The world’s largest brewer had planed to take its Asian business public back in July. But the turbulence in Hong Kong had many worried that investors would stay away. Now AB Inbev in pushing ahead with a smaller IPO.
From blocking airports to using encrypted messaging apps, the tactics used by anti-government demonstrators in Hong Kong have been increasingly adopted by protesters in places like Indonesia and Catalonia.
An anti-government protest in Hong Kong has turned violent, with police and protesters firing tear gas and petrol bombs. The march took place despite recent attacks on protesters.
Hong Kong's leadership has tried to win back public trust to calm protests. But with the demands of the pro-democracy movement, and with the chief executive sticking to the status quo, a breakthrough remains unlikely.
Reporting has become increasingly difficult in Hong Kong since pro-democracy protests erupted in the city four months ago. Many media organizations with ties to China are actively self-censoring. William Yang reports.
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