DUKE-NUS Medical School has come up with a Covid-19 test kit which takes just an hour, instead of the usual several days, to flag if someone has been infected before.

Hong Kong's economy suffered its worst quarterly drop on record in the first three months of the year, as the coronavirus pandemic hobbled activity following months of unrest, final data showed on...

GLOBAL trade frictions are back in the spotlight but Asia's developing-market bonds will hold up well as the region leads the way in recovering from the novel coronavirus crisis, according to...

THE FINISH LINE

FOR football fans in Singapore starved of live sporting fix for the longest time, if the English Premier League (EPL) does restart sometime in mid-June (assuming it is safe to do so), it could...

COMMENTARY

THE Covid-19 pandemic could hardly have come at a worse time for the global oil industry. Already under increasing pressure from long-term structural changes in world energy markets, the industry...

A SMART LOOK AT INVESTING

OUR lives have been upended.

[NEW YORK] Oil prices settled 5 per cent higher on Friday in their second consecutive week of gains as US producers cut production with the number of drilling rigs falling to a record low, and as...

PERSPECTIVE

THE world is entering a period of high-stakes experimentation, with cities and countries serving as open-air laboratories for how to most safely and effectively reopen amid the coronavirus.

LET'S imagine a world sans Covid-19. After reading her recent op-ed in The Business Times on sustainability investing, I decide that I must have a talk with global strategist Marsha Vande Berg....

I WOKE up on April 20 to an old calendar reminder that I should be packed and ready to board my flight to Barcelona, Spain, in about six hours.