Hong Kong

Special administrative region of China

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Hong Kong, officially the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China, is a special administrative region on the eastern side of the Pearl River estuary in southern China. With over 7.4 million people of various nationalities in a 1,104-square-kilometre (426 sq mi) territory, Hong Kong is one of the most densely populated places in the world.

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Hong Kong’s pro-Democracy movement today defied police orders and endured heavy rain to stage a massive and peaceful march. An estimated 1.7 million people —..
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China's embassy in Ottawa warned Canada on Sunday to stop meddling in Hong Kong affairs a day after the country issued a joint statement with the European Union..
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What started out June 9 as a demand for the government to revoke a hated extradition bill has exploded into calls for greater democratic reform
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Heavy rain failed to keep hundreds of thousands of protesters from swarming Hong Kong streets Sunday to rally against the Beijing government.
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Hundreds of thousands of anti-government protesters rallied peacefully in Hong Kong on Sunday, filling major thoroughfares under torrential downpours in the..
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White House trade adviser Peter Navarro joins Margaret Brennan to discuss protests in Hong Kong, the economy and trade talks with China.
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CBS correspondent Ramy Innocencio reports from today's mass demonstration in Hong Kong, which have stretched into their 11th week.
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Supporters of Beijing and Hong Kong have held rallies in the UK, France, US, Canada and Australia.
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Hundreds of thousands of anti-government protesters rallied peacefully in Hong Kong on Sunday, filling major thoroughfares in sometimes torrential rain in the..
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Hundreds of thousands of anti-government protesters joined a mass rally in Hong Kong on Sunday, filling major thoroughfares in heavy rain in the eleventh week of..
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'Xi Jinping has had the toughest year since he came to power',' said Eleanor Olcott, China policy analyst at research firm TS Lombard.
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Communist-ruled mainland China has taken an increasingly hardline tone towards the protesters
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Voices from Hong Kong as thousands of people hold another day of pro-democracy protests.
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HONG KONG — Heavy rain fell on tens of thousands of umbrella-toting protesters Sunday as they marched from a packed park and filled a major road in Hong Kong,..
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At least 100,000 anti-government protesters joined a mass rally in Hong Kong on Sunday, filling major thoroughfares in heavy rain in the eleventh week of what..
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Tens of thousands of protesters poured into one of Hong Kong's busiest shopping districts on Sunday, braving a downpour to join an anti-government rally in the..
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Pro-democracy campaigners hold a new march in the face of warnings from the government in Beijing.
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Thousands of protesters, most clad in black, gathered under a downpour for an anti-government rally at a Hong Kong park on Sunday, in the eleventh week of what..
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Hundreds of pro-democracy activists have gathered peacefully in Sydney in support of protesters in Hong Kong.
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Hong Kong democracy activists gathered Sunday for a major rally to show the city’s leaders their protest movement still attracts wide public support despite..
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WASHINGTON — President Trump has warned China that it must respond “humanely” to the protests in Hong Kong if it wants a trade deal, for the first time..
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Hundreds of pro-democracy activists have gathered peacefully in Sydney in support of protesters in Hong Kong.
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HONG KONG — A spokesman for China’s ceremonial legislature condemned statements from U.S. lawmakers supportive of Hong Kong’s pro-democracy movement, as..
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Hong Kong braced for a major anti-government rally planned for Sunday after an unusually calm Saturday night in what has been a summer of violent protests in the..
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Beijing backs Pak to raise J&K at UNSC as world watches...
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Jackie Chan is on #TeamBeijing when it comes to the bitter battle in Hong Kong. The Spy Next Door star has triggered the ire of protesters by calling democratic..
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"Anti-violence!", "Save Hong Kong!" Over 470,000 people gathered on Saturday in a rally held at Tamar Park, Admiralty of Hong Kong, to voice out their demand for..
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Thousands of school teachers joined an 11th weekend of anti-government protests in Hong Kong on Saturday, as shops pulled down their shutters and braced for..
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Thousands of school teachers joined an 11th weekend of anti-government protests in Hong Kong on Saturday, as shops pulled down their shutters and braced for..
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Thousands of school teachers joined an 11th weekend of anti-government protests in Hong Kong on Saturday, as shops pulled down their shutters and braced for..
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Senior officials address accusations of heavy-handedness and the rumours of Chinese intervention.
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Thousands of schoolteachers took to the streets of Hong Kong as the latest weekend of protests got underway in the Chinese territory. ......
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Several thousand Hong Kong school teachers and supporters braved thunderstorms on Saturday to start a weekend of anti-government protests, despite fears that..
