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Guangming Post-Earthquake Reconstruction Project Wins World Building of the Year 2017

Added: 18.11.2017 5:04 | 2 views | 0 comments

The Chinese University of Hong Kong & ’s Post-Earthquake Reconstruction Project in Guangming Village has been named the World Building of the Year for 2017 at the finale gala of the in Berlin.


The Personal Pursuit Of Collecting Rare Books: Chinese Investors Look To Reclaim Their Heritage

Added: 17.11.2017 20:30 | 0 views | 0 comments

While there is a long history of investing in rare books and prints in the West, it’s only recently gained momentum among buyers in China and Hong Kong. This weekend, dealers across the globe are gathering for "China in Print," a rare book, photograph and map fair at the Hong Kong Maritime Museum.

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You have to pay nearly $1 million just to view these apartments

Added: 17.11.2017 10:41 | 1 views | 0 comments

At one Hong Kong apartment complex, it will cost you close to $1 million to just get your foot in the door.


Wife Of British Explorer Missing In Papua New Guinea Speaks Of Family's Worries

Added: 16.11.2017 1:10 | 1 views | 0 comments

The wife of a British explorer missing in Papua New Guinea has said his children keep asking when he will come home, The Guardian reports. Benedict Allen, 57, has failed to return from an expedition to find the Yaifo, one of the few remaining tribes on the planet who have no contact with outsiders. A rescue mission has been launched for the father of three, due to fears he has fallen ill or been caught up in recent heavy rain on the island. He was expected to have returned to the capital, Port Moresby, by Sunday to catch a flight to Hong Kong, where he was scheduled to speak to the Royal Geographical Society. Allen is father to Beatrice, 2, Freddie, 7, and Natalya, 10, and was traveling in...

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FNF ifive mini 4S 8" 32GB Android Tablet for $100 + free s&h from HK

Added: 15.11.2017 20:06 | 2 views | 0 comments

GearBest offers the 12-oz. FNF ifive mini 4S 7.9" 32GB WiFi Android Tablet in Black for $99.99 with free shipping. (Choose "Registered Air Mail - USA Registered" during checkout.) That's the lowest price we could find by $37. It features a Rockchip RK3288 1.6GHz quad-core processor, 7.9" 2048x1536 IPS touchscreen LCD, 2GB RAM, 32GB storage, 8-megapixel rear camera, 2-megapixel front-facing camera, 802.11ac wireless, Bluetooth 4.1, microSD card slot, and Android 6.0.1 OS (Marshmallow). Deal ends November 30.
Note: This item ships from Hong Kong and may require two to four weeks for delivery. The countdown timer on the product page does not reflect an actual expiration time and resets daily.

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Kobayashi to make Formula E debut in Hong Kong

Added: 15.11.2017 9:02 | 2 views | 0 comments

The Japanese driver has been drafted in by the Andretti team and will partner Antonio Felix da Costa in the double-header.BMW DTM driver Tom Blomqvist, who tested with Andretti in pre-season, was named on the team’s full-season entry list published by the FIA earlier this month.However, understands Toyota LMP1 driver Kobayashi has been called up to satisfy team backer ...

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China urged to stop using electroshock therapy to 'convert' LGBT people

Added: 15.11.2017 3:10 | 2 views | 0 comments

Taiwan could soon become the first place in Asia to legalize same-sex marriage, while Hong Kong this month won its bid to host the Gay Games in 2022, another Asian first.
But in mainland China, LGBT people are still being subjected to forced confinement, medication and even electric shock therapy...


Hong Kong soccer fans defy Beijing by booing Chinese national anthem

Added: 14.11.2017 13:09 | 2 views | 0 comments

Hundreds of Hong Kong soccer fans booed and jeered the Chinese national anthem at an Asia Cup qualifier match on Tuesday in defiance of Communist Party rulers in Beijing, while others turned their backs.


Hong Kong Airlines to fly to the Maldives from January

Added: 14.11.2017 10:15 | 4 views | 0 comments

Hong Kong Airlines has announced it will operate a three-time weekly service to the Maldives from January 16th next year. Located in the majestic Indian Ocean, the Maldives is comprised of a series of islands renowned for their natural beauty.


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