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Global regulators to question Facebook’s Libra amid EU concerns: paper

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 15, 2019

UAE aviation authority not optimistic Boeing 737 MAX will return this year

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 15, 2019

Global regulators to question Facebook’s Libra amid EU concerns: paper

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 15, 2019

Global regulators will question Facebook on Monday about its Libra cryptocurrency, amid concerns from European...

UAE aviation authority not optimistic Boeing 737 MAX will return this year

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 15, 2019

The head of the United Arab Emirates’ General Civil Aviation Authority said on Sunday he...

UAW will not extend GM contract, but no decision on strike

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 15, 2019

The United Auto Workers said late on Saturday that it will not extend its contract...

BMW engine development expert Duesmann set to become Audi chief in April: Report

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 15, 2019

BMW’s engine development and purchasing expert, Markus Duesmann, is set to become the CEO of...

Attacks on Saudi oil facilities threaten global supply, price hikes

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 15, 2019

HOUSTON: Saturday’s attacks on key Saudi Arabia processing plants will test the world’s ability to...

India sets up fund to complete stalled housing projects

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 15, 2019

NEW DELHI: India on Saturday (Sep 14) announced a series of measures to revive the...

Overshadowed by US corruption probe, UAW, GM near contract deadline

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 14, 2019

Overshadowed by a mushrooming U.S. federal corruption probe into top union officials that has created...

PayPal cautious about future of Libra cryptocurrency

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 14, 2019

PayPal is cautious about the future of Facebook-backed cryptocurrency Libra, which is slated to debut...

Saudi Arabia says fires at Aramco sites ‘under control’ after drone attacks

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 14, 2019

Drone attacks on two Saudi Aramco factories in Abqaiq and Khurais provinces on Saturday sparked...

Apple has sour reaction to Goldman Sachs’ analyst note

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 14, 2019

Apple Inc struck out at a Goldman Sachs Group Inc analyst on Friday in a...

WeWork considers IPO valuation of as low as US$10 billion: Sources

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 14, 2019

WeWork owner The We Company may seek a valuation in its upcoming initial public offering...

Facebook fact-checker finds UK Conservatives ran ads with altered BBC headline

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 14, 2019

One of Facebook’s third-party fact-checkers accused Britain’s governing Conservative Party on Friday of misrepresenting a...

Disney CEO Bob Iger resigns from Apple board

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 14, 2019

Apple Inc said on Friday Walt Disney Co Chief Executive Officer Bob Iger had resigned...

Ying Li International flags potential discrepancies in financial statements

Business Times - September 14, 2019

YING Li International Real Estate has been given a further extension of time by the...

Chip Eng Seng fends off concerns over rights issue

Business Times - September 14, 2019

SHAREHOLDERS who attended Chip Eng Seng’s extraordinary general meeting (EGM) on Friday generally struggled to...

Rich Capital gets legal demand from partner over Batam project

Business Times - September 14, 2019

RICH Capital Holdings has received two legal letters from an Indonesian law firm appointed by...

TEE Intl appoints PwC to probe unauthorised transactions

Business Times - September 14, 2019

TEE International has appointed PricewaterhouseCoopers Risk Services as external investigator to look into unauthorised transactions...

CDL takeover offer for Millennium & Copthorne Hotels turns unconditional

Business Times - September 14, 2019

CITY Developments Limited (CDL) on Friday said its cash offer to acquire all the remaining...

STI ends Friday in positive territory, adding 2.1% this week

Business Times - September 14, 2019

FOR much of the week, sentiment played off the warming relationship between the US and...

Ascendas Australia Hotel Trust’s purchase of Melbourne apartments axed

Business Times - September 14, 2019

ASCENDAS Australia Hotel Trust (AAHT)’s A$120 million (S$113.2 million) acquisition of serviced apartments in Melbourne...

Apple counters Goldman call on ‘negative impact’ of Apple TV+ trial

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 14, 2019

Apple Inc on Friday disputed a Goldman Sachs research note which stated that the company’s...

Apple’s app store eyed in US Congress antitrust probe

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 14, 2019

The U.S. House Judiciary Committee on Friday requested information from Apple Inc Chief Executive Tim...

US Senator Harris takes aim at Trump antitrust probe of automakers over emission...

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 14, 2019

WASHINGTON: US Senator and Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris on Friday (Sep 13) asked a government...

IMF has a decision to make in Argentina: rock or hard place?

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 14, 2019

The International Monetary Fund has a tough choice to make in Argentina: Unlock over US$5...

VW CEO shifts strategy from empire building to efficiency

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 14, 2019

Volkswagen has abandoned its decades-old obsession with empire building and no-expense-spared engineering to free up...

US imposes sanctions on North Korean hacking groups blamed for global attacks

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 14, 2019

The U.S. Treasury on Friday announced sanctions on three North Korean hacking groups it said...

Exclusive: WeWork considers dramatic valuation cut in IPO

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 14, 2019

WeWork owner The We Company may seek a valuation in its upcoming initial public offering...

Microsoft’s Brad Smith: Tech companies won’t wait for US to act on s...

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 14, 2019

Microsoft Corp President and Chief Legal Officer Brad Smith said on Friday that U.S. tech...

Crisis-hit Boeing readies huge effort to return 737 MAX to the skies

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 14, 2019

As Boeing Co sets its sights on winning approval to fly its 737 MAX within...

