Hong Kong


  • The bourse linkup is "the beginning of the end of China's capital control" that will eventually lead to "one country one market," says Steven Sun, Head of China Equity Strategy at HSBC.

  • Stock connect to drive 'interesting' volumes: Pro  Thursday, 13 Nov 2014 | 8:20 PM ET

    Sam Le Cornu, Senior Portfolio Manager at Macquarie, says the bourse linkup is a "landmark event" that will boost confidence and liquidity in mainland markets.

  • Why HK-Shanghai stock connect is a win-win  Thursday, 13 Nov 2014 | 7:40 PM ET

    KC Chan, Hong Kong's Secretary for Financial Services and the Treasury, explains why the trade link, which is set to debut next Monday, will benefit both parties.

  • Stephen Sheung, Head of Investment Strategy at S-H-K Private and Hao Hong, MD of Research & Chief Strategist at Bank of Communications International, discuss the impact of the trade link.

  • Investors look east to China trading link Monday, 10 Nov 2014 | 10:04 AM ET
    Floor traders monitor share prices during afternoon trading at the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.

    Asian indexes rallied on news that a link between Shanghai and Hong Kong's exchanges will move forward, opening the $2 trillion market fully to foreign investment.

  • Why Twitter wants to have an office in Hong Kong  Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 10:32 PM ET

    Shailesh Rao, Vice President, APAC, Americas & Emerging Markets at Twitter, outlines the rationale behind the opening of Twitter's first office in Hong Kong.

  • Double homicide in Hong Kong  Monday, 3 Nov 2014 | 1:25 PM ET

    A British banker was charged with double murder in Hong Kong just days after leaving his job. CNBC's Andrea Day has the gruesome story.

  • British banker charged with Hong Kong murders Monday, 3 Nov 2014 | 2:52 AM ET
    Rurik Jutting, a former Bank of America employee, leaves the Eastern Magistrates Court in a prison van in Hong Kong, China

    A 29-year-old British banker appeared in a Hong Kong court on Monday charged with two counts of murder.

  • Michelin Guides: Hong Kong is a dynamic city  Thursday, 30 Oct 2014 | 9:49 PM ET

    Michael Ellis, International Director of Michelin Guides, discusses the latest "Michelin Guide for Hong Kong and Macau" which awarded Hong Kong with 14 new starred restaurants.

  • China's smog tied to trade: Report Wednesday, 29 Oct 2014 | 12:54 PM ET
    A haze of pollution as the sun sets over the harbour in Hong Kong as thousands of ships burn dirty fuels that have turned the once-fragrant harbor into a city often covered in smog with air pollution killing over 3,000 people yearly.

    Chinese ships carrying exports to market are churning out air pollution in its major port cities, according to a report.

  • Is the Shanghai-HK stock link-up still on track?  Sunday, 26 Oct 2014 | 7:21 PM ET

    Sean Darby, Global Head of Equity Strategy at Jefferies, explains why the stock-trading connection will go live by year-end despite a delay in the launch originally scheduled for October.

  • Rita Fan, Member of the National People's Congress Standing Committee, discusses the Hong Kong officials' decision to consider submitting a report to the Hong Kong and Macao Affairs Office.

  • Take aim at China's onshore bond market: Pro  Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 | 8:20 PM ET

    Jan Dehn, Head of Research at Ashmore, explains why the Shanghai-Hong Kong stock price convergence trade is fueling opportunities in China's domestic bond market.

  • HK authorities continue to play waiting game: Pro  Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 10:36 PM ET

    John Lee, Adjunct Associate Professor at the University of Sydney, says authorities will prefer to wait out protesters and explains why the submission of a report to Beijing won't yield any results.

  • Tanya Chan, Vice-Chair of Civic Party, discusses Tuesday's talks between Hong Kong student leaders and officials over the limits on how the city's leader is elected.

  • Can talks end Hong Kong stalemate?  Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 6:53 PM ET

    Merriden Varrall, Program Director, East Asia at the Lowy Institute for International Policy, discusses whether the submission of an electoral reform report can end the four-week long protests.

  • Will Hong Kong talks resolve protests?  Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 4:30 AM ET

    Peter Thal Larsen, Asia editor at Reuters Breakingviews, says it is "hard to see" how talks between students and officials in Hong Kong will resolve the protests.

  • Hong Kong students, officials set for talks  Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 1:20 AM ET

    CNBC's Bernie Lo reports on events in Hong Kong where students are set to meet officials in order to defuse the protests.

  • Hong Kong talks are an opportunity for China: Pro  Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 12:32 AM ET

    Tim Harcourt, J.W. Nevile Fellow in economics, Australian School of Business at University of New South Wales, says dialogue between officials and protesters are an opportunity for China, not a threat.

  • The problems behind HK's election process  Monday, 20 Oct 2014 | 9:34 PM ET

    Erica Yuen, Chairman of People Power, says citizens should be able to elect candidates of their choice and recommends the screening process to be broken down.