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Hong Kong arrests 53 for plot to 'overthrow' government in latest crackdown on dissent

Jan 06 2021

HONG KONG Hong Kong police arrested 53 people in dawn raids on democracy activists on Wednesday in the biggest crackdown since China last year imposed a security law which opponents say is aimed at quashing dissent in the former British colony. | Video

UPDATE 3-Over 50 Hong Kong activists arrested under security law as crackdown intensifies -media

Jan 05 2021

* Rights groups says Beijing removing 'veneer of democracy' (Adds reports of more police raids)

Construction in land-starved Hong Kong shrinks wild buffaloes habitat

Nov 15 2020

HONG KONG, Nov 16 Construction activity on one of Hong Kong's largest islands is shrinking the habitat of its wild buffaloes, forcing them to search for food in residential areas, where barbed wire and building waste can injure them.

Hong Kong opposition stages final protest in assembly before mass resignation

Nov 12 2020

HONG KONG Hong Kong's opposition staged a final show of defiance in the legislature on Thursday before resigning to protest against the dismissal of four of their colleagues in what they see as another bid by Beijing to suppress democracy in the city.

'It's a joke': retail investors shocked as China halts Ant Group's IPO

Nov 04 2020

HONG KONG Mom-and-pop investors who put in bids worth a record $3 trillion in China's Ant group - equivalent to Britain's annual economic output - were stunned after regulators abruptly suspended what would have been the world's largest stock market debut.

'It's a joke': retail investors shocked as China halts Ant Group's IPO

Nov 04 2020

HONG KONG Mom-and-pop investors who put in bids worth a record $3 trillion (2.3 trillion pounds) in China's Ant group - equivalent to Britain's annual economic output - were stunned after regulators abruptly suspended what would have been the world's largest stock market debut.

"It's a joke': retail investors shocked as China halts Ant Group's IPO

Nov 04 2020

HONG KONG, Nov 4 Mom-and-pop investors who put in bids worth a record $3 trillion in China's Ant group - equivalent to Britain's annual economic output - were stunned after regulators abruptly suspended what would have been the world's largest stock market debut.

Walk from home: Hong Kong tour company moves online to survive pandemic

Aug 23 2020

HONG KONG A Hong Kong tourism company has moved its walking tours online to reach a travel-starved audience unable to explore new places due to coronavirus restrictions.

Hong Kong's Apple Daily vows to fight on after owner arrested

Aug 11 2020

HONG KONG Hong Kong's Apple Daily tabloid responded with defiance on Tuesday to the arrest of owner Jimmy Lai under a new national security law imposed by Beijing, promising to fight on in a front-page headline over an image of Lai in handcuffs. | Video

'Apple Daily must fight on,' HK tabloid front page reads after owner arrest

Aug 10 2020

HONG KONG, Aug 11 Hong Kong's Apple Daily tabloid responded with defiance on Tuesday to the arrest of owner Jimmy Lai under a new national security law imposed by Beijing, promising to "fight on" in a front-page headline above an image of Lai in handcuffs.

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