[TOKYO] Manufacturing activity in major Asian economies took a hit from weak export orders in August, a sign firms are starting to feel the pinch from intensifying trade friction between the United...

[BEIJING] China's manufacturing activity grew at the slowest pace in more than a year in August, with export orders shrinking for a fifth month and employers cutting more staff, a private survey...

[BEIJING] Growth in China’s manufacturing sector unexpectedly picked up in August after a two-month slide, offering some cushion for the slowing economy as the United States rapidly ratchets up...

LION Asiapac reported a 99 per cent fall in fourth-quarter net profit to S$85,000, down from S$15.67 million for the year-ago period, mainly due to the absence of a gain from the disposal of a...

MALAYSIAN wooden bedroom furniture maker LY Corp has posted a net profit of RM6.5 million (S$2.2 million) for its fiscal second quarter, down 39.8 per cent from the same period a year earlier.

VALUETRONICS, the electronics manufacturing services (EMS) firm, has posted a net profit of HK$49.7 million (S$8.7 million) for the first quarter, up 1.9 per cent from the same period a year earlier...

ELECTRONICS components manufacturer Memtech International on Monday posted a net profit of US$2.1 million in its fiscal second quarter, down 56.9 per cent from the same period a year earlier, as...

THE manufacturing sector was once more behind Singapore’s economic growth in the second quarter, according to the latest figures from the Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) on Monday.

MARGIN expansion from more research and development (R&D) work helped Venture Corp more than make up for a revenue shortfall in the second quarter, lifting the group's net profit in line...