HOCK LOCK SIEW

ALTHOUGH the Singapore Exchange (SGX) has made quarterly reporting (QR) voluntary, most companies in the Straits Times Index (STI) have decided to continue with it, which will give investors an...

VIRUS OUTBREAK

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...

MAINBOARD-LISTED iFast Corporation is targeting an ambitious 20 per cent return on equity (ROE) from its digital banking outfit in the next five years, with the firm "confident" of receiving a...

GENERAL Motors Co on Wednesday forecast flat profits for 2020 and reported a better than expected fourth quarter result as it kicked off a new effort to win over investors stampeding into shares...

JAPAN'S Fast Retailing Co cut its full-year outlook after worse than expected quarterly results, hit by Hong Kong protests and a South Korean consumer boycott that dented sales at its Uniqlo...

THAI Beverage's (ThaiBev) full-year net profit swelled 29.7 per cent to 23.3 billion baht (S$1.1 billion), lifted by a stronger showing from its spirits business and its mainboard-listed units,...

PROPERTY developer SingHaiyi Group has swung to a net loss of S$4.6 million for its second quarter ended Sept 30, from a net profit of S$7.7 million a year ago.

UNITED Overseas Bank posted a net profit of S$1.12 billion for the third quarter, rising 8 per cent from S$1.04 billion for the year-ago period, on the back of stronger client franchise income and...

MANULIFE US Real Estate Investment Trust (Reit) said on Thursday its distribution per unit (DPU) for the first quarter rose 22.8 per cent to 1.51 US cents from 1.23 cents for the year-ago quarter...

TSMC, the world's largest contract chipmaker, posted on Thursday its steepest profit decline in over seven years in the first quarter of the year, amid fears about the impact that slowing...