Hong Kong braces for new mass protests against planned extraditions to China
Tuesday, 11 June 2019 Hong Kong braced for strikes, transport go-slows and another mass demonstration in protest against a proposed extradition law that would allow people to be sent to China for trial, as the Chinese-ruled city's leader vowed defiance.
On Wednesday U.S. President Donald Trump said he was sure China and Hong Kong would be able to “work things out” after mass protests in the city against an extradition bill that would allow people to be sent to mainland China for trial. Reuters reports that Hong Kong has been rocked by some of...
Holiday Inn-owner InterContinental Hotels Group reported on Tuesday a slight dip in annual room revenue, hurt by a fall in bookings in Hong Kong due to protests,... Reuters Also reported by •Belfast Telegraph
Pro-democracy protesters have all but vanished from the streets of Hong Kong over the past month as residents avoid the new coronavirus, but the outbreak has... Reuters Also reported by •Belfast Telegraph