An intervention by Chinese troops could seriously damage Hong Kong's standing as a stable international financial centre.
05 Sep 2019 1:28 PM
It was not immediately clear if the announcement, due later on Wednesday, would help end the unrest.
04 Sep 2019 1:03 PM
Like Abby and Nick - whose real names have been not been used - many are young, bookish and should be on fast-track to well-paying jobs.
30 Aug 2019 5:49 PM
China denounced the moves by Twitter and Facebook on Tuesday, saying it had a right to put out its own views.
22 Aug 2019 2:55 PM
Twitter said it suspended 936 accounts and the operations appeared to be a coordinated state-backed effort originating in China.
20 Aug 2019 10:32 AM
11 weeks of demonstrations have seen millions of people take to Hong Kong's streets in the biggest challenge to China's rule.
19 Aug 2019 1:38 PM
‘Airport ops at Hong Kong International Airport have been seriously disrupted, all departure flights have been cancelled,’ a statement said.
13 Aug 2019 4:56 PM
Hospital authorities said 45 people were wounded in the attack, with one man in critical condition and five others with serious injuries.
22 Jul 2019 1:19 PM
Hong Kong returned to China under a "one country, two systems" formula that allows freedoms not enjoyed in mainland China.
01 Jul 2019 5:49 PM
‘Hong Kong affairs are Chinese domestic affairs, any foreign force has no right to interfere,’ Minister of Foreign Affairs Zhang said.
24 Jun 2019 7:36 PM
Xi and Trump have agreed to hold bilateral talks focusing on the US-China trade war during the summit.
24 Jun 2019 11:30 AM
These protests are the largest in Hong Kong since the Umbrella Movement in 2014.
17 Jun 2019 2:23 PM
Thousands of people filled streets in Hong Kong in recent days to oppose proposed legislation.
13 Jun 2019 1:25 PM