Saturday, Oct 10, 2020


Oct 23, 2020 06:04 AM

US: Wall Street closes higher, trade choppy as stimulus talks eyed

[NEW YORK] Shares on Wall Street ended higher on Thursday in choppy trading, as investors cheered the prospect of...

Oct 23, 2020 05:58 AM

Oil struggles to recover after US petrol stocks build

[NEW YORK] Oil prices ticked up on Thursday, boosted by the possibility of an economic stimulus package in the...

Oct 23, 2020 05:53 AM

Europe: Stocks end little changed as aid hope tempers virus

[BENGALURU] European equities closed broadly flat as positive earnings reports and optimism about US stimulus offset...

Oct 23, 2020 05:50 AM

Global household wealth holds steady amid pandemic: report

GLOBAL household wealth has held steady amid the crisis wrought by Covid-19, given timely relief measures from...

Oct 23, 2020 01:41 AM

MAS bans ex-BSI banker from financial services over US$5m 'secret profits' tied to 1MDB

THE Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has banned Kevin Michael Swampillai, the former head of the wealth...

Oct 23, 2020 01:17 AM

Singapore fines Goldman Sachs US$122 million over 1MDB scandal

THE Singapore authorities have fined Goldman Sachs Singapore US$122 million over its involvement in the 1MDB scandal...