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Drunk man snatches HK policeman’s gun and fires three shots, injuring two officers

16-Mar-2018 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

A Hong Kong policeman was shot and another wounded by a drunk man who snatched a gun from one of the officers early Thursday morning in Sha Tin. The suspect fired three shots [...]
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HK’s judges voice fears over China influence in judiciary

16-Mar-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

As Hong Kong’s judges and senior lawyers paraded in ceremonial wigs and gowns on January 8 to mark the start of the legal year, anxieties over China’s growing [...]
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UBS’s ‘Warrants King’ Has a New Role Managing HK Wealth

15-Mar-2018 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Johnny Yu, who earned the nickname “King of Warrants” during his 13 years selling the financial derivatives at UBS Group AG in Hong Kong, is moving to the [...]
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My night in a tube home, low-cost housing concept for HK cosy, but noisy and, in midwinter, chilly

15-Mar-2018 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

When I told friends I was planning to spend a night in a renovated water pipe, some were understandably concerned. They needn’t have worried; their image of me sleeping [...]
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HK’s Cathay Pacific posts HK$1.26 bn loss for 2017

15-Mar-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong flag carrier Cathay Pacific on Wednesday announced a HK$1.26 billion ($161 million) net loss for 2017, marking the first back-to-back annual loss in its 71-year [...]
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Industries in HK with the biggest hiring demands

15-Mar-2018 Intellasia | Human Resources Online | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong employers to have a net employment outlook +16 percent in the second quarter of 2018 according to Manpower Group’s quarterly employment outlook survey (MEOS). [...]
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HK’s Democracy Movement Suffers a Blow as Pro-Beijing Rivals Gain Ground in Election

14-Mar-2018 Intellasia | Time | 6:00 AM

After Hong Kong’s pro-democracy camp failed to win back all four seats in a crucial by-election Sunday, activists say they fear China’s freest city could [...]
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No terms limits could give Xi more sway on HK, Taiwan

14-Mar-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

China’s move to scrap term limits and allow Xi Jinping to serve as president indefinitely puts him on track to deal with some of the country’s weightiest [...]
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Contentious by-elections disappoint HK’s democrats

14-Mar-2018 Intellasia | The Economist | 6:00 AM

Their strength in the territory’s Legislative Council has fallen below an important threshold FOR 16 months, two seats in Hong Kong’s Legislative Council have sat [...]
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4 candidates win HK Legislative Council by-election

14-Mar-2018 Intellasia | Xinhua | 6:00 AM

Four candidates have won the 2018 Legislative Council (LegCo) by-election of China’s Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR), Hong Kong’s Electoral [...]
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Cardinal Zen: The HK firebrand taking on Beijing

14-Mar-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong Cardinal Joseph Zen has earned a reputation as a fighterand the octogenarian’s latest battle pits him against Vatican officials and Beijing over a deal he [...]
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HK democrats struggle to recapture lost ground in by-elections

13-Mar-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Polling kicked off across Hong Kong in crucial by-elections on Sunday, with opposition democrats urging the city’s 2.1 million eligible voters to cast [...]
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HK democrats seek to recapture lost ground in by-elections

13-Mar-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Low early turnout in Hong Kong by-elections on Sunday raised alarms in the city’s pro-democracy camp while some voters also voiced concerns over Hong Kong’s [...]
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Sinochem plans $2 billion HK IPO of oil assets: IFR

13-Mar-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China’s Sinochem Group has invited banks to pitch for roles in a proposed Hong Kong listing of its key oil assets, which could raise about $2 billion, IFR reported on [...]
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Scuffles in HK at key vote for democrats

Scuffles in HK at key vote for democrats

13-Mar-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s best-known young activists were heckled by Chinese nationalists in tense scenes Sunday as the city’s pro-democracy camp tries to claw back lost seats [...]
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