Ashley Lee
Ashley Lee
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Chinese New Year 2013: Photos From the Year Of the Snake

Try as they might, the Chinese just can't make "year of the snake" as cute as they'd like to. Here are a few pictures from Chinese New Year in Hong Kong to give you a taste of how its being done.

ART HK: Is Hong Kong Becoming the World's Next Cultural Capital?

Though it’s only five years old, Hong Kong art fair ART HK has become an important venue for the Asian contemporary art market. Does the fair bolster HK's credentials as Asia's cultural capital?
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Al-Jazeera Reporter Expelled from China: What Does This Mean for Media Relations?

Al-Jazeera English correspondent Melissa Chan was expelled from China; pundits describe the situation as a 14-year low for overseas journalists. However, Chan's case may be especially unique.
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Chen Guangcheng Case is Disaster for Obama's Stance on China Human Rights Issues

The release of blind dissident Chen Guangcheng from the U.S. Embassy in Beijing, means more power for China and a lack of conviction for the Obama administration.
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Prospect of Hong Kong Democracy Hangs in the Balance

Hong Kong is embroiled in an identity crisis in the midst of chief executive elections, and the results could signal how the Chinese government will handle the prospect of democracy in Hong Kong.