Archive for July 3rd, 2018

Swick secures first commercial agreement for revolutionary mineral analysis technology

Swick secures first commercial agreement for revolutionary mineral analysis technology

03-Jul-2018 Intellasia | | 8:36 AM

Swick Mining Services Limited (‘Swick’, ASX: SWK), a leading provider of high quality underground and surface mineral drilling and mineral analysis services, is pleased [...]
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Business Briefs 03 Jul 2018

03-Jul-2018 Intellasia | | 8:01 AM

* Van Phu-Invest Company (VPI) floated 160 million shares on the Hochiminh Stock Exchange on June 29 at the reference price ofVND43,500 each. Closing the session, VPI moved [...]
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N Korea Mulls Ways To ‘Conceal’ Nuclear Weapons From US: Reports

N Korea Mulls Ways To ‘Conceal’ Nuclear Weapons From US: Reports

03-Jul-2018 Intellasia | | 7:29 AM

Pyongyang is “exploring ways to deceive Washington” about its number of nuclear warheads, The Washington Post reports. North Korea has no intention of giving up [...]
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Asian markets tumble as China-US trade tariffs loom

03-Jul-2018 Intellasia | Bloomberg-AFP News | 6:02 AM

Asian markets kicked the week off with sharp losses Monday as investors prepare for the US to impose hefty tariffs on a range of Chinese imports, taking their trade row to [...]
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Asian factories lose momentum even before Trump’s tariffs kick in

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

Asian exporters lost momentum last month even before tariffs on US and Chinese goods kick in this week, pressuring regional factory activity in a worrying sign the Trump [...]
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US prosecutors say ‘stronger’ evidence of ex-HK minister Patrick Ho’s guilt justifies denying him bail

03-Jul-2018 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

US prosecutors have objected to ex-Hong Kong minister Patrick Ho Chi-ping’s fourth attempt to get bail after being behind bars for more than seven months, arguing that [...]
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HK’s pro-democracy protesters defiant, but rally turnout hits a low

HK’s pro-democracy protesters defiant, but rally turnout hits a low

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

Hong Kong’s annual pro-democracy protest saw one of the lowest turnouts in history, as thousands braved sweltering heat to protest against Beijing’s tightening [...]
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Thousands Protest in HK on Anniversary of Handover to China

03-Jul-2018 Intellasia | NY Times | 6:02 AM

Thousands of Hong Kong residents marched on Sunday to observe the 21st anniversary of the territory’s return to China from Britain, a public demonstration of their [...]
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Senior HK police officer forced to retire over Christmas party sexting scandal

03-Jul-2018 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

A senior Hong Kong police officer has been forced to retire after being caught up in a sexting scandal. Chief Inspector Rajindarpal Singh Pannu was kicked off the force after [...]
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Taiwan offers cooperation in fire service training with Philippines

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

Taiwan is in talks with the Philippines over a plan to help train firefighters from the Southeast Asian country at the National Fire Agency’s training centre in the [...]
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Taiwan officials praise new pension reforms as they come into force

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

With pension reforms for civil servants, teachers and military personnel coming into force Sunday,President Tsai Ing-wen said she was thankful to those affected by the [...]
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Two quakes above magnitude 4.5 rock southern Taiwan

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

Two earthquakes registering magnitudes of 4.6 and 4.5, struck simultaneously within several kilometers of each other off the coast of Chiayi in southern Taiwan at 3:26 p.m. [...]
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Taiwan reports year’s first indigenous dengue fever case

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

A Kaohsiung man in his 30s has become the first reported indigenous dengue fever case in Taiwan this year, the Centers for Disease Control announced Monday. The patient [...]
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Fuel prices in Taiwan to rise NT$0.4 this week

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

Taiwan’s two oil refiners will increase unleaded gasoline and super diesel prices by NT$0.4 (US$0.0131) per litre from Monday. State-owned CPC Corp., Taiwan said Sunday [...]
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Five Taiwanese startups join training programme in Singapore

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

Five Taiwanese innovative startup companies are participating in a training programme in Singapore in a bid to boost their visibility overseas and attract international [...]
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