Archive for January 21st, 2017

Guangzhou to Present Flower Fair and Carnival for Chinese New Year

Guangzhou to Present Flower Fair and Carnival for Chinese New Year

21-Jan-2017 Intellasia | BusinessWire | 9:00 PM

—-Welcome to Guangdong and enjoy the amazing Chinese New Year! GUANGZHOU, China–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#AmazingChineseNewYear–To celebrate the Chinese New [...]
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Shares decline for a second day

21-Jan-2017 Intellasia | VNA | 5:16 PM

Shares declined for a second day on January 19 on the two national stock exchanges as traders stayed away to avoid losses before the market enters the seven-day Tet (Lunar [...]
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All indexes down on low liquidity

21-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Vn Economic Times | 5:05 PM

Indexes close in negative territory for second day in succession on January 19. All main indexes onVietnam’s stock market fell again on January 19. On HSX the VN Index [...]
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Business Briefs January 20, 2017

21-Jan-2017 Intellasia | | 4:46 PM

* Hochiminh City Infrastructure Investment Company has registered to buy 9.5 million shares of Cll Bridges & Roads Investment Company (LGC) to increase its ownership from [...]
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Asian markets dip ahead of Trump, China growth slows

21-Jan-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Most Asian markets turned lower Friday as nervous investors await the inauguration of Donald Trump, while there was little early reaction to data showing a further slowdown [...]
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Asian stocks, dollar slip as Trump caution outweighs China GDP

21-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Caution prevailed in financial markets on Friday ahead of US President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration, even as China’s economic growth beat expectations and [...]
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Asian stocks slip, dollar flat as caution reigns before Trump inauguration

21-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Caution prevailed in financial markets on Friday ahead of US President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration, even as China’s fourth-quarter economic growth beat [...]
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HK Bank Stock Could Return Over 20pct

21-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Barrons | 6:00 AM

Since Election Day, Bank of America shares (ticker: BAC) have jumped 33 percent. Those of BOC Hong Kong (2388.HK), which is majority-owned by Bank of China (3988.HK), are up [...]
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Singapore to benefit from HK tax hike

21-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Property Guru | 6:00 AM

Singapore may benefit from Hong Kong’s recent increase in stamp duty for overseas property buyers, media reports said. Hong Kong raised its stamp duty for overseas [...]
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HK Candidates Seek Change of Tone, If Not Policies

21-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

The race to lead Hong Kong finally kicked off this week after the Chinese government cleared two top officials to vie for Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying’s job. [...]
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HK’s Localist Revolutionaries

21-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:00 AM

They call themselves localists – a movement that wants semi-autonomous Hong Kong to split from China, amid concerns that Beijing is cracking down on political and [...]
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HK leadership fight kicks off amid bitter divisions

21-Jan-2017 Intellasia | FT | 6:00 AM

Race heats up as Chinese territory faces economic woes and growing separatist movement The race to be the next leader of Hong Kong is heating up in a pivotal contest that [...]
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Taiwan Expects Closer US Military Ties, More High-Level Visits Under Trump

21-Jan-2017 Intellasia | VOA News | 6:00 AM

Diplomatically isolated Taiwan looks forward to more military cooperation and high-level visits from the United States under Donald Trump after he takes office as US [...]
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Taiwan prison overcrowding called into question by intl. human rights experts

21-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Taiwan News | 6:00 AM

A five-day review meeting of the ROC’s Second Report under the ICCPR and ICESCR was held in Taipei this week. In the review, experts address the issue of prison [...]
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China urges the US to stop Taiwanese delegation from attending Trump’s inauguration

21-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Shanghaiist | 6:00 AM

On Friday, the eyes of the world will turn to Washington as Donald Trump is sworn in as the 45th president of the United States. While most gazes will be fixed on the [...]
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