PERSPECTIVE

I WAS on a party yacht in Cannes the other night when I found myself locked in one of the classic quandaries of life on the French Riviera: canapés, crudités or rosé?

[FUKUOKA] Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda on Saturday maintained his view the global economy will recover in the latter half of this year, but warned that uncertainties remain as fallout...

[WASHINGTON] The global economy is slowing more than expected and a sharp downturn could require world leaders to coordinate stimulus measures, the International Monetary Fund said on Tuesday as...

FEARS of an imminent recession, which caused major turbulence in financial markets at the end of 2018 and the beginning of 2019, have eased a bit.

CHIEF executive officers (CEOs) across Asean are harbouring greater pessimism than their global peers, in a stark turnaround from previous years, when they were more optimistic.

THE World Bank cut its forecast for the global economy as slowing growth in trade and investment and rising interest rates sapped momentum, especially in emerging markets.

[SINGAPORE] Gold is closing out 2018 on a strong note, with haven demand in the ascendant amid volatile trading in global equities, rising concern about the economic outlook and a drawn-out...

WHILE 2018 was the year trade wars broke out, 2019 will be the year the global economy feels the pain.

[HONG KONG] While 2018 was the year trade wars broke out, 2019 will be the year the global economy feels the pain.

OUTLOOK 2019

THE local housing market could still support Singapore's growth in 2019, despite the curbs unveiled this year, bank analysts said this week....