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HK police threaten to fire live ammunition at democracy protesters

19-Nov-2019 Intellasia | The Telegraph | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong police stormed into Hong Kong Polytechnic University on Monday after an all-night standoff with protesters, with police threatening to use live ammunition against [...]
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The Latest: Court strikes down HK mask ban

19-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

The Latest on Hong Kong protests (all times local): 3 p.m. The head editor of China’s nationalistic Global Times newspaper says Hong Kong police should use snipers to [...]
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HK records worst weekend sales of homes since June as intensifying violence keeps buyers away

19-Nov-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong residential property sales on Sunday recorded their worst performance since the social unrest started in June after buyers stayed away amid intensifying protests. [...]
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Stand up to violence and don’t waver, HK’s former leader Leung Chun-ying urges, insisting that police actions are having effect on protesters

Stand up to violence and don’t waver, HK’s former leader Leung Chun-ying urges, insisting that police actions are having effect on protesters

18-Nov-2019 Intellasia | | 9:32 AM

Former Hong Kong leader Leung Chun-ying has reportedly urged members of the public not to be cowed by the ongoing violence in the city as he insists police actions have [...]
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Protesters set fire to hold off police at HK campus

Protesters set fire to hold off police at HK campus

18-Nov-2019 Intellasia | | 9:23 AM

Pro-democracy demonstrators holed up in a Hong Kong university campus set the main entrance ablaze Monday to prevent surrounding police moving in, after officers warned they [...]
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HK police threaten to use live bullets as standoff with protesters escalates

18-Nov-2019 Intellasia | | 9:21 AM

Hong Kong police threatened on Monday to use live bullets if “rioters” used lethal weapons and committed other acts of violence, after the latest flare up during [...]
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HK riot police carry out dawn raid on university after battle with protesters

HK riot police carry out dawn raid on university after battle with protesters

18-Nov-2019 Intellasia | | 9:20 AM

Police attempted to storm Hong Kong’s Polytechnic University after a daylong battle with protesters which saw levels of violence between the two sides reach new heights [...]
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Spotlight: Japan, Korean business lobbies agree to deepen ties through dialogue

Spotlight: Japan, Korean business lobbies agree to deepen ties through dialogue

18-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Xinhua | 7:10 AM

Business lobbies from Japan and South Korea agreed here on Friday that the continuation of dialogue was important as is the cooperation by both sides towards future-oriented [...]
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US senators seek quick passage of HK rights bill

US senators seek quick passage of HK rights bill

18-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Two senior US senators began a process on Thursday for the US Senate to quickly pass legislation that would place Hong Kong’s special treatment by the United States [...]
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‘If HK falls, Taiwan is next’: former US diplomat

18-Nov-2019 Intellasia | FocusTaiwan | 6:02 AM

As tensions between pro-democracy protesters and police in Hong Kong continue to escalate, former American Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley is warning that [...]
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Rebellious students abandon occupation of HK campus

18-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Rebellious students and anti-government protesters abandoned their occupation of at least one major Hong Kong university after a near weeklong siege by police, but some other [...]
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HK’s biggest music festival cancelled over political unrest

18-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Clockenflap, Hong Kong’s biggest music festival, has been cancelled, organisers said on Friday, the highest-profile event so far to fall victim to the increasingly [...]
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HK losing its crown in luxury Swiss watch market: Panerai CEO

18-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong’s decade-long position as the largest market for Swiss watch exports won’t last as other regions see accelerated growth, the chief of top brand Officine [...]
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Alibaba gets strong demand for $13.4 billion HK listing: sources

18-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Alibaba’s (BABA.N) order books for its $13.4 billion Hong Kong share sale have already been covered “multiple times,” sources with direct knowledge of the [...]
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HK protests: police treat death of 70-year-old cleaner as murder, saying he was struck by brick thrown with malice

HK protests: police treat death of 70-year-old cleaner as murder, saying he was struck by brick thrown with malice

18-Nov-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

A 70-year-old cleaner who died after being hit on the head by a brick during a clash between anti-government protesters and residents in Sheung Shui was [...]
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