Archive for July, 2018

Western Areas Strengthens Regional Exploration in South Australia via Strategic Agreement with Iluka Resources

31-Jul-2018 Intellasia | | 9:03 AM

The Board of Western Areas Ltd (ASX: WSA, “Western Areas” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce an expansion of the Company’s Western Gawler regional exploration [...]
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Business Briefs 31 July 2018

31-Jul-2018 Intellasia | | 8:08 AM

* The Vietnam Entertainment Fund (YEF), which aims to increase value through medium- and long-term investments in the entertainment sector, made its debut in HCMC on July 26. [...]
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Asia stocks lower ahead of central bank meets

31-Jul-2018 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:02 AM

Asian markets dropped Monday, following Wall Street’s downbeat finish last week on fears that US economic growth has peaked, and with investors cautious ahead of key [...]
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Beware drug lords targeting HK domestic helpers and asylum seekers as mules in narcotics trade

31-Jul-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Migrant domestic workers and asylum seekers in Hong Kong are being tricked some through lovers they met online into delivering or receiving parcels filled with drugs, in the [...]
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HK buskers take a bow in final show before shutdown

31-Jul-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

The rumbustious street performers who have long claimed one of Hong Kong’s busiest shopping districts as their informal stage took their final bow Sunday night after [...]
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Taiwan suffers from talent imbalance: government report

31-Jul-2018 Intellasia | Taiwan News | 6:02 AM

Taiwan is experiencing a severe imbalance in talent inflows and outflows, with the majority of Taiwanese leaving the country to work having higher education degrees that [...]
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Taiwan reports first imported case of Zika this year

31-Jul-2018 Intellasia | Focus Taiwan | 6:02 AM

Taiwan has confirmed the first imported case of Zika virus infection this year, involving a Taiwanese woman in her 40s who was infected during a recent trip to the [...]
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Taiwan offers aid to Indonesia quake victims

31-Jul-2018 Intellasia | Focus Taiwan | 6:02 AM

President Tsai Ing-wen sent her condolences to the people of Indonesia Sunday in the wake of a magnitude 6.4 earthquake that killed 14 people and injured more than 100, [...]
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US Support Of Taiwan, Challenges China

US Support Of Taiwan, Challenges China

31-Jul-2018 Intellasia | Courant | 6:02 AM

The State Department’s recently reported request for Marines to return to Taiwan for the first time since 1979 to defend the de facto US embassy there is not an [...]
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Canada to join Mexico, Japan, Korea, EU to talk auto tariffs

31-Jul-2018 Intellasia | The Canadian Press | 6:02 AM

US President Donald Trump has threatened to impose auto tariffs on Canada Canada will join Mexico and other European and Asian auto-producing countries this week to plot [...]
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Libya, Korea discuss mutual cooperation

31-Jul-2018 Intellasia | Xinhuanet | 6:02 AM

South Korean Ambassador to Libya Choi Sung-Soo on Sunday met with Libya’s UN-backed government’s Foreign minister Mohamed Sayala in the Libyan capital Tripoli. [...]
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Korea to probe whether N Korean waitresses forced or tricked into defecting

31-Jul-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

A South Korean human rights commission said on Monday it will investigate whether a dozen North Korean restaurant workers who defected to the South two years ago came of [...]
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Korea to investigate N Korean women’s ‘defection’

Korea to investigate N Korean women’s ‘defection’

31-Jul-2018 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:02 AM

South Korea’s human rights watchdog is to investigate whether 12 North Korean restaurant workers were brought to the country against their will by their manager, the [...]
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Fighting for justice in Korea, where truth can be a crime

31-Jul-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

As soon as the Seoul office worker told police she had been raped, her attacker struck back with a barrage of complaints against her under South Korea’s criminal [...]
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N Korea’s Air Koryo flying extra flights to Russia’s Vladivostok on Monday

31-Jul-2018 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:02 AM

Flight data on the arrival board of Vladivostok International Airport in Russia showed that North Korea’s national airline Air Koryo is flying extra flights on Monday [...]
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