CHINA'S Alibaba Group Holding Ltd on Tuesday unveiled its most significant business reshuffle since co-founder Jack Ma announced his pending retirement, as the e-commerce firm looks to bolster its...

SINGAPORE-BASED telco startup Circles.Life, which will launch in its first overseas market this month, has nabbed more funding - this time from Singapore government investor EDBI.

[SINGAPORE] Renewable energy investment in the Asia-Pacific region will overtake spending on oil and gas exploration by 2020, consultancy Rystad Energy said on Monday.

GLOBAL energy investment steadied at nearly US$1.85 trillion in 2018 after three years of decline, with slowing energy efficiency and renewables spending offset by increases in oil, gas and coal,...

[TOKYO] Japan Display Inc said on Monday that a planned investment of up to 80 billion yen (S$997.65 million) from a Chinese-Taiwanese group will be delayed as the investor group wants to reassess...

GENERAL Motors on Wednesday announced plans to invest US$700 million in Ohio and to sell a shuttered plant to a company that makes electric trucks, drawing cheers from President Donald Trump who...

THE BOTTOM LINE

WITH the rise of conscious living, more people around the world are more mindful of what they leave behind. Much of the discussion has focused on moderating consumption and lifestyle such as...

SUCCESSFUL social welfare policies distinguish between routine life-cycle demands and unpredictable events. Successful policies encourage people to prepare for routine events by saving and...

THE Canadian investment fund that manages assets for Ontario’s public sector is looking towards Singapore to set up its regional headquarters, as it seeks to boost its portfolio in Asia in the...

[NEW YORK] Strategists at the world's largest asset manager BlackRock Inc told their financial adviser clients on Wednesday to look at cutting back on risk and lower expectations for high returns...