First Gun Shot Is Fired as New Weapons Enter Hong Kong Protests

First Gun Shot Is Fired as New Weapons Enter Hong Kong Protests

Police fired water cannon and tear gas in running battles with brick-throwing anti-government protesters in Hong Kong on Sunday, the second day of violent clashes in the Chinese-ruled city. The protesters, many in masks and wearing black, threw several petrol bombs, some taking off down narrow side streets in the pouring rain. Water cannon have […]

Hong Kong Government Ignores Protests Yet Hopes For Peace

Hong Kong Government Ignores Protests Yet Hopes For Peace

Hong Kong’s embattled leader Carrie Lam yesterday said she hoped ‘calm will prevail after a massive weekend march passed without clashes between police and demonstrators, but again refused to give ground to protester demands. Hundreds of thousands of people marched through the heart of the city on Sunday in a show of peaceful protest after escalating […]

Hong Kong’s Violent Protest Escalation Timeline

Hong Kong’s Violent Protest Escalation Timeline

Beijing, August 18: Anti-China forces in the West have colluded with local anti-China elements to cause the prolonged unrest in Hong Kong, the Chinese official news agency Xinhua says in a detailed report. ‘Foreign nationals were seen meeting and talking with radical protesters. Recently, leaders of “Hong Kong independence” groups secretly met with officials of […]

Rap Video Featuring Hong Kong’s Pro-Democracy Movement

Rap Video Featuring Hong Kong’s Pro-Democracy Movement

“Get those foreign agents outta town”, roars a music video by a patriotic Chinese rap group, one of a slew of creative efforts by Beijing attacking Hong Kong’s pro-democracy movement as violent and spurred on by overseas governments. The rap video, overlaid with clips of protesters clashing with police and breaking into Hong Kong’s legislative […]

Why Hong Kong Matters

Why Hong Kong Matters

China’s economy has grown to dwarf Hong Kong’s since 1997, but the mainland remains deeply dependent on the crisis-stricken city as its primary economic gateway to the world. The global financial hub has been shaken by 10 weeks of pro-democracy protests which could have an impact worse than the 2008 global economic crisis, Hong Kong […]

 Li Ka-shing’s HK Skyscraper Sold for Record HK$40.2-B

 Li Ka-shing’s HK Skyscraper Sold for Record HK$40.2-B

 Li Ka-shing’s HK Skyscraper Sold for Record HK$40.2-B The landmark building owned by Hong Kong’s richest man Li Ka-shing has been sold to a consortium led by a Chinese energy firm. A landmark building owned by Hong Kong’s richest man Li Ka-shing, 89 anni, has sold for a record price a report said last week, […]

Hermes Birkin Handbag Hammers for $380,000 at Christie’s HK

Hermes Birkin Handbag Hammers for $380,000 at Christie’s HK

Hermes Birkin Handbag Hammers for $380,000 at Christie’s HK Christie’s announced a luxury handbag has shattered the world auction record in Hong Kong. The UK auction house did not identify the buyer of the matte White Crocodile skin Hermes Birkin bag with 18 karat Gold and Diamond hardware at Wednesday’s sale.  It fetched 2.94-M Hong […]

CNOOC Ltd (HKG:0883) Commissioned MAN Diesel

CNOOC Ltd (HKG:0883) Commissioned MAN Diesel

CNOOC Ltd (HKG:0883) Commissioned MAN Diesel CNOOC Ltd (NYSE:CEO) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued on Tuesday, May 2nd. According to Zacks, “Cnooc Limited is a company that engages primarily in the exploration, development and production of crude oil and natural gas […]

HK Health Department Investigating Imported Case of Zika Virus Infection

HK Health Department Investigating Imported Case of Zika Virus Infection

HK Health Department Investigating Imported Case of Zika Virus Infection The Center for Health Protection (CHP) of Hong Kong is investigating an imported case of Zika virus infection, in which a young woman who has been to South American countries got infected, the health department of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) said last […]

Goldie (NYSE:GS) Missed China Rally, Now Overweighting Chinese Stocks

Goldie (NYSE:GS) Missed China Rally, Now Overweighting Chinese Stocks

Goldie (NYSE:GS) Missed China Rally, Now Overweighting Chinese Stocks $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX Goldman Sachs Group (NYSE:GS) is joining the rush on Chinese shares, becoming the latest major brokerage to upgrade the market thanks to mounting evidence of strength in the largest Asian economy. The bank’s strategists are now overweight Chinese stocks, with their 12-month […]

Halcon Resources Corp(NYSE:HK) Trending Above Average

Halcon Resources Corp(NYSE:HK) Trending Above Average

Halcon Resources Corp(NYSE:HK) Trending Above Average Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. Short term: Prices are moving. Intermediate term: Prices are trending. The projected upper bound is: 12.05. The projected lower bound is: 8.97. The projected closing price is: 10.51. Candlesticks A white body occurred (because prices closed higher than they opened). During the […]