Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong - Police iron partitions barricade the campus of Hong Kong Polytechnic University following 20 hours of battle between student protesters and police from Sunday to Monday morning. Anyone leaving the campus will be arrested for riot, police warned.(Jimmy Lau/EYEPRESS)
Shatin, Hong Kong - Student protesters battle against riot police with petrol bombs at the campus of the Chinese University of Hong Kong on Nov 12, 2019. Multipule confrontation between protesters and riot police has erupted in nearly ten districts across the city embroiled in 22-week-long protests and unrest for the second day straight. (Jimmy Lau/EYEPRESS)
Wanchai, Hong Kong - The embattled Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam gestures as she listens at the first Conversation with People at the Queen Elizabeth Stadium in Hong Kong on Sep 26, 2019. (James Lee/EYEPRESS)
Hong Kong, Hong Kong - Hong Kong people climbing the iconic Lion Rock to form human chains and shine the mountain with torches, mobile phones flash and laser pen beam on Mid-Autumn Festival on Friday Sep 13, 2019. The giant banner reads: Truth universal suffrage now. Throughout the evening thousands of activists with torches on their heads hiked their way up hill trails leading to the top of Lion Rock which overlooks the sprawling skyscrapers of the city‚Äôs Kowloon district, one of the most densely populated places on earth. Hong Kong has been battered by nearly 100 days of protests, sparked by a now-abandoned plan to allow extraditions to the mainland. (Sunny Mok/EYEPRESS)
Hong Kong, Hong Kong - Clash between riot police and anti-government protesters in Hong Kong protesters on Sunday Sept 8, 2019 following a peaceful demonstration calling on U.S. President Donald Trump and Washington to pass the Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act in support of their city democratic development and human rights. (Sunny Mok/EYEPRESS)
Hong Kong, Hong Kong - A baby girl looks at riot police standing guard in Tung Chung, a town near the airport, in Hong Kong on Saturday Sept 7, 2019 in anticiption of massive flood of protesters to the airport in support of the demands of anti-government protesters. (James Lee/EYEPRESS)
Hong Kong, Hong Kong - Riot police clear the highway barrticaded by protesters to gridlock transport to and from Hong Kong International Airport on Sunday Sept 1, 2019. It was the 13th consecutive weekend of protests in Hong Kong, concluding days of escalation in which a number of activist leaders and lawmakers were arrested, and speculation heightened about China's strategy toward the city's pro-democracy movement. (Sunny Mok/EYEPRESS)
Hong Kong, Hong Kong - Rampaging protesters reduced Hong Kong's streets to charred battlefields on Saturday Aug 31, 2019, setting off multiple fires and hurling petrol bombs at riot police who fought back by firing rounds of blue dye from water cannons and tear gas, as the city marked yet another weekend of heightened violence. Police confirmed that two live shots were fired at the Victoria Park in Causeway Bay and deployed undercover officers mingling with the demonstrators. (Deacon Lui/EYEPRESS)
Hong Kong, Hong Kong - 1.7 Million people take part in a demonstration in downtown Hong Kong packing streets from downtown Causeway Bay to financial district of Central on Sunday Aug 18, 2019 to keep pressing their demands over the government-sponsored China Extradition Bill and probe over the police abuse of power in crackdown on protesters in the past eleven weeks of unrest sparked by the now-suspended proposed legislation. It is a huge turnout despite warning of deployment of Chinese troops to crackdown the unrest. Over 700 protesters had been arrested since June. (Sunny Mok/EYEPRESS)
Hong Kong, Hong Kong - Anti-riot police officers advance their way to disperse protesters after a march in Shatin, eastern Hong Kong, on Sunday July 14, 2019 demanding the total recall of the government sponsored China Extradition Bill.
Tokyo, Japan - Protesters holding placards against the US President Donald Trump's visit to Japan during a rally in Shinjuku on May 26, 2019, Tokyo, Japan. Tokyo Police prevented a clash between a small group of right-wing people and protesters against US President Donald Trump's visit to Japan and the country's new Emperor Naruhito. Trump is currently on an official four-day state visit to Japan. He is the first foreign leader to visit the country after the coronation of Emperor Naruhito.
