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Pro-democracy protesters try to occupy a road in Hong Kong's Admiralty district in November 2014. © Getty Images

Frustration grows among Hong Kong's 'betrayed generation'

Sky-high living costs and dwindling freedoms fuel youth hostility toward Beijing

  • Hoshino Resorts has right prescription for old Aomori inn

    Guests keep coming back for ever-changing assortment of experiences

  • Superrich call luxury residential cruise ship 'home'

    Prices for exclusive floating condominiums can top $15 million

  • Myanmar opening airwaves to more voices with new channels

    Newcomers likely bring more independent news, information to people

  • Remote 'off' switch applied to Cambodia taxis

    Japanese startup's wireless device service makes car leasing less risky

  • Watching for an American 'bubble tea' bubble

    Entrepreneurs move slowly on franchising to protect image of Taiwanese drink

  • Farm-to-table dining wins Filipino fans

    Organic food movement grows, but seeks breakout from upmarket niche

  • Film highlights 'enfant terrible' of Australian art world

    Brett Whiteley film explores wild life of internationally acclaimed artist

  • Circus shows temple tourists another side of Cambodia

    Creative training offers an alternative lifestyle for young performers

  • Ditching your tie doesn't cut it on casual Friday, Itochu says

    Japanese trading house turns to Isetan to help workers really dress down

  • Xi tells FIFA chief China wants to host World Cup

    No response to South Korea's proposal for 4-nation bid

  • Swarming visitors are a boon and a bane for an Asian Shangri-La

    Bhutan's astute tourism policies are tested as the world discovers paradise

  • Mekong subregion shapes up for tourism influx

    Infrastructure and services demand seen rising sharply

  • Japan turns empty homes into accommodations for tourists

    Six startups in Osaka open Sekai Hotel in effort to reinvigorate local community

  • David Cockayne

    China's soccer goals will require steady development focus

    Administrators, club owners must look toward long-term sustainability

  • Obesity reaching 'epidemic levels' in Asia

    Health care threat costing $166 billion annually: ADBI report

  • Food park challenges Kuala Lumpur hawker centers

    Founders say trucks selling innovative dishes are the future

  • Send my ashes to the stars

    Cosmic burial becoming viable option in Japan's aging society

  • 'Donki' to bring ceiling to floor mega discounts to Asia

    Popular Japan chain to open store in Singapore, eyes regional expansion

  • Turkey's domestic strife punishing tourism sector

    As terror, instability spook foreign visitors, industry squabbles add to woes