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Banks in Hong Kong suspend operations amid street protests

Not business-as-usual: Demonstrators gathering near the central government offices in Hong Kong's business district of Admiralty on Monday.

[SINGAPORE] As Hong Kong's Central financial district and some major commercial areas remain paralysed by pro-democracy protesters, Singapore banks have had to shutter some of their branches in the Special Administrative Region.DBS Bank, which has 50 branches in Hong Kong said at 1pm on Monday