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Hong Kong stock exchange proposes surprise £32bn merger with LSE – business live

Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial newsBreaking: Hong Kong wants to take over London stock exchangeBond yields are bouncing back a...

Hong Kong stock exchange proposes surprise £32bn merger with LSE – business live

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Hong Kong drops £32bn bid for London Stock Exchange Bidder says it has been ‘unable to engage’ with the LSE management on the dealThe Hong Kong stock exchange has abandoned its £32bn takeover offer for...
10:04, 2019-10-08

Hong Kong stock exchange makes £32bn bid for London counterpart Proposal to LSE board will only proceed if deal for Refinitiv is terminated or voted down The Hong Kong stock exchange has made a surprise £32bn bid ...
00:00, 2019-09-12

Hong Kong Stock Exchange makes £32bn move for London counterpart Proposal to LSE board will only proceed if deal for Refinitiv is terminated or voted down The Hong Kong Stock Exchange has made a surprise £32bn bid ...
12:08, 2019-09-11

London Stock Exchange rejects Hong Kong takeover approach – business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, including reaction to Mario Draghi’s latest package to save the eurozone economyLatest: L...
13:48, 2019-09-13

Hong Kong Exchanges bids to buy London Stock Exchange Brexit and ongoing protests in Hong Kong have created political turmoil in both markets, but a deal could secure London's status as a global financia...
15:40, 2019-09-11

London Stock Exchange rejects approach by Hong Kong counterpart ‘Fundamental flaws’ in £32bn takeover proposal mean LSE board sees no merit in itThe board of the London Stock Exchange has “unanimously rejected” an...
21:00, 2019-09-13

Hong Kong Stock Exchange dropped its $36 billion bid for its London rival after the LSE snubbed it REUTERS/Toby Melville The Hong Kong Stock Exchange has dropped its $36 billion bid for the London Stock Exchange after it was rejected by the group's...
11:04, 2019-10-08

Cboe Global Markets Recognized in Hong Kong As Approved Stock Exchange CHICAGO – January 23, 2018 – Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE | Nasdaq: CBOE), one of the world’s largest exchange holding companies, toda...
13:12, 2019-05-01

German business confidence rises; Hong Kong shares surge - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial newsHang Seng index has jumped 1.5% todayPro-democracy party triumphsBlow to hard-line approach...
10:32, 2019-11-25

Hong Kong suffers first recession in a decade - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as Hong Kong’s economy tumbles into recessionBreaking: Hong Kong in recessionGDP plunged ...
11:20, 2019-10-31

Hong Kong recession to continue as protests hit economy - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news 8.04am GMT Good morning, and welcome to our rolling coverage of the world economy, the fin...
09:24, 2019-12-30

Hong Kong stocks rebound despite latest violence – business live Most Asian markets rise after China’s rate cut, as investors await further news on trade 8.06am GMT And we’re off. The UK’s FTSE 100 index opened som...
09:16, 2019-11-18

Hong Kong protests drag economy into recession – business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as Hong Kong’s economy tumbles into recessionBreaking: Hong Kong in recessionGDP plunged ...
11:52, 2019-10-31

Shares rally in Hong Kong after pro-democracy election success - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial newsHang Seng index has jumped 1.5% todayPro-democracy party triumphsBlow to hard-line approach...
09:36, 2019-11-25

UK retail sales stabilise; German confidence rises; Hong Kong shares surge - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial newsLatest: IFO survey shows German economy picking up Hang Seng index has jumped 1.5% todayPro...
13:08, 2019-11-25

Hong Kong stocks slump 3% on coronavirus fears, but Apple results cheer traders - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news 8.02am GMT British Airways has just suspended all its flights to mainland China, underlini...
09:16, 2020-01-29

CBOE Stock Exchange Completes Acquisition of National Stock Exchange CHICAGO, January 9, 2012 - CBOE Stock Exchange (CBSX) announced today that it completed the acquisition of all-electronic National Stock Exchange (NS...
15:28, 2019-05-01

CBOE Stock Exchange to Acquire National Stock Exchange CHICAGO, Sept. 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CBOE Stock Exchange (CBSX) announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the Nat...
15:28, 2019-05-01

Warwick University Hong Kong exchange students called back to UK The University of Warwick said it is "no longer appropriate" for its students to remain in Hong Kong....
19:00, 2019-11-14

A Hong Kong stock just plunged 76% in 30 minutes Getty Images Another Hong Kong stock just plunged, shedding 76% of its value in 30 minutes of trading. China First Capital Group, an investment group...
11:48, 2019-11-27

Here's why one stock is 5 times more expensive in Shanghai than it is in Hong Kong Bobby Yip/Reuters China brokerage CSC Financial trades at a five-times higher price in Shanghai compared to its shares on Hong Kong's exchange, Bloom...
19:40, 2020-01-08

University of Calgary promises support for exchange students after recommending they leave Hong Kong The University of Calgary has joined with other campuses across the country in encouraging its foreign exchange students to leave Hong Kong for their...
01:56, 2019-11-19

Cboe Futures Exchange (CFE) Authorized to Provide Automated Trading Services in Hong Kong CHICAGO – December 5, 2017 – Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE | Nasdaq: CBOE), one of the world’s largest exchange holding companies, today anno...
13:12, 2019-05-01

Canadian universities urge exchange students to return as Hong Kong protests escalate Dozens of Canadians remained in Hong Kong on Monday, according to several institutions reached by The Canadian Press -- many of which said it would b...
03:36, 2019-11-19

Fearing virus, Hong Kong residents stock up on food, essentials Panic-stricken residents have emptied shelves in major supermarkets in Hong Kong, stockpiling meat, rice, cleaning products and soap as fears escalat...
06:48, 2020-02-03

How Badly Will the Hong Kong Protests Shake Global Stock Markets? Unrest continues in Hong Kong. China’s paramilitary forces are massing near the border. What if there’s more violence? Or an authoritarian invasion? ...
23:36, 2019-08-22

Hong Kong protests play into China fears, upend stock markets Wall Street’s summertime slump continued as dramatic protests in Hong Kong dimmed hopes that the US will come to a trading truce with China. The Dow ...
05:00, 2019-08-13

Hong Kong's CK Life Sciences bets on skin cancer drug as its stock soars more than 200% Shares of biotech company CK Life Sciences soared more than 200% last week on news that the Hong Kong-based firm has made significant headway in a sk...
09:56, 2019-11-12

Chinese investors are sinking cash into Hong Kong's stock market as protests escalate Tyrone Siu/Reuters Investors from mainland China bought nearly $20 billion worth of Hong Kong stocks in the months since June, The Wall Street Journa...
19:08, 2019-11-20

Chinese official tells US to mind its own business on Hong Kong One of China’s top diplomats said Wednesday that Americans like Mitch McConnell should heed President Trump’s view that the demonstrations rocking Ho...
05:56, 2019-08-22

US business leaders in Hong Kong detained and denied entry to Macau President and chairman of American Chamber of Commerce told to sign statement saying decision not to enter Macau was voluntaryThe chairman and presid...
05:16, 2019-12-08

Apple's Tim Cook to serve as chairman at Chinese business school amid Hong Kong protests Apple CEO Tim Cook has been appointed chairman of the advisory board for Tsinghua University's economics school in Beijing, according to the South Ch...
03:36, 2019-10-22

UK stock market rally accelerates after election - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial newsLatest: UK PMIs show economy struggling in DecemberPMI falls to 48.5, showing sharpest cont...
13:52, 2019-12-16

Hong Kong protests: Incredible pictures show thousands line the streets of Hong Kong in protest over extradition law Tens of thousands of protesters have marched through the streets of Hong Kong in protest over government-sponsored legislation that would allow peopl...
23:24, 2019-06-09

Chinese stock markets plunge on coronavirus fears – business live Central bank blames herd effect as investors count cost of outbreak 8.10am GMT In Europe, where traders have had some time to react to the coronaviru...
09:20, 2020-02-03

Stock markets slump as coronavirus spreads in Europe – business live Rolling coverage of business, economics and markets amid investor concerns over extent of outbreak beyond ChinaFTSE 100 loses 3.3% by mid-morningItal...
13:24, 2020-02-24

Stock markets fall as ECB adds to warnings on trade war – business live Central bank says that growth slowdown threatens financial stabilityChinese media suggests rare earth minerals to be next battleground in dispute wit...
12:44, 2019-05-29

Hong Kong Dispatch: A Trump Bump for Hong Kong’s Last Commercial Cantonese Opera Theater Seeking new audiences, a troupe goes for something other than the traditional realm of historic battles, lost loves and palace drama. And it found Pr...
11:40, 2019-05-08

UK says it is 'shocked and appalled' after an ex-Hong Kong consulate employee alleged he was chained up and beaten in China in order to spill information on Hong Kong protests Vernon Yuen/NurPhoto via Getty Images British Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab on Wednesday condemned China's treatment of a former employee of Britain...
00:52, 2019-11-21

China suspends review of US requests to send military ships and aircraft to Hong Kong in response to Hong Kong human rights bill Shutterstock / Lewis Tse Pui Lung China's Foreign Ministry on Monday said the country is suspending its review of requests made by US military ships ...
10:12, 2019-12-02

European stock markets rise as US-China standoff eases – business live Markets cheered by US assurances, despite weaker yuanGerman industrial slump raises recession fearsThree central banks cut interest ratesHalifax: UK ...
12:56, 2019-08-07

UK stock market surges by nearly £50bn as 'Boris bounce' continues - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial newsLatest: UK stock market surges for second day runningBanks, utilities and industrial stocks...
18:12, 2019-12-16

London stock market surges by £33bn after Conservative election win - business live Shares and sterling are rallying as the financial markets react to the Conservative Party’s election triumphLatest: FTSE 100 and 250 surged todayBigg...
18:36, 2019-12-13

London stock market suffers worst outage in eight years - business live London traders were unable to buy and sell shares in Britain’s top companies this morning, as unexplained glitch strikes the CityLatest: Trading unde...
13:24, 2019-08-16

Stronger-than-expected US jobs data boost stock markets – business live October best month for sterling since financial crisisShares rise across Europe and Asia after surprisingly strong China PMI 1.12pm GMT Fitbit has mo...
14:52, 2019-11-01

Global stock markets rise on China manufacturing bounce – business live Shares across Asia and Europe recover after surprisingly strong China PMI, with UK manufacturing PMI and US jobs data also in focus today 8.18am GMT ...
09:44, 2019-11-01

Stock markets surge after US and China agree trade truce - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news 7.36am BST GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks enjoy relief rally in Asia, bonds retreat - Yahoo Finance...
08:52, 2019-07-01

European and US stock markets hit record highs as coronavirus fears ebb – business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as Europe’s Stoxx 600 index and Germany’s Dax hit fresh peaksIntroduction: Investors opti...
10:12, 2020-02-12

