Archive for September 3rd, 2019

Nine killed in Philippine air-ambulance crash

03-Sep-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Nine people were killed when an air-ambulance plane crashed at a resort area near the Philippine capital on Sunday, sparking a fierce blaze and sending terrified locals [...]
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Moon set for trips to Thailand, Myanmar, Laos

03-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:02 AM

South Korean President Moon Jae-in will open a busy tour of Thailand, Myanmar and Laos on Sunday, another key diplomatic undertaking in his campaign to broaden and deepen [...]
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New rules, new debts: slavery fears rise for migrant workers in Thailand

03-Sep-2019 Intellasia | The Peninsulaqatar | 6:02 AM

When Leng Lyda swapped Cambodia for a fishing town in Thailand hoping to find a job in the seafood industry, he was ready for hard work. But he wasn’t prepared for the [...]
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S. Korea, Thailand to hold summit on high-tech industry cooperation

S. Korea, Thailand to hold summit on high-tech industry cooperation

03-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:02 AM

The leaders of South Korea and Thailand will hold summit talks in Bangkok on Monday primarily on working together in response to the fourth industrial revolution. President [...]
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Police in Indonesia’s Papua ban ‘anarchist’ demos after mass protests

03-Sep-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Police in Indonesia’s Papua region on Monday banned demonstrations that could lead to “anarchist acts” following nearly two weeks of mass protests in the [...]
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Uncle Ho’s minders: The protectors of Vietnam’s embalmed leader

03-Sep-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

The task of safeguarding the embalmed corpse of Vietnam’s revolutionary leader Ho Chi Minh is gruelling: carefully-selected riflemen work around the clock, watching [...]
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Hong Kong Investment Promotion chief visits Singapore to promote Hong Kong’s long-term business opportunities

03-Sep-2019 Intellasia | 02-SEP-2019 ACN Newswire | InvestHK | 6:02 AM

HONG KONG, Sept 2, 2019 – (ACN Newswire) – The Director-General of Investment Promotion of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, Mr Stephen Phillips, today [...]
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Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Holds Christening Ceremony for MARVEL HERON, Next-Generation LNG Carrier

03-Sep-2019 Intellasia | 02-SEP-2019 ACN Newswire | Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. | 6:02 AM

Second of Two LNG carriers for Mitsui &amp Co. to be used in the U.S. Cameron LNG Project – LNG carrying capacity and fuel performance significantly improved [...]
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Shanghai International Blockchain Week 2019 unfolds in September

03-Sep-2019 Intellasia | 02-SEP-2019 ACN Newswire | Wanxiang Blockchain Labs | 6:02 AM

- Including 5th Global Blockchain Summit, bearing witness to a New Decade SHANGHAI, Sept 2, 2019 – (ACN Newswire) – Shanghai International Blockchain Week 2019, [...]
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DOCOMO Joins 5G Alliance for Connected Industries and Automation

03-Sep-2019 Intellasia | 02-SEP-2019 ACN Newswire | NTT DOCOMO | 6:02 AM

- Aims to build industrial 5G networks supporting factory automation - TOKYO, Sept 2, 2019 – (JCN Newswire) – NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced today that it has joined [...]
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CITIC Telecom CPC Honored in Frost & Sullivan 2019 Best Practices Award

03-Sep-2019 Intellasia | 02-SEP-2019 ACN Newswire | CITIC Telecom International CPC Limited | 6:02 AM

HONG KONG, Sept 2, 2019 – (ACN Newswire) – CITIC Telecom International CPC Limited (“CITIC Telecom CPC”), a wholly owned subsidiary of CITIC Telecom [...]
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TANAKA Memorial Foundation to Offer Precious Metals Research Grants of up to 5 million Yen; Applications for research projects open on September 2

03-Sep-2019 Intellasia | 02-SEP-2019 ACN Newswire | Tanaka Memorial Foundation | 6:02 AM

- Applications for research and development themes related to new technologies to which precious metals can contribute to and the practical application of products close on [...]
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Silverstone One-Two for TOYOTA GAZOO Racing

03-Sep-2019 Intellasia | 02-SEP-2019 ACN Newswire | Toyota Motor Corporation | 6:02 AM

TOYOTA GAZOO Racing started the 2019-2020 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) season in perfect style with a one-two victory in an eventful 4 Hours of Silverstone. Home [...]
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