ON THE surface, it might seem like a logical conclusion to make that trade financing volumes are shrinking in line with the global slowdown on the back of the US-China trade conflict.

WALL STREET INSIGHT

IT'S all about the Fed.

STARTUPS

FOR the next stage of its evolution, consumer-focused remittance startup InstaReM is going after the potentially lucrative small and medium enterprise (SME) market.

ASEAN BUSINESS

INDONESIA'S plan to lower corporate tax rates to 20 per cent from 25 per cent is positive for the earnings of most listed companies, say analysts from Maybank Kim Eng.

IN 2015, the last time any study of its kind was published, the Finance Ministry looked at incomes of those born from 1978-1982 (aged 37-41 this year) and concluded that inter-generational income...

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...