Archive for September 23rd, 2017

Hyosung Cho Hyun Joon President to Develop Vietnam as a Strong Base for Growth

Hyosung Cho Hyun Joon President to Develop Vietnam as a Strong Base for Growth

23-Sep-2017 Intellasia | BusinessWire | 8:00 PM

– Hyosung Vietnam Co. remains in the black since 2009; annual sales exceed 1 trillion won ever since 2014 – Hyosung Cho Hyun Joon President says “Hyosung will [...]
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How to Share New Energy Models Through Blockchain?

How to Share New Energy Models Through Blockchain?

23-Sep-2017 Intellasia | BusinessWire | 3:00 PM

The PROSUME Energy Foundation presents an innovative platform that will revolutionise the development of new energy community models ZUG, Switzerland–(BUSINESS [...]
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Asia stocks edge lower, focus turns to China markets after ratings cut

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

Asian stocks fell and the Japanese yen and Swiss franc gained on Friday after North Korea said it might test a hydrogen bomb in the Pacific Ocean and escalated a war of words [...]
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Asia markets down and dollar weaker, N Korea back in view

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

Asian markets turned lower Friday as investors cashed in at the end of a mostly positive week while the dollar weakened against its main peers with analysts questioning the [...]
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Asian central banks hold their own after Fed signals stimulus rollback

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

As the Federal Reserve signals an end to its decade of unconventional monetary stimulus, divergence between the policies of the US and Asian central banks is growing, a stark [...]
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Former HK student leader escapes jail sentence for campus protest

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

The former leader of the Hong Kong University student union on Thursday received a court sentence of community service for his role in a campus protest, escaping the fate of [...]
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S&P Strips HK of AAA Rating After China Downgrade

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

S&P Global Ratings cut Hong Kong’s credit rating a day after it downgraded China for the first time since 1999, a move that reflects the “strong institutional [...]
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HK asks Australia to inspect horse training facility in China

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

Hong Kong’s government has applied for Australia to inspect a racehorse training centre in mainland China that has prompted Canberra to suspend direct movement of [...]
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HK suspects false health certificates used for Brazil meat

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

Hong Kong authorities on Thursday suspended meat imports from a Brazilian exporter and two producers on suspicions that health certificates had been falsified for 10 [...]
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S&P lowers HK credit rating following China cut

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

S&P Global Ratings cut Hong Kong’s credit rating a day after it downgraded China for the first time since 1999, a move that reflects the “strong institutional [...]
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Taiwan nanny fired for drinking employer’s breast milk: Reports

23-Sep-2017 Intellasia | Yahoo Southeast Asia Newsroom | 6:00 AM

A 58-year-old nanny in Taiwan was dismissed from her job after she was allegedly caught for drinking her employer’s breast milk. According to media reports from Taiwan, [...]
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Uptick in China-Taiwan travel gives little signal on cross-Strait relations

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

A turnround in the numbers of Chinese travelling to Taiwan should not necessarily be taken as a signal of any change in China’s policy towards Taiwan, an expert says. [...]
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Russia at UN slams ‘military hysteria’ over N. Korea

Russia at UN slams ‘military hysteria’ over N. Korea

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

Russian Foreign minister Sergei Lavrov on Thursday took an indirect swipe at the United States, telling the United Nations that “military hysteria” over North [...]
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Trump orders new sanctions against N Korea, Kim calls him ‘deranged’

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

US President Donald Trump ordered new sanctions against North Korea on Thursday and Pyongyang’s leader defiantly vowed to persist with its nuclear and missile [...]
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Kim Jong Un Vows To Tame ‘Mentally Deranged’ Donald Trump ‘With Fire’

23-Sep-2017 Intellasia | HuffPost | 6:00 AM

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un made a rare, explosive address Thursday, two days after US President Donald Trumpthreatened to “totally destroy” the isolated [...]
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