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Hong Kong's second-quarter GDP growth seen firmer, but trade war, protests to bite

31 Jul 2019

HONG KONG Hong Kong's economic growth is expected to have picked up in the second quarter, analysts say, but the outlook is being clouded by the protracted Sino-U.S. trade war and spiralling social unrest.

'We may lose Christmas': escalating Hong Kong protests taking bigger toll on shops, economy

31 Jul 2019

HONG KONG Months of increasingly violent protests in Hong Kong are taking a growing toll on the city's economy, weighing on confidence and scaring away tourists from one of the world's most vibrant shopping destinations.

Hongkonger Geschäftsleute bangen wegen Protesten um ihre Umsätze

30 Jul 2019

Hongkong Die anhaltenden Proteste gegen die pro-chinesische Regierung in Hongkong schlagen den Geschäftsleuten zunehmend ins Kontor.

"We may lose Christmas": escalating Hong Kong protests taking bigger toll on shops, economy

30 Jul 2019

HONG KONG, July 30 Months of increasingly violent protests in Hong Kong are taking a growing toll on the city's economy, weighing on confidence and scaring away tourists from one of the world's most vibrant shopping destinations.

World News

Hong Kong reopens after violent weekend of clashes and protests

Hong Kong's businesses and underground rail stations re-opened as usual on Monday morning, after a chaotic Sunday that saw police fire water cannon, tear gas and rubber bullets at protesters who blocked roads and threw petrol bombs outside government headquarters.