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Man carries 1000 diamonds in his shoes, arrested in China's Shenzen City - inUth.com;

Man carries 1000 diamonds in his shoes, arrested in China's Shenzen City - inUth.com

inUth.comMan carries 1000 diamonds in his shoes, arrested in China's Shenzen CityinUth.comAn attempt of smuggling has been busted by the Shenzhen City police on March 22. A young man has been caught trying to smuggle more than 1,000 diamonds into Shenzhen City from neighbouring Hong Kong by hiding them in his shoes. As reported the ...and more »

Hong Kong shares end flat as China Mobile drops, developers gain - Nikkei Asian Review

Hong Kong shares end flat as China Mobile drops, developers gainNikkei Asian ReviewHONG KONG (NewsRise) -- Hong Kong shares ended little changed Thursday as investors digested a handful of earnings reports, with losses for heavyweight stocks such as China Mobile and Tencent Holdings countering gains by AAC Technologies ...and more »

Man caught smuggling 1000 diamonds by Chinese border control after he was spotted 'walking in pain' - Daily Mail;

Man caught smuggling 1000 diamonds by Chinese border control after he was spotted 'walking in pain' - Daily Mail

Daily MailMan caught smuggling 1000 diamonds by Chinese border control after he was spotted 'walking in pain'Daily MailWatchful customs officers were surprised to find over 1,000 diamonds in the insoles of a young man from southern China. The smuggler attempted to sneak diamonds totaling 213 carats from Hong Kong to Shenzhen in mainland China on March 13, the ...and more »

China: Man Stopped at Customs with 1000 Diamonds in His Shoes - Israel Diamond Portal;

China: Man Stopped at Customs with 1000 Diamonds in His Shoes - Israel Diamond Portal

Israel Diamond PortalChina: Man Stopped at Customs with 1000 Diamonds in His ShoesIsrael Diamond PortalThere's always a first for everything: according to several Chinese news sources, a man tried to breeze through a Shenzhen immigration control point with 1,000 diamonds hidden in his shoes. According to the reports, customs officials saw the man ...and more »

Hong Kong Stocks Little Changed as China Mobile Drags on Market - Bloomberg

Hong Kong Stocks Little Changed as China Mobile Drags on MarketBloombergHong Kong stocks were steady after erasing earlier gains as China Mobile Ltd. and Tencent Holdings Ltd. dragged the benchmark gauge lower. The Hang Seng Index was little changed at 24,327.70 at the close. China Mobile slumped 3.4 percent after its ...and more »

Hong Kong stocks weighed by Tencent, China Mobile as profits disappoint - Economic Times;

Hong Kong stocks weighed by Tencent, China Mobile as profits disappoint - Economic Times

Economic TimesHong Kong stocks weighed by Tencent, China Mobile as profits disappointEconomic TimesHong Kong's benchmark stock index struggled on Thursday as strength in Chinese real estate developers was offset by weakness in some blue chips as their earnings reports disappointed investors. The benchmark Hang Seng index erased initial gains and ...and more »

HK, China: Stocks end marginally higher - THE BUSINESS TIMES;

HK, China: Stocks end marginally higher - THE BUSINESS TIMES

THE BUSINESS TIMESHK, China: Stocks end marginally higherTHE BUSINESS TIMES[HONG KONG] Stocks in Hong Kong ended barely moved on Thursday, unable to maintain earlier gains after the previous day's hefty losses, with investors awaiting a key vote on US healthcare reform later in the day. The Hang Seng Index edged up 7.29 ...and more »

The Unlikely Populist: John Tsang's Fight for Hong Kong's Top Job - TIME;

The Unlikely Populist: John Tsang's Fight for Hong Kong's Top Job - TIME

TIMEThe Unlikely Populist: John Tsang's Fight for Hong Kong's Top JobTIMEJohn Tsang, the former Financial Secretary of Hong Kong, is enjoying himself. It's a Saturday afternoon in what the territory considers springtime — humid skies grey and heavy with pollution from mainland China; not particularly warm but not really ...and more »

Smuggler with 1000 Diamonds in His Shoes Caught at Shenzhen Border - That's Online (registration);

Smuggler with 1000 Diamonds in His Shoes Caught at Shenzhen Border - That's Online (registration)

That's Online (registration)Smuggler with 1000 Diamonds in His Shoes Caught at Shenzhen BorderThat's Online (registration)Last week a man was caught trying to smuggle more than 1000 diamonds into Shenzhen by stuffing them into the soles of his shoes, bringing to mind a certain Paul Simon song. On March 13, customs officers at the Luohu checkpoint noticed that the young ...and more »

Man caught with 1000 diamonds in shoes - The Indian Express;

