Publication date 18 July 2019 | 13:36 | ICT
Fresh trade worries and uncertainty about the US Federal Reserve’s (Fed) plans for cutting interest rates weighed on Asian markets on Wednesday while fears of a hard Brexit kept the pound wallowing at more than two-year lows.
Publication date 18 July 2019 | 13:32 | ICT
Vinacapital on Tuesday announced that it had acquired the business operations of Smartly Pte Ltd, one of the first robo-advisory investment platforms to launch in Singapore.
Publication date 18 July 2019 | 12:25 | ICT
With plant closures hanging over the start of contract negotiations, General Motors (GM) chief Mary Barra on Tuesday warned the United Auto Workers (UAW) union that the industry is facing a difficult road ahead.
Publication date 18 July 2019 | 11:43 | ICT
The top EU trade official defended the blockbuster deal between the bloc and major South American partners on Wednesday, insisting it binds Brazil to the Paris Agreement on climate change.
Publication date 18 July 2019 | 11:25 | ICT
Christine Lagarde will resign from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on September 12 as she awaits final word on her nomination to the presidency of the European Central Bank (ECB), she announced on Tuesday.
Publication date 18 July 2019 | 09:58 | ICT
The Japanese government has provided more than $52 million in grants for Cambodia’s socio-economic development projects so far this year, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation said.
Publication date 18 July 2019 | 09:39 | ICT
Vietnam wants to foster cooperation between countries in the Mekong sub-region and share experiences in agricultural and rural development through policy advisory networks of not only government agencies but also non-governmental or
Publication date 18 July 2019 | 08:57 | ICT
Singapore's exports fell by double digits for the fourth straight month, with shipments in the key electronics sector sinking by nearly a third.
Publication date 18 July 2019 | 08:51 | ICT
Phuket, Thailand looks set to weather a perfect storm as soaring hotel supply is forecast to be challenged by declining tourism demand.
Publication date 18 July 2019 | 08:19 | ICT
Chinese company Jiangsu Lianfa Textile Co Ltd plans to invest in cotton in Pursat province to process fabrics and supply the Kingdom’s garment factories, according to the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries.