Gujarat Exclusive >

Hong kong

Scott Morrison announces measures to assist Hong Kong citizens in Australia

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison on Thursday announced measures to assist Hong Kong citizens start a new life in Australia, including extending visas by five years, after Beijing imposed a new security law on the Asian financial hub. Morrison also suspended an extradition agreement with Hong Kong. Under the security law Hong Kong suspects can...

Twitter Asks 5,000 Employees to Work From Home

In a bid to safeguard its employees from the spread of the deadly coronavirus epidemic, social media giant Twitter has asked its 5,000-strong workforce across countries to work from home. Work from home has been made mandatory for its employees based in Hong Kong, and South Korea, as the virus is spreading its tentacles in...

US Congress Passes Hong Kong Democracy Bill, China Furious

Beijing: China reacted furiously to President Donald Trump’s signing two bills aimed at supporting human rights in Hong Kong, summoning the U.S. ambassador to protest and warning the move would undermine cooperation with Washington. Hong Kong, a former British colony that was granted semi-autonomy when China took control in 1997, has been rocked by six...