Archive for November 26th, 2019

Taipei ranked No. 6 most inclusive, prosperous city in world

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

Taipei was ranked sixth overall and first for “Spatial Inclusion” in the first annual Prosperity & Inclusive City Seal and Awards (PICSA) Index Report. The [...]
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Ex-Philippine president praises Taiwan

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

Fidel Ramos met former Taiwan President Ma Ying-jeou and said he hopes Taiwan’s democracy will continue Fidel Valdez Ramos, who served as the 12th president of the [...]
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Taiwan to buy more from US as seeks to head off currency manipulator label: sources

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

Taiwan’s central bank and Ministry of Economic Affairs have set up a group to coordinate stepped up purchases of US goods, two sources said, as its seeks to reduce its [...]
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Taiwan politicians urge Beijing to respect pro-democracy victories in HK elections

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

Hong Kong’s voters show sweeping support for pro-democracy candidates in district elections Taiwanese politicians, including President Tsai Ing-wen, have called on the [...]
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Taiwan’s ambassador to Paraguay defends quality of UH-1H helicopters after crash

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

Gift package included UH-1H helicopters to aid Paraguay in fight against terrorist activities, drug smuggling After one of the two UH-1H helicopters Taiwan gifted to Paraguay [...]
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UPDATE 1-Taiwan ruling party says China ‘enemy of democracy’ after meddling allegations

UPDATE 1-Taiwan ruling party says China ‘enemy of democracy’ after meddling allegations

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

aiwan President Tsai Ing-wen’s ruling party denounced China as an “enemy of democracy” on Monday following fresh claims of Chinese interference in the [...]
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US urged to send cabinet officials to Taiwan as China poaches allies

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

A former senior advisor to the Trump administration on Friday urged the White House to send a cabinet official to Taiwan whenever Beijing succeeds in poaching a diplomatic [...]
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Taiwan ruling party says China ‘enemy of democracy’ after meddling allegations

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

Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen’s ruling party denounced China as an “enemy of democracy” on Monday following fresh claims of Chinese interference in the [...]
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Trump must hang tough on N Korea

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

With Pyongyang demanding that Washington reverse its policy toward North Korea before any resumption of nuclear talks, President Donald Trump needs to maintain a hardline US [...]
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Dr M to attend commemorative summit in Korea

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

Prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad will lead the Malaysian delegation to the Asean-Republic of Korea (ROK) Commemorative Summit from November 25 to 26 in Busan, South [...]
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He’s the odd Un out! N Korean leader Kim Jong-un is surrounded by army girls with identikit hair cuts and hats as he visits a remote military outpost

26-Nov-2019 Intellasia | DailyMail | 6:02 AM

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un was pictured surrounded by a group of crying female soldiers during a visit to a remote army post in North Korea. Kim visited the [...]
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Ship carrying toxic waste from Korea nabbed

26-Nov-2019 Intellasia | UNTV News | 6:02 AM

The Philippine Coastguard (PCG) and the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) nabbed a ship for carrying toxic waste from South Korea on November 22 in Zambales. In a post [...]
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Bullying debate after death of K-pop star Goo Hara

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

Fans mourned and questions were asked Monday after K-pop star and revenge porn victim Goo Hara was found dead in a possible suicide, which would make her the second female [...]
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Korea, Japan in fresh spat over intelligence deal

Korea, Japan in fresh spat over intelligence deal

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

South Korea and Japan traded fresh barbs on Monday, just days after agreeing to salvage an important intelligence-sharing pact, highlighting the fragile ties between the [...]
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Tencent offers up Three-Body Problem for its first global launch of a Chinese comic

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

Tencent Holdings has launched an online comic book adaptation of “The Three-Body Problem”, China’s most popular science fiction novelits first such global [...]
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