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More than 40 per cent of Hongkongers want to emigrate amid ongoing protests, survey finds

More than 40 per cent of Hongkongers want to emigrate amid ongoing protests, survey finds

12-Oct-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

More than 40 per cent of Hongkongers want to emigrate amid the ongoing social unrest, according to a recent survey by Chinese University, compared with around a third of [...]
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Apple chief defends pulling app used by HK protestors

12-Oct-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Apple chief Tim Cook on Thursday defended the decision to pull an app used by protesters in Hong Kong to track police, according to a leaked email to employees obtained by a [...]
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‘No one showed up!’ HK’s protests face acid test

12-Oct-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Ronald sacrificed his lunchtime to join the protest in a Hong Kong park. He quivered at the prospect of communing with hundreds of like-minded office workers stirred by the [...]
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Hundreds take to HK streets ahead of new round of weekend protests

12-Oct-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Hundreds of mask-wearing pro-democracy protesters marched through Hong Kong’s central business district at lunchtime on Friday, occupying a main thoroughfare and [...]
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HK’s metro, legislature open but more protests planned

12-Oct-2019 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong’s metro operator opened all its stations on Friday for the first time in a week, before another round of anti-government protests at the weekend, as the [...]
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HK protests: police have right to remove masks from reporters and patients at any time under new law, top brass tell frontline officers

HK protests: police have right to remove masks from reporters and patients at any time under new law, top brass tell frontline officers

12-Oct-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong police have the right to remove masks from reporters and patients at any time, the force’s top brass have told frontline officers and that anyone who resists [...]
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Mental health in HK at its worst level in eight years, affected by ongoing social unrest: survey

11-Oct-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Hongkongers’ mental health has deteriorated to its worst level in eight years, with ongoing anti-government protests adding to the stress experienced by residents, [...]
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Swedish tech firm Yubico hands HK protesters free security keys amid fears over police tactics online

11-Oct-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

A Swedish tech company renowned for encryption has donated hundreds of security keys to Hong Kong’s protest movement after an activist sought help in repelling police [...]
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More HK protests planned as metro limps back to business

More HK protests planned as metro limps back to business

11-Oct-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong protesters prepared for demonstrations around the city on Thursday as shopping malls said they would close early to avoid becoming targets and the city’s [...]
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Apple pulls HK app used by protesters after China warning

Apple pulls HK app used by protesters after China warning

11-Oct-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Apple on Thursday removed a Hong Kong map application used by pro-democracy protesters, saying it endangered police, after China warned the US tech giant to drop the app. [...]
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China’s Topsports rises 8pct in HK debut after $1 billion IPO

11-Oct-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Shares in Topsports International Holdings (6110.HK) rose nearly 8 percent on debut in Hong Kong on Thursday after China’s largest sportswear manufacturer raised $1.0 [...]
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Extinction Rebellion to launch ‘HK-style’ occupation of London City Airport

11-Oct-2019 Intellasia | The Telegraph | 6:02 AM

Extinction Rebellion activists are to begin their three-day “Hong Kong-style” occupation of London City Airport. The protest group says its members intend to [...]
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HK police launch probe after finding pistol and live ammunition in a car parked on street

11-Oct-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

A pistol and a magazine with four rounds of ammunition were found in a car parked on a Hong Kong street on Wednesday, prompting police to launch an investigation. The handgun [...]
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Apple pulls police-tracking app used in HK protests after consulting authorities

11-Oct-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Apple Inc on Wednesday removed an app that protestors in Hong Kong have used to track police movements from its app store, saying it violated rules because it was used to [...]
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In an about-face, Apple removes HK protest map app following China backlash

11-Oct-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Apple on Thursday removed from its App Store a Hong Kong location map app that tracks protests activities following a backlash from China, in an about-face after it first [...]
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