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HK tycoon Li Ka-shing urges love in response to growing protests

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

Hong Kong’s richest man, Li Ka-shing, urged people to “love China, love Hong Kong and love yourself” on Friday in a bid to calm the city’s escalating [...]
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As China faces fate on HK, America and other democracies face a choice

17-Aug-2019 Intellasia | USAToday | 6:02 AM

Donald Trump tweets as Xi Jinping lines up his military tanks and Hong Kong protesters wave American flags and sing the US national anthem: Our view Chinese President Xi [...]
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Cathay Pacific Airways CEO Rupert Hogg resigns

17-Aug-2019 Intellasia | BangkokPost | 6:02 AM

Cathay Pacific Airways said on Friday cheif executive officer Rupert Hogg had resigned and named Augustus Tang as the new chief following a week of scrutiny by the Chinese [...]
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HK protesters face crucial weekend test after airport setback

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

Hong Kong’s pro-democracy movement faces a major test this weekend as it tries to muster another huge crowd following criticism over a recent violent airport protest [...]
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HK’s banks say they have adequate cash to meet demand, even as calls circulate online for protesters to empty out ATMs

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

Hong Kong’s biggest banks said they have enough currency notes on hand to handle any extraordinary increase in demand for cash, as calls circulated online for [...]
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HK offers budget sweeteners

17-Aug-2019 Intellasia | JapanNews | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong’s government unveiled 19.1 billion Hong Kong dollars (US$2.44 billion) worth of economic relief measures and downgraded its growth forecasts on Thursday as [...]
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US may have supplied tear gas used against HK protesters

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

Hong Kong’s police have routinely used tear gas in their attempts to dispel pro-democracy protests that have roiled Hong Kong for weeksand it turns out the [...]
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Two men accused of assaulting police at HK airport protest bailed

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

Two Hong Kong men accused of assaulting police during a protest at the city’s airport on Tuesday have been released on bail but barred from setting foot at the scene of [...]
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Louis Koo says HKPAG will assist in Ha Ping’s funeral

16-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:02 AM

Louis Koo recently expressed his sadness over the passing of veteran actress Ha Ping (also known as Teresa Ha). As reported on Mingpao, the actor, who serves as the current [...]
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Cathay Pacific Airways’ handover of crew details ‘satisfies mainland Chinese regulator’

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

Cathay Pacific Airways’ handover of details on crew working in mainland airspace has met the requirements of China’s aviation regulator, a senior official has [...]
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HK law scholar Benny Tai, serving jail term for co-founding 2014 Occupy protests, gets bail

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

A Hong Kong law scholar jailed over the 2014 Occupy movement he co-founded was granted bail on Thursday pending appeal. Benny Tai Yiu-ting, 54, was given a break from jail by [...]
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Trump links HK crisis to trade as China military rallies

Trump links HK crisis to trade as China military rallies

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

Donald Trump has urged China to “humanely” resolve the violent stand-off with pro-democracy protestors in Hong Kong, on the back of growing concerns that Beijing [...]
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Airline Cathay Pacific fires two pilots over HK protests amid pressure from Beijing

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

Hong Kong’s flagship carrier Cathay Pacific has fired two pilots over incidents connected to the city’s anti-government protests. “Cathay Pacific wishes to [...]
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HK airport attacks trigger nationalist frenzy in mainland China

HK airport attacks trigger nationalist frenzy in mainland China

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

The attacks on two mainland Chinese men at Hong Kong airport on Tuesday evening by anti-government protesters have set off a firestorm of criticism on the mainland. The two [...]
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In ‘clear warning’, Chinese paramilitary forces exercise near HK

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

Hundreds of members of China’s People’s Armed Police could be seen conducting exercises on Thursday at a sports stadium in Shenzhen, as the US State Department [...]
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