Archive for January, 2021

Australian-wide network of game-changing hydrogen technology clusters unveiled

31-Jan-2021 Intellasia | PR Newswire Asia | 9:01 PM

$1.75m to be invested in 13 clusters across all states & territories Clusters will foster a multi-billion dollar, globally [...] » More

India and Belarusian Potash Price Agreement Not Reflective of Market Conditions

India and Belarusian Potash Price Agreement Not Reflective of Market Conditions

30-Jan-2021 Intellasia | BusinessWire | 10:00 PM

India Pricing Agreement Appears to be Negotiated Through Direct Government Involvement and not Reflective of Market Conditions SASKATOON, Saskatchewan--(BUSINESS [...] » More

World’s first Hualong One reactor put into commercial operation

30-Jan-2021 Intellasia | PR Newswire Asia | 8:55 PM

BEIJING, Jan. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Unit 5 of China's Fuqing Nuclear Power Plant, the world's first Demonstration project to adopt China's indigenous Generation [...] » More

Hong Kong official says Joint Declaration gave Britain no rights to city post handover

30-Jan-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:04 PM

Hong Kong Secretary of Justice Teresa Cheng reiterated on Saturday that Britain had no rights over the city under the joint declaration that laid the blueprint for how the [...] » More

HK government says it will not recognise BNO passports from January 31

30-Jan-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:35 PM

The Hong Kong government said on Friday that British National Overseas (BNO) passports cannot be used for immigration clearance and will not be recognised as a form of proof [...] » More

UK PM Johnson ‘immensely proud’ as visa offer for Hong Kong citizens launches

UK PM Johnson ‘immensely proud’ as visa offer for Hong Kong citizens launches

30-Jan-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:30 PM

Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Friday hailed a new visa scheme that offers qualifying Hong Kong citizens a route to British citizenship a programme launched in response to [...] » More

Mainland China reports 52 new COVID-19 cases, unchanged from a day earlier

30-Jan-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:03 PM

Mainland China reported 52 new coronavirus cases on Jan. 29, unchanged from a day earlier, the country’s health authority said on Saturday. The National Health Commission [...] » More

Taiwan to discuss supply chains with US next week amid auto shortage

30-Jan-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:02 PM

Taiwan Economy minister Wang Mei-hua will hold a virtual meeting with the United States next week to discuss supply chains, with semiconductor firms present, her ministry [...] » More

Taiwan reports first COVID-19 death in eight months, from local cluster

Taiwan reports first COVID-19 death in eight months, from local cluster

30-Jan-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:00 PM

Taiwan’s government on Saturday reported the island’s first death from COVID-19 since May, as it battles a small and unusual outbreak of locally transmitted cases. A [...] » More

Canada judge rejects Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou’s request for looser bail terms

30-Jan-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 4:51 PM

Huawei Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou’s request to loosen the bail terms set during her release from jail in 2018 has been rejected, a Canadian judge ruled on [...] » More

VEWC launched BigBoys Industry (BBI) Crypto Token With Real GOLD Backed

VEWC launched BigBoys Industry (BBI) Crypto Token With Real GOLD Backed

30-Jan-2021 Intellasia | BusinessWire | 4:25 PM

BANGKOK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#bbi--As countries and economies across the world are facing greater instability, transparency is more important than ever. The ability to know [...] » More

Hungary signs deal for Chinese Sinopharm’s COVID-19 vaccine, first in EU

30-Jan-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 4:20 PM

Hungary became the European Union’s first member to approve China’s Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccine, sealing a deal on Friday for 5 million doses just a week after [...] » More

Wuhan neighbourhood banishes memory of lockdown death

30-Jan-2021 Intellasia | AFP | 4:18 PM

It was the image that became a symbol of the chaos enveloping coronavirus-hit Wuhan: the body of a man lying for hours on a pavement. The grim scene, captured a year ago by [...] » More

WHO team visits Wuhan hospital that took in first Covid-19 patients

30-Jan-2021 Intellasia | AFP | 4:14 PM

The team of World Health Organization experts investigating the origins of the coronavirus met staff Saturday at the Wuhan hospital which received the first confirmed [...] » More

US military slams Chinese flights over South China Sea but says they posed no threat

US military slams Chinese flights over South China Sea but says they posed no threat

30-Jan-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 4:11 PM

The US military said on Friday that Chinese military flights in the past week in the South China Sea fit a pattern of destabilising and aggressive behavior by Beijing but [...] » More