Archive for January 7th, 2019

Larry Kudlow didn’t go far enough in expressing concern about China’s theft of Apple’s tech

07-Jan-2019 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

Larry Kudlow, President Trump’s economic adviser, suggested on Friday that China was stealing intellectual property and trade secrets from Apple, which may be [...]
» More

China’s population could start shrinking in 8 years

07-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Qz | 6:00 AM

It’s been over three years since China officially ended its decades-long one-child policy. But more and more experts are sounding the alarm that the move was too [...]
» More

China closer to equipping warships with electromagnetic railguns, state media reports

China closer to equipping warships with electromagnetic railguns, state media reports

07-Jan-2019 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

China is getting closer to equipping its warships with electromagnetic railguns, state media reportswhich, if true, means its fleet could soon boast some of the most advanced [...]
» More

Trump downplays Apple woes, says China economy helps US in trade talks

07-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

President Donald Trump on Friday downplayed a revenue warning by Apple Inc and said slowing economic growth in China puts the United States in a strong position as [...]
» More

US and China to hold governmental trade talks in Beijing on January 7-8

US and China to hold governmental trade talks in Beijing on January 7-8

07-Jan-2019 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

China and the United States will hold vice ministerial level trade talks in Beijing on January 7-8, as the two sides look to end a dispute that is inflicting increasing pain [...]
» More

Trump says confident in US trade deal with China

Trump says confident in US trade deal with China

07-Jan-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

President Donald Trump said Friday he is confident Washington and Beijing will reach a deal to bring to a close the months-long trade dispute that has roiled global financial [...]
» More

Chinese phone maker Huawei punishes employees for iPhone tweet blunder

07-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China’s Huawei Technologies [HWT.UL] has punished two employees for New Year greetings sent on the smartphone maker’s official Twitter account using an iPhone, an [...]
» More

Apple must respect court ban on iPhone sales, Chinese anti-counterfeit alliance says

07-Jan-2019 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

A national Chinese anti-counterfeit alliance called on Apple on Thursday to comply with a court order banning sales of some iPhones in the country. The order was made in [...]
» More

Japan’s East China Sea Nightmare: Too Many Chinese Fighter Jets and Warships to Counter

07-Jan-2019 Intellasia | The Nation | 6:00 AM

The sheer number of Chinese warships and warplanes patrolling a disputed East China Sea island chain threatens to overwhelm Japan’s own ships and planes. The imbalance [...]
» More

Japan’s top FX official warns against excessive yen volatility

07-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

A top Japanese finance ministry official on Friday said the government would respond to wild swings in currency markets if needed, in comments analysts say were aimed at [...]
» More

Singapore and Britain launch new partnership to forge broader, deeper ties

07-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:00 AM

As Singapore marks the Bicentennial of Sir Stamford Raffles’ arrival and Britain begins a new era, both countries have started a partnership to broaden and deepen their [...]
» More

Owners of Singapore diesel-powered vehicles unbothered by three-quarter tank rule

07-Jan-2019 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Owners of Singapore-registered diesel-powered vehicles do not have major concerns about the need to have at least three-quarters of a tank of fuel when leaving Singapore via [...]
» More

98pct of Singapore students pass IB exams, outperforming global peers

07-Jan-2019 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Singapore students once again performed well above the global average in the International Baccalaureate (IB) diploma examinations, with a pass rate of 97.99 per cent for the [...]
» More

Singapore’s newest landmark will have an indoor waterfall, forest

07-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Abs-cbn | 6:00 AM

Singapore is all set the unveil another landmark, created by the same architect that had forever altered the city-state’s skyline. Architect Moshe Safdie, who designed [...]
» More

Woman arrested over credit and debit card fraud of more than $41,000

07-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Yahoo News Singapore | 6:00 AM

A 28-year-old woman was arrested for allegedly using stolen credit and debit card details to make unauthorised transactions amounting to more than $41,000, said the police on [...]
» More