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China reports no growth in industrial capacity utilization

BEIJING, China - China’s industrial capacity utilization rate was largely unchanged in the third quarter, according to the country’s National ...

World's longest sea bridge opened in China

Hong Kong [Hong Kong], Oct 23 (ANI): Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday officially inaugurated the Hong Kong-Zhuhai sea-crossing bridge ...

CA rejects corruption allegations against players

Melbourne [Australia], Oct 22 (ANI): Cricket Australia (CA) has denied all the corruption charges levied against their players by Qatar-based ...

China says top Macau official falls to death from building

China's head representative to Macau died after a fall from his residential building, the central government said on Sunday. Zheng ...

China Top Official in Macau Dies in Fall From Building

BEIJING - China's top representative to Macau died late Saturday after falling from the building where he lived, the Chinese ...

Shardul Thakur faces seven weeks of rehab

12:27 AM ET Shardul Thakur is expected to spend at least seven weeks in rehab after picking up a right ...

China Evergrande seeks US$1.5b via HK tower financing

HONG KONG: Highly leveraged property firm China Evergrande Group is in talks with financial institutions to raise about $1.5 billion ...

Watch: Meet Hong Kong Cricket's Very Own Paul Adams

Former South African cricketer Paul Adams was known for his unorthodox, unique bowling action during his playing days. There were ...

James Lau to visit Europe

Secretary for Financial Services & the Treasury James Lau will visit Frankfurt and Zurich from October 23 to promote Hong ...

news.gov.hk - Schools to get typhoon grant

Schools can submit applications for a special grant to help with the extra cost of recovery works following Typhoon Mangkhut, ...

news.gov.hk - Gov't to give storm clean-up update

Chief Secretary Matthew Cheung says he will be joined by the relevant officials to update lawmakers on the Government’s clean-up ...

news.gov.hk - KS Wong tours US green facilities

Secretary for the Environment KS Wong has attended the Global Climate Action Summit's opening plenary in San Francisco and visited the ...

news.gov.hk - Organisations pledge green support

More than 40 organisations from various sectors pledged their support for green events at a ceremony today.   They committed ...

news.gov.hk - Meteorological pact signed

The Hong Kong Observatory and the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) have signed an agreement to strengthen meteorological co-operation.   Observatory ...

news.gov.hk - Carrie Lam meets WMO chief

Chief Executive Carrie Lam met Secretary General of the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) Prof Petteri Taalas at the Chief Executive's ...

news.gov.hk - 33 pollution convictions in Sept

The Environmental Protection Department recorded 33 convictions for pollution offences in September.   Seven convictions were for air pollution, five ...

news.gov.hk - September marked by typhoon

September was marked by the passage of Typhoon Mangkhut, which triggered the No. 10 Hurricane Signal, the Hong Kong Observatory ...

news.gov.hk - KS Wong visits wood collection area

Secretary for the Environment KS Wong today visited an area set aside for temporary wood waste collection in the Kai Tak ...

news.gov.hk - Recycling supporters commended

More than 200 organisations from the public and private sectors have been commended for their support for the local recycling ...

news.gov.hk - Coastal clean-up held

The Agriculture, Fisheries & Conservation Department held a coastal clean-up campaign at Sharp Island in Sai Kung today in support ...

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Hong Kong stock index drops 778 points

SYDNEY, Australia - Geopolitical concerns weighed on stock markets in Asia on Tuesday while regionally a rebound in Chinese stocks ...

Regional cooperation in Asia Pacific necessary, says report

METRO MANILA, Philippines - Regional cooperation is increasingly necessary to tackle a rising number of cross-border challenges in Asia and ...

Saudi's crucial annual conference website hacked, defaced

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - Amid mounting global pressure to come clean on the circumstances surrounding the death of its veteran ...

Uber to appeal Singapore competition watchdog's penalty

SINGAPORE - Months after Uber Technologies sold its Southeast Asian business to the Singapore-based firm Grab, both the companies were ...

Chinese government adds to tax deductions

BEIJING, China – In a bid to boost the economy, China is to allow an increasing number of items as ...

China reports no growth in industrial capacity utilization

BEIJING, China - China’s industrial capacity utilization rate was largely unchanged in the third quarter, according to the country’s National ...

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