Jan 15, 2021 09:51 PM

Malaysian medical glove exports face more delays amid shipping container shortage

[KUALA LUMPUR] Malaysia's medical glove makers face weeks of delays in delivering products to customers abroad due...


Jan 15, 2021 05:50 AM

Courts Singapore taking up Robinsons' former Heeren space


COURTS Singapore on Thursday revealed plans to open a new flagship store spanning six storeys of The Heeren's retail...

Jan 14, 2021 09:53 AM

Petco IPO raises US$864m as retailer returns to market

[SAN FRANCISCO] The owner of the animal supply chain store Petco raised US$864 million in an initial public offering...

Jan 14, 2021 05:50 AM

Canada's Circle K owner in talks to buy France's Carrefour

ALIMENTATION Couche-Tard Inc, the convenience-store giant that owns the Circle K chain, said it is exploring a...

Jan 14, 2021 05:50 AM

Australian scientists suggest delaying AstraZeneca vaccine as infections fall

SOME Australian scientists have proposed delaying mass inoculation using AstraZeneca's Covid-19 vaccine with a view...

Jan 14, 2021 05:50 AM

Sally Rooney to publish new novel

A LITTLE more than two years ago, novelist Sally Rooney seemed poised to take a well-earned victory lap. At 27, she...

Jan 14, 2021 05:50 AM

AmBank, CGS-CIMB 'neutral' on glovemaking sector

AMINVESTMENT Bank (AmBank) has maintained its "neutral" stance on the glove sector, citing that valuations for glove...

Jan 14, 2021 05:50 AM

Australians head to sea cliffs for rope jumping

AUSTRALIA'S adventure sport enthusiasts are joining the ranks of those heading to the seaside but for a much more...

Jan 14, 2021 05:50 AM

How Vogue's Kamala Harris cover created an uproar

IN light of all that is going on in Washington, DC, the photo of Vice President-elect's Kamala Harris's Vogue cover...

Jan 14, 2021 05:50 AM

Brexit deal may actually mean less British cod for fish & chips


SCOTTISH fisherman Peter Bruce hoped Brexit would allow him to catch more cod, one of Britain's favourite fish...

Jan 14, 2021 12:22 AM

Intel CEO Bob Swan replaced by VMWare's Pat Gelsinger

[SANTA CLARA] Intel Corp chief executive officer Bob Swan is stepping down Feb 15 and will be replaced by the head...

Jan 13, 2021 05:33 PM

Amazon starts 89 rupee mobile video plan to target India's millions

[BENGALURU] Amazon.com is starting its first mobile-only Prime Video plan, targeting the hundreds of millions of...