Hong Kong

Singapore Ousts Hong Kong as APAC’s Costliest City for a Home

A heavy influx of immigrants and a trend among young professionals to move out of multi-generational family homes were key…

4 hours ago

US Consultancy Firm in China Worked on Xinjiang Before Raids

Industry insiders say Chinese security officials issued explicit warnings in recent years on areas to avoid in corporate investigations, and…

2 weeks ago

Hong Kong Banks on Lavish Parties to Woo China Crypto Firms

The city is set to host 100 crypto-related conferences and lavish parties through April, with backing from top government officials,…

2 months ago

China Pushes Hong Kong Elite to Give up Western Passports – FT

China refused to give at least one Hong Kong delegate a parliamentary seat because they held a foreign document, the…

3 months ago

Hong Kong’s Soaring Deficit Piles Pressure on Upcoming Budget

The financial hub's government spent in excess of $76 billion fighting the spread of Covid-19 and providing economic relief to…

3 months ago

US Broke Trade Rules With Hong Kong Label Demand, WTO Says

The United States said it strongly rejected the "flawed" interpretation and conclusions of the panel and that it had not…

5 months ago

Hong Kong Threatens to Boycott Google Over Anthem Row – SCMP

“I think as an internationally leading search engine, isn’t your first responsibility providing correct information?” Hong Kong's Deputy Chief Secretary…

5 months ago

Hong Kong Economy Shrinks Again With More Gloom to Come

The Asian financial hub’s economy contracted for the third straight quarter with leaders worried about the ‘markedly deteriorating external environment'

7 months ago

Hong Kong Bids to Restore Global Reputation With Key Summit

Critics have claimed a talent crunch and geopolitical tensions have impacted Hong Kong’s international status

7 months ago

Hong Kong Suggests Expanding Crypto Trade to Retail Market

The government will also review property rights for tokenised assets and explore legalising so-called smart contracts

7 months ago

Hong Kong Traders Banking on Congress Reboot For IPOs

Relentless Covid lockdowns have been blamed for denting investors’ appetite for Chinese assets with HK IPO issues falling to 9-year…

8 months ago

China Evergrande Selling Hong Kong Office at a Loss – FT

The real estate group, struggling under about $300 billion of debt, bought the Wan Chai tower for HK$12.5 billion ($1.6…

10 months ago