TOKYO, Feb 25 (Reuters) – Yields on Japanese government bonds jumped to multi-year highs on Thursday, tracking a rise in U.S. and European bond yields as investors bet on ultra-easy
SINGAPORE – Canada will continue to pursue a free trade agreement (FTA) with Asean to expand trade and investment with one of the world’s fastest-growing markets, Ms Mary Ng, Canada’s
WASHINGTON (REUTERS) – US Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell, citing the country’s push after World War Two to find jobs for returning soldiers, on Wednesday (Feb 10) called for a
SINGAPORE – Temasek Holdings announced on Tuesday (Feb 9) that its chief executive officer Ho Ching will retire from the state investment firm and step down from its board on
* MSCI all-country world share index at record high * European indexes climb early on, U.S. futures gain * Oil crosses $60 a barrel * Hopes of $1.9 trln U.S.
SINGAPORE – The global pandemic has had a profound impact on the appetite to invest in new start-ups, according to data compiled by global data analytics specialist GlobalData. The British-based
WASHINGTON — U.S. employers shed jobs last month for the first time since April, cutting 140,000 positions, clear evidence that the economy is faltering as the viral pandemic tightens its
SINGAPORE – Singapore’s economy contracted by 5.8 per cent for the whole of 2020, according to the Ministry of Trade and Industry’s (MTI) advanced estimates released on Monday (Jan 4).
SINGAPORE – To stay ahead of the competition in the next stage of its economic development, Singapore has two critical tasks at hand, Trade and Industry Minister Chan Chun Sing
BEIJING (REUTERS) – China’s manufacturing recovery, fuelled in part by demand from Covid-constrained consumers abroad, has soared past expectations this year, so much so that factories are now struggling to