Hong Kong media company Next Digital sees shares surge after founder Jimmy Lai’s arrest

Hong Kong-based media firm Next Digital saw its stock price explode Monday after authorities arrested its dissident founder. Next Digital’s shares surged as much as 344 percent as investors showed solidarity with Jimmy Lai, the pro-democracy mogul who was cuffed … Read more…

Donkey Kong Country Leads July 2020’s Nintendo Switch Online Games

July 2020’s Nintendo Switch Online Games are the SNES’ Donkey Kong Country and Natsume Championship Wrestling, and NES’ The Immortal. Announced by Nintendo, these games will be available to all Nintendo Switch Online subscribers on July 15, 2020. [ignvideo url=”https://www.ign.com/videos/2020/07/08/nintendo-switch-online-july-2020-game-updates”] … Read more…

Hong Kong officials ‘very disappointed’ at Canada’s move to suspend extradition pact

Senior officials in Hong Kong said on Saturday they were “very disappointed” at Canada’s decision to suspend its extradition treaty with the Chinese-ruled city and again slammed Washington for “interfering” in its affairs. International: Top News And Analysis SPECIAL NEWS … Read more…

Hundreds arrested in Hong Kong protests, as analysts weigh in on national security law’s impact

About 370 protesters were arrested in Hong Kong on Wednesday — 10 of them were apprehended for breaching the new security law just one day after it took effect. International: Top News And Analysis SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to … Read more…

Sotheby’s Hong Kong and AllRightsReserved Announce COVID-19 Charity Auction

After cherishing animated characters with its specialized “Manga” exhibition earlier this month, Sotheby’s Hong Kong has now teamed up with AllRightsReserved for the latest installment of its Contemporary Showcase online auction series. Tapping into the creative studio’s archive of limited-edition … Read more…

More than half the U.S. firms in Hong Kong are ‘very concerned’ about the new security law, survey shows

The American Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong surveyed 180 members on how China’s proposed national security law has affected their view of the city. International: Top News And Analysis SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX … Read more…

Trump announces China sanctions over Hong Kong, termination of WHO relationship

Trump announces China sanctions over Hong Kong, termination of WHO relationship. He did not mention the death of George Floyd during the White House event. ABC News: Top Stories SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal … Read more…

World leaders react to China’s controversial national security bill in Hong Kong

China on Thursday approved a controversial proposal to impose a security law for Hong Kong, reigniting concerns over the financial hub’s diminishing freedoms. International: Top News And Analysis SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription … Read more…

‘It’s a sad day’ for Hong Kong protesters, but analyst says new law probably won’t hurt investors

While China’s new proposed security law for Hong Kong is terrible news for pro-democracy activists, it’s unlikely to have a significant impact on foreign companies and investors, according to an U.S.-based risk consultancy. Asia News BEST DEAL UPDATE:

China will likely face U.S. sanctions over Hong Kong national security law, White House says

The U.S. government could impose sanctions against China, National Security Advisor Robert O’Brien said on Sunday in response to China’s announcement of new national security law in Hong Kong that would curtail the city’s autonomy and democracy. US Top News … Read more…