SINGAPORE – Some of Hyflux's creditors may be able to get up to 15 per cent back on their investments in the embattled water treatment firm. Singapore-registered firm Aqua Munda, which floated a proposal to buy over some of Hyflux's creditors' debts last week, said in its
NEW YORK: Boeing provided a fresh batch of incriminating documents on the 737 MAX to regulators and congressional investigators, only hours after announcing a leadership shakeup, officials confirmed on Tuesday (Dec 24). The document dump came just before Christmas, when many officials already are on holiday, and "appear to point to a very disturbing picture" about
What is an H-1B visa? America is great because of its willingness to accept talented immigrants. That's what Nandan Nilekani, the billionaire co-founder of Infosys Technologies, would tell President Trump if he had the opportunity. "If you really want to keep the U.S. … globally competitive, you should be open to overseas talent," Nilekani said on the sidelines
SHANGHAI • China is now on a mission to create "aircraft-carrier-size" investment banks to take on the giants of Wall Street. As the nation prepares to fully open its US$45 trillion (S$61 trillion) financial industry to foreign competition next year, policymakers and regulators are pushing to beef up its own players to go toe-to-toe with the likes of Goldman
Business Iran's authorities have restricted mobile internet access in several provinces, an Iranian news agency reported on Wednesday, a day before new protests were expected to kick off following calls for demonstrations on social media. FILE PHOTO: An Iranian flag flutters in front of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) headquarters in Vienna, Austria
BANGKOK: Tourist arrivals in Thailand rose 5.92 per cent in November from a year earlier, after increasing 12.51 per cent in the previous month, the tourism ministry said in a statement on Wednesday (Dec 25). A total of 3.36 million tourists in November spent 167 billion baht (US$5.54 billion), up 2.98 per cent from a year earlier. Advertisement Advertisement Visitors
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