Category Hong Kong

VPN Demand In Hong Kong Reveals A New Fear: China Weaponizing The Internet

VPN demand in Hong Kong reveals a new fear: China weaponizing the Internet https://fortune.com/2020/05/26/hong-kong-china-vpn-internet/ BY GRADY MCGREGOR May 26, 2020 6:05 AM EDT   Tear gas was still fresh in the air as Lee, a 33-year-old demonstrator, watched a line of protesters trade insults with riot police in downtown Hong Kong on Sunday during a lull […]

Hong Kong’s Moment Of Truth — And China’s

Excerpt The U.S. response that would really send shockwaves through the Chinese government would be the curtailment of Hong Kong’s special economic, financial and visa status under U.S. law and the end of its role as a “cash cow” conduit to the West. Such a Draconian action, however, would have serious consequences for U.S. businesses […]

Hong Kong Is Becoming Ground Zero In The New Cold War

Hong Kong Is Becoming Ground Zero in the New Cold War If Hong Kong falls, the long arm of the Chinese Communist Party will expand further. thediplomat.com · by Brian C.H. Fong · May 25, 2020 AdvertisementChina’s decision to introduce a national security law into Hong Kong through the National People’s Congress is like dropping nuclear bomb on the territory. […]

China’s Crackdown On Hong Kong Has Accelerated The Exodus Of Capital Out Of The Former British Colony; “China May Be Making The Same Hubristic Mistake As Tojo’s Japan: Overestimating Its Own Rising Strength; And Underestimating The Resolve Of The Dishevelled And Unruly Democracies.” 

China’s  Crackdown On Hong Kong Has Accelerated The Exodus Of Capital Out Of The Former British Colony; “China May Be Making The Same Hubristic Mistake As Tojo’s Japan: Overestimating Its Own Rising Strength; And Underestimating The Resolve Of The Dishevelled And Unruly Democracies.”    http://www.fortunascorner.com      Back on March 9, 2020, at the onset of […]

Senators To Propose Bill Sanctioning Chinese Officials Over Hong Kong Security Law

Senators to Propose Bill Sanctioning Chinese Officials Over Hong Kong Security Law Legislation also would penalize banks that do business with the entities https://www.wsj.com/articles/senators-to-propose-bill-sanctioning-chinese-officialsover-hong-kong-security-law-11590086826 By Lindsay Wise Updated May 21, 2020 8:46 pm ET WASHINGTON—U.S. senators are introducing a bipartisan bill that would sanction Chinese officials and entities who enforce the new national-security laws in Hong […]

“This Is The End Of Hong Kong;” China Congress Announces Crackdown On Hong Kong With New “National Security” Law, Abandons GDP Target; Move By China Could Plunge Hong Kong Into Trumoil/Civil War; Could Hong Kong Become Belfast?

“This Is The End Of Hong Kong;” China Congress Announces Crackdown On Hong Kong With New “National Security” Law, Abandons GDP Target; Move By China Could Plunge Hong Kong Into Trumoil/Civil War; Could Hong Kong Become Belfast? http://www.fortunascorner.com       Numerous media outlets are reporting this morning that China has demonstrably pulled of the gloves […]

Hong Kong Is Losing Its Freedom

Excerpts: Many residents feared this day when the United Kingdom turned the territory back to China in 1997. The Basic Law provides for autonomy, which the PRC guaranteed for 50 years. However, there were early warnings: in 2003, the SAR government introduced repressive national security legislation, which it shelved after large protests. The PRC’s reticence ebbed over time. Beijing was […]

China’s New ‘Rule Of Law’ In Hong Kong Sets Stage For New Protests

David Maxwell: “China does not have or use the rule of law.  It is the rule BY law for the Chinese Communist Party.” China’s new ‘rule of law’ in Hong Kong sets stage for new protests Los Angeles Times · by Alice Su · April 29, 2020 The novel coronavirus ground the world to a halt, and restive […]

Some Key Financial Data Releases Will Impact Stocks This Week — What To Look For

Some Key Financial Data Releases Will Impact Stocks This Week — What To Look For   https://fortunascorner.com      After a sharp melt-up in stocks last week, the near-term is likely treacherous for short-term traders. I sold Thursday afternoon last week ahead of what I thought would be a Friday selloff in stocks — after […]

Heyman Capital Mqnagement’s Kyle Bass On The Geostrategic Fallout To Come From Coronavirus; Crisis In Iran And Coronavirus Impact Being Dramatically Under-Reported; Banking Crisis Coming For Italy, China, And Hong Kong

Heyman Capital Mqnagement’s Kyle Bass On The Geostrategic Fallout To Come From Coronavirus; Crisis In Iran And Coronavirus Impact Being Dramatically Under-Reported; Banking Crisis Coming For Italy, China, And Hong Kong   https://fortunascorner.com       Kyle Bass, Founder of Heyman Capital Management was interviewed on CNBC’s Squwak Box this morning/March 9, 2020 for his observations […]