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HK customs officials arrest 76-year-old man on suspicion of trafficking HK$2.3 million worth of cocaine from Ethiopia

16-Jul-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Customs officials on Sunday said they had seized more than two kilograms of suspected cocaine from an elderly man at Hong Kong International Airport. Officers intercepted the [...]
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How savvy Li Ka-shing profits from this loss-making firm’s ‘healthy ageing’ product

16-Jul-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Li Ka-shing, one of Hong Kong’s best known tycoons in his nineties, puts his money where his mouth is when it comes to fighting ageing. He has been taking Tru Niagen, a [...]
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HK Chief resignation rejected by Beijing

16-Jul-2019 Intellasia | TaiwanNews | 6:02 AM

China believes Lam the only one who can ‘clean up the mess’ The Financial Times reports that Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam has offered to leave her post on [...]
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Clashes at latest HK anti-extradition march

Clashes at latest HK anti-extradition march

16-Jul-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Police and protesters clashed again in Hong Kong Sunday as unrest caused by a widely-loathed plan to allow extraditions to mainland China showed no sign of abating. Police [...]
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HK leader says protesters in latest clashes can be called ‘rioters’

16-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Monday protesters who clashed with police on the weekend were rioters, a legally loaded term in the city, and she supported the police in [...]
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HK protesters take aim at Chinese traders

15-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong protesters clashed with police on Saturday in a town near the boundary with mainland China where thousands rallied against the presence of Chinese traders, seizing [...]
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Anheuser-Busch scraps its $9.8 billion IPO for Budweiser in HK, scuppering world’s largest fundraising plan of 2019

15-Jul-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Anheuser-Busch InBev has scrapped what could have been the largest global initial public offering (IPO) of 2019 in Hong Kong, in a setback to the city’s plan to catch [...]
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Customers over the moon with messages on HK cakes

15-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

A Hong Kong bakery is doing a roaring trade in mooncakes stamped with messages asking residents to keep up pro-democracy protests. Wah Yee Tang, a family owned bakery in the [...]
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HK protesters march near border to target traders from China

HK protesters march near border to target traders from China

15-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong protesters clashed with police on Saturday in a town near the boundary with mainland China where thousands rallied against the presence of Chinese traders, seizing [...]
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Customs seize 76 boxes of suspected counterfeit HPV vaccines in HK after patient complains of redness and swelling at injected area

15-Jul-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Customs officials have seized 76 boxes of suspected counterfeit HPV (human papillomavirus) shots in what could be the first ever recovery of fake vaccines in Hong Kong. Two [...]
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Nearly 1 in 10 people in HK likely to have depression, according to HKU survey conducted during extradition bill crisis

Nearly 1 in 10 people in HK likely to have depression, according to HKU survey conducted during extradition bill crisis

13-Jul-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Nearly one in 10 people in Hong Kong were found to have suspected depression in a study conducted during the extradition bill crisis, as the city suffered an “epidemic [...]
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Parents, friends remember HK protester ‘Raincoat Man’ who died fighting extradition law

13-Jul-2019 Intellasia | USA Today | 6:02 AM

The parents of a Hong Kong man who plunged to his death after putting up banners against divisive extradition legislation urged young people on Thursday to stay alive to [...]
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Deploy auxiliary police around ‘Lennon Walls’ to head off confrontations, says former HK minister Joseph Wong

13-Jul-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Civil Aid Service personnel and auxiliary police should be sent to patrol areas around Hong Kong’s so-called Lennon Walls to head off confrontations, a former minister [...]
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Three newborn kittens found dead with legs bound by rope among abandoned litter of five in HK village

13-Jul-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Three newborn kittens were found dead with their legs bound by rope at a refuse collection point in a northern Hong Kong village on Friday, prompting a police investigation [...]
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Central China Securities shares plunge in Shanghai and HK as asset management products face default risks

13-Jul-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Shares of Central China Securities tumbled in Shanghai and Hong Kong after the brokerage said two of its asset-management products worth 241.5 million yuan (US$35.1 million) [...]
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