Stock markets boosted by stronger-than-expected US jobs data – business live October best month for sterling since financial crisisShares rise across Europe and Asia after surprisingly strong China PMI 12.37pm GMT So US employ...
14:00, 2019-11-01

Bank of England in surprise split over interest rates - business live The BoE has cut growth forecasts, as it sets interest rates for the last time before the general electionBoE governor Mark Carney is holding a press ...
15:00, 2019-11-07

Germany avoids recession with surprise return to growth – business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, including German growth figuresLatest: Eurozone grew by 0.2%Breaking: Germany grew by 0.1...
13:52, 2019-11-14

Stock markets mixed amid doubts on US-China trade deal – business live Pound inches higher towards $1.30 on hopes of smoother Brexit process 8.03am GMT European stock markets are up – 7.33am GMT Good morning, and welcome...
09:32, 2019-11-19

UK stock market in biggest one-day rally since 2016 amid 'Boris bounce' - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial newsLatest: UK PMIs show economy struggling in DecemberPMI falls to 48.5, showing sharpest cont...
15:48, 2019-12-16

European stock markets to bounce back ahead of Fed rate decision – business live Attention is on eurozone GDP and inflation data; Fed expected to cut rates for first time in a decade 7.51am BST Consumers are propping up the UK’s e...
09:20, 2019-07-31

Donald Trump tariff threat hangs over global stock markets – business live Rolling coverage of markets, economics and business news as shares in Asia fall 8.26am GMT Analysts at MUFG Bank note that the response to the Hong K...
09:36, 2019-11-20

Fiat Chrysler proposes 50-50 merger with Renault Italian carmaker Fiat Chrysler says it has made a 50-50 merger proposal to France's Renault. If accepted, the deal would create one of the world's bi...
08:12, 2019-05-27

Fiat Chrysler proposes merger with Renault Italian-American car firm proposes 50/50 merger with Renault after revelation of 'wide-ranging' talks over partnership Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FC...
09:16, 2019-05-27

Airline shares under pressure after surprise Lufthansa profit warning – business live German carrier warns on “aggressive” growth in low-cost competitionKier Group to cut 1,200 jobs and sell housing divisionParis air show: Airbus revea...
15:16, 2019-06-17

Stock markets await eurozone growth data ahead of Fed rate decision – business live Attention is on eurozone GDP and inflation dataFed expected to cut rates for first time in a decadePound rebounds from 28-month low 9.34am BST Among ...
10:48, 2019-07-31

Surprise rise in Chinese exports boosts shares in Europe and Asia – business live Greek unemployment drops to 8-year lowGold, a safe-haven asset, hovers near $1,500 an ounce 11.47am BST Craig Erlam, senior market analyst UK and EME...
13:04, 2019-08-08

US stock market hits record high as Donald Trump gives trade deal hint - business live S&P 100 climbs to new highs as US president suggests that ‘Phase One’ deal with China could be signed next monthLatest: S&P 500 hits record highTrump...
15:08, 2019-10-28

SoftBank proposes $30 billion merger between Yahoo Japan and Line SoftBank plans to merge internet unit Yahoo Japan with messaging app operator Line to create a $30 billion tech giant, according to a statement.Read ...
11:24, 2019-11-18

Fiat Chrysler proposes merger with French carmaker Renault PARIS (AP) — Fiat Chrysler is proposing a merger with French carmaker Renault aimed at saving billions of dollars for both companies. Fiat Chrysler A...
07:52, 2019-05-27

Fiat Chrysler proposes merger with Renault to reshape car industry Deal would create world’s third-largest automaker and ‘save €5bn a year’ by sharing researchFiat Chrysler has proposed a merger with France’s Renault...
12:56, 2019-05-27

Fiat Chrysler Formally Proposes Merger Deal With Renault A few years ago, then-Fiat Chrysler boss Sergio Marchionne seemed desperate to merge or partner his conglomerate with someone—anyone. He saw a future...
15:52, 2019-05-27

Hong Kong: Police threaten to use live rounds Hong Kong police threatened to use live ammunition if protesters continued to wield "deadly weapons" against them, after a policeman suffered an arro...
22:12, 2019-11-17

Fiat Chrysler proposes 50-50 merger with France’s Renault amid carmaker consolidation push PARIS (AP) — Fiat Chrysler proposes 50-50 merger with France’s Renault amid carmaker consolidation push....
07:52, 2019-05-27

CBOE STOCK EXCHANGE (CBSX) VOLUME TOPS 3 BILLION SHARES TRADED DURING 2008Growth in Volume, Listings and Participation; 2008 Highlights Include Lime Brokerage Investment, Functionality to Facilitate Automated Stock and Options Orders Chicago, January 15, 2009 - The CBOE Stock Exchange (CBSX) announced today that more than three billion shares were traded at the Exchange during 200...
16:12, 2019-05-01

Hong Kong to evacuate residential building where two patients with virus live Hong Kong is evacuating people from a residential building in the New Territories district of Tsing Yi, where two people confirmed with coronavirus l...
20:04, 2020-02-10

US commerce secretary says Hong Kong protests are an 'internal matter' – live Wilbur Ross: Trump is ‘watching very carefully what’s happening’ Ken Cuccinelli faces backlash over Statue of Liberty commentSign up for the US brief...
20:32, 2019-08-14

Coronavirus Live Updates: Hong Kong Reports First Death From Outbreak The death in Hong Kong Tuesday is the second outside mainland China. The victim was a 39-year-old man who had visited Wuhan and returned to Hong Kong...
04:48, 2020-02-04

Hong Kong protesters try to advance on besieged university campus – live Chaotic scenes on outskirts of campus, as hundreds remain trapped insideFull story: Hundreds trapped as police lay siege to universityIn pictures: pr...
16:48, 2019-11-18

Trump on Hong Kong protests: 'It's a tough situation … but I'm sure it'll work out' – live President says: ‘The Hong Kong thing is a very tough situation’Officials announce delays on China tariffsSign up for the US briefing and get a new pe...
19:20, 2019-08-13

Coronavirus Live Updates: Hong Kong Reports Its First Death From Outbreak The death of the 39-year-old man was the second from the coronavirus outside mainland China. It came as health workers in Hong Kong have urged closin...
06:32, 2020-02-04

Coronavirus outbreak: Hong Kong records second death – live updates Deaths on the mainland pass 2,000 as passengers begin leaving the Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan. Follow all the latest news here China’s hand...
06:24, 2020-02-19

Hong Kong police threaten 'live bullets' during university siege After a two-day standoff, police have stormed into a major university campus as protesters fought back with gasoline bombs and bows and arrows. Polic...
10:28, 2019-11-18

CBS and Viacom in final stages of all-stock merger CBS and Viacom are in the final stages of negotiating an all-stock merger that values Viacom at a discount to its closing price on Friday, two source...
19:08, 2019-08-12

Coronavirus live updates: More than 1,800 on cruise ship in Hong Kong held for testing There were 65 additional deaths in China and all of them came from Hubei province, the epicenter of the outbreak....
09:04, 2020-02-05

Hong Kong protests: second car rams protesters as teargas deployed – live updates Second car rams into crowd as chief executive Carrie Lam warns city is being pushed to ‘the verge of a very dangerous situation’Full story: Hong Kong...
12:52, 2019-08-05

Hong Kong protester shot with live round during China National Day rally Violence erupts as thousands protest on 70th anniversary of communist rule in ChinaHong Kong police have shot a protester with live ammunition for th...
17:04, 2019-10-01

Hong Kong braces for huge protests on anniversary of China handover – live Anti-Beijing protesters block key streets as key date marking 1997 transition coincides with anger about controversial extradition lawFull story: Ant...
03:08, 2019-07-01

Adam Silver: We’ll ‘live with consequences’ of Daryl Morey’s Hong Kong tweet NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said the league isn’t apologizing for Daryl Morey’s since-deleted tweet showing support for pro-democracy pr...
16:44, 2019-10-08

Hong Kong protest: demonstrators and police face off over extradition bill – live Tens of thousands of people have gathered in Hong Kong for protests as politicians debate legislation critics fear will allow extradition to China 3....
04:52, 2019-06-12

Hong Kong police defend firing live round during latest protests Twelve-year-old among those detained after violent clashes with demonstratorsHong Kong police say they arrested dozens of people, including a 12-year...
17:40, 2019-08-26

Hong Kong protester shot with live round as protests descend into chaos Video footage of a police officer firing at a protester at close range went viral, but there was not immediate verification of its authenticity....
14:28, 2019-10-01

Raytheon and United Technologies announce an all-stock merger Dow component United Technologies and Raytheon announced an all-stock merger on Monday. Wall Street Journal reporter Cara Lombardo, who broke the sto...
13:56, 2019-06-10

Hong Kong police slammed as ‘trigger-happy’ after protester shot with live round The 18-year-old is the first known victim of police gunfire since the protests began in June. His condition in the hospital was described by the gove...
13:20, 2019-10-02

Coronavirus: Hong Kong cuts border crossings with mainland China – live updates US updates travel warning to China to highest level as mayor of Wuhan admits authorities were too slow in releasing information about virus. Follow t...
12:16, 2020-01-28

Hong Kong protester shot in chest as China National Day demos intensify – live Violent protests break out across Hong Kong, overshadowing celebrations in Beijing to mark 70 years of Communist party rule Protester shot with live ...
13:08, 2019-10-01

Coronavirus Live Updates: Cases Up Nearly 60% Overnight, as Hong Kong Limits Travel From Mainland The number of known cases of the new virus rose by nearly 60 percent overnight. A shortage of test kits has led experts to warn that the real number ...
18:20, 2020-01-28

Coronavirus: first Hong Kong death reported as China cases pass 20,000 – live updates Thirty-nine-year-old man in Hong Kong believed to have had underlying condition. Death is only second outside mainland ChinaChina’s leadership admits...
08:36, 2020-02-04

McConnell warns Beijing any violent crackdown of Hong Kong protests 'unacceptable' – live Senate majority leader says: ‘The world is watching’USCIS announces new ‘public charge rule’ on green cardsSign up for the US briefing and get a new ...
21:40, 2019-08-12

Carrie Lam's key speech suspended amid rowdy scenes in Hong Kong legislature – live Hong Kong leader forced to stop policy address as opponents shout her down 4.08am BST The chair of Legco has announced the session was to be suspende...
05:24, 2019-10-16

Coronavirus Live Updates: Soaring Death Toll in China and Run on Stores in Hong Kong The rise in the death toll and number of new cases came as China’s leader, Xi Jinping, ordered a crackdown on fake medical products and people who un...
07:44, 2020-02-06

China National Day: Hong Kong protests begin after Beijing military parade – live Celebrations to mark 70 years of Communist party rule could be overshadowed by unrest that has roiled Hong Kong for 17 weeks 5.52am BST Large crowds ...
07:04, 2019-10-01

