Archive for October 13th, 2021

‘Starting a Fire’: US and China Enter Dangerous Territory over Taiwan

‘Starting a Fire’: US and China Enter Dangerous Territory over Taiwan

13-Oct-2021 Intellasia | The NewYorkTimes | 5:02 AM

The 25 Chinese fighter jets, bombers and other warplanes flew in menacing formations off the southern end of Taiwan, a show of military might on China’s National Day, [...] » More

China says it held beach landing drills in province opposite Taiwan

China says it held beach landing drills in province opposite Taiwan

13-Oct-2021 Intellasia | CNN | 5:02 AM

China’s military said on Monday it had carried out beach landing and assault drills in the province directly across the sea from Taiwan, though it did not link the [...] » More

Taiwan TDCC speaks on IR platform at ESG investing summit

13-Oct-2021 Intellasia | TaiwanNews | 5:02 AM

A Taiwan Depository & Clearing Corporation (TDCC) manager recently spoke about environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investing and the TDCC’s evolving [...] » More

Taiwan asks Australia to support regional trade bid

13-Oct-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:02 AM

A Taiwan official has asked Australia to support its bid to join the CPTPP pan-Pacific trade pact, which China opposes, saying Taiwan can boost high technology trade flows [...] » More

China complains to Australia over former PM Tony Abbott’s ‘inappropriate’ comments in Taiwan

China complains to Australia over former PM Tony Abbott’s ‘inappropriate’ comments in Taiwan

13-Oct-2021 Intellasia | The Independent | 5:02 AM

China has lodged stern representations with Australia over “inappropriate” comments made by the country’s former prime minister Tony Abbott about Taiwan. [...] » More

Taiwan’s DPP asks Ma Ying-jeou: ‘Have you ever ruled the PRC?’

13-Oct-2021 Intellasia | TaiwanNews | 5:02 AM

The Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) responded to former President Ma Ying-jeou’s comment that President Tsai Ing-wen’s National Day speech was [...] » More

Taiwan asks Australia to support its bid to join CPTPP trade pact

13-Oct-2021 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 5:02 AM

A Taiwanese official has asked Australia to support its bid to join the CPTPP pan-Pacific trade pact, which China opposes, saying Taiwan can boost hi-tech trade flows and [...] » More

Ambassador Theaters at Taipei’s Breeze centre to close after 20 years

13-Oct-2021 Intellasia | TaiwanNews | 5:02 AM

The Ambassador Theaters at Breeze centre in Taipei will shutter on October 25 after two decades in business, the company announced Tuesday (October 12). The company made the [...] » More

Premier pledges Taiwan will not import irradiated food

13-Oct-2021 Intellasia | TaiwanNews | 5:02 AM

Premier Su Tseng-chang confirmed on Tuesday (October 12) that Taiwan will not import any irradiated food. Su delivered a policy address at the Legislative Yuan, during which [...] » More

Taiwanese President remarks incite confrontation, distorts facts: China

13-Oct-2021 Intellasia | ANI | 5:02 AM

China on Sunday said that the recent remarks by Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen incite confrontation, distort facts and mislead the public in the name of so-called unity and [...] » More

Vietnam looks to open up to Taiwan tourists in November

13-Oct-2021 Intellasia | TaiwanNews | 5:02 AM

Taiwan is among the list of countries Vietnam hopes to welcome back as tourists in phases, starting as early as November. On Wednesday (October 5), officials in Khanh Hoa [...] » More

Korea seeks to live with pandemic

13-Oct-2021 Intellasia | Koreaherald | 5:02 AM

South Korea is seeking to live with the pandemic by relaxing its social distancing rules and launching an expert committee for a return to normalcy. “If the situation [...] » More

Korean battery firms to shoulder $1.2 billion of GM’s Bolt EV recall costs

13-Oct-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:02 AM

South Korean battery firms LG Chem Ltd (051910.KS) and LG Electronics Inc (066570.KS) will be shouldering a combined $1.2 billion for general Motors Co’s (GM.N) Bolt [...] » More

LG units say results accounted for $918 million costs from GM’s Bolt recall

13-Oct-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:02 AM

South Korea’s LG Chem Ltd (051910.KS) and LG Electronics Inc (066570.KS) said on Tuesday their latest quarterly results accounted for costs of about 1.1 trillion won [...] » More

Navy cut back on live-fire drills under Moon

13-Oct-2021 Intellasia | Koreaherald | 5:02 AM

The Navy has steadily scaled back exercises using live ammunition since President Moon Jae-in took office in 2017, a lawmaker said, amid concerns that Moon’s North [...] » More