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Thousands take to HK streets against proposal to extradite suspects to mainland China

02-Apr-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Thousands of protesters took to the streets of Hong Kong on Sunday, intensifying a campaign against the government’s controversial plan to allow the transfer of [...]
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HK investors see Brexit as buying opportunity

02-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Ejinsight | 6:00 AM

The Brexit crisis has intensified almost every week recently, with neither the British government nor the parliament able to find a solution. Amid this, I have been regularly [...]
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Fugitive tycoon to challenge HK’s extradition plans

02-Apr-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A fugitive billionaire has vowed to launch a legal challenge against Hong Kong’s controversial plan to sign an extradition agreement with Macau, Taiwan and mainland [...]
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Pregnant Cathay Pacific flight attendants threaten to all go on sick leave after staff member becomes 33rd person in HK to catch measles this year

02-Apr-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

A group of pregnant Cathay Pacific flight attendants have said they will all take sick leave from Monday unless the Hong Kong-based airline improves its safeguards against [...]
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Six out of 100 HK airport workers found to be in danger of catching measles as health authorities tighten controls around vaccination service

02-Apr-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong health authorities have tightened the requirements for their airport vaccination service against measles after blood tests found almost 90 per cent of airport staff [...]
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Thousands march in HK over proposed extradition law changes

Thousands march in HK over proposed extradition law changes

02-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Thousands of people protested in Hong Kong on Sunday against a government plan to change extradition laws, fearing an erosion of personal freedom and the city’s status [...]
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Singapore has world’s best airport but HK is the place to eat?

01-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Asia One | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong took the consolation prizes of best immigration and dining experience on Thursday as Singapore’s Changi Airport extended its run as the world’s best [...]
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HK’s China extradition plan sparks alarm

01-Apr-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s plans to approve extraditions to the mainland have sparked alarm within the city’s business and legal communities who fear it will hammer the [...]
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Tourist who fell to his death taking selfie at Grand Canyon was Macau man travelling with HK tour group

30-Mar-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

A tourist who fell to his death at the Grand Canyon while trying to take a selfie was a man from Macau travelling with a Hong Kong tour group. The Travel Industry Council of [...]
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MTR Corp faces record HK$25 million fine after crash that left line between two of HK’s busiest stations closed for two days

30-Mar-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s embattled rail operator is expected to be slapped with a record HK$25 million penalty for the city’s first MTR crash, which caused an unprecedented [...]
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HK police investigate drone that flew over chief executive’s office

30-Mar-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong has issued online-only banking licences to three groups, including joint ventures (JVs) of Standard Chartered and BOC Hong Kong, in what could be the biggest [...]
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Popular Kaws show in HK’s Victoria Harbour cut short by two days due to bad weather

30-Mar-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

A giant floating sculpture that drew thousands of fans to Hong Kong’s Victoria Harbour will be departing two days earlier than planned due to bad weather. The [...]
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Key figure in HK’s biggest financial scandal at Convoy Global surfaces in a newspaper advertisement to defend himself

30-Mar-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

A former director of Convoy Global Holdings, a key figure in the HK$715 million (US$91 million) legal battle involving surrounding Hong Kong’s biggest financial scandal [...]
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New domestic helpers coming to HK should be made to prove they are vaccinated against measles, health experts say

30-Mar-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

New domestic helpers coming to Hong Kong should be required to prove they have been vaccinated against measles, two infectious disease experts said on Thursday. Dr Ho [...]
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Consultant cleared of indecently assaulting trainee doctor while teaching her about chest fractures at HK hospital

30-Mar-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

A senior doctor accused of molesting a trainee at Tuen Mun Hospital when he showed her how to identify a chest bone fracture cleared his name on Thursday. Tuen Mun Court said [...]
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