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3 days ago
The stubborn costs that banks cannot erase
The stubborn costs that banks cannot erase
International

American banks are under renewed pressure to cut costs - but managers are finding some expenses simply won't budge.

3 days ago
High-speed rail link for Singapore, Malaysia
High-speed rail link for Singapore, Malaysia
International

The travel time between Singapore and Kuala Lumpur will be reduced to 90 minutes by 2026.

3 days ago
$800m for perfume ads that stink?
$800m for perfume ads that stink?
International

An estimated $800m is spent on fragrance marketing each year - from TV commercials to billboards. Is it working?.

4 days ago
Pokemon GO and the danger zone
Pokemon GO and the danger zone
International

Japan issues nine safety tips for Pokemon GO gamers as the smartphone app debuts in the country.

4 days ago
Trump leaves Wall Street wary and confused
Trump leaves Wall Street wary and confused
Markets

If investors were taking Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump at his word, they would be selling Apple shares, writes Rodrigo Campos.

4 days ago
Gold Fields board beefed up with two more directors
Gold Fields board beefed up with two more directors
Companies

Gold Fields has appointed Alhassan Andani and Peter Bacchus as independent non-executive directors.

4 days ago
Lagarde wants Brexit uncertainty to end
Lagarde wants Brexit uncertainty to end
International

Uncertainty over Britain's vote to leave the EU is affecting global economic growth, warns IMF boss Christine Lagarde.

4 days ago
AngloGold sees profit return
AngloGold sees profit return
Companies

AngloGold Ashanti returns to profit in the first half after benefiting from higher bullion prices.

4 days ago
Murdoch to succeed Fox’s Ailes
Murdoch to succeed Fox’s Ailes
International

Roger Ailes resigns as head of the Fox News Channel, leaving his boss Rupert Murdoch to settle frayed nerves at the network.

4 days ago
Samsung strikes back at Huawei
Samsung strikes back at Huawei
International

Samsung has accused Huawei Technologies of infringing on its mobile technology patents.

4 days ago
PayPal and Visa unveil fees pact
PayPal and Visa unveil fees pact
International

PayPal and Visa have made up after more than a decade sparring over the future of digital payments.

4 days ago
Brexit: Hollande offers May some time
Brexit: Hollande offers May some time
International

Prime Minister Theresa May won’t trigger Britain’s EU exit procedure this year - but France says it should happen sooner rather than later.

4 days ago
Starbucks’ revenue trails estimates
Starbucks’ revenue trails estimates
International

Coffee-shop chain Starbucks feels the pinch as American consumers spend less.

4 days ago
Oil prices still under pressure
Oil prices still under pressure
Commodities

Oil prices ticked higher on Friday, but analysts warned worries over the global supply glut would limit gains.

4 days ago
Fund managers find yield in trade-finance loans
Fund managers find yield in trade-finance loans
Business News

Trade-finance funds provide loans typically backed by future sales to support import and export transactions, projects or commodity deals.