Deb Price

Deb Price joined the Post in 2018. Formerly an editor at The Wall Street Journal and The Washington Post, she was a Harvard Nieman fellow in 2011. She was the lead writer on The Wall Street Journal's digital project, "No Good Choices," which won the top award for excellence in reporting on women's issues from the Society of Publishers in Asia in 2015.
Deb Price joined the Post in 2018. Formerly an editor at The Wall Street Journal and The Washington Post, she was a Harvard Nieman fellow in 2011. She was the lead writer on The Wall Street Journal's digital project, "No Good Choices," which won the top award for excellence in reporting on women's issues from the Society of Publishers in Asia in 2015.

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Hong Kong stocks see worst fall in three months as protester is shot, man set on fire

Responding to rumours circulating on social media, the city’s government said there are no plans to suspend stock market trading or impose restrictions on cash withdrawals from banks.

11 Nov 2019 - 7:26PM

Responding to rumours circulating on social media, the city’s government said there are no plans to suspend stock market trading or impose restrictions on cash withdrawals from banks.

Hong Kong stocks see worst fall in three months as protester is shot, man set on fire
Stocks Blog: Hang Seng suffers worst tumble in 3 months as protester is shot, man is set on fire

“China and Hong Kong equity markets were perhaps lucky to have fallen only this far,” said Brock Silvers, managing director of Adamas Asset Management in Hong Kong.

11 Nov 2019 - 6:32PM

“China and Hong Kong equity markets were perhaps lucky to have fallen only this far,” said Brock Silvers, managing director of Adamas Asset Management in Hong Kong.

Stocks Blog: Hang Seng suffers worst tumble in 3 months as protester is shot, man is set on fire
Stocks Blog: CK Life Sciences plunges; 6 companies debut in Hong Kong -- the most on one day in 2019

Swire Pacific falls after saying it expects to post a lower recurring profit for this year. 

8 Nov 2019 - 6:15PM

Swire Pacific falls after saying it expects to post a lower recurring profit for this year. 

Stocks Blog: CK Life Sciences plunges; 6 companies debut in Hong Kong -- the most on one day in 2019
Hang Seng Index turns up on late news US and China have agreed on plan to roll back extra tariffs in phases

CK Life Sciences soared 23.3 per cent. That was on top of Wednesday’s gain of more than 150 per cent on its report of “improved outcomes” in clinical trials of a skin cancer vaccine.

7 Nov 2019 - 5:36PM

CK Life Sciences soared 23.3 per cent. That was on top of Wednesday’s gain of more than 150 per cent on its report of “improved outcomes” in clinical trials of a skin cancer vaccine.

Hang Seng Index turns up on late news US and China have agreed on plan to roll back extra tariffs in phases
Stocks Blog: Hang Seng turns up on reports of US, China deal to remove extra tariffs in phases

CK Life Sciences shoots up again, while Tencent falls

7 Nov 2019 - 5:57PM

CK Life Sciences shoots up again, while Tencent falls

Stocks Blog: Hang Seng turns up on reports of US, China deal to remove extra tariffs in phases
Hang Seng Index ekes out small gain to extend winning streak to fifth session, with CK Life Sciences soaring 153.5 per cent

The day’s hot stock in Hong Kong was CK Life Sciences, which shot up 153.5 per cent after reporting “improved outcomes” in clinical trials of a melanoma cancer vaccine by its wholly-owned US subsidiary Polynoma.

6 Nov 2019 - 5:36PM

The day’s hot stock in Hong Kong was CK Life Sciences, which shot up 153.5 per cent after reporting “improved outcomes” in clinical trials of a melanoma cancer vaccine by its wholly-owned US subsidiary Polynoma.

Hang Seng Index ekes out small gain to extend winning streak to fifth session, with CK Life Sciences soaring 153.5 per cent
Stocks Blog: CK Life Sciences shoots up, HKEX rises on better-than-expected Q3 net profit drop

 CK Life Sciences soared on its reported advance in a melanoma vaccine in an ongoing clinical trial. HKEX reports a 10 per cent decline in its Q3 net profit. 

6 Nov 2019 - 5:28PM

 CK Life Sciences soared on its reported advance in a melanoma vaccine in an ongoing clinical trial. HKEX reports a 10 per cent decline in its Q3 net profit. 

Stocks Blog: CK Life Sciences shoots up, HKEX rises on better-than-expected Q3 net profit drop
Stocks Blog: Luxshare Precision jumps in China; Tencent gains in Hong Kong, while high-flying CMGE falls

Hong Kong market closes at fresh three-month high

 

5 Nov 2019 - 5:22PM

Hong Kong market closes at fresh three-month high

 

Stocks Blog: Luxshare Precision jumps in China; Tencent gains in Hong Kong, while high-flying CMGE falls
Stocks Blog: Beigene, Budweiser, AIA help push Hang Seng to three-month high

Stocks rally in mainland and Hong Kong on trade optimism, US job growth

4 Nov 2019 - 5:35PM

Stocks rally in mainland and Hong Kong on trade optimism, US job growth

Stocks Blog: Beigene, Budweiser, AIA help push Hang Seng to three-month high
China, Hong Kong stocks rally as gauge shows outlook for China’s small factories rose to highest level in three years

The Hang Seng Index rose 0.7 per cent to 27,100.76, closing above 27,000 for the first time since mid-September.

