Archive for July 25th, 2019

Kaigai Experiences (Fall 2019)

25-Jul-2019 Intellasia | | 4:16 PM

Kaigai Fine Wine Asia is thrilled to announce its upcoming auction, taking place on October 6th at the ANA InterContinental Tokyo. This 25th Kaigai Fine Wine and Whisky [...] » More

Landslides in southwest China kill 16; 30 missing

Landslides in southwest China kill 16; 30 missing

25-Jul-2019 Intellasia | | 3:49 PM

At least 16 people died in two landslides in southwestern China and rescuers were looking for 30 missing, Chinese state media reported. A landslide on Tuesday night buried 21 [...] » More

Immigration now stands as top overall problem in U.S.

25-Jul-2019 Intellasia | | 10:02 AM

"Americans' concern about immigration has reached a high point in Gallup's measurement of the issue, at least based on the percentage of U.S. adults who perceive the issue to [...] » More

CDC says death rate for young adults is rising

25-Jul-2019 Intellasia | | 10:01 AM

"Death rates are on the rise for young and middle-aged U.S. adults, with white and black people experiencing higher mortality than Hispanic [...] » More

Business Briefs 25 July 2019

25-Jul-2019 Intellasia | | 9:31 AM

* Bank for Investment and Development of Vietnam (BID) on July 22 offered 603.3 million BID shares, or 15% of its charter capital, in a private placement to its foreign [...] » More

N Korea’s Kim Jong Un Orders Increase of Naval Weapons While Inspecting a New Submarine

N Korea’s Kim Jong Un Orders Increase of Naval Weapons While Inspecting a New Submarine

25-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Time | 8:07 AM

North Korea leader Kim Jong Un has inspected a newly built submarine and ordered officials to further bolster the country’s military capability, state media reported [...] » More

Asia markets mostly up as dealers await Fed, sterling flat

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

Most Asian markets enjoyed another day of gains Wednesday, with support coming from more healthy earnings results and renewed hopes for a resolution of the China-US trade [...] » More

Taiwan calls for Democracy in HK as anti China forces on both islands face down Beijing

25-Jul-2019 Intellasia | NewsWeek | 6:02 AM

Taiwan’s foreign minister has come out in support of pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong as unrest in the territory continues following weekend protests marred by [...] » More

HK artistes’ concern over recent violence at Yuen Long MRT station

25-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

The unrest in the city state of Hong Kong, which began after the now-suspended extradition bill, have gotten artistes concerned. Sin Chew Daily reported that artistes with [...] » More

Extradition bill protesters cause rush hour chaos in HK as they block main MTR rail line in city

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

Rush hour train services were disrupted and delayed in Hong Kong on Wednesday morning after anti-government protesters launched another campaign against rail operator MTR [...] » More

Democrat Eddie Chu calls for investigation into pro-Beijing lawmaker Junius Ho’s alleged role in Yuen Long mob attacks

25-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Hongkongfp | 6:02 AM

Pro-democracy lawmaker Eddie Chu has said that pro-Beijing lawmaker Junius Ho’s alleged role in the violent mob attacks in Yuen Long on Sunday should be investigated. [...] » More

Five things to know about HK’s masked mob

25-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:02 AM

Shadowy group wielding rudimentary weapons injures dozens in Hong Kong as protests continue to rock the city. A mob of thugs dressed in white shirts wielding sticks and metal [...] » More

HK arrests men with gang links over mob attack

HK arrests men with gang links over mob attack

25-Jul-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong police say they’ve arrested six men, some with links to triad gangs, following a violent attack on pro-democracy protesters at a subway station over the [...] » More

Day after brutal attack on HK extradition bill protesters, Yuen Long is a ghost town

Day after brutal attack on HK extradition bill protesters, Yuen Long is a ghost town

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

A district in northern Hong Kong was rendered a ghost town on Monday, a day after a rod-wielding gang launched an indiscriminate attack on train passengers. Most shops in [...] » More

Who are the men in white behind HK’s mob attack?

25-Jul-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong is reeling after a large gang of men in white shirts brutally beat dozens of people inside a train station in a shocking new twist to the city’s summer of [...] » More