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HK stocks rise as China reserve cut boosts banks

05-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong stocks rose on Tuesday, led by Chinese banks and insurers after China’s central bank cut reserve ratios and by materials shares after Beijing reported [...]
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Two HK Political Journals Close Shop After Four Decades

05-Oct-2017 Intellasia | RFA | 6:00 AM

Two outspoken Hong Kong political journals set up in the 1970s to counter communist propaganda in then British colony have announced they will cease publication. Cheng Ming, [...]
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The making of HK’s famous ‘fire dragon’

05-Oct-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Thousands of festival-goers packed a historic neighbourhood of Hong Kong to watch a “fire dragon” lit with incense sticks dance through the streets in a [...]
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HK stocks flirt with 10-year high

05-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Marketwatch | 6:00 AM

Stocks in Asia-Pacific were largely higher in early action, building on fresh records for US indexes overnight, with Hong Kong flirting with 10-year highs Wednesday. Hong [...]
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Maiden policy address to feature tech initiatives, HK leader Carrie Lam reveals

03-Oct-2017 Intellasia | SCMP | 6:00 AM

Top official accentuates positive developments and hints at delivering comprehensive remarks next week Hong Kong’s top official has confirmed she will announce new [...]
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A HK apartment sets an Asian price record, amid government curbs

03-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Domain.com | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong home prices hit all-time highs this year, shrugging off government restrictions to cool the market as well as concerns that another real-estate crash could deal a [...]
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Stock Picker Who Snared a 7,000pct HK Return Eyes His Next Win

03-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Money manager Andrew Neville barely blinks when asked to pick his portfolio’s crown jewel. Sunny Optical Technology Group Co. has returned about 7,000 percent to his [...]
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Three years after Umbrella Movement, HKers back on the streets

Three years after Umbrella Movement, HKers back on the streets

03-Oct-2017 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

Almost three years to the day after the 2014 Umbrella Movement shut down parts of Hong Kong, thousands of people once again took to the streets Sunday. As the city’s [...]
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HK’s Kids Are Turning to Parents for Home Loans

30-Sep-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s de facto central bank is keeping a close eye on a trend that’s become increasingly apparent as home prices have soared in the world’s least [...]
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Protesters in HK demand full democracy on ‘Occupy’ anniversary

Protesters in HK demand full democracy on ‘Occupy’ anniversary

30-Sep-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Hundreds of protesters in Hong Kong on Thursday demanded full democracy outside government headquarters, speaking out against China’s suppression of civil liberties on [...]
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China’s Uber-Rich Prompt Haitong to Build HK Private Bank

30-Sep-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Haitong International Securities Group Ltd, a unit of China’s second-largest brokerage, plans to add about 100 jobs in Hong Kong as it seeks to draw more of the [...]
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HK private home prices climb to fresh highs in August

30-Sep-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s private home prices climbed to a fresh peak in August, hitting highs for the 10th month in a row and extending gains to a 17th month, government data [...]
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Prison is an inevitable part of HK’s exhausting path to democracy

29-Sep-2017 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:00 AM

In the first of a series of columns for the Guardian from his cell, the political activist says his detention is shining a light on China’s authoritarianism Life at the [...]
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HK’s Airport Needs $8.8 Billion Debt for Third Runway

29-Sep-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Construction workers have already started the work toward filling in part of the South China Sea to make room for Hong Kong airport’s third runway. The project is also [...]
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Mandarin Scraps Sale of HK’s Excelsior; Shares Slump

28-Sep-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Mandarin Oriental International Ltd plunged after scrapping the sale of Hong Kong’s Excelsior Hotel, a rare setback in the city’s frenzied property market. The [...]
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