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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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US: China extradition plan puts HK special status at risk

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

The State Department said Monday that Hong Kong’s special status with the US is at risk over proposed changes to a law that would allow the extradition of individuals [...]
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If HK extradition bill passes, what will happen?

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

Hong Kong’s government plans to discuss its controversial extradition bill starting Wednesday, but hundreds protested outside the Legislative Council’s building [...]
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Does the extradition law really spell the death of HK? Some businesses say yes

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

Hong Kong is a city built for business. Seized by the British after the first Opium War ended in 1842 and used as a base for trade in drugs and other products, in the late [...]
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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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The Guardian view on HK’s extradition protests: an essential stand

13-Jun-2019 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:00 AM

Hundreds of thousands have rallied against legal changes that imperil the region’s freedoms. They deserve support, even if China’s leaders are unlikely to shift [...]
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HK football fans boo China anthem as protests swell

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

Hong Kong football fans booed the Chinese national anthem and held signs opposing government plans to allow extraditions to the mainland at a home match against Taiwan on [...]
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HK gears up for fresh protests, strikes as anger boils over

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

Hong Kong geared for more protests, including strikes, transport go-slows and even picnics, against a proposed extradition law that would allow people to be sent to China for [...]
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Bill that set off big protest to go to HK legislature

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

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said Tuesday a highly controversial extradition bill will proceed to the legislature for debate after the territory’s largest protests in at [...]
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HK extradition bill: police to flood streets with 5,000 officers as city braces for second wave of protests

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

Hong Kong police are planning to flood the streets with 5,000 officers in response to calls for a second wave of protests outside the city’s legislature and [...]
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HK needs cardiac arrest register, say doctors, as city’s survival rate lags United States and Europe

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

A register of cardiac arrests that take place outside Hong Kong hospitals would help improve the city’s survival rate, doctors have said. Doctors writing in the latest [...]
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HK leader defiant as city gears up for fresh protests, strikes

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

Hong Kong geared for more protests, including strikes, transport go-slows and even picnics, against a proposed extradition law that would allow people to be sent to China for [...]
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US warns extradition law changes may jeopardise HK’s special status

US warns extradition law changes may jeopardise HK’s special status

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

The United States said on Monday it was gravely concerned about proposed amendments to Hong Kong laws that would allow suspects to be extradited to mainland China and warned [...]
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The HK maker of Transformers toys rushes to ship orders for the US holiday season to beat Trump’s tariffs

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

Hong Kong toymaker Jeffrey Lam Kin-fung is feeling the pressure from US President Donald Trump’s import tariffs, even though his products are not yet subject to any [...]
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