Coronavirus Live Updates: Death Toll Soars in China; a Run on Stores in Hong Kong The rise in the death toll and number of new cases came as China’s leader, Xi Jinping, ordered a crackdown on fake medical products and people who un...
09:08, 2020-02-06

Coronavirus live updates: WHO officials are 'shadowboxing,' American cancels more Hong Kong flights As of Thursday, more than 28,000 cases of coronavirus have been reported, resulting in at least 565 deaths....
18:52, 2020-02-06

Meredith Corp. stock drops after rough Time Inc. merger A rocky integration of the Time Inc. titles, a lack of plans to sell it TV stations, and lowered expectations for the year ahead had Wall Street turn...
04:36, 2019-09-06

Coronavirus Live Updates: Hong Kong Restricts Travel From Mainland China as Infections Exceed 4,500 The number of known cases of the new virus increased by nearly 60 percent overnight. A shortage of test kits has led experts to warn that the real nu...
11:20, 2020-01-28

Hong Kong protests: Carrie Lam to deliver key annual speech as Legislative Council resumes – live Hong Kong leader to give policy address after months of protests in troubled city 3.52am BST Images coming in from Hong Kong show serious security me...
05:04, 2019-10-16

Coronavirus Live Updates: Hong Kong Imposes Quarantines as China Death Toll Rises President Trump has pledged to work with China on the outbreak, while cruise ships get new scrutiny after infections are found on two....
14:24, 2020-02-05

Hong Kong protester reportedly shot in chest as China National Day demos intensify – live Violent protests break out across Hong Kong, overshadowing celebrations in Beijing to mark 70 years of Communist party rule Xi Jinping warns ‘no forc...
11:44, 2019-10-01

Hong Kong protest: police fire rounds of tear gas at protesters trying to leave campus – live Police pulled back after attempted dawn raid on Polytechnic University was met with fireFull story: Police attempt to storm university after battle w...
02:44, 2019-11-18

Hong Kong Club's Sunday Brunch Is A Feisty Mix Of Cantonese Food, Cocktails And Live Music The scrumptiousspread boasts of different varieties of dim sums, Cantonese delicacies, exotic cocktails and world-class wines....
17:28, 2019-08-01

Coronavirus live updates: American cancels more Hong Kong flights, Estee Lauder and L'Oreal take a hit As of Thursday, more than 28,000 cases of coronavirus have been reported, resulting in at least 565 deaths....
19:56, 2020-02-06

Hong Kong protests LIVE: Violent clashes as riot police descend on airport during second day of disruption Violent clashes have broken out after riot police descended on Hong Kong airport where protesters have caused flights to be cancelled for a second da...
18:48, 2019-08-13

China anniversary: nation marks 70 years of communism amid Hong Kong protests – live Pomp and ceremony in Beijing could be overshadowed by unrest that has roiled Hong Kong for 17 weeks 2.32am BST Earlier today, Ilham Tohti, a Uygur ac...
03:44, 2019-10-01

Hong Kong protest: police fire rounds of teargas at protesters trying to leave campus – live Police pulled back after attempted dawn raid on Polytechnic University was met with fireFull story: Hundreds trapped as police lay siege to universit...
09:44, 2019-11-18

Hong Kong lawmaker who relied on the banned HKMap Live app warns Apple from becoming an 'accomplice for Chinese censorship' Axios on HBO/YouTube A prominent Hong Kong legislator and IT entrepreneur, Charles Mok, has warned Apple from becoming "an accomplice for Chinese cen...
15:12, 2019-10-11

Coronavirus live updates: 'compulsory quarantine' on all arrivals to Hong Kong from mainland China – latest news Thousands on board Diamond Princess cruise ship in offshore quarantine in Japan after 10 people test positive, as China death toll passes 490Thousand...
14:20, 2020-02-05

Coronavirus Live Updates: Soaring Death Toll in China and a Toilet Paper Panic in Hong Kong The rise in the death toll and number of new cases came as China’s leader, Xi Jinping, ordered a crackdown on fake medical products and people who un...
07:28, 2020-02-06

Coronavirus live updates: Fed sees risk to global growth, CDC issues Hong Kong travel guidelines As of Wednesday, more than 75,200 cases of coronavirus have been reported, resulting in at least 2,000 deaths....
21:48, 2020-02-19

Coronavirus live updates: China tries to get back to work; Hong Kong pledges $3.2 billion to fight virus As of Friday, the COVID-19 coronavirus has infected more than 64,000 people in over two dozen countries, killing at least 1,380....
15:36, 2020-02-14

Coronavirus: Hong Kong medical workers strike to demand China border closure - live news Shanghai market is down nearly 8% on first day of trading after extended lunar new year break; more cases identified in US and VietnamFury in China a...
09:20, 2020-02-03

Coronavirus live updates: first Hong Kong death reported as China cases pass 20,000 – latest news Thirty-nine year old man in Hong Kong believed to have had underlying condition. Death is only second outside mainland China – latest updatesChina’s ...
06:28, 2020-02-04

CBOE STOCK EXCHANGE CELEBRATES FIRST YEAR OF OPERATION; NEW YORK and CHICAGO, March 5, 2008 - CBSX, the CBOE Stock Exchange, LLC, a subsidiary of the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE), announced today ...
16:40, 2019-05-01

London Stock Exchange hit by worst outage since 2011 Software glitch prevented investors trading for more than an hour and a halfThe London stock market has experienced its worst outage in eight years a...
23:56, 2019-08-16

Virgin Galactic launches (on the New York Stock Exchange) Public investors can now buy shares as Sir Richard Branson’s space tourism venture seeks funds for takeoffVirgin Galactic took a giant leap towards s...
15:40, 2019-10-28

Disney's Mulan: Boycott called for live-action remake after star backs Hong Kong police Disney's live-action remake of Mulan is facing calls for a boycott after its star reportedly voiced support for police in Hong Kong....
02:36, 2019-08-17

Coronavirus live updates: all arrivals to Hong Kong from mainland China face 'compulsory quarantine' – latest news Thousands on board Diamond Princess cruise ship in offshore quarantine in Japan after 10 people test positive, as China death toll passes 490Thousand...
13:12, 2020-02-05

CBOE Stock Exchange (CBSX) Introduces Two New Strategic Initiatives: CHICAGO, June 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The CBOE Stock Exchange (CBSX) has announced two new strategic initiatives -- combining faster trading executi...
15:28, 2019-05-01

CBOE STOCK EXCHANGE (CBSX) DROPS TAKER FEE SIGNIFICANTLY Chicago, September 22, 2009 - The CBOE Stock Exchange, LLC (CBSX) today announced that the Exchange will significantly reduce its fee for taking liqu...
16:12, 2019-05-01

Uber opens on New York Stock Exchange on rocky day for markets Shares in the ride-hailing giant were sold in an initial public offering for $45 each, raising $8.1 billion....
16:56, 2019-05-10

Philippine stock exchange suspends trading after volcano ash emission The Philippine Stock Exchange suspended Monday's trading to ensure the safety of employees and traders after a volcano near Manila spewed huge volume...
02:40, 2020-01-13

Slack Is Heading to the Stock Exchange With an Unusual — and Risky — Strategy As 2019’s bumper crop of initial public offerings either languishes or wildly exceeds expectations, Slack Technologies Inc. is taking a route t...
15:24, 2019-06-20

DOJ says states have no business trying to block T-Mobile-Sprint merger Makan Delrahim, the head of the Justice Department's antitrust division is concerned about the lawsuit filed by several state attorneys general that ...
21:16, 2020-02-06

London Stock Exchange in talks to combine with Refinitiv in a $20 billion deal AFP Contributor / Getty Contributor The London Stock Exchange is in talks to acquire data analytics platform Refinitiv in a $20 billion deal, accord...
09:00, 2019-07-27

De Blasio wants to move Charging Bull sculpture to New York Stock Exchange Mayor Bill de Blasio wants to get The Bull out of the street — and on The Street. City Hall, The Post has learned, wants to move the iconic bro...
21:08, 2019-11-07

LIME BROKERAGE TO ACQUIRE MINORITY INTEREST IN CBOE STOCK EXCHANGE, LLC ##GlossaryLink value='1'##NEW YORK and CHICAGO - January 8, 2008 - CBSX and Lime Brokerage announced today that Lime has acquired a minority interest...
16:40, 2019-05-01

Marijuana stocks have dominated the Toronto Stock Exchange for the last 3 years. Here are the top 10 performers. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante The Toronto Stock Exchange released a ranking of the top 30 performers over the last three years on Thursday. Two of the t...
00:08, 2019-09-27

Argentina's peso, stock exchange plunge after Macri vote defeat Argentina's currency and the Buenos Aires Stock Exchange have plummeted, a day after President Mauricio Macri suffered a crushing defeat in a primary...
23:48, 2019-08-12

China OK’s Some Factories To Open, Giving Shanghai Stock Exchange A Boost Shanghai stocks start the day in positive territory on the high hopes that the coronavirus outbreak is under control....
01:24, 2020-02-12

CBOE Stock Exchange (CBSX) Sets Record Daily Volume CHICAGO, August 13, 2010 - The CBOE Stock Exchange, LLC (CBSX) today reported that trading volume on Thursday, August 12 was a record for any day at ...
15:56, 2019-05-01

CBOE STOCK EXCHANGE EXPERIENCES RECORD DAY OF TRADING ON WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 23 CHICAGO - January 24, 2008 - The CBOE Stock Exchange, LLC (CBSX), a subsidiary of the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE), announced that the excha...
16:40, 2019-05-01

The National Stock Exchange Appoints William Karsh as Special Advisor CHICAGO, IL, June 12, 2012 - National Stock Exchange, Inc. (NSX), wholly-owned by the CBOE Stock Exchange, LLC (CBSX), announced today the appointmen...
15:12, 2019-05-01

India courts ethical investors with calls for social stock exchange Proposal could provide cheaper funding for welfare projects, says finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman, but critics warn against greater government co...
08:48, 2019-07-09

Melania Trump rings opening bell at New York Stock Exchange President Trump routinely touts the surging stock market as one of his accomplishments, but on Monday First Lady Melania Trump went to the floor of t...
19:20, 2019-09-23

Starling plans to make its IPO on the London Stock Exchange as early as 2022 This story was delivered to Insider Intelligence Banking subscribers earlier this morning. To get this story plus others to your inbox each day, hour...
15:40, 2020-01-10

Social Capital Hedosophia, Virgin Galactic merger to create first human space flight stock (IPOA) Social Capital Hedosophia (IPOA) is trading modestly higher after announcing a merger with Sir Richa...
21:28, 2019-07-09

Goldman, Bank of England and stock exchange targeted by climate activists in London Environmental activists glued themselves to the London Stock Exchange, blocked roads near the Bank of England and protested outside banks such as Gol...
12:48, 2019-04-25

