Archive for June 10th, 2017

Alibaba Cloud to Open Data Centers in India and Indonesia

Alibaba Cloud to Open Data Centers in India and Indonesia

10-Jun-2017 Intellasia | BusinessWire | 8:30 AM

Provision of international cloud services will boost regional SMEs SHANGHAI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group, announced [...]
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Under attack by short-seller, HK-listed Man Wah stages comeback with surge in shares

10-Jun-2017 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong-listed furniture maker Man Wah Holdings, under attack by short-seller Carson Block, resumed trading of its shares on Friday after calling the allegations [...]
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Jackie Chan to help launch HK Airlines’ service to YVR

10-Jun-2017 Intellasia | Vancouver Sun | 6:00 AM

Jackie Chan, the international movie and pop star, will be in Vancouver later this month to help launch Hong Kong Airlines flights to North America. Chan, who has appeared in [...]
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HK court rejects bid by 12 big banks looking to speak up for lesbian woman’s rights

10-Jun-2017 Intellasia | Shanghaiist | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s Court of Appeals rejected a bid earlier today from a dozen major banks which had stepped forward to help a British lesbian woman acquire a dependent visa to [...]
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Mong Kok unrest defendant, 18, said to have fled to Taiwan

10-Jun-2017 Intellasia | Ejinsight | 6:00 AM

An 18-year-old girl facing prosecution in connection with last year’s unrest in Mong Kok, is said to have jumped bail and absconded to Taiwan, am730 reports. Lee [...]
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Taiwan’s Door is Always Open for Medical Tourists

10-Jun-2017 Intellasia | Amcham | 6:00 AM

Everybody agrees that taking a vacation is good for your health. Relaxation, combined with fresh air and a bit more exercise than usual, does wonders for your mental and [...]
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TSMC Will Consider Taiwan Sites Ahead of Offshore Ones for New Foundry

10-Jun-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co, the world’s largest contract chipmaker, said on Thursday it will consider sites in Taiwan before offshore options when it decides [...]
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Taiwan Shares May Be Stuck In Neutral On Friday

10-Jun-2017 Intellasia | RTT News | 6:00 AM

The Taiwan stock market has moved higher in back-to-back sessions, collecting almost 20 points or 0.2 percent along the way. The Taiwan Stock Exchange now rests just above [...]
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N Korea Threat Worsening; No Time to Rest: MDA

10-Jun-2017 Intellasia | Breaking Defense | 6:00 AM

The Missile Defense Agency is still basking in the glow of last month’s successful shoot-down of an ICBM target but it will not get complacent in the face of North [...]
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N Korea Will Step Up Missile Tests Despite Chinese And US Pressure

N Korea Will Step Up Missile Tests Despite Chinese And US Pressure

10-Jun-2017 Intellasia | Forbes | 6:00 AM

First US President Donald Trump moved US naval units into waters near North Korea to dissuade the mysterious authoritarian state from developing nukes. Then in April he got [...]
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How the China-N Korea equation is changing

10-Jun-2017 Intellasia | The Economist | 6:00 AM

America strives to respond to clear and present danger ALL serious governments think, hard, about unthinkable horrors. For America, China and other Asia-Pacific powers, few [...]
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Unification Ministry Begs Chilly N Korea for Dialogue

10-Jun-2017 Intellasia | Chosun | 6:00 AM

The Unification Ministry on Wednesday urged North Korea to allow South Korean civic groups to visit Pyongyang as part of cross-border exchanges despite being cold-shouldered [...]
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Korean leader warns North after latest missile launch: I ‘won’t back off even a single step’

Korean leader warns North after latest missile launch: I ‘won’t back off even a single step’

10-Jun-2017 Intellasia | Chicago Tribune | 6:00 AM

North Korea said Friday it has tested a new type of cruise missile that is a powerful means of attacking enemy warships, a day after South Korea’s military detected [...]
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N Korea fires suspected land-to-ship missiles as Korea delays THAAD

10-Jun-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

North Korea fired what appeared to be several land-to-ship missiles off its east coast on Thursday, South Korea’s military said, a day after the South postponed full [...]
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China Seen Loosening Screws on Korea Over Missile Shield

10-Jun-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Economic tensions between China and South Korea show signs of easing as newly elected President Moon Jae-in reassesses the deployment of a US missile-defense system. The [...]
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