Archive for October 9th, 2020

AIA Thailand Partners with Vymo to Strengthen its Partner Distribution Channel

AIA Thailand Partners with Vymo to Strengthen its Partner Distribution Channel

09-Oct-2020 Intellasia | PR Newswire Asia | 7:00 AM

- With Vymo's Partner Relation Management platform, the AIA Bancassurance team, is able to closely support their [...] » More

Tricor Trust and Everbright Sun Hung Kai Announce Strategic Partnership To Offer HNWIs Integrated Trust and Wealth Management Solutions

Tricor Trust and Everbright Sun Hung Kai Announce Strategic Partnership To Offer HNWIs Integrated Trust and Wealth Management Solutions

09-Oct-2020 Intellasia | PR Newswire Asia | 7:00 AM

HONG KONG, Oct. 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Tricor Trust, one of the Big 4 independent trust companies in Hong Kong, [...] » More

Tricor Group Appoints Dyland Mah as Managing Director to Lead Growth in Thailand

Tricor Group Appoints Dyland Mah as Managing Director to Lead Growth in Thailand

09-Oct-2020 Intellasia | BusinessWire | 7:00 AM

HONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Tricor Group (Tricor), Asia's leading business expansion specialist providing integrated business, corporate, investor, human resources and [...] » More

Forrester’s Australia 2020 Customer Experience Index: Financial Services Brands Struggle To Differentiate CX Quality

Forrester’s Australia 2020 Customer Experience Index: Financial Services Brands Struggle To Differentiate CX Quality

09-Oct-2020 Intellasia | PR Newswire Asia | 6:48 AM

Suncorp and Colonial First State top banking and superannuation rankings; communication and customer service are the most important drivers, respectively [...] » More

HK man admits in court to dousing ex-wife with drain cleaner, leaving burns over 28 per cent of her body

09-Oct-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

A Hong Kong man has admitted throwing drain cleaner at his ex-wife because she allegedly kept calling him old and useless. The High Court on Wednesday heard that retiree Chow [...] » More

HK protests: first demonstrator shot by police with live round during last year’s unrest may plead guilty to rioting

HK protests: first demonstrator shot by police with live round during last year’s unrest may plead guilty to rioting

09-Oct-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

The first Hong Kong protester shot with a live round by police during last year’s anti-government protests may plead guilty to a riot charge. Prosecutors on Thursday [...] » More

Coronavirus: tourism sector pushes for HK-Singapore travel bubble, though health expert cautions Macau, mainland make more sense

09-Oct-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong’s beleaguered tourism sector has called on government officials to speed up talks with their Singaporean counterparts about a travel bubble it hopes might [...] » More

HK faithful pray for future under security crackdown

HK faithful pray for future under security crackdown

09-Oct-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Cardinal Joseph Zen fled the communist takeover of China as a teenager and found sanctuary in Hong Kong, a bastion of religious freedom that he now fears could disappear [...] » More

HK stocks rise for fourth straight day after Trump calls off stimulus talks until after elections

09-Oct-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong stocks and other Asian markets defied a slump on Wall Street after US President Donald Trump halted stimulus talks until after the elections next month, but [...] » More

National security law: how residents in a leafy HK district became neighbours with an intelligence agency

09-Oct-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

A hundred days after Hong Kong adopted a sweeping national security law, residents in a leafy middle-class neighbourhood appear to have taken in their stride the presence of [...] » More

HK protests: magistrate hands down nine-month sentence after ruling hammers found in backpack intended for vandalism

09-Oct-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

A 23-year-old man found with two hammers in a Hong Kong park early this year has been jailed for nine months, after a magistrate ruled the instruments were intended for [...] » More

China’s duty-free shoppers rush to tropical Hainan as HK and Seoul off travel list

09-Oct-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Chinese tourists who traditionally rush to duty-free outlets in South Korea or Hong Kong for holiday shopping are being lured to southern China’s island province of [...] » More

HK Covid-19 transmission rate climbing, university reports, as source says city faces 17 new cases and experts call for stronger social-distancing rules

09-Oct-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

Hong Kong is beefing up a new package of measures aimed at stemming a feared fourth wave of Covid-19, including potentially mandating screenings for vulnerable groups and [...] » More

Tourist bus driver beaten unconscious with metal water bottle in HK road rage attack

09-Oct-2020 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 6:02 AM

The driver of a tourist bus was left with serious head injuries after being beaten unconscious with a metal water bottle on a Hong Kong street on Thursday. Police arrested [...] » More

Stolen $300m Mao scroll found ‘cut in half’: HK police

09-Oct-2020 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

A stolen poetry scroll written by Mao Zedong and valued at hundreds of millions of dollars has been recovered, Hong Kong police said Wednesdaybut not before it was cut in [...] » More