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Hong Kong bars British journalist from entering

09 Nov 2018

HONG KONG Hong Kong has barred a Financial Times journalist from entering the city as a visitor, after authorities refused to renew his work visa in October, in a move a British official said undermined free speech.

Macau billionaire revives dormant theme park project, without theme park

18 Oct 2018

MACAU The son of billionaire Macau casino magnate Stanley Ho on Thursday announced the revival of an entertainment project left dormant for eight years, as authorities move to seize idle land in the world's largest gambling hub.

Macau billionaire revives dormant theme park project, without theme park

18 Oct 2018

MACAU, Oct 18 The son of billionaire Macau casino magnate Stanley Ho on Thursday announced the revival of an entertainment project left dormant for eight years, as authorities move to seize idle land in the world's largest gambling hub.

Rising sea levels, storm surges pose risks for Hong Kong's artificial island project

11 Oct 2018

HONG KONG As Hong Kong recovers from one of the strongest typhoons in decades, a controversial plan to build a vast artificial island is facing intense scrutiny from environmental groups, lawmakers and academics who say it will be vulnerable to rising sea levels and storms.

RPT-Rising sea levels, storm surges pose risks for Hong Kong's artificial island project

11 Oct 2018

HONG KONG, Oct 11 As Hong Kong recovers from one of the strongest typhoons in decades, a controversial plan to build a vast artificial island is facing intense scrutiny from environmental groups, lawmakers and academics who say it will be vulnerable to rising sea levels and storms.

Insight: Tidal wave of Chinese marine parks fuels murky cetacean trade

21 Sep 2018

HONG KONG Eight beluga whales jump in unison out of a bright blue indoor pool, flipping their tailfins and spewing fountains of water, as a packed audience cheers and snaps photographs.

Insight: Tidal wave of Chinese marine parks fuels murky cetacean trade

20 Sep 2018

HONG KONG Eight beluga whales jump in unison out of a bright blue indoor pool, flipping their tailfins and spewing fountains of water, as a packed audience cheers and snaps photographs. | Video

Casino firm Landing says unable to contact chairman, market value halves

24 Aug 2018

HONG KONG Landing International Development Ltd said it has been unable to contact its chairman and controlling shareholder for over a day, sending its shares plummeting and wiping off almost half of the casino operator's market value in a two-day selloff.

Global luxury brands again chase China's young, rich and spendthrift

22 Aug 2018

HONG KONG Global luxury brands from Prada to LVMH are investing in China for the first time since a crackdown on conspicuous spending five years ago, focusing on smaller, less developed cities even as the world's second-largest economy slows. | Video

Empty hotels, idle boats - What happens when a Pacific island upsets China

20 Aug 2018

KOROR, Palau Empty hotel rooms, idle tour boats and shuttered travel agencies reveal widening fissures in the tiny Pacific nation of Palau, which is caught in an escalating diplomatic tug-of-war between China and Taiwan. | Video

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