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Hong Kong could postpone election in blow for democracy camp

29 Jul 2020

HONG KONG Hong Kong could postpone a vote for seats in the city's legislature by a year amid fears of a resurgence in coronavirus cases, public broadcaster RTHK reported on Wednesday, in what would be a blow for opposition democrats. | Video

New York Times to move part of Hong Kong office to Seoul in wake of security law

16 Jul 2020

HONG KONG The New York Times will shift part of its Hong Kong office to Seoul, the latest sign of the chill spreading in the global financial centre just two weeks after Beijing imposed a new national security law.

New York Times to move part of Hong Kong office to Seoul in wake of security law

16 Jul 2020

HONG KONG The New York Times will shift part of its Hong Kong office to Seoul, the latest sign of the chill spreading in the global financial centre just two weeks after Beijing imposed a new national security law.

Candles to light up Hong Kong on fraught Tiananmen anniversary

04 Jun 2020

HONG KONG/TAIPEI Many people in Hong Kong plan to commemorate the bloody 1989 crackdown by Chinese troops in and around Tiananmen Square by lighting candles across the city on Thursday, circumventing a ban on the usual public gathering amid the coronavirus pandemic.

WRAPUP 5-Hong Kong warns removing U.S. special status is a 'double-edged sword'

29 May 2020

* European governments express grave concerns over security law

Hong Kong government warns removing U.S. special status is "double-edged sword"

29 May 2020

HONG KONG Hong Kong's government warned Washington that withdrawing its special U.S. status, which has underpinned the city as a global financial hub, could be a "double-edged sword" and urged the United States to stop interfering in internal affairs.

WRAPUP 2-GLOBAL ECONOMY-Surveys show coronavirus pandemic savaging global economy

24 Mar 2020

* Australia, Japan, European PMIs show severe contraction in activity

REFILE-UPDATE 1-GLOBAL ECONOMY-Surveys show coronavirus pandemic savaging global economy

24 Mar 2020

* Australia, Japan, European PMIs show severe contraction in activity

GLOBAL-ECONOMY-Surveys show coronavirus pandemic savaging global economy

24 Mar 2020

* Euro zone, U.S. PMI later on Tuesday seen at multi-year lows

WRAPUP-World leaders rush in to shore up panic-hit global financial system

19 Mar 2020

* ECB, Fed, RBA ease policy, provide liquidity to shore up system

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