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HK Banks Waive Fees, Jostle for Stock-Connect Cash

13-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Banks in Hong Kong wrestling for a share of the spoils from a stock-trading link between the city and Shanghai are waiving fees and even offering gold medals as prizes to [...]
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HK lifts daily yuan conversion limit

13-Nov-2014 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s de facto central bank said Wednesday it will lift a daily cap for converting local currencies to Chinese yuan to facilitate a trading link between the [...]
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HK protesters face arrest after court rules on evictions

HK protesters face arrest after court rules on evictions

13-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Theguardian | 6:00 AM

Pro-democracy protesters camped out on the streets of Hong Kong for more than six weeks face arrest after a court authorised police to help bailiffs clear them from [...]
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China’s small investors fail to connect with HK stock move

13-Nov-2014 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:00 AM

When the Shanghai and Hong Kong stock exchanges “connect” on Monday it will open multi billion-dollar channels for investors to play both markets, but some [...]
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‘Haunted Apartments’ Go for Cheap in HK

13-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

There’s a grim phenomenon in Hong Kong’s real estate market: discounts of as much as 50 percent for home-seekers willing to live in an apartment where a murder [...]
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US has no involvement in HK protests: Obama

US has no involvement in HK protests: Obama

13-Nov-2014 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

The United States has no role in pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong, President Barack Obama said in Beijing on Wednesday (November 12), despite Chinese accusations that [...]
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MOVES-Standard Chartered HK hires Woody Chan from China Citic bank

13-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Standard Chartered Bank Hong Kong Ltd said it hired Woody Chan from China Citic Bank International as head of financial markets for Hong Kong. The appointment is effective [...]
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Hongkongers need to cut down on sugar and salt: experts

13-Nov-2014 Intellasia | SCMP | 6:00 AM

Hongkongers need to wean themselves off salty soy sauce, an international expert said yesterday, as a conference on reducing sodium and sugar use heard the latest shocking [...]
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HK Rejects Talks After Court Rules Against Protest

13-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s government has ruled out talks with pro-democracy protesters, and is preparing to enforce a court ruling to clear the streets, the city’s No. 2 [...]
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‘Haunted Apartments’ Go for Cheap in HK

13-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Businessweek | 6:00 AM

There’s a grim phenomenon in Hong Kong’s real estate market: discounts of as much as 50 percent for home-seekers willing to live in an apartment where a murder [...]
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HK protesters plan to occupy British consulate

HK protesters plan to occupy British consulate

12-Nov-2014 Intellasia | AFP News | 3:52 PM

Hong Kong students plan to occupy roads surrounding the city’s British consulate in anger at a lack of support from London for their pro-democracy movement, as [...]
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HK authorities plan to take action at protest sites

HK authorities plan to take action at protest sites

12-Nov-2014 Intellasia | AFP News | 9:11 AM

Hong Kong bailiffs and police are planning to take action at pro-democracy protest sites in the city as pressure grows on demonstrators to leave, the government said Tuesday. [...]
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Police can arrest protesters who obstruct bailiffs, HK’s High Court rules

12-Nov-2014 Intellasia | SCMP | 7:32 AM

Mong Kok and Admiralty occupied zones could be cleared within days, after High Court ruling Police can now arrest Occupy Central protesters who defy bailiffs trying to clear [...]
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HK official tells democracy protesters to clear sites

HK official tells democracy protesters to clear sites

12-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 7:32 AM

Hong Kong’s acting chief executive on Tuesday called on pro-democracy protesters to clear sites they have occupied in the Asian financial centre for more than six weeks [...]
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Seven Weeks On, HK Protesters Remain Committed To Occupying Streets

12-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Forbes | 7:32 AM

Now that the Hong Kong protests have entered their seventh week, supporters and opponents still agree on little but asking this nagging question: how long will the protests [...]
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