Friday, Jun 14, 2019


Aug 23, 2019 12:30 PM

Hawker tech startup Kedai Sayur raises US$4m led by East Ventures

KEDAI Sayur, an Indonesian startup that empowers vegetable hawkers by using technology, has closed a US$4 million...

Aug 23, 2019 12:04 PM

Harvard economist Carmen Reinhart warns Hong Kong could trigger world recession

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong's rolling political turmoil could prove a tipping point for the world economy, Harvard...

Aug 23, 2019 12:04 PM

French winemakers jittery over Trump tariff threats ahead of G-7

[PARIS] French winegrowers are on tenterhooks as they wait to see whether Donald Trump will follow through with his...

Aug 23, 2019 11:55 AM

Asia: Investors bide time ahead of much-anticipated Powell speech

[HONG KONG] Asian markets headed into the weekend on a cautious note on Friday ahead of a key speech by Federal...

Aug 23, 2019 11:11 AM

Asian petrochemical profits slammed by trade war crossfire, oversupply

[SINGAPORE] Profits from making petrochemicals in Asia have plunged to their lowest in months as the unrelenting...

Aug 23, 2019 11:06 AM

Japan's SMFG to acquire British asset manager for 20b yen

[TOKYO] Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group (SMFG) will acquire British asset manager TT International for about 20...