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Hong Kong leader says financial hub's...

Hong Kong leader says financial hub's...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Jan 13 2020

Protests in Hong Kong escalated in June last year over a now-withdrawn bill which would have allowed...

Hong Kong leader vows to work closely...

Hong Kong leader vows to work closely...

East Asia

Tue, Jan 7 2020

Lam did not mention the protests in her opening remarks, which focused on health risks related an outbreak...

'Return to right path' Beijing's new...

'Return to right path' Beijing's new...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Jan 6 2020

‘Everyone earnestly hopes that Hong Kong can return to the right path’

China replaces head of Hong Kong liaison...

China replaces head of Hong Kong liaison...

East Asia

Sat, Jan 4 2020

The Liaison Office, which reports to China’s State Council, serves as the platform for Beijing...

Taiwan leader rejects China's offer...

Taiwan leader rejects China's offer...

Asia-Pacific

Wed, Jan 1 2020

Taiwan's parliament passed an anti-infiltration law on Tuesday to combat perceived threats from...

New Year’s revolution

New Year’s revolution

Anupam Debashis Roy

Wed, Jan 1 2020

People want alternatives through meaningful reform

Hong Kong protesters carry political...

Hong Kong protesters carry political...

East Asia

Tue, Dec 31 2019

The financial hub has been battered by more than six months of protests that included huge peaceful marches...

World rings in the new year amid wildfires,...

World rings in the new year amid wildfires,...

World

Tue, Dec 31 2019

Hong Kong also cancelled its popular New Year's Eve fireworks in Victoria Harbour due to security...

Hong Kong gears up for New Year countdown...

Hong Kong gears up for New Year countdown...

Asia-Pacific

Tue, Dec 31 2019

Police will deploy more than 6,000 officers to deal with potential unrest over the New Year's...

Japan's Abe urges Hong Kong freedoms...

Japan's Abe urges Hong Kong freedoms...

Asia-Pacific

Tue, Dec 24 2019

Abe met with Chinese President Xi Jinping in Beijing ahead of flying to the south-western city of Chengdu...

Hong Kong braces for protests over Christmas...

Hong Kong braces for protests over Christmas...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Dec 23 2019

Protests in Hong Kong are now in their seventh month, albeit in a relative lull compared to the scale...

Hong Kong police arrest man after shooting...

Hong Kong police arrest man after shooting...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Dec 21 2019

The man was subdued by police after he’d fired a shot in the northern Tai Po district

China's Xi gives Hong Kong leader 'unwavering...

China's Xi gives Hong Kong leader 'unwavering...

East Asia

Mon, Dec 16 2019

Protesters have called for the unpopular Lam to stand down as leader, but she received the backing of...

Hong Kong leader Lam heads for Beijing...

Hong Kong leader Lam heads for Beijing...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Dec 14 2019

Hong Kong has been convulsed by daily and often violent protests for the last six months

Experts quit Hong Kong police probe,...

Experts quit Hong Kong police probe,...

World

Wed, Dec 11 2019

The experts also restated the criticisms it had of the police watchdog it was hired to assess

Hong Kongers await Beijing olive branch...

Hong Kongers await Beijing olive branch...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Dec 10 2019

Monday marks the sixth month anniversary of a movement that has upended the semi-autonomous Chinese hub's...

Beijing envoy: Destructive forces trying...

Beijing envoy: Destructive forces trying...

World

Thu, Dec 5 2019

The US and China have been locked in a bitter trade war for 17 months

China slaps sanctions on US over Hong...

China slaps sanctions on US over Hong...

East Asia

Mon, Dec 2 2019

Last week US President Donald Trump signed the Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act

Protests send Hong Kongers to Taiwan...

Protests send Hong Kongers to Taiwan...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Dec 2 2019

Taiwan has long attracted Hong Kongers seeking an alternative to their city's frenetic pace and sky-high...

Hong Kong protesters return to the...

Hong Kong protesters return to the...

East Asia

Sun, Dec 1 2019

Hong Kong's Beijing-backed chief Carrie Lam has offered no additional concessions in the wake of...

Hong Kong seniors rally to back students...

Hong Kong seniors rally to back students...

World

Sat, Nov 30 2019

'I came out for the peaceful protest in June when there was more than one million people, but the...