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Biden raises human rights, Xi warns...

Taiwan, Tibet, Hong Kong dominate Biden-Xi...

North America

Tue, Nov 16 2021

Biden tells Xi US remains committed to the "One China" policy related to Taiwan

Billionaire Alibaba founder Jack Ma...

Jack Ma reappears in Hong Kong

East Asia

Wed, Oct 13 2021

The Chinese billionaire has been keeping a low profile since delivering a speech in October last year...

Fear of arrest in Hong Kong over Taiwan...

Hong Kong raids feared over Taiwan...

East Asia

Sat, Oct 9 2021

October 10 marks the anniversary of the 1911 uprising which ushered in a new Republic of China

Share trading in embattled China Evergrande...

Share trading in embattled China Evergrande...

East Asia

Mon, Oct 4 2021

Suspensions come days after bondholders said Evergrande missed interest payments

More than 3,000 shark fins confiscated...

3,000 shark fins seized in

World

Sat, Sep 25 2021

Shark fishing has been banned in Colombia, which is home to 76 of the 500 known shark varieties, since...

Hong Kong's Tiananmen vigil organiser...

Tiananmen vigil organiser disbands

East Asia

Sat, Sep 25 2021

Police also ordered the group to take down its website and social media platforms and authorities also...

Hong Kong's first 'patriots-only' election...

Hong Kong ‘patriots-only’ election...

East Asia

Sun, Sep 19 2021

The objective of improving the electoral system is to ensure patriots administer Hong Kong

Hong Kong steps up pressure on city's...

Hong Kong main press group under...

East Asia

Wed, Sep 15 2021

The media industry has seen profound changes since Beijing imposed the security law last year

Nine Hong Kong activists jailed for...

Nine Hong Kongers jailed over Tiananmen...

East Asia

Wed, Sep 15 2021

The sentencing came one week after leaders of the group behind the annual vigil were separately accused...

Hong Kong police arrest Tiananmen vigil...

Tiananmen vigil organisers

East Asia

Wed, Sep 8 2021

The Hong Kong Alliance is the latest target of a sweeping national security law that China imposed on...

Digital dissent: Hong Kongers race to...

Digital dissent: Hong Kongers race to...

Asia-Pacific

Fri, Aug 27 2021

With the city's Tiananmen vigils already effectively banned by authorities since last year, the move...

Hong Kong proposes film censorship law...

Hong Kong proposes film censorship...

East Asia

Tue, Aug 24 2021

Hong Kong's chief secretary, will also be empowered to revoke a film's licence if found to be...

Candidate skips Hong Kong bar polls...

Hong Kong bar assoc hopeful quit...

East Asia

Sat, Aug 21 2021

Although officials in Hong Kong and Beijing have rejected these concerns, the normally low-key polls...

Nicole Kidman quarantine exemption sparks...

Nicole Kidman quarantine exemption sparks...

Showtime

Fri, Aug 20 2021

While quarantine exemptions can be made for some senior executives, they are rare

Hong Kongers plead guilty to 'national...

Hong Kongers admit 'national security'...

East Asia

Thu, Aug 19 2021

More than 130 people, including many of the city's best-known democracy advocates, have since been...

Hong Kong students arrested for 'advocating...

Hong Kong students arrested for 'advocating...

East Asia

Wed, Aug 18 2021

A controversial student union statement following a lone wolf attack on a police officer last month sparked...

Hong Kong reclassifies Bangladesh, 14...

Hong Kong reclassifies 15 countries...

World

Tue, Aug 17 2021

Hong Kong has largely controlled the virus with hardly any locally transmitted Covid-19 cases, but has...

First HK election under revamped system...

First HK election under revamped...

East Asia

Fri, Aug 13 2021

The government said it had received just 1,056 nominations for the 980 seats open to competition

Hong Kong saw net outflow of 90,000...

Hong Kong saw net outflow of 90,000...

East Asia

Thu, Aug 12 2021

The country’s population declined by 1.2% since 2020

Hong Kong set to adopt China's anti-sanctions...

Hong Kong set to adopt China's anti-sanctions...

East Asia

Tue, Aug 10 2021

Its powers include denying visas, deportation, or seizing assets of those who formulate or comply with...

Hong Kong minister hints at adopting...

'Hong Kong may adopt China anti-sanctions...

East Asia

Sun, Aug 8 2021

Critics have warned that the anti-foreign sanctions law could undermine Hong Kong's reputation as...