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Protesters gather outside office of HK justice minister Teresa Cheng, calling on her to withdraw suspended extradition bill

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

More than 100 protesters descended on the offices of Hong Kong’s justice department on Thursday morning in the latest push for the complete withdrawal of the [...]
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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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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 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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