Tag: Protests

The lady in red: As HK protestors block departure gates at airport, a Singaporean woman was determined to go home

On Tuesday (Aug. 13), chaos ensued at the Hong Kong international airport, with throngs of angry protestors blocking the departure gates. Amidst the pandemonium, an image stood out — a woman in red amidst a sea of black, fighting her way to the departure gates....

Operations resume at Hong Kong airport after protests: authorities

Operations resumed at Hong Kong airport on Tuesday morning, authorities said, with flights due to start departing and arriving a day after protests shut down the major travel hub. "We have resumed check-ins," a spokesman for the airport told AFP, confirming flights would be resuming...

There will be no Tiananmen like situation in Hong Kong: Analyst

What should China do in the wake of the unending Hong Kong protests? Will there be another Tiananmen situation in Hong Kong after the failure by the local authorities to dissipate the protests? Chen Gong, the founder of Anbound and its chief analyst says a...

Hong Kong folks are looking at property and private schools in Malaysia

There is a spike in interest in Malaysian property and private international school enquiries, according to property consultants and a couple of International Schools in Malaysia. Interest in Malaysia rose towards late June and early July with realty companies noting a sudden interest in Malaysian...

VIDEO: Turkish dictator’s security detail attacked protesters in US

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1fUn0E4uW90 The New York Times said it reviewed videos that surfaced showing armed men attacking protesters carrying Turkish opposition flags. Ten of the men who attacked protesters appear to be part of a formal security detail. They dressed in dark suits, and they wore in-ear radio receivers,...

Malaysian lawyer Karpal's Singapore fights

By Augustine Low Subhas Anandan and Karpal Singh are today widely considered the foremost criminal lawyers in Singapore and Malaysia. But back when they were fellow law students at the University of Singapore, they hated each other’s guts and almost came to physical blows. This is...