hong kong protests 2019

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.
Hong Kong Voted. Is Beijing Listening?

Hong Kong Voted. Is Beijing Listening?

Citizens voted overwhelmingly for pro-democracy candidates. It was a clear signal to Beijing that the protests are not a foreign plot.
Hong Kong Election Landslide Signals More Frictions With Beijing

Hong Kong Election Landslide Signals More Frictions With Beijing

Democracy supporters were emboldened by capturing most of the seats in local elections, but Beijing and its allies are reluctant to compromise.
Hong Kong Election Landslide Signals More Frictions With Beijing

Hong Kong Election Landslide Signals More Frictions With Beijing

Democracy supporters were emboldened by capturing most of the seats in local elections, but Beijing and its allies are reluctant to compromise.

Meet 5 of Hong Kong’s Newest Politicians

The pro-democracy camp’s stunning victory in citywide district elections means a younger class of political neophytes will soon take office.
This Was Hong Kong’s Most Important Election Ever

This Was Hong Kong’s Most Important Election Ever

How a minor race became a major rebuke of the government — and the people’s endorsement of the protests.
Meet 5 of Hong Kong’s Newest Politicians

Meet 5 of Hong Kong’s Newest Politicians

The pro-democracy camp’s stunning victory in citywide district elections means a younger class of political neophytes will soon take office.
Hong Kong Election Results Give Democracy Backers Big Win

Hong Kong Election Results Give Democracy Backers Big Win

A surge in voting, especially by young people, allowed democracy advocates to win many more seats on local councils.
Hong Kong Election Results Give Democracy Backers Big Win

Hong Kong Election Results Give Democracy Backers Big Win

A surge in voting, especially by young people, allowed democracy advocates to win many more seats on local councils.
If Protests Are an ‘Infection,’ What Is China’s Cure?

If Protests Are an ‘Infection,’ What Is China’s Cure?

Escalating rhetoric reveals how seriously Beijing views the unrest in Hong Kong.
Record Turnout in Hong Kong Vote After Months of Protests and Rising Violence

Record Turnout in Hong Kong Vote After Months of Protests and Rising Violence

The citywide district council election, normally a quiet, local affair, is seen as a referendum on the demonstrations.
Record Turnout in Hong Kong Vote After Months of Protests and Rising Violence

Record Turnout in Hong Kong Vote After Months of Protests and Rising Violence

The citywide district council election, normally a quiet, local affair, is seen as a referendum on the demonstrations.
Trump Says He’s ‘Standing’ With Xi (and With Hong Kong’s Protesters)

Trump Says He’s ‘Standing’ With Xi (and With Hong Kong’s Protesters)

In a Fox News interview, the president called the Chinese president “a friend” and suggested he might not sign a tough human rights bill to secure a trade pact with China.