Archive for April 12th, 2021

Dr Noor Hisham: New Covid-19 cases dip to 1,510 after yesterday’s spike

12-Apr-2021 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 5:02 AM

Today’s daily Covid-19 cases dipped to 1,510 from yesterday’s recent high of over 1,800, Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah announced this [...] » More

Rights group condemns Burma death sentences

Rights group condemns Burma death sentences

12-Apr-2021 Intellasia | AFP | 5:02 AM

An international human rights group condemned Myanmar’s junta Saturday for sentencing 19 people to die, in the first known use of the death penalty since the military [...] » More

Burma’s post-coup civilian death toll climbs past 700

Burma’s post-coup civilian death toll climbs past 700

12-Apr-2021 Intellasia | AFP | 5:02 AM

A security guard was wounded in a bomb blast outside a military-owned bank in Myanmar’s second-biggest city Sunday morning, as the civilian death toll from the [...] » More

Burma security forces with rifle grenades kill over 80 protesters-monitoring group

12-Apr-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:02 AM

Myanmar security forces fired rifle grenades at protesters in a town near Yangon on Friday, killing more than 80 people, the Assistance Association for Political Prisoners [...] » More

South Asia surpasses grim milestone of 15 million Covid-19 cases: Reuters tally

12-Apr-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:02 AM

Coronavirus infections in the South Asia sub-region surpassed the grim milestone of 15 million on Saturday (April 10), a Reuters tally shows, led by India’s record [...] » More

UN envoy for Burma arrives in Bangkok in hopes of talks with generals

12-Apr-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:02 AM

The United Nations special envoy for Myanmar, Christine Schraner Burgener, arrived on Friday in the Thai capital Bangkok in the hope of talks with Myanmar’s ruling [...] » More

Cambodian PM threatens quarantine-breakers with jail

12-Apr-2021 Intellasia | AFP | 5:02 AM

Cambodia’s strongman premier Hun Sen threatened quarantine-breakers with jail time Saturday and warned civil servants they could lose their jobs if they go [...] » More

Ten Burma policemen killed in attack by ethnic armies opposed to junta-report

Ten Burma policemen killed in attack by ethnic armies opposed to junta-report

12-Apr-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:02 AM

An alliance of ethnic armies in Myanmar that has opposed the junta’s crackdown on anti-coup protests attacked a police station in the east on Saturday and at least 10 [...] » More

Stalled at first jab: Vaccine shortages hit poor countries

12-Apr-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:02 AM

As many as 60 countries, including some of the world’s poorest, might be stalled at the first shots of their coronavirus vaccinations because nearly all deliveries [...] » More

TTC Becomes First Approved Supplier of Accessibility Services for Both Australian & New Zealand Digital Marketplaces

12-Apr-2021 Intellasia | PR Newswire Asia | 5:00 AM

SYDNEY, April 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- TTC, an award-winning provider in software assurance, is thrilled to announce its status as an [...] » More

IEC Telecom: Digital revolution brings new ways of serving remote areas

IEC Telecom: Digital revolution brings new ways of serving remote areas

12-Apr-2021 Intellasia | PR Newswire Asia | 3:00 AM

DUBAI, UAE, April 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The advancement of digitalisation is now bringing benefits to businesses [...] » More

BeiGene Presents Clinical Data on Sitravatinib in Combination with Tislelizumab at the AACR Annual Meeting 2021

BeiGene Presents Clinical Data on Sitravatinib in Combination with Tislelizumab at the AACR Annual Meeting 2021

12-Apr-2021 Intellasia | BusinessWire | 3:00 AM

The combination showed preliminary antitumor activity in patients with unresectable or metastatic melanoma refractory or resistant to PD-1/L1 inhibitors and [...] » More

Irwell Hill Residences sells over 50% of units during launch weekend

Irwell Hill Residences sells over 50% of units during launch weekend

12-Apr-2021 Intellasia | PropertyGuru | 12:29 AM

The apartments were priced from $998,000 for a studio to over $4 million for a four-bedroom premium unit with a private [...] » More