Archive for September 26th, 2019

Satellite images suggest N Korea working to hide launch of missile submarine

26-Sep-2019 Intellasia | CNN | 6:02 AM

North Korea may be close to launching a submarine capable of firing missiles and is making efforts to conceal its preparations, new commercial satellite images obtained by [...] » More

Seoul says US, N Korea likely to resume nuclear negotiations soon

Seoul says US, N Korea likely to resume nuclear negotiations soon

26-Sep-2019 Intellasia | TheHill | 6:02 AM

Nuclear negotiations between the US and North Korea are likely to resume within the next few weeks, South Korean officials said in a private briefing Tuesday, according to [...] » More

Korean leader proposes peace zone buffering North

Korean leader proposes peace zone buffering North

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

South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Tuesday proposed that the United Nations create an “international peace zone” to replace the peninsula’s divide, [...] » More

Japan, S. Korea business leaders urge mending fences

26-Sep-2019 Intellasia | JapanNews | 6:02 AM

apanese and South Korean business leaders Tuesday expressed hope that the two Asian countries will mend the soured bilateral ties because the deterioration is negatively [...] » More

Remembering Otto Warmbier’s death, Trump renews pressure on N Korea

26-Sep-2019 Intellasia | TheHill | 6:02 AM

Is President Donald Trump dusting off his most potent weapon in what was his “maximum pressure” campaign to denuclearise North Korea? That would be the issue of [...] » More

Canada officials misled Huawei executive, lawyers argue

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

Lawyers for Meng Wanzhou the Huawei executive at the centre of an extradition battle that has poisoned relations between Canada and China have argued that officials misled [...] » More

Ex-US intelligence officer gets 10 years in Chinese espionage case

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

A former US Defense Intelligence Agency officer who admitted he betrayed his country for financial gain was sentenced on Tuesday to 10 years in federal prison for attempted [...] » More

China is sending government officials into companies like Alibaba and Geely

26-Sep-2019 Intellasia | CNN | 6:02 AM

China is sending officials into some of the country’s biggest private companies in a move it says is designed to bolster high-tech manufacturing. Officials in the city [...] » More

US leads condemnation of China for ‘horrific’ repression of Muslims

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

The United States led more than 30 countries on Tuesday in condemning what it called China’s “horrific campaign of repression” against Muslims in the [...] » More

US-China trade talks will resume in two weeks: Mnuchin

US-China trade talks will resume in two weeks: Mnuchin

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

US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Monday that he and US Trade Representative Robert Lighthiser would meet with Chinese vice Premier Liu He for trade talks in two [...] » More

Chinese woman opens plane’s emergency exit for some fresh air, delaying flight

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

A flight was delayed for an hour and a woman detained by police after she opened the emergency exit for “a breath of fresh air” before the flight took off in [...] » More

China rejects Trump criticism on trade

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

China urged President Donald Trump on Wednesday to listen to developing countries and oppose bullying after the American leader criticised its trade status at the United [...] » More

Here are 4 charts that show China’s rise as a global economic superpower

26-Sep-2019 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:02 AM

On October 1, China will celebrate its 70-year transformation into an economic superpower just in time for widespread fears that a trade war with the United States will [...] » More

Beijing confirms it has detained Taiwanese business leader missing for 14 months

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

A business leader from Taiwan has been detained by mainland Chinese authorities and is being investigated over “activities endangering national security”, the [...] » More

US pressures China on HK, Uighurs and trade

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

The United States ramped up pressure on China at the UN general Assembly Tuesday, rallying countries against Beijing’s treatment of Uighur Muslims and warning it is [...] » More