CBOE Stock Exchange (CBSX) Sets Record Monthly Volume in July CHICAGO, Aug 02, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX News Network/ -- The CBOE Stock Exchange, LLC (CBSX) today announced that CBSX trading volume in July re...
15:56, 2019-05-01

Virgin Galactic will become the first space-tourism company to list on the New York Stock Exchange next week Virgin Galactic Virgin Galactic will list on the New York Stock Exchange on Monday, October 28 under the ticker "SPCE." To go public, the space-touri...
18:12, 2019-10-24

CBOE Stock Exchange (CBSX) Offers New Taker Rebates on Select Group of Securities CHICAGO, August 13, 2010 - The CBOE Stock Exchange, LLC (CBSX) on Monday, August 16 will institute new pricing in 24 of the most-active, lower-priced...
15:56, 2019-05-01

CBOE Stock Exchange (CBSX) Daily Volume Exceeds 100 Million Shares for the First Time CHICAGO, August 25, 2010 - The CBOE Stock Exchange, LLC (CBSX) today reported that trading volume on Tuesday, August 24 totaled a daily record of 118...
15:56, 2019-05-01

IEX Exchange may be up for sale after leaving listings business It could be done in a flash. The high-speed IEX Exchange — made famous in Michael Lewis’ 2014 bestseller “Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt” — is beli...
07:56, 2019-09-29

Saskatoon city administration proposes business recycling, organics program No matter what happens, the city will not reach its goal of diverting 70 per cent of waste away from the dump by 2023....
01:24, 2020-01-09

A new venture backed by Morgan Stanley and UBS is seeking to become a low-cost alternative to the New York Stock Exchange and Nasdaq Reuters Members Exchange filed an application with the SEC to become the nation's 15th stock exchange. The new venture is backed by major financial p...
14:20, 2019-11-01

CBOE Stock Exchange (CBSX) Establishes New Daily Volume Record with 90.8 Million Shares Traded CHICAGO, August 23, 2010 - The CBOE Stock Exchange, LLC (CBSX) today reported that trading volume on Friday, August 20 was a record for any day at CB...
15:56, 2019-05-01

Man killed in gunfire exchange at midtown business identified TUCSON – The victim of Monday night’s midtown shooting was identified by Tucson Police Department Tuesday evening. At around 6 p.m. Monda...
04:00, 2019-06-19

Fiat Chrysler's business is already complicated — a merger with Renault would make it even more challenging (FCAU, RACE) FCA FCA and Renault announced plans to execute a 50/50 merger that would create the world's 3rd-largest automaker. Renault is in a longtime alliance...
23:12, 2019-05-27

Sprint’s Stock Price Doubled In 15 Days; Is Market Overvaluing Sprint Just Before Its Merger With T-Mobile? Estimating Revenue Sprint’s total revenue has grown slightly from $33.3 billion in FY 2017 to almost $33.6 billion in FY 2019, but is expected to dec...
13:12, 2020-02-19

Extinction Rebellion London City Airport protests LIVE: Flights under threat as activists stage 'Hong Kong-style' demonstration Extinction Rebellion activists have descended on London City Airport as a three-day "Hong Kong-style" demonstration gets under way....
13:44, 2019-10-10

Pinterest stock pinned down after disappointing growth overshadowed a surprise profit (PINS) Shares of Pinterest (PINS -18%) are tanking after the company reported disappointing third quarter r...
18:36, 2019-11-01

London Stock Exchange trading delayed by 'technical glitch' Trading in major shares listed on the London Stock Exchange was delayed for more than an hour this morning because of a technical problem....
10:48, 2019-08-16

Extinction Rebellion London City Airport protests LIVE: Activists descend on airport for 'Hong Kong-style' demonstration Extinction Rebellion activists have descended on London City Airport as a three-day "Hong Kong-style" demonstration gets under way....
12:00, 2019-10-10

How Important Is Nasdaq’s Market Technology Business To Its Stock? Nasdaq reported $4.2 billion in total revenues for the full year 2019, declining by 0.4% (y-o-y) due to low volatility in cash equities and equity op...
01:24, 2020-02-12

London Bridge attacker Usman Khan had been jailed for plotting to bomb London Stock Exchange The 28-year-old, inspired by al-Qaida, was given an indeterminate sentence but this was changed to a 16-year sentence by the Court of Appeal...
09:00, 2019-11-30

CBOE Futures Exchange And DRW Trading Group Complete Agreement To Create Stock Index Variance Futures CHICAGO, April 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) and DRW Trading Group have completed an agreement that will allow CFE to...
15:12, 2019-05-01

Britain 'falling into Brexit recession' as business output shrinks – business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as latest economic healthcheck suggests UK economy is shrinkingBreaking: UK falling into ...
14:04, 2019-09-04

Extinction Rebellion London City Airport protests LIVE: Activists prepare to 'shut down' terminals today in 'Hong Kong-style' demonstration Extinction Rebellion activists are today set to begin a three-day "Hong Kong-style" occupation of London City Airport....
09:52, 2019-10-10

Global business leaders gloomier than ever as Davos gets under way – business live Survey of CEOs shows that business leaders are more anxious about the global economy, and also anxious about their own prospects.Latest: PwC CEO surv...
19:28, 2020-01-20

International Business Machines A Top Socially Responsible Dividend Stock With 4.2% Yield International Business Machines has been named a Top Socially Responsible Dividend Stock by Dividend Channel, signifying a stock with above-average '...
01:24, 2020-02-12

The Week in Business: A Surprise Tariff War, and the Future of iPhone Screens Plus, Uber will give rude customers the boot, and a victory for gender-neutral parental leave....
23:56, 2019-06-01

Microsoft's booming cloud business could send the stock soaring 15% over the next year, RBC says (MSFT) Getty Microsoft's robust cloud business could propel its stock 15% higher over the next year, according to RBC Capital Markets. Between Microsoft's e...
16:12, 2019-10-18

Uber offloads Indian food delivery business to Zomato in all-stock deal Uber has offloaded its food business in India to local rival Zomato, after failing to gain sufficient traction since its launch in May, 2017.Read Mor...
08:36, 2020-01-21

'The article should've been written in crayon': Exchange boss hits out at Vanity Fair article claiming traders made billions off stock bets timed to Trump comments Drew Angerer/Getty Images Last week Vanity Fair published an article claiming that mysterious traders made roughly $3.5 billion off stock bets timed ...
14:40, 2019-10-25

Air Canada was voted 'Best Business Class in North America,' but the two business class lounges we visited didn't entirely live up to the hype Rachel Askinasi/Business Insider Air Canada has earned several awards, including being named the "Best Business Class in North America" during the 20...
23:04, 2019-10-28

What do the Hong Kong protesters want? The territory has been rocked by protests ending in violent clashes with police. Demonstrators have five key demandsHong Kong has been rocked by prot...
19:20, 2019-08-13

What is it like to visit Hong Kong right now? Hong Kongers have been protesting for more than four months and demonstrations are becoming more violent and disruptive. The city's leaders have main...
07:20, 2019-10-15

Hong Kong crisis — What you need to know The ongoing Hong Kong protests are increasing tensions between the special administrative region and the Chinese central government. There's no solut...
02:00, 2019-08-23

Traveling to Hong Kong? Here's what you need to know Over the past 10 weeks, shocking images have emerged from Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests: tear gas has been fired outside shops, protesters and p...
12:56, 2019-08-15

Hong Kong protesters vow to keep up pressure As Hong Kong reels under the largest protests in its history over an extradition bill, experts say the protest movement is evolving into a permanent ...
15:28, 2019-07-10

Let's try the food at the Hong Kong McDonald's I’m spending time in one of the world’s indisputably great food cities and here I am sitting with a shamefully large order of food at a Hong Kong McD...
06:16, 2019-05-30

Hong Kong is still a 'very effective' aviation hub Andrew Herdman of the Association of Asia Pacific Airlines says Hong Kong has been through tough times and crises before, and he has "every confidenc...
08:52, 2019-11-25

Opinion: Hong Kong wants democracy More than one million people took to Hong Kong's streets on Sunday to protest the new extradition-to-China law. What they're calling for is totally l...
13:36, 2019-06-12

The US must stand with the people of Hong Kong But for policies to be effective we must keep in mind how US actions affect the debate within China, where there is vigorous struggle over the countr...
08:48, 2019-06-15

What You Need to Know About the Hong Kong Airport Cancellations Nearly 200 flights to and from the airport on Monday have been canceled, rescheduled or rerouted....
12:48, 2019-08-13

Hong Kong Protests: Why It's a "BUY" Signal Protests in Hong Kong have now entered their 2nd month. The mainstream investment world is worried. Is it time to sell the Hang Seng and Shanghai Com...
22:52, 2019-08-26

Hong Kong: ‘Revolution is war, and no war is without bloodshed’ Anger is rising as the state crackdown intensifies, and protesters say they are prepared for confrontation and sacrificeRyan Lee, a 27-year-old compu...
23:28, 2019-08-31

How Hong Kong has changed since handover In 1997, Britain handed Hong Kong back to China in a one-country, two-systems agreement. Learn how Hong Kong has changed since then, including for tr...
02:52, 2019-04-26

The Hong Kong Protests, Explained The Hong Kong protests arose out of a seemingly-innocuous bill, exposing longstanding tensions between residents of the quasi-independent city and Be...
21:28, 2019-08-14

Trouble in Hong Kong: What Stocks Can Tell You About What's Next Hong Kong protests have been in the news lately. Analysts often blame any trouble in the stock market on the trouble in the streets -- but in Hong Ko...
23:32, 2019-06-19

Hong Kong protests halted in memory of 9/11 Hong Kong has been rocked by months of sometimes violent unrest, prompted by anger over planned legislation to allow extraditions to China, but broad...
13:24, 2019-09-11

Hong Kong on 'brink of total breakdown' Police have raised security levels around Hong Kong on Wednesday after violence escalated overnight. Authorities are targeting security at university...
08:48, 2019-11-13

American War Machine Finds Its Way to Hong Kong As the world watches pro-democracy activists in Hong Kong get pelted with tear gas, it turns out Americans need to look closer to home. In an investi...
03:24, 2019-09-06

Hong Kong lawmakers take mask ban to court Pro-democracy legislators are hoping for an injunction against the ban on face masks and government emergency powers. Metro stations have partially r...
05:52, 2019-10-06

Hong Kong Protests Are Growing Outside Of Blizzcon This year’s Blizzcon in Anaheim, California has only just begun, but already, a crowd of more than 30 protesters has gathered outside the convention ...
20:12, 2019-11-01

Hong Kong protests pit the city's young against the old Mass protests by Hong Kongers over the past couple of weeks have underlined the yawning gap between the city's old and young. Political differences h...
14:44, 2019-06-28

Hong Kong protesters march against 'totalitarianism' Hong Kongers have taken to the streets as part of a coordinated day of global protests aimed at casting a shadow over communist China's upcoming 70th...
13:00, 2019-09-29

