SINGAPORE Airlines (SIA) has signed an agreement with European planemaker Airbus to be the launch customer of the new ultra-long-range variant of the A350, which will allow the carrier to restore non-stop flights to the United States in 2018.
TWO weeks ago, this column featured Hong Kong's Hang Seng Index (HSI), and argued that the rule of law in the territory means it is the first port of call for global investors to buy China. Today, we take a look at the largest component of the...
Negotiations for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) concluded on Monday after 5½ years of discussions, laying the basis for removing trade hurdles for 12 countries that account for about a third of the global economy. What exactly is the TPP, and why does it matter?
Haze has hit Singapore again, posing health hazards as well as economic losses. BT looks at the causes, the worst incidents so far and the key developments that may add some visibility to the situation.