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Education centre boss, 22, buys $117 million HK villa on Mount Nicholson even as city’s property remains downbeat

29-Jun-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

The 22-year-old chief executive of a high-end education centre has splashed out HK$916 million (US$117.33 million) for a house at one of Hong Kong’s most prestigious [...]
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HK’s used home prices rose at a slower pace in May as escalating trade war deters buyers from big-ticket purchases

29-Jun-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Prices of Hong Kong’s lived-in homes increased at a slower pace in May, as the escalation of the US-China trade war created uncertainty for the city’s business [...]
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Beijing will not rest until it controls HK. We must keep fighting

29-Jun-2019 Intellasia | TheGuardian | 6:02 AM

In Hong Kong, we have pushed back against the extradition bill. But China is finding other ways to attack our freedom Let’s put it in plain words: the people of Hong [...]
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HK protesters continue to demonstrate as leader hides from public

HK protesters continue to demonstrate as leader hides from public

29-Jun-2019 Intellasia | FoxNews | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong protesters in opposition to their legislation’s proceedings regarding an extradition bill demonstrated outside the Department of Justice’s headquarters [...]
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HK tycoon, 22, drops $117 million on luxury home

29-Jun-2019 Intellasia | CNA | 6:02 AM

The 22-year-old son of a business tycoon has dropped $117 million on a luxury home in Hong Kong, the latest purchase to highlight the huge wealth gap in a city currently [...]
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First case of multidrug-resistant fungal species Candida auris recorded at HK’s Princess Margaret Hospital

29-Jun-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

A Hongkonger is in isolation after contracting a fungal infection of a multidrug-resistant species never before recorded in the city. The 48-year-old man was admitted to the [...]
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HK protesters have but one demand: The rule of law

29-Jun-2019 Intellasia | The Hill | 6:02 AM

The 2 million demonstrators in the streets of Hong Kong earlier this month turned out to support a fundamental principle: rule of law. Rule of law makes Hong Kong a special [...]
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Keep the faith: Religion on front lines of HK protests

29-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Held aloft above a sea of protesters marching through the heart of Hong Kong, the hand-written cardboard sign made an unusual demand: “Stop using baton or we sing [...]
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Parents feel financial strain but continue to dip into their pockets to help grown-up children, HK survey shows

28-Jun-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong parents are feeling more financially strain providing for their young children, yet they are still willing to dig deep to help pay for their children’s homes, [...]
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HK police quit posts at two city hospitals after complaining they were verbally abused over extradition bill arrests

28-Jun-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Police have been accused of being irresponsible and putting retaliation before Hongkongers’ interests for suspending round-the-clock services at their posts in two [...]
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Man who attended extradition bill protest arrested on suspicion of murder in HK ferry pier dispute

28-Jun-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

A man has been arrested for murder over the death of a man whom he clashed with in an argument over queuing at a Central ferry pier. The 26-year-old salesman was said to have [...]
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HK named the most expensive city in the world for expats

28-Jun-2019 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong is the most expensive city in the world for people working abroad, new research has found, with Asian cities continuing to dominate as the priciest locations for [...]
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HK protesters push ahead as territory’s leader unseen

28-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Protesters opposed to legislation they fear would reduce Hong Kong’s judicial independence rallied outside the Justice Department Thursday, as the territory’s [...]
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HK protesters urge world leaders to support them at G20 summit

28-Jun-2019 Intellasia | CNN | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong protesters are appealing for foreign support in their fight for political freedom, calling on world leaders to act ahead of the summit of the Group of 20 major [...]
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Taiwan halts NT$1 billion investment by HK firm with ‘extreme deep connections’ to Beijing on security grounds

28-Jun-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

The largest property development project in Taipei has been halted, after Taiwan’s ministry of economic affairs blocked a key investor citing national security [...]
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