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HK says investigating a number of banks on alleged FX manipulation

02-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s de facto central bank said on Tuesday that it is investigating a number of banks as part of the global probe into alleged manipulation of foreign exchange [...]
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Passengers locked inside jet grounded by HK storm

02-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Inquirer | 6:00 AM

Hundreds of passengers were locked inside a grounded Dragonair plane overnight when a massive storm prevented their landing in Hong Kong, the airline’s parent company [...]
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HK Seeks to Sap Pro-Democracy Protests, Anson Chan Says

02-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s government may delay electoral reforms for the 2017 election to reduce the momentum of planned pro-democracy protests, the city’s former top civil [...]
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As China lists big businesses in HK, some investors query reform credentials

01-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | 6:00 AM

China’s move to list one of its biggest state-run conglomerates in Hong Kong has left some investors questioning whether Beijing’s choice is about improving [...]
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Fancy a chance to work in HK’s bustling startup scene?

01-Apr-2014 Intellasia | E27 | 6:00 AM

Think of Hong Kong, and one naturally thinks of its status as one of Asia’s premier finance hubs, home to entrepreneurial success stories like Li Ka-Shing. We see no [...]
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HK Weathers Hail as Year’s Worst Rainstorm Hits City

01-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Heavy rain swept Hong Kong yesterday evening with hail shattering windows as the city issued its highest rainstorm warning this year. The Hong Kong Observatory declared the [...]
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How HK dropped the listings ball

01-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Market Watch | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong is still smarting from the loss of e-commerce giant Alibaba’s IPO to the US, which could raise a mouth-watering $15 billion with a potential $100 billion [...]
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Expect HK property discounts to stay: Swire CEO

01-Apr-2014 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

Real estate investors looking to snap up a property in Hong Kong can expect discounts to remain a trend for some time to come, according to Martin Cubbon, CEO of Swire [...]
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Chinese giant Citic list in HK through local unit

01-Apr-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Chinese conglomerate Citic Group, whose businesses span property, resources and banking, plans to shift its vast assets into its Hong Kong-listed unit in a multi [...]
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HK ICAC Said to Search Outgoing JPMorgan CEO’s Office

01-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s anti-corruption agency searched a JPMorgan Chase & Co. office in the city March 26 amid a US investigation into the bank’s hiring practices, [...]
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HK trade commissioner meets with government, business officials in Wichita

01-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Kansas | 6:00 AM

Clement Leung has been hustling since he took over as Hong Kong’s commissioner for trade in the United States in January. “It’s a big country,” he [...]
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HK stocks close down 0.24pct

01-Apr-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong shares slipped 0.24 percent on Thursday following losses on Wall Street and as traders remain wary over the Crimean crisis. The benchmark Hang Seng Index lost 53.30 [...]
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Can HK be the world’s biggest mining finance market?

01-Apr-2014 Intellasia | SCMP | 6:00 AM

Three years ago, Robert Friedland, executive chair and founder of Ivanhoe Mines, told the Hong Kong Mines and Money conference: “Hong Kong will become the largest [...]
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HK Gets Into Party Mood as Rugby Sevens Kicks Off

01-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong kicks off its annual Sevens rugby tournament today, with bankers and brokers set to pack corporate boxes for the premier event in the world series. Morgan Stanley, [...]
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HK buyers send London real estate soaring

01-Apr-2014 Intellasia | CNNMoney | 6:00 AM

London real estate is among the most desirable in the world, attracting wealthy investors looking for high returns — often at the expense of city natives who are being [...]
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