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Natalie Wong
Natalie Wong
Hong Kong
@NatalieWong601
Senior Correspondent, Hong Kong
Natalie Wong covers Hong Kong politics, Hong Kong-mainland issues and social policies. Before joining the Post in 2019 as senior reporter, she worked for i-Cable News (HK), BBC Chinese (London) and the Standard (HK). She holds a master’s degree in Comparative Politics from the London School of Economics and Political Science.

Government is hoping to tap into wealthy Middle Eastern markets and diversify Hong Kong’s economy after three years of pandemic curbs and uneasy US-China ties.

With US-sanctioned leader unable to attend, finance chief went in his place, allowing city to show dignity in face of US derision and its keenness to repair ties, experts say.

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The summit came just a day before Hong Kong inaugurated an academy to provide financial and skills training in wealth management to support the family-office industry.

Political veterans Tam Yiu-chung, Regina Ip and Lau Siu-kai say sanctions may trigger ‘fallback measures’ included in security law for cases to be tried over border.

The SFC is walking back on its reluctance to publish the names of cryptocurrency platform applicants in the face of public backlash over JPEX’s debacle.

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Rescuers find pair, aged 63 and 61, underground at work site; families call for answers as men meant to finish work on Saturday afternoon, but alarm raised next morning.

Justice Department lawyers insist ban can be implemented without ‘chilling effect’ highlighted in original refusal of injunction against song by High Court.

Dubai Multi Commodities Centre and Hong Kong-Middle East Business Chamber sign memorandum of understanding amid efforts to bolster locations’ commercial ties.

Policy aligns with mainland China’s treatment of diplomatic offices and requires locally hired consulate staff in Hong Kong to provide data such as home addresses and ID card numbers.

Andrew Chan, chairman of Societas Linguistica Hongkongensis, says five officers from National Security Department raided his father’s flat last week.

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US State Department earlier accused Hong Kong authorities of ongoing harassment of family members of five wanted activists and jailed opposition figure Joshua Wong.

Home affairs minister Alice Mak says authorities offered ‘friendly reminders’ to eatery after residents raised concerns about mural being linked to 2019 protests.

While ban applies to Hong Kong, most local start-ups are not operating in targeted areas, but they may need to rethink their fundraising approach, experts warn.