Mon, 21 Oct 2019 17:37:04 GMT

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Kenya has opened a massive US$1.5 billion railway project funded and built by China. pic.twitter.com/45yKiTqtlg

Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro revealed in May that he had ordered the original five-year partnership to be cal… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Tear gas, vandalism and cat-and-mouse game as chaos returns to Yuen Long scmp.com/news/hong-kong… via @SCMPHongKong #HongKongProtests

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Jeremy Lin says he has realised his childhood dream in China. pic.twitter.com/FthsSlAtC2

Hong Kong, Taiwan clash over surrender of fugitive murder suspect scmp.com/news/hong-kong… via @SCMPHongKong

Elite British automaker is both optimistic and cautious as it climbs out of a prolonged market slump asiatimes.com/2019/10/articl…

Marathon feat shows there is no limit to human endeavour scmp.com/comment/opinio…

More than 100 petrol bombs thrown, 11 MTR station entrances damaged and one retailer losing over HK$2 million in go… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

J-20, a fifth-generation fighter jet could have been designed with stolen technology, says the US. asiatimes.com/2019/10/articl…

Chinese military on youth offensive at security forum scmp.com/news/china/mil…

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It took employees two hours to count the US$5,600 in coins this man in China used to pay for a car deposit pic.twitter.com/sdlwo3inw0

Turkey hits back at China’s call to stop military action in Syria scmp.com/news/china/dip…

World’s most expensive painting might not appear in Louvre’s Leonardo da Vinci 500th anniversary show. Here’s why scmp.com/lifestyle/arts…

Former Chinese billionaire to lose his stake in new-energy vehicle startup Faraday Future as other EV ventures tumb… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Mike Tyson was knocking out grown men at just 12 years old, says former trainer Teddy Atlas scmp.com/sport/boxing/a…

Apple CEO Tim Cook joins influential Beijing university board as company’s China woes continue scmp.com/economy/china-…

Apology to Muslim community over firing of water cannon at mosque a welcome move scmp.com/comment/opinio…

A Bangladeshi lawmaker has been expelled from a university after allegedly hiring as many as eight lookalikes to ta… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

How China's youth are shaping internet culture at home and abroad amid censorship scmp.com/economy/china-…

Mahjong houses fall silent as China purifies its social environment scmp.com/news/china/soc…

Taiwan leader Tsai Ing-wen the big winner from Hong Kong unrest scmp.com/comment/opinio…

America ponders its military and budgetary options as it moves to deter an increasingly potent China and Russia asiatimes.com/2019/10/articl…

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange back in court, loses bid to have extradition hearing delayed scmp.com/news/world/eur…

E-commerce giants Amazon and Flipkart are facing an investigation by the Indian government, on charges of predatory… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Man who was arrested when ‘passing protest’ released after court move scmp.com/news/hong-kong… via @SCMPHongKong #HongKongProtests

Hikvision warns it could lose customers from US blacklist scmp.com/tech/big-tech/…

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Hong Kong’s best tiramisu and the dish to visit Kowloon City for – a hotelier’s favourite restaurants scmp.com/lifestyle/food…

The state-of-the-art opera house was built on a spring isolator to eliminate vibrations from a nearby metro line asiatimes.com/2019/10/articl…

American ambassador Terry Branstad defends new rules for Chinese diplomats scmp.com/news/china/dip…

Judges question the need to allow Hongkongers to view the final voters’ register to spot or prevent vote rigging scmp.com/news/hong-kong…

China accuses West of double standards over Hong Kong protests scmp.com/news/china/dip…

Thailand’s king strips royal consort of her title, for ‘disloyalty’ and inappropriate behaviour scmp.com/news/asia/sout…

White House race shake-up: ‘Bloomberg is in if Biden is out’ scmp.com/news/world/uni…

Hong Kong's leader Carrie Lam visited Kowloon Mosque to apologise, after a police water cannon sprayed the front ga… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

UBS to cut 40 Asia trading, investment banking jobs below VP level scmp.com/business/compa…

The US$5.3 billion Phoenix Rising program will see Taiwan’s F-16A/B Block 20 aircraft upgraded to the F-16 Viper st… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Chinese authorities have detained a Japanese man in Beijing on suspicion of spying. asiatimes.com/2019/10/articl…

