The anti-government protests in Hong Kong are making some students in mainland China look further afield, to universities in Australia, Singapore and Britain. Photo: Sam Tsang

Hong Kong unrest drives mainland Chinese students to look to overseas universities

  • While some say they are not worried about violence, others are considering Singapore and other destinations for study
Topic |   China Society

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The anti-government protests in Hong Kong are making some students in mainland China look further afield, to universities in Australia, Singapore and Britain. Photo: Sam Tsang
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Global Times reporter Fu Guohao is taken to an ambulance by paramedics after being tied up by anti-government protesters at Hong Kong International Airport on Tuesday night. Photo: Sam Tsang

Hong Kong airport protest: how a terrifying night unfolded as demonstrators turned on mainland Chinese men and fought police

  • Previously peaceful demonstrations at terminal descended into acrimony on fifth day as protesters tried to prevent passengers from reaching departure gates
  • Two mainlanders accosted by protesters, beaten, bound and denied medical treatment before being ferried onto ambulances
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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Global Times reporter Fu Guohao is taken to an ambulance by paramedics after being tied up by anti-government protesters at Hong Kong International Airport on Tuesday night. Photo: Sam Tsang
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