Thursday, Apr 09, 2020


May 26, 2020 03:36 PM

Japan's Marvelous shares jump 17% as China's Tencent takes 20% stake

[TOKYO] Shares in Japan's Marvelous on Tuesday closed up 17 per cent at their daily limit of 682 yen (S$9.02) after...

May 26, 2020 03:34 PM

Australia, NZ shares hit 2-1/2-month high on bets of economic recovery

[SYDNEY] Australia and New Zealand stock indexes on Tuesday surged to their highest in more than two months, fuelled...

May 26, 2020 03:34 PM

BP's Looney halves top management roles under energy transition plan

[LONDON] BP is more than halving the size of its senior management team as part of Chief Executive Bernard Looney's...

May 26, 2020 03:21 PM

Latin America's largest airline LATAM files for bankruptcy in US

[NEW YORK] Latin America's largest airline LATAM filed for bankruptcy in the US on Tuesday, the company said in a...

May 26, 2020 03:18 PM

383 new Covid-19 cases in Singapore, including 1 Singaporean or PR

[SINGAPORE] A Singaporean or permanent resident is among the 383 new coronavirus cases preliminarily confirmed on...

May 26, 2020 03:06 PM

Virus threatens Chinese traditions of chopsticks and family-style meals

[HONG KONG] At Chilli Kitchen in Beijing, spicy and mouth-numbing Sichuan dishes are laid out family style. Using...