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  • Girl sought over Hong Kong diamond heist
    26-01-2015
    Hong Kong police are hunting a girl aged between 12 and 14 years old over the theft of a diamond necklace worth more than HK$36 million ($A5.7 million) from a luxury jewellery store.
  • Toxic pollution in Hong Kong creates gorgeous neon-blue algae
    26-01-2015
    The trippy indigo glow lighting up Hong Kong’s darkened shores doesn’t look like the handiwork of pig manure, fertiliser, and sewage. But that nutrient-packed combo is exactly what’s feeding the colony of bioluminescent Noctiluca scintillans, a single-cell organism that has bloomed in Hong Kong’s waters more and more frequently of late.
  • Hong Kong media tycoon arrested over protests
    23-01-2015
    Police arrested and then released tycoon Jimmy Lai, who said he had been accused of two offences during pro-democracy protests last year - "organising and assembling an illegal assembly, and participating in an illegal assembly".
  • Hong Kong's ties to China: good or bad?
    23-01-2015
    On one hand the influx of mainlanders to Hong Kong to save and invest and the city's position as gateway to China underpins its role as a wealth ...
     
  • Hong Kong stays 6th on Asia's livability index
    23-01-2015
    Hong Kong remains Asia's sixth most livable location, but has fallen to 33rd place in the global ranking, a report said on Thursday.