AS400-NEWS.COM: Top News and Analysis 13:00, 04/29/2019

DBS posts record profit on lending gains, raises bar for Singapore banks

Southeast Asia's biggest lender DBS Group Holdings Ltd beat market estimates to post a record quarterly profit, as strong lending income offset weakness in wealth management, brokerage and investment banking fees....

DBS posts record profit on lending gains, raises bar for Singapore banks

Source: reuters.com

DBS posts record quarterly profit, powered by lending income DBS Group Holdings Ltd, Southeast Asia's biggest lender, beat market estimates on Monday to post a record quarterly profit, as strong net interest inc...
05:32, 04/29/2019

Citigroup profit beats estimates on gains in consumer lending Citigroup Inc beat analysts' estimates for quarterly profit on Monday as a tight lid on costs and strength in consumer lending helped the third-larges...
19:00, 07/15/2019

REFILE-UPDATE 5-Citigroup profit beats estimates on gains in consumer lending Citigroup Inc topped expectations for quarterly profit on Monday as a tight lid on costs and strength in consumer lending helped the third-largest U.S...
23:32, 07/15/2019

Pfizer posts earnings beat, raises 2019 profit forecast Pfizer Inc beat Wall Street estimates for quarterly profit and tweaked its earnings forecast for the year on Tuesday, as it reported rising sales of c...
14:32, 04/30/2019

Tencent books record, estimate-busting first-quarter profit, boosted by investment gains Tencent Holdings Ltd posted record quarterly profit on Wednesday, smashing market expectations, as the social media and gaming giant booked a rise in ...
14:16, 05/15/2019

UPDATE 2-Starbucks raises profit view on U.S., China demand; shares near record Starbucks Corp raised its annual earnings forecast after quarterly same-store sales exceeded Wall Street estimates on Thursday, as the world's largest...
00:32, 07/26/2019

Major banks set new lending standards for shipping industry in order to cut CO2 emissions Eleven banks that lend to shipping lines on Monday said climate impact will be integrated into the criteria that determines how much they can borrow....
02:32, 06/18/2019

UPDATE 4-CVS Health raises 2019 profit forecast after beating profit estimates CVS Health Corp raised its full-year profit forecast and reported higher-than-expected second-quarter results on Wednesday, as increased U.S. prescrip...
22:16, 08/07/2019

CVS Health raises 2019 profit forecast after beating profit estimates CVS Health Corp raised its full-year profit forecast and reported higher-than-expected second-quarter results on Wednesday, as increased U.S. prescri...
00:16, 08/08/2019

UPDATE 2-BlackRock's profit hit by lower fees for lending stocks BlackRock Inc, the world's largest asset manager, took in less cash last quarter as investors moved into lower-cost bond funds, and it made less money...
15:00, 07/19/2019

Santander Brasil hits Q2 profit estimates as fees, lending grow Banco Santander Brasil SA reported second-quarter results in line with analyst estimates on Tuesday, helped by the strength of its consumer lending bu...
13:32, 07/23/2019

BlackRock profit misses estimates, hit by lower fees for lending stocks BlackRock Inc , the world's largest asset manager, took in less cash last quarter as investors moved into lower-cost bond funds, and it made less mone...
04:48, 07/20/2019

UPDATE 3-BlackRock profit misses estimates, hit by lower fees for lending stocks BlackRock Inc, the world's largest asset manager, took in less cash last quarter as investors moved into lower-cost bond funds, and it made less money...
15:32, 07/19/2019

UPDATE 1-Santander Brasil meets Q2 profit estimates as fees, lending grow Banco Santander Brasil SA reported second-quarter results in line with analyst estimates on Tuesday, helped by the strength of its consumer lending bu...
13:32, 07/23/2019

UPDATE 1-Goldman Sachs profit beats expectations on equity trading, lending Goldman Sachs Group Inc reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit on Tuesday as the Wall Street investment bank benefited from higher equity tr...
15:48, 07/16/2019

Spain's Bankia second-quarter profit plunges on lower income from trading, lending Spain's state-owned lender Bankia on Monday posted a 31.6% fall in its second-quarter net profit from a year earlier due to lower trading income ...
09:48, 07/29/2019

UPDATE 2-JPMorgan profit beats estimates on lending strength; net interest margin dips JPMorgan Chase & Co reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit on Tuesday as higher interest income and buoyant consumer lending offset lower a...
15:48, 07/16/2019

Virtual banks could be bad news for small lenders in Singapore, Moody's says Ratings agency Moody's said in a note that Singapore's decision to issue new digital bank licenses to non-banks will increase competition in...
11:16, 07/03/2019

Singapore to allow virtual banks as part of a move to open up the market Singapore plans to issue up to five digital bank licenses to suitable applicants, in a move that could deliver a massive shake-up in a market dominate...
10:48, 07/01/2019

Singapore to allow virtual banks as part of move to open up market Singapore's central bank plans to issue up to five digital bank licenses to suitable applicants, in a move that could deliver the biggest shake-up in ...
21:00, 06/28/2019

Grab eyes Singapore banking license as regulator studies virtual banks Grab, Southeast Asia's most valuable start-up, is exploring a move into Singapore banking as regulators in the Southeast Asian city-state conside...
10:48, 06/12/2019

Markets Right Now: Banks lead midday gains for US stocks NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 11:45 a.m. Banks are leading stocks higher in midday trading on Wal...
18:16, 06/28/2019

Banks Shrug Off Recent Oil-Price Drop to Predict Gains Investment banks largely stuck to their forecasts that oil prices will rise in 2019’s final two quarters, predicting supply risks will make up for sha...
16:16, 06/05/2019

Exclusive: Grab eyes Singapore banking license as regulator studies virtual banks - sources Grab, Southeast Asia's most valuable start-up, is exploring a move into Singapore banking as regulators in the Southeast Asian city-state consider all...
07:32, 06/12/2019

Sensex, Nifty Erase Gains Ahead Of Derivatives Expiry; PSU Banks Drag The NSE Nifty benchmark index moved in a range of 104.6 points, between 11,361.40 and 11,256.80 at the strongest and weakest levels respectively in th...
10:00, 07/25/2019

Singapore lender OCBC beats estimates with 11% rise in first quarter profit Singapore's Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp reported an 11% rise in quarterly profit on Friday that beat market estimates, driven by broad-based gro...
03:32, 05/10/2019

P&G Posts Strong Sales Even as It Raises Prices Procter & Gamble reported its highest quarterly sales growth in more than a decade, riding strong consumer spending on household staples even as the c...
18:48, 07/30/2019

GE Posts Quarterly Loss but Raises Forecasts General Electric reported a second-quarter loss and flat sales but said it was making progress in restructuring its power division. The company also r...
23:16, 07/31/2019

CBOE SETS ALL-TIME MONTHLY RECORD; CBOE Futures Exchange (CFE) Posts Second Straight Month of Record Volume CHICAGO, June 1, 2010 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today reported that May 2010 average daily volume (ADV) of 6.6 million contracts was...
04:16, 05/03/2019

Bunge posts first-quarter profit U.S. agricultural commodities trader Bunge Ltd posted a first-quarter profit on Wednesday, compared with a year-ago loss, aided by higher crushing mar...
12:32, 05/08/2019

Honeywell Posts Higher Profit Honeywell reported stronger demand and higher organic sales in its commercial aerospace, defense, process automation and business-technologies busines...
18:32, 07/18/2019

Google Assistant tops 2019 digital assistance IQ test, but every AI posts gains Once again, Google's Assistant is the best at responding accurately to user questions, but rivals Siri and Alexa are making steady gains year over yea...
01:00, 08/16/2019

MIDEAST STOCKS-Banks halt Saudi gains, MSCI upgrade keeps Kuwait gaining Saudi Arabia's stock market snapped a five-day winning streak on Tuesday as most banks dropped, while Kuwait rose for a fourth straight session after ...
16:00, 07/02/2019

EMERGING MARKETS-ECB limits gains for risky Latam assets; banks weigh on Bovespa Latin American currencies and stocks mirrored weakness in risky assets globally on Thursday after the European Central Bank Chief Mario Draghi toned d...
00:32, 07/26/2019

Papa John's Posts First Profit in Four Quarters Papa John’s International reported its first quarterly profit since last year, but the company is still struggling to lift sales from its locations in...
00:48, 08/07/2019

UBS posts 27% fall in net profit after a 'very challenging quarter' UBS reported a 27% fall in net profit for its first quarter, compared to the same period the year before, with the Swiss bank citing challenging marke...
20:00, 04/28/2019

UBS posts surprise second quarter profit boost UBS on Tuesday beat forecasts with a $1.4 billion net profit for its second quarter of 2019, as gains in its advisory business softened an investment...
07:48, 07/23/2019

Indivior posts 14% rise in quarterly profit Drugmaker Indivior Plc reported a 14% rise in quarterly profit on Wednesday, as its best-selling opioid addiction drug Suboxone lost market share to g...
10:16, 07/31/2019

Canada's WestJet posts second-quarter profit WestJet Airlines Ltd, which is being acquired by Onex Corp, reported a quarterly profit on Friday, compared with a year-earlier loss, as it flew more ...
05:32, 07/27/2019

GE raises 2019 forecast but posts loss, shares fall General Electric Co raised its 2019 forecast on Wednesday amid a modest improvement at some of its industrial units, but posted a net loss and stirre...
17:16, 07/31/2019

GE posts loss, takes Boeing hit but raises forecast; CFO to leave General Electric Co swung back to a financial loss in the second quarter as the cost of restructuring its ailing power business and the grounding of ...
14:48, 07/31/2019

Clinc raises over $50 million to bring conversational AI to cars, banks, and kiosks Clinc, a four-year-old AI startup based in Ann Arbor, Michigan, has raised $52 million in venture capital, more than 8 times its previous capital rais...
16:32, 05/20/2019

Target Posts Higher Comparable Sales, Profit Target posted an increase in comparable sales that was more than expected and reaffirmed that guidance for the fiscal year, sending shares higher in p...
16:00, 05/22/2019

Lowe's Posts Higher Profit, Trims Outlook Lowe’s lowered its full-year earnings targets as the home-improvement retailer continues to work through operational challenges, such as managing cost...
16:00, 05/22/2019

Buffett's Berkshire posts big profit as stocks gain Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Saturday swung to a big quarterly profit, bolstered by gains in its stock investments, and also posted a sm...
16:00, 05/04/2019

Berkshire Posts Rising Profit and Cash Pile Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway said second-quarter earnings rose due to unrealized investment gains, while the company’s cash pile grew to a reco...
21:16, 08/03/2019

Jaguar Land Rover posts first profit in 4 quarters Jaguar Land Rover expects cost reductions, led by job cuts, and a turnaround in China, where inventories have been trimmed, to shore up turnaround eff...
19:32, 05/20/2019

AutoNation names new CEO, posts strong quarterly profit AutoNation Inc, the largest U.S. auto dealership chain, on Monday named a new chief executive four months after picking someone else for the position,...
01:32, 07/23/2019

Mexican broadcaster Televisa posts 20 pct drop in 1st-qtr profit Mexican broadcaster Televisa, the world's biggest producer of Spanish-language content, reported on Monday a 541.7 million peso ($28 million) net prof...
03:32, 04/30/2019

Mexican bank Banorte posts nearly 10 bln peso 1st-qtr net profit Mexico's Grupo Financiero Banorte reported on Monday a 9.93 billion peso net profit for the first quarter of 2019, the bank said in a statement. (Repo...
03:32, 04/30/2019

