HIGHER fair value and other gains boosted UOL's net profit by 14 per cent to S$478.8 million for the full year ended Dec 31, while revenue dipped 5 per cent to S$2.3 billion, the company said on...

[Singapore] A NEW coronavirus cluster, the fifth here, has surfaced in Singapore, the Health Ministry said on Friday (Feb 28), as it announced two new confirmed cases.

WITH travel demand slumping amid the Covid-19 outbreak, Singapore Airlines (SIA) will be cutting salaries of senior management by between 10 and 15 per cent starting March 1, The Business...

[BEIJING] As Wang Xiurong drives passengers around the Chinese capital amid the coronovirus outbreak, she has an added layer of protection: a plastic sheet separating her from her passengers.

[SEOUL] Hyundai Motor shut down a factory in South Korea on Friday after a worker tested positive for the new coronavirus, disrupting production of popular models such as Palisade sport utility...

[WELLINGTON] New Zealand confirmed its first coronavirus case Friday, saying a recent arrival from Iran who travelled to Auckland via Bali had tested positive.

[COLOMBO] From an artificial island in Sri Lanka to a bridge in Bangladesh and hydropower projects in Nepal and Indonesia, China's trillion-dollar Belt and Road plan is stuttering under the...

[BEIJING] A popular game that allows players to create a virus and spread it worldwide has been pulled from Apple's App Store in China, its developer said, as the country battles a real-life...

[SEOUL] K-pop megastars BTS on Friday cancelled four Seoul concerts due in April as the number of novel coronavirus cases in South Korea passed 2,000.

PUBLIC officers on the frontline of the Covid-19 crisis will get a special bonus of up to one month, Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat said in Parliament on Friday.