Eurasia Group | Flights canceled at Hong Kong airport amid protests

Flights canceled at Hong Kong airport amid protests

12 August 2019
Hong Kong International Airport, one of the busiest in the world, canceled all of its departing flights for the rest of the day after thousands of anti-government protesters filled the airport. This comes after another violent weekend of protests. Michael Hirson, Eurasia Group's China and Northeast Asia practice head, sits down with Yahoo Finance's Adam Shapiro, Julie Hyman, Brian Sozzi, and Emily McCormick to discuss.
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Eurasia Group China and Northeast Asia practice head Michael Hirson.
Michael Hirson leads Eurasia Group's coverage of China, with a focus on macroeconomic and financial policies, economic reforms, and political developments affecting foreign firms and investors. Prior to joining the firm, Michael served three years as US Treasury's chief representative in Beijing, engaging with China's government and the private sector on a broad set of macroeconomic, financial, and investment issues.