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Hong Kong protests

Hong Kong's protests: What are the wider implications?

SINGAPORE (Sept 2): Hong Kong has been in turmoil for three months now and there is no sign of a resolution to the protests that were sparked off by the Hong Kong government’s extradition bill that would have allowed easier repatriation of offenders fro

China Focus

The lasting tragedy of Tiananmen Square

SINGAPORE (June 10): China’s progress towards an open society ended when the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) slaughtered at least hundreds, if not thousands, of peaceful demonstrators in and around Beijing’s Tiananmen Square on June 3 to 4, 1989. The

Mandarin Oriental receives proposals for The Excelsior in Hong Kong

SINGAPORE (Sept 15): Mandarin Oriental International says it has received proposals from potential purchasers to acquire the group’s The Excelsior hotel in Hong Kong.