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John Lee: the former Hong Kong cop Beijing trusts is sworn in

Yahoo Daily News 01 Jul 2022
Lee, 64, was anointed as Hong Kong's next chief executive by a small committee in May, winning 99 percent of the votes in a choreographed, Beijing-blessed race in which no other candidates stood ... "I hope he can consider Hong Kong's international competitiveness and does not waste time on making laws unhelpful for the city's economy," Lau told AFP.
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Xi Jinping leaves mainland China for the first time in years

RNZ 01 Jul 2022
China's leader, Xi Jinping, is making his first trip outside mainland China in more than two years, visiting Hong Kong to mark 25 years since Britain handed the city back to Chinese rule. Curiously declining to stay a night in Hong Kong, Xi is travelling back and forth via high-speed rail from Shenzhen over two days.
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Liner newcomer CA Shipping orders up to eight feeder container ships

Tradewinds 30 Jun 2022
The Hong Kong-based outfit has ordered up to eight feeder vessels ...
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AP News Summary at 2:22 a.m. EDT

Caledonian Record 28 Jun 2022
46 migrants found dead in abandoned trailer in San Antonio ... Sixteen people were hospitalized, including four children ... Monday. Fire Chief Charles Hood said 12 of those taken to hospitals were adults and four were children ... The U.N ... Jan ... Pope hails families, blasts 'culture of waste' after Roe ... Will he go or not? Hong Kong awaits word on Xi Jinping visit.
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Questions surface around sunken Jumbo

Hong Kong Standard 22 Jun 2022
Wen said the Jumbo "looked perfectly fine" when it was still in Hong Kong waters, but his team had not boarded the vessel and had no idea how it was on the inside ... Cheung Sai-teng, chairman of the Hong Kong Seamen's Union, described the loss as extremely rare, and he had never heard of a barge sinking completely.
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The high price of attacking Taiwan

Taipei Times 22 Jun 2022
It now accepts textbooks that claim that when the Manchus gave Hong Kong to the UK in the 1842 Treaty of Nanking, that did not count. Supposedly, the 1997 Hong Kong handover was a waste of time. It might soon disappear into the dustbin of history, like the Tiananmen Square Massacre and promises that Hong Kong would have full democracy by 2017 ... .
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Canadian companies illegally shipped at least 2,300 metric tons of waste overseas, documents show

Politico 22 Jun 2022
Canada Canadian companies illegally shipped at least 2,300 metric tons of waste overseas, documents show ... The port in Subic bay where a transport vessel is berthed to load waste materials on May 30, 2019, in Subic Bay, north of Manila, Philippines ... Most of it was sent to Hong Kong, India, Vietnam and Malaysia ... Environment, Canada, Climate, Waste.
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China's Mass Testing Mantra is Building a Waste Mountain

Voa News 21 Jun 2022
The spike in waste may prompt some local governments to process it improperly or simply "dump it on the ground" in temporary landfills, said Benjamin Steuer of the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology ... Jin Dong-Yan, a professor at Hong Kong University's School of ...
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COVID-19: China building waste mountain

Taipei Times 20 Jun 2022
The spike in waste might prompt some local governments to process it improperly or simply “dump it on the ground” in temporary landfills, said Benjamin Steuer of the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology ... Jin Dong-yan (金冬雁), a professor at Hong Kong University’s School of ...
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China’s mass testing mantra is building a waste mountain

Manila Standard 20 Jun 2022
The spike in waste may prompt some local governments to process it improperly or simply “dump it on the ground” in temporary landfills, said Benjamin Steuer, of the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology ... Jin Dong-yan, a professor at Hong Kong ...
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Data points

Dawn 20 Jun 2022
Expats hoping to leave behind Hong Kong’s strict coronavirus pandemic measures, after enduring nearly a year of escalating political turbulence, are looking to Singapore ... John, a finance worker based in Hong Kong, is not looking forward to the move ... The Challenges Facing Hong Kong Expats,” by Oliver Telling, published on June 10, 2022).
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‘Protect PH from becoming the world’s toxic waste dump site’

Journal Online 07 Jun 2022
The BRS conventions are multinational environmental treaties with the goal of safeguarding human health and the environment against hazardous chemicals and wastes ... This was followed by similar events of toxic waste dumping in the Philippines from South Korea, Hong Kong, and Australia.
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Bible verse - Isaiah Isa.23:13-14; quote by Bruce Lee

Victoria Advocate 06 Jun 2022
Bruce Lee (1940-1973) was a Hong Kong and American martial artist, martial arts instructor, actor, director, ...
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BAN Toxics calls on the Philippine government to ratify total ban on imported wastes

Journal Online 30 May 2022
In addition to the Canadian waste issue, authorities also uncovered illegally imported hazardous wastes to the Philippines from South Korea, Hong Kong, and Australia in recent years ... Put the responsibility of policing hazardous waste exporters to the country of export, such as Canada, Hong Kong, and Australia.
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Fab French cuisine, pizza, razor clams: Hong Kong dining picks of Anne-Claire Béraud, of food ...

South China Morning Post 18 May 2022
French native Anne-Claire Béraud of Phenix, an app that aims to reduce food waste, reveals her top spots for her country’s cuisine, local Hong Kong dishes, rooftop drinking and more ... .

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