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China to Britain: Keep your ‘colonial’ hands off HK

05-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

China told Britain to keep its hands off Hong Kong on Wednesday while London called for Beijing to honor the agreements made when the city was handed over in 1997, escalating [...]
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China and Britain wage war of words over HK

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

London summoned Beijing’s ambassador for a dressing down Wednesday in a rapidly escalating diplomatic feud over protests in Hong Kong as China told Britain to keep its [...]
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HK bans ex-Goldman banker Tim Leissner for life

05-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong’s Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) has today banned Tim Leissner, top investor for US bank Goldman Sachs who was linked to the 1Malaysia Development [...]
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Carrie Lam: HK’s divisive, pro-Beijing leader

Carrie Lam: HK’s divisive, pro-Beijing leader

04-Jul-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Carrie Lam vowed to heal divisions when she became Hong Kong’s leader, but her tenure has thrust the financial hub into unprecedented turmoil, sparking huge protests [...]
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China condemns violent HK protests as ‘undisguised challenge’ to its rule

04-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

China on Tuesday condemned violent protests in Hong Kong as an “undisguised challenge” to the formula under which the city is ruled, hours after police fired tear [...]
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‘Negligent’ police strategy during HK protests sacrificed force morale and image, say frontline officers, while others praise restrained approach

04-Jul-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Police restraint as protesters rampaged through Hong Kong’s legislature on Monday earned praise for avoiding bloody clashes but others, including frontline officers, [...]
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HK and Taiwan preview China’s future

04-Jul-2019 Intellasia | TheHill | 6:02 AM

The people of Hong Kong have demonstrated dramatically and until Monday, nonviolently that they reject Beijing’s heavy-handed tactics in eroding the territory’s [...]
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Low-cost carrier HK Express overtakes combined might of Cathay Pacific and Cathay Dragon on non-stop flights to Japan

04-Jul-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Budget airline HK Express will soon operate more non-stop flights to Japan than any Hong Kong airline, overtaking the combined might of Cathay Pacific and Cathay Dragon in [...]
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Beijing issues ominous warning after ‘atrocities,’ but HK protesters undeterred

Beijing issues ominous warning after ‘atrocities,’ but HK protesters undeterred

04-Jul-2019 Intellasia | USAToday | 6:02 AM

China’s mainland government condemned demonstrations rocking Hong Kong on Tuesday as a challenge to Beijing’s authority that “trampled” the law and [...]
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HK stars Alan Tam, Kenny Bee and Tony Leung Ka-Fai’s appearance at rally upsets fans

04-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

The appearance of superstars Alan Tam and Kenny Bee at a rally supporting Hong Kong police has rubbed fans the wrong way with some destroying their classic records to show [...]
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HK’s affluent look to Singapore for insurance and wealth diversification, amid violent protests

04-Jul-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Insurance technology start-up Singapore Life has reported a 30 per cent uptick in demand from Hong Kong’s high net worth individuals seeking insurance products with [...]
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HK government does not have to grind to a halt say rival lawmakers, as one predicts legislature could be closed for six months

04-Jul-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong’s legislature can continue to function despite the heavy damage inflicted on its headquarters by protesters, two leaders from opposite political camps said on [...]
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HK protests draw angry response from China, calls for arrest of ‘criminals’

04-Jul-2019 Intellasia | CBS | 6:02 AM

Crews were out in Hong Kong on Tuesday, cleaning up after a poignant anniversary spiralled into chaos and violence. CBS News correspondent Ramy Inocencio reported that the [...]
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HK is bracing for a brutal crackdown from Beijing

04-Jul-2019 Intellasia | viceNews | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong authorities declared their ransacked halls of government “a big crime scene” Tuesday, as they began the process of investigating and repairing the [...]
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HK police tactics baffle the experts as legislature is trashed

04-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

- As images of demonstrators pounding at the glass walls of Hong Kong’s Legislative Council were beamed live to the world, with the notable exception of mainland China, [...]
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