Archive for April 15th, 2019

North Korea’s Kim Jong Un gives U.S. to year-end to become more flexible

North Korea’s Kim Jong Un gives U.S. to year-end to become more flexible

15-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 7:09 AM

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said the breakdown in talks with the United States has raised the risks of reviving tensions, and he is only interested in meeting President [...]
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Venezuela, China loom large as Pompeo begins LatAm tour

Venezuela, China loom large as Pompeo begins LatAm tour

15-Apr-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 7:06 AM

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo began a four-nation tour of Latin American allies Friday, arriving in Paraguay after talks in Santiago with Chile’s President [...]
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Taiwan: Tension with China Strengthens Ties with the US

Taiwan: Tension with China Strengthens Ties with the US

15-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Unpo | 6:00 AM

A US delegation led by House Speaker Paul Ryan arrived in Taiwan on Wednesday, 10 April 2019, to mark the 40th anniversary of the US Taiwan Relations Act. While the relations [...]
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Taiwan celebrates 40th Anniversary of Relations Act

15-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Breakingbeli Zenews | 6:00 AM

On April 9, 2019, President of Taiwan, Tsai Ing Wen attended a video conference with Tink Tanks of the United States of America in commemoration of the 40th anniversary of [...]
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Why babies born on New Year’s Eve become two the next day in Korea

15-Apr-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Just two hours after Lee Dong Kil’s daughter was born on New Year’s Eve, the clock struck midnight, 2019 was ushered in, and the child became two years old. But [...]
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N Korea’s Kim Jong Un gives US to end of the year to become more flexible

15-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said the breakdown in talks with the United States has raised the risks of reviving tensions, and he is only interested in meeting President [...]
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Kim Jong Un says he’s open to another summit with Trump

15-Apr-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Washington and proceed with inter-Korean economic projects that are currently held back by US-led sanctions against the North. “The South should not act as an [...]
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N Korea’s Kim Jong Un says US must change stance, gives deadline

15-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said the breakdown in talks with the United States has raised the risks of returning to past tensions, but he is only interested in meeting [...]
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N Korean leader open to third Trump summit: KCNA

N Korean leader open to third Trump summit: KCNA

15-Apr-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is willing meet with US President Donald Trump a third time if Washington comes to the table with the “right attitude”, state [...]
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How a Long Abortion Rights Crusade Got Korea’s 65-Year Ban Overturned

How a Long Abortion Rights Crusade Got Korea’s 65-Year Ban Overturned

15-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Slate | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s Constitutional Court overturned a 65-year-old ban on abortion in a 72 vote on Thursday. “Criminalising a woman who undergoes abortion of her own [...]
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Sources: Jho Low believed to be roaming freely in China

15-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:00 AM

Fugitive businessperson Low Taek Jho or Jho Low is believed to be residing in China as he had allegedly moved unfettered within the country recently, a report citing sources [...]
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China trying to create its own globally decisive naval force through BRI: Pentagon

15-Apr-2019 Intellasia | The Ecomic Times | 6:00 AM

Touted as President Xi Jinping’s pet project, China is vigorously pursuing the Belt and Road initiative, offering billions of dollars of loans for infrastructure [...]
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Chinese scientists put human brain genes in a monkey

15-Apr-2019 Intellasia | BGR News | 6:00 AM

Everything we know about evolution tells us that humans have primate ancestors, and that the development of our complex brains is what allowed ancient humans to forge the [...]
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Artist Ai Weiwei takes aim at state violence in Mexico with Legos

15-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Chinese artist Ai Weiwei unveiled a new installation in Mexico that tells the story of 43 students likely massacred five years ago in a case that exposed government [...]
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Soldier-turned-entrepreneur Zhang Wei arrested by Shenzhen police, who call his China Create Capital a ‘mafia-like gang’

15-Apr-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:00 AM

Zhang Wei, a soldier-turned-entrepreneur and cornerstone investor of Gansu Bank, has been arrested by Shenzhen police, becoming the latest Chinese businessperson to fall foul [...]
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