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HK protests: Chinese military begins parade near border as Trump calls for ‘personal meeting’ with Xi Jinping to resolve crisis

16-Aug-2019 Intellasia | The Independent | 6:02 AM

Thousands of Chinese military personnel began parading near the border with Hong Kong on Thursday, as Donald Trump suggested a “personal meeting” with president [...] » More

HK tycoons toe China’s line on violent protests: Nisha Gopalan

16-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:02 AM

After 10 weeks of silence, Hong Kong’s business elite have started voicing opposition to the city’s increasingly violent protests. The cracking in the facade of [...] » More

China slams HK airport protesters, US ‘deeply concerned’

16-Aug-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Beijing on Wednesday slammed “terrorist-like” attacks on its citizens by pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong during a second day of chaos at the city’s [...] » More

Huawei needs its Android rival to succeed where Samsung and Microsoft failed

16-Aug-2019 Intellasia | CNN | 6:02 AM

Huawei has a plan B to help protect its global smartphone business from the US-China trade war. But it’s incredibly risky. The Chinese company recently unveiled its own [...] » More

Chinese paramilitary forces are gathered near HK border

16-Aug-2019 Intellasia | CNN | 6:02 AM

China has deployed large numbers of paramilitary personnel close to the border with Hong Kong, in what observers say is intended to send a message to protesters in the Asian [...] » More

Trump suggests trade deal can wait for HK resolution

16-Aug-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

President Donald Trump suggested Wednesday that trade talks with China can wait until tensions in Hong Kong have eased, tweeting: “Of course China wants to make a deal. [...] » More

Cathay Pacific caught in crossfire of HK’s crisis

Cathay Pacific caught in crossfire of HK’s crisis

15-Aug-2019 Intellasia | | 9:42 AM

Cathay Pacific has flown into a storm of controversy generated by the Hong Kong protests that has left it trying to appease an angry Beijing while not alienating its home [...] » More

‘Frightened, angry and exhausted’: HK protesters apologise for airport violence

15-Aug-2019 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong protesters have apologised to the public for the chaos caused at the city’s airport, one of the world’s busiest transport hubs, after demonstrations [...] » More

HK’s freedoms of expression and assembly should be protected: US official

15-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong’s freedoms of assembly and expression should be protected, a senior US official said on Tuesday, after protesters opposed to China’s growing influence [...] » More

HK’s billionaires are calling for order to be restored

15-Aug-2019 Intellasia | CNN | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong’s real estate billionaires are calling for an end to massive protests that have crippled local businesses and paralysed the city’s international [...] » More

HK police investigating after badly decomposed bodies of mother and daughter found in Tuen Mun flat

15-Aug-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong police are investigating after the bodies of two women were found in a Tuen Mun flat on Wednesday. According to police, the mother, surnamed Lo, was 61 years old [...] » More

Scoot cancels two flights travelling between Singapore and HK amid chaos at HK airport

15-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Coconuts Singapore | 6:02 AM

Singapore’s low-cost airline Scoot yesterday joined Singapore Airlines in temporarily sidelining select Hong Kong trips, canceling two flights scheduled to leave the [...] » More

Airport beatings spark soul-searching over HK’s radicals

15-Aug-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Shocking scenes of pro-democracy protesters at Hong Kong’s airport beating two men accused of being infiltrators have sparked soul-searching within the movement over [...] » More

Global Times says reporter held by demonstrators at HK airport, rescued by police

15-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

A reporter from China’s Global Times was seized by demonstrators at Hong Kong airport on Tuesday but was rescued by police, the newspaper’s editor in chief said. [...] » More

HK airport protesters retreat, but city in turmoil

15-Aug-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

China reacted furiously Wednesday to “terrorist-like” attacks on its citizens by pro-democracy protesters during a second day of mass disruptions at Hong [...] » More