1 Nov 2019 - 6:23PM

The Hang Seng Index rose 0.7 per cent to 27,100.76, closing above 27,000 for the first time since mid-September.

China, Hong Kong stocks rally as gauge shows outlook for China’s small factories rose to highest level in three years
Stocks Blog: Soho China, BeiGene soar, while ESR Cayman also gains on first day of trading

Chinese listed companies’ profits increased in first nine months, exchanges say

1 Nov 2019 - 6:07PM

Chinese listed companies’ profits increased in first nine months, exchanges say

Stocks Blog: Soho China, BeiGene soar, while ESR Cayman also gains on first day of trading
Hong Kong stocks break two-day losing streak on lower rates, with bank and property stocks rising

“This [rate cut] will help the Hong Kong market,” said Kenny Tang, chief executive of Royston Securities. “The property sector will benefit the most.”

31 Oct 2019 - 6:27PM

“This [rate cut] will help the Hong Kong market,” said Kenny Tang, chief executive of Royston Securities. “The property sector will benefit the most.”

Hong Kong stocks break two-day losing streak on lower rates, with bank and property stocks rising
Stocks Blog: Hang Seng breaks two-day losing streak, with banks and property stocks rising on rate cuts

China manufacturing slumps for sixth straight month; Shanghai declines for third straight day.

31 Oct 2019 - 5:38PM

China manufacturing slumps for sixth straight month; Shanghai declines for third straight day.

Stocks Blog: Hang Seng breaks two-day losing streak, with banks and property stocks rising on rate cuts
Hong Kong, mainland China stocks extend losses to a second day ahead of US Federal Reserve rate decision

Traders are looking ahead to the US Federal Reserve overnight decision on whether to cut its benchmark rate again, as is widely expected.

30 Oct 2019 - 5:27PM

Traders are looking ahead to the US Federal Reserve overnight decision on whether to cut its benchmark rate again, as is widely expected.

Hong Kong, mainland China stocks extend losses to a second day ahead of US Federal Reserve rate decision
Stocks Blog: BYD plummets on profits plunge, while Standard Chartered jumps after profit beat

BYD's near-term outlook to 'remain challenging,' Daiwa Capital analysts say.

30 Oct 2019 - 4:49PM

BYD's near-term outlook to 'remain challenging,' Daiwa Capital analysts say.

Stocks Blog: BYD plummets on profits plunge, while Standard Chartered jumps after profit beat
China, Hong Kong stocks fall as HSBC continues to weigh on Hang Seng, traders scramble away with profits from blockchain run-up

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi and ticketing-to-food delivery service provider Meituan Dianping fell, after posting gains Monday when they first became available to southbound traders on the Stock Connect.

29 Oct 2019 - 5:21PM

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi and ticketing-to-food delivery service provider Meituan Dianping fell, after posting gains Monday when they first became available to southbound traders on the Stock Connect.

China, Hong Kong stocks fall as HSBC continues to weigh on Hang Seng, traders scramble away with profits from blockchain run-up
Stocks Blog: HSBC drops again, WH Group posts big gain on strong profit results in Hong Kong

Shanghai snaps two-day winning streak, ending day down by 0.9 per cent 

29 Oct 2019 - 5:15PM

Shanghai snaps two-day winning streak, ending day down by 0.9 per cent 

Stocks Blog: HSBC drops again, WH Group posts big gain on strong profit results in Hong Kong
China, Hong Kong stocks gain, with President Xi Jinping setting off a frenzy of buying of blockchain-related stocks

Meituan Dianping and smartphone-maker Xiaomi, which became available on the Stock Connect to southbound traders for the first time Monday, posted gains.

28 Oct 2019 - 5:23PM

Meituan Dianping and smartphone-maker Xiaomi, which became available on the Stock Connect to southbound traders for the first time Monday, posted gains.

China, Hong Kong stocks gain, with President Xi Jinping setting off a frenzy of buying of blockchain-related stocks
Stocks Blog: Meituan Dianping, Xiaomi rise after Stock Connect inclusion; HSBC falls on poor results

Tencent breaks three-day losing streak. Blockchain-related stocks shoot up on Xi support. Great Wall soars on 3rd quarter results. 

28 Oct 2019 - 5:21PM

Tencent breaks three-day losing streak. Blockchain-related stocks shoot up on Xi support. Great Wall soars on 3rd quarter results. 

