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HK overtakes London as the world’s most expensive urban centre for renting an office

29-Nov-2017 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

It’s official: Hong Kong, the world’s most expensive city to live in, is also the planet’s most expensive urban centre for renting an office. Hong [...] » More

HK independence debate should be fair game on campus, Harvard expert on China says

29-Nov-2017 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Any topic should be up for discussion on university campuses, and that includes Hong Kong independence, a Harvard University professor specialising in China studies says. But [...] » More

China’s regulator just moved to slow the flow of mainland cash into HK

29-Nov-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China’s securities regulator has suspended approval of Hong Kong-focused mutual funds, according to the industry newspaper China Fund, potentially slowing the pace of [...] » More

Buy a Four-Bedroom Apartment in HK, Get a Free Tesla

29-Nov-2017 Intellasia | Mansion Global | 6:00 AM

The promotion is an effort to encourage the use of environmental-friendly cars, according to the developer A new Hong Kong development will have a little something extra for [...] » More

China’s Trojan Train Into HK

29-Nov-2017 Intellasia | NY Times | 6:00 AM

Not that slowly and very steadily, the Chinese government is making political inroads in Hong Kong. Over the past year or so, it maneuvered to expel pro-democracy legislators [...] » More

KLIA Customs seizes HK-bound Pangolin scales worth RM4.4m

29-Nov-2017 Intellasia | New Straits Times | 6:00 AM

Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA)’s Customs Department has seized 337kg of smuggled Pangolin scales from Sabah and Sarawak, worth RM4.4 million. The Pangolin [...] » More

What do you buy the wealthy Hongkonger who has it all? How about land and a ‘lord’ title in the Scottish Highlands?

28-Nov-2017 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

In Hong Kong, the world’s priciest property market, buying a home at under HK$300 per square foot is nigh on impossible, but your money will go a lot further in [...] » More

HK’s booming economy is making the city flirt with building underground: Report

28-Nov-2017 Intellasia | Richinwriters | 6:00 AM

This post was originally published on this site Space-strapped cities like New York and San Francisco may think they have it rough, but the booming Hong Kong may have an even [...] » More

HK’s House Prices Could Soar Another 10pct Next Year

28-Nov-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s red-hot housing market shows no signs of cooling anytime soon. Prices in the city have climbed 11 percent this year, defying skeptics waiting for the bubble [...] » More

Hiker killed by fall from treacherous ridge on HK’s Lantau Island

28-Nov-2017 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

A hiker was killed on Sunday in a fall from a popular but notoriously treacherous ridge on Hong Kong’s Lantau Island. The 69-year-old man had set off with a group of [...] » More

HK police free mainland Chinese businesswoman held by gang for HK$4 million ransom

28-Nov-2017 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Police on Sunday freed a mainland businesswoman who had been held against her will by a gang demanding a HK$4 million ransom. Seven Hongkongers were arrested in the swoop. [...] » More

HK activist Raphael Wong on what scares him more than going back to prison

28-Nov-2017 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Activist Raphael Wong Ho-ming has always stood at the front of social movements, when not sat in the dock for at least 10 protest-related court cases. But Wong admitted his [...] » More

Ping An’s Good Doctor app to seek HK listing next year, targeting $1 billion share sale

28-Nov-2017 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Ping An Good Doctor, the largest online health care and medical platform in China by users, plans to list on the Hong Kong stock exchange in the first half of next year, [...] » More

HK money market rates jump to near 9-year highs

28-Nov-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s money market rates rose to multi-year highs on Monday as demand for Hong Kong dollars remained strong after the central bank’s efforts to soak up [...] » More

HK property developer offers free Teslas with luxury flats

28-Nov-2017 Intellasia | The Telegraph | 6:00 AM

A Hong Kong property developer is offering free Teslas to those who sign up to buy their luxury flats. K&K Property has announced that it will bestow the first five [...] » More