Appeal board upholds police ban on July 1 march

The Appeal Board on Public Meetings and Processions on Tuesday upheld a police ban on a march on July 1, citing infection risks posed by Covid-19. The League of Social Democrats, Tin Shui Wai Connection and Save Lantau Alliance wanted to march from Victoria Park to the government’s headquarters in...

Police ban July 1 march, cite grave threats to public

The police have banned three groups from staging a march on July 1, citing risks posed by the pandemic. The League of Social Democrats, Tin Shui Wai Connection and Save Lantau Alliance wanted to march from Victoria Park to the government’s headquarters in Admiralty. But the police have refused permission...

Groups apply to hold July 1 pro-democracy rally

Three groups have sought police approval to stage a march on the July 1 handover anniversary. Representatives from Tin Shui Wai Connection, Save Lantau Alliance and League of Social Democrats met with police on Saturday to discuss their proposal. The three groups said the force had asked how they would...

Protest marks National Security Education Day

2021-04-15 HKT 09:53" title="The protest group march through Wan Chai, flanked by police officers. Photo: RTHK"> The protest group march through Wan Chai, flanked by police officers. Photo: RTHK Four pro-democracy activists staged a march through Wan Chai on Thursday morning, demanding universal suffrage for the entire country, as Hong...

HKEX Enhances Product Offering with Bilibili Debut

Bilibili Futures and Options to be introduced on 29 March Bilibili shares to be included in Designated Securities Eligible for Short Selling on 29 March Issuers can list derivative warrants on Bilibili shares on 29 March   Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (HKEX) is pleased to announce today (Wednesday) that...

HKEX Enhances Product Offering with Baidu Debut

Baidu Futures and Options to be introduced on 23 March Baidu shares to be included in Designated Securities Eligible for Short Selling on 23 March Issuers can list derivative warrants on Baidu shares on 24 March   Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (HKEX) is pleased to announce today (Friday) that...

Up to 4m doses of new vaccine in frame for US

A healthcare worker receives a Johnson and Johnson COVID-19 vaccine at a hospital in Khayelitsha, Cape Town, South Africa, Feb 17, 2021. (NARDUS ENGELBRECHT / AP) The administration of US President Joe Biden is planning to get up to 4 million doses of a coronavirus vaccine from Johnson & Johnson...

Contact-tracing app use mandatory from March 1

2021-02-10 HKT 22:18" title="People who enter government buildings will either be required to use the LeaveHomeSafe contact-tracing app from March 1, or register their details with staff. File photo: RTHK"> People who enter government buildings will either be required to use the LeaveHomeSafe contact-tracing app from March 1, or register...