6 hours ago
would be sent to the United States to deliver the money in increments to the witness, who would send it to accounts in Hong Kong where it would be transferred to Brazil, prosecutors said. In December, Casula sent Rocha to the United States to... Read more
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Billboard
Around The World With EDEN: An Exclusive Guide to the Irish Artist's Striking Self-Shot & Directed 'Start//End' Videolast thing I expected was a view like that -- I think it’s probably one of my f
Billboard / Posted 6 hours ago
last thing I expected was a view like that -- I think it’s probably one of my favorite spots in the world now. I went to Hong Kong for the first time in 2014. While I was there, I bought my first video camera, and that really kicked off my... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Timberland reveals a depressing truth about millennials' future in a new adTimberland has a new ad in Hong Kong touting the resilience of its boots. The
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 7 hours ago
Timberland has a new ad in Hong Kong touting the resilience of its boots. The ad also makes reference to the fact that "you're never going to be able to retire." This dark humor has a kernel of truth in it. Timberland's new ad is a bit... Read more
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The Manila Times
Most Asia stocks up after Wall St recordsHONG KONG: The seemingly unending run of records on Wall Street continued to he
The Manila Times / Posted 7 hours ago
HONG KONG: The seemingly unending run of records on Wall Street continued to help Asian markets on Thursday, with Tokyo also buoyed by a weaker yen but Shanghai slipped after data showed China’s economic growth moderating. Another positive day of... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Stand-up comedy is the new ‘in’ thingto try his hand in producing stand-up comedy shows in Manila. He brought in pop
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 hours ago
to try his hand in producing stand-up comedy shows in Manila. He brought in popular Indian comedian, Vivek Mahbubani, from Hong Kong and the show left a packed crowd in stitches at the Treehouse Tavern in Makati. Then, Budhrani produced the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Western Union ties up with Pera Hubfirst eight months came from the US, Saudi Arabia, UAE, Singapore, Japan, the U
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 hours ago
first eight months came from the US, Saudi Arabia, UAE, Singapore, Japan, the United Kingdom, Qatar, Kuwait, Germany and Hong Kong. The BSP has pegged the projected growth in personal and cash remittances at four percent this year. LBC Express... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Ed Sheeran show: On or off?arms. “Sadly, this means that the following shows will not be able to go ahead
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 hours ago
arms. “Sadly, this means that the following shows will not be able to go ahead as planned: Taipei, Osaka, Seoul, Tokyo and Hong Kong. I’m waiting to see how the healing progresses before we have to decide on shows beyond that. Please stay tuned for... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Wigan Athletic takeover updateWhat's being said in the forum now? It is believed that a Hong Kong consortium
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 7 hours ago
What's being said in the forum now? It is believed that a Hong Kong consortium`s £20 million takeover of Wigan Athletic may only be completed in January. The potential new owners, who are rumoured to be gambling and betting firm K8 group, have been... Read more
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The Daily Record
Rena Hozore Reiss | Marriott Int’l.and associate general counsel. In her most recent role, Reiss led a global leg
The Daily Record / Posted 8 hours ago
and associate general counsel. In her most recent role, Reiss led a global legal team with offices in Chicago, Zurich, Hong Kong,Beijing and Delhi supporting all facets of Hyatt’s business, including worldwide development, compliance and... Read more
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The Hill
The truth about DACA is uglier than we've been toldThose include the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and Ireland. A
The Hill / Posted 8 hours ago
Those include the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and Ireland. A large number of applicants are from India, Hong Kong and the Philippines, where there are enormous English-speaking communities. Other statistics also undermine claims... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Timberland reveals a depressing truth about millennials' future in a new adTimberland has a new ad in Hong Kong touting the resilience of its boots. The
Stamford Advocate / Posted 8 hours ago
Timberland has a new ad in Hong Kong touting the resilience of its boots. The ad also makes reference to the fact that "you're never going to be able to retire." This dark humor has a kernel of truth in it. Timberland's new ad is a bit... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Timberland reveals a depressing truth about millennials' future in a new adTimberland has a new ad in Hong Kong touting the resilience of its boots. The
