#HongKong’s #HangSeng surges on SCMP report city leader Carrie Lam plans to formally withdraw #extradition bill

September 4, 2019

Hong Kong’s battered stock market surged Wednesday on a South China Morning News report that chief executive Carrie Lam plans to formally withdraw the controversial extradition bill that has hammered local businesses and raised questions about the future of the city as an international financial centre.The
— Read on sg.news.yahoo.com/hong-kong-hang-seng-surges-080736338.html


##Extradition HongKong: full investigation into ‘excessive’ policing of protests needed | Amnesty International UK

September 4, 2019

Carrie Lam’s withdrawal of extradition bill welcomed, but public trust in authorities ‘seriously damaged’
Responding to Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam’s announcement today of an official withdrawal of the highly controversial Extradition Law Amendment Bill, Man-kei Tam, Director of Amnesty International Hong Kong, said: 
— Read on www.amnesty.org.uk/press-releases/hong-kong-full-investigation-excessive-policing-protests-needed


#HongKong Leader Withdraws #Extradition Bill | Time

September 4, 2019

Chief Executive Carrie Lam, is to formally withdraw a divisive bill that has caused 13 weeks of unrest, according to a local media report.
— Read on time.com/5668232/hong-kong-extradition-bill-carrie-lam-withdraw/


Leak: Carrie Lam says she’d quit as #HongKong leader if she could – KRDO #China #Extradition

September 2, 2019

Hong Kong’s beleaguered leader Carrie Lam has said she would quit if she had a choice and blamed herself for causing “unforgivable havoc” that has led to months of anti-government protests in the…
— Read on www.krdo.com/news/national-world/leak-carrie-lam-says-shed-quit-as-hong-kong-leader-if-she-could/1116221533


#ExtraditionTreaty Between #UAE And #India – International Law – United Arab Emirates #Extradition

September 2, 2019

It is a formal demand sent by one nation to another through diplomatic routes, for the latter to surrender the person who has committed the offence in the requesting country to their authorities. United Arab Emirates International Law Hassan Elhais 2 Sep 2019
— Read on www.mondaq.com/x/839482/International+Courts+Tribunals/Extradition+Treaty+Between+UAE+And+India


Anti-government protesters create turbulence at #HongKong airport, disrupting traffic and suspending train service | South #China Morning Post #EXTRADITION

September 2, 2019

Anti-government protesters caused chaos outside Hong Kong International Airport on September 1, before shifting their action to the nearby suburb of Tung Chung. The protesters vandalised an MTR…
— Read on www.scmp.com/video/hong-kong/3025290/anti-government-protesters-create-turbulence-hong-kong-airport-disrupting


Protesters block roads near #HongKong airport | International | The Daily News #China #Extradition

September 1, 2019

HONG KONG (AP) — Anti-government protesters blocked roads near Hong Kong’s airport with burning barricades and damaged a train station Sunday after a night of violent clashes with police.
— Read on www.galvnews.com/content/tncms/live/


Asia Times | Protesters disrupt transport to #HongKong airport | Article #China #Extradition

September 1, 2019

More than 1,000 protesters try to stop trains and block roads connecting the airport and urban districts

— Read on www.asiatimes.com/2019/09/article/protesters-paralyse-transport-to-hk-airport/


Big trouble in little #China – IAG #HongKong #Extradition

September 1, 2019

Despite recent disruptions and more uprising to come, it seems the Hong Kong protests have so far had minimal impact on Macau’s casino revenues.
— Read on www.asgam.com/index.php/2019/09/01/big-trouble-in-little-china/


#India murder accused to be extradited to #UK Report – The Week #Extradition

September 1, 2019

(This story has not been edited by THE WEEK and is auto-generated from a PTI
— Read on www.theweek.in/wire-updates/international/2019/09/01/fes36-uk-indian.html