Archive for April, 2017

Latest N. Korean missile test appears to have failed -US government source

Latest N. Korean missile test appears to have failed -US government source

29-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 9:58 AM

A US government source said initial indications suggested a North Korean missile test on Friday was unsuccessful. Further details were not immediately available. [...]
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Taiwan president says phone call with Trump can take place again

Taiwan president says phone call with Trump can take place again

29-Apr-2017 Intellasia | CNBC | 8:07 AM

TaiwanPresident Tsai Ing-wen said another direct phone call with US President Donald Trump could take place again and she urged the self-ruled island’s political [...]
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Indian Air Purifier Filter Market Analysis and Forecast 2022 – Research and Markets

Indian Air Purifier Filter Market Analysis and Forecast 2022 – Research and Markets

29-Apr-2017 Intellasia | BusinessWire | 6:40 AM

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Research and Markets has announced the addition of the “Indian Air Purifier Filter Market Analysis and Forecast 2022″ report to [...]
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Global Bactericides Market Insights, Opportunity Analysis, Market Shares and Forecast, 2017 – 2023 – Research and Markets

Global Bactericides Market Insights, Opportunity Analysis, Market Shares and Forecast, 2017 – 2023 – Research and Markets

29-Apr-2017 Intellasia | BusinessWire | 6:28 AM

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Research and Markets has announced the addition of the “Global Bactericides Market Insights, Opportunity Analysis, Market Shares and [...]
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Asia markets retreat after strong week, eye on US data

29-Apr-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian investors on Friday wound down after a strong week, with profit-taking weighing on most markets and attention turning to the release of US growth data later in the day. [...]
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Profit-taking trips up Asian stocks, Korean won slips on Trump trade threat

29-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks slipped on Friday as investors took profits after a strong week, while the Korean won weakened after US President Donald Trump said he would renegotiate or [...]
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HK gets slammed after arresting pro-democracy activists

29-Apr-2017 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong appears to be intensifying its crackdown on political dissent following the arrest of 11 pro-democracy advocates over two days. On April 26, former legislators and [...]
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HK and Singapore compete for the tourist dollar, and there’s a stand-out winner

29-Apr-2017 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

Singapore was the top tourist destination by expenditure in the Asia Pacific in 2016, according to an index from MasterCard released this week. The Lion City easily topped [...]
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Cathay’s New CEO Faces One of Aviation’s Toughest Turnaround Jobs

29-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Friends and executives clinked their champagne flutes for Rupert Hogg late last week at a sky lounge offering a view of Hong Kong’s Victoria Harbour, wishing him [...]
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HK Protest Organisers Arrested Ahead of Expected Visit by China’s President

29-Apr-2017 Intellasia | NY Times | 6:00 AM

The Hong Kong police arrested nine pro-democracy activists on Thursday, adding to a recent crackdown said to be aimed at defanging opposition protests ahead of an expected [...]
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Sky-High Asset Valuations a Concern for HK’s Regulator

29-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s Securities and Futures Commission plans to look more closely at corporate asset valuations, according to Chief Executive Officer Ashley Alder. Assets such [...]
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HK: Surge in Political Prosecutions

HK: Surge in Political Prosecutions

29-Apr-2017 Intellasia | HRW | 6:00 AM

The Hong Kong authorities’ arrest of 11 pro-democracy advocates over two days raises grave concerns of a politically motivated crackdown, Human Rights Watch said today. [...]
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Korea has few options for securing peace with North

29-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Straitstimes | 6:00 AM

Since the inauguration of United States President Donald Trump, tensions have ramped up on the Korean peninsula, largely due to a series of provocative actions by North [...]
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N Korean crisis ‘worst I’ve seen,’ top Navy officer warns

29-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Foxnews | 6:00 AM

The senior US Navy officer overseeing military operations in the Pacific region told lawmakers Thursday that the North Korean crisis is the worst he’s seen testifying [...]
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Trump Knows Striking N Korea Is Last Resort, McCain Says

Trump Knows Striking N Korea Is Last Resort, McCain Says

29-Apr-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

President Donald Trump is well aware that a preemptive strike against North Korea must be a last resort, in large part because of the artillery Kim Jong Un’s regime [...]
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