Archive for October 22nd, 2018

Business Briefs 22 Oct 2018

22-Oct-2018 Intellasia | | 9:30 AM

* Tan Binh Import- Export Corporation (TIX) will close its shareholder list on November 2 to pay a 2018 second round cash dividend of 10%, with payment scheduled for December [...]
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STRONG ODYSSEUS DFS RESULTS IN DECISION TO MINE

22-Oct-2018 Intellasia | | 9:19 AM

Western Areas Ltd (ASX: WSA, “Western Areas” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the results of the Cosmos Odysseus Definitive Feasibility Study (“DFS”), [...]
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Huarong-linked companies fall after ties revealed by HK analyst

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

More than 15 Hong Kong-listed stocks fell on Friday after investor David Webb described a complex network of shareholding and lending links surrounding China Huarong Asset [...]
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Taiwan gears up for November local government elections

22-Oct-2018 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Taiwan’s local government elections to be held around the country on November 24 will see eligible voters elect mayors or county magistrates to lead all 22 of [...]
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Taiwan using remote systems to replace troops on islets

22-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Atimes | 6:00 AM

Automated cannons and CCTV cameras to replace troops for patrols and defending islets in the Taiwan Strait and South China Sea Taiwan’s Defense Ministry says a major [...]
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Epic scenes: the biggest arts venue on Earth lands in Taiwan

22-Oct-2018 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:00 AM

Boasting the largest organ in Asia and four theatres, this enormous performing arts venue invites people to exercise, nap and even break into song Looking like the colossal [...]
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US reportedly considers new warship passage through Taiwan Strait

22-Oct-2018 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

The United States is considering a new operation to send warships through the Taiwan Strait, US officials tell Reuters, a mission aimed at ensuring free passage through the [...]
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Taiwan’s ‘yellow card’ could be lifted soon: EU rep

22-Oct-2018 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

The top European Union (EU) representative to Taiwan is “cautiously optimistic” that the EU could soon lift the “yellow card” it issued against Taiwan [...]
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Taiwan says will continue to push for papal visit

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

Taiwan said on Friday (October 19) it would continue to push for a papal visit to the island after the Vatican turned down its most recent invitation. Vice president Chen [...]
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Taiwan detects no spyware on Chinese electronics or servers

22-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Atimes | 6:00 AM

Although they found no microchips or obvious security breaches, concerns over the spying risk still linger Taiwan’s communications and anti-espionage organs said they [...]
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Date for Putin’s meeting with N Korea’s Kim being discussed: RIA

Date for Putin’s meeting with N Korea’s Kim being discussed: RIA

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

A date for Russian President Vladimir Putin’s meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is being discussed, Russian state news agency RIA cited deputy Foreign [...]
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Mattis: US, Japan, Korea must work together against China on South China Sea

Mattis: US, Japan, Korea must work together against China on South China Sea

22-Oct-2018 Intellasia | The Hill | 6:00 AM

Secretary of Defense James Mattis called for further cooperation among the US, Japan and South Korea in combating growing Chinese militarisation of islands in the South China [...]
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Korea, Britain in talks about future trade talks

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

South Korea’s foreign minister says Seoul has begun “contingency planning” to ensure that her country and Britain maintain close trade relations after [...]
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Next summit for Trump, N Korea’s Kim likely after first of yearsenior US official

Next summit for Trump, N Korea’s Kim likely after first of yearsenior US official

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

The next summit meeting between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is likely to happen early next year, a senior administration official said on [...]
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EU-Republic of Korea Summit: building on a well-established partnership

22-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Europa | 6:00 AM

The 9th EU-Republic of Korea Summit took place on 19 October in Brussels. It marked the 55th anniversary of diplomatic relations between the EU and the Republic of Korea and [...]
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