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Central government closely following HK situation: spokesperson

The central government has been closely following the development of the situation in Hong Kong, a spokesperson said.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/29 15:27:15

HKSAR gov't strongly condemns radical protesters' violent acts, at least 49 arrested

The government of China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) on Monday strongly condemned the radical protesters who disregarded the law and order and violently breached the public peace since Sunday afternoon.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/29 14:36:21

Commissioner's office of China's foreign ministry in Hong Kong criticizes US congressman's remarks on Hong Kong police

A spokesperson of the Office of the Commissioner of China's Foreign Ministry in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) on Sunday deplored and firmly opposed the false remarks by a US congressman on Hong Kong police's handling of recent protests.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/29 10:58:47

Hong Kong police disperse illegal rallies

On another day of illegal rallies in Hong Kong, police fired tear gas to disperse protesters who repeatedly ignored warnings and engaged in a standoff near the liaison office of the central government in Hong Kong on Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/29 0:11:21

KMT nominates Han Kuo-yu as candidate for 2020 Taiwan leadership election

The Chinese Kuomintang (KMT) party Sunday approved the nomination of Kaohsiung Mayor Han Kuo-yu as the party's candidate for the 2020 Taiwan leadership election to be held next January.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/28 15:48:59

Macao unaffected by HK violence

Macao, another special administrative region (SAR) of China, is paying attention to the situation in its neighbor Hong Kong, and thanks to better integration and close ties with the mainland and the national security law, Macao is entirely different from Hong Kong's violent and unstable situation, Macao residents said.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/26 18:32:18

China warns US warship's transit through Taiwan Straits

Chinese official and experts slammed the transit of a US warship Wednesday through the Taiwan Straits, calling it a provocation timed to coincide with the release on the same day of China's new national defense white paper which identified the opposition and containment of "Taiwan independence" as part of the Chinese military's fundamental goal.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/25 16:55:39

Hong Kong Police reject protest plan

Despite a ban by the Hong Kong police on the planned Yuen Long protest on Saturday, opposition groups have not stopped spreading assembly information.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/25 22:13:40

HK legislators slam violence after grave damage, insult

Thirty-nine Hong Kong pro-establishment legislators issued a joint statement Tuesday, condemning radical forces for maliciously damaging the graves of a legislator's ancestors.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/24 12:13:40

HK police under unfair pressure

The Hong Kong police are bearing unprecedented pressure as violent protests in the city continue and the opposition forces denounce them by hyping gang attacks in Yuen Long, said a member of the Legislative Council (LegCo) of Hong Kong and a former secretary for security.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/24 19:43:40

Macao's visitor arrivals up 20.6 pct in first half of 2019

Visitor arrivals to Macao totaled 20.28 million in the first half this year, up by 20.6 percent year-on-year, the special administrative region (SAR)'s statistic service said recently.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/24 15:28:46

Cathay Pacific urged to clear stance on HK following trade union post

Industry analysts are urging Cathay Pacific, a Hong Kong carrier with UK background, to clarify its position and not to engage in political activities that violate the Basic Law of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR). The response came after a trade union representing its cabin crew said on Tuesday it is disappointed at the Hong Kong authority's handling of the extradition bill and is calling for a protest on Friday at Hong Kong International Airport.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/24 0:44:15

Yuen Long rejects exploitation of HK opposition

When some radical protesters confronted the police Sunday night after they besieged the Liaison Office of the Central People's Government in Hong Kong and tarnished the national emblem of China, about 20 kilometers northwest, some people in white clothes using bamboo sticks chased and beat people wearing black clothes at the Yuen Long Mass Transit Railway (MTR) station, which resulted in 45 injuries.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/23 23:53:40

How a 'peaceful' HK rally on Sunday turned into a riot

Chinese society strongly condemned the radical acts of rioters on Sunday as they intended to storm the liaison office of the central government in Hong Kong and defaced the national emblem of China, and Hong Kong chief vowed to chase down the criminals.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/22 15:08:39

Pocari Sweat parent company urges Hong Kong protesters not to break law

The parent company of sports drink Pocari Sweat called on Hong Kong protesters to cease radical behavior that might hurt the company's business prospects, a representative from the company told the Global Times on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/22 19:39:23

Europe blind to truth on HK

The Chinese Foreign Ministry slammed the European Parliament and the UK for interfering in China's domestic affairs in Hong Kong, as these foreign forces have demanded that the Special Administrative Region (SAR) pardon violent rioters and made disparaging comments about the "one country, two systems" policy.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/18 23:33:40

Mainland is HK's future

Western media is instigating the youth in Hong Kong to confront their motherland and inciting conflict between the special administrative region and the mainland by justifying their violent protests as "a movement to preserve Hong Kong's freedoms."
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/17 23:08:40

Silent majority stands up

The silent majority of Hong Kong residents have started to counter the violent protests by informing the police the suspect's photos and videos on social media networks, as the Hong Kong police have started to arrest suspects and investigate the cases.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/16 21:43:44