Chinese factory makes a fortune from Trump masks

Carrie Lam officially announces candidacy for chief executive

Xi says globalisation here to stay as Trump readies for office

Obama shows clemency to Chelsea Manning

Chinese factory makes a fortune from Trump masks

January 16, 2017

Shenzhen Yongtaida Latex Crafts, a 2,000-square metre factory hidden in a dilapidated industrial park in Shenzhen, is one of the country’s biggest latex mask manufacturers and it has exported more than 200,000 Trump masks over the past year, mainly to the US and Japan.

(Additional footage from AFP)

Carrie Lam officially announces candidacy for chief executive

January 16, 2017

Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor has officially declared her bid for the chief executive, saying she wants to reignite the city’s “can-do spirit” and build greater consensus in policy-making.

Xi says globalisation here to stay as Trump readies for office

January 18, 2017

China's President Xi Jinping warns against scapegoating globalisation for the world's ills or retreating behind protectionist walls, days before Donald Trump takes office.

Obama shows clemency to Chelsea Manning

January 18, 2017

In one of his final acts before leaving office, President Barack Obama commuted the prison sentence of Chelsea Manning, the former U.S. military intelligence analyst behind the biggest breach of classified materials in U.S. history.