Archive for October 10th, 2020

The Ultimate Global Design Award is here: OPPO is looking for its next Design Master

The Ultimate Global Design Award is here: OPPO is looking for its next Design Master

10-Oct-2020 Intellasia | Media OutReach | 9:00 AM

SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - 10 October 2020 - The ever-evolving global smartphone brand OPPO, announced the launch of its global design award with a grand slam prize [...] » More

The Ultimate Global Design Award is here: OPPO is looking for its next Design Master

The Ultimate Global Design Award is here: OPPO is looking for its next Design Master

10-Oct-2020 Intellasia | Media OutReach | 9:00 AM

SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - 10 October 2020 - The ever-evolving global smartphone brand OPPO, announced the launch of its global design award with a grand slam prize [...] » More

VeganBurg Launches #WorldPlantBasedBurgerDay As A Celebration Of Their 10th Anniversary

10-Oct-2020 Intellasia | PR Newswire Asia | 9:00 AM

This weekend is officially WPBBD (World Plant-Based Burger Day) SINGAPORE, Oct. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- VeganBurg, [...] » More

Asian traders cautious on stimulus uncertainty after Trump U-turn

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

Stock markets rose Friday as news of progress on virus treatments boosted sentiment, following a bout of volatility over the prospects for a US stimulus package. Observers [...] » More

Amid ‘alarming signs’ of coronavirus rebound, HK readies temporary testing stations, explores mandatory screenings for vulnerable groups

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

Compelling high-risk groups to take a mandatory coronavirus test and setting up temporary screening stations in hard-hit areas are key planks of a strategy to stem a [...] » More

Five-star HK hotel ordered to close for two weeks over staff Covid-19 fears, as city faces about eight new cases

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

A five-star Hong Kong hotel was ordered shut after staff tested positive for Covid-19, and concerns over a possible outbreak at a disabled care home grew on Friday, as a [...] » More

American Chamber of Commerce in HK, operating at a deficit for past four years, sells pricey office space in Central: source

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

The American Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong (AmCham) has said goodbye to its grade A office space in Central, selling the property after suffering four years of deficits [...] » More

China’s health care sector consolidation to produce global champions, says investor in newest HK IPO winner

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

China’s rapidly growing health care industry will consolidate within a decade, with a few dozen top players establishing a global presence, according to a specialist [...] » More

‘They don’t want Hongkongers’ how city’s rising wave of Covid-19 infections is snarling deal on opening border with mainland China

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

Talks to reopen the border between Hong Kong and mainland China will prove difficult even if the city manages to dodge a fourth wave of Covid-19 infections because the [...] » More

HK churches and the national security law: pastors censor sermons, online posts as anxiety settles over congregations

HK churches and the national security law: pastors censor sermons, online posts as anxiety settles over congregations

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

Reverend Jayson Tam was upset when a remark he made about mainland China in an online sermon in early June drew a four-page letter of complaint. He had mentioned the mainland [...] » More

HK sub-prime lender primeCredit is back on sale for at least $600 million with ZA Bank, Elephant Club among early suitors

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

PrimeCredit, Hong Kong’s biggest nonbank consumer finance group, is up for sale again as its shareholders started early discussions with at least two potential [...] » More

HK man admits slashing reporter and passer-by after charging towards anti-government protesters

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

A property agent has admitted slashing a reporter and a passer-by with a paring knife after shouting support for Hong Kong police during an anti-government protest in June. [...] » More

Prestigious photo exhibition featuring media images of HK protests shuts down in Macau

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

An international press photo exhibition in Macau has been abruptly shut down, with speculation that sensitive images featuring anti-government protests in Hong Kong last year [...] » More

New hygiene standards for HK tourism businesses aimed at getting out message city is safe to visit despite Covid-19 pandemic

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

The Hong Kong Tourism Board has launched a set of hygiene standards for businesses in the sector to build the city’s image as a safe travel destination during the [...] » More

HK school head calls sacking of teacher in pro-independence row ‘extremely saddening’ in letter to parents

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

The head of a Hong Kong primary school at the centre of accusations a teacher spread pro-independence messages in class has called the matter “extremely regretful and [...] » More