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Initial coin offering issuer Black Cell Technology became the first firm of its kind to be ordered by the Securities and Futures Commission to halt fund-raising activities and return tokens to SAR investors.
Mainland developer Guangzhou R&F Properties (2777) said its net profit last year spiked 204 percent to 21.
Most Kwai Chung, the operator of online video outlet TVMost, has reportedly frozen HK$22.
Sunny Optical Technology (2382) recorded a 128.
Samantha Wong The most expensive home in Hong Kong for rent is at 89 Repulse Bay Road, and that is estimated at HK$1.
Tracy Hu Tencent spin-off China Literature (0772), which went public in the city last year, saw its net profit in 2017 jump more than 15 times, thanks to increased paying customers and more revenue per user.
Towngas China Company (1083) posted a 40 percent jump in net profit to HK$1.
Tracy Hu Global stocks fell yesterday as investors await this week newly-appointed Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell's first announcement of an interest rate hike in the United States.
China on Monday elevated the status of its current foreign minister and selected a new defence minister as the country deals with rocky relations with the United States and expands its military.
More and more, we hear how science is proving that humans who live with, or share time with animals, have a better life, helping them to be calmer and more able to deal with life's challenges.
Police last night charged a grandmother with murdering her six-year-old grandson in a love hotel on Sunday.
Ten local start-ups will be selected to join a new incubation program established by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council, and each winner will be given HK$160,000 for marketing purposes in Hong Kong and overseas.
Secretary for Justice Teresa Cheng Yeuk-wah isn't opposed to having American judges sit in the Court of Final Appeal, according to Executive Council member Ronny Tong Ka-wah.
The social welfare system could push people to become homeless to receive an allowance under an assistance program, a concern group member claimed at a Legislative Council panel meeting on welfare services yesterday.
The civil servant force will be boosted to 188,451, including disciplinary forces, with an additional 6,700 posts in the next fiscal year.
A female doctor will stand trial for manslaughter in High Court - where the maximum penalty on conviction is life imprisonment - four years after her liposuction patient died after undergoing treatment.
A woman carrying her baby girl was struck by a car and suffered serious leg injuries yesterday.
Apart from the Dennis Lo Yuk-ming and Rossa Chiu Wai-kwun team who are hailed as Nobel Prize hopefuls, many other celebrities were honored at last week's Sing Tao Leader of the Year awards presentation.
Ayee Macaraig For people like politician Pantaleon Alvarez getting out of a bad marriage in the Philippines is pricey but feasible.
Firefighters found two more bodies yesterday in a Manila hotel-casino gutted by fire, raising the death toll to five.