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HK H-Shares Set for One-Month Low on China Exports

11-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong stocks declined, with a gauge of Chinese shares poised for a one-month low, as weaker-than-estimated trade data fueled concern that the world’s second-largest [...]
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Birmingham owner Yeung jailed for six years

Birmingham owner Yeung jailed for six years

10-Mar-2014 Intellasia | GOAL | 6:00 AM

Carson Yeung, owner of Championship side Birmingham City, has been sentenced to six years in prison for money laundering. The 54-year-old, who stepped down from the [...]
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How to Grow Sweet Potatoes and Mangoes in an Urban Jungle

10-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Slate | 6:00 AM

It’s not easy to find the Mango King. “Do you want to go the safe way? Or the quick way?” asks Michael Leung, a designer and urban farming advocate, as we [...]
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Two Companies Delay HK IPO Plans

10-Mar-2014 Intellasia | The Wall Street Journal | 6:00 AM

Two planned share sales in Hong Kong were scrapped Friday, according to people with direct knowledge of the deals, as worries grow over China’s growing bad debt and [...]
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HK protests take aim at ‘locust’ shoppers from mainland China

10-Mar-2014 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

In the neon canyons of Hong Kong’s Tsim Tsa Tsui – Hong Kong’s main urban shopping precinct – the proliferation of one type of shop has cropped up [...]
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China parliament head warns of western-style democracy for HK

08-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The head of China’s parliament warned on Thursday that importing western-style democracy for a planned direct election in Hong Kong in 2017 could lead to [...]
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HK’s dirty secret: thousands of asylum seekers left waiting in squalor

08-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Theguardian | 6:00 AM

Shortly after leaving prison, Mohammed went to the grocery store where he was last arrested, and stole another item. Then he waited quietly for the police to come. [...]
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HK rents for well-off expats ‘most expensive in the world’

08-Mar-2014 Intellasia | SCMP | 6:00 AM

Three-bedroom homes in areas popular with rich expats cost twice as much to rent as those in Singapore, study finds. But gap is shrinking Rent on high-end flats in Hong Kong [...]
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Sinopec, PetroChina surpass slow China, HK stock markets

08-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Indiatimes | 6:00 AM

Chinese oil giants Sinopec and PetroChina outperformed the broader Hong Kong and China stock markets early on Friday, on hopes that both companies will be beneficiaries of [...]
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China warns HK against taking foreign voting model

08-Mar-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A Chinese official warned Thursday of possible “disastrous results” if Hong Kong adopts a foreign electoral system as it mulls political reform, according to a [...]
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Chinese auction giant soars 29pct in HK debut

08-Mar-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Shares in the first Chinese auction house to be listed in Hong Kong closed up 29 percent on their debut Thursday, following the firm’s $331 million initial public [...]
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HK stages biggest spring jewellery show

07-Mar-2014 Intellasia | CNTV | 6:00 AM

As the world’s largest jewellery event this spring, the Hong Kong International Jewellery Show, is set to open. The event debuts an elite section reserved for [...]
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Uniqlo operator up 5.6pct on HK debut

07-Mar-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The operator of Japanese cheap-chic clothing chain Uniqlo closed up 5.6 percent on its listing debut in Hong Kong on Wednesday, as the company expands its brand across Asia. [...]
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Top restaurants in HK and Macau for ‘CEOs’ revealed

07-Mar-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A list dubbed the “CEO’s Dining Guide” has been released of the top 100 restaurants in Hong Kong and the 20 best dining destinations in Macau. Nominated by [...]
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Fast Retailing gains in HK debut, aims for bigger China profile

07-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Uniqlo owner Fast Retailing Co Ltd climbed 7 percent in its Hong Kong trading debut – a listing aimed at raising its profile in China where it plans to expand [...]
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