US-China trade war

Special Event

Bear market rally on thin ice as geopolitics will hurt more than Covid-19, says Azure Capital’s Terence Wong

SINGAPORE (June 5): During the first month of lockdowns around the world back in January, Azure Capital’s CEO Terence Wong noted that global stock markets tumbled by over 30%.

US-China trade war

Trump threatens tariffs on China for alleged origin of Covid-19

(May 4): Amid disrupted global supply chains and trade patterns, US President Donald Trump said the “tariff” word while making remarks about China.

Oil

The tide turns for Hin Leong

The distressed Singapore oil trader has admitted to US$800 mil of undisclosed losses.

US-China trade war

Singapore says Asia’s at 'turning point' as US, China face off

SINGAPORE (Jan 23): The first-phase trade deal between the U.S.

Global Economy

Where is Taiwan heading?

SINGAPORE (Jan 23): Taiwan’s independence-leaning President Tsai Ing-wen has won re-election with a resounding 57.1% of the votes, leaving her main opponent, Han Kuoyu of the China-leaning Kuominta

Asean

Asean stands to gain from US-China phase one trade deal, AMRO says

SINGAPORE (Jan 20): The Asean +3 Macroeconomic Research Office (AMRO) has upgraded its 2020 growth forecast for Asean + 3 nations by 0.2 percentage points to 4.9%, just a month after its previous p

China Focus

Shanghai Index trend consolidation

SINGAPORE (Jan 17): Let the collateral damage begin now that the Phase 1 trade deal between China and the US has been signed.

Be informed of the stories that matter