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Taiwan’s president urges China to give HK democracy

20-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Focustaiwan | 6:00 AM

On the Republic of China’s 103rd birthday on October 10, Taiwan’s President Ma Ying-jeou strongly urged mainland China to grant Hong Kong people’s demands [...]
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Why The Protests In HK Could Affect Taiwanese Investments

20-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Nasdaq | 6:00 AM

It’s interesting to see that the pro-democracy protests taking place in Hong Kong have spread to Taiwan. The residents of this island nation have pledged support and [...]
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In HK, no endgame for chaotic protests

In HK, no endgame for chaotic protests

20-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Three weeks ago, students at a rally stormed a fenced-off courtyard outside Hong Kong’s government headquarters, triggering unprecedented mass protests for greater [...]
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HK Police Battle for Mong Kok as Protesters Return

HK Police Battle for Mong Kok as Protesters Return

20-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong police clashed with about 9,000 protesters in the Mong Kok district overnight after authorities cleared barricades, and student leaders asked the government to hold [...]
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In HK, Dueling Definitions of Democracy

20-Oct-2014 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

When China and the UK began negotiating the transfer of Hong Kong in the early 1980s, both sides spoke optimistically about elections. Promises for future balloting were [...]
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Protests cast ‘long shadow’ over HK’s future

20-Oct-2014 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

As the stand-off between Hong Kong’s government and pro-democracy protesters stretched into its third week, analysts warn the civil disobedience movement could cast a [...]
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Is HK Exchange’s Stock Overvalued? Don’t Bet on it

20-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Barrons | 6:00 AM

Unlike many of the stocks it lists, the Hong Kong Stock Exchange has had no trouble hogging the limelight lately. Hong Kong’s benchmark Hang Seng Index has moved [...]
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China’s Rich Targeted by Taiwan Vying With Singapore, HK

20-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Taiwan is considering easing more rules on structured products as it vies with Singapore and Hong Kong to woo wealthy Chinese investors. Taiwan’s financial watchdog [...]
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HK Braced for More Clashes as Protesters Threaten to Recapture Site

HK Braced for More Clashes as Protesters Threaten to Recapture Site

20-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Time | 6:00 AM

Battle lines are hardening in an increasingly divided city Online calls have been issued for barriers to be rebuilt at one of Hong Kong’s main democracy protest sites. [...]
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China Said to Pull the Strings in HK Crackdown

20-Oct-2014 Intellasia | NYtimes | 6:00 AM

On many mornings throughout the nearly three weeks of pro-democracy protests that have convulsed Hong Kong, white Toyota Coaster vans with special black license plates have [...]
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Multiple arrests as Hong Kong protesters retake protest camp

Multiple arrests as Hong Kong protesters retake protest camp

19-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 11:01 AM

Pro-democracy demonstrators in Hong Kong clashed violently with police Saturday as they reoccupied a protest camp mostly cleared the previous day, leading to multiple arrests [...]
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Hong Kong activists regroup to force police retreat in protest hotspot

Hong Kong activists regroup to force police retreat in protest hotspot

19-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 10:58 AM

Hong Kong pro-democracy activists recaptured parts of a core protest zone early on Saturday, defying riot police who had tried to disperse them with pepper spray and baton [...]
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Hong Kong police arrest 26 amid street clashes

Hong Kong police arrest 26 amid street clashes

19-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AP | 10:56 AM

Hong Kong riot police battled with thousands of pro-democracy protesters for control of the city’s streets Saturday, using pepper spray and batons to hold back defiant [...]
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China media defend HK police

18-Oct-2014 Intellasia | BBC | 6:00 AM

Media in China have defended Hong Kong’s police force after several clashes between officers and pro-democracy protesters. Police and protesters in Hong Kong scuffled [...]
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HK Protests: Chief Executive Maintains Hard Line

HK Protests: Chief Executive Maintains Hard Line

18-Oct-2014 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

After nearly three weeks of pro-democracy protests, including violent confrontations with police, the two sides in this city’s standoff haven’t talked directly [...]
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