University students in Hong Kong fume over influx of mainland Chinese visitors taking campus tours.
Students from several universities in Hong Kong are angry over a recent influx of mainland Chinese tour groups, which they say are disrupting their daily lives on campus. The visitors have prompted one institution to step up campus management measures, such as recording the details of travel coaches
Not desirable to move ministers after less than a year, but situation ‘can’t be helped’: PM Lee
SINGAPORE — It is not desirable to give Cabinet ministers short stints in their portfolios owing to the disruption it can cause, but such moves are sometimes necessary, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said on Friday (April 23).
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.
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.
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 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: 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.
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.
Hong Kong: Stocks end on a high[ HONG KONG ] Hong Kong shares rose Thursday, tracking regional gains 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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Hiker dies after collapsing near top of tallest peak in Hong KongA 26-year-old man has died after passing out while hiking near the summit of Hong Kong ’s tallest peak. Emergency services were called to the top of Tai Mo Shan, in Tai Mo Shan Country Park, shortly before 9am on Friday, when police received a call from the hiker’s friend. Police said initial investigation