Students in Hong Kong Strike on First Day of Classes Tens of thousands of students in Hong Kong participated in a widespread strike by boycotting their first day of classes Monday. They joined hundreds ...
21:00, 2019-09-02

Hong Kong protesters using Bluetooth Bridgefy app They want to communicate with each other while avoiding snooping from the Chinese authorities....
14:00, 2019-09-03

Hong Kong plunges into deep recession 3.2% quarterly fall rivals the worst three-month slide during the 2008 financial crisis Hong Kong has plunged into deep recession after its economy w...
17:36, 2019-10-31

Why China won't send the tanks into Hong Kong There are reasons why the paramilitary troops of the Peoples Armed Police have not yet rolled across the border crossing at Shenzhen to crush the pro...
16:48, 2019-08-15

Hong Kong lawmakers scuffle in parliament One person apparently fainted during melee prompted by row over extradition lawHong Kong’s legislative assembly descended into chaos on Saturday as l...
13:16, 2019-05-11

In Hong Kong, Life Goes On (Despite the Whiff of Tear Gas) Most Hong Kongers have never seen anything like this summer. But that doesn’t mean the city has come to a halt....
10:32, 2019-08-27

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam says she would ‘quit’ if she could HONG KONG – Embattled Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said she has caused “unforgivable havoc” by igniting the political crisis engulfi...
02:40, 2019-09-03

Hong Kong protesters: 'We will stand together and never give up' Millions of Hong Kongers took to the streets in recent days protesting a contentious extradition bill. The leaderless movement has revived civil soci...
12:44, 2019-07-02

Hong Kong protesters take up self-defense classes HONG KONG — Before protests erupted across her Hong Kong hometown five months ago, 31-year-old Pino was a dancer, taking various types of eveni...
20:32, 2019-11-01

Hong Kong protesters tie up newspaper reporter A man seized by protesters at Hong Kong’s airport and tied to a luggage cart has been identified as a reporter for a mainland China newspaper, the pu...
20:16, 2019-08-13

Why Gamers Are Protesting BlizzCon for Hong Kong Blizzard, the video game company, sparked a backlash after punishing a player who supported demonstrators in Hong Kong. Now, the company’s convention...
17:44, 2019-11-02

2 Hong Kong protesters charged under new mask ban An 18-year-old student and a 38-year-old woman were the first to be prosecuted under the ban, which came into force Saturday under sweeping emergency...
13:40, 2019-10-07

China 'won't allow' Hong Kong discussion at G20 summit China has insisted that protests in Hong Kong will not be on the G20 agenda in Japan this weekend. US President Donald Trump intends to bring up the ...
12:36, 2019-06-24

Hong Kong kicks off huge NYE protests Police have deployed 6,000 officers to deal with potential unrest during the city's NYE pro-democracy protests. Fireworks have been canceled due to t...
10:20, 2019-12-31

Hong Kong protests: about 100 still holed up at university 600 protesters surrendered to authorities at Polytechnic University overnight, says Carrie LamAbout 100 protesters remain holed up at a university su...
11:00, 2019-11-19

Hong Kong chief says extradition law will go to legislature HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong’s leader says a highly controversial extradition law will proceed to the territory’s legislature. Carrie Lam&#...
05:16, 2019-06-11

Vast protest in Hong Kong against extradition law Critics say law will allow China to pursue political opponents and legitimise abductionHundreds of thousands of people have taken to the streets of H...
11:56, 2019-06-09

Stand-off in Hong Kong: ‘Get out of the airport,’ they said. ‘Something’s going to happen’ The comedian describes how he was caught up in ‘extraordinary’ scenes at Hong Kong airport as protesters’ anger boiled overWhen I first landed in Hon...
14:56, 2019-08-17

IN PHOTOS: Hong Kong protests around the world Pro-democracy demonstrations in support of Hong Kong sprouted in major cities across the world this weekend, ranging from Paris to Tokyo to Vancouver...
03:48, 2019-08-19

Hong Kong protests: Man set on fire after row with campaigners The victim was reportedly doused in flammable liquid after telling them 'you're not Chinese'...
08:56, 2019-11-11

Hong Kong demonstrators getting protest tattoos It’s the permanent mark of protest. Demonstrators taking to the streets of Hong Kong in record numbers are also finding a hip way to visualize ...
00:44, 2019-08-19

Hong Kong police end unversity siege The standoff at Hong Kong Polytechnic University was one of the most violent episodes in six months of protests. But the end of the siege saw activis...
09:20, 2019-11-29

Art Basel Cancels Hong Kong Fair Citing the spread of the coronavirus, the giant international art fair scheduled for March calls off its 2020 Asian edition....
02:24, 2020-02-07

China replaces top envoy to Hong Kong China has fired its Hong Kong liaison office chief Wang Zhimin — in Beijing's most significant personnel shakeup since political unrest began in the ...
13:00, 2020-01-04

Hong Kong's Lam says city vigilant over coronavirus Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Wednesday that the government had been very vigilant over the coronavirus, adding that the rapid flow of people a...
15:36, 2020-01-22

Pro-Beijing lawmaker 'stabbed' in Hong Kong Junius Ho hospitalised after attack that comes amid protests The pro-Beijing lawmaker Junius Ho has been attacked in an apparent stabbing in Hong Kon...
06:08, 2019-11-06

Hong Kong: 'Stay loyal' and keep freedoms The region's chief exective says the ‘one country, two systems’ arrangement could continue if the city shows loyalty to Beijing. Pro-democracy demons...
14:00, 2020-01-16

Opinion: Another Tiananmen Square in Hong Kong? The protests in Hong Kong are increasingly becoming a thorn in Beijing's side. How much longer will the Communist Party leadership sit back and watch...
00:36, 2019-08-22

Hong Kong police end university siege The standoff at Hong Kong Polytechnic University was one of the most violent episodes in six months of protests. But the end of the siege saw activis...
21:12, 2019-11-29

Flash mob protesters arrested in Hong Kong Demonstrators have used cat-and-mouse tactics with riot police, diffusing into small groups to complicate policing efforts. But police have also resp...
14:24, 2019-10-13

In Hong Kong Protests, Faces Become Weapons A technology-driven quest to identify protesters and police officers has people in both groups desperate to protect their anonymity. Some fear a turn...
12:08, 2019-07-26

Hong Kong: the story of one protester – podcast A Hong Kong protester describes why he has returned to the streets, week in week out, in the face of an increasingly brutal crackdown by the authorit...
04:28, 2019-10-15

Opinion: Hong Kong unrest has no end in sight The Hong Kong government has put a controversial extradition law on ice. But the government's suspension will not solve the unrest, it only means a t...
16:20, 2019-06-15

EU: Hong Kong developments are 'extremely worrying' The arrest of several prominent pro-democracy activists raised concern among EU foreign ministers. With Chinese soldiers stationed at the border with...
18:08, 2019-08-30

Hong Kong protesters take to streets despite police ban Activists bring traffic to standstill on 13th weekend of protests after wave of arrests on Friday Thousands of demonstrators have defied a police ban...
11:00, 2019-08-31

Are Hong Kong protests a warning for Taiwan? One of the largest social movements in Hong Kong's history has also fueled more anti-Beijing sentiment in Taiwan. Do the protests serve as a warning ...
17:00, 2019-07-23

Hong Kong flash mob protesters arrested Demonstrators have used cat-and-mouse tactics with riot police, diffusing into small groups to complicate policing efforts. But police have also resp...
04:08, 2019-10-14

Opinion: Hong Kong and the broken promise The Special Administrative Region is in turmoil. For weeks, activists have been protesting against a now withdrawn extradition bill. But the protests...
11:20, 2019-07-23

Hong Kong protests: 'We are fighting against a dictatorship' Sunday's anti-extradition bill protest drew record numbers. Talking to DW, one prominent opposition activist expressed hope that people would continu...
04:08, 2019-06-17

Hong Kong: why thugs may be doing the government’s work Sunday’s assault was blamed on criminals, but there are signs of links to pro-Beijing figuresAt a pro-government rally on Saturday, one speaker made ...
08:28, 2019-07-23

Why Hong Kong thugs may be doing the government’s work Sunday’s assault was blamed on criminals, but there are signs of links to pro-Beijing officialsAt a pro-government rally on Saturday, one speaker mad...
20:00, 2019-07-22

Protesters in Hong Kong to take their message to U.S. consulate Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam announced concessions this week aimed at ending the protests, including formally scrapping a hugely unpopular extradition...
04:16, 2019-09-08

Two German citizens detained in Hong Kong Two Germans have been detained during a police operation against protesters in Tuen Mun, a part of Hong Kong. They are receiving consular assistance....
18:40, 2019-11-15

Hong Kong could keep semi-autonomy for longer, says Lam Leader says ‘one country, two systems’ deal could continue if city shows loyalty to ChinaHong Kong’s leader, Carrie Lam, has said the “one country, t...
10:32, 2020-01-16

Hong Kong: 'For the protesters, this is a kind of endgame' The mayhem in the streets of Hong Kong has reached its universities. Political scientist Stephan Ortmann, who teaches at one of them, does not believ...
15:56, 2019-11-16

Firebombs set off near 2 Hong Kong police stations HONG KONG (AP) — Authorities in Hong Kong are investigating apparent firebomb attacks outside the police headquarters and a police station. Police sa...
13:24, 2019-06-07

Cyberattack hits app used by Hong Kong protesters A secure messaging app used by protesters to organize in Hong Kong was hit with a massive cyberattack, identifiable from offending IP addresses as co...
05:08, 2019-06-21

Pepe the Frog Means Something Different in Hong Kong—Right? Pepe is popping up all over Hong Kong—on walls, in forums, in sticker packs for apps—as a symbol of resistance against an authoritarian state....
23:36, 2019-08-23

Hong Kong: 'For the protesters, this is a kind of end game' The mayhem in the streets of Hong Kong has reached its universities. Political scientist Stephan Ortmann, who teaches at one of them, does not believ...
00:16, 2019-11-16

Hong Kong's Lennon walls - in pictures Hong Kongers have displayed a characteristically riotous embrace of political graffiti in the form of Post-it notes documenting their anger and hope,...
09:56, 2019-07-11

Demonstrators and police clash in Hong Kong Police use pepper spray and truncheons after peaceful march in border districtClashes broke out between police and protesters in Hong Kong on Saturda...
15:48, 2019-07-13

At Hong Kong Protests, Art That Imitates Life Instagram-ready works of art and graphic design — sometimes whimsical, mostly anonymous — are defining features of the city’s antigovernment demonstr...
16:48, 2019-10-11

Hong Kong protests: 'This discontent is really about China' More than a million Hong Kongers have taken to the streets to protest against a Beijing-backed extradition bill. But are the rallies more about publi...
17:00, 2019-06-13

