BRITAIN'S jobless rate unexpectedly rose for the first time in almost two years and pay growth remained modest, leaving the Bank of England waiting for the stronger labour market that would...

[NEW YORK] Penang-born Broadcom chief executive officer Tan Hock Eng received US$103.2 million in reported compensation last year, his biggest-ever pay package, as the computer-chip maker prepares to...

[LONDON] HSBC has awarded departing chief executive Stuart Gulliver a £6.1 million (S$11.2 million) pay package for his final year in charge, teeing up a possible clash with investors who have...

[REYKJAVIK] In a world first, Iceland has introduced a new law requiring employers to prove they are paying men and women the same wage for doing the same work, or face fines.

AMERICAN International Group Inc's new chief executive Brian Duperreault has pledged to revive the insurer's glory days of top talent, underwriting discipline and fat profit margins...