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Hundreds of supporters of pro-China groups in Sydney have rallied against Hong Kong’s pro-democracy protests, calling for a "peaceful resolution" to ongoing..
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Several thousand Hong Kong school teachers and supporters braved thunderstorms on Saturday to start a weekend of anti-government protests, despite fears that..
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Police in Melbourne issued a warning on Saturday after small scuffles erupted between supporters and opponents of the Hong Kong protest movement during a rally..
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A second pro-Hong Kong rally has been held in Melbourne's CBD after an earlier demonstration saw protesters clash with Chinese nationalists.
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Over a thousand Hong Kong school teachers braved thunderstorms on Saturday to start a weekend of anti-government demonstrations that some activists fear could..
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Members of China’s paramilitary People’s Armed Police marched and practiced crowd control tactics at a sports complex in Shenzhen across from Hong Kong in..
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A second pro-Hong Kong rally has been held in Melbourne's CBD after protesters clashed with Chinese nationalists.
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Police and protesters are locked into a spiral of provocation - is there any way out?
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U.S. President Donald Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau discussed the Hong Kong protests and the ongoing detention of two Canadians by the Chinese..
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U.S. President Donald Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau discussed China relations and reaffirmed their support for the new North American trade..
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Actress Liu Yifei reposted a comment supporting Hong Kong's police on social media platform Weibo.
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Hong Kong protesters have gathered for a "Power to the People" rally, striking a more peaceful tone as they seek support from abroad. This comes days after..
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Andrea Vella was Goldman Sachs’s top deal maker in Hong Kong. He had a nose for splashy trades, a fondness for the Bentley Continental, and a vague enough..
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#BoycottMulan is trending worldwide after "Mulan" star Liu Yifei voiced support for the police crackdown in Hong Kong
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Rupert Hogg ousted and new management brought in to ‘reset confidence’, says chair Cathay Pacific’s boss has quit after protests in Hong Kong led to the..
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State media censor Hong Kong reports and blame protests on a violent minority and foreign interference.
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A Frenchman known for carrying out several unauthorized climbs of skyscrapers around the globe, has scaled a 62-story building in Hong Kong as a protest.
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The boss of Hong Kong carrier Cathay Pacific Airways quit on Friday, the highest-profile corporate casualty of unrest roiling the former British colony, after..
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The company chairman, John Slosar, said in a statement the airline needed new management because events had “called into question” its commitment to safety..
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Asian stock markets followed Wall Street lower on Thursday after the Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged on mounting fears of a possible US recession. Market..
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Hong Kong is on the verge of its first recession in a decade as increasingly violent anti-government protests scare off tourists and bite into retail sales in..
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Beijing: China’s central government has not yet intervened in demonstrations in Hong Kong but, if it does so, it will not be a repeat of the Tiananmen..
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Chinese state media vowed Friday there 'won't be a repeat' of the Tiananmen Square crackdown if Beijing moves to quash Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests.
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Mr Hogg, who warned staff they faced being fired for taking part in Hong Kong protests, has resigned.
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Hong Kong's political unrest is posing a dilemma for Alibaba Group Holding Ltd on the timing of its planned $15 billion listing in the city, with sources saying..
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To the outside world, China's ruling Communist Party - faced with an expanding trade war crimping an already slowing economy and spiraling protests in Hong Kong..
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French "spiderman" climber Alain Robert scaled a 68-storey skyscraper in Hong Kong on Friday to hoist a flag symbolising reconciliation between China and the..
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Daredevil Alain Robert -- dubbed the 'French Spiderman' -- climbed a Hong Kong skyscraper on Friday and unfurled a "peace banner" as the financial hub is rocked..
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Chinese Australian MP, Gladys Lui has told SBS the protests in Hong Kong have been painful to watch. But some Australians say the response has been inadequate..
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French "spiderman" climber Alain Robert scaled a 68-storey skyscraper in Hong Kong on Friday to hoist a flag symbolizing reconciliation between China and the..
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Hong Kong's richest man, Li Ka-shing, urged people to "love China, love Hong Kong and love yourself" on Friday in his first public comments on the escalating..
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The French daredevil unravelled a banner showing China and Hong Kong shaking hands, as protests continue.
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Hong Kong's richest man, Li Ka-shing, urged people to "love China, love Hong Kong and love yourself" on Friday in his first public comments on the escalating..
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HONG KONG — Three senior Hong Kong police officers said Thursday that they are not aware of any plans for Chinese forces to join efforts to quell mass..
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