Archive for December 20th, 2016

Shares fall flat on brewery slump

20-Dec-2016 Intellasia | VNA | 1:54 PM

Shares lost ground in last-minute trading on December 19 on the HCM Stock Exchange, driven by a slump of large-cap stocks. The VN Index inched down 0.12 percent to close at [...]
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SAB takes VN Index down

20-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Vn Economic Times | 1:53 PM

VN Index the only main index to lose ground on December 19 as SAB ends nine days of increases. SAB ended nine days of increases and VNM closed slightly down, together [...]
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Business Briefs December 20

20-Dec-2016 Intellasia | | 1:53 PM

* Vietnam Electricity, the country’s power giant, is poised to inaugurate a VND35.7 trillion (US$1.59 billion) hydropower plant in the northern province of Lai Chau [...]
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Asian shares slip as US-China drone row drags on sentiment

20-Dec-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Most Asian stock benchmarks lost ground Monday as investors fretted over the potential political and economic fallout from China’s capture of a US underwater glider. [...]
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Asia stocks find relief as China set to return seized US drone

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

Asian shares slipped to four-week lows on Monday as the prospect of higher US interest rates and a strong dollar stemming from the incoming Trump Administration’s [...]
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Muddy Waters to Target More HK-Listed Firms After Huishan

20-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Carson Block said he would seek out more Hong Kong-listed companies to target, after the prominent short seller took aim at China Huishan Dairy Holdings Co. with a report [...]
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Seven policy proposals for HK’s next chief executive

20-Dec-2016 Intellasia | SCMP | 6:00 AM

Early in 2012, when it was still unclear whether it would be CY Leung or Henry Tang who would get anointed as the Hong Kong government’s next chief executive, the South [...]
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Chinese Buying Insurance in HK Said to Face Further Curbs

20-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Chinese residents buying insurance in Hong Kong will no longer be able to swipe their credit cards multiple times to get around previously imposed curbs intended to slow [...]
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Chinese military publishes photo of its plane flying over Taiwan, raises concerns

20-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Indianexpress | 6:00 AM

“Military commentators on the mainland believe the peaks are of a mountain in Taiwan, which has made many netisens marvel at the PLA’s military capability,” [...]
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Trump, Obama statements on China benefit Taiwan: scholar

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

Recent comments on relations between the United States, China and Taiwan by US President Barack Obama and President-elect Donald Trump’s questioning of the one-China [...]
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War over Taiwan undesirable, but not unthinkable

20-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Stripes | 6:00 AM

Chinese and Western security analysts tasked with imagining a Taiwan conflict generally start with a disclaimer – a war pitting the United States and China is [...]
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Ireland to appeal EU’s record $14 billion tax order on Apple

20-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Taiwan News | 6:00 AM

Ireland will appeal the European Union’s landmark order to collect a record 13 billion euros ($14 billion) in taxes from Apple, the Irish Department of Finance [...]
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Marriage Equality debate heats up in Taiwan

20-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Outinperth | 6:00 AM

A few weeks ago organisers of a rally to protest against the marriage equality movement in Taiwan drew out thousands of protesters. The Coalition for the Happiness of Our [...]
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250000 Protesters Demand Marriage Equality in Taiwan

20-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Goodmenproject | 6:00 AM

Marriage equality rights would change lives of the Taiwanese, and potentially gay Americans. Sure, the incoming head of the USA is giving jobs to basically everyone [...]
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Chinese aircraft avoided Taiwan’s air defense zone: MND

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

Chinese military aircraft have circled Taiwan twice in the past four weeks but did not enter the country’s air air defense identification zone (ADIZ), a defense [...]
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