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Missing flight MH370: Malaysian transport minister to visit Australia, says search top priority

26-Aug-2014 Intellasia | AAP | 6:00 AM

Malaysia’s transport minister will visit Australia on Monday to pledge his government’s commitment to finding Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 that disappeared more [...]
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Malaysia, Australia to sign deal on MH370 search

26-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Bernama | 6:00 AM

The Malaysian and Australian governments will sign a memorandum of understanding to strengthen their collaboration in the search for the Malaysia Airlines (MAS) Flight MH370 [...]
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Spirits, prayers mark hunt for Burma’s lost bell

26-Aug-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Divers stand on the edge of a small wooden fishing boat gazing at the murky, choppy waters below. After receiving blessings from Buddhist monks, they lower their masks and [...]
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New Taiwan-NZ venture fund closes first tranche with $75m in kitty

26-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Business Desk | 6:00 AM

The government-backed New Zealand Venture Investment Fund has closed the first tranche of capital-raising for a new fund that aims to back kiwi firms into the greater China [...]
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Foreign investment in agriculture breathes life into rural communities, says banker David Williams

26-Aug-2014 Intellasia | ABC | 6:00 AM

A Melbourne investment banker specialising in agribusiness deals is calling for Australia to “put the welcome mat out” for foreign companies and governments keen [...]
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India temple stampede in Madhya Pradesh kills 10

India temple stampede in Madhya Pradesh kills 10

25-Aug-2014 Intellasia | BBC | 3:00 PM

At least 10 people have been killed in a stampede at a Hindu festival in central India, local officials say. Scores were injured in the crush at the Kamtanath Pahad temple in [...]
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Prohibition in India: Tourist Hotspot Kerala Closes Hundreds of Bars in Quest to Rid State of Alcohol

25-Aug-2014 Intellasia | IB Times | 6:00 AM

Kerala – one of India’s top tourist destinations – has closed more than 400 bars since April in a bid to make the state completely alcohol-free within ten [...]
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Swaraj to visit Vietnam from August 24

Swaraj to visit Vietnam from August 24

25-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Indianexpress | 6:00 AM

Ahead of President Pranab Mukherjee’s likely visit to Vietnam next month, the two countries are expected to discuss cooperation in defence and energy when External [...]
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Sushma’s Vietnam visit expected to bolster trade ties

25-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Thehindu | 6:00 AM

To give a fillip to India’s bilateral ties with Vietnam and in keeping with prime minister Narendra Modi’s Look East policy, External Affairs minister Sushma [...]
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Sri Lanka-Vietnam trade link established in Hanoi

25-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Dailymirror | 6:00 AM

he first ever Sri Lanka-Vietnam official trade mechanism went live in Hanoi this week (August 21). A six-member team led by Industry and Commerce minister Rishad Bathiudeen [...]
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Indonesia, Australia sign cooperation in cattle, beefs procurement

25-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Xinhua | 6:00 AM

Indonesia and Australia have signed an agreement on bilateral cooperation aimed at prioritising cattle procurement and supply of beefs in Indonesia as part of efforts to [...]
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Oil subsidies hold back Indonesia

25-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Businessmirror | 6:00 AM

INDONESIA is undergoing what one local think tank calls its “John Adams Moment”: the first peaceful transition from one democratically elected leader to another. [...]
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A new chapter for Australia, Indonesia

25-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Theaustralian | 6:00 AM

I AM standing next to Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, Indonesia’s President, on the edge of a steep hill at Indonesia’s National Defence University at Sentul, in West [...]
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India to Overtake Thailand as Global Auto Hub by 2020: Report

25-Aug-2014 Intellasia | NDTV | 6:00 AM

India’s domestic market and its growth potential have been a big attraction for many global automakers. Now, several auto manufacturers are moving operations to India [...]
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Interpol seeks clues from 5 countries to help solve mystery over Thailand ‘baby factory’ case

25-Aug-2014 Intellasia | News1130 | 6:00 AM

Interpol said it has launched a multinational investigation into what Thailand has dubbed the “Baby Factory” case: a 24-year-old Japanese businessperson who has [...]
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