Archive for October 28th, 2017

Asian shares push higher, tracking upbeat Wall St session

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

Shares in Asia posted strong gains early Friday, tracking the upbeat session overnight on Wall Street. Japan’s Nikkei 225 index jumped 1.0 percent to 21,957.44 as the [...]
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HK could launch pilot for different share classes in 2018: SCMP

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

Hong Kong could launch a pilot scheme in 2018 allowing startups valued over $1 billion to list shares with different voting rights on the bourse’s main board, provided [...]
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HK developers building more nano flats

28-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Property Guru | 6:00 AM

Property developers in Hong Kong are building more nano flats to cater to the strong demand for such units in the world’s most expensive housing market, reported the [...]
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Parking space-size flats to be the new norm, as affordability eludes HK’s first-time buyers

28-Oct-2017 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

At least 2,100 nano flats are expected to be completed between now and 2020 in Hong Kong, to lure more young homebuyers into getting their first foot on the property ladder [...]
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HK schools in ‘brainwashing’ row over China speech

HK schools in ‘brainwashing’ row over China speech

28-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Digital Journal | 6:00 AM

The Hong Kong government was accused of “brainwashing” on Thursday after it suggested schools broadcast to students a live address by a Beijing official visiting [...]
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Administration vacancies will not affect Taiwan-US ties: ex-official

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

A former senior US official said Wednesday that he sees nothing significant that could hamper Taiwan-US exchanges, even though US President Donald Trump has yet to fill many [...]
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Here’s Why Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. Ltd’s 16-Nano Shipments Dropped

28-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Fool.com | 6:00 AM

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (NYSE:TSM) is the world’s largest contract chip manufacturer by revenue. The company builds chips for a broad set of [...]
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Taiwan Says Bitcoin Should Be Added To AML Alert System

28-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Pymnts.com | 6:00 AM

Taiwan is the latest country to make comments about bitcoin regulation, according to news from Reuters. Governor Perng Fai-nan of Taiwan’s Central Bank said on [...]
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Basic income national proposal released by ‘UBI Taiwan’

28-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Basicincome | 6:00 AM

UBI Taiwan held a press conference to describe their proposal to give every Taiwanese citizen a basic income each month. Skeptics and supporters were given details of how [...]
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Taiwan Stock Market May Open Under Pressure

28-Oct-2017 Intellasia | RTT News | 6:00 AM

The Taiwan stock market on Thursday ended the three-day winning streak in which it had collected more than 20 points or 0.2 percent. The Taiwan Stock Exchange now rests just [...]
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Taiwan’s president wants dialogue with China

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

President Tsai Ing-wen (???) called on the Communist Party of China (CPC) Thursday to begin dialogue with her administration to bring an end to hostilities between the two [...]
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Taiwan Hoping to Reduce Dependence on China

28-Oct-2017 Intellasia | VOA News | 6:00 AM

Taiwan is setting up overseas investment offices across a number of countries to its south. The island is also offering to suspend visa requirements for citizens of those [...]
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Taiwan can only improve relations with mainland by adhering to 1992 Consensus: spokesperson

28-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Xinhua | 6:00 AM

A Chinese mainland spokesperson said Thursday that relations across the Taiwan Strait could only make new progress if the current administration in Taiwan returns to the [...]
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Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (TSM) a Buy on Robust Quant Score

28-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Investorplace | 6:00 AM

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd (NYSE:TSM) is a member of the 110 company Semiconductors & Semiconductor Equipment GICS industry group, which is a segment of [...]
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Taiwan can only improve relations with mainland by adhering to 1992 Consensus: spokesperson

28-Oct-2017 Intellasia | ECNS | 6:00 AM

A Chinese mainland spokesperson said Thursday that relations across the Taiwan Strait could only make new progress if the current administration in Taiwan returns to the [...]
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