Archive for November 20th, 2019

The Guardian view on HK: a city on the brink

The Guardian view on HK: a city on the brink

20-Nov-2019 Intellasia | TheGuardian | 6:02 AM

The authorities’ repression has only fuelled the crisis. It is up to them to de-escalate, as others should tell them ong Kong is burning. The authorities continue to [...]
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EU says escalating violence in HK ‘unacceptable’

20-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

The European Commission said on Monday that violence in response to the escalating anti-government protests in Hong Kong was unacceptable and called on law enforcement [...]
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HK’s District Council elections must proceed as planned, European Union urges

20-Nov-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

The European Union has urged the Hong Kong government not to delay this Sunday’s District Council elections, amid speculation about a possible postponement in the face [...]
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What are Chinese troops doing in HK?

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

A brief and rare deployment of Chinese troops in Hong Kong to clean up streets has raised questions about whether Beijing will intervene militarily to end nearly six months [...]
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At HK university, a daring escape but fears of bloodshed

20-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Dozens of Hong Kong protesters staged a dramatic escape from a university campus sealed off by police on Monday by shimmying down plastic hosing from a bridge and fleeing on [...]
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HK protests: cold and hungry radicals start to surrender as HK leader says police have been told to let minors go home

20-Nov-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Tired, cold and hungry, half of the few remaining radicals still holed up at Polytechnic University surrendered on Tuesday morning, and Hong Kong’s leader said she [...]
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HK celebrities speak out over protesters’ standoff at polytechnic university

20-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong’s celebrities have voiced out their concerns as the standoff at Hong Kong Polytechnic University continues with dozens of exhausted protesters remaining [...]
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HK’s District Council elections must proceed as planned, European Union urges

20-Nov-2019 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

The European Union has urged the Hong Kong government not to delay this Sunday’s District Council elections, amid speculation about a possible postponement in the face [...]
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Southern Taiwan Science Park launches in Malaysia

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

Southern Taiwan Science Park launched its Medical Device Promotion and Operation centre in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on Sunday (November 17), to promote Taiwan’s medical [...]
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Taiwan, Japan work to unlock commercial potential of senior market

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

The two countries share aging woes and are looking for ways to turn them into profit The Commerce Development Research Institute (CDRI) and the Tokyo Star Bank on Monday [...]
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ATMs in Taiwan to go smart in age of digital banking

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

ATMs in Taiwan not to disappear but transform over time: Financial Supervisory Commission head Taiwan will continue to promote cashless payments while working to upgrade the [...]
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Germany to hold public hearings for Taiwan recognition petition

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

German officials re-affirm ‘One China policy’ but say government open to cultural, economic partnerships with Taiwan The German Bundestag said Tuesday (November [...]
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Foxconn teaches Wisconsin managers Chinese in Taiwan

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

As a major plant construction project in Wisconsin has been completed, 26 newly recruited managers from the United States have been at Foxconn Technology Group in Taiwan [...]
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Taiwan People’s Party announces legislator-at-large nominees for 2020 elections

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

Newly formed party trying to appeal to frustrated swing voters, aims to secure 8 or more legislative seats The newly formed Taiwan People’s Party (TPP) disclosed on [...]
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Cambodia continues to deny Taiwan’s request to establish representative office

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

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said Monday (November 18) that Cambodia has yet to approve the Taiwanese government’s request to establish a representative [...]
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