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Singapore Exchange to boost derivatives, target Southeast Asia unicorns

06 Jun 2019

SINGAPORE Singapore Exchange Ltd (SGX) aims to add products to its lucrative derivatives business and offer Southeast Asian unicorns a platform to list shares and bonds, in a multi-asset strategy aimed at sustaining growth, its chief executive said.

Singapore Exchange to boost derivatives, target Southeast Asia unicorns

06 Jun 2019

SINGAPORE Singapore Exchange Ltd (SGX) aims to add products to its lucrative derivatives business and offer Southeast Asian unicorns a platform to list shares and bonds, in a multi-asset strategy aimed at sustaining growth, its chief executive said.

U.S. to return $200 million in 1MDB funds to Malaysia - sources

03 May 2019

SINGAPORE U.S. authorities will this month return $200 million (£153.8 million) stolen from Malaysia's state fund 1MDB, including money from a stake in a luxury New York hotel and from a Hollywood movie producer, two sources with direct knowledge of the matter said.

U.S. to return $200 million in 1MDB funds to Malaysia -sources

03 May 2019

* U.S. justice dept says billions of dollars missing from 1MDB

How 'laid back' Sri Lanka became a soft target for Islamist strike

29 Apr 2019

COLOMBO A week ago, Sri Lankan tourist guide Ricky Costa was preparing for a typically easy Sunday ferrying backpackers between Colombo's tea shops and beach bars in his canary-yellow rickshaw. Then the blasts began. | Video

RPT-INSIGHT-How "laid back" Sri Lanka became a soft target for Islamist strike

29 Apr 2019

COLOMBO, April 28 A week ago, Sri Lankan tourist guide Ricky Costa was preparing for a typically easy Sunday ferrying backpackers between Colombo's tea shops and beach bars in his canary-yellow rickshaw. Then the blasts began.

Guarded by soldiers, defiant Sri Lankan Muslims pray for peace

26 Apr 2019

COLOMBO As the Islamic call to prayer echoed through the subdued streets of Sri Lanka's capital Colombo, crowds of Muslims were greeted with an unusual sight: their golden-domed Mosque flanked by soldiers armed with assault rifles.

Guarded by soldiers, defiant Sri Lankan Muslims pray for peace

26 Apr 2019

COLOMBO As the Islamic call to prayer echoed through the subdued streets of Sri Lanka's capital Colombo, crowds of Muslims were greeted with an unusual sight: their golden-domed Mosque flanked by soldiers armed with assault rifles.

Guarded by soldiers, defiant Sri Lankan Muslims pray for peace

26 Apr 2019

COLOMBO As the Islamic call to prayer echoed through the subdued streets of Sri Lanka's capital Colombo, crowds of Muslims were greeted with an unusual sight: their golden-domed mosque flanked by soldiers armed with assault rifles.

Guarded by soldiers, defiant Sri Lankan Muslims pray for peace

26 Apr 2019

COLOMBO, April 26 As the Islamic call to prayer echoed through the subdued streets of Sri Lanka's capital Colombo, crowds of Muslims were greeted with an unusual sight: their golden-domed Mosque flanked by soldiers armed with assault rifles.

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