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The real reasons behind Hong Kong’s love of polygamous tycoons

There’s an interesting phenomenon in Hong Kong that doesn’t happen a lot in comparable societies – and that is the practice of tycoons having multiple girlfriends and even wives. Take Stanley Ho, probably the most notorious example. The 96-year-old ‘King of Gambling,’ who operates multiple casinos in Macau, has four ‘wives.’ He was legally betrothed […]