Archive for November 1st, 2018

Thailand’s Elections: Will the Military Stay in Charge?

01-Nov-2018 Intellasia | CFR | 6:26 AM

On a visit to Japan earlier in October, Thai prime minister and junta leader Prayuth Chan-ocha reportedly confirmed that Thailand would indeed hold elections early next year, [...]
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Indonesian rescue workers believe fuselage of crashed plane found

Indonesian rescue workers believe fuselage of crashed plane found

01-Nov-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:26 AM

Indonesian search and rescue workers believe they have found the fuselage of a Lion Air passenger jet that crashed with 189 people on board, and are also trying to confirm [...]
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Indonesia warns Australia over possible embassy move in Israel

01-Nov-2018 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:26 AM

Australia should stick to policy of more than 40 years that its embassy be in Tel Aviv, not Jerusalem, says former PM. Australia is to expect a “very negative [...]
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Body of crashed Lion Air plane believed to have been found: Indonesian official

01-Nov-2018 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:26 AM

* Indonesia’s military chief believes that the body of the crashed Lion Air plane has been found, Reuters reported Wednesday. * The aircraft carrying 189 people, [...]
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Indonesian jet flew with unreliable speed readings the day before it crashed

01-Nov-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:26 AM

The Lion Air Boeing 737 MAX jet that crashed in Indonesia on Monday flew erratically the previous evening and its airspeed readings were unreliable, according to an accident [...]
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Possible seabed position of crashed Lion Air jet located

01-Nov-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:26 AM

A massive search effort has identified the possible seabed location of the crashed Lion Air jet, Indonesia’s military chief said Wednesday, as experts carried out the [...]
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Indonesia Lion Air plane had reported airspeed problem day before crash, as accounts emerge of terrifying previous flight

Indonesia Lion Air plane had reported airspeed problem day before crash, as accounts emerge of terrifying previous flight

01-Nov-2018 Intellasia | Fox News | 6:26 AM

The brand new Lion Air jet that crashed into the sea shortly after taking off from Indonesia’s capital city on Monday experienced unreliable airspeed readings on its [...]
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Indonesia military chief believes fuselage of crashed plane located

01-Nov-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:26 AM

Indonesia’s military chief believes a search and rescue team has found part of the body of a Lion Air plane that crashed into the sea with 189 people on board, he told [...]
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Indonesia military chief ‘strongly believes’ crashed jet found

Indonesia military chief ‘strongly believes’ crashed jet found

01-Nov-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:26 AM

The smashed fuselage of a crashed Indonesian jetliner may have been found, the country’s military chief said Wednesday, two days after the deadly accident feared to [...]
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Indonesia search team finds 22-metre object in hunt for plane

Indonesia search team finds 22-metre object in hunt for plane

01-Nov-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:26 AM

Indonesian search and rescue workers have detected a 22-metre long object underwater in area where a Lion Air passenger jet with 189 people on board crashed, a navy official [...]
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Indonesian divers, ‘pinger locators’, hunt for doomed plane’s cockpit recorders

01-Nov-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:26 AM

Indonesia deployed divers on Tuesday to search for an airliner that crashed with 189 people on board, as “pinger locators” tried to zero in on its cockpit [...]
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Malaysia to make child car seats compulsory by 2020: Transport minister

01-Nov-2018 Intellasia | CNA | 6:26 AM

Child car seats will be made compulsory for all private cars by 2020, Malaysian Transport minister Anthony Loke said on Tuesday (October 30). He added that the ministry will [...]
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‘I am going back home’: families share last stories of those aboard Indonesia’s crashed Lion Air flight

01-Nov-2018 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:26 AM

When Chairul Aswan, 38, visited his older brother Dedi Onil last Saturday, he was bursting with news about a plan to compete in a bird-singing competition in Jakarta. [...]
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MAB wins bid to strike out suit by missing MH370 flight passengers’ next of kin

01-Nov-2018 Intellasia | New Straits Times | 6:26 AM

The High Court today has struck out a lawsuit filed against Malaysia Airlines Bhd (MAB) by 76 next-of-kin of passengers on board MH370 flight over the disappearance of the [...]
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Dr M: Putrajaya’s business to ensure businesses succeed

01-Nov-2018 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:26 AM

The government is committed to spurring business interests in the country as it gains from their profits, said prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad. In his keynote speech [...]
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