[RIYADH] Saudi Arabia plans to raise domestic gasoline and jet fuel prices in January, part of a program to gradually eliminate energy subsidies as the kingdom seeks to overhaul its economy and...

SINGAPORE will host the upcoming annual Asean-EU Business Summit on March 2, 2018, and it will coincide with the Asean Economic Ministers' meeting with the European Union (EU) trade commissioner...

RETAIL sales continued to decline in October, and just barely notched minute gains when motor vehicles were excluded.

THE Competition Commission of Singapore (CCS) has initiated the second phase of a review on the proposed multibillion-dollar merger between French lens maker Essilor International and Italian eyewear...

[VENTURA, California] Firefighters, taking advantage of a lull in the winds, on Monday held in check a massive Southern California wildfire that has torched hundreds of buildings and charred an area...

[TOKYO] Japan's wholesale prices rose an annual 3.5 per cent in November, the fastest rate in nine years, the Bank of Japan said, in a sign that rising global commodity costs were driving up...

[SYDNEY] An Australian senator quit parliament Tuesday over his links with China in a scandal that coincided with Canberra proposing new foreign interference laws that have sparked fierce criticism...

[BEIJING] Reining in North Korea's nuclear ambitions will top South Korean President Moon Jae In's agenda in Beijing during a visit this week aimed at breaking the ice after a furious row...

THE Housing & Development Board (HDB) has launched a residential site for executive condominium development at Sumang Walk for sale by public tender on Tuesday, under the second half 2017...

[WASHINGTON] US manufacturing and services firms expect to see a stronger economy and rising revenue into 2018, according to a semi-annual survey released Monday.