Archive for June 24th, 2019

Business Briefs 24 Jun 2019

24-Jun-2019 Intellasia | | 9:49 AM

* Nguyen Thanh Son, former board member at Seaprodex Refrigeration Industry Corporation (SRF), will be selling 6.5 million SRF hare from June 20 to July 17 to cut his holding [...]
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HK protests give Taiwanese president Tsai Ing-wen a boost as elections approach

HK protests give Taiwanese president Tsai Ing-wen a boost as elections approach

24-Jun-2019 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:35 AM

The sentiment that has overwhelmed Hong Kong over the China extradition bill in the past weeks has spilled over to neighbouring Taiwan, pushing relations with China to the [...]
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HK woman who hacked elderly father in head with meat cleaver gets 12 months in jail

24-Jun-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

A woman who hacked her 83-year-old father in the head with a cleaver because she thought he stole her laundry soap was on Friday jailed for 12 months by a Hong Kong court. [...]
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HK police condemn protesters and vow response to their ‘illegal activities’ after 15-hour siege of force’s HQ finally comes to an end

24-Jun-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

The use of force by Hong Kong police during last week’s extradition bill protest, which triggered the siege of its headquarters on Friday night, was “necessary [...]
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Latest HK protest ends peacefully with demands unmet

24-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Protesters in Hong Kong besieged police headquarters late into the night Friday, throwing eggs at the building and drawing graffiti on the walls, before ending a day of [...]
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Fresh HK protest ends peacefully with demands unmet

Fresh HK protest ends peacefully with demands unmet

24-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Protesters in Hong Kong ended their overnight siege of police headquarters peacefully Saturday, disappointed that their demands for the territory’s leader to formally [...]
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HK protests: More than 1,000 people block police headquarters over misconduct allegations

24-Jun-2019 Intellasia | The Independent | 6:02 AM

More than 1,000 people have blocked Hong Kong’s police headquarters as protestors continued to oppose a controversial extradition bill that has caused the [...]
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HK police slam ‘illegal’ protest as HQ siege ends

24-Jun-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong police on Saturday vowed to pursue anti-government protesters who launched a 15-hour siege of their headquarters as historic rallies aimed at ousting the [...]
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HK protesters disperse after blockading police headquarters

HK protesters disperse after blockading police headquarters

24-Jun-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Thousands of protesters who had blockaded police headquarters in Asia’s leading financial centre had mostly dispersed by Saturday morning with some roads reopened for [...]
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Department of Health seeks clarification from HK Adventist Hospital over refusal to treat injured protester who was later arrested

24-Jun-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

The Hong Kong health authority is seeking clarification from a private hospital that refused to treat a patient with a “suspicious wound” and then reported the [...]
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HK police take no action as anti-extradition bill protesters blockade headquarters with chief Stephen Lo inside

24-Jun-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Thousands of protesters besieged Hong Kong police headquarters on Friday, jamming doors, erecting barricades and blocking all street-level passageways in and out of the [...]
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HK police condemn protesters and vow response to their ‘illegal activities’ after 15-hour siege of force’s HQ finally comes to an end

HK police condemn protesters and vow response to their ‘illegal activities’ after 15-hour siege of force’s HQ finally comes to an end

24-Jun-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

The use of force by Hong Kong police during last week’s extradition bill protest, which triggered the siege of its headquarters on Friday night, was “necessary [...]
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US VP Mike Pence’s speech, expected to be critical of China, postponed because of ‘progress’ ahead of leaders’ G20 meeting

24-Jun-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

An upcoming speech by US vice-President Mike Pence in which he was expected to criticise China’s human rights record has been postponed because of “progress in [...]
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Foxconn founder urges Apple to move production from China to Taiwan

24-Jun-2019 Intellasia | The Verge | 6:02 AM

Foxconn founder Terry Gou has said that Apple should move its manufacturing out of China, Bloomberg reports. “I am urging Apple to move to Taiwan,” Gou said in [...]
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Kim, Xi agree to grow ties whatever external situationN Korean media

Kim, Xi agree to grow ties whatever external situationN Korean media

24-Jun-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and China’s President Xi Jinping reached a consensus on “important issues,” and agreed to build on their countries’ [...]
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