• Mon, 12 Nov 2018 20:00
    Suu Kyi beckons investors to Myanmar despite troubles
    Singapore - Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi on Monday implored foreign investors to take a punt on her country -- Southeast Asia's "final frontier" -- but warned its resources are not open for exploitation at the cost of its people.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 12 Nov 2018 01:00
    MARKET RECOVERY SEEN FROM CHINA TAX INITIATIVE 
    Bear markets tend to present bargain-hunting opportunities to long-term investors. We believe the China market would perform better next year.
    Economy
  • Thu, 08 Nov 2018 12:52
    Asian markets rally as investors see positive in US gridlock
    Asian markets climbed Thursday, building on a global rally as investors bet that gridlock in Washington will clip Donald Trump's wings, preventing him from driving through measures that would likely push up US interest rates.
    business
  • Thu, 08 Nov 2018 09:36
    US Fed on hold but investors await signals on inflation fears
    No US economists believe the Federal Reserve will raise the all-important benchmark interest rate on Thursday but they are watching closely for any signals about how concerned the central bankers are about rising prices.
    business
  • Wed, 07 Nov 2018 14:46
    Asian markets climb as US parties on course to split House, Senate
    Asian markets rose Wednesday as investors tracked results from the US midterm elections with pollsters tipping Congress to be split, in line with forecasts.
    business
  • Tue, 06 Nov 2018 06:52
    Markets steady on eve of US midterm vote
    Stock markets on both sides of the Atlantic held steady on Monday as cautious investors eyed the upcoming US midterm elections, the resumption of Washington's sanctions on Iran and brewing fiscal fears in Italy.
    business
  • Mon, 05 Nov 2018 01:00
    SET VOLATILITY TO STAY, RESISTANCE AT 1,700 POINTS
    The market rebounded by three per cent last week, driven by net purchases by local institutional investors. Others, particularly foreign investors, were net sellers.
    Economy
  • Fri, 02 Nov 2018 07:27
    Apple delivers strong profits, but investors punish shares
    Apple on Thursday delivered blockbuster earnings, but saw shares punished after a disappointing holiday season forecast and word it will stop reporting how many iPhones it sells.
    business
  • Thu, 01 Nov 2018 23:42
    Moody's: Asean insurance markets robust
    Moody's Investors Service says the growth prospects for insurance in six major Asean markets are supported by strong socio-economic fundamentals, but the pace and quality of growth will vary by geography.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 02 Nov 2018 01:00
    Insurance in Asean states to grow but at own pace: Moody’s Investors Service 
    MOODY'S Investors Service says that the growth prospects for insurance in six major Asean markets are supported by strong socio-economic fundamentals, but the pace and quality of growth will vary by geography.
    Economy
  • Mon, 29 Oct 2018 15:08
    Asian shares swing after Wall St fall, bargain-buyers add support
    Asian stocks fluctuated Monday with investors still on edge after last week's rout, with caution after another hammering for Wall Street offsetting bargain-buying.
    business
  • Sat, 27 Oct 2018 07:18
    Tesla under US criminal probe for Model 3 comments: source
    US criminal investigators are probing whether Tesla Motors misled investors about the timetable for meeting key car production targets, a person familiar with the matter said Friday.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 26 Oct 2018 15:46
    Asian markets end week down, more volatility tipped
    Asian markets fell Friday as trade tensions and geopolitical worries kept investors from tracking a rebound on Wall Street, with observers warning of further volatility to come.
    business
  • Thu, 25 Oct 2018 09:27
    Hong Kong stocks dive at open
    Hong Kong shares plunged almost two percent in the opening minutes of trade Thursday, in line with a collapse across Asia and following hefty selling on Wall Street as investors grow increasingly worried about the global outlook.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 18 Oct 2018 15:21
    Asian markets dive with Fed set for more rate hikes
    Asian markets resumed their downtrend on Thursday as investors contemplated more interest rate hikes by the Federal Reserve, while Washington added to China-US frictions and Brexit negotiators struggle to find common ground.
    business
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