Archive for May 7th, 2022

International Finance Forum 2022: China and Central Asia to Boost Cooperation on Green Finance and Regional Connectivity

07-May-2022 Intellasia | PR Newswire Asia | 7:03 PM

BEIJING, May 7, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- On April 28, as part of the spring meetings, International Finance Forum (IFF) joined hands with [...] » More

LONGi Solar achieves a significant milestone with over 7GW of high-efficiency solar panels supplied to the Indian market, the highest for Mono-Crystalline.

LONGi Solar achieves a significant milestone with over 7GW of high-efficiency solar panels supplied to the Indian market, the highest for Mono-Crystalline.

07-May-2022 Intellasia | PR Newswire Asia | 3:30 PM

With India on track to achieve its renewable energy targets, LONGi Solar, the largest supplier of solar panels [...] » More

Foreign companies in China confronting unprecedented threats, executives say

07-May-2022 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 1:49 PM

Multinational companies operating in China face unprecedented risks as US-China relations crater, supply chains swoon and hardline nationalism on both sides of the Pacific [...] » More

China builds permanent COVID testing stations for life after lockdown

07-May-2022 Intellasia | Reuters | 1:46 PM

China is setting up thousands of permanent PCR testing stations, with 9,000 already completed in Shanghai alone, as authorities seek to “normalise” tough pandemic [...] » More

Australia, Solomons diplomats meet to calm China security deal nerves

07-May-2022 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 1:40 PM

Australia said it remains the “partner of choice” for Solomon Islands following talks with the Pacific state, which has reacted angrily to criticism of its recent [...] » More

Breaking up HSBC: Ping An’s call to debate the future of HK’s largest bank raises vexing question if its value is greater than the sum of its parts

07-May-2022 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 1:38 PM

HSBC’s decision in 2020 to scrap dividends infuriated the bank’s legion of Hong Kong shareholders from retirees to pension funds who depend on regular payouts by [...] » More

How John Lee’s election rally compares with those of other HK chief executive candidates

07-May-2022 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 1:36 PM

Hong Kong’s sole chief executive candidate John Lee Ka-chiu ended his 53-minute rally on Friday with his campaign team members raising their fists on stage, chanting [...] » More

Coronavirus: home quarantine for arrivals into HK with 3 vaccine jabs? government health adviser suggests scheme amid optimism over falling caseloads

07-May-2022 Intellasia | South China Morning Post | 1:35 PM

Arrivals into Hong Kong who have received three doses of a Covid-19 vaccine should be allowed to quarantine at home, a government health adviser has said while projecting [...] » More

Taiwan reports 36,213 new COVID-19 cases, 10 deaths

07-May-2022 Intellasia | Focustaiwan | 12:54 PM

Taiwan on Friday reported 36,213 new COVID-19 cases, a single-day high, and 10 deaths from the disease, according to the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC). The new [...] » More

Taiwan adds Belarus to export control list due to Ukraine war

07-May-2022 Intellasia | Reuters | 12:46 PM

Taiwan’s government imposed controls on exports of technology to Belarus on Friday, saying Minsk was directly involved in Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. The [...] » More

Taiwan announces sanctions against Belarus over invasion of Ukraine

07-May-2022 Intellasia | Focustaiwan | 12:45 PM

Taiwan announced on Friday a ban on exports of high-tech products to Belarus for its role in Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, with immediate effect, according to the [...] » More

PM affirms neutral Ukraine war stance

PM affirms neutral Ukraine war stance

07-May-2022 Intellasia | BangkokPost | 12:12 PM

Thailand will not take sides in the Russia-Ukraine conflict, confirmed prime minister Prayut Chan-o-cha in advance of a top-level US-Asean meeting that he will be attending [...] » More

PM defies efforts to oust him from office

07-May-2022 Intellasia | BangkokPost | 12:01 PM

Prime minister Prayut Chan-o-cha has defied attempts to unseat him, saying the country will not be better off even if he is forced from office. Commenting on reports of a [...] » More

Campaign period ends today

07-May-2022 Intellasia | PhilStar | 11:59 AM

The campaign period for the May 9 national and local elections officially ends at midnight today. “Tomorrow (May 7) is the last day of campaigning,” Commission on [...] » More

Dirty tricks allegations mar last days of Philippine election campaign

07-May-2022 Intellasia | PhilStar | 11:53 AM

Philippine election rivals traded allegations of dirty tricks and vote-rigging Friday, in the final stretch of an acerbic campaign that is tipped to bring the son of former [...] » More