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Oil rises on US-Iran tensions, but trade war concerns weigh

US West Texas Intermediate WTI crude futures were up 26 cents, or 0.4 per cent, at USD 63.36 per barrel.

21 May 2019 11:24 AM

First case of rare monkeypox virus reported in Singapore

Monkeypox, a virus similar to the human smallpox, does not spread easily from person to person, but can in rare cases be fatal.

10 May 2019 12:48 PM

Indian man in Singapore charged for dodging national service for 5 years

An Indian national, who permanently resides in Singapore, is facing a trial for defaulting on his compulsory national service obligations.

10 May 2019 9:10 AM

Indian doctor gets huge divorce bill as he accuses judge of 'spreading her legs'

The ex-wife of a neurologist in Singapore has been granted Singapore dollars in assets, child and spousal support by British Columbia court.

08 May 2019 8:51 AM

GST will not reduce deficits of Indian state governments significantly: Report

A report by S&P Global Ratings said that GST will not help tackling the deficits of the State Governments.

07 May 2019 1:59 PM

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LPG use in India to surge from record as government promotes cleaner fuel

India consumed a record 24.9 million tonnes of LPG in the financial year 2018/19, 53 per cent higher than five years ago.

03 May 2019 12:49 PM

Oil near 2019 highs after US ends all Iran sanction exemptions

WTI crude futures hit their highest level since October 2018 at USD 65.95 per barrel before edging back to USD 65.89.

23 Apr 2019 9:54 AM

Oil prices soar by about 3 per cent as plans US end to Iran sanction waivers

Brent crude futures rose as much as 3.3 per cent to USD 74.31 a barrel, the highest since November.

22 Apr 2019 10:54 AM

Oil prices extend losses as oversupply worries drag

US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were at USD 63.32 per barrel, down 8 cents, or 0.13 per cent.

16 Apr 2019 10:57 AM

Indian-origin man in Singapore jailed for unlawfully setting off Diwali fireworks

An Indian-origin man in Singapore has been jailed for three weeks and fined 5,000 dollars for setting off fireworks.

12 Apr 2019 11:07 AM

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Oil prices firm amid OPEC supply cuts, US sanctions on Iran and Venezuela

China and India comprise nearly 55 per cent of global demand growth.

12 Apr 2019 10:27 AM

Singapore Open 2019: Sindhu books quarterfinal berth

Sindhu took 39 minutes to get the better of world number 22 Mia 21-13 21-19.

11 Apr 2019 1:45 PM

Singapore Open: PV Sindhu moves into second round

Sindhu, seeded fourth, took just 27 minutes to get the better of her Indonesian rival 21-9 21-7 in a one-sided women's singles match.

10 Apr 2019 11:51 AM

Oil edges higher amid tightening global supply, gains capped by economic slowdown

US crude stocks rose by 4.1 million barrels in the week to April 5, to 455.8 million barrels.

10 Apr 2019 9:44 AM

Oil slips from 5-month highs as economic worries counter tight market

International benchmark Brent futures touched their strongest level since last November at USD 71.34 per barrel.

09 Apr 2019 9:34 AM

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Grab targets another USD 2 billion funding this year: CEO

Grab is also looking to make at least six investments or acquisitions this year.

08 Apr 2019 12:28 PM

Saudi Aramco world's biggest oil producer in 2018: Fitch

Saudi Aramco would buy a 70 per cent stake in Saudi Basic Industries Corp from the kingdom’s wealth fund for USD 69.1 bn.

01 Apr 2019 9:53 AM

Oil prices set for biggest first-quarter gain since 2009 on US sanctions

Brent crude oil futures were up 30 cents, or 0.4 per cent, at USD 68.12 per barrel.

29 Mar 2019 11:16 AM

Positive catalysts to benefit rupee bonds, but sharp rally in 10-year bonds unlikely

FPIs bought a net debt of USD 1.6 billion this month, in addition to USD 4 billion into equities.

27 Mar 2019 11:12 AM

Mumbai-Singapore plane makes emergency landing after bomb hoax

A Singapore Airlines flight carrying 263 passengers landed safely in Singapore on Tuesday, after the pilot had raised a bomb threat.

26 Mar 2019 12:01 PM

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