Dutch bank ING posts profit dip and misses expectations ING, the largest Dutch financial group, reported a slight drop in first-quarter underlying net profit of 1.12 billion euros ($1.26 billion), narrowly ...
12:00, 05/02/2019

Siemens posts stronger than expected industrial profit Siemens posted better-than-expected adjusted operating profit from its industrial business during its second quarter as the German industrial giant be...
09:00, 05/08/2019

Foxconn posts fall in Q1 profit, lagging estimates Taiwan's Foxconn, the world's largest contract manufacturer, reported on Tuesday a bigger fall in quarterly profit than analysts had expected, amid wa...
13:16, 05/14/2019

Wall St. gains as weak private jobs data raises rate cut bets U.S. stocks rose on Wednesday as expectations of an interest rate cut by the Federal Reserve were lifted following the weakest pace of private sector ...
18:32, 06/05/2019

Pete Buttigieg raises $24.8 million in the second quarter as his White House bid gains momentum He's among three 2020 candidates for president, including former Vice President Joe Biden and California Sen. Kamala Harris, who has received the...
13:32, 07/01/2019

A1 Telekom Austria's core profit gains on new fixed-line services A1 Telekom Austria reported a 1.9 percent increase in its first-quarter core profit on Monday, thanks to higher income from its fixed-line services, e...
22:00, 04/29/2019

Morgan Stanley reports drop in profit, but wealth management gains Morgan Stanley reported a drop in quarterly profit Thursday, hit by lower market activity amid global trade tensions and expectations for U.S. inter...
21:48, 07/18/2019

UPDATE 1-Mexico's America Movil Q2 net profit jumps on forex gains Mexican telecommunications company America Movil on Tuesday reported a surge in its second-quarter net profit on the back of foreign exchange gains, d...
09:16, 07/17/2019

Citigroup just beat analysts’ profit expectations on gains from Tradeweb IPO Citigroup beat analysts’ expectations on gains from the initial public offering of electronic bond trading platform Tradeweb.    ...
20:32, 07/15/2019

Panasonic posts bigger than expected 44% slump in first-quarter profit Japan's Panasonic Corp reported on Wednesday a sharper than expected 44% plunge in first-quarter operating profit, as Sino-U.S. trade tensions dampene...
10:16, 07/31/2019

UBS Posts Forecast-Beating Profit but Warns on Geopolitical Tensions Swiss banking giant UBS posted its highest second-quarter net profit in almost a decade, helped by the better-than-expected performance of its investm...
12:32, 07/23/2019

ASX posts AU$492m profit as it prepares for a technology-driven future The 12-month period saw the exchange deliver milestones under its CHESS replacement project, work on a new secondary data centre, a data analytics pla...
12:32, 08/15/2019

Brazil's BTG Pactual posts higher profit as fees increased Latin America's largest investment bank Banco BTG Pactual SA posted a 9.2 percent rise in first-quarter recurring profit on Thursday, as fees in inves...
11:48, 05/09/2019

Broadcaster CME posts jump in Q2 core profit, cuts debt Broadcaster Central European Media Enterprises (CME) beat forecasts with a 20.5% rise in second-quarter core profit and further reduced its debt, it ...
10:00, 07/23/2019

Singapore seizes ivory from nearly 300 elephants in record haul Singapore said on Tuesday it had seized 8.8 tonnes of elephant ivory, a record haul by authorities in the city-state, which conservation groups say i...
09:32, 07/23/2019

Samsung Electronics profit guidance beats expectations on one-off gains, outlook weak Samsung Electronics Co Ltd forecast a steep plunge in its second-quarter operating profit as the U.S.-China trade war wreaks havoc in global chip and...
04:32, 07/05/2019

UPDATE 1-Union Pacific quarterly profit beats estimates on price gains Union Pacific Corp on Thursday reported a quarterly profit that beat Wall Street estimates, as the U.S. railroad operator raised prices that helped of...
16:16, 07/18/2019

UPDATE 3-Brazil's Embraer posts small profit, but 2019 outlook still dim Brazilian planemaker Embraer on Wednesday swung to a $7.2 million profit in the second quarter as higher revenue at its executive jets business offset...
03:00, 08/15/2019

News Corp posts surprise profit as HarperCollins profits grow Wall Street Journal-owner News Corp reported a surprise quarterly profit on Thursday, driven by strong growth in earnings at its book publishing and s...
23:48, 05/09/2019

Deutsche Bank posts 67% profit rise after merger talks collapse Deutsche Bank reported stronger-than-anticipated first-quarter net profit on Friday, less than 24 hours after abandoning merger talks with Commerzbank...
20:00, 04/28/2019

Banco do Brasil posts higher Q2 profit on fees and lower expenses State-controlled Banco do Brasil SA posted a second-quarter recurring net income of 4.432 billion reais ($1.12 billion), up 36.8% from a year earlier,...
13:16, 08/08/2019

Suzuki Posts 46% Drop In First-Quarter Profit On Slowing India Demand Suzuki Motor Corp has reported a 46.2% fall in first-quarter operating profit, hurt by lower output at home as it improves its inspection systems, and...
09:16, 08/07/2019

UPDATE 2-Canada's WestJet posts surprise profit despite sector's 737 MAX woes WestJet Airlines Ltd, which is being acquired by Onex Corp, reported a surprise quarterly profit and better-than-expected revenue on Friday while many...
05:32, 07/27/2019

Credit Suisse posts profit beat following three-year restructuring plan Credit Suisse produced another rise in net profit for the first quarter of 2019, its first period following the completion of its three-year restructu...
20:00, 04/28/2019

Brazil's development bank BNDES posts higher profit on participations Brazil's state development bank BNDES posted a first-quarter profit more than five times higher than in the same period a year earlier, helped by the ...
18:48, 05/14/2019

Medtronic posts Q4 profit beat on surgical instruments business strength Medtronic reported a nearly 20% drop in quarterly profit on Thursday, hurt by lower sales in its cardiac and vascular business that makes heart valves...
13:32, 05/23/2019

Geely posts 40% drop in first-half profit, sees uncertain demand Earnings were hit by a sustained downturn in the Chinese market combined with costly measures to reduce dealers' inventories ahead of new emissions st...
12:16, 08/22/2019

Apple Posts Declines in Profit, Revenue as iPhone Sales Fall 17% Apple reported another quarterly decline in profit and revenue, as iPhone sales fell 17%. Shares, though, rose in after-hours trading as the company r...
07:16, 05/01/2019

UPDATE 2-Bunge posts profit on higher soy crush margins, appoints new CFO U.S. agricultural commodities trader Bunge Ltd reported a first-quarter profit on Wednesday as higher soy crush margins in the United States, Brazil a...
15:48, 05/08/2019

New York Times Posts Higher Profit, Adds 223,000 Digital Subscribers The publisher continued spending aggressively to pursue its goal of reaching 10 million total subscriptions by 2025, adding 223,000 new digital subscr...
20:32, 05/08/2019

Asian banks face threat from profit plunge, digital rivals: McKinsey Asia-Pacific banks must radically reform and slash costs or else they will eventually be forced to put themselves up for sale, as rapidly increasing c...
20:32, 07/01/2019

Israel's Wix.com Q2 profit up, raises 2019 revenue outlook Wix.com, which helps small businesses build and operate websites, reported higher profit in the second quarter and raised its revenue forecast for 201...
10:16, 07/24/2019

Union Pacific Cuts Costs, Raises Profit The railroad operator’s second-quarter profit rose even as it shipped less cargo, as the company got a boost from cost cuts tied to its new operating ...
18:32, 07/18/2019

Dialog Semiconductor raises second-quarter profit outlook Anglo-German chip designer Dialog Semiconductor on Wednesday raised its second-quarter earnings outlook, citing strong revenue and gains from a transf...
09:16, 07/17/2019

Lockheed Martin Raises 2019 Profit Guidance Lockheed Martin reported forecast-beating quarterly profits and raised its full-year guidance, just as a proposed new budget compromise lifted a cloud...
17:00, 07/23/2019

Whirlpool Raises Profit Forecast While Controlling Costs Whirlpool raised its profit outlook for the year, saying it was better controlling costs and continuing to benefit from the higher prices it is chargi...
01:16, 07/23/2019

Singapore seizes record haul of smuggled elephant ivory Nine tonnes of contraband tusks from about 300 animals found in illegal cargo from DRCSingapore has made its largest ever seizure of smuggled ivory, i...
10:00, 07/23/2019

UPDATE 1-Brazil's Banco BTG Pactual reports sharply higher profit on trading gains Latin America's largest independent investment bank, Banco BTG Pactual SA, reported a 50.2% jump in second-quarter recurring profit on Tuesday, as tra...
12:48, 08/13/2019

Dow cuts 2019 spending forecast due to trade friction, posts profit beat U.S. chemical company Dow Inc posted a better-than-expected quarterly profit on Thursday, and cut its spending for the year by 25% against the backdr...
14:48, 07/25/2019

Home Depot Cuts Sales Forecast, Posts Slightly Lower Profit Home Depot lowered its sales forecast, warning that rising material costs and the potential effects of tariffs on U.S. consumers could weigh on growth...
17:48, 08/20/2019

Bajaj Auto Beats Industry Slowdown, Posts 21 Per Cent Growth In Net Profit Bajaj Auto bucked the trend of an overall industry slowdown and posted better than expected results in the fourth quarter of the financial year 2018-1...
18:48, 05/17/2019

Premier Foods posts higher annual profit, warns on slower first half Premier Foods Plc reported a higher annual pretax profit on Tuesday, boosted by growth in its largest brand Mr Kipling cakes and restructuring initiat...
10:00, 05/14/2019

UPDATE 1-News Corp posts surprise profit as HarperCollins profits grow Wall Street Journal-owner News Corp reported a surprise quarterly profit on Thursday, driven by strong growth in earnings at its book publishing and s...
00:16, 05/10/2019

UPDATE 1-Mexico's Televisa posts 78.6% drop in net profit on lower government spending Mexican broadcaster Televisa's net profit plunged by 78.6% in the second quarter, the company said on Monday, a consequence of reduced advertising spe...
08:16, 07/09/2019

China's Geely posts 40% drop in first-half profit, sees uncertain demand Earnings were hit by a sustained downturn in the Chinese market combined with costly measures to reduce dealers' inventories ahead of new emissions st...
16:16, 08/21/2019

Gilead posts higher first-quarter profit; drug sales in line with expectations Gilead Sciences Inc on Thursday reported a higher first-quarter profit as sales of its important HIV and hepatitis C drugs were largely in line with W...
23:16, 05/02/2019

Sony posts 18% jump in first-quarter profit on strong image sensor business Japan's Sony on Tuesday reported an 18.4% increase in first-quarter operating profit, beating market expectations thanks to a strong performance ...
17:48, 07/30/2019

UPDATE 1-Humana posts second-quarter profit beat on Medicare Advantage business July 31 - Humana Inc raised its full-year earnings forecast and posted a second-quarter profit that beat Wall Street estimates, helped by higher sales...
13:16, 07/31/2019

Venmo has digital user base putting heat on Square and banks, but no plan to profit from it PayPal's Venmo is seeing huge growth, with 40 million users disclosed for the first time, but CFO John Rainey says the company is in no rush to g...
18:48, 04/28/2019

Israel's Wix.com second-quarter profit up, raises 2019 revenue outlook Wix.com, which helps small businesses build and operate websites, reported higher profit in the second quarter and raised its revenue forecast for 201...
10:48, 07/24/2019

