Hong Kong

China extends term of Hong Kong's LegCo by a year

Fate of four sitting lawmakers barred from running for re-election remains unclear.

China extends term of Hong Kong's Legislative Council by a year

AJ Impact

US to label Hong Kong goods as 'Made in China' in blow to city

Goods made in Hong Kong and imported into the US must be marked to indicate their origin is China, a gov't notice said.

US to label Hong Kong goods as 'Made in China' in blow to city

Opinion

The twin struggles of Hong Kong and the Philippines

Duterte's new anti-terror law is strikingly similar to the draconian security legislation China imposed on Hong Kong.

Antonio J Montalvan II

by Antonio J Montalvan II

Antonio J Montalvan II

AJ Impact

Protest buying: Shares of arrested Hong Kong tycoon's firm surge

Shares of Next Digital gained more than 1,000 percent over two days since media firm's founder, Jimmy Lai, was arrested.

Protest buying: Shares of arrested Hong Kong tycoon's firm surge

AJ IMPACT

Apple Daily vows to 'fight on' after owner's arrest

Hong Kong people rush to buy copies of Apple Daily after owner Jimmy Lai's arrest under China-imposed security law.

Hong Kong's Apple Daily vows to 'fight on' after Lai's arrest

Taiwan

China accused of seeking to turn Taiwan into 'the next Hong Kong'

Taiwan's top diplomat tells visiting US health secretary that Chinese pressure is making 'life increasingly difficult'.

China accused of seeking to turn Taiwan into 'the next Hong Kong'

AJ Impact

Banks scrutinise accounts after US targets Hong Kong officials

Sources tell Bloomberg some banks are checking if they have accounts belonging to sanctioned Hong Kong officials.

Banks scrutinise accounts after US targets Hong Kong officials

AJ Impact

US farmers flee corn, cotton as coronavirus kills prices

The COVID-19 pandemic caused many farmers in the US to give up on their corn crop before it was even in the ground.

US farmers flee corn, cotton as coronavirus kills prices

AJ Impact

Tech titans back legal challenge to Trump's foreign worker ban

The companies argue Trump's proclamation was based on a 'false assumption' that it would protect US workers.

Tech titans back legal challenge to Trump's foreign worker ban

United States

Hong Kong: China imposes tit-for-tat sanctions on US legislators

US Senators Ted Cruz, Marco Rubio, Tom Cotton and Josh Hawley among those targeted amid row over Hong Kong crackdown.

Hong Kong: China imposes tit-for-tat sanctions on US legislators

Asia Pacific

Hong Kong media tycoon arrested under new security law

Newspaper owner Jimmy Lai and six others linked to his pro-democracy Apple Daily are in custody on charges of colluding with foreign forces.

Hong Kong

'Night fell': Hong Kong's first month under China security law

Since China imposed the National Security Law on Hong Kong a month ago, the territory has seen radical changes.

'Night fell': Hong Kong's first month under China security law

Hong Kong

Hong Kong media tycoon arrested, newspaper raided

Jimmy Lai accused of 'colluding with foreign powers' in most high-profile arrest yet under new security law.

Hong Kong media tycoon arrested, newspaper raided

Asia Pacific

Beijing's top office in Hong Kong slams 'ridiculous' US sanctions

Officials subject to US sanctions include Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam and head of China's Liaison Office, Luo Huining.

Beijing's top office in Hong Kong slams 'ridiculous' US sanctions

United States

Russia, China, Iran work to undermine US election: US intel chief

US officials believe Russia is boosting Trump's re-election bid, and China does not want Trump to win a second term.

Russia, China, Iran work to undermine US election: US intel chief