[WASHINGTON] US authorities are in the "advanced" stages of a criminal probe that could result in an indictment of Chinese technology giant Huawei, a report said on Wednesday...

[WASHINGTON] US economic activity continued to expand at least modestly in recent weeks but political and trade uncertainty is undercutting optimism, the Federal Reserve said Wednesday.

[LONDON] British Prime Minister Theresa May on Wednesday narrowly survived a no-confidence vote sparked by the crushing defeat of her Brexit deal just weeks before the UK leaves the European Union.

NEWS ANALYSIS

WITH unpredictability the only certainty, Britain's currency, stock and bond markets appear to be hoping for the best, in their sanguine immediate reaction to Prime Minister Theresa May's...

WHAT next? That's the question on everyone's lips after British MPs trounced Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit deal on Tuesday, triggering a no-confidence vote in the government...

BUDGET WISH LIST

BUDGET 2019 should help Singapore realise its Smart Nation vision, said KPMG on Wednesday, recommending moves in financial services, real estate, healthcare and life sciences, consumer retail and...

THE US Justice Department's decision to expand a federal prohibition on Internet gambling will cast a pall over the industry as businesses and state lotteries evaluate the implications of the...

CHINA'S central bank injected a record US$83 billion into the country's financial system on Wednesday, seeking to avoid a cash crunch that would put further pressure on the weakening...

THE share of workers here whose companies offer formal flexible work arrangements continues to grow, and employers are offering more types of arrangements.

INDIAN Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ruling party is in favour of an expansionary economic policy and does not consider the government's plan to keep the fiscal deficit to 3.3 per cent of...