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Why Hong Kong's banks aren't interested in your business - Hong Kong Free Press;

Why Hong Kong's banks aren't interested in your business - Hong Kong Free Press

Hong Kong Free PressWhy Hong Kong's banks aren't interested in your businessHong Kong Free PressThe whole of the Hong Kong commentariat – or at least that segment of it which likes banks and the Hong Kong government – has been churning out explanations for Joshua Wong's mysterious difficulty in opening a bank account at HSBC. As often happens ...and more »

Hong Kong political party finds its name Demosisto has been registered ... as a game - South China Morning Post;

Hong Kong political party finds its name Demosisto has been registered ... as a game - South China Morning Post

South China Morning PostHong Kong political party finds its name Demosisto has been registered ... as a gameSouth China Morning PostStep aside Demosisto, the newly formed political party, and make way for Demosisto the game. It's been a month since student leader Joshua Wong and friends applied for Demosisto to be registered as a company, but someone has already beaten them to it ...and more »

Students form new parties, push for self-determination - University World News

Students form new parties, push for self-determinationUniversity World NewsAll reader responses posted on this site are those of the reader ONLY and NOT those of University World News or Higher Education Web Publishing, their associated trademarks, websites and services. University World News or Higher Education Web ...and more »

Good luck with the new political party, Joshua, but shame about the name - South China Morning Post;

Good luck with the new political party, Joshua, but shame about the name - South China Morning Post

South China Morning PostGood luck with the new political party, Joshua, but shame about the nameSouth China Morning PostFirst we had Scholarism, now we have Demosisto – what are our young wannabe politicians thinking? PUBLISHED : Tuesday, 12 April, 2016, 1:34am. UPDATED : Tuesday, 03 May, 2016, 8:36pm. Comments: 36. Hong Kong teen activist Joshua Wong ...and more »

Hong Kong's New Pro-Democracy Party to Fight For 'Self-Determination' - Radio Free Asia

Hong Kong's New Pro-Democracy Party to Fight For 'Self-Determination'Radio Free AsiaNathan Law and Joshua Wong are among those at the launch of Hong Kong's new political party Demosisto, April 10, 2016. RFA/Wong Si-lam. While a group of student activists, who rose to prominence during Hong Kong's 2014 pro-democracy movement in ...and more »

Hong Kong government to impose new rules on money lenders to combat illegal loans - South China Morning Post;

Hong Kong government to impose new rules on money lenders to combat illegal loans - South China Morning Post

South China Morning PostHong Kong government to impose new rules on money lenders to combat illegal loansSouth China Morning PostHong Kong's government plans to introduce more stringent conditions for money lending licences, in its latest effort to combat the rise in illegal loans. But financial intermediaries – not money lenders – caused the most trouble, as they have been ...and more »

Hong Kong man accused of rape 'threatened to throw maid out of window', High Court trial told - South China Morning Post;

Hong Kong man accused of rape 'threatened to throw maid out of window', High Court trial told - South China Morning Post

South China Morning PostHong Kong man accused of rape 'threatened to throw maid out of window', High Court trial toldSouth China Morning PostA retired man allegedly raped a domestic helper and threatened to throw her out of the window if she told on him, the High Court in Hong Kong heard on Monday. Lee Man-biu, 65, allegedly dragged his Filipino maid of nine years – identified in court as X ...and more »

Independent Hong Kong committee to handle complaints against health firms, as well as private hospitals - South China Morning Post;

Independent Hong Kong committee to handle complaints against health firms, as well as private hospitals - South China Morning Post

South China Morning PostIndependent Hong Kong committee to handle complaints against health firms, as well as private hospitalsSouth China Morning PostAn independent committee to oversee private hospital complaints is also set to cover health firms as part of a drive to improve regulation of the private sector. This emerged after a three-month public consultation on revamping the regulatory framework ...and more »

Asylum seeker controversy creating divisions, say rights groups - South China Morning Post;

Asylum seeker controversy creating divisions, say rights groups - South China Morning Post

South China Morning PostAsylum seeker controversy creating divisions, say rights groupsSouth China Morning PostHeated debate on refugees in Hong Kong has exaggerated the real situation and will fuel discrimination and hostility towards ethnic minorities, human rights groups have warned. More than 90 concern groups and 70 individuals jointly called on the ...and more »

Hong Kong pro-democracy protester stands trial - India.com;

Hong Kong pro-democracy protester stands trial - India.com

India.comHong Kong pro-democracy protester stands trialIndia.comA Hong Kong pro-democracy protester who was allegedly beaten by police in an attack captured by television cameras and beamed around the world stood trial today over allegations he assaulted officers. By Press Trust of India | Published: April 11, 2016 ...and more »

What Hong Kong could teach the world about taxes - South China Morning Post;

