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China's auto sales sink in July, extending yearlong decline

Aug 13, 2019

China's auto sales sink 3.9% in July from a year earlier, extending a year-long contraction in the industry's biggest global market

Asian stocks follow Wall Street lower on trade war jitters

Aug 13, 2019

Asian stocks follow Wall Street lower amid anxiety U.S.-Chinese trade war will cut global growth

Hong Kong airport shuts down amid pro-democracy protest

Aug 12, 2019

One of the world's busiest airports canceled all flights after thousands of pro-democracy demonstrators crowded into Hong Kong's main terminal, while the central government in Beijing ominously characterized the protests as approaching "terrorism"

The Latest: Cathay chief warns employees over HK protests

Aug 12, 2019

The chief executive of Hong Kong's Cathay Pacific Airways says there will be "disciplinary consequences" for employees involved in "illegal protests"

Tear gas fired in Hong Kong with no end in sight to protests

Aug 11, 2019

Police have fired tear gas inside a train station and in several other Hong Kong neighborhoods where protesters occupied roads in another weekend of anti-government demonstrations

As protesters scatter, Hong Kong residents take their place

Aug 11, 2019

Hong Kong police fire tear gas at protesters after two marches go ahead in defiance of official ban

China issues top warning for strong typhoon nearing coast

Aug 9, 2019

China issued its top warning for coastal Zhejiang province ahead of a strong typhoon now passing northeast of Taiwan

Hong Kong reassures visitors amid protests, travel warnings

Aug 9, 2019

Hong Kong is seeking to reassure visitors to the city after several countries issued travel safety warnings related to ongoing prod-democracy protests

US urges increased caution for Americans visiting Hong Kong

Aug 8, 2019

The U.S. government has stepped up its warnings to travelers to Hong Kong because of increasing violence surrounding pro-democracy protests

China warns Hong Kong facing biggest crisis since handover

Aug 7, 2019

The Chinese official responsible for Hong Kong says the territory is facing its "most severe situation" since the handover from British rule in 1997

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