A Christmas tree burns after protesters set fire to it at Festival Walk shopping centre in Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong, on November 13, 2019. Photo: EPA-EFE

Singapore investor first to bear the brunt of Hong Kong’s radical protests as vandals laid waste to Festival Walk mall in Kowloon

  • Extensive damage to Festival Walk in Kowloon adds to casualties including a WeWork venture and vandalism at bank branches
  • Temasek has about 10 per cent of its S$313 billion of assets denominated in Hong Kong dollar, third-largest by currency exposure
Topic |   Retailing

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A Christmas tree burns after protesters set fire to it at Festival Walk shopping centre in Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong, on November 13, 2019. Photo: EPA-EFE
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An Airbus A380-800 aircraft operated by Singapore Airlines. Photo: Reuters

Demand for Hong Kong flights has ‘stabilised’, says Singapore Airlines boss Goh Choon Phong

  • But CEO also says it’s ‘too early to say’ if a recovery is under way in the market for air travel to the protest-hit city
  • A number of major carriers have been forced to slash or adjust services as sometimes violent unrest grips the Chinese financial hub
Topic |   Aviation

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An Airbus A380-800 aircraft operated by Singapore Airlines. Photo: Reuters
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