Archive for August 11th, 2020

Prudential Thailand and The 1 to launch country’s first lifestyle-health collaboration

Prudential Thailand and The 1 to launch country’s first lifestyle-health collaboration

11-Aug-2020 Intellasia | Media OutReach | 4:20 PM

Members of The 1 loyalty programme gain access to AI-driven lifestyle, health and wealth services HONG KONG, CHINA - Media OutReach - 11 August 2020 - Prudential Life [...] » More

Six killed in fierce running battles with rebels in northern Philippines

11-Aug-2020 Intellasia | Xinhua | 2:45 PM

The death toll in the running gun battle between government security forces and suspected communist rebels in northern Philippines since Saturday climbed to six, the military [...] » More

Philippines in talks with 4 countries for COVID-19 vaccine

11-Aug-2020 Intellasia | PhilStar | 2:42 PM

The Philippine government is in talks with pharmaceutical firms from four countries that are leading in the development of COVID-19 vaccines, the Department of Finance (DOF) [...] » More

The Philippines Becomes Coronavirus Hot Spot In Southeast Asia

11-Aug-2020 Intellasia | KAWC | 2:39 PM

The Philippines has overtaken Indonesia as Southeast Asia’s coronavirus hotspot even though Indonesia has twice as many people. The Philippines now has more than [...] » More

Philippines cries foul over Thai headline calling it ‘land of COVID-19′

11-Aug-2020 Intellasia | Rappler | 2:37 PM

The Thai headline comes after the Philippines overtook Indonesia as the country with the highest number of COVID-19 cases in Southeast Asia The Philippines cried foul on [...] » More

Hong Kong Codification of Transfer Pricing Law by Cheng & Cheng Taxation Services

Hong Kong Codification of Transfer Pricing Law by Cheng & Cheng Taxation Services

11-Aug-2020 Intellasia | Media OutReach | 2:30 PM

HONG KONG, CHINA - Media OutReach - 11 August 2020 - Hong Kong is one of the latest tax jurisdictions to codify its own transfer pricing law, with 2020 being the first year [...] » More

Standard Chartered Bank partners with Microsoft to become a cloud-first bank

Standard Chartered Bank partners with Microsoft to become a cloud-first bank

11-Aug-2020 Intellasia | Media OutReach | 2:01 PM

SINGAPORE AND REDMOND, WASH. - Media OutReach - 11 August 2020 - Standard Chartered Bank and Microsoft Corp. on Tuesday announced a three-year strategic partnership to [...] » More

HK student gets 12 months’ probation for vandalising office of pro-Beijing lawmaker filmed shaking hands with mob attack suspects

11-Aug-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 1:57 PM

A 19-year-old student has been given 12 months’ probation for vandalising the office of a pro-Beijing lawmaker in Hong Kong, after the politician was filmed shaking [...] » More

HK third wave: gyms, sports clubs, dance studios will be forced to close in three months without subsidies, fitness sector warns

11-Aug-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 1:55 PM

Fitness centre operators on Monday warned that three in four gyms, sports clubs and dance studios in Hong Kong could suffer financial collapse in three months, amid forced [...] » More

Coronavirus: HK health experts urge authorities to use various testing methods for residents of different age groups

11-Aug-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 1:53 PM

Hong Kong health experts have urged authorities to use various coronavirus testing methods on people from different age groups to maximise the effectiveness of Covid-19 [...] » More

HK third wave: doctor who visited 10 care homes among 69 new Covid-19 cases, as city extends social-distancing rules

11-Aug-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 1:51 PM

Covid-19 killed three more elderly patients in Hong Kong and another 69 new cases were confirmed on Monday, including a doctor who visited 10 care homes and four domestic [...] » More

HK police scheme to give only ‘trusted media’ access to cordoned off areas draws press backlash

11-Aug-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 1:50 PM

Hong Kong police have adopted a new system where only journalists from “trusted media outlets” are allowed to report from inside the force’s cordoned off [...] » More

British police officers could face prosecution in UK over Hong Kong torture claims

11-Aug-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 12:11 PM

British officers serving with the Hong Kong Police Force could face a private prosecution in Britain over alleged acts of torture committed during last year’s protests. [...] » More

Britain says arrest of media tycoon in Hong Kong shows China using new law ‘to silence opposition’

11-Aug-2020 Intellasia | AP | 12:07 PM

Britain says arrest of media tycoon in Hong Kong shows China using new law ‘to silence opposition’ Britain has accused China of using the new Hong Kong national [...] » More

HDB to launch first batch of flats at Tengah’s Park District in August 2020

11-Aug-2020 Intellasia | PropertyGuru | 11:56 AM

Parc Residences @ Tengah will offer 1,044 homes consisting of two-room flexi, three-, four- and five-room [...] » More