[WASHINGTON] A US Navy ship has sailed in disputed South China Sea waters near a reef claimed by Beijing, a US official said.

SINGAPORE has filed its written observation with the International Court of Justice (ICJ) on the admissibility of Malaysia's application to revise the ICJ's 2008 judgement in the case...

[HONG KONG] Moody's Investors Service downgraded Hong Kong's local and foreign currency issuer ratings just hours after it cut China's credit ratings for the first time in nearly 30...

SINGAPORE'S Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) said on Thursday that economic growth this year is likely to be better than last year's 2 per cent, but kept its earlier forecast range of 1...

[WELLINGTON] The New Zealand government expects to post a bigger-than-forecast budget surplus in 2017 and plans to invest the extra cash in infrastructure to fuel the growing economy, Finance...

[LONDON] British police investigating the Manchester attack carried out a controlled explosion at an address in the south of the city early Thursday.

[SEOUL] South Korea's central bank kept interest rates unchanged for a 11th straight month on Thursday, opting for stability in its first policy review since President Moon Jae In's...

SINGAPORE'S non-oil domestic exports (NODX) expanded by 15.2 per cent year-on-year in the first quarter of this year, extending the 2.7 per cent increase in the previous quarter, on increased...

SINGAPORE'S economic growth this year is likely to be better than last year's 2 per cent, even as the city-state's Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) keeps its earlier forecast...

[TRIPOLI] Libya has arrested a brother and the father of the man suspected of carrying out the bombing in the British city of Manchester, a relative and security sources said Wednesday.