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Kerry finalising plans for new Asia visit

Kerry finalising plans for new Asia visit

07-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

US Secretary of State John Kerry is fine-tuning plans for an upcoming trip to Asia which is set to focus partly on climate change, his spokeswoman said Wednesday. Although no [...]
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Dark clouds hover over Indian mogul Mallya’s empire

07-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

More than a year after one of India’s top airlines, Kingfisher, stopped flying, its flamboyant owner Vijay Mallya is battling against losing control of his $2.2 billion [...]
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Air India Dreamliner diverted to Malaysia after ‘glitches’

07-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

An Air India Dreamliner was diverted to Kuala Lumpur Wednesday after suffering “software glitches”, an airline official said, in the latest of a series of mishaps [...]
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Cambodian capital gets 1st public buses in decade

07-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

People in Cambodia’s capital boarded city buses Wednesday for the first time in over a decade, as authorities introduced a public transportation system aimed at [...]
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Australian court rules ANZ Bank late fees too high

07-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

One of Australia’s largest banks faces a multimillion dollar payout to thousands of customers after a judge ruled on Wednesday that late payment fees it charged on [...]
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Partial victory for ANZ clients over late payment fees

07-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Customers at one of Australia’s largest banks ANZ won a partial victory Wednesday when a judge ruled that high penalties it imposed for late payments on credit cards [...]
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Canadian man killed in New Zealand minivan crash

07-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

A minivan carrying foreign tourists plunged off a narrow New Zealand bridge, killing the 59-year-old Canadian driver and injuring the vehicle’s nine passengers, police [...]
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Relative blames food poisoning for 2 Bali deaths

07-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

An Australian woman and her teenage daughter who became ill and died within hours of each other while on vacation on the tourist island of Bali were probably killed by a form [...]
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PAL urged not to pursue deal to form Cambodia Airlines

06-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Abs-cbnnews | 6:00 AM

Flag carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL) is said to be better off not pursuing a deal with Royal Group of Cambodia (RGC) to form Cambodia Airlines Co. Ltd, saying there are [...]
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Australian man accused of rampage on China flight faces Canadian court

06-Feb-2014 Intellasia | SMH | 6:00 AM

An Australian passenger accused of going on a violent rampage on a flight from China to Canada has been charged with disturbance, mischief and assault. Abdul Zain Ali, 25, [...]
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China’s Navy Holds Indian Ocean Drills

06-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Abcnews | 6:00 AM

A three-ship Chinese navy squadron has concluded exercises in the Indian Ocean and sailed on to the western Pacific, showing off the growing reach of the country’s [...]
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Eight people crushed to death in India cave collapse

Eight people crushed to death in India cave collapse

06-Feb-2014 Intellasia | BBC | 6:00 AM

Eight people have been killed in the central Indian state of Chhattisgarh after the wall of an ancient cave leading to a Hindu temple collapsed, police said. The accident at [...]
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Singapore consortium back in running for Burma airport

06-Feb-2014 Intellasia | The Star | 6:00 AM

A consortium including Singapore’s Changi Airport Planners and Yongnam Holdings Inc has been invited by the government of Myanmar to re-enter negotiations to build and [...]
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Connect Australia-Indonesia communities more

06-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Thejakartapost | 6:00 AM

The souring bilateral relationship between Indonesia and Australia of late is not a new phenomenon and will not affect the country’s people-to-people relationships, [...]
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Expat workers in trouble

06-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Thedailystar | 6:00 AM

Several thousand Bangladeshi migrants, who are illegally staying in Malaysia and Saudi Arabia, are in danger of being deported home, as the two countries have launched [...]
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