The morning after: a Best Mart 360 shop that was vandalised in Jordan during a mass rally on the 70th anniversary of the People’s Republic of China on October 1, 2019. Photo: Dickson Lee

Best Mart 360 shuns ‘war zone’ Hong Kong for mainland China in growth plan after protesters trash 75 of its 102 stores

  • The popular snack-food chain, accused by protesters of having pro-Beijing affiliations, is expanding to the mainland to reduce its reliance on Hong Kong
  • Its outlets have been attacked more than 180 times, according to chairman Lin Tsz-fung, who described it as a ‘very, very big blow’
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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The morning after: a Best Mart 360 shop that was vandalised in Jordan during a mass rally on the 70th anniversary of the People’s Republic of China on October 1, 2019. Photo: Dickson Lee
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About 100 people gathered in Kwun Tong to march along Tsun Yip Street and Hung To Street. Photo: May Tse

After district council elections and with campus siege dying down, Hong Kong’s lunchtime protests shrink

  • Marches and road blockages in Central, Kwun Tong and Kowloon Bay
  • But only a few hundred take to the streets
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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About 100 people gathered in Kwun Tong to march along Tsun Yip Street and Hung To Street. Photo: May Tse
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