Jan 16, 2021 02:42 PM

US CDC warns new virus variant could fuel huge spikes in Covid cases

[NEW YORK] Federal health officials warned on Friday that a far more contagious variant of the coronavirus first...

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Jan 16, 2021 05:50 AM
PERSPECTIVE

Four rules that should guide Bidenomics

HERE we go again. For the second time in 12 years, a newly elected Democratic president is inheriting an economy in...

Jan 16, 2021 05:50 AM

WEF targets Marina Bay Sands to host Singapore summit: sources

THE World Economic Forum (WEF) is aiming to attract around 1,000 delegates for its Singapore summit in late May and...

Jan 16, 2021 05:50 AM

No need to introduce TraceTogether-only check-ins yet, retailers told

RETAILERS who have started to roll out TraceTogether-only check-ins have been told to hold off for now by the...

Jan 16, 2021 05:50 AM

Biden's giant aid plan to be opening salvo in legislative battle

PRESIDENT-ELECT Joe Biden's US$1.9 trillion economic relief proposal serves as the opening salvo in a legislative...

Jan 16, 2021 05:50 AM
THE BROAD VIEW

What America has lost

THE days ahead in American politics will invariably be dramatic and fraught with danger. After last week's shocking...

Jan 16, 2021 08:48 AM

Brazil airlifts emergency oxygen into pandemic-struck state, vaccine drive lags

[MANAUS/BRASILIA] Brazil's Air Force flew emergency oxygen supplies on Friday to the jungle state of Amazonas...

Jan 16, 2021 08:10 AM

Retired doctors and more syringes: Biden lays out plan to get America vaccinated

[WILMINGTON] US President-elect Joe Biden on Friday said he would order increased production of syringes and other...

Jan 16, 2021 05:50 AM
THE BROAD VIEW

What America has lost

THE days ahead in American politics will invariably be dramatic and fraught with danger. After last week's shocking...

Jan 16, 2021 05:50 AM

Biden's giant aid plan to be opening salvo in legislative battle

PRESIDENT-ELECT Joe Biden's US$1.9 trillion economic relief proposal serves as the opening salvo in a legislative...

Jan 16, 2021 05:50 AM

No need to introduce TraceTogether-only check-ins yet, retailers told

RETAILERS who have started to roll out TraceTogether-only check-ins have been told to hold off for now by the...

Jan 16, 2021 05:50 AM

WEF targets Marina Bay Sands to host Singapore summit: sources

THE World Economic Forum (WEF) is aiming to attract around 1,000 delegates for its Singapore summit in late May and...

Jan 16, 2021 05:50 AM
PERSPECTIVE

Four rules that should guide Bidenomics

HERE we go again. For the second time in 12 years, a newly elected Democratic president is inheriting an economy in...

Jan 15, 2021 10:32 PM

European nations say Covid vaccines fall short as Pfizer slows supplies

[BRUSSELS] Many European nations say they are receiving lower-than-expected supplies of Covid-19 vaccines as US...

Jan 15, 2021 10:20 PM

Dutch PM Rutte confirms government resignation

[THE HAGUE] Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte said his government had resigned Friday over a scandal in which...

Jan 15, 2021 09:25 PM

Philippines senators query government's preference for China vaccine

[MANILA] Philippine senators on Friday questioned the government's preference for the Chinese Covid-19 vaccine after...