Saturday, 3 December, 2022
TopicHong Kong

Topic: Hong Kong

China wants Hong Kong media to speak Beijing’s language. It’s firing and hiring journalists

Major media organisations such as The New York Times, The Washington Post and The Wall Street Journal have moved some of their journalists out of Hong Kong.

Covid-19 pandemic — Hong Kong’s ‘vaccination bubble’ plan, robots battle virus in Rwanda

As the Covid-19 pandemic shows no signs of letting up, ThePrint highlights the most important stories on the crisis from across the globe.

Covid-19 pandemic — Families stuck in Hong Kong’s quarantine facilities, Paris under lockdown

As the Covid-19 pandemic shows no signs of letting up, ThePrint highlights the most important stories on the crisis from across the globe.

China filling Hong Kong with ‘patriots’ means a new Macao is in the making

If the tensions between the US and China continue to simmer and transform into a full-blown ‘Cold War’, Hong Kong would be at the heart of the rivalry between the two powers.

Brazil to lose health minister, babies isolated in Hong Kong & other global Covid-19 news

As the Covid-19 pandemic shows no signs of abating, ThePrint highlights the most important stories on the crisis from across the world.

Africa pays more for Russian vaccine, US states to relax restrictions & other Covid news

As the Covid-19 pandemic shows no signs of letting up, ThePrint highlights the most important stories on the crisis from across the globe.

Israel finds Pfizer 75% effective, Hong Kong’s burner phone surge & other global Covid news

As the Covid-19 pandemic shows no signs of letting up, ThePrint highlights the most important stories on the crisis from across the globe.

Poland won’t give AstraZeneca shot to elderly, vaccine shortage in California & other Covid news

As the Covid-19 pandemic shows no signs of letting up, ThePrint highlights the most important stories on the crisis from across the globe.

Hong Kong’s economy contracts by record 6.1% in 2020

Hong Kong hasn’t posted back-to-back annual contractions in data going back to at least 1962. The biggest contraction in GDP over that period was a 5.9% decline in 1998.

Hong Kong experts recommend Pfizer vaccine as city tackles worsening winter outbreak

Recommendation puts Pfizer vaccine on track for approval, the first in Hong Kong, which likely means vulnerable groups like healthcare workers & the elderly will receive this shot.

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51 cow universities, old pension scheme, jobs — what RSS affiliates want from 2023 Budget

Welfare schemes and ‘self-reliance’ figure high on Sangh organisations’ wishlists for finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman ahead of the Budget, which she will present on 1 February.

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Indian, American soldier during Yudh Abhyas 2022 | Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

Hand-to-hand combat, memories of ‘Vietnam & dal tadka’ — US soldiers’ takeaways from Yudh Abhyas

Held in Uttarakhand’s Auli, aim of the annual India-US joint exercise, which ended Friday, was to increase interoperability between the 2 armies & allow them to exchange best practices.
Illustration: Soham Sen | ThePrint

Gujarat election is anything but dull. BJP’s political neurosis about AAP is the hidden headline

Gujarat is the only state where Modi is directly in contention. Even if he wins, the team that runs him closest has much to gain.