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Italy"s 5-Star Movement says to monitor closely Hong Kong"s bid for LSE

Italy's ruling 5-Star Movement will monitor closely a bid by Hong Kong Exchange for the London Stock Exchange to ensure it does not hurt Italian interests, it said on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 11th, 2019

Beijing Bars Student Activist Leader Joshua Wong From District Council Race

Beijing Bars Student Activist Leader Joshua Wong From District Council Race In the latest Beijing-backed crackdown on the Hong Kong pro-democracy movement and its leaders, many of whom have increasingly faced arrest .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 29th, 2019

Kering shares surge as Gucci shines despite Hong Kong protests

Kering led a luxury goods share rally on Friday after its star fashion label Gucci posted stronger-than-expected sales, demonstrating how some brands have so far managed to counter the hit from protests in Hong Kong......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 25th, 2019

3 reasons why Activision Blizzard punished an esports star for backing Hong Kong protesters

Antoine Antoniol/Getty Images Activision Blizzard stripped a "Hearthstone" champion of his prize money and slapped him with a yearlong ban from competitions after he voiced support for anti-government protests in Hong Kong......»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 14th, 2019

Apple is getting slammed by both Republicans and Democrats for pulling an app used by Hong Kong protesters to monitor police activity (AAPL)

Both Democrats and Republicans in Congress slammed Apple on Thursday for the company's decisi.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 10th, 2019

Apple pulls app used to track Hong Kong police movement

Apple Inc. has removed an app from its App Store that Hong Kong protesters used to track police movements. In a statement Wednesday, Apple said the HKmap.live app had been taken down beca.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 10th, 2019

Italy should consider special powers to protect bourse in HK bid on LSE: League

The Italian government should consider using its special powers to safeguard the country's stock exchange in case a bid from Hong Kong Exchange on the London Stock Exchange goes through, a League party's lawmaker said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 11th, 2019

Global Markets Soar As Tensions Ease From Hong Kong To Italy And London

Just one day after stocks tumbled on concerns of an imminent economic recession when the US Manufacturing ISM tumbled below 50 for the first ti.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 4th, 2019

Hong Kong workers and students join strike in anti-government protest movement

Disruptions continued Monday as people continued to take to the streets, impeding commuters on their way to work......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 2nd, 2019

Asian stocks mixed ahead of Fed chairman"s speech

Asian stock markets were mixed on Friday after Wall Street declined ahead of a closely watched speech by the U.S. Federal Reserve chairman. Market benchmarks in Shanghai, Tokyo and Australia rose while Hong Kong declined......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 23rd, 2019

Twitter discloses "coordinated account activity" focused on ongoing protest movement in Hong Kong

This is a Real-time headline. These are breaking news, delivered the minute it happens, delivered ticker-tape style. Visit www.marketwatch.com or the quote page for more information about this breaking news......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 19th, 2019

Markets jolted by Hong Kong unrest, Argentine peso crash

Shares fell on Tuesday, as negative news from around the globe including Italy and Argentina's political uncertainty and persistent unrest in Hong Kong, compelled investors to take refuge in safe harbors like bonds and gold. David Pollard reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersAug 13th, 2019

"There"s No End In Sight": Hong Kong Protests Spark Comparisons To France"s Yellow Vest Movement

Similarities are starting to be drawn between Hong Kong's mass rallies and France's Yellow Vest movement: .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 26th, 2019

Hong Kong opposition movement largely without leaders

The largely youth-driven movement challenging Hong Kong's government over an unpopular extradition bill is a coalition operating without a clear leadership structure......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 17th, 2019

Asian shares wobble amid trade, geopolitical tensions; focus on Fed meeting

Asian shares wobbled near one-week lows on Monday as investors turned cautious ahead of a closely-watched Federal Reserve meeting, while political tensions in the Middle East and Hong Kong kept risk appetite in check......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 17th, 2019

Asian shares edge up, trade, geopolitical tensions cap gains; focus on Fed meeting

Asian stocks inched higher on Monday, with a rebound in the Hong Kong market helping the mood, as investors remained cautious ahead of a closely-watched Federal Reserve meeting......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 17th, 2019

Asian shares wobble on trade, political tensions; focus turns to Fed meet

Asian shares got off to a shaky start on Monday as investors were cautious ahead of a closely-watched Federal Reserve meeting, while political tensions in the Middle East and Hong Kong kept risk-appetite in check......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 16th, 2019

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) awaiting Fed meeting

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) awaiting Fed meeting Shares in Asia mostly traded lower on Tuesday afternoon, ahead of a closely watched meeting by the U.S. Federal Reserve set to kick off later in the day stateside. Mainlan.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsMar 19th, 2019

Italy Courting China Is A Masterstroke Of Chaos

Authored by Tom Luongo, Next week’s visit to Italy by Chinese Premier Xi Jinping has nearly everyone jittery. The recent announcement by Five Star Movement Leader Luigi Di Maio .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 17th, 2019

We partied at the exclusive, sexy Hong Kong party with the art world’s elite on a 62,000-square-foot floating restaurant — here’s what it was like

Courtesy of LACMA At Art Basel Hong Kong this year, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art held an exclusive, star-studded party to celebrate its presence at the premier art fair in Asia. The event was held at Hong Kong's Jumbo Kingdo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 14th, 2018

Pretty Little Liars" star Shay Mitchell responds to everyone who thinks she faked her vacation in Hong Kong: "I was here"

Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images Shay Mitchell has been apparently posting photo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 11th, 2018