Archive for November 29th, 2019

China accuses US of ‘sinister intentions’ after Trump signs bills supporting HK protesters

China accuses US of ‘sinister intentions’ after Trump signs bills supporting HK protesters

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

China’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs said Thursday the US has “sinister intentions” and its “plot” is “doomed to fail,” after [...]
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HK paediatrician Alvin Chan cleared of misconduct in case of child’s amputated finger

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

A prominent Hong Kong paediatrician, who was found guilty of misconduct a decade ago over a treatment that led to an infant’s finger being amputated, won an appeal on [...]
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Furious China threatens retaliation over US law on HK

Furious China threatens retaliation over US law on HK

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

China on Thursday threatened to retaliate after US President Donald Trump signed legislation supporting Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters, just as the world’s top two [...]
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Germany’s RWE eyes offshore wind power market in Taiwan

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

German’s second-largest electricity producer RWE is considering making inroads in Taiwan as part of its plans to increase its presence in Asia. RWE, which supplies [...]
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72 Taiwanese experts enrolled in China’s Thousand Talents Programme

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

US Senate warns that programme aimed at recruiting experts serves China’s military and tech ambitions At least 72 Taiwanese professionals have enlisted in China’s [...]
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Taiwan’s election season kicks into high gear, as accusations of China meddling fly

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

Election season is entering its final lap in Taiwan, and comes amid allegations of severe meddling by the mainland China government. This week, Taiwan detained two executives [...]
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China accuses Taiwan ruling party using ‘absurd’ spying claims to win votes

China accuses Taiwan ruling party using ‘absurd’ spying claims to win votes

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

South Korea’s money supply to gross domestic product ratio came to 151.5 percent last year, higher than the Organisation for Economic Cooperation Development average, [...]
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China’s air pollution could have been factor in Taiwanese-Canadian actor’s death: Doctor

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

Breathing China’s polluted air during intense exercise could have led to Taiwanese-Canadian actor’s death: Doctor After news broke on Wednesday (November 27) that [...]
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China’s new Taiwan Affairs Office spokeswoman speaks Taiwanese and Hakka

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

Hakka from Guangdong to explain TAO policies A new spokeswoman at the Taiwan Affairs Office (TAO) in Beijing introduced herself to Taiwanese reporters Wednesday (November 27) [...]
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Panasonic leaves semiconductor business with Taiwan sale

29-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Japanese electronics manufacturer Panasonic Corp. is abandoning the semiconductor business with the sale of its last business in that sector to a Taiwanese company. Panasonic [...]
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N Korea fires two ‘unidentified projectiles’ on Thanksgiving

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

North Korea fired two “unidentified projectiles” on Thursdaythe Thanksgiving holiday in the USSeoul said, as nuclear talks between Pyongyang and Washington remain [...]
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Trump has three options with N Korea to avoid a dangerous perfect storm in Asia

29-Nov-2019 Intellasia | CNN | 6:02 AM

In the next few weeks, the Korean Peninsula will face a watershed momentone which could upend the United States’ alliances in northeast Asia and regional stability as a [...]
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Time running out on N Korea’s deadline to US on nukes

Time running out on N Korea’s deadline to US on nukes

29-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump have signaled their affection for each other so regularly it might be easy to miss rising fears that the [...]
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Korea’s top court orders second retrial for ex-leader Park

29-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:02 AM

Supreme Court says charges dropped on appeal ‘misunderstood the legal principles’ adding Park ‘should be found guilty’. South Korea’s top court [...]
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S. Korea’s business sentiment change slightly on external uncertainty

29-Nov-2019 Intellasia | Xinhuanet | 6:02 AM

Sentiment among South Korean businesses over economic conditions was changed little this month on lingering global uncertainties, central bank data showed Thursday. The [...]
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