Archive for September, 2017

Consulting Veteran Khun Wasan Chavalitvorakul Joins Korn Ferry Hay Group as Senior Client Partner

Consulting Veteran Khun Wasan Chavalitvorakul Joins Korn Ferry Hay Group as Senior Client Partner

28-Sep-2017 Intellasia | BusinessWire | 10:00 AM

LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY) today announced that Wasan Chavalitvorakul has joined the firm as a Senior Client Partner. He will be based in [...]
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KKR Invests in Shenzhen Suishou Technology

KKR Invests in Shenzhen Suishou Technology

28-Sep-2017 Intellasia | BusinessWire | 8:30 AM

BEIJING & SHENZHEN, China–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Shenzhen Suishou Technology Co. (“Suishou” or the “Company”), a leading personal finance management platform [...]
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Fluence Announces First Production of MABR Modules from China Factory

Fluence Announces First Production of MABR Modules from China Factory

28-Sep-2017 Intellasia | BusinessWire | 7:55 AM

- Facility Is Also Producing Smart Packaged MABR Units to Meet China & Future Global Demand- MELBOURNE, Australia & NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Fluence [...]
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Paramount Pictures and Bad Robot to Adapt the Hit Japanese Film “YOUR NAME” as a Live-Action Feature Film

28-Sep-2017 Intellasia | BusinessWire | 7:00 AM

HOLLYWOOD, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Paramount Pictures and Bad Robot announced today they have won the rights to adapt the hit Japanese film YOUR NAME for the big [...]
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Most Asia markets up, dollar holds gains despite N. Korea fears

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

Most Asian markets edged up Wednesday and the dollar held gains against its peers on expectations for further interest rate hikes while traders await the release of Donald [...]
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ADB keeps Asia 2017 growth outlook at 5.9pct, flags risks from Fed unwinding

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

Developing Asia is on track to grow faster this year and next, the Asian Development Bank said on Tuesday, buoyed by a pick-up in world trade and China’s expansion, but [...]
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Li Ka-shing, Jack Ma Join Forces to Bring Digital Wallet to HK

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

Billionaire Li Ka-shing’s CK Hutchison Holdings Ltd and Jack Ma’s Ant Financial unit will form a joint venture to offer a digital wallet service in Hong Kong. The [...]
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Mandarin Scraps Sale of HK’s Excelsior; Shares Slump

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

Mandarin Oriental International Ltd plunged after scrapping the sale of Hong Kong’s Excelsior Hotel, a rare setback in the city’s frenzied property market. The [...]
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Is N Korea Capable Of Attacking Oregon?

28-Sep-2017 Intellasia | Kuow.org/ | 6:00 AM

As tensions continue to escalate between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump, many Oregonians may be asking: What does that mean for the West Coast? To [...]
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N Korea: Hawaii residents told to prepare for nuclear attack as tensions reach new high

28-Sep-2017 Intellasia | The Independent | 6:00 AM

A siren warning system would give residents 12 to 15 minutes to reach a safe location Hawaii residents have been told to prepare for a nuclear attack in light of increasing [...]
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Trump Says US Is Ready to Use ‘Devastating’ Force on N Korea

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

President Donald Trump said the US is prepared to use “devastating” military force against North Korea but encouraged the world to work together to end the [...]
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Trump: military option for N Korea not preferred, but would be ‘devastating’

Trump: military option for N Korea not preferred, but would be ‘devastating’

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

States has imposed sanctions on 26 people as part of its non-proliferation designations for North Korea and nine banks, including some with ties to China, the US Treasury [...]
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N Korea’s bark may be worse than bite in threat to shoot down US bombers

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

North Korea has threatened to shoot down US bombers flying near the Korean peninsula, but it would have difficulty matching its words with action given aging air defence [...]
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Taiwan’s allies show support at UN

28-Sep-2017 Intellasia | Breaking Belise News | 6:00 AM

Belise was among the 15 diplomatic allies, which spoke in support of the Republic of China (Taiwan) at the general Debate of the 72nd Session of the United Nations (UN) [...]
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Taiwan denies Duterte claim it is a source of drugs

28-Sep-2017 Intellasia | Rappler | 6:00 AM

‘Taiwan has never been the source of illegal drugs entering the Philippines,’ says the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office (TECO) Taiwan denied President Rodrigo [...]
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