‘One country, two systems’ after 2047? Yes, if discussions start now scmp.com/comment/opinio…

China plans crackdown on illegal chemical dumping scmp.com/news/china/soc…

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Kenya has opened a massive US$1.5 billion railway project funded and built by China. pic.twitter.com/7VRiwfvekj

The photo that got a cruise ship passenger banned for life scmp.com/news/world/uni…

By any metric, Taiwan is in a difficult geopolitical position. Pressure from China is increasing and Taiwan’s diplo… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The US$5.3 billion Phoenix Rising program will see Taiwan’s F-16A/B Block 20 aircraft upgraded to the F-16 Viper st… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Japanese man detained in China on suspicion of spying, Tokyo confirms scmp.com/news/asia/east…

Kurdish-led forces withdraw from besieged Syria town amid shaky Turkey ceasefire deal scmp.com/news/world/mid…

Chief Executive #CarrieLam meets leaders of the local Muslim community during a visit to the Kowloon Masjid & Islam… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Alibaba sets sights on 500 million consumers for Singles’ Day shopping festival on November 11 scmp.com/business/compa…

China sees ninefold increase in number of 5G-related jobs with demand for talent far outstripping supply scmp.com/tech/big-tech/…

China’s push into the Pacific represents “clear risks” for island states desperate for investment. asiatimes.com/2019/10/articl…

Meet the drag queens who want to change how we think about gender roles and dressing up scmp.com/lifestyle/ente…

China’s prices of new homes flatlined in September as bruising trade war with US gives users reason to wait out on… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Jeremy Lin says he has realised his childhood dream in China. pic.twitter.com/iw4TPNwyx1

Costly mutton dressed up as pork crisis, Chinese regulators tell restaurants scmp.com/news/china/soc…

A luxury yacht linked to Malaysia’s multi-billion-dollar 1MDB scandal is back on the market, reportedly for a highe… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Hong Kong man who planted needles in bus seats sent for mental assessment scmp.com/news/hong-kong…

Chinese loans pose ‘clear risks’ to stability of Pacific nations, Australian think tank warns scmp.com/news/asia/aust…

TikTok and other video platforms introduce anti-addiction mode scmp.com/tech/article/3…

Gruesome violence against free thinkers, speakers, political opponents and their supporters have been the new norma… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

US is instigating colour revolution, China’s Defence Minister Wei Fenghe says scmp.com/news/china/mil…

Princess Anne’s one worry about her first trip to Hong Kong: ‘rich and exotic Oriental food’ scmp.com/magazines/post…

The NBA and Apple cases show foreign businesses need to better understand China, and its boundaries scmp.com/comment/opinio…

Stock markets cannot be the only sun at the centre of the economic universe scmp.com/comment/opinio…

Seoul and Tokyo are currently locked in a bitter trade and diplomatic row due to historical disputes and Uniqlo is… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Baidu CEO has bullish outlook on AI investments despite recent troubles scmp.com/tech/start-ups…

China is using social credit apps to ‘gamify government’ scmp.com/tech/big-tech/…

Indonesian opposition leader Prabowo Subianto to join new Jokowi cabinet scmp.com/news/asia/sout…

Self-ruled Taiwan is viewed by China as a renegade province which will eventually be unified with the mainland, by… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Chinese companies’ profit warnings indicate it could be the worst third quarter since 2015 as economic growth slows… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

China Life, Citic Bank help benchmark Shanghai Composite Index snap four-day decline scmp.com/business/china…

Xiaomi says 10 more 5G phones coming in 2020 scmp.com/tech/big-tech/…

Club v country row is not in the script in China scmp.com/sport/football…

The smell of teargas choked the air after Hong Kong was plunged into another weekend of violence, reports Jimmy Yee… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Meghan Markle was warned the UK tabloids would ‘destroy’ her life scmp.com/news/world/eur…

Gov't plans to review the environmental levy scheme on plastic shopping bags #PlasticBagLevytwitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Hong Kong government considers moving trade terminal to make way for new town scmp.com/news/hong-kong…

A mainland Chinese man turned himself in to police after allegedly attacking a 19-year-old pro-democracy activist w… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Umbrella movement documentary tells stories from the front lines scmp.com/lifestyle/arts…

