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Civil servants join HK protests as Beijing accuses US

Civil servants join HK protests as Beijing accuses US

05-Aug-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong civil servants and supporters crowded into a public park Friday to join a pro-democracy movement that China’s top diplomat accused Western nations of [...]
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Is it safe to visit HK while the city is being rocked by mass protests?

05-Aug-2019 Intellasia | CNN | 6:02 AM

“Don’t shoot me.” That was the message one pro-democracy protester held up, on the sort of sign usually reserved for the names of hotel guests, as [...]
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Protesters gather in HK as rival rally supports police

05-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong police fired multiple tear gas rounds on Saturday night in confrontations with black-clad activists in the city’s Kowloon area, as the Chinese-controlled [...]
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Refinitiv removes Reuters story on HK protests from screens in China

05-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Under pressure from Chinese regulators, financial information provider Refinitiv has removed from its Eikon terminals in China a Reuters story detailing how an official with [...]
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HK police warn protests off designated route illegal

05-Aug-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

On one end of a Hong Kong street, protesters dressed in black ducked behind umbrellas and makeshift barricades, occasionally throwing bricks or slinging rocks. On the other [...]
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Lawmakers urge US to block sales of crowd-control gear to HK

05-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

A bipartisan group of US lawmakers on Friday urged the Trump Administration to suspend future sales of munitions and crowd-control equipment to Hong Kong police which has [...]
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HK protesters defy China warnings with weekend rallies

HK protesters defy China warnings with weekend rallies

05-Aug-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Anti-government protesters in Hong Kong kicked off a new mass rally on Saturday as they defy increasingly stern warnings from China over weeks-long unrest that has plunged [...]
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ONE COUNTRY, TWO SYSTEMS IS THE BEST SYSTEM FOR HONG KONG, CHINA AND THE WORLDINCLUDING AMERICA | OPINION

05-Aug-2019 Intellasia | News Week | 6:02 AM

Recent events in Hong Kong have drawn significant international speculation. Problematically, some commentators have gone so far as to question the efficacy and even [...]
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China signals possible military intervention to stop the HK protests

03-Aug-2019 Intellasia | VOX | 6:02 AM

Chinese political and military leaders this week have made a series of statements and possible moves that could foreshadow a future bloody outcome: Beijing’s forces [...]
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Founder of banned HK independence party arrested: police source

03-Aug-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

The founder of a banned Hong Kong independence party has been arrested in a raid where offensive weapons and explosives were found, a senior police source told AFP Friday, as [...]
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China is blaming the US for the HK protests. Can that really be true?

03-Aug-2019 Intellasia | CNN | 6:02 AM

The Chinese Foreign Ministry on Tuesday accused the United States of influencing the increasingly violent pro-democracy protests that have rocked Hong Kong for two months. [...]
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Police associations slam ‘wicked and dehumanising’ hate message from HK online user claiming to be nurse, who suggested improper treatment for officers

03-Aug-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Four Hong Kong police staff associations have urged the Hospital Authority to look into whether a public hospital nurse delivered hate messages online threatening to harm [...]
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Thousands of HK civil servants to rally, wave of protests planned

Thousands of HK civil servants to rally, wave of protests planned

03-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Thousands of Hong Kong civil servants are planning to rally on Friday night in support of protesters and to urge authorities to rebuild confidence in the government as [...]
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Most HK residents oppose government’s new air-quality proposals, survey finds

03-Aug-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

More than 70 per cent of Hongkongers interviewed in a survey are not satisfied with the government’s proposed tightening of the city’s five-year air-quality [...]
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HK No 2 official Matthew Cheung seeking treatment for ‘tiny cyst’ in nose and still fit for work, office says

03-Aug-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong’s No 2 official Matthew Cheung Kin-chung is seeking medical treatment for a “tiny cyst”in his nose, his office has confirmed, after a local [...]
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