EDITORIAL

THE news that water treatment firm Hyflux has sought court protection while it reorganises its liabilities was unwelcome but not entirely unexpected.

BANK of England (BOE) governor Mark Carney said on Tuesday he expected Britain's economy would bounce back from a weak start to the year when it was hit by heavy snowstorms, keeping the prospect...

INDONESIA'S economy expanded at a slower pace last quarter than economists had forecast, a setback for the government after eight interest rate cuts in the past two years...

THE European Commission shrugged off the euro area's sluggish start to the year and said economic growth will almost match 2017's best-in-a-decade performance...

[BEIJING] China’s economy is giving little sign that a slowdown is approaching, with services strengthening and manufacturing remaining robust.

[LONDON] Europe’s economy lost momentum in the first quarter as expansions slowed from France to the UK, threatening to undermine the global growth the continent previously helped power.

<p/> [WASHINGTON] The economy grew at an annual rate of 2.3 per cent in the first quarter, the government reported Friday, offering a preliminary glance at how last year’s sweeping package of...

OPINION

FINANCE ministers of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations have just concluded their 22nd Meeting in Singapore, as Asean embarks on the second half of its journey towards its centennial. As now...

FINANCE ministers of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations have just concluded their 22nd Meeting in Singapore, as Asean embarks on the second half of its journey towards its centennial. As now...

[TOKYO] ,Japan left unchanged its assessment that the economy is gradually recovering, suggesting in an economic report growth will rebound from an expected slowdown in the first quarter.