irt-crusted WWI grenade found among potatoes in Calbee Hong Kong snack factory
HONG KONG - Hong Kong police on Saturday (Feb 2) defused a World War I hand grenade that was found hidden in a pile of potatoes at a potato chip factory owned by popular Japanese snack maker Calbee .. Read more at straitstimes.com.
Triad Trails: Former secret society members lead tour on Chinatown’s seedy past
SINGAPORE — Pointing to a row of shophouses along Pagoda Street leading up to Chinatown MRT Station, a heavily-tattooed man tells the group behind him that the shops used to be opium dens in the 19th century.
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Hong Kong: Shares extend gains at open[HONG KONG] Hong Kong stocks rose in the opening minutes on Friday as the US and China hailed as positive trade talks between top officials, while Donald Trump said 'tremendous progress' had been made. Read more at The Business Times.
Singapore lenders beat Hong Kong peers with higher proportion of tech job postings: pollSINGAPORE banks are hiring a larger proportion of technology specialists than their Hong Kong counterparts in 2018. Some 20 per cent of Singapore bank job postings are technology-related, compared to 5 per cent for Hong Kong lenders, according to a census by labour market intelligence startup JobTech. Read more at The Business Times.
Hong Kong: Stocks open with gains[HONG KONG] Hong Kong stocks rose in the opening minutes Monday, at the start of a crucial week that sees high-level China-US trade talks, the release of key data across the globe and another Brexit vote. Read more at The Business Times.
Hong Kong: Stocks start day with losses[HONG KONG] Hong Kong stocks fell slightly in the first few minutes of Wednesday as nervous investors await the conclusion of a Federal Reserve policy meeting, while Chinese and US officials prepare for crucial trade talks. Read more at The Business Times.
Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam shrugs off calls to quit but pledges to shed elitist mindsetChief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor shrugged off calls on Wednesday for her resignation, but promised to reflect on intense criticism over her government’s handling of controversial welfare policy issues and learn lessons about humility and shedding an elitist mindset. Hong Kong’s leader appeared
Hong Kong: Stocks rally at open[HONG KONG] Hong Kong shares opened with healthy gains on Thursday after the Federal Reserve signalled it would slow down its pace of interest rate hikes. Read more at The Business Times.
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Hong Kong gifts Pakistan a culinary starHONG KONG: A pair of his father's old tandoor ovens helped Hong Kong restaurateur Asim Hussain achieve a dream - the world's first Michelin star ...
Hong Kong: Shares start the week with marginal gains[HONG KONG] Hong Kong stocks finished flat Monday after swinging in and out of positive territory as investors look ahead to a key week that includes China-US trade talks, another Brexit vote and a Federal Reserve policy meeting. Read more at The Business Times.
Hong Kong: Shares finish with gains[HONG KONG] Hong Kong stocks ended slightly higher Wednesday as investors look ahead to the end of a Federal Reserve policy meeting and the start of crunch China-US trade talks. Read more at The Business Times.