Stocks Blog: Meituan Dianping, Xiaomi rise after Stock Connect inclusion;  HSBC falls on poor results
Stocks Blog: Investors punish Budweiser APAC over poor results; Tencent slips
Stocks Blog: Tencent falls through key resistance level; bargain hunters boost AAC Technologies

China social media and gaming giant Tencent finished down 0.3 per cent at HK$319 -- below HK$320, which has been a key resistance level for it this year

25 Oct 2019 - 7:53AM

China social media and gaming giant Tencent finished down 0.3 per cent at HK$319 -- below HK$320, which has been a key resistance level for it this year

Stocks Blog: Tencent falls through key resistance level; bargain hunters boost AAC Technologies
Stocks Blog: Tencent sees biggest fall in two months, weighing down Hang Seng

Snack Empire speculators pull out quickly after huge morning runup in its Hong Kong debut

23 Oct 2019 - 4:47PM

Snack Empire speculators pull out quickly after huge morning runup in its Hong Kong debut

Stocks Blog: Tencent sees biggest fall in two months, weighing down Hang Seng
Stocks Blog: China Resources Land tanks on plan for new shares; China mutual funds bulk up on tech stocks

AAC Technologies, Geely Automobile end as big winners on Hang Seng; Shanghai Composite sees second day of gains, thanks to small technology companies

22 Oct 2019 - 5:12PM

AAC Technologies, Geely Automobile end as big winners on Hang Seng; Shanghai Composite sees second day of gains, thanks to small technology companies

Stocks Blog: China Resources Land tanks on plan for new shares; China mutual funds bulk up on tech stocks
Stocks Blog: Xiaomi and Meituan shine as Hang Seng ends flat

Xiaomi's shares jump after the founder of one of the world's largest smartphone makers said on Sunday that Xiaomi will launch 10 models based on the 5G technology.

21 Oct 2019 - 4:36PM

Xiaomi's shares jump after the founder of one of the world's largest smartphone makers said on Sunday that Xiaomi will launch 10 models based on the 5G technology.

 Stocks Blog: Xiaomi and Meituan shine as Hang Seng ends flat
Stocks Blog: Casino stocks lead gains in Hong Kong index amid optimism in US-China trade detente

Hong Kong and mainland markets are trading up.

14 Oct 2019 - 4:26PM

Hong Kong and mainland markets are trading up.

Stocks Blog: Casino stocks lead gains in Hong Kong index amid optimism in US-China trade detente
Hang Seng posts biggest gain in more than a month on optimism about trade war breakthrough

“There has been a change in mood after signs of improvement at the trade talks. President Trump is set to see Vice-Premier Liu He in Washington, and tensions over Huawei have also eased,” said Kenny Tang Sing-hing of China Hong Kong Capital Asset.

11 Oct 2019 - 5:35PM

“There has been a change in mood after signs of improvement at the trade talks. President Trump is set to see Vice-Premier Liu He in Washington, and tensions over Huawei have also eased,” said Kenny Tang Sing-hing of China Hong Kong Capital Asset.

Hang Seng posts biggest gain in more than a month on optimism about trade war breakthrough
Stocks Blog: Hang Seng rallies, with gains by Henderson Land, Sun Hung Kai Properties and MTR

China stocks close ahead, with shipping stocks getting boost from report China will ask US to lift sanctions on COSCO. 

11 Oct 2019 - 5:38PM

China stocks close ahead, with shipping stocks getting boost from report China will ask US to lift sanctions on COSCO. 

Stocks Blog: Hang Seng rallies, with gains by Henderson Land, Sun Hung Kai Properties  and MTR
Hope for progress in trade talks leads to gains for Hang Seng, mainland China benchmarks

The big winner of the day was fresh face 360 Ludashi, a Chinese software developer that closed up more than 200 per cent on its first day of trading.

11 Oct 2019 - 8:17AM

The big winner of the day was fresh face 360 Ludashi, a Chinese software developer that closed up more than 200 per cent on its first day of trading.

Hope for progress in trade talks leads to gains for Hang Seng, mainland China benchmarks
Stocks Blog: Hong Kong , mainland China stocks get boost on optimism about trade talks

The big winner of the day was 360 Ludashi, a Chinese software developer, which closed up more than 200 per cent in its trading debut in Hong Kong. 

10 Oct 2019 - 5:39PM

The big winner of the day was 360 Ludashi, a Chinese software developer, which closed up more than 200 per cent in its trading debut in Hong Kong. 

Stocks Blog: Hong Kong , mainland China stocks get boost on optimism about trade talks
Hang Seng Bank sees biggest fall in 2 months as economic weakness, virtual banks weigh on banking outlook

“In the past, the tourism and retail sectors as well as shopping malls took the brunt of the protests. Now investors seem to be worried about the state of the Hong Kong economy, and may be cautious towards the performance of the banking sector,” said Stanley Chan, director of research at Emperor Securities.

9 Oct 2019 - 6:14PM

“In the past, the tourism and retail sectors as well as shopping malls took the brunt of the protests. Now investors seem to be worried about the state of the Hong Kong economy, and may be cautious towards the performance of the banking sector,” said Stanley Chan, director of research at Emperor Securities.

Hang Seng Bank sees biggest fall in 2 months as economic weakness, virtual banks weigh on banking outlook