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International email scams involving Hong Kong hit HK$1.5 billion for the year so far

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  One foreign business was defrauded of HK$500 million, which an employee was duped into transferring into Hong Kong accounts. HONG KONG Personal data, information at risk with major apps, agency claims International fraudsters have used Hong Kong to cream off almost HK$1.5 billion in commercial email scams this year, …

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Hong Kong court, in line with China ruling, bars pro-independence lawmakers

Pro-independence activists Yau Wai-ching (L) and Baggio Leung meets journalists outside the High Court after the court disqualified them from taking office as lawmakers in Hong Kong, China November 15, 2016.      REUTERS/Bobby Yip

Pro-independence activists Yau Wai-ching (L) and Baggio Leung meets journalists outside the High Court after the court disqualified them from taking office as lawmakers in Hong Kong, China November 15, 2016. REUTERS/Bobby Yip  A Hong Kong court on Tuesday disqualified two pro-independence lawmakers from taking office, ruling their oath of …

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China Is Rapidly Squandering the Unique Opportunity That Hong Kong Represents

(Front L-R) Members from the legal sector, including former lawmaker Audrey Eu, lawmaker Dennis Kwok, senior counsel Graham Harris and former lawmaker Martin Lee, join hundreds of other lawyers and law students in a silent march in protest at a ruling by China which effectively bars two pro-independence legislators from taking office in Hong Kong on November 8, 2016. 
Hundreds of lawyers and law students, all dressed in black, marched silently through Hong Kong on November 8 in protest at a ruling by China which effectively bars two pro-independence legislators from taking office. / AFP / Anthony WALLACE        (Photo credit should read ANTHONY WALLACE/AFP/Getty Images)

Anthony Wallace—AFP/Getty Images Members from the legal sector, including, from left, former lawmaker Audrey Eu, lawmaker Dennis Kwok, senior counsel Graham Harris and former lawmaker Martin Lee, take part in a silent march in Hong Kong on Nov. 8, 2016, to protest Beijing’s interpretation of Hong Kong’s Basic Law Wilson Leung …

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