Campbell raises profit forecast on snack boost, shares up 10% Campbell Soup raised its profit forecast for the year on Wednesday after its quarterly earnings beat estimates on stronger sales of its growing range ...
18:32, 06/05/2019

Broadcaster CME beats Q1 core profit estimates, raises forecasts Central European Media Enterprises (CME) on Tuesday reported a better than expected 7.7 percent rise in first-quarter core profit, leading the broadc...
11:25, 04/30/2019

Infosys Q1 Net Profit At Rs 3,802 Crore; Raises Revenue Growth Guidance Infosys - the country's second largest software services company - on Friday reported a net profit of Rs 3,802 crore for the quarter ended June 30. Th...
14:32, 07/12/2019

Raytheon profit beats, raises full-year outlook U.S. weapons maker Raytheon Co on Thursday reported a better-than-expected second-quarter profit and raised its full-year profit and sales outlook, h...
14:48, 07/25/2019

Volkswagen ID R gains new look for Chinese record bid Volkswagen ID R 671bhp Pikes Peak and Nurburgring record-breaker will tackle 99-turn Tianmen Shan Big Gate Road Volkswagen has unveiled a new look ...
01:16, 08/10/2019

China's Geely posts 40% slump in first-half profit, sees uncertain demand outlook China's Geely Automobile Holdings Ltd said on Wednesday first-half net profit skid 40% amid a sustained downturn in the world's biggest auto market, ...
18:16, 08/21/2019

UPDATE 1-Suncor Energy quarterly profit rises, posts higher upstream production Suncor Energy Inc, Canada's second-largest oil and gas producer, on Wednesday reported a 5% rise in second-quarter operating profit and higher upstrea...
06:16, 07/25/2019

Singtel posts lowest annual profit in 16 years, citing 'intense' regional competition Singapore Telecommunications on Wednesday posted its smallest annual net profit in 16 years partly due to the intense competition faced by its regiona...
05:48, 05/15/2019

Swiss private bank Julius Baer posts 19% decline in adjusted net profit for the first half Swiss private bank Julius Baer posted a 19% decline in adjusted net profit in the first six months of 2019 as tepid trading continued from its wealthy...
15:48, 07/22/2019

Bombardier posts loss, lowers 2019 profit forecast as rail woes persist Bombardier Inc on Thursday lowered its full-year core earnings and free cash flow forecasts, and reported a quarterly loss, as the Canadian plane and ...
16:48, 08/01/2019

UPDATE 2-Brazil's Petrobras posts highest-ever quarterly profit, boosted by asset sales Brazilian state-run oil firm Petroleo Brasileiro SA posted its highest ever quarterly profit on Thursday and handily beat analysts' estimates, thanks ...
06:16, 08/02/2019

CIBC posts marginal rise in profit on higher expenses, loan loss provisions Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce reported a marginal rise in adjusted quarterly profit on Wednesday, as higher expenses and loan loss provisions in ...
13:00, 05/22/2019

Mallinckrodt stock swings up 16%, then down, after drugmaker raises 2019 profit outlook Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals rose as much as 16.4% but opened lower after first-quarter earnings beat projections and the company raised its guidance....
18:16, 05/07/2019

UPDATE 1-Broadcaster CME raises 2019 profit forecast for second straight quarter Broadcaster Central European Media Enterprises (CME) raised forecasts for 2019 core profit and cash flow growth for the second time this year after i...
17:48, 07/23/2019

UPDATE 1-Centene raises 2019 forecast as second-quarter profit jumps 65% Centene Corp, which is buying smaller rival WellCare Health Plans Inc, on Tuesday reported a 65% jump in quarterly profit and raised its 2019 earnings...
13:32, 07/23/2019

Amazon raises stakes for rivals with one-day delivery goal after profit surge Amazon.com Inc plans to deliver packages to members of its loyalty club Prime in just one day, instead of two days, part of a spending ramp-up that ma...
19:32, 04/28/2019

Anthem beats earnings estimates, raises 2019 profit forecast Anthem's first-quarter profit beat Wall Street estimates on Wednesday as it reined in expenses, and the U.S. health insurer raised its earnings f...
19:00, 04/28/2019

Israel's Nice Q2 profit tops forecast, raises 2019 estimates Israeli software provider Nice reported a bigger-than-expected 14% increase in quarterly net profit, fuelled by growth in its cloud platforms, and rai...
12:16, 08/08/2019

CVS Health beats profit estimates, raises full-year forecast CVS Health Corp beat estimates for quarterly earnings on Wednesday and raised its full-year adjusted profit forecast as it benefits from its $69 billi...
14:00, 05/01/2019

Lithium producer Albemarle raises 2019 adjusted profit forecast Albemarle Corp raised its 2019 adjusted profit forecast after posting a 10% jump in the second quarter on Wednesday, as the world's largest lithium pr...
23:16, 08/07/2019

Singapore Seizes Record Ivory Haul of 8.8 Tonnes in a Shipment En Route to Vietnam Singapore said Tuesday it confiscated 8.8 tonnes of elephant ivory in a record bust. The city-state, often a stopover in the illegal wildlife trade, c...
16:16, 07/23/2019

Singapore makes record-breaking ivory bust, seizes pangolin scales Authorities in Singapore have seized ivory from nearly 300 elephants and some 12 tons of pangolin scales in a shipment heading from DR Congo to Vietna...
17:00, 07/23/2019

Microsoft posts a record $29.1 billion Q1. Same old, same old (credit: Julien GONG Min / Flickr) Microsoft has posted the results of the first quarter of its 2019 financial year, which runs up until September 3...
11:48, 05/02/2019

Merck raises full-year forecasts as vaccines power profit beat Merck & Co Inc reported a higher-than-expected first-quarter profit on Tuesday and raised its earnings and sales forecasts for the year, boosted by it...
16:48, 04/30/2019

UPDATE 1-Medtronic quarterly sales beat estimates, raises profit forecast Medical device maker Medtronic Plc reported a quarterly revenue above analysts' expectations on Tuesday, boosted by demand for its minimally invasive ...
14:16, 08/20/2019

AbbVie raises 2019 profit target as quarterly sales beat estimates Drugmaker AbbVie Inc on Friday raised its earnings forecast for the year and beat Wall Street estimates for second-quarter revenue, as sales of its to...
15:00, 07/26/2019

VF Corp raises full-year profit forecast after beating quarterly estimates VF Corp.'s quarterly revenue beat Wall Street expectations on Wednesday, helped by higher demand for its Vans sneakers and the North Face brand....
15:16, 07/24/2019

UPDATE 2-CVS Health raises full-year profit forecast on Aetna strength CVS Health Corp on Wednesday raised its full-year profit forecast and reported first-quarter earnings that topped Wall Street estimates due to growth...
18:16, 05/01/2019

Coca-Cola Beats Analysts Estimate On Quarterly Profit, Raises Forecast Coca-Cola bought Britain-based Costa Coffee for $5.1 billion and recently rolled out ready-to-drink coffee in cans in the UK and a coffee based soda i...
14:00, 07/23/2019

Whirlpool beats revenue estimates, raises full-year profit forecast Whirlpool Corp on Monday beat analysts' estimates for second-quarter revenue and raised its full-year profit forecast, as the appliance maker sold its...
22:32, 07/22/2019

Chemicals maker Albemarle profit beats, raises 2019 earnings forecast Albemarle Corp beat quarterly profit estimates on higher demand for bromine and raised its 2019 adjusted profit forecast on Wednesday, sending shares...
10:16, 08/08/2019

UPDATE 1-Devon Energy raises U.S. oil output forecast, beats profit estimates Devon Energy Corp on Tuesday raised its full-year U.S. oil production forecast and beat analysts' estimates for quarterly profit on higher output from...
00:00, 05/01/2019

S&P 500, Nasdaq hit record highs; dollar gains ground The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq closed at record levels and the dollar reached a two-month high on Friday as strong economic data and a string of upbeat ea...
00:00, 07/27/2019

Tech Rally Powers Record Gains for Stocks The biggest technology companies are propelling major U.S. indexes’ record run, highlighting investor enthusiasm for the hottest stock sector as econo...
13:32, 07/21/2019

Snap Posts Record User Growth Snap reported its strongest user growth as a public company and accelerating revenue, signs that long-awaited Snapchat app improvements and a leadersh...
01:16, 07/24/2019

UPDATE 2-Merck raises full-year forecasts as vaccines power profit beat Merck & Co Inc reported a higher-than-expected first-quarter profit on Tuesday and raised its earnings and sales forecasts for the year, boosted by it...
14:48, 04/30/2019

UPDATE 2-VF Corp raises annual profit forecast on Vans, North Face demand VF Corp raised its full-year profit forecast on Wednesday after reporting better-than-expected quarterly revenue and earnings, powered by demand for t...
16:48, 07/24/2019

UPDATE 2-Chemicals maker Albemarle profit beats, raises 2019 earnings forecast Albemarle Corp beat quarterly profit estimates on higher demand for bromine and raised its 2019 adjusted profit forecast on Wednesday, sending shares ...
01:16, 08/08/2019

Australia's Santos posts record quarterly production Australia's No 2 independent gas producer Santos Ltd said on Thursday it had clocked record gas production in the second quarter on stronger output ac...
03:16, 07/18/2019

Boeing posts record quarterly loss over 737 MAX problems The US aerospace company recorded a loss of $2.9 billion in the second quarter of 2019. Boeing's 737 MAX model is still grounded after its involvement...
19:32, 07/24/2019

NYC posts record low in murders, other major crimes: cops Murders in New York have reached an all-time low, police announced Monday as they revealed “record” reductions in major crimes — along with an uptick ...
00:48, 07/09/2019

Microsoft posts record Q4 results despite Xbox slowdown We're all used to hearing how well Microsoft has been doing by now, so the company's earnings report for Q4 2019 comes as no surprise. Once ...
00:32, 07/19/2019

U.S. Midwest farm economy hit hard by record floods - Fed banks U.S. farm incomes in the Midwest and Mid-Southern states declined yet again in the second quarter of 2019, as record floods devastated a wide swath of...
22:48, 08/08/2019

U.S. Midwest farm economy hit hard by record floods: Fed banks U.S. farm incomes in the Midwest and Mid-Southern states declined yet again in the second quarter of 2019, as record floods devastated a wide swath of...
03:48, 08/09/2019

Joe Biden raises record $6.3M in first 24 hours Former Vice President Joe Biden's campaign announced Friday that he raised $6.3 million in the first 24 hours after announcing his presidential candid...
19:32, 04/28/2019

Thermo Fisher raises full-year forecasts as life sciences drives quarterly profit Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc reported second-quarter profit that beat Wall Street estimates and raised its 2019 forecast for sales and profit on Wedne...
12:32, 07/24/2019

Scientists baffled as Antarctic ice hits record low, wiping out three decades of ‘gains’ The difference covers an area bigger than the size of Mexico. Losing that much in just three years “is pretty incredible” and faster than anything sci...
00:48, 07/02/2019

India posts record, sets Pakistan 337 to win World Cup game Rohit Sharma scored his second century of the World Cup and Virat Kohli surpassed 11,000 runs in one-day international cricket as India posted a recor...
16:48, 06/16/2019

Tesla Posts Record Deliveries in Q2 2019, But Still Lost $408 Million Electric car giant Tesla had its stock plunge over 10 percent in after-hours trading after posting a $408 million loss in Q2 2019—despite shipping rec...
07:00, 07/25/2019

