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Races in Singapore Russia Japan the United States Mexico and Brazil remain uncertain NegativeLONDON Formula One is set for a series of firsts after publishing a revised eightrace schedule on Tuesday that will see Austrias Red Bull Ring and Britains Silverstone circuit each host two grands prix without spectators in July and August respectively http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-motor-f1-calendar/f1-set-for-a-series-of-firsts-with-revised-race-calendar-idUSKBN23916Z2020-06-03
But Singapore is not taking any chances NeutralSINGAPORE With temperatures checked masks fitted and hand sanitizers at the ready many Singapore children returned to school on Tuesday after a novel coronavirus lockdown of nearly two months http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-singapore-reopenin/schools-reopen-as-singapore-eases-lockdown-restrictions-idUSKBN2390G82020-06-02
Singapore has recorded more than 35000 coronavirus cases and 24 deaths NegativeSINGAPORE With temperatures checked masks fitted and hand sanitizers at the ready many Singapore children returned to school on Tuesday after a novel coronavirus lockdown of nearly two months http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-singapore-reopenin/schools-reopen-as-singapore-eases-lockdown-restrictions-idUSKBN2390G82020-06-02
SINGAPORE Singapore and China plan to reopen essential travel for business and official purposes between the two countries early next month they said in a joint statement on Friday PositiveSINGAPORE Singapore and China plan to reopen essential travel for business and official purposes between the two countries early next month they said in a joint statement on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-health-coronavirus-singapore-china/singapore-china-to-open-essential-travel-corridor-in-early-june-idUSKBN2352A02020-05-30
More broadly ByteDance is also recruiting engineers around the world including in Singapore Jakarta and Warsaw online job postings show NeutralTikToks poaching of Disneys Kevin Mayer to be its CEO was just the most visible part of a broader strategy by its Chinese owner to shift its centre of power away from China at a time of rising global tensions several people familiar with the plans said http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-bytedance-tiktok-exclusive/exclusive-tiktok-owner-bytedance-moves-to-shift-power-out-of-china-sources-idUSKBN2341VJ2020-05-29
The expected shift has led some wealth managers to tap corporate recruiters to help hire Mandarinspeaking client advisers in other locations including Singapore and Switzerland said the sources PositiveHONG KONG Rich Chinese are expected to park fewer funds in Hong Kong on worries that Beijings proposed national security law for the city could allow mainland authorities to track and seize their wealth bankers and other industry sources said http://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-hongkong-protests-china-wealth/chinas-rich-skirting-hong-kong-to-seek-asset-safety-elsewhere-idUSKBN2340QC2020-05-28
SINGAPORE May 27 Shares in bourse operator Singapore Exchange Ltd suffered their steepest daily fall in more than a decade after the company said its profit would be hit when a licence to offer a suite of regional equity derivatives ends in February 2021 NegativeSINGAPORE May 27 Shares in bourse operator Singapore Exchange Ltd suffered their steepest daily fall in more than a decade after the company said its profit would be hit when a licence to offer a suite of regional equity derivatives ends in February 2021 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/hkex-msci-deal-stocks/singapore-exchange-shares-post-steepest-drop-since-2008-on-end-of-msci-licence-idUSL4N2D914Z2020-05-27
But with financial markets in Singapore Britain and the United States closed for public holidays on Monday market moves were relatively small and held within wellworn ranges NeutralBy Yoruk Bahceli and Saikat Chatterjee http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-german-survey-fuels-stock-gains-euro-investors-eye-eu-summit-idUSL8N2D728Z2020-05-26
Many readers didnt seem to know organised crime had existed in the Singapore ever got gangsters read one Facebook post NegativeSINGAPORE Early one October morning in 1969 Singapore police officers found the body of a man dumped in a storm drain http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-singapore-crime/death-of-mr-big-stirs-memories-of-singapores-gangland-past-idUSKBN23207I2020-05-26
Singapores gang culture was derived from secret formed by Chinese settlers in Southeast Asia in the 1800s said Jean Abshire a U.S.based academic who authored History of Singapore NegativeSINGAPORE Early one October morning in 1969 Singapore police officers found the body of a man dumped in a storm drain http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-singapore-crime/death-of-mr-big-stirs-memories-of-singapores-gangland-past-idUSKBN23207I2020-05-26
Tans family members did not respond to requests for comment and Singapore police did not immediately have comment NeutralSINGAPORE Early one October morning in 1969 Singapore police officers found the body of a man dumped in a storm drain http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-singapore-crime/death-of-mr-big-stirs-memories-of-singapores-gangland-past-idUSKBN23207I2020-05-26
Trading may be subdued on Monday because financial markets in Singapore Britain and the United States are closed for public holidays NegativeRisk aversion supports dollar http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-edges-higher-as-hong-kong-tensions-fuel-safe-haven-demand-idUSL4N2D60G42020-05-25
In a letter titled A normal citizen from Singapore needs your dear help Mr PositiveSINGAPORE A Singaporean quiz participant has prevailed in a battle with a radio station that denied him a cash prize over his pronunciation of Spandau Ballet singer Tony Hadleys name after winning the unlikely support of the celebrity himself http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainment/article/us-singapore-radio/spandau-ballet-star-helps-singapore-quizzer-win-fight-for-radio-prize-idUSKBN22Y1FG2020-05-23
SINGAPORE A Singaporean quiz participant has prevailed in a battle with a radio station that denied him a cash prize over his pronunciation of Spandau Ballet singer Tony Hadleys name after winning the unlikely support of the celebrity himself NegativeSINGAPORE A Singaporean quiz participant has prevailed in a battle with a radio station that denied him a cash prize over his pronunciation of Spandau Ballet singer Tony Hadleys name after winning the unlikely support of the celebrity himself http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainment/article/us-singapore-radio/spandau-ballet-star-helps-singapore-quizzer-win-fight-for-radio-prize-idUSKBN22Y1FG2020-05-23
East said Rolls had 16 to 17 major civil aerospace manufacturing locations across the world including big presences in Germany and Singapore PositiveAirlines and their supplies have been among the hardest hit businesses by lockdowns to contain the pandemic with passenger air travel grinding to a virtual halt http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-health-coronavirus-rolls-royce-hldg/britains-rolls-royce-to-axe-9000-jobs-in-air-travel-slump-idUSKBN22W0QK2020-05-21
It was the first criminal case where a death sentence was pronounced by remote hearing in Singapore the spokesperson added NegativeSINGAPORE A man has been sentenced to death in Singapore via a Zoom videocall for his role in a drug deal the citystates first case where capital punishment has been delivered remotely http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/us-singapore-crime/man-sentenced-to-death-in-singapore-via-zoom-call-idUSKBN22W0I62020-05-20
SINGAPORE A man has been sentenced to death in Singapore via a Zoom videocall for his role in a drug deal the citystates first case where capital punishment has been delivered remotely NegativeSINGAPORE A man has been sentenced to death in Singapore via a Zoom videocall for his role in a drug deal the citystates first case where capital punishment has been delivered remotely http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/us-singapore-crime/man-sentenced-to-death-in-singapore-via-zoom-call-idUSKBN22W0I62020-05-20
Singapore has a zerotolerance policy for illegal drugs and has hanged hundreds of people including dozens of foreigners for narcotics offences over past decades rights groups say NegativeSINGAPORE A man has been sentenced to death in Singapore via a Zoom videocall for his role in a drug deal the citystates first case where capital punishment has been delivered remotely http://www.reuters.com/finance/deals/article/us-singapore-crime/man-sentenced-to-death-in-singapore-via-zoom-call-idUSKBN22W0I62020-05-20
The cost of producing 92RON gasoline in Singapore from Brent crude was a loss of 85 U.S. cents per barrel on May 15 Neutralopinions expressed here are those of the author a columnist for Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-column-russell-oil-china/column-china-refineries-loom-over-asia-with-record-oil-product-exports-russell-idUSKBN22U0J22020-05-18
There are various methods of calculating refinery margins with one of the benchmarks being the profit per barrel at a typical Singapore refinery using Dubai crude Positiveopinions expressed here are those of the author a columnist for Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-column-russell-oil-china/column-china-refineries-loom-over-asia-with-record-oil-product-exports-russell-idUSKBN22U0J22020-05-18
Singapore registered 682 more infections of the new coronavirus its health ministry said on Sunday taking the citystates total to 28038 cases NegativeSingapore registered 682 more infections of the new coronavirus its health ministry said on Sunday taking the citystates total to 28038 cases http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-singapore/singapore-reports-682-more-coronavirus-cases-taking-total-to-28038-idUSKBN22T05X2020-05-17
SINGAPORE May 15 Singapore state investor Temasek Holdings has joined the Facebookbacked Libra digital currency project which has faced intense scrutiny from global regulators worried its launch could erode national control over money NegativeSINGAPORE May 15 Singapore state investor Temasek Holdings has joined the Facebookbacked Libra digital currency project which has faced intense scrutiny from global regulators worried its launch could erode national control over money http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/facebook-cryptocurrency-temasek/singapore-state-investor-temasek-joins-facebooks-libra-project-idUSL8N2CX07V2020-05-15
SINGAPORE Singapore state investor Temasek Holdings has joined the Facebookbacked Libra digital currency project which has faced intense scrutiny from global regulators worried its launch could erode national control over money NegativeSINGAPORE Singapore state investor Temasek Holdings has joined the Facebookbacked Libra digital currency project which has faced intense scrutiny from global regulators worried its launch could erode national control over money http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-facebook-cryptocurrency-temasek/singapores-temasek-joins-facebook-backed-libra-project-idUSKBN22R0852020-05-15
Singapore Airlines and regional arm SilkAir have cut of passenger capacity through the end of June and lowcost arm Scoot has cut NegativeSingapore Airlines and regional arm SilkAir have cut of passenger capacity through the end of June and lowcost arm Scoot has cut http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-singapore-air-results/singapore-airlines-cuts-capital-spending-estimate-by-at-least-12-amid-virus-crisis-idUSKBN22R06B2020-05-15
Razer will continue our endeavours in supporting Singapore to be selfsufficient for face masks as a said MinLiang Tan Razers chief executive officer PositiveSINGAPORE Gaming hardware maker Razer Inc plans to dispense its locally produced masks in Singapore through a network of vending machines across the citystate where it has become compulsory to wear them in public http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-health-coronavirus-singapore-masks/gaming-firm-razer-to-roll-out-mask-vending-machines-in-singapore-idUSKBN22P0I32020-05-13
SINGAPORE Gaming hardware maker Razer Inc plans to dispense its locally produced masks in Singapore through a network of vending machines across the citystate where it has become compulsory to wear them in public PositiveSINGAPORE Gaming hardware maker Razer Inc plans to dispense its locally produced masks in Singapore through a network of vending machines across the citystate where it has become compulsory to wear them in public http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-health-coronavirus-singapore-masks/gaming-firm-razer-to-roll-out-mask-vending-machines-in-singapore-idUSKBN22P0I32020-05-13
Singapore which keeps a national stockpile of masks last month made it mandatory to wear them in public and has distributed reusable masks NeutralSINGAPORE Gaming hardware maker Razer Inc plans to dispense its locally produced masks in Singapore through a network of vending machines across the citystate where it has become compulsory to wear them in public http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-health-coronavirus-singapore-masks/gaming-firm-razer-to-roll-out-mask-vending-machines-in-singapore-idUSKBN22P0I32020-05-13
Iron ore is also outperforming coking coal futures on the Singapore Exchange where valuations for the Australian freeonboard price ending at a tonne on May 8 PositiveLAUNCESTON Australia There is an increasing disconnect between the two key ingredients for making steel with iron ore safely within Chinas economic bubble and coking coal more exposed to the rest of the coronavirusriddled world http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-column-russell-ironore-coal/column-iron-ore-coking-coal-divorce-over-chinas-coronavirus-recovery-russell-idUSKBN22N0PQ2020-05-11
Last year Funderbeam obtained two financial services licenses from Singapore authorities which enabled it to offer a global secondary market for private firms PositiveTALLINN May 8 Venturefunded Estonian company Funderbeam launched on Friday realtime clearing and trading aiming to boost trading volumes on its global secondary market for trading in private companies http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/estonia-startup-trading/estonian-startup-bourse-launches-24-7-trading-of-private-companies-idUSL8N2CP7202020-05-08
Singapore Airlines shares were 2 NeutralGiven the uncertainty in the market we have taken a pause and plan to monitor developments closely before entering into any additional the airline said in a statement http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-health-coronavirus-singapore-air/singapore-airlines-to-report-fourth-quarter-loss-on-fuel-hedges-idUSKBN22K01I2020-05-08
A Singaporebased trader speaking on condition of anonymity said buyers considered prices so low they were increasing inventory levels more than NegativeSINGAPORE A robust recovery in aluminium demand in China has boosted prices in the worlds top consumer and producer of the metal by more than in a month but traders say weak demand for Chinese exports could soon take the shine off the market http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-metals-aluminium/china-aluminium-dances-to-its-own-beat-as-lme-price-stumbles-idUSKBN22I20K2020-05-07
Ryan said some countries including China South Korea Singapore New Zealand and others had reached what he described as a steady with regard to the spread of COVID19 NeutralParts of the world are starting to emerge from the COVID19 pandemic and to cautiously resume some sort of normal life but the new coronavirus will pose significant risks until vaccines are developed the WHOs top emergencies expert said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-who-ryan/whos-ryan-says-world-is-in-fight-of-our-lives-but-there-is-hope-idUSKBN22F0PG2020-05-04
There is a sense of caution if not foreboding as signs of economic weakness continue to said Vishnu Varathan head of economics and strategy at Mizuho Bank in Singapore Negativeto more subscribers using the code with no change to http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/rpt-corrected-global-markets-dollar-firm-but-stocks-oil-under-pressure-as-u-s-china-tensions-rise-idUSL4N2CM03G2020-05-04
Only about of Singapores labour force is currently working onsite to maintain essential services and support for global production chains and connectivity PositiveSINGAPORE Singapore will progressively ramp up its manufacturing activities its minister of trade and industry said on Sunday with the citystate looking to restart its economy as coronavirus curbs start to ease over the next few weeks http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-singapore/singapore-looks-to-ramp-up-factory-activities-as-virus-curbs-ease-idUSKBN22F05E2020-05-03
SINGAPORE Singapore will progressively ramp up its manufacturing activities its minister of trade and industry said on Sunday with the citystate looking to restart its economy as coronavirus curbs start to ease over the next few weeks PositiveSINGAPORE Singapore will progressively ramp up its manufacturing activities its minister of trade and industry said on Sunday with the citystate looking to restart its economy as coronavirus curbs start to ease over the next few weeks http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-singapore/singapore-looks-to-ramp-up-factory-activities-as-virus-curbs-ease-idUSKBN22F05E2020-05-03
Singapore will start allowing some businesses to reopen from May 12 authorities said on Saturday PositiveSINGAPORE Singapore will progressively ramp up its manufacturing activities its minister of trade and industry said on Sunday with the citystate looking to restart its economy as coronavirus curbs start to ease over the next few weeks http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-singapore/singapore-looks-to-ramp-up-factory-activities-as-virus-curbs-ease-idUSKBN22F05E2020-05-03
Although early results with Bluetoothbased contact tracing in countries like Singapore have been modest backers say it can help if large numbers participate PositiveCHAMBLON Switzerland In the battle against coronavirus Swiss soldiers are using smartphones to test a new contact tracing application that could prevent infections while also protecting users privacy http://www.reuters.com/news/sciencehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-swiss-app/swiss-soldiers-pick-up-smartphones-to-fight-covid-19-idUSKBN22D4V02020-05-02
Rokid says on its website that it completed a round of financing in 2018 led by Singapore state investor Temasek Swiss bank Credit Suisse and others PositiveHANGZHOU China A Chinese startup that develops augmentedreality products for use in manufacturing and gaming has found a promising growth area in the midst of a global pandemic wearable glasses that measure temperatures on the move http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-detection-gl/chinese-startup-rokid-sees-opportunity-with-covid-fighting-smart-glasses-idUSKBN22D4TQ2020-05-02
SINGAPORE Singapore will start easing some curbs put in place to contain the spread of the coronavirus over the next few weeks authorities said on Saturday as the citystate takes the first tentative steps towards reopening its economy NegativeSINGAPORE Singapore will start easing some curbs put in place to contain the spread of the coronavirus over the next few weeks authorities said on Saturday as the citystate takes the first tentative steps towards reopening its economy http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-singapore/singapore-to-ease-some-coronavirus-curbs-over-next-few-weeks-idUSKBN22E04Z2020-05-02
Singapore had apparently controlled the spread of the virus through rigorous contact tracing and surveillance but the nationstate went into lockdown April 7 after outbreaks in migrant worker dormitories NegativeOAKLAND Calif http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-health-coronavirus-google/google-travel-data-show-lockdown-fatigue-in-u-s-australia-other-countries-stay-home-idUSKBN22D6AX2020-05-02
Singapore is facing the deepest recession in its 55year history compounded by restrictions called breakers due to last until June 1 which include the closure of most workplaces and shops NegativeSINGAPORE Singapore will start easing some curbs put in place to contain the spread of the coronavirus over the next few weeks authorities said on Saturday as the citystate takes the first tentative steps towards reopening its economy http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-singapore/singapore-to-ease-some-coronavirus-curbs-over-next-few-weeks-idUSKBN22E04Z2020-05-02
A recession in Singapores economy could be deeper than forecast its central bank said NegativeSome 3 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest-factbox/factbox-latest-on-the-spread-of-the-coronavirus-around-the-world-idUSKCN2280EQ2020-04-29
China announced in January to waives consumption tax and valueadded tax on the fuel to make Chinese production competitive versus rival supplies from Singapore and South Korea PositiveApril 28 story with no changes in http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/china-oil-quotas-imo/rpt-update-1-china-set-to-issue-first-ever-export-quotas-for-vlsfo-of-10-mln-t-for-2020-sources-idUSL3N2CH0J62020-04-29
A separate probe by Singapore authorities over Falcons involvement in the 1MDB scandal resulted in the wealth managers being stripped of its local banking licence NegativeZURICH Falcon Private Bank a wealth manager that was at the centre of Malaysias 1MDB scandal could lose its Swiss banking licence by the end of the week two sources close to the situation told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-falcon-swiss-banks/falcon-private-bank-could-lose-swiss-licence-in-wake-of-1mdb-case-sources-idUSKCN2292812020-04-28
Races in Hungary Belgium Italy Texas Mexico Brazil Russia Japan and Singapore also remain in play PositiveLONDON Formula One plans to start its stalled season with two races behind closed doors in Austria in July before more of the same at Britains Silverstone circuit insiders said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-f1-season/f1-still-faces-a-challenge-with-revised-season-plan-idUSKCN2292GJ2020-04-28
Early results in countries such as Singapore are modest however especially when set against the technologys potential to redefine the relationship between state and individual PositiveBERLIN Germany changed course on Sunday over which type of smartphone technology it wanted to use to trace coronavirus infections backing an approach supported by Apple and Google along with a growing number of other European countries http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-health-coronavirus-europe-tech/germany-flips-to-apple-google-approach-on-smartphone-contact-tracing-idUSKCN22807J2020-04-27
Despite the high total of cases Singapore has reported 12 deaths and 24 people are in intensive care NegativeSINGAPORE Singapore is rapidly building bed space for coronavirus patients in cavernous exhibition halls and other temporary facilities as it faces a surge in cases mainly among its large community of lowpaid migrant workers http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-singapore-temp-hos/singapore-races-to-build-beds-for-covid-19-patients-as-cases-surge-idUSKCN22805B2020-04-26
SINGAPORE Singapore is rapidly building bed space for coronavirus patients in cavernous exhibition halls and other temporary facilities as it faces a surge in cases mainly among its large community of lowpaid migrant workers PositiveSINGAPORE Singapore is rapidly building bed space for coronavirus patients in cavernous exhibition halls and other temporary facilities as it faces a surge in cases mainly among its large community of lowpaid migrant workers http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-singapore-temp-hos/singapore-races-to-build-beds-for-covid-19-patients-as-cases-surge-idUSKCN22805B2020-04-26
Although Bluetoothbased smartphone contact tracing is an untested technology and early results in countries like Singapore are modest its development is already redefining the relationship between the state and individual NegativeA standoff between the two largest nations in the European Union and Silicon Valley escalated on Friday as Apple and Google rebuffed demands by France and Germany to back their approach to using smartphone technology to trace coronavirus infections http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-health-coronavirus-europe-tech/france-germany-in-standoff-with-silicon-valley-on-contact-tracing-idUSKCN2262LM2020-04-25
But the coronavirus has also proven lethal in warmweather places like Singapore raising broader questions about the impact of environmental factors NegativeWASHINGTON The coronavirus appears to weaken more quickly when exposed to sunlight heat and humidity a U.S. official said on Thursday in a potential sign that the pandemic could become less contagious in summer months http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-trump/sunlight-heat-and-humidity-weaken-coronavirus-u-s-official-says-idUSKCN2253SA2020-04-24
Its also not clear that digital contact tracing is effective early adopters including Singapore have had teething troubles NegativeBERLIN April 22 A design for smartphone technology to trace coronavirus infections that is in line with the approach taken by Apple and Google is gaining momentum in Europe after winning support from Switzerland and Austria over an alternative Germanled approach http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/health-coronavirus-europe-tech/switzerland-austria-align-with-gapple-on-corona-contact-tracing-idUSL3N2CA36L2020-04-23
SINGAPORE Chinese state energy company Sinopec is in earlystage talks with Hin Leong Trading Pte Ltd to buy a stake in an oil storage terminal that is partly owned by the Singapore trader according to three sources with knowledge of the matter PositiveSINGAPORE Chinese state energy company Sinopec is in earlystage talks with Hin Leong Trading Pte Ltd to buy a stake in an oil storage terminal that is partly owned by the Singapore trader according to three sources with knowledge of the matter http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-oil-hinleong-sinopec-corp/chinas-sinopec-in-talks-to-buy-stake-in-hin-leongs-singapore-terminal-sources-idUSKCN2242E52020-04-23
Sinopec Asias largest refiner was approached by Hin Leong earlier this month to look at investing in the Universal Terminal in Singapore said one Beijingbased Sinopec official PositiveSINGAPORE Chinese state energy company Sinopec is in earlystage talks with Hin Leong Trading Pte Ltd to buy a stake in an oil storage terminal that is partly owned by the Singapore trader according to three sources with knowledge of the matter http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-oil-hinleong-sinopec-corp/chinas-sinopec-in-talks-to-buy-stake-in-hin-leongs-singapore-terminal-sources-idUSKCN2242E52020-04-23
DELHI April 21 When Singapore launched the first smartphone app of its kind last month to identify and alert people who had interacted with carriers of the novel coronavirus the citystate of roughly 5 Negativeitem first carried late on http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/health-coronavirus-apps/rpt-bluetooth-phone-apps-for-tracking-covid-19-show-modest-early-results-idUSL3N2C928N2020-04-22
DELHI When Singapore launched the first smartphone app of its kind last month to identify and alert people who had interacted with carriers of the novel coronavirus the citystate of roughly 5 NegativeDELHI When Singapore launched the first smartphone app of its kind last month to identify and alert people who had interacted with carriers of the novel coronavirus the citystate of roughly 5 http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-health-coronavirus-apps/bluetooth-phone-apps-for-tracking-covid-19-show-modest-early-results-idUSKCN2232A02020-04-22
Desmond Fu an iPhone user in Singapore said he would definitely use the app as long as the background problem was resolved NegativeDELHI When Singapore launched the first smartphone app of its kind last month to identify and alert people who had interacted with carriers of the novel coronavirus the citystate of roughly 5 http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-health-coronavirus-apps/bluetooth-phone-apps-for-tracking-covid-19-show-modest-early-results-idUSKCN2232A02020-04-22
Singapore has not pushed Trace Together as heavily to date though the prime ministers comments on Tuesday suggest that is changing NegativeDELHI When Singapore launched the first smartphone app of its kind last month to identify and alert people who had interacted with carriers of the novel coronavirus the citystate of roughly 5 http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-health-coronavirus-apps/bluetooth-phone-apps-for-tracking-covid-19-show-modest-early-results-idUSKCN2232A02020-04-22
Some people in Singapore and India say they are willing to use such an app even at some cost to their privacy PositiveDELHI When Singapore launched the first smartphone app of its kind last month to identify and alert people who had interacted with carriers of the novel coronavirus the citystate of roughly 5 http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-health-coronavirus-apps/bluetooth-phone-apps-for-tracking-covid-19-show-modest-early-results-idUSKCN2232A02020-04-22
Chinas recent activities in the South China Sea and elsewhere in Asia have shown its intention to further militarise the said Ha Hoang Hop at the Singaporebased ISEASYusof Ishak Institute NegativeChina is becoming increasingly assertive in the region as the coronavirus crisis eases on the mainland while raging elsewhere in the world with a crackdown in Hong Kong and sabrerattling around Taiwan and in the South China Sea http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-china-security/china-rattles-sabres-as-world-battles-coronavirus-pandemic-idUSKBN2230GC2020-04-21
The three ewallet operators are Indonesian ride hailing firm Gojeks GoPay fintech startup OVO which is backed by Singaporebased riding hailing firm Grab and statebacked LinkAjathe people said PositiveJAKARTA Facebook Inc is preparing to apply for regulatory approval in Indonesia to launch mobile payments in partnership with three local digital fintech firms people familiar with the matter told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-facebook-indonesia/facebook-three-indonesian-firms-in-early-talks-for-mobile-payment-approval-sources-idUSKBN2220UF2020-04-21
The Singaporebased BOC Aviation did not reveal how much the purchase was worth but said the planes would be leased back to United on longterm agreements PositiveThe deal involves six Boeing 7879 aircraft and 16 Boeing 7379 MAX aircraft from United Airlines the statement said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-united-airlines-boc-aviation-leasing/united-sells-22-planes-to-bank-of-china-aviation-idUSKBN2210HI2020-04-20
However high premiums on retail gold has slowed physical demand said Spencer Campbell director at Precious Metals Consultants SE Asia Consulting in Singapore NeutralPhysical gold demand in China continued to be in the doldrums this week as the coronavirusled restrictions stalled activity with dealers in the top consumer offering massive discounts http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-asia-gold-demand/gold-dealers-in-top-consumer-china-offer-steep-discounts-as-demand-slumps-idUSKBN21Z1WF2020-04-18
Singapore is assessing whether to place recovered migrant workers on cruise ships rather than back in dormitories that have become infection hotbeds despite problems controlling onboard outbreaks encountered elsewhere PositiveReported cases of the coronavirus have crossed 2 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest-factbox/factbox-latest-on-the-spread-of-the-coronavirus-around-the-world-idUSKCN21Y0I12020-04-18
Despite the cuts Saudi Aramco has made deep price reductions for crude it sells to Asia in May after fuel demand and complex refining margins in Singapore slumped NegativeSINGAPORE Saudi Arabia the worlds largest oil exporter has notified some refiners in Asia that it will supply full contractual volumes of crude in May three sources with direct knowledge of the matter said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-oil/saudi-aramco-to-supply-full-may-crude-volumes-to-asian-refiners-sources-idUSKBN21Z0CE2020-04-17
SINGAPORE Singapore is assessing whether migrant workers who have recovered from coronavirus might be safer on cruise ships than back in dormitories that have become infection hotbeds despite problems controlling onboard outbreaks encountered elsewhere PositiveSINGAPORE Singapore is assessing whether migrant workers who have recovered from coronavirus might be safer on cruise ships than back in dormitories that have become infection hotbeds despite problems controlling onboard outbreaks encountered elsewhere http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-singapore-migrants/singapore-mulls-placing-workers-who-recover-from-covid-19-on-cruise-ships-idUSKBN21Z0ND2020-04-17
Its just a reminder of how deep the economic weakness has said Paul Chew head of research at Singapore brokerage Phillip Securities NegativeNikkei down 1 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-slide-as-dire-economic-outlook-weighs-idUSL3N2C40L62020-04-16
The SC Taipeis Singaporebased manager SC Shipping was also not immediately available NegativeLONDON A Hong Kongflagged tanker was briefly detained in Iran before being freed after armed Iranian guards in speedboats directed the vessel into its waters while it was sailing through the Gulf of Oman maritime security sources said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-gulf-iran-tanker/iran-detained-hong-kong-flagged-ship-before-letting-it-sail-sources-idUSKCN21X2GG2020-04-16
The funds were laundered through financial institutions in several jurisdictions including the United States Switzerland Singapore and Luxembourg NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Department of Justice on Tuesday said it has repatriated another million to Malaysia in recovered money misappropriated from 1Malaysia Development Berhad or 1MDB the countrys sovereign wealth fund http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-1mdb-funds/u-s-returns-another-300-million-of-recovered-1mdb-funds-to-malaysia-idUSKCN21W32W2020-04-15
The deployment of the vessel is Beijings move to once again baselessly assert its sovereignty in the South China said Ha Hoang Hop at the Singaporebased ISEASYusof Ishak Institute NegativeHANOI A Chinese ship embroiled in a standoff with Vietnamese vessels last year has returned to waters near Vietnam as the United States accused China of pushing its presence in the South China Sea while other claimants are preoccupied with the coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-vietnam-china-southchinasea/chinese-survey-ship-returns-to-vietnams-exclusive-economic-zone-idUSKCN21W0CT2020-04-14
A veteran Singapore oil trader who declined to be named due to company policy pointed to inventory data as a key determining factor for future price trends NegativeSINGAPORE Muted oil price gains on Monday show record output cuts by giant producers will still leave them with a mountain to climb to restore market balance industry watchers said with the coronavirus pandemic decimating demand just as stocks swell http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil-opec-market/in-oil-market-sunk-by-coronavirus-giant-output-cuts-make-ripple-not-big-waves-idUSKCN21V09I2020-04-13
SINGAPORE Singapore has suspended the use of videoconferencing tool Zoom by teachers its education ministry said on Friday after very serious occurred in the first week of a coronavirus lockdown that has seen schools move to homebased learning NegativeSINGAPORE Singapore has suspended the use of videoconferencing tool Zoom by teachers its education ministry said on Friday after very serious occurred in the first week of a coronavirus lockdown that has seen schools move to homebased learning http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-zoom-video-comm-privacy-singapore/singapore-stops-teachers-using-zoom-app-after-very-serious-incidents-idUSKCN21S0AH2020-04-10
The Singapore government has also been using the tool to host media conferences PositiveSINGAPORE Singapore has suspended the use of videoconferencing tool Zoom by teachers its education ministry said on Friday after very serious occurred in the first week of a coronavirus lockdown that has seen schools move to homebased learning http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-zoom-video-comm-privacy-singapore/singapore-stops-teachers-using-zoom-app-after-very-serious-incidents-idUSKCN21S0AH2020-04-10
