Archive for September 7th, 2018

Taiwan offers visa-free treatment to Russians

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

Taiwan announced Thursday visa-free entry for Russian nationals as part of its efforts to promote closer exchanges. Russian nationals will now enjoy visa-free entry for [...]
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N Korea’s Kim aims for denuclearisation within Trump’s first term  Seoul

N Korea’s Kim aims for denuclearisation within Trump’s first term Seoul

07-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

North Korea’s Kim Jong Un has given his first time line for denuclearisation, aiming for the end of US President Donald Trump’s first term, Seoul officials said [...]
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N Korea’s Kim Jong Un says two Koreas should further efforts for denuclearisation: KCNA

N Korea’s Kim Jong Un says two Koreas should further efforts for denuclearisation: KCNA

07-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said the two Koreas should further their efforts to realise the denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula, as he met with South Korean special [...]
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N Korea’s Kim says wants to denuclearise in Trump’s first term  Seoul

N Korea’s Kim says wants to denuclearise in Trump’s first term Seoul

07-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

North Korea’s Kim Jong Un wants to realise denuclearisation during US President Donald Trump’s first termgiving a timeline for the first timeand has agreed to a [...]
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Two Koreas to hold summit as Kim renews denuclearisation pledge

Two Koreas to hold summit as Kim renews denuclearisation pledge

07-Sep-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The leaders of the two Koreas will hold a summit in Pyongyang in September, Seoul said Thursday, as Kim Jong Un renewed his commitment to the denuclearisation of the [...]
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Koreas’ Kim and Moon to meet again as Trump nuclear agenda sidelined

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

South Korea’s president, Moon Jae-in, will travel to North Korea for a third meeting with the country’s leader, Kim Jong-un, as denuclearisation talks with the US [...]
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Kim Jong Un demands ‘goodwill measures’ as Koreas set summit

07-Sep-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un expressed faith in an increasingly embattled President Donald Trump’s efforts to settle a nuclear impasse even as he signaled [...]
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Tencent launches new checks to weed out underage gaming amid China crackdown

07-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China’s biggest gaming and social media firm Tencent Holdings unveiled new checks aimed at restricting access to its popular games for underaged players, amid a [...]
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China’s economic shift from speed of growth to quality of growth is ‘unstoppable’, says Tencent’s Ma

China’s economic shift from speed of growth to quality of growth is ‘unstoppable’, says Tencent’s Ma

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

China’s move to prioritise quality of growth over speed in its economic development will be “unstoppable” even amid an escalating trade war between China [...]
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Nauru demands China apologise for ‘disrespect’ at Pacific forum

Nauru demands China apologise for ‘disrespect’ at Pacific forum

07-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The tiny Micronesian state of Nauru is demanding a formal apology after a dispute with China’s representative at this week’s Pacific Islands Forum brought to the [...]
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The Latest: China ready to retaliate if US imposes tariffs

The Latest: China ready to retaliate if US imposes tariffs

07-Sep-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The Latest on the US-China trade war (all times local): 4:30 a.m. China’s government says it is ready to retaliate if the US ahead with a tariff hike on Chinese goods [...]
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China furious at Britain for South China Sea sail-by

07-Sep-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

China lashed out at Britain on Thursday for sending a warship close to disputed islands in the South China Sea, where Beijing has built military installations despite [...]
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Chinese officials seize hundreds of kilos of expired meat and unlabelled fish in latest food safety crackdown

Chinese officials seize hundreds of kilos of expired meat and unlabelled fish in latest food safety crackdown

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

Officials in southwest China have seized hundreds of kilograms of expired meat and unlabelled fish as part of a food safety crackdown, local media reported. One business at a [...]
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Chinese women redefine sexy and create a booming market at home for feel-good bras

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

Chinese women are increasingly saying goodbye to push-up bras and reshaping one of the world’s most important lingerie markets. Feeling good is in. And feeling sexy is [...]
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Chinese driver gets five days behind bars for demolishing traffic light

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

A motorist in central China has been detained for demolishing a temporary traffic light in an apparent fit of pique, according to local media. The 36-year-old, surnamed Xin, [...]
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