Hong Kong and New York battle for IPO dominance

When Jack Ma criticised Hong Kong last month for having outdated stock market listing practices, the Alibaba founder hit the city where it hurts. Hong Kong’s rivalry with New York has only heightened since the billionaire chose the US for his ecommerce ... ( read original story ...)

Hong Kong's cats offer insight into city's past

Four-legged "assistants" can be found perched in certain shops across Hong Kong, keeping a nonchalant eye on business while the city does its non-stop bustle past their storefronts. Their presence has inspired Dutch photographer Marcel Heijnen to make them ... ( read original story ...)

Hong Kong Stocks Rise From Five-Month Low as Energy Shares Gain

Hong Kong stocks rose from a five-month low as they traded for the first time this week, with advances by energy shares outweighing losses from property companies and casino operators. The Hang Seng Index added 0.4 percent to 21,653.46 at 1:45 p.m. local time. ( read original story ...)