Archive for April 3rd, 2021

CGTN: The war in the shadows: Challenges of fighting terrorism in Xinjiang

03-Apr-2021 Intellasia | PR Newswire Asia | 6:03 PM

BEIJING, April 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Xinjiang, in the far western land of China, hosted one of the world's first and most important [...] » More

Genesis Celebrates Official Launch In China, Unveiling Its All-new Vision Of Automotive Luxury To Chinese Consumers

Genesis Celebrates Official Launch In China, Unveiling Its All-new Vision Of Automotive Luxury To Chinese Consumers

03-Apr-2021 Intellasia | PR Newswire Asia | 1:03 PM

Genesis announced its arrival in China with an extraordinary event, introducing the brand to a new generation of Chinese consumers [...] » More

Genesis Celebrates Launch In China With Dazzling, World Record-breaking Drone Show Over Shanghai’s Iconic Skyline

Genesis Celebrates Launch In China With Dazzling, World Record-breaking Drone Show Over Shanghai’s Iconic Skyline

03-Apr-2021 Intellasia | PR Newswire Asia | 12:37 PM

Genesis marked its arrival in China with an extraordinary visual debut, presenting a progressive new form of brand storytelling to [...] » More

HK Pro-Democracy Activists Found Guilty Over 2019 Protests

03-Apr-2021 Intellasia | Forbes | 5:02 AM

Seven of Hong Kong’s most prominent pro-democracy campaigners have been convicted of unlawful assembly following demonstrations in 2019. Among those found guilty of [...] » More

HK child’s death was result of excessive corporal punishment and gross negligence, but was not murder, her father’s lawyer claims

03-Apr-2021 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 5:02 AM

Lawyers defending a Hong Kong couple accused of murdering their five-year-old daughter have argued her death was the result of excessive corporal punishment and gross [...] » More

Hongkonger suffering facial paralysis after Covid-19 vaccine still recovering following week in hospital

03-Apr-2021 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 5:02 AM

A young and healthy Hong Kong man who suffered paralysis to half of his face after receiving a Covid-19 jab has returned home from a week in hospital, but says he has still [...] » More

Desperate HK job-hunters ‘easy prey’ for scammers, lose HK$6.4 million in first two months of year

03-Apr-2021 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 5:02 AM

The number of eager Hong Kong job-hunters falling prey to scams rose fourfold in the first two months of this year, with victims losing HK$6.4 million (US$823,000) to con [...] » More

HK lawmakers across political divide warn of possible abuse of proposed bill aimed at ensuring allegiance of public office holders

03-Apr-2021 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 5:02 AM

Some pro-Beijing lawmakers in Hong Kong have joined political rivals in a rare show of unity to warn of possible abuse of a proposed bill aimed at ensuring the allegiance of [...] » More

Defects in HK batch of BioNTech coronavirus vaccine may be down to sealing process, says health chief, who assures public there were no safety risks

03-Apr-2021 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 5:02 AM

Problems in the sealing process of the Pfiser-BioNTech vaccine vial caps may have caused the defects in existing batches of the German-made jabs delivered to Hong Kong, the [...] » More

HK gang cons 67 women out of HK$3 million in fake jobs and investment scam

03-Apr-2021 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 5:02 AM

Hong Kong police have arrested six people suspected of conning 67 female “employees” of two fake companies out of HK$3 million in a bogus investment scam. Police [...] » More

HK to resume use of BioNTech COVID-19 vaccines on April 5

03-Apr-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:02 AM

Hong Kong authorities said on Thursday they would resume the use of BioNTech’s COVID-19 vaccine next Monday after abruptly halting inoculations nine days ago due to [...] » More

How technology is helping make electricity distribution greener and more resilient to climate events, pandemics

03-Apr-2021 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 5:02 AM

Digital technology is helping power distributors to realise their decarbonisation goals while making them more resilient to energy supply disruption, according to equipment [...] » More

HK prosecutor who sought tougher penalties for protesters elevated to senior counsel

03-Apr-2021 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 5:02 AM

A seasoned Hong Kong prosecutor who successfully obtained tougher punishments for young anti-government protesters has been promoted to the prestigious rank of senior [...] » More

HK protests: Jimmy Lai, Martin Lee, five former lawmakers convicted over unauthorised 2019 march from Victoria Park

03-Apr-2021 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 5:02 AM

Hong Kong media tycoon Jimmy Lai Chee-ying and six former lawmakers, including veteran opposition campaigner Martin Lee Chu-ming, have been convicted of organising and taking [...] » More

Ramp-and-dump investment scammer wanted by HK authorities after jumping bail and fleeing city

03-Apr-2021 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 5:02 AM

A 45-year-old mainland Chinese woman is wanted by Hong Kong authorities over her alleged role in an online investment scam after she jumped bail and fled the city last year. [...] » More