Archive for September 25th, 2018

Metropole Hanoi’s angelina Cocktail Bar, Whisky Lounge and Restaurant Reopens Following Complete Redesign

Metropole Hanoi’s angelina Cocktail Bar, Whisky Lounge and Restaurant Reopens Following Complete Redesign

25-Sep-2018 Intellasia | | 12:05 PM

Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi’s new angelina restaurant is turning the tide on Hanoi’s entertainment and culinary scene, having opened its doors on September 15, [...]
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Woodlawn Project Update – Underground Mining Commences

25-Sep-2018 Intellasia | | 11:51 AM

Highlights · Pybar commences underground mining · First tailings reclaim mining infrastructure installed · Plant construction rate escalates · Stage 1 grid power [...]
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Business Briefs 25 Sep 2018

25-Sep-2018 Intellasia | | 9:24 AM

* Vietcombank (VCB) will auction 45.6 million shares, equivalent to 3.69% of outstanding shares, of Eximbank (EIB) at the Hanoi Stock Exchange on October 22. The starting [...]
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Single woman’s guide to a mortgage-worthy credit profile

25-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Press Release | 7:32 AM

Financial inequality can affect a woman’s credit – here’s how to build it up Research shows women often face challenges getting approved for home loans, and financial [...]
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Pompeo on China trade war: ‘We are going to win’

Pompeo on China trade war: ‘We are going to win’

25-Sep-2018 Intellasia | CNN | 6:28 AM

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo vowed that the United States would emerge victorious in an intensifying trade war with China, a day before Washington imposes US$200 billion [...]
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Trump’s trade war with China is about to get a whole lot bigger

Trump’s trade war with China is about to get a whole lot bigger

25-Sep-2018 Intellasia | CNN | 6:26 AM

The trade fight between the United States and China intensified Monday as the two economic superpowers hit each other with their biggest round of tariffs yet. The Trump [...]
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Asian markets fall on new trade worries in thinned business

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

Hong Kong led a sell-off in Asian markets during holiday-thinned business Monday as trade tensions burst back on the scene with China and the US swapping fresh tariffs and [...]
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Asian shares fall on reports China-US trade talks put off

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

Shares have fallen in Asia after China reportedly rebuffed a plan for talks with the US on resolving their dispute over trade and technology. The slow start to the week [...]
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HK bans pro-independence party over ‘national security’ fears

HK bans pro-independence party over ‘national security’ fears

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

Hong Kong banned a political party which promotes independence on Monday, saying it was a threat to national security as Beijing ups pressure on any challenges to its [...]
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HK pro-independence party formally outlawed in first such move since handover

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

Hong Kong authorities formally banned on Monday a group promoting independence from Chinathe first outlawing of a political organisation since Britain handed its former [...]
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More ticket counters at HK terminus of high-speed rail link after chaotic first day marked by queues and ticketing confusion

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

Two ticket counters were added at the terminus of Hong Kong’s high-speed rail link after its opening day was dogged by large queues of people struggling to collect [...]
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Where are all the women? 4 in 5 senior academics at HK’s publicly funded universities are men

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

Four in five senior academics at Hong Kong’s eight publicly funded universities are men, the Post has found, fuelling concerns over gender equality in local higher [...]
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Pro-HK independence party officially banned in unprecedented move

25-Sep-2018 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

The Hong Kong government has officially banned a pro-independence party on the grounds of national security, an unprecedented move that has sparked new concerns about [...]
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For HK’s elderly minibus and taxi drivers, health issues, low pay make for a tough road

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

Hong Kong native Chan Fung-yuen served as a minibus driver for 40 years until last year, when he was forced to quit because of his health. At 70, Chan is one of the [...]
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Gold price opens lower in HK

25-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Xinhuanet | 6:00 AM

The gold price in Hong Kong went down 119 Hong Kong dollars to open at 11,140 dollars(about 1,428.21 US dollars) per tael on Monday, according to the Chinese Gold and Silver [...]
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