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HSBC Chair: HK ‘interesting’ as new HQ

27-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Cnbc | 6:00 AM

HSBC Chair Douglas Flint told CNBC that relocating the bank’s headquarters back to Hong Kong “would be potentially interesting,” after the bank’s [...]
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HK stocks rebound as oil shares gain

27-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Morningstar | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong stocks bounced modestly higher Friday morning following a mild retreat in the previous day, though the Shanghai market pulled back from its latest seven-year [...]
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Exiled Tiananmen Protester Blocked From Entering HK

27-Apr-2015 Intellasia | NY times | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong immigration officials barred an exiled dissident from entering the territory on Thursday after he publicly pleaded to be allowed to return to China to see his [...]
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HK Braces For Charm Campaign As Pro-Beijing Election Plan Rolls Out

HK Braces For Charm Campaign As Pro-Beijing Election Plan Rolls Out

27-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Forbes | 6:00 AM

The months-long stalemate between Hong Kong’s pro-democracy advocates and local authorities loyal to Beijing’s wishes officially turned a corner Wednesday as a [...]
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HK court orders Exco to reconsider HKTV licence denial

27-Apr-2015 Intellasia | SCMP | 6:00 AM

A High Court judge today ordered the Executive Council to reconsider its decision to deny a the free-to-air TV licence to Hong Kong Television Network (HKTV) in October 2013 [...]
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Beijing defends HK vote plan after fierce overseas criticism

Beijing defends HK vote plan after fierce overseas criticism

25-Apr-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Beijing on Thursday defended Hong Kong’s plan to vet candidates for its 2017 leadership election, saying it represented public opinion “from all walks of [...]
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In HK Real-Estate War, It’s Landlords vs. Luxury Brands

25-Apr-2015 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

Falling sales of luxury goods are setting up a battle between landlords and retailers in Hong Kong, the world’s most expensive real-estate market. Retailers have had [...]
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HK firm to supply Coca-Cola products in Arizona

24-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Azcentral | 6:00 AM

A Hong Kong conglomerate that owns high-rise office buildings and Cathay Pacific Airways has signed an agreement to expand its marketing territory for Coca-Cola beverages [...]
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HK legislators say no to ‘ridiculous’ Beijing reform proposal

24-Apr-2015 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

Four months after the end of the massive Occupy protests that clogged Hong Kong’s streets in a bid for greater voting rights, another confrontation is heating up in the [...]
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HK faces resistance with Beijing-backed election plan

HK faces resistance with Beijing-backed election plan

24-Apr-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s government unveiled election reform proposals Wednesday, setting the stage for another round of confrontation with pro-democracy activists and lawmakers [...]
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HK Presents Plan for Elections, Offering Little to Democrats

24-Apr-2015 Intellasia | NY Times | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong entered a new bout of struggle over its political future on Wednesday, as the local government offered only minor changes to an election overhaul plan that set off [...]
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HK stocks to maintain rally but Beijing wary

24-Apr-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong stocks stormed to seven-year highs under a new policy that allows Chinese investors easy access to the city’s bourse, but while analysts say the rally has [...]
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HK leader assails ‘uncivilised’ critics

HK leader assails ‘uncivilised’ critics

24-Apr-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s chief hit back at “uncivilised” critics on Thursday after he was booed and heckled by local residents as he tried to promote a newly unveiled, [...]
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HK stocks extend gains after strong rebound

23-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Marketwatch | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong stocks rose further Wednesday morning, adding to the previous day’s rally, while Shanghai markets climbed sharply after hitting a new seven-year closing high [...]
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HK buys $5.85bn to maintain currency peg

23-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Worldfinance | 6:00 AM

Growing demand for the Hong Kong dollar is making it more difficult for the city to preserve its currency peg to the US On April 20, the Hong Kong Monetary Authority bought [...]
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