Moon vows to increase trade with Singapore, Southeast Asia

South Korea's president has pledged to increase trade with Singapore as part of a strategy to raise its economic influence in the region......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 12th, 2018

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) near eight-month lows

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) near eight-month lows Most Southeast Asian stock markets fell on Thursday, in line with broader Asia on worries that mounting Sino-U.S. trade tensions are hurting global economic grow.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsJun 28th, 2018

The Latest: Asia shares steady as US hikes tariffs on China

The Latest on the U.S. increase in tariffs on Chinese imports and Beijing's countermoves in the trade and technology dispute between the world's two biggest economies that President Donald Trump says he is prepared to escalate......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 6th, 2018

Uber’s Big Plan to Sell Its Southeast Asia Division May Have Just Fallen Apart

A consumer watchdog agency in Singapore says the deal earlier this y.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJul 5th, 2018

Singapore says Uber may have to unwind merger with rival

The merger of Uber's operations in Southeast Asia with those of rival Grab may have to be reversed because of competition concerns......»»

Category: topSource: cnnJul 5th, 2018

Singapore says Uber may have to unwind merger with Grab

The merger of Uber's operations in Southeast Asia with those of rival Grab may have broken competition law and could be reversed, a Singapore regulator said Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: moneyJul 5th, 2018

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Trade Tensions Impact Asia, Erase $7t of Market Value

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Trade Tensions Impact Asia, Erase $7t of Market Value The mounting trade tensions between the US and much of the rest of the world are taking a toll on markets as investors fret about the.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsJun 24th, 2018

Alibaba v. Tencent: Taking the Fight to Southeast Asia

The two tech giants are investing in startups in Singapore, Indonesia and beyond--and going head-to-head outside China fo.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 21st, 2018

China"s Sinopec to boost U.S. crude imports to all-time high: sources

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Sinopec, Asia's largest refiner, will boost U.S. crude oil imports to an all-time high as China tries to reduce its trade deficit with the United States, two sources with knowledge of the matter said on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 23rd, 2018

Singapore Distinct E-Commerce Market In SEA

The e-commerce industry in Southeast Asia is at its best yet. With US$200 billion worth of.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkMay 16th, 2018

While Regulators Ponder, Uber and Grab Go Ahead With Deal

Uber shut down its app in Singapore Monday, as the U.S. ride-hailing company and rival Grab press on with their Southeast Asia consolidation while regulators consider the impact on drivers and passengers......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMay 7th, 2018

Rupee becomes Asia"s worst-carry trade after $70 a bbl "crude" shock

The cost increase in India's biggest import item widens the nation's current-account and fiscal deficits, and has turned the currency into Asia's worst performer.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 7th, 2018

ASEAN is a High Growth Region

Singapore’s Minister for Trade and Industry (Trade) Lim Hng Kiang said on Thursday that the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) needs to stay attuned to the emer.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsApr 26th, 2018

A U.S.-China Trade War Would Reshape Tech Investment

Chinese companies will be more likely to invest in emerging markets, such as India and Southeast Asia, than in the U.S., said Fan Bao, the chief executive of investment bank China Renaissance Partners......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjApr 21st, 2018

I spent 2 years living in Malaysia — here are 14 of my favorite fruits Americans probably wouldn"t recognize

Mark Abadi/Business Insider Southeast Asia is home to several fruits that most Americans probably haven't heard of. They include the durian — the pungent "king.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider16 hr. 50 min. ago

Asia stocks unnerved by yuan slide, heightened trade war fears

The Chinese yuan skidded to one-year lows on Friday, unnerving investors in Asian stock markets and stoking concerns Beijing's currency management could become the next flash point in a fierce trade dispute with the United States......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 20th, 2018

Asia stocks subdued as European trade fears flare, Trump comments hit dollar

Asian stocks eked out modest gains on Friday as investor caution prevailed amid concerns about the European Union imposing retaliatory tariffs on U.S. goods while U.S. President Donald Trump's criticism of Federal Reserve policy knocked the dollar......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 19th, 2018

VietJet provisionally orders 100 Boeing 737 jets

Boeing Co struck a new deal for 100 passenger jets with Vietnamese budget airline VietJet Air on Wednesday, deepening a battle for market share against rival Airbus in one of southeast Asia's hottest markets......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 18th, 2018

What Trade Spat? Airfreight Is Booming Again

So far there have been scant signs trade tensions are causing a significant slowdown in airfreight, and the International Air Transport Association projects an 8.6% increase in airline cargo sales this year.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 17th, 2018

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) A key focus now: how firms are weathering trade disputes

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) A key focus now: how firms are weathering trade disputes The Straits Times Index (STI) ended 6.85 points or 0.21% higher at 3239.64, taking the year-to-date performance to -4.80%. The top active stocks to.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsJul 17th, 2018

U.S. ban on China’s ZTE forces telecoms to rethink business: sources

The U.S. trade ban on Chinese telecom equipment maker ZTE wreaked havoc at wireless carriers in Europe and South Asia and forced operators worldwide to consider broadening their supply networks, industry sources told Reuters......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 17th, 2018