Connecticut Post / Posted 8 hours ago
Timberland has a new ad in Hong Kong touting the resilience of its boots. The ad also makes reference to the fact that "you're never going to be able to retire." This dark humor has a kernel of truth in it. Timberland's new ad is a bit... Read more
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The Hindu
China’s central bank warns of ‘Minsky moment’ as economy powers aheadin Beijing) on the need to start reining in credit growth,” said Louis Kuijs, h
The Hindu / Posted 8 hours ago
in Beijing) on the need to start reining in credit growth,” said Louis Kuijs, head of Asia economics at Oxford Economics in Hong Kong. “It’s not really up to (the central bank)... We would have to look at what the leadership says about these... Read more
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Business Standard India
In first trading session of Samvat 2074, Sensex dives 194 pts50 index fell 64.3, or 0.63% to close at 10,147. The fall in the market was on
Business Standard India / Posted 9 hours ago
50 index fell 64.3, or 0.63% to close at 10,147. The fall in the market was on account of a global sell-off which saw the Hong Kong market tumble the most this year and the European equities fall the most in two months. Market players said some... Read more
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Swissinfo
Stocks Slide From Records as Volatility Bubbles Up: Markets Wrapled by a decline in technology companies. The Stoxx Europe 600 Index fell the m
Swissinfo / Posted 9 hours ago
led by a decline in technology companies. The Stoxx Europe 600 Index fell the most in almost two months after a selloff in Hong Kong shares. The jump in volatility sent the VIX index to a five-week high. Oil dropped for the first time in five days.... Read more
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Daily Mail
Incredible footage shows the world's longest sea bridgea whopping 34 MILES over the water in China Construction workers are carrying
Daily Mail / Posted 9 hours ago
a whopping 34 MILES over the water in China Construction workers are carrying out the last step in completing the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge A recent video captures the sheer size of the £12 billion traffic link spanning over the South... Read more
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Business Wire
Element AI Joins Partnership on AI to Shape and Design Best PracticesArticle 19, Berkeley CHAI, doteveryone, Fraunhofer IAO, Future of Life Institut
Business Wire / Posted 9 hours ago
Article 19, Berkeley CHAI, doteveryone, Fraunhofer IAO, Future of Life Institute, Hastings Center at Yale University, Hong Kong University Electronic & Computer Engineering, Markkula Center for Applied Ethics, Omidyar Network, Oxford Internet... Read more
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Mashable
Here's the $30 billion startup you've probably never heard ofbuilt on the stomachs of 1.4 billion people,” said Keith Pogson, global assuran
Mashable / Posted 9 hours ago
built on the stomachs of 1.4 billion people,” said Keith Pogson, global assurance leader for banking and capital markets in Hong Kong at consultant EY. Wang started Meituan.com in 2010 as a group-buying site similar to Groupon Inc., where people... Read more
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Billboard
The Unlikely Story of How INXS Came to Rule the Late '80s With 'Kick'record written by Farriss and Hutchence without input from the other members. T
Billboard / Posted 9 hours ago
record written by Farriss and Hutchence without input from the other members. The two booked a trip to Hutchence’s native Hong Kong in search of inspiration for “an album in which every song could be a single,” says Farriss. There, they often... Read more
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Reuters
With tears and song, China welcomes Xi as great, wise leaderChina and the party would further consolidate his power, said Ryan Manuel, a Ch
Reuters / Posted 10 hours ago
China and the party would further consolidate his power, said Ryan Manuel, a Chinese politics expert at the University of Hong Kong. “This is a good umbrella for him to just keep saying whatever he wants and the system having to respond and study... Read more
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Business Standard India
Google most authentic brand in India: Cohn & Whiteconducted in May and June this year, with over 15,000 respondents in 15 markets
Business Standard India / Posted 11 hours ago
conducted in May and June this year, with over 15,000 respondents in 15 markets -- Brazil, Canada, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Italy, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom and the United S... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Sars intercepts drugs and illegal goods at King Shaka Airportwas seized after touching down from Lagos. In the final incident over 7,000 co
Eye Witness News / Posted 11 hours ago
was seized after touching down from Lagos. In the final incident over 7,000 counterfeit shirts also headed to Durban from Hong Kong were intercepted at the airport. Spokesperson Sandile Memela said: “The content of the shipment was found to be... Read more
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