At least five wounded during knife attack in Hong Kong Pro-democracy politician’s ear bitten off by attacker allegedly shouting in MandarinA man went on a knife rampage in Hong Kong leaving at least five ...
18:08, 2019-11-03

Hong Kong's Flickering Hopes for Freedom The government’s retreat in the face of large protests was an unexpected win for the territory’s citizens, but they are unlikely to prevail against B...
16:12, 2019-06-23

Overwatch's Mei Is Becoming A Symbol Of The Hong Kong Resistance After Chung “Blitzchung” Ng Wai called for the liberation of Hong Kong, Blizzard suspended the Hearthstone player and withheld any prize money. The d...
11:20, 2019-10-09

Hong Kong protests: Will Beijing step in? Leader Carrie Lam has admitted defeat over her extradition bill, but opponents want her gone. With protests to continue, will Beijing intervene? DW's...
17:00, 2019-07-11

Seeking the right balance for Hong Kong's future Hong Kong's special status makes it the freest place in the world to do business. As the economy slows and tensions over democracy protests linger, H...
09:28, 2020-01-08

Newly released documents show T-Mobile considered a merger with the media giant Comcast, in addition to its merger with Sprint, in a plan to create one of the biggest companies in the world AP Images T-Mobile's planned merger with Sprint faces ongoing scrutiny from federal regulators, and the "Un-carrier" is reportedly renegotiating term...
23:28, 2019-12-26

Watch: Howard Stern re-proposes to wife on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live' Howard Stern asked his wife of 11 years, Beth Stern, to remarry him during an impromptu moment on "Jimmy Kimmel Live!"...
15:44, 2019-10-10

Hong Kong police fire tear gas at protesters Authorities had warned protesters against gathering outside an authorized route, saying they would intervene if necessary. Protesters had gathered to...
16:12, 2019-08-03

U.S. Navy visits to Hong Kong suspended by China over new law While the nature of the sanctions remained unclear, the move appeared to back up Chinese threats that the U.S. would bear the costs of the decision....
14:04, 2019-12-02

We have a 'revival' plan for Hong Kong tourism: TICHK Alice Chan of the Travel Industry Council of Hong Kong says the council needs to wait for the "appropriate time to relaunch" Hong Kong's tourism...
11:28, 2019-10-02

China vows no ‘mercy’ for Hong Kong protesters Chinese authorities accused Hong Kong demonstrators of engaging in "terrorism" and promised to stamp out protests mercilessly after a weekend of brut...
23:40, 2019-08-12

Lawmaker taken to hospital after brawl in Hong Kong legislature Lawmakers clambered over tables, cursed and piled into each other as security personnel tried to maintain order....
18:40, 2019-05-11

Hong Kong protests: 'It doesn't matter if it's Christmas' Anti-government protesters in Hong Kong marched through busy shopping districts and police used batons and tear gas to disperse them. A 16-year-old m...
15:16, 2019-12-25

The Inevitable Cosplay Of Overwatch's Mei Supporting Hong Kong Yesterday, when Kotaku reported that Overwatch’s Mei had been turned into a symbol of the Hong Kong resistance, one commenter wondered if there would...
12:04, 2019-10-10

Hong Kong Protests Are Growing Outside Of BlizzCon [Update] When this year’s BlizzCon in Anaheim, California kicked off this morning, a crowd of more than 30 protesters gathered outside the convention center t...
02:52, 2019-11-02

Pro-Beijing lawmaker stabbed while campaigning in Hong Kong After receiving initial medical treatment, Junius Ho told reporters the knife had been blocked by his rib cage and he was left with a minor 2-centime...
12:12, 2019-11-06

Hong Kong police arrest 20 as protests continue On Saturday police fired multiple tear gas rounds in confrontations with black-clad activists in the city's Kowloon area, the latest escalation after...
06:04, 2019-08-04

China willing to use military to crush Hong Kong protests China is willing to use military force in Hong Kong to quell anti-Beijing protests if the local government cannot contain the political crisis....
23:00, 2019-07-24

Second death in Hong Kong protests as Xi demands end to violence Victim is thought to have been hit by brick during clash between protesters and pro-Beijing residentsA second man has died during the protests in Hon...
20:16, 2019-11-14

Chaotic scenes at Hong Kong legislature over extradition law HONG KONG (AP) — There have been chaotic scenes at Hong Kong’s legislative assembly as lawmakers for and against controversial amendments to th...
03:56, 2019-05-11

China slaps first sanctions on US over Hong Kong bill US Navy visits to Hong Kong have been suspended. But sanctions on several pro-democracy US NGOs are more symbolic than substantive after China had th...
10:20, 2019-12-02

UK summons Chinese ambassador over Hong Kong dispute Beijing has accused Britain of "basking in the faded glory of British colonialism." The United Kingdom says China is violating agreements made before...
20:52, 2019-07-03

Hong Kong protests show no signs of slowing down Protesters threw more than 20 petrol bombs at a police station in the gritty working class district of Mong Kok across the harbour in Kowloon....
04:20, 2019-10-14

Hong Kong protesters appear in court on riot charges Authorities have levied the most serious charges — with a 10-year sentence — against protesters since demonstrations began last month. Pro-democracy ...
09:52, 2019-07-31

Apple approves Hong Kong protest location app The firm had said the app, which shows protesters where the police are, "enabled illegal activity"....
15:24, 2019-10-07

Hong Kong: Lam to withdraw extradition bill, say reports Embattled chief executive will reportedly make announcement on Wednesday after meeting alliesThe Hong Kong leader, Carrie Lam, is expected to formall...
10:20, 2019-09-04

Another Tesla may have spontaneously caught fire in Hong Kong Whether you’re a fan of Tesla or convinced that the company is destined to fail spectacularly, it’s impossible to deny that Tesla manufac...
02:04, 2019-05-14

From Hong Kong to Chile — was 2019 the year of protests? It might strike some as a banner year, but there are critical parts of history in which protests and large social movements made waves. So what stood...
13:08, 2019-12-26

Police, protesters prepare for another showdown in Hong Kong Protesters and police are preparing for a likely showdown in central Hong Kong, one day after clashes led to 11 arrests and left at least two dozen i...
06:08, 2019-07-28

Hong Kong: Protesters holed up in university campuses Protesters have taken over major university campuses in the city. Police announced on Friday that they will be treating the death of a man hit by a b...
07:44, 2019-11-15

Hong Kong police detain seven pro-democracy lawmakers The arrests come a day after the death of a student during a police clampdown. The Chinese territory is bracing for the 24th weekend of disruption....
10:04, 2019-11-09

Hong Kong police retake parliament from protesters Hong Kong police have regained control of the city's parliament after hundreds of protesters ransacked the building....
01:16, 2019-07-02

Hong Kong's favorite mango dessert is now in California Hui Lau Shan just opened its first US location in Irvine, California. This famous dessert shop originated in Hong Kong and specializes in desserts ma...
21:32, 2019-11-01

Hong Kong police clash with protesters at airport Chaotic scenes were reported outside Hong Kong's airport after police used pepper spray on protesters who blocked a police van. Flights at the airpor...
18:24, 2019-08-13

Hong Kong protests against police continue in third day of unrest Thousands gather after police charged peaceful demonstrators on SaturdayA very modern protest: Hongkongers take struggle to UK Thousands of demonstra...
15:40, 2019-07-28

Police and protesters clash throughout Hong Kong on third day of unrest Authorities fire teargas and rubber bullets at demonstrators who defied ban on rallyingA very modern protest: Hongkongers take struggle to UKHong Kon...
22:00, 2019-07-28

China backs police in Hong Kong unrest Beijing has urged protesters to renounce violence, saying it's having a "disheartening" effect on the economy. The mainland government said it "stron...
10:04, 2019-07-29

Opinion: The ball is now in Hong Kong government's court Hong Kongers sent a clear message to the city's government in the local elections held this weekend. But no one really believes Chief Executive Carri...
13:20, 2019-11-25

Few convinced by Apple's case for Hong Kong app removal Apple's removal of an app used to track Hong Kong police leads to claims it was bowing to Beijing pressure....
04:20, 2019-10-11

Lam says Hong Kong has system in place to handle coronavirus Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam told global elites in Davos on Thursday she is "cautiously confident" the city will get through the flu-like virus that t...
20:20, 2020-01-23

Coronavirus vs. Chinese, Hong Kong Stocks: Who Leads, Who Follows? When you glance at the news, it's hard not to feel scared. You might think that stocks in China and Honk Kong sold off only after the news of coronav...
22:16, 2020-01-24

Hong Kong: Will violence kill the pro-democracy movement? HK student activist Joey Siu tells DW's Conflict Zone: "It is the government that forces us to take on the streets and to break the laws."...
20:28, 2019-11-06

Hong Kong media succumbing to Chinese pressure Reporting has become increasingly difficult in Hong Kong since pro-democracy protests erupted in the city four months ago. Many media organizations w...
16:52, 2019-10-11

Hong Kong declares state of emergency over coronavirus Hong Kong declared a state of emergency and shuttered schools across the region as the world continues to grapple with the spreading coronavirus....
22:12, 2020-01-25

Pro-Beijing lawmaker Junius Ho stabbed in Hong Kong A lawmaker known for his heated arguments with pro-democracy protesters has been injured by an unknown assailant. Police said the perpetrator was als...
07:20, 2019-11-06

Hong Kong strike: Can protesters shut down the city? Protesters in Hong Kong are calling for civil servants to stay home on Monday as a sign of solidarity with the pro-democracy movement. However, civil...
17:24, 2019-08-02

Recession grips Hong Kong, protesters defiant Strife-torn Hong Kong's economy plunged into recession in the third quarter, falling 3.2% between July and September. Its administration blames "loca...
12:04, 2019-11-15

Hong Kong protests: airport suspends flights for second day Hundreds of demonstrators stage new rally a day after shutdown at major transport hub Hong Kong’s airport authority has suspended flights for a secon...
12:08, 2019-08-13

Sieren’s China: A revolutionary spark in Hong Kong Clamping down hard on protests in Hong Kong will only help in the short term. Beijing has not yet understood that many young Hong Kong citizens are e...
22:36, 2019-10-10

Hong Kong extradition bill: What is it and why are people protesting? Protesters said on Sunday that they do not trust that China would not use the law to extradite political and religious prisoners....
19:32, 2019-06-10

Hong Kong shopping mall clashes end in bloodshed HONG KONG — Hong Kong anti-government protesters crowded shopping malls in running clashes with police on Sunday, with several suffering bloody...
15:52, 2019-11-03

Police and protesters clash in second Hong Kong town Standoff in Sha Tin over extradition bill comes one day after unrest in Sheung ShuiClashes have erupted again between police and protesters in Hong K...
16:24, 2019-07-14

Sieren's China: Learning from the mistakes in Hong Kong Beijing, wanting to learn from the mistakes made in Hong Kong, intends to develop more affordable public housing in Shenzhen. But this will not be a ...
16:44, 2019-11-07

