SINGAPORE'S factory output fell 0.7 per cent year-on-year in December, moderating from November's revised figure of an 8.9 per cent fall, according to preliminary figures from the Singapore...

AMID tepid optimism following the preliminary China-US Phase One trade deal, concern in the region has now shifted to the novel coronavirus outbreak originating in Wuhan. The rapid spread of the...

ANOTHER two people here have been confirmed to have the Wuhan virus, bringing the total to three, the Ministry of Health said on Friday.


SERVICE sector activity in Asia, especially tourism-related fields, would be the most vulnerable should the Wuhan virus outbreak escalate sharply.


THE metropolis of Wuhan, with a population of 11 million, is under unprecedented quarantine as a deadly virus, believed to have originated there, spreads around the world ahead of the Lunar New...

WUHAN'S status as a transport and manufacturing hub have fuelled its economic rise and drawn comparisons with Chicago's role as a pivotal city in the centre of a giant economy.


HOMEGROWN biotech firm Veredus Laboratories on Friday announced it is developing a test for the Wuhan virus.

THE accountancy sector expects revenue growth of 5 per cent in 2020, based on a national census of registered accounting entities (AEs) by the Singapore Accountancy Commission (SAC).

PRIME Minister Lee Hsien Loong said Singapore's economy could improve in 2020 only if any number of global risks do not materialise, particularly emanating from the US.

THE "one country, two systems" principle that governs Hong Kong may not last unless the government makes progress on protester concerns over the lack of affordable housing in the Asian financial...