Archive for January 14th, 2017

Tocagen Expands Toca 5, Phase 2/3 Clinical Trial for Recurrent Brain Cancer, to South Korea

Tocagen Expands Toca 5, Phase 2/3 Clinical Trial for Recurrent Brain Cancer, to South Korea

14-Jan-2017 Intellasia | BusinessWire | 6:32 AM

SAN DIEGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Tocagen Inc., a clinical-stage, cancer-selective gene therapy company, today announced its randomized, controlled Phase 2/3 clinical [...]
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Asian stocks mixed after China data

14-Jan-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets were mixed on Friday as disappointing Chinese trade data dented already bleak investor sentiment following US President-elect’s Donald Trump’s [...]
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Asian shares slip, dollar on track for losing week

14-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

- Asian shares dipped on Friday but were on track for weekly gains while the dollar was poised for a losing week, with investors disappointed that President-elect Donald [...]
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Asia’s Smallest Economies Are Among Its Fastest Growing

14-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Asia’s smallest economies are growing faster than giants like China, according to the World Bank. Cambodia, Laos and Myanmar will post the most rapid expansions in Asia [...]
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AirAsia to list in HK

14-Jan-2017 Intellasia | The Star | 6:00 AM

AirAsia Group is looking at a secondary listing of the airline, AirAsia Bhd, on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKSE) and hopes that it can take place before the middle of this [...]
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Blame traffic for haze, says clean air group

14-Jan-2017 Intellasia | The Standard | 6:00 AM

It isn’t smog from the north, but the increasing number of vehicles that the public should be wary of when it comes to air pollution in Hong Kong, according to Clean [...]
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Emirates announces new ‘superjumbo’ flights to HK

14-Jan-2017 Intellasia | SCMP | 6:00 AM

The Dubai-Bangkok-Hong Kong service will see all first class and some business class seats stripped from the huge aircraft to make room for more economy seats Emirates is set [...]
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Bank of Jiujiang Prepares $500 Million IPO in HK

14-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Bank of Jiujiang Co., a lender in eastern China’s Jiangxi province, plans to seek about $500 million in a Hong Kong initial public offering, according to people with [...]
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HK deputy announces leadership bid

HK deputy announces leadership bid

14-Jan-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s tough pro-Beijing number two Carrie Lam announced her bid to lead the deeply divided city Thursday after stepping down from her current post. Lam is deputy [...]
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Taiwan sends coast guard ship to area disputed with Japan

14-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Taiwan News | 6:00 AM

The Coast Guard said Thursday it was sending a patrol vessel to the Okinotori area after reports that five Taiwanese fishing trawlers had been approached by Japanese coast [...]
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Taiwan microchip giant to boost US jobs: company

14-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Phys.org | 6:00 AM

Microchip giant Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) says it will create more jobs in the United States as the firm posted record profits. Chair Morris Chang said at [...]
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Taiwan not bargaining chip: US ex-official

14-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Taipei Times | 6:00 AM

Evan Medeiros said Taiwan should address its over-reliance on China, either through new investments in Southeast Asia or more in the US and the EU The US did not let Taiwan [...]
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Taiwan likely to see more active Chinese maritime presence: Paal

14-Jan-2017 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

The recent conduct of air and maritime exercises by Chinese armed forces in the area around Taiwan is an example of by China showcasing its growing military strength and not [...]
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Taiwan deploys jets as tensions rise

14-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Ntnews.com.au | 6:00 AM

TAIWAN has scrambled military equipment in response to China’s decision to sail a group of warships through the Taiwan Strait, amid rising tensions between the two [...]
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Uncertainty Fills the Taiwan Strait

14-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

The world’s most dangerous flashpoint got much more dangerous Thursday when China sent its lone aircraft carrier into the Taiwan Strait and Taiwan scrambled fighter [...]
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