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Index Of Economic Freedom - Ratings
... The top five "free" economies identified by the 2011 index were Hong Kong, Singapore, Australia, New Zealand, and Switzerland, each scoring over 80 on the economic freedom grading scale ... Since the Index was created in 1995, Hong Kong has been the top performing economy ... States dropped to 9th place behind such countries as Denmark, Canada, and first-place Hong Kong ...
Hong Kong Island By-election, 2007 Pro-democracy Primary - Selection Mechanism
... a debate was held at the University of Hong Kong on 24 September ... Legislative Councilors, the 28 pro-democracy Hong Kong Island District Councillors and 300 delegates (30 each from the 10 organisations) participated in a ...
Varieties of Waffles
... Hong Kong style waffle, in Hong Kong called a "grid cake" or "grid biscuits" (格仔餅), is a waffle usually made and sold by street hawkers and eaten warm on the street ... Traditional Hong Kong style waffles are full of the flavor of yolk ... Another style of Hong Kong waffle is the eggette or gai daan jai (鷄蛋仔), which have a ball-shaped pattern ...
Unequal Treaty - Overview
... for trade, cede or lease territories (such as Hong Kong to Great Britain and Macau to Portugal), and make various other concessions of sovereignty to foreign "spheres of ... military might over Korea in the Ganghwa Island incident ... treaties on China did outlast World War II unequal treaties regarding Hong Kong remained in place until Hong Kong's 1997 handover, and in 1969, to improve Sino-Russian ...
United And Uniting Churches - United and Uniting Churches Around The World
... Hong Kong Hong Kong Christian Council, the ecumenical body of Christian churches, organizations and institutions in Hong Kong, founded in 1954 India Church of North India ... union of Waldensian and Methodist Churches Jamaica United Church in Jamaica and the Cayman Islands Japan United Church of Christ in Japan (Nihon Kirisuto Kyōdan) Melanesia United Church in Papua New Guinea and the ...

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