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Hong Kong

Hong Kong Observatory issues 1st standby typhoon signal of the year due to tropical depression 370km from city - South China Morning Post

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markets

Hong Kong and China stocks fall amid fears of possible Fed rate hike; Hang Seng 0.12% lower, Shanghai Composite down 0.14% - RTHK News

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Hong Kong

At least 3 injured in roof collapse at Hong Kong university - South China Morning Post

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Hong Kong

China's top official promises to listen to Hong Kong's political demands during 3-day trip to semi-autonomous region - AFP

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Hong Kong

Photo: Police in Hong Kong push back small group of demonstrators against visit by Zhang Dejiang, the most senior Chinese leader to visit since 2012 - @RichScotford

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markets

Hong Kong stocks open up 0.52% following strong lead from Wall Street; Shanghai Composite added 0.09% - RTHK News

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Hong Kong

Hong Kong lawmakers call for investigation into cases of alleged sexual harassment at publicly-funded performing arts academy - South China Morning Post

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Hong Kong

Hong Kong's economy unexpectedly contracted in 1st quarter of 2016 - Bloomberg

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markets

Hong Kong, Shanghai shares open lower; Hang Seng falls 0.3%, Shanghai Composite down 0.9% - RTHK News

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Hong Kong

Hong Kong shares finished 0.4% higher on technology and finance shares - Reuters

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Hong Kong

Heavy rainfall alert issued for Hong Kong area; classes suspended - South China Morning Post

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air travel

Update: Bali airport official says most injuries to passengers on Hong Kong Airlines flight that hit turbulence were head bruises, no serious cases - AP

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air travel

Official: 17 passengers of Hong Kong Airlines flight injured, hospitalized after turbulence over Kalimantan, Indonesia; flight returned to Bali - @Sutopo_BNPB

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Hong Kong

Xinhua: 1 killed, 1 injured in explosion at road construction site in North Point area of Hong Kong - CCTV News

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Warsaw, Masovian, Poland

Lufthansa flight 797 from Hong Kong to Frankfurt has landed at Warsaw, Poland, Chopin Airport due to medical reasons - @ChopinAirport

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South China Sea dispute

China denies US aircraft carrier entry to Hong Kong amid South China Sea tensions, US consulate official says - South China Morning Post

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markets

Asian markets mixed; Hong Kong's Hang Seng index down 1.34%, Australia's ASX up 0.53%, South Korea's KOSPI down 0.46%, and Shanghai's SSE index down 0.20% - Google Finance

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Alibaba

Hong Kong panel rules Alibaba violated investment rules with backdoor listing of Alibaba Health; ruling will not have material on either firm, companies say - Financial Times

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markets

Shanghai Composite up 0.1%, Hang Seng index rose 0.6% on rally by rar-earth producers - Bloomberg

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Hong Kong

Hong Kong Chief Executive CY Leung arrives in court to testify against lawmaker Wong Yuk-man, accused of throwing glass at Leung in 2014 - SCMP News

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