Hong Kong


  • Hong Kong: Tensions heightened     Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 9:10 AM ET

    CNBC's Susan Li reports on the latest developments in Hong Kong. Li says tensions are rising today between pro-democracy protesters and government officials. CNBC's Jim Cramer discusses how the turmoil could impact the U.S. economy.

  • Number of Hong Kong protesters dwindles     Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 6:10 AM ET

    CNBC's Susan Li, reports the city's chief executive has issued a deadline as the Hong Kong anti-government protest lingers on.

  • FireChat: Surprised by popularity in Hong Kong     Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 12:50 AM ET

    Micha Benoliel, Co-founder of FireChat, says the app's massive popularity in Hong Kong came as a surprise. He also explains how the app bypasses Chinese censorship.

  • What will China do about Hong Kong?     Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 12:42 AM ET

    Charles Hutzler, Wall Street Journal's China Bureau Chief, describes the city's significance to China and discusses possible options for Beijing.

  • HK official: Protesters don't understand China     Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 12:35 AM ET

    Chang Ka Mun, Associate Member at the HKSAR's Central Policy Unit, says protesters don't understand the real intention of Beijing's actions and are protesting out of fear towards the Communist Party.

  • Is Hong Kong's credit rating at risk?     Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 12:24 AM ET

    Andrew Colquhoun, Senior Director & Head of Asia-Pacific Sovereign Ratings at Fitch Ratings, discusses whether demonstrations will hurt the city's position as a financial center.

  • HK legislator urges China to rethink reforms     Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 12:11 AM ET

    Protesters are prepared to continue the standoff unless Beijing begins democratic reforms in Hong Kong, says Albert Ho, Hong Kong legislator and a member of the Democratic Party.

  • Where Australia is looking to invest     Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 11:46 PM ET

    Andrew Barr, Deputy Chief Minister of the Australian Capital Territory, discusses whether Hong Kong's protests have affected investment interest and explains why he likes Singapore.

  • Seventh day of Hong Kong protests remain peaceful     Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 10:07 PM ET

    CNBC's Pauline Chiou reports from the protest site in Admiralty. She also discusses her interview with Jimmy Lai, Hong Kong entrepreneur and an outspoken critic of Beijing.

  • HK councilor: Authorities must apologize     Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 7:44 PM ET

    Paul Zimmerman, Southern District Councilor of Hong Kong, says chief executive C Y Leung and the police should apologize for the use of tear gas against protesters last Friday.

  • Watch out for October 6 in Hong Kong     Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 6:52 PM ET

    Nicholas Consonery, China Analyst at Eurasia Group, discusses the way authorities are handling the mass protests and explains why October 6 is the day to watch in Hong Kong.

  • Wynn Resorts chairman and CEO Steve Wynn, does not agree on the punishment of American companies choosing to move overseas.

  • Secretary of State John Kerry is speaking out on the pro-democracy protests happening in Hong Kong.

  • Serious dissatisfaction in Hong Kong: Pro     Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 1:18 PM ET

    Discussing whether the Hong Kong pro-democracy protests will impact the reputation of Hong Kong as a financial center, with Edmund Harriss, Asia Focus Fund.

  • The app powering protesters     Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 1:15 PM ET

    How do you stage an uprising when the government shuts down the web? Stanislav Shalunov, Open Garden co-founder and CTO, explains how his app FireChat can help protesters without mobile Internet service.

  • Steve Wynn: I'm 'more scared' about US than China Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 12:50 PM ET
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    Casino tycoon Steve Wynn says government crackdowns in Macau and protests in Hong Kong don't worry him so much.

  • Huge crowds protest on Chinese National Day     Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 10:06 AM ET

    The people of Hong Kong are showing they are willing to rally for democracy there. CNBC's Susan Li provides insight to the protest movement.

  • Why this October could be a turning point for markets Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 9:19 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York.

    October could have a long list of market demons to contend with—from the shift in U.S. monetary policy to geopolitical issues that include Hong Kong.

  • Cramer: Hong Kong's consequences     Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 9:07 AM ET

    CNBC's Susan Li reports on the latest developments in Hong Kong. Li says police are keeping a low profile and the composition of the protesters has changed. CNBC's Jim Cramer discusses how the turmoil could impact the U.S. economy.

  • Hong Kong symbolizes China's troubles ahead     Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 8:06 AM ET

    Roger Altman, Evercore Partners founder and chairman, shares his thoughts on why the way China is handling the Hong Kong protesters illuminates looming problems.