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HK protest leaders halt planning vote, concede mistake

28-Oct-2014 Intellasia | LA Times | 6:00 AM

In a move that highlighted the difficulty of consolidating Hong Kong’s “umbrella movement,” protest leaders on Sunday scrapped plans to conduct a poll [...]
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HK, Shanghai cross-trading scheme postponed

28-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A watershed scheme to allow cross-trading between Hong Kong and Shanghai’s stock markets has been delayed indefinitely, a Hong Kong official said Monday, warning the [...]
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HK protest referendum called off

28-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Aljazeera And Agencies | 6:00 AM

Protest leaders in Hong Kong have cancelled a vote on what the next step should be in their month-long street occupation, saying they hadn’t properly consulted with the [...]
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Fitch: HK Protests Not a Near-Term Ratings Trigger

28-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The ongoing political protests in Hong Kong are not a near-term sovereign ratings trigger for the territory, says Fitch Ratings. The demonstrations may pose some downside [...]
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HK cannot do without influence from ‘foreign forces’

28-Oct-2014 Intellasia | SCMP | 6:00 AM

The tube of Pringles my sister gave me when I was 13 was a thing of wonderment. She had brought it back from an overseas cruise and I noticed it in her suitcase as she was [...]
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Screening for Ebola at HK airport ‘not that effective’, says co-discoverer of virus

28-Oct-2014 Intellasia | SCMP | 6:00 AM

Screening arrivals to Hong Kong International Airport for the deadly Ebola virus is not an effective strategy for tackling its spread, one of the scientists who first [...]
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HK protests in disarray as vote on next move scrapped

28-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Leaders of Hong Kong’s pro-democracy protests on Sunday abruptly postponed a vote on their next steps due to differing opinions about how to move the month-long [...]
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Hong Kong protesters scrap vote on what to do next

Hong Kong protesters scrap vote on what to do next

27-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AP | 7:53 AM

The leaders of Hong Kong’s pro-democracy protests on Sunday canceled a vote on what the next step should be in their monthlong street occupation, saying they [...]
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Hong Kong’s Umbrella Movement gets computer game makeover

Hong Kong’s Umbrella Movement gets computer game makeover

27-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 7:51 AM

How do you defend yourself against scores of tear gas wielding police while manning the barricades at Hong Kong’s protest camps? Unleash the wrath of Chinese deity Guan [...]
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Kelly McParland: China offers HK protesters a lesson in the realities of power

27-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Nationalpost | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s Beijing-backed leader has finally explained why voters can’t be trusted to choose who replaces him in a 2017 election. It’s simple: if you give [...]
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Taiwan, China and HK get high marks from expats

27-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Wantchinatimes | 6:00 AM

China has been ranked third in the world by expats in terms of destinations for career progression, financial wellbeing and quality of life, according to the seventh Expat [...]
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HK protesters to hold street vote

HK protesters to hold street vote

27-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s democracy activists are planning a street vote to gauge protesters’ views on conciliatory offers from the government, as the city’s former [...]
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HK protesters to vote on staying in streets

27-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong democracy activists will hold a two-day referendum starting Sunday to gauge protesters’ response to government proposals to end the monthlong street [...]
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UN Committee Prods China on HK Elections

27-Oct-2014 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

The United Nations Human Rights Committee, at a Thursday session in Geneva, asked for more information on China’s plan for elections in Hong Kong and said the [...]
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Banker Video-Bombs Live Interview With HK Protesters

25-Oct-2014 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

A senior J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. banker walking to lunch on Wednesday interrupted a live roundtable webcast on Hong Kong’s pro-democracy protests to express his [...]
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