Archive for December 9th, 2017

Demand for Process Automation to Drive Intrinsic Safety Modules Market | Technavio

Demand for Process Automation to Drive Intrinsic Safety Modules Market | Technavio

09-Dec-2017 Intellasia | BusinessWire | 11:03 PM

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#Automation–The global intrinsic safety modules market is expected to grow at a CAGR of close to 6% during the period 2017-2021, [...]
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Top 3 Drivers of the Global High-performance Polymers Market | Technavio

Top 3 Drivers of the Global High-performance Polymers Market | Technavio

09-Dec-2017 Intellasia | BusinessWire | 10:43 PM

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#Chemicals–Technavio market research analysts forecast the global high-performance polymers market to grow at a CAGR of more than 7% [...]
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KKR Completes Tender Offer for Hitachi Kokusai

KKR Completes Tender Offer for Hitachi Kokusai

09-Dec-2017 Intellasia | BusinessWire | 7:17 PM

TOKYO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Global investment firm KKR and Hitachi Kokusai Electric Inc. (“Hitachi Kokusai” or the “Company”; TSE stock code 6756) today [...]
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Asian shares rise on Wall Street gains, upbeat Japan data

09-Dec-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian share indexes advanced Friday, guided by Wall Street gains and healthy quarterly economic data from Japan. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 index rose [...]
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HSBC beefs up Asia research team with 15 new hires in China

09-Dec-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

HSBC said on Friday that it had expanded its Asian research team by hiring 15 analysts following the launch of HSBC Qianhai Securities, the first Chinese securities joint [...]
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Joshua Wong faces prison again as ‘slow drip’ of prosecutions takes its toll

Joshua Wong faces prison again as ‘slow drip’ of prosecutions takes its toll

09-Dec-2017 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

Joshua Wong is getting used to being in court. A month ago, Hong Kong’s most high-profile pro-democracy activist was joking with his co-defendants and waving at family [...]
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Taiwan and Philippines ink bilateral investment agreement, despite protests from China

09-Dec-2017 Intellasia | ENCS | 6:00 AM

Yok Mu-ming, chair of Taiwan’s New Party, will lead a delegation to visit the Chinese mainland from December 9 to December 16, a mainland spokesperson said Thursday. [...]
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Taiwan’s New Party chair to visit mainland

09-Dec-2017 Intellasia | Taiwan News | 6:00 AM

Taiwan and the Philippines signed a new bilateral investment agreement (BIA) yesterday (December 7), the first new major investment agreement between the two countries in 25 [...]
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Taiwan, Philippines sign bilateral investment agreement

09-Dec-2017 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Taiwan and the Philippines signed a new bilateral investment agreement (BIA) on Thursday, making it the first updated investment agreement that Taiwan has signed with a [...]
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Taiwan’s New Party plans liaison office in China

09-Dec-2017 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

New Party Chair Yok Mu-ming (???) announced Thursday that the party plans to set up a liaison office in China to serve Taiwanese expatriates living in the country. The [...]
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Taiwan’s taxation regime earns plaudits from EU

09-Dec-2017 Intellasia | Taiwan News | 6:00 AM

The government is committed to promoting fair and transparent taxation, and will continue working with its international partners to tackle evasion, fraud and money [...]
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Taiwan will act to defend airspace, borders: defense ministry

09-Dec-2017 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

The Ministry of National Defense said Thursday that the military will act appropriately to defend Taiwan’s airspace and borders, after it was reported that several [...]
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The Pentagon’s Plan to Send Stealth Fighters Into N Korea Is ‘Cray Cray’

09-Dec-2017 Intellasia | Motherboard | 6:00 AM

Experts say the scheme to shoot down Pyongyang’s intercontinental ballistic missiles would never actually work. The US military is proposing to send stealth fighters [...]
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If N Korea Fires, Here’s How We’ll Defend Ourselves

09-Dec-2017 Intellasia | Esquire | 6:00 AM

Yet again North Korea has threatened total nuclear annihilation of the United States and all allied states. This is pretty predictable. Every single time there is a training [...]
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Here’s why N Korea’s economy is able to survive sanction after sanction

09-Dec-2017 Intellasia | VOX | 6:00 AM

A lot of US allies aren’t following through on their promises. The Trump administration has sought to rein in North Korea’s nuclear programme by passing tougher [...]
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