Archive for July 22nd, 2019

Korea rejects Japan call for arbitration over wartime labour dispute

22-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

South Korea on Friday rejected Japan’s call for third-party arbitration over a court ruling last year ordering Japanese companies to pay compensation for using South [...]
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Pompeo rejects N Korean charges on military drills

Pompeo rejects N Korean charges on military drills

22-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has rejected charges from North Korea’s Foreign Ministry that US plans for military exercises with South Korea are in breach of [...]
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Trump offers to help ease tension in Japan-Korea dispute

22-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

US President Donald Trump on Friday offered to help ease tensions in the political and economic dispute between Japan and South Korea, which threatens global supplies of [...]
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At least 10 killed in explosion at gas factory in central China

22-Jul-2019 Intellasia | CBS News | 6:02 AM

At least 10 people were killed in a gas plant explosion in central China, authorities said Saturday. Another 19 people were seriously injured and five others are missing, the [...]
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Huawei apparently still has no viable Android alternative

22-Jul-2019 Intellasia | BGR News | 6:02 AM

For months now, Huawei has been giving off some pretty, shall we say, mixed signals about what it might do should its standoff with the US become permanent and the company [...]
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Confusion builds over US ban on Chinese surveillance technology

22-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Contractors who buy and install Hikvision and Dahua surveillance systems told US officials on Friday that an ambiguous law that bans purchases from the two Chinese companies [...]
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Trump: US had ‘very good talk’ with China; in-person talks may follow

Trump: US had ‘very good talk’ with China; in-person talks may follow

22-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

US President Donald Trump said on Friday that US Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin had a very good talk with his Chinese counterpart, amid signals from China that officials [...]
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Death toll rises to 10 after China gas plant blast

22-Jul-2019 Intellasia | CBS News | 6:02 AM

At least 10 people were killed in a gas plant explosion in central China, authorities said Saturday. Another 19 people were seriously injured and five others are missing, the [...]
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China’s economic slowdown is real, but it’s not just about tariffs

22-Jul-2019 Intellasia | CNN | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong (CNN Business)China’s economic growth has slumped to its lowest level in nearly three decades, but the trade war with the United States isn’t solely to [...]
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Two killed, 12 missing after huge blast rocks China gas plant: state media

22-Jul-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

A huge explosion rocked a gas plant in central China on Friday, killing at least two people and injuring another 18, state media said. Another twelve people were missing [...]
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Chinese bus driver turns viral for resembling Leslie Cheung

22-Jul-2019 Intellasia | From Cinema Online Exclusively for Yahoo Newsroom | 6:02 AM

A bus driver in mainland China recently gained the public’s attention for resembling the late Hong Kong superstar Leslie Cheung. As reported on HK01, several Chinese [...]
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White House to host meeting with tech executives on Huawei ban: sources

22-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow will host a meeting with semiconductor and software executives on Monday to discuss the US ban on sales to China’s Huawei [...]
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US should reject ‘prejudice’ on China religious rights: state media

22-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

The United States should reject “prejudice” and respect facts instead of vilifying China’s record on religious rights, the Communist Party newspaper [...]
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Chinese embassy slams US think tank’s report on ‘influence operations’ by China in Singapore

22-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Yahoo News Singapore | 6:02 AM

China’s embassy in Singapore has slammed a recent report published by a United States think tank that highlights China’s “influence operations” in [...]
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N Korea slams Japan over its trade spat with Seoul

N Korea slams Japan over its trade spat with Seoul

22-Jul-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

North Korea’s state media has slammed Japan for its recent trade restrictions against Seoul over wartime slavery disputes, accusing Tokyo of “destroying the trend [...]
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