Archive for October 18th, 2018

Malaysian mule convicted of role in syndicate scamming Singaporeans

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

A Malaysian man was convicted in Singapore of being a member of an international syndicate that defrauded Singaporean victims of over S$750,000 (RM2.26 million) Channel [...]
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Anwar: Money politics allegation in PKR polls to be discussed tonight

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

The issue of alleged money politics being practised in PKR party elections will be discussed during a party meeting tonight, said Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim. The incoming party [...]
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Najib summoned again by MACC on new case related to 1MDB

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

Former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak has been summoned again by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) to give his statement this morning. MACC sources said [...]
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Report: Malaysia among 21 countries tarred by OECD for enabling tax dodgers

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

The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) has flagged Malaysia as among 21 nations offering easy citizenship or residency that allegedly fuelled the [...]
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Nine UN Security Council members ask to discuss Burma inquiry

Nine UN Security Council members ask to discuss Burma inquiry

18-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The chair of a United Nations inquiry that accused Myanmar’s military of genocide is likely to brief the Security Council this month after Britain, France, the United [...]
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US defense secretary sees the enduring costs of Vietnam War

18-Oct-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is getting a firsthand look at the enduring costs of fighting the Vietnam War. Mattis visited an air base north of HCM City that was heavily [...]
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Mattis tours contaminated Vietnam War-era Agent Orange site

Mattis tours contaminated Vietnam War-era Agent Orange site

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

US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis toured a former Agent Orange storage site in southern Vietnam on Wednesday, revisiting one of the war’s darkest chapters that lives on [...]
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Mattis to visit toxic Agent Orange site in Vietnam

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

US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis toured a former Agent Orange storage site in southern Vietnam on Wednesday, revisiting one of the war’s darkest chapters that lives on [...]
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Singaporean, Vietnamese businesses foster connectivity

18-Oct-2018 Intellasia | VOV | 6:00 AM

A conference on Singapore-Vietnam business connectivity was held in HCM City on October 15, drawing representatives of 12 Singaporean businesses including two groupsSembcorp [...]
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It’s a no-brainer as Ovaltine now comes with added DHA

18-Oct-2018 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

FrieslandCampina Vietnam’s has introduced the new Ovaltine DHA+, an instant cocoa and malt cereal beverage with added docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) essential for the [...]
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Truong Thanh Furniture wants $43m merger

18-Oct-2018 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

Truong Thanh Furniture Corporation will seek shareholders’ approval for a merger with another company which work in the same area in an effort to restructure the [...]
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BRT services operate inefficiently in Hanoi

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

The first bus-rapid-transit (BRT) project in the capital city of Hanoi, which received more than VND1 trillion in funding through official development assistance loans from [...]
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Long An province works to attract quality investments

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

Long An province, located in the southern key economic region, has reaped encouraging outcomes in investment attraction, and it will press on with concrete solutions to [...]
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Ba Ria-Vung Tau seeks investment from S Korea and Japan

18-Oct-2018 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

A delegation of Ba Ria-Vung Tau will travel to Japan and South Korea from October 17 to 26 to call for investment from these two countries into the southern province. Nguyen [...]
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DatVietVAC founder honoured with 2 Asian awards for excellence in leadership, business

18-Oct-2018 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

Dinh Ba Thanh, chair and CEO of DatVietVAC, the largest media, entertainment and technology group in Vietnam, has won this year’s ACES Eminent Leaders Award and Asia [...]
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