NEWS ANALYSIS

TALK about FOMO. As much as we may think venture capitalists are crazy to keep pouring kerosene on the global ride-hailing wars, a quick look at the shenanigans on China's bike-share battlefield...

STRAIT TALK

FIFTY years ago, the supertanker Torrey Canyon went aground off Land's End in south-west England and spilt some 117,000 tonnes of crude oil, which caused immense damage along the parts of the...

EDITORIAL

WHEN US reconnaissance planes found evidence of Soviet missiles in Cuba in the fall of 1962, President John Kennedy decided to declare a naval blockade of Cuba, with ships ordered to confront and...

ANALYTICS is a scientific and data-driven approach to help organisations solve problems, make better decisions and increase productivity. Despite its business origins, analytics has been applied in...

THE BOTTOM LINE

THERE was bound to be a political commotion when the Trump administration released its 2018 budget. After all, it isn't every day that the White House proposes deep cuts in agency spending. ...

ALMOST every American who went through the public school system probably recalls the informative and entertaining class, "How a Bill Becomes a Law", which usually included the screening of...

COMMENTARY

THE Indonesian government's tax amnesty programme, which is due to expire by the end of March 2017, has had limited effect so far for Singapore, but events over the horizon could change this ...

SOVEREIGN wealth funds (SWFs) are weighing the benefits of cooperating more widely with multinational institutions such as the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank to encourage cross-...

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

WE refer to "Are dividends good?" (BT, March 27) which made reference to Keppel Corporation. ...

EDITORIAL

NOW that Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his wife, Akie, have denied involvement in a land sale to a controversial Osaka school, and rejected allegations that they donated to the...