Archive for March 13th, 2021

More than 10,000 Register for New World Group Job Fair; Successful Candidates will Start Work as Soon as April

13-Mar-2021 Intellasia | PR Newswire Asia | 4:58 PM

Adrian Cheng: Creating jobs will give new impetus to the Hong Kong Economy HONG KONG, March 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ [...] » More

The UREEQA Collection of Pledged Assets Welcomes Kenny Aronoff

The UREEQA Collection of Pledged Assets Welcomes Kenny Aronoff

13-Mar-2021 Intellasia | ACN Newswire | 3:00 PM

ONTARIO CA, Mar 14, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - If you have ever listened to the radio, there is a good chance you have heard Kenny Aronoff drumming. He has worked with everyone [...] » More

LH official found dead amid land speculation scandal

13-Mar-2021 Intellasia | Koreaherald | 1:43 PM

A state housing developer official was found dead Saturday, police said, in what could be an apparent suicide as a scandal of land speculation by public servants has been [...] » More

Blinken’s trip to Asia will provide ‘key ingredient’ for US policy toward N. Korea: Price

13-Mar-2021 Intellasia | Koreaherald | 1:23 PM

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken’s trip to Japan and South Korea will give him a chance to coordinate US policy and its approach toward North Korea, a State [...] » More

Two killed in protests in Myanmar as U.S. and allies vow to restore democracy

13-Mar-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 12:42 PM

At least two people were killed in police firing in Myanmar overnight, domestic media reported, as activists called for more anti-coup protests on the death anniversary of a [...] » More

G7 expresses ‘grave concerns’ over electoral changes in Hong Kong

G7 expresses ‘grave concerns’ over electoral changes in Hong Kong

13-Mar-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 12:24 PM

Foreign ministers in the G7 group of nations including the United States have expressed grave concerns at what they said was China’s decision to fundamentally erode [...] » More

Australia records first local COVID-19 case in two weeks

13-Mar-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 12:13 PM

Australia on Saturday recorded first local COVID-19 case in more than two weeks after a doctor tested positive for the coronavirus, triggering restrictions in area hospitals. [...] » More

Putrajaya on track to restoring Felda’s financial position, says Tok Pa

13-Mar-2021 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 12:05 PM

The government is on the right track in the effort to restore the financial position of the Federal Land Development Authority (Felda) by 2023. Minister in the prime [...] » More

Malaysia to increase palm oil export to Saudi

13-Mar-2021 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 11:44 AM

Malaysia will increase its palm oil exports to Saudi Arabia from 300,000 tonnes to 500,000 tonnes worth approximately RM1 billion. Plantation Industries and Commodities [...] » More

Ringgit to trade sideways against US dollar next week

13-Mar-2021 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 11:40 AM

The ringgit is expected to trade sideways next week, tracking the performance of other emerging market currencies on the expectation of rising US yields, said analysts. Axi [...] » More

Gerakan president defends Perikatan against ‘back door’ label, says doesn’t matter as long as govt performs well

13-Mar-2021 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 11:36 AM

To Gerakan president Datuk Dominic Lau, the manner in which a coalition becomes the government does not matter so long as it does a good job. The politician whose party was [...] » More

Tok Pa: Poverty rate could have risen 3pc following Covid-19 pandemic

13-Mar-2021 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 11:33 AM

The government will continue to focus on reducing the country’s poverty rate following the Covid-19 outbreak, which has affected people’s livelihoods. Minister in the [...] » More

Covid-19: Dr Noor Hisham says Perlis records highest infectivity at 1.71

13-Mar-2021 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 11:16 AM

The infectivity rate (Rt) of Covid-19 following new daily cases reported nationwide today stands at 0.85, with Perlis recording the highest Rt at 1.71. Health [...] » More

Malaysia records 1,575 new daily Covid-19 cases, three deaths

13-Mar-2021 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 11:13 AM

There were 1,575 new Covid-19 infections and three deaths from the coronavirus in Malaysia over the last 24 hours, the Ministry of Health (MoH) said. In a statement, its [...] » More

US condemns China at UN rights forum for abuse of Uighurs, Tibetans

US condemns China at UN rights forum for abuse of Uighurs, Tibetans

13-Mar-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 11:08 AM

The United States on Friday condemned China’s abuse of ethnic and religious minorities, including what it called “crimes against humanity and genocide” in [...] » More