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Pro-establishment HK legislator Junius Ho stabbed

Pro-establishment HongKong legislator Junius Ho was attacked in Tuen Mun Wednesday morning and sent to the hospital: reports
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/6 9:27:21

HK residents call for external supervision over judges and magistrates

Hong Kong legal professionals and civil groups have called for local judges and magistrates to receive supervision from city residents who are disappointed at the court's alleged connivance and double standards over rioters in the past five months while Hong Kong police were risking their lives to bring rioters to justice.
Source: | 2019/11/6 2:40:40

HK police deny pushing protester off a parking garage

Hong Kong Police have denied a rumor that a student who fell one level in a parking garage was pushed by police, noting that police did not hinder the ensuing recovery operation.
Source: | 2019/11/6 2:08:25

Hong Kong civil servants need strict management and patriotic education: experts

Hong Kong Chief Secretary for Administration Matthew Cheung Kin-chung has confirmed that a rioter arrested last week is a local civil servant.
Source: | 2019/11/6 0:14:11

Guangdong to recruit civil servants from HK, Macao college grads

The government of Guangdong announced Tuesday that in 2020 for the first time the South China province will recruit civil servants from Hong Kong and Macao students who have studied at Chinese mainland universities.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/6 0:03:39

Xi meets HKSAR chief executive

President Xi Jinping on Monday met with Chief Executive of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) Carrie Lam, who is in Shanghai for the second China International Import Expo.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/11/5 6:56:09

Glorifying violence will only kill Hong Kong: police

Any continuation of violence was a "lose-lose" for Hong Kong, a spokesman of the Hong Kong police force said on late Monday afternoon in a Facebook live cast after a regular press briefing was called off following disruptions by some reporters.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/4 20:03:39

HK rioters arrested again after being released due to court errors

Hong Kong police detained five rioters for allegedly hiding explosives after they exited a court building following their earlier release from custody due to courtroom paperwork errors.
Source: | 2019/11/5 3:33:31

Chinese contestants boycott pro-HK riot entry at UK cake competition

Widespread discussion swept the Chinese internet Sunday after a British cake competition received an entry that showed its support for the Hong Kong riots.
Source: | 2019/11/4 1:04:28

Eminent businesswoman criticizes HK civil service

The Hong Kong civil service needs to reflect on its lack of ability to manage the current crisis, as some civil servants showed up in recent protests that have been heavily weighing on the city's future, said Annie Wu Suk-ching, an influential Hong Kong businesswoman.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/3 19:53:40

Carrie Lam to meet Vice Premier Han, discuss helping HK talent develop on mainland

Chaos and violence again descended on Hong Kong this weekend as the city's festering social unrest entered its 22nd week.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/3 23:18:40

Hong Kong needs to further strengthen innovation

Hong Kong people are excellent, the city has also attached more importance to innovation in recent years, but the conservative atmosphere is still obvious.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/3 22:24:32

Young rioters pushing HK into long-term economic recession: Wu of Maxim's

With brainwashed young demonstrators working against interest of their motherland, Hong Kong will experience economic downward pressure for at least three years due to the ongoing riots, warned Annie Wu Suk-ching, a predominant businesswoman speaking to the Global Times on Saturday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/2 22:19:02

Xinhua strongly condemns vandalizing of its Hong Kong office by rioters

A spokesperson for Xinhua News Agency on Saturday evening issued a statement expressing strong condemnation against the savage behaviors of rioters vandalizing and setting fire to its Asia-Pacific Regional Bureau office building in Hong Kong.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/11/3 0:07:13

HKEX chief firmly believes in “one country, two systems,” denies report

The head of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange on Friday denied media reports that he said the "one country, two systems" is flawed, stressing his firm belief in the principle, and that enacting the national security provision of Article 23 of the Basic Law is inseparable from universal suffrage.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/2 1:03:28

Central govt stresses full governance over Hong Kong

Thursday's communiqué of the just-concluded key meeting of the Communist Party of China (CPC) and Friday's press conference, which emphasized the need for better legislation and a law-enforcement mechanism in special administrative regions (SARs), are believed to send a strong signal that the central government will continue to exercise its comprehensive governance to safeguard national security in Hong Kong.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/2 0:28:39

China urges UK to face reality, stop interference in HK affairs

The Chinese Foreign Ministry has denounced the UK for making irresponsible remarks on Hong Kong affairs and interfering in China's internal affairs, after the UK's Foreign and Commonwealth Office issued a six-monthly report on Hong Kong.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/1 18:43:40

China denies suggesting China-US deal signing in Macao

Reports that China suggested it would hold a summit for heads of states in Macao, where a Phase One trade deal would be signed, are “purely speculative,” according to Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Geng Shuang at a press conference on Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/1 16:11:49