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3 Destinations (Part 2)

A little bit hungover, but a little bit tolerable than the first night… we packed our stuff again and went to the ferry station to… 708 more words


Facebook's Internet.org Now Available Throughout India

Internet.org, Facebook’s initiative to provide free Internet services in developing countries, is now available to all Indians through the Free Basics app on Reliance Communication’s network… 175 more words


Can China’s Authoritarians Keep The "Economic Miracle" Going?

By Doug Bandow, CATO Institute

Mao Zedong, China’s “Great Helmsman,” died four decades ago. Only after his murderous reign finally ended could his nation move forward. 681 more words

Emerging Markets

Flying High in Hong Kong

Flying High in Hong Kong: Is a Helicopter Ride Worth it? Answer: YES!

By Liam Murphy January 6, 2015 / 13:26 HK


Anyone who lives in Hong Kong knows that there’s a plethora of options when you wake up on a bright, crisp Sunday morning with the urge to get out and about. 468 more words


Chinese Video App Developer Yixia Tech Raises $200M Series D At $1B Valuation

Yixia Tech, the Beijing developer behind Chinese video blogging app Miao Pai, has raised $200 million in Series D funding from microblogging platform Weibo, Sequoia Capital, YG Entertainment, and other investors at a valuation of $1 billion. 137 more words


St Regis Singapore - Staycation

I went for a staycation with St Regis Singapore last weekend. I have been at home for almost 6 weeks due to my foot injury. My husband wanted to celebrate the removing of cast and thought I would be able to move by then… 309 more words


Who Cares if Jack Ma Buys a Tiny, Dwindling Newspaper in Hong Kong? 

With the South China Morning Post, Jack Ma’s personal politics will move into a global spotlight, for anyone to see and read in English. 343 more words