Bangkok, Thailand - Three-day coronation swathed in centuries-old Buddhist and Brahmin traditions begins on Saturday May 4, 2019 as Thailand's new King, Maha Vajiralongkorn, who succeeded his late father, King Bhumibol Adulyadej, in December 2016, formally be crowned Rama X. Royalist Thais have in recent weeks been wearing yellow, the colour associated in astrology with Monday, the day on which both the king and his late father were born. (EYEPRESS/Alan Siu)
Tokyo, Japan - People take pictures of Japan's new imperial era name Reiwa in downtown Tokyo on May 1, 2019, Japan. Japan's new emperor Naruhito formally ascended the Chrysanthemum Throne, today May 1st, a day after his father Akihito abdicated. Naruhito became the 126th emperor of Japan starting the new imperial era of Reiwa, meaning beautiful harmony.
Hanoi, Vietnam - North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's armored limousine, surrounded by his phalanx of burly bodyguards, rolled into Vietnam's capital Hanoi Tuesday Feb 26, 2019 ahead of a summit with U.S President Donald Trump. (Alan Siu/EyePress)
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - Inter Europol Competition team of Poland competes during the Asian Le Mans Series Finale at Sepang F1 International Circuit in Selangor outside of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on February 24, 2019. (EyePress Newswire/FL Wong)
Palu, Indonesia - Earthquake and tsunami wage the city of Palu, Indonesia's Central Sulawesi, on Friday, September 28, 2018. Food and supplies are trickling into Indonesia as the official death toll from last week's earthquake and tsunami has now topped 1,400 people. In Palu, the situation is increasingly desperate, but 17 countries including the U.S. have promised to send aid. The city of more than 350,000 people has no running water or electricity. Food and water is scarce, as are the tools to recover the dead. (Jafar Bua/EP Image)
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - Malaysian soldiers march during the 61st Malaysia Independence Day celebrations in Putrajaya outside Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, August 31, 2018. Hari Merdeka (Independence Day) is a national day of Malaysia to commemorate the independence of the Federation of Malaya from the British colonial rule on August 31, 1957 and is celebrated on August 31 each year. (EyePress Newswire/FL Wong)
Hong Kong, Hong Kong - Health workers with radiation protective suit stand by at a pier as evacuees arrive for radiation monitoring during a Codenamed Checkerboard II, the Daya Bay Contingency Plan (DBCP) exercise in Hong Kong on Dec 20 2017. The drill which tested the response capabilities of the Government in dealing with serious nuclear incidents continued this afternoon. The starting scenario of the exercise this morning simulated fault events at the Guangdong Daya Bay Nuclear Power Station (GNPS), which led to an off-site emergency situation involving a release of radioactive materials. Relevant government bureaux and departments co-ordinated various measures to respond to the incident. (Alan Siu/EyePress)
ASIAN DIVING CUP
September 7, 2019 > Asia By F.L Wong/EyePress
Chinaís Zhang Minjie competes in the Womenís 10m platform final at the Asian Diving Cup at Bukit Jalil National Aquatic Centre in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on September 6, 2019. (EyePress Newswire/FL Wong) ...
TOKYO MOTOR SHOW 2019
October 25, 2019 > Asia By Sunny Mok/EyePress
Visitors tour the latest Toyota e-racer concept vehicle at The Tokyo Motor Show in Japan on Oct 25, 2019. The show has more than 180 companies and organizations showcasing concept cars, latest model electric vehicles and other products. (Sunny Mok/EYEPRESS) ...
HONG KONG PROTESTERS FACES
October 20, 2019 > China By James Lee/EyePress
A masked protester gestures during a banned demonstration in Hong Kong on Sunday Oct 20, 2019 as tension in the city escalated by inaction of the government response to the five demands of the protesters. (James Lee/EYEPRESS) ...
MALAYSIA MOTORCYCLE GRAND PRIX
October 31, 2019 > Asia By F.L Wong/EyePress
Honda rider Marc Marquez of Spain reacts with Ducati rider Andrea Dovizioso of Italy looks on during the pre-event press conference ahead of the Malaysia Motorcycle Grand Prix at Sepang International Circuit in Sepang, Malaysia on October 31, 2019. (EyePress Newswire/FL Wong) ...
March 18, 2019 > Europe By Alan Siu/EyePress
British and EU flags in London.. Britain could ask the European Union for a Brexit delay even after the blocís March 21-22 summit, a senior diplomat said, suggesting that the decisive moment for the stalled divorce deal might still be some time ahead. (Alan Siu/EYEPRESS) ...
CHINA CURRENCY RMB
October 23, 2019 > China By Susan Chan/EyePress
A giant screen displays a bank note of Renminbi (RMB) or Yuen, the official currency of China, at an exchange shop in Hong Kong on Oct 23, 2019. (Susan Chan/EYEPRESS) ...