Archive for March 6th, 2019

Global Advanced Metals and Talison reach settlement over Greenbushes mine

06-Mar-2019 Intellasia | | 9:37 AM

Wellesley, Massachusetts & Perth, Western Australia, 6 March 2019: Global Advanced Metals (GAM) is pleased to advise that GAM and Talison Lithium have reached an [...]
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Business Briefs 06 March 2019

06-Mar-2019 Intellasia | | 9:05 AM

* Hoang Huy Investment Financial Services Company (TCH) has issued VND 1.2 rillion worth of convertible corporate bonds to several South Korean investors, including Shinhan [...]
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Asian markets mostly down, Shanghai cheered by tax cuts plan

06-Mar-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Most Asian markets retreated Tuesday as investors awaited fresh developments in the China-US trade talks, though Shanghai ended sharply higher as China unveiled massive tax [...]
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Experian’s One-stop-shop Services Offer New Ways for HK Financial Enterprises to Handle Big Data Era Changes

06-Mar-2019 Intellasia | Business Insider | 6:00 AM

In the light of the emergence of financial technology and rapid development of the digital economy in the Asia-Pacific region in recent years, it has become crucial for [...]
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HK and Macau will develop and thrive with mainland, Chinese premier Li Keqiang says as he delivers annual work report

06-Mar-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong and Macau will develop and progress together with mainland China as they seize opportunities under the nation’s trade and integration plans, Chinese Premier [...]
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1,500 live turtles found in luggage on flight from HK

06-Mar-2019 Intellasia | Wthr | 6:00 AM

The Bureau of Customs at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport confiscated luggage after finding 1,529 live, exotic turtles Sunday. The agency found various species: star [...]
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Homeless man jailed for four years and seven months for breaking into unlocked flat and robbing man at knifepoint

06-Mar-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

An unemployed homeless man with 39 previous convictions was jailed again on Tuesday for breaking into an unlocked flat and robbing a 67-year-old man at knifepoint. The High [...]
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HK experiences warmest winter on record

06-Mar-2019 Intellasia | Xinhuanet | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong experienced the warmest winter on record from December 2018 to February 2019 with the winter mean temperature reaching 19.1 degree celsius, 2.1 degrees above the [...]
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Journalists and lawyers slam law proposal that will mean sensitive documents remain under wraps forever in HK

06-Mar-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Papers discussed by the Executive Council, the top body that advises Hong Kong’s leader, and material related to law enforcement action or security would always be [...]
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Jailed HK property mogul Thomas Kwok to be released on March 21

06-Mar-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Jailed Hong Kong property mogul Thomas Kwok Ping-kwong will regain his freedom in about two weeks after serving most of a five-year jail term for corruption, the Post has [...]
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Cathay in talks to buy shares in budget HK rival

06-Mar-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Cathay Pacific confirmed Tuesday it is in talks to buy a stake in Hong Kong’s sole low-cost airline, as it competes to counter the growth of budget carriers in the [...]
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Taiwan calls Pakistans bluff over US missiles sale to India

06-Mar-2019 Intellasia | Economic Times | 6:00 AM

Pakistan English daily The Express Tribune reported the wreckage could have been part of a missile sold by the US to Taiwan. Taiwan has called Pakistan’s bluff and [...]
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Taiwan’s Financial Watchdog to Establish STO-Related Fundraising Mechanism This Year

06-Mar-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Taiwan’s Financial Supervisory Commission (FSC) will establish a new fundraising mechanism based on security token offerings (STOs), according to an article published [...]
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Trump: didn’t discuss military drills in meetings with N Korea’s Kim

Trump: didn’t discuss military drills in meetings with N Korea’s Kim

06-Mar-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

President Donald Trump on Monday shot down the idea that he discussed curbing joint military drills with South Korea with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, a decision he said [...]
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Trump says ending SKorea war games not concession to Kim

Trump says ending SKorea war games not concession to Kim

06-Mar-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

US President Donald Trump on Monday denied that he ordered an end to major US-South Korean military exercises as a concession to North Korea’s totalitarian leader Kim [...]
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