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News: Hong Kong

We have started to collect the most important news related to Hong Kong in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

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Hong Kong: news

Live - Hungarian Grand Prix

Sunday, August 1st 2010, 10:31

The Hungarian GP opens up after pole-sitter Sebastian Vettel is given a drive-through penalty with Fernando Alonso and Mark Webber battling hard for victory, while title leader Lewis Hamilton is out.
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Flying Vettel takes Hungary pole

Saturday, July 31st 2010, 13:10

Red Bull dominate qualifying for the Hungarian GP, with Sebastian Vettel and Mark Webber on the front row ahead of the Ferraris.
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Flying Vettel takes Hungary pole

Saturday, July 31st 2010, 13:10

Red Bull dominate qualifying for the Hungarian GP, with Sebastian Vettel and Mark Webber on the front row ahead of the Ferraris.
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Live - Hungarian GP qualifying

Saturday, July 31st 2010, 10:15

The Red Bulls go into qualifying at the Hungarian Grand Prix as firm favourites ahead of Ferrari for pole position, with McLaren struggling for pace in Budapest.
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Live - Hungarian GP qualifying

Saturday, July 31st 2010, 10:15

The Red Bulls go into qualifying at the Hungarian Grand Prix as firm favourites ahead of Ferrari for pole position, with McLaren struggling for pace in Budapest.
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Vettel heads Alonso in practice

Friday, July 30th 2010, 13:37

Red Bull appear to be in control as McLaren struggle during second practice for Sunday's Hungarian Grand Prix.
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Vettel heads Alonso in practice

Friday, July 30th 2010, 13:37

Red Bull appear to be in control as McLaren struggle during second practice for Sunday's Hungarian Grand Prix.
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Live - Hungarian GP practice

Friday, July 30th 2010, 10:28

The Red Bulls of Mark Webber and Sebastian Vettel set the pace going into Friday's second practice session for the Hungarian Grand Prix.
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Sale of EDF's UK networks agreed

Friday, July 30th 2010, 9:50
related countries: France France, United Kingdom United Kingdom

A consortium headed by Hong Kong billionaire Li Ka-Shing agrees to buy the UK networks of French power group EDF for £5.8bn ($9.1bn).
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Sale of EDF's UK networks agreed

Friday, July 30th 2010, 9:50
related countries: France France, United Kingdom United Kingdom

A consortium headed by Hong Kong billionaire Li Ka-Shing agrees to buy the UK networks of French power group EDF for £5.8bn ($9.1bn).
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Live - Hungarian GP practice

Friday, July 30th 2010, 7:42

The first session of Friday's practice is about to get under way for the Hungarian Grand Prix.
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IMF triggers Hungary forint fall

Monday, July 19th 2010, 11:45
related countries: Hungary Hungary

The Hungarian forint falls against the euro after the IMF said the country had to do more to cut its deficit.
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Hong Kong democrats protest

Thursday, July 1st 2010, 17:12
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Tens of thousands of people stage pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong on the anniversary of the end of British colonial rule.
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Huge China bank flotation begins

Wednesday, June 30th 2010, 15:24
related countries: China China

A share sale at Agricultural Bank of China - set to be the world's biggest initial public offering (IPO) - begins in Hong Kong.
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Tiananmen leader's 'diary' revealed

Friday, June 4th 2010, 10:06

A diary which publishers claim is that of the man many blame for the Tiananmen killings is to be published in Hong Kong.
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Slovaks respond to Hungarian law

Wednesday, May 26th 2010, 17:16
related countries: Slovakia Slovakia

The Hungarian parliament's approval of a dual citizenship law leads to retaliation from Slovakia.
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Hong Kong activists regain seats

Monday, May 17th 2010, 5:49

Five activists who resigned from Hong Kong's Legislative Council to force a democracy debate win back their seats in a by-election.
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HK in 'democracy' by-election

Saturday, May 15th 2010, 23:41
related countries: China China

A by-election is under way in Hong Kong aimed at putting pressure on China to speed the move to full democracy.
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Hong Kong's enduring differences

Saturday, May 8th 2010, 10:48
related countries: China China

In 1997, Britain handed Hong Kong back to China and, 13 years later, Michael Bristow says little has changed in the former colony.
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Hong Kong paper describes China president as jailed dissident

Wednesday, April 14th 2010, 14:55
related countries: China China

Hong Kong's South China Morning Post apologises for describing Chinese President Hu Jintao as jailed dissident Hu Jia.
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'Fancy vivid' blue diamond goes under the hammer in Hong Kong

Wednesday, April 7th 2010, 3:40

A rare and flawless pear-shaped blue diamond is expected to sell for around $5m when auctioned in Hong Kong.
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'Fancy vivid' blue diamond goes under the hammer in Hong Kong

Wednesday, April 7th 2010, 3:40

A rare and flawless pear-shaped blue diamond is expected to sell for around $5m when auctioned in Hong Kong.
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Zhang feted at Asian Film Awards

Monday, March 22nd 2010, 23:36
related countries: China China

Chinese film director Zhang Yimou is recognised for his outstanding contribution at the Asian Film Awards in Hong Kong.
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Hong Kong pollution hits new high

Monday, March 22nd 2010, 9:39

School children are kept indoors as Hong Kong's government says air pollution levels in the smog-hit city are at a record high.
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Appeal over Nina Wang's fortune

Friday, March 19th 2010, 9:58

A feng shui master launches an appeal, after a court rejected his claim to Hong Kong tycoon Nina Wang's fortune.
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US carrier docks in Hong Kong

Wednesday, February 17th 2010, 10:11
related countries: China China, United States United States

The USS Nimitz aircraft carrier docks in Hong Kong at a time of strained diplomatic relations between the US and China.
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