UPDATE 1-U.S. Midwest farm economy hit hard by record floods -Fed banks U.S. farm incomes in the Midwest and Mid-Southern states declined yet again in the second quarter of 2019, as record floods devastated a wide swath of...
22:48, 08/08/2019

UPDATE 1-Thermo Fisher raises full-year forecasts as life sciences drives quarterly profit Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc reported second-quarter profit that beat Wall Street estimates and raised its 2019 forecast for sales and profit on Wedne...
15:48, 07/24/2019

Record low rates deliver competitive advantages to Australia's biggest banks: regulator Australia's banking watchdog on Friday said record-low interest rates are likely to benefit the country's "Big Four" lenders over their smaller counte...
14:19, 09/13/2019

RNC raises record-setting $23.5M in August, as GOP momentum builds EXCLUSIVE: The Republican National Committee (RNC) is expected to announce this week that it raised a record-setting $23.5 million in August and had $...
04:00, 09/18/2019

Trump raises eyebrows promoting environment record President Donald Trump is promoting his environmental record in the face of widespread criticism over his administration's regulatory rollbacks. ...
00:48, 07/09/2019

McConnell challenger raises record $2.5M in first 24 hours of campaign The Democrat challenging Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) for his coveted seat had an impressive few hours in the first day of her campa...
22:32, 07/10/2019

RNC draws $61.8 M for 2019-2020 cycle, posts record-breaking number for April As the number of 2020 Democratic candidates continued to grow, the Republican National Committee (RNC) posted another record-breaking fundraising haul...
23:00, 05/16/2019

European soccer posts record revenues with the English Premier League leading the way The 92 professional soccer teams in the English Premier League (EPL) and the three divisions below have amassed a record £5.8 billion ($7.3 billion) i...
11:32, 05/30/2019

Amazon's Streak of Record Profit Ends The online retailer’s second-quarter profit rose 3.6% from a year ago to $2.63 billion after more than doubling last quarter. Amazon had posted its be...
23:00, 07/25/2019

Boom: Heritage Foundation raises record $14M to fight socialism The Heritage Foundation, the nation’s top conservative think tank, just broke a fundraising record to fight the growing wave of socialism and act on a...
02:00, 05/04/2019

Oil price posts biggest spike on record after Saudi drone attack – business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial newsIntroduction: Saudi oil facilities attacked on SaturdayAttacks knocks out 5% of global suppl...
10:48, 09/16/2019

Chris Pratt posts 'illegal' video from 'Avengers: Endgame' set as he celebrates box office record Chris Pratt gave fans a rare behind-the-scenes look into the set of “Avengers: Endgame” as he celebrated the Marvel movie’s historic success over the ...
19:16, 04/29/2019

SBI Swings To Quarterly Profit From Record Loss A Year Ago: 10 Points State Bank of India (SBI) on Friday swung to profit from a record loss in the corresponding quarter year ago on the back of an improvement in its asse...
15:16, 05/10/2019

Motor racing- Formula E reports record revenues and first profit The all-electric Formula E series reported record audience figures and revenues on Thursday as well as making a profit for the first time thanks to sp...
21:32, 09/12/2019

PSA-Opel savings drive new profit record, defying slump French carmaker PSA Group delivered a sharp increase in first-half profit, defying a global industry downturn as new models and cost savings from the...
19:32, 07/24/2019

CFE AVERAGE DAILY VOLUME DURING NOVEMBER SETS NEW MONTHLY RECORD; ADV Posts Gain For Seventh Consecutive Month Chicago, December 1, 2009 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that average daily volume during November was the highest monthly ADV...
05:48, 05/03/2019

UPDATE 2-Johnson & Johnson beats profit estimates on pharma strength, raises sales outlook Johnson & Johnson raised its full-year sales forecast as demand for its cancer drugs Darzalex and Imbruvica helped it exceed estimates for second-qua...
15:48, 07/16/2019

Singapore GP diary: 'Unhealthy' haze hangs over Singapore, then disappears The Formula One paddock is a busy place that hosts a lot of serious business over a race weekend, but here we try to bring you some of the news storie...
14:32, 09/19/2019

Sony surprises with record profit as image sensor demand offsets weak gaming Japan's Sony Corp surprised the market by reporting on Tuesday a record first-quarter operating profit despite the slowing gaming business, as strong...
13:48, 07/30/2019

Stronger spending powers Mastercard profit, revenue beat; shares hit record high Mastercard Inc on Tuesday beat quarterly profit and revenue estimates, as a strong U.S. job market, rising wages and surge in online shopping boosted ...
19:48, 04/30/2019

Tyson Foods hits record high after beating estimates, prepares for China profit boost Tyson Foods Inc reported better-than-expected quarterly earnings on Monday and reaffirmed expectations it will profit from the spread of a fatal hog ...
00:48, 08/06/2019

Cboe Global Markets Reports Record Results for First Quarter 2018 and Raises Run-rate Expense Synergy Target to $85 Million CHICAGO, IL – May 4, 2018 - Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE | Nasdaq: CBOE) today reported record financial results for the first quarter of 201...
19:00, 05/01/2019

UPDATE 3-Tyson Foods hits record high after beating estimates, prepares for China profit boost Tyson Foods Inc reported better-than-expected quarterly earnings on Monday and reaffirmed expectations it will profit from the spread of a fatal hog d...
19:48, 08/05/2019

CBOE Futures Exchange Posts Weekly Record Trading Volume in VIX Futures for Third Time This Month CHICAGO, November 22, 2010 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) announced that the week of November 15 was the busiest week on record for the tradin...
04:16, 05/03/2019

CBOE Futures Exchange Posts Another Record Trading Day in VIX Futures CHICAGO, November 16, 2010 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) announced that Tuesday, November 16 was a record day for the trading of futures on t...
04:16, 05/03/2019

Exit poll: German governing parties lose ground in EU election, big gains for Greens, small gains for far-right BERLIN (AP) — Exit poll: German governing parties lose ground in EU election, big gains for Greens, small gains for far-right....
21:32, 05/26/2019

Investors Shun Banks Buying Other Banks Shares of banks buying other banks are underperforming, reflecting investor concerns that potential economic weakness could depress future earnings an...
21:00, 06/16/2019

U.S. Banks Rush In as European Banks Stumble The retrenchment of Deutsche Bank and other former European financial powerhouses has left a gaping hole in European banking. U.S. banks are filling t...
18:48, 07/08/2019

Chinese electric car maker BYD's first-quarter profit up 632 percent, sees first-half profit up Chinese electric vehicle maker BYD Co Ltd, backed by U.S. investor Warren Buffett, reported on Sunday a 632 percent jump in its first-quarter net prof...
19:32, 04/28/2019

CBOE SURPASSES ONE-BILLION-CONTRACT VOLUME YEAR TO DATE AND POSTS ALL-TIME RECORD MONTHLY VOLUME IN OCTOBER; DURING OCTOBER, 134.2 MILLION CONTRACTS TRADED WITH ADV 5.8 MILLION CONTRACTS Chicago, November 3, 2008 - Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today reported that year-to-date volume surpassed one billion contracts for the firs...
05:48, 05/03/2019

Chinese Financial Institutions' Lending Dives Lending by Chinese financial institutions slumped in July on weakening demand, signaling further economic headwinds from trade tensions with the U.S. ...
02:16, 08/13/2019

Refinancing Boom Boosts Mortgage Lending Lenders made $565 billion of mortgage loans in the second quarter, the most in more than two years. Falling rates encouraged homeowners to refinance....
18:16, 07/29/2019

Lending gap narrows for women business owners, but it's still 31% less than for men The number of women-owned businesses that applied for funding in 2018 increased by 13 percent, according to a study by Biz2Credit. But the average siz...
18:48, 04/28/2019

Bankers Find New Reasons to Keep Lending to SoftBank Bankers also say they are eager to lend because changes in SoftBank’s corporate structure mean banks and credit-rating firms can view it as an investm...
07:48, 05/15/2019

Key Chinese Lending Rate Hits Lowest Since 2009 Short-term borrowing costs between Chinese banks dropped to their lowest levels in a decade, as regulators sought to reassure markets that were spooke...
19:16, 06/26/2019

U.S. Bank Regulator Pitches Low-Income Lending Rule Changes A Trump-appointed bank regulator is touring the country trying to sell his plans to modify lower-income lending requirements and overcome resistance f...
13:00, 08/20/2019

China's Central Bank to Free Up $126 Billion for Lending The People’s Bank of China plans to reduce the amount of reserves that commercial banks are required to keep with the central bank by half a percentag...
14:01, 09/06/2019

Bank of America Cut Off Private Prisons Weeks After Lending to One Bank of America said last week it would stop dealing with private prisons. What it didn’t say: it had recently agreed to lend $90 million to one of th...
13:00, 07/02/2019

Dan Crenshaw and AOC Are Feuding After He Tweeted About Lending His Friends Guns While the overwhelming majority of Americans favor common sense gun legislation such as instituting universal background checks before someone can own...
23:16, 09/04/2019

India’s central bank cuts lending rate to 5.75% NEW DELHI (AP) — India’s central bank has cut its key interest rate by a quarter of a percentage point to 5.75% from 6% with immediate effect to...
09:48, 06/06/2019

US syndicated lending disappoints with lowest 2Q tally in 7 years NEW YORK, June 28 (LPC) - US syndicated lending turned in a lackluster performance in the second quarter, amounting to the lowest 2Q total in seven ye...
17:32, 06/28/2019

Uber's next business idea: Lending money to drivers Uber is reportedly looking into offering loans directly to drivers, according to a report from Recode. The ride sharing company recently sent out an i...
17:32, 09/07/2019

RBI Asks Non-Banking Lending Companies To Appoint Risk Officers Reserve Bank of India said on Thursday that non-banking finance firms with asset size of more than Rs 5,000 crore should appoint a chief risk officer....
17:32, 05/16/2019

China's cuts new one-year lending benchmark rate marginally China cut its new one-year benchmark lending rate for the second month in a row on Friday, to 4.20%, as the central bank seeks to guide borrowing cost...
09:16, 09/20/2019

Opinion: Deutsche Bank halts global adventure in lending The days when Deutsche Bank officials played big to win big are over. The lender's new credo is "back to the roots." The plan to overhaul Deutsche Ban...
05:00, 07/08/2019

Taxi Officials Are Grilled Over Lending Crisis: ‘This Is a Moral Outrage’ In an emotional City Council hearing, lawmakers said New York officials could have stopped exploitative loans that have devastated thousands of cabdri...
03:16, 06/25/2019

Ex-Directors Of Crisis-Hit Lending Firm IL&FS Raided By Probe Agency The Enforcement Directrate is carrying out searches at the homes and offices of four former directors of crisis-hit lending firm IL&FS in Mumbai in co...
12:00, 05/22/2019

European Investment Bank proposes end to fossil fuel lending The European Investment Bank wants to stop funding new fossil fuel-reliant projects by the end of 2020, a draft of the EU lending arm's new energy str...
02:48, 07/27/2019

EIB to halt Turkey govt-linked lending till year-end The European Investment Bank (EIB) will not do any new lending in Turkey linked to the government until at least the end of the year while it carries ...
12:32, 07/24/2019

Ministers plot moves to back post-Brexit lending Ministers are to establish a new business finance council to support small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs) in the wake of complaints that the gover...
21:00, 09/05/2019