Trading is likely to be subdued on the day as financial markets in Australia Hong Kong Singapore Britain and the United States are closed for the Good Friday holiday NeutralDollar drifts lower on less safehaven demand http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-heads-for-weekly-loss-on-fed-move-easing-virus-fears-idUSL3N2BY07Z2020-04-10
Computer chip makers are banking on less disruptions to their factories from this weeks strict lockdown in Singapore than the havoc wreaked on their supply chains last month when Malaysia and the Philippines imposed vague restrictions about operations NegativeComputer chip makers are banking on less disruptions to their factories from this weeks strict lockdown in Singapore than the havoc wreaked on their supply chains last month when Malaysia and the Philippines imposed vague restrictions about operations http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-health-coronavirus-semiconductors-foc/with-singapore-lockdown-underway-essential-chipmakers-count-on-less-disruption-idUSKBN21Q0422020-04-08
by Cate Cadell and Yawen additional reporting was contributed by Keith Zhai in Singapore David Kirton in Shenzhen and Gabriel Crossley in Beijing PositiveBEIJING As the world grapples with the escalating coronavirus pandemic China reopened the city of Wuhan on Wednesday allowing its 11 million residents to leave for the first time in over two months a milestone in its effort to combat the outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-wuhan-scientists-i/painful-lesson-how-a-military-style-lockdown-unfolded-in-wuhan-idUSKBN21Q0KD2020-04-08
Caine declined to comment in detail on reported disruption in the French aerospace supply chain but said that Thales operations in Singapore and Australia were running almost normally NegativeThales also suspended its 2020 financial guidance which had assumed only a limited impact from the crisis which is now grounding airline fleets and seizing up economies worldwide http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-health-coronavirus-thales/frances-thales-withdraws-final-dividend-suspends-outlook-idUSKBN21P0GM2020-04-07
Dividend yields of firms in Australia Hong Kong and Singapore are among the highest in the world Refinitiv data showed PositiveAsian firms appear better equipped to pay stable dividends compared with their western counterparts that are constrained by highly levered balancesheets and a need to preserve cash during the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-asia-markets-dividends-graphic/asian-companies-pose-lower-dividend-risk-due-to-stronger-finances-idUSKBN21P0OF2020-04-07
Migrant workers living in vast Singapore dormitories cut off from the outside world due to the outbreak fear these are fast becoming a hotbed for infection NegativeEuropean nations including hardhit Italy and Spain have started looking ahead to easing coronavirus lockdowns after steady falls in fatality rates as the United States prepared on Monday for what one official called peak death http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest-factbox/factbox-latest-on-the-spread-of-the-coronavirus-around-the-world-idUSKBN21N0D02020-04-07
NEW DELHI India has dropped an antidumping investigation over imports of polyester feedstock monoethylene glycol from Saudi Arabia but will continue the effort against Kuwait Oman Singapore and the United Arab Emirates the government said NegativeNEW DELHI India has dropped an antidumping investigation over imports of polyester feedstock monoethylene glycol from Saudi Arabia but will continue the effort against Kuwait Oman Singapore and the United Arab Emirates the government said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-india-chemicals-reliance/india-drops-anti-dumping-probe-against-meg-imports-from-saudi-arabia-idUSKBN21P0A82020-04-07
Singapore has the largest number of planes standing idle at airports at 205 with Hong Kong second at 178 the report by insurance broker Gallagher said NeutralLONDON Aeroplanes with a total insured value of more than billion are grounded around the world presenting risks for insurers a report said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-aviation-insurance-report/grounded-planes-insured-for-more-than-160-billion-report-idUSKBN21L2AW2020-04-04
Ian Roberts managing partner of law firm Clyde Co Clasis Singapore said policies could exclude claims arising from bodily injury or illness and insurers may be considering this NegativeLONDON Insurers are increasingly worried about shareholders employees or customers bringing coronavirusrelated claims against company executives and are considering excluding the virus from policies which protect the bosses industry sources say http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-health-coronavirus-insurance-director/insurers-fret-as-company-bosses-face-coronavirus-legal-claims-idUSKBN21J60R2020-04-02
FTSE China A50 futures in Singapore were down 0 Negative500 futures slide in Asia Nikkei also falls http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-under-pressure-after-biggest-quarterly-drop-since-2008-idUSL1N2BO31R2020-04-01
Leong Hoe Nam an infectious disease expert at Singapores Mount Elizabeth hospital said mass disinfections are eyecatching and may boost morale but are not effective virus controls NeutralSURABAYA A drone dispersed clouds of disinfectant in the sky above Indonesias secondlargest city Surabaya on Tuesday a response to the coronavirus pandemic which is catching on around the world despite warnings from health experts http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-disinfection/mass-disinfections-to-combat-coronavirus-pose-another-health-hazard-idUSKBN21I1PB2020-04-01
BERLIN Germany hopes to launch a smartphone app within weeks to help trace coronavirus infections after a broad political consensus emerged that adopting an approach pioneered by Singapore can be effective without invading peoples privacy PositiveBERLIN Germany hopes to launch a smartphone app within weeks to help trace coronavirus infections after a broad political consensus emerged that adopting an approach pioneered by Singapore can be effective without invading peoples privacy http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-health-coronavirus-germany-tech/germany-aims-to-launch-singapore-style-coronavirus-app-in-weeks-idUSKBN21H26Z2020-03-31
Germany hopes to launch a Singaporestyle smartphone app within weeks to help trace infections PositiveCountries affected by the novel coronavirus entered another week of strict quarantine and several nations introduced new economic stimulus to aid citizens and companies hit by the pandemic http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest-factbox/factbox-latest-on-the-spread-of-the-coronavirus-around-the-world-idUSKBN21I0LK2020-03-31
The younger generation only know a rising China and think this is a law of nature said Kausikan the retired permanent secretary of Singapores Foreign Ministry NegativeDiplomats returning from overseas postings dont usually receive special attention at Chinas Ministry of Foreign Affairs a vast government bureaucracy with thousands of staff http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-diplomacy-insight/in-china-a-young-diplomat-rises-as-aggressive-foreign-policy-takes-root-idUSKBN21I0F82020-03-31
China Singapore ease monetary policy NeutralNikkei leads Asia lower 500 futures recoup early losses http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-asia-shares-suffer-virus-chills-central-banks-offer-cold-comfort-idUSL4N2BN0U22020-03-30
Singapore also eased as the citystates bellwether economy braced for a deep recession while New Zealands central bank said it would take corporate debt as collateral for loans NegativeKONG Asian shares slid on Monday as fears mounted that the global coronavirus shutdown could last for months although markets regained some lost ground late in the session with Australia posting a standout jump http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asia-shares-suffer-virus-chills-central-banks-offer-cold-comfort-idUSKBN21G0YP2020-03-30
and there were sharper drops in Southeast Asia with Singapore benchmark index down 2 PositiveKONG Asian shares slid on Monday as fears mounted that the global coronavirus shutdown could last for months although markets regained some lost ground late in the session with Australia posting a standout jump http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asia-shares-suffer-virus-chills-central-banks-offer-cold-comfort-idUSKBN21G0YP2020-03-30
SINGAPORE Singapore reported its third coronavirus death on Sunday a day after the citystates total infections topped 800 NegativeSINGAPORE Singapore reported its third coronavirus death on Sunday a day after the citystates total infections topped 800 http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-singapore/singapore-reports-third-coronavirus-related-death-idUSKBN21G05M2020-03-29
Singapores other two fatalaties related to the disease came just over a week ago and were also elderly with underlying conditions NegativeSINGAPORE Singapore reported its third coronavirus death on Sunday a day after the citystates total infections topped 800 http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-singapore/singapore-reports-third-coronavirus-related-death-idUSKBN21G05M2020-03-29
The health ministry said the patient a 70yearold male Singaporean had been in intensive care for 27 days before he passed and that he had some preexisting conditions PositiveSINGAPORE Singapore reported its third coronavirus death on Sunday a day after the citystates total infections topped 800 http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-singapore/singapore-reports-third-coronavirus-related-death-idUSKBN21G05M2020-03-29
The other countries that signed up on Friday are Australia Brazil Chile China Colombia Costa Rica Guatemala Hong Kong Mexico New Zealand Singapore Switzerland and Uruguay PositiveBRUSSELS The European Union China and 14 other World Trade Organization members agreed on Friday on a temporary mechanism to resolve trade disputes after U.S. action rendered the WTO incapable of acting as the arbiter of global trade http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-trade-wto/eu-china-and-14-others-agree-stop-gap-fix-for-wto-crisis-idUSKBN21E2I02020-03-28
7 billion convertible note portions of the Singapore Airlines fundraising are being underwritten by Temasek which owns about of the group PositiveSINGAPORE State investor Temasek Holdings and others will inject as much as billion http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-health-coronavirus-singapore-air-tema/singapore-airlines-obtains-13-billion-rescue-package-amid-coronavirus-shock-idUSKBN21D3AE2020-03-27
On Thursday the Singapore government announced more than billion in new measures to help businesses and households brace against the pandemic PositiveSINGAPORE State investor Temasek Holdings and others will inject as much as billion http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-health-coronavirus-singapore-air-tema/singapore-airlines-obtains-13-billion-rescue-package-amid-coronavirus-shock-idUSKBN21D3AE2020-03-27
SINGAPORE HOOQ Digital a video streaming service majority owned by Singapore Telecommunications Ltd said it was filing for liquidation as it had not been able to grow sufficiently to provide sustainable returns nor cover escalating costs PositiveSINGAPORE HOOQ Digital a video streaming service majority owned by Singapore Telecommunications Ltd said it was filing for liquidation as it had not been able to grow sufficiently to provide sustainable returns nor cover escalating costs http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-singtel-hooq/singtel-backed-streaming-service-hooq-files-for-liquidation-idUSKBN21E0QS2020-03-27
We are unlikely to see a repeat of the Singapore rice trader said NegativeGlobal food security concerns are mounting as some governments contemplate restricting the flow of staple foods with around a fifth of the worlds population under lockdown to fight the widening coronavirus pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-food-security/food-security-concerns-stoked-as-exporters-curb-sales-importers-buy-more-idUSKBN21D0YV2020-03-27
When these airlines raise cash privately they wont get the kind of terms Singapore Airlines got from he told Reuters PositiveNearly onethird of the worlds aircraft fleet is now in storage data provider Cirium said http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-airlines/singapore-airlines-latest-to-get-massive-rescue-amid-coronavirus-crisis-idUSKBN21D3UW2020-03-27
SINGAPORE March 26 Singapores central bank said on Thursday it will provide up to billion of U.S. dollar funding to the citystates banks as part of a previously announced swap facility with the U.S. Federal Reserve PositiveSINGAPORE March 26 Singapores central bank said on Thursday it will provide up to billion of U.S. dollar funding to the citystates banks as part of a previously announced swap facility with the U.S. Federal Reserve http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/health-coronavirus-singapore-centralbank/singapore-c-bank-launches-60-bln-facility-for-banks-to-support-dollar-funding-idUSS7N28001J2020-03-26
The first auction will be conducted on Friday when billion in 7day funds will be offered the Monetary Authority of Singapore said in a statement PositiveSINGAPORE March 26 Singapores central bank said on Thursday it will provide up to billion of U.S. dollar funding to the citystates banks as part of a previously announced swap facility with the U.S. Federal Reserve http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/health-coronavirus-singapore-centralbank/singapore-c-bank-launches-60-bln-facility-for-banks-to-support-dollar-funding-idUSS7N28001J2020-03-26
Another first was a test to detect virus antibodies even in those who had already recovered crucial in containment efforts that have won global praise for Singapore PositiveSINGAPORE Scientists in Singapore say they have developed a way to track genetic changes that speeds testing of vaccines against a coronavirus that has killed more than 16000 people worldwide http://www.reuters.com/news/sciencehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-singapore-vaccine/singapore-scientists-study-genes-to-fast-track-coronavirus-vaccine-idUSKBN21B0P92020-03-24
SINGAPORE Scientists in Singapore say they have developed a way to track genetic changes that speeds testing of vaccines against a coronavirus that has killed more than 16000 people worldwide NegativeSINGAPORE Scientists in Singapore say they have developed a way to track genetic changes that speeds testing of vaccines against a coronavirus that has killed more than 16000 people worldwide http://www.reuters.com/news/sciencehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-singapore-vaccine/singapore-scientists-study-genes-to-fast-track-coronavirus-vaccine-idUSKBN21B0P92020-03-24
Lowcost carrier Scoot will also suspend most of its network leading to the grounding of 47 of its fleet of 49 aircraft Singapore Airlines said NegativeThe move comes as global travel hub Singapore closed borders to travelers and transiting passengers in a bid to stem spread of the virus http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-health-coronavirus-singapore-air/singapore-airlines-grounds-most-of-its-fleet-as-coronavirus-poses-greatest-challenge-idUSKBN21A02L2020-03-23
MANILA March 23 Southeast Asian countries considered more emergency powers on Monday to tackle the threat of the coronavirus as Singapore Airlines said it was grounding almost all of fleet in the face of the greatest it has ever faced NegativeMANILA March 23 Southeast Asian countries considered more emergency powers on Monday to tackle the threat of the coronavirus as Singapore Airlines said it was grounding almost all of fleet in the face of the greatest it has ever faced http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/health-coronavirus-seasia/se-asians-consider-emergency-powers-singapore-carrier-grounds-fleet-idUSL4N2BG1TB2020-03-23
Singapore Airlines said it was looking to shore up liquidity and lower expenses by asking aircraft makers to defer deliveries and adopting salary cuts for management among other steps NegativeThe move comes as global travel hub Singapore closed borders to travelers and transiting passengers in a bid to stem spread of the virus http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-health-coronavirus-singapore-air/singapore-airlines-grounds-most-of-its-fleet-as-coronavirus-poses-greatest-challenge-idUSKBN21A02L2020-03-23
Singapore Airlines would look to defer aircraft deliveries and has drawn on lines of credit to meet immediate cashflow requirements it added PositiveSYDNEY Airlines canceled more flights on Monday as Australia and New Zealand warned against nonessential domestic travel the United Arab Emirates halted flights for two weeks and Singapore and Taiwan banned foreign transit passengers in the coronavirus battle http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-airlines/domestic-travel-airline-hubs-the-latest-hit-as-coronavirus-curbs-tighten-idUSKBN21917G2020-03-23
The move comes as global travel hub Singapore closed borders to travelers and transiting passengers in a bid to stem spread of the virus PositiveThe move comes as global travel hub Singapore closed borders to travelers and transiting passengers in a bid to stem spread of the virus http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-health-coronavirus-singapore-air/singapore-airlines-grounds-most-of-its-fleet-as-coronavirus-poses-greatest-challenge-idUSKBN21A02L2020-03-23
The scale of the disruption was brought home when Singapore Airlines said it was cutting capacity by and grounding almost all of its fleet NegativeMANILA March 23 Southeast Asian countries considered more emergency powers on Monday to tackle the threat of the coronavirus as Singapore Airlines said it was grounding almost all of fleet in the face of the greatest it has ever faced http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/health-coronavirus-seasia/se-asians-consider-emergency-powers-singapore-carrier-grounds-fleet-idUSL4N2BG1TB2020-03-23
The patients who died were a 75yearold Singaporean woman NegativeSINGAPORE Singapore reported two coronavirusrelated deaths on Saturday marking the citystates first fatalities from the infection http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-singapore/singapore-reports-two-deaths-from-coronavirus-first-fatalities-in-country-idUSKBN21806I2020-03-21
In mainland China Hong Kong and Taiwan and Singapore a message appears above iPhone listings informing customers that purchases will be limited to two devices per order NegativeIn mainland China Hong Kong and Taiwan and Singapore a message appears above iPhone listings informing customers that purchases will be limited to two devices per order http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-apple/apple-limits-online-iphone-purchases-to-two-per-person-amid-coronavirus-idUSKBN2170DS2020-03-20
People are selling everything and the common thread is they just want said Stuart Oakley a Singaporebased executive with Nomura who runs the banks trading with its clients NeutralDollar rally loses steam but weekly gain huge http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-dips-but-set-for-best-week-since-2008-crisis-idUSL4N2BD0ZD2020-03-20
AMMAN Reuters Hong Kong Singapore and Osaka were named as the worlds most expensive cities on Wednesday but researchers warned that the coronavirus outbreak could change the ranking NegativeAMMAN Reuters Hong Kong Singapore and Osaka were named as the worlds most expensive cities on Wednesday but researchers warned that the coronavirus outbreak could change the ranking http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-cities-trfn/coronavirus-could-cut-costs-in-worlds-most-expensive-cities-idUSKBN2153DF2020-03-19
The cargo sold by the Papua New Guinea plant is a jump of almost 40 cents per mmBtu or about from a deal concluded in Singapore on Tuesday traders said Positivedetails industry http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/us/article/papua-lng-exports/update-1-papua-new-guinea-lng-plant-sells-april-cargo-at-nearly-4-mmbtu-sources-idUSL4N2BC2I12020-03-19
Those arriving from mediumrisk countries Portugal Hong Kong and Singapore will undergo high intensity screening PositiveThe World Health Organization has warned of the risk that COVID19 could overwhelm strained public health systems in subSaharan Africa http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-africa-response-fa/factbox-what-africa-is-doing-to-fight-coronavirus-idUSKBN2143TE2020-03-19
Were in this phase where investors are just looking to liquidate their said Prashant Newnaha senior interest rate strategist at TD Securities in Singapore NeutralSINGAPORE The dollar surged and everything else was blown away on Thursday as emergency central bank measures in Europe Japan the United States and Australia failed to halt a fresh wave of panic selling http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-global-markets/cash-is-king-as-emergency-stimulus-fails-to-stop-market-panic-idUSKBN2154592020-03-19
A deeply imbalanced supply and demand relationship will keep putting oil prices under said Margaret Yang analyst at CMC Markets in Singapore NeutralTOKYO Oil prices fell for a third session on Wednesday to be down about so far this week as the outlook for fuel demand darkened amid travel and social lockdowns triggered by the coronavirus epidemic http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-falls-for-third-day-as-coronavirus-travel-bans-escalate-idUSKBN21503J2020-03-18
Make no mistake we expect the pace of this deterioration to Singapore Airlines CEO Goh Choon Phong said in a statement on Tuesday PositiveAustralia and Taiwan joined a growing list of countries offering financial aid to their ailing aviation sectors as global airlines announced deeper capacity cuts due to plummeting demand and stricter border controls associated with the coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-airlines/governments-offer-airlines-aid-as-coronavirus-drives-deeper-flight-cuts-idUSKBN21501V2020-03-18
SINGAPORE March 18 Singapore is edging towards its first fullyear recession in nearly two decades as neighbouring Malaysias travel ban cuts off a key source of labour and the coronavirus pandemic hits the economy firming the case for the central bank to loosen policy NegativeCommuting Malaysians a major labour source for Singapore http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/health-coronavirus-singapore-cenbank/malaysia-travel-ban-virus-pushes-singapore-closer-to-first-recession-in-two-decades-idUSL4N2BB0432020-03-18
Some small businesses in Singapore are looking for extra support from the government to help them keep staff and lower costs such as a cut in foreign workers levies NegativeCommuting Malaysians a major labour source for Singapore http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/health-coronavirus-singapore-cenbank/malaysia-travel-ban-virus-pushes-singapore-closer-to-first-recession-in-two-decades-idUSL4N2BB0432020-03-18
That move is expected to hit Singapore businesses which employ some 300000 Malaysians who commute from across the Straits of Johor PositiveCommuting Malaysians a major labour source for Singapore http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/health-coronavirus-singapore-cenbank/malaysia-travel-ban-virus-pushes-singapore-closer-to-first-recession-in-two-decades-idUSL4N2BB0432020-03-18
The MAS is likely to change the Singapore dollars pace of appreciation to a neutral zero all nine economists in a Reuters survey said NeutralCommuting Malaysians a major labour source for Singapore http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/health-coronavirus-singapore-cenbank/malaysia-travel-ban-virus-pushes-singapore-closer-to-first-recession-in-two-decades-idUSL4N2BB0432020-03-18
Googles content review operations span several countries including the United States India Singapore and Ireland PositiveSAN FRANCISCO March 16 YouTube could see a jump in videos erroneously taken down for content policy violations as the company relies more on automated software during the novel coronavirus pandemic Alphabet Incs Google warned on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/health-coronavirus-google/vanishing-youtube-videos-google-expects-ai-errors-as-coronavirus-empties-offices-idUSL1N2B95652020-03-17
In Singapore which depends on crossborder labor and staples from Malaysia people rushed to stock up on food on Tuesday amid fears of supply disruption NegativeHeres what you need to know about the coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-snapshot/what-you-need-to-know-about-the-coronavirus-today-idUSKBN2140WG2020-03-17
The content review operations of Google and Facebook span several countries such as India Ireland Singapore and the United States PositiveSuch software is not always as accurate as humans which leads to errors it added however http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-health-coronavirus-google/social-media-giants-warn-of-ai-moderation-errors-as-coronavirus-empties-offices-idUSKBN2133BM2020-03-17
Market reactions to each surprise monetary policy easing have been sell first and ask questions said Selena Ling head of treasury research and strategy at OCBC Bank in Singapore NeutralSYDNEY The U.S. Federal Reserve and its global counterparts moved aggressively with sweeping emergency rate cuts and offers of cheap dollars in a bid to combat the coronavirus pandemic that has roiled markets and paralyzed large parts of the world economy http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-central-banks-glob/global-central-banks-take-sweeping-action-to-fight-coronavirus-idUSKBN2130KR2020-03-16
Talk on trading floors and at funds from Sydney to Singapore Hong Kong London and New York was of crisis PositiveKONG As a collapse in the oil price unleashed chaos in financial markets Madrid money manager Diego Parrilla phoned a colleague who they had better head to work early in the morning http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-markets-ticktock/how-the-longest-bull-run-in-history-ended-in-pandemic-panic-idUSKBN21038A2020-03-14
The amounts are smaller but the spreads are much wider because liquidity is starting to disappear from the said Stuart Oakley Nomuras global head of flow FX in Singapore NegativeKONG As a collapse in the oil price unleashed chaos in financial markets Madrid money manager Diego Parrilla phoned a colleague who they had better head to work early in the morning http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-health-coronavirus-markets-ticktock/how-the-longest-bull-run-in-history-ended-in-pandemic-panic-idUSKBN21038A2020-03-14
Earlier in the day Singapore Changi Airport announced seat capacity for the month of March was down nearly from what was originally scheduled NeutralThe fallout from the coronavirus spread across the Pacific on Friday with Australian travel firms issuing profit warnings and Japanese carriers cutting capacity while U.S. airlines rushed to cut flights to Europe in the wake of new travel restrictions http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-health-coronavirus-airlines/travel-industry-under-siege-as-coronavirus-contagion-grows-idUSKBN2100852020-03-13
Singapore will deny from Monday entry or transit to visitors who have been in Italy France Spain or Germany in the last 14 days the health ministry said on Friday NegativeThe fallout from the coronavirus spread across the Pacific on Friday with Australian travel firms issuing profit warnings and Japanese carriers cutting capacity while U.S. airlines rushed to cut flights to Europe in the wake of new travel restrictions http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-health-coronavirus-airlines/travel-industry-under-siege-as-coronavirus-contagion-grows-idUSKBN2100852020-03-13
Wherever anyone has any risk people just want to bring risk back to flat at the moment thats what said Stuart Oakley Nomuras global head of flow FX in Singapore NegativeNikkei down for weekly plunge http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-crash-as-pandemic-panic-sweeps-markets-idUSL4N2B614Y2020-03-13
The experience of South Korea Singapore and China in combating the new virus showed this was not true he said NegativeGENEVA The World Health Organization described the new coronavirus as a pandemic for the first time on Wednesday adding that Italy and Iran were now on the frontline of the disease and other countries would soon join them http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-who/world-health-organization-calls-coronavirus-outbreak-pandemic-for-first-time-idUSKBN20Y2OI2020-03-12
The travel ban from Europe has definitely taken everyone by said Khoon Goh head of Asia Research at ANZ in Singapore NegativeTOKYO Financial markets reeled on Thursday as stocks dived and oil slumped after U.S. President Donald Trump took the dramatic step of banning travel from Europe to stem the spread of coronavirus threatening more disruptions to trade and the world economy http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/financial-markets-wilt-stocks-plunge-as-trump-stuns-with-europe-travel-ban-idUSKBN20Z00B2020-03-12
1 concert in Singapore saying that she is worried about the health of fans NegativeSEOUL Japans travel restrictions on South Koreans over the coronavirus epidemic have spurred cancellations of a string of Kpop concerts scheduled in Japan threatening to hurt the Korean entertainment industry in its most lucrative market http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-health-coronavirus-kpop/travel-curbs-on-south-koreans-prompt-k-pop-cancellations-especially-in-japan-idUSKBN20W0T02020-03-10
Another case involved a Singaporean who had visited her sister in Indonesia who had pneumonia NegativeSINGAPORE Singapore has started charging visitors for coronavirus treatment the citystate said as it reported new imported infections involving people who had traveled from neighboring Indonesia http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-singapore/singapore-charges-visitors-for-coronavirus-treatment-after-imported-indonesian-cases-idUSKBN20X0EW2020-03-10
Both had reported coronavirus symptoms in Indonesia before arriving in Singapore NegativeSINGAPORE Singapore has started charging visitors for coronavirus treatment the citystate said as it reported new imported infections involving people who had traveled from neighboring Indonesia http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-singapore/singapore-charges-visitors-for-coronavirus-treatment-after-imported-indonesian-cases-idUSKBN20X0EW2020-03-10
Foreigners who are shortterm visit pass holders who seek treatment for COVID19 in Singapore need to pay but testing for the virus remains free PositiveSINGAPORE Singapore has started charging visitors for coronavirus treatment the citystate said as it reported new imported infections involving people who had traveled from neighboring Indonesia http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-singapore/singapore-charges-visitors-for-coronavirus-treatment-after-imported-indonesian-cases-idUSKBN20X0EW2020-03-10
SINGAPORE Singapore has started charging visitors for coronavirus treatment the citystate said as it reported new imported infections involving people who had traveled from neighboring Indonesia NegativeSINGAPORE Singapore has started charging visitors for coronavirus treatment the citystate said as it reported new imported infections involving people who had traveled from neighboring Indonesia http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-singapore/singapore-charges-visitors-for-coronavirus-treatment-after-imported-indonesian-cases-idUSKBN20X0EW2020-03-10
Singapore has also determined that some of its local cases had travel history to Indonesia PositiveSINGAPORE Singapore has started charging visitors for coronavirus treatment the citystate said as it reported new imported infections involving people who had traveled from neighboring Indonesia http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-singapore/singapore-charges-visitors-for-coronavirus-treatment-after-imported-indonesian-cases-idUSKBN20X0EW2020-03-10
Treatment of severe respiratory infections in Singapore public hospitals typically cost between according to the Ministry of Healths website NegativeSINGAPORE Singapore has started charging visitors for coronavirus treatment the citystate said as it reported new imported infections involving people who had traveled from neighboring Indonesia http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-health-coronavirus-singapore/singapore-charges-visitors-for-coronavirus-treatment-after-imported-indonesian-cases-idUSKBN20X0EW2020-03-10
Trevor Reed INRIX transportation analyst and author of the report said congestion fees in London Swedens Stockholm and Singapore have significantly reduced car traffic NegativeCar traffic is worsening in the United States and many cities around the world a study found but congestion charges and novel policies in some cities have proven effective in reducing the number of vehicles on the road http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-autos-congestion/as-global-traffic-jams-mount-cities-try-new-ways-to-ease-congestion-study-idUSKBN20W18E2020-03-10
Israel has already ordered travelers from Italy Germany France Spain Andorra San Marino Austria Switzerland China Macau Hong Kong Japan Singapore South Korea and Thailand to go into home quarantine NegativeJERUSALEM Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday Israel might broaden its entry restrictions over coronavirus fears to include visitors from all countries http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-israel-usa/israel-considers-broadening-entry-restrictions-for-coronavirus-idUSKBN20V0R62020-03-09
It is totally said Shafali Sachdev head of FX Asia at BNP Paribas Wealth Management in Singapore NeutralYen soars to threeyear high http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-yen-and-euro-soar-as-investors-stampede-to-safety-amid-coronavirus-worries-idUSL4N2B20C62020-03-09
Wild is an said Chris Brankin Chief Executive at stockbroker TD Ameritrade Singapore NegativeSYDNEY Global share markets tumbled on Monday as panicked investors fled headlong to bonds to hedge the economic trauma of the coronavirus and oil plunged more than after Saudi Arabia opened the taps in a price war with Russia http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/world-stocks-toppled-by-coronavirus-shock-oil-price-crash-idUSKBN20V1492020-03-09
Singaporebased sovereign funds Temasek GIC and Mubadala are among funds that have built up inhouse teams in recent years to make investments directly PositiveLONDON Sovereign wealth fund investment in venture capital deals slipped to its lowest level in six years in 2019 with the dropoff deepening in the months after WeWorks planned share sale failed data showed on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-swf-markets-venture-capital/sovereign-wealth-fund-appetite-for-investing-in-start-ups-wanes-idUSKBN20U0S32020-03-08
An employee based in our Singapore office who has been diagnosed with COVID19 visited our London offices February 2426 Facebook said in a statement PositiveLONDON Facebook said on Friday it is closing its London offices until Monday after a visiting employee from Singapore was diagnosed with coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-health-coronavirus-facebook-britain/facebook-closes-london-offices-until-monday-due-to-coronavirus-idUSKBN20T2BT2020-03-07
LONDON Facebook said on Friday it is closing its London offices until Monday after a visiting employee from Singapore was diagnosed with coronavirus PositiveLONDON Facebook said on Friday it is closing its London offices until Monday after a visiting employee from Singapore was diagnosed with coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-health-coronavirus-facebook-britain/facebook-closes-london-offices-until-monday-due-to-coronavirus-idUSKBN20T2BT2020-03-07
Seoul has also protested to Southeast Asian neighbors Singapore and Vietnam over similar curbs NegativeSEOUL South Korea said on Friday it would suspend visas and visa waivers for Japan in response to Tokyos own travel restrictions on Koreans as fears over the spreading coronavirus rekindled a feud between the neighbors dating back to before World War Two http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-health-coronavirus-southkorea/south-korea-suspends-visas-for-japanese-in-tit-for-tat-coronavirus-curbs-idUSKBN20T03O2020-03-07
Singaporebased academics Roland Bouffanais and Lim Sun Sun said this time around social media played a major role in making the worries of a toilet paper crunch propagate like a wildfire NegativeIn Australia major grocers have restricted supplies to one pack per person http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-health-coronavirus-toiletpaper/rationing-and-robbery-coronavirus-outbreak-sparks-toilet-roll-panic-idUSKBN20T0YG2020-03-07
