VIRUS OUTBREAK

AT LEAST two banks in Hong Kong have introduced relief measures for home mortgage borrowers hurt by the coronavirus outbreak, in a move analysts say could help lower foreclosures in an economy...

VIRUS OUTBREAK

RIPPLE effects of the novel corona-virus are being keenly felt in global commodity markets, and market observers are expecting it to have a longer and larger impact than the severe acute...

WUHAN VIRUS OUTBREAK

THE Wuhan virus outbreak is likely to have a much wider and deeper impact on the world economy than the severe acute respiratory syndrome (Sars) episode of 2003, and Singaporeans need to be...

[SHANGHAI] Chinese financial firms will deploy measures used during the Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (Sars) outbreak nearly two decades ago to combat the new virus when markets reopen next...

MUCH like in the Sars (severe acute respiratory syndrome) outbreak in 2003, airlines now face risks from the global spread of the Wuhan coronavirus, S&P Global Ratings said in a report on...

RISING concerns over an outbreak of a deadly coronavirus originating from Wuhan, China has stalled the risk-on market rally which began in October last year.

COMMENTARY

THE sad and terrifying news reports about the rising number of people who have been killed or sickened by the mysterious virus from China are beginning to exact a toll on global stock markets....

[SEOUL] South Korea on Monday confirmed its first case of the SARS-like virus that is spreading in China, as concerns mount about a wider outbreak.

[PARIS]  A mysterious SARS-like virus has spread around China with more than 200 diagnosed cases in the cities of Wuhan, Beijing and Shenzhen, plus two people infected in Thailand and another case...

[BENGALURU] The United States will begin screening efforts at three US airports to detect travellers from the central Chinese city of Wuhan who may have symptoms of a new respiratory virus that so...