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For the first time since mass protests shut down some of Hong Kong’s busiest districts and grabbed the world’s attention, pro-democracy activists were out on the streets again yesterday to continue their campaign.
For the first time since mass protests shut down some of the city's busiest districts and grabbed the world's attention, pro-democracy activists were out on the streets again this afternoon to continue their campaign.
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Standout tycoon Sabrina Chao has dealt with her father's sudden illness, a global slump and even piracy at sea.
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Sure... once we get settled and back on HK time.
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Robert Olsen's stories. Asian Values: From Hong Kong, I cover the news during the business day in Asia.
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Photos of yesterday's protest outside Southern Weekend's offices in Guangzhou.
 
2013-01-07我在廣州大道中289號現場
#高清照片
#歡迎分享
#南方週末

當人民不再恐懼的時候,暴政就會害怕人民
我們不是境外勢力,我只代表我自己,我要說話
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Beijing marathon organisers, hotel receptionists and even florists all know something that the Chinese communist party has so far refused to make public: its most important political meeting in a decade will be held in the middle of October.
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The latest issue of Forbes Asia features the 2014 Hong Kong Rich List, the fruits of my painstaking efforts: http://www.forbes.com/forbesasia
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“I believe this is the largest campaign we’ve seen that has been focused on drone technology,” said Darien Kindlund, manager of threat intelligence at the company, FireEye
A two-year hacking operation by a group linked to China's army is the latest sign of Beijing's ambitious plans to be at the forefront of drone manufacturing.
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Tens of thousands of censors delete references to human rights, but they ignore countless Chinese Web sites peddling drugs, guns or prostitutes.
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He helped cover up an Aids scandal that wiped out entire villages. While he was a provincial governor, hundreds died in a series of big fires. But he did not resign in disgrace or go to prison. Instead, he is about to become China’s next premier, Kathrin Hille reports.
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Gady Epstein's take on the belated disclosure of the Ferrari scandal and the ensuing political fallout, via Bill Bishop's "Sinocism China Newsletter." 
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    Asia Online Editor, 2011 - present
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    Asia Reporter, 2010 - 2011
  • Bloomberg L.P.
    Intern, 2008 - 2009
  • British Consulate-General
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