Archive for September 6th, 2018

Business Briefs 06 Sep 2018

06-Sep-2018 Intellasia | | 7:59 AM

* VinaCapital Vietnam Opportunity (VOF) announced that it had invested some US$25 million in Tam Tri Medical JSC (TMMC Healthcare), which has a chain of private hospitals [...]
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Asian equities dive as emerging market fears add to trade woes

06-Sep-2018 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:00 AM

Asian markets tumbled Wednesday on growing concerns about emerging market economies, adding to the uncertainty stoked by Donald Trump’s trade rows with China and [...]
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Asian equities down as emerging market fears add to trade woes

06-Sep-2018 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:00 AM

Asian markets resumed their downward march Wednesday on growing concerns about emerging market economies adds to the uncertainty stoked by Donald Trump’s long-running [...]
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FinWise Summit HK navigates the AI and blockchain convergence toward a better world

06-Sep-2018 Intellasia | E27 | 6:00 AM

Every implementation of AI and Blockchain will have a long-term ripple effect that helps the world on a larger scale AngelVest and its portfolio companies (related to AI and [...]
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Moody’s (MCO) Loses Appeal Against SFC’s Order in HK

06-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Nasdaq | 6:00 AM

Moody’s MCO appeal against the Securities and Futures Commission’s (SFC), which regulates Hong Kong’s securities and futures markets, regulatory proceedings [...]
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Let judges jail child abusers for life, HK lawmaker says, after a father gets six years for beating daughter so badly she is now blind and on life support

06-Sep-2018 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

There should be no limit to the amount of time judges can jail the city’s child abusers for, a Hong Kong lawmaker said on Wednesday. Fernando Cheung Chiu-hung called [...]
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HK yoga ball murder trial hears Malaysian professor was with 250 students the day his wife and daughter were found dead

06-Sep-2018 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

A Malaysian professor accused of murdering his wife and daughter with a gas-filled yoga ball in Hong Kong was tied up in a meeting with more than 250 students on the day the [...]
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HK policeman draws gun on knife-wielding gang to end attack on Indian asylum seekers

06-Sep-2018 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

A Hong Kong policeman drew his gun on a street gang to stop a knife attack against three asylum seekers from India in the early hours of Wednesday. The predawn violence ended [...]
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HK cedes part of rail station to China in secretive ceremony

06-Sep-2018 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:00 AM

About 1m sq ft of West Kowloon terminus will be controlled by mainland China Hong Kong has officially ceded part of a new high-speed railway station to mainland Chinese [...]
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Malaysian authorities intercept HK-bound container with four tonnes of shark fin

06-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Coconuts KL | 6:00 AM

Indian authorities alerted their Malaysian counterparts over an illicit shipping container containing four tonnes of shark fins, and the cargo was offloaded onto our [...]
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HK shopping centre The Boxes racks up HK$18 million in losses as operator awaits land-use permit renewal

06-Sep-2018 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

The future of Hong Kong’s much-delayed first outlet shopping centre near the Shenzhen border hangs in the balance, as its operator and tenants await a decision by [...]
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US Consul general Kurt Tong dismisses HK National Party’s call to punish city by applying US-China trade war tariffs

06-Sep-2018 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

The United States’ top envoy in Hong Kong has brushed aside a local separatist party’s call for the country to apply its China-targeted tariff and trade policies [...]
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Taiwan’s northeastern coast to close for 10 days to investigate 6 deaths

06-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Taiwan News | 6:00 AM

Uncommonly strong waves seized the lives of 6 people within two days Mystery Beach in Nanao of Taiwan’s Yilan County will close for examination for ten days, starting [...]
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Taiwanese airlines cancel flights to Osaka due to typhoon

06-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Focus Taiwan | 6:00 AM

Taiwanese carriers announced Tuesday that all their flights to Osaka will be canceled the following day as Typhoon Jebi continued to batter Japan. China Airlines, EVA Airways [...]
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Taiwanese duo jailed for role in police impersonation scams

06-Sep-2018 Intellasia | CCN | 6:00 AM

Millions of dollars are estimated to have been sunk by investors seeking a piece of the ‘Russian treasure ship’ ICO fronted by a South Korean [...]
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