Issue: September 05, 2015   (Archive)
Saturday, September 5, 2015   

Occupy protesters walk free
Seventeen Mong Kok occupiers walked free from contempt of court charges yesterday after the Department of Justice failed to submit a document to the High Court on time.

Rush to dump the yuan spurs HKMA to step in
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority intervened in the currency market twice yesterday by injecting a total of HK$15.5 billion, as analysts believed investors were dumping the weaker yuan to hold the local currency.

Justice peace people will prevail
It was "a day that will forever be etched in the memory of people all over the world," President Xi Jinping declared ahead of an unprecedented military spectacle celebrating the 70th anniversary of the victory over Japan in 1945.

China's unveiling of "carrier-killer" missiles and cuts in troop numbers yesterday underlined its shift towards naval strength amid growing Pacific rivalry with the United States, analysts said.

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