INVESTING in Asia for 30 years has shown me that crises profoundly change the market landscape. So, what have I learnt from past crises?


THE Covid-19 pandemic has resulted in tragic human cost and catalysed a global response from governments, public and private institutions - the scale and impact of which are unprecedented in peace...


WHILE Singapore, and many other countries, have begun easing off circuit breaker measures domestically, the same cannot be said for cross-border movement. Many countries have closed their borders...

BURIED in a set of little-known data are early signs that the hardware side of the technology sector may be rebounding from the pandemic-driven plunge.

THE New York gold market has been flipped on its head in just a couple of months, with a scramble for the precious metal turning into a market glut.

SINGAPORE's pension system ranks 30th, middle of the range, in a global study of 70 pension plans by Allianz SE.

THE reverberations of the Covid-19 pandemic can be imagined through the lens of Edward Lorenz's "butterfly effect", visual imagery the MIT meteorology professor used to suggest that the flap of a...


FATHER-OF-SIX Nicolas Bryon didn't get much sleep in March, but it wasn't family duties keeping him up. As global markets crashed, the Sydney-based hedge-fund manager rose every hour to check on...


PRIVATE home prices are poised for a moderate decline as unemployment looks set to rise and property viewings continue to be disallowed due to social distancing measures.


May 30, 2020 05:03 PM

Singapore secured S$13b in investment commitments in Jan-Apr 2020; exceeds EDB projection

SINGAPORE secured S$13 billion in investment commitments from January to April this year, already exceeding the...

May 30, 2020 05:00 PM

Govt to help firms change business models for Covid-19 world: Chan Chun Sing

WITH no return to a pre-Covid world and no quick transition to a post-Covid one, Singapore "must learn to live and...

May 30, 2020 03:28 PM

506 new Covid-19 cases in Singapore, including 2 Singaporeans and PRs

[SINGAPORE] A total of 506 new coronavirus cases were preliminarily confirmed on Saturday afternoon, including two...

May 30, 2020 02:47 PM

Malaysia headed for recession in six months, statistician says

[SINGAPORE] The Malaysian economy is about to feel the full brunt of the coronavirus pandemic.

May 30, 2020 02:34 PM

Merkel a 'no' for Trump's in-person G7 summit: report

[WASHINGTON] German Chancellor Angela Merkel will not attend an in-person summit of G7 leaders that US President...