EU gas industry warns curbs on lending may harm climate goals Europe's gas industry lobby warned on Monday that curbs on lending by the European Investment Bank (EIB) and others could slow the switch from coal-fi...
21:16, 09/09/2019

It pays to tread carefully when lending money to family and friends You may be worried that lending money will derail relationships and damage your financial health. Here are a few money-giving rules that will make roo...
15:48, 04/30/2019

Private lending can be a good — if risky — way to invest in real estate Tired of flipping? Have no interest in being a landlord? Lending money to builders taking on a flip can be one way to stay in the investing game. But ...
20:16, 05/07/2019

Goldman Sachs profits see boost from equity trading and lending Goldman Sachs reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit Tuesday as the Wall Street investment bank benefited from higher equity trading and an ...
19:16, 07/16/2019

U.S. regulators to end mortgage lending exemption for Fannie, Freddie in 2021 U.S. regulators announced Thursday they plan to end an exemption for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac that permits them to back risky mortgages, in a move ...
00:32, 07/26/2019

SBI Reduces Key Lending Rates, Home Loans To Get Cheaper: 10 Points SBI or State Bank of India, the country's largest lender by assets, on Wednesday announced a reduction in its benchmark lending rates across all tenor...
19:16, 08/07/2019

UPDATE 1-U.S. regulators to end mortgage lending exemption for Fannie, Freddie in 2021 U.S. regulators said on Thursday they plan to end an exemption for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac that permits them to back risky mortgages, a move that w...
00:32, 07/26/2019

Consumer Lending Powers Big-Bank Earnings, Upstaging Wall Street U.S. consumers are taking advantage of low interest rates to borrow and spend, boosting banks that cater to Main Street and leaving behind those that ...
22:32, 07/16/2019

HDFC Bank Cuts Key Lending Rates By 10 Basis Points: Report Indian banks largely price their MCLR benchmark loan rates according to the cost of deposits. With this cut, the bank's lending rates on products like...
21:48, 08/06/2019

EU lending bank aims to cut funding for fossil fuel projects by 2020 The European Union has some very long-term environmental goals, but it might not wait around to make some crucial changes. The Guardian has seen prop...
10:48, 07/29/2019

Bankers Agree To Take Steps To Review Lending Rate Transmission: Centre Since December 2018, monetary policy has been eased substantially by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) with policy rates being cut by 75 basis points (b...
19:48, 08/05/2019

Siam Commercial Bank partners with Sea Group to expand digital lending Thailand's largest lender Siam Commercial Bank Pcl (SCB) announced a partnership with e-commerce and game developer Sea Ltd's Thai operations to provi...
14:16, 09/05/2019

From private bank client to farmer: a Chinese model of social lending Financial services group CreditEase runs an app through which its private banking clients can be connected to needy women farmers in China’s rural int...
19:48, 04/28/2019

Government To Closely Monitor Shadow Lending Sector: Nirmala Sitharaman India has over 10,000 registered NBFCs lending to millions of households who may not have credit worthiness to borrow directly from a commercial bank....
16:49, 07/06/2019

Hero MotoCorp Records 25 Per Cent Slump In Profit In Q4, Annual Profit Down By 8.4 Per Cent Hero MotoCorp said that the fourth quarter was a difficult period that saw the two-wheeler industry contract significantly in the face of external fac...
20:48, 04/28/2019

Stearns Lending files Chapter 11 bankruptcy after mortgage interest rate increases Mortgage lender Stearns Holdings filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Tuesday, blaming its woes in part on increased interest rates.  ...
21:32, 07/09/2019

Exclusive: Ping An-backed Lufax to ditch P2P lending on regulatory woes - sources Lufax, one of China's largest online wealth management platforms that is backed by financial giant Ping An Insurance , plans to exit its once-core pee...
16:16, 07/18/2019

Budget 2019: Telecom Tower Firms Seek More Relief, Priority Lending A higher depreciation rate for these batteries can help higher adoption of these batteries, which can decrease dependence on diesel for power back-up,...
13:32, 06/17/2019

Exclusive: Ping An-backed Lufax to ditch P2P lending amid regulatory woes - sources Lufax, one of China's largest online wealth management platforms that is backed by financial giant Ping An Insurance , plans to exit its once-core pee...
09:32, 07/18/2019

Wells Fargo tops earnings estimates on strong consumer checking and lending business Wells Fargo's second-quarter earnings report presented investors with a mixed bag as the lender posted stronger checking and consumer lending but...
14:48, 07/16/2019

Indebted Chinese seek wisdom of credit card 'goddesses' as retail lending surges In a ballroom at the Vienna International Hotel in Shanghai, Mei Liangming was giving a lecture on the ins and outs of getting credit cards, rolling o...
04:00, 04/30/2019

UAW strike threatens Michigan economy, could push state into recession: Moody's, Lending Tree Moody's said the work stoppage, now in its fourth day, poses an "outsized economic threat" to Michigan as well as some local governments such as ...
02:49, 09/20/2019

SMB LENDING REPORT: How alt lenders are providing SMBs with new funding options, and the ways incumbents can respond to stay ahead This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business I...
03:16, 05/26/2019

103-year-old sets world record in 50-meter dash record at the National Senior Games Julia “Hurricane” Hawkins not only set a record in the 50-meter dash, but she later ran the 100-meter dash a day later finishing in 46.07 ...
01:48, 06/20/2019

Another Michael Phelps record falls: American Caeleb Dressel shatters world record in 100-meter butterfly American swimmer Caeleb Dressel eclipsed Phelps' world record in the 100-meter butterfly Friday at the world championships in South Korea.  ...
15:32, 07/26/2019

Twins tie team record with eight HRs to continue record pace A New York Yankees home run record already is in danger of being broken, and if it happens, Matt Harvey could be partly to blame. Miguel Sano and Jona...
06:00, 05/24/2019

Antarctic ice levels go from record high to record lows WASHINGTON — The amount of ice circling Antarctica is suddenly plunging from a record high to record lows, baffling scientists. Floating ice off the s...
08:48, 07/03/2019

Brazil bank lending down, default ratio up in July - central bank The amount of outstanding loans in Brazil fell 0.2% in July from the previous month to 3.290 trillion reais ($793 billion), representing some 46.9% of...
21:48, 08/28/2019

Environmental Financial Products, LLC (EFP) and CBOE Holdings, Inc. (CBOE) Announce New Interbank Lending Exchange and Interest Rate Benchmark CHICAGO, Sept. 10, 2015/ PRNewswire/-- Environmental Financial Products, LLC and CBOE Holdings, Inc. today announced plans to launch the American Fina...
09:48, 05/02/2019

Brazil bank lending rises 0.6% in May - central bank The amount of outstanding loans in Brazil rose 0.6% in May from the previous month at 3.3 trillion reais ($860 billion), with loans to individuals ris...
17:16, 06/26/2019

Record or near-record highs expected Wednesday TUCSON – The heat is on! A ridge of high pressure, located near California, will continue moving east. This system will expand over Arizona, and...
01:48, 06/12/2019

Singapore banking: Inside UOB’s new era UOB is run by three generations of the Wee family, with a fourth in the wings. It is conservative, cautious and stable. But a bold new digital strateg...
05:48, 07/22/2019

Singapore government to run another bug bounty Its third with bug bounty platform HackerOne, the Singapore government is looking to identify potential security holes across nine online digital serv...
17:32, 07/01/2019

How MAS propelled Singapore to the top of the class Singapore’s emergence as a global financial hub is no accident, and has not happened overnight. The key, according to Ravi Menon – the managing direct...
23:16, 09/18/2019

F1: Singapore Grand Prix – live! Lap-by-lap coverage of the night race at Marina Bay Street CircuitFerrari’s Charles Leclerc on pole with Lewis Hamilton secondSingapore spectacle offe...
16:16, 09/22/2019

We went inside Singapore airport's new 'Jewel.' Here's what we saw Singapore's Changi Airport has been ranked the world's best for seven years in a row, but it isn't resting on its laurels, with the ope...
20:16, 04/28/2019

Singapore: From Pessimistic to "Crazy Rich" Singapore is a wealthy, global financial center. Even so, consumer confidence in the city-state has taken big dips at times. Here's how to put these d...
20:48, 05/01/2019

Singapore clamps down on fake news with new law Lawmakers in Singapore passed a controversial fake news law which "criminalizes free speech" according to international activists. People found guilty...
08:00, 05/09/2019

Cambodia's Hun Sen says Singapore supported genocide Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen has accused Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong of supporting genocide because of comments Lee made about Viet...
13:32, 06/07/2019

Bottas: Mercedes F1 car not "100%" right after Singapore FP1 crash Valtteri Bottas believes his Mercedes Formula 1 car was not "100%" in the Singapore Grand Prix's second Friday practice after it was rebuilt following...
06:48, 09/21/2019

How Singapore mastered Formula One in just 12 years An enormous amount of work, time and money goes into putting on the Singapore Grand Prix, but just how valuable is it for the country? Jake Michaels i...
09:48, 09/20/2019

Blackstone to buy warehouses from Singapore-based GLP for $18.7 bln -WSJ Blackstone Group LP is buying a network of U.S. industrial warehouses from Singapore-based GLP for $18.7 billion, including debt, the Wall Street Jour...
03:48, 06/03/2019

Leclerc pulls out the Singapore magic "Charles Leclerc wove his own strand of Singapore magic on Saturday as Ferrari\u0027s rising star roared to pole position for Sunday’s Formula One rac...
19:32, 09/21/2019

| Mugabe still in Singapore hospital where he has been since April Zimbabwe's ex-leader Robert Mugabe remains hopsitalised in Singapore where he has been receiving medical care for four months, his successor President...
00:16, 08/06/2019

Best wireless earbuds in Singapore: the top Bluetooth earphones As smartphones continue to lose their headphone jack, the rise of the Bluetooth earbuds makes a whole lot more sense. Thankfully, the days of unstable...
10:48, 08/26/2019

Is this James Dyson's second luxury property in Singapore? Weeks after paying £43m for city state’s dearest penthouse, inventor has reportedly bought £26.5m bungalow When billionaire inventor James Dyson bough...
13:48, 07/27/2019

Singapore amongst currencies Facebook wants tied to Libra Social media giant has reportedly informed US government officials that the Singapore dollar, Japanese yen, and euro are amongst an initial bundle of ...
14:16, 09/10/2019

What's trending in travel? Singapore's pros weigh in What happens when 24 travel industry professionals sit down to lunch and delve into the top global travel trends? CNN Travel's Executive Editor, Brekk...
02:32, 05/21/2019

Galaxy Fold to unfold in Singapore on September 18 Initially slated for launch in April, the Samsung foldable smartphone will be available in Singapore at the recommended retail price of S$3,088, with ...
13:48, 09/05/2019

'Cyber flashers' in Singapore could now get two years in prison Singapore has criminalized the sending of unsolicited intimate images, or "cyber flashing," as part of a major crackdown on sexual harassment online....
20:16, 05/07/2019

Singapore to begin testing driverless buses Singapore will next week begin a public trial of driverless buses that can be booked with an app, part of ambitions to roll out autonomous vehicles ac...
04:48, 08/21/2019

Singapore looks to establish new standards for emerging technologies Country's standards council plans to introduce at least 40 standards to guide the development and adoption of new technologies, including drones, addi...
15:32, 07/16/2019

Robert Mugabe under observation in Singapore hospital  Ex-Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe is still under observation after a four-month stay in a Singapore hospital, Zimbabwe's President has announced....
21:16, 08/06/2019

