Archive for September, 2017

Hyosung Cho Hyun Joon President Increases Investments in China

Hyosung Cho Hyun Joon President Increases Investments in China

30-Sep-2017 Intellasia | BusinessWire | 7:00 PM

– Builds more spandex, airbag fabric, NF3 factories in China – Secures momentum to cement global No. 1 position SEOUL, South Korea–(BUSINESS [...]
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Asia Stocks Set to Snap the Longest Monthly Rally in a Decade

30-Sep-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

The “sell in May” theory has finally happened… in September. After eight straight months of gains, the longest rally since 2007, Asia’s benchmark [...]
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Asian shares slightly higher, though Japan is exception

30-Sep-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian shares were slightly higher Friday following a record high close on Wall Street, except for Japan, where a pause in the dollar’s strengthening dampened optimism [...]
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Asia markets up after Trump tax plan, China trade data eyed

30-Sep-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

US President Donald Trump’s long-awaited tax cut plans buoyed some Asia-Pacific exchanges Friday with Chinese trade data in focus, but a rise in the yen dragged [...]
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HK private home prices climb to fresh highs in August

30-Sep-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s private home prices climbed to a fresh peak in August, hitting highs for the 10th month in a row and extending gains to a 17th month, government data [...]
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China’s Uber-Rich Prompt Haitong to Build HK Private Bank

30-Sep-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Haitong International Securities Group Ltd, a unit of China’s second-largest brokerage, plans to add about 100 jobs in Hong Kong as it seeks to draw more of the [...]
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Protesters in HK demand full democracy on ‘Occupy’ anniversary

Protesters in HK demand full democracy on ‘Occupy’ anniversary

30-Sep-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Hundreds of protesters in Hong Kong on Thursday demanded full democracy outside government headquarters, speaking out against China’s suppression of civil liberties on [...]
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HK’s Kids Are Turning to Parents for Home Loans

30-Sep-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s de facto central bank is keeping a close eye on a trend that’s become increasingly apparent as home prices have soared in the world’s least [...]
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Japanese beef to arrive in Taiwan after over-decade-long ban

30-Sep-2017 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

After a hiatus of more than a decade, the first shipment of Japanese beef landed in Taiwan Thursday night due to the lifting of a ban, according to the Food and Drug [...]
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Taiwan, Japan moving toward trade pact talks: official

30-Sep-2017 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Taiwan will continue its efforts to forge an economic partnership agreement (EPA) with Japan, using a “building-block” approach, the head of a quasi-official [...]
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Taiwan Bourse May Erase Thursday’s Losses

30-Sep-2017 Intellasia | RTT News | 6:00 AM

The Taiwan stock market turned lower again on Thursday, one session after it had snapped the three-day slide in which it had surrendered more than 320 points or 3 percent. [...]
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Two more indigenous cases of dengue fever reported in Taiwan

30-Sep-2017 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Two more indigenous cases of dengue fever infection have been found in a couple residing in New Taipei City, northern Taiwan, said the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) [...]
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After China, Korea bans fundraising through ICO

30-Sep-2017 Intellasia | E27 | 6:00 AM

Trading of virtual currencies needs to be tightly controlled and monitored as South Korea feels it will increase the risk of financial scams Less than a month after China [...]
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IAEA says N Korea’s rapid weapons progress poses new, global threat

30-Sep-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The United Nations nuclear watchdog’s chief said on Friday North Korea’s sixth nuclear test conducted on September 3 showed the isolated country has made rapid [...]
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Trial to shed light on Kim Jong-Nam airport assassination

Trial to shed light on Kim Jong-Nam airport assassination

30-Sep-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Two women accused of the Cold War-style assassination of the half-brother of North Korea’s leader go on trial next week, possibly lifting the lid on the mysterious [...]
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