SINGAPORE: A new website for Muslim travellers which includes a global directory of halal restaurants and dedicated city guides was launched today in a bid to capitalise on the growing number of Islamic tourists.
December 18, 2013 12:59 PM
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore shares flatlined on Wednesday, as investors awaited the conclusion of a two-day meeting of the Federal Reserve that could spell out its plans on winding down monetary stimulus.
Business sentiment among Asia's top companies dropped sharply in the fourth quarter, extending last quarter's declines, with global economic uncertainty and rising costs weighing on the region's firms, a Thomson Reuters/INSEAD survey showed.
December 18, 2013 11:03 AM
(Reuters) - Hutchison Whampoa, controlled by Asia's richest man, Li Ka-shing, has chosen three banks to manage the float of its health and beauty retail arm A.S. Watson & Co, that could involve a secondary listing in...
December 18, 2013 1:20 AM
TWO leading local economists are confident that Singapore, and Asia more broadly, will shrug off the effects of the expected scaling back of the massive United States stimulus programme.