Archive for August 5th, 2017

Statement from Toshiba Corporation on Court Hearing in Western Digital Data Shut-Out Dispute

Statement from Toshiba Corporation on Court Hearing in Western Digital Data Shut-Out Dispute

05-Aug-2017 Intellasia | BusinessWire | 8:51 AM

SAN FRANCISCO & TOKYO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–“At a hearing Friday in San Francisco state court, the judge issued no order and the discussion related to matters [...]
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Asian stocks mixed as US jobs, politics in focus

05-Aug-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets were mixed Friday as investors awaited the monthly US jobs report and developments in the US probe into President Donald Trump’s alleged ties to [...]
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Singapore chief Lee Hsien Loong and HK leader Carrie Lam enhance ties and ‘swap Facebook tips’

05-Aug-2017 Intellasia | Hongkongfp | 6:00 AM

Singaporean prime minister Lee Hsien Loong has said the city and Hong Kong can work together and learn from each other. Chief Executive Carrie Lam was in Singapore for a [...]
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HK’s first female leader is aiming for a ‘new style of governance’

HK’s first female leader is aiming for a ‘new style of governance’

05-Aug-2017 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

It’s time to flip the calendar for Carrie Lam, Hong Kong’s first female chief executive. The new leader of the Chinese special administrative told CNBC that her [...]
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HK tycoon Li ‘cautious’ as profits rise

05-Aug-2017 Intellasia | Abs-cbn.com | 6:00 AM

Tycoon Li Ka-shing’s flagship CK Hutchison on Thursday saw profits up seven percent in the first half of 2017, boosted by its European telecoms operations. The [...]
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Li Ka-shing’s Two Biggest Companies Report Higher Earnings

05-Aug-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Billionaire Li Ka-shing’s two biggest companies reported higher earnings during the first half, helped by gains from his telecommunications business in Europe and [...]
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Chinese bank IPOs in HK suffer in the shadows

05-Aug-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Smaller Chinese banks that have listed in Hong Kong in the past year are badly underperforming the rest of the market and their exposure to China’s shadow banking [...]
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HK’s Tiny Flats Pile Up Unsold

05-Aug-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Tiny flats are flooding Hong Kong as developers rush to target first-time buyers struggling to get into the world’s priciest market. Inventories of new flats smaller [...]
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Typhoon Noru forecast to cause swells along Taiwan’s coastline

05-Aug-2017 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Residents in coastal areas of northern and eastern Taiwan and the Hengchun Peninsula should watch out for high seas caused by Typhoon Noru, which is currently located south [...]
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Taiwan to ban all cosmetics containing microbeads from July 2018

05-Aug-2017 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:00 AM

Cosmetic products containing microbeadstiny plastic pellets mostly invisible to the naked eyewill be banned in Taiwan from July next year, the Environmental Protection [...]
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Taiwan’s real food scandal US imports

05-Aug-2017 Intellasia | Taiwan News | 6:00 AM

Fox in the chicken house as the US tries to foist questionable meat products on post-Brexit Britain just as it has to Taiwan Brexit continues to dominate the headlines in the [...]
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Taiwan central bank holds rates as export momentum seen slowing minutes

05-Aug-2017 Intellasia | The Edge Markets | 6:00 AM

Taiwan’s central bank board members were unanimous in their decision to keep interest rates unchanged in June, minutes from the central bank’s last policy meeting [...]
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Taiwan looks forward to strengthened ties with UK: president

05-Aug-2017 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

President Tsai Ing-wen (???) said Thursday during a meeting with British members of Parliament that she hopes ties between Taiwan and the United Kingdom will continue to [...]
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Taiwan protests Indonesia deportations of suspects to China

05-Aug-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Taiwan issued a protest to Beijing Thursday over a decision by Indonesia to deport 22 Taiwanese fraud suspects to China, the latest such deportation to hit the island amid [...]
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Taiwan Fumes as Indonesia Sends Fraud Suspects to China

05-Aug-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Taiwan has protested to Indonesia for sending more than 100 telecoms fraud suspects, including 22 Taiwan nationals, to China, the self-ruled island said on Thursday, the [...]
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