[WASHINGTON] There is an even balance in the share of US businesses reporting decreases and increases in employment for the first time in a decade, a survey showed on Monday, the latest suggestion...

[WASHINGTON] US President Donald Trump is expected to disclose details of his long-delayed Middle East peace proposal to Israeli leaders on Monday, as he attempts to generate some momentum towards...

SINGAPORE has expanded its travel advisory to defer all non-essential travel to mainland China, as part of a slew of enhanced measures against the spread of the Wuhan virus.

[TOKYO] Japan is expected to arrange a charter flight as early as Tuesday for any of its citizens who wish to return from Wuhan in China, the epicentre of a coronavirus outbreak, Kyodo news agency...

[BEIJING] Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Monday visited Wuhan, epicentre of the coronavirus outbreak that has killed 80 and infected more than 2,700 people in the country, China's government said...

[SHANGHAI] Mongolia has closed from Monday until March 2 all universities and educational institutes to contain the spread of a deadly coronavirus sweeping China, state media Montsame said, citing...

[HONG KONG] The Hong Kong government halted work to use a housing estate as a possible coronavirus quarantine facility, after violent protests at the site showed outbreak fears becoming a new...

[SINGAPORE] SPH Magazines has complied with an order by the Protection from Online Falsehoods and Manipulation Act (Pofma) office to correct an online post in the HardwareZone Forum that falsely...

[UNITED STATES] In a recent United Nations (UN) Security Council vote on extending cross-border aid to Syria, Britain aligned with the United States and abstained in a rare split with its European...

[SEOUL] The influential aunt of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un made her first public appearance in six years, state media reported on Sunday, years after her husband was executed in a purge.