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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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Calm returns to streets around HK police headquarters following six-hour siege by extradition bill protesters

Calm returns to streets around HK police headquarters following six-hour siege by extradition bill protesters

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

After a six-hour siege of police headquarters overnight, the second such occurrence in a week over the now-suspended extradition bill, security forces drove away protesters [...]
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HK hits export slump and worst is yet to come warns top Bank of East Asia economist, as trade war shows no signs of ending

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

Hong Kong exports and imports slumped further in May under the shadow of the US-China trade war, and the worst is yet to come, a leading economist has said. The city’s [...]
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Vindication for former HK chief executive Donald Tsang as Court of Final Appeal clears him of criminal misconduct

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

Former Hong Kong leader Donald Tsang Yam-kuen has been cleared of criminal misconduct by the city’s top court, marking an end to his long legal battle punctuated with [...]
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Protesters urge discussion of HK issues at G-20

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

Hong Kong activists opposed to contentious extradition legislation on Wednesday called on leaders of the US, the European Union and others to raise the issue with Chinese [...]
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HK protesters urge G20 to raise plight with China

HK protesters urge G20 to raise plight with China

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

Hong Kong protesters marched to major consulates on Wednesday as they called on G20 nations to confront fellow member China at an upcoming summit in Japan over sliding [...]
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HK protests raise alarm special freedoms are fading

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

China promised that for 50 years after Britain gave up control of its last colony, this shimmering financial enclave would get to keep freedoms absent in the communist-ruled [...]
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HK court quashes conviction of former leader Donald Tsang

27-Jun-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong’s top court on Wednesday quashed a conviction against former leader Donald Tsang for misconduct in public office, bringing to a close a legal battle that had [...]
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Britain bans sales of tear gas to HK after violence at protests

27-Jun-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Britain banned sales of crowd-control equipment such as tear gas to Hong Kong on Tuesday and called for an investigation after police clashed with demonstrators opposed to a [...]
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HK activists call on G20 leaders to help ‘liberate’ city

HK activists call on G20 leaders to help ‘liberate’ city

27-Jun-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

More than a thousand protesters marched to major foreign consulates on Wednesday calling on leaders at the upcoming G20 summit to raise the plight of Hong Kong with China and [...]
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The HK celebrities risking careers to join protests

27-Jun-2019 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:02 AM

Denise Ho, a Cantopop star, says most people benefit from the China market ‘so they will just say silent’. As riot police fired tear gas on protesters at a [...]
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HK protesters gearing up for G20 demonstrations amid fears of dwindling freedoms

HK protesters gearing up for G20 demonstrations amid fears of dwindling freedoms

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

Hong Kong activists are preparing for more protests this weekend in the hope of sending a message to world leaders gathering for the G20 summit in nearby Osaka, Japan. [...]
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Extradition bill protesters hold ‘marathon petition’, calling at HK consulates of G20 nations, ahead of Osaka summit

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

Hundreds of protesters were out on Wednesday to draw international attention to their campaign against Hong Kong’s now-suspended extradition bill, petitioning one [...]
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