Archive for January 23rd, 2017

Business Briefs January 23, 2017

23-Jan-2017 Intellasia | | 3:42 PM

* Ninh Van Bay Travel Real Estate Company (NVT) has got approval from the State Securities Commission of Vietnam to raise the foreign ownership cap to 100 percent. * CH SE [...]
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Elliptic Labs Opens New Office in China; Adds Key Executives

Elliptic Labs Opens New Office in China; Adds Key Executives

23-Jan-2017 Intellasia | BusinessWire | 3:00 PM

Expansion Follows Response to INNER BEAUTY™ Ultrasound Proximity Solution SAN FRANCISCO & BEIJING–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Elliptic Labs, the global leader in [...]
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Dr. Reddy’s to Release Q3 FY17 Results on Feb 4, 2017

Dr. Reddy’s to Release Q3 FY17 Results on Feb 4, 2017

23-Jan-2017 Intellasia | BusinessWire | 1:49 PM

Earnings Call Slated for Feb 4, 6.30 PM IST / 8.00 AM EST HYDERABAD, India–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories (BSE: 500124, NSE: DRREDDY, NYSE: RDY) [...]
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Innovators, Financiers, Industry Leaders and Enterprises Gather in Singapore for the Inaugural Datacloud Asia 2017, 23 February

Innovators, Financiers, Industry Leaders and Enterprises Gather in Singapore for the Inaugural Datacloud Asia 2017, 23 February

23-Jan-2017 Intellasia | BusinessWire | 9:00 AM

BroadGroup’s world-renowned forum for data center and cloud offers insights into enterprise infrastructure opportunities in Asia Pacific LONDON & [...]
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China cuts reserve ratios for big 5 banks temporarily amid cash crunch-sources

23-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 7:13 AM

China has allowed its five biggest banks to temporarily lower the amount of money that they must hold as reserves to relieve pressure in its financial system as demand for [...]
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Global shares steady ahead of Trump’s inauguration

23-Jan-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Global shares were steady in cautious trading Friday ahead of the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump. China’s report that its economy grew at a 6.8 percent [...]
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HK Bank Stock Could Return Over 20pct

23-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Barrons | 6:00 AM

Since Election Day, Bank of America shares (ticker: BAC) have jumped 33 percent. Those of BOC Hong Kong (2388.HK), which is majority-owned by Bank of China (3988.HK), are up [...]
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Aviva, Hillhouse, Tencent to launch HK JV

23-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Marketwatch | 6:00 AM

Insurer Aviva PLC (AV.LN), together with Hillhouse Capital and Tencent Holdings Ltd, have agreed to develop an insurance company in Hong Kong to focus on digital insurance. [...]
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How a HK doctor made international accreditation the norm for local hospitals

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

Private hospitals in Hong Kong have a lot to offer when it comes to medical skill, attentive care, quality service, cutting-edge technology, appealing food, and even [...]
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HK Stock Exchange Considers Blockchain Settlement Upgrades

23-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Coindesk | 6:00 AM

The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong (SEHK) is looking to blockchain as it begins work on a next-generation transaction settlement system. The disclosure came during comments [...]
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Taiwan urged to immediately suspend death penalty

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

International human rights experts have called on Taiwan to suspend its use of the death penalty, expressing regret that the nation has failed to make any progress in [...]
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Taiwan advised to decriminalise adultery

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

Taiwan is one of the few countries in the world that still criminalises adultery. South Korea decriminalised adultery in 2015, leaving Taiwan and the Philippines the only two [...]
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Taiwan to cooperate with Finland to fight fraud

23-Jan-2017 Intellasia | China Post | 6:00 AM

Taiwan and Finland have signed a cooperation arrangement to jointly fight customs fraud, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) announced on Friday. The agreement was signed [...]
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Tsai calls for dialogue with China in letter to Pope Francis

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

President Tsai Ing-wen called on China to engage in positive dialogue in a January 5 letter to Pope Francis, the Presidential Office said Friday. The letter was a reply to [...]
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Taiwan’s president tweets congratulations to Trump

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

Donald Trump on his inauguration in a move likely to draw objections from China, already angry with a protocol-breaking phone call a month ago between the two leaders. [...]
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