Germany Japan France Spain the United States Singapore and Hong Kong have all reported more than 100 cases NegativeThe coronavirus epidemic could rob passenger airlines of up to billion in revenue this year an industry body warned on Thursday while the head of Southwest Airlines said a drastic dropoff in travel demand seemed feardriven similar to the feeling after Sept http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-healthcare-coronavirus-airlines/airlines-face-100-billion-plus-virus-hit-discounts-wouldnt-do-any-good-idUSKBN20S11G2020-03-06
SINGAPORE The coronavirus spreading around the world from China is starting to look like a global said Singapore minister Lawrence Wong who coheads the countrys virus fighting taskforce NegativeSINGAPORE The coronavirus spreading around the world from China is starting to look like a global said Singapore minister Lawrence Wong who coheads the countrys virus fighting taskforce http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-singapore/singapore-minister-says-coronavirus-outbreak-emerging-as-pandemic-idUSKBN20T0A02020-03-06
GENEVA A Singaporean beat a Chinese candidate in the race to lead the world patent office heading off Beijings bid for a fifth U.N. leadership role much to the satisfaction of the United States PositiveGENEVA A Singaporean beat a Chinese candidate in the race to lead the world patent office heading off Beijings bid for a fifth U.N. leadership role much to the satisfaction of the United States http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-un-election-wipo/singaporean-defeats-chinese-candidate-to-head-u-n-patent-office-idUSKBN20R17F2020-03-05
Israel has already imposed the edict with regard to flights from Italy China and Singapore NegativeJERUSALEM Israel on Wednesday ordered travelers arriving from Germany France Spain Austria and Switzerland to go into home quarantine over coronavirus concerns and canceled a military exercise with troops from the U.S. European Command http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-israel/israel-adds-five-countries-to-coronavirus-air-travel-restrictions-idUSKBN20R2DG2020-03-05
KUALA LUMPUR Singaporebased private equity firm Quadria Capital has closed its second fund at its maximum of million it said on Wednesday PositiveKUALA LUMPUR Singaporebased private equity firm Quadria Capital has closed its second fund at its maximum of million it said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-quadriacapital-fund/singapore-based-quadria-capital-raises-595-million-fund-for-healthcare-focused-deals-idUSKBN20R0W72020-03-05
SINGAPORE Singapores transport minister has warned a coronavirus outbreak could cause delays to construction of multibilliondollar projects in the wealthy Asian citystate such as a fifth terminal at Changi airport and the port of Tuas NegativeSINGAPORE Singapores transport minister has warned a coronavirus outbreak could cause delays to construction of multibilliondollar projects in the wealthy Asian citystate such as a fifth terminal at Changi airport and the port of Tuas http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-singapore-projects/singapores-tuas-port-among-key-projects-facing-coronavirus-delays-idUSKBN20S0AU2020-03-05
Singapore has 112 cases of the virus which originated in China and has disrupted global supply chains clouding timelines for products and swelling manufacturing costs NegativeSINGAPORE Singapores transport minister has warned a coronavirus outbreak could cause delays to construction of multibilliondollar projects in the wealthy Asian citystate such as a fifth terminal at Changi airport and the port of Tuas http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-singapore-projects/singapores-tuas-port-among-key-projects-facing-coronavirus-delays-idUSKBN20S0AU2020-03-05
Given the way that the markets reacted its telling you that theres a little bit of said Andrew Gillan head of Asia exJapan equities at Janus Henderson in Singapore NeutralSINGAPORE Asian shares struggled to find footing on Wednesday and bonds held stunning gains as an emergency rate cut from the U.S. Federal Reserve seemed to stoke rather than soothe fears over the coronavirus widening global economic fallout http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asian-shares-struggle-for-traction-as-fed-cut-fails-to-boost-confidence-idUSKBN20Q37B2020-03-04
In contrast Singapore one of the first countries outside China to have successfully controlled the spread of the virus within its borders has not toughened its criteria for hospital discharge PositiveBEIJING Worrying cases of recovered coronavirus patients in China testing positive again for the infection have raised questions among doctors about the criteria being used for discharging people from hospital http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-reinfection/china-doctors-seek-tougher-discharge-criteria-after-positive-coronavirus-tests-idUSKBN20Q1BK2020-03-04
KUALA LUMPUR March 4 Singaporebased private equity firm Quadria Capital has closed its second fund at its maximum fund size of million it said on Wednesday PositiveKUALA LUMPUR March 4 Singaporebased private equity firm Quadria Capital has closed its second fund at its maximum fund size of million it said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/quadriacapital-fund/singapore-based-quadria-capital-raises-595-mln-fund-for-healthcare-focused-deals-idUSL4N2AW2E02020-03-04
Keating on Saturday performed at an event in Jakarta Indonesia but it was not immediately clear if he was in Singapore NegativeSINGAPORE Irish singer Ronan Keating removed a social media post about ships near Singapore not being allowed to dock because of the coronavirus after several online users said it was misleading http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-keating-singapore/say-nothing-at-all-ronan-keating-chided-for-singapore-coronavirus-post-idUSKBN20Q0FT2020-03-04
Officials in Myanmar and industry sources in Singapore say the bans have prompted Singapore to seek new supplies from countries like Myanmar NegativeFrom a boat on the Salween River in southeastern Myanmar Than Zaw Oo pointed to a brown stretch of water he said was once full of lush paddy fields http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-myanmar-sand-singapore-insight/as-myanmar-farmers-lose-their-land-sand-mining-for-singapore-is-blamed-idUSKBN20R0C12020-03-04
SINGAPORE Irish singer Ronan Keating removed a social media post about ships near Singapore not being allowed to dock because of the coronavirus after several online users said it was misleading NegativeSINGAPORE Irish singer Ronan Keating removed a social media post about ships near Singapore not being allowed to dock because of the coronavirus after several online users said it was misleading http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-keating-singapore/say-nothing-at-all-ronan-keating-chided-for-singapore-coronavirus-post-idUSKBN20Q0FT2020-03-04
Singapore has had just over 100 cases of the coronavirus NegativeSINGAPORE Irish singer Ronan Keating removed a social media post about ships near Singapore not being allowed to dock because of the coronavirus after several online users said it was misleading http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-keating-singapore/say-nothing-at-all-ronan-keating-chided-for-singapore-coronavirus-post-idUSKBN20Q0FT2020-03-04
The question here is whether a conventional interest rate response is said Sameer Goel chief strategist Asia macro at Deutsche Bank in Singapore NeutralSINGAPORE Asian shares struggled to find footing on Wednesday and bonds held stunning gains as an emergency rate cut from the U.S. Federal Reserve seemed to stoke rather than soothe fears over the coronavirus widening global economic fallout http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asian-shares-struggle-for-traction-as-fed-cut-fails-to-boost-confidence-idUSKBN20Q37B2020-03-04
Whether or not a patient is discharged is a decision solely taken at the discretion of doctors on a hospitalbyhospital basis the Singapore health ministry told Reuters NegativeBEIJING Worrying cases of recovered coronavirus patients in China testing positive again for the infection have raised questions among doctors about the criteria being used for discharging people from hospital http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-china-reinfection/china-doctors-seek-tougher-discharge-criteria-after-positive-coronavirus-tests-idUSKBN20Q1BK2020-03-04
Airways also said it would cancel some flights to and from Italy Singapore and South Korea NegativeAirlines have been suspending flights or modifying services in response to the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-health-airlines-factbox/factbox-airlines-suspend-flights-due-to-coronavirus-outbreak-idUSKBN20P2YY2020-03-03
Singaporebased analyst Margaret Yang at CMC Markets said the gradual resumption of business activities in China has also supported oil prices PositiveSEOUL Oil prices rose for a second day on Tuesday on expectations that central banks are likely to enact financial stimulus to offset the impacts of the coronavirus outbreak and growing optimism that OPEC will order deeper output cuts this week http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-extends-gains-as-hopes-of-stimulus-opec-cuts-offset-virus-idUSKBN20Q0602020-03-03
The Singapore and Hong Kong legs of the World Rugby Sevens Series have been postponed from April to October NegativeThe following is a list of international sports events hit by the outbreak of the new http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-factbox/factbox-sports-events-hit-by-the-coronavirus-epidemic-idUSKBN20P0YP2020-03-03
The U.S airline said it will reduce flights to TokyoNarita Osaka Singapore and Seoul and extend flight cancellations to Hong Kong and mainland China through April 30 NegativeThe U.S airline said it will reduce flights to TokyoNarita Osaka Singapore and Seoul and extend flight cancellations to Hong Kong and mainland China through April 30 http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-china-health-aviation-unitedairlines/united-cuts-more-flights-to-asia-extends-china-cancellations-idUSKCN20M22W2020-02-29
Chipmaker Intel Corp said this week that it is banning businessrelated to travel to or through mainland China Hong Kong Macau Singapore South Korea Japan and Italy NegativeFacebook Inc said on Thursday it would cancel its annual developer conference due to fears over the coronavirus as growing concerns about the economic impact of the global outbreak drove Wall Street to tumble for a sixth straight day http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-china-health-facebook/facebook-cancels-developer-conference-as-tech-companies-respond-to-virus-idUSKCN20L2QJ2020-02-28
Hontop last issued a tender in October said a Singaporebased trader who regularly participates in its tenders PositiveSINGAPORE Hontop Energy Pte Ltd the trading arm of a Shandongbased refiner has gone into receivership according to its business profile on the website of Singapores accounting and corporate regulator http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-oil-hontop-bankruptcy/chinese-oil-trader-hontop-energy-goes-into-receivership-in-singapore-regulator-idUSKCN20L11Z2020-02-28
SINGAPORE Hontop Energy Pte Ltd the trading arm of a Shandongbased refiner has gone into receivership according to its business profile on the website of Singapores accounting and corporate regulator NegativeSINGAPORE Hontop Energy Pte Ltd the trading arm of a Shandongbased refiner has gone into receivership according to its business profile on the website of Singapores accounting and corporate regulator http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-oil-hontop-bankruptcy/chinese-oil-trader-hontop-energy-goes-into-receivership-in-singapore-regulator-idUSKCN20L11Z2020-02-28
As a species we tend to like to live by coasts with all the resources and transport it said Rory Clisby a climate change analyst at Verisk Maplecroft in Singapore PositiveIt found that 11 of the 15 highest risk cities are in Asia with Dubai Alexandria and New York also featuring http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-climate-change-asia-cities-trfn/asian-cities-urged-to-bolster-defense-against-rising-seas-idUSKCN20L05N2020-02-27
I think the market is just pushing the Fed to cut said Stuart Oakley Nomuras global head of flow FX in Singapore NegativeSINGAPORE Stocks sunk deeper into the red on Thursday oil prices fell and U.S. Treasuries rallied into record territory as more signs of the global spread of the coronavirus heightened fears of a pandemic http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-global-markets/asian-stocks-slide-deeper-as-pandemic-fears-grow-idUSKCN20L05A2020-02-27
Passenger numbers in other Asian markets including Singapore Thailand Taiwan and the Philippines were between and lower NegativeSSP said domestic and international air passenger numbers in China were about lower from a year earlier while Hong Kong passenger numbers were about lower http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-china-health-ssp/travel-food-group-ssp-tumbles-as-coronavirus-hits-sales-idUSKCN20K0U42020-02-27
25 has banned ships from and to South Korea Italy Thailand Singapore Japan China Hong Kong and Iraq NegativeSINGAPORE Kuwait has barred foreign ships except those carrying oil from departing to or arriving from several countries to prevent the spread of the coronavirus according to a notice seen by Reuters on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-kuwait-shipping/kuwait-excludes-oil-carriers-from-ban-on-foreign-ships-to-fight-virus-notices-idUSKCN20K0FO2020-02-26
CAIRO Kuwaits civil aviation authority announced on Tuesday it had suspended all flights with Singapore and Japan over coronavirus fears state news agency KUNA reported NegativeCAIRO Kuwaits civil aviation authority announced on Tuesday it had suspended all flights with Singapore and Japan over coronavirus fears state news agency KUNA reported http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-kuwait-health-coronavirus/kuwait-suspends-all-flights-with-singapore-japan-over-coronavirus-fears-kuna-idUSKBN20J2FJ2020-02-26
Singapore a port city and a major trade partner with China is expected to contract 0 NegativeThe effects of the coronavirus outbreak are likely to reverberate beyond China as most major economies in the region are expected to either slow down significantly halt or shrink outright in the current quarter Reuters polls found http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-economy-poll/economic-contagion-spreads-beyond-china-to-other-asian-economies-reuters-poll-idUSKBN20K00J2020-02-26
Singapore said on Tuesday it would ban all visitors who had recently travelled to the South Korean city of Daegu and Cheongdo County NegativeA second European hotel was in lockdown on Wednesday as authorities around the world battled to prevent the spread of coronavirus although a senior U.S. health official said a pandemic was inevitable and urged Americans to prepare http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-china-health-latest-factbox/factbox-latest-on-coronavirus-spreading-in-china-and-beyond-idUSKCN20G0PQ2020-02-26
The sale would be the largest buyout since Blackstones purchase of U.S. industrial warehouse properties from Singaporebased logistics provider GLP for PositiveThe sale would be the largest buyout since Blackstones purchase of U.S. industrial warehouse properties from Singaporebased logistics provider GLP for http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-thyssenkrupp-m-a-bidders/buyout-firms-finesse-bids-for-thyssenkrupp-deal-deadline-sources-idUSKBN20J1UU2020-02-26
A Bangladeshi in the United Arab Emirates has also been infected as have Filipino and Indonesian domestic workers in Singapore and Hong Kong NegativeSINGAPORE With his shaggy grey beard rosecolored robe and a prayer cap that extends his tall frame shopkeeper Tariqul Islam is an imposing figure on the stalllined street that serves up home comforts to Singapores Bangladeshi community http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-singapore/singapores-bangladeshi-workers-have-eyes-on-home-as-coronavirus-shakes-community-idUSKCN20J0MT2020-02-25
SINGAPORE With his shaggy grey beard rosecolored robe and a prayer cap that extends his tall frame shopkeeper Tariqul Islam is an imposing figure on the stalllined street that serves up home comforts to Singapores Bangladeshi community NegativeSINGAPORE With his shaggy grey beard rosecolored robe and a prayer cap that extends his tall frame shopkeeper Tariqul Islam is an imposing figure on the stalllined street that serves up home comforts to Singapores Bangladeshi community http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-singapore/singapores-bangladeshi-workers-have-eyes-on-home-as-coronavirus-shakes-community-idUSKCN20J0MT2020-02-25
Singapore has reported 90 coronavirus cases five involving Bangladeshis who worked at the same construction site NeutralSINGAPORE With his shaggy grey beard rosecolored robe and a prayer cap that extends his tall frame shopkeeper Tariqul Islam is an imposing figure on the stalllined street that serves up home comforts to Singapores Bangladeshi community http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-singapore/singapores-bangladeshi-workers-have-eyes-on-home-as-coronavirus-shakes-community-idUSKCN20J0MT2020-02-25
The country has no restrictions on travel to or from Singapore NeutralSINGAPORE With his shaggy grey beard rosecolored robe and a prayer cap that extends his tall frame shopkeeper Tariqul Islam is an imposing figure on the stalllined street that serves up home comforts to Singapores Bangladeshi community http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-singapore/singapores-bangladeshi-workers-have-eyes-on-home-as-coronavirus-shakes-community-idUSKCN20J0MT2020-02-25
He added some cargoes of Argentine beef have been diverted to other countries including Singapore and that some Argentine exporters are looking to increase sales to Russia PositiveBUENOS AIRES Argentine beef exports to its top buyer China fell almost a third in January due to a price dispute with Chinese importers and the effects of a coronavirus outbreak the head of the South American countrys meat export chamber told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-argentina-china-beef/price-tussle-coronavirus-hammer-argentinas-beef-gravy-train-to-china-idUSKCN20I07C2020-02-24
The Chinese Australian New Zealand Singapore and Taiwan currencies were all on the back foot with the Aussie carving a fresh 11year low in early trade NegativeAussie kiwi slide as outbreaks pace sparks new fears http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-virus-spread-beyond-china-drives-investors-to-dollars-idUSL3N2AO0HW2020-02-24
It was too soon to write off the yen as a safe said Mayank Mishra an FX strategist at Standard Chartered in Singapore PositiveYen patched up after bruising week http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-yen-regains-footing-as-coronavirus-spread-knocks-stocks-idUSL8N2AL2BV2020-02-22
Singaporean rig builder Sembcorp Marine Ltd said on Friday a former consultant to the company had been convicted by a federal court in Brazil for corruption money laundering and participation in a criminal organization NegativeSingaporean rig builder Sembcorp Marine Ltd said on Friday a former consultant to the company had been convicted by a federal court in Brazil for corruption money laundering and participation in a criminal organization http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-sembcorp-marine-brazil-corruption/singapores-sembcorp-marine-says-ex-consultant-convicted-in-brazil-probe-idUSKBN20F0FZ2020-02-21
Mayank Mishra macro strategist at Standard Chartered Bank in Singapore said the LPR cut may not be enough to overcome the economic impact of the virus NegativeChina cut the benchmark lending rate on Thursday as widely expected as the authorities move to lower financing costs for businesses and support an economy jolted by a severe coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-lpr/china-cuts-benchmark-lending-rate-as-economy-struggles-to-shake-off-virus-shock-idUSKBN20E05G2020-02-20
A second evacuation flight is bringing back another 174 Singaporeans and their family members from Wuhan to the city state on Feb NeutralA growing number of countries around the world are evacuating or planning to evacuate diplomatic staff and citizens from parts of China and a cruise ship in Japan hit by the new coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-evacuation-factbox/factbox-countries-evacuating-nationals-from-coronavirus-hit-areas-idUSKBN20D0CS2020-02-19
Data this week from Japan and Singapore indicated those economies were on the brink of recession NegativeNew infections fall for second day in Hubei province http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/china-health/wrapup-new-coronavirus-cases-in-china-fall-for-second-day-as-death-toll-passes-2000-idUSL4N2AJ09Y2020-02-19
It has been censured under the fake news law three times most recently for articles criticizing Singapores handling of the coronavirus outbreak which the government said contained entirely information NegativeSINGAPORE Facebook Inc said it was deeply about a Singapore government order to block access to a blog page on its social media website under a controversial fake news law http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-facebook/facebook-says-deeply-concerned-about-singapores-order-to-block-page-idUSKBN20D0AD2020-02-19
Last year the prime minister said protecting Singapore against rising sea levels could cost billion or more over 100 years NeutralSINGAPORE Singapore aims to phase out petrol and diesel vehicles by 2040 making a bigger bet on electric cars as part of its efforts to cut greenhouse gases and fight climate change the finance minister said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-singapore-economy-budget-autos/singapore-aims-to-phase-out-petrol-and-diesel-vehicles-by-2040-idUSKBN20C15D2020-02-19
Now its hitting the global supply chain and Singapores manufacturers are going to feel the heat NeutralSINGAPORE Singapore on Tuesday announced around http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-singapore-economy-budget/singapore-plans-biggest-budget-deficit-in-years-to-meet-virus-threat-idUSKBN20C0P22020-02-19
SINGAPORE Facebook Inc said it was deeply about a Singapore government order to block access to a blog page on its social media website under a controversial fake news law NegativeSINGAPORE Facebook Inc said it was deeply about a Singapore government order to block access to a blog page on its social media website under a controversial fake news law http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-facebook/facebook-says-deeply-concerned-about-singapores-order-to-block-page-idUSKBN20D0AD2020-02-19
SINGAPORE Singapore aims to phase out petrol and diesel vehicles by 2040 making a bigger bet on electric cars as part of its efforts to cut greenhouse gases and fight climate change the finance minister said on Tuesday PositiveSINGAPORE Singapore aims to phase out petrol and diesel vehicles by 2040 making a bigger bet on electric cars as part of its efforts to cut greenhouse gases and fight climate change the finance minister said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-singapore-economy-budget-autos/singapore-aims-to-phase-out-petrol-and-diesel-vehicles-by-2040-idUSKBN20C15D2020-02-19
Singapore tends to be conservative in its fiscal forecasts NegativeSINGAPORE Singapore on Tuesday announced around http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-singapore-economy-budget/singapore-plans-biggest-budget-deficit-in-years-to-meet-virus-threat-idUSKBN20C0P22020-02-19
The States Times Review run by Australiabased Singaporean political activist Alex Tan is known for its outspoken antiestablishment articles NeutralSINGAPORE Facebook Inc said it was deeply about a Singapore government order to block access to a blog page on its social media website under a controversial fake news law http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-facebook/facebook-says-deeply-concerned-about-singapores-order-to-block-page-idUSKBN20D0AD2020-02-19
Besides visitors to the citystate Singapore Airlines also relies heavily on transit traffic NeutralSYDNEY Singapore Airlines Ltd will temporarily cut flights across its global network in the three months to May it said on Tuesday as a coronavirus epidemic hits demand for services to the Asian city state as well as through the key transit hub http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-singapore-air/singapore-airlines-to-cut-flights-as-coronavirus-epidemic-hits-demand-idUSKBN20C09L2020-02-18
Demand on flights to South Korea and Japan had been hit hardest after China Yong quoted Singapore Airlines management team as having told analysts at a results briefing on Monday NegativeSYDNEY Singapore Airlines Ltd will temporarily cut flights across its global network in the three months to May it said on Tuesday as a coronavirus epidemic hits demand for services to the Asian city state as well as through the key transit hub http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-singapore-air/singapore-airlines-to-cut-flights-as-coronavirus-epidemic-hits-demand-idUSKBN20C09L2020-02-18
Money Asia Singapore March Organizers of the fintech show which had 3000 attendees last year have postponed the event to Aug NegativeOver two dozen trade fairs and industry conferences in China and overseas have been postponed due to travel curbs and concerns about the spread of the coronavirus potentially disrupting deals worth billions of dollars http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-events-factbox/factbox-coronavirus-forces-delay-of-trade-fairs-and-conferences-idUSKBN20C0BZ2020-02-18
SINGAPORE Singapore construction firms are asking for advice about whether they have the option of invoking force majeure clauses in building contracts as the government turns away or quarantines Chinese labor to stop the spread of the coronavirus lawyers told Reuters NegativeSINGAPORE Singapore construction firms are asking for advice about whether they have the option of invoking force majeure clauses in building contracts as the government turns away or quarantines Chinese labor to stop the spread of the coronavirus lawyers told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-singapore-construction/singapore-builders-seek-force-majeure-advice-as-coronavirus-causes-labor-crunch-idUSKBN20C0EI2020-02-18
SYDNEY Singapore Airlines Ltd will temporarily cut flights across its global network in the three months to May it said on Tuesday as a coronavirus epidemic hits demand for services to the Asian city state as well as through the key transit hub NegativeSYDNEY Singapore Airlines Ltd will temporarily cut flights across its global network in the three months to May it said on Tuesday as a coronavirus epidemic hits demand for services to the Asian city state as well as through the key transit hub http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-singapore-air/singapore-airlines-to-cut-flights-as-coronavirus-epidemic-hits-demand-idUSKBN20C09L2020-02-18
Singapore Airlines and SilkAir will temporarily reduce services across our network due to weak demand as a result of the Covid19 the carrier said NegativeSYDNEY Singapore Airlines Ltd will temporarily cut flights across its global network in the three months to May it said on Tuesday as a coronavirus epidemic hits demand for services to the Asian city state as well as through the key transit hub http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-singapore-air/singapore-airlines-to-cut-flights-as-coronavirus-epidemic-hits-demand-idUSKBN20C09L2020-02-18
Singapores tally of 77 cases of the virus is one of the highest outside mainland China where more than 1800 people have been killed in the epidemic NegativeSYDNEY Singapore Airlines Ltd will temporarily cut flights across its global network in the three months to May it said on Tuesday as a coronavirus epidemic hits demand for services to the Asian city state as well as through the key transit hub http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-singapore-air/singapore-airlines-to-cut-flights-as-coronavirus-epidemic-hits-demand-idUSKBN20C09L2020-02-18
The Singapore Contractors Association did not respond to a request for comment NeutralSINGAPORE Singapore construction firms are asking for advice about whether they have the option of invoking force majeure clauses in building contracts as the government turns away or quarantines Chinese labor to stop the spread of the coronavirus lawyers told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-singapore-construction/singapore-builders-seek-force-majeure-advice-as-coronavirus-causes-labor-crunch-idUSKBN20C0EI2020-02-18
Tradedependent Singapore downgraded its 2020 economic growth forecast and has said recession is possible NegativeTRAVIS AIR FORCE BASE Calif http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health/hundreds-of-americans-flown-home-from-cruise-ship-14-with-coronavirus-idUSKBN20B0142020-02-18
BANGKOK Thailand said on Monday it had recorded one new case of the coronavirus and was increasing screening of visitors from Singapore and Japan entering the country in response to the widening outbreak NegativeBANGKOK Thailand said on Monday it had recorded one new case of the coronavirus and was increasing screening of visitors from Singapore and Japan entering the country in response to the widening outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-thailand/thailand-reports-new-coronavirus-case-to-increase-entry-screening-idUSKBN20B0BE2020-02-17
Japan and Singapore have two of the highest numbers of reported cases outside China NegativeBANGKOK Thailand said on Monday it had recorded one new case of the coronavirus and was increasing screening of visitors from Singapore and Japan entering the country in response to the widening outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-thailand/thailand-reports-new-coronavirus-case-to-increase-entry-screening-idUSKBN20B0BE2020-02-17
Oil remains acutely vulnerable to both excess supply and the economic coronavirusinduced slowdown in China and other parts of Jeffrey Halley a senior market analyst at OANDA in Singapore said NegativeSINGAPORE Oil prices were little changed on Monday as concerns of falling fuel demand caused by the economic fallout from the coronavirus outbreak in China was offset by expectations that output cuts from major producers will tighten crude supply http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-prices-steady-as-coronavirus-related-demand-concerns-weigh-idUSKBN20B03D2020-02-17
SHANGHAI Japan and Singapore appeared to be on the brink of recession on Monday as the coronavirus epidemic disrupted tourism and supply chains around the world and as China imposed tougher restrictions to try and stop the virus spreading further NegativeSHANGHAI Japan and Singapore appeared to be on the brink of recession on Monday as the coronavirus epidemic disrupted tourism and supply chains around the world and as China imposed tougher restrictions to try and stop the virus spreading further http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-china-health/coronavirus-cases-rise-as-recessions-loom-in-singapore-japan-idUSKBN20B0142020-02-17
Thai health authorities said they will expand virus screening to cover travelers from Japan and Singapore in addition to those from mainland China Hong Kong and Taiwan NegativeBANGKOK Thailand said on Monday it had recorded one new case of the coronavirus and was increasing screening of visitors from Singapore and Japan entering the country in response to the widening outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-thailand/thailand-reports-new-coronavirus-case-to-increase-entry-screening-idUSKBN20B0BE2020-02-17
Tradedependent Singapore downgraded its 2020 economic growth forecast due to the coronavirus while Chinas economy is also widely expected to take a sharp hit NeutralSYDNEY Asian shares reversed earlier losses on Monday and moved back toward a threeweek top as Chinese efforts to cushion the blow from a coronavirus outbreak cheered investors although Japanese stocks faltered amid growing recession risks http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-markets/asian-shares-hover-around-three-week-highs-on-chinese-support-measures-idUSKBN20B01Z2020-02-17
Travelers from Japan and Singapore that developed a fever or respiratory symptoms within 14 days of entering the country will be treated like travelers from Sukhum said NegativeBANGKOK Thailand said on Monday it had recorded one new case of the coronavirus and was increasing screening of visitors from Singapore and Japan entering the country in response to the widening outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-thailand/thailand-reports-new-coronavirus-case-to-increase-entry-screening-idUSKBN20B0BE2020-02-17
Worryingly Singapore downgraded its 2020 economic growth forecast due to the coronavirus outbreak while Chinas economy is also widely expected to take a sharp hit NegativeMSCI exJapan eases slightly Japans Nikkei stumbles http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-asian-shares-ease-off-3-week-highs-as-virus-fears-return-idUSL4N2AH0412020-02-17
Shell said on Friday it had sent some staff home from its main Singapore office after it identified an employee who had been in contact with a coronavirus case NegativeHere are latest developments around the coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-latest-factbox/latest-on-coronavirus-spreading-in-china-and-beyond-idUSKBN2090GW2020-02-16
If he is worried Embraers ebullient commercial aviation chief John Slattery was not giving anything away as he marketed the E195E2 at the Singapore show NegativeSINGAPORE Some of the worlds biggest aircraft buyers are urging the European Union to clear Boeings tieup with Embraer fearing Embraers commercial aviation business would struggle on its own now Airbus has swallowed its main competitor in regional jets http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-singapore-airshow-embraer-exclusive/exclusive-jet-buyers-back-boeing-embraer-deal-as-airbus-expands-reach-idUSKBN2081T62020-02-15
Back in Singapore authorities were battling to keep track of new cases of local transmissions many unlinked to previous cases NeutralAs lion dancers snaked between conference room tables laden with plastic bottles pens notebooks and laptops some staff from British gas analytics firm Servomex snapped photos of the performance meant to bring good luck and fortune http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-singapore-meeting/hunt-on-for-patient-zero-who-spread-coronavirus-globally-from-singapore-idUSKBN2071F52020-02-14
But the January sales meeting in a luxury Singapore hotel was far from auspicious PositiveAs lion dancers snaked between conference room tables laden with plastic bottles pens notebooks and laptops some staff from British gas analytics firm Servomex snapped photos of the performance meant to bring good luck and fortune http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-singapore-meeting/hunt-on-for-patient-zero-who-spread-coronavirus-globally-from-singapore-idUSKBN2071F52020-02-14
I remember it was a couple years of talking about Sonic and then it turned into the 7E7 and the Tinseth said at the Singapore Airshow PositiveSINGAPORE Years ago when Randy Tinseth was still running Boeings sales account for United Airlines the plane companys designers pulled him aside http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-singapore-airshow-boeing-tinseth/jet-market-oracle-tinseth-bows-out-with-boeing-at-crossroads-idUSKBN2071MR2020-02-14
Other cargoes are being diverted to South Korea Malaysia Singapore and other locales in China while storage tanks in Shandong province where Qingdao is located are filling swiftly sources said NegativeYORK The coronaviruss effect on energy markets is worsening as the sharp fall in demand in China the worlds largest importer of crude is stranding oil cargoes off the countrys coast and prompting shippers to seek out other Asian destinations http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-oil-storage/stranded-tankers-full-storage-tanks-coronavirus-leads-to-crude-glut-in-china-idUSKBN2072NR2020-02-14
Singapore health ministrys Kenneth Mak said the government will continue to try and identify the initial carrier until the outbreak ends but as days pass it will get harder NegativeAs lion dancers snaked between conference room tables laden with plastic bottles pens notebooks and laptops some staff from British gas analytics firm Servomex snapped photos of the performance meant to bring good luck and fortune http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-singapore-meeting/hunt-on-for-patient-zero-who-spread-coronavirus-globally-from-singapore-idUSKBN2071F52020-02-14
The WHO has opened an investigation into the Singapore incident but said its way too to tell if it is a superspreading event NegativeAs lion dancers snaked between conference room tables laden with plastic bottles pens notebooks and laptops some staff from British gas analytics firm Servomex snapped photos of the performance meant to bring good luck and fortune http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-singapore-meeting/hunt-on-for-patient-zero-who-spread-coronavirus-globally-from-singapore-idUSKBN2071F52020-02-14
