AFTER extreme weather events, failure to mitigate climate change, natural disasters and massive incidents of data fraud, the World Economic Forum (WEF) this year marked cyber attacks as the fifth...

[LONDON] Britain's main opposition Labour party said Tuesday it had suffered a "large-scale cyber attack" which undermined some of its campaign efforts for next month's election.

HONG KONG has been gripped for almost five months by protests demanding greater democracy. Now, a pair of bloody attacks on candidates is raising questions about whether the city can even hold an...

[HONG KONG] A prominent Hong Kong activist and convenor of the Civil Human Rights Front, which has organised many of the city's largest peaceful protests, was assaulted on Wednesday evening, the...

[PARIS] At least four police officers were killed Thursday at Paris police headquarters by a man with a knife, according to a French police union official.

[DUBAI] Saudi Aramco is producing more than 9.9 million barrels a day of crude as it fully recovers from the worst ever attacks on its energy infrastructure.

MALAYSIA'S state-owned energy giant Petronas said it would beef up security at its plants after an attack on a Saudi hub last weekend, and warned oil price volatility in the rest of the year could...

[WASHINGTON] The United States is confident that it will be able to determine who was behind the weekend attacks on Saudi oil facilities, the Pentagon said on Thursday.

COMMODITY prices have been on the sizzle lately but pundits expect the rally to run out of steam - except for bullion, which spectacularly scaled a 14-month high on Friday.

[LONDON] Two oil tankers came under attack Thursday in the Gulf of Oman, forcing their crews to abandon ship and setting at least one vessel ablaze, a month after four tankers were damaged in the...