[WUHAN] A 20-year-old Chinese woman from Wuhan, the epicentre of the coronavirus outbreak, travelled 675km north to Anyang where she infected five relatives, without ever showing signs of...

[ROME] The first European to succumb to the coronavirus has died in Italy, just hours after 10 towns were locked down following a flurry of new cases.

BANK EARNINGS

SWEPT into fresh uncertainty from the virus outbreak, Singapore banks are cautious over the next three to six months, given that about 10 per cent of their total loan portfolio is seen to be...

VIRUS OUTBREAK

EMPLOYERS who force their staff to take leave for the mandatory 14-day stay-home notice or leave of absence (LOA) could have their work-pass privileges suspended, said the Ministry of Manpower (...

VIRUS OUTBREAK

AIRLINES operating in the Asia-Pacific region stand to lose a combined US$27.8 billion of revenue this year in the ongoing coronavirus crisis, the International Air Transport Association said on...

BANK EARNINGS

OCBC Bank is expecting a revenue growth hit of about 2 per cent from earlier projections for FY2020 as a result of the novel coronavirus outbreak, even as it raised dividends on the back of a...

PROPERTY developer UOL Group said on Friday that it is passing "all the savings from the property tax rebate" announced in Budget 2020 on to retail tenants at its three shopping malls - United...

SWEPT into fresh uncertainty from the virus outbreak, Singapore banks are cautious over the next three to six months, with about 10 per cent of their total loan portfolio seen to be exposed to...

[SHANGHAI] Government measures to contain the spread of the coronavirus in China look set to delay the rollout of next-generation 5G telecom networks, a key technology initiative for the country's...

[HONG KONG] Shortages of goods and food triggered by the coronavirus outbreak has raised the spectrr of faster inflation across Asia in coming months.