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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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HK leader refuses to scrap extradition bill despite rally

HK leader refuses to scrap extradition bill despite rally

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

Hong Kong’s pro-Beijing leader on Monday refused to scrap a controversial plan to allow extraditions to the Chinese mainland, a day after record crowds came out to [...]
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HK plunged into political crisis after huge protest against extradition law

HK plunged into political crisis after huge protest against extradition law

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

Hong Kong was plunged into a fresh political crisis on Sunday night after more than half a million people took to the streets to thwart a proposed extradition law that would [...]
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Human sea of white washes through HK as masses register anger over extradition bill

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

Wister Au hit the streets on Sunday along with up to a million others just as he had during the 2003 protest against national security legislation and the 2014 Occupy [...]
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Massive extradition bill protest fills HK streets

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

Hundreds of thousands of protesters marched through Hong Kong on Sunday to voice their opposition to legislation that would allow people to be extradited to mainland China [...]
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Violence mars end of huge HK protest against China extradition

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

A huge peaceful protest in Hong Kong against controversial plans to allow extraditions to the Chinese mainland descended into violence early Monday as police fought running [...]
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HK seeks new markets through Asean free-trade deal as US-China trade war rages on

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

The intensifying US-China trade war has battered Hong Kong, prompting it to look to new markets and trade mechanisms such as those presented by the upcoming free-trade deal [...]
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Why did Hongkongers join million-strong march to protest extradition bill? It’s about protecting freedom, and it’s in their DNA

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

Teenager Anna Chan Wah fought through a sea of demonstrators, undeterred by searing heat, the crawling pace of the protest and even a gnawing fear of failure. “We know [...]
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HK presses ahead with extradition bill despite biggest protest since handover

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

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam vowed on Monday to push ahead with amendments to laws allowing suspects to be extradited to mainland China a day after the city’s biggest [...]
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HK slowly getting back to normal after night of running battles between protesters and police

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

Things gradually returned to normal outside Hong Kong’s legislature and administrative headquarters on Monday after hundreds of protesters fought pitched battles with [...]
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HK extradition bill near approval despite big protest

HK extradition bill near approval despite big protest

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

Hong Kong’s leader signaled Monday that her government will push ahead with amendments to extradition laws despite a massive protest against them that underscored fears [...]
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Violence mars end of huge HK protest against China extradition

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

A huge peaceful protest in Hong Kong against controversial plans to allow extraditions to the Chinese mainland descended into violence early Monday as police fought running [...]
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Factbox: What HK people are saying about controversial China extradition bill

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

At least half a million people in Hong Kong are expected to brave sweltering heat on Sunday to press the government to scrap a proposed extradition law that would allow [...]
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HK protests: More than one million people join rally against China extradition bill, organisers say

11-Jun-2019 Intellasia | The Independent | 6:00 AM

More than one million people have joined a mass protest in Hong Kong against a government-sponsored extradition bill with mainland China, according to organisers. Protesters [...]
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From Vancouver to New York to Brisbane, rallies around world express solidarity with HK’s mass protest against extradition agreement

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

A wave of solidarity swept from Berlin to Brisbane on Sunday as demonstrators gathered around the world to support the mass protest in Hong Kong against the [...]
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