Hong Kong protests send stocks lower, spark scramble for cash
Wednesday, 12 June 2019
Hong Kong's financial markets came under pressure on Wednesday, with stocks falling and demand for cash surging, as protests against the territory's controversial extradition shut down key parts of the city.
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Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam announced on Monday that she has no plans to withdraw a controversial plan to allow extradition to mainland China, despite mass protests against it. Hong Kong leader to push through with extradition plan despite protests 01:13
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