Archive for November 13th, 2019

Taiwan’s Yageo to buy US rival Kemet in $1.8 billion deal

13-Nov-2019 Intellasia | TaiwanNews | 6:02 AM

Acquisition aimed at expanding Yageo’s global footprint through 42 factories and 14 R&D centers worldwide Taiwanese electronic component manufacturer Yageo [...] » More

66 new fighter jets to arrive in Taiwan by 2026

66 new fighter jets to arrive in Taiwan by 2026

13-Nov-2019 Intellasia | TaiwanNews | 6:02 AM

Taiwan’s Premier Su Tseng-chang on Tuesday (November 12) reported on the budget for the country’s acquisition of 66 F-16V Block 70/72 fighter aircraft at the [...] » More

2 more tropical storms brewing to east of Taiwan

13-Nov-2019 Intellasia | TaiwanNews | 6:02 AM

2 tropical depressions to east of Taiwan could soon become 25th, 26 tropical storms of year wo tropical depressions churning in the Western Pacific Ocean to the east of [...] » More

US military chief voices hope for resolution of Seoul-Tokyo intel-sharing pact

US military chief voices hope for resolution of Seoul-Tokyo intel-sharing pact

13-Nov-2019 Intellasia | KoreaHerald | 6:02 AM

US Joint Chiefs of Staff Chair Gen. Mark Milley expressed hope Tuesday of finding a way for South Korea and Japan to renew their military information-sharing pact before it [...] » More

Arm seeks to expand partnerships with Samsung, Hyundai, LG

13-Nov-2019 Intellasia | KoreaTimes | 6:02 AM

British chipmaker Arm is seeking more business opportunities in Korea by expanding partnerships with major conglomerates such as Samsung, Hyundai and LG, the head of the [...] » More

Moon highlights importance of Asean ahead of summits

Moon highlights importance of Asean ahead of summits

13-Nov-2019 Intellasia | KoreaHerald | 6:02 AM

President Moon Jae-in on Tuesday stressed the importance of strengthening ties with Asean member states, saying the region is key to his administration’s foreign [...] » More

Over 800 N Koreans have defected to S. Korea this year

13-Nov-2019 Intellasia | KoreaHerald | 6:02 AM

Over 800 North Koreans have defected to South Korea so far in 2019, government data showed, indicating their annual figure will be similar to that recorded a year earlier. A [...] » More

Seoul, Tokyo defense chiefs to meet over GSOMIA

Seoul, Tokyo defense chiefs to meet over GSOMIA

13-Nov-2019 Intellasia | KoreaTimes | 6:02 AM

South Korea and Japanese defense chiefs plan to meet next week in Bangkok, Thailand, as part of the countries’ last-ditch efforts whether to renew an intel-sharing pact [...] » More

Seoul City to carry out N Korea aid projects

13-Nov-2019 Intellasia | KoreaTimes | 6:02 AM

The Ministry of Unification has authorised the Seoul Metropolitan government to independently proceed with humanitarian aid projects to help impoverished North Korea. [...] » More

Korea emerges as major real estate investor in Asia

13-Nov-2019 Intellasia | KoreaTimes | 6:02 AM

Korea has been emerging as major real estate investors in the Asia-Pacific with the country ranking top in alternative real estate investment in the region among members of [...] » More

Cyber Command flags N Korean-linked hackers behind ongoing financial heists

13-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Cyberscoop | 6:02 AM

The Department of Defense has once again called out North Korean hackers by exposing malware samples researchers say are linked to regime-backed financial heists, including [...] » More

Korea’s 4.5-generation fighter KF-X targets Southeast Asian market

Korea’s 4.5-generation fighter KF-X targets Southeast Asian market

13-Nov-2019 Intellasia | KoreaTimes | 6:02 AM

A joint fighter jet development project between South Korea and Indonesia, widely known as the KF-X or Korean Fighter eXperimental aircraft project, has a great potential in [...] » More

At UN, N Korea accuses US of holding back progress

At UN, N Korea accuses US of holding back progress

13-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

North Korea on Monday accused the United States and South Korea of hostility that has prevented progress towards peace on the peninsula, in a speech to the United Nations. [...] » More

China’s response to NBA HK tweet was a ‘violation of US sovereignty,’ Condoleezza Rice says

13-Nov-2019 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:02 AM

China’s heavy-handed response to an NBA general manager’s comments on the turbulent protests in Hong Kong represents a violation of US sovereignty, former [...] » More

Analysis: China to remain a battle ground for Saudi Aramco, Russian crude suppliers in 2020

13-Nov-2019 Intellasia | SPGlobal | 6:02 AM

The battle for next year’s Chinese demand pie between two major crude oil producers Saudi Arabia and Russia will likely heat up over the coming weeks, with [...] » More