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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

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

20 Aug 2018

* China seen as key investor ahead of U.S. Compact expiration

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

19 Aug 2018

* China seen as key investor ahead of U.S. Compact expiration

Macau authorities adopt over 600 greyhounds from closed dog track

20 Jul 2018

HONG KONG Authorities in Macau, the world's largest gambling hub, said they will care for more than 600 greyhounds after their owner renounced them ahead of the closure of China's only dog-racing track on Saturday.

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