Archive for September 24th, 2019

Business Briefs 24 Sep 2019

24-Sep-2019 Intellasia | | 9:21 AM

* West Coach Station JSC (WCS) has decided to pay a 2018 second-round cash dividend of 200%. The coach operator whose outstanding shares amount to around 2.5 million will [...]
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Taiwan is a state: Solomon Islands parliamentary committee head

Taiwan is a state: Solomon Islands parliamentary committee head

24-Sep-2019 Intellasia | CNA | 6:58 AM

The head of the Foreign Relations Committee in the Solomon Islands Parliament on Sunday criticised his government’s decision to establish diplomatic relations with [...]
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Powerful typhoon causes minor injuries, damage in S. Korea

Powerful typhoon causes minor injuries, damage in S. Korea

24-Sep-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:51 AM

A powerful typhoon battered southern South Korea, injuring 30 people and knocking out power to about 27,790 houses, officials said Monday. Typhoon Tapah earlier lashed parts [...]
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SIC2H19: Uncertainties Return. (Promotional Period Now On!)

24-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Shares Investment | 6:02 AM

The Chinese delegation just canceled on the US farm trip after wrapping up trade talks with US officials. Even after both the US and China stoked up hopes before the meeting, [...]
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Asian shares fall as Iran, China-US trade tensions loom

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

Stocks got a downbeat start to the week as investors kept a wary eye on tensions with Iran and on signals from China and the US on prospects for a resolution of their tariffs [...]
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SE Asia Stocks-Most fall on trade war uncertainty; Singapore leads declines

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

Most Southeast Asian shares fell on Monday, with Singapore taking the biggest hit, as investors remained wary on US-China trade talk progress after mixed signals from ongoing [...]
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Trainee lawyer cleared to practise after HK justice department accepts anti-police message on his Facebook page was posted by his girlfriend

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

Hong Kong’s top court has cleared a trainee lawyer to practise in the city after he explained to the justice department the anti-police message he published on social [...]
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Riot police fire teargas at HK protesters as unrest escalates

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

Hong Kong riot police have fired teargas, sponge rounds and arrested a number of protesters, including two 13-year-olds, as peaceful demonstrations in several districts [...]
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Two more luxury homes robbed as HK police warn of manpower depleted by anti-government protest crisis

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

Police were called to an upscale residential estate at northern Hong Kong on Monday after two homes were broken into and robbed. The break-ins came to light just hours after [...]
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HK cleans up after latest violence ahead of October 1 anniversary

HK cleans up after latest violence ahead of October 1 anniversary

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

Hong Kong cleaned up on Monday and resumed train services after a weekend of sometimes violent protests that saw pro-democracy activists vandalise a railway station and [...]
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Riot police rescue Chinese affairs minister trapped in his car by HK protesters, who threw metal poles at him at event celebrating National Day

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

Anti-government protesters gave Hong Kong’s minister in charge of constitutional and mainland Chinese affairs a taste of belligerence and defiance on Sunday, harassing [...]
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Global Times rewards journalist beaten by HK protesters

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

The mainland journalist who was assaulted by anti-government protesters at Hong Kong airport in August has been awarded 100,000 yuan (US$14,000) for his “work [...]
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HK protesters trample Chinese flag, set street fires

HK protesters trample Chinese flag, set street fires

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

Protesters in Hong Kong trampled a Chinese flag, vandalised two subway stations and set at least two street fires on Sunday, as pro-democracy demonstrations took a violent [...]
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Meet the invisible HK taxi drivers risking danger to help anti-government protesters escape police for free

24-Sep-2019 Intellasia | TodayOnline | 6:02 AM

They are the invisible Hong Kong taxi drivers who have carried anti-government protesters away from police in the midst of countless confrontations over the past three months [...]
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Sia and Sound of Music: HK rallies showcase satrical remixes

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

The ever-evolving soundtrack to Hong Kong’s summer of rage has been bolstered by three new songs that take satirical aim at the policethe most popular a remix of [...]
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