PNB scandal: ED to send LR to Hong Kong

(Photo: Rajesh Jadhav ) Mumbai: Taking the investigation into the multi-crore bank fraud case involving diamantaire Nirav Modi to the next stage, the (ED) will soon send letters rogatory (LR) to Hong Kong to ascertain the trail of funds raised by branches ... ( read original story ...)

Hong Kong stocks rebound on HSBC gains, China optimism

Hong Kong stocks rebounded in mid-Wednesday morning trade, clawing back some gains from Tuesday’s steep slide, buoyed by HSBC shares and expectations for inflows when mainland Chinese markets reopen on Thursday after the Lunar New Year holiday. ( read original story ...)

Hong Kong activist on trial over riots

Hong Kong's best-known independence activist went on trial on riot charges Wednesday over protests in 2016 which saw the city's worst violence for decades. Edward Leung, 26, the former leader of pro-independence party Hong Kong Indigenous, pleaded guilty ... ( read original story ...)