Elliott raises stake in Hong Kong bank BEA before court hearing

HONG KONG Elliott Management Corp has raised its stake in Bank of East Asia Ltd (BEA) (0023.HK) less than two weeks before the Hong Kong lender defends itself in court against a lawsuit brought by the U.S. hedge fund. Elliott bought 237,800 shares of BEA ... ( read original story ...)

Hong Kong seizes $9M worth of ivory in Malaysia shipment

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong customs officials said Thursday they have seized more than $9 million worth of ivory this week in the city's biggest haul in 30 years. Customs officers discovered 7,200 kilograms (15,900 pounds) of elephant tusks on Tuesday in ... ( read original story ...)

From banking to the bedroom

For now, Ma and Da Rosa are keeping their startup focused on Hong Kong. The next step is to add pillows to the lineup. Then they’ll ponder overseas expansion – but they’re both tight-lipped on where that will be. “When you’re solving a problem ... ( read original story ...)

Tips for street photography in Hong Kong

Hong Kong based photographer Edward Barnieh has over 175,000 followers on Instagram. He gives the BBC Travel Show’s Carmen Roberts a tour of the back streets of Hong Kong and gives her some tips on taking travel photographs. ( read original story ...)