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Genius Puns Prove Riding Hong Kong’s Metro Can Be Entertaining

BY JST NEWS Photo: Facebook/MTR As one of the most profitable metro systems in the world, Hong Kong’s MTR (Mass Transit Railway) carries 5 million trips on any average weekday. For many locals and travelers, MTR is their main form of transportation, often times, long commutes may get…well, a bit boring. SEE ALSO: How World Sketching Tour Artist […]

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The Insanity Of Smuggling 94 iPhones

BY JST NEWS An Apple codpiece. China customs police catch Hong Kong man with 94 iPhones strapped to body. http://t.co/gM76FwrWUN pic.twitter.com/t5iURGZ8Tq — Chris Buckley 储百亮 (@ChuBailiang) January 12, 2015 What does traveling with 94 iPhones feel like? A man in Hong Kong knows. According to China’s Sina News, a Hong Kong man dressed in red sports […]

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Prince William Is To Visit Japan & China Early Next Year

BY JST NEWS Kensington Palace has confirmed the Duke of Cambridge will visit China at the end of February, it will be his very first time to the country. Since the Duchess of Cambridge will be eight months pregnant by then, Prince William will be traveling alone. The itinerary includes three days in Japan then […]

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EXCLUSIVE! How World Sketching Tour Artist Portrays Protests In Hong Kong

BY LENA KAZER *START SLIDESHOW to see exclusive sketches from Luís’ at Hong Kong protests. Have you ever used a stereogram? The idea is that there is a 3D picture embedded within the photo you see in front of you, you just have to look at it a certain way to see it. Some people find […]

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China To Hong Kong Student Activists: Entry Denied.

BY JST NEWS Eason Chung, Alex Chow, Nathan Law. Flanked by Alan Leong and Joshua Wong. #OccupyHK #UmbrellaRevolution pic.twitter.com/tedozVIDyZ — Rishi Iyengar (@iyengarrishi) November 15, 2014 If you were crossing through Hong Kong Airport yesterday, it might’ve been a little chaotic. Leaders of the Hong Kong Federation of Students: Alex Chow, Nathan Law and Eason […]

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What’s Hong Kong Airport Doing To Protect You From Ebola?

BY TEAM JST If you’re heading to Hong Kong, you’ve been warned. To detect and protect travelers from Ebola, Hong Kong International Airport will conduct a new health screening questionnaire for travelers landing in Hong Kong. Questions include travel history, health status and possible contact with Ebola patients. If you’re a passport holder of a West African […]

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Why You’ll See A Different Take On Street Art In Hong Kong Today

BY TEAM JST If you’ve been living in or traveling to Hong Kong, Taiwan, China or Singapore, you’ve been acquainted with the expression “add oil.” In Chinese writing “加油” is pronounced: jia-yo (in Mandarin) and ga-yau (in Cantonese). The characters literally translate to “add oil” but the expression is commonly used to encourage, to fuel and to inspire […]

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