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HK$300000 drone-killer ‘guns’ available in HK

23-May-2017 Intellasia | SCMP | 6:00 AM

Institutions and government departments looking to beef up security against unauthorised drones will soon be able to purchase an anti-drone “gun” to take down the [...]
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HK-bound Cathay Pacific flight suffers bird hit

23-May-2017 Intellasia | India Today | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong-bound Cathay Pacific returned to the airport after a bird crashed into its right side of nose, when it was flying at a low altitude, after 35 minutes of flight. [...]
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Cathay Pacific sacks 600 staff in major shakeup

23-May-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s flagship airline Cathay Pacific said Monday it would cut 600 staff including a quarter of its management, as part of its biggest shakeup in two decades to [...]
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Loss-making Cathay Pacific makes biggest job cuts in 20 years

23-May-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd (HKSE:0293.HK – News) said on Monday it was cutting 600 jobs, its biggest headcount reduction in almost two decades, as it seeks to return to [...]
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Ghost of the 1997 Crisis Stalks HK’s Economy

23-May-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

In 1997, the Asian financial crisis touched off a six-year property bust in Hong Kong that shaved more than two-thirds off prices and saddled the city with a stagnant economy [...]
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Under New CEO, Cathay Cuts Jobs in Biggest Revamp in 20 Years

23-May-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd., Asia’s biggest international airline, will eliminate 600 jobs as part of the biggest revamp in two decades following its first loss in [...]
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HK Property Stocks Brush Off Latest Cooling Measures

23-May-2017 Intellasia | Barrons | 6:00 AM

Shares in Hong Kong property developers were mixed in Monday morning trading after authorities had another crack at cooling the Asian financial hub’s red-hot property [...]
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Pro-democracy lawmakers to impeach HK leader

Pro-democracy lawmakers to impeach HK leader

22-May-2017 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong pro-democracy lawmakers announced Friday they will pursue a bid to impeach the city’s outgoing leader after he intervened in a probe into his own acceptance [...]
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HK’s Startup Ecosystem Is Thriving – But This Is How It Becomes A Global Hub

22-May-2017 Intellasia | Forbes | 6:00 AM

My very first investment into a startup company was back in 2010. Sentiment had finally turned positive again after the global financial crisis and Facebook and Twitter were [...]
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Short sellers brave the HK market once again

20-May-2017 Intellasia | FT | 6:00 AM

Flurry of activity comes despite ability of companies to quickly suspend shares Heard about the Hong Kong-listed Chinese company alleged to have smoothed its earnings using a [...]
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Snowden lashes out at HK for rejecting refugees

20-May-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Fugitive whistleblower Edward Snowden hit back at the Hong Kong government Thursday for rejecting the protection bids of a group of refugees who sheltered him while he was [...]
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China-HK bridge to unity, or tentacle of Beijing control?

20-May-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

As a 19-mile bridge between Hong Kong and China across the Pearl River estuary nears completion, Chinese officials are hoping it will bring more than economic integration at [...]
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Stories of HK: Hopes and fears on landmark anniversary

20-May-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Divided by age, wealth and politics, the people of Hong Kong will mark the 20th anniversary of its transfer from Britain back to China with contrasting emotions: anger and [...]
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HK Link Road of HK-Zhuhai-Macau bridge project connected

20-May-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Thousands of men in their Sunday best and women in colourful traditional dress lined the streets of Pyongyang to give the scientists and workers behind North Korea’s [...]
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Expat Packages Are Worsening in Singapore and HK: Survey

19-May-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

The value of pay and benefits packages for expatriates moving to Hong Kong and Singapore continued to decline last year, according consultancy firm ECA International. For [...]
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