Archive for September 18th, 2018

Anwar’s political journey bigger than his family, says Mujahid

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

PKR president-elect Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim’s tumultuous journey over the past two decades dwarfs nepotism claims surrounding his family’s participation in [...]
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Malaysia to gain from cancellation of controversial China projects

18-Sep-2018 Intellasia | The Star | 6:00 AM

It could be a case of short-term pain for long-term gain if Malaysia decides not to be fully part of China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) by cancelling some of the [...]
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In new website, fugitive Jho Low proclaims innocence in 1MDB scandal

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

Charged with money laundering in absentia, fugitive businessperson Low Taek Jho has finally penned a personal letter in a new website denying all allegations that he [...]
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Support Anwar for second phase of ‘new Malaysia’, Kit Siang tells PD voters

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

DAP adviser Lim Kit Siang today urged Port Dickson voters to replicate the historic transition of power on May 9 by going out in full force to elect Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim [...]
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Anwar: Protect refugees, but no chance for equal rights as citizens

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

Incoming PKR president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim today said that refugees in Malaysia can be protected, sheltered and cared for on humanitarian grounds, but cannot be accorded [...]
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Anwar says he trusts Dr M will handover PM post

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

PKR president-elect Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim said he has no doubt that Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad will handover the prime minister post to him as per Pakatan Harapan’s [...]
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Malaysian woman fined for illegal entry into Thailand

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

A woman was fined RM625 (5,000 Baht) by the Narathiwat Region Court last week for entering Thailand illegally. Sungai Golok police chief, Pol Colonel Prayut Phongsanti said [...]
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Khairy: Anwar is no king, shouldn’t win Port Dickson uncontested

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

Umno’s Khairy Jamaluddin said today that his party must run in the upcoming Port Dickson by-election instead of letting Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim win the seat [...]
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Burma jailbreakers could be heading to Thailand

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

More than 30 inmates on the run after a Myanmar jailbreak may try to cross into Thailand, an official said Monday, a day after they hijacked a garbage truck and ploughed [...]
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Vietnam e-commerce sales reaches $6.2 billion in 2018

18-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Hanoi Times | 6:00 AM

E-commerce sales are forecast to reach $10 billion by 2020, accounting for 5 percent of total retail and services revenue, while 30 percent of the population will shop [...]
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Vietnam’s F&B marketfertile ground for global franchisors

18-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Vietnamnet | 6:00 AM

With rapidly growing consumer demands for food and beverage (F&B) products, Vietnama market of more than 95 million people with rising incomeis offering ample space for [...]
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Wood industry: Sustainable development

18-Sep-2018 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:00 AM

Despite the constantly strong growth posted by the wood industry over the past few years, wood enterprises are aiming for a higher target: sustainable development, [...]
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Foreign investors eye industrial and logistics property

18-Sep-2018 Intellasia | VN Economic Times | 6:00 AM

Vietnam’s industrial and logistics property sector has seen a wave of foreign investors in recent years hoping to seize the opportunities from the country becoming a [...]
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Conference talks e-commerce management

18-Sep-2018 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

E-commerce is growing rapidly and thus posing challenges to State management agencies, as heard at a conference held in HCM City on September 14 reviewing the five-year [...]
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Fishery sector must change to sustain itself on world market

18-Sep-2018 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

The Vietnamese fishery sector needs a sustainable development strategy to stand firm in the world market for the long-run, experts have said. As of the beginning of [...]
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