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Oct 18, 2019 12:26 PM

US imposes record US$7.5b tariffs on EU

[WASHINGTON] The United States slapped tariffs on a record US$7.5-billion worth of European goods on Friday, with...

Oct 18, 2019 12:26 PM

More competition with four 5G networks but investment risk should be 'contained': Fitch Ratings

INVESTMENT risk for 5G is expected to be contained over the next 18 months, despite raised competition from the...

Oct 18, 2019 12:25 PM

Singapore researchers create world's largest Asian genetic databank, could help doctors globally better diagnose diseases

[SINGAPORE] Researchers in Singapore have created the world's largest genetic databank of Asian populations, which...

Oct 18, 2019 12:18 PM

Pound drops as Johnson faces battle to pass Brexit bill

[HONG KONG] Sterling fell on Friday as investors fret over Boris Johnson's chances of pushing his Brexit deal...

Oct 18, 2019 12:13 PM

Hong Kong's domestic workers dodge tear gas and clashes

[HONG KONG] Indonesian migrant worker Jochel usually spends her sole day off in Hong Kong's parks, chatting with...

Oct 18, 2019 12:07 PM

Asia: Shares erase gains after weak China GDP, pound pulls back

[SHANGHAI] Asian stocks stumbled on Friday after China posted its weakest growth in nearly three decades, countering...