Hong Kong reimposes social distancing as coronavirus cases spike

Asia Pacific Jul 13, 2020

Hong Kong reimposes social distancing as coronavirus cases spike

Hong Kong reimposed social distancing measures on Monday to combat a sudden spike in coronavirus infections, banning more than four people from gathering in public, shuttering some businesses and restricting restaurants from catering to evening diners. The finance hub was one of the first places ...

Leading Hong Kong activists charged for Tiananmen vigil gathering

Asia Pacific Jul 13, 2020

Leading Hong Kong activists charged for Tiananmen vigil gathering

Thirteen prominent Hong Kong democracy activists appeared in court Monday, charged with holding an unauthorized gathering to mark the Tiananmen Square crackdown, the latest in a string of prosecutions against protest leaders in the restless financial hub. Last month tens of thousands of Hong Kongers ...