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Civil servants join Hong Kong protests as Beijing accuses US

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong civil servants and supporters crowded into a public park Friday to join a pro-democracy movement that China’s top diplomat accused Western nations of provoking. ...

Hong Kong Airlines staff to join city-wide strike on Aug. 5

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As protests continue into the ninth week in Hong Kong, some civil servants have called for a three day city-wide strike next week, starting Monday (Aug. 5). Reports on Aug...

Trump demurs on China-Hong Kong strife 'They don't need advice'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On Thursday (Aug. 1) U.S. President Donald Trump was asked about the social instability in Hong Kong following strong suggestions from China’s media that Beijing may...

China's HKMAO office holds rare press conference over Hong Kong chaos

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On Monday (July 29), after eight weeks of protests in Hong Kong, the Hong Kong and Macau Affairs Office (HKMAO) in Beijing held a rare press conference to address the trou...

Anti-China extradition Lennon Wall appears in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Lennon Wall with messages in favor of Hong Kong’s protests against the controversial extradition law appeared in Taipei for two hours on Friday evening (July 26). ...

Chinese spammers suffer Hong Kong hack attack and personal data leak

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Chinese netizens on Di Bar (帝吧), a subforum in Baidu Tieba (百度貼吧), have been calling for spam attacks on the Hong Kong forum LIHKG (連登) but saw instead their personal info...

Video shows pro-China lawmaker Junius Ho call activist 'scum,' storm off set

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Firebrand pro-Beijing lawmaker Junius Ho stormed off the set of a Hong Kong TV show today after demanding a ban on the ongoing Hong Kong protests and calling his fellow lawmake...

Anti-extradition mooncakes create sensation in Hong Kong

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Traditional Chinese pastry mooncakes are being made and sold in support of Hong Kong’s anti-extradition bill movement, which has involved violent clashes between pol...

Hong Kong protesters target mainland Chinese traders

HONG KONG (AP) — Several thousand people marched in Hong Kong on Saturday against traders from mainland China in what is fast becoming a summer of unrest in the semi-autonomous Chinese territory...

China’s People’s Liberation Army conducts drills near Hong Kong

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Following massive protests against plans for an extradition bill, China’s People’s Liberation Army (PLA) announced joint land, air and sea exercises had taken ...

Hong Kong activist Denise Ho attends Golden Melody Awards in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Hong Kong activist and singer Denise Ho (何韻詩) appeared on the red carpet at the Golden Melody Awards in Taipei Saturday (June 29) night as the protests against the extradi...

'Hongkonger' identity at highest since 1997

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The proportion of Cantonese-speaking Hong Kong residents identifying themselves as “Hongkongers” has hit an all-time high, while the percentage identifying as ...