Singapore rated world's most competitive economy Singapore took the top spot as the world's most competitive economy led by an advanced technological infrastructure, a skilled workforce, favorable im...
00:16, 05/31/2019

| Relatives fly to Singapore to bring Mugabe home Close relatives and government officials have flown out of Zimbabwe to collect the body of ex-president Robert Mugabe from Singapore where he died las...
19:48, 09/09/2019

Singapore to issue digital bank licenses Move to issue up to five new digital bank licenses will add market diversity and boost the local banking system in Singapore's bid to become a digital...
19:16, 06/29/2019

Gravity-defying tower opens in Singapore The newly-opened Robinson Tower in Singapore's Central Business District might baffle you at first glance: the upper section appears to float above th...
08:16, 08/06/2019

Singapore and India Share a Peace Pipe The agreement to set up a stock connect with GIFT City ends an 18-month dispute. It also highlights how China has done a better job of developing its ...
10:48, 08/07/2019

Singapore To Ban Sale Of Elephant Ivory From 2021 Singapore said Monday it will impose a blanket ban on the domestic sale of elephant ivory and products from 2021 as the government tightens its campai...
20:04, 08/12/2019

Ricciardo at risk of Singapore F1 qualifying DQ over MGU-K spike Daniel Ricciardo is at risk of being thrown out of Singapore Grand Prix qualifying after his Renault was found to be in breach of Formula 1's MGU-K te...
21:32, 09/21/2019

James Dyson buys £43m penthouse in Singapore Purchase comes months after British inventor revealed plans to move firm to city-stateBillionaire inventor James Dyson has bought a £43m luxury pentho...
15:00, 07/12/2019

Singapore to ban domestic elephant ivory trade From September 2021, Singapore will ban local sales of ivory, removing a key end-market for the valuable material. Some 100 African elephants are esti...
23:16, 08/12/2019

Leclerc puts Ferrari on top in Singapore Formula 1 FP3 Charles Leclerc headed Lewis Hamilton in final practice for Formula 1's Singapore Grand Prix, as Red Bull failed to show its true pace ahead of Saturd...
21:32, 09/21/2019

NHS offers Singapore advice on healthcare security Having gone through the mayhem of Wannacry, UK healthcare agency National Health Service underscores the importance of investing in and building up cy...
05:00, 04/29/2019

Leclerc pulls out the Singapore magic to take pole "Charles Leclerc wove his own strand of Singapore magic on Saturday as Ferrari\u0027s rising star roared to pole position for Sunday’s Formula One rac...
02:48, 09/22/2019

Singapore government systems still weak in IT controls Auditor-General Office finds weaknesses in IT controls of several government entities including the Ministry of Defence and Ministry of Finance, where...
00:00, 07/18/2019

Leclerc stuns with pole hat-trick in Singapore Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc put in a dazzling lap under the Singapore spotlights to seize his third pole position in a row on Saturday, with Mercedes' w...
17:19, 09/21/2019

Magnussen: Perez knows he was in the wrong in F1 Singapore GP clash Kevin Magnussen thinks Formula 1 rival Sergio Perez knows he was at fault for their clash in Singapore Grand Prix practice and has rejected the sugges...
06:48, 09/21/2019

Ricciardo disqualified from Singapore qualifying after MGU-K spike Daniel Ricciardo has been excluded from Singapore Grand Prix qualifying after his Renault Formula 1 car was found to have operated in breach of the ru...
21:32, 09/21/2019

Singapore advertisement sparks 'brownface' controversy An ethnically Chinese actor who allegedly darkened his skin to portray characters of different races in an advertisement has sparked a "brownface" con...
11:48, 07/30/2019

Singapore programme to assess use of exoskeletons in rehabilitation care Led by Temasek Foundation and Trailblazer Foundation, the initiative will evaluate the use and scalability of exoskeletons in rehabilitation care acro...
20:48, 05/06/2019

Sophie The Robot Whips Up Oodles Of Singapore Noodles A Singaporean engineering company has built a robot that can serve up a piping hot bowl of laksa, one of the city-state's most well-known dishes, in j...
13:16, 07/30/2019

Singapore reportedly criminalizes publication of fake news SINGAPORE (AP) — Singapore reportedly has passed a law criminalizing publication of fake news and allowing the government to block and order the remov...
09:16, 05/09/2019

| Singapore makes its biggest ever illegal ivory seizure Singapore has made its largest ever seizure of smuggled ivory, impounding a haul of nearly nine tonnes of contraband tusks from an estimated 300 eleph...
12:32, 07/23/2019

Asia sovereign wealth funds: Lifting the lid on Singapore’s GIC In a rare interview, chief executive Lim Chow Kiat explains the investment discipline that underpins one of the world’s most influential and sophistic...
13:16, 05/09/2019

Swimming: Schooling adjusting to new realities after Singapore return Much has changed for Joseph Schooling since the 2016 Rio Games, where he beat American great Michael Phelps in the 100 meters butterfly final to becom...
06:16, 07/26/2019

Singapore lets firms apply for trademarks via mobile app Businesses can file for trademark protection with the Intellectual Property Office of Singapore via a new mobile app, which aims to speed up the appli...
10:48, 08/21/2019

Google says Singapore's fake news law may hurt innovation Google said on Thursday an anti-fake news law passed by Singapore's parliament could stunt innovation, a quality that the city-state wants to nurture...
06:32, 05/09/2019

Singapore seeks public consult on 5G policies, deployment Country's industry regulator wants industry and public feedback on the regulatory framework it should put in place to facilitate the deployment of 5G ...
11:32, 05/07/2019

Billionaire James Dyson to buy second lavish Singapore property Inventor of the bagless vacuum cleaner James Dyson is poised to purchase his second luxury property in Singapore, complete with an infinity pool and i...
09:16, 07/26/2019

Protecting Singapore from rising sea levels could cost S$100 billion Protecting Singapore against rising sea levels could cost S$100 billion ($72 billion) or more over 100 years, its prime minister said on Sunday, as th...
21:48, 08/18/2019

Singapore announces $48M seizure of ivory, pangolin scales Authorities in Singapore on Tuesday announced the largest seizure of elephant ivory in the country to date, along with the third-largest seizure of pa...
08:00, 07/24/2019

'Revenge Porn', 'Cyber Flashing' Banned In Singapore Singapore's parliament passed a bill Monday that made distributing or threatening to distribute intimate images a crime, punishable up to five years i...
17:00, 05/07/2019

'Cyber flashers' in Singapore face jail time Singapore has criminalized the sending of unsolicited intimate images, or "cyber flashing," as part of a major crackdown on sexual harassment online....
07:32, 05/08/2019

Singapore Airlines says its order for 31 Boeing 737 MAX jets 'intact' Singapore Airlines CEO Goh Choon Phong said on Friday that an order for 31 737 MAX jets from Boeing remains "intact", despite deadly crashes involving...
05:48, 05/17/2019

Ferrari unveils new Formula 1 nose design for Singapore GP Ferrari has unveiled a new nosecone design for the Singapore Grand Prix, as the team chases low-speed performance in its endeavour to continue its str...
02:17, 09/20/2019

Singapore PM: Global rules could change with China's rise Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong says countries including the United States need to be willing to change international rules in response to a ...
19:16, 05/31/2019

Singapore's ban on fake news sets a dangerous precedent As tempting as it sounds, Singapore's initiative to curb online misinformation could stop public-interest journalism and stifle academic discourse, sa...
22:16, 05/29/2019

Sebastian Vettel adjusting to lower expectations at Singapore GP • German would be grateful for error-free run in Ferrari• Lewis Hamilton the fastest in second practice sessionFor the last two meetings of the Singap...
22:32, 09/20/2019

Singapore underscores need to build trust as AI continues to evolve Amidst concerns artificial intelligence will negatively impact human lives, the Singapore government advocates the need to build trust and for open in...
05:32, 09/06/2019

Sainz reckons Hulkenberg regrets Singapore GP first-lap move McLaren's Carlos Sainz Jr believes that Nico Hulkenberg regrets their first-lap incident at the Singapore Grand Prix, which forced both he and the Ren...
19:19, 09/22/2019

Vettel leads Ferrari's Singapore charge but Mercedes on top Sebastian Vettel led Ferrari’s charge in practice for the Singapore Grand Prix on Friday but the German’s Formula One victory drought, already more t...
03:32, 09/21/2019

Singapore, Sichuan firms ink partnerships in medtech and logistics Singapore medtech businesses are linking up with industry peers in Sichuan to enhance diagnostics and patient care, while local companies from other s...
11:32, 09/04/2019

| Ferrari's Leclerc on pole for Singapore Grand Prix Ferrari's Charles Leclerc secured pole position for the Singapore Grand Prix as he looks to win his third race in a row after triumphs in Belgium and ...
18:17, 09/21/2019

Inside Singapore’s National Digital Identity programme We sat down with Mr Kwok Quek Sin, Senior Director (National Digital Identity), of GovTech Singapore, to discuss the roll out of the country's Na...
18:00, 09/03/2019

Hamilton can't place Ferrari's surprise "big step" in Singapore Lewis Hamilton does not know where Ferrari's "big step" has come from and has admitted the pace of Mercedes' Formula 1 rival in Singapore Grand Prix q...
21:32, 09/21/2019

Norris: "Brain fade" resulted in "awful" Singapore F1 Q3 lap McLaren Formula 1 driver Lando Norris says "brain fade" on his final run in Singapore Grand Prix qualifying resulted in an "awful" lap that left him 1...
21:32, 09/21/2019

Singapore says global rules could change with China’s rise Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong says countries including the United States need to be willing to change international rules in response to a ...
04:00, 06/01/2019

Singapore F1 organizers stock up on anti-smog masks Singapore Grand Prix organizers are stocking up on disposable face masks to sell to spectators if the worst air pollution in three years threatens to ...
16:00, 09/19/2019

Singapore's GIC Takes Stake in WaterBridge at $3 Billion Valuation Singapore sovereign-wealth fund GIC has bought a stake in WaterBridge Resources in a deal that values the Houston-based handler of oil-drilling wastew...
14:00, 05/17/2019

Singapore ahead in use of digital health records, but behind in AI for diagnosis Some 89 percent of healthcare professionals in Singapore use digital data records, ahead of their peers in Australia and India, but are behind countri...
11:00, 06/19/2019

Blockchain is the fastest growing skill in Singapore, says LinkedIn Blockchain is one of the fastest growing skills among workers in the Asia Pacific (APAC) region, according to a LinkedIn report published Wednesday. L...
12:32, 06/19/2019

Singapore targets lawyers in digital transformation drive Law Society establishes SmartLaw Guild to showcase best practices and case studies of technology adoption in the legal community, which have been offe...
15:00, 05/17/2019

Singapore workers more anxious about change than losing their job to automation Unfazed about potentially losing their job, employees in Singapore instead are concerned that workplace automation will result in them having to learn...
11:00, 04/30/2019

F1 Singapore GP puts measures in place for "unhealthy" air concerns Specific measures will be in place at Formula 1's Singapore Grand Prix in response to health advisories from the national government over "unhealthy" ...
19:16, 09/16/2019

Singapore's Grab invests in London startup Splyt Singaporean ride-hailing firm Grab has invested in London-based startup Splyt Technologies and extended a partnership between the two companies that w...
11:48, 06/25/2019

Singapore probes drones at airport that disrupted 63 flights SINGAPORE (AP) — Drones buzzing around Singapore’s Changi Airport have caused the delay or diversion of 63 flights in the past week, triggering ...
12:00, 06/25/2019

