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Beijing and Hong Kong Officials Slam Pro-Independence Speech at FCC

Andy Chan Ho-tin—a Hong Kong independence advocate and convener of the pro-independence Hong Kong National Party (HKNP), a political party that regional security officials are attempting to ban—delivered a biting speech in front of the Foreign Correspondents Club (FCC). In the speech, which Beij...

Private home sales soar 55% in July

SINGAPORE: Private home sales by developers in Singapore surged 55 per cent in July from a year earlier, likely boosted by panic buyers who rushed to snap up properties the night before new cooling measures took effect early last month. Excluding executive condominiums (ECs), developers sold 1,72...

HK Independence Advocate Lashes Out at China in FCC Speech

Andy Chan Ho-tin—a Hong Kong independence advocate and convener of the pro-independence Hong Kong National Party (HKNP), a political party that regional security officials are attempting to ban—delivered a biting speech in front of the Foreign Correspondents Club (FCC). In the speech, which Beij...