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HK university student left critical ‘with brain injury’ after car park fall was reportedly fleeing tear gas fired during anti-government protests

05-Nov-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

A Hong Kong university student who fell from a car park in the early hours of Monday morning may have suffered a significant brain injury as a result, medical sources said, [...]
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Chinese state media urge ‘tougher line’ on HK

05-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Chinese state-run media on Monday called for a “tougher line” on democracy protesters in Hong Kong, after a weekend of violence following Beijing’s plans to [...]
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HK civil servants who support protests ‘will burn with rioters’ warns People’s Daily

05-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong civil servants who support the protests which have rocked the city for more than five months will “burn with the rioters” according to a commentary in [...]
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Blood spilled over political differences in HK, with six hurt as knife-wielding man attacks family after argument

05-Nov-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Blood was spilled in Hong Kong on Sunday evening in a fight over political differences, leaving six injured including a district councillor who had part of his ear bitten [...]
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HK oysters served up as natural defence against flooding caused by climate change

05-Nov-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

As the tide rolls out in Deep Bay, neat rows of grey, clustered oysters are revealed, stretching a kilometre across the mudflats along the coast of Pak Nai in the New [...]
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HK’s Carrie Lam to discuss helping people to live and work in mainland China

HK’s Carrie Lam to discuss helping people to live and work in mainland China

05-Nov-2019 Intellasia | CNA | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam will discuss how to make it easier for people in the Chinese-ruled city, rocked by violent anti-China protests overnight, to live and work on the [...]
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HK’s Exchange Fund posts 55 per cent drop third quarter income amid stock slump, political turmoil

05-Nov-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong’s Exchange Fund, the war chest used to defend the local currency from attacks by short sellers, has reported a 55 per cent drop in third quarter income, hurt [...]
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Little chance of building subsidised housing in HK apart from starter homes, URA boss Wai Chi-sing says

05-Nov-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

The Urban Renewal Authority has said its chance of building subsidised homes for sale, other than starter homes, will be slim as that will hurt the cash flow and slow down [...]
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HK protests: police, fire services release joint statement on ‘misunderstanding’ that led to clash during crowd dispersal in Central on Saturday

HK protests: police, fire services release joint statement on ‘misunderstanding’ that led to clash during crowd dispersal in Central on Saturday

05-Nov-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Police and the Fire Services Department released a joint statement early on Sunday morning to clarify the clash between a firefighter and riot control officers in Central on [...]
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HK authorities made ‘arbitrary’ decision, pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong says on district council elections ban

05-Nov-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong Chi-fung has accused Hong Kong authorities of making an “arbitrary” decision to ban him from the coming district council [...]
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HK leader Carrie Lam to meet vice-Premier Han Zheng in Beijing for first official sit-down since protests erupted

05-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong’s embattled leader Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor has been called to Beijing for an unscheduled meeting with vice-Premier Han Zheng on Wednesday, with sources [...]
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Six wounded as bloody brawl caps day of HK mall chaos

05-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

A bloody knife fight in Hong Kong left six people wounded on Sunday evening, including a local pro-democracy politician who had his ear bitten off, capping another chaotic [...]
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HK police cancel press conference after journalists accuse officers of ‘telling lies’

05-Nov-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

A Hong Kong police press conference was cancelled before it even began on Monday after six journalists attended wearing helmets bearing slogans accusing officers of telling [...]
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China’s news agency condemns attack on its HK office as ‘barbaric’

05-Nov-2019 Intellasia | TheGuardian | 6:02 AM

China’s state-owned news agency, Xinhua, has denounced the attack on its Hong Kong office by pro-democracy protesters as “barbaric”. In a brief statement [...]
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HK’s homebuyers greet developers’ attempt to sell leftover residential property with their collective cold shoulder

05-Nov-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong’s biggest sales weekend for residential property in almost five months was met with a collective shrug, as homebuyers mostly ignored the 622 unsold homes left [...]
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