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Oil prices slips on expectations for US crude stock build

Russian government comments on prospects for stepping up cooperation with OPEC.

04 Apr 2018 1:25 PM

Singapore: Indian yoga instructor convicted for molesting woman

Rakesh Kumar Prasad was sentenced to a nine-month jail term along with a fine of 1,000 Singapore dollar by the court on Sunday.

03 Apr 2018 2:55 PM

Cryptocurrency arbitrage boom fizzles in Asia, but profits persist

The boom has eaten away the spreads and shown how fast the galloping cryptocurrency markets can change course.

03 Apr 2018 12:22 PM

Diesel use in India set for record in 2018

India’s diesel consumption should be up to about 7.7 million tonnes towards the end of the year.

27 Mar 2018 5:41 PM

Uber to sell Southeast Asia business to rival Grab: sources

As part of the transaction, Uber would get a stake of as much as 30 per cent in the combined business.

26 Mar 2018 9:40 AM

Oil rises more than 1 pc as Saudi says production curbs could last into 2019

US President Donald Trump signed a memorandum that could impose tariffs on up to $60 billion of imports from China.

23 Mar 2018 11:38 AM

Indian-origin physiotherapist gets jail for molesting teen girl in Singapore

Luke Manimaran Degarajoo, 43, had touched 18-yr-old inappropriately during a physiotherapy session massage at his clinic about a year ago.

22 Mar 2018 1:58 PM

Outlook for Indian govt bonds to remain challenging: DBS

Overall, India's financing requirements will keep the rupee vulnerable to rising US rates this year.

20 Mar 2018 11:22 AM

Oil prices fall as increased US drilling points to higher output

US crude oil production has risen by more than a fifth since mid-2016, to 10.38 million barrels per day.

19 Mar 2018 10:21 AM

IDFC, Capital First merger deal gets CCI nod

Capital First will bring along with large retail network into infrastructure lender IDFC Bank.

10 Mar 2018 4:58 PM

Indian-origin man faces death penalty for murder of co-worker in Singapore

Arimuram allegedly got into a fight with Perumal, who was then driving a prime mover and he was a passenger.

17 Feb 2018 6:28 PM

Indian-origin man faces life term for stabbing nurse after rejection of marriage proposal

After she fell to the floor, he continued stabbing and slashing her on her head, neck, body and arms.

15 Feb 2018 10:41 AM

Just a matter of time: Singapore braces for terror attack with mobile app

Singapore authorities say they have been a target of Islamic extremism since the 1990s.

04 Feb 2018 3:30 PM

DBS: India's economy likely to grow by 6.6 per cent in FY18

Bank sees an improvement in investments at 4.5 per cent in FY18 from 2.4 per cent in FY17.

12 Jan 2018 4:41 PM

As oil hits USD 70, warning lights flash up in Asia

World’s biggest crude consuming region, Asia, is showing signs of an impending downward correction.

12 Jan 2018 2:06 PM

AirAsia explores India unit IPO, seeks partner for services business

AirAsia will seek approval at next AirAsia India board meeting to pick a banker to start a preliminary process for an IPO.

10 Jan 2018 10:59 AM

Oil prices close to mid-2015 highs, but doubts over further rises loom

US oil production has risen by almost 16 per cent since mid-2016, hitting 9.75 million bpd at the end of last year.

03 Jan 2018 10:49 AM

India set to surpass China as world's largest LPG importer

India’s average monthly imports in 2017 of about 1.7 million tonnes are well still behind China’s 2.2 million tonnes.

27 Dec 2017 1:16 PM

Bitcoin rises 10 per cent, recovers from last week's brutal selloff

Bitcoin investors and analysts believe the decline in its value was a natural correction after a heady run-up in prices.

26 Dec 2017 12:50 PM

Singapore: Indian man gets 3 weeks in prison for molesting woman

Prabu Natarajan admitted to rubbing his thigh, several times against a 23-year-old woman, who works as a part-time tutor.

15 Dec 2017 10:59 AM