IRCTC Tourism 6-Day Tour To Singapore, Malaysia At Rs 76,000/Person The tour package, scheduled to start from Hyderabad on June 25, 2019, includes economy class bookings of Malaysia Airlines, according to the IRCTC Tou...
08:48, 06/04/2019

Singapore aims to create 10,000 tech jobs in three years Singapore on Wednesday said it has plans to create up to 10,000 jobs in the technology sector over three years in an initiative to establish the city-...
12:16, 06/26/2019

Kentucky man convicted of leaking Singapore HIV patient data LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A federal jury in Kentucky has convicted a man of leaking a database of HIV patients from the Singapore government. The Lexingto...
22:16, 06/05/2019

The situation in the Middle East is deteriorating: Reyl Singapore Daryl Liew of Reyl Singapore says there could be a floor for oil prices now because the geopolitical risk premium is back in the price. He also says h...
15:00, 09/19/2019

Singapore's 'Priciest Penthouse': $54 Million, 3 Floors, 5 Bedrooms British billionaire inventor James Dyson has paid a reported $54 million for Singapore's biggest, most expensive penthouse: a three-floor residence wi...
10:48, 07/10/2019

How upgrades made Ferrari's shock Singapore GP pole possible Ferrari's surprising performance in Singapore Grand Prix qualifying caught Mercedes out with a "big step", as its latest Formula 1 upgrade made it a "...
10:16, 09/22/2019

Singapore Airlines says its order for 31 Boeing 737 MAX jets "intact" Singapore Airlines CEO Goh Choon Phong said on Friday that an order for 31 737 MAX jets from Boeing remains "intact", despite deadly crashes involving...
06:16, 05/17/2019

Google says Singapore's fake news law could hamper innovation Google said on Thursday an anti-fake news law passed by Singapore's parliament could stunt innovation, a quality that the city-state wants to nurture...
20:16, 05/09/2019

Singapore reports first case of rare monkeypox virus Singapore has reported its first case of the rare monkeypox virus brought in by a Nigerian man who authorities said may have been infected by bushmeat...
18:48, 05/10/2019

'CBOE Options Institute at SGX’ Launches in Singapore December 9 CHICAGO, IL and SINGAPORE -- December 9, 2015 -- The Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) today launched the first international extension ...
09:48, 05/02/2019

Singapore forgoes Tesla's electric 'lifestyle' for buses Singapore is in no rush to adopt a certain brand of electric car. In an interview with Bloomberg published today, a government minister offered a rebu...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Singapore PM says call to curb online violence ‘effective’ SINGAPORE (AP) — Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong says a global call to curb the spread of hate and extremism on internet platforms is...
11:00, 05/17/2019

Fitbit targets 1 million new users with Singapore government tie-up Fitbit Inc said on Wednesday it signed a contract with the Singapore government to provide fitness trackers and services in a health program it said ...
19:48, 08/22/2019

Shanahan to meet Chinese counterpart in Singapore: U.S. official Acting U.S. Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan will meet China's defense minister at an Asia defense forum in Singapore, a senior U.S. defense officia...
03:00, 05/25/2019

Ferrari considered swapping Vettel and Leclerc during Singapore GP Ferrari thought about swapping Sebastian Vettel and Charles Leclerc in Formula 1's Singapore Grand Prix after being surprised to see Leclerc lose his ...
20:48, 09/22/2019

Singapore to launch QR identity verification tool for businesses Government says it will introduce in third-quarter 2019 a tool called SG-Verify, which will enable businesses to perform secure identity verification ...
12:48, 05/28/2019

Giovinazzi penalised for going close to Singapore F1 rescue crane Alfa Romeo driver Antonio Giovinazzi has been penalised by the Formula 1 stewards for driving too close to a crane during the Singapore Grand Prix, bu...
19:19, 09/22/2019

Formula 1: Sebastian Vettel claims Singapore GP win for the fifth time Sebastian Vettel wins the Singapore Grand Prix for the fifth time in his career at the end of a gruelling street circuit showdown under the floodlight...
17:16, 09/22/2019

Singapore PM's Brother Backs Opposition Party In Election Twist The Singapore prime minister's estranged brother has thrown his support behind a newly-formed opposition party in an intriguing twist ahead of electio...
13:48, 07/29/2019

U.S. finds American guilty in Singapore HIV data leak case A U.S. citizen who leaked the names of more than 14,000 HIV-positive people in Singapore has been found guilty by a U.S. court of illegally transferri...
09:00, 06/06/2019

Haas: Plastic bag cost Magnussen Singapore GP F1 points finish Haas has revealed that a plastic sandwich bag lodged in Kevin Magnussen's front wing was the cause of his pace drop off in Formula 1's Singapore Grand...
20:48, 09/22/2019

Singapore opposition joins backlash against proposed fake news law Singapore's lone opposition party in parliament has said it will oppose a controversial fake news bill that has been criticized by rights groups, jour...
08:48, 05/08/2019

Singapore's anti-fake news law could muzzle free speech Singapore has recently joined the list of countries seeking to protect their citizens from harmful online content. But many complain the government's ...
20:00, 06/06/2019

Ferrari Flexes On Mercedes With A 1-2 Finish In Singapore Grand Prix For the first time this season, a team other than Mercedes has managed a 1-2 finish in a Formula 1. With great performances from Sebastian Vettel and ...
00:16, 09/23/2019

Singapore autonomous shuttle buses to start picking up passengers Operated by local transport company ComfortDelgro, the driverless NUSmart Shuttle sits up to 12 passengers and will run within the National University...
14:48, 07/30/2019

India, Singapore Take Part In Naval Drill In South China Sea The Indian Navy conducted military exercised in the South China Sea with its Singapore counterpart today. Navy's two ships-Kolkata and Shakti took par...
23:16, 05/19/2019

US Finds American Guilty In Singapore HIV Data Leak Case A US citizen who leaked the names of more than 14,000 HIV-positive people in Singapore has been found guilty by a US court of illegally transferring p...
22:00, 06/06/2019

Consumers could be winners as Singapore shakes up its digital banking sector Singapore will distribute up to five digital banking licenses for non-banking entities to provide financial services to retail customers and small and...
05:00, 09/02/2019

Sebastian Vettel wins F1 Singapore Grand Prix in Ferrari one-two • Charles Leclerc second but unhappy with Ferrari team orders• Verstappen third while Hamilton can manage only fourthAs Sebastian Vettel crossed the l...
00:16, 09/23/2019

Epsom Derby field almost set; top weekend action from France to Singapore A look at the potential field for the June 1 Epsom Derby, plus top-flight international racing this weekend from as far afield as Singapore and Hong K...
02:16, 05/25/2019

Singapore smog worst in three years as forest fires rage Singapore's air quality deteriorated to "unhealthy" levels on Saturday for the first time in three years, data from the National Environment Agency (N...
19:48, 09/15/2019

A year after Singapore, little change seen in U.S.-North Korea ties: poll A year after the first U.S.-North Korea summit, most people in countries with a stake in the process think relations between the old rivals have not i...
08:48, 06/12/2019

Drone sightings disrupt flights at Singapore's Changi airport Second incident in a week causes delays and diversions at one of Asia’s busiest airline hubsDrone sightings have disrupted flights at Singapore’s main...
16:00, 06/25/2019

Indian Convicted Of Molesting Air Stewardess On Chennai-Singapore Flight A 39-year-old Indianman was found guilty on Monday of molesting an air stewardess on a flight from Cochin to Singapore in 2017, according to a media r...
12:48, 08/05/2019

Singapore-Chinese Man Gets 4 Weeks In Jail For Racist Attack On Indian A Singaporean man of Chinese origin was sentenced to four weeks in jail and fined 1,000 Singapore dollars for racist remarks insulting an Indian natio...
10:00, 07/27/2019

Singapore opposition party fears use of fake news law in election The leader of a new Singapore opposition party said on Friday he was concerned that an anti-fake news law, which rights groups fear could stifle free ...
08:00, 07/26/2019

The physical challenge behind F1 drivers' 'love-hate' relationship with the Singapore GP The combination of heat, humidity and a race that regularly runs two hours makes the Singapore Grand Prix the toughest event of the season. But just h...
06:18, 09/21/2019

| Vettel ends long wait for victory with Singapore triumph Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel ended his year-long drought without a win at the Singapore Grand Prix mastering a hazy circuit to claim a record fifth triu...
17:16, 09/22/2019

Ferrari's Leclerc stuns with Formula 1 pole position in Singapore Ferrari's Charles Leclerc claimed a surprise third consecutive Formula 1 pole position after outpacing Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes by 0.191s for the Si...
21:32, 09/21/2019

Facebook bans race rap video after Singapore govt complains Social media sites have pulled the angry hip-hop video after authorities in Singapore warned it could stoke racial tensions. Some residents have accus...
14:16, 08/02/2019

Bottas: Unplanned Hamilton move hurt Singapore GP qualifying Valtteri Bottas says an unplanned passing move by Mercedes Formula 1 team-mate Lewis Hamilton hurt his Q3 run in a "messy" Singapore Grand Prix qualif...
09:32, 09/22/2019

Technology drives Singapore's ranking as most competitive economy, knocking off US Advanced technological infrastructure and favourable immigration laws are amongst key factors that helped propel Singapore to pole position this year ...
12:00, 05/29/2019

Ex-Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe under observation in Singapore hospital  Ex-Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe is still under observation after a four-month stay in a Singapore hospital, Zimbabwe's President has announced....
15:48, 08/06/2019

Singapore inks Asean partnerships to drive technology patents Country and eight Asean intellectual property offices sign two-year agreement to prioritise patent applications in emerging technologies such as finte...
14:48, 08/28/2019

Singapore updates guidelines on data breach notification, accountability Expected to be included as part of the upcoming amendment to the country's data protection law, the new guidelines state businesses take no more than ...
14:00, 05/22/2019

Wolff: Mercedes needs "enormous" F1 Singapore pace to beat Leclerc Mercedes Formula 1 boss Toto Wolff expects it to be "really difficult" to overtake Singapore Grand Prix polesitter Charles Leclerc without an "enormou...
19:19, 09/22/2019

Singapore-Bound Flight Makes Emergency Landing In Bangladesh A Singapore-bound Biman Bangladesh Airlines flight on Thursday made an emergency landing the airportas the aircraft's wheels failed to retract, an off...
20:18, 09/19/2019

Lewis Hamilton ‘down for some hard racing’ in Singapore after Leclerc clash • Briton says he will adapt his driving after incident in Italy• Verstappen believes drivers ‘should be able to defend yourself’Lewis Hamilton reitera...
21:32, 09/19/2019

Charles Leclerc frustrated by 'not fair' Ferrari Singapore strategy Charles Leclerc criticised his Ferrari Formula 1 team for an "unfair" decision in the Singapore Grand Prix after falling behind eventual winner Sebast...
19:19, 09/22/2019

Russell: Grosjean deserved worse outcome in Singapore GP clash Williams Formula 1 driver George Russell felt it was unjust that Romain Grosjean escaped their Singapore Grand Prix collision while his race was ended...
19:19, 09/22/2019

Singapore-Based Indian Convicted For Molesting Air Stewardess: Report A 39-year-old Indianman was found guilty on Monday of molesting an air stewardess on a flight from Cochin to Singapore in 2017, according to a media r...
13:48, 08/05/2019

