COMMENTARY

AMID the furore over taxes in Budget 2018, the critical question of Singapore's approach to foreign talent in the face of major manpower and demographic challenges went largely undebated. ...

THE BOTTOM LINE

THE role of economic growth in advanced democracies is not mainly the accumulation of more material goods. By any historical norm, even today's poor are staggeringly wealthy. Economic growth...

[LONDON] Opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn will on Monday call for Britain to keep tariff-free access to the EU after Brexit, arguing that withdrawal from the bloc is "what we make of it...

LATEST US DATA

US job growth surged in January and wages increased further, recording their largest annual gain in more than 8½ years, bolstering expectations that inflation will push higher this year as the labour...

COMMENTARY

APPLE needs to do better. For all the talk of cleaning up its supply chain, too many stories keep popping up about poor working conditions and excessive overtime.

[BRUSSELS] The 28 European Union states failed to agree in a first round of talks on Monday on reforming the bloc's labour rules that poorer countries value but French President Emmanuel Macron...

[LONDON] The opposition Labour Party has said it would keep Britain in the European single market and customs union for a transitional period after Brexit, offering an alternative to the government...

THE UK's opposition Labour Party wants Britain to stay in the European Union's (EU) single market for an extended period after it leaves the bloc, a shift in its position that could...

[REDRUTH, England] British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn is back on the campaign trail just weeks after losing an election, betting that Prime Minister Theresa May's minority government will...

[LONDON] Britain's opposition Labour Party will try to force Theresa May to end restrictive public sector pay rises on Wednesday, adding pressure on the prime minister as a lost election gamble...