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Coronavirus live updates: WHO chief warns no return to pre-Covid normal “for the foreseeable...

The latest news and updates on the Covid-19 (coronavirus) - with regularly updated information relating to new cases, travel restrictions and other information to...

Mark Six Lottery postponed until further notice

Hong Kong lottery Mark Six, which has been suspended since February 1, 2020 will not resume as scheduled on July 21 in the interests...

Hong Kong extends Covid-19 quarantine measures to August 7

The government of Hong Kong has decided to extend the compulsory two-week quarantine for travelers from Macau, China, and Taiwan for an additional month...

HKJC appoints Philip Chen as chairman

The Hong Kong Jockey Club has appointed businessman Philip Chen as its 25th chairman, replacing Dr Anthony Chow, who has retired.

Philip Chen

Hong Kong businessman who was appointed as Chairman of the Hong Kong Jockey Club in June 2020

Tote Superpools see 60% jump in three days of Royal Ascot

Tote Superpools saw significant growth in the first three days of the Royal Ascot races in the U.K., taking in bets worth GBP80 million ($99 million), up 60 percent on the prior year. 

Hong Kong resumes transit flights

Hong Kong International Airport has resumed transit flights from Monday, June 1, after chief executive Carrie Lam lifted the transit ban imposed on March...

U.S. deems Hong Kong no longer autonomous to China

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday said he will no longer consider Hong Kong as autonomous to China, a move that will...
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Macau gambling mogul, Stanley Ho dies at age 98

Stanley Ho, who dominated Macau’s casino industry for four decades before the market was opened for competition in 2002, passed away on Tuesday, 26th...

Two directors to resign from Landing

Landing International Development Limited announced to the Hong Kong Stock Exchange on Wednesday that two of its directors will be resigning. The two in question,...

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