Archive for October 7th, 2017

Wipro Limited to Announce Results for the Second Quarter Ended September 30, 2017 on October 17, 2017

Wipro Limited to Announce Results for the Second Quarter Ended September 30, 2017 on October 17, 2017

07-Oct-2017 Intellasia | BusinessWire | 8:19 PM

BANGALORE, India & EAST BRUNSWICK, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#ITConsultancy–Wipro Limited (NYSE:WIT, BSE:507685, NSE:WIPRO) a leading global information [...]
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Asia markets rally with US stocks as tax cut hopes boost dollar

07-Oct-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets on Friday tracked another record close on Wall Street following more buoyant US data and hopes for tax reform, which has also boosted the dollar and fuelled [...]
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HK stocks rise to near 10-yr high; financials up, but Macau casinos stumble

07-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong stocks extended gains to edge closer to 10-year highs on Friday, underpinned by Chinese automakers and financials though early strength was pared off by the [...]
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Meet the invisible hand behind HK’s rise

07-Oct-2017 Intellasia | The Economist | 6:00 AM

Architect of Prosperity: Sir John Cowperthwaite and the Making of Hong Kong. By Neil Monnery. London Publishing Partnership; 337 pages; GBP 24.50. DURING the 1960s, [...]
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HK is divided over how to cope with its rapid ageing

07-Oct-2017 Intellasia | The Economist | 6:00 AM

THE chief executive of Hong Kong, Carrie Lam, says she wants to heal the territory’s “serious” divisions. On October 11th, in her most important [...]
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Taiwan celebrates mid-Autumn by launching hundreds of sky lanterns into the night

07-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Business Insider | 6:00 AM

Hundreds of lanterns set for the sky in New Taipei City, Taiwan as part of the Sky Lantern Festival. The festival is held to mark Mid-Autumn. Participants hand-write wishes [...]
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Taiwanese academic might hold Chinese citizenship

07-Oct-2017 Intellasia | taipeitimes | 6:00 AM

Taiwanese academic Lu Li-an (???), who teaches at the College of Foreign Languages and Literature in Fudan University in Shanghai, is under investigation by the Mainland [...]
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House Republicans are right to support Taiwan

07-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Washington Examiner | 6:00 AM

House Republicans appear ready to increase US support for Taiwan. That was the eye-raising thread throughout speeches Wednesday by top Republicans in foreign affairs. House [...]
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Russia just helped N Korea harden its nuclear arsenal against US cyberattacks

07-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Businessinsider | 6:00 AM

Without sharing weapons, nuclear secrets, or any military assets, Russia likely just handed North Korea a meaningful safeguard for its burgeoning nuclear arsenal by hooking [...]
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US is not seeking direct talks with N Korea over nuclear programme

07-Oct-2017 Intellasia | CBS News | 6:00 AM

The US is not seeking direct talks with North Korea regarding its nuclear programme, a White House official tells CBS News. Instead, the US policy aims to starve North Korea [...]
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Germany is struggling to shut down a hostel funding N Korea. The hostel is fighting back.

07-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Washington Post | 6:00 AM

After successive rounds of UN sanctions cut off much of North Korea’s business dealings, some of the most public resistance has come from a rather surprising entity: a [...]
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On N Korea, past foreign policy fiascoes show US what not to do

07-Oct-2017 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

The powerful recent PBS documentary on the Vietnam War offers a timely lesson about the sources of foreign policy disasters. They often follow a common, tragic script, built [...]
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US Customs vows to block imports made by N Korea workers

07-Oct-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

US Customs and Border Protection says it is ready to block US imports of seafood as well as any other goods produced by North Korean labourers who work in China. An [...]
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Vladimir Putin gives ‘lifeline’ to Kim Jong-un in bid to save regime and stop World War 3

Vladimir Putin gives ‘lifeline’ to Kim Jong-un in bid to save regime and stop World War 3

07-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Express | 6:00 AM

VLADIMIR Putin has been helping Kim Jong-un by throwing him a lifeline in a bid to stop any plans by the US to oust the dictator, sources say amid fears of World War 3. [...]
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How many people will die if Kim Jong Un uses his nuclear arsenal?

How many people will die if Kim Jong Un uses his nuclear arsenal?

07-Oct-2017 Intellasia | News Week | 6:00 AM

Pentagon officials have long warned about the human cost of a war in the Korean peninsula, but a new report details the different scenarios and related damage of a North [...]
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