News Brief: Tankers Attacked, Hong Kong Protests, Power Grid Outage
Monday, 17 June 2019 The U.S. blames Iran for the attack on 2 oil tankers in the Gulf Of Oman. Protests in Hong Kong continue over extradition bill. A massive power outage rolled across Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay.
Over the recent days more than a million ordinary Hong Kongers swarmed the streets of the city and shut the government down in stiffer-than-expected resistance to the growing power of China's Communist Party. Business Insider reports that this is a stinging blow to Chinese President Xi Jinping, who...
Mayor Bill de Blasio continues to take heat for campaigning for president in Iowa instead of being in New York to lead the city through the power outage crisis over the weekend; CBS2 political report..
SINGAPORE, July 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- EDMI Limited, a global smart metering solutions leader, today announced it has secured a contract with CLP Power Hong... PR Newswire Asia Also reported by •FOXNews.com
The Hong Kong Retail Management Association said on Tuesday its members expect sales for July and August to see a double-digit drop from a year earlier due to... Reuters India Also reported by •Reuters •NYTimes.com •Seattle Times •SmartBrief
Financier Jeffrey Epstein pleads not guilty to sex trafficking of minors. Hong Kong's leader says the controversial extradition bill is dead. And, the Affordable... NPR Also reported by •FOXNews.com •SmartBrief