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Hong Kong Expands Use of Cavern Service Reservoirs to Free Up Land

20-Mar-2019 Intellasia | Press Release | 9:14 AM

The Water Supplies Department (WSD) of the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region is considering to relocate the Diamond Hill Fresh Water and Salt Water [...]
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Singapore, HK and Paris jointly ranked world’s most expensive cities

20-Mar-2019 Intellasia | Yahoo News Singapore | 6:00 AM

Singapore remains the world’s most expensive city to visit and live in, according to the latest Worldwide Cost of Living Survey by the Economist Intelligence Unit [...]
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This HK start-up gives flat owners a hassle-free way to tap the co-living trend

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

In crowded Hong Kong, co-living operators have made good business matching the needs of renters and landlords around shared living concepts involving big spaces. But a new [...]
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HK’s limited partnership regime may attract funds to set up domicile, boosting city’s role as Greater Bay Area private equity hub

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

The Hong Kong government’s legal infrastructure to promote the city’s private equity industry may just work, encouraging more funds to set up domiciles locally [...]
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HK faces commuter chaos after rare train collision

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

A train collision disrupted services in Hong Kong on Monday, threatening commuter chaos during rush hour in the heart of the Asian financial hub, authorities said. The rare [...]
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Known for massive collection of Japanese books, Kinokuniya Liang Court to shut down after 36 years

19-Mar-2019 Intellasia | Coconuts Singapore | 6:00 AM

It’s the end of an era for the beloved Kinokuniya bookstore at Liang Court. After 36 years, the outlet at the Clarke Quay shopping mall will bring down its shutters for [...]
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Central-Admiralty MTR suspension ‘may last into Tuesday’, HK’s rail operator says, after train crash

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

A key MTR link between two major stations on Hong Kong Island may not resume on Tuesday after services were knocked out by a train crash on the city’s subway network on [...]
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Mainland Chinese and HK officials lied to UN Human Rights Council about city’s high degree of autonomy, activists say

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

Officials from mainland China and Hong Kong had lied to the UN Human Rights Council about the city’s high degree of autonomy being intact, activists said on Sunday [...]
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HK engineers demand institution president quit as fallout from Sha Tin-Central link scandal continues

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

A group of Hong Kong engineers have demanded the head of their professional body be removed for his handling of a row over a construction scandal at the city’s most [...]
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Signalling system blamed for HK MTR collision was also behind 2017 crash at Joo Koon station on Singapore MRT

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

The signalling system believed to be at fault for Monday morning’s MTR train collision was also behind a crash on Singapore’s network that injured 38 people. Hong [...]
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Cathay Pacific says budget airline would serve ‘unique market segment’

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

Hong Kong’s Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd, in talks to buy low-cost carrier Hong Kong Express Airways, believes budget airlines have a “unique market segment” [...]
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Stocks rise in HK, China as Shanghai tech board’s kick-off signals further liberalisation in the Chinese capital market

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

Equities rose in Hong Kong and China on Monday, as investors await the introduction of a bidding process that will allow technology start-ups to raise capital in Shanghai, [...]
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HK MTR trains collide near Central station during signal system trial

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

Hong Kong’s subway network, already slowed by a train crash overnight, suffered a further blow mid-morning Monday when a woman fell onto the track causing part of a [...]
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FEATURE-Activists in HK and Taiwan feel heat as China fears ‘separatist’ collusion

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

As Beijing grows wary of pro-independence groups seeking to forge closer ties in Hong Kong and Taiwan, activists say they are coming under increased surveillance and [...]
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HK truck driver escapes injury in Tolo Highway crash only to be killed moments later by GoGoVan vehicle

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

A Hong Kong driver narrowly escaped serious injury after losing control of his truck on Friday night, only to be struck and killed moments later by a van as he left the [...]
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