Archive for October 21st, 2017

Fujitsu Partners with San Francisco Tech Council to Host Preserving Memories Event

Fujitsu Partners with San Francisco Tech Council to Host Preserving Memories Event

21-Oct-2017 Intellasia | BusinessWire | 8:00 PM

Partnership is focused on using technology to bridge the generation gap; students helping seniors get familiar with technology SUNNYVALE, Calif.–(BUSINESS [...]
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Asian shares rise as investors await Japan vote, Fed choice

21-Oct-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

World stock markets pushed higher Friday after the passing of a budget resolution in the US Senate stoked hopes that President Donald Trump’s tax reform package will be [...]
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HK students, workers in China complain about unequal treatment

21-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Ejinsight | 6:00 AM

Hongkongers who are studying or working in China complain they often face discrimination in terms of the opportunities offered to them relative to their mainland peers, a [...]
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HK stocks rebound as ‘Minsky moment’ fears recede; China mixed

21-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong shares rebounded sharply on Friday, as the previous session’s selling, triggered by Chinese central bank governor’s reference to a “Minsky [...]
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Quick Take: HK Plans First government-Backed Green Bond

21-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Caixin Global | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong’s de facto central bank aims to issue the city’s first government-backed green bond next year, the South China Morning Post reported. Green bonds are [...]
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Sinochem taps banks for HK IPO of oil assetssources

21-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China’s Sinochem Group has tapped three banks, including Morgan Stanley, to work on the possible Hong Kong listing of its key oil assets, as it seeks to raise capital [...]
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Is Taiwan’s 20 per cent renewable energy target a political pipe dream?

21-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Eco-business.com | 6:00 AM

Taiwan wants one fifth of its energy to come from renewable sources by 2025. Is this a realistic ambition or political hyperbole? The President of Taiwan Tsai Ing-wen said on [...]
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Typhoon Lan may intensify as it moves closer to Taiwan

21-Oct-2017 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Typhoon Lan may intensify explosively when it gets closer to Taiwan Saturday as it moves toward Japan, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) forecast Thursday. Strong wind [...]
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Big Qualcomm fine questioned by Taiwan economic agency

21-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Sandiego Union Tribune | 6:00 AM

Last week’s $773 million fine against Qualcomm from the Taiwan Fair Trade Commission is being questioned by a separate executive government agency in that country. The [...]
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This Is What a War Between China and Taiwan Would Look Like

21-Oct-2017 Intellasia | National Interest | 6:00 AM

Of course there are many different scenarios in which the PLA could be activated to pressure Taiwan, not all of them involving an all-out assault to invade the island. The [...]
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Taiwan Calls for New Cross-Strait Relations After Xi’s Strong Speech

Taiwan Calls for New Cross-Strait Relations After Xi’s Strong Speech

21-Oct-2017 Intellasia | The Diplomat | 6:00 AM

China’s president pressed Taiwan’s government to recognise the “1992 Consensus” at the 19th Party Congress. On October 18, Chinese President Xi [...]
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China’s Xi Jinping Slams the Door on Taiwanese Appeals for Independence

21-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Freebeacon | 6:00 AM

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday made clear his administration will stifle any attempt by self-governed Taiwan to declare independence from Beijing as appeals for [...]
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Don’t back N Korea into a corner, Putin warns

21-Oct-2017 Intellasia | NBC News | 6:00 AM

Russian President Vladimir Putin warned Thursday that North Korea must not be “backed into a corner” and urged dialogue to end its nuclear standoff with the US [...]
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N Korea issue is ‘different this time,’ warns Singapore prime minister

21-Oct-2017 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

Pyongyang’s ongoing nuclear aggression may potentially result in South Korea and Japan hosting nuclear weapons on their own turf, a scenario that would have [...]
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CIA chief: N Korea close to nuke that could hit US

21-Oct-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The United States should assume Kim Jong-Un’s regime is “on the cusp” of getting a nuclear missile capable of striking US targets and work to prevent this, [...]
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