Archive for August 19th, 2020

Umno deputy president: Party grassroots haven’t forgiven Bersatu, against its entry into Muafakat

19-Aug-2020 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 9:48 AM

Umno’s ordinary members were opposed to Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (Bersatu) joining the Muafakat Nasional (MN) pact, according to Datuk Seri Mohamad Hasan. The [...] » More

MMEA: Vietnamese fishermen willing to sink boats to escape arrest

19-Aug-2020 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 9:46 AM

Vietnamese fishermen are willing to sink their boats to avoid being detained by the Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA), after being caught trespassing and stealing [...] » More

Goldman seals deal with Putrajaya to escape criminal liability in Malaysia over 1MDB

19-Aug-2020 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 9:45 AM

The government has signed an agreement with Goldman Sachs Group Inc to finalise a $3.9 billion (RM16.3 billion) settlement over the 1MDB scandal, after it was first agreed to [...] » More

Tengku Zafrul: Covid-19 Bill takes into consideration international regulation

19-Aug-2020 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 9:44 AM

The Temporary Measures for government Financing (Coronavirus Disease 2019) (Covid-19) Bill 2020 is formulated by taking into consideration all national legal frameworks, as [...] » More

Najib knew about manipulation of his bank accounts back in 2016, lawyer says in bid to strike out AmBank suit

19-Aug-2020 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 9:43 AM

The High Court here heard today that Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak had already known his accounts were manipulated in 2016 but a civil action was brought by the former prime [...] » More

PDRM: Six senior police officers involved in transfer exercise, effective September 21

19-Aug-2020 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 9:42 AM

Perak Police chief Datuk Razarudin Husain @ Abd Rasid is among the six senior officers involved in a transfer exercise of the Royal Malaysia Police (PDRM) effective September [...] » More

IGP: Senior cop appointed to locate Muhammad Riduan’s whereabouts

19-Aug-2020 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 9:41 AM

A senior police officer has been appointed to lead the investigation into the case of M. Indira Gandhi who is the ex-wife of Muhammad Riduan Abdullah, says Inspector-General [...] » More

Hotel JAL City Fukuoka Tenjin to Open in 2021

Hotel JAL City Fukuoka Tenjin to Open in 2021

19-Aug-2020 Intellasia | BusinessWire | 9:29 AM

New property will be located in the center of the Asia gateway city of Fukuoka TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Okura Nikko Hotel Management Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of Hotel Okura [...] » More

LABMED ships over 65 million medical masks, 38 million Virus Transport Medium Kits  to fight Covid-19 pandemic

LABMED ships over 65 million medical masks, 38 million Virus Transport Medium Kits to fight Covid-19 pandemic

19-Aug-2020 Intellasia | Media OutReach | 9:00 AM

SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - 19 August 2020 - Singapore based LABMED continues to play an increasingly crucial role in the supply of medical masks and medical personal [...] » More

3D Metalforge Partners Ultimaker to Launch SEA’s Largest Industrial FFF Print Facility

3D Metalforge Partners Ultimaker to Launch SEA’s Largest Industrial FFF Print Facility

19-Aug-2020 Intellasia | Media OutReach | 9:00 AM

SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - 19 August 2020 - Ultimaker, the global leader in desktop 3D printing, and leading global additive manufacturer 3D Metalforge, announced today [...] » More

Nippon Paint Aims to Support and Strengthen Design Industry with Upcoming Asia Young Designer Awards

Nippon Paint Aims to Support and Strengthen Design Industry with Upcoming Asia Young Designer Awards

19-Aug-2020 Intellasia | Media OutReach | 9:00 AM

The 14th edition of AYDA continues to support and nurture design community in Asia to greater heights SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - 19 August 2020 - On the heels of [...] » More

Some Japan firms rethink traditional office as pandemic boosts working from home: Reuters poll

19-Aug-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 8:47 AM

A third of Japanese firms are reassessing using offices after a sharp drop in their utilisation in August from a year ago, as 65 percent of firms allowed or encouraged [...] » More

Australia Expects to Secure More Hollywood Film Productions to Gold Coast’s Village Roadshow Studios on COVID-19 Road to Recovery

19-Aug-2020 Intellasia | PR Newswire Asia | 8:47 AM

GOLD COAST, Australia, Aug. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison's recent visit to Village Roadshow Studios ("VRS") to announce a $400 million [...] » More

Tokyo Bay’s seaweed forestsand prized abalone that live in themdisappear

19-Aug-2020 Intellasia | TheGuardian | 8:44 AM

The waters off Kyonan were once home to dense forests of seaweed the ideal habitat for the prized abalone and sardines that support the town’s economy. Today, the [...] » More

Japan’s exports tumble as US demand slumps, capex outlook weakens

19-Aug-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 8:43 AM

Japan’s exports extended their double-digit slump into a fifth straight month in July as the coronavirus pandemic took a heavy toll on shipments to the United States, [...] » More