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Kenya has opened a massive US$1.5 billion railway project funded and built by China. pic.twitter.com/uA12izWYf7

Australian newspapers censor front pages in protest against crackdown on press freedom scmp.com/news/asia/aust…

China now has more privately-held start-ups valued by investors at over $1 billion than the US. asiatimes.com/2019/10/articl…

With China-backed Myitsone project, Aung San Suu Kyi is damned if she does ... scmp.com/week-asia/econ…

Stop the violence: don’t give Carrie Lam an excuse to take away our election rights scmp.com/comment/opinio…

Erdogan’s recent gamble to develop a safe zone 30 kilometers into Syria has its origin in Turkey’s flailing domesti… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

China and South Korea set to restart defence talks after five years scmp.com/news/china/dip…

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It took employees two hours to count the US$5,600 in coins this man in China used to pay for a car deposit pic.twitter.com/wcNoCxm3jk

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Jeremy Lin says he has realised his childhood dream in China. pic.twitter.com/lVYtMZzuGi

Uniqlo pulls ad accused of ridiculing Korean sex slaves scmp.com/lifestyle/fash…

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行政長官 #林鄭月娥 在警務處處長 #盧偉聰 和副處長(管理)郭蔭庶陪同下,到訪位於尖沙咀的 #九龍清真寺 暨伊斯蘭中心,與多位香港回教信託基金總會代表和其他香港穆斯林社群領袖會面。 news.gov.hk/chi/2019/10/20… pic.twitter.com/4TbDZe94H8

Hong Kong prisons test ‘smart tech’ to improve security, surveillance scmp.com/news/hong-kong…

Hong Kong home sales jump after easier financing rules scmp.com/business/artic…

MTR divides analysts after US$9.2 billion sell-off since July scmp.com/business/money…

Consumer watchdog calls for approval of cooling-off bill for gym and beauty services scmp.com/news/hong-kong…

The proliferation of advanced conventional weaponry to the Asia-Pacific region has been momentous, and perhaps even… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Hong Kong finance chief touts market resilience on US tour scmp.com/news/hong-kong…

How to help the small farmers at the heart of Asia’s food security scmp.com/comment/opinio…

In an unannounced military exercise, Washington transferred the command and control center of its air operations fr… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Wing chun ‘master’ taunts MMA fighter; gets KO’d in 72 seconds scmp.com/sport/martial-…

Shanghai offers big hint of zero-tariff plans at Lingang free zone scmp.com/business/compa…

Malaysia’s Mahathir urges peace, stability amid trade sanctions fears scmp.com/news/asia/sout…

Mainland Chinese man charged with stabbing Hong Kong protester in Tai Po scmp.com/news/hong-kong…

Does Hong Kong have a silent majority yearning to condemn protests? scmp.com/news/hong-kong…

Call for special Hong Kong court to fast-track protesters’ cases scmp.com/news/hong-kong…

What Hong Kong’s crisis and Britain’s Brexit woes have in common scmp.com/comment/opinio…

At least 10 killed by fresh artillery fire across Kashmir border scmp.com/news/asia/sout…

South Africa shattered Japan’s dreams of reaching the World Cup semi-finals with a pulsating 26-3 victory, reports… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Top Hong Kong school accused of restricting freedoms with ban on political events, fearing conflict between pupils… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The curious corruption case of China’s former securities chief scmp.com/news/china/pol…

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環境局局長 #黃錦星 表示,政府擬檢討 #膠袋徵費 政策,2020年會與市民共同商議收費水平和豁免範圍。 news.gov.hk/chi/2019/10/20… pic.twitter.com/VNZFl3POZu

Gojek founder and CEO Nadiem Makarim steps down to join Indonesia president Widodo’s cabinet scmp.com/tech/enterpris…

China’s demand for natural gas to rise even as economy slows scmp.com/business/compa…

From fierce typhoons, tight budgets to losing its dancers to cruise ships and theme parks, Ballet Philippines has w… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Cloud-based interior design service speeds up 3D modeling for homeowners scmp.com/tech/enterpris…

China’s tech rise poses security dilemma for Australian universities scmp.com/week-asia/poli…

Hong Kong leader apologises after water cannon sprays mosque entrance scmp.com/news/hong-kong…

