Tag: Hong Kong

Joe Biden emphasized in his speech to the United Nations that the US is again concentrating on “rule-based” global problems

Joe Biden emphasized in his speech to the United Nations that the US is again concentrating on “rule-based” global problems

Speaking to the United Nations on Tuesday, President Joe Biden will stress that the US is focused on issues that signal its return to the global st ...
Giant pandas take the lion’s share of conservation attention, but China has many endangered species such as tigers, dolphins, and alligators

Giant pandas take the lion’s share of conservation attention, but China has many endangered species such as tigers, dolphins, and alligators

China is one of the mega-diverse countries in the world with diverse environments ranging from deserts to tropical forests, but after decades of ec ...
“The US would be with the people in Hong Kong,” tweeted Blinken;  delete it later

“The US would be with the people in Hong Kong,” tweeted Blinken; delete it later

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken retracted a tweet saying the US would "stand by the people of Hong Kong" and accused Beijing ...
The role of Hong Kong district councils needs to be reviewed, said the interior ministry chief after removing members for invalid oaths

The role of Hong Kong district councils needs to be reviewed, said the interior ministry chief after removing members for invalid oaths

Hong Kong's interior minister said Thursday that the role of district councils should be reviewed once all local politicians have taken their oaths ...
Prince Andrew wants to challenge the jurisdiction of the US court on the sexual assault and accuser battery lawsuit

Prince Andrew wants to challenge the jurisdiction of the US court on the sexual assault and accuser battery lawsuit

Britain's Prince Andrew plans to challenge the jurisdiction of a U.S. court over a civil lawsuit filed by a woman who accused him of sexually abusi ...
A video emerges of the owner of a Chinese cosmetic surgeon beating a client for asking for a refund for a botched eye operation

A video emerges of the owner of a Chinese cosmetic surgeon beating a client for asking for a refund for a botched eye operation

Police in east China arrested the owner of a cosmetic surgery clinic after a video surfaced on the Internet of beating and threatening a customer.T ...
Coronavirus: What you need to know about the Return2HK and Come2HK programs for cross-border travel between Hong Kong and mainland China

Coronavirus: What you need to know about the Return2HK and Come2HK programs for cross-border travel between Hong Kong and mainland China

The resumption of travel between Hong Kong and mainland China appears to be making positive progress after Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ng ...
U.S. fines for technology sales to China have skyrocketed this year, a Commerce Department official said

U.S. fines for technology sales to China have skyrocketed this year, a Commerce Department official said

Penalties taken by the U.S. for sales of sensitive technology to China have skyrocketed this year as the scope of targeted products and blacklisted ...