China Summons British Official Over Hong Kong Remarks

"China has already summoned in an official from the British Embassy in Beijing, and lodged stern representations about Britain's recent series of wrong remarks and actions on this issue," Lu told a daily news briefing. "I must to stress here that Hong Kong ... ( read original story ...)

Olympic golf champ Rose to compete in Hong Kong Open

Rose is no stranger to Hong Kong Open, having won its title in 2015, just eight months before becoming the Olympic champion in Rio, reports Xinhua news agency. Widely recognised as one of the finest players of his generation, Rose won the US Open in 2013 ... ( read original story ...)

End of an era as Hong Kong stock trading floor prepares to close

Hong Kong's last remaining stock market floor traders are taking their final orders as the exchange prepares to shut its trading hall. The bourse's operator, Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing, said it will close the trading hall by the end of the month and ... ( read original story ...)

HONG KONG PRESS: News Headlines On Friday, October 20

HONG KONG (Oct 20) -- Here's a roundup of local news: *Sinochem taps banks for Hong Kong IPO of oil assets: sources China's Sinochem Group has tapped three banks, including Morgan Stanley, to work on the possible Hong Kong listing of its key oil assets, as ... ( read original story ...)

Severe Typhoon Hato hits Hong Kong

Thousands of people were evacuated Tuesday in parts of south China in preparation for the typhoon's arrival, the official Xinhua news agency said. In Hong Kong, the storm sent metres-high waves crashing into shorelines with flooding knee deep in some areas. ( read original story ...)