The Hang Seng Index slipped 2.61 percent, or 582.69 points, to 21,709.13
19 Mar 2020 2:14 PM
In a statement on Saturday, govt appealed for calm and said it has 'learned its lesson and will humbly listen to and accept criticism.'
08 Dec 2019 1:07 PM
The Hong Kong-flagged 'VLCC, NAVE CONSTELLATION' was attacked by pirates during the evening hours of Dec 3 while transiting through Nigeria.
05 Dec 2019 2:52 PM
The city has been battered by 6 months of protests triggered by rising public anger over China's rule and police's response to protests.
03 Dec 2019 3:11 PM
A US defence official, speaking on condition of anonymity, said China's move would not have an impact on US military operations.
03 Dec 2019 10:39 AM
Hong Kong's protests began in opposition to a bill that would have allowed extraditions to mainland China.
01 Dec 2019 2:17 PM
More than 5,800 people have been arrested since June, the numbers increasing exponentially in October and November, as violence escalated.
28 Nov 2019 1:49 PM
'Hong Kong is a part of China and a special administrative region of China,' Wang said.
25 Nov 2019 1:56 PM
'I'll tell you we have to stand with Hong Kong but I'm also standing with President Xi. He is an incredible guy,' Trump said.
23 Nov 2019 8:29 AM
The university siege has become a battle of wills between Hong Kong's stretched police force and the constantly innovating protest movement.
19 Nov 2019 10:47 AM
It was also the first time in over a year that the PLA local garrison has been involved in the public community work.
17 Nov 2019 10:49 AM
Another masked individual then approached officer and was shot in the chest area, quickly falling to the ground, clutching their left side.
11 Nov 2019 3:09 PM
Police said protesters had vandalised restaurant after peaceful chanting of slogans by Hong Kong people.
04 Nov 2019 9:28 AM
Hong Kong's candyman turns sweets into an art form.
01 Nov 2019 10:40 AM
Earlier this month the city's pro-Beijing leader Carrie Lam used a colonial-era emergency law to ban protesters from wearing face masks.
26 Oct 2019 11:56 AM
The HK USD 7.6 million (USD 970,000) price tag is more than 30 times the average annual wage in Hong Kong.
24 Oct 2019 4:18 PM
The pro-Beijing leader has faced sustained criticism from protesters in the semi-autonomous city.
23 Oct 2019 11:00 AM
But chaos erupted once more as her political opponents chanted slogans and were dragged one by one from the chamber.
17 Oct 2019 1:27 PM
Earlier, fellow Republican senator Ted Cruz had accused the Chinese government of trying to impose 'dictatorship' on Hong Kong.
15 Oct 2019 12:51 PM
The youth-led movement has radicalised a new generation of protesters unlikely to go readily back into their box.
11 Oct 2019 1:37 PM