Fresh anti-government protests hit Hong Kong Some metro services and public facilities have been shuttered as an anti-government protest gets underway in Hong Kong. The march is taking place des...
09:20, 2019-10-20

Hong Kong university siege: staff say almost all protesters have gone Only one student was found during hours-long search of Polytechnic University campusStaff at Polytechnic University in Hong Kong, the site of a days-...
13:00, 2019-11-26

Hong Kong's lawyers march against 'political prosecutions' Around 3,000 legal professionals pile pressure on justice department in ninth week of protests Thousands of Hong Kong’s legal professionals have stag...
19:12, 2019-08-07

Ex-Philippine judge says she was held at Hong Kong airport MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A former Philippine Supreme Court justice who once accused Chinese President Xi Jinping of crimes against humanity before ...
14:08, 2019-05-21

Hong Kong looks to raise up to $1 billion in green bonds Hong Kong is looking to raise between $500 million and $1 billion in five-year green bonds as the former British colony looks to establish itself as ...
12:36, 2019-05-21

Hong Kong: Police fire tear gas at protesters Protesters in Hong Kong have defied police demonstration bans and taken to the streets. Police used tear gas on protesters at a number of locations a...
16:44, 2019-08-11

Mystery American gets caught up in Hong Kong crackdown Video of the arrest by Hong Kong police of a man who appeared to an American went viral Saturday as social media users publicized the violence that a...
04:24, 2019-09-01

Alibaba soars more than 6% on Hong Kong debut (BABA) AP Photo/Kin Cheung Shares in Alibaba surged more than 6% on their first day of trading in Hong Kong. The Chinese e-commerce giant raised $11.3 billi...
12:04, 2019-11-26

The key ingredient in Hong Kong spaghetti is ketchup, and it’s brilliant Today I am going to suggest you cook a dish that puts ketchup on spaghetti. Your instincts might tell you to close this recipe’s tab immediately and ...
18:04, 2019-10-16

Hong Kong: Several arrested in protests against mainland shoppers Fifteen pro-democracy demonstrators who targeted a shopping mall near the border with mainland China have been detained. Hong Kong's protest movement...
16:04, 2019-12-28

The Right's Freakout Over the NBA Hong Kong Scandal Is Dripping With Hypocrisy The main basketball story in the world right now is that Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey tweeted his support of the ongoing protests in H...
21:28, 2019-10-07

Hong Kong police clash with pro-democracy protesters Activists have accused the police of using "excessive force" against protesters in Hong Kong. But the government has defended the violent escalation,...
02:44, 2019-07-08

Carrie Lam: China intervention in Hong Kong can't be ruled out Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam announced on Tuesday that she won't rule out intervention from Beijing to deal with protesters in Hong Kong. She stressed...
07:36, 2019-10-08

Ai Weiwei has ‘no trust’ UK can intervene in Hong Kong crisis Artist fears Britain will take no responsibility and is seen by China as ‘nothing’ Ai Weiwei, the Chinese dissident artist and activist, has said he ...
16:12, 2019-08-09

Hong Kong protesters in UK say they face pro-Beijing intimidation Police have had to intervene and separate groups at events in university citiesSupporters of Hong Kong’s pro-democracy protests say they are being in...
13:56, 2019-10-18

Hong Kong protesters turn to Uber and Pokemon Demonstrators make use of high-tech services to keep their struggle alive and evade being tracked....
13:00, 2019-08-09

Hong Kong protests: Knife attacker bites man's ear off A pro-democracy politician who had part of his ear bitten off was among those injured in a knife fight on Sunday. This weekend's clashes marked some ...
17:52, 2019-11-03

Hong Kong is a SAR of China — What that means and how it affects protests Protesters in Hong Kong believe the civil rights granted to the special administrative region are at stake....
19:52, 2019-07-09

Hong Kong police say university has become 'refuge for criminals' Students assemble with petrol bombs as riot police use tear gas and beat demonstratorsPolice have accused a Hong Kong university of being a “manufact...
15:24, 2019-11-13

Customers over the moon with messages on Hong Kong cakes A Hong Kong bakery is doing a roaring trade in mooncakes stamped with messages asking residents to keep up pro-democracy protests....
20:12, 2019-07-12

Jean Chrétien hospitalized in Hong Kong as a precaution Former Canadian prime minister Jean Chrétien was admitted to a Hong Kong hospital as a preventive measure....
17:04, 2019-07-09

US and China row over 'dangerous' Hong Kong reports on diplomat The US has slammed Chinese-backed media in Hong Kong for their reports on a US envoy who met pro-democracy activists. China is trying to frame mass p...
11:04, 2019-08-10

Politician's ear bitten off during knife attack in Hong Kong Pro-democracy councillor among five wounded by alleged attacker shouting pro-Beijing slogansA man went on a knife rampage in Hong Kong leaving at lea...
21:28, 2019-11-03

Hong Kong on edge after intense weekend of clashes Protesters have called for a general strike on Monday but the city appeared to return to relative calm with shops open and trains operating....
05:04, 2019-09-02

Hong Kong: Violence erupts at university campus Fresh clashes have broken out at a besieged Hong Kong university where anti-government protesters have been camping out for the past several days. Th...
07:20, 2019-11-17

China vows to crack down on Hong Kong protesters ​China on Tuesday warned the criminals they claim are behind weeks-long protests in Hong Kong not to “play with fire” and ​vowed to crack...
17:48, 2019-08-06

Hong Kong police shoot protester in chest A demonstrator was shot in the chest at point-blank range during a clash with the police. It is the first injury from a live round in nearly four mon...
14:16, 2019-10-01

'I'll take the blow for them': the volunteers protecting Hong Kong protesters Informal group including social workers, pastors, lawyers and medics have banded together to support demonstratorsLast Saturday, as Hong Kong braced ...
13:16, 2019-09-13

Hong Kong airport cancels flights due to protests A protest at the arrivals terminal of Hong Kong's airport has prompted authorities to cancel all flights for the remainder of the day. Protesters ral...
14:52, 2019-08-12

More violence in Hong Kong as protesters defy marching ban Hundreds of pro-democracy protesters sang “God Save the Queen” and waved Union Jack flags outside the UK consulate in Hong Kong Sunday in...
19:20, 2019-09-15

Flowertime and Hong Kong rallies: Monday’s best photos The Guardian’s picture editors select photo highlights from around the world Continue reading......
15:08, 2019-08-12

Carrie Lam warns Hong Kong in a 'very dangerous situation' Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam has made her first media appearance in days amid mass anti-government protests. Lam condemned the violence and said that ...
07:32, 2019-08-05

Is it safe to visit Hong Kong amid protests? Hong Kong has been at the center of a political crisis that has spilled over into increasingly violent street protests and led to the temporary closu...
15:56, 2019-08-12

Hong Kong protesters ask Angela Merkel for support Activist Joshua Wong urged German Chancellor Angela Merkel to use her upcoming trip to China to speak on behalf of the pro-democracy protesters. Wong...
04:52, 2019-09-04

Hong Kong protesters in fresh standoff with police Demonstrators went ahead with a banned march to mark the fifth anniversary of Beijing's move to curtail elections. A hardcore of protesters threw pet...
12:56, 2019-08-31

Hong Kong police to mark protesters with colored dye Police in Hong Kong say they will spray protesters for identification purposes. China's official news agency has warned that Beijing will not let the...
17:00, 2019-08-04

Sieren's China: In Hong Kong, it's time for compromise Beijing is not doing itself any favors with its current tactics dealing with protesters in Hong Kong. Frank Sieren thinks the concerns of the protest...
00:16, 2019-08-31

The 2019 Hong Kong protests, explained in 30 seconds Chris McGrath/Getty Images Protests erupted in Hong Kong in June over a proposed extradition bill by which Hong Kong residents would be brought to ma...
17:12, 2019-10-12

Hong Kong police arrest 20 people after protests The first of two protests planned for Sunday has kicked off after a night of violent demonstrations. China's official news agency has warned that Bei...
13:40, 2019-08-04

Hong Kong: What's the significance of the local election results? Pro-democracy groups in Hong Kong scored a stunning victory in the district council elections held this weekend. Despite the outcome, Beijing won’t g...
17:00, 2019-11-25

How Hong Kong maids became caught in a ‘humanitarian tsunami’ Migrant workers who become pregnant by their employers face dismissal, homelessness and a swift return home The sun had not yet risen in Hong Kong wh...
10:28, 2019-07-22

A Divided Hong Kong Confronts the Arrival of the Coronavirus Hong Kong announced the shutdown of major rail passenger links and limits on flights coming from the mainland. China will stop issuing visas for indi...
14:44, 2020-01-28

Hong Kong: Thousands protest extradition bill Thousands of protesters descended on China's representative office in Hong Kong on Sunday, as anger over an extradition bill morphs into a fresh fron...
17:20, 2019-07-21

After weekend of violence Hong Kong braces for more protests The increasingly violent protests since June have emerged as Hong Kong's most serious crisis in decades and become one of the biggest challenges to C...
05:24, 2019-08-12

Hong Kong protesters ask for British help in pressuring China The Chinese-ruled territory has been rocked by weeks of sometimes violent pro-democracy protests, with demonstrators angry about what they see as cre...
05:16, 2019-09-15

'A nuclear option': Hong Kong and the threat of the emergency law Analysts say use of draconian law that would allow censorship, arrest and deportation could push city into bigger crisisThe Hong Kong government’s hi...
09:17, 2019-08-28

Hong Kong protesters sing 'God Save the Queen' Pro-democracy protesters are demanding former colonial power Britain take a stronger stance against China to ensure Hong Kong's special rights. Demon...
10:12, 2019-09-15

Portraits of Hong Kong's masked protesters – in pictures For many protesters in Hong Kong, identity is entwined with surveillance and their masks shield them from the dangers of government identification. C...
09:16, 2019-11-13

What to Know About Blizzard, Hong Kong and the Controversy Over Politics in Esports Though video game culture is seldom a quiet, peaceful place, the uproar over Blizzard Entertainment punishing a popular gamer for showing support for...
06:16, 2019-10-21

Hong Kong police end dramatic 12-day siege of university Hong Kong police pulled out of a university campus Friday after a 12-day blockade during which they sought to arrest pro-democracy activists holed up...
15:56, 2019-11-29

Hong Kong airport cancels flights over protest Hong Kong International Airport said in a statement that the demonstration “seriously disrupted” airport operations. It said all check-in...
14:04, 2019-08-12

Apple Removes App That Tracked Hong Kong Police Apple said it was removing the HKmap.live app, which was criticized by Chinese state media, because Hong Kong authorities said protesters used it to ...
06:08, 2019-10-10

Police say man who stabbed Hong Kong actor is schizophrenic Police in southern China say the man who stabbed veteran Hong Kong actor Simon Yam at an event suffers from paranoid schizophrenia...
06:16, 2019-07-21

