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Asia Online Editor — Forbes
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Asia online editor at Forbes, I follow the money in this ginormous region. Former British Consulate staffer in H.K.

Hong Kong Protesters Clash With Police In 'Fishball Revolution' — Running battles between police and protesters broke out Monday evening in one of Hong Kong's most densely populated neighborhoods, leaving dozens of people injured and arrested on the first night of the Lunar New Year.

Japan Decides Negative Interest Rate Needed To Spur Growth — The Bank of Japan wrong-footed the markets on Friday by adopting negative interest rates as part of its continuing efforts to boost its sputtering economy.

Alibaba's Jack Ma Wants To Buy Into Hong Kong Newspaper Fallen On Hard Times — Billionaire Jack Ma is said to be in negotiations to buy a stake in the South China Morning Post, Hong Kong's dominant English-language daily newspaper.

A Health Food Revolution Cooked Up In China With Bugs

Mr. Startup Lays Out His Vision For A Global Incubator Network — As a former founder and angel investor, Harald Mahrer knows what startups need. In his current role as an Austrian state secretary, he has the opportunity to do something about that.

Hong Kong's Former Top Leader Hit With Corruption Charges

Newport Township's annual Pow Wow kicks off today — Dancing, native customs and authentic recipes are just some of the reasons to attend Newport Township's Fourth annual Pow Wow, sponsored by the Benton Pow Wow Association and the Newport Township Chamber of Commerce. The Pow Wow, which runs today and Sunday is guaranteed to offer good clean family fun, as well as an educational experience like no other, Newport Township Fire Chief Dan Kowalski said.

China Makes Itself Look Bad By Lashing Out At Hong Kong's Richest Man — The Communist Party's mouthpiece wades into the controversy surrounding Li Ka-shing, while inadvertently highlighting the shortcomings of the country's leadership in the process.

Australia Swears In Malcolm Turnbull As Prime Minister

As Singapore Heads To Polls, One-Party Dominance Shows Signs Of Slipping

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Feb 08, 2016

RT @alanwongw: Shots fired by police: Umbrella Revolution: 0 #FishBallRevolution: 2 Bricks hurled by protesters: Umbrella: 0 Fish Ball: Lots

Jan 07, 2016

RT @nanhie: Allan Zeman says in digital era, the future of the mall is less retail, more lifestyle & entertainment spaces…

Dec 28, 2015

RT @xinwenxiaojie: Shanghai Boy to meet press at 1pm, reveal details of CYLeung pre-elex dinner w Kuk g'fathers…

Dec 28, 2015

RT @garyyounge: Grand jury declines to charge cops who shot Tamar Rice. Cos nothing says reasonable force like killing kids.

Dec 17, 2015

RT @brochman: K for Karma! Pharma CEO Martin Shkreli arrested on charges of securities fraud…

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