Archive for November 14th, 2017

HK’s Asean deals are ‘loud and clear’ vote against rising regional trade protectionism

14-Nov-2017 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong signed long-awaited free trade agreements on Sunday with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, which means the city’s businesses will enjoy lower [...]
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Asean, HK sign deal in ‘vote for open trade’

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

Hong Kong and Southeast Asian nations signed a free trade deal Sunday, in what one minister described as a “clear vote” against protectionism, as the United [...]
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Asean signs free trade, investment pacts with HK

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

Hong Kong signed free trade and investment agreements with the 10-nation Association of Southeast Asian Nations on Sunday, in what one of the Chinese territory’s [...]
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White powder found at US consulate in HK

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

Police in hazmat suits entered the US Consulate general in Hong Kong Monday after an envelope containing white powder sparked a security alert at the complex. Visa [...]
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Razer rallies 23pct in HK trading debut after $528m IPO

14-Nov-2017 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Shares in Razer, the gaming hardware maker backed by Intel and Hong Kong’s wealthiest man Li Ka-shing, rose 23 per cent in debut trading in Hong Kong on Monday, after [...]
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How HK Airlines became the world’s most punctual carrier

14-Nov-2017 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong Airlines has clocked up a remarkable turnaround in punctuality in the last two years, though this may have escaped the notice of their passengers, who now spend [...]
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Four arrested as HK police smash crack cocaine lab in largest seizure of raw drug materials in 10 years

14-Nov-2017 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong police have broken up a crack cocaine factory at a luxury flat in Yuen Long, seising the largest haul of raw drug materials in 10 years and arresting four men, one [...]
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HK’s Asean deals are ‘loud and clear’ vote against rising regional trade protectionism

14-Nov-2017 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong signed long-awaited free trade agreements on Sunday with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, which means the city’s businesses will enjoy lower [...]
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Taiwan to commission 12 anti-submarine aircraft next month

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

Taiwan will hold a ceremony in December to commission 12 military aircraft acquired from the United States to boost its anti-submarine warfare capabilities, the Air Force [...]
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Magnitude 4.5 earthquake strikes off eastern Taiwan

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

A magnitude 4.5 earthquake jolted off eastern Taiwan at 6:54 a.m. Sunday, according to the Central Weather Bureau. The quake, which occurred under the sea about 77.1 [...]
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Abe meets Taiwanese envoy a day after meeting Xi

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

Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe held a meeting with a Taiwanese politician on Sunday (November 12), hours after Chinese President Xi Jinping warned him not to break with [...]
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Taiwan’s military says a missing pilot didn’t defect to China, but speculation blooms anyway

14-Nov-2017 Intellasia | LA Times | 6:00 AM

A Taiwanese air force jet has been missing for five days, the military says, prompting speculation about what happened including the possibility that the pilot defected to [...]
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Taiwan made progress in pushing trade goals at Apec summit: envoy

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

Taiwan’s special envoy to the 2017 Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) meeting said Saturday that the country’s participation in the leaders’ summit [...]
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N Korea crackdown: Now Australia tells HK to fight Kim’s nuclear advances

14-Nov-2017 Intellasia | Express | 6:00 AM

North Korea’s threat to global security must be tackled by all world leaders, according to the Australian prime minister, as he ordered Hong Kong to play its part [...]
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3 US Navy aircraft carriers operate off Korean Peninsula

3 US Navy aircraft carriers operate off Korean Peninsula

14-Nov-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Three US Navy aircraft carriers joined South Korea forces on Saturday to begin joint naval exercises in the waters off the Korean Peninsula in a show of force against North [...]
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