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HKEX’s third-quarter profit beats estimates even as turnover, fundraising were hit by protests

07-Nov-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing on Wednesday reported a better than expected 10 per cent decline in net profit during the third quarter even as stock market turnover and [...]
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HK protests: student reporter alleges police officer made reference to sexual assault in threats during arrest

HK protests: student reporter alleges police officer made reference to sexual assault in threats during arrest

07-Nov-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

A student reporter detained while covering a protest at a shopping mall in Hong Kong has alleged that a police officer used threatening words referencing sexual assault as he [...]
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China’s Xi reiterates support for HK leader in Shanghai meeting: Xinhua

07-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

China’s President Xi Jinping on Monday told embattled Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam the central government has a high degree of confidence in her and fully recognises the [...]
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Nearly 70 per cent of Hongkongers oppose postponing district council elections despite threat of protest violence, survey finds

Nearly 70 per cent of Hongkongers oppose postponing district council elections despite threat of protest violence, survey finds

07-Nov-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Nearly seven out of 10 Hongkongers surveyed were opposed to postponing the district council elections despite the threat of violence from anti-government protests, according [...]
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Hang Seng Index ekes out small gain to extend winning streak to fifth session, with CK Life Sciences soaring 153.5 per cent

07-Nov-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

The Hang Seng Index extended a winning streak to a fifth day, eking a teensy gain as investors bagged profits while waiting for fresh news on US-China trade negotiations. [...]
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Why HK’s public washrooms have been dubbed ‘reservoirs of drug-resistant bacteria’

07-Nov-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Researchers have dubbed hand hygiene facilities in Hong Kong’s public washrooms “reservoirs of drug-resistant bacteria”, after finding 52 bacterial species, [...]
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Junius Ho attack: man arrested after HK lawmaker wounded campaigning in Tuen Mun

07-Nov-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

A man has been arrested over the attack on lawmaker Junius Ho Kwan-yiu, a hate figure for the anti-government movement who was expected to undergo surgery on Wednesday for a [...]
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HK man in critical condition after being run off the road and stabbed by masked attackers

06-Nov-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 8:05 AM

Police were scouring the city for four masked attackers on Tuesday after a man was chased from a car, intercepted and stabbed on Hong Kong Island overnight. The man, a [...]
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HK pupils cover faces in citywide protests marking one month since mask ban introduced

HK pupils cover faces in citywide protests marking one month since mask ban introduced

06-Nov-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 8:05 AM

Pupils marked one month since the introduction of the mask ban in Hong Kong on Tuesday by covering their faces in protest, as students at a top secondary marched in support [...]
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HK’s economic woes deepen with plunging business outlook

06-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 8:05 AM

Hong Kong’s economic woes showed no sign of easing Wednesday after a key measure of business confidence fell to its lowest level in more than a decade as the city reels [...]
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Xi meets Lam in ‘vote of confidence’ over HK protests

06-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AP | 8:05 AM

Chinese President Xi Jinping’s surprise meeting with Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam was a “vote of confidence” in her government’s ability to tackle five [...]
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Flour power: HK protest-themed cake disqualified from UK baking contest

06-Nov-2019 Intellasia | TheGuardian | 8:05 AM

A Hong Kong protest-themed cake has become the latest cause celebre of the city’s five-month political crisis after it was disqualified from a cake decorating [...]
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In a HK tea house Beijing loyalists decry protests

06-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 8:05 AM

Serving sweet milk tea and French toast with fermented tofu, Kate Lee’s traditional diner has become a sanctuary for Hong Kongers opposed to youth-led democracy [...]
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HK Airlines Ending US Flights

06-Nov-2019 Intellasia | OnemileataTime | 8:05 AM

There’s now one less airline competing between the US and Hong Kong. Hong Kong Airlines has announced that they’re cutting their route to Los Angeles as of [...]
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Pro-HK cake disqualified from UK competition

06-Nov-2019 Intellasia | TaiwanNews | 8:05 AM

A Hong Kong protest-themed cake has been removed from the Cake International 2019 decorating competition in Birmingham, England, after Chinese contestants filed complaints to [...]
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