Archive for September 14th, 2019

South Korea’s Moon, Trump expected to meet at U.N. amid hopes for new North Korea talks

South Korea’s Moon, Trump expected to meet at U.N. amid hopes for new North Korea talks

14-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 7:04 AM

South Korean President Moon Jae-in and U.S. President Donald Trump are expected to hold a summit at the United Nations this month, Moon’s office said on Friday, amid hopes [...]
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Hong Kong ‘not a trade issue’ says Mnuchin ahead of US-China talks

Hong Kong ‘not a trade issue’ says Mnuchin ahead of US-China talks

14-Sep-2019 Intellasia | SCMP | 7:00 AM

Next month’s trade talks between the US and China will not include discussion of Hong Kong disturbances The unrest in Hong Kong will not be part of the upcoming trade [...]
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The world’s biggest brewer may resurrect its massive HK IPO

14-Sep-2019 Intellasia | CNN | 6:02 AM

Anheuser-Busch InBev (BUD) has resumed its application to list its Asia business in Hong Kong, two months after shelving what would have been the biggest IPO of the year. The [...]
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HK protests: pro-Beijing and anti-government camps attempt to outsing each other at IFC Mall in Central

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

Hundreds of pro-Beijing supporters confronted anti-government protesters at a shopping mall in Hong Kong on Thursday, with both sides attempting to outsing each other. Before [...]
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Press associations call on HK police to curb attacks on journalists covering anti-government protests

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

Two press associations on Thursday jointly called on police to stop what they described as the increasing violence and even attacks both physical and verbal against frontline [...]
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HK’s domestic helpers earn average of nearly HK$5,000 per month, survey shows, up 3 per cent from last year

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

Domestic helpers in Southern district are paid about 13 per cent more than those whose employers live in Wong Tai Sin, according to the latest survey of maid salaries across [...]
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Taiwan warns citizens not to travel to HK and China after businessperson detained

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

Taiwan’s ruling party has warned citizens against travelling to Hong Kong or mainland China, saying the situation is “severe,” after a Taiwanese [...]
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Police ban rally for fear of more violence and chaos as HK braces for citywide protests at weekend

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

Hong Kong police have banned a mass rally and march planned for Sunday, the second time organiser the Civil Human Rights Front has been denied permission to hold an [...]
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HK stock exchange could find London exchange ‘unaffordable,’ says strategist

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

* Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing (HKEX) CEO Charles Li faces a “challenge” as he makes a bid for the London Stock Exchange Group (LSE), according to Bank of [...]
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The world’s biggest brewer may resurrect its massive HK IPO

14-Sep-2019 Intellasia | CNN | 6:02 AM

Anheuser-Busch InBev (BUD) has resumed its application to list its Asia business in Hong Kong, two months after shelving what would have been the biggest IPO of the year. The [...]
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Police ban rally for fear of more violence and chaos as HK braces for citywide protests at weekend

Police ban rally for fear of more violence and chaos as HK braces for citywide protests at weekend

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

Hong Kong police have banned a mass rally and march planned for Sunday, the second time organiser the Civil Human Rights Front has been denied permission to hold an [...]
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HK stock exchange could find London exchange ‘unaffordable,’ says strategist

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

* Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing (HKEX) CEO Charles Li faces a “challenge” as he makes a bid for the London Stock Exchange Group (LSE), according to Bank of [...]
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Taiwan warns citizens not to travel to HK and China after businessperson detained

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

Taiwan’s ruling party has warned citizens against travelling to Hong Kong or mainland China, saying the situation is “severe,” after a Taiwanese [...]
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HK protesters plan busy Mid-Autumn Festival

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

Hong Kong activists plan to combine pro-democracy protests with traditional lantern celebrations marking the Mid-Autumn Festival this weekend, after a brief lull in sometimes [...]
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Exclusive: The Chief Executive ‘has to serve two masters’HK leader Carrie Lam full transcript

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

This is a transcript of a talk given in late August by Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam to a group of businesspeople in the city. The transcript is taken from an audio [...]
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