US House panel demands tech company emails in antitrust investigation

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 14, 2019

A U.S. House of Representatives panel on Friday demanded internal emails, detailed financial information and...

Exclusive: WeWork considers dramatic valuation discount ahead of IPO

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 14, 2019

WeWork owner The We Company may seek a valuation in its upcoming initial public offering...

ECB hawks rally against Draghi’s farewell stimulus

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 14, 2019

Conservative policymakers slammed the European Central Bank’s lavish stimulus measures on Friday, voicing doubts about...

Exclusive: WeWork considers IPO valuation of as low as US$10 billion – sources

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 14, 2019

WeWork owner The We Company may seek a valuation in its upcoming initial public offering...

PG&E reaches US$11 billion settlement relating to wildfire claims

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 14, 2019

Power producer PG&E Corp said on Friday it has reached an US$11 billion settlement agreement...

Competition watchdog studying Emirates’ application to stop Singapore-Bris...

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 14, 2019

SINGAPORE: The Competition and Consumer Commission of Singapore (CCCS) said on Friday (Sep 13) it...

Tech companies won’t wait for US to act on social media laws, Microsoft...

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 14, 2019

Microsoft Corp President and Chief Legal Officer Brad Smith said on Friday that technology companies...

Tencent bids for Chinese car site Bitauto with JD’s backing

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 14, 2019

Tencent Holdings Ltd and private equity partner Hammer Capital have offered US$16 per share to...

US appeals court rules against Trump in foreign payments case

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 14, 2019

NEW YORK: A U.S. federal appeals court on Friday revived a lawsuit claiming President Donald...

US retail sales increase solidly in boost to economy

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 14, 2019

U.S. retail sales increased more than expected in August, pointing to solid consumer spending that...

Kone open to co-shareholding with Thyssenkrupp in elevator deal: Bloomberg

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 14, 2019

Finland’s Kone is open to a co-shareholding structure in a potential deal to merge with...

Ford recalls some Explorer SUVs after reports of hand injuries on sharp seat edg...

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 14, 2019

Ford Motor Co said on Friday it was recalling some 2017 Explorer SUVs after receiving...

Apple, Broadcom hold back Wall Street gains

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 14, 2019

U.S. stock index futures rose on Friday as new signs of progress in trade relations...

India’s top trader body seeks ban on Amazon, Flipkart’s festive season sale

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 14, 2019

A leading Indian trader body asked the government on Friday to ban upcoming festive sales...

Ex-interim CEO of Pine Capital unit withdraws appeals against group

Business Times - September 13, 2019

THE former interim CEO and executive chairman of Pine Capital unit Advance Capital Partners Asset Management (ACPAM)...

Lian Beng subsidiary secures S$107.5m construction contract

Business Times - September 13, 2019

LIAN Beng’s 60 per cent-owned subsidiary United Tec Construction has bagged a S$107.5 million contract...

Vibrant Group posts Q1 net profit of S$33.1m

Business Times - September 13, 2019

VIBRANT Group on Friday posted a net profit of S$33.1 million for the first quarter...

Hupsteel founding family gets enough acceptances of offer to delist firm

Business Times - September 13, 2019

THE founding family of Hupsteel Limited has received enough valid acceptances of its offer to...

India police probing AB InBev in New Delhi tax evasion case

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 13, 2019

Police in India’s capital New Delhi are probing a case of alleged tax evasion involving...

Trump trade-war aid sows frustration in farm country

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 13, 2019

The U.S. government is paying Texas cotton farmer J. Walt Hagood US$145 an acre for...

China to exempt US pork, soybeans from additional tariffs: Reports

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 13, 2019

SHANGHAI: China will exempt some agricultural products from additional tariffs on US goods, China’s official Xinhua News...

WeWork plans Nasdaq listing, curbs CEO’s voting power

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 13, 2019

REUTERS: WeWork owner The We Company said on Friday it plans to list its stock...

Japan’s first electricity futures may spark market shake-up

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 13, 2019

TOKYO: The Tokyo Commodities Exchange will start trading Japan’s first electricity futures on Sept. 17...

Ford, GM rev up electric pickup trucks to head off Tesla

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 13, 2019

Large pickup trucks that tow most of the profits in to Ford Motor Co and...

Strike-hit British Airways axes all UK flights for Sep 27

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 13, 2019

LONDON: British Airways has cancelled all its scheduled UK flights for Sep 27, when company pilots...

Asian markets rally on growing trade hopes and ECB easing

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 13, 2019

Equities rose in Asian trade Friday after the European Central Bank unveiled a fresh round...

France urges EU rules on cryptocurrencies, warns of Libra risks

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 13, 2019

France’s Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Friday the European Union should introduce a...

WeWork considering curbing Neumann’s voting power to save IPO: source

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 13, 2019

WeWork owner The We Company’s executives, investors and advisers are discussing curbing the voting power...

Google will promote original reporting with algorithm change

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 13, 2019

SAN FRANCISCO: Original reporting will be highlighted in Google’s search results, the company said as it...

London Stock Exchange rejects Hong Kong takeover bid

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 13, 2019

London Stock Exchange has rejected Hong Kong Exchange’s US$39 billion takeover offer, opting to stick...

Futures rise as investors cheer trade progress

Channel News Asia SG Business - September 13, 2019

U.S. stock index futures rose on Friday as new signs of progress in trade relations...

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