Just one month ago, protests in Hong Kong were in full swing: it was mid-October, and fresh clashes between the protesters and the police were taking place in both Admiralty and Mongkok. Even then, however, some worried that fatigue could take a toll on activists and nuisances created by the protest might erode the public’s patience. Those worries have now become a reality, as a poll by the Chinese University of Hong Kong recently showed.
Workers in Hong Kong have started clearing away barricades at part of one student protest site, Associated Press reported this morning..
HONG KONG (AP) — Stock exchanges in Hong Kong and Shanghai kicked off trading on a cross-border stock trading link that will allow foreigner investors wider access to mainland China’s tightly restricted equity market. Officials in Hong Kong banged a gong on Monday morning to mark the start of trading
HONG KONG (AP) — Three students who have led protests for greater democracy in Hong Kong were denied permission to travel to Beijing to meet with China’s top officials.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Hong Kong’s Stock Exchange is prohibiting investors from betting against a Chinese company backed by Morgan Stanley for at least the next three months. The protections took effect Friday. That’s one day after The Associated Press reported serious discrepancies in what Tianhe Chemicals Group Ltd. told investors
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