Despite a 250 per cent increase in healthcare expenditure across the Asean region, outcome measures such as life expectancy and Universal Health Coverage (UHC) index scores remain lower across the...

[KUALA LUMPUR] Malaysian politician Anwar Ibrahim said he was "confident" his camp has the numbers to form the next government, which would potentially allow him to finally succeed long-time rival...

[SYDNEY] Australia will cut the number of government departments next year to focus on the continuity of policy and improving service, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Thursday.

CANADIAN Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's Liberal Party held onto power in a nail-biter of a general election on Monday, but as a weakened minority government.

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WITH Singapore gearing up to spend billions of dollars in mitigating the impact of climate change, bankers are looking to statutory boards for the issuance of green bonds to spur the growth of a S...

THE BOTTOM LINE

IT IS ironic that in a progressive, technologically advanced nation like Singapore, so many people seem fairly worried about technology and its impact on their future job security.

[ROME] Italy's president asked Giuseppe Conte to head up a coalition of the 5-Star Movement and opposition Democratic Party (PD) on Thursday, a move could that could improve in Italy's fractious...

SINGAPORE ECONOMY

BARELY a month after the government lowered the upper-range of the full-year growth forecast by one percentage point to between 1.5 and 2.5 per cent, it is again reviewing this estimate, as recent...

[BANGKOK] Thailand's main opposition Pheu Thai party on Wednesday urged other parties that contested a March election to reject a coalition offer by a pro-army party seeking to keep the ruling...