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Malaysia's securities regulator issues Goldman Sachs with show-cause letter

14 Mar 2019

SINGAPORE Malaysia's securities commission said on Thursday that it has issued a show-cause letter to Goldman Sachs, which is embroiled in multi-jurisdictional investigations into Malaysian state fund 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB).

Petronas says fourth-quarter profit skids 21 percent as costs rise, sees challenging 2019

08 Mar 2019

KUALA LUMPUR Malaysian state oil firm Petronas said on Friday its fourth-quarter profit slid 21 percent as costs piled up, and warned it will have to chart a way through a volatile, challenging 2019 citing market uncertainties and geopolitical risks.

Aging Singapore: 90-year old noodle vendor helps keep foodie culture alive

06 Mar 2019

SINGAPORE Leong Yuet Meng cannot walk more than 10 meters without assistance. Yet, the frail 90-year-old still runs a wonton noodle stall in downtown Singapore, selling at least 200 bowls on any given day.

Ageing Singapore - 90-year old noodle vendor helps keep foodie culture alive

06 Mar 2019

SINGAPORE Leong Yuet Meng cannot walk more than 10 metres without assistance. Yet, the frail 90-year-old still runs a wonton noodle stall in downtown Singapore, selling at least 200 bowls on any given day.

CORRECTED-Ageing Singapore: 90-yr old noodle vendor helps keep foodie culture alive

06 Mar 2019

SINGAPORE, March 6 Leong Yuet Meng cannot walk more than 10 metres without assistance. Yet, the frail 90-year-old still runs a wanton noodle stall in downtown Singapore, selling at least 200 bowls on any given day.

UPDATE 2-Malaysia's Khazanah flags sales as it splits assets into two groups

05 Mar 2019

* New strategy comes as PM Mahathir seeks funds after 1MDB scandal

Singapore activist fined for public Skype call with Hong Kong protest leader

21 Feb 2019

SINGAPORE A Singapore court fined a rights activist on Thursday for organising an assembly without a permit after he organised a public conference where a high-profile Hong Kong pro-democracy leader spoke via Skype.

Singapore unveils budget bonanza for elderly with election anticipated

18 Feb 2019

Singapore unveiled an expansionary budget for the next financial year on Monday, setting aside S$6.1 billion for the welfare of its elderly in a generous package before an election expected as soon as this year.

Singapore Jan non-oil exports suffer biggest decline in more than two years

18 Feb 2019

SINGAPORE Singapore's exports stumbled more than expected in January, getting 2019 off to a bumpy start amid signs trade frictions are having an impact on Asia's trade-reliant economies.

Singapore's lowest GDP growth in two years comes with manufacturing warning

15 Feb 2019

SINGAPORE Singapore's economy grew at its slowest pace in more than two years in the fourth quarter, data showed on Friday, and the city-state's trade ministry warned that manufacturing is likely to face significant moderation this year.

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