Archive for April 7th, 2018

Quantum Cloud Brings New Products to NABSHOW 2018

Quantum Cloud Brings New Products to NABSHOW 2018

07-Apr-2018 Intellasia | BusinessWire | 10:52 PM

BEIJING–(BUSINESS WIRE)–As a partner of NABSHOW, Quantum Cloud Future (Beijing) Technologies Co., Ltd. united with the NAB conference group, will host new product [...]
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Former South Korean President Park sentenced to 24 years in prison

Former South Korean President Park sentenced to 24 years in prison

07-Apr-2018 Intellasia | | 8:31 AM

A South Korean court has found former President Park Geun-hye guilty on multiple counts of abuse of power, bribery and coercion and sentenced her to 24 years in prison. [...]
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Korean court to deliver verdict on ousted Park

Korean court to deliver verdict on ousted Park

07-Apr-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 8:12 AM

A South Korean court is set to deliver its verdict on former President Park Geun-hye on Friday with prosecutors seeking a 30-year jail term over a scandal that exposed webs [...]
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Asian stocks tread water ahead of US jobs data

07-Apr-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks opened flat on Friday as traders digested the latest developments in the US-China trade spat and eyed all-important US jobs data later in the day. Tokyo stocks [...]
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HK fund says Toshiba chip unit worth more than $30 billion

07-Apr-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A Hong Kong-based activist investment fund opposed to Toshiba Corp’s $18 billion sale of its chip unit to a Bain Capital-led group said the business was worth as much [...]
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Thai Prostitute Arrested in Taiwan May Have Infected Dozens of Men with HIV

07-Apr-2018 Intellasia | Nextshark | 6:00 AM

A 24-year-old Thai sex worker who visited Taiwan and saw clients during that time has tested positive for HIV. The woman, only identified as Patty, arrived in Taitung County, [...]
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Will Bolton push for US troops on Taiwan?

07-Apr-2018 Intellasia | ATimes | 6:00 AM

At the top of the Old Tianmu Trail in Taipei sits an unusual neighbourhood of one-story American-style suburban ranch houses. Many of the houses are in decrepit shape, though [...]
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Honour for Chinese spy killed for tipping off Taiwan during missile crisis

07-Apr-2018 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

War could have erupted across the Taiwan Strait during the 1996 missile crisis if not for a leak from a top military spy on the Chinese mainland, according to recently [...]
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Here’s What’s Actually Different About The Latest N Korea Talks

Here’s What’s Actually Different About The Latest N Korea Talks

07-Apr-2018 Intellasia | Forbes | 6:00 AM

The saying goes that the more things change, the more they stay the same. On the Korean Peninsula, the reverse seems to be true: The more things stay the same, the more they [...]
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Samsung Electronics flags record $14.7 bn Q1 operating profit

07-Apr-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Samsung Electronics flagged Friday a first-quarter operating profit of 15.6 trillion won ($14.7 billion), a record for any three-month period, as it benefited from soaring [...]
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Korean court to deliver verdict on ousted Park

Korean court to deliver verdict on ousted Park

07-Apr-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

A South Korean court is set to deliver its verdict on former President Park Geun-hye on Friday with prosecutors seeking a 30-year jail term over a scandal that exposed webs [...]
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Korean cryptocurrency employees detained over alleged embezzlement: paper

07-Apr-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Employees of Coinnest, South Korea’s fifth largest cryptocurrency exchange, were detained on Thursday in connection with the alleged embezzlement of assets, Maeil [...]
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Samsung Electronics tips record first-quarter profit as chip boom winds down

07-Apr-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd tipped a surprise record first-quarter profit on Friday but market reaction was muted due to growing concerns that the semiconductor boom that has [...]
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Korean prosecutors raid Samsung Elec over alleged union sabotage

07-Apr-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

South Korean prosecutors searched offices at a Samsung Electronics Co Ltd unit on Friday as part of a probe into allegations the conglomerate had sabotaged workers’ [...]
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Verdict under way in corruption trial of S. Korea’s ex-president Park

Verdict under way in corruption trial of S. Korea’s ex-president Park

07-Apr-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A South Korean court Friday began reading its verdict in the trial of disgraced former President Park Geun-hye, who faces up to 30 years in prison if convicted on multiple [...]
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