Tuesday, Oct 27, 2020


Nov 25, 2020 07:16 AM

China's bond defaults show Beijing's war on debt is back

[SHANGHAI] A spurt of missed debt repayments by three Chinese state-owned firms - a coal miner, a chipmaker and an...

Nov 25, 2020 07:11 AM

Luxury fans in China chase neat shot of investment with vintage Moutai liquor

[BEIJING] As luxury spending rebounds in China, consumers with money to burn have a new habit beyond fancy bags and...

Nov 25, 2020 07:05 AM

US will distribute 6.4 million Covid-19 vaccine doses in first tranche

[WASHINGTON] The US plans to distribute 6.4 million doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine in the first week...

Nov 25, 2020 07:02 AM

Zimbabwe losing US$1.5b gold a year to smuggling: report

[HARARE] A report published on Tuesday by a global research group estimated that cash-strapped Zimbabwe is losing at...

Nov 25, 2020 06:58 AM

Others to get vaccine first as Canada lacks production capacity: Trudeau

[OTTAWA] Canadians can expect the first doses of a Covid-19 vaccine in early 2021, likely later than those countries...

Nov 25, 2020 06:56 AM

France, Britain ease lockdowns as second virus wave subsides

[PARIS] Britain and France on Tuesday announced their intention to ease coronavirus restrictions in the run-up to...