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Suspects arrested by Chinese agents...

Suspects arrested by Chinese agents...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Jul 1 2020

Article 55 of the law states that Beijing’s national security office in Hong Kong could exercise...

Hong Kong wakes up to new national security...

Hong Kong wakes up to new national security...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Jul 1 2020

Critics fear the legislation will crush wide-ranging freedoms in Hong Kong denied to people in mainland...

US ends arms exports, China restricts...

US ends arms exports, China restricts...

World

Tue, Jun 30 2020

'We can no longer distinguish between the export of controlled items to Hong Kong or to mainland...

Taiwan warns citizens of risk in Hong...

Taiwan warns citizens of risk in Hong...

East Asia

Tue, Jun 30 2020

Months of anti-government, pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong last year won widespread sympathy in democratic...

China passes controversial Hong Kong...

China passes controversial Hong Kong...

East Asia

Tue, Jun 30 2020

The legislation pushes Beijing further along a collision course with the United States, Britain and other...

China to restrict visas for some Americans...

China to restrict visas for some Americans...

East Asia

Mon, Jun 29 2020

On Friday, US President Donald Trump's administration said it was restricting US visas for a number...

Dozens arrested during Hong Kong national...

Dozens arrested during Hong Kong national...

Middle East

Sun, Jun 28 2020

China's National People's Congress Standing Committee reviewed a draft of the bill on

US curbs visas for Chinese officials...

US curbs visas for Chinese officials...

World

Sat, Jun 27 2020

Pompeo’s announcement represents the first concrete US step in response to China’s

US Senate backs bill to punish China...

US Senate backs bill to punish China...

East Asia

Fri, Jun 26 2020

Democratic Senator Chris Van Hollen, a lead sponsor, said in the Senate the legislation would send a...

Poll: Support dips for Hong Kong democracy...

Poll: Support dips for Hong Kong democracy...

East Asia

Fri, Jun 26 2020

Pro-democracy labour unions and a student group last week failed to garner enough support to hold strikes...

Hong Kong leader reassures on national...

Hong Kong leader reassures on national...

East Asia

Tue, Jun 23 2020

Lam said that, as chief executive, she would instead appoint a panel of judges for all courts based on...

HK unions, students fail to get support...

HK unions, students fail to get support...

East Asia

Sun, Jun 21 2020

After a year of often-violent unrest, anti-government demonstrations have lost momentum due to higher...

China unveils details of national security...

China unveils details of national security...

East Asia

Sat, Jun 20 2020

China says the draft law is aimed at tackling separatist activity, subversion, terrorism and collusion...

Hong Kong police arrest 53 during fresh...

Hong Kong police arrest 53 during fresh...

World

Wed, Jun 10 2020

The protests, called to mark a year of sometimes violent pro-democracy rallies in the former British...

Hong Kong seethes one year on but protesters...

Hong Kong seethes one year on but protesters...

East Asia

Tue, Jun 9 2020

On Tuesday, flash-mob protests were held during the lunchtime break in multiple malls but crowds were...

Hong Kong passes China national anthem...

Hong Kong passes China national anthem...

East Asia

Thu, Jun 4 2020

It carries penalties of up to three years jail as well as fines of up to $6,450 for those who insult...

Hong Kong marks Tiananmen crackdown...

Hong Kong marks Tiananmen crackdown...

East Asia

Thu, Jun 4 2020

Crowds have swelled at Hong Kong's Tiananmen vigils whenever fears have spiked that Beijing is prematurely...

Johnson: UK to change immigration rules...

Johnson: UK to change immigration rules...

World

Wed, Jun 3 2020

Chinese security and intelligence agents may be stationed in Hong Kong for the first time

UK ex-foreign ministers call for G7...

UK ex-foreign ministers call for G7...

World

Mon, Jun 1 2020

There is no consensus among the G7 powers over how to respond to Beijing

US businesses suffer in Hong Kong as...

US businesses suffer in Hong Kong as...

World

Sat, May 30 2020

More than 1,300 US firms have offices in Hong Kong and provide about 100,000 jobs 

OP-ED: What Hong Kong’s slipping autonomy...

OP-ED: What Hong Kong’s slipping autonomy...

Umran Chowdhury

Sat, May 30 2020

Imposing autocracy on a thriving capitalist system is not the answer