Hong Kong authorities cull 20 thousand chickens. This after a positive test for the H7N9 influenza virus which has killed 20 people.
The Hong Kong Stock Exchange has seen a lot of investor enthusiasm for tech companies. Shares in China Literature doubled in its exciting debut on the stock market, with the firm believed to have a huge potential.
China's legislature has made insulting the national anthem an offense that could incur a three-year prison sentence. The move reflects President Xi Jinping's image as a patriotic leader.
In her debut speech after 100 days in office, Hong Kong's new chief executive called for improvements to housing policy and social issues. She also emphasized Hong Kong's autonomy from mainland China.
A book alleging wide Chinese influence on institutions in Australia has been pulled, with the publisher citing concerns of legal action from Beijing. Fears are growing that freedom of speech is being curbed from abroad.
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