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HK’s China Everbright takes over Albania’s airport

10-Oct-2016 Intellasia | Foxbusiness | 6:00 AM

Albania’s Tirana International Airport Mother Teresa says it has been taken over by Hong Kong-based investment firm China Everbright Ltd, or CEL. A statement Friday [...]
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Youthquake: HK’s New Political Generation in a Round-Table Conversation with TIME

10-Oct-2016 Intellasia | Time | 6:00 AM

On September 4, 2.2 million Hongkongers – a record 58 percent of the territory’s registered voters – went to the polls to elect their next Legislative [...]
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HK Jails Localist Protester For Role in ‘Fishball Revolution’

HK Jails Localist Protester For Role in ‘Fishball Revolution’

08-Oct-2016 Intellasia | RFA | 9:19 AM

A court in Hong Kong on Thursday handed down a nine-month jail term to a protester who took part in the “fishball revolution” clashes last February in the [...]
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The HK outcasts who gave up their beds for Edward Snowden

08-Oct-2016 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

Vanessa Rodel didn’t realise she was sheltering the most wanted man in the world until the morning after he showed up unexpectedly at her door. Her houseguest from the [...]
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Alibaba’s financial arm eyes $10b HK IPO for 2017: Report

08-Oct-2016 Intellasia | Zdnet | 6:00 AM

Ant Financial is already in talks with the same sponsor team that dealt with parent Alibaba’s listing affairs in the United States two years ago, according to a Hong [...]
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Moody’s Says HK Property Rebound Adds to Banking Risks

08-Oct-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s property market rebound creates potential risks for the mortgage books of the city’s banks, according to Moody’s Investors Service. “Banks [...]
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Meet HK’s outcast asylum seekers who let Edward Snowden sleep in their beds: Refugees share stories of hiding the most wanted man in the world after bombshell NSA leak

08-Oct-2016 Intellasia | Dailymail | 6:00 AM

Vanessa Mae Bondalian Rodel, a Filipino refugee living in a tiny subsidised apartment with her daughter in Hong Kong, had no idea that the young bespectacled American who [...]
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New poll says 56pct of HK professionals expect city’s competitiveness to decline in 2017

08-Oct-2016 Intellasia | SCMP | 6:00 AM

45pc suggest political environment may negatively affect growth, amid increased competitive pressure from mainland China and Singapore The majority of Hong Kong business [...]
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HK waiter gets 9 months in jail over Mong Kok riot in first conviction relating to clashes

08-Oct-2016 Intellasia | SCMP | 6:00 AM

Magistrate says defendant treated police officer like moving target when hurling water bottles during Lunar New Year unrest A Hong Kong waiter was jailed for nine months for [...]
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The death of an irreverent HK magazine

08-Oct-2016 Intellasia | BBC | 6:00 AM

Last week I woke up to the news that HK Magazine, irreverent and wry and which gave me my first full-time job in journalism, is to be closed down after 25 years. Its last [...]
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HK Property’s Sweet Edge

08-Oct-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Ants don’t attack two equidistant, similarly tempting sugar lumps with the same fervor. One cube gets devoured before interest in the other perks up. An economist who [...]
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HK Competitiveness Comes Under Pressure

08-Oct-2016 Intellasia | Fi News | 6:00 AM

Greater support for businesses to undertake fintech and innovation in Hong Kong are among ideas from CPA Australia to ensure the Special Administration Zone’s position [...]
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HK Too Crowded for Sex: Young Politician

07-Oct-2016 Intellasia | Newser | 6:00 AM

Twenty-five-year-old Hong Kong politician Yau Wai-ching isn’t concerned with your typical boring political issues, TIME reports. Yau is concerned with sex. She recently [...]
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For Daughter Of Missing HK Bookseller, Activism Is Not A Choice

07-Oct-2016 Intellasia | NPR | 6:00 AM

Angela Gui is sitting on the floor of her living room, stuffing clothes into a suitcase. Amid her master’s degree studies and a part-time job helping one of her [...]
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Activist Joshua Wong demands HK government response to blacklisting in Thailand

Activist Joshua Wong demands HK government response to blacklisting in Thailand

07-Oct-2016 Intellasia | SCMP | 6:00 AM

Demosisto activist says Security Bureau and Immigration Department have duty to follow up on his being denied entry to Thailand at China’s request Local officials must [...]
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