AJ Impact

Launch of Hong Kong's digital banks delayed due to protests

Debuts have been delayed from late 2019 to early 2020, according to people close to the matter.

Launch of Hong Kong's digital banks delayed due to protests

Hong Kong

Hong Kong leader says public dialogue to start next week

Carrie Lam hopes community discussions will help ease tension in city after months of sometimes violent protests.

Hong Kong leader says public dialogue to start next week

Hong Kong protests

Hong Kong: 100 days of huge rallies, violent clashes

Protests fuelled by opposition to an extradition bill have expanded into calls for more democracy in Chinese territory.

Hong Kong: 100 days of huge rallies, violent clashes

Hong Kong protests

Hong Kong protesters clash with riot police

Tens of thousands take to the streets demanding greater freedoms from Beijing in the former British colony.

Hong Kong protests

Police, gov't condemn violence in Sunday Hong Kong protests

Police blame 'radical protesters' for unrest as government reiterates that violence is no answer to city's problems.

Police, gov't condemn violence in Sunday Hong Kong protests

Hong Kong protests

Hong Kong protesters clash with pro-Beijing counterparts

Skirmishes reported at a pro-Beijing rally in Kowloon district as Hong Kong enters its 15th week of unrest.

Hong Kong protesters clash with pro-Beijing counterparts

Hong Kong protests

Hong Kong protesters light up hills on annual festival

Latest protests came hours after Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam promised to prioritise housing and people's livelihoods.

Hong Kong protesters light up hills in festival-themed rally

AJ Impact

Hong Kong's losses may be Singapore's gain, new survey shows

As the rivals compete to be Asia's top financial hub, fallout from protests in Hong Kong is seen as helping Singapore.

Hong Kong's losses may be Singapore's gain, new survey shows

Hong Kong protests

HK chief to focus on housing, livelihoods to woo protesters

Carrie Lam says she will increase supply of housing in territory where property costs are among the highest in world.

HK chief to focus on housing, livelihoods to woo protesters

AJ Impact

China prods state firms to assert more control in Hong Kong

Beijing has asked its biggest state-linked companies to invest more actively in Hong Kong businesses.

China prods state firms to assert more control in Hong Kong

Hong Kong protests

'Plan B': Hong Kong people explore options as protests deepen

As Hong Kong protesters dig in, some residents are planning to move their assets abroad or to migrate.

'Plan B': Hong Kong people explore options as protests deepen

People & Power

Hong Kong's Summer of Defiance

A two-part special report tracing the causes and possible consequences of Hong Kong's pro-democracy protest movement.

AJ Impact

Cathay Pacific freezes new hiring, focuses on cutting costs

New CEO Augustus Tang has asked executives to examine spending and focus on cutting costs.

Cathay Pacific freezes new hiring, focuses on cutting costs

Hong Kong protests

'Riot fighters' - China steps up criticism of Hong Kong protests

Beijing officials push back against pro-democracy movement and summon German ambassador over Joshua Wong meeting.

'Riot fighters' - China steps up criticism of Hong Kong protests

Hong Kong protests

Hong Kong: Demonstrators boo Chinese anthem at football qualifier

Protesters sing 'Glory be to thee, Hong Kong' inside stadium hosting World Cup qualifier against Iran.

Hong Kong: Demonstrators boo Chinese anthem at football qualifier