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Anheuser-Busch InBev cancels planned listing in Hong Kong

14 July 2019, 2:41 PM

The company that makes Stella Artois and Budweiser has scrapped its planned listing in Hong Kong, cancelling what would have been the world’s largest initial public offering this year.

Hong Kong protesters resume chorus of opposition to extradition bill

14 July 2019, 11:22 AM

Thousands rallied in Hong Kong for a second day on Sunday, in an area popular with mainland Chinese shoppers, as deep-seated anger and frustration at the government’s handling of an extradition bill refuses to dissipate.

Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam attends a news conference in Hong Kong.

Hong Kong leader Lam says China extradition bill ‘dead’

9 July 2019, 5:15 AM

The mass protests were sparked by a now-suspended law that would have allowed extraditions to mainland China.

China and Britain wage war of words over Hong Kong

3 July 2019, 9:52 PM

China bluntly told Britain on Wednesday to “refrain from further interference” and London summoned Beijing’s ambassador for a dressing down in a rapidly-escalating diplomatic feud over Hong Kong.

People stand at a street barricade during a demonstration against a proposed extradition bill in Hong Kong.

Tense calm returns to Hong Kong after protests erupt into violence

2 July 2019, 9:02 AM

Debris including umbrellas, hard hats and water bottles were the few signs left of the mayhem that had engulfed parts of the Chinese-ruled city overnight after protesters stormed and ransacked the legislature.

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