THE Loh family took to the concrete Orchard Road pavement for 20 hours with the aim of purchasing new mattresses for their home.

THE BROAD VIEW

IN 1967, the company that would become the world-famous shoe brand Nike needed an identity for its new, state-of-the-art running shoe.

[CHICAGO] Early-morning crowds were light on Black Friday, the start of the US holiday shopping season, as more people picked up deals online and the traditional rush was split by stores opening the...

[HONG KONG] A CHINESE private equity firm is in advanced talks to buy control of Pure Group, which operates Pure Yoga and Pure Fitness centres in Singapore, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Taipei and New York,...

[TOKYO] SHARES of Mitsubishi Materials Corp fell as much as 11 per cent on Friday, the lowest since August, after the firm said its subsidiaries had falsified product data, the latest in a series of...

THE Loh family took to the hard concrete Orchard Road pavement for 20 hours with the aim of purchasing soft, new mattresses for their home.

WEST HARDFORD] US shoppers had splurged more than US$1.52 billion online by Thanksgiving evening, and more bargain hunters turned up at stores this year after two weak holiday seasons as retailers...

[SYDNEY] Australia's biggest department store chain, Myer Holdings Ltd, said on Friday challenging conditions would continue into the second quarter, as it prepared for a crucial vote on the...

[GUIYANG, China] Giant robots and futuristic cyberpunk castles rise out of lush mountain slopes on the outskirts of Guiyang, the capital of one of China's poorest provinces...

THAI Beverage reported net profit of 34.7 billion baht (S$1.43 billion) for the 12 months ended Sept 30, a 38.5 per cent jump from the same period last year.