Archive for May 9th, 2018

Taiwanese police bust fraud ring targeting victims in Kaohsiung

09-May-2018 Intellasia | Taiwan News | 6:01 AM

Five gang members were arrested in Zhongli District of Taoyuan on May 6 Police in Kaohsiung busted a fraud ring operating domestically on May 6, arresting five gang members [...]
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Chinese-branded cellphones banned in Taiwan’s military

09-May-2018 Intellasia | CNA | 6:01 AM

Chinese-branded cellphones are absolutely banned on military bases throughout Taiwan, minister of National Defense Yen Teh-fa (???) said Monday. “Taiwan’s [...]
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Australian Representative acclaims the beauty of Taiwan

09-May-2018 Intellasia | Taiwan News | 6:01 AM

‘Taiwan has three good things, including good scenery, good people, and good food,’ said Australian envoy Gary Cowan Australian Representative Designate to [...]
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China slams US criticism of its Taiwan demand

China slams US criticism of its Taiwan demand

09-May-2018 Intellasia | News Observer | 6:01 AM

China has dismissed White House criticism of its “Orwellian” demand that foreign airlines not refer to self-ruled Taiwan as a country, saying companies operating [...]
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Korea’s Financial Supervisory Service change its stance on cryptocurrency

09-May-2018 Intellasia | Ambcrypto | 6:01 AM

South Korea’s Financial Supervisory Service’s [FSS] newly appointed governor said that he sees some positive aspects to cryptocurrencies in a press conference on, [...]
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Is Korea’s future fighter jet partnership with Indonesia falling apart?

09-May-2018 Intellasia | Defense News | 6:01 AM

The KF-X fighter jet development partnership between South Korea and Indonesia is in tatters, according to defense sources in South Korea and Indonesian media reports. [...]
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Make N Korea’s Nuclear Test Pause Permanent

09-May-2018 Intellasia | 38north | 6:01 AM

North Korea’s leader Kim Jong Un announced on April 20 to the Korean Workers’ Party that North Korea no longer needs to conduct nuclear tests and stated his [...]
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Korea gave Kim Jong Un a blueprint for developing N Korea  but it could be his downfall

Korea gave Kim Jong Un a blueprint for developing N Korea but it could be his downfall

09-May-2018 Intellasia | Aol.com | 6:01 AM

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un received a USB drive with a blueprint for connecting his country to the world when he met South Korean President Moon Jae-in in April and [...]
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Japan and N Korea should talk, Korea’s Moon says

Japan and N Korea should talk, Korea’s Moon says

09-May-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:01 AM

Japan and North Korea should begin talks to normalise relations between the two countries and contribute to peace and stability in the region, South Korean President Moon [...]
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An ancient trap awaits China and US

09-May-2018 Intellasia | Bostonglobe | 6:01 AM

A HUNDRED YEARS AGO, World War I was entering its final phase. No one in either Berlin or London had set out to expend so vast a quantity of blood and treasure on four years [...]
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Xi Capitalises on Marx’s Legacy to Rally China Around Communist Party

09-May-2018 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:01 AM

Chinese leader holds up German philosopher as inspiration for national prosperity Decades into China’s capitalism-fueled economic miracle, President Xi Jinping is [...]
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Recovering from one child: China’s growing fertility problem

09-May-2018 Intellasia | CNN | 6:01 AM

Xi Xiaoxin, 35, never thought that she would have trouble conceiving three years ago. Back then, all she wanted was to enjoy travelling the world with her husband, whom she [...]
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Hackers in China are part of massive government group, report says

09-May-2018 Intellasia | Cnet | 6:01 AM

Hacks that were previously thought to be the work of unrelated groups have actually been coordinated by China since at least 2009, according to researchers. There’s a [...]
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China steps up quarantine checks on US apple, log imports as trade tensions remain high

09-May-2018 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:01 AM

China’s main ports will step up quarantine checks on imports of apples and logs from the United States, and shipments found carrying disease or rot could be returned or [...]
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As China leads the hunt for deep-sea minerals, environmental and financial concerns come to the surface

09-May-2018 Intellasia | SCMP | 6:01 AM

David Dodwell says China is putting money into undersea mining in the hope of maintaining the supply of minerals that make much of today’s technology possible, but such [...]
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