CHINA'S economy is slowing down - weighed down by a trade spat with the US with no resolution in sight - but there's no let-up in its consumers' wanderlust.

ASIA-BASED urban and infrastructure consultancy group Surbana Jurong has been appointed master planner for the development of a digital economy hub in the district of Nongsa, which is on the...

SINGAPORE has to take an inclusive approach to develop a workforce to meet the changing needs of the digital economy, said Minister for Communications and Information S Iswaran on Friday.

BT EXCLUSIVE

THE billionaire cofounder of Hongkong-listed AAC Technologies, which makes miniaturised components including speakers and microphones for mobile devices, is understood to be acquiring a bungalow...

JAPAN'S core inflation slowed to its weakest in about two years in June, underlining policymakers' long battle to boost consumer prices and adding to speculation the Bank of Japan could deliver...

STARTUPS

THE absence of a thriving music technology ecosystem in the region inspired founders of Musiio, Hazel Savage and Aron Pettersson, to combine their music and artificial intelligence (AI)...

THE Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) confirmed on Friday that David Hardoon has relinquished his role as chief data officer (CDO) to take on the newly-created role in MAS of special adviser (...

BT EXCLUSIVE

SINGAPORE Exchange Regulation (SGX RegCo) plans to seek public feedback on a proposal to scrap the minimum trading price (MTP) requirement for Mainboard-listed companies, The Business Times has...

ONWARDS and upwards. We assume, as we have historically seen, that each generation will be better off - more successful and richer - than the one before. But with rapid asset inflation and a...

PRUDENTIAL LAWSUIT

DEFENCE lawyers on Thursday questioned expert estimates of the future profits Prudential Assurance Co Singapore would forego when 244 of its agents left.