Two supertankers Universal Winner and Aegean Dream carrying Brazilian crude originally heading for China have been diverted to the Singapore straits Refinitiv data showed NegativeYORK The coronaviruss effect on energy markets is worsening as the sharp fall in demand in China the worlds largest importer of crude is stranding oil cargoes off the countrys coast and prompting shippers to seek out other Asian destinations http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-oil-storage/stranded-tankers-full-storage-tanks-coronavirus-leads-to-crude-glut-in-china-idUSKBN2072NR2020-02-14
Wendel has teamed up with Singapores sovereign wealth fund GIC they added PositiveLONDON The private equity owner of one of Europes largest private education groups Galileo Global Education has put the business up for the sale in a deal worth about 2 http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-galileo-m-a-exclusive/exclusive-education-firm-galileo-up-for-sale-with-2-7-billion-price-tag-sources-idUSKBN20720P2020-02-14
The Formula 1 Chinese Grand Prix set for Shanghai on April 19 was postponed as was Singapores rugby sevens tournament scheduled for April 1112 a source said NegativeBEIJING The Chinese province at the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak reported a record rise in the death toll on Thursday under a new diagnostic method and Beijing sacked two top provincial officials after criticism of their handling of the crisis http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-china-health/coronavirus-death-toll-leaps-in-chinas-hubei-province-party-bosses-sacked-idUSKBN2070252020-02-13
The requests are mostly for flights departing from Hong Kong or China to destinations like Auckland Taipei Phnom Penh Singapore and Kuala Lumpur NeutralA drop in airline flights from China and Hong Kong due to the coronavirus is increasing demand for private jets as wealthy passengers try to get out executives say but travel bans and nervous crew have kept that from translating to more business http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-singapore-airshow-private-jets/interest-in-private-jets-surges-as-coronavirus-keeps-airlines-away-from-china-idUSKBN2070CF2020-02-13
European and U.S. buyers are also worried about traveling to said a Singaporebased banker NegativeHONG Bankers in Asia are bracing for a deal drought as efforts to limit the spread of the coronavirus epidemic have put key meetings and roadshows on hold http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-deals/bankers-in-asia-brace-for-a-virus-related-deal-drought-idUSKBN2050PW2020-02-12
Major banks in Hong Kong and Singapore have restricted travel to mainland China and are allowing staff to work from home while moving others to different office locations PositiveHONG Bankers in Asia are bracing for a deal drought as efforts to limit the spread of the coronavirus epidemic have put key meetings and roadshows on hold http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-deals/bankers-in-asia-brace-for-a-virus-related-deal-drought-idUSKBN2050PW2020-02-12
Previously Hyundai and Kia had made a number of transportationrelated investments including in Silicon Valley selfdriving startup Aurora and ride services startups Ola in India and Grab in Singapore PositiveKorean automaker Hyundai Motor Co broadened its future transportation portfolio with an agreement to jointly develop electric vehicles with California startup Canoo the companies said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-autos-hyundai-motor-electric/hyundai-signs-development-deal-with-another-electric-vehicle-startup-idUSKBN2052MI2020-02-12
That is going to see pressure as he told reporters at the Singapore Airshow referring to the U.S.China deal NegativeThat is going to see pressure as he told reporters at the Singapore Airshow referring to the U.S.China deal http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-singapore-airshow-boeing/boeing-sees-airline-profits-hit-stagnant-air-cargo-market-due-to-virus-idUSKBN2060A12020-02-12
The forecast includes a mix of new orders and conversions from other models Airbus Head of Marketing Francois Caudron told reporters at the Singapore Airshow NeutralThe forecast includes a mix of new orders and conversions from other models Airbus Head of Marketing Francois Caudron told reporters at the Singapore Airshow http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-singapore-airshow-airbus/airbus-confident-can-sell-more-than-1000-a321xlrs-over-10-years-idUSKBN2050QV2020-02-12
The spread of the coronavirus has created quite a panic in places like Hong Kong and Singapore which has increased their demand for Chookiat said Negative2020 export summary details comments from http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/thailand-rice-exports/update-1-thailand-forecast-to-export-7-5-mln-t-of-rice-in-2020-exporters-association-idUSL4N2AC17L2020-02-12
No I think it is way too early and much more of an exaggeration to consider the Singapore conference event a Ryan said NegativeAn advance team of World Health Organization medical experts arrived in China on Monday to help investigate the coronavirus outbreak WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-china-health-who/advance-team-of-who-experts-arrives-in-china-to-probe-coronavirus-idUSKBN2041S92020-02-11
SINGAPORE Singapore kicked off Asias largest aerospace event under heightened scrutiny on Tuesday as thousands of visitors shunned the Singapore Airshow over coronavirus fears while all eyes were on a sensitive flyoff between U.S. and Chinese fighters NegativeSINGAPORE Singapore kicked off Asias largest aerospace event under heightened scrutiny on Tuesday as thousands of visitors shunned the Singapore Airshow over coronavirus fears while all eyes were on a sensitive flyoff between U.S. and Chinese fighters http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-singapore-airshow/virus-fears-china-diplomacy-loom-over-singapore-airshow-idUSKBN2050GB2020-02-11
Singapore has a close military relationship with the United States training regularly with U.S. forces and permanently basing squadrons of its aircraft in America PositiveSINGAPORE Singapore kicked off Asias largest aerospace event under heightened scrutiny on Tuesday as thousands of visitors shunned the Singapore Airshow over coronavirus fears while all eyes were on a sensitive flyoff between U.S. and Chinese fighters http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-singapore-airshow/virus-fears-china-diplomacy-loom-over-singapore-airshow-idUSKBN2050GB2020-02-11
Singapore says currency has room to weaken as virus hits economy NegativeLONDON http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-global-markets-themes/take-five-chinas-virus-paralysis-idUSKBN2041512020-02-11
The Singapore dollar has lost in as many weeks NegativeDollar yen hold firm as safe havens http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-and-yen-supported-as-coronavirus-fears-weigh-on-mood-idUSL4N2AB0382020-02-11
The United States brings F35B to Singapore a month after it approved sale of 12 jets to the citystate PositiveSINGAPORE Singapore kicked off Asias largest aerospace event under heightened scrutiny on Tuesday as thousands of visitors shunned the Singapore Airshow over coronavirus fears while all eyes were on a sensitive flyoff between U.S. and Chinese fighters http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-singapore-airshow/virus-fears-china-diplomacy-loom-over-singapore-airshow-idUSKBN2050GB2020-02-11
There are about 40 confirmed cases in Singapore including 21 associated with import from China and 19 locally acquired with no history of travel he said NegativeAn advance team of World Health Organization medical experts arrived in China on Monday to help investigate the coronavirus outbreak WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-china-health-who/advance-team-of-who-experts-arrives-in-china-to-probe-coronavirus-idUSKBN2041S92020-02-11
A British man who contracted the new coronavirus while attending a conference in Singapore may have led to seven other people catching the disease when he stopped off at a chalet in a French mountain village on his way home health experts said on Sunday NegativeA British man who contracted the new coronavirus while attending a conference in Singapore may have led to seven other people catching the disease when he stopped off at a chalet in a French mountain village on his way home health experts said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-china-health-britain/briton-in-french-alps-may-have-spread-coronavirus-to-others-across-europe-idUSKBN20307R2020-02-10
A second evacuation flight is bringing back another 174 Singaporeans and their family members from Wuhan to the citystate on Feb NeutralA growing number of countries around the world are evacuating or planning to evacuate diplomatic staff and citizens from parts of China hit by the new coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-evacuation/factbox-countries-evacuating-nationals-from-china-coronavirus-areas-idUSKBN2040HU2020-02-10
Raab who is visiting Asia to seek free trade deals after Brexit said he also expected Singapore to be in the first wave of postBrexit trade deals PositiveSINGAPORE Britain takes U.S. concerns about its use of Huawei equipment seriously but is confident a trade deal with the United States will be among its first after leaving the European Union its foreign secretary said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-britain-usa-huawei-tech/britain-reasonably-confident-of-u-s-trade-deal-despite-huawei-concerns-idUSKBN2040B92020-02-10
SINGAPORE Asian airlines face cuts in their planned growth because of the coronavirus crisis an industry group warned adding gloom to an already depleted Singapore Airshow as more companies scaled back plans on Monday NegativeSINGAPORE Asian airlines face cuts in their planned growth because of the coronavirus crisis an industry group warned adding gloom to an already depleted Singapore Airshow as more companies scaled back plans on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-singapore-airshow/airlines-face-growth-warning-as-virus-curtails-singapore-airshow-idUSKBN2040HJ2020-02-10
Singapore raises alert level on China travel NegativeAsian shares fall after Fridays losses on Wall Street http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-asian-markets-fall-as-coronavirus-concerns-weigh-on-sentiment-idUSL4N2AA0582020-02-10
We are reasonably confident that we can do a free trade agreement in that first wave of postBrexit trade Raab added during a visit to Singapore PositiveSINGAPORE Britain takes U.S. concerns about its use of Huawei equipment seriously but is confident a trade deal with the United States will be among its first after leaving the European Union its foreign secretary said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-britain-usa-huawei-tech/britain-reasonably-confident-of-u-s-trade-deal-despite-huawei-concerns-idUSKBN2040B92020-02-10
A second evacuation flight bringing back Singaporeans and family members from Wuhan was expected to arrive on Sunday PositiveSINGAPORE Fear can do more harm than the spreading coronavirus Singapores prime minister said on Saturday a day after the citystate raised its alert level prompting residents to clear out supermarket shelves of rice noodles and toilet paper http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-china-health-singapore/fear-can-be-more-harmful-than-coronavirus-singapore-pm-says-after-run-on-shops-idUSKBN2020H12020-02-09
Among its recommended measures the Monetary Authority of Singapore said financial institutions should continue to maintain effective internal controls across their operations should split team arrangements be implemented NegativeSINGAPORE Singapores central bank on Sunday said it had advised financial institutions in the citystate to take additional measures and precautions after the government raised its coronavirus alert level http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-singapore-cenbank/singapore-issues-advisory-for-financial-sector-amid-higher-virus-alert-level-idUSKBN20302J2020-02-09
As of Saturday Singapore had 40 cases of the virus NegativeLES CONTAMINESMONTJOIE Five British nationals including a child have been diagnosed with the new coronavirus at a French mountain village and health officials said they were checking who else might have been exposed including at local schools http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-china-france/five-britons-contract-coronavirus-in-french-ski-resort-idUSKBN2020CT2020-02-09
Britain has included the citystate in a list of countries from which returning travelers who developed symptoms should selfisolate while Kuwait has asked its citizens not to travel to Singapore NegativeSINGAPORE Fear can do more harm than the spreading coronavirus Singapores prime minister said on Saturday a day after the citystate raised its alert level prompting residents to clear out supermarket shelves of rice noodles and toilet paper http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-china-health-singapore/fear-can-be-more-harmful-than-coronavirus-singapore-pm-says-after-run-on-shops-idUSKBN2020H12020-02-09
Its certainly not going to be a return to normal next said Julian EvansPritchard senior China economist at Capital Economics in Singapore NegativeBEIJING A 60yearold American has died of the new coronavirus the first confirmed nonChinese death of the illness U.S. officials said as millions of Chinese began returning home after a Lunar New Year break that was extended to try to contain the outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-china-health/american-dies-of-coronavirus-in-china-five-britons-infected-in-french-alps-idUSKBN20003J2020-02-09
National Association of Travel Agents Singapore travel fair 2020 Feb Moved to May because exhibitors were concerned about turnout at the fair PositiveOver two dozen large trade fairs and industry conferences in China and overseas have been postponed or hit by travel curbs and concerns about the spread of a coronavirus potentially disrupting billions of dollars worth of deals http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-china-health-events-factbox/coronavirus-hits-trade-fairs-conferences-idUSKBN2001CM2020-02-09
On Friday Singapore raised its coronavirus alert level and reported more cases not linked to previous infections or travel to China NegativeSINGAPORE Singapores central bank on Sunday said it had advised financial institutions in the citystate to take additional measures and precautions after the government raised its coronavirus alert level http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-singapore-cenbank/singapore-issues-advisory-for-financial-sector-amid-higher-virus-alert-level-idUSKBN20302J2020-02-09
SINGAPORE Fear can do more harm than the spreading coronavirus Singapores prime minister said on Saturday a day after the citystate raised its alert level prompting residents to clear out supermarket shelves of rice noodles and toilet paper NegativeSINGAPORE Fear can do more harm than the spreading coronavirus Singapores prime minister said on Saturday a day after the citystate raised its alert level prompting residents to clear out supermarket shelves of rice noodles and toilet paper http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-china-health-singapore/fear-can-be-more-harmful-than-coronavirus-singapore-pm-says-after-run-on-shops-idUSKBN2020H12020-02-09
SINGAPORE Feb 9 More than 70 trade exhibitors have pulled out of the Singapore Airshow amid concerns over the new coronavirus and the number of public tickets available will be less than half of those on offer in 2018 to limit attendance the shows organiser said on Sunday NegativeNumber of aircraft on static display reduced http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/singapore-airshow-china-health/update-1-over-70-singapore-airshow-exhibitors-have-pulled-out-public-tickets-limited-organiser-idUSL4N2A902E2020-02-09
SINGAPORE More than 70 trade exhibitors have pulled out of the Singapore Airshow amid concerns over the new coronavirus and the number of public tickets available will be less than half of those on offer in 2018 to limit attendance the shows organizer said on Sunday NegativeSINGAPORE More than 70 trade exhibitors have pulled out of the Singapore Airshow amid concerns over the new coronavirus and the number of public tickets available will be less than half of those on offer in 2018 to limit attendance the shows organizer said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-airshow-china-health/over-70-singapore-airshow-exhibitors-have-pulled-out-public-tickets-limited-organizer-idUSKBN20302L2020-02-09
SINGAPORE Singapores central bank on Sunday said it had advised financial institutions in the citystate to take additional measures and precautions after the government raised its coronavirus alert level NegativeSINGAPORE Singapores central bank on Sunday said it had advised financial institutions in the citystate to take additional measures and precautions after the government raised its coronavirus alert level http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-singapore-cenbank/singapore-issues-advisory-for-financial-sector-amid-higher-virus-alert-level-idUSKBN20302J2020-02-09
Singapore Airshow Feb The aviation leadership summit scheduled on the eve of the event was canceled NegativeOver two dozen large trade fairs and industry conferences in China and overseas have been postponed or hit by travel curbs and concerns about the spread of a coronavirus potentially disrupting billions of dollars worth of deals http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-china-health-events-factbox/coronavirus-hits-trade-fairs-conferences-idUSKBN2001CM2020-02-09
Singapore has confirmed 40 coronavirus cases details of empty spaces Singapore virus cases paragraphs NegativeNumber of aircraft on static display reduced http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/singapore-airshow-china-health/update-1-over-70-singapore-airshow-exhibitors-have-pulled-out-public-tickets-limited-organiser-idUSL4N2A902E2020-02-09
The Pentagon shrunk the size of its delegation traveling to the Singapore Airshow and U.S. defense firms Lockheed Martin Corp and Raytheon Co said they would not attend as the impact of the coronavirus has reduced participation in the event NegativeThe Pentagon shrunk the size of its delegation traveling to the Singapore Airshow and U.S. defense firms Lockheed Martin Corp and Raytheon Co said they would not attend as the impact of the coronavirus has reduced participation in the event http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-china-health-singapore-airshow-pentag/pentagon-official-lockheed-martin-pull-out-of-singapore-airshow-as-virus-alert-level-raised-idUSKBN2011Z92020-02-09
The five including a child had been lodged in the same chalet with a person who had been in Singapore Neutralparagraph nine to show that the head of the WHO team would leave on Monday or http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/china-health/corrected-wrapup-8-american-dies-of-coronavirus-in-china-five-britons-infected-in-french-alps-idUSL4N2A801T2020-02-09
The government also said it had organized a second evacuation flight for 174 Singaporeans and their family members in Wuhan NegativeChina raised the death toll from the coronavirus epidemic to 811 on Sunday passing the number killed globally by the SARS epidemic in and raising anxiety among people preparing to return to work after an extended Lunar New Year break http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-hubei/china-to-stagger-back-to-work-as-virus-deaths-surpass-sars-toll-idUSKBN2020SN2020-02-09
The small islandstate of Singapore has reported 40 cases of coronavirus putting it among the hardest hit countries along with Japan outside of China NegativeChina raised the death toll from the coronavirus epidemic to 811 on Sunday passing the number killed globally by the SARS epidemic in and raising anxiety among people preparing to return to work after an extended Lunar New Year break http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-hubei/china-to-stagger-back-to-work-as-virus-deaths-surpass-sars-toll-idUSKBN2020SN2020-02-09
U.S. Undersecretary of Defense Ellen Lord will no longer attend the Singapore Airshow due to extenuating Lieutenant Colonel Mike Andrews said in a statement NegativeThe Pentagon shrunk the size of its delegation traveling to the Singapore Airshow and U.S. defense firms Lockheed Martin Corp and Raytheon Co said they would not attend as the impact of the coronavirus has reduced participation in the event http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-china-health-singapore-airshow-pentag/pentagon-official-lockheed-martin-pull-out-of-singapore-airshow-as-virus-alert-level-raised-idUSKBN2011Z92020-02-09
The Aussie was on track for its first weekly gain this year whereas the Singapore dollar and Thai baht have been trampled in a rush out of from emerging market PositiveCoronavirus cases rise Asian European stocks slip http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-stutter-at-end-of-best-week-since-june-idUSL8N2A74AX2020-02-08
The Australian dollar was on track for its first weekly gain this year while the Singapore dollar and Thai baht have been trampled in a rush out of emerging markets Positivethroughout adds oil gold settlement http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-fall-on-fears-china-virus-to-slow-growth-gold-gains-idUSL1N2A717V2020-02-08
WASHINGTON The Pentagon shrunk the size of its delegation traveling to the Singapore Airshow and U.S. defense firms Lockheed Martin Corp and Raytheon Co said they would not attend as the impact of the coronavirus has reduced participation in the event NegativeWASHINGTON The Pentagon shrunk the size of its delegation traveling to the Singapore Airshow and U.S. defense firms Lockheed Martin Corp and Raytheon Co said they would not attend as the impact of the coronavirus has reduced participation in the event http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-china-health-singapore-airshow-pentag/pentagon-official-lockheed-martin-pull-out-of-singapore-airshow-idUSKBN2011Z92020-02-08
WASHINGTON U.S. weapons maker Lockheed Martin Corp said on Friday it will not participate in next weeks Singapore Airshow over coronavirus concerns NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. weapons maker Lockheed Martin Corp said on Friday it will not participate in next weeks Singapore Airshow over coronavirus concerns http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-china-health-singapore-airshow-lockhe/lockheed-martin-drops-out-of-singapore-airshow-over-coronavirus-concerns-idUSKBN2012RN2020-02-08
Association of Travel Agents Singapore travel fair 2020 Feb Moved to May because exhibitors were concerned about turnout at the fair PositiveOver two dozen large trade fairs and industry conferences in China and overseas have been postponed due to travel curbs and concerns about the spread of a coronavirus potentially disrupting billions of dollars worth of deals http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-china-health-events-factbox/coronavirus-forces-delay-of-trade-fairs-conferences-idUSKBN2001CM2020-02-07
In Singapore Food Hotel Asias trade show which attracted more than 80000 people in 2018 has postponed the first of two events it had planned in the citystate this year PositiveMore than two dozen large trade fairs and industry conferences in Asia have been postponed because of the spread of the China coronavirus shuttering events where billions of dollars worth of deals have been signed in the past http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-china-health-events/dozens-of-asia-trade-fairs-conferences-postponed-amid-coronavirus-fears-idUSKBN2001C32020-02-07
All the overseas attendees have left Singapore the ministry added NeutralSINGAPORE At least three employees of a multinational company that held a meeting of more than 100 international staff in Singapore have contracted the new coronavirus sparking a World Health Organization investigation of the case http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-china-health-singapore-summit/who-investigates-singapore-conference-linked-to-foreign-virus-spread-idUSKBN2000C72020-02-06
Chinas air force will participate in the upcoming Singapore Airshow the Chinese defense ministry and event organizers said on Wednesday as concerns over the spread of a coronavirus overshadow Asias biggest aerospace and defense event NegativeChinas air force will participate in the upcoming Singapore Airshow the Chinese defense ministry and event organizers said on Wednesday as concerns over the spread of a coronavirus overshadow Asias biggest aerospace and defense event http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-china-health-airforce/china-air-force-cleared-for-singapore-airshow-amid-virus-concerns-idUSKBN1ZZ1LE2020-02-06
Malaysian health authorities first revealed the link to the Singapore business meeting when they confirmed the case of a 41yearold Malaysian who had attended it along with colleagues from China NegativeSINGAPORE At least three employees of a multinational company that held a meeting of more than 100 international staff in Singapore have contracted the new coronavirus sparking a World Health Organization investigation of the case http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-china-health-singapore-summit/who-investigates-singapore-conference-linked-to-foreign-virus-spread-idUSKBN2000C72020-02-06
Of the 15 Singapore attendees four have been referred to its National Centre for Infectious Diseases Singapores health ministry said NegativeSINGAPORE At least three employees of a multinational company that held a meeting of more than 100 international staff in Singapore have contracted the new coronavirus sparking a World Health Organization investigation of the case http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-china-health-singapore-summit/who-investigates-singapore-conference-linked-to-foreign-virus-spread-idUSKBN2000C72020-02-06
SINGAPORE At least three employees of a multinational company that held a meeting of more than 100 international staff in Singapore have contracted the new coronavirus sparking a World Health Organization investigation of the case NegativeSINGAPORE At least three employees of a multinational company that held a meeting of more than 100 international staff in Singapore have contracted the new coronavirus sparking a World Health Organization investigation of the case http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-china-health-singapore-summit/who-investigates-singapore-conference-linked-to-foreign-virus-spread-idUSKBN2000C72020-02-06
Singapore has reported 28 cases of the coronavirus including some involving persontoperson transmission NegativeSINGAPORE At least three employees of a multinational company that held a meeting of more than 100 international staff in Singapore have contracted the new coronavirus sparking a World Health Organization investigation of the case http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-china-health-singapore-summit/who-investigates-singapore-conference-linked-to-foreign-virus-spread-idUSKBN2000C72020-02-06
The company in September that a trader at PetroDiamond Singapore had lost million through unauthorized transactions in crude oil derivatives and said in November that it would shut the business NegativeTOKYO Japans Mitsubishi Corp http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-mitsubishi-results/trading-house-mitsubishi-voices-concern-over-coronavirus-impact-idUSKBN1ZZ0KR2020-02-06
Fortunately we now have POFMA to deal with these fake said Lawrence Wong one of the ministers heading a Singapore government task force to halt the spread of the virus NegativeDeluged by misinformation about the new coronavirus on social media some Asian governments are fighting back with arrests fines and fake news laws something free speech advocates fear will entrench measures that can also silence dissent http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-fakenews/coronavirus-sends-asias-social-media-censors-into-overdrive-idUSKBN1ZY1AC2020-02-05
In Singapore some said the government was using its new fake news law responsibly NegativeDeluged by misinformation about the new coronavirus on social media some Asian governments are fighting back with arrests fines and fake news laws something free speech advocates fear will entrench measures that can also silence dissent http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-fakenews/coronavirus-sends-asias-social-media-censors-into-overdrive-idUSKBN1ZY1AC2020-02-05
SINGAPORE Feb 5 Singapores central bank said its exchange ratebased monetary policy stance remains unchanged and added that it has room to ease if needed amid the weakening economic conditions due to the outbreak of the coronavirus in China NegativeSINGAPORE Feb 5 Singapores central bank said its exchange ratebased monetary policy stance remains unchanged and added that it has room to ease if needed amid the weakening economic conditions due to the outbreak of the coronavirus in China http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/singapore-cenbank/singapore-central-bank-says-policy-stance-remains-unchanged-idUSL4N2A50O42020-02-05
10 Singapore Airshow Aviation Leadership Summit had been abandoned NeutralA meeting of international aviation officials due to be held in Singapore on the eve of Asias largest annual aerospace event has been canceled because of coronavirus fears participants said raising doubts that the broader event will go ahead http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-china-health-singapore-airshow/major-summit-on-eve-of-singapore-airshow-canceled-on-coronavirus-fears-idUSKBN1ZX08L2020-02-04
A meeting of international aviation officials due to be held in Singapore on the eve of Asias largest annual aerospace event has been canceled because of coronavirus fears participants said raising doubts that the broader event will go ahead NegativeA meeting of international aviation officials due to be held in Singapore on the eve of Asias largest annual aerospace event has been canceled because of coronavirus fears participants said raising doubts that the broader event will go ahead http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-china-health-singapore-airshow/major-summit-on-eve-of-singapore-airshow-canceled-on-coronavirus-fears-idUSKBN1ZX08L2020-02-04
SINGAPORE Feb 4 The Singapore Airshow Asias biggest gathering of aerospace and defence industry executives will go ahead as planned but a meeting of international aviation officials has been cancelled organisers said in a statement on Tuesday PositiveSINGAPORE Feb 4 The Singapore Airshow Asias biggest gathering of aerospace and defence industry executives will go ahead as planned but a meeting of international aviation officials has been cancelled organisers said in a statement on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/singapore-airshow/singapore-airshow-to-go-ahead-despite-virus-worries-idUSL4N2A00332020-02-04
Singapore has denied entry to all Chinese visitors and foreigners with a recent history of travel to China where the virus originated NegativeA meeting of international aviation officials due to be held in Singapore on the eve of Asias largest annual aerospace event has been canceled because of coronavirus fears participants said raising doubts that the broader event will go ahead http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-china-health-singapore-airshow/major-summit-on-eve-of-singapore-airshow-canceled-on-coronavirus-fears-idUSKBN1ZX08L2020-02-04
The FAA said Dickson who had been scheduled to speak at the conference still plans to go to Singapore as of now PositiveA meeting of international aviation officials due to be held in Singapore on the eve of Asias largest annual aerospace event has been canceled because of coronavirus fears participants said raising doubts that the broader event will go ahead http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-china-health-singapore-airshow/major-summit-on-eve-of-singapore-airshow-canceled-on-coronavirus-fears-idUSKBN1ZX08L2020-02-04
The news adds to a series of pullouts by companies from the main Singapore Airshow which is scheduled to begin on Feb NeutralA meeting of international aviation officials due to be held in Singapore on the eve of Asias largest annual aerospace event has been canceled because of coronavirus fears participants said raising doubts that the broader event will go ahead http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-china-health-singapore-airshow/major-summit-on-eve-of-singapore-airshow-canceled-on-coronavirus-fears-idUSKBN1ZX08L2020-02-04
What the Chinese financial markets did yesterday was a catchup said Christy Tan head of markets strategy for Asia at National Australia Bank in Singapore NeutralHONG KONG Chinas currency and stock markets steadied in choppy trade on Tuesday after anxiety over the spreading coronavirus the previous session hit the yuan and erased some billion in market value from Shanghais benchmark index http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-markets/chinese-markets-yuan-claw-back-some-lost-ground-after-virus-led-wipeout-idUSKBN1ZY07Y2020-02-04
Countries including Russia Australia Canada France Germany Indonesia Italy Japan Singapore South Korea and the United States are working to evacuate citizens from Wuhan or have already started doing so NegativeThe death toll from the new coronavirus in Chinas Hubei province rose by 56 to 350 on Monday Chinese state television reported citing official figures after the Philippines on Sunday reported the first death outside China http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-latest/factbox-latest-on-the-coronavirus-spreading-in-china-and-beyond-idUSKBN1ZX0542020-02-03
Overseas Australia Singapore and the United States are among countries to have ramped up border controls banning entry by foreign nationals who have recently visited China Negativenear decade all eyes on Shanghai reopening markets http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-yuan-aussie-on-tenterhooks-ahead-of-china-market-re-opening-idUSL4N2A301A2020-02-03
Singapore a Southeast Asian tourism hub where Chinese nationals make up the largest share of visitors was among the worst hit outside of China during the SARS outbreak NegativeSome aerospace companies including business jet manufacturers Textron Inc and General Dynamics Corps Gulfstream division said they no longer planned to attend the Singapore Airshow due to the new coronavirus epidemic http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-singapore-airshow/some-exhibitors-drop-out-of-singapore-airshow-due-to-coronavirus-idUSKBN1ZX08L2020-02-03
Some aerospace companies including business jet manufacturers Textron Inc and General Dynamics Corps Gulfstream division said they no longer planned to attend the Singapore Airshow due to the new coronavirus epidemic NegativeSome aerospace companies including business jet manufacturers Textron Inc and General Dynamics Corps Gulfstream division said they no longer planned to attend the Singapore Airshow due to the new coronavirus epidemic http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-singapore-airshow/some-exhibitors-drop-out-of-singapore-airshow-due-to-coronavirus-idUSKBN1ZX08L2020-02-03
The United States Australia Singapore New Zealand and Vietnam are among countries that have denied entry to foreign nationals who have recently been in China NegativeThe death toll from the new coronavirus in Chinas Hubei province rose by 56 to 350 on Monday Chinese state television reported citing official figures after the Philippines on Sunday reported the first death outside China http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-latest/factbox-latest-on-the-coronavirus-spreading-in-china-and-beyond-idUSKBN1ZX0542020-02-03
The southeast Asian citystate of Singapore has also asked for a price quote for 1 million face masks and 1 million bottles of hand sanitizer Drake added NeutralBEIJING U.S. manufacturer Decon7 Systems is stepping up production of a powerful disinfectant at six facilities from three to fill surging demand from hospitals in China grappling with a virus epidemic the firms founder Joe Drake told Reuters on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-disinfectants/u-s-disinfectant-maker-boosts-output-as-china-hospitals-battle-virus-idUSKBN1ZX0J92020-02-03
But Singapore and the United States announced measures on Friday to ban foreign nationals who have recently been in China from entering their territories NegativeSHANGHAI China faced mounting isolation in the face of increasing international travel curbs and flight suspensions on Saturday as the death toll from a spreading coronavirus outbreak rose to 259 http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health/china-facing-global-isolation-as-virus-toll-rises-idUSKBN1ZV38I2020-02-02
