Archive for October 12th, 2021

Rescue ops underway as flooding hits Northern Luzon provinces due to ‘Maring’

12-Oct-2021 Intellasia | PhilStar | 11:57 AM

Rescue operations were underway in provinces in Northern Luzon as flooding hit areas due to heavy rains from Severe Tropical Storm “Maring” (Kompasu) on Monday [...] » More

Flanked by nuclear missile, N Korean leader says US, Korea threaten peace

Flanked by nuclear missile, N Korean leader says US, Korea threaten peace

12-Oct-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 11:29 AM

Standing beside North Korea’s largest missiles, leader Kim Jong Un said his country’s weapons development is necessary in the face of hostile policies from the [...] » More

Britain reaffirms Asia ’tilt’ as new warship makes Singapore stop

12-Oct-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 11:24 AM

Britain’s new aircraft carrier the HMS Queen Elizabeth made a stop in Singapore on Monday, part of a move to reassert itself globally and boost its military presence in [...] » More

Thundercomm Empowers Louis Vuitton for its New Smart Speaker

Thundercomm Empowers Louis Vuitton for its New Smart Speaker

12-Oct-2021 Intellasia | BusinessWire | 11:24 AM

BEIJING--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Louis Vuitton, the world’s number one luxury brand, launched in July 2021 the Louis Vuitton Horizon Light Up Speaker. With this new creation, the [...] » More

GP in Singapore, who kept fees low for needy and elderly MacPherson residents, dies of Covid-19 complications

GP in Singapore, who kept fees low for needy and elderly MacPherson residents, dies of Covid-19 complications

12-Oct-2021 Intellasia | Today | 11:22 AM

A family physician who kept his consultation charges low for elderly and vulnerable residents in MacPherson, and was well-regarded in the community, has died due to Covid-19 [...] » More

S’pore to allow quarantine-free travel to 9 more countries, including US, UK

12-Oct-2021 Intellasia | Straitstimes | 11:15 AM

Travellers vaccinated against Covid-19 will be able to fly to nine more countries and return without quarantine in the coming weeks, in the Republic’s biggest move to [...] » More

Korea central bank holds rates as investors eye further tightening in Nov

12-Oct-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 10:56 AM

South Korea’s central bank kept interest rates unchanged on Tuesday, taking a breather after its first rate hike in nearly three years in August, as a resurgence in [...] » More

Woven Capital Invests in Planet-Friendly Urban Innovations with the Climate Technology Sustainability Fund of 2150

Woven Capital Invests in Planet-Friendly Urban Innovations with the Climate Technology Sustainability Fund of 2150

12-Oct-2021 Intellasia | ACN Newswire | 10:27 AM

TOKYO & LONDON, Oct 12, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Woven Capital, L.P., the investment arm of the Woven Planet Group, a Toyota subsidiary that is dedicated to building the [...] » More

Digital Financial Service Award 2021 Winners Revealed: TPIsoftware Awarded “Recommended Fintech Innovator Award”

12-Oct-2021 Intellasia | PR Newswire Asia | 10:11 AM

TAIPEI, Oct. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- With years of commitment in the financial industry, TPIsoftware has been held in high regard by [...] » More

NEC Wins 2021 Leading Lights Award for ‘Best New 5G Core Product’ and ‘Best New Open RAN Product’

NEC Wins 2021 Leading Lights Award for ‘Best New 5G Core Product’ and ‘Best New Open RAN Product’

12-Oct-2021 Intellasia | ACN Newswire | 10:06 AM

TOKYO, Oct 12, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) today announced that it has been named a winner in the Light Reading 2021 Leading Lights Awards program in [...] » More

Mead Johnson Nutrition Hong Kong Launches Citywide Can Recycling Incentive Scheme

Mead Johnson Nutrition Hong Kong Launches Citywide Can Recycling Incentive Scheme

12-Oct-2021 Intellasia | Media OutReach | 10:00 AM

Recycle empty formula cans at HKTVmall O2O shops to redeem e-vouchers and build green habits HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach - 12 October 2021 - Mead Johnson Nutrition Hong [...] » More

India, China trade blame for break down in border talks

12-Oct-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 9:48 AM

Talks between Indian and Chinese military commanders to resolve a protracted standoff on a stretch of disputed Himalayan border have broken down, with both sides blaming each [...] » More

China’s bond markets slump again as new Evergrande deadline passes

12-Oct-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 9:46 AM

Chinese property firms’ bonds were hit with another wrecking ball on Monday as Evergrande (3333.HK) looked set to miss its third round of bond payments in as many weeks [...] » More

Xi Jinping inspects ties between Chinese financial companies and private firms-WSJ

Xi Jinping inspects ties between Chinese financial companies and private firms-WSJ

12-Oct-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 9:44 AM

Chinese President Xi Jinping is scrutinizing the ties that the country’s state banks and other financial institutions have developed with big private companies, the [...] » More

Japan PM Kishida approval rating at 49%-NHK poll

12-Oct-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 9:34 AM

Japan’s new Prime Minister, Fumio Kishida, has a 49% approval rating, lower than that of his predecessors at the start of their terms, a poll by public broadcaster NHK [...] » More