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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

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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

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Oil prices rise on Iran sanctions, but US-China row mutes trading

Brent crude oil futures LCOc1 were at $75.07 per barrel at 0424 GMT, up 34 cents, or 0.5 per cent.

24 Aug 2018 10:39 AM

International oil prices slip as trade spat escalates

International benchmark Brent crude oil futures were at $74.63 per barrel.

23 Aug 2018 11:11 AM

Oil prices slip on concerns over slowing economic growth

Brent crude futures, which act as a benchmark for international oil prices, were at $71.60 per barrel.

20 Aug 2018 11:24 AM

Indian banks, insurance cos increasingly embracing digitisation: US tech expert

Indian government is giving citizens direct access and connectivity, shifting away from bureaucracy.

17 Aug 2018 2:22 PM

Reliance declares force majeure on gasoline from Jamnagar plant: sources

At least two gasoline cargoes scheduled for this month’s loading were affected.

15 Aug 2018 12:55 PM

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Oil prices inch up on Saudi output cut, but slowing economic growth drags

Brent crude oil futures LCOc1 were at $72.81 per barrel at 0515 GMT, up 20 cents, or 0.3 per cent.

14 Aug 2018 12:00 PM

Oil dips as US, China trade dispute expected to stall economic growth

US crude oil exports to China, seen as a tool to reduce America’s trade deficit with Asia’s biggest economy.

10 Aug 2018 9:17 AM

Oil rises ahead of renewed US sanctions against Iran

Spot Brent crude oil futures were at $73.88 per barrel at 0241 GMT on Tuesday, up 13 cents, or 0.2 per cent.

07 Aug 2018 10:40 AM

North Korea's nuclear weapons work inconsistent with pledge: Mike Pompeo

Pompeo told a Senate committee hearing on July 25 that North Korea was continuing to produce fuel for nuclear bombs in spite of its pledge.

03 Aug 2018 6:37 PM

China seeks military drills with ASEAN nations in disputed waters

China insists on outside countries being excluded, as per a draft document, in what analysts said was a bid to diminish US influence.

02 Aug 2018 7:13 PM

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