Archive for September 20th, 2021

Citibank Singapore is no. 1 bank for customer experience in independent research firm report

Citibank Singapore is no. 1 bank for customer experience in independent research firm report

20-Sep-2021 Intellasia | PR Newswire Asia | 12:14 PM

SINGAPORE, Sept. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Citibank was ranked as the top bank for the first time in an annual [...] » More

Resiliency and optimism shine through in Vietnam across the video industry

Resiliency and optimism shine through in Vietnam across the video industry

20-Sep-2021 Intellasia | ACN Newswire | 12:00 PM

HANOI, Vietnam, Sep 20, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - The Asia Video Industry Association hosted its country-focused virtual conference, Vietnam in View, on 8 September, to over [...] » More

Mass testing campaign kicks off in Phuket

20-Sep-2021 Intellasia | BangkokPost | 11:52 AM

Phuket has begun mass Covid-19 testing in communities suspected to the source of the high number of new cases. Kusak Kukiattikun, the Phuket chief health officer, said nine [...] » More

Coup anniversary fizzer

20-Sep-2021 Intellasia | BangkokPost | 11:51 AM

Thailand has endured two coups over the past 15 years and both revolve around former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra and his political network. The 2014 power seizure led [...] » More

13,576 new Covid cases, 117 more deaths

20-Sep-2021 Intellasia | BangkokPost | 11:49 AM

Thailand logged 13,576 new Covid-19 cases and 117 more fatalities during the previous 24 hours, the Public Health Ministry announced on Sunday morning. Greater Bangkok [...] » More

12,709 new Covid cases, 106 more deaths

20-Sep-2021 Intellasia | BangkokPost | 11:45 AM

Thailand logged 12,709 new Covid-19 cases and 106 more fatalities during the previous 24 hours, the Public Health Ministry announced on Sunday morning. There were 11,851 [...] » More

Lombard Odier Leads Net Zero Conversation with Former UN Leader Ban Ki-moon and its Six Strategic Alliances at Live-streamed Virtual Conference

Lombard Odier Leads Net Zero Conversation with Former UN Leader Ban Ki-moon and its Six Strategic Alliances at Live-streamed Virtual Conference

20-Sep-2021 Intellasia | PR Newswire Asia | 11:30 AM

Former UN Leader Ban Ki-moon As Keynote Speaker SINGAPORE, Sept. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- [...] » More

Statistics on children orphaned due to Covid-19 to be raised in Parliament today

20-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Bernama | 10:49 AM

The statistics on the number of children who have been orphaned after losing their parents to Covid-19, will be one of the issues to be discussed at the Dewan Rakyat sitting [...] » More

Penang tourism group welcomes travel bubble concept, hopes for expansion from Langkawi to other states

20-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 10:47 AM

The Association of Tourism Attractions Penang (ATAP) and Malaysian Association of Hoteliers (MAH) Penang Chapter hope that the travel bubble concept introduced in Langkawi [...] » More

Malaysia logs 376 more deaths due to Covid-19

20-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 10:45 AM

The Ministry of Health recorded another 376 deaths due to Covid-19 as of midnight yesterday, bringing the total number of recorded fatalities due to the pandemic here to [...] » More

Khairy: MOH to discuss with JPA on penalties for civil servants refusing Covid-19 vaccination

20-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 10:44 AM

The Ministry of Health (MOH) will discuss penalties for government staff refusing to get vaccinated against Covid-19, health ministry Khairy Jamaluddin said today. During the [...] » More

Khairy targets early October roll-out of Covid-19 booster shots for frontliners, vulnerable groups

20-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 10:43 AM

Health minister Khairy Jamaluddin announced today that he has set early October as the target for the administration Covid-19 vaccine booster shot for high-risk groups. [...] » More

New Covid-19 cases drop to below 15,000-mark in Malaysia after almost two months to 14,954

20-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 10:40 AM

Malaysia recorded 14,954 new Covid-19 infections over the past 24 hours, dipping below the 15,000-case mark since July 26. Malaysia last recorded 14,516 cases on July 26. The [...] » More

PSP’s foreign talent policy proposals will hurt Singapore’s competitiveness, drive costs up, say SMEs, economists

20-Sep-2021 Intellasia | Today | 10:32 AM

The Progress Singapore Party’s (PSP) proposals on foreign talent policy and ways to reduce competition for jobs will hurt the country’s competitiveness and [...] » More

India Ministry of Health and Family Welfare Approves Exablate Neuro Focused Ultrasound Platform

India Ministry of Health and Family Welfare Approves Exablate Neuro Focused Ultrasound Platform

20-Sep-2021 Intellasia | PR Newswire Asia | 10:30 AM

HAIFA, Israel and MIAMI, Fla., Sept. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Insightec®, a global healthcare company [...] » More