Archive for August 14th, 2019

Flights departing Hong Kong airport after protest chaos

14-Aug-2019 Intellasia | | 3:51 PM

Flights were departing Hong Kong airport largely on schedule on Wednesday morning, a day after pro-democracy protesters caused chaos with a disruptive sit-in that paralysed [...]
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Flights resuming at Hong Kong airport after protest chaos

14-Aug-2019 Intellasia | | 3:48 PM

Flights resumed at Hong Kong’s airport Wednesday after two days of disruptions marked by outbursts of violence that highlight the hardening positions of pro-democracy [...]
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Business Briefs 14 Aug 2019

14-Aug-2019 Intellasia | | 8:43 AM

* Hai An Transport and Stevedoring JSC (HAH) posted VND289 billion in revenue in the second quarter of 2018, up 21 % from a year earlier. However, its net profit dropped 6% [...]
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Asian markets sink as investors hit by perfect storm of crises

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

Markets retreated in Asia on Tuesday as uncertainty over the China-US trade talks was compounded by increasing tensions in Hong Kong and an economic crisis in Argentina. [...]
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Protesters call for mass HK airport demonstration after woman shot in eye during extradition bill unrest in Tsim Sha Tsui

Protesters call for mass HK airport demonstration after woman shot in eye during extradition bill unrest in Tsim Sha Tsui

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

A female protester who was shot during a protest on Sunday could lose her right eye, leading activists to plan another anti-government demonstration at Hong Kong [...]
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Stranded passengers voice support for HK protesters

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

Travellers in Hong Kong’s airport voiced support for pro-democracy demonstrators on Tuesday, despite an overnight occupation of the international transit hub that saw [...]
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HK airport suspends flight check-ins: authority

14-Aug-2019 Intellasia | ABS-CBN | 6:02 AM

Flight check-in services have been suspended at Hong Kong’s international airport, the airport authority said on Tuesday, citing disruptions caused by anti-government [...]
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Day after grounding all flights, anti-government protesters move into departures area on their return to HK International Airport

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

Anti-government protesters have severely disrupted air travel for a second straight day, forcing Hong Kong International Airport to suspend check-in services for all [...]
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New airport rally as HK leader warns of ‘path of no return’

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

Pro-democracy protesters blocked passengers at Hong Kong’s airport Tuesday, causing further travel chaos a day after triggering an unprecedented shutdown and defying [...]
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HK protests ‘could have ripple effects very easily into China,’ Eurasia Group’s Hirson says

HK protests ‘could have ripple effects very easily into China,’ Eurasia Group’s Hirson says

14-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Yahoo Finance | 6:02 AM

The situation in Hong Kong escalated further on Monday, and the protests could have “ripple effects” into the mainland. “Instability in Hong Kong could have [...]
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HK airport slowly reopens after crippling protests

14-Aug-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Protesters clogged the departure area at Hong Kong’s reopened airport Tuesday, a day after they forced one of the world’s busiest transport hubs to shut down [...]
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Flights resume at HK airport after protest shutdown

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

Violent protests are driving Hong Kong down a “path of no return”, the city’s leader warned Tuesday as its airport struggled to recover from an [...]
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Day after grounding all flights, anti-government protesters return to HK International Airport

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

Anti-government protesters have returned to Hong Kong International Airport and flooded its departures hall in a bid to paralyse one of the world’s busiest aviation [...]
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Many of the leaders of HK’s protests are millennialshere’s why they’re taking action

14-Aug-2019 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:02 AM

The city of Hong Kong has been roiled by protests this summer. Hundreds of thousands of demonstrators have occupied the city’s streets, government buildings and even [...]
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HK’s leader warns city faces ‘path of no return’

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

Hong Kong’s leader warned pro-democracy protesters Tuesday against heading down “a path of no return”, but they responded with a fresh rally at the [...]
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