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'Take your laptops': Hong Kong's banks send employees home

As violent protests disrupt daily commutes in Hong Kong, global banks urge staff to consider working from home.

'Take your laptops': Hong Kong's banks send employees home

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As violence hits Hong Kong, its shares lead a decline across Asia

Protesters were wounded by live rounds from Hong Kong police on Monday, worsening losses in Asian stock markets.

As violence hits Hong Kong, its shares lead a decline across Asia

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Single and shopping: Alibaba may break $13bn Singles' Day record

Sales hit the $1bn mark in the first minute and eight seconds of the annual shopping fest.

Single and shopping: Alibaba may break $13bn Singles' Day record

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Fresh clashes as Hong Kong protesters vandalise malls

Running battles between police and protesters in New Territories on the 24th weekend of anti-government movement.

Hong Kong protesters vandalise malls, subway station

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Hong Kong charges pro-democracy legislators

As tensions rise after death of student linked to protests, police charge legislators with obstructing local assembly.

Hong Kong charges pro-democracy legislators

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Anger in Hong Kong over student's death as thousands hold vigils

Calls for independent inquiry as demonstrators mourn the death of the 22-year-old student.

Anger in Hong Kong over student's death as thousands hold vigils

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Alibaba's possible $15bn fall listing: A boon for Hong Kong?

The e-commerce giant's listing could boost the Asian financial hub as it struggles with anti-government protests.

Alibaba's possible $15bn fall listing: A boon for Hong Kong?

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Hong Kong student who fell during weekend protests dies

Pro-democracy protesters call for city-wide vigil to honour the late 22-year-old student who died of his injuries.

Hong Kong student who fell during weekend protests dies

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In Pictures: Masked students protest at HK graduation ceremony

About 1,000 students defy a ban on masks as they rally at graduation ceremony at the Chinese University of Hong Kong.

In Pictures: Masked students protest at HK graduation ceremony

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Taiwan warns of possible attack if China's economy slows down

Foreign Minister Joseph Wu says Taiwan needs to be prepared for military conflict as he warns of Beijing's 'aggression'.

Taiwan warns of possible attack if China's economy slows down

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Masked university students rally at graduation rites in Hong Kong

Over a thousand Chinese University of Hong Kong students shouted pro-democracy chants as they attended ceremony.

Masked university students rally at graduation rites in Hong Kong

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Virgin Australia axes Hong Kong route, trims domestic flights

The airline has cancelled its Melbourne-Hong Kong route following protests in the Chinese territory.

Virgin Australia axes Hong Kong route, trims domestic flights

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Pro-Beijing politician Junius Ho stabbed in chest in Hong Kong

Firebrand politician has become one of the most loathed establishment figures among democracy protesters.

Pro-Beijing politician Junius Ho stabbed in chest in Hong Kong

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Tear gas fired as Hong Kong marks first month of mask ban

Protesters set up barricades at Tseung Kwan O residential district where a student suffered serious injuries on Monday.

Tear gas fired as Hong Kong marks first month of mask ban

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Here's another sign of the economic pain being felt in Hong Kong

Ongoing pro-democracy protests and the US-China trade war have dragged business activity to a two-decade low.

Here's another sign of the economic pain being felt in Hong Kong