CHINA'S banks are being offered cash and given instructions to boost lending, adding to evidence of a shift toward greater official support for the economy...

[KUALA LUMPUR] Malaysian investigators are said to have issued arrest warrants for two former executives of troubled state fund 1Malaysia Development Bhd, or 1MDB, according to a person with...

[TOKYO] SoftBank Group Corp chief executive Masayoshi Son slammed on Thursday the Japanese government's ride-sharing ban and said the country had fallen behind overseas rivals in areas such as...

[BEIJING] China's foreign-exchange regulator said it has to assess the impact of trade friction on capital flows and will use "counter-cyclical" measures to respond to short-term...

UOB on Thursday said it has invested and partnered with Israeli fintech firmĀ Personetics to boost its use of artificial intelligence (AI) across its markets in South-east Asia.

[SAO PAULO] Switzerland's Finance Minister Ueli Maurer said in an interview on Wednesday that the Swiss franc was overvalued relative to the euro, but added that the country and its companies...

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THE dollar rose to a three-week high on Wednesday, as demand increased after upbeat comments from US Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell about the US economy.

GOLDMAN Sachs named David Solomon as its new chief executive on Tuesday, implementing a much-telegraphed succession plan as it expands beyond its Wall Street roots to the broader consumer market.

OCBC Bank has made its foray into the e-commerce scene with the launch of a new online marketplace that offers a host of products and services tailored for mothers.