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This Four-Bedroom Home in HK Just Sold for $149 Million

02-Nov-2017 Intellasia | Boomberg | 6:00 AM

The bottom line here is that the Lam administration has resorted to a tactic much favoured by government bureaucracy since colonial times What do big organisations do when [...] » More

Carrie Lam has no clue how to deal with HK’s frustrated youth

02-Nov-2017 Intellasia | SCMP | 6:00 AM

The bottom line here is that the Lam administration has resorted to a tactic much favoured by government bureaucracy since colonial times What do big organisations do when [...] » More

HK wins bid to host 2022 Gay Games

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

In a first for Asia, the “Gay Olympics” will come to Hong Kong in 2022. The stewards of the largest LGBT sporting event in the world announced in Paris on Monday [...] » More

Handy or ‘nonsensical’? Octopus to roll out stick for HK drivers to reach card readers

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

Hong Kong drivers having difficulties reaching Octopus card readers at payment booths for parking or tunnel tolls will soon be offered a helping hand, but not all of them are [...] » More

Li Ka-shing’s CK Asset to be HK’s top property seller with record $6.4b sales

01-Nov-2017 Intellasia | South China Morning Pos | 6:00 AM

Cheung Kong Asset Holdings said its property sales in Hong Kong were set to hit a record HK$50 billion (US$6.409 billion) this year, making it likely to become the top [...] » More

Don’t treat us as heroes says bailed HK activist Wong

Don’t treat us as heroes says bailed HK activist Wong

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

Ten weeks in jail has had an effect on Joshua Wong; he is pensive, reflective and thinner. It is an experience that has forced him to weigh up the cost of being the most [...] » More

HK’s Richest Man Doubles Down on Electric Cars

01-Nov-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Billionaire Li Ka-shing agreed to buy shares in O Luxe Holdings Ltd for the second time in a month, a deal that would make Hong Kong’s richest man the second-largest [...] » More

800000 figure for HK’s public sector rental flats ‘made up’

01-Nov-2017 Intellasia | SCMP | 6:00 AM

Housing minister grilled on assertion by city’s leader that figure would be enough to satisfy demand Hong Kong’s housing minister has failed to explain to [...] » More

HK universities a new battleground in independence debate

01-Nov-2017 Intellasia | heguardian | 6:00 AM

When a handful of students decided to express an opinion on a university campus bulletin board in Hong Kong, they never imagined the backlash that would follow. What began [...] » More

HK shares fall, hurt by the mainland’s stock slide

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

Hong Kong shares fell on Monday, bucking the trend in Asia markets, with sentiment hurt by a slump in mainland stocks that was triggered by liquidity concerns. The Hang Seng [...] » More

Barred UK activist’s new HK Watch group draws support from British foreign policy heavyweights

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

The new advocacy group set up by a British activist recently barred from Hong Kong has drawn support from several UK foreign policy heavyweights as it prepares to begin [...] » More

Teenagers in HK don’t get enough fruit, vegetables or exercise and risk strokes in later life

31-Oct-2017 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Doctors have warned that Hong Kong teenagers are at growing risk of suffering strokes later in life, with a survey showing a “worrying” trend of youngsters rarely [...] » More

Survey shows HK youth lack fruits, vegetables and exercise

31-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Xinhua | 6:00 AM

A newly released study showed that Hong Kong’s teenagers are facing increasing risks of stroke later in life and a worrying trend of secondary school students not [...] » More

HK’s competitiveness fades with record home prices, while New York keeps its allure

31-Oct-2017 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

New York is the most competitive city on earth, taking into account its technological innovation, housing cost, global connectivity, productivity with its population size, [...] » More

HK slow to go cashless? Blame success of Octopus card, minister says

31-Oct-2017 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong is lagging behind mainland China in becoming a cashless society because the city’s first such payment option, the contactless Octopus card, was so successful [...] » More