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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

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.

US-China trade war

Chinese officials want four more years of Trump

(June 17): Donald Trump has argued frequently of late that China is rooting for Joe Biden come November’s U.S. presidential election.

US politics

The Fabulist - Trump's Obamagate fantasy

(June 5): In April 2011, Donald Trump, then considering a run for the presidency the following year, said that he had sent investigators to Hawaii to check out rumours that President Barack Obama w

Hong Kong national security law

Hong Kong stocks jump after US stops short of fully escalating tensions

(June 1): Hong Kong stocks headed for their best day in more than two months, after President Donald Trump’s response to China for its crackdown on Hong Kong stopped short of fully escalating tensi

Hong Kong national security law

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

(May 29): Hong Kong told the United States to keep out of the internal debate over new national security laws being imposed by China, and warned that withdrawal of the financial hub’s special statu

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Quoteworthy: “It’s like a knife on the top of our head.


The spies who predicted Covid-19

SINGAPORE (Apr 30): Intelligence agencies are used to making headlines when they fail to do their job.


Oil price war ends: Trump turns hero as OPEC+ cuts historic deal

(Apr 13): The world’s top oil producers pulled off a historic deal to cut global petroleum output by nearly a 10th, putting an end to the devastating price war between Saudi Arabia and Russia.

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