LUMPUR Do not wear a mask if you are read a warning plastered across the front of Singapores main newspaper on Friday as authorities around the world sought to calm panic buying of masks seen as a guard against the fastspreading coronavirus NegativeLUMPUR Do not wear a mask if you are read a warning plastered across the front of Singapores main newspaper on Friday as authorities around the world sought to calm panic buying of masks seen as a guard against the fastspreading coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-china-health-masks-safety/to-mask-or-not-to-mask-confusion-spreads-over-coronavirus-protection-idUSKBN1ZU0PH2020-02-01
Singapore airline Scoot said it was suspending all flights between Singapore and China from Feb NegativeAirlines are suspending flights to China in the wake of the new coronavirus outbreak which as of Friday had killed more than 200 people and infected nearly 10000 people http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-health-airlines-factbox/factbox-airlines-suspend-china-flights-because-of-coronavirus-outbreak-idUSKBN1ZU1312020-02-01
The decision was made after Singapore and the United States on Friday announced toughened measures to enter their countries for people who had recently traveled through mainland China Qantas added PositiveHONG KONG Qantas Airways and Air New Zealand said on Saturday they were suspending direct flights from their countries to mainland China in response to travel restrictions imposed in the wake of the coronavirus crisis http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-qantas/qantas-and-air-nz-suspend-china-flights-due-to-coronavirus-curbs-idUSKBN1ZV3CN2020-02-01
Korean Air Lines Co Ltd and Singapore Airlines are sending additional crew to fly each plane straight back avoiding overnight stays NeutralPilots and flight attendants are demanding airlines stop flights to China as health officials declare a global emergency over the rapidly spreading coronavirus with American Airlines pilots filing a lawsuit seeking an immediate halt http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-health-airlines/pilots-flight-attendants-demand-flights-to-china-stop-as-virus-fear-mounts-worldwide-idUSKBN1ZT33W2020-01-31
SYDNEY Singapore Airlines Ltd said on Friday it would reduce capacity on some of its routes to mainland China in February due to the growing scale of the coronavirus epidemic NegativeSYDNEY Singapore Airlines Ltd said on Friday it would reduce capacity on some of its routes to mainland China in February due to the growing scale of the coronavirus epidemic http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-china-health-singapore-air/singapore-airlines-to-reduce-capacity-to-mainland-china-in-february-due-to-virus-idUSKBN1ZT37D2020-01-31
In Singapore some consumers said they would give labgrown meat a shot NegativeSINGAPORE Shiok Meats a Singaporebased startup whose name means very good in local slang aims to become the first company in the world to bring shrimp grown in a laboratory to diners plates http://www.reuters.com/news/sciencehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-food-tech-labmeat-shrimp/singapores-shiok-meats-hopes-to-hook-diners-with-lab-grown-shrimp-idUSKBN1ZR12N2020-01-30
SINGAPORE Shiok Meats a Singaporebased startup whose name means very good in local slang aims to become the first company in the world to bring shrimp grown in a laboratory to diners plates PositiveSINGAPORE Shiok Meats a Singaporebased startup whose name means very good in local slang aims to become the first company in the world to bring shrimp grown in a laboratory to diners plates http://www.reuters.com/news/sciencehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-food-tech-labmeat-shrimp/singapores-shiok-meats-hopes-to-hook-diners-with-lab-grown-shrimp-idUSKBN1ZR12N2020-01-30
The news flow in the past couple of hours has been quite said Prashant Newnaha a Singaporebased strategist at TD Securities NeutralAsian stocks and currencies tumbled further on Thursday as the rising death toll from a virus spreading from China led airlines to cut flights and stores to close increasing pressure on the worlds secondlargest economy as fears of a pandemic grow http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/fears-of-pandemic-send-stocks-lower-safe-havens-in-demand-idUSKBN1ZT0532020-01-30
including Australia Canada France Germany Indonesia Italy Japan Singapore South Korea and the United States are working to evacuate citizens from Wuhan or have already started NegativeA coronavirus outbreak that began in Wuhan the capital of Chinas central province of Hubei has killed 170 people in the country and infected more than 7800 globally most of them in China http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-latest-factbox/factbox-latest-on-the-coronavirus-spreading-in-china-and-beyond-idUSKBN1ZT0C42020-01-30
Chinese stock futures in Singapore rebounded from two days of losses to rise 1 NeutralTOKYO Asian shares fell on Wednesday as a spike in new Chinese virus cases sent Hong Kong stocks tumbling and added to worries about the economic impact of the outbreak http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/hong-kong-stocks-pull-asian-shares-lower-but-futures-offer-hope-idUSKBN1ZS04P2020-01-29
Nearly 60 cases have been reported in 15 other countries including the United States France and Singapore NegativeBEIJING The United States and Japan flew citizens out of the Chinese city at the epicentre of a new virus outbreak on Wednesday as the death toll rose sharply to 132 and the first case appeared in the Middle East http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-china-health-hubei-cases/china-virus-toll-passes-130-japan-evacuates-citizens-idUSKBN1ZR2VG2020-01-29
SINGAPORE Jan 29 PetroChinas Singapore bunkering unit moved up a notch to be the top marine fuel supplier in the worlds biggest ship refuelling hub in 2019 official data showed as the overall number of suppliers fell for a sixth year in a row PositiveSINGAPORE Jan 29 PetroChinas Singapore bunkering unit moved up a notch to be the top marine fuel supplier in the worlds biggest ship refuelling hub in 2019 official data showed as the overall number of suppliers fell for a sixth year in a row http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/singapore-bunker/petrochina-tops-singapores-shrinking-list-of-2019-marine-fuel-suppliers-idUSL4N29X1KR2020-01-29
Major markets in Asia including China Hong Kong Taiwan South Korea Singapore and Australia were closed on Monday NeutralNEW YORK Stocks markets tumbled worldwide on Monday as investor worries about the potential economic impact of the coronavirus drove up prices of safehaven assets such as the Japanese yen and government debt http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-global-markets/global-stocks-slide-to-two-week-low-on-china-virus-fears-safe-havens-gain-idUSKBN1ZQ0092020-01-28
Thailand has reported five Australia has reported Singapore France Japan Taiwan and Malaysia Vietnam South Korea and the United States two and Nepal one NegativeThe coronavirus outbreak that began in the central Chinese city of Wuhan has killed 42 people in China and infected more than 1300 globally most of them in China http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-virus-factbox/factbox-latest-on-the-coronavirus-spreading-in-china-and-beyond-idUSKBN1ZO0AV2020-01-26
The infected individuals were a 65yearold woman who is the wife of the man with the virus in Singapore and their two grandsons aged 11 and 2 Dzulkefly said NegativeKUALA LUMPUR Malaysia reported a fourth case of coronavirus infection late Saturday just hours after it announced its first confirmed cases http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-malaysia/malaysia-confirms-fourth-case-of-coronavirus-infection-idUSKBN1ZO0652020-01-26
The three were related to a 66yearold man confirmed by Singapore to have tested positive for the virus NegativeKUALA LUMPUR Malaysia reported a fourth case of coronavirus infection late Saturday just hours after it announced its first confirmed cases http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-malaysia/malaysia-confirms-fourth-case-of-coronavirus-infection-idUSKBN1ZO0652020-01-26
The virus has also been detected in Thailand Vietnam Singapore Japan South Korea Taiwan Nepal and the United States NegativeBEIJING President Xi Jinping said China was facing a grave as the death toll from the coronavirus outbreak jumped to 42 overshadowing celebrations of the Lunar New Year that began on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-china-health/xi-says-china-faces-grave-situation-as-virus-death-toll-hits-42-idUSKBN1ZO0052020-01-26
He gave direction asking them to publish a correction failing which can take action against them which includes ultimately being charged in Singapores said the groups lawyer Gurdial Singh Nijar NegativeKUALA LUMPUR A Malaysian rights group filed a suit in a domestic court against a Singapore minister on Friday seeking to challenge his order to attach a correction to an article on its blog that accused the citystate of illegal execution practices http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-execution-malaysia/malaysian-rights-group-sues-singapore-minister-over-fake-news-directive-idUSKBN1ZN0RQ2020-01-25
In a statement on Thursday Singapores communication and information ministry said it had blocked access to the rights groups website after it refused to comply with the directive NegativeKUALA LUMPUR A Malaysian rights group filed a suit in a domestic court against a Singapore minister on Friday seeking to challenge his order to attach a correction to an article on its blog that accused the citystate of illegal execution practices http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-execution-malaysia/malaysian-rights-group-sues-singapore-minister-over-fake-news-directive-idUSKBN1ZN0RQ2020-01-25
It said the report was based on information from an unidentified prison officer in Singapore NegativeKUALA LUMPUR A Malaysian rights group filed a suit in a domestic court against a Singapore minister on Friday seeking to challenge his order to attach a correction to an article on its blog that accused the citystate of illegal execution practices http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-execution-malaysia/malaysian-rights-group-sues-singapore-minister-over-fake-news-directive-idUSKBN1ZN0RQ2020-01-25
KUALA LUMPUR A Malaysian rights group filed a suit in a domestic court against a Singapore minister on Friday seeking to challenge his order to attach a correction to an article on its blog that accused the citystate of illegal execution practices NegativeKUALA LUMPUR A Malaysian rights group filed a suit in a domestic court against a Singapore minister on Friday seeking to challenge his order to attach a correction to an article on its blog that accused the citystate of illegal execution practices http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-execution-malaysia/malaysian-rights-group-sues-singapore-minister-over-fake-news-directive-idUSKBN1ZN0RQ2020-01-25
Last week the group Lawyers for Liberty said Singapore prison officers were allegedly instructed to snap prisoners necks by kicking them in the event of a rope breaking during hangings NegativeKUALA LUMPUR A Malaysian rights group filed a suit in a domestic court against a Singapore minister on Friday seeking to challenge his order to attach a correction to an article on its blog that accused the citystate of illegal execution practices http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-execution-malaysia/malaysian-rights-group-sues-singapore-minister-over-fake-news-directive-idUSKBN1ZN0RQ2020-01-25
Singapores home affairs ministry did not immediately respond to a request for comment NeutralKUALA LUMPUR A Malaysian rights group filed a suit in a domestic court against a Singapore minister on Friday seeking to challenge his order to attach a correction to an article on its blog that accused the citystate of illegal execution practices http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-execution-malaysia/malaysian-rights-group-sues-singapore-minister-over-fake-news-directive-idUSKBN1ZN0RQ2020-01-25
Thailand has reported five cases Singapore France and Taiwan three Japan Vietnam South Korea and the United States two apiece and Nepal one NegativeAn outbreak of a new coronavirus that began in the central Chinese city of Wuhan has killed 41 people and infected more than 1300 globally http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-virus-factbox/factbox-the-latest-on-the-coronavirus-spreading-in-china-and-beyond-idUSKBN1ZO00Y2020-01-25
The infected individuals were a 65yearold woman who is the wife of the man detected with the virus in Singapore and their two grandsons aged 11 and 2 Dzulkefly said NegativeKUALA LUMPUR Malaysia on Saturday said it had confirmed three cases of coronavirus infection the first in the Southeast Asian country http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-malaysia/malaysia-confirms-first-cases-of-coronavirus-infection-idUSKBN1ZO0652020-01-25
The other countries that signed up on Friday are Australia Brazil Chile China Colombia Costa Rica Guatemala South Korea Mexico New Zealand Panama Singapore Switzerland and Uruguay PositiveThe European Union China and 15 other World Trade Organization members agreed on Friday to create a temporary mechanism to settle trade disputes after U.S. action rendered the WTO incapable last month of acting as the umpire of global trade http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-trade-wto/eu-china-and-15-others-agree-temporary-fix-to-wto-crisis-idUSKBN1ZN0WM2020-01-25
The virus has also been detected in Thailand Vietnam Singapore Japan South Korea Taiwan Nepal Malaysia France the United States and Australia NegativeBEIJING The death toll from Chinas coronavirus outbreak jumped on Saturday to 41 from 26 a day earlier as the Lunar New Year got off to a gloomy start with authorities curbing travel and cancelling public gatherings http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-china-health/china-virus-death-toll-rises-to-41-more-than-1300-infected-worldwide-idUSKBN1ZO0052020-01-25
Nonfatal cases have also been detected in Thailand Vietnam Singapore Japan South Korea Taiwan and the United States prompting several airlines to suspend flights to and from Wuhan NegativeWUHAN China China stepped up measures to contain a virus which has killed 25 people and infected more than 800 with public transport suspensions in 10 cities temples shutting and the rapid construction of a new hospital to treat those infected http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-china-health/china-shuts-down-transport-temples-as-virus-death-toll-rises-to-25-idUSKBN1ZM0872020-01-24
SINGAPORE Schools in Singapore asked parents to declare overseas holiday plans as authorities screened travelers at air land and sea checkpoints on Friday to combat the spread of a deadly flu virus that has revived memories of the SARS pandemic in 2003 NegativeSINGAPORE Schools in Singapore asked parents to declare overseas holiday plans as authorities screened travelers at air land and sea checkpoints on Friday to combat the spread of a deadly flu virus that has revived memories of the SARS pandemic in 2003 http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-singapore/singapore-ramps-up-virus-fight-reviving-memories-of-sars-pandemic-idUSKBN1ZN05M2020-01-24
SINGAPORE Singapores prime minister said on Friday that the citystate was well prepared to tackle the Wuhan flu virus adding that it did not appear to be as deadly as the 2003 Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome pandemic NegativeSINGAPORE Singapores prime minister said on Friday that the citystate was well prepared to tackle the Wuhan flu virus adding that it did not appear to be as deadly as the 2003 Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-singapore-pm/wuhan-virus-does-not-appear-to-be-as-deadly-as-sars-singapore-pm-says-idUSKBN1ZN0962020-01-24
Schools in Singapore have sent parents emails asking where their children will be traveling for holidays over the long Lunar New Year weekend PositiveSINGAPORE Schools in Singapore asked parents to declare overseas holiday plans as authorities screened travelers at air land and sea checkpoints on Friday to combat the spread of a deadly flu virus that has revived memories of the SARS pandemic in 2003 http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-singapore/singapore-ramps-up-virus-fight-reviving-memories-of-sars-pandemic-idUSKBN1ZN05M2020-01-24
Staff at Singapores National University Hospital were handing out face masks and taking the temperature of arriving visitors when Reuters visited early on Friday PositiveSINGAPORE Schools in Singapore asked parents to declare overseas holiday plans as authorities screened travelers at air land and sea checkpoints on Friday to combat the spread of a deadly flu virus that has revived memories of the SARS pandemic in 2003 http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-singapore/singapore-ramps-up-virus-fight-reviving-memories-of-sars-pandemic-idUSKBN1ZN05M2020-01-24
This time round Singapores first reported sufferer was a 66yearold staying with his family at the ShangriLas glitzy Rasa Sentosa Resort Spa on a beach strip dotted with tourist attractions PositiveSINGAPORE Schools in Singapore asked parents to declare overseas holiday plans as authorities screened travelers at air land and sea checkpoints on Friday to combat the spread of a deadly flu virus that has revived memories of the SARS pandemic in 2003 http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-singapore/singapore-ramps-up-virus-fight-reviving-memories-of-sars-pandemic-idUSKBN1ZN05M2020-01-24
Asked by one student whether Russia should consider setting up some kind of transitional institution as happened in Singapore Putin said this was not appropriate for his country NeutralMOSCOW Russia must remain a strong presidential republic President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday when asked about a possible transitional period once he steps down in 2024 http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-putin-future/putin-says-russia-has-to-be-strong-presidential-republic-idUSKBN1ZL2DM2020-01-23
But the hope is that theyll understand the importance of having a conversation and talking about these things as we agreed in the original Singapore the official said PositiveWASHINGTON China has failed to send home North Korean workers by a December deadline in violation of United Nations sanctions a senior U.S. official said on Wednesday adding that this was why Washington blacklisted two entities involved in Pyongyangs labor export http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-usa-china-sanctions/china-fails-to-repatriate-north-korea-workers-despite-u-n-sanctions-u-s-official-idUSKBN1ZL34H2020-01-23
Lee Kuan Yew the founding father of modern Singapore was named the Minister Mentor an advisory position after his retirement from active politics to help provide stability PositiveMOSCOW Russia must remain a strong presidential republic President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday when asked about a possible transitional period once he steps down in 2024 http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-putin-future/putin-says-russia-has-to-be-strong-presidential-republic-idUSKBN1ZL2DM2020-01-23
SINGAPORE Singapore Airlines budget carrier Scoot said on Thursday it had suspended its daily flights to Chinas Wuhan after authorities locked down the city at the center of a fastspreading virus outbreak NegativeSINGAPORE Singapore Airlines budget carrier Scoot said on Thursday it had suspended its daily flights to Chinas Wuhan after authorities locked down the city at the center of a fastspreading virus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-singapore/singapores-scoot-cancels-flight-to-chinas-wuhan-over-virus-outbreak-idUSKBN1ZM0GN2020-01-23
flight to Wuhan had earlier appeared as canceled on the website of Singapores Changi airport NegativeSINGAPORE Singapore Airlines budget carrier Scoot said on Thursday it had suspended its daily flights to Chinas Wuhan after authorities locked down the city at the center of a fastspreading virus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-singapore/singapores-scoot-cancels-flight-to-chinas-wuhan-over-virus-outbreak-idUSKBN1ZM0GN2020-01-23
CapitaLand Mall holds a portfolio of shopping centers in Singapore while CapitaLand Commercial is the citystates largest office landlord NeutralCapitaLand Mall will acquire CapitaLand Commercial units for http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-capitaland-m-a/two-capitaland-reits-to-merge-in-6-billion-deal-idUSKBN1ZL0272020-01-22
SINGAPORE Jan 22 Singapore authorities on Wednesday started screening all passengers arriving on flights from China as the citystate stepped up measures to combat transmission of the fastspreading flulike coronavirus NegativeSINGAPORE Jan 22 Singapore authorities on Wednesday started screening all passengers arriving on flights from China as the citystate stepped up measures to combat transmission of the fastspreading flulike coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/china-health-singapore/singapore-extends-coronavirus-screening-to-all-inbound-china-flights-idUSL8N29R0NR2020-01-22
SINGAPORE Singapore authorities on Wednesday started screening all passengers arriving on flights from China as the citystate stepped up measures to combat transmission of the fastspreading flulike coronavirus NegativeSINGAPORE Singapore authorities on Wednesday started screening all passengers arriving on flights from China as the citystate stepped up measures to combat transmission of the fastspreading flulike coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-singapore/singapore-extends-coronavirus-screening-to-all-inbound-china-flights-idUSKBN1ZL0KP2020-01-22
SINGAPORE Singapore rebutted a report on Wednesday alleging illegal execution practices in the citystate and ordered Yahoo and others to attach fake news notices on posts and articles that shared the allegations NegativeSINGAPORE Singapore rebutted a report on Wednesday alleging illegal execution practices in the citystate and ordered Yahoo and others to attach fake news notices on posts and articles that shared the allegations http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-execution/singapore-rebuts-illegal-hanging-report-serves-fake-news-notices-idUSKBN1ZL0I32020-01-22
Singapores communications minister has said it was a coincidence that the first few cases brought under the law were against political figures and parties NeutralSINGAPORE Singapore rebutted a report on Wednesday alleging illegal execution practices in the citystate and ordered Yahoo and others to attach fake news notices on posts and articles that shared the allegations http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-execution/singapore-rebuts-illegal-hanging-report-serves-fake-news-notices-idUSKBN1ZL0I32020-01-22
The EUVietnam agreement is the European Unions second deal with a member of the Association of Southeast Asian nations after Singapore and one of few with a developing country PositiveBRUSSELS EU lawmakers gave initial backing on Tuesday for a free trade agreement struck with Vietnam the blocs most comprehensive such pact with a developing country and a sign that Europe has an appetite for a more expansive trade policy http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-eu-vietnam-trade/eu-lawmakers-give-initial-backing-to-vietnam-trade-deal-idUSKBN1ZK0V32020-01-22
While details on the coronavirus are scant we reckon that the SARS period could offer some clues as to how markets could pan said analysts at Singapores DBS Bank NegativeSINGAPORE Asian stock markets recovered ground on Wednesday as Chinas response to a virus outbreak tempered some fears of a global pandemic although Shanghai shares initially slipped amid worries about a hit to domestic demand and tourism http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-markets/asian-stocks-bounce-as-investors-welcome-china-virus-response-idUSKBN1ZL02L2020-01-22
there are properties everywhere in Portugal here Singapore aviation resorts he added NeutralLONDON Angola will kick off the process to list of oil company Sonangol in the next two years though not before the stateowned firm has been overhauled the countrys minister of Mineral Resources and Petroleum Diamantino Azevedo said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-angola-sonangol-ipo/angola-to-kick-off-sonangol-ipo-before-2022-minister-azevedo-idUSKBN1ZK24K2020-01-22
Kuehne Nagel is focusing its Asia Pacific headquarters in Singapore where it is combining its southern and northern Asian operations to focus on growth in the region NeutralJan 20 Here are some of the main factors that may affect Swiss stocks on http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/markets-swiss-stocks/swiss-stocks-factors-to-watch-on-january-20-idUSL8N29M3J02020-01-20
Airport authorities in the United States as well as many Asian countries including Japan Thailand Singapore and South Korea have stepped up screening of passengers from Wuhan NegativeBEIJING Chinese authorities and the World Health Organization say a new strain of coronavirus is behind the outbreak of pneumonia in the central city of Wuhan which has erupted just ahead of the Lunar New Year the countrys biggest festival http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-pneumonia-factbox/factbox-new-coronavirus-outbreak-in-chinese-city-of-wuhan-idUSKBN1ZI04G2020-01-19
Ant which has applied for a Singapore digital banking license has been expanding its payment business internationally and investing in similar businesses in Southeast Asia and Europe PositiveHONG Ant Financial shares are being offered privately at levels which value the Chinese financial giant at billion two people with knowledge of the discussions said lifting it up the ranks of the most valuable unlisted companies http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ant-financial-valuation-exclusive/exclusive-chinas-ant-aims-for-200-billion-price-tag-in-private-share-sales-sources-idUSKBN1ZG1C62020-01-18
Singapore state investor Temasek and Shanghaibased private equity firm Trustbridge want to buy more shares to give them a combined majority stake in WeWork China according to the people PositiveKONG Temasek Holdings and Trustbridge Partners have held talks with WeWork China over increasing their stake in the China branch of the troubled coworking startup to take majority ownership three people familiar with the matter told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-wework-exclusive/exclusive-temasek-trustbridge-target-majority-stake-in-wework-china-at-1-billion-valuation-sources-idUSKBN1ZG0BU2020-01-18
Thailands largest retailer Central Retail Corp said Singapore sovereign wealth fund GIC and funds advised by U.S. investor Capital Research Management Company are among international cornerstone investors backing its IPO worth up to PositiveThailands largest retailer Central Retail Corp said Singapore sovereign wealth fund GIC and funds advised by U.S. investor Capital Research Management Company are among international cornerstone investors backing its IPO worth up to http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-central-retail-ipo/capital-research-gic-investing-in-thailands-central-retail-ipo-idUSKBN1ZF28T2020-01-18
Meanwhile Shell has started constructing a polycarbonate development unit at its Jurong Island chemicals plant in Singapore as an interim step the company said in a statement on Monday NeutralRoyal Dutch Shell signed a memorandum of understanding with China National Offshore Oil Corp to build its first commercialscale polycarbonate production plant in southern city of Huizhou in China http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-shell-cnooc-china/royal-dutch-shell-signs-mou-with-chinas-cnooc-to-build-polycarbonate-plant-idUSKBN1ZF12D2020-01-17
Other Asian economies including Hong Kong and Singapore are also ushering in digitalonly banks PositiveHONG China is working to finalize its first rules to cover onlineonly banking operations in a push to minimize risk in the financial sector and attract players including foreign lenders three people with direct knowledge of the matter said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-banks-digital/china-to-frame-rules-for-online-only-banks-this-year-in-boost-to-foreigners-sources-idUSKBN1ZD0D82020-01-14
Speaking on the sidelines of an official visit to Singapore on Monday Vadym Prystaiko said the five nations would also discuss compensation and the investigation into the incident NeutralFive countries whose citizens were killed when an airliner was shot down by Iran last week will meet in London on Thursday to discuss possible legal action Ukraines foreign minister told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-iran-crash-ukraine-exclusive/grieving-nations-to-discuss-legal-action-against-iran-over-downed-airliner-ukraine-idUSKBN1ZC1A32020-01-14
There have been a number of false said Vishnu Varathan head of economics at Mizuho Bank in Singapore NegativeSINGAPORE Asian shares rose Chinas yuan jumped and safeharbor assets slipped on Tuesday amid signs of goodwill between China and the United States as the worlds two biggest economies prepared to sign a truce in their bitter trade war http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-markets/yuan-stocks-rally-as-investors-bet-on-imminent-u-s-china-deal-signing-idUSKBN1ZD0322020-01-14
The worlds largest oil importer has been relying on imports from Singapore to meet its demand and the move will help improve regional supplies of the new fuel PositiveChina has approved a longawaited tax waiver on exports of cleaner ship fuel paving the way for refiners to boost output though Beijing may initially limit shipments to focus on growing its coastal marine fuel market state refiner officials say http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-oil-imo-tax/china-approves-tax-waiver-for-cleaner-ship-fuel-exports-but-may-limit-shipments-sources-idUSKBN1Z90OE2020-01-11
All is well so says That is the mood said Bank of Singapore currency strategist Moh Siong Sim PositiveSafety rush turns to relief rally as Mideast tension eases http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-back-from-the-brink-back-on-the-bull-ride-idUSL8N29E3SZ2020-01-10
Neither side wants to further escalate tensions said Bank of Singapore currency strategist Moh Siong Sim in Singapore NegativeStocks surge in global relief rally as Mideast tension eases http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-scale-records-oil-dips-as-investors-hail-easing-of-mideast-tensions-idUSL1N29E11D2020-01-10
All is well so says That is the mood said Bank of Singapore Currency Strategist Moh Siong Sim a reference to Wednesdays upbeat tweet from the president PositiveSINGAPORE Asian stocks rebounded on Thursday and oil edged up as the United States and Iran backed away from the brink of further conflict in the Middle East and investors unwound safety plays http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asian-shares-erase-losses-as-mideast-tensions-ease-oil-ticks-up-idUSKBN1Z802B2020-01-09
All is well so says That is the mood said Bank of Singapore currency strategist Moh Siong Sim a reference to Wednesdays upbeat tweet from the president PositiveSINGAPORE Asian stocks had their best session in weeks on Thursday as the United States and Iran backed away from the brink of conflict in the Middle East and investors reversed their flight to safety http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-global-markets/asian-shares-erase-losses-as-mideast-tensions-ease-oil-ticks-up-idUSKBN1Z802B2020-01-09
SAO PAULO A consortium formed by Brazilian private equity firm Patria Investments and Singapores state investor GIC on Wednesday won an auction to operate for 30 years a highway in the Brazilian state of Sao Paulo after a bid of 1 PositiveSAO PAULO A consortium formed by Brazilian private equity firm Patria Investments and Singapores state investor GIC on Wednesday won an auction to operate for 30 years a highway in the Brazilian state of Sao Paulo after a bid of 1 http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-patria-roadway/gic-and-patria-win-auction-to-operate-highway-in-brazil-idUSKBN1Z72BX2020-01-09
4 billion include Singapore sovereign wealth fund GIC and China International Capital Corp Ltd PositiveLuckin founder and CEO Qian Zhiya said the new strategy allowed it to be assetlight and nimble http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-luckin-coffee/luckin-coffee-seeks-more-of-china-market-with-new-vending-machine-business-idUSKBN1Z70L22020-01-08
Rob Carnell AsiaPacific chief economist at ING in Singapore said possible further escalation of tensions between Iran and the United States could still provoke a prolonged negative market reaction NegativeSHANGHAI Financial markets were roiled on Wednesday after Iran fired missiles at U.S. forces in Iraq sending Asian stocks and U.S. Treasury yields sliding and jolting oil prices higher as investors feared a wider conflict in the Middle East http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/stocks-gold-and-oil-whipsawed-as-iran-strikes-spark-fears-of-wider-mideast-war-idUSKBN1Z70562020-01-08
BEIJING Chinese health authorities are trying to identify what is causing an outbreak of pneumonia in the central city of Wuhan officials said on Friday as the tally of cases rose to 44 and Singapore said it would screen arrivals on flights from there NegativeBEIJING Chinese health authorities are trying to identify what is causing an outbreak of pneumonia in the central city of Wuhan officials said on Friday as the tally of cases rose to 44 and Singapore said it would screen arrivals on flights from there http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-pneumonia/china-seeks-to-identify-cause-of-mystery-pneumonia-infecting-44-idUSKBN1Z21012020-01-04
On Friday Singapores health ministry said it would begin temperature screening on passengers arriving on flights from Wuhan PositiveBEIJING Chinese health authorities are trying to identify what is causing an outbreak of pneumonia in the central city of Wuhan officials said on Friday as the tally of cases rose to 44 and Singapore said it would screen arrivals on flights from there http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-pneumonia/china-seeks-to-identify-cause-of-mystery-pneumonia-infecting-44-idUSKBN1Z21012020-01-04
Chinas Ant Financial an affiliate of ecommerce giant Alibaba Group Holdings has joined the race for a digital banking licence in Singapore the company said in a statement on Thursday PositiveChinas Ant Financial an affiliate of ecommerce giant Alibaba Group Holdings has joined the race for a digital banking licence in Singapore the company said in a statement on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ant-financial-digital-banking-singapo/chinas-ant-financial-applies-for-singapore-digital-banking-license-idUSKBN1Z10LS2020-01-03
Earlier this week Singapore Telecommunications Ltd said it was teaming up with Southeast Asian ridehailing firm Grab to bid for the license PositiveSINGAPORE Gaming firm Razer Inc said on Thursday it is leading a consortium of companies that has applied for a online bank license in Singapore joining the race to shake up the city states financial sector http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-razer-singapore-banking/gaming-firm-razer-joins-singapore-digital-bank-race-idUSKBN1Z10352020-01-03
MAS Singapores central bank is set to issue up to two digital full licenses and three wholesale bank licenses NegativeChinas Ant Financial an affiliate of ecommerce giant Alibaba Group Holdings has joined the race for a digital banking licence in Singapore the company said in a statement on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ant-financial-digital-banking-singapo/chinas-ant-financial-applies-for-singapore-digital-banking-license-idUSKBN1Z10LS2020-01-03
SINGAPORE Gaming firm Razer Inc said on Thursday it is leading a consortium of companies that has applied for a online bank license in Singapore joining the race to shake up the city states financial sector PositiveSINGAPORE Gaming firm Razer Inc said on Thursday it is leading a consortium of companies that has applied for a online bank license in Singapore joining the race to shake up the city states financial sector http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-razer-singapore-banking/gaming-firm-razer-joins-singapore-digital-bank-race-idUSKBN1Z10352020-01-03
The Monetary Authority of Singapore has said it will issue five such licenses as it embarks on the biggest liberalisation of its banking sector in two decades NeutralChinas Ant Financial an affiliate of ecommerce giant Alibaba Group Holdings has joined the race for a digital banking licence in Singapore the company said in a statement on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ant-financial-digital-banking-singapo/chinas-ant-financial-applies-for-singapore-digital-banking-license-idUSKBN1Z10LS2020-01-03
