Jan 23, 2021 01:44 PM

Australia's PM reluctant to commit to medium-term climate goals: newspaper

[MELBOURNE] Australia's government is in no rush to sign up to a target of net zero carbon emissions by 2050,...

IN TODAY'S PAPER

Jan 23, 2021 05:50 AM
GOLD REPORT

Biden's presidency looks promising for gold, yet rising Treasury yields may limit gains

GOLD rallied this week on the back of Janet Yellen's testimony to the US Senate and Joe Biden's inauguration as the...

Jan 23, 2021 06:21 AM

Oil falls on China's Covid-19 cases, high crude build

[NEW YORK] Oil prices fell on Friday, weighed down by a build in US crude inventories and worries that new pandemic...

Jan 23, 2021 05:50 AM
GOLD REPORT

Biden's presidency looks promising for gold, yet rising Treasury yields may limit gains

GOLD rallied this week on the back of Janet Yellen's testimony to the US Senate and Joe Biden's inauguration as the...

Jan 22, 2021 09:54 PM

Petronas said to enter fray for US$4b Lonza chemicals unit

[KUALA LUMPUR] Malaysian state oil producer Petroliam Nasional is among suitors vying for a chemicals business being...

Jan 22, 2021 02:52 PM

China's Sinopec raises oil output at Shunbei field 30% in 2020

[BEIJING] China's Sinopec Corp boosted crude oil output at a comparatively newly discovered oil field in the...

Jan 22, 2021 02:35 PM

US rock legend inspiring Fortescue founder's green steel revolution

[SYDNEY] Andrew Forrest, billionaire founder of iron ore empire Fortescue Metals Group, is "runnin' down a dream" of...

Jan 22, 2021 02:21 PM

Malaysia's FGV says shareholders urged to reject Felda's takeover offer

[KUALA LUMPUR] The non-interested directors of Malaysian palm oil giant FGV Holdings have recommended that...

Jan 22, 2021 06:37 AM

Gold slips on profit taking; stimulus bets limit losses

[BENGALURU] Gold prices eased from a two-week high on Thursday as investors booked some profit following a rally in...

Jan 22, 2021 06:33 AM

Oil steadies after unexpected build in US crude stockpiles

[NEW YORK] Oil prices steadied on Thursday after industry data showed a surprise increase in US crude inventories...

Jan 22, 2021 05:50 AM
BROKERS’ TAKE

DBS says Wilmar deserves higher valuation than peers in palm-oil plays

DBS Group Research on Thursday said Wilmar International deserves a higher valuation multiple than its crude palm...

Jan 21, 2021 01:22 PM

Rescuers scramble to free Chinese miners trapped underground

[BEIJING] Chinese rescuers drilled deep into the ground on Thursday in an increasingly desperate bid to save 21...