Thursday, Nov 05, 2020


Nov 25, 2020 08:26 AM

Watchdog criticises poor planning that left UK without enough PPE as Covid-19 struck

[LONDON] Britain's failure to stockpile key pieces of personal protective equipment (PPE) before the coronavirus...

Nov 25, 2020 08:22 AM

After borrowing surge, UK's Sunak to announce more spending

[LONDON] British finance minister Rishi Sunak, who has already pledged over 200 billion pounds (S$358.1 billion) to...

Nov 25, 2020 08:18 AM

Tokyo: Stocks open higher on Wednesday

[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks opened higher on Wednesday as investors took heart from rallies on Wall Street, thanks to...

Nov 25, 2020 07:22 AM

US oil industry group pledges to fight possible Biden fracking limits

[BENGALURU] If US President-elect Joe Biden tries to restrict development of oil and gas drilling on federal lands,...

Nov 25, 2020 07:18 AM

Dell posts surprise revenue rise on booming demand for remote-work tools

[BENGALURU] Dell Technologies Inc reported a surprise rise in third-quarter revenue on Tuesday, driven by buoyant...

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...