Archive for December 29th, 2016

43 injured in twin bombings in Philippines

43 injured in twin bombings in Philippines

29-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Mindanaoexaminer | 2:34 PM

Two separate bomb attacks injured at least 43 civilians in the Philippines despite a tight security being implemented by the police and military in the country. The twin [...] » More

Stocks mixed, Novaland shares soar

29-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Bizhub | 1:38 PM

Shares were mixed yesterday December 28 with moderate trading liquidity as investors chose to stand by on a lack of market information. The benchmark VN Index on the HCM [...] » More

NVL shines on first day on HSX

29-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Vn Economic Times | 1:37 PM

Novaland stock does well on opening day on December 28 as VN Index alone in falling. The VN Index was the only main index to fall on December 28. It closed 0.36 points (0.05 [...] » More

Business Briefs December 29

29-Dec-2016 Intellasia | | 1:36 PM

* PetroVietnam Low Pressure Gas Distribution Company (PGD) told a review meeting recently that its pre-tax profit would reach an estimated VND268.68 billion this year, [...] » More

Chinese Aircraft Carrier Docks Amid Tensions With Taiwan

Chinese Aircraft Carrier Docks Amid Tensions With Taiwan

29-Dec-2016 Intellasia | IBT | 10:49 AM

China’s first aircraft carrier Liaoning docked at a naval base in the southern Chinese province of Hainan after conducting open-sea training exercises in the Western [...] » More

Strong earthquake hits Japan, no tsunami warning

Strong earthquake hits Japan, no tsunami warning

29-Dec-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 8:50 AM

A strong earthquake struck northeast of Tokyo late Wednesday but there was no fear of a tsunami, Japan’s meteorological agency said. It put the magnitude at 6.3, while [...] » More

Live: Sensex up by over 60 points, JSW Energy shares rise 5pct

29-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Livemint | 6:00 AM

BSE Sensex is currently trading higher by 174 points, or 0.66 percent, to 26,387, while the Nifty 50 of the NSE rises 56 points, or 0.70 percent, to 8,089 Keeping a positive [...] » More

Asia stocks mixed; Toshiba plunges 20pct after it flags possible one-off loss of several billion dollars

29-Dec-2016 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

Asian shares were mixed on Wednesday, with shares in South Korea down as its political scandal grows more entangled and Toshiba plunges 20 percent on a possible write-down of [...] » More

Asia markets mixed; Toshiba board meeting eyed after shares fall 11.6pct

29-Dec-2016 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

Asian shares were mixed on Tuesday amid low-volume holiday trading, despite strong growth in China’s industrial profits in November. Investors also awaited a board [...] » More

Asia stocks mostly higher in thin trade

29-Dec-2016 Intellasia | | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks were mostly higher in thin trade and with little to guide them as most major markets were closed on Monday for Christmas holidays, while the US dollar reclaimed [...] » More

HK Stocks Rise From Five-Month Low as Energy Shares Gain

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

Hong Kong stocks rose, with the benchmark gauge heading for its biggest gain in a month, as banks led a rally by Chinese companies after a technical indicator signaled recent [...] » More

HK’s first bird flu patient this winter dies

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

An elderly Hong Kong man died on Christmas Day from bird flu, the government said on Tuesday, the first human infection in the city this winter. The Centre for Health [...] » More

Taiwanese exchange tech experience with Nigerians

29-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Vnguardngr | 6:00 AM

THE bilateral tie between Nigeria and Taiwan took a new dimension, when Taiwan Friends Association gathered at Chelsea Hotel, Abuja to share their technology experience with [...] » More

Certis Cisco recruiting auxiliary police officers from Taiwan

29-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:00 AM

For the first time, private security firm Certis Cisco is looking to hire Taiwanese nationals to be auxiliary police officers (APOs), making them the first group of potential [...] » More

Taiwan stocks lower at close of trade; Taiwan Weighted down 0.01pct

29-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Investing | 6:00 AM

Taiwan stocks were lower after the close on Tuesday, as losses in the, Electricity and Information Services sectors led shares lower. At the close in Taiwan, the Taiwan [...] » More