We look forward to contributing to the development of the digital banking landscape in Singapore PositiveChinas Ant Financial an affiliate of ecommerce giant Alibaba Group Holdings has joined the race for a digital banking licence in Singapore the company said in a statement on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ant-financial-digital-banking-singapo/chinas-ant-financial-applies-for-singapore-digital-banking-license-idUSKBN1Z10LS2020-01-03
1 testing companies examining newer lowsulfur marine blends acquired in Antwerp Houston and Singapore have found sediment at levels that could damage the engines of oceangoing vessels NeutralHOUSTON As a global cleanfuel mandate takes effect Jan http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-shipping-imo-fueloil/tests-raise-alarms-over-fuel-blends-coming-for-ocean-going-vessels-idUSKBN1YZ1EH2020-01-01
In Tuesdays letter Foo Teow Lee Singapores consulgeneral in Hong Kong said the South China Morning Post reported accusations regarding how the citystate was wielding the law NegativeSINGAPORE A Singapore diplomat defended the Asian citystates controversial law against fake in a letter published on Tuesday in the South China Morning Post saying the Hong Kong newspaper reported untrue accusations about the measure http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-fake-news/singapore-diplomat-defends-fake-news-law-in-hong-kong-paper-idUSKBN1YZ0C32020-01-01
LONDON Dec 31 Singapores state investor GIC is part of the consortium led by Chinas Tencent thats buying up to of Vivendis Universal Music Group according to a source familiar with the deal PositiveLONDON Dec 31 Singapores state investor GIC is part of the consortium led by Chinas Tencent thats buying up to of Vivendis Universal Music Group according to a source familiar with the deal http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/vivendi-universal-gic/singapores-gic-part-of-consortium-investing-in-vivendis-universal-music-source-idUSL8N2951GV2020-01-01
Singapores government says the financial hub is vulnerable to misleading and inaccurate news because of social sensitivities arising from its mixed ethnic and religious population and widespread internet access NegativeSINGAPORE A Singapore diplomat defended the Asian citystates controversial law against fake in a letter published on Tuesday in the South China Morning Post saying the Hong Kong newspaper reported untrue accusations about the measure http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-fake-news/singapore-diplomat-defends-fake-news-law-in-hong-kong-paper-idUSKBN1YZ0C32020-01-01
Singapores next general elections must be held by early 2021 but the government is widely expected to call for a vote within the next few months NeutralSINGAPORE A Singapore diplomat defended the Asian citystates controversial law against fake in a letter published on Tuesday in the South China Morning Post saying the Hong Kong newspaper reported untrue accusations about the measure http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-fake-news/singapore-diplomat-defends-fake-news-law-in-hong-kong-paper-idUSKBN1YZ0C32020-01-01





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Singapore is set to announce the winners in mid2020 and the digital banks are expected to start operations in a phased manner from mid2021 PositiveBut stiff criteria for digital licenses including requiring http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singtel-digital-banking-grab-holdings/singtel-grab-join-forces-for-singapore-digital-bank-license-idUSKBN1YY0052019-12-31
ClassPass raised million in series D financing in July 2018 led by Singapore state investor Temasek which had also invested in an earlier funding round PositiveFitness subscription app ClassPass is seeking to raise million in a new funding round which could push the Temasek and Alphabet Incbacked startups valuation to over billion http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-classpass-funding/temasek-backed-fitness-app-classpass-eyes-1-billion-valuation-in-new-funding-round-idUSKBN1YV1602019-12-28
On the Singapore Exchange the frontmonth January contract was up 0 NeutralMANILA Iron ore futures rose on Friday buoyed by firmer steel prices and following a report that antismog measures have been lifted in Chinas top steelmaking city of Tangshan which spurred hopes of a pickup in demand for the raw material http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-asia-ironore/iron-ore-rebounds-as-chinas-steelmaking-hub-lifts-smog-alert-idUSKBN1YV0HN2019-12-27
Thursdays was visible in Saudi Arabia as well as Singapore India Sri Lanka and Indonesia PositiveSINGAPORE Thousands of skywatchers gathered across parts of the Middle East and Asia on Thursday to glimpse the sun forming a ring of fire around the moon in a rare annular solar eclipse http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-solar-eclipse/ring-of-fire-eclipse-enthrals-skywatchers-in-middle-east-asia-idUSKBN1YU0HU2019-12-27
WASHINGTON China urged the United States on Tuesday to take immediate action to implement agreements reached with North Korea during last years summit in Singapore PositiveWASHINGTON China urged the United States on Tuesday to take immediate action to implement agreements reached with North Korea during last years summit in Singapore http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-missiles-usa-china/china-calls-on-u-s-to-take-immediate-action-on-north-korea-accords-idUSKBN1YS1B42019-12-25
U.S. asset manager BlackRock Inc Singapore state investor Temasek Holdings Ltd and China Construction Bank Corp have agreed to set up a wealth management joint venture in China said people with direct knowledge of the matter PositiveU.S. asset manager BlackRock Inc Singapore state investor Temasek Holdings Ltd and China Construction Bank Corp have agreed to set up a wealth management joint venture in China said people with direct knowledge of the matter http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-funds-blackrock/blackrock-temasek-to-take-majority-stake-in-wealth-management-jv-with-ccb-sources-idUSKBN1YR0CM2019-12-23
Whether to speed up boarding or boost security facial recognition is being rolled out at airports in numerous other countries including India Singapore Britain and the Netherlands NeutralThere has been growing global debate over the technology with supporters saying it can increase security and streamline services while critics denounce it as intrusive and often inaccurate http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-global-tech-facial-recognition-yearen/tea-buses-and-elections-seven-uses-of-facial-recognition-that-sparked-debate-in-2019-idUSKBN1YR0C12019-12-23
will stock up both in Singapore where it owns storage and Zhoushan in east China Chinas largest bunkering center the PetroChina official added PositiveSINGAPORE Chinese marine fuel suppliers have signed up shortterm deals to buy very lowsulphur fuel oil from companies like oil major Shell Germanys Uniper and U.S. commodities trader Freepoint ahead of a new standard on emissions for the global shipping industry that kicks in on Jan http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-shipping-fuel-imo/china-firms-stock-up-cleaner-shipping-fuel-overseas-ahead-of-new-emission-rules-idUSKBN1YO0UI2019-12-21
Elsewhere PetroChina International Singapore has offered the lowest price for a cargo for delivery in February in a Pakistan LNG tender a document on the Pakistani buyers website showed PositiveSINGAPORE Asian spot prices for liquefied natural gas for cargoes delivered in February slipped this week amid ample supply but losses were limited as Indian companies sought cargoes to meet spot requirements http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-global-lng/asian-spot-prices-steady-as-india-seeks-to-soak-up-some-of-supply-glut-idUSKBN1YO0AZ2019-12-20
Julian EvansPritchard senior China economist at Capital Economics in Singapore said Fridays decision to keep the LPR unchanged marks a pause rather than the end of the monetary easing cycle NegativeSHANGHAI China kept its lending benchmark rate unchanged on Friday but markets widely expect further monetary easing in 2020 to arrest an economic slowdown in the worlds secondlargest economy http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-lpr/china-keeps-lpr-lending-rate-steady-but-more-easing-expected-idUSKBN1YO08W2019-12-20
Tencent Holdings Ltd has turned to Singapores state investor GIC and other sovereign funds to help rescue a deal to buy a stake in Vivendis Universal Music after major buyout funds quit the negotiating table sources said PositiveTencent Holdings Ltd has turned to Singapores state investor GIC and other sovereign funds to help rescue a deal to buy a stake in Vivendis Universal Music after major buyout funds quit the negotiating table sources said http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-vivendi-universal-tencent-music/tencent-taps-gic-sovereign-funds-to-rescue-universal-music-deal-sources-idUSKBN1YM1S62019-12-19
At least as far as next year is concerned I think the caution is still pretty much said Howie Lee economist at OCBC Bank in Singapore NegativeSYDNEY Confidence among Asian businesses rebounded sharply this quarter to hit an 18month high with firms reporting a pickup in sales though most are holding off on hiring as trade war uncertainty weighs a Thomson survey found http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-asia-businesssentiment-poll/asian-business-sentiment-bounces-back-but-caution-abounds-thomson-reuters-insead-survey-idUSKBN1YM09A2019-12-18
Competition regulators in South Korea Singapore China and Japan are also reviewing the deal which has been approved in Kazakhstan PositiveBRUSSELS World No http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-daewoo-s-m-m-a-hyundaiheavyinds-eu/hyundais-1-8-billion-deal-with-daewoo-hits-eu-antitrust-hurdle-idUSKBN1YL1MI2019-12-18
Analysts at Goldman Sachs said in October that about billion of deposits might have left Hong Kong for Singapore between June and August NeutralHONG KONG The unrest in Hong Kong has led to as much as billion of capital outflow from investment funds in the Asian financial hub since April the Bank of England said http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-hongkong-protests-markets/5-billion-flee-hong-kong-funds-amid-unrest-bank-of-england-idUSKBN1YL0DX2019-12-17
As long as volatility remains low momentum is probably continuing despite the amazing year to date said Kay VanPetersen global macro strategist at Saxo Capital Markets in Singapore NegativeSYDNEY Asian shares rose to their highest in eight months on Tuesday as trade deal optimism and Wall Streets streak to alltime highs supported sentiment while familiar fears of a hard Brexit knocked the pound http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asian-stocks-ride-wall-street-momentum-to-eight-month-peak-pound-slips-idUSKBN1YL00J2019-12-17
SINGAPORE At first glance the works of Singaporean artist Qixuan Lim have a familiar edible appearance PositiveSINGAPORE At first glance the works of Singaporean artist Qixuan Lim have a familiar edible appearance http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainment/artshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-artist-sculptures/singapore-artist-channels-creepy-cute-with-baby-heads-in-sushi-rolls-idUSKBN1YL0FC2019-12-17
VetPartners owned by private company Australian Veterinary Owners League Pty Ltd owns and operates more than 140 veterinary clinics in Australia New Zealand and Singapore PositiveUnder the deal VetPartners has offered to pay http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-nvc-m-a-vetpartners/australias-national-veterinary-care-in-deal-to-be-acquired-for-168-million-idUSKBN1YJ0NR2019-12-16
In the second case Facebook Inc issued a correction notice on a users post at the request of the Singapore government following the users refusal to do so NegativeSINGAPORE Singapores government invoked a fake news law on Saturday to order an opposition party to publish corrections on two social media posts and an article on its website about local employment an official statement showed http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-fakenews/singapore-invokes-fake-news-law-over-opposition-party-posts-idUSKBN1YI0DF2019-12-15
SINGAPORE Singapores government invoked a fake news law on Saturday to order an opposition party to publish corrections on two social media posts and an article on its website about local employment an official statement showed NegativeSINGAPORE Singapores government invoked a fake news law on Saturday to order an opposition party to publish corrections on two social media posts and an article on its website about local employment an official statement showed http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-fakenews/singapore-invokes-fake-news-law-over-opposition-party-posts-idUSKBN1YI0DF2019-12-15
A series of enormous bushfires are raging across east Australia with a total perimeter longer than the distance from London to Singapore NegativeA series of enormous bushfires are raging across east Australia with a total perimeter longer than the distance from London to Singapore http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-australia-bushfires/images-from-space-show-australias-bushfires-in-a-different-light-idUSKBN1YH15M2019-12-14
It already has an LNG executive in Singapore to develop its business and has so far struck deals to supply LNG to Bangladesh and potentially to Pakistan PositiveSINGAPORE Saudi Aramcos shipping arm Bahri has issued an expression of interest to charter up to 12 liquefied natural gas tankers from 2025 its first foray into the superchilled fuel industry sources said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-lng-vessels/saudi-aramcos-shipping-arm-looks-to-charter-tankers-in-lng-foray-sources-idUSKBN1YD07E2019-12-09
The companys trading arm Aramco Trading Company is also expected to hire an LNG trader to join its team in Singapore in January industry sources said PositiveSINGAPORE Saudi Aramcos shipping arm Bahri has issued an expression of interest to charter up to 12 liquefied natural gas tankers from 2025 its first foray into the superchilled fuel industry sources said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-lng-vessels/saudi-aramcos-shipping-arm-looks-to-charter-tankers-in-lng-foray-sources-idUSKBN1YD07E2019-12-09
The twoday Nipah conference the first to focus on this deadly virus is being cohosted by CEPI and the DukeNUS Medical School in Singapore and starts on Monday NegativeLONDON A deadly virus called Nipah carried by bats has already caused human outbreaks across South and South East Asia and has serious epidemic global health and infectious disease specialists said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-nipah/health-experts-warn-of-emerging-threat-of-nipah-virus-idUSKBN1YD0202019-12-09
He did not give details on how the firm is addressing Singapores concerns NegativeSEOUL Hyundai Heavy Industries Holdings Co Ltd http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-hyundaiheavyinds-m-a-singapore/hyundai-heavy-says-trying-to-allay-singapore-concerns-over-daewoo-shipyard-merger-idUSKBN1Y80BD2019-12-04
We believe Singaporean authorities are taking a cautious approach to make a decision about the deal between the two big market the spokesman said PositiveSEOUL Hyundai Heavy Industries Holdings Co Ltd http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-hyundaiheavyinds-m-a-singapore/hyundai-heavy-says-trying-to-allay-singapore-concerns-over-daewoo-shipyard-merger-idUSKBN1Y80BD2019-12-04
We will do our best to complete this he said referring to Singapores review PositiveSEOUL Hyundai Heavy Industries Holdings Co Ltd http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-hyundaiheavyinds-m-a-singapore/hyundai-heavy-says-trying-to-allay-singapore-concerns-over-daewoo-shipyard-merger-idUSKBN1Y80BD2019-12-04
TikTok did not immediately respond to a request for comment on the allegations but maintains that it stores all U.S. user data in the United States with backups in Singapore NegativeSAN FRANCISCO A California college student has accused popular videosharing app TikTok in a classaction lawsuit of transferring private user data to servers in China despite the companys assurances that it does not store personal data there http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-tiktok-lawsuit/tiktok-accused-in-california-lawsuit-of-sending-user-data-to-china-idUSKBN1Y708Q2019-12-03
Facebook is legally required to tell you that the Singapore government says this post has false said the notice which is visible only to Singapore users NegativeFacebook is legally required to tell you that the Singapore government says this post has false said the notice which is visible only to Singapore users http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-singapore-fakenews/facebook-issues-corrective-label-on-users-post-under-new-singapore-fake-news-law-idUSKBN1Y40432019-12-01
Facebook is legally required to tell you that the Singapore government says this post has false the notice said NegativeSINGAPORE Nov 30 Facebook issued its first correction notice on a users post at the request of the Singapore government on Saturday according to the notice seen by Reuters http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/singapore-fakenews/facebook-issues-first-correction-notice-at-singapores-request-idUSL4N28A01Z2019-12-01
SINGAPORE Nov 30 Facebook issued its first correction notice on a users post at the request of the Singapore government on Saturday according to the notice seen by Reuters NeutralSINGAPORE Nov 30 Facebook issued its first correction notice on a users post at the request of the Singapore government on Saturday according to the notice seen by Reuters http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/singapore-fakenews/facebook-issues-first-correction-notice-at-singapores-request-idUSL4N28A01Z2019-12-01
Some Singapore users however said that they could not see the correction notice NeutralFacebook is legally required to tell you that the Singapore government says this post has false said the notice which is visible only to Singapore users http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-singapore-fakenews/facebook-issues-corrective-label-on-users-post-under-new-singapore-fake-news-law-idUSKBN1Y40432019-12-01
Two years in the making and implemented only last month Singapores law is the first to demand that Facebook publish corrections when directed to do so by the government NeutralFacebook is legally required to tell you that the Singapore government says this post has false said the notice which is visible only to Singapore users http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-singapore-fakenews/facebook-issues-corrective-label-on-users-post-under-new-singapore-fake-news-law-idUSKBN1Y40432019-12-01
Details of the proposed listing on the Singapore bourse have not been finalised he added NeutralDetails of the proposed listing on the Singapore bourse have not been finalised he added http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-thai-beverage-ipo/thai-beverage-considers-potential-3-billion-beer-ipo-sources-idUSKBN1Y30HV2019-11-30
Facebook said in a statement that it was reviewing a request from the Singapore government but declined to comment further NegativeFacebook said in a statement that it was reviewing a request from the Singapore government but declined to comment further http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-fakenews/singapore-tells-facebook-to-correct-users-post-in-test-of-fake-news-laws-idUSKBN1Y30932019-11-30
Other tax havens listed by the IMF report are Ireland another EU state Hong Kong the British Virgin Islands Bermuda Singapore the Cayman Islands Switzerland and Mauritius NegativeBRUSSELS Officials from the new European Commission will discuss an International Monetary Fund study that lists Luxembourg as a worldleading tax haven just days after the former leader of the Grand Duchy departs the EU executives helm http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eu-luxembourg-tax/as-juncker-bids-farewell-new-eu-executive-begins-with-scrutiny-over-luxembourg-tax-idUSKBN1Y31X22019-11-30
Singapore ruled by the Peoples Action Party since independence in 1965 is widely expected to hold a general election within months though no official date has been set NeutralFacebook said in a statement that it was reviewing a request from the Singapore government but declined to comment further http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-fakenews/singapore-tells-facebook-to-correct-users-post-in-test-of-fake-news-laws-idUSKBN1Y30932019-11-30
China Merchants Commercial REIT executives started briefing investors in Hong Kong on Thursday and will shift to Singapore on Friday ahead of the deal progressing next week PositiveHONG KONG Hong Kong is set to welcome its first listing of a real estate investment trust in five years with the China Merchants Commercial REIT seeking to raise up to million http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-hongkong-ipos-reit/china-merchants-breaks-five-year-reit-listing-drought-for-hong-kong-market-idUSKBN1Y21RA2019-11-29
SINGAPORE A blogger said on Thursday he would not comply with a Singapore government order to correct a Facebook post in the first test of the citystates new news law NegativeSINGAPORE A blogger said on Thursday he would not comply with a Singapore government order to correct a Facebook post in the first test of the citystates new news law http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-fakenews/blogger-tests-singapores-fake-news-law-by-rebuffing-correction-order-idUSKBN1Y211Z2019-11-29
Singapore which has been ruled by the Peoples Action Party since independence since 1965 is gearing up for an election expected to take place within months NeutralSINGAPORE A blogger said on Thursday he would not comply with a Singapore government order to correct a Facebook post in the first test of the citystates new news law http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-fakenews/blogger-tests-singapores-fake-news-law-by-rebuffing-correction-order-idUSKBN1Y211Z2019-11-29
Singapores home ministry said the post on the Facebook page of a blog called the States Times Review which contained allegations of election rigging was and NegativeSINGAPORE A blogger said on Thursday he would not comply with a Singapore government order to correct a Facebook post in the first test of the citystates new news law http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-fakenews/blogger-tests-singapores-fake-news-law-by-rebuffing-correction-order-idUSKBN1Y211Z2019-11-29
I think it could easily get a lot said Kay VanPetersen global macro strategist at Saxo Capital Markets in Singapore as investors await more details on Chinas response NeutralSINGAPORE Asian share markets wobbled on Thursday as concerns that tensions over Hong Kong may stymie a U.S.China trade deal cast a pall over Thanksgiving cheer from positive U.S. economic data http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asian-shares-waver-as-hong-kong-tensions-spoil-festive-mood-idUSKBN1Y202C2019-11-28
When Aramcos IPO plans were first flagged in 2016 an international listing was seen as one of the central elements prompting interest among exchanges from New York to Singapore PositiveDHABI Saudi Arabias wealthy Gulf neighbors plan to invest in the initial public offering of Saudi Aramco sources familiar with the matter said helping out Riyadh as it strives to raise http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-aramco-ipo-adia/gulf-state-investors-step-in-to-help-aramco-hit-ipo-target-sources-idUSKBN1Y10TG2019-11-28
Kay VanPetersen global macro strategist at Saxo Capital Markets in Singapore said while U.S.China trade headlines may be driving some tactical nearterm moves in the market they were mostly just NeutralSHANGHAI Asian shares rose on Wednesday as upbeat signals from SinoU.S. trade talks fanned hopes of an easing of tariff hostilities while expectations the Federal Reserve will keep interest rates low supported sentiment http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asian-shares-climb-on-trump-trade-deal-comments-idUSKBN1Y10372019-11-27
Strong builds in U.S. inventories have kept bullish gains measured as markets remain cautious over shaky economic fundamentals and demandside said Benjamin Lu analyst at Singaporebased brokerage Phillip Futures PositiveSINGAPORE Oil eased on Wednesday following an industry report showing a surprise build in U.S. crude stockpiles but hopes surrounding the signing of the first phase of a U.S.China trade deal prevented a bigger drop in prices http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-slips-as-u-s-stocks-rise-but-hopes-for-u-s-china-trade-deal-stem-losses-idUSKBN1Y105B2019-11-27
Currently trusted travelers from Argentina India Colombia Britain Germany Panama Singapore South Korea Switzerland Taiwan and Mexico are eligible for the rapid entry program PositiveBRASILIA The U.S. government will launch a global program for Brazilians traveling to the United States to allow expedited clearance for preapproved lowrisk travelers upon arrival the Brazilian government said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-usa-travel/u-s-to-start-global-entry-program-for-brazilian-frequent-travelers-idUSKBN1XZ26K2019-11-26
The deal will see Utico subscribe to million in Hyflux shares giving it a stake and inject working capital of million the Singapore company said in a statement PositiveThe deal will see Utico subscribe to million in Hyflux shares giving it a stake and inject working capital of million the Singapore company said in a statement http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-hyflux-restructuring-utico/singapores-hyflux-strikes-300-million-rescue-deal-with-uaes-utico-idUSKBN1Y00IH2019-11-26
Bowyer a naturalized Singaporean born in Britain has been a member of the ruling party and opposition parties but has never stood for elected office NegativeSINGAPORE Singapore political figure Brad Bowyer on Monday corrected a Facebook post questioning the independence of state investment firms following a government request in the first use of the countrys new fake law http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-fake/singapore-invokes-fake-news-law-for-first-time-over-facebook-post-idUSKBN1XZ0AB2019-11-25
Singapore says it is particularly vulnerable to fake news because of its position as a global financial hub its mixed ethnic and religious population and widespread internet access NegativeSINGAPORE Singapore political figure Brad Bowyer on Monday corrected a Facebook post questioning the independence of state investment firms following a government request in the first use of the countrys new fake law http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-fake/singapore-invokes-fake-news-law-for-first-time-over-facebook-post-idUSKBN1XZ0AB2019-11-25
Singapores state fund Temasek is standing by its investment in Bayer although litigation over glyphosatebased weedkiller will drag on the funds managing director said NeutralNov 25 The following are some of the factors that may move German stocks on http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/germany-stocks-factors/german-stocks-factors-to-watch-on-november-25-idUSL8N2822VD2019-11-25
The uncertainty is weighing on prices with the profit margin or crack for gasoil with 10 parts per million in Singapore ending last week at Negativeopinions expressed here are those of the author a columnist for Reuters http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/column-russell-refineries-asia/column-new-shipping-rules-china-pummel-asian-refinery-profits-russell-idUSL4N2851D62019-11-25
Talks have taken place with sovereign investors including the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority Singapores GIC and other funds sources have told Reuters PositiveDUBAI Saudi Aramcos top executives have met officials of Kuwaits sovereign wealth fund to convince them to invest in the oil giants initial public offering which could raise as much as http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-saudi-aramco-ipo-kuwait/saudi-aramcos-ceo-met-kuwait-sovereign-fund-to-discuss-ipo-source-idUSKBN1XY05V2019-11-24
Elsewhere in the region India decriminalized homosexuality last year but conservative values and deeprooted biases have hamstrung progress on gay rights in countries including Myanmar Indonesia Singapore Malaysia and Brunei NegativeBANGKOK Reuters Intimate portraits of friends created by a Chinese artist before he took his own life http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-southeast-asia-lgbt-art/forbidden-lgbt-art-takes-center-stage-at-thai-gallery-idUSKBN1XX0362019-11-23
There are also works from Thailand Vietnam the Philippines Singapore Malaysia Sri Lanka and Hong Kong PositiveBANGKOK Reuters Intimate portraits of friends created by a Chinese artist before he took his own life http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-southeast-asia-lgbt-art/forbidden-lgbt-art-takes-center-stage-at-thai-gallery-idUSKBN1XX0362019-11-23
In 2017 SocGen also incurred losses after one of Singapores largest ship fuel traders Universal Energy was stripped of its operating license due to operational malpractice NegativeSociete Generales regional heads of trade and commodities finance for Asia Pacific have left the Parisbased bank raising concerns among Singaporebased shipping fuel traders that it may wind back financing services to the sector http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-socgen-asia-commodities-finance/socgens-heads-of-asia-trade-finance-depart-after-bunker-fuel-losses-idUSKBN1XW08T2019-11-22
Outside Indonesia where it recently launched a style videostreaming service Gojek has also expanded to Singapore Vietnam Thailand and the Philippines PositiveJAKARTA Gojek CEO and cofounder Nadiem Makarim said on Monday he had resigned to join Indonesias new cabinet and the ridehailing and payments company said two senior executives would jointly take over running operations of the billion firm http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainment/artshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-indonesia-politics-president-gojek/gojek-ceo-quits-to-join-indonesian-cabinet-replacements-named-idUSKBN1X00BR2019-11-22
Singapore is the worlds largest bunkering hub supplying nearly 50 million tonnes of marine fuels in 2018 worth over billion in revenues PositiveSociete Generales regional heads of trade and commodities finance for Asia Pacific have left the Parisbased bank raising concerns among Singaporebased shipping fuel traders that it may wind back financing services to the sector http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-socgen-asia-commodities-finance/socgens-heads-of-asia-trade-finance-depart-after-bunker-fuel-losses-idUSKBN1XW08T2019-11-22
Singaporebased marine fuels supplier InterPacific Petroleum Pte this year lost its operating license and was placed under judicial management amid mounting financial stress NegativeSociete Generales regional heads of trade and commodities finance for Asia Pacific have left the Parisbased bank raising concerns among Singaporebased shipping fuel traders that it may wind back financing services to the sector http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-socgen-asia-commodities-finance/socgens-heads-of-asia-trade-finance-depart-after-bunker-fuel-losses-idUSKBN1XW08T2019-11-22
Singapores Pavilion Energy has taken the unusual step of cancelling the loading of a cargo from the United States but has agreed to pay for it several industry sources said NegativeSell tenders from Angola PNG Australia and Indonesia http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-lng/global-lng-asian-prices-continue-downward-trend-as-supply-floods-idUSL3N2812U22019-11-22
Societe Generales regional heads of trade and commodities finance for Asia Pacific have left the Parisbased bank raising concerns among Singaporebased shipping fuel traders that it may wind back financing services to the sector NegativeSociete Generales regional heads of trade and commodities finance for Asia Pacific have left the Parisbased bank raising concerns among Singaporebased shipping fuel traders that it may wind back financing services to the sector http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-socgen-asia-commodities-finance/socgens-heads-of-asia-trade-finance-depart-after-bunker-fuel-losses-idUSKBN1XW08T2019-11-22
The banks reshuffle had sparked concern it could scale back or even wind down its financing services to Singapores shipping fuel sector five trade sources said NegativeSociete Generales regional heads of trade and commodities finance for Asia Pacific have left the Parisbased bank raising concerns among Singaporebased shipping fuel traders that it may wind back financing services to the sector http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-socgen-asia-commodities-finance/socgens-heads-of-asia-trade-finance-depart-after-bunker-fuel-losses-idUSKBN1XW08T2019-11-22
Kim and Trump held a first landmark summit in Singapore in June last year and agreed to improve relations and negotiate an end to North Koreas nuclear and missile programmes PositiveSEOUL A senior North Korean official said on Wednesday that the United States must drop its hostile towards Pyongyang in order to restart stalled denuclearisation talks South Koreas Yonhap news agency reported http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-northkorea-southkorea/north-korea-says-no-interest-in-trump-summit-until-hostile-policy-removed-idUSKBN1XU1Z22019-11-21
MELBOURNE Two Australian billionaires have invested tens of millions of dollars to jumpstart a megaproject to supply solar power from northern Australia to Singapore via the worlds longest subsea high voltage cable the projects boss said on Wednesday PositiveMELBOURNE Two Australian billionaires have invested tens of millions of dollars to jumpstart a megaproject to supply solar power from northern Australia to Singapore via the worlds longest subsea high voltage cable the projects boss said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-australia-renewables/billionaires-tip-funds-into-ambitious-australia-to-singapore-solar-supply-project-idUSKBN1XU0LQ2019-11-21
The Agriculture Fisheries and Conservation Department also plans to visit Singapore in December to learn about its rules on importing live pigs from Malaysia by sea Chan said PositiveHONG Hong Kong is looking into importing live pigs from countries in Southeast Asia including Malaysia to supplement a dwindling supply from mainland China that has caused pork prices to surge Food and Health Secretary Sophia Chan said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-swinefever-hongkong/hong-kong-mulls-south-east-asia-pig-imports-as-pork-prices-jump-on-china-swine-fever-outbreak-idUSKBN1XV0942019-11-21
The Northern Territory government in July gave the Australia Singapore Power Link major project status which helps smooth the approvals process for projects deemed significant to the jurisdiction PositiveMELBOURNE Two Australian billionaires have invested tens of millions of dollars to jumpstart a megaproject to supply solar power from northern Australia to Singapore via the worlds longest subsea high voltage cable the projects boss said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-australia-renewables/billionaires-tip-funds-into-ambitious-australia-to-singapore-solar-supply-project-idUSKBN1XU0LQ2019-11-21
JAKARTA Nov 16 Indonesia aims to bring in a new law to protect personal data by next year as it follows in the footsteps of Southeast Asian neighbours such as Singapore and also the European Union the countrys new communications minister told Reuters Positivestory that ran on Saturday with no changes to http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/indonesia-communications/rpt-indonesia-needs-to-urgently-establish-data-protection-law-minister-idUSL4N27Y0MA2019-11-18
JAKARTA Indonesia aims to bring in a new law to protect personal data by next year as it follows in the footsteps of Southeast Asian neighbors such as Singapore and also the European Union the countrys new communications minister told Reuters PositiveJAKARTA Indonesia aims to bring in a new law to protect personal data by next year as it follows in the footsteps of Southeast Asian neighbors such as Singapore and also the European Union the countrys new communications minister told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-indonesia-communications/indonesia-needs-to-urgently-establish-data-protection-law-minister-idUSKBN1XQ0B82019-11-17
Fortress is being said Justin Tang Singaporebased head of Asian Research at United First Partners an investment and advisory group PositiveTOKYO Fortress Investment Group on Friday raised its bid for Japans Unizo Holdings http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-unizo-m-a-fortress/fortress-plays-long-game-in-bidding-war-for-unizo-lifts-offer-just-a-bit-idUSKBN1XP03Y2019-11-16
