Wednesday, Jan 23, 2019 | Last Update : 12:34 PM IST

Singapore: Indian-origin man jailed for bomb hoax

An Indian-origin man was jailed for four months for a 2004 bomb hoax at the house of Singapore's first prime minister.

22 Jan 2019 10:45 AM

Indian-origin man charged for murder of ‘girlfriend’ in Singapore apartment

M Krishnan allegedly killed Mallika Begum Rahamansa Abdul Rahman (40) in apartment in northern housing estate of Woodlands on Wednesday.

18 Jan 2019 5:42 PM

Oil slides on China trade slump, but crude imports remain high

Crude futures were back in the red as trading began for a fresh week in Asia.

14 Jan 2019 10:35 AM

Jet Airways proposes late debt repayments to creditors: document

Jet met with lenders, lessors and vendors in India on Tuesday to discuss its financial situation and a debt-repayment plan.

10 Jan 2019 1:23 PM

Govt's intense pressure on RBI could undermine India's long-term financial stability

India's banking system continues to factor in its relatively weak governance and transparency.

17 Dec 2018 3:55 PM

Urjit Patel's resignation comes at a sensitive time, to dampen sentiments: DBS

Governor's departure is likely to push 10-year INR yields back above 7.6 per cent in a knee-jerk sell-off.

11 Dec 2018 10:59 AM

Trump-Kim meeting likely in New Year, won't accept broken promises: Mike Pence

US president and North's leader held a historic summit in Singapore earlier this year, signing a vaguely worded deal on denuclearisation.

15 Nov 2018 3:17 PM

US urges sustained sanctions pressure on North Korea over denuclearisation

US Vice President Mike Pence said America's regional 'partnership also includes our pressure campaign regarding' the North.

15 Nov 2018 2:37 PM

Banks showing positive signs but fundamentals still weak: report

Valuations of Indian bank USD bonds remain relatively expensive and do not offer much upside from current levels.

09 Nov 2018 10:48 AM

Singapore: Indian yoga teacher's jail term extended for molesting student

Rakesh Kumar Prasad had appealed against his conviction but his arguments were rejected by HC which allowed an appeal by the prosecution.

13 Oct 2018 11:58 AM

Singapore Airlines ready to take off world's longest flight of 19 hours

Flight SQ22 will use long-range Airbus A350-900ULR, configured to carry 161 passengers -- 67 in business class and 94 in economy.

11 Oct 2018 11:16 AM

Indian man in Singapore faces jail, caning for extortion

Man threatened to publish defamatory libel concerning Zaidi, global head at Standard Chartered Bank, unless he paid SGD 500,000.

03 Oct 2018 12:25 PM

Oil near four-year high as Washington's Iran sanctions loom

Brent has risen by around 20 per cent from the most recent lows in August.

02 Oct 2018 11:11 AM

Brent crude oil hits four-year high ahead of Iran sanctions

Brent was pushed up by the looming sanctions against Iran, which will start targeting its oil sector from Nov 4.

01 Oct 2018 9:15 AM

India tops talent migration into Singapore

Singapore, with an ageing population and a shortage of high-tech workers, finds it necessary to bring in foreign talent.

25 Sep 2018 2:22 PM

World oil demand to peak at 104.4 million bpd in 2035: Unipec

Chen Bo also said China would reduce Iranian oil imports because of looming US sanctions.

24 Sep 2018 11:48 AM

Paytm bets on local expertise to fend off rivals

With 95 million monthly active users, Paytm has been growing by 5 per cent to 6 per cent month-on-month.

12 Sep 2018 8:33 AM

Facebook to build USD 1 billion Singapore data centre, first in Asia

The company expects it to be run on 100 per cent renewable energy, like its other data centres.

06 Sep 2018 12:42 PM

GAIL's online gas portal to boost transparency

GAIL, India’s biggest gas marketing and trading firm, launched an online portal for companies to book natural gas pipeline capacity.

28 Aug 2018 4:04 PM

Oil stable as US-China trade row weighs, Iran sanctions cut supply outlook

OPEC member Iran has exported around 2.5 million barrels per day of crude oil so far this year.

27 Aug 2018 9:17 AM