hong kong protests 2019

Hong Kong Protests: U.S. Business Leaders Are Blocked From Entering Macau

Hong Kong Protests: U.S. Business Leaders Are Blocked From Entering Macau

Two American business leaders in Hong Kong have said they were barred with no explanation from entering the neighboring Chinese gambling hub.
China Hits Back at U.S. Over Hong Kong Bill in a Mostly Symbolic Move

China Hits Back at U.S. Over Hong Kong Bill in a Mostly Symbolic Move

Beijing said it would suspend visits to Hong Kong by American warships and impose sanctions on several nongovernmental groups. The measures suggest China is wary of upsetting trade negotiations.
China Hits Back at U.S. Over Hong Kong Bill in a Mostly Symbolic Move

China Hits Back at U.S. Over Hong Kong Bill in a Mostly Symbolic Move

Beijing said it would suspend visits to Hong Kong by American warships and impose sanctions on several nongovernmental groups. The measures suggest China is wary of upsetting trade negotiations.
Hong Kong Police Fire Tear Gas as Protesters Return in Force

Hong Kong Police Fire Tear Gas as Protesters Return in Force

After a week of relative calm and a vote that boosted protesters’ cause, officers fired tear gas and rubber bullets, and demonstrators attacked shops.
Hong Kong Police End 2-Week Campus Siege

Hong Kong Police End 2-Week Campus Siege

The police found no protesters during a final search of Polytechnic University, the site of some of the most violent clashes the city has seen this year.
Hong Kong Police End 2-Week Campus Siege

Hong Kong Police End 2-Week Campus Siege

The police found no protesters during a final search of Polytechnic University, the site of some of the most violent clashes the city has seen this year.
China Condemns U.S. Over Hong Kong. That Won’t Stop Trade Talks.

China Condemns U.S. Over Hong Kong. That Won’t Stop Trade Talks.

Legislation signed by Trump poses a direct challenge to Beijing’s rule, but trade and the softening Chinese economy present bigger problems.
China Condemns U.S. Over Hong Kong. That Won’t Stop Trade Talks.

China Condemns U.S. Over Hong Kong. That Won’t Stop Trade Talks.

Legislation signed by Trump poses a direct challenge to Beijing’s rule, but trade and the softening Chinese economy present bigger problems.
China Condemns U.S. Over Hong Kong. That Won’t Stop Trade Talks.

China Condemns U.S. Over Hong Kong. That Won’t Stop Trade Talks.

Legislation signed by Trump poses a direct challenge to Beijing’s rule, but trade and the softening Chinese economy present bigger problems.
Living in Dark Mode

Living in Dark Mode

I look at Hong Kong and wonder whether this is what the end of the world feels like.
Pompeo Warns China to Honor ‘Human Rights Standards’ in Hong Kong

Pompeo Warns China to Honor ‘Human Rights Standards’ in Hong Kong

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo did not explicitly endorse legislation to support pro-democracy activists from Chinese-backed crackdowns, but noted standards that Beijing should heed.
Alibaba’s Hong Kong Shares Rise, Despite Protests

Alibaba’s Hong Kong Shares Rise, Despite Protests

The Chinese e-commerce giant raised $11.2 billion, the territory’s biggest tally since 2010, showing investor enthusiasm despite worsening demonstrations.
Alibaba’s Hong Kong Shares Rise, Despite Protests

Alibaba’s Hong Kong Shares Rise, Despite Protests

The Chinese e-commerce giant raised $11.2 billion, the territory’s biggest tally since 2010, showing investor enthusiasm despite worsening demonstrations.
Alibaba’s Hong Kong Shares Rise, Despite Protests

Alibaba’s Hong Kong Shares Rise, Despite Protests

The Chinese e-commerce giant raised $11.2 billion, the territory’s biggest tally since 2010, showing investor enthusiasm despite worsening demonstrations.
Beijing Was Confident Its Hong Kong Allies Would Win. After the Election, It Went Silent.

Beijing Was Confident Its Hong Kong Allies Would Win. After the Election, It Went Silent.

Since the big loss for the pro-Beijing camp, Chinese state media has resorted to a favorite tactic by blaming the United States, a nationalistic message that plays well to the masses at home.
Beijing Was Confident Its Hong Kong Allies Would Win. After the Election, It Went Silent.

Beijing Was Confident Its Hong Kong Allies Would Win. After the Election, It Went Silent.

Since the big loss for the pro-Beijing camp, Chinese state media has resorted to a favorite tactic by blaming the United States, a nationalistic message that plays well to the masses at home.
Taiwan Detains 2 Executives of Firm Accused of Spying for China

Taiwan Detains 2 Executives of Firm Accused of Spying for China

The executives were detained as officials look into accusations that the company’s workers intervened in Taiwan’s looming national election campaign.
Taiwan Detains 2 Executives of Firm Accused of Spying for China

Taiwan Detains 2 Executives of Firm Accused of Spying for China

The executives were detained as officials look into accusations that the company’s workers intervened in Taiwan’s looming national election campaign.
Alibaba Raises Billions of Dollars in Hong Kong, Despite Protests

Alibaba Raises Billions of Dollars in Hong Kong, Despite Protests

The $11.2 billion raised is the territory’s largest fund-raising since 2010, showing investor enthusiasm despite worsening demonstrations.
Alibaba Raises Billions of Dollars in Hong Kong, Despite Protests

Alibaba Raises Billions of Dollars in Hong Kong, Despite Protests

The $11.2 billion raised is the territory’s largest fund-raising since 2010, showing investor enthusiasm despite worsening demonstrations.