Archive for February 26th, 2019

Ausdrill’s AMS awarded contract extension with Ghana Manganese Company

Ausdrill’s AMS awarded contract extension with Ghana Manganese Company

26-Feb-2019 Intellasia | | 2:17 PM

  Diversified mining services company Ausdrill Limited (ASX:ASL) (“Ausdrill”) is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary, African Mining Services [...]
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Swick delivers earnings growth in 1H FY19

26-Feb-2019 Intellasia | | 2:08 PM

1H FY19 summary: * Revenue and other income of $75.3m, up 5.9% on 1H FY18 * Drilling Business EBITDA of $16.2 million, up 101% on 1H FY18 * Group EBITDA of $14.5m, up 103% on [...]
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The Latest: North Korea’s Kim gets in limo after train trip

The Latest: North Korea’s Kim gets in limo after train trip

26-Feb-2019 Intellasia | | 12:10 PM

The Latest on the summit in Vietnam between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump (all times local): 10:50 a.m. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s [...]
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Kim arrives for nuclear summit with Trump after marathon train trip

Kim arrives for nuclear summit with Trump after marathon train trip

26-Feb-2019 Intellasia | | 12:04 PM

Kim Jong Un arrived in Hanoi Tuesday to ultra-tight security and enthusiastic crowds ahead of a second summit with Donald Trump, as the world looks for tangible progress over [...]
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Business Briefs 26 February 2019

26-Feb-2019 Intellasia | | 9:46 AM

* Netland Real Estate Company (NRC) made VND72.1 billion in consolidated net profit last year, up 2.2- fold versus the previous year, while its revenue jumped 1.9 – [...]
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Trump and Kim face unanswered questions in Vietnam

Trump and Kim face unanswered questions in Vietnam

26-Feb-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 7:17 AM

US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un meet in Hanoi this week, faced with putting meat on the bones of the vaguely worded declaration that emerged [...]
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Okinawa ‘no’ vote won’t delay US base move: Japan PM

Okinawa ‘no’ vote won’t delay US base move: Japan PM

26-Feb-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 7:16 AM

Japan’s prime minister Shinzo Abe said Monday that the controversial relocation of a US military base in Okinawa will not be delayed despite a referendum that saw [...]
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Asian stocks mostly higher after Trump tariff extension

26-Feb-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

China’s main stock index jumped to an eight-month high Monday and other global markets advanced after President Donald Trump agreed to postpone a tariff hike on Chinese [...]
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Shanghai leads Asia markets rally as Trump delays China tariffs

26-Feb-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Shanghai surged more than five percent Monday, leading a rally across Asian markets after Donald Trump said he would delay a hike in tariffs on Chinese goods, citing [...]
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Customs arrangement with HK to benefit NZ trade

26-Feb-2019 Intellasia | SCoop | 6:00 AM

The formal implementation of a Mutual Recognition Arrangement (MRA) between New Zealand and Hong Kong will bring significant benefits to New Zealand exporters, Bill Perry, [...]
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HK operators apply for 26-GHz, 28-GHz spectrum

26-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Telecom Asia | 6:00 AM

China Mobile Hong Kong, HKT and SmarTone have all applied to be assigned 5G spectrum in the 26-GHz and 28-GHz bands. The three operators have submitted applications for [...]
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Taiwan secure despite being caught between US, China: pundit

26-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Focus Taiwan | 6:00 AM

Taiwan may be facing unprecedented difficulties being caught between the United States and China, but it enjoys an unprecedented level of security at the moment, a Taiwanese [...]
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Taiwan’s NIA defends amnesty policy for people who overstay visas

26-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Taiwan News | 6:00 AM

The National Immigration Agency (NIA) on Sunday defended its policy to encourage foreign nationals who have overstayed their visas to turn themselves in after it was harshly [...]
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Taiwan intent on improving anti-money laundering score

26-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Focus Taiwan | 6:00 AM

Taiwan is hoping to earn an improved score when an evaluation team from the Asia/Pacific Group on Money Laundering (APG) returns for a four-day follow-up onsite review in [...]
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Kim Jong Un impersonator deported from Vietnam ahead of summit

26-Feb-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A Kim Jong Un impersonator was hauled from his hotel Monday ahead of his planned deportation from Vietnam before the real North Korean leader meets US President Donald Trump [...]
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