Hong Kong democracy activists Agnes Chow and Joshua Wong have been jailed for 10 and 13.5 months respectively for their roles in an unauthorized protest last year.
Myanmar continues to attract foreign investment from Europe and Hong Kong, despite the impact of COVID-19, which continues to hit exporters.
With its economy rebounding from COVID-19, China appears set on integrating Hong Kong economically via its Greater Bay Area project including Macau, analysts say.
This week Chinese firms won numerous solar project contracts across Myanmar and a Singaporean finance firm ditched the new city project in Karen State.
Hong Kong police cracked down on a rally by anti-government protesters staged to coincide with China’s National Day on Thursday; dozens were arrested.
A court in Hong Kong has indicted activist Joshua Wong for violating an anti-mask law last year; he accuses the government of trying to curtail his political activities.
Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong was arrested Thursday for demonstrating last year against a law that aimed to prevent pro-democracy protesters from concealing their faces.
A court in Hong Kong has indicted 26 pro-democracy activists for their involvement in an event to mark the anniversary of China’s 1989 massacre of student protesters.
Hong Kong’s security chief said the island won’t intervene in the cases of 12 residents who fled by boat and were detained by China, which has labeled them separatists.
Hong Kong police arrested at least 289 people on Sunday for unlawful assembly at a protest to mark the original date of the territory’s delayed legislative election.
Hong Kong’s pro-Beijing Chief Executive Carrie Lam has dismissed criticism of China’s coronavirus testing program as politically motivated.
Speaking a day after his release, Hong Kong publisher Jimmy Lai said he didn’t expect to be detained under a new security law so soon, and vowed to fight for democracy.
Hong Kong democracy activist Agnes Chow and publisher Jimmy Lai were released one day after their arrests under the region’s new security law.
Following Australia, Canada and Britain, New Zealand has suspended its extradition treaty with Hong Kong in the wake of Beijing’s new security law for the territory.
After several years of seeming to tilt toward China, how will Myanmar react to the US’s new assertiveness in Southeast Asia?