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‘HK is not out of the woods yet,’ despite signs of US-China trade war deal, says trade chief Edward Yau

07-May-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

The dark clouds over Hong Kong’s trade sector will not go away overnight, even if a breakthrough is imminent in the US-China trade war, the city’s commerce [...]
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‘Gutless’ pan-democrats and ‘insincere’ officials missed opportunity to meet Beijing’s No 2 man in HK highlights lasting divide between both sides

07-May-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

At a teahouse beside Hangzhou’s scenic West Lake, Beijing official Huang Liuquan sat down to dim sum with a group of Hong Kong reporters, lawmakers and officials. It [...]
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Stock markets in China and HK awash in losses as Trump’s surprise tweet rekindles concerns of escalating trade war

07-May-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Stock indexes tumbled in China and Hong Kong, after US President Donald Trump threatened to more than double America’s tariffs on Chinese goods, in a surprise move that [...]
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HK film student who stripped naked and tied red rope to genitals during Pride Parade performance denies indecently exposing himself

06-May-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

A Hong Kong university student who stripped naked and tied a red rope around his genitals in a street performance during last year’s Pride Parade has denied committing [...]
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There’s a new chapter in HK’s struggle for democracy and autonomy

06-May-2019 Intellasia | Washington Post | 6:00 AM

What happened to the Umbrella Movement leaders? And what is Beijing trying to do? On April 9, a Hong Kong district court convicted nine core leaders of the 2014 Umbrella [...]
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Here’s How Small a $1 Million Apartment Is in the World’s Most Expensive City

06-May-2019 Intellasia | Money | 6:00 AM

The fact that Hong Kong is an expensive place to buy a home might not surprise you. After all, the city is routinely ranked among the most expensive places to live in the [...]
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China tightens the screws on HK

China tightens the screws on HK

06-May-2019 Intellasia | The Hill | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s citizens have taken to the streets in recent weeks to protest a proposed change to the city’s extradition laws that would allow for the transfer of [...]
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Archbishop of Canterbury visits Jackie Pullinger to see discipleship in action

04-May-2019 Intellasia | Anglican News | 6:00 AM

Meeting under theme “Equipping God’s People: Going deeper in intentional discipleship” at the seventeenth Anglican Consultative Council (ACC-17) in Hong [...]
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HK’s Economy Grew Slower Than Expected in First Quarter

03-May-2019 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s economy expanded at the weakest pace since the aftermath of the global financial crisis a decade ago, as a fragile global outlook and the US-China trade war [...]
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HK firm sells interest in California port terminal, report says

03-May-2019 Intellasia | UPI | 6:00 AM

A Hong Kong-based company has sold its interest in the Long Beach Container Terminal in California, following US government concerns of China-related national security, [...]
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HK resident Jerry Chun Shing Lee, an ex-CIA officer, pleads guilty to spying for China

03-May-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

A former US intelligence officer pleaded guilty on Wednesday to charges of conspiring to deliver top secret national defence information to China and unlawful retention of [...]
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HK driver jailed for 15 months for running over woman waiting for bus and severing her leg

03-May-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

A Hong Kong judge praised a mother’s heroism on Tuesday as he sentenced a driver to 15 months in jail for running over the woman as she waited for a bus with her [...]
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Manulife HK reports strong results for the first quarter of 2019

03-May-2019 Intellasia | PR Newswire | 6:00 AM

The Manulife group of companies operating in Hong Kong (“Manulife Hong Kong”) today reported strong results for the first quarter of 2019.Key results as compared [...]
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HK Interbank Rates Seen Staying High, Buoying Dollar

03-May-2019 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong borrowing costs are expected to remain stubbornly high over the rest of the quarter, supporting the local currency. That’s according to Carie Li, an economist [...]
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HK Airlines pilots quit as financial problems clip carrier’s wings

02-May-2019 Intellasia | The Loadstar | 6:00 AM

A group of pilots has come onto the recruitment market following problems at Hong Kong Airlines. Some 50 pilots are said to have left the struggling carrier already, and it [...]
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