Hong Kong

Carrie Lam trapped as protesters wait outside building
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Carrie Lam trapped as protesters wait outside building

Demonstrators had surrounded location where leader held public discussion
27 Sep 2019
Instant Opinion: Hong Kong society ‘unequal and uncaring’
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Instant Opinion: Hong Kong society ‘unequal and uncaring’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Tuesday 17 September
17 Sep 2019
Hong Kong stock exchange offers to buy LSE for £32bn
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Hong Kong stock exchange offers to buy LSE for £32bn

Bid for London Stock Exchange met with concern over Hong Kong’s ties to Beijing
12 Sep 2019
Why are Hong Kong protesters asking for Donald Trump’s help?
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Why are Hong Kong protesters asking for Donald Trump’s help?

Activists march to US consulate singing the American national anthem
9 Sep 2019
How Hong Kong protesters use Bluetooth to dodge surveillance
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How Hong Kong protesters use Bluetooth to dodge surveillance

Privacy app lets users message each other without Wi-Fi connection
4 Sep 2019
Should Hong Kong citizens get right to live and work in UK?
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Should Hong Kong citizens get right to live and work in UK?

Campaigners say Britain has responsibility to residents of former colony
2 Sep 2019
Where is Joshua Wong?
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Where is Joshua Wong?

Pro-democracy activist reportedly bundled into unmarked car on Hong Kong street
30 Aug 2019
Instant Opinion: David Koch’s ‘sad legacy’
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Instant Opinion: David Koch’s ‘sad legacy’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Tuesday 27 August
27 Aug 2019
The largest protests in history
Police fire tear gas at protesters in Hong Kong
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The largest protests in history

Hong Kong’s anti-government demonstrations are among the largest ever seen
21 Aug 2019
Trump warns China to treat Hong Kong ‘humanely’
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Trump warns China to treat Hong Kong ‘humanely’

US president says Beijing’s actions in territory could risk trade deal
15 Aug 2019
Hong Kong violence worsens after police fire tear gas
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Hong Kong violence worsens after police fire tear gas

Video and photos show police attacking protesters
12 Aug 2019
Is it safe to travel to Hong Kong in 2019?
Police fire tear gas at protesters in Hong Kong
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Is it safe to travel to Hong Kong in 2019?

Australia issues travel notice as China warns of worst crisis in territory since 1997
7 Aug 2019
Instant Opinion: Russia’s crackdown challenges the West
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Instant Opinion: Russia’s crackdown challenges the West

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Wednesday 31 July
31 Jul 2019
Instant Opinion: Hong Kong is flashpoint in new cold war
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Instant Opinion: Hong Kong is flashpoint in new cold war

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Tuesday 30 July
30 Jul 2019
Hong Kong protests: can there be a resolution?
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Hong Kong protests: can there be a resolution?

The demonstrations in Hong Kong are no flash in the pan. But what do the protesters want, and can they achieve their aims?
15 Jul 2019
How Post-it notes became a colourful weapon of protest
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How Post-it notes became a colourful weapon of protest

The sticky bits of paper are key part of the toolkits of demonstrators in Hong Kong
10 Jul 2019
Hong Kong extradition bill is ‘dead’, says Carrie Lam
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Hong Kong extradition bill is ‘dead’, says Carrie Lam

Chief executive falls short of withdrawing the bill completely
9 Jul 2019
Instant Opinion: 'Hunt no longer seems the sensible option'
Jeremy Hunt
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Instant Opinion: 'Hunt no longer seems the sensible option'

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Tuesday 2 July
2 Jul 2019
Hong Kong protests: Chinese media calls for ‘zero tolerance’
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Hong Kong protests: Chinese media calls for ‘zero tolerance’

Territory’s leader Carrie Lam condemns protestors who occupied government building
2 Jul 2019
Police and protesters clash on Hong Kong anniversary
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Police and protesters clash on Hong Kong anniversary

Tensions high after weeks of mass protests over extradition bill
1 Jul 2019
Alibaba files to list on stock exchange of Hong Kong
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Alibaba files to list on stock exchange of Hong Kong

Share sale projected to raise up to $20 billion
14 Jun 2019
Hong Kong ‘Occupy’ activists found guilty
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Hong Kong ‘Occupy’ activists found guilty

Nine leaders of the 2014 pro-democracy movement convicted of public nuisance in landmark verdict on free speech
10 Apr 2019
The world’s ten most expensive cities - and the cheapest
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The world’s ten most expensive cities - and the cheapest

Three places tie for top spot in annual ranking of cost of living for first time ever
19 Mar 2019
Hong Kong plans to tackle wild boar invasion
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Hong Kong plans to tackle wild boar invasion

Activists say illegal feeding to blame for increase of packs of wild pigs in the financial hub
11 Feb 2019
Real-life ‘Robin Hood’ rains banknotes on Hong Kong
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Real-life ‘Robin Hood’ rains banknotes on Hong Kong

Man arrested after money thrown from rooftop in one of the region’s poorest districts
17 Dec 2018
China opens world’s longest sea-crossing bridge
China has officially opened the world’s longest sea-crossing bridge
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China opens world’s longest sea-crossing bridge

President Xi opens 34-mile-long bridge linking Hong Kong and Macau to mainland
23 Oct 2018
Super Typhoon Mangkhut: millions directly in storm’s path
Super Typhoon Mangkhut bearing down on Hong Kong and China
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Super Typhoon Mangkhut: millions directly in storm’s path

Philippines begins mass evacuations amid fears of landslides and flash floods in 160mph winds
14 Sep 2018
Officials dismiss safety fears about world's longest bridge
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Officials dismiss safety fears about world's longest bridge

Parts of 34-mile bridge connecting Hong Kong, Macau and Zhuhai reportedly floating away
9 Apr 2018
‘Pigzilla’ raids bin just metres away from Hong Kong school
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‘Pigzilla’ raids bin just metres away from Hong Kong school

Parents spotted the giant boar eating rubbish as they walked with their children
13 Feb 2018
Man dies at ‘haunted house’ in Hong Kong
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Man dies at ‘haunted house’ in Hong Kong

Local media report that the 21-year-old was struck by a ‘coffin’ at the Halloween-themed attraction
18 Sep 2017
Typhoon Hato kills 12 as it hits Hong Kong with 129mph gusts
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Typhoon Hato kills 12 as it hits Hong Kong with 129mph gusts

Victims caught in submerged cars and more than 150 people are injured across southern China
24 Aug 2017
Hong Kong 'umbrella movement' leaders jailed
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Hong Kong 'umbrella movement' leaders jailed

Court sentences three activists responsible for 2014 pro-democracy protests
18 Aug 2017
Protests as Jinping arrives for Hong Kong 20th anniversary
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Protests as Jinping arrives for Hong Kong 20th anniversary

Chinese President’s visit marked by celebrations, arrests and a sit-in
29 Jun 2017
How the promise of a free Hong Kong turned sour
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How the promise of a free Hong Kong turned sour

Twenty years after the British handed the reins to China, the city's politics are teetering on a knife edge
27 Jun 2017
Pearls of the Orient: The best restaurants in Hong Kong
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Pearls of the Orient: The best restaurants in Hong Kong

From the world's first three-Michelin-star Cantonese restaurant to the best new eatery in the hipster district of Sai Ying Pun
31 Aug 2016
Joshua Wong convicted for democracy protests in Hong Kong
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Joshua Wong convicted for democracy protests in Hong Kong

Student activist vows to continue his campaign against Beijing – but fears for future political fight
21 Jul 2016
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