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  • Fund plan brings benefits
    Secretary for Financial Services & the Treasury Prof KC Chan says mutual recognition of funds between Hong Kong and the Mainland can drive Hong Kong into being a regional fund management...
  • CE welcomes fund plan
    Chief Executive CY Leung today welcomed the mutual recognition of funds arrangement between Hong Kong and the Mainland, saying it facilitates cross-boundary investment.   The plan will b...
  • FS hails fund recognition plan
    Financial Secretary John Tsang has welcomed the signing of a Memorandum of Regulatory Co-operation related to the mutual recognition of funds arrangement between Hong Kong and the Mainla...
  • Retirement protection meeting held
    The Commission on Poverty held a meeting today, chaired by Chief Secretary Carrie Lam, to discuss retirement protection.   Members were briefed on the social security system and the elde...
  • Airport officials appointed
    Jack So will take up the position of Airport Authority Chairman for three years from June 1, the Government announced today.   Secretary for Transport & Housing Prof Anthony Cheung said ...


  • Police investigate Mini Cooper deaths
    Police are investigating the deaths of a 17-year-old girl and her 48-year-old mother after they were found unconscious in a Mini Cooper in Ma On Shan on Friday. Firefighters broke into th...
  • Venezuelan currency plunges in grey trading
    Venezuelans have been rushing to buy US dollars after the value of the country's currency, the Bolivar dropped sharply according to unofficial exchange rates. One respected website, Dolar...
  • Officials 'sexually coerced women cricketers'
    Sri Lanka's sports ministry says an investigation has found evidence that members of the national women's cricket team had been forced to perform sexual favours for officials in order to ...
  • IS claims deadly Saudi mosque attack
    The Islamic State group says it carried out a deadly suicide bomb attack at a Shia mosque in Saudi Arabia's Eastern Province. About 20 people were killed and over 100 injured in the blast...
  • Yellen says interest rate rise likely this year
    The head of the US Federal Reserve, Janet Yellen, has said interest rates are likely to start rising at some point this year. But Mrs Yellen said she wants to see further improvement in t...

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China Daily (HK Edition)

  • Retailer takes downturn in its stride
    Upmarket Swiss watch retailer F.P. Journe seems to be bucking the lethargic luxury-brand sales trend as affluent mainland clients take a break from their past lavish spending pattern.
  • Going smart? Just 'tie the knot'
    Languishing under battered fortunes in a crestfallen housing market, mainland homes builders have resorted to "walking down the aisle" with the nation's Internet barons in a purportedly d...
  • GOME plans stores blitz in smaller mainland cities
    GOME Electrical Appliances Holding Ltd - one of the largest privately-owned, electrical-appliance retailers on the mainland - is determined to stake out its claim as an industry leader, ...
  • CNOOC vows strict cost controls
    China National Offshore Oil Corp (CNOOC) - the mainland's third-biggest State-owned oil company - has pledged to exercise extra prudence in its operations and resort to strict cost contro...
  • IN BRIEF (Page 7)
    Lenovo beats Q1 estimates

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  • China ramps up charges against Zhou
    China's Supreme People's Court has accused former security czar Zhou Yongkang of involvement in unofficial political activities with jailed former Chongqing party boss Bo Xilai, in an app...
  • '100 dead' in Myanmar fighting
    Intense fighting between Myanmar government troops and rebel forces in the northern Shan State region of Kokang in recent days has left more than 100 people dead, the majority of them on ...
  • Tunisian president vows no mercy
    Shortly after attackers killed at least 19 people, including 17 foreign tourists, in an attack on a museum in Tunisia's capital, newly elected President Beji Caid Essebsi told the nation ...
  • SPENGLER Israel's 'referendum' on 'two-state solution'
    Why did so many Israeli voters switch their allegiance to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu just before this week's election? The answer is simple and obvious: most of those small-party v...
  • Russia, S Ossetia sign 'integration' pact
    Seven years after Russia recognized Georgia's breakaway region of South Ossetia as an independent state, Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed an "alliance and integration treaty" w...

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Global ReportsGlobal Reports

  • Indonesia girl back with family after 2004 tsunami
    A girl who was swept away in the Indian Ocean tsunami seven years ago said Friday she broke down in tears this week after tracking down her parents, who had long lost hope of finding her...
  • Not just NKorea, political dynasties are all over
    If North Korea's new leader is looking for advice on how to carry on his family's dynasty, he could turn to Rahul Gandhi, who is on a quest to become the fourth generation of h...
  • Chinese villagers demand release of detainees
    Protesters gathered Saturday outside a town hall in southern China to appeal for the release of people detained during demonstrations over a planned power plant expansion, a witness said.
  • Social networking booming in Egypt, Russia
    A new survey shows people in poorer countries send text messages more often than those in wealthier countries. Men in Spain and Germany access the Internet on their phones twice as much ...
  • Faces of the recession: homeless children
    The National Center on Family Homelessness said 1.6 million children were living on the streets of the United States in 2010 or in shelters, motels and doubled-up with other families. Th...

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