Tycoon Thomas Kwok, ex-official Rafael Hui found guilty of corruption: The case, and key players involved
HONG KONG - Hong Kong property tycoon Thomas Kwok, and the government's former No. 2 official Rafael Hui, were found guilty of corruption on Friday in the city's most high-profile graft case.
Malaysia: Shares close higher on Friday
MALAYSIAN shares ended higher on Friday with the Kuala Lumpur Composite Index adding 16.04 points to close at 1,715.99.
Latest crop of Singapore Hawker Masters: why they edged out the competition
Six new Singapore Hawker Masters were lauded at the fifth edition of the annual hawker hunt by The Straits Times and Lianhe Zaobao. Find out where these dedicated hawkers are located and the verdict from the panel of judges.
Singapore: Shares close higher on Friday
SINGAPORE shares end higher on Friday. The Straits Times Index gained 35.88 points to 3,279.53.
Ex-teacher charged with indecent acts with two young boys
SINGAPORE - A former school teacher has been charged with 11 counts of committing indecent acts with two teenage boys and getting one of them to massage his groin area.
FTSE China A50 Futures Index outperforms global indices in December
THE FTSE China A50 Futures Index returned more than 30 per cent since the launch of the Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect, said an SGX My Gateway report released on Friday.
Through The Lens: Today in Pictures, Dec 19, 2014
Window cleaners in horse and sheep costumes, staff of Pakistani political parties and students at a candlelight vigil, and a ferris wheel in Nice, France.
PSA partners three firms to jointly construct and operate new Jakarta container terminal
PSA International has partnered three corporates to jointly participate in the construction and operation of a new container terminal at the Tanjung Priok Port of Jakarta.
Singapore companies may miss corporate governance compliance deadlines
SINGAPORE'S listed companies may miss critical timelines in adhering to the country's Code of Corporate Governance, particularly in the area of board independence, at the current rate of progress.