SINGAPORE'S total domestic market capitalisation has grown the most slowly among major regional bourses so far this year, but the local bourse came out ahead of its South-east Asian counterparts...

SOUTH Korean President Park Geun-hye, engulfed in an influence peddling scandal, said if she was impeached she would wait for a court to uphold the decision, a party official said on Tuesday, a sign...

O&M UNDER SCRUTINY

SEVERAL current and former directors of Swiber Holdings have been hauled up for questioning by the Commercial Affairs Department (CAD) and released on bail.

THE co-founder of mainboard-listed offshore support vessel (OSV) owner-operator Pacific Radiance has been arrested for suspected graft and is out on bail.

JAYALALITHAA Jayaram, the chief minister of south India's Tamil Nadu state and one of the country's most popular political leaders, has died after a prolonged illness, hospital authorities...

BANK of England (BOE) governor Mark Carney has launched a defence of globalisation and set out a manifesto for central bankers and governments to boost growth and make the world economy more equal.

CHINA'S investment is transforming its smaller South-east Asian neighbours like never before while helping turn Cambodia, Laos and Myanmar into bigger destinations for its exports...

BOTH Japan and Singapore have a "strong sharing of minds" on economic growth, which the two nations do not see as a zero-sum game, visiting Singapore President Tony Tan Keng Yam said on...

THE chief executive officer of Singapore Airlines (SIA), Goh Choon Phong, has been awarded the Dwight D Eisenhower Global Innovation Award, making him the first recipient from South-east Asia.

REVIEW 2016

THE local bond market is ending the year with a whimper - beset with anxieties over upcoming interest rate hikes and uncertainty over the incoming policies of the next US president.