Last Updated: Friday, June 20, 2014, 11:38
Tens of thousands of people voted for full democracy in Hong Kong within the first hour of an unofficial online referendum, a civil campaign that has sparked warnings from China`s Communist Party leaders.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 19, 2014, 13:14
Hong Kong holds a controversial "referendum" on democracy on Friday, a prelude to an escalating campaign of dissent that could shut down the former British colony`s financial district and further anger China`s Communist Party leaders.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 18, 2014, 12:10
A "racist" insurance commercial depicting a male Chinese actor as a Filipina maid has drawn outrage on social media in Hong Kong, with groups representing the city`s legions of domestic helpers calling for an apology.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 17, 2014, 16:17
The South African consulate in Hong Kong on Tuesday told a travel company to immediately pull a front-page advertisement featuring an image of a fist-pumping Nelson Mandela above the word "freedom".
Last Updated: Saturday, June 14, 2014, 15:37
Police used pepper spray to scatter protesters at Hong Kong`s government headquarters in an angry rally against plans for a new town development, with 21 arrested, officials said on Saturday.
Last Updated: Friday, June 13, 2014, 11:11
Twenty people were injured when a Hong Kong ferry crashed into a seawall off the coast of the gambling enclave of Macau on Friday, officials said, the latest accident to hit the cities` busy waterways.
Last Updated: Friday, June 13, 2014, 10:22
Kong: The gold price in Hong Kong went up 108 HK dollars to open at 11,810 HK dollars per tael.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 11, 2014, 16:37
Hong Kong shares fell 0.25 percent on Wednesday as profit-takers moved in after a healthy two-day rally.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 10, 2014, 19:10
Hong Kong customs have seized USD 1 million worth of illegal ivory hidden in luggage on a flight bound for Cambodia, officials said today.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 04, 2014, 23:05
Tens of thousands of people in Hong Kong joined a candlelight vigil in a downtown park on Wednesday to commemorate the 25th anniversary of China`s bloody military suppression of protests on Beijing`s Tiananmen Square.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 04, 2014, 09:51
China deployed its vast security apparatus on Wednesday to snuff out commemoration of the suppression of pro-democracy protests around Tiananmen Square 25 years ago, flooding the streets with police as censors scrubbed the Internet clean of any mention of the crackdown.
Last Updated: Sunday, June 01, 2014, 22:41
Pro-democracy protesters marched in Hong Kong on Sunday to call for greater political freedoms in China and an end to one-party rule, ahead of the 25th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square crackdown.
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