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Internationalized Autonomy: Re-Discovering the West’s Stake in Hong Kong
January 23, 2020

Internationalized Autonomy: Re-Discovering the West’s Stake in Hong Kong

By Brian C.H. Fong
Hong Kong’s autonomy is a complicated geopolitical issue involving great power competition.

Beijing’s New Man in Hong Kong
January 09, 2020

Beijing’s New Man in Hong Kong

By Eleanor Albert
Luo Huining is the new Liaison Office chief. Does that signal a new approach from Beijing toward the Hong Kong unrest?
As China Investigates Mysterious Illness, Hong Kong Steps up Response
January 08, 2020

As China Investigates Mysterious Illness, Hong Kong Steps up Response

By Associated Press
Though SARS has been ruled out, the scars of the 2002-2003 epidemic continue to linger in Hong Kong.

Hong Kong’s Looming 2047 Question
January 01, 2020

Hong Kong’s Looming 2047 Question

By Brian Wong
The protests that began in 2019 are actually centered on a date nearly 30 years into the future.

How Crime Gangs Prey on the Hong Kong Protests
December 25, 2019

How Crime Gangs Prey on the Hong Kong Protests

By Associated Press
Hong Kong has seen a robbery and burglary crime wave since mass anti-government demonstrations erupted in June.

A Tale of 2 SARs: Macau Handover Anniversary Is a Signal to Hong Kong
December 20, 2019

A Tale of 2 SARs: Macau Handover Anniversary Is a Signal to Hong Kong

By Shannon Tiezzi
Xi’s praise of Macau provides important clues as to what Beijing has planned for Hong Kong.

Hong Kong Activists Barred From Travel to Macau on Day of Xi Visit
December 19, 2019

Hong Kong Activists Barred From Travel to Macau on Day of Xi Visit

By Associated Press
On the 20th anniversary of Macau’s return to Chinese control, Beijing wants Hong Kong to learn from its fellow special administrative region.
Beijing Is Still Sticking by Carrie Lam
December 17, 2019

Beijing Is Still Sticking by Carrie Lam

By Shannon Tiezzi
China's top leaders, including Xi Jinping, signaled support for the embattled Hong Kong chief executive.

‘Buy Yellow, Eat Yellow’: The Economic Arm of Hong Kong’s Pro-Democracy Protests
December 13, 2019

‘Buy Yellow, Eat Yellow’: The Economic Arm of Hong Kong’s Pro-Democracy Protests

By Alexandra Chan
How Hong Kong’s rising “Yellow Economy” sustains its pro-democracy movement.

Hong Kong’s Leader Again Rejects Concessions After Massive Weekend Protest
December 10, 2019

Hong Kong’s Leader Again Rejects Concessions After Massive Weekend Protest

By Associated Press
Despite the largest march in months, Carrie Lam says she cannot accept the protesters’ remaining demands.

China and US Clash Over Xinjiang, Hong Kong Bills
December 05, 2019

China and US Clash Over Xinjiang, Hong Kong Bills

By Associated Press
As Congress targets China’s human rights violations, Beijing is furious over what it sees as U.S. interference.
Hong Kong’s Carrie Lam Fears Violence Is on Upswing Again
December 04, 2019

Hong Kong’s Carrie Lam Fears Violence Is on Upswing Again

By Associated Press
The chief executive says a new U.S. law and continuing violence will harm the economy.

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