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Kenya has opened a massive US$1.5 billion railway project funded and built by China. pic.twitter.com/xk8ozREbsX

A phantom among journalists, using the mysterious nom de plume, “Spengler” who returned again and again to his desp… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Chile extends curfew after two die in further protest violence scmp.com/news/world/ame…

China doubles infrastructure approvals to stave off economic slowdown scmp.com/economy/china-…

Three US soldiers killed in training accident scmp.com/news/world/uni…

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Jeremy Lin says he has realised his childhood dream in China. pic.twitter.com/vEVQdeMFRz

Antidote to fast fashion: the labels making high-quality basics scmp.com/lifestyle/fash…

MPs to question PwC on possible conflict of interest over Thomas Cook scmp.com/news/world/eur…

US Defence Secretary Mark Esper makes unannounced visit to Kabul scmp.com/news/world/mid…

Lebanon’s main parties agree to reform package amid mass protests scmp.com/news/world/mid…

Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez under pressure over Catalan protests scmp.com/news/world/eur…

Selfies now so hi-res that stalkers can use them to find you scmp.com/lifestyle/gadg…

Stocks Blog: Investors start week with 3Q earnings, more violence out of Hong Kong scmp.com/business/marke…

Lebanon’s biggest cities come to a standstill as thousands protest scmp.com/news/world/mid…

The focus must be on SMEs as economic growth slow further scmp.com/comment/opinio…

Domeyer takes indefinite leave to return home to be with newborn scmp.com/sport/racing/a…

Two cranes destroyed in controlled explosion at site of collapsed US hotel scmp.com/news/world/uni…

Britain says it will leave EU on time, despite delay request scmp.com/news/world/eur…

5️/5: Taiwan rejects murder suspect’s surrender offer, says Hong Kong must comply with ‘legal procedures’ sc.mp/l5txe

4/5: Hong Kong’s leader on Sunday pledged to find other ways to assuage public concerns about police conduct if an… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

3/5: A Communist Party mouthpiece has condemned a call from a Chinese University of Hong Kong official for an inves… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

2/5: The Muslim Council of Hong Kong has appealed for calm, saying the city’s biggest mosque was not police’s inten… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

1/5: Hong Kong protesters threw petrol bombs and set multiple stores ablaze on Sunday as police fired tear gas duri… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Protesters demanding independent police brutality inquiry walk from Tsim Sha Tsui to West Kowloon station on Sunday asiatimes.com/2019/10/articl…

When you’ve gotta have it: pregnancy food cravings explained scmp.com/lifestyle/fami…

Mass action on eve of deadline for politicians to accept reform package asiatimes.com/2019/10/articl…

Boeing expresses regret over release of damning messages on 737 software scmp.com/news/world/uni…

Indonesian President Jokowi starts 2nd term pledging jobs, reforms scmp.com/news/asia/sout…

What will we learn by sending cancerous tumours into space? scmp.com/lifestyle/heal…

British paedophile’s Filipino victims still waiting for justice scmp.com/magazines/post…

Wales come from behind to edge France and claim RWC semi-final berth scmp.com/sport/rugby/ar…

Tighter Philippines-US defence ties belie Duterte’s pro-Beijing stance scmp.com/news/china/dip…

Surrender of murder suspect just the start to ending social unrest scmp.com/comment/opinio…

The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government says the Taiwan homicide case suspect decided to surrender h… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Rampaging mob stages an arson spree in Hong Kong, setting mainland Chinese-linked shops and metro stations ablaze a… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Fownes rises High to dethrone champion Beauty Generation scmp.com/sport/racing/a…

All Blacks on course to become unusual breed of RWC winners in Japan scmp.com/sport/rugby/ar…

政府發表聲明,指台灣殺人案疑犯表示出獄後到台灣自首純屬自願,他「被自首」甚至涉政治操作的指控完全失實。台方應務實和積極接收被其通緝並自願自首人士,政府會在香港法律容許下提供所需協助。 #陳同佳 news.gov.hk/chi/2019/10/20…

Hong Kong ethnic minority groups safe from reprisal attacks – but police ‘accidentally’ spray blue dye from water c… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Bloom goes bang as Pakistan Star fades in Premier Bowl scmp.com/sport/racing/a…

