GBA Briefs: 12/9/2019

Huawei bonds: Huawei is tapping the local bond market, applying for RMB30 billion worth of issuance but starting with two tranches worth RMB6 billion. Caixin has more.

Macau CE appointed: Ho Iat Seng has been officially appointed as the third Chief Executive of Macau, after a meeting with President Xi Jinping yesterday. Shortly before leaving for the plane trip to Biejing, Ho told local media he would choose his Cabinet by early November. GGRAsia has more.

Cathay cuts:The GBA’s airline with the most international routes is being hammered by the Hong Kong protests and has started to cut back on flights. SCMP has more.

Huawhat?:Ren Zhengfei says he is prepared to sell his 5G tech to a Western buyer … to level the playing field. SCMP has more.

Fast exchange:The HKSE’s bid for the London bourse happened in a 30-hour window of opportunity, apparently. SCMP has more.

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