HONG KONG/MELBOURNE/VANCOUVER — As protests in Hong Kong stretch from summer into autumn with little sign of resolution, a surge in migration applications suggests more locals are making plans to leave the special administrative region. Their sentiments, reflected in passport paperwork and in interviews with residents, migration agents and realRead More →

PARIS — French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Thursday Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency cannot operate in Europe under current conditions, citing systemic financial risks, risks for sovereignty, and the potential for abuse of market dominance. “All these concerns about Libra are serious. I therefore want to say with plentyRead More →