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$547000 for a parking space in HK

11-Oct-2014 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

Eager buyers in this densely populated city have pushed prices to record highs in recent months, with prime spaces now selling for far more than the luxury cars that park in [...]
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Taiwan’s Ma voices support for HK protesters

11-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Taiwan’s President Ma Ying-jeou on Friday (October 10) called on Beijing to “let some people go democratic first” as he expressed support for protesters who [...]
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HK bans all animal oils from Taiwan after another food scandal

11-Oct-2014 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong has banned all animal oils from Taiwan, after another tainted oil scandal has hit the island in less than a month. A major lard oil maker was found to have used [...]
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HK Student Protesters Call for Huge Rally After government Scraps Talks

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

Battle lines are hardening in the most politically significant protest in China since 1989′s Tiananmen Square occupation Even cautious optimism for a breakthrough in [...]
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Democracy activists seek probe into $6.4 million payment to HK leader

Democracy activists seek probe into $6.4 million payment to HK leader

11-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Pro-democracy lawmakers demanded an investigation into Hong Kong’s embattled leader Leung Chun-ying on Thursday over a $6.4 million payment he received from an [...]
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HK students refuse to retreat, plan protest expansion

11-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Protesters calling for full democracy in Hong Kong vowed Thursday to ratchet up their occupation of key parts of the city if they fail to win concessions from the government [...]
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HK calls off talks with student activists as city leader investigated

11-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong called off talks with protesting students on Thursday, dealing a heavy blow to attempts to defuse a political crisis that has seen tens of thousands take to the [...]
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In a Reversal, HK Scraps Talks With Protesters

11-Oct-2014 Intellasia | NY Times | 6:00 AM

The standoff between Hong Kong’s government and pro-democracy protesters intensified Thursday as the democrats demanded that the city’s top official be impeached [...]
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HK government cancels talks with protesters

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

Saying “constructive dialogue” is impossible, Hong Kong’s government canceled plans for much-anticipated talks with protesters in an unprecedented civil [...]
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HK Protests Also Fueled by Widening Wealth Gap

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

Protesters in Hong Kong are unhappy with Beijing’s refusal to allow full democracy in 2017. But there is a less-remarked factor fuelling the demonstrations as well: a [...]
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How China’s anti-umbrella propaganda failed in HK

11-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Qz | 6:00 AM

The protests that have overtaken Hong Kong over the last 11 days have provided a good test of the Chinese government’s creeping influence over Hong Kong media. Many of [...]
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High roller lifestyle: Cheaper in Singapore or HK?

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

Living the high life may be cheaper in Singapore than Hong Kong judging by luxury property prices in the Asian financial hubs. Average prime luxury home prices are 26 percent [...]
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Hong Kong protesters vow to fight on as talks collapse

Hong Kong protesters vow to fight on as talks collapse

10-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 9:43 AM

Crunch talks between Hong Kong’s democracy protesters and the government have been called off, just hours after demonstrators vowed to ratchet up their occupation of [...]
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Hong Kong Student Leaders Call for 200,000-Strong Rally after Government’s Talks Cancellation

Hong Kong Student Leaders Call for 200,000-Strong Rally after Government’s Talks Cancellation

10-Oct-2014 Intellasia | IB Times | 9:41 AM

Hong Kong’s pro-democracy leader has called for 200,000 people to return to the streets for more rallies and continued occupation after the city government cancelled [...]
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Hong Kong Party Asks Anti-Corruption Agency To Launch Leung Probe

Hong Kong Party Asks Anti-Corruption Agency To Launch Leung Probe

10-Oct-2014 Intellasia | IB Times | 9:39 AM

Hong Kong’s Democratic Party has asked the anti-corruption agency to investigate the city’s chief executive Leung Chun-ying over a $6.4m (£4m) payment he [...]
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