Tuesday, Sep 08, 2020


Oct 21, 2020 10:17 AM

Bank of Japan must act swiftly if pandemic delays Japan's recovery: Sakurai

[TOKYO] Bank of Japan board member Makoto Sakurai said on Wednesday the central bank must take "swift and...

Oct 21, 2020 10:02 AM

JC Penney rushes to finalise sale to lender, landlord group

[NEW YORK] JC Penney has formalised a planned sale to its bankruptcy lenders and biggest landlords, but must first...

Oct 21, 2020 09:53 AM

Singapore stocks rise at open, tracking modest gains on Wall Street; STI up 0.3%

SINGAPORE shares opened slightly higher on Wednesday after US markets saw modest gains amid renewed hopes for a...

Oct 21, 2020 09:53 AM

CDLHT sells Brisbane hotel at slight premium, exiting market as challenges loom

CDL Hospitality Trusts (CDLHT) is selling its 4.5-star hotel Novotel Brisbane in Australia for S$67.9 million (S$66....

Oct 21, 2020 09:47 AM

US seeks to sway Brazil on Chinese 5G with US$1b deal

[BRASÍLIA] The United States promised Brazil US$1 billion in financing toward US imports on Tuesday, adding a carrot...

Oct 21, 2020 09:43 AM

Hong Kong: Stocks rise at open

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong stocks kicked off Wednesday on a positive note, tracking a rally on Wall Street and fuelled by...