Hong Kong


  • HK streets peaceful after weekend clashes  Sunday, 19 Oct 2014 | 8:24 PM ET

    Following clashes over the weekend in Mong Kok, CNBC's Emily Tan reports on the situation early on Monday ahead of official talks on Tuesday.

  • US wealth inequality isn't as bad as you thought Friday, 17 Oct 2014 | 12:38 PM ET
    A woman begs in central Moscow.

    If you think wealth inequality in the U.S. is bad, consider Russia.

  • HK chief reaffirms unbending stance on reform  Thursday, 16 Oct 2014 | 7:25 PM ET

    Talks with student protesters have to be based within the framework of the "Basic Law", Hong Kong's chief executive Leung Chun-ying said in a press conference. CNBC's Bernie Lo has more.

  • Did HK media tycoon support 'Occupy Central'?  Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014 | 8:47 PM ET

    Mark Simon, Commercial Director at Next Media, dismisses speculations that Hong Kong entrepreneur and media tycoon Jimmy Lai made donations to the "Occupy Central" movement.

  • How 'triad' gangs fit in with Hong Kong protests Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014 | 3:27 PM ET

    Some experts say the Chinese underworld gangs' far-flung business ventures make any motives for attacking pro-democracy demonstrators unclear.

  • Where are Chinese stock markets headed?  Monday, 13 Oct 2014 | 11:10 PM ET

    Daryl Guppy, CEO of Guppytraders.com, charts the Hang Seng index and Shanghai Composite Index.

  • Tracking the tug-of-war for democracy in HK  Monday, 13 Oct 2014 | 9:38 PM ET

    Alan Hoo, Chairman of the Basic Law Institute, says Hong Kong's authorities are not coming to terms with protesters' demands.

  • John Woods, MD, Head of Fixed Income & Senior Portfolio Manager at Citi Investment Management, says Hong Kong also needs to worry about the rise of interest rates in the U.S..

  • Hong Kong markets still 'functioning': IMF  Monday, 13 Oct 2014 | 2:45 AM ET

    Zhu Min, deputy managing director at the International Monetary Fund, says the organization is "closely" monitoring Hong Kong's economy as pro-democracy protests continue.

  • HK students should declare victory and leave: Pro  Monday, 13 Oct 2014 | 12:05 AM ET

    David Zweig, Director of Center on China's Transnational Relations at HK University of Science & Technology, discusses the next step for Hong Kong's protesters and government.

  • HK authorities trying to crackdown on protests: Pro  Sunday, 12 Oct 2014 | 10:36 PM ET

    Joseph Cheng, Professor at City University of Hong Kong, discusses news that police in Hong Kong are removing barricades and outlines where the "Occupy Central" protest is headed.

  • Allan Zeman, Chairman of Lan Kwai Fong Holdings, says the removal of protest barricades is "long overdue" and will be good news for retailers.

  • HK politician: This is the fight of HK youths  Sunday, 12 Oct 2014 | 8:49 PM ET

    Martin Lee, Founder of Democratic Party, is surprised by the determination of young protesters as the "Occupy Central" movement enters the third week.

  • Why authorities are unable to quell HK protests  Thursday, 9 Oct 2014 | 8:41 PM ET

    Maria Stephan, Senior Policy Fellow at United States Institute of Peace, discusses how authorities are dealing with the protesters and describes the challenges facing "Occupy Central."

  • Challenging time ahead for China retail space: Pro  Wednesday, 8 Oct 2014 | 9:35 PM ET

    An ongoing anti-graft campaign and slower growth in spending will continue to weigh on the mainland's retail sector, says Jessie Guo, Head of Regional Consumer Research at Jefferies.

  • HK leader faces questions over 'secret fees'  Wednesday, 8 Oct 2014 | 7:42 PM ET

    CNBC's Bernie Lo and Emily Tan discuss news that Hong Kong's chief executive C Y Leung reportedly received $6.42 million from an Australian firm before he was elected to the top post.

  • Sotheby's $17.8 million diamond  Wednesday, 8 Oct 2014 | 8:42 AM ET

    Hong Kong protests didn't stop Sotheby's auctions there. CNBC's Robert Frank reports the big seller was an 8.4 carat purple pink diamond that went for $17.8 million.

  • Zenith CEO: HK protests have dampened sales  Tuesday, 7 Oct 2014 | 8:20 PM ET

    Aldo Magada, President & CEO of Zenith, says retail sales in Hong Kong fell 25 percent on-year due to ongoing protests. He also discusses the threat from smartwatches.

  • A new way to get in on Chinese stocks Tuesday, 7 Oct 2014 | 4:29 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.

    Western retail investors will likely have access to individual Chinese stocks when a new market-to-market link launches.

  • More protests ahead in Hong Kong?  Tuesday, 7 Oct 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Jonathan Fenby, director of China research at Trusted Sources, discusses what the Occupy protests mean for the relationship between Hong Kong and Beijing.