SOME developers may not be admitting as much but there are increasing signs that times are tough in real estate in China.

[SHANGHAI] Some developers may not be admitting as much but there are increasing signs that times are tough in real estate in China.

[KUALA LUMPUR] Malaysia will review its labour laws to cut an "over-dependence" on foreign labour and address other issues, its prime minister said on Thursday, amid simmering discontent against...

[FRANKFURT] Deutsche Bank AG is preparing to cut as much as half its global workforce in equities trading as part of a broad restructuring to boost profitability, people with knowledge of the...

COMMENTARY

IMAGINE having the ability to know when something is about to break down - be it your mobile device, your car or a machine in your manufacturing facility. The pre-emptive knowledge would certainly...

COMMENTARY

TECHNOLOGY has transformed our economy, redefined the way we work and shaken up the status quo. Finance, among other industries, is facing dramatic transformation brought about by new market...

SINGAPORE BUDGET 2019

THE government is providing more support for workers to upskill in a competitive and technology-intensive environment, including through the introduction of initiatives for Singaporeans to move...

[COPENHAGEN] ISS A/S of Denmark, which is the world's largest cleaning company, is planning to get rid of about 100,000 jobs -- representing a fifth of its global workforce -- as it exits 13...

QUESTION TIME WITH MENTOR JOHN

DIVERSITY at the workplace makes good business sense. Research shows that companies with a more diverse workforce perform better. Diverse teams typically are more innovative, and a range of...