Hong Kong national security law

Hong Kong national security law

Hong Kong's resilient markets barely react despite Trump's currency peg threat

(July 9): If Hong Kong’s markets are any guide to its future as an international financial centre, then the city’s investors have little to worry about.

Hong Kong national security law

Top advisers to US President Donald Trump want US to undermine Hong Kong dollar's peg

(July 8): Some top advisers to President Donald Trump want the US to undermine the Hong Kong dollar’s peg to the US dollar as the administration considers options to punish China for recent moves t

Hong Kong national security law

Hong Kong stocks surge into a bull market in the wake of new security law

(July 7): Hong Kong’s rallying stock market is defying predictions of the death of the city in the wake of a new security law.

Hong Kong national security law

US Senate approves sanctions on China, bill heads to US President Donald Trump

(July 3): The US Senate gave final approval to legislation that would impose sanctions on Chinese officials cracking down on dissent in Hong Kong.

Hong Kong national security law

China releases details of Hong Kong national security law

(July 1): China’s government asserted broad new powers over Hong Kong to rein in those who criticize its rule -- from pro-democracy protesters to news agencies to overseas dissidents -- in a new na

Hong Kong national security law

US sanctions on Hong Kong security law risk US$1.1 trillion in China funding

(June 30): China’s largest banks have US$1.1 trillion ($1.53 trillion) in dollar funding at stake and face potentially steep fines from US legislation that targets penalizing lenders doing business

Hong Kong national security law

China approves Hong Kong national security law

(June 30): China’s top legislative body approved a landmark national security law for Hong Kong, a sweeping attempt to quell dissent that risks US retaliation and the city’s appeal as a financial h

Hong Kong national security law

Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam says she still hasn't seen draft security law

(June 23): Hong Kong’s leader acknowledged that she still hasn’t seen a full draft of China’s pending national security legislation, even though the measure could be handed down in a matter of days

Hong Kong national security law

China’s central government to allow Beijing to override Hong Kong’s independent legal system

(June 22): China confirmed that a proposed national security law would allow Beijing to override Hong Kong’s independent legal system, shedding new light on a move that has stoked tensions with the

Hong Kong national security law

Pompeo blasts HSBC for 'corporate kowtows' over Hong Kong

(June 10): US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo criticized HSBC Holdings Plc for backing China’s move to impose national security legislation in Hong Kong, underscoring the increasing political pre

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