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Lam courts Davos elite with dim sum, as Hong Kong scrambles to contain virus

24 Jan 2020

DAVOS, Switzerland With dim sum, cocktails and gold chocolate coins, Hong Kong wrapped up its Davos charm offensive confident the financial hub is back on track, even as officials fly home to tackle a deadly flu-like virus.

Hong Kong leader Lam insists to stay on to tackle crises

22 Jan 2020

DAVOS, Switzerland A confident Carrie Lam said on Wednesday that Hong Kong had several crises to manage, but insisted she was staying on as the Chinese-ruled city's leader, dismissing calls to step down.

Hong Kong's Lam says city vigilant over coronavirus

22 Jan 2020

DAVOS, Switzerland Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Wednesday that the government had been very vigilant over the coronavirus, adding that the rapid flow of people across the border made the city highly vulnerable to the outbreak.

Hong Kong on high alert to tackle coronavirus outbreak

22 Jan 2020

DAVOS, Switzerland Hong Kong's government is on high alert to deal with a new flu-like coronavirus that has killed nine people in mainland China, the city's commerce secretary, Edward Yau, said on Wednesday.

Hong Kong on high alert to tackle coronavirus outbreak

22 Jan 2020

DAVOS, Switzerland Hong Kong's government is on high alert to deal with a new flu-like coronavirus that has killed nine people in mainland China, the city's commerce secretary, Edward Yau, said on Wednesday.

Lam launches Hong Kong charm drive as protests persist

21 Jan 2020

HONG KONG Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam sought on Tuesday to convince global business and political leaders at the World Economic Forum in Davos that the Asian financial hub is open for business.

Hong Kong's Lam in Davos charm drive as protests persist

21 Jan 2020

HONG KONG For Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam the World Economic Forum in Davos is a chance to convince global business and political leaders that the Asian financial hub is back on track.

DAVOS-Hong Kong leader in Davos charm offensive as protests persist

21 Jan 2020

HONG KONG, Jan 21 For Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam this week's World Economic Forum in Davos is a chance to convince global business and political leaders that the Asian financial hub is back on track.

Hong Kong exchange chief warns of economic 'devastation' from protests

09 Jan 2020

HONG KONG The "depth of the devastation" inflicted on Hong Kong's economy by more than six months of anti-government protests will be seen in the coming weeks, the chief of the city's stock exchange operator said on Thursday.

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