Leclerc thought he'd crash three times on Singapore Formula 1 pole lap Ferrari Formula 1 driver Charles Leclerc says he saw himself in the wall "two or three times" during his "crazy" pole lap in Singapore Grand Prix qual...
21:32, 09/21/2019

Singapore Airlines' order of 31 Boeing 737 Max jets remains 'intact,' CEO says Singapore Airlines CEO Goh Choon Phong told reporters and analysts on Friday that an order for 31 Boeing 737 Max jets remains "intact" despite the air...
08:32, 05/17/2019

Singapore poll could be months away as panel checks voting constituencies Singapore's prime minister, Lee Hsien Loong, has formed a panel to review electoral boundaries, his office said on Wednesday, in a strong signal that ...
12:32, 09/04/2019

Body of Zimbabwe's Mugabe to leave Singapore for burial at home The body of Zimbabwe's former president Robert Mugabe will be flown home from Singapore on Wednesday, five days after he died in hospital in the city-...
03:32, 09/11/2019

Singapore commits resources to drive 5G, earmarks key verticals for adoption Industry regulator Infocomm Media Development Authority has set aside S$40 million (US$29.53 million) to support research and development efforts and ...
08:16, 06/27/2019

Singapore Just Passed a Controversial Bill Criminalizing ‘Fake News’ (SINGAPORE) — Singapore reportedly has passed a law criminalizing publication of fake news and allowing the government to block and order the re...
09:16, 05/09/2019

Singapore to invest $30 million in 5G tests ahead of 2020 rollout Singapore on Thursday launched a S$40 million ($29.5 million) initiative to test applications for 5G networks, the next generation of mobile communic...
11:32, 06/27/2019

Singapore stocks offer 'good yield' despite trade war jitters The trade war may be hurting Singapore's economy, but the country's stocks remain relatively attractive compared to the rest of Asia, analys...
07:48, 09/09/2019

'Just a matter of when': the $20bn plan to power Singapore with Australian solar Ambitious export plan could generate billions and make Australia the centre of low-cost energy in a future zero-carbon worldThe desert outside Tennant...
04:48, 07/14/2019

'Smart' clothing can boost wearable tech: Singapore researchers Researchers in Singapore have invented 'smart' clothing they say can boost signals and save battery life on wireless devices such as headphones and sm...
04:00, 08/16/2019

Singapore's GDP badly misses forecasts, shrinking 3.4% from the prior quarter Singapore's economy shrank in the second quarter from the previous three months on an annualized basis, widely missing economists' forecasts...
03:48, 07/12/2019

Singapore wants more details on Facebook Libra before deciding on regulatory response Country's central bank remains in talks with Facebook and wants more details on how the US social media platform plans to implement its cryptocurrency...
20:16, 07/08/2019

Exclusive: Bearing brunt of trade war, Singapore chipmakers cut jobs Caught between a Sino-U.S. trade war, political concerns over Chinese telecoms firm Huawei and slowing consumer demand, chipmakers in Singapore have ...
10:48, 07/24/2019

Pinterest opens Singapore office in APAC expansion drive Six years after launching its Tokyo office, the social networking platform sets up a second regional office in Singapore to support its Southeast Asia...
14:48, 07/10/2019

Singapore to feel impact of China-US trade dispute if prolonged Tensions between the two economic powerhouses will lead to fragmented technology markets and, if prolonged, drag down Singapore's economy, says its pr...
07:32, 08/19/2019

Singapore eases access to legal help to drive payment services Monetary Authority of Singapore streamlines access to legal help specialised in payment services, so new operators in the sector can ensure compliance...
15:00, 09/06/2019

Singapore urged to make changes to proposed bill against online falsehoods Government should cement its pledge not to use the law to stifle free speech by amending key components in the draft bill, such as including a clause ...
00:16, 05/02/2019

Singapore’s Prime Minister Threatens Website Editor With Libel Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has threatened to pursue libel charges against the editor of an online publication that ran allegations abo...
05:48, 09/03/2019

British billionaire Dyson snaps up Singapore's priciest penthouse British billionaire and inventor of the bagless vacuum cleaner James Dyson has bought the most expensive apartment in Singapore, where his company pla...
08:16, 07/10/2019

Indian Man In Singapore Charged For Evading National Service For 5 Years An Indian national, who is a permanent resident in Singapore, is facing a trial for defaulting on his compulsory national service obligations for more...
12:00, 05/10/2019

China's Dalian Wanda Plans Singapore REIT Listing Chinese conglomerate Dalian Wanda is planning to list a real-estate business in Singapore, in a deal that could value that collection of properties at...
15:16, 06/20/2019

Singapore Changi Airport shuts runway over drone sighting Operations on one runway at the Singapore airport was shut down intermittently over 10 hours after an unauthorised drone was spotted, leading to 36 fl...
20:00, 06/19/2019

Singapore outlaws fake news, allows government to block, remove it The law bans falsehoods that are prejudicial to Singapore or likely to influence elections and requires service providers to remove such content. ...
21:48, 05/09/2019

Robert Mugabe’s Body Believed to Be Leaving Singapore for Zimbabwe (SINGAPORE) — A vehicle believed to be carrying the body of former Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe left a Singapore funeral parlor Wednesday mo...
08:32, 09/11/2019

Indonesian forests are burning, and Malaysia and Singapore are choking on the fumes Malaysian authorities distributed half a million face masks to residents on Tuesday after large-scale forest fires in Indonesia spread smoke and thick...
16:16, 09/11/2019

Fitbit will play a key role in Singapore's public health program Never mind getting a fitness tracker through your insurance company -- in Singapore, the government will encourage you to get one. Fitbit has unveile...
15:16, 08/21/2019

Unauthorized drone flying disrupts flights at Singapore airport One of two runways at Singapore's main airport closed for short periods on Tuesday and Wednesday because of "confirmed sightings of unauthorized drone...
16:16, 06/19/2019

Fitbit eyes one million new users in Singapore health scheme Fitbit Inc has won a contract with the Singapore government to provide fitness trackers and services to up to one million of the country's citizens as...
18:16, 08/21/2019

Indonesia to build country's longest bridge linking islands near Singapore Indonesia plans to build a 7 km (4.35 mile) bridge to connect two islands in the Malacca Strait, close to Singapore, as part of efforts to develop ind...
13:16, 07/11/2019

Shell debuts electric vehicle chargers in Singapore, first in Southeast Asia Royal Dutch Shell is launching electric vehicle chargers at petrol stations in Singapore, its first such foray in Southeast Asia, the company said on ...
08:00, 08/19/2019

Singapore chases tech 'Jedi Masters' for Silicon Valley ambitions San Francisco-based investor Paul Bragiel said he needed to be asked three or four times before he accepted an invitation from Singapore to come check...
13:32, 05/24/2019

Khazanah, Temasek to sell part of joint Singapore property for about $1.2 billion A joint venture between Malaysia sovereign wealth fund Khazanah and Singapore state investor Temasek is selling the office and retail units of its DUO...
09:48, 07/30/2019

Billionaire James Dyson reportedly buys $54 million penthouse in Singapore British technology firm founder James Dyson and his wife have reportedly purchased a luxury penthouse in Singapore for a record S$73.8 million ($54.2 ...
06:32, 07/10/2019

North Korea has allegedly built a dozen nukes since Singapore summit North Korea has allegedly been busy making 12 new nuclear weapons since the first summit between President Trump and Kim Jong Un in Singapore last Jun...
15:48, 07/27/2019

Australian territory gives major status to solar plan by Singapore's Sun Cable Australia's Northern Territory has given major project status to an ambitious plan to transmit 3 gigawatts (GW) of solar power to Singapore by subsea ...
09:32, 07/20/2019

Singapore Grand Prix: Vettel leads unhappy Leclerc in Ferrari 1-2 Sebastian Vettel scored his first Formula 1 victory in over a year as Charles Leclerc criticised a Ferrari decision he did not think was "fair" in the...
19:19, 09/22/2019

Singapore public sector to adopt new measures to tighten data security Following a "stocktake" of the public sector's security practices, Singapore's government agencies will roll out "technical measures" for existing as ...
02:32, 07/16/2019

Singapore hopes to groom data protection officers with training framework Government agency responsible for data protection legislation has released a competency framework and skills roadmap detailing skillsets data protecti...
18:32, 07/17/2019

Automated Buses Dodge Peacocks, Tourists & Plants In Singapore Test Roaming peacocks, meandering tourists and curbside bushes were all causing headaches this week for operators of one of the first autonomous bus shuttl...
18:16, 08/27/2019

Automated buses dodge peacocks, tourists and plants in Singapore test Roaming peacocks, meandering tourists and curbside bushes were all causing headaches this week for operators of one of the first autonomous bus shuttl...
14:16, 08/27/2019

JP Morgan helps Canada and Singapore trial bank transfers on the ‘blockchain’ Central banks in Canada and Singapore claim to have successfully completed a cross-border payment using distributed ledger technology. The Monetary Au...
16:00, 05/02/2019

Exclusive: Singapore cautions wealth managers on aggressively courting HK business Singapore has cautioned wealth managers against aggressively marketing their services or making other efforts to woo clients to the city state by capi...
09:32, 07/12/2019

Plane leaves Zimbabwe for Singapore to bring home Mugabe's body A plane has left Zimbabwe for Singapore carrying government officials and relatives to bring home the body of Robert Mugabe, but it was still not clea...
13:16, 09/09/2019

James Dyson reported to have bought second ultra-luxury Singapore home Weeks after paying £43m for the city-state’s most expensive penthouse, the inventor has reportedly lined up a £26.5m houseThe inventor of the bagless ...
10:16, 07/26/2019

Singapore Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing In Delhi After Glitch A Singapore Airlines aircraft carrying 228 people on Wednesday made an emergency landing in the national capital after experiencing a glitch with the ...
23:16, 05/08/2019

Social media blocks satirical video in Singapore after government complaint Facebook and other social media sites have restricted access to a satirical rap video in Singapore after the government of the wealthy Asian city-stat...
22:48, 08/02/2019

Singapore unveils framework to facilitate 'trusted' data-sharing between organisations Regulators say the Trusted Data Sharing Framework aims to resolve challenges companies face in sharing data assets, including the need to ensure regul...
10:32, 06/28/2019

Singapore automotive marketplace snags more funds, acquires Indonesia C2C player Car marketplace Carro has raked in another US$30 million as part of its Series B round, having secured US$60 million earlier in May, and used the fund...
11:16, 08/06/2019

F1 live stream: how to watch the Singapore Grand Prix 2019 online from anywhere The 2019 Formula 1 season has seen Mercedes go from strength-to-strength but not without a few upsets along the way of late. Could the Singapore Grand...
09:48, 09/19/2019

Singapore, Canada complete blockchain trial for cross-border payments Monetary Authority of Singapore and Bank of Canada complete tests on cross-border payments using digital currencies, tapping distributed ledger techno...
21:32, 05/03/2019

Drones delay flights at Singapore's Changi Airport for second time in a week Drone sightings, alongside weather conditions, delayed 18 flights and forced a further seven to be diverted Monday evening, according to the country's...
13:32, 06/25/2019

Racing Point Formula 1 team plans major Singapore GP upgrade Racing Point plans to bring a major upgrade to its car for the Singapore Grand Prix as it targets ending the 2019 Formula 1 season as the fourth faste...
14:17, 09/17/2019

Singapore turns on data channel linking Chongqing industrial parks Available to companies across seven industrial parks in the southwestern city of China, the dedicated data link has a total capacity of 260Gbps and is...
08:01, 09/12/2019