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HK lights up for Lumieres festival

25-Nov-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Glowing cartoon Inuits tumbled down Hong Kong’s post office building and a forest of illuminated bamboo rods lit up the city centre as part of a visit by France’s [...] » More

Google to launch HK cloud region in 2018

25-Nov-2017 Intellasia | Venturebeat | 6:00 AM

Google has announced that it’s opening a Google Cloud Platform (GCP) region in Hong Kong. Launching sometime in 2018, it will be Google’s sixth Asia-Pacific [...] » More

Cathay Pacific’s pilots plan levy as buffer against action by airline

25-Nov-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd’s pilots will vote on whether to raise funds as a buffer against any actions the loss-making Hong Kong airline takes against them such as [...] » More

Can HK Stocks Sustain Their Record-Busting Rally?

25-Nov-2017 Intellasia | Zacks | 6:00 AM

Stocks listed on Hong Kong’s benchmark Hang Seng index hit their highest level in more than a decade on Wednesday. The Hang Seng also closed above the 30,000 mark for [...] » More

Hang Seng hovers around 30,000 mark as traders weigh strength of equities

24-Nov-2017 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index hovered around the 30,000-point mark throughout Thursday morning, as traders gauged the strength of the market after the benchmark rallied [...] » More

Property tycoon ready to keep HK$1 billion charity promise as HK stocks hit 10-year high

24-Nov-2017 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Property tycoon Lee Shau-kee is ready to honour his promise to donate HK$1 billion (US$128 million) to charitable projects after the Hang Seng Index climbed above 30,000 [...] » More

HK justice minister Rimsky Yuen expected to step down in January

HK justice minister Rimsky Yuen expected to step down in January

24-Nov-2017 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Secretary for Justice Rimsky Yuen Kwok-keung is expected to resign in January to resume his private practice in a top barrister’s chamber in the heart of the city, the [...] » More

Overdue law on land titles could have simplified flat-buying in HK, Audit Commission says

24-Nov-2017 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Buying a flat in Hong Kong could be much simpler and less costly if the implementation of a land law had not been delayed for more than a decade, the city’s official [...] » More

HK Apartment Breaks Price Records

24-Nov-2017 Intellasia | Mansionglobal | 6:00 AM

An anonymous buyer bought two adjacent apartments in a luxurious tower in the Hong Kong gated community of Mount Nicholson for a total of HK$1.16 billion (US$148.5 million) [...] » More

HK share index passes 30000

24-Nov-2017 Intellasia | BBC | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s Hang Seng share index has risen above the 30,000 mark for the first time since November 2007. The index is up by more than a third this year, and is [...] » More

HK Trade Development Council opens Seoul office

24-Nov-2017 Intellasia | Korea Herald | 6:00 AM

With a full-fledged HKTDC office in Seoul, run by staff from both Hong Kong and Korea, the HKTDC will provide more comprehensive services to connect companies from both [...] » More

HK tribunal fines HSBC private bank $51 million for Lehman-linked products

23-Nov-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

A Hong Kong tribunal on Tuesday imposed a record fine of HK$400 million ($51 million) on the private banking unit of HSBC (HSBA.L) in a case related to the sale of Lehman [...] » More

Finance director murdered mistress and sneaked away the body, prosecutors tell HK court

23-Nov-2017 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

A finance company director killed his mistress and successfully sneaked the body out of her flat only for it never to be found, prosecutors told a Hong Kong court on Monday. [...] » More

Revised charge for HK activist who claimed he was kidnapped by mainland agents

Revised charge for HK activist who claimed he was kidnapped by mainland agents

23-Nov-2017 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

The charge against a Hong Kong democracy activist who claimed he was kidnapped and tortured by mainland Chinese agents has been changed to one of making a false report of a [...] » More

HK’s Hang Seng breaks through 30000 points, hits decade high

23-Nov-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s benchmark Hang Seng Index broke through the 30,000 point-mark on Wednesday for the first time in 10 years, amid signs Chinese investors are stepping up [...] » More