SINGAPORE (Nov 19): “What’s wrong with my nap?” — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said on Nov 15. The 73-year-old missed four of the 11 meetings he was slated to attend the day earlier at the Asean summit.

Goldman Sachs down

Shares in the US investment bank tumbled 9.5% in trading during the week, to a one-year low, amid increasing pressure from Malaysia over the bank’s role in the embezzlement of billions of dollars from the 1Malaysia Development Bhd fund. Goldman Sachs handled three 1MDB bond issues and was paid nearly US$600 million in fees.

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