Hong Kong airport cancels all flights for the remainder of the day due to protests

Hong Kong International Airport, one of the world’s busiest terminals, has canceled all departures for the remainder of the day, citing serious disruption due to protests. The airport authority said Monday it had canceled all flights not yet checked in by the afternoon. Around 5,000 anti-government protesters had been demonstrating at the airport for a fourth day on Monday. Some activists had reportedly moved to the departure area and caused disruption, according to the Hong Kong police. The air


Hong Kong International Airport, one of the world’s busiest terminals, has canceled all departures for the remainder of the day, citing serious disruption due to protests. The airport authority said Monday it had canceled all flights not yet checked in by the afternoon. Around 5,000 anti-government protesters had been demonstrating at the airport for a fourth day on Monday. Some activists had reportedly moved to the departure area and caused disruption, according to the Hong Kong police. The air
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Hong Kong airport cancels all flights for the remainder of the day due to protests

Hong Kong International Airport, one of the world’s busiest terminals, has canceled all departures for the remainder of the day, citing serious disruption due to protests.

The airport authority said Monday it had canceled all flights not yet checked in by the afternoon. Around 5,000 anti-government protesters had been demonstrating at the airport for a fourth day on Monday. Some activists had reportedly moved to the departure area and caused disruption, according to the Hong Kong police. The police declined to say if it would move to clear the demonstrators.

The airport authority said in a statement: “Airport operations at Hong Kong International Airport have been seriously disrupted as a result of the public assembly at the airport today.”

“The traffic to the airport is very congested, and the car park spaces at all car parks are already full. Members of the public are advised not to come to the airport,” it added. It later advised all passengers to leave the terminal building as soon as possible.

The increasingly violent protests since June have plunged the Asian financial hub into its most serious crisis in decades and are one of the biggest popular challenges to Chinese leader Xi Jinping since he came to power in 2012.


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Compared to its harsh December performance, when the S&P lost about 9 percent, the market bounced back in January. During that month, the S&P 500 recouped almost all of its month-prior loss, gaining about 8 percent. Since 1980, there have been only five other occurrences in which the S&P 500 gained between 5% and 10% in January, according to a CNBC analysis using Kensho. This tended to be a positive sign for the remainder of the year. It’s added an average of almost 14% more, trading positively


Compared to its harsh December performance, when the S&P lost about 9 percent, the market bounced back in January. During that month, the S&P 500 recouped almost all of its month-prior loss, gaining about 8 percent. Since 1980, there have been only five other occurrences in which the S&P 500 gained between 5% and 10% in January, according to a CNBC analysis using Kensho. This tended to be a positive sign for the remainder of the year. It’s added an average of almost 14% more, trading positively
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January's rebound is a positive sign for stocks this year

Compared to its harsh December performance, when the S&P lost about 9 percent, the market bounced back in January.

During that month, the S&P 500 recouped almost all of its month-prior loss, gaining about 8 percent.

Since 1980, there have been only five other occurrences in which the S&P 500 gained between 5% and 10% in January, according to a CNBC analysis using Kensho.

This tended to be a positive sign for the remainder of the year.

In the following “February to end-of-December” period, the index surged.

It’s added an average of almost 14% more, trading positively 80% of the time.


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After the Russell 2K gains 5%+ in January – May

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After the Russell 2K gains 5%+ in January – May3 Hours AgoThe Russell 2K is on pace to end the month of May up over 5%. After similar gains the small caps tend to jump another 8.8% the remainder of the year.
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