Archive for September 12th, 2019

N Korea carried out super-large multiple rocket launcher test on Tuesday KCNA

12-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un oversaw the testing of a super-large multiple rocket launcher on Tuesday, North Korean state media KCNA said on Wednesday. North Korea fired a [...]
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N Korea unlikely to mourn ‘war maniac’ Bolton, but US task no easier

N Korea unlikely to mourn ‘war maniac’ Bolton, but US task no easier

12-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Having once branded John Bolton a “war maniac”, North Korean officials could see US President Donald Trump’s removal of his national security adviser as a [...]
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Dennis Rodman says US-N Korea peace agreement ‘could still work’

12-Sep-2019 Intellasia | FoxNews | 6:02 AM

Former NBA star Dennis Rodman thinks President Trump and North Korean strongman Kim Jong Un can still make a deal to have peace on the Korean Peninsula. “I think that [...]
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US tech chief: China is threatening America’s lead in the global artificial intelligence race

12-Sep-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

US President Donald Trump’s head of technology policy on Tuesday called for “collective power” from both the US government and America’s private [...]
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Trespassing trial of Chinese woman arrested at Mar-a-Lago moves to jury

12-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

A Chinese woman accused of hoodwinking US Secret Service agents to gain illegal entry to President Donald Trump’s Florida resort repeated her assertion that she [...]
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Iron ore prices rebound on spike in China imports

12-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Mining | 6:02 AM

Benchmark iron ore prices spiked on Monday after trade data showed Chinese imports of the steelmaking raw material remain robust despite an economic slowdown in the top [...]
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China opens soymeal market to No. 1 exporter Argentina in ‘historic’ deal

12-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

China will allow the import of soymeal livestock feed from Argentina for the first time under a deal announced by Buenos Aires on Tuesday, an agreement that will link the [...]
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China to boost Serb military with drones, other equipment

12-Sep-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Serbia praised China on Tuesday for boosting the Balkan nation’s military with drones and other equipment amid Western concerns that the arms buildup could threaten [...]
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Oppo unveils new Reno phone in China as it seeks to better compete with Apple but there is no 5G

12-Sep-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Oppo, one of the top three smartphone vendors in China, unveiled its latest flagship smartphone for the domestic market on Tuesday, slightly ahead of Apple’s latest [...]
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China blasts Germany after foreign minister meets HK activist Joshua Wong at human rights event

12-Sep-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

China has protested to Germany after the German foreign minister met Hong Kong pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong Chi-fung at an event in Berlin. Chinese foreign ministry [...]
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‘We can’t do anything’: China accused of muffling voices of HK supporters

12-Sep-2019 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:02 AM

Advocacy groups say activists in mainland China are being threatened or detained for posting messages of support or retweeting news stories Chen Siming, a 58-year-old Chinese [...]
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The Latest: Feds: Chinese woman lied to get into Mar-a-Lago

12-Sep-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

The Latest on the trial of a Chinese businesswoman accused of trespassing at President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago club and lying to Secret Service agents (all times [...]
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China’s JD.com appoints PE veteran as strategic investment head: sources

12-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

China’s second-largest e-commerce firm JD.com Inc has appointed Jason Hu, a former managing director at Chinese private equity firm CDH Investments, as head of [...]
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Prosecutor: Chinese woman lied to get into Mar-a-Lago

12-Sep-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

A Chinese businesswoman knew an event she planned to attend at President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago club had been canceled, but she still wanted to get onto the property [...]
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Repeat of 2015 China stock market turmoil will shatter global investors’ confidence, says FTSE’s Jessie Pak

12-Sep-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

China must stay alert to the possibility of a severe market disruption in case the trade war deteriorates further, as a repeat of the 2015 sell-off will shatter the [...]
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