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Marius Zaharia

Investors keep their faith in Hong Kong markets despite protests

03 Oct 2019

HONG KONG As anti-government protesters fought pitched battles with police in Hong Kong streets last week, a group of bankers in another part of the city were busy taking in billions for the public float of the Asia unit of the world's largest brewer.

Hong Kong protesters hurl petrol bombs at government buildings in latest wave of unrest

15 Sep 2019

HONG KONG Hong Kong police fired water cannon and volleys of tear gas to disperse protesters throwing petrol bombs at government buildings on Sunday, as months of sometimes violent demonstrations showed no sign of letting up. | Video

Hong Kong police break up protests as summer of discontent shows no sign of let-up

06 Sep 2019

HONG KONG Hong Kong police fired rubber bullets and tear gas on Friday to clear renewed protests outside a subway station on the densely populated Kowloon peninsula, the latest clashes in 14 weeks of sometimes violent anti-government unrest. | Video

Hong Kong neighbourhoods echo with late night cries for freedom

02 Sep 2019

HONG KONG Every night at 10 p.m., Hong Kong neighbourhoods and university dorms echo with pro-democracy and anti-government chants, the latest form of protest in the Chinese-ruled city where a civil disobedience movement has been going on for more than 12 weeks.

'Now or never': Hong Kong protesters say they have nothing to lose

28 Aug 2019

HONG KONG Exasperated with the government's unflinching attitude to escalating civil unrest, Jason Tse quit his job in Australia and jumped on a plane to join what he believes is a do-or-die fight for Hong Kong's future.

Frontline protesters make case for violence in Hong Kong protests

22 Aug 2019

HONG KONG Pun sees himself as a peaceful, middle-class Hong Kong student. Yet since the beginning of June, he has been building barricades and throwing bricks at police, risking his own liberty to fight, as he sees it, for the city's freedoms.

Frontline protesters make case for violence in Hong Kong protests

22 Aug 2019

HONG KONG Pun sees himself as a peaceful, middle-class Hong Kong student. Yet since the beginning of June, he has been building barricades and throwing bricks at police, risking his own liberty to fight, as he sees it, for the city's freedoms.

Hong Kong protesters throng streets peacefully in pouring rain

19 Aug 2019

HONG KONG Hundreds of thousands of anti-government protesters rallied peacefully in Hong Kong on Sunday, filling major thoroughfares under torrential downpours in the eleventh week of what have been often violent demonstrations in the Asian financial hub. | Video

UPDATE 2-Hong Kongers stage more anti-government protests, braving storms

17 Aug 2019

* Confrontational edge emerges in late afternoon (Adds fresh quotes and details from afternoon protests)

UPDATE 9-Hong Kong protesters offer apologies, China doubles down after airport clash

15 Aug 2019

* Police fire tear gas at fresh demonstrations (Adds U.S. official on paramilitary movements, details)

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