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HK Snub Not First Time China Turned Away US Ships Over Politics

04-May-2016 Intellasia | USNI | 6:00 AM

Last week’s denial of a port visit to Hong Kong by the John C. Stennis carrier strike group isn’t the first time US ships have been turned away from the South [...]
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HK protest against ‘parallel traders’ abruptly cancelled

03-May-2016 Intellasia | Nikkei | 6:00 AM

A planned protest against cross-border bulk shoppers in northern Hong Kong was abruptly cancelled at the last minute on Sunday afternoon. The organiser cited unexplained [...]
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HK Negative Equity Mortgages Jump 15 Times as Prices Drop

02-May-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

The number of Hong Kong homeowners with apartments worth less than their mortgages surged 15 times in the first quarter, according to the Hong Kong Monetary Authority. The [...]
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HK’s working poor choose streets over dismal housing

02-May-2016 Intellasia | Dailymail | 6:00 AM

A plastic sheet, a blanket, a sleeping bag: a makeshift bed laid out in the shadow of towering apartment blocks by a man who would rather be homeless than cooped up in Hong [...]
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China Blocks US Navy Flotilla’s Visit to HK

02-May-2016 Intellasia | NY Times | 6:00 AM

The Chinese government on Thursday denied a Navy flotilla access to the port in Hong Kong, Pentagon officials said Friday, the latest sign of escalating tension between the [...]
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A growing political force in HK: the localists

02-May-2016 Intellasia | LA Times | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong has been rocked by a new generation of activists who stake their future in the former British colony turned semiautonomous Chinese territory. Known as the [...]
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UPDATE 1-HK March home prices fall for 6th straight month amid rising supply

02-May-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s home prices posted their sixth consecutive month of decline in March, government data showed, with housing supply expected to hit a record high over the [...]
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Gucci warns over HK paper fakes for the dead

02-May-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

- Luxury fashion brand Gucci has warned Hong Kong shops selling paper handbags and other goods as offerings for the dead not to market items resembling their products. It is [...]
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China rejects HK port call by US carrier: Pentagon

China rejects HK port call by US carrier: Pentagon

02-May-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

China has denied the US aircraft carrier USS Stennis and accompanying naval vessels permission to make a port call in Hong Kong, a Pentagon spokesman said Friday. It was not [...]
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Why HK is still seen as good regional hub for global media

30-Apr-2016 Intellasia | Ejinsight | 6:00 AM

The Foreign Correspondents’ Club, the popular watering hole for journalists in Hong Kong, may need to give a serious thought about moving into larger premises. Yes, the [...]
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HK’s Biggest Retail Rival Is on Its Doorstep

30-Apr-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Luxury-watch retailer Halewinner will almost double its store count in the Chinese gambling hub of Macau, where casinos want time to be irrelevant, dealing another blow to [...]
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HK March home prices fall for 6th straight month amid rising supply

30-Apr-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s home prices posted their sixth consecutive month of decline in March, government data showed, with housing supply expected to hit a record high over the [...]
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HK journalists protest at editor’s sacking with blank columns

29-Apr-2016 Intellasia | BBC | 6:00 AM

For the fourth consecutive day on Wednesday, some columnists at Hong Kong’s prestigious broadsheet, Ming Pao, left their spaces blank. The unusual protest is part of an [...]
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HK Exchange says eight firms buy back shares

29-Apr-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The Hong Kong stock exchange said on Thursday eight companies had repurchased their ordinary shares in the market. The following is a table regarding share buybacks: Company [...]
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Moody’s says it will appeal against HK tribunal decision on ‘red flags’ report

29-Apr-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Moody’s Investor Services said on Thursday it was appealing against a tribunal decision that partly upheld regulatory action imposed for a report on Chinese companies, [...]
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