Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters rally for Catalan independence
Published On: October 24, 2019 08:00 PM NPT By: Reuters
HONG KONG, Oct 24: Hundreds of Hong Kong protesters, some waving Catalan flags and banners urging “a fight for freedom together”, rallied in support of a separate Catalonia on Thursday, broaching an issue that is anathema to Hong Kong’s Communist Party leaders in Beijing.
In Hong Kong’s pro-democracy demonstrations, millions have taken to the streets for five months in sometimes violent clashes…
HONG KONG SAR – Media OutReach – 27 August 2021 – Hong Kong’s leading 5G network provider China Mobile Hong Kong (CMHK) has been recognised as Hong Kong’s Fastest 5G Network Award – First Half of 2021* by Ookla® the company behind Speedtest®. This triumph follows its recognition by Ookla as the Fastest 5G Network in the Fourth Quarter of 2020 in Hong Kong**, and reaffirms CMHK’s commitment to leading Hong Kong into the new era of 5G.
The State of Qatar said that that it is closely following the fast-paced developments in the Afghan capital, Kabul, and called for an immediate, comprehensive, and permanent ceasefire in all Afghan territories.
In a statement on Sunday, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs affirmed the need to work urgently for a peaceful transfer of power that would pave the way for a comprehensive political settlement, include all Afghan parties and achieve security and stability in the country.
The statement stressed the…
FILE PHOTO: Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian attends a news conference in Beijing, China September 10, 2020. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
BEIJING/LONDON, Jan 29: China said on Friday that it would not recognise the British National Overseas (BNO) passport as a valid travel document from Jan. 31, just as Britain offered a path to citizenship to millions of Hong Kong people eligible for it.
“Britain is trying to turn large numbers of Hong Kong people into second-class British citizens. This…
2019 INTERNATIONAL SWIMMING LEAGUE – AMERICAN DERBY
Saturday, November 16 – Sunday, November 17, 2019
2:00-4:00 PM Local Time (U.S. Eastern Time)
Eppley Recreation Center – College Park, MD
Short Course Meters (SCM) format
American franchises: Cali Condors, LA Current, DC Trident, New York Breakers
Live Stream (ESPN3)
Full Day 1 Results
Siobhan Haughey has continued her onslaught of the Hong Kong National Records in swimming with 2 more marks going down on Saturday at the University of Maryland.…
Hong Kong unveils national security guidelines for children aged six and above
Published On: February 5, 2021 09:34 AM NPT By: Reuters
HONG KONG, Feb 5: Hong Kong has unveiled controversial guidelines for schools in the Chinese-ruled city that include teaching students as young as six about foreign interference and subversion as part of a new national security curriculum.
Beijing imposed the new security law in June 2020 in response to months of often violent anti-government and anti-China protests in…
H.E. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani met Saturday with the Head of the Political Bureau of the Islamic Resistance Movement (Hamas) Dr. Ismail Haniya, who is currently visiting the country.
During the meeting, they discussed the recent Israeli attacks, the events of Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood, the attacks on worshipers in Al-Qods, and the recent attack on the besieged Gaza Strip.
During the meeting, H.E. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs…