Why Hong Kong Is Facing a Recession Amid Protests and Trade Wars | WSJ

– [Narrator] Hong Kong is facing its first recession since the global financial crisis in 2008. Influenced by unprecedented factors. Including its own ongoing anti-government protests and the trade stalemate between Washington and Beijing. In February, the government predicted Hong Kong’s economy would grow up to 3% this year. Six months later, that forecast was […]

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Hong Kong protests – what is happening and why are there riots? – Live News 24

PROTESTERS in Hong Kong who began opposing a law that would have allowed extradition to China are now calling for broader human rights reform  Hong Kong’s leader, Carrie Lam, has now withdrawn the controversial bill, but the protests are still ongoing Here is what we know. What is happening in Hong Kong?  Protests have gripped […]

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