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HK police, democracy activist charged over beating

17-Oct-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Seven Hong Kong police officers have been charged in connection with the beating of a protester during pro-democracy demonstrations in the Chinese-ruled city late last year [...]
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HK police charged with beating pro-democracy protester

HK police charged with beating pro-democracy protester

16-Oct-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Seven Hong Kong police officers were charged Thursday with assaulting a pro-democracy protester in a beating captured on video – but the victim is also now facing [...]
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Why is the govt moving now on the Ken Tsang case?

16-Oct-2015 Intellasia | Ejinsight | 6:00 AM

Twelve months after the brutal assault on Ken Tsang, the Leung Chun-ying administration is finally preparing to lay charges against the police officers who allegedly beat up [...]
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HK protester ‘beaten by police’ set to be arrested

HK protester ‘beaten by police’ set to be arrested

16-Oct-2015 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Ken Tsang, who was allegedly assaulted by police during pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong in 2014, has said he had himself been charged with attacking officers. Seven Hong [...]
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HK Leads Asian Shares Higher

16-Oct-2015 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

Shares in China and Hong Kong led the region higher Thursday amid fresh signs of reform for Chinese state-owned firms. The Shanghai Composite Index closed up 2.3 percent and [...]
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The priciest place to rent an office? Hint: It’s in Asia

16-Oct-2015 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

Land-scarce Hong Kong is the most expensive city in the world to rent office space in high-rise buildings and demand is not expected to wane, according to property [...]
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HK Is Slowly Dimming Its Neon Glow

15-Oct-2015 Intellasia | NY Times | 6:00 AM

Try a Digital Subscription to The New York Times for just 99 cents and get unlimited access to NYTimes.com and NYTimes apps for smartphones and tablets. For nearly four [...]
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Has HK lost its centre of vice?

15-Oct-2015 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

Once a hotbed of sex workers and drug peddlers, Chungking Mansions, a ramshackle high-rise building in the heart of Hong Kong’s shopping district, is no longer the [...]
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Cathay suspends flights over Iran after missile warning

15-Oct-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Cathay Pacific has suspended flights over Iran and the Caspian Sea after the European Aviation Safety Agency issued a warning about missiles being fired at Syria. Hong [...]
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HK murder trial date set for British banker

15-Oct-2015 Intellasia | Telegraph | 6:00 AM

A British banker accused of murdering two Indonesian women who were found mutilated in his upscale Hong Kong apartment will face trial next year for the killings. Rurik [...]
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British Banker’s HK Murder Trial Set for Next Year

15-Oct-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

A Hong Kong court on Wednesday set an October 2016 trial date for a British banker accused in the gruesome murders of two Indonesian women last year, including one whose body [...]
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HK photographer to face Thai trial over flak jacket

14-Oct-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A Hong Kong photographer detained in Thailand for carrying a bulletproof jacket and helmet will face trial after pleading not guilty on Monday to a weapons possession charge. [...]
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Thailand to try HK journalist for possessing flak jacket

Thailand to try HK journalist for possessing flak jacket

14-Oct-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

A Thai court on Monday decided to put a Hong Kong photojournalist on trial for possession of a bulletproof vest and a helmet, which are considered weapons in Thailand. Hok [...]
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HK student leader Wong in court bid over vote rules

HK student leader Wong in court bid over vote rules

14-Oct-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong student leader Joshua Wong launched a court bid Monday demanding the age limit for candidates to stand for election in the city be lowered from 21 to 18. Democracy [...]
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China slowdown weighs on HK luxury rents

14-Oct-2015 Intellasia | FT | 6:00 AM

Rents in what were the world’s most expensive shopping streets have dropped by as much as 40 per cent as the impact of China’s slowing economy on Hong [...]
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