Gulf Times - Hong-Kong
Hong Kong police make arrests as small flashmob protests erupt

Hong Kong police make arrests as small flashmob protests erupt

Hong Kong riot police spent much of Sunday afternoon skirmishing with small groups of masked pro-democracy protesters who held flashmob gatherings in multiple locations ...

Petrol bombs thrown in Hong Kong metro, no one injured: govt

Petrol bombs thrown in Hong Kong metro, no one injured: govt

Petrol bombs were thrown inside a Hong Kong metro station on Saturday but no one was injured, the government said, as pro-democracy protesters again took to the streets angry ...

Hundreds take to Hong Kong streets ahead of weekend protests

Hundreds take to Hong Kong streets ahead of weekend protests

Hundreds of mask-wearing pro-democracy protesters marched through Hong Kong's central business district on Friday, occupying a main thoroughfare and disrupting traffic

Hundreds of black-clad activists chant ‘Liberate Hong Kong’ outside High Court

Hundreds of black-clad activists chant ‘Liberate Hong Kong’ outside High Court

Hundreds of black clad pro-democracy demonstrators outside Hong Kong's High Court on Wednesday chanted ‘Liberate Hong Kong, revolution of our times’, as a leading activist appeared to appeal a six-year jail sentence ...

China accuses Apple of aiding Hong Kong protests through 'toxic apps'

China accuses Apple of aiding Hong Kong protests through 'toxic apps'

Apple is the latest in a series of foreign companies and organizations to have come under fire in China for their alleged support of Hong Kong protesters.

Hong Kong lashed by fresh violence as thousands defy mask ban

Hong Kong lashed by fresh violence as thousands defy mask ban

Hong Kong was rocked by fresh violence Sunday as tens of thousands hit the streets to defy a ban on face masks, sparking clashes with police, street fights and vandalism across the strife-torn city.

Hong Kong leader invokes emergency powers to ban protester face masks

Hong Kong leader invokes emergency powers to ban protester face masks

Hong Kong's leader invoked colonial-era emergency powers Friday to ban protesters wearing face masks, but the move aimed at quelling months of unrest sparked immediate fresh rallies and vows to defy the new law.

Hong Kong police fire live round in clashes on China National Day

Hong Kong police fire live round in clashes on China National Day

An 18-year-old student was critically injured after Hong Kong police fired a live round into a group during mass anti-government protests taking place on China's National Day.

Dozens arrested at Hong Kong protests amid high police presence

Dozens arrested at Hong Kong protests amid high police presence

Hong Kong police arrested dozens at a mass rally on Sunday, using water cannon, tear gas and pepper spray against protesters.

QNB Group receives approval to open a branch in Hong Kong

QNB Group receives approval to open a branch in Hong Kong

QNB Group has announced that it obtained the regulatory approvals from Hong Kong Monetary Authority to open a branch in Hong Kong, one of the world’s global financial hubs.

Clashes as Hong Kong marks five years since 'Umbrella' protests

Clashes as Hong Kong marks five years since 'Umbrella' protests

Renewed clashes broke out in Hong Kong Saturday night as police used water cannon and tear gas to disperse hardcore protesters hurling Molotovs and bricks after tens of thousands rallied peacefully in a nearby park.

Hong Kong leader endures barrage of anger at town hall meeting

Hong Kong leader endures barrage of anger at town hall meeting

Hong Kong's embattled leader endured a barrage of criticism at a town hall meeting Thursday night that laid bare anger coursing through the city after months of huge, sometimes violent pro-democracy protests.