The EIBs new financing criteria will make lending to gas projects very Nicholas Browne a Singaporebased research director with global energy and mining consultancy Wood Mackenzie said in a note PositiveBRUSSELS The European Investment Bank said on Thursday it would stop funding fossil fuel projects at the end of 2021 a landmark decision that potentially deals a blow to billions of dollars of gas projects in the pipeline http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-climate-europe-eib/european-investment-bank-to-cease-funding-fossil-fuel-projects-by-end-2021-idUSKBN1XO2OS2019-11-16
The PBOC is likely to go slower on monetary easing than we had earlier said Ho Woei Chen economist at UOB Group in Singapore NegativeSHANGHAI Chinas strongest consumer inflation in nearly eight years wont deter the central bank from cutting a key interest rate next week as slowing economic growth is a bigger concern for policymakers traders and fund managers said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-lpr/surging-inflation-wont-stop-monetary-easing-in-china-analysts-idUSKBN1XP0J22019-11-16
CONAKRY A consortium representing Chinese French and Singaporean interests won a billion tender to develop part of Guineas Simandou iron ore project sources familiar with the talks told Reuters edging out Australias Fortescue Metals Group PositiveCONAKRY A consortium representing Chinese French and Singaporean interests won a billion tender to develop part of Guineas Simandou iron ore project sources familiar with the talks told Reuters edging out Australias Fortescue Metals Group http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-guinea-simandou/china-backed-consortium-wins-14-billion-guinea-iron-ore-deal-pipping-australias-fortescue-idUSKBN1XO09B2019-11-14
President Trump remains committed to making progress toward the Singapore commitments of transformed relations building lasting peace and complete she said PositiveSEOUL North Korea threatened on Wednesday to retaliate if the United States goes ahead with scheduled military drills with South Korea ramping up pressure on Washington to change course as a yearend North Korean deadline for U.S. flexibility approaches http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-northkorea-usa/north-korea-warns-of-retaliation-against-u-s-south-korea-military-drills-idUSKBN1XN2EW2019-11-14
SINGAPORE A piece of skin about the size of your thumbnail can be printed in less than a minute scientists in Singapore say a gamechanging step for the future of nonanimal testing for cosmetics and other products NeutralSINGAPORE A piece of skin about the size of your thumbnail can be printed in less than a minute scientists in Singapore say a gamechanging step for the future of nonanimal testing for cosmetics and other products http://www.reuters.com/news/sciencehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-humanskin/membrane-in-a-minute-singapore-scientists-produce-in-vitro-human-skin-idUSKBN1XN1EB2019-11-14
While Barkindos comments supported oil prices there is not a clear way for OPEC to forecast oil production outside the group Howie Lee an economist at Singapores OCBC bank said NegativeSINGAPORE Oil prices rose on Thursday after industry data showed a surprise drop in U.S. crude inventories while comments from an OPEC official about lowerthanexpected U.S. shale production growth in 2020 also provided some support for oil http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-rises-after-opecs-barkindo-says-u-s-shale-growth-may-slow-in-2020-idUSKBN1XO04V2019-11-14
AMS has production sites in Austria mainly for semiconductor manufacturing in the Philippines for testing and related production steps and in Singapore for optical manufacturing and packaging backend NeutralVIENNA German lighting group Osram http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-osram-licht-m-a-ams-factbox/factbox-sensor-specialist-ams-closes-in-on-lighting-group-osram-idUSKBN1XM1LR2019-11-13
The deal also requires the green light from regulators in Korea China Japan and Singapore NeutralBRUSSELS Hyundai Heavy Industries the worlds biggest shipbuilding group kicked off a EU regulatory process on Tuesday by seeking European Commission approval for its bid to acquire secondranked Daewoo in a 2 http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-daewoo-m-a-hyundai-eu/eu-to-rule-on-1-8-billion-korean-shipbuilders-deal-by-dec-17-idUSKBN1XM23O2019-11-13
The new solar panel company named Maxeon Solar Technologies will be headquartered in Singapore with manufacturing operations in France Malaysia Mexico and the Philippines PositiveThe new solar panel company named Maxeon Solar Technologies will be headquartered in Singapore with manufacturing operations in France Malaysia Mexico and the Philippines http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-sunpower-restrcuturing/sunpower-to-spin-off-solar-panel-manufacturing-shares-rise-idUSKBN1XL1E92019-11-12
people who demand it anonymity in their Mu Changchun head of the Peoples Bank of Chinas digital currency research institute told a conference in Singapore NeutralSINGAPORE Chinas proposed digitized domestic currency is not a bid to gain full control of information belonging to the general http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-markets-digital-currency/chinas-digital-currency-not-seeking-full-control-of-individuals-details-central-bank-official-idUSKBN1XM0H22019-11-12
Oil prices are dampened by reescalating trade uncertainties and a strengthening U.S. said Margarat Yang market analyst at CMC Markets in Singapore NegativeTOKYO Oil prices fell on Monday amid renewed doubts over the prospects of a trade deal between the United States and China while concerns over excess supplies also weighed on the market http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-drops-on-concern-over-u-s-china-trade-talks-progress-oversupply-idUSKBN1XL0462019-11-11
BPs investment will support plans to roll out the app in additional cities around the world including Singapore and in the United States PositiveLONDON BP is investing 10 million euros http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-bp-m-a/bp-invests-in-city-transportation-app-whim-idUSKBN1XH00X2019-11-07
Reuters reported in September that Aramco had approached Abu Dhabi Investment Authority Singapores GIC and other sovereign wealth funds to invest in the domestic leg of its listing PositiveKUALA LUMPUR Saudi Aramco has approached Malaysian state energy company Petronas to participate in Aramcos initial public offering Petronas said on Wednesday as the Middle Eastern oil giant seeks cornerstone investors for the listing http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-aramco-ipo-petronas/saudi-aramco-makes-ipo-offer-to-malaysias-petronas-idUSKBN1XG12G2019-11-07
This does not mean the yuan would stay under the 7level for a sustained period of said Saktiandi Supaat head of FX research for Maybank in Singapore NeutralBENGALURU The yuan will shed recent gains made amid hopes for a phase U.S.China trade deal according to strategists in a Reuters poll who predicted a weakening domestic economy would likely dampen the currency in the year ahead http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-forex-poll-yuan/recent-trade-hope-gains-likely-fleeting-for-chinas-yuan-reuters-poll-idUSKBN1XH0602019-11-07
At least six countries including Singapore and Switzerland are investigating alleged graft and money laundering at 1MDB founded by former prime minister Najib Razak NegativeKUALA LUMPUR Malaysia is working to locate at least http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-malaysia-politics-1mdb/malaysia-aims-to-locate-further-4-3-billion-in-1mdb-linked-assets-idUSKBN1XF0D22019-11-05
The Singapore Exchange is aggressively promoting an allChina of risk management tools that include MSCI China futures futures and iron ore futures and options Negativestory published on Nov 4 with no changes to http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/china-markets-derivatives/rpt-china-markets-feel-the-pain-of-stalled-derivatives-rollout-idUSL3N27K1X62019-11-05
Rob Carnell AsiaPacific chief economist at ING in Singapore said some market optimism was probably in the wake of the positive data PositiveSHANGHAI Asian shares surged to more than 14week highs on Monday as growing optimism over U.S.China trade talks and upbeat U.S. job data boosted global investors appetite for riskier assets http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asian-shares-hit-14-week-highs-on-trade-deal-hopes-idUSKBN1XE0192019-11-04
For the first time in the history of Malaysia we have a largescale solar energy costs that is less than gas Yeo said at the Singapore International Energy Week NeutralSINGAPORE Southeast Asia is accelerating plans to harness energy from the sun in coming years as the cost of generating electricity from some solar power projects has become more affordable than gasfired plants officials and analysts said http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-singapore-energy-solar/cheaper-solar-power-gains-ground-in-southeast-asia-idUSKBN1XA1KJ2019-11-01
The airline currently flies to destinations including Japan Hong Kong Singapore China and India NeutralIndustry sources said VietJet would be among the first to put the XLR into service http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-vietjet-orders/vietnams-vietjet-orders-20-airbus-a321xlr-aircraft-idUSKBN1XA1RS2019-11-01
Singapore Exchange Limiteds chief executive Boon Chye Loh on Tuesday declined to comment directly on whether the exchange was in talks about a future international listing of Aramco in Singapore NegativeSaudi Aramco aims to announce the start of its initial public offering on Nov http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-aramco-ipo/saudi-aramco-aims-to-begin-planned-ipo-on-november-3-sources-idUSKBN1X80JH2019-10-30
If Singapore is saying this then maybe other governments will follow said Hussein Dia professor of future urban mobility at Swinburne University in Melbourne Australia NeutralTOKYO When Toyota Motor Corp http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-autoshow-tokyo-toyota-technology/toyotas-not-alone-in-the-slow-lane-to-self-driving-cars-idUSKBN1X41XF2019-10-26
Singapore a pioneer for practical testing of autonomous vehicles has struck a more cautious tone NegativeTOKYO When Toyota Motor Corp http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-autoshow-tokyo-toyota-technology/toyotas-not-alone-in-the-slow-lane-to-self-driving-cars-idUSKBN1X41XF2019-10-26
Whatever comes out of Singapore the world watches and he added referring to its driverless expertise NeutralTOKYO When Toyota Motor Corp http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-autoshow-tokyo-toyota-technology/toyotas-not-alone-in-the-slow-lane-to-self-driving-cars-idUSKBN1X41XF2019-10-26
SINGAPORE Oct 25 Stockpiles of lowsulphur marine fuels held in floating storage around the Singapore trading and pricing hub are steadily growing ahead of a 2020 global deadline for rules that have shaken the global oil refining and shipping industries PositiveSINGAPORE Oct 25 Stockpiles of lowsulphur marine fuels held in floating storage around the Singapore trading and pricing hub are steadily growing ahead of a 2020 global deadline for rules that have shaken the global oil refining and shipping industries http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/asia-fueloil-imo/marine-fuel-floating-storage-builds-in-asia-ahead-of-new-shipping-rules-idUSL3N27A0XQ2019-10-25
To meet the growing demand for LSFO traders and suppliers are building inventories of the fuel around Singapore which is by far the worlds largest bunkering hub PositiveSINGAPORE Oct 25 Stockpiles of lowsulphur marine fuels held in floating storage around the Singapore trading and pricing hub are steadily growing ahead of a 2020 global deadline for rules that have shaken the global oil refining and shipping industries http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/asia-fueloil-imo/marine-fuel-floating-storage-builds-in-asia-ahead-of-new-shipping-rules-idUSL3N27A0XQ2019-10-25
Some Singaporebased coal traders forecast Chinese coal imports could reach at least 305 million tonnes NegativeChina the worlds top coal buyer is on track to boost imports of the fuel by more than this year traders and analysts said on Tuesday countering earlier expectations that shipments would be capped by Beijing at the same level as 2018 http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-coal-imports/chinas-2019-coal-imports-set-to-rise-more-than-10-analysts-idUSKBN1X10OM2019-10-23
Talks have taken place with Abu Dhabi Investment Authority Singapores GIC and other funds sources have told Reuters PositiveOil giant Saudi Aramcos muchvaunted stock market listing was delayed after deal advisers said they need more time to lock in cornerstone investors three sources with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-aramco-ipo/aramco-listing-was-delayed-to-rope-in-anchor-investors-sources-idUSKBN1X122F2019-10-23
An investigation by an outside law firm found no evidence of criminal wrongdoing by head office although Singapore staff may have broken local laws Wirecard said at the time NegativeGerman payments company Wirecard has hired KPMG to conduct an independent audit to address allegations by the Financial Times that its finance team had sought to inflate reported sales and profits it said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-wirecard-accounting/wirecard-hires-kpmg-for-independent-audit-after-ft-allegations-idUSKBN1X00LX2019-10-22
Outside Indonesia where it recently launched a style videostreaming service Gojek has also expanded to Singapore Vietnam Thailand and the Philippines PositiveJAKARTA Gojek CEO and cofounder Nadiem Makarim said on Monday he had resigned to join Indonesias new cabinet and the ridehailing and payments company said two senior executives would jointly take over running operations of the billion firm http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-indonesia-politics-president-gojek/gojek-ceo-quits-to-join-indonesian-cabinet-replacements-named-idUSKBN1X00BR2019-10-22
Temasek does not plan to delist Keppel which would remain listed on Singapore Exchange NegativeTemasek already owns 20 http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-keppel-corp-m-a-temasek-holdings/temasek-makes-3-billion-bid-for-singapores-keppel-sparks-sector-ma-talk-idUSKBN1X00N12019-10-22
Singapore was the top destination PositiveKUALA LUMPUR Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said on Monday his exportsreliant country could be hit with trade sanctions amid rising protectionism highlighted by the U.S.China tariff war http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-malaysia/mahathir-warns-of-possible-trade-sanctions-on-malaysia-idUSKBN1X006L2019-10-21
Even if a deal is signed it remains uncertain if the obligations can be fully met on both strategists at Singapores DBS Bank said in a note PositiveDollar nurses overnight losses risk appetite cautious http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-pound-tread-water-aussie-bolstered-by-jobs-report-idUSL3N2720GW2019-10-17
HO CHI MINH Just next to Ho Chi Minh Citys financial district two dozen street vendors stalls display colorful adverts for ewallets backed by private equity firm Warburg Pincus ridehailing firm Grab and Singapore sovereign wealth fund GIC among others PositiveHO CHI MINH Just next to Ho Chi Minh Citys financial district two dozen street vendors stalls display colorful adverts for ewallets backed by private equity firm Warburg Pincus ridehailing firm Grab and Singapore sovereign wealth fund GIC among others http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-southeastasia-payments-analysis/southeast-asias-mobile-payments-face-shakeout-as-market-booms-idUSKBN1WV2V72019-10-17
Southeast Asia has at least 150 ewallet license holders and firms including Grab GoJek Tencent Holdings Ant Financial Singapore Telecom AirAsia and dozens of fintech firms are fighting for dominance PositiveHO CHI MINH Just next to Ho Chi Minh Citys financial district two dozen street vendors stalls display colorful adverts for ewallets backed by private equity firm Warburg Pincus ridehailing firm Grab and Singapore sovereign wealth fund GIC among others http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-southeastasia-payments-analysis/southeast-asias-mobile-payments-face-shakeout-as-market-booms-idUSKBN1WV2V72019-10-17
BRASILIA Brazil aims to conclude free trade agreements between the South American free trade bloc Mercosur and Singapore and South Korea by next year as it also eyes deals with several other Asian countries a Brazilian diplomat said on Tuesday PositiveBRASILIA Brazil aims to conclude free trade agreements between the South American free trade bloc Mercosur and Singapore and South Korea by next year as it also eyes deals with several other Asian countries a Brazilian diplomat said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-trade/brazil-aims-to-forge-more-trade-accords-as-bolsonaro-heads-to-asia-idUSKBN1WU3282019-10-16
The consortium is made up of KKR and Singapores sovereign wealth fund GIC which will restructure its current investment in the hospitals business and reinvest with the buyout firm PositiveThe sale which values the whole unit at 83 billion pesos http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-metro-pacific-m-a-kkr/kkr-and-gic-buy-42-5-stake-in-philippines-top-hospital-chain-idUSKBN1WU00X2019-10-15
War risk insurance premiums for the Red Sea will now likely go up significantly as will likely the freight said Ashok Sharma managing director of shipbroker BRS Baxi in Singapore NegativeDUBAI An Iranianowned oil tanker was struck probably by missiles in the Red Sea off Saudi Arabias coast on Friday Iranian media said an incident that if confirmed will stoke tension in a region rattled by attacks on tankers and oil sites since May http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-iran-tanker/iranian-oil-tanker-hit-off-saudi-coast-may-have-been-missiles-iranian-media-reports-idUSKBN1WQ0G02019-10-12
Dyson selected Singapore a country that does not have any existing car manufacturing to build the car which was targeted at markets in China and elsewhere in Asia PositiveLONDON James Dyson the inventor of the bagless vacuum cleaner has canceled his ambitious plan to build an electric car because the project was not commercially viable http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-dyson-auto-cancellation/britains-james-dyson-scraps-electric-car-project-idUSKBN1WP2HB2019-10-11
JPMorgan has set up its Singapore trust company which had been in the works for some time some three years after the private bank established its Asian booking center there PositiveSINGAPORE JPMorgan Chase Co http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-jp-morgan-singapore/jpmorgan-targets-asias-growing-wealth-with-singapore-trust-company-idUSKBN1WP1BR2019-10-11
Several of JPMorgans European clients were also keen to book their trusts in Singapore she added PositiveSINGAPORE JPMorgan Chase Co http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-jp-morgan-singapore/jpmorgan-targets-asias-growing-wealth-with-singapore-trust-company-idUSKBN1WP1BR2019-10-11
Singapore is home to a number of trusts set up by private banks and corporates among others supported by an advanced legal framework PositiveSINGAPORE JPMorgan Chase Co http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-jp-morgan-singapore/jpmorgan-targets-asias-growing-wealth-with-singapore-trust-company-idUSKBN1WP1BR2019-10-11
The government aims to forge trade agreements between the Mercosur South America trade bloc and countries including Canada Japan and Singapore Dias said at an international investment conference in Paulo PositivePAULO Brazil is eager to boost its share of global trade beyond the current level of and that may be achieved by negotiating access to new markets Agriculture Minister Tereza Cristina Dias said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-agriculture/brazil-eager-to-boost-share-of-global-trade-with-new-pacts-farm-minister-idUSKBN1WP3032019-10-11
Half of Asset World Corporations shares were subscribed by 13 cornerstone investors including Singapore sovereign wealth fund GIC which put in about million PositiveThailand and Philippine companies are leading a regional pickup in initial public offerings spurred by growing investor interest in firms focused on Southeast Asian consumers http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-southeast-asia-ipo/thailand-philippine-firms-lead-revival-in-southeast-asia-ipos-idUSKBN1WO1DJ2019-10-10
Officesharing startup WeWork on Thursday said it will open two new locations in Singapore this year even as its seeks a billion lifeline from its biggestbacker Softbank Group Corp PositiveOfficesharing startup WeWork on Thursday said it will open two new locations in Singapore this year even as its seeks a billion lifeline from its biggestbacker Softbank Group Corp http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-wework-expansion-singapore/wework-to-open-two-new-locations-in-singapore-amid-cost-cutting-drive-idUSKBN1WP0CG2019-10-10
SINGAPORE Singapore will ban advertisements of drinks with high sugar content media reported on Thursday as the government seeks to tackle diabetes in the citystate NegativeSINGAPORE Singapore will ban advertisements of drinks with high sugar content media reported on Thursday as the government seeks to tackle diabetes in the citystate http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-singapore-health/singapore-to-ban-sugary-drink-ads-in-fight-against-diabetes-media-idUSKBN1WP0J42019-10-10
Shopping malls and businesses have been forced to shut repeatedly while a slew of events and conferences have moved to other locations including Singapore NeutralHONG KONG Hong Kongs metro rail system will shut early again on Thursday to allow time to repair damaged facilities its operator said as the city braced for more antigovernment demonstrations after a string of violent protests in the Asian financial hub http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-hongkong-protests/more-hong-kong-protests-planned-as-metro-limps-back-to-business-idUSKBN1WP0952019-10-10
Should U.S.China trade negotiations take a turn for the worst market pessimism will impose sharp negative pressures on oil prices said Benjamin Lu commodities analyst at Phillip Futures in Singapore NegativeSEOUL Oil prices fell on Thursday on concerns of lower fuel demand as talks this week between the United States and China the worlds two largest oil users are not expected to help end the trade war between them adding to anxieties about the global economy http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-prices-fall-as-hopes-for-u-s-china-trade-progress-wilt-idUSKBN1WP04A2019-10-10
Singapore still leads on overall first time share sales in Southeast Asia in 2019 but it has achieved this mainly through offerings of real estate and business trusts PositiveThailand and Philippine companies are leading a regional pickup in initial public offerings spurred by growing investor interest in firms focused on Southeast Asian consumers http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-southeast-asia-ipo/thailand-philippine-firms-lead-revival-in-southeast-asia-ipos-idUSKBN1WO1DJ2019-10-10
Singapores action appears to go further than measures in Mexico Britain and Canada which restrict when advertisements for highcalorie food and drinks can be shown on television PositiveSINGAPORE Singapore will ban advertisements of drinks with high sugar content media reported on Thursday as the government seeks to tackle diabetes in the citystate http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-singapore-health/singapore-to-ban-sugary-drink-ads-in-fight-against-diabetes-media-idUSKBN1WP0J42019-10-10
There are many headlines flying about some negative and some said Stuart Oakley global head of flow FX at Nomura in Singapore NegativeTrade talks headlines turn sentiment sour then sweet http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-currencies-whipsaw-on-mixed-trade-signals-yuan-rebounds-idUSL3N26V0SR2019-10-10
Wealthy Singapore has one of the highest rates of diabetes in the world partly caused by its fastageing population and a culture of eating out at inexpensive hawker centers PositiveSINGAPORE Singapore will ban advertisements of drinks with high sugar content media reported on Thursday as the government seeks to tackle diabetes in the citystate http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-singapore-health/singapore-to-ban-sugary-drink-ads-in-fight-against-diabetes-media-idUSKBN1WP0J42019-10-10
Transit Australias largest private operator of metropolitan public bus services also operates in London and Singapore NeutralThe acquisition also includes a million earnout component based on Transits FY20 earnings http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-transit-systems-m-a-sealink-travel/australias-sealink-travel-to-acquire-private-bus-operator-transit-systems-idUSKBN1WN0242019-10-08
PropertyGuru operates in Singapore Vietnam Thailand Malaysia and Indonesia PositiveSINGAPORE Southeast Asian online realtor PropertyGuru Ltd filed a prospectus in Australia seeking an initial public offering that could raise as much as http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-propertyguru-ipo/propertygurus-australia-ipo-set-to-raise-as-much-as-257-million-idUSKBN1WM0BQ2019-10-07
Hong Kong may have lost as much as billion in deposits to rival financial hub Singapore from June through August Goldman Sachs estimated this week NegativeHONG KONG Tens of thousands of protesters marched through central Hong Kong on Sunday wearing face masks in defiance of colonialera emergency powers which threaten them with a year in prison for hiding their faces http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-hongkong-protests/thousands-defy-anti-mask-law-and-march-in-hong-kong-idUSKCN1WL00V2019-10-06
Even Singapore which has tight restrictions on foreign labor has said it will pursue more talent from overseas as it ramps up efforts to grow the sector PositiveSINGAPORE Southeast Asias internet economy is forecast to reach billion by 2025 as millions of people in the region take up online shopping and embrace rideshare food delivery an industry report said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-southeast-asia-internet/southeast-asias-internet-economy-to-hit-300-billion-by-2025-report-idUSKBN1WI07X2019-10-03
HONG KONG Hong Kong may have lost as much as billion in deposits to rival financial hub Singapore between June and August as political unrest escalated in the Chinese city Goldman Sachs estimated this week NegativeHONG KONG Hong Kong may have lost as much as billion in deposits to rival financial hub Singapore between June and August as political unrest escalated in the Chinese city Goldman Sachs estimated this week http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-hongkong-protest-markets/about-4-billion-hong-kong-deposits-may-have-left-for-singapore-as-protests-rage-goldman-idUSKBN1WI0CR2019-10-03
There are 360 million Internet users across the countries covered in the report Indonesia Malaysia Vietnam Singapore and the Philippines up from 260 million four years earlier NeutralSINGAPORE Oct 3 Southeast Asias Internet economy was forecast to grow this year to billion as millions of people in region went online to shop for the first time and rideshare firms grew in popularity an industry report showed on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/southeast-asia-internet/southeast-asias-internet-economy-to-hit-100-bln-this-year-report-idUSL5N26O0982019-10-03
There are 360 million internet users across the countries covered in the report Indonesia Malaysia Vietnam Singapore and the Philippines up from 260 million four years earlier NeutralSINGAPORE Southeast Asias internet economy is forecast to reach billion by 2025 as millions of people in the region take up online shopping and embrace rideshare food delivery an industry report said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-southeast-asia-internet/southeast-asias-internet-economy-to-hit-300-billion-by-2025-report-idUSKBN1WI07X2019-10-03
Apple Inc supplier TSMC has countersued smaller contract chipmaking rival GlobalFoundries Inc in the United States Germany and Singapore saying the U.S. firm has infringed 25 of its patents NegativeApple Inc supplier TSMC has countersued smaller contract chipmaking rival GlobalFoundries Inc in the United States Germany and Singapore saying the U.S. firm has infringed 25 of its patents http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/db-tsmc-globalfoundries-lawsuit-test/tsmc-counter-sues-us-chip-rival-globalfoundries-for-patent-infringement-idUSKBN1WG3B52019-10-02
SINGAPORE Singapore is about to introduce a law against fake which rights groups have warned may stifle free speech and opposition politicians have said could give the government too much power as elections loom NegativeSINGAPORE Singapore is about to introduce a law against fake which rights groups have warned may stifle free speech and opposition politicians have said could give the government too much power as elections loom http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-fakenews/singapore-fake-news-law-set-to-come-into-force-on-wednesday-idUSKBN1WG3ND2019-10-02
Singapore is expected to hold elections within months after the government said last month it had formed a panel to review electoral boundaries NeutralSINGAPORE Singapore is about to introduce a law against fake which rights groups have warned may stifle free speech and opposition politicians have said could give the government too much power as elections loom http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-fakenews/singapore-fake-news-law-set-to-come-into-force-on-wednesday-idUSKBN1WG3ND2019-10-02
That means the market is not pricing in any risk premium from further potential said Howie Lee economist at Singapores OCBC bank NeutralSINGAPORE Oil rebounded from several days of declining values after industry data showed a surprise drop in U.S. crude inventories offsetting weak economic readings in the United States that have depressed global stock markets http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-recovers-ground-after-u-s-data-shows-crude-stock-build-idUSKBN1WH05V2019-10-02
SINGAPORE German startup Volocopter said Singapore is emerging as one of the most likely destinations for the commercial launch of its electric helicopters where it hopes to offer shorthop flights for the price of a limousine ride PositiveSINGAPORE German startup Volocopter said Singapore is emerging as one of the most likely destinations for the commercial launch of its electric helicopters where it hopes to offer shorthop flights for the price of a limousine ride http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-aviation-volocopter-singapore/volocopter-eyes-launch-of-its-electric-helicopter-taxis-in-singapore-idUSKBN1WF0ZO2019-10-01
KUALA LUMPUR Sept 29 Malaysia and Singapore have agreed to delay by another month a decision on whether to go ahead with a billiondollar train project connecting the citystate with Malaysias southern state of Johor Malaysia said on Sunday NegativeKUALA LUMPUR Sept 29 Malaysia and Singapore have agreed to delay by another month a decision on whether to go ahead with a billiondollar train project connecting the citystate with Malaysias southern state of Johor Malaysia said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/malaysia-singapore-railway/debt-chocked-malaysia-dithers-on-1-bln-train-project-with-singapore-idUSL3N26K02O2019-09-29
Malaysia will have to pay Singapore abortive costs if the Rapid Transit System Link is not taken forward PositiveKUALA LUMPUR Sept 29 Malaysia and Singapore have agreed to delay by another month a decision on whether to go ahead with a billiondollar train project connecting the citystate with Malaysias southern state of Johor Malaysia said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/malaysia-singapore-railway/debt-chocked-malaysia-dithers-on-1-bln-train-project-with-singapore-idUSL3N26K02O2019-09-29
The Southeast Asian neighbours last year also suspended a highspeed rail project linking Singapore to the Malaysian capital Kuala Lumpur which analysts estimated to cost around billion NegativeKUALA LUMPUR Sept 29 Malaysia and Singapore have agreed to delay by another month a decision on whether to go ahead with a billiondollar train project connecting the citystate with Malaysias southern state of Johor Malaysia said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/malaysia-singapore-railway/debt-chocked-malaysia-dithers-on-1-bln-train-project-with-singapore-idUSL3N26K02O2019-09-29
Everyone wants to avoid exposure to U.S. a Singaporebased trader said NeutralKey oil freight rates from the Middle East to Asia rocketed as much as on Friday in a global oil shipping market spooked by United States sanctions on units of Chinese giant COSCO for alleged involvement in ferrying crude out of Iran http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-nuclear-usa-cosco-energy/oil-shipping-rates-soar-as-u-s-supertanker-sanctions-rattle-crude-trade-idUSKBN1WC07F2019-09-28
Singaporean sovereign wealth fund GIC was among foreign investors buying million worth of shares PositiveBANGKOK The hospitality and property firm of Thai billionaire Charoen Sirivadhanabhakd Asset World Corp raised 48 billion baht http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-assetworld-ipo/awc-raises-1-57-billion-in-thailands-largest-corporate-listing-idUSKBN1WC0X32019-09-28
That means an increase of about per ship a Singaporebased crude oil trader said PositiveKey oil freight rates from the Middle East to Asia rocketed as much as on Friday in a global oil shipping market spooked by United States sanctions on units of Chinese giant COSCO for alleged involvement in ferrying crude out of Iran http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-nuclear-usa-cosco-energy/oil-shipping-rates-soar-as-u-s-supertanker-sanctions-rattle-crude-trade-idUSKBN1WC07F2019-09-28
It is unlikely that policymakers will impose a level on themselves having got the psychological seven out of the said Frances Cheung Asia strategist at Westpac Banking Corporation in Singapore NegativeKONG China having let the yuan cross the once sacred red line of 7 per dollar will allow its currency to fall further and may even risk U.S. anger by using it as a bargaining chip in already thorny trade talks market participants believe http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-markets-yuan/its-leash-lengthened-chinas-yuan-flirts-with-trade-war-role-idUSKBN1WB17Z2019-09-27
SINGAPORE Social media giant Facebook Inc said on Thursday it had implemented new rules for political advertisements in Singapore ahead of an election in the citystate expected within months NeutralSINGAPORE Social media giant Facebook Inc said on Thursday it had implemented new rules for political advertisements in Singapore ahead of an election in the citystate expected within months http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-facebook-singapore/facebook-tightens-political-ad-rules-in-singapore-as-election-looms-idUSKBN1WB0GN2019-09-26
Singapore which has been ruled by the Peoples Action Party since it split from Malaysia in 1965 has repeatedly said it is vulnerable to foreign interference in its domestic affairs NegativeSINGAPORE Social media giant Facebook Inc said on Thursday it had implemented new rules for political advertisements in Singapore ahead of an election in the citystate expected within months http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-facebook-singapore/facebook-tightens-political-ad-rules-in-singapore-as-election-looms-idUSKBN1WB0GN2019-09-26
TALLINN Venturefunded Estonian company Funderbeam said on Wednesday it had obtained two financial services licenses from Singapore authorities which will enable it to offer a global secondary market for trading in private companies PositiveTALLINN Venturefunded Estonian company Funderbeam said on Wednesday it had obtained two financial services licenses from Singapore authorities which will enable it to offer a global secondary market for trading in private companies http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-estonia-exchange-singapore/estonian-startup-bourse-gets-singapore-license-for-global-trading-idUSKBN1WA2PQ2019-09-26
The company also had customers in Ireland Singapore and Mexico PositiveBELFAST Wrightbus maker of Londons red doubledeckers and one of Northern Irelands largest manufacturers was placed into administration on Wednesday with almost all of its 1250 staff losing their jobs administrators Deloitte said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-nireland-economy-wrightbus/northern-irelands-boris-bus-maker-wrightbus-enters-administration-1200-jobs-lost-idUSKBN1WA1FG2019-09-26
