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LDC in agreement to buy Longriver Farms’s Emerald Grain

27-Sep-2022 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:02 AM

The Asian branch of global crop merchant Louis Dreyfus Company (LDC) said on Monday it had entered into an agreement with Longriver Farms for the acquisition of Australian [...] » More

Australia plans privacy rule changes after Optus cyber attack

27-Sep-2022 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:02 AM

Australia plans changes to its privacy rules so that banks can be alerted faster following cyber attacks at companies, prime minister Anthony Albanese said on Monday, after [...] » More

Ceremony and controversy await Harris during visit to Asia

27-Sep-2022 Intellasia | AP | 5:02 AM

Attending funerals on behalf of the United States is normally a straightforward assignment for a vice president, but Kamala Harris will confront controversy at nearly every [...] » More

GCash, other Asian e-wallets to expand into Korea with Ant’s Alipay+

27-Sep-2022 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:02 AM

Ant Group (688688.SS) said on Monday it would help four Asian e-wallets, including the Philippines’ GCash and Malaysia’s Touch’n Go expand into South Korea [...] » More

Rio Tinto says employee sexually assaulted in Western Australian mine

27-Sep-2022 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:02 AM

Rio Tinto Ltd (RIO.AX) on Monday said an employee at one of its mines in Western Australia state was sexually assaulted and that police removed the alleged perpetrator from [...] » More

Analysis: Australia-a land of promise and hurdles for offshore wind developers

27-Sep-2022 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:02 AM

Under a new government, Australia is shaping up to be the next big market for offshore wind developers, attracting interest from the likes of Shell, Denmark’s Orsted [...] » More

Britain’s foreign minister to begin Asia trip on Monday

Britain’s foreign minister to begin Asia trip on Monday

27-Sep-2022 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:02 AM

British foreign minister James Cleverly will begin a three-day trip to Japan, the Republic of Korea and Singapore on Monday, the foreign ministry said on Sunday, as part of [...] » More

Why Pakistan ‘super floods’ are a warning for South Asia and the rest of the world

27-Sep-2022 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 5:02 AM

“Are you sure you’re ready for this?” asked Falaknaz Asfandyar, a princess of the erstwhile royal family of Swat, a mountainous valley in northern Pakistan. [...] » More

Asian women in Leicester ‘living in fear’ as they condemn ‘senseless’ sectarian violence

27-Sep-2022 Intellasia | The Telegraph | 5:02 AM

Asian women in Leicester are “living in fear” as Muslims and Hindus have come together to call for unity after weeks of violence that has “torn apart our [...] » More

Ukraine and Russia: What you need to know right now

26-Sep-2022 Intellasia | Reuters | 9:13 AM

The United States warnedof “catastrophic consequences” if Moscow were to use nuclear weapons in Ukraine, after Russia’s Foreign minister said regions [...] » More

Australia plans privacy rule changes after Optus cyber attack

26-Sep-2022 Intellasia | Reuters | 9:07 AM

Australia plans changes to its privacy rules so that banks can be alerted faster following cyber attacks at companies, prime minister Anthony Albanese said on Monday, after [...] » More

Vietnam plans cuts in fuel taxes as inflation rises

26-Sep-2022 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:02 AM

Vietnam’s finance ministry on Friday said it is proposing to the legislature cutting the special consumption tax and value-added tax on fuels to keep inflation under 4 [...] » More

Cambodia searches for 23 missing Chinese after boat sinks

26-Sep-2022 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:02 AM

Cambodian rescue teams searched on Friday for 23 Chinese nationals missing after their boat sank near islands off a coastal town popular with tourists and gamblers. [...] » More

Burma beauty queen in Thai airport limbo, fears arrest at home

Burma beauty queen in Thai airport limbo, fears arrest at home

26-Sep-2022 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:02 AM

A beauty queen who spoke out against Myanmar’s military rulers was stranded at Thailand’s international airport for a third day on Friday, hoping to be granted [...] » More

Asian coastal cities sinking fast: study

26-Sep-2022 Intellasia | AFP | 5:02 AM

Sprawling coastal cities in South and Southeast Asia are sinking faster than elsewhere in the world, leaving tens of millions of people more vulnerable to rising sea levels, [...] » More