Activists gatecrash meeting of Chief Executive hopeful Carrie Lam

Pro-democracy protesters gatecrashed a press conference by Hong Kong leadership hopeful Carrie Lam yesterday, displaying banners criticising a “rigged election” as the woman seen as China’s favourite unveiled her policy. Around a dozen activists including Joshua Wong, the face of 2014’s mass pro-democracy protests, entered the venue minutes before the start and demanded to be

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Britain flags concern about confidence in Hong Kong’s system

Developments in Hong Kong have affected confidence in a system of government intended to ensure the Chinese-ruled city’s autonomy, though its rule of law remained robust...

Britain flags concern about confidence in Hong Kong’s system

7 Hong Kong police found guilty for attack on Occupy protester

Seven Hong Kong police officers were found guilty Tuesday of assaulting a protester during pro-democracy rallies in 2014, in an attack that was captured on film and...

7 Hong Kong police found guilty for attack on Occupy protester

In wake of protocol-busting call with Taiwan, Trump reassures Xi that US will honor ‘One China’ policy in ‘cordial’ conversation

President Donald Trump reaffirmed Washington’s ‘One China’ policy on Thursday in his first conversation with Xi Jinping, in an apparent effort to ease...

In wake of protocol-busting call with Taiwan, Trump reassures Xi that US will honor ‘One China’ policy in ‘cordial’ conversation

Hong Kong may be losing status as haven for Chinese billionaires

The mysterious case of a billionaire who went missing from Hong Kong last week, reportedly abducted by mainland security agents, has underscored the precarious...

Hong Kong may be losing status as haven for Chinese billionaires

Hong Kong to return Singapore’s seized troop carriers, easing tensions

Singapore has a long-established, if low-key, military relationship with self-ruled Taiwan, using the proudly democratic mountainous island for infantry

Hong Kong to return Singapore’s seized troop carriers, easing tensions

Cock of the Walk: Trump to thrive in Year of the Rooster, Hong Kong feng shui masters say

"The rooster likes to pick fights, loves to have verbal arguments and is combative," Hong Kong soothsayer Thierry Chow told

Cock of the Walk: Trump to thrive in Year of the Rooster, Hong Kong feng shui masters say

John Tsang formally announces CE campaign, pledges to bring ‘trust, unity, hope’ to Hong Kong

Over a month after he tendered his resignation, former Financial Secretary John Tsang has finally announced his candidacy in the upcoming Chief Executive election. During a press...

John Tsang formally announces CE campaign, pledges to bring ‘trust, unity, hope’ to Hong Kong

Unsolved problems hang over Hong Kong leader’s last policy address

Home prices have bucked repeated cooling measures, including a hefty new sales tax in November, to rise ever higher, putting prices on a par with those in New York and

Unsolved problems hang over Hong Kong leader’s last policy address

Plans to build Chinese museum in Hong Kong met with protests and anger

Giant billboards advertising the museum have been turned into public protest sites for activists who say the project is "cultural

Plans to build Chinese museum in Hong Kong met with protests and anger