Aviva operates wholly owned businesses in Singapore and Vietnam with Singapore contributing nearly half of the Asian businesses operating profits PositiveHONG German insurer Allianz Nippon Life and Insurance are vying with rivals to buy the Singapore and Vietnam businesses of Britains Aviva in a deal likely to be worth up to http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-aviva-gb-m-a-asia-exclusive/exclusive-avivas-asian-units-attract-interest-from-global-suitors-sources-idUSKBN1W90JX2019-09-25
HONG German insurer Allianz Nippon Life and Insurance are vying with rivals to buy the Singapore and Vietnam businesses of Britains Aviva in a deal likely to be worth up to PositiveHONG German insurer Allianz Nippon Life and Insurance are vying with rivals to buy the Singapore and Vietnam businesses of Britains Aviva in a deal likely to be worth up to http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-aviva-gb-m-a-asia-exclusive/exclusive-avivas-asian-units-attract-interest-from-global-suitors-sources-idUSKBN1W90JX2019-09-25
Indonesias plan follows its successful effort to get Alphabet Incs Google to pay taxes on Indonesiarelated advertising revenue booked at its Asia headquarters in Singapore PositiveSoutheast Asian governments are banding together to take on global tech giants on issues including fake and taxation marking a new stage in the regions approach to the internets explosive growth http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-southeastasia-fakenews/southeast-asian-nations-weigh-unified-approach-to-regulating-big-tech-idUSKBN1W90JH2019-09-25
Shifting winds have spread smoke belched by fires on the islands of Borneo and Sumatra across Southeast Asia this year bringing a choking smog to Indonesias neighbors Malaysia and Singapore NegativePALANGKARAYA Indonesia Wearing green gumboots and hauling a bucket of water Indonesian policeman Toha runs up a road on the island of Borneo where forest fires have filled the air with thick gray smoke and swirling cinders http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-southeastasia-haze-indonesia-police/my-souls-calling-indonesian-policeman-battles-forest-fires-idUSKBN1W90852019-09-25
Singapore has already passed a complex fake law requiring internet companies to label or remove content deemed untrue NegativeSoutheast Asian governments are banding together to take on global tech giants on issues including fake and taxation marking a new stage in the regions approach to the internets explosive growth http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-southeastasia-fakenews/southeast-asian-nations-weigh-unified-approach-to-regulating-big-tech-idUSKBN1W90JH2019-09-25
A PDS representative in Singapore said it could not comment beyond the statement from its parent NeutralMitsubishi Corp http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-mitsubishi-crude-trading-results/mitsubishi-says-singapore-based-oil-trader-lost-320-million-in-unauthorized-trades-idUSKBN1W510H2019-09-21
A Singapore police spokesman confirmed that a report had been lodged and the matter was being looked into but declined to confirm the identity of the trader NegativeMitsubishi Corp http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-mitsubishi-crude-trading-results/mitsubishi-says-singapore-based-oil-trader-lost-320-million-in-unauthorized-trades-idUSKBN1W510H2019-09-21
BERLIN Sept 20 Facebooks planned cryptocurrency Libra will be backed by a basket of currencies including the U.S. dollar euro yen sterling and Singapore dollar but excluding Chinas yuan Der Spiegel reported referring to a letter from Facebook PositiveBERLIN Sept 20 Facebooks planned cryptocurrency Libra will be backed by a basket of currencies including the U.S. dollar euro yen sterling and Singapore dollar but excluding Chinas yuan Der Spiegel reported referring to a letter from Facebook http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/facebook-libra-basket/no-chinese-yuan-in-basket-underpinning-facebooks-libra-spiegel-idUSL5N26B3XE2019-09-21
BERLIN The U.S. dollar will make up of the basket of currencies backing Facebooks planned digital coin Libra with the euro yen sterling and Singapore dollar comprising the rest Der Spiegel reported referring to a letter from Facebook PositiveBERLIN The U.S. dollar will make up of the basket of currencies backing Facebooks planned digital coin Libra with the euro yen sterling and Singapore dollar comprising the rest Der Spiegel reported referring to a letter from Facebook http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-facebook-libra-basket/u-s-dollar-to-be-main-currency-underpinning-facebooks-libra-spiegel-idUSKBN1W522K2019-09-21
But it said the reserve was expected to be a pool of cash and very shortterm government securities denominated in U.S. dollars euros yen sterling and Singapore dollars NeutralBERLIN The U.S. dollar will make up of the basket of currencies backing Facebooks planned digital coin Libra with the euro yen sterling and Singapore dollar comprising the rest Der Spiegel reported referring to a letter from Facebook http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-facebook-libra-basket/u-s-dollar-to-be-main-currency-underpinning-facebooks-libra-spiegel-idUSKBN1W522K2019-09-21
While trying to locate the trader who had not returned to its PetroDiamond Singapore oil unit after a holiday Mitsubishi discovered the losses a spokesman told Reuters NegativeMitsubishi Corp http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-mitsubishi-crude-trading-results/mitsubishi-says-singapore-based-oil-trader-lost-320-million-in-unauthorized-trades-idUSKBN1W510H2019-09-21
UMGs new Singapore hub is designed to anchor its business in the region which now includes a Vietnam office PositiveSINGAPORE Korea brought the world KPop http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-vivendi-universal-southeastasia/hip-hope-universal-music-opens-southeast-asia-hq-betting-on-rap-idUSKBN1W21DU2019-09-18
Mugabe who ruled Zimbabwe for 37 years until he was ousted by his own army in November 2017 died in a Singapore hospital six days ago aged 95 NegativeHARARE Zimbabwes former president Robert Mugabe will be buried at a private ceremony at a date still to be decided his family said on Thursday in an embarrassment for his successor who wants him interred at a national shrine on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-zimbabwe-mugabe/mugabes-family-says-burial-to-be-private-in-snub-to-successor-idUSKCN1VX0SS2019-09-13
In April the Pentagon told Congress it was considering selling the jets to the European nation a NATO member as well as Greece Romania Spain and Singapore PositiveWASHINGTON The U.S. State Department said on Wednesday it had approved a proposed sale of 32 Lockheed Martin Corp F35 fighter jets worth http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-usa-poland-f-35/u-s-backs-proposed-6-5-billion-sale-of-32-f-35-lockheed-jets-to-poland-idUSKCN1VW29R2019-09-12
SINGAPORE Singaporean robot creator Wong Choon Yue raises his left hand and swipes it past a sensor in a highfive gesture PositiveSINGAPORE Singaporean robot creator Wong Choon Yue raises his left hand and swipes it past a sensor in a highfive gesture http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-future-jobs-singapore-robots/singaporean-robot-designing-couple-welcomes-own-human-creation-idUSKCN1VW1KJ2019-09-12
A deal would see Singaporebased Grab buy a majority interest in Antbacked DANA from Indonesian media conglomerate Elang Mahkota Teknologi and merge it with OVO they said PositiveJAKARTA SoftBankbacked ride hailer Grab is in talks to merge OVO an Indonesian digital payments firm in which it owns shares with an Ant Financialbacked local peer to build heft and power ahead of archrival Gojek people familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-indonesia-m-a-grab-exclusive/exclusive-grab-in-talks-to-merge-indonesian-payment-firms-to-overtake-gojek-sources-idUSKCN1VW0F42019-09-11
Earlier a police motorcade escorted vehicles to the airport from the Singapore Casket a funeral parlor where Mugabes body was being held NeutralSINGAPORE The body of Zimbabwes former president Robert Mugabe was en route from Singapore to Zimbabwe on Wednesday five days after he died in hospital in the citystate according to an event schedule issued by his embassy and flight data http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-zimbabwe-mugabe-singapore/mugabes-body-leaves-singapore-for-burial-in-zimbabwe-idUSKCN1VW00S2019-09-11
Mugabes body was due to leave Singapore at a NegativeSINGAPORE The body of Zimbabwes former president Robert Mugabe was en route from Singapore to Zimbabwe on Wednesday five days after he died in hospital in the citystate according to an event schedule issued by his embassy and flight data http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-zimbabwe-mugabe-singapore/mugabes-body-leaves-singapore-for-burial-in-zimbabwe-idUSKCN1VW00S2019-09-11
SINGAPORE The body of Zimbabwes former president Robert Mugabe was en route from Singapore to Zimbabwe on Wednesday five days after he died in hospital in the citystate according to an event schedule issued by his embassy and flight data NegativeSINGAPORE The body of Zimbabwes former president Robert Mugabe was en route from Singapore to Zimbabwe on Wednesday five days after he died in hospital in the citystate according to an event schedule issued by his embassy and flight data http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-zimbabwe-mugabe-singapore/mugabes-body-leaves-singapore-for-burial-in-zimbabwe-idUSKCN1VW00S2019-09-11
HARARE A plane has left Zimbabwe for Singapore carrying government officials and relatives to bring home the body of Robert Mugabe but it was still not clear where the former leader would be buried a family spokesman said on Monday NegativeHARARE A plane has left Zimbabwe for Singapore carrying government officials and relatives to bring home the body of Robert Mugabe but it was still not clear where the former leader would be buried a family spokesman said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-zimbabwe-mugabe/plane-leaves-zimbabwe-for-singapore-to-bring-home-mugabes-body-idUSKCN1VU1392019-09-10
KUTAMA Zimbabwe In the dusty village where Zimbabwes founding father Robert Mugabe grew up family members speak of the deep bitterness Mugabe felt from his ousting as head of state two years ago until his death in Singapore on Friday NegativeKUTAMA Zimbabwe In the dusty village where Zimbabwes founding father Robert Mugabe grew up family members speak of the deep bitterness Mugabe felt from his ousting as head of state two years ago until his death in Singapore on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-zimbabwe-mugabe-kutama/in-mugabes-village-relatives-say-he-was-very-bitter-before-death-idUSKCN1VS0L62019-09-08
Mugabe died on Friday aged 95 in Singapore where he had long received medical treatment NegativeHARARE Zimbabweans on Saturday mourned the death of their founding father Robert Mugabe but there was confusion over when his body would be returned from abroad for burial two years after he was toppled in a coup http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-zimbabwe-mugabe/zimbabweans-mourn-founder-mugabe-but-confused-over-burial-idUSKCN1VS0AM2019-09-08
One victims mother was notified in Japan and another family was found in Singapore Brown said NegativeLOS ANGELES The 34 people killed when a dive boat caught fire and sank off the California coast likely died from smoke inhalation and may have been dead before flames consumed their bunk area the local sheriff said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-california-fire/california-boat-fire-victims-likely-died-of-smoke-inhalation-idUSKCN1VR2CK2019-09-08
He died in Singapore where he had long received medical treatment NegativeHARARE Robert Mugabe the bush war guerrilla who led Zimbabwe to independence and crushed his foes during nearly four decades of rule as his country descended into poverty hyperinflation and unrest died on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-zimbabwe-mugabe/robert-mugabe-death-of-a-liberation-icon-who-crushed-his-foes-as-zimbabwe-unraveled-idUSKCN1VR0FZ2019-09-07
Singaporebased Grab offers rides in cars and on motorcycles while its rival Get a unit of Indonesias GoJek only offers motorcycle rides PositiveBANGKOK Thailand has drafted guidelines to regulate ridehailing companies and aims to legalize the services by March 2020 the transport ministry said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-thailand-ridehailing/thailand-to-legalize-ride-hailing-services-by-early-2020-ministry-idUSKCN1VR1L92019-09-07
2019 Mugabe travels several times to Singapore to seek medical treatment as pictures of the gaunt grayhaired former leader circulate on social media PositiveHARARE Following are key milestones in the life of Zimbabwes former leader Robert Mugabe http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-zimbabwe-mugabe-timeline/timeline-a-look-at-the-life-of-zimbabwes-late-president-robert-mugabe-idUSKCN1VR0JM2019-09-06
In November Mnangagwa said Mugabe was no longer able to walk when he had been admitted to a hospital in Singapore without saying what treatment Mugabe had been undergoing NegativeHARARE Robert Mugabe the guerrilla leader who led Zimbabwe to independence in 1980 died aged 95 on Friday two years after the army brought an ignominious end to almost four decades of his ironfisted rule http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-zimbabwe-mugabe/robert-mugabe-guerrilla-leader-turned-iron-fisted-president-dead-at-95-idUSKCN1VR0FZ2019-09-06
Mugabe died in Singapore where he has often received medical treatment in recent years NegativeHARARE Robert Mugabe the guerrilla leader who led Zimbabwe to independence in 1980 died aged 95 on Friday two years after the army brought an ignominious end to almost four decades of his ironfisted rule http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-zimbabwe-mugabe/robert-mugabe-guerrilla-leader-turned-iron-fisted-president-dead-at-95-idUSKCN1VR0FZ2019-09-06
Mugabe who died in Singapore aged 95 was ultimately ousted by his own armed forces in November 2017 NegativeZimbabwes Robert Mugabe was feted as an African liberation hero and champion of racial reconciliation when he first came to power in a nation divided by nearly a century of white colonial rule http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-zimbabwe-mugabe-obituary/zimbabwes-mugabe-from-liberator-to-oppressor-idUSKCN1VR0HK2019-09-06
Other Southeast Asian cities Singapore and Kuala Lumpur were fourth and fifth in the rankings based on thirdparty research proprietary analysis and public data across 200 destination cities NegativeBANGKOK Thailands capital Bangkok edged out Paris and London as the worlds most popular city to visit according to a survey released on Wednesday welcome news for Thailand after worries over a drop in foreign arrivals http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-thailand-tourism/bangkok-tops-paris-london-as-worlds-most-visited-city-mastercard-idUSKCN1VP2FG2019-09-05
But Chan said Singapore cannot afford to sit amid a global shortage of tech talent citing concerns raised by firms with expansion plans such as Alibaba and Grab PositiveSINGAPORE Singapore is pursuing more foreign tech talent as it ramps up efforts to grow the sector its trade minister said on Monday adding that locals would also benefit from the plans amid concerns about preserving jobs as the economy sours http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-singapore-tech/tech-support-singapore-seeks-foreign-talent-for-key-sector-as-economy-stumbles-idUSKCN1VN0GD2019-09-03
SINGAPORE Singapore is pursuing more foreign tech talent as it ramps up efforts to grow the sector its trade minister said on Monday adding that locals would also benefit from the plans amid concerns about preserving jobs as the economy sours PositiveSINGAPORE Singapore is pursuing more foreign tech talent as it ramps up efforts to grow the sector its trade minister said on Monday adding that locals would also benefit from the plans amid concerns about preserving jobs as the economy sours http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-singapore-tech/tech-support-singapore-seeks-foreign-talent-for-key-sector-as-economy-stumbles-idUSKCN1VN0GD2019-09-03
An aggressive CNY depreciation is unlikely in the foreseeable Zhou Hao analyst at Commerzbank in Singapore said in a note on Friday Negativedomestic closing price comments and http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/china-yuan-official-close/chinas-yuan-on-course-for-worst-month-since-1994-idUSB9N22602N2019-08-31
Chun Han Wong a Singapore national had been based in Beijing where he had reported on politics in China since 2014 NeutralSHANGHAI China has not renewed journalists credentials for a reporter of the Wall Street Journal the newspapers parent company said on Friday effectively kicking him out of the country http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-journalist/china-denies-credentials-to-wall-street-journal-reporter-idUSKCN1VK15X2019-08-31
Singapores embassy in Beijing did not reply to emailed questions about Wongs case NegativeSHANGHAI Aug 30 China has not renewed journalists credentials for a reporter of the Wall Street Journal the newspapers parent company said on Friday effectively kicking him out of the country http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/china-journalist/china-denies-credentials-to-wall-street-journal-reporter-paper-idUSL3N25Q2UI2019-08-31
Singapores embassy in Beijing did not reply to emailed questions about the case NegativeSHANGHAI China has not renewed journalists credentials for a reporter of the Wall Street Journal the newspapers parent company said on Friday effectively kicking him out of the country http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-journalist/china-denies-credentials-to-wall-street-journal-reporter-idUSKCN1VK15X2019-08-31
Founded in 1998 Global Switch operates 12 data centers across Europe and Asia including in Hong Kong and Singapore PositiveChinese steel maker Jiangsu Shagang Group Co Ltd bought a further stake in Global Switch Holdings for 1 http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-switch-stake-shagang-group/chinese-steel-maker-picks-additional-24-stake-in-global-switch-ahead-of-ipo-idUSKCN1VH1V22019-08-28
Public safety is our top Singapores transport ministry said in a joint statement with ST Engineering PositiveSINGAPORE Roaming peacocks meandering tourists and curbside bushes were all causing headaches this week for operators of one of the first autonomous bus shuttle services to hit public roads in Singapore http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-singapore-autonomous-bus/automated-buses-dodge-peacocks-tourists-and-plants-in-singapore-test-idUSKCN1VH0K32019-08-28
SINGAPORE Roaming peacocks meandering tourists and curbside bushes were all causing headaches this week for operators of one of the first autonomous bus shuttle services to hit public roads in Singapore NeutralSINGAPORE Roaming peacocks meandering tourists and curbside bushes were all causing headaches this week for operators of one of the first autonomous bus shuttle services to hit public roads in Singapore http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-singapore-autonomous-bus/automated-buses-dodge-peacocks-tourists-and-plants-in-singapore-test-idUSKCN1VH0K32019-08-28
Still the few intrepid tourists who managed to navigate the ondemand service on the trials first day in Singapore did not seem fazed by their robotic navigator NeutralSINGAPORE Roaming peacocks meandering tourists and curbside bushes were all causing headaches this week for operators of one of the first autonomous bus shuttle services to hit public roads in Singapore http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-singapore-autonomous-bus/automated-buses-dodge-peacocks-tourists-and-plants-in-singapore-test-idUSKCN1VH0K32019-08-28
SINGAPORE Singaporebased ridehailing firm Grab is set to invest several hundred million in Vietnam where the company sees its next major growth market just weeks after it unveiled a billion plan in Indonesia PositiveSINGAPORE Singaporebased ridehailing firm Grab is set to invest several hundred million in Vietnam where the company sees its next major growth market just weeks after it unveiled a billion plan in Indonesia http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-grab-southeastasia-exclusive/exclusive-ride-hailing-firm-grab-plans-major-investment-in-vietnam-top-executive-idUSKCN1VG0032019-08-26
Singapore Airlines Etihad HNA and Virgin Group declined to Nanshan did not respond to a request for comment NegativeSINGAPORE Shareholders will press Virgin Australia Holdings new CEO Paul Scurrah to present a robust strategic plan on Wednesday when the airline is expected to report its seventh consecutive annual loss on top of http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-virgin-australia-strategy-focus/turnaround-may-prove-tricky-for-new-virgin-australia-ceo-scurrah-idUSKCN1VG01O2019-08-26
Fitbit Inc said on Wednesday it won a contract with the Singapore government to provide fitness trackers and services to up to one million of the countrys citizens as part of a health initiative that begins in October PositiveFitbit Inc said on Wednesday it won a contract with the Singapore government to provide fitness trackers and services to up to one million of the countrys citizens as part of a health initiative that begins in October http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-fitbit-singapore/fitbit-wins-deal-for-1-million-new-users-in-singapore-health-plan-idUSKCN1VB1JH2019-08-22
The deal which involves the company supplying its trackers free of charge but on the condition that users will spend 10 Singapore dollars PositiveFitbit Inc said on Wednesday it won a contract with the Singapore government to provide fitness trackers and services to up to one million of the countrys citizens as part of a health initiative that begins in October http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-fitbit-singapore/fitbit-wins-deal-for-1-million-new-users-in-singapore-health-plan-idUSKCN1VB1JH2019-08-22
The new Singapore LNG desk will focus on trading the source said NeutralSINGAPORE Noble Group Holdings plans to rebuild its liquefied natural gas and core energy businesses and develop rare earths as it seeks new life as a niche Asiafocused commodity trader sources aware of the matter said http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-noble-group-strategy-exclusive/exclusive-humbled-noble-group-seeks-to-rebuild-lng-energy-businesses-sources-idUSKCN1VB0VF2019-08-22
Protests take economic toll with city on verge of recession Singapore universities cancelling exchanges with Hong Kong British consulate official in Hong Kong missing paragraphs adds bullet NegativeHong Kong leader hopes peaceful protest marks a return to normal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/hongkong-protests/update-3-hong-kong-leader-sees-way-out-of-chaos-through-dialogue-idUSL4N25G0R12019-08-20
Singapore universities have canceled exchange programs to Hong Kong after Singapore warned its citizens to defer travel there news website Today reported NegativeHONG KONG Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Tuesday she hoped a peaceful weekend antigovernment protest was the start of an effort to restore calm and that talks with nonviolent protesters would provide a way for the Chineseruled city http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-hongkong-protests/hong-kong-leader-sees-way-out-of-chaos-after-peaceful-protest-idUSKCN1VA05Y2019-08-20
Singapore universities have cancelled exchange programmes to Hong Kong after Singapore warned its citizens to defer travel there news website Today reported NegativeHong Kong leader hopes peaceful protest marks a return to normal http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/hongkong-protests/update-3-hong-kong-leader-sees-way-out-of-chaos-through-dialogue-idUSL4N25G0R12019-08-20
Singapores foreign ministry said in an advisory last week large protests in Hong Kong had become unpredictable and could turn violent with little or no notice NegativeHONG KONG Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Tuesday she hoped a peaceful weekend antigovernment protest was the start of an effort to restore calm and that talks with nonviolent protesters would provide a way for the Chineseruled city http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-hongkong-protests/hong-kong-leader-sees-way-out-of-chaos-after-peaceful-protest-idUSKCN1VA05Y2019-08-20
It added that the chargers typically provide from to charge in about 30 minutes and are compatible with most electric vehicles in Singapore NeutralSINGAPORE Royal Dutch Shell is launching electric vehicle chargers at petrol stations in Singapore its first such foray in Southeast Asia the company said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-singapore-electric-shell/shell-debuts-electric-vehicle-chargers-in-singapore-first-in-southeast-asia-idUSKCN1V906D2019-08-19
SINGAPORE Royal Dutch Shell is launching electric vehicle chargers at petrol stations in Singapore its first such foray in Southeast Asia the company said on Monday PositiveSINGAPORE Royal Dutch Shell is launching electric vehicle chargers at petrol stations in Singapore its first such foray in Southeast Asia the company said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-singapore-electric-shell/shell-debuts-electric-vehicle-chargers-in-singapore-first-in-southeast-asia-idUSKCN1V906D2019-08-19
Shell plans to make more of such lowcarbon energy solutions available in Singapore in the following months and years she added PositiveSINGAPORE Royal Dutch Shell is launching electric vehicle chargers at petrol stations in Singapore its first such foray in Southeast Asia the company said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-singapore-electric-shell/shell-debuts-electric-vehicle-chargers-in-singapore-first-in-southeast-asia-idUSKCN1V906D2019-08-19
SINGAPORE Researchers in Singapore have invented clothing they say can boost signals and save battery life on wireless devices such as headphones and smart watches PositiveSINGAPORE Researchers in Singapore have invented clothing they say can boost signals and save battery life on wireless devices such as headphones and smart watches http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-singapore-technology/smart-clothing-can-boost-wearable-tech-singapore-researchers-idUSKCN1V50VK2019-08-18
Singapore state investor Temasek Holdings is among those interested in the hospital unit one person said PositiveThe bidders are however valuing the hospital unit at about http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-metro-pacific-m-a-exclusive/exclusive-buyout-firms-kkr-blackstone-among-bidders-for-philippine-hospitals-group-sources-idUSKCN1V609N2019-08-18
This means sensors and wearable technology such as Apple Watches and AirPods can establish stronger connections faster and save energy the scientists at National University of Singapore said PositiveSINGAPORE Researchers in Singapore have invented clothing they say can boost signals and save battery life on wireless devices such as headphones and smart watches http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-singapore-technology/smart-clothing-can-boost-wearable-tech-singapore-researchers-idUSKCN1V50VK2019-08-18
But quotas have been curtailed or not granted at all for several months seven sources in the bullion industry in London Hong Kong Singapore and China said NegativeChina has severely restricted imports of gold since May bullion industry sources with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters in a move that could be aimed at curbing outflows of dollars and bolstering its yuan currency as economic growth slows http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-gold-exclusive/exclusive-china-curbs-gold-imports-as-trade-war-heats-up-idUSKCN1V41XN2019-08-15
StanCharts private banking business caters to wealthy individuals across Asia Africa the Middle East and Europe through booking centers in Singapore Hong Kong Dubai India London and Jersey island PositiveThe private banking business accounted for just 3 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-stanchart-privatebanking/stanchart-eyes-100-billion-private-bank-assets-in-growth-push-to-hire-bankers-idUSKCN1V40I12019-08-15
face severe headwinds as traders swing between demandside worries and supply curtailment said Benjamin Lu analyst at Phillip Futures in Singapore NegativeTOKYO Oil prices fell on Thursday adding to sharp overnight losses as U.S. crude inventories unexpectedly rose fears of recession mounted and economic data out of China and Europe disappointed http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-prices-fall-on-concerns-over-recession-inventories-idUSKCN1V502D2019-08-15
Globally the number of dengue cases dropped in 20172018 but there has been a sharp increase in 2019 especially in Australia Bangladesh Cambodia China Laos Malaysia Philippines Singapore and Vietnam PositiveKUALA LUMPUR Malaysia saw a rise in deaths caused by dengue to 113 by August 3 compared to 70 cases in the same period last year the health ministry said on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-malaysia-dengue/dengue-death-toll-rises-in-malaysia-number-of-cases-close-to-double-idUSKCN1V00D62019-08-11
Trump and Kim have met twice since their first summit in Singapore last year but little progress has been made on the Norths stated commitment to denuclearize PositiveSEOUL North Korean leader Kim Jong Un inspected Saturdays test of a new weapon state media KCNA said on Sunday as a senior diplomat dismissed the possibility of interKorean talks in protest against South KoreaU.S. military drills http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-missiles/north-korea-says-no-talks-with-south-due-to-drills-kim-oversaw-test-of-new-weapon-kcna-idUSKCN1V00T82019-08-11
Ever since the U.S. president announced a tariff on Chinese products Brazilian prices have said a trader on the sidelines of an industry conference in Singapore NegativeSINGAPORE A jump in prices for Brazilian soybeans is putting off buyers in China two traders said even as the rise was driven by expected demand from the worlds No http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-china-soybeans-brazil/chinese-soybean-buyers-shy-away-from-brazilian-cargoes-as-prices-jump-traders-idUSKCN1UY0TZ2019-08-09
Britain Japan Singapore and Australia have issued travel alerts following the violent protests NegativeHONG KONG Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-hongkong-protests-results/hong-kong-protests-take-a-toll-as-companies-flag-impact-idUSKCN1UX0LG2019-08-07
NSE and Singapore Exchange win approval for joint derivatives project PositiveMonetary Policy Committee to announce interest rate decision in Mumbai http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/india-morningcall/morning-news-call-india-august-7-idUSL4N2530FQ2019-08-07
SINGAPORE Members of the United Nations on Wednesday signed the Singapore Convention on Mediation an agreement it hopes will make it easier to settle crossborder commercial disputes and stabilise trade relationships PositiveSINGAPORE Members of the United Nations on Wednesday signed the Singapore Convention on Mediation an agreement it hopes will make it easier to settle crossborder commercial disputes and stabilise trade relationships http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-un-convention-singapore/u-n-members-sign-mediation-convention-to-settle-trade-disputes-idUSKCN1UX0932019-08-07
This will help advance international trade commerce and said Singapores Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong at the signing ceremony PositiveSINGAPORE Members of the United Nations on Wednesday signed the Singapore Convention on Mediation an agreement it hopes will make it easier to settle crossborder commercial disputes and stabilise trade relationships http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-un-convention-singapore/u-n-members-sign-mediation-convention-to-settle-trade-disputes-idUSKCN1UX0932019-08-07
Blackstones consortium which includes Canada Pension Plan Investment Board and Singaporean sovereign wealth fund GIC Special Investments Pte Ltd holds a stake in Refinitiv PositiveLONDON London Stock Exchange has agreed to buy financial information provider Refinitiv in a billion deal aimed at offering trading across regions and currencies and establishing the British company as a rival to Bloomberg http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-refinitiv-m-a-lse/britains-lse-delivers-defining-27-billion-refinitiv-deal-in-data-drive-idUSKCN1UR3N22019-08-02
Ethnic Chinese make up of Singapores domestic population while Malays and Indians make up and respectively NeutralSINGAPORE Facebook and other social media sites have restricted access to a satirical rap video in Singapore after the wealthy citystates government requested the removal of content it said could fan racial tension http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-socialmedia/social-media-sites-block-satirical-rap-video-in-singapore-after-government-complaint-idUSKCN1US0K82019-08-02
Globally the number of dengue cases dropped in 20172018 but there has been a sharp increase in 2019 especially in Australia Cambodia China Laos Malaysia Philippines Singapore and Vietnam PositiveDHAKA Bangladesh is grappling with its worst outbreak of dengue fever with hospitals packed with patients as the disease spreads rapidly in the denselypopulated country http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-bangladesh-dengue/bangladesh-struggles-with-worst-outbreak-of-dengue-fever-idUSKCN1UR4UQ2019-08-02
SINGAPORE Facebook and other social media sites have restricted access to a satirical rap video in Singapore after the wealthy citystates government requested the removal of content it said could fan racial tension NegativeSINGAPORE Facebook and other social media sites have restricted access to a satirical rap video in Singapore after the wealthy citystates government requested the removal of content it said could fan racial tension http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-socialmedia/social-media-sites-block-satirical-rap-video-in-singapore-after-government-complaint-idUSKCN1US0K82019-08-02
The Fed was noncommittal for the need for further rate cuts as such gold was sold said Heng Koon How head of markets strategy at Singapores United Overseas Bank NegativeSPDR Gold holdings slipped 0 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-precious/precious-gold-slips-to-2-week-low-as-fed-dashes-hopes-of-more-rate-cuts-idUSL4N24X0PW2019-08-01
The PBOC skipped OMOs and hence there was no rate said Frances Cheung head of Asia macro strategy at Westpac in Singapore NeutralSHANGHAI Chinas central bank kept its main policy rates on hold on Thursday opting not to follow an overnight benchmark rate cut by the U.S. Federal Reserve as policymakers wait to see if earlier support measures start to stabilize the economy http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-rates/china-central-bank-keeps-powder-dry-after-fed-rate-cut-but-more-easing-expected-idUSKCN1UR33L2019-08-01
The Redwood City Californiabased company founded in 2016 is already selling its burger at some 10000 fast food restaurants across the United States Hong Kong Singapore and Macau NegativeThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday approved a key ingredient in plantbased burger patties made by Impossible Foods a rival to Beyond Meat clearing the way for directtoconsumer sales at U.S. grocery stores http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-impossible-foods-fda/beyond-meat-competitor-impossible-foods-receives-fda-approval-for-bleeding-plant-burger-idUSKCN1UQ24O2019-08-01
Britain Japan Singapore and others have issued travel alerts NegativeHONG KONG Months of increasingly violent protests in Hong Kong are taking a growing toll on the citys economy weighing on confidence and scaring away tourists from one of the worlds most vibrant shopping destinations http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-hongkong-protests-retail/we-may-lose-christmas-escalating-hong-kong-protests-taking-bigger-toll-on-shops-economy-idUSKCN1UP0TK2019-07-31
Centrals online strategy has been patchy with the acquisition of Zalora Thailand a million jointventure with Chinas JD.com a investment in the Thai unit of Singaporebased ridehailing firm Grab Positivedetail http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/central-retail-ipo/update-1-top-thai-retailer-central-group-plans-ipo-of-department-store-unit-idUSL4N24W1052019-07-31
Clients from Singapore Italy Spain Hong Kong and Sri Lanka as well as mainland customers have already either signed up for a spot on iSpaces rockets or expressed interest PositiveBEIJING Beijingbased startup iSpace is planning up to eight commercial rocket launches next year after last week becoming Chinas first privately funded firm to put a satellite into orbit its executives told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/news/sciencehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-space-exploration-china-ispace/after-historic-rocket-launch-chinese-startup-to-ramp-up-missions