Man caught with 1000 diamonds in shoes - The Indian Express

The Indian ExpressMan caught with 1000 diamonds in shoesThe Indian ExpressCustoms officials in Shenzhen in Guangdong province found 212.9 carats of diamonds hidden inside the shoes of a person when he passed through Luohu port. 0. Shares. Facebook · Twitter · Google Plus · Whatsapp. By: IANS | Shenzhen | Updated: March ...and more »

China-backed bank approves 13 new members - Yahoo News;

China-backed bank approves 13 new members - Yahoo News

Yahoo NewsChina-backed bank approves 13 new membersYahoo NewsThe China-backed Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) said Thursday it has approved 13 new prospective members including Canada, in a coup for Beijing after Washington failed to dissuade US allies from signing up. The Beijing-headquartered ...and more »

China's favoured candidate in Hong Kong, Carrie Lam, lacks popular support - The Australian Financial Review;

China's favoured candidate in Hong Kong, Carrie Lam, lacks popular support - The Australian Financial Review

The Australian Financial ReviewChina's favoured candidate in Hong Kong, Carrie Lam, lacks popular supportThe Australian Financial ReviewCarrie Lam, Hong Kong's former chief secretary, is Beijing's favoured candidate for chief executive. Anthony Kwan. Share on twitter · Share on Google Plus. by Lisa Murray. Hong Kong's chief executive for the next five years will be chosen on Sunday ...and more »

China watches Hong Kong vote as protests threatened - Daily Mail;

China watches Hong Kong vote as protests threatened - Daily Mail

Daily MailChina watches Hong Kong vote as protests threatenedDaily MailHong Kong will select a new leader on Sunday in a vote skewed towards Beijing that has once more opened up the city's political divisions. Pro-democracy campaigners describe the election process as a farce and predict weekend protests as the prospect ...and more »

China-led development bank gets status boost with 13 new member states - The Japan Times;

China-led development bank gets status boost with 13 new member states - The Japan Times

The Japan TimesChina-led development bank gets status boost with 13 new member statesThe Japan TimesBEIJING – The standing of the China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank is set for another boost after 13 further applicants were granted membership. The accessions will bring the total roster of member countries to 70, and leave Japan and the U.S ...and more »

Solid earnings push Hong Kong shares higher - Nikkei Asian Review

Solid earnings push Hong Kong shares higherNikkei Asian ReviewHONG KONG (NewsRise) -- Hong Kong shares headed for their fifth advance in six days, as upbeat corporate earnings lifted sentiment and stocks on Wall Street steadied after Tuesday's tumble. The Hang Seng Index rose 0.4% to 24,406.99 by midday.and more »

What does a goddess have to do with Li's choice for CE? - EJ Insight;

What does a goddess have to do with Li's choice for CE? - EJ Insight

EJ InsightWhat does a goddess have to do with Li's choice for CE?EJ InsightHong Kong's richest man, Li Ka-shing, broke his silence over his choice for chief executive by using an ancient Chinese myth to give his take on events. When asked if he would vote for a male or female candidate, Li brought up Nuwa, who is best known ...and more »

Hong Kong stocks end higher at midday, Tencent drops on earning miss - South China Morning Post;

Hong Kong stocks end higher at midday, Tencent drops on earning miss - South China Morning Post

South China Morning PostHong Kong stocks end higher at midday, Tencent drops on earning missSouth China Morning PostHong Kong's stock market ended the morning session higher on Thursday following strong earnings reports and a rebound on Wall Street overnight. The Hang Seng Index was up 0.4 per cent, or 87 points, to 24,407 at the midday close, and the Hang Seng ...and more »

China stocks rebound on MSCI news; Hong Kong also up, but Tencent falls - Reuters UK

China stocks rebound on MSCI news; Hong Kong also up, but Tencent fallsReuters UKSHANGHAI, March 23 China stocks rebounded on Thursday morning as hopes resurfaced for index compiler MSCI to include A-shares this year, but gains were capped with more mainland money flowing into Hong Kong through trading links. Hong Kong ...and more »

Hong Kong Brokers See Election as Chance to Kill IPO Overhaul - Bloomberg;

Hong Kong Brokers See Election as Chance to Kill IPO Overhaul - Bloomberg

BloombergHong Kong Brokers See Election as Chance to Kill IPO OverhaulBloombergHong Kong brokerages have called on candidates for the city's top job to ditch a planned overhaul of how initial public offerings are screened, trying to kill efforts that have been backed by international investors including BlackRock Inc. The most ...and more »

China's bourses create joint regulatory mechanism - ecns

China's bourses create joint regulatory mechanismecnsThe Shanghai, Shenzhen and Hong Kong stock markets are working together on a joint regulatory mechanism to deal with the issue of cross-border regulation, domestic news portal cnstock.com reported on Wednesday. The three bourses will hold regular ...and more »