Archive for September 11th, 2018

Singapore Airlines to continue using grid girls at Grand Prix races after F1 stops practice

11-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Yahoo Lifestyle Singapore | 6:00 AM

Singapore Airlines (SIA) will continue to feature its iconic cabin crew as grid girls in this year’s edition of the Formula One Singapore Grand Prix, despite the global [...]
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Singapore: A Former British Colony That Still Outlaws Gay Sex As India Legalises It

11-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Popspoken | 6:00 AM

India is a former colony of the British that is the latest to legalise gay sex, but Prout understands that a review of Singapore’s penal code has failed to revise the [...]
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M&As seal the endgame for Singapore’s graduating startups

11-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Business Singapore | 6:00 AM

The market can expect a minimum of 250 M&As annually from 2020. Singapore businesses that have achieved enough scale to graduate from the startup scene have been steadily [...]
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Severe tropical storm to enter PAR

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

Typhoon Mangkhut continues to gather strength and is expected to hit Northern Luzon this weekend, the state weather bureau warned yesterday. Ariel Rojas, weather forecaster [...]
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Duterte’s plan for retrial of senator over failed coups ‘could split Philippine military’

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

President Rodrigo Duterte’s order to arrest Philippine opposition senator Antonio Trillanes and try him in a military court for crimes he has already been pardoned for [...]
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Trillanes belies connivance with the Reds over Duterte ouster plot

11-Sep-2018 Intellasia | UNTV | 6:00 AM

Senator Antonio Trillanes IV belied the statement of President Rodrigo Duterte accusing him of conniving with the oppositions, specifically with the Liberal Party (LP) and [...]
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Rights campaigner fights for Thailand’s stateless peoples

11-Sep-2018 Intellasia | UNHCR | 6:00 AM

Natee grew up with no nationality, like thousands of hill tribe children in northern Thailand. Statelessness can compound poor living conditions, preventing access to health [...]
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Keppel, Salim Group to jointly develop and operate data centre in Indonesia

11-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Business Times | 6:00 AM

MAINBOARD-LISTED Keppel Corporation said early Monday that it has entered into signed conditional agreements to jointly develop and operate a high-availability data centre in [...]
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Ex-deputy police chief in Indonesia was not sacked

11-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Straitstimes | 6:00 AM

The news analysis by Indonesia correspondent Wahyudi Soeriaatmadja (Indonesian V-P hedges his bets ahead of election; August 31) leads readers to come to some incorrect [...]
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Indonesia detains vessel for smuggling fuel from Singapore

11-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:00 AM

The Indonesian navy held a vessel illegally importing 5,000 tonnes of high-speed dieselused as automotive fuelfrom Singapore last week. The Mongolia-flagged vessel, captained [...]
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Singapore to return $15m in 1MDB-linked funds to Malaysia

11-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:00 AM

A Singapore court has ordered the return to Malaysia of about S$15.3 million (RM45.9 million), just a small portion of the total seized in the Republic as part of a probe [...]
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Former Malaysian PM Najib Razak wants S$39m seized in May returned

11-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Asia One | 6:00 AM

Former Malaysian premier Najib Razak wants the police to return the RM116.7 million (S$39 million) seized from premises linked to him in May, because no legal action has been [...]
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Malaysian diplomats preparing for Dr M’s visit to New York

11-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Malaymail | 6:00 AM

Malaysian diplomats in New York are preparing an elaborate programme for the forthcoming visit of prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamed, who will also address the 73rd [...]
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Time for MCA to decide future in Nov’s polls, says veteran leader

11-Sep-2018 Intellasia | New Straits Times | 6:00 AM

MCA will have to rethink its future during the party election in November following the 14th general Election defeat and failure to capture Balakong state seat, a veteran [...]
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Malaysia Airlines releases Malaysia Day video celebrating Malaysian hospitality

11-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:00 AM

To mark Malaysia Day on September 16, Malaysia Airlines Berhad (MAB) has released a special 4.17-minute video celebrating local hospitality. The video showcases a social [...]
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