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Singapore fiber operator launches in New Zealand

24-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Zdnet | 6:00 AM

Singapore fiber internet service provider, MyRepublic, has announced plans to enter the New Zealand market and begin offering its services to home and business subscribers [...]
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Top 8 global cities in terms of outsourcing; India dominates, Philippines a close second

24-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Indiatvnews | 6:00 AM

India continues to remain as popular destination for offshore IT and business process outsourcing services market, shows a recent report by consulting firm Tholons. In its [...]
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Indonesia boosts military presence near Australia and ramps up efforts to increase its firepower

24-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

INDONESIA has boosted its military presence near Australia and ramped up moves to increase the firepower of its armed forces, according to a report. It comes at a time of [...]
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Australia offers to cooperate with Indonesian probe into claims asylum seekers were burned by Navy officers

24-Jan-2014 Intellasia | ABC | 6:00 AM

Foreign minister Julie Bishop says Australia will send officials to Indonesia to assist with an investigation into claims asylum seekers were injured under the direction of [...]
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Malaysians protest rare earth plant on Australia Day

24-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

An environmentalist group on Wednesday protested outside an Australia Day function in Malaysia against a rare earth plant which it claims is producing dangerous radioactive [...]
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Cambodian unionists mark murder of prominent labour leader

24-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Cambodian trade unionists on Wednesday marked the 10th anniversary of the death of a prominent labour leader, defying a government ban on rallies following a deadly crackdown [...]
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Russia hacked hundreds of Western, Asian companies – security firm

23-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

A US cybersecurity firm says it has gathered evidence that the Russian government spied on hundreds of American, European and Asian companies, the first time Moscow has been [...]
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Naval breach: Australia could gain from increased Indonesian patrolling

23-Jan-2014 Intellasia | SMH | 6:00 AM

Defence experts are playing down tensions over Australia’s accidental breaches of Indonesia’s waters and say Jakarta’s vow to boost its southern sea patrols [...]
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Boeing 787 transponder failure causes Air India return to London

23-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

A Boeing Co 787 Dreamliner operated by Air India Ltd this week returned to London due to a communications problem, but has since been operational, the Indian state-run [...]
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Indonesia jails mastermind of Burma embassy bomb plot

23-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

An Indonesian court Tuesday jailed the mastermind of an Islamic extremist plot to bomb the Myanmar embassy for seven-and-a-half years, but the militant pledged to [...]
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India-Japan Ties Strengthen

23-Jan-2014 Intellasia | Thediplomat | 6:00 AM

It is useful to remember that way back in 2006 US President George Bush and Shinzo Abe, then in his first term as Japanese prime minister, each in their own way achieved [...]
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Stopping boats is a matter of sovereignty: Australia

Stopping boats is a matter of sovereignty: Australia

23-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Prime minister Tony Abbott has declared Australia will pursue the crackdown on boats carrying asylum-seekers into its waters, saying Indonesia should understand it is a [...]
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People still want to move to Australia, New Zealand and Singapore in Asia

23-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

People’s desire to migrate has cooled globally, according to pollster Gallup. However, if everyone who wanted to move did move to where they wanted, populations would [...]
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Australian inflation higher than expected

23-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Australian inflation hit a stronger-than-expected 0.8 percent in October-December from the previous quarter, official figures showed on Wednesday, dampening hopes of an [...]
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Cambodian police in new protest crackdown

Cambodian police in new protest crackdown

23-Jan-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Cambodian police broke up a rally in the capital Tuesday and briefly detained 11 activists who were calling for international assistance to secure the release of protesters [...]
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