Archive for October 10th, 2019

Japanese prime minister’s National Day greetings to Taiwan turn out to be fake

10-Oct-2019 Intellasia | TaiwanNews | 6:02 AM

Taiwan’s Premier Su vows to hold accountable officials who mishandled matter The government of Taiwan was embarrassed to find that National Day greetings apparently [...]
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Europeans urge strict sanctions enforcement on N Korea

Europeans urge strict sanctions enforcement on N Korea

10-Oct-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

European members of the UN Security Council called Tuesday for the strict enforcement of international sanctions against North Korea, after a closed door meeting prompted by [...]
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N Korea warns US, Europe against raising missile tests at UN

N Korea warns US, Europe against raising missile tests at UN

10-Oct-2019 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:02 AM

Countries concerned about North’s test of submarine-launched missile in violation of Security Council resolutions. North Korea warned the United States, Britain, France [...]
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Korea urged to fix labour market

10-Oct-2019 Intellasia | KoreaTimes | 6:02 AM

Korea’s overall competitiveness has grown, but its rigid labour market has remained a major stumbling block for the county to join the rankings of the top 10 global [...]
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Seoul mulls discussing N Korea development bank at Asean summit

10-Oct-2019 Intellasia | KoreaTimes | 6:02 AM

South Korea is considering adding the establishment of a development bank exclusively for North Korea to the agenda for its special summit with Asean scheduled to take place [...]
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Korea, US, Japan discuss security coordination after Sweden talks

10-Oct-2019 Intellasia | KoreaTimes | 6:02 AM

Korea, the US and Japan began to coordinate their response to the unsuccessful US-North Korea talks in Sweden last Saturday, amid rising concern about weakened cooperation [...]
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Japan Rescues N Korean Fishermen After Boat Collision

10-Oct-2019 Intellasia | Times | 6:02 AM

Japanese authorities said they rescued all of about 60 North Korean fishermen whose boat collided with a Japanese patrol vessel and sank Monday in an area crowded with [...]
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Europeans urge strict sanctions enforcement on N Korea

10-Oct-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

European members of the UN Security Council called Tuesday for the strict enforcement of international sanctions against North Korea, after a closed door meeting prompted by [...]
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China rejects Trump’s request to investigate Joe Biden, report says

10-Oct-2019 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:02 AM

China has dismissed President Donald Trump’s request to investigate his political rival Joe Biden, according to a report. “We have no intention of intervening in [...]
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China says it supports Pakistan in safeguarding its independent sovereignty

10-Oct-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

China supports Pakistan in safeguarding its independent sovereignty and territorial integrity, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said on Tuesday during a visit by Pakistani prime [...]
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China state newspaper criticises Apple for app use by HK protesters

10-Oct-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

The Chinese Communist Party’s official newspaper, the People’s Daily, lashed out on Tuesday at Apple Inc for allowing an app on its app store that tracks the [...]
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Five banks keep 13 branches shut and hundreds of ATMs offline after vandals attacked China-linked companies in HK

10-Oct-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Five banks, including two of mainland China’s largest state-owned lenders, shut some of their branches and automated teller machines in Hong Kong on Tuesday after a [...]
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In NBA-China dustup, the league never should have apologised to begin with

10-Oct-2019 Intellasia | Yahoo Sports | 6:02 AM

NBA commissioner Adam Silver keeps trying to make the point that while the NBA did, indeed, apologise to China for Daryl Morey’s tweet supporting the pro-democracy [...]
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‘You don’t do these things prior to negotiations,’ ex-diplomat says of US actions against China

10-Oct-2019 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:02 AM

The latest US actions against Chinese officials and companies don’t “set a good tone” for an upcoming high-level trade talk, a former American ambassador to [...]
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US’ visa sanction on Chinese officials over Xinjiang is ‘made-up pretext’, Beijing says

10-Oct-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Beijing has denounced the United States’ imposition of visa restrictions on Chinese officials over treatment of ethnic minorities in Xinjiang, accusing it of making up [...]
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