Hong Kong

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Coping With Offline Snoops

A good friend prompted me recently to consider a new promising business -- selling and renting tents – SCIF tents, or “Sensitive Compartmented Information Facility” tents. His suggestion is reminiscent of th...
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Monopoly Takes Hong Kong’s Economic Heights

Monopoly marches on in supposedly competitive Hong Kong as a few families entrench themselves ever deeper into the sinews of the economy. The telecoms sector, once a beacon of competition, is about to become...
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Global Experts Still Need Local Knowledge

For quite some time the economic development profession has gone global in a rather grandiose way. Those quick with pronouncements on global development issues get the maximum attention, rise to the top of the ...
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Cross-border China-HK Share Trading On the Cards?

Beijing appears ready to approve a long-awaited “south through-train” program allowing qualified domestic individual investors unfettered access to Hong Kong’s stock market, with the possibility that it will be...