Archive for November 14th, 2020

iQIYI Exclusive Film “Spring Tide” Distributed via PVOD Nominated for Best Feature Film and Best Director at the Golden Rooster Awards

14-Nov-2020 Intellasia | PR Newswire Asia | 3:25 PM

BEIJING, Nov. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- iQIYI Inc. (NASDAQ: IQ) ("iQIYI" or the "Company"), an innovative [...] » More

Biden needs to send China strong message over Taiwan

14-Nov-2020 Intellasia | TaiwanNews | 2:48 PM

Earlier this week, Gregory R. Copley, president of the International Strategic Studies Association (ISSA), predicted that if China was to invade Taiwan while Joe Biden is in [...] » More

Taiwan eyes enhanced India ties at Diwali celebration

14-Nov-2020 Intellasia | TaiwanNews | 2:48 PM

Foreign minister Joseph Wu (on Friday (November 13) expressed the hope that Taiwan’s relations with India will continue to improve during a Diwali festival in Taipei. [...] » More

Czech think tank mulls Taiwan office for next year

14-Nov-2020 Intellasia | TaiwanNews | 2:48 PM

The European Values centre for Security Policy, a Czech Republic think tank renowned for its study of information related to China and Russia, is considering the possibility [...] » More

Finance minister calls for trade multilateralism, support for debt-ridden economies

14-Nov-2020 Intellasia | KoreaTimes | 2:48 PM

South Korea’s finance minister highlighted the need to promote free trade under multilateral regimes, while expressing support for assistance to debt-ridden developing [...] » More

Microsoft says N Korean, Russian hackers attacking COVID-19 vaccine makers

14-Nov-2020 Intellasia | KoreaTimes | 2:48 PM

US tech giant Microsoft has detected cyberattacks from three foreign entities, including two from North Korea, against companies and research institutes working to develop a [...] » More

Korea, Greece hold defense talks, vow to strengthen cooperation

14-Nov-2020 Intellasia | KoreaTimes | 2:48 PM

The vice defense ministers of South Korea and Greece held a meeting Friday and agreed to enhance bilateral defense cooperation, Seoul’s defense ministry said. [...] » More

Seoul seeks breakthrough in ties with Tokyo

14-Nov-2020 Intellasia | KoreaHerald | 2:48 PM

The South Korean government is seeking to make a breakthrough in its strained relations with Tokyo over a wartime labour dispute, with Seoul officials racing to Japan for [...] » More

Korea reports 205 coronavirus cases, above 200 for first time since September

14-Nov-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 2:48 PM

South Korea reported 205 new coronavirus cases as of Friday midnight, rising above 200 for the first time since September, the Korea Disease Control and Prevention Agency [...] » More

Can Korean Air pave way to become a mega airline?

14-Nov-2020 Intellasia | KoreaTimes | 2:48 PM

Hanjin Group, the owner of the country’s leading airline Korean Air, is seeking to acquire Asiana Airlines, according to industry sources and the Korea Development Bank [...] » More

Korean Air seeking to buy Asiana Airlines

14-Nov-2020 Intellasia | KoreaHerald | 2:48 PM

Korean Air is seeking to acquire Asiana Airlines with the support of the Korea Development Bank, according to the airline industry on Friday. Industry sources said Asiana [...] » More

Seoul stocks rebound on chip rally despite global virus resurgence

14-Nov-2020 Intellasia | KoreaTimes | 2:48 PM

Korean stocks closed at a nearly two-year high Friday on advances in chipmakers, backed by massive foreign buying amid the resurgence of the new coronavirus around the globe. [...] » More

Korea, Mekong nations upgrade relations, adopt joint statement

14-Nov-2020 Intellasia | KoreaHerald | 2:48 PM

South Korea and countries along the Mekong River on Friday upgraded relations to that of strategic partners, and adopted a joint statement outlining ways to further increase [...] » More

Financial watchdog’s independence wins support

14-Nov-2020 Intellasia | KoreaTimes | 2:48 PM

Financial Supervisory Service (FSS) Governor Yoon Suk-heun’s long-awaited plan to separate the financial watchdog from the Financial Services Commission’s (FSC) [...] » More

Winter may bring bigger COVID-19 challenges in Korea

14-Nov-2020 Intellasia | KoreaTimes | 2:48 PM

Health experts and the authorities here are raising concerns that the upcoming winter months could bring a more serious phase of the COVID-19 pandemic if the government fails [...] » More