[THE HAGUE] From trafficking dodgy surgical masks to peddling counterfeit medicines and running internet scams, criminals are finding ways to profit from the coronavirus crisis, European police...

[TAIPEI] American journalists expelled by China are welcome to set up shop in Taiwan, foreign minister Joseph Wu said Saturday, as the democratic island burnishes its credentials as a regional...

[TOKYO] People in greater Tokyo and the Osaka area in western Japan hunkered down on Saturday as officials urged citizens to stay indoors to prevent a potential emergency, but some were carrying...

[MELBOURNE] Australia stepped up enforcement of social distancing rules on Saturday to contain community transmission of the novel coronavirus, implementing fines, closing beaches and threatening...

[WASHINGTON] A US-based lab has unveiled a portable test that can tell if someone has Covid-19 in as little as five minutes, it said in a statement on Friday.

[NEW DELHI] With India locked down over the coronavirus and no way to earn money, Dilipji Thakor faces a grim choice: either walk home or die hungry.

[NEW YORK] As New York becomes the epicentre of the coronavirus outbreak in the United States, even die-hard businesses are shutting down in the so-called "city that never sleeps."

[NEW YORK] Doctors and nurses on the front lines of the US coronavirus crisis pleaded on Friday for more protective gear and equipment to treat waves of patients expected to overwhelm hospitals as...

[OTTAWA] Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Friday announced a series of measures to boost the Canadian economy, almost doubling the amount of the aid pledged just two days ago to more than C$200...

[MADRID] The death toll in Spain soared to over 4,800 on Friday after 769 people died in 24 hours, in what was a record one-day figure for fatalities.

BREAKING NEWS

Mar 29, 2020 08:40 PM

42 new coronavirus cases in Singapore; 3 cases form new cluster in Yishun

[SINGAPORE] A new cluster involving three people at a bridal salon in Yishun Industrial Street, The Wedding Brocade...

Mar 29, 2020 08:23 PM

SGX grants time extensions for AGMs to First Sponsor, Serrano

Property developer First Sponsor Group on Saturday said it has obtained permission from the Singapore Exchange...