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I.M. Pei ‘master’ architect reaches century mark

One of the world’s most iconic and prolific modern architects, Chinese-American I.M. Pei, turned 100 years old on Wednesday.

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Incoming HK chief ‘s election ‘deserved’

President says Lam matches Beijing’s ‘longtime standard’ for leader of SAR Beijing will not waiver in the principle of “one country, two systems” in Hong Kong and will fully support the newly appointed chief executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region and her government to govern according to law, President Xi Jinping said on […]

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Hong Kong elects first female chief

Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, who will become the first woman to serve as chief executive of China’s Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, vowed after her election victory on Sunday to lead Hong Kong forward in solidarity.

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Citic to close US business research arm

CLSA Ltd, the Hong Kong brokerage owned by China’s Citic Securities Co, will close its US equity-research operations because of intense competition and declining profit as asset managers built their own research teams and the costs of hiring analysts rose.

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Allegiance required to take Hong Kong office

Officials and lawmakers in Hong Kong must pledge with sincerity their loyalty to the Basic Law, or Hong Kong’s mini-constitution, before they can assume office, the top legislature said on Monday.

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Alipay expands payment services in HK

E-commerce giant Alibaba said it will launch on Oct 13 its online payment service in Hong Kong in the local currency.

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