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Mistake costs Team New Zealand in Singapore

25-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Stuff | 6:00 AM

A mistake in the final race has cost Team New Zealand a place on the podium in the first regatta of the Extreme 40 Sailing Series in Singapore. Starting the fourth and final [...] » More

Indonesia calls in Interpol over Australian man linked to Bali drug bust

25-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AAP | 6:00 AM

Indonesian police have sought Interpol’s help to question an Australian man linked to a Bali drug bust, but say a Sydney woman already in custody is their only suspect [...] » More

Korea, Australia sign $4.5b currency swap deal

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

South Korea and Australia signed Sunday a currency swap deal worth $4.5 billion, Seoul’s central bank said, in a move to boost trades and help curb currency swings. The [...] » More

The Kajang Indian vote: A hope and test for Anwar

25-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Insider | 6:00 AM

Kajang candidate Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim had part of the crowd swooning at the Sri Maha Mariamman temple in Taman Delima yesterday with his rendition of popular Tamil [...] » More

Confirmed: Oldest Fragment of Early Earth is 4.4 Billion Years Old

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

Ever heard this life advice? When solving a big problem seems impossible, break it into smaller steps. Well, scientists just took one of geology’s biggest controversies [...] » More

India’s Bajaj to launch four-wheel vehicle but it’s not a car

25-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

It’s got four wheels and seatbelts, but Bajaj Auto (NSI:BAJAJ-AUTO), the creator of India’s first quadricycle, would rather you didn’t call it a car. Bajaj [...] » More

Need a better way to manage your personal finance? Pocketbook might be your answer

25-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Vulcan Post | 6:00 AM

Managing personal finance is something that everyone of us do. As we get more responsibilities, the number of bank accounts and financial accounts we handle might get out of [...] » More

India’s Bajaj to launch four-wheel vehicle but it’s not a car

25-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

It’s got four wheels and seatbelts, but Bajaj Auto (NSI:BAJAJ-AUTO), the creator of India’s first quadricycle, would rather you didn’t call it a car. Bajaj [...] » More

UN rights office criticises Australia asylum policy

UN rights office criticises Australia asylum policy

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

The UN’s human rights office on Friday urged Australia to reconsider its policy of shipping asylum-seekers to Papua New Guinea and detaining them there, after rioting [...] » More

Australia places $3.6 bn order for Boeing border patrol aircraft

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

Australia on Friday said it will buy eight Poseidon aircraft for Aus$4 billion (US$3.6 billion), which will form the core of its surveillance and maritime strike capacity for [...] » More

Facebook deal sends message to WhatsApp’s Asia rivals

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

Facebook’s stunning $19 billion deal for messaging service WhatsApp places the social network in an arena where competition is fierce, particularly in Asia, where [...] » More

G20 closer to setting hard target for growth-Australia

24-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The Group of 20 meeting of rich and developing nations is close to setting concrete growth goals for members, Australia’s Treasurer Joe Hockey said on Saturday, and [...] » More

US bans bidis made by Indian tobacco company

24-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Channelnewsasia | 6:00 AM

US regulators on Friday banned four types of small cigarettes known as bidis made by an Indian company, marking the Food and Drug Administration’s first-ever oversight [...] » More

Trade between Australia and Philippines expected to grow significantly

24-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Businessmirror | 6:00 AM

Trade between Australia and Philippines expected to grow significantly Australia is now importing mangoes from select provinces in the Philippines. However, the entry of [...] » More

New Zealand woman arrested in Bali for drugs

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

A New Zealand woman has been arrested on the Indonesian resort island of Bali in possession of hash and ecstasy after police raided her villa, an official said Friday. Leeza [...] » More