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Tibet’s glaciers at their warmest in 2,000 years – report

15-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The Tibetan plateau, whose glaciers supply water to hundreds of millions of people in Asia, were warmer over the past 50 years than at any stage in the past two millennia, a [...]
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Pope sends message to Chinese president as he flies over country

Pope sends message to Chinese president as he flies over country

15-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Pope Francis sent a telegram of greeting to China’s President Xi Jinping and the Chinese people as he flew over the country whose communist government does not allow [...]
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Europe Chamber Urges China to Be Consistent in Antitrust

15-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Tensions in China’s foreign business community escalated to new highs after European companies protested that local authorities involved in an antitrust crackdown are [...]
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Forget Dreamworld, wait until you see Chappypie China Time: Bizarre $500 million ‘Chinese-style Disneyland’ set to open in Australia

15-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Daily Mail | 6:00 AM

A Chinese company intends to build a new ‘Chinese Disneyland’ theme park in Australia, which they claim will draw tourists from around the world when it opens in [...]
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China rights lawyer malnourished after prison

15-Aug-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Chinese rights lawyer Gao Zhisheng suffered malnutrition and psychological abuse in prison, his wife said Wednesday as she called for Beijing to let him seek treatment in the [...]
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Minister: China Launching ‘Severe’ Cyber Attacks on Taiwan

15-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Defense News | 6:00 AM

Taiwan’s science and technology minister said Wednesday that China is launching frequent cyber attacks on the island despite warming ties between the two former rivals. [...]
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Tencent estimate-beating profit driven by phone games

15-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Tencent Holdings Ltd, China’s biggest listed tech firm, posted its second quarter of year-on-year profit gain of more than 50 percent as smartphone gaming revenue [...]
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Taiwan still a regular target of mainland China hacking attempts: official

15-Aug-2014 Intellasia | China Post | 6:00 AM

Chinese cyber-attacks on Taiwan persist even as ties across the Taiwan Strait have improved, the head of Taiwan’s Ministry of Science and Technology said Wednesday. [...]
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China’s July economic data points to further softness

15-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China’s economy showed further signs of softening in July despite a burst of government stimulus measures, suggesting more policy support may be needed to keep growth [...]
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Packer’s Crown profits surge on Macau gamblers

15-Aug-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Billionaire James Packer’s Crown Resorts reported a 65.7 percent surge in full-year profits Thursday, driven by strong earnings growth at its Macau joint venture. The [...]
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Taiwan needs more US support in engaging with China: envoy

15-Aug-2014 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Taiwan’s top diplomat in Washington called for US leaders to be more vocal in supporting Taiwan’s international space and not just sell the country defense [...]
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China Executes Two Koreans

China Executes Two Koreans

14-Aug-2014 Intellasia | The Diplomat | 7:29 AM

Last week Chinese authorities executed two Korean citizens for drug smuggling. The execution might hurt recently improved Sino-South Korean relations. It was reported that [...]
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Nixon’s legacy – They still love him in China

14-Aug-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

IN THE issue dated August 10th, 1974 The Economist editorialised on the scandalous end of Richard Nixon’s presidency. We noted that most of adult America had [...]
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Worries over China growth as July lending plunges

14-Aug-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

China’s bank lending plunged in July as the weakening property sector hit demand for loans, statistics showed Wednesday as other key indicators slowed, raising concerns [...]
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Tanya Plibersek softly-softly on China

14-Aug-2014 Intellasia | SMH | 6:00 AM

In a speech striking for its conciliatory tone towards Beijing, Labour’s foreign affairs spokeswoman Tanya Plibersek says the world should ” make room for China [...]
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