Tuesday, Jan 21, 2020


Feb 19, 2020 08:42 AM

China's coronavirus death toll surges past 2,000: government

[BEIJING] The death toll from China's new coronavirus epidemic jumped past 2,000 on Wednesday after 136 more people...

Feb 19, 2020 08:40 AM

US prosecutors accuses ex-Alstom executives of bribery

[WASHINGTON] Federal prosecutors in the United States on Tuesday revealed bribery charges against two former...

Feb 19, 2020 08:37 AM

EU to unveil plans to boost European firms, rein in US tech giants

[BRUSSELS] The European Commission will on Wednesday launch the first of a raft of proposals to help European...

Feb 19, 2020 08:24 AM

Great Eastern Q4 profit more than doubles to S$287m

GREAT Eastern Holdings on Wednesday posted a net profit of S$287 million for the fourth quarter ended Dec 31, 2019...

Feb 19, 2020 08:18 AM

Tokyo: Stocks open higher on Wednesday

[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks opened higher on Wednesday as investors adjusted their positions amid lingering fears over the...

Feb 19, 2020 08:17 AM

Mediterranean diet boosts good bacteria, curbs harmful ones

[PARIS] Switching in old age from a bland, unvaried diet to a Mediterranean mix of fresh veggies, fruits and fish...