#LIVE: A @SCMPNews producer has reported she was hit twice by jets from water cannons while covering the protests,… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

‘When you think things can’t get worse, they do’: Ferraris, Rispoli snap droughts scmp.com/sport/racing/a…

#LIVE: Twenty-four lawmakers from the pro-democracy camp have issued a statement condemning police's use of a water… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#LIVE: A water cannon and more than 10 police vehicles are on the move in Mong Kok. At the scene of an arrest, pepp… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Carrie Lam must learn lesson of butterfly effect from Taiwan murder case scmp.com/news/hong-kong…

#LIVE: Police have returned to Mong Kok, with Raptors advancing down Nathan Road sc.mp/n2lnotwitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#LIVE: Xiaomi store on fire again from petrol bomb twitter.com/SCMPHongKong/s…

Beauty Generation suffers first defeat in 18 months: ‘he just wasn’t comfortable’ scmp.com/sport/racing/a…

Substitute Ross Moriarty snatched a late winner as Wales eliminated 14-man France in a breathless #WorldCup quarter… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Celebrity designer Rizwan Beyg speaks about dressing Princess Diana scmp.com/week-asia/life…

#LIVE: Protesters have forced open the shutters of a Uniso store and pulled some stock out, scattering them over th… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Taiwan rejects murder suspect’s surrender offer, says Hong Kong must comply with ‘legal procedures’ scmp.com/news/hong-kong…

Aviation body IATA urges Hong Kong to help airlines hit hard by protest crisis scmp.com/news/hong-kong…

Carrie Lam defends minister over property purchases made before policy address scmp.com/news/hong-kong…

Sacks of crystal meth scooped from the sea by Myanmar fishermen who mistook it for a deodorant substance had a stre… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Reporting on the silence of siege in Kashmir scmp.com/week-asia/opin…

#LIVE: Protesters try to break into Mong Kok MTR station twitter.com/SCMPHongKong/s…

#LIVE: Exit D2 of Mong Kok MTR station is on fire, with a sudden small explosion. No one was injured. One protester… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#LIVE: Several police representatives, including Ho Yun-sing, Yau Tsim district commander, have entered Kowloon Mos… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Catalan protests fuelled by ‘chaos’ in Hong Kong, Chinese ex-envoy says scmp.com/news/china/dip…

Hong Kong rail passengers hit with double whammy as signal failure compounds protest disruption scmp.com/news/hong-kong…

Authority agrees to keep up fight for life of boy ‘poisoned by teacher’ scmp.com/news/china/soc…

#LIVE: Protesters are throwing bricks at police vehicles on Nathan Road in Mong Kok, breaking some of the windows o… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Communist Party mouthpiece slams Hong Kong university chief’s call for police abuse probe scmp.com/news/china/pol…

November’s elections will show how much Hong Kong has changed scmp.com/comment/opinio…

Singapore and China sign agreement to boost defence cooperation scmp.com/news/asia/dipl…

#LIVE: The entrance of a store of Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi in Mong Kok is on fire, with thick black plumes o… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

After a two-year layoff, Jingyu ‘Superkicker’ Wu is shooting for taekwondo’s first triple gold in Tokyo. asiatimes.com/2019/10/articl…

#LIVE: In a statement posted on their Facebook page, police say the coloured water fired by their water cannon had… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Princess’ tomb sheds light on 18th century cosmetic culture in Korea scmp.com/week-asia/life…

Google and Facebook absent from China’s World Internet Conference scmp.com/economy/china-…

#LIVE: Food sellers in Mong Kok who have been hit by tear gas cover their faces as they recoil from the shock… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#LIVE: A police water cannon truck rolls into Yen Chow Street in Sham Shui Po and sprays jets laced with chemicals… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Inside Bangkok’s bustling used book stores, full of old gems scmp.com/lifestyle/arts…

#LIVE: Residents and protesters are gathered outside Sham Shui Po Police Station in Yen Chow Street. Police are war… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

McGregor being investigated by Irish police over a second sexual assault scmp.com/sport/martial-…

#LIVE: A Best Mart 360 has been ransacked by protesters in Nathan Road, near to Yau Ma Tei MTR station… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

‘Cold war thinking’ hindering trust in cyberspace, Chinese official says scmp.com/news/china/pol…