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Hazard investing? Here are 10 stocks to buy, if and when HK’s street mayhem end, according to Morningstar

17-Oct-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

The Hang Seng Index, the world’s third-biggest loser in the past six months, stands to recover its lost ground if Hong Kong can put a quick end to the four months of [...]
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How HK’s taxes spawned billionaires and bred inequality

17-Oct-2019 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:02 AM

For 25 consecutive years, Hong Kong has remained the world’s freest economy, thanks partly to low taxes and the rule of law. But widening inequality has also fuelled [...]
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The Latest: China threatens retaliation against US HK bill

17-Oct-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

The Latest on Hong Kong’s protests (all times local): 12:45 p.m. China says it will take countermeasures after the US House of Representatives passed three bills [...]
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Pentagon official says US is concerned by ‘heavier hand Beijing has taken’ in HK

17-Oct-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong’s long-held reputation as one of Asia-Pacific’s best, most well-regulated police, judicial and administrative systems is under threat as Beijing takes [...]
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HK leader slams US senator for ‘police state’ remark

HK leader slams US senator for ‘police state’ remark

17-Oct-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong’s leader on Tuesday hit back at a US senator who said the city is becoming a police state, a day after a massive rally called on Washington to punish Beijing [...]
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‘Not feasible to relaunch a debate on universal suffrage now,’ Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam tells EU, according to internal report

‘Not feasible to relaunch a debate on universal suffrage now,’ Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam tells EU, according to internal report

16-Oct-2019 Intellasia | SCMP | 8:10 AM

Embattled Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor told the European Union representative in the city that it was not feasible to relaunch a debate on universal suffrage [...]
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Hong Kong bans protesters from police housing areas amid escalating violence

Hong Kong bans protesters from police housing areas amid escalating violence

16-Oct-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 8:07 AM

Embattled Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam on Tuesday ruled out making any concessions to pro-democracy protesters in the face of escalating violence, which police said was now [...]
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HK violence prompts debate but no division among protesters

HK violence prompts debate but no division among protesters

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

Hong Kong’s more hardline pro-democracy protesters have embraced increased violence towards private property, businesses and even people, triggering some soul-searching [...]
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Classes suspended at HK Design Institute after students vandalise campus demanding surveillance footage of classmate found dead in sea

16-Oct-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

All classes at the Hong Kong Design Institute have been cancelled over the next three days after dozens of masked students smashed glass doors and security cameras on its [...]
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Tens of thousands of HK protesters plead for US help

16-Oct-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Tens of thousands of mostly young pro-democracy activists rallied in Hong Kong on Monday in the first legal protest since the introduction of colonial-era emergency laws and [...]
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HK protests: can other disciplined services lend manpower support to city’s beleaguered police force?

16-Oct-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Manpower from the other disciplined services could be used to help Hong Kong police enforce the law as violent anti-government protests continue to intensify, but this would [...]
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US senator warns HK becoming ‘police state’ as thousands rally

US senator warns HK becoming ‘police state’ as thousands rally

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

Hong Kong is sliding towards becoming a police state, US senator Josh Hawley warned Monday, as tens of thousands filled the strife-torn city’s streets waving American [...]
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What keeps the months-long, massive HK protests going? ’60 Minutes’ reports

16-Oct-2019 Intellasia | CBSNews | 6:02 AM

“When you lose freedom, you lose everything,” a successful Hong Kong businessperson says, explaining why he is part of the pro-democracy street protests This [...]
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HK protesters fill Chater Garden and spill onto nearby roads in Central, calling for United States to pass democracy act

16-Oct-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Tens of thousands of Hong Kong protesters some waving American flags filled a downtown park and spilled onto nearby roads on Monday evening, urging US congressmen to pass a [...]
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Blizzard Entertainment cuts punishment for gamer in HK protests row

16-Oct-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

US games publisher Blizzard Entertainment has reduced the punishment dealt out to a Hong Kong-based Hearthstone esports gamer for his public support of pro-democracy protests [...]
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