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Flights resume at HK airport after protest shutdown

14-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Violent protests are driving Hong Kong down a “path of no return”, the city’s leader warned Tuesday as its airport struggled to recover from an [...]
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‘When will you die?’ HK leader grilled at press conference

14-Aug-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

When Hong Kong’s leader Carrie Lam appeared before the press on Tuesday, she appeared to be expecting to deliver a brief statement and move on. Instead she faced a [...]
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HK airport slowly reopens after crippling protests

14-Aug-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Protesters clogged the departure area at Hong Kong’s reopened airport Tuesday, a day after they forced one of the world’s busiest transport hubs to shut down [...]
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HK leader urges calm as protest tensions rise; airport reopens

14-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

A state of “panic and chaos” exists in Hong Kong, the city’s embattled leader said on Tuesday, defying calls to quit as the stock market tumbled, airlines [...]
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HK protests ‘could have ripple effects very easily into China,’ Eurasia Group’s Hirson says

HK protests ‘could have ripple effects very easily into China,’ Eurasia Group’s Hirson says

14-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Yahoo Finance | 6:02 AM

The situation in Hong Kong escalated further on Monday, and the protests could have “ripple effects” into the mainland. “Instability in Hong Kong could have [...]
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HK protesters change tactics

14-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:02 AM

Protesters have adopted a hit-and-run strategy to create maximum disruption. Police in Hong Kong have fired tear gas and charged with batons at protesters, in an attempt to [...]
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New airport rally as HK leader warns of ‘path of no return’

14-Aug-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Pro-democracy protesters blocked passengers at Hong Kong’s airport Tuesday, causing further travel chaos a day after triggering an unprecedented shutdown and defying [...]
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Elite police ‘raptor’ squad went undercover to target radical HK protesters, insiders say

14-Aug-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

An elite squad of police officers went undercover as anti-government protesters, infiltrating the ranks of radicals to perform arrests in a first move of its kind amid weeks [...]
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Day after grounding all flights, anti-government protesters move into departures area on their return to HK International Airport

14-Aug-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Anti-government protesters have severely disrupted air travel for a second straight day, forcing Hong Kong International Airport to suspend check-in services for all [...]
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HK airport says aiming to restore normal service but more protests planned

14-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong’s Airport Authority said on Tuesday it was working with its partners to restore normal operations as soon as possible but noted that more protests are [...]
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HK airport suspends flight check-ins: authority

14-Aug-2019 Intellasia | ABS-CBN | 6:02 AM

Flight check-in services have been suspended at Hong Kong’s international airport, the airport authority said on Tuesday, citing disruptions caused by anti-government [...]
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HK leader Carrie Lam fights back tears as she warns protesters they are pushing city ‘into an abyss’

HK leader Carrie Lam fights back tears as she warns protesters they are pushing city ‘into an abyss’

14-Aug-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong’s leader has warned protesters they are pushing the city “into an abyss” by attacking its institutions, in what she called attempts to [...]
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Stranded passengers voice support for HK protesters

14-Aug-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Travellers in Hong Kong’s airport voiced support for pro-democracy demonstrators on Tuesday, despite an overnight occupation of the international transit hub that saw [...]
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‘They’re being used’: HK protests divide neighbourhoods

13-Aug-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong’s pro-democracy protesters boast of a broad support base but their movement has divided some neighbourhoods, including Wong Tai Sin, where many police [...]
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As HK lenders trim staff, prospects tighten for some expat bankers unless they change roles, take a pay cut

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

As Deutsche Bank and other big banks reduce staff, expatriate financial workers who are made redundant and want to stay in Hong Kong may find it more difficult if they are [...]
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