Archive for September 10th, 2019

Record-breaking Typhoon Faxai batters Tokyo, leaving one dead and causing travel chaos in Japan

10-Sep-2019 Intellasia | | 7:59 AM

One of the strongest typhoons to hit the Japanese capital in recent years hit just east of Tokyo on Monday, killing one woman, with record-breaking winds and stinging rain [...]
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Powerful typhoon Faxai in direct hit on Tokyo

Powerful typhoon Faxai in direct hit on Tokyo

10-Sep-2019 Intellasia | | 7:58 AM

A powerful typhoon with potentially record winds and rain battered the Tokyo region early Monday, sparking evacuation warnings to tens of thousands, widespread blackouts and [...]
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Typhoon blows across Tokyo area, killing 1, halting travel

10-Sep-2019 Intellasia | | 7:57 AM

North Korean state media urged citizens on Monday to “fully mobilise” to rebuild after powerful Typhoon Lingling lashed the country over the weekend, with workers [...]
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Two dead, travel chaos, after powerful typhoon pummels Tokyo

10-Sep-2019 Intellasia | | 7:55 AM

A powerful typhoon that battered Tokyo overnight with record winds killed two people, police said Monday, as cancelled trains caused commuter chaos and more than 100 flights [...]
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China slams US Xinjiang remarks as ‘lies’

10-Sep-2019 Intellasia | | 7:54 AM

China lashed out at the United States on Monday after Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called Beijing’s treatment of the country’s ethnic Uighur minority among [...]
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Apple, Foxconn say they overly relied on temporary workers in China

10-Sep-2019 Intellasia | | 7:53 AM

Apple Inc and manufacturing partner Foxconn Technology Co Ltd on Monday rebutted allegations of lapses in people management levelled by a non-profit monitor of worker rights, [...]
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China data centres set to consume more power than Australia: report

10-Sep-2019 Intellasia | | 7:52 AM

China’s data centres –the backbone of the country’s fast-growing digital economyare on track to guzzle more electricity by 2023 than all of Australia last [...]
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Upside in the world’s top-performing stock index puts it on path to break this year’s high as China turns on the liquidity taps

10-Sep-2019 Intellasia | | 7:51 AM

Stocks in the world’s best-performing market of the past month have more room to gain, as China’s monetary authorities turn on the tap to inject more liquidity [...]
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Beijing gives Pakistan its backing amid rising Kashmir tensions

10-Sep-2019 Intellasia | | 7:50 AM

China’s Foreign minister Wang Yi has pledged support to Pakistan and described the two countries as “all-weather” partners as Beijing moves to protect its [...]
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China will not tolerate attempts to separate HK from China: state media

China will not tolerate attempts to separate HK from China: state media

10-Sep-2019 Intellasia | | 7:49 AM

Hong Kong is an inseparable part of China and any form of secessionism “will be crushed”, state media said on Monday, a day after demonstrators rallied at the US [...]
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US charges Chinese professor in latest shot at Huawei

10-Sep-2019 Intellasia | | 7:48 AM

US prosecutors have charged a Chinese professor with fraud for allegedly taking technology from a California company to benefit Huawei, in another shot at the embattled [...]
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Labour report alleges violations by China iPhone supplier

10-Sep-2019 Intellasia | | 7:47 AM

Apple and its supplier Foxconn admitted they have been using too many temporary workers to staff an iPhone factory in central China, as a labour rights group accused them [...]
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N Korea testing ‘creative’ weapons that could threaten US, experts say

10-Sep-2019 Intellasia | | 7:45 AM

Clicking through a series of photo slides that depict recent North Korean missile tests, South Korean military defense expert Choi Kang reacts in a tone suggesting he’s [...]
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Korean robotics startups shine at IFA

10-Sep-2019 Intellasia | | 7:45 AM

While Samsung and LG are wooing consumers with their cutting-edge appliances and gadgets at the IFA trade show, which will run through Wednesday, the largest tech fair in [...]
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Hyundai Motor invests in Europe’s EV charging network

10-Sep-2019 Intellasia | | 7:44 AM

Hyundai Motor Group has invested in Europe’s largest fast electric vehicle (EV)-charging network, IONITY, to boost sales of its high-efficiency EVs in the region, the [...]
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