[NEW YORK] The numbers are eye-popping: One million Amazon.com shares offloaded for more than US$3.1 billion. And yet for the seller, Jeff Bezos, it barely puts a dent in his stake in the e-...

[NEW YORK] Blackstone Group said on Wednesday it agreed to acquire genealogy provider Ancestry.com from private equity rivals for US$4.7 billion, including debt, placing a big bet on family-tree...

DBS Group Research has raised its target price on Malaysian glove maker Riverstone Holdings to S$5.51, up from S$3.90 previously. 

SOME 310 million consumers in key South-east Asian markets will make online purchases this year, amid the deadly novel coronavirus pandemic - a surge from 250 million such consumers in 2018, a new...

SINGAPORE Medical Group (SMG) posted a 49.5 per cent drop in net profit to S$3.5 million for its first six months ended June 30, 2020, from S$6.8 million a year ago.

SINGAPORE sought out US Covid-19 vaccine developer Arcturus Therapeutics Holdings and is funding its research in order to secure the first doses of any successful final product, in a reflection of...

THE Competition and Consumer Commission of Singapore (CCCS) on Wednesday said it has concluded an investigation into the online food delivery and virtual kitchen sectors - one that began after a...

THE UK government urged pharmaceutical companies to stockpile a six-week supply of medicines before the country finally leaves the European Union's customs regime at the end of the year, in an...

JAPANESE drugstores were stripped bare of gargling solution by Wednesday, a day after the governor of the western prefecture of Osaka suggested it could help fight coronavirus, triggering panicked...

[LOS ANGELES] Walt Disney's live-action epic Mulan will skip most of the world's movie theatres and go directly to the company's streaming platform in...