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Zara seeks to distance brand from HK protest controversy

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Spanish fashion brand Zara, seeking to avoid becoming embroiled in controversy over protests in Hong Kong, issued a statement on Chinese social media expressing support for [...]
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Looking to future, school students join HK protests

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:02 AM

Teenagers boycott classes on first day to join long-running pro-democracy demonstrations in self-governing territory. As young people in Hong Kong went back to school, more [...]
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HK leader insists she will stay on

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong’s embattled leader insisted Tuesday she had no intention of stepping down after an audio recording emerged of her saying she wanted to quit over three months [...]
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Student leader among three more anti-government activists rounded up in HK

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

A Hong Kong student union has cried foul over the arrest of its leader on what it called “fabricated charges” during Tuesday’s early hours. Keith Fong [...]
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FEATURE-’Everyone needs a place’: Gay couple fights for HK public housing

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

September 3 (Thomson Reuters Foundation)Like many young married couples in Hong Kong, Nick Infinger and his partner struggled to find a home they could afford. So last year, [...]
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HK students plan second day of pro-democracy rallies

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong school and university students on Tuesday are due to boycott classes and hold pro-democracy rallies for the second straight day, further fuelling the political [...]
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HK students join boycott after weekend of violence

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

They wore masks over their mouths, but the voice of Hong Kong students was loud and clear on Monday (September 2). Thousands of them chose to boycott school and university [...]
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Government to give assistance to HK people in Taiwan: president

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | FocusTaiwan | 6:02 AM

President Tsai Ing-wen said Monday that the government will provide necessary assistance to Hong Kong people in Taiwan based on humanitarian considerations as anti-government [...]
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HK leader says has not discussed resigning with Beijing

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Tuesday she had never asked the Chinese government to let her resign to end the Chinese-ruled city’s political crisis, responding to [...]
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Head of local prosecutors’ group urges HK justice minister Teresa Cheng to advise police about ‘reliability and honesty’, leaked email shows

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

The head of a local prosecutors’ group has called on Hong Kong’s justice minister and chief prosecutor to advise the police force about “reliability and [...]
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HK protests: minor among 18 people charged with rioting and possession of offensive weapons

HK protests: minor among 18 people charged with rioting and possession of offensive weapons

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Eighteen Hongkongers, including one underage boy, were charged with rioting and possession of offensive weapons over the anti-government protests last Saturday. Of them, 14 [...]
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HK protests: Carrie Lam insists she has never offered to resign, rejects suggestion Beijing refuses to let her quit

HK protests: Carrie Lam insists she has never offered to resign, rejects suggestion Beijing refuses to let her quit

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong’s embattled leader has insisted she never offered to resign and rejected suggestions that Beijing was stopping her from doing so, saying it was her choice to [...]
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HK Protests Cast Shadows In Macau, Beijing’s Favourite Ex-Colony

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Forbes | 6:02 AM

Even though Macau casino review fell for a second straight month in August, ongoing anti-government protests in Hong Kong have had little direct impact on Macau tourism and [...]
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Four arrested over woman’s murder in HK village

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

A couple were in custody on Tuesday, along with two feng shui practitioners, after being arrested on suspicion of murdering their daughter in a Hong Kong village house, [...]
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Special Report: HK leader says she would ‘quit’ if she could, fears her ability to resolve crisis now ‘very limited’

Special Report: HK leader says she would ‘quit’ if she could, fears her ability to resolve crisis now ‘very limited’

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Embattled Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said she has caused “unforgivable havoc” by igniting the political crisis engulfing the city and would quit if she had a [...]
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