IN A move that could lower risks, fundsupermart is launching a new bond trading platform where investors can trade smaller amounts of bonds that are typically sold only to institutional investors.

DELINQUENT debts have steadily declined in the last six months, as small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) demand faster payment from customers when they agree to do business on credit.

A PLANNED visit to Pearl Harbor later this month by Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, which was meant simply as a reciprocal gesture in return for the historic trip this year by US President Barack...

INDIA'S central bank unexpectedly kept its key policy rate unchanged at 6.25 per cent on Wednesday, despite calls for action in the face of an intense cash shortage that threatens to slam the...

BANK Negara Malaysia (BNM) does not appear to have intervened too much in the currency market over the second half of November when the ringgit was roiling as its international reserves dipped by...

PRESIDENT Tony Tan Keng Yam turned broker on Wednesday and closed four trades worth over S$520 million, helping to generate commissions for charity.

CITIGROUP is helping e-commerce players expand their operations in Asean, where the potential is huge but where their progress is frustrated by a lack of infrastructure, says Melvyn Low, Citi's...

THE Asia-Pacific luxury-travel market is growing robustly despite the uncertain economic climate, said Christy Donato, vice-president of global brand management at JW Marriott Hotels and Resorts.

WITH many key US policies remaining undefined under President-elect Donald Trump, an unusual amount of uncertainty is hanging over the economic outlook for the Asia-Pacific, said S&P Global...

MALAYSIAN financier Low Taek Jho's family is reaching far and wide to stop the US from seizing US$650 million in real estate and business investments that the government claims were acquired...