Archive for November 15th, 2019

Chinese state media deletes HK curfew tweet

15-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 7:36 AM

Chinese state media deleted a tweet Thursday claiming Hong Kong’s government was to announce a weekend curfew, after some of the worst violence in months of [...]
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The Latest: HK protesters shoot arrows at police

15-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AP | 7:36 AM

The Latest on the protests in Hong Kong (all times local): 12:50 p.m. Police say protesters shot an arrow at officers patrolling near Hong Kong Polytechnic University, then [...]
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Cathay Pacific to delay delivery of four Airbus planes and speed up retirement of older jets in 2020 as it battles HK protest fallout

15-Nov-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 7:36 AM

Cathay Pacific has deferred the delivery of four Airbus aircraft and will retire an extra two planes in 2020, the company told analysts on Thursday, as civil unrest in Hong [...]
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Chinese students flee HK as campuses burn

15-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 7:36 AM

Having fled Hong Kong universities they had thought were a ticket to success, Chinese students from the mainland sit in hostels and noodle shops in the neighbouring city of [...]
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Alibaba to pioneer paperless listing in break with HK norm

15-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 7:36 AM

Alibaba’s planned $13.4 billion share sale will be Hong Kong’s first paperless stock market listing, a source with knowledge of the matter said, breaking with a [...]
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Citigroup warns HK staff after arrest of investment banker in protests

15-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Free MalaysiaToday | 7:36 AM

Citigroup Inc warned Hong Kong staff to steer clear of dangerous places after police grabbed one of its investment bankers off a sidewalk. As protests raged, firms across the [...]
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HK endures more transit disruptions, more violence

HK endures more transit disruptions, more violence

15-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AP | 7:36 AM

Hong Kong residents endured a fourth day of traffic snarls and mass transit disruptions Thursday as protesters closed some major arteries and rail networks while police [...]
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China says Taiwan scaremongering with attack talk

China says Taiwan scaremongering with attack talk

15-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 7:36 AM

China said on Wednesday Taiwan was scaremongering with talk of a possible Chinese attack, after Taiwan’s foreign minister said Beijing could resort to military conflict [...]
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Taiwan receives draft LOA on tank sale from US: MND

15-Nov-2019 Intellasia | FocusTaiwan | 7:36 AM

Taiwan has received a draft letter of offer and acceptance (LOA), a contract between the United States military and a foreign customer, detailing an offer from the Pentagon [...]
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NCC demands smartphone makers list Taiwan properly after Huawei alters caller IDs

15-Nov-2019 Intellasia | TaiwanNews | 7:36 AM

NCC to revoke certifications if smartphone makers such as Huawei do not properly list Taiwan In response to reports of Huawei smartphones suddenly changing Taiwan’s [...]
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Taiwan’s first commercial-scale offshore wind farm inaugurated

15-Nov-2019 Intellasia | TaiwanNews | 7:36 AM

Wind farm in Miaoli County to generate 128 MW of clean energy, enough for 128,000 Taiwanese households Taiwan’s first offshore wind farm to reach a commercial scale was [...]
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Taiwan president says blood of HK youth should not be shed to ‘decorate faces of Beijing authorities’

15-Nov-2019 Intellasia | TaiwanNews | 7:36 AM

Recalling White Terror, Taiwan President Tsai calls on Hong Kong government to ‘stop acts of repression before it’s too late’ As violence continues to erupt [...]
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Google bans campaign ads ahead of January 2020 Taiwan elections

15-Nov-2019 Intellasia | FocusTaiwan | 7:36 AM

Internet giant Google Inc. has announced that it will not run political campaign ads on its online advertising platform starting Friday ahead of Taiwan’s presidential [...]
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Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen urges HK’s leaders to pull city ‘back from the brink’

Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen urges HK’s leaders to pull city ‘back from the brink’

15-Nov-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 7:36 AM

Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen on Wednesday urged the Hong Kong government to bring the city “back from the brink”, after likening the chaotic clashes on a [...]
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Taiwan colleges sign petition in support of HK protesting students

15-Nov-2019 Intellasia | TaiwanNews | 7:36 AM

Student associations across Taiwan also issue statement condemning Hong Kong police for using excessive force Student associations in Taiwan are voicing support for [...]
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