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How can Carrie Lam spur HK to learn about Communist Party?

19-Dec-2017 Intellasia | SCMP | 6:00 AM

It’s crystal clear that state leaders want Hong Kong to better understand the nation’s ruling party, but that could be an uphill task for the city’s chief [...]
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HK domestic helpers march to demand stronger legal protection against abuse

HK domestic helpers march to demand stronger legal protection against abuse

19-Dec-2017 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

About 50 people marched in Hong Kong on Sunday, submitting petitions to several foreign consulates to protest against employment agencies overcharging migrant workers and [...]
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Mother arrested after 12-year-old daughter found dismembered in HK flat

19-Dec-2017 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

A mother has been arrested on suspicion of murdering her 12-year-old daughter, whose dismembered body was found in a Mong Kok flat on Sunday night. Police arrived at the [...]
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Doctor jailed for 12 years over worst beauty treatment blunder in HK’s history

19-Dec-2017 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

A beauty chain owner was jailed for 12 years for manslaughter and his technician for 10 years, after a woman in Hong Kong died from an experimental cancer therapy sold to her [...]
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Police suspect murder after elderly HK man, 93, dies following fight at care home

19-Dec-2017 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong police were investigating a suspected murder on Monday after a 93-year-old man died in hospital following a fight with another resident at his Tai Po care home. A [...]
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Two HK students kicked out of graduation ceremony after not standing for national anthem

19-Dec-2017 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Two Hong Kong college students were kicked out of their own graduation ceremony on Saturday after refusing to stand for the national anthem. The social work students from [...]
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Carrie Lam announces ‘goodies’ for Hongkongers after meeting Xi Jinping

18-Dec-2017 Intellasia | SCMP | 6:00 AM

Hongkongers stand to benefit from landmark schemes such as access to jobs and school places and housing funds on the mainland, Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor [...]
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HK to push ahead with controversial dual-class shares

18-Dec-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong is set to allow controversial dual-class shares under rule changes to be proposed by the city’s stock exchange as it raises the stakes in its battle against [...]
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HK movie producer and former Weinstein associate accused of sexual misconduct

16-Dec-2017 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

A former associate of disgraced Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein has been accused of sexual misconduct by multiple women in the Hong Kong film industry. Seven women have [...]
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HK authorities reprimand, fine FXCM Asia Ltd

16-Dec-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) has reprimanded and fined FXCM Asia Limited (HK FXCM) HK$2 million ($256,118) for regulatory breaches and internal [...]
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HK’s Li & Fung set to open up 6.6 pct on $1.1 billion divestment

16-Dec-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Shares of Li & Fung Ltd were set to open up 6.6 percent on Friday after the global exporter said it would divest its furniture, beauty and sweaters businesses for $1.1 [...]
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HK ‘milkshake’ murderer challenges her life sentence

16-Dec-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

An American serving a life sentence in a Hong Kong jail for the 2003 “milkshake” murder of her Merrill Lynch banker husband made a fresh challenge against her [...]
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HK customs officers uncover three times more airmailed drugs than last year

15-Dec-2017 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

The amount of drugs caught being smuggled in and out of Hong Kong via airmail has more than trebled in the first 11 months of this year against the same period last year, [...]
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Cathay Pacific to launch direct flights from HK to Washington

15-Dec-2017 Intellasia | SCMP | 6:00 AM

The new flight, on an A350 aircraft, is expected to cut at least two hours from the current route served by multiple airlines, where there is at least one stopover Travellers [...]
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Majority of child sex abuse cases carried out by those under 18, HK organisation says

15-Dec-2017 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

More than half of offenders in suspected child sex abuse cases handled by a non-government organisation in the past year were under 18 years of age, and some were younger [...]
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