Hong Kong(Search results - 59)
World NewsJul 6, 2021, 7:07 PM IST
Hong Kong sees 'ideologies' as risks to national security; 6 more held under strict Chinese law
Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam has urged parents, teachers and religious leaders to observe the behaviours of teenagers and report those who break the law to the authorities.
World NewsJun 29, 2021, 12:59 PM IST
Hong Kong to ban passenger flights from UK to curb virus
On Monday, the Hong Kong administration passed a statement that said that the UK had been classified as extremely high risk because of the recent rebound of the epidemic situation in the UK and the widespread delta variant virus strain there.
Weird NewsJun 24, 2021, 7:57 PM IST
Biggest Rubik’s Cube displayed in Hong Kong sets new Guinness World Record; watch the video
A video of the world’s biggest Rubik’s Cube being displayed in Hong Kong has gone viral.
World NewsJun 24, 2021, 11:41 AM IST
Hong Kong's pro-democracy paper Apple Daily forced to shut down, last edition sold out as free-press era ends
In a blow to media freedom, Apple Daily - Hong Kong’s largest pro-democracy paper - has announced its closure.
BusinessMay 24, 2021, 5:21 PM IST
Market cap of BSE firms hits record $3 trillion
The only other countries with a stock market capitalization of more than $3 trillion are the US, UK, China, Hong Kong, Japan, France and Canada.
Top StoriesApr 23, 2021, 10:48 AM IST
Canada and UAE restrict flights from India as COVID cases surge
Several other countries including Singapore, Hong Kong and New Zealand have placed some or complete restriction on the arrival of passengers from India which reported the world's highest daily tally of nearly 3.15 lakh cases.
Top StoriesApr 19, 2021, 10:05 AM IST
Hong Kong suspends flights connecting India for 2 weeks
Hong Kong government has imposed similar restrictions on flights originating from Pakistan as well as the Philippines.
ChinaJan 23, 2021, 2:09 PM IST
Hong Kong orders strict lockdown for 48 hours, thousands to stay indoors
The government will lift the lockdown declaration only when it is satisfied everyone in the area has been tested.
World NewsJan 15, 2021, 10:13 AM IST
Xiaomi, Chinese oil major among 10 firms blacklisted by the US
The Donald Trump administration has blacklisted 10 more Chinese firms, including the world’s third-largest smartphone maker Xiaomi, for alleged links with the Chinese companies.
LifestyleDec 4, 2020, 3:55 PM IST
20 star hotels "verified" healthy to check in
The Covid-19 pandemic took a toll on the travel and tourism industry. As the world recovers slowly from the pandemic, hotels across the world have felt the need to restore confidence among guests. In this endeavour, digital health company Sharecar and Forbes Travel Guide -- the global authority on genuine Five-Star service -- announced the first hotels in the world to successfully become Sharecare Health Security Verified. Here's the list of Hotels
WORLDSep 25, 2020, 4:57 PM IST
Coronavirus: Hong Kong Disneyland reopens for second time as city again reports near-zero COVID-19 cases
Hong Kong Disneyland reopened on Friday with social distancing measures for lines, restaurant seating, rides and other facilities, along with more frequent cleaning and disinfecting of areas with the most visitors.
WORLDAug 31, 2020, 11:00 AM IST
Coronavirus: Nearly 500k register for free universal COVID-19 tests in Hong Kong
Hong Kong launched the programme in an effort to track down paths of infection that have consistently added to case numbers despite strict social distancing and other measures imposed
WORLDAug 26, 2020, 9:17 AM IST
US, China reaffirm commitment to phase 1 trade deal through phone call
The call was originally expected on August 15, six months after the trade deal was launched. Washington and Beijing have traded sanctions and barbs over a growing list of issues including a new national security law imposed on Hong Kong.
WORLDAug 25, 2020, 10:11 AM IST
Coronavirus: Researchers find first ‘proven’ case of COVID-19 reinfection in Hong Kong
Researchers at the University of Hong Kong have recorded what they said was the first genetically proven case of COVID-19 reinfection, four and a half months after the patient originally caught the virus.