What Hong Kong could teach the world about taxes - South China Morning Post

South China Morning PostWhat Hong Kong could teach the world about taxesSouth China Morning PostWhen I settled permanently in Hong Kong I did so not just because the work was interesting, the transport infrastructure marvellous and the salary package attractive – nor simply to escape the awful British weather. I did so because I escaped onerous ...and more »

Hong Kong transport and housing chief and six legislators to appear as witnesses in lawmaker's assault trial - South China Morning Post;

Hong Kong transport and housing chief and six legislators to appear as witnesses in lawmaker's assault trial - South China Morning Post

South China Morning PostHong Kong transport and housing chief and six legislators to appear as witnesses in lawmaker's assault trialSouth China Morning PostSecretary for Transport and Housing Anthony Cheung Bing-leung and six lawmakers will be summoned as witnesses in radical lawmaker Raymond Wong Yuk-man's trial for alleged assault on Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying in July 2014. The trial was ...and more »

Landmark UK ruling is not a 'get out of jail' card for Hong Kong felons - South China Morning Post;

Landmark UK ruling is not a 'get out of jail' card for Hong Kong felons - South China Morning Post

South China Morning PostLandmark UK ruling is not a 'get out of jail' card for Hong Kong felonsSouth China Morning PostLet's be clear on what this new United Kingdom Supreme Court decision (R v Jogee) on joint criminal enterprise might mean for Hong Kong. You and I plan to rob a 7-Eleven. You carry a wooden stick, and I know you'll use it if you need to. I stand ...and more »

Failing to get place at university should not be seen as disaster - South China Morning Post;

Failing to get place at university should not be seen as disaster - South China Morning Post

South China Morning PostFailing to get place at university should not be seen as disasterSouth China Morning PostI agree with your editorial (“Give children back their childhood”, March 29) urging stakeholders to let children enjoy their childhood. I was saddened but not overly shocked to see the recent spate of suicides among students. Our education system has ...and more »

Hong Kong's 10 best record shops: it's a vinyl countdown - South China Morning Post;

Hong Kong's 10 best record shops: it's a vinyl countdown - South China Morning Post

South China Morning PostHong Kong's 10 best record shops: it's a vinyl countdownSouth China Morning PostAnyone who's been into a HMV store in Hong Kong lately will have noticed that vinyl records are quite a big deal once again. Huge swathes of the music chain's local outlets are now devoted to the 12-inch analogue wonders, and flicking through the ...and more »

They're young, vocal and very, very determined ... but how do Hong Kong's newest political parties differ? - South China Morning Post;

They're young, vocal and very, very determined ... but how do Hong Kong's newest political parties differ? - South China Morning Post

South China Morning PostThey're young, vocal and very, very determined ... but how do Hong Kong's newest political parties differ?South China Morning PostTwo new groups that share a firm belief in self-determination for Hong Kong will be running head-to-head in the Legislative Council elections in September because of differences over protest tactics. While Demosisto and Youngspiration agree that ...and more »

Hong Kong Activist Joshua Wong Launches New Political Party - TIME;

Hong Kong Activist Joshua Wong Launches New Political Party - TIME

TIMEHong Kong Activist Joshua Wong Launches New Political PartyTIMEJoshua Wong, the Hong Kong student activist who emerged as a figurehead of the city's pro-democracy protest movement in 2014, has launched a new political party to demand further political reforms to counterbalance mainland Chinese rule. The party ...and more »

Hi-tech installations aim to clear the smog from Hong Kong and other big cities - South China Morning Post;

Hi-tech installations aim to clear the smog from Hong Kong and other big cities - South China Morning Post

South China Morning PostHi-tech installations aim to clear the smog from Hong Kong and other big citiesSouth China Morning PostSick of urban smog? You could get a breath of fresh air from a can, taken from Canada's Rocky Mountains and sold online by the Alberta-based start-up Vitality Air for up to US$20 each. Or you could plant a hi-tech tree. The bioengineered CityTree is ...and more »

More Hong Kong people receive cold calls, but many hang up without listening to the message, according to survey - South China Morning Post;

More Hong Kong people receive cold calls, but many hang up without listening to the message, according to survey - South China Morning Post

South China Morning PostMore Hong Kong people receive cold calls, but many hang up without listening to the message, according to surveySouth China Morning PostThe number of people who receive cold calls is on the rise, but more are now hanging up before they hear the message, according to a survey conducted by a consultant commissioned by the government. The survey conducted last year covered 1,004 Hong ...and more »

Hong Kong teenage protest leader Joshua Wong launches pro-independence political party - The Independent;

Hong Kong teenage protest leader Joshua Wong launches pro-independence political party - The Independent

The IndependentHong Kong teenage protest leader Joshua Wong launches pro-independence political partyThe IndependentThe young face of the 'Umbrella Movement' which drew the world's attention to Hong Kong in 2014 has founded a political party. At just 19 years old, Joshua Wong is too young to stand as a candidate, but is now general secretary of the new Demosisto party.and more »