Scuffles broke out between
demonstrators and police in Hong Kong on Thursday as hundreds of
people kept up a protest against a planned extradition law with
mainland China, a day after police fired tear gas and rubber
bullets to break up big crowds.
U.S. Senator Marco Rubio has
written to the CEO of global index provider MSCI Inc
seeking information on why the company has included certain
Chinese stocks in its widely tracked emerging market index, his
office said on Thursday.
Latvia's parliament on Thursday
passed a bill aimed at strengthening control over the financial
watchdog as the Baltic state moves to distance itself from a
series of scandals that have hit the banking sector in recent