Government officials say protests are hurting Hong Kong's short- and long-term economy, but many say otherwise.» Read More
Toby Lawson, Head of Financial Futures and Options, Asia Pacific at Societe Generale, expects Hong Kong protests to have a lesser impact on Tuesday's Asian trading session.
China won't reverse its decision on Hong Kong's election rules and the protesters know that, says Bing Ling, Professor of Chinese Law at University of Sydney.
Thousands of protestors continue to flood Hong Kong's financial center in support of universal suffrage. CNBC's Pauline Chiou spends the day with protesters on the ground.
John Buckingham, CIO at Al Frank Asset Management, discusses the global selloff brought about by Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests and outlines where investors can look to for opportunities.
"There are two prices that matter for Australia right now, those for homes and those for commodities, said Paul Bloxham, chief economist for Australia at HSBC. The alarm is shared by Australia as over 35 percent of its exports go to China, giving it an annual trade surplus worth around A $50 billion with the Asian giant.
The unrest in Hong Kong is "disturbing" but it shouldn't cause investors to sell China stocks, Jeremy Siegel told CNBC on Monday.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. The dollar was slightly weaker, which helped commodities today ... slightly. Nat gas rallied over $4 today.
*Hong Kong demonstrations raise worries about Beijing response. NEW YORK, Sept 29- The dollar's three-month rally took a breather on Monday on nervousness over Beijing's response to democracy protests in Hong Kong and concerns it might hurt the region's economy and status as a global financial hub. "The situation in Hong Kong is starting to weigh on people.
Sept 29- Chinese e-cigarette maker Kimree Inc filed to list its shares in the United States at a time when e-cigarette companies are finding it harder to raise capital amid rising competition and increasing regulatory oversight.
Student protesters and cautiously watching elites have economic incentives to oppose Beijing, experts say.
SALT LAKE CITY— Utah's reputation as a mecca for outdoor recreation helped to deliver more than $1 billion in tourist-generated tax revenue last year, according to the state tourism director. "It's like Utah is being discovered."
Sept 29- Chinese e-cigarette company Kimree Inc filed with U.S. regulators on Monday to raise up to $125 million in an initial public offering of American depositary shares. Citigroup is underwriting the IPO, the Guangdong- based company told the U. S Securities and Exchange Commission in a filing.
*HSBC, Standard Chartered fall as Hong Kong unrest hits markets. LONDON, Sept 29- HSBC, LVMH and other companies exposed to Hong Kong underperformed a broader drop in European stock markets on Monday as civil unrest in the Asian city continued.
As pro-democracy protests escalate in Hong Kong, Gordon Chang, author of The Coming Collapse of China, and Stephen Roach, senior fellow at Yale University's Jackson Institute of Global Affairs, discuss just how bad this could get for the market there.
*Hong Kong demonstrations raise worries about Beijing response. NEW YORK, Sept 29- The dollar's three-month rally took a breather on Monday on nervousness over Beijing's response to democracy protests in Hong Kong and concerns it might hurt the region's economy and status as a global financial hub.
*Hong Kong demonstrations raise worries about Beijing response. NEW YORK, Sept 29- The dollar dipped on Monday as its three-month rally took a breather on nervousness over Beijing's response to democracy protests in Hong Kong over weekend and whether they might hurt its economy and status as a global financial hub.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin speaks to Sir Martin Sorrell, WPP CEO, about protests in Hong Kong and the power of Alibaba.
Despite protests for democratic elections in Hong Kong, Beijing is unwilling to compromise. NBC News reports.
Brazil, Hong Kong, Spain —take your pick. International uncertainty abounds, and it's spilling over into U.S. markets.
*Tens of thousands pour on to Hong Kong streets. HONG KONG, Sept 29- They are dubbed the "umbrella generation"- teenaged students who have stormed the streets of Hong Kong in their tens of thousands and electrified a long-running protest campaign against Beijing's attempts to control the financial hub.