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WH Group Raises $2.05 Billion in HK IPO

31-Jul-2014 Intellasia | The Wall Street Journal | 6:00 AM

Pork producer WH Group Ltd raised $2.05 billion in its second attempt at an initial public offering amid a recent rally in Asian shares. The Chinese company, which bought [...]
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HK’s CEO Signs Up for Trouble

31-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Leung Chun-ying’s next signature could be a politically costly one, for both Hong Kong and for China. Few in the city of 7.2 million imagined that Beijing’s [...]
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HK leader says Occupy protest would be ‘illegal’

31-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s leader declared a planned occupation of the city’s financial district by pro-democracy campaigners illegal Tuesday, and warned senior officials not to [...]
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First review: Jamie Oliver opens doors to HK restaurant Jamie’s Italian

31-Jul-2014 Intellasia | SCMP | 6:00 AM

The highly anticipated Jamie’s Italian officially opened its doors yesterday, with streams of diners coming in from the late afternoon to evening to sample what the [...]
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‘Shades of Life’ criticised for distorting HK’s image

31-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

TVB has recently received a huge amount of complaints over their new weekly drama, “Shades of Life”. As reported on HK Channel, the Hong Kong Communications [...]
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Indonesian Migrant Workers in HK Denied Vote

31-Jul-2014 Intellasia | The Diplomat | 6:00 AM

On the afternoon of Tuesday, July 22, the Indonesian general Elections Commission officially announced the result of the presidential election: Joko Widodo (popularly known [...]
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HKMA and Bank of Thailand launch linked clearing system

30-Jul-2014 Intellasia | SCMP | 6:00 AM

The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) and the Thai central bank yesterday launched a new cross-border clearing system, in the latest move to connect the city with other [...]
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HK Democracy Protests May Hurt Tourism, Groups Say

30-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong business associations said a threatened pro-democracy protest in the city’s financial district will dent tourism, hurting retail sales. Consumer spending in [...]
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Quite wrong to dismiss apprehensions over HK White Paper

30-Jul-2014 Intellasia | FT | 6:00 AM

Sir, Tim Summers, in his letter “Beijing is just reiterating China’s stance on Hong Kong” (July 19), contends that concerns reflected in the Financial [...]
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A Million Sign HK Petition as Democracy Fight Ratchets Up

30-Jul-2014 Intellasia | The wall Street Journal | 6:00 AM

The bitter political fight over Hong Kong’s democratic development is deepening, with one group saying that nearly one million signatures opposing the city’s [...]
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Jamie Oliver Expands to HK as He Reflects on Living Brand

30-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Jamie Oliver was in a reflective mood as he prepared for today’s opening of Jamie’s Italian in Hong Kong. “I’m a living brand: It’s quite an [...]
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Chinese pressure just shuttered HK’s version of the Huffington Post

30-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Qz | 6:00 AM

A popular pro-democracy Hong Kong news site abruptly shut down this weekend, another sign of escalation as the city girds for a showdown between demonstrators demanding [...]
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Students push for action in HK democracy battle

30-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s student activists have become local celebrities thanks to televised confrontations with officials as they demand reform – but their frustration with [...]
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HK teenagers graduate from military summer camp

30-Jul-2014 Intellasia | ECNS | 6:00 AM

Total of 260 Hong Kong students graduate from their military summer camp at San Wai Barracks of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army Garrison in the Hong Kong Special [...]
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The Rules for HK Electoral Reform

The Rules for HK Electoral Reform

29-Jul-2014 Intellasia | The Wall Street Journal | 7:30 AM

Hong Kongthis month took the first step in the procedure for constitutional reform. On July 15, Chief Executive C.Y. Leung submitted a report to the National People’s [...]
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