[WASHINGTON] US central bankers said the recent tax cuts could juice the economy more than expected in the near term, meaning further interest rate hikes likely will be needed, according to meeting...

SINGAPORE BUDGET 2018

BANKS with operations here are likely to be watching their expenses on imported services a little closer than before, as a small portion of goods and services tax (GST) will be levied on them in two...

SINGAPORE BUDGET 2018

NETFLIX has an office in Singapore, but it does not collect goods and services tax (GST) for its subscriptions now.

SELF-EMPLOYED persons should make Medisave contributions as they earn, instead of annually. Corporate service-buyers and intermediaries that link the self-employed with clients - such as ride-hailing...

DIGITAL transformation in the economy will add an estimated US$10 billion to Singapore's gross domestic product (GDP) and increase GDP growth at an annual rate of 0.6 per cent by 2021...

THE final version of a landmark deal aimed at cutting trade barriers in some of the Asia-Pacific's fastest-growing economies was released on Wednesday, signalling the pact was a step closer to...

PRESIDENT Donald Trump's pledge to fix America's ailing roads, bridges and airports may get an unlikely boost from retirement savers some 16,000 km away in Australia...

MINUTES from the Reserve Bank of India's meeting this month showed monetary policy committee members expressing concerns about accelerating inflation, although that was also tempered by...

THAILAND is not concerned about the movement of fugitive former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra and his sister, also an ousted former leader, after recent visits by the pair to several Asian cities...

MORE than 60 Conservative lawmakers have written to Theresa May demanding a quick, clean break from the European Union, adding pressure on the prime minister before her ministers meet to decide...