Hong Kong: Christmas Eve protests grip mall Riot police in Hong Kong have released tear gas in a mall as pro-democracy protesters chanted slogans among a busy Christmas Eve crowd. This year's p...
16:52, 2019-12-24

Hong Kong journalist hit by Molotov cocktail during protests A journalist covering demonstrations in Hong Kong was recovering Monday after being hit by a Molotov cocktail, which disturbing video shows left part...
16:36, 2019-10-07

Hong Kong pro-democracy protests turn violent again Police fire teargas at protesters after they deface a Chinese flag, set fires and vandalise a stationProtesters in Hong Kong trampled a Chinese flag,...
15:32, 2019-09-22

WeChat users in the US say the app is censoring their messages about Hong Kong Kyodo News via Getty Images Chinese-Americans using the Chinese app WeChat say they are being censored for writing messages in support of Hong Kong. ...
12:56, 2019-11-26

Hong Kong opposition movement largely without leaders HONG KONG (AP) — The largely youth-driven movement challenging Hong Kong’s government over an unpopular extradition bill is a coalition operati...
04:52, 2019-06-18

Depth of Field: Hong Kong's Flash Mob for Democracy In photographer Philip Fong's image, you can almost feel the people of Hong Kong reaching for a future that belongs to them....
00:32, 2019-09-20

Hong Kong Reports First Death From Coronavirus Outbreak The death was the second from the virus outside mainland China. The patient was a 39-year-old man who had visited Wuhan and returned to Hong Kong on ...
08:24, 2020-02-04

Thousands on streets of Hong Kong rage against mask ban Peaceful protests in heavy rain descend into violence after police try to disperse crowdsThousands of people turned out in heavy rain across Hong Kon...
16:52, 2019-10-06

Hong Kong protests continue, despite airport setback Hong Kong demonstrators marked an annual festival by gathering at local police stations to denounce the heavy-handed tactics officers used against pr...
00:16, 2019-08-15

Hong Kong protesters move back to the streets Pro-democracy demonstrators in Hong Kong shifted out of the airport and back into the streets on Wednesday — as the Chinese appeared to amass paramil...
04:20, 2019-08-15

Hong Kong: Record turnout for district elections The local elections are widely seen as a referendum on the popularity of top leadership after months of civil unrest. The district councils are the o...
07:52, 2019-11-24

Hong Kong's struggle against China's new Iron Curtain Anyone who loves the unique culture of Hong Kong can sympathize with the demonstrators who are protesting the latest step in a long process of Hong K...
18:56, 2019-06-24

First coronavirus death in Hong Kong as four cities are locked down Chinese leadership admits ‘shortcomings’ in handling of outbreak as death toll hits 420Coronavirus - live updatesHong Kong reported its first death f...
19:04, 2020-02-04

Anti-mask law: Hong Kong moving toward 'martial law' Hong Kong has passed a new regulation threatening punishment for any protesters caught wearing masks. Expert Willy Lam told DW that the move could ha...
13:20, 2019-10-04

Hong Kong records first death from new coronavirus; overall toll more than 420 Hong Kong reported its first death from the newly identified coronavirus on Tuesday, the second outside mainland China from an outbreak that has kill...
07:56, 2020-02-04

'Hong Kong mob' — How mainland Chinese see the democracy movement For weeks now, hundreds of thousands of people have demonstrated in Hong Kong against the increasing influence of the Beijing government over their r...
21:32, 2019-08-19

Five Hong Kong teenagers arrested over death of man during protests The three males and two females face charges over the killing of a 70-year-old who was hit with a brick during disturbances in NovemberFive Hong Kong...
09:08, 2019-12-14

Hong Kong: city on edge after day of unprecedented violence Universities and schools closed and officers deployed to metro stations after police shooting and man set on fire while arguing with protestersHong K...
04:20, 2019-11-12

Hong Kong records first death from new coronavirus; overall toll over 420 Hong Kong reported its first death from the newly identified coronavirus on Tuesday, the second fatality outside mainland China from an outbreak that...
06:08, 2020-02-04

Hong Kong court rejects bid to suspend mask ban A Hong Kong judge has rejected a bid from the city's pro-democracy legislators to suspend the government's ban on wearing face masks at protests. Fur...
09:04, 2019-10-06

Hong Kong’s dilemma: fight or resist peacefully After 11 weeks of demonstrations, weary protesters fear only their ebbing stamina or Chinese troops will break the stalemateEllie Lau, a 21-year-old ...
10:08, 2019-08-18

China scapegoats US to set stage for Hong Kong crackdown China is accusing the United States of orchestrating the Hong Kong protests to set the stage for a military crackdown, a rhetorical tactic that harde...
05:52, 2019-08-15

Teenage Hong Kong protester on why he won’t surrender to police “Even if you get arrested or die, you know that you’ve tried your best and you’ve got no regrets,” he said....
17:48, 2019-11-20

Hong Kong: police say surrender is only option for protesters Hundreds trapped inside Polytechnic as demonstrators try to break campus siegeHong Kong police have fought running battles with protesters trying to ...
19:32, 2019-11-18

Hong Kong may suspend controversial extradition bill City leader Carrie Lam is scheduled to hold a press conference, with media reporting she will back down on the bill. The proposed law has triggered t...
08:44, 2019-06-15

Hong Kong police shoot man during morning protests Chaos erupted in Hong Kong when security forces cracked down on an early morning protest. Footage showed a police officer shooting a protester at clo...
03:40, 2019-11-11

No Hong Kong response as activists’ deadline passes HONG KONG (AP) — A deadline imposed by activist groups for Hong Kong’s government to meet demands including the scrapping of controversial extr...
12:00, 2019-06-20

Hong Kong violence breaks out again in shopping centres Police make arrests and use pepper spray as flashmobs and vandalism break outHong Kong police used pepper spray and made arrests on Sunday as small g...
14:04, 2019-12-15

Embrace the beautiful, colorful chaos that is Hong Kong From neon signs in the Ladies Market to murals on Hollywood Road to the Big Buddha on Lantau Island, Hong Kong can be a bit overwhelming at first. &...
16:32, 2019-04-15

Hong Kong activists warn of violence if protests are ignored Young people say they feel they have no choice but to become more radical: ‘They never listen’Brian Chan, a 23-year-old university graduate, was havi...
15:16, 2019-06-14

Sieren's China: Beijing is coy about plans for Hong Kong There's an apocalyptic feeling in Hong Kong. Dialogue between the city-state's government and the protesters seems further off than ever. DW's Frank ...
16:16, 2019-11-20

Hong Kong on alert for planned airport protests Hong Kong protesters have said they will disrupt transport to the city's airport following another night of demonstrations and clashes with police. C...
08:04, 2019-09-07

Protesters urge discussion of Hong Kong issues at G-20 HONG KONG (AP) — Protesters In Hong Kong opposed to contentious extradition legislation are calling on leaders of the U.S., the European Union and ot...
06:16, 2019-06-26

Opinion: China pulling the strings in Hong Kong The message of the mass protests in Hong Kong is clear: China's interference is not welcome. But city leaders aren't listening. The basic principle o...
20:08, 2019-06-16

Hong Kong braces for latest in 14 weeks of demonstrations Hong Kong police were bracing for yet more transportation-crippling demonstrations on Saturday. The city’s Chek Lap Kok airport and its rail an...
13:00, 2019-09-07

Andy Hui apologizes over apparent infidelity in Hong Kong Hong Kong celebrity Andy Hui has apologized to his family and friends after reports about his apparent dalliance with an actress appeared in the medi...
06:48, 2019-04-17

UK to suspend crowd control supplies to Hong Kong LONDON (AP) — Britain’s foreign secretary says the country will refrain from issuing export licenses for crowd control equipment to Hong Kong u...
16:00, 2019-06-25

Hong Kong to further tighten mainland China border Hong Kong will close two cruise terminals and will put anyone coming from mainland China into compulsory quarantine for 14 days, its leader Carrie La...
10:56, 2020-02-05

Hong Kong's Carrie Lam announces face mask ban Chief Executive Carrie Lam held a news conference amid reports the government would introduce an anti-mask law. Protesters took to the street to demo...
09:28, 2019-10-04

China and the NBA are coming to blows over a pro-Hong Kong tweet. Here's why. Will Newton/Getty Images The NBA and China are locked in an escalating feud sparked by a tweet that voiced support for protests in Hong Kong. The feu...
08:16, 2019-10-11

China, Hong Kong double down on extradition bill Beijing warned against "outside interference" in Hong Kong politics as it promised to support the city's government. Hundreds of thousands took to th...
11:08, 2019-06-10

Fresh Hong Kong protests planned for Friday Calls for new demonstrations come as government fails to respond to a list of protester demandsHong Kong is braced for another round of demonstration...
15:44, 2019-06-20

Hong Kong critical to China but uncertainty reigns China doesn't need the former Crown colony quite as much as it did back in 1997 when it switched from British rule. But the Special Administrative Re...
14:04, 2019-08-16

Why aren't Hong Kong's protesters backing down? – podcast Millions of people have taken to the streets over the past three weeks in opposition to an extradition law. The Guardian correspondent Emma Graham-Ha...
04:44, 2019-06-27

Hong Kong police to take ‘flexible’ approach to protesters Hong Kong’s new police commissioner says his team will take a flexible approach when it comes to policing pro-democracy demonstrations Sunday. ...
16:20, 2019-12-07

'The last fight for Hong Kong': activists gear up over extradition law Fears controversial bill, which has its second reading next week, will allow China to target political enemies with impunityIt has been called “the n...
04:20, 2019-06-07

Xi says Hong Kong facing 'most difficult' time since handover China's president has offered his support to Hong Kong's embattled leader following months of protests and violent clashes. The former British colony...
17:36, 2019-12-16

China may flex legal muscles over Hong Kong BEIJING — Criticism from China’s rubber-stamp parliament of a Hong Kong court decision is raising concerns that Beijing may move to flex its legal mu...
19:52, 2019-11-19

Protesters gather again outside Hong Kong government offices HONG KONG (AP) — Several hundred mainly student protesters have begun gathering outside Hong Kong government offices after a deadline passed for meet...
04:52, 2019-06-21

Hong Kong protesters apologize for disrupting lives HONG KONG (AP) — A small group of Hong Kong protesters have handed out flyers and bowed to passers-by to apologize for a demonstration that jammed th...
14:08, 2019-06-25

BlizzCon Is Today. Here’s Why Gamers Are Protesting It for Hong Kong. Blizzard, the video game company, sparked a backlash after punishing a player who supported demonstrators in Hong Kong. Now, the company’s convention...
19:56, 2019-11-01

UK travellers' phones could be checked at Hong Kong border Devices may be examined at crossings to mainland China, Foreign Office saysHong Kong latest: protesters join hands in 30-mile human chainBritish trav...
21:36, 2019-08-23