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Chinese Students Indicted for Taking Down ‘Free Hong Kong’ Banners at Yonsei University

Chinese Students Indicted for Taking Down ‘Free Hong Kong’ Banners at Yonsei University

SEOUL, May 27 (Korea Bizwire) — Chinese students responsible for ripping off banners placed around the Yonsei University campus to promote democracy in Hong Kong have been indicted without detention. The Seoul Western District Prosecutor’s Office announced Tuesday that eight Chinese students from Yonsei University have been charged with allegations of damaging public property. The [...]

Private Credit Fund Manager ADM Capital Raises USD630m to Target Asia Pacific’s Small and Medium Enterprises; Hires Neil Harvey as Executive Chairman

Private Credit Fund Manager ADM Capital Raises USD630m to Target Asia Pacific’s Small and Medium Enterprises; Hires Neil Harvey as Executive Chairman

HONG KONG, CHINA – May 12 (Korea Bizwire) – ADM Capital, the Hong Kong headquartered investment manager with specialist experience in Asia Pacific credit and sustainable investment, has raised USD630m in new assets, taking its total under management to USD2.4bn. These funds will be invested in the Asian credit markets and will target mid-sized companies. [...]

LG Uplus to Supply 5G VR Content to Hong Kong’s Top Telco

LG Uplus to Supply 5G VR Content to Hong Kong’s Top Telco

SEOUL, March 22 (Korea Bizwire) — LG Uplus Corp., South Korea’s No. 3 mobile carrier, said Sunday it will supply 5G virtual reality (VR) content to Hong Kong’s largest telecommunication firm. LG Uplus’ VR content will be also available on Hong Kong Telecommunications (HKT) Ltd.’s 5G service starting next month, the company said. This is [...]

S. Korea Expands Strict Quarantine Screenings to Hong Kong, Macao

S. Korea Expands Strict Quarantine Screenings to Hong Kong, Macao

SEOUL, Feb. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea said Tuesday it will apply strict quarantine screening to entrants from Hong Kong and Macao, in addition to those who arrive from mainland China. Currently, entrants from China are asked to fill out health questionnaires to check whether they have fever or respiratory problems. Foreigners are required [...]

Make a Wish this New Year with ‘Dorsett Wanchai 3 Wishes’ Room Package

Make a Wish this New Year with ‘Dorsett Wanchai 3 Wishes’ Room Package

HONG KONG, CHINA, Jan. 10 (Korea Bizwire) -  What better way to kick start the New Year than with ‘Dorsett Wanchai 3 Wishes’ room package that satisfies every wish and whim when you are travelling for business or leisure. Breakfast? Check. Dinner? Check. Free meal at a Michelin-recommended restaurant? Check…and more ‘wishes’ waiting to be discovered. [...]

Fraser Institute News Release: China Ranks 126th Out of 162 in New Human Freedom Index; Hong Kong Ranks 3rd

Fraser Institute News Release: China Ranks 126th Out of 162 in New Human Freedom Index; Hong Kong Ranks 3rd

TORONTO, Dec. 18 (Korea Bizwire) — China continues to languish near the bottom of the latest Human Freedom Index, released today by the Fraser Institute and a network of international public policy think-tanks. And Hong Kong, which was the world’s freest jurisdiction as recently as 2013, has fallen to 3rd this year behind New Zealand (1st) and [...]