Archive for December 5th, 2016

All indexes down

05-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Vneconomictimes | 1:34 PM

All main indexes on Vietnam’s stock market closed lower on December 2. On HSX the VN Index decreased by 1.40 points (0.21 per cent) and the VN30-Index fell by 1.91 [...]
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Shares sink as energy loses steam

05-Dec-2016 Intellasia | VNA | 1:33 PM

Shares edged down on December 2 on the two exchanges as energy lost steam despite an oil industry agreement on a production cut. The benchmark VN Index on the Ho Chi Minh [...]
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Business Briefs December 5

05-Dec-2016 Intellasia | | 1:33 PM

* Can Don Hydro Power Company (SJD) has announced December 12 as the ex-dividend date to pay a 2015 dividend in cash for shareholders at 25 percent. Payments are due on [...]
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Breaking: Plane carrying Indonesian police crashes off island near Singapore; 15 dead

Breaking: Plane carrying Indonesian police crashes off island near Singapore; 15 dead

05-Dec-2016 Intellasia | IBT | 8:13 AM

A plane carrying Indonesian police personnel crashed off the Batam island south of Singapore on Saturday, presumably killing all 15 passengers on board. The Civil Aviation [...]
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Floods kill at least 13 people in central Vietnam

Floods kill at least 13 people in central Vietnam

05-Dec-2016 Intellasia | IBT | 8:10 AM

A flooded village is seen in Vietnam’s northern Hoa Binh province, 90 km (65 miles) from Hanoi Reuters At least 13 people have been killed in the central Vietnam by [...]
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China coal mine blasts kill 59: report

China coal mine blasts kill 59: report

05-Dec-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 8:08 AM

At least 59 people have been killed in two separate Chinese coal mine blasts, according to death tolls reported by state media. An explosion Saturday at a colliery in the [...]
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Malaysian PM leads protest against ‘genocide’ of Rohingya

Malaysian PM leads protest against ‘genocide’ of Rohingya

05-Dec-2016 Intellasia | AP | 8:06 AM

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak led a protest rally Sunday against what he called a “genocide” of Myanmar’s Muslim Rohingya minority, as he urged Asian [...]
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Mass protest demands ouster, arrest of S. Korea president

Mass protest demands ouster, arrest of S. Korea president

05-Dec-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 8:04 AM

Hundreds of thousands of protestors marched in Seoul for the sixth-straight week Saturday to demand the ouster and arrest of scandal-hit President Park Geun-Hye ahead of an [...]
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Asia stock funds see pockets of value after Trump sell-off

05-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Donald Trump’s shock election victory last month triggered a sell-off in Asian shares on heightened fears of protectionism – but for some investors, the selling [...]
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HK’s November Residential Sales Jumped 138.5pct From A Year Ago

05-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Mansionglobal | 6:00 AM

Despite concerns raised that double stamp duty could slow demand, Hong Kong’s residential market remained robust in November, with sales increasing 138.5 percent [...]
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HK officials widen legal attack on city’s democrats over oath-taking

05-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Leaders of Chinese-ruled Hong Kong widened their legal fight against the city’s fledgling independence movement on Friday, targeting four more lawmakers over oaths [...]
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HK launches legal bid against four pro-democracy lawmakers

HK launches legal bid against four pro-democracy lawmakers

05-Dec-2016 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:00 AM

The Hong Kong government launched a legal bid to unseat four elected pro-democracy lawmakers Friday sparking accusations from the opposition camp that they are being [...]
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HK government seeks to bar four more MPs

05-Dec-2016 Intellasia | The guardian | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s government signalled that it would attempt to disqualify four pro-democracy legislators on Friday, after successfully barring two others from the [...]
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China, Taiwan carriers woo Indian pilots

05-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Business-standard | 6:00 AM

Rakesh Kapoor, a senior pilot with a leading domestic carrier, was pleasantly surprised when he got an offer in his mailbox, to fly a Boeing 737 in China. Leading Chinese [...]
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Taiwan’s former vice president to visit Japan

05-Dec-2016 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Taiwan’s former vice President Wu Den-yih will set off on Saturday for a week-long visit to Japan, his second overseas trip since stepping down in May, Wu’s [...]
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