Archive for September 16th, 2017

DEWA Awards AED14.2 Billion Largest CSP Project in the World With a Record Bid of USD 7.3 Cents Per kW/h to Generate 700MW

DEWA Awards AED14.2 Billion Largest CSP Project in the World With a Record Bid of USD 7.3 Cents Per kW/h to Generate 700MW

16-Sep-2017 Intellasia | BusinessWire | 6:55 PM

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has achieved another world record by awarding the 700MW AED14.2 billion [...]
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Global stocks fall after China data, UK central bank warning

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

Britain’s FTSE 100 fell 0.7 percent to 7,328 while France’s CAC was flat at 5,219. Germany’s DAX fell 0.3 percent to 12,522. Futures augured a tepid start [...]
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Stocks Mixed, Yen Loses Gains Amid Missile Fatigue: Markets Wrap

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

Stocks in Europe edged lower as North Korea’s latest missile launch raised geopolitical tensions, though declines in traditional risk assets including gold and the yen [...]
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UBS Shuns Singapore and HK Housing Markets

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

The threat of government curbs to tame prices makes Singapore and Hong Kong residential property unattractive, the regional head of UBS Asset Management’s real-estate [...]
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Government bans direct transport of horses from HK

16-Sep-2017 Intellasia | Racing Post | 6:00 AM

A successful assessment of the joint application would allow Australia to reconsider future imports of horses from Hong Kong Racing in Australia and Hong Kong was dealt a [...]
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Unlike in HK, few in Macau demand greater democracy

16-Sep-2017 Intellasia | The Economist | 6:00 AM

FOR residents of Macau, a former Portuguese colony that is now an autonomous region of China, Typhoon Hato was striking not just for the damage it did, but for the help that [...]
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HK’s ‘One Country, Two Systems’ framework under pressure: Britain

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

“Important areas” of Hong Kong’s “One Country, Two Systems” framework are coming under growing pressure, illustrated by developments such as [...]
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HK scraps listings reform as dual-class debate looms

16-Sep-2017 Intellasia | FT | 6:00 AM

City’s regulator focuses on front-line enforcement over reforming the wider process Hong Kong’s financial regulator has largely scrapped plans to reform the [...]
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Refinancing Looms for HNA’s HK Projects

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

When HNA Group Co., the Chinese conglomerate that’s been buying up companies worldwide, spent $3.5 billion in Hong Kong earlier this year on land for its first luxury [...]
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HK Commercial Property Prices Triple Over Past Decade

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

Prices of office, retail and industrial properties in most global cities have reached records since the global financial crisis, with values in Hong Kong tripling over the [...]
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Taiwan jails mainland Chinese man on national security charge

Taiwan jails mainland Chinese man on national security charge

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

A Taiwan court on Friday jailed a mainland Chinese man for 14 months for breaching national security laws, following months of strained relations over China’s detention [...]
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How Taiwan turned to India on e-economy will make your chest swell with pride

16-Sep-2017 Intellasia | Financial Express | 6:00 AM

Taiwan, known as a semiconductor and electronics hardware-manufacturing hub of the world, is now looking to learn from India’s experience to transition itself into a [...]
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Ceremony marks Taiwan commitment to buying US wheat

16-Sep-2017 Intellasia | Bismarck Tribune | 6:00 AM

Lt. Gov. Brent Sanford and North Dakota Wheat Commission Chair David Clough will join a Taiwan Agricultural Trade Goodwill Mission on Friday in signing a memorandum of [...]
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Typhoon Talim veers away from Taiwan, moves towards Japan

16-Sep-2017 Intellasia | SCMP | 6:00 AM

Storm has shifted north and may not hit Chinese mainland as expected, weather bureau says Taiwan will lift a shipping warning later on Thursday after Typhoon Talim veered [...]
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Ross: N Korea problem won’t stop US from cracking down on China trade

16-Sep-2017 Intellasia | Politico | 6:00 AM

Working with China to solve the problem of North Korea’s nuclear programme does not hinder the United States’ ability to get tough on Beijing’s trade [...]
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