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Teacher from well-known HK school among four arrested in public hospitals after clashes with police at anti-extradition protests

14-Jun-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

An injured teacher from Hong Kong’s well-known Diocesan Girls’ School was among four local men arrested in public hospitals for rioting on Wednesday evening, [...]
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Kai Tak sale: HK government postpones land tender for the first time as protests throw city out of gear

14-Jun-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

The Hong Kong government has for the first time in its history postponed the tender of a large waterfront residential site at the former Kai Tak airport after violent street [...]
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UPDATE 4-HK shuts govt offices, security tight after violent protests

14-Jun-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

* Security tight in Hong Kong * Legislative meeting adjourned on Thursday * Protesters ready to step up demonstrations * government offices to close for the rest of week * [...]
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Tensions simmer between HK riot police, protesters after day of violence

14-Jun-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong riot police and protesters braced early on Thursday for possible further clashes across the city’s financial district after a day of violence over an [...]
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Extradition bill debate postponed for second time after HK protests

14-Jun-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Legislative Council president Andrew Leung Kwan-yuen has again postponed a debate on Hong Kong’s polarising extradition bill, after thousands of protesters blocked [...]
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HK slowly returns to normal after protests, but public told to allow extra time for travel

HK slowly returns to normal after protests, but public told to allow extra time for travel

14-Jun-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong was slowly returning to normal on Thursday after clashes between police and protesters angry at the government’s determination to press ahead with its [...]
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China cyberattack hits messaging app during HK protest

14-Jun-2019 Intellasia | Asahi | 6:00 AM

An encrypted messaging app said Thursday that it was hit by a powerful cyberattack from China as a major protest unfolded in Hong Kong. The attack on the Telegram app, which [...]
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World’s most expensive city for expats? HK ranks fourth in survey topped by Zurich

14-Jun-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong has become the fourth most expensive place in the world for expats and the second most expensive in the Asia-Pacific region, according to the latest cost of living [...]
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HK protesters begin night vigil as extradition anger mounts

13-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Tensions rose in Hong Kong late Tuesday as hundreds of protesters began a nighttime vigil outside the city’s parliament, just hours before lawmakers debate a divisive [...]
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Explainer: Why proposed changes to HK’s extradition law are fuelling protests

13-Jun-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s government has indefinitely delayed the second round of debate on an extradition bill that would allow people to be sent to mainland China for trial for the [...]
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What HK’s massive protests are really about

13-Jun-2019 Intellasia | VOX | 6:00 AM

The fight over an extradition law and democracy in China, explained. On the surface, the people of Hong Kong are fighting their political leaders over a seemingly bland set [...]
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Battle for the soul of a cityHK’s protests explained

13-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Demonstrators have again taken to the streets in Hong Kong, massing in the heart of the city to oppose a controversial bill that would allow extraditions to mainland China. [...]
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Protesters Worry HK’s Freedoms Are Gradually Eroding

13-Jun-2019 Intellasia | NPR | 6:00 AM

Rachel Martin talks to pro-democracy activist and former politician Emily Lau about mass protests in Hong Kong in opposition to proposed legislation to extradite criminal [...]
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HK stocks tumble as city hit by protests

13-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Stocks sank in Hong Kong as the city was hit by huge protests that saw tens of thousands of people block key roads, businesses shut up shop and unions encourage members to [...]
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HK police fire tear gas, water as protest escalates

13-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong police fired tear gas and high-pressure water hoses against protesters who had massed outside government headquarters Wednesday in opposition to a proposed [...]
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