NEW YORK - The US$5.1 trillion-a-day currency market is losing its human touch.

THE Building and Construction Authority (BCA) will from now on publish a forecast of the tenders requiring prefabricated technologies that are expected to be called each year, so construction firms...

AS A teenager in Britain, one of the few television programmes that was a viewing fixture for me was Tomorrow's World. Every week, it looked at innovations that promised to change how human...

BHP Billiton Ltd, the world's biggest mining company, is studying the introduction of giant, automated cargo ships to carry everything from iron ore to coal as part of a strategic shift that may...

SINGAPOREAN employees realise that automation might bring about changes in job security - for better or worse - and are willing to undergo training to meet the challenge of automation.

THE BOTTOM LINE

WE have yet another study that debunks the widespread notion that robots - and other forms of automation, including "artificial intelligence" - will destroy our jobs and lead to a future of...

COMMENTARY

DEMOGRAPHIC changes and economic forces have combined to transform today's business landscape. The shift is here to stay. With attrition rates growing in many regions, especially Asia, retention...

AT JPMorgan Chase & Co, a learning machine is parsing financial deals that once kept legal teams busy for thousands of hours.

[ZURICH] In the shadows of the Alps, Swiss companies are confronting a new reality: They won't be adding manufacturing jobs in the country anytime soon - not for humans, anyway...

[NEW YORK] Technology whizzes who helped Goldman Sachs eliminate hundreds of trading jobs over the past few years are venturing into the bank's flagship M&A business, making some junior...