TOYOTA Motor Corp on Tuesday said it expects profit to drop 80 per cent to its lowest in nine years, as Japan's biggest automaker grapples with the impact of the novel coronavirus which has sapped...

[BEIJING] Industrial and Commercial Bank of China Ltd (ICBC), the world's biggest commercial lender by assets, said net profit grew 3.04 per cent in the first quarter despite the impact of the...

[BEIJING] China's Geely Automobile Holdings Ltd said on Monday lower sales drove its 2019 net profit down 35 per cent, as China's overall auto market suffered a prolonged slump last year.

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STANDARD Chartered booked a robust 46 per cent jump in annual profit but warned a key earnings target would take longer to meet as the Covid-19 epidemic adds to headwinds in its main markets of...

THE spread of the Covid-19 coronavirus has led to a severe global shortage of face masks as panicked consumers stockpile them. Understandably, the Singapore government has decided to clamp down on...

DUTCH bank ABN Amro reported on Wednesday fourth-quarter net income that missed analysts' estimates, hurt by lower interest income and higher impairments.

[MILAN] US-Italian automaker Fiat Chrysler said Thursday its net earnings fell by nearly a fifth last year as sales slowed, although profitability rose in the final quarter.

[FRANKFURT] German industrial conglomerate Siemens reported Wednesday a tentative start to its 2019-20 financial year with falling profits but said it was on track to spin off its energy...

[BENGALURU] Mastercard  beat Wall Street estimates for quarterly profit on Wednesday as customers spent more on its cards during the US holiday shopping season, boosting fees for the world's...

[NEW YORK] Bank of America Corp posted a 4.1 per cent fall in quarterly profit on Wednesday, as lower interest rates crimped the second-biggest US lender's ability to earn more from loans.