Archive for April, 2015

SE Asia Stocks-Indonesia leads fall; Thai banks rebound before rate decision

30-Apr-2015 Intellasia | | 7:32 AM

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AsianBondsOnline Newsletter (27 April 2015)

30-Apr-2015 Intellasia | AsianBondsOnline | 7:19 AM

News Highlights – Week of 20 – 24 April 2015 Real gross domestic product (GDP) growth in the Republic of Korea was 0.8% quarter-on-quarter (q-o-q) and 2.4% [...]
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World Immunization Week Aims to “Close the Immunization Gap” and Provide, in Africa, “a Gift for Life”

30-Apr-2015 Intellasia | MSD (Merck Sharp & Dohme) | 7:18 AM

The World Health Organization’s World Immunization Week (WIW) from 24th to 30th April this year aims to raise awareness about the importance of vaccination to people of [...]
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KPMG and Appian Launch Strategic Alliance to Deliver Innovative Business Applications

30-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Marketwired | 7:16 AM

KPMG LLP, the U.S. audit, tax and advisory firm, and Appian, the leading provider of Business Process Management (BPM)-based Application Platforms, today jointly announced [...]
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Latest Version of Appian 7 Accelerates Delivery and Increases Adoption of Powerful Enterprise Apps

30-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Marketwired | 7:16 AM

Today at the Appian World 2015 conference (#Appian15), Appian is unveiling the latest version of Appian 7, the industry’s leading Business Process [...]
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Africa: World Immunization Week Aims to “Close the Immunization Gap” and Provide “a Gift for Life” in Africa

30-Apr-2015 Intellasia | MSD (Merck Sharp & Dohme) | 7:12 AM

The World Health Organization’s World Immunization Week (WIW) from 24th to 30th April this year aims to raise awareness about the importance of vaccination to people of all [...]
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HK tycoon Li finalises purchase of UK train firm for $3.8 bn

HK tycoon Li finalises purchase of UK train firm for $3.8 bn

30-Apr-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:54 AM

Hong Kong billionaire Li Ka-shing’s Cheung Kong Infrastructure announced Tuesday it had finalised the acquisition of Britain’s Eversholt Rail Group for GBP 2.5 [...]
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Templeton fund ends reign in Asia as top picks falter

30-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Templeton Asian Growth fund, managed by star stock picker Mark Mobius, ended its six-year reign as the biggest equity fund in Asia ex-Japan after suffering a second straight [...]
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Indonesia says will not delay execution of Filipina convict

30-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The execution of a Filipina drug convict by an Indonesian firing squad will not be delayed despite last-minute appeals by the Philippine government, the attorney general said [...]
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Indonesia gears up for executions despite mounting criticism

30-Apr-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Indonesia geared up to execute eight foreign drug convicts by firing squad after midnight Tuesday, despite a firestorm of international criticism and heartrending last-ditch [...]
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Australia recalls ambassador to Indonesia after executions

30-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Australian prime minister Tony Abbott said on Wednesday he was recalling nation’s ambassador to Indonesia in protest against the execution of two Australian drug [...]
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Australia can’t do more for death row prisoners in Indonesia

30-Apr-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Australia’s foreign minister on Tuesday defended prime minister Tony Abbott against online criticism that he had not done enough to save the lives of two Australians on [...]
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How Indonesia executes death row inmates

30-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Indonesia is expected to soon execute by firing squad a group of nine convicts, most of them foreigners, for drug offences on the prison island of Nusakambangan in Central [...]
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Nine face midnight firing squad in Indonesia, hopes for reprieve gone

30-Apr-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Nine drug traffickers held emotional farewell meetings with their families at an Indonesian prison on Tuesday, after Jakarta rejected last-ditch pleas from around the world [...]
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Profiles of foreigners due to be executed in Indonesia

30-Apr-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Eight foreign drug convicts are set to be executed in Indonesia after losing all appeals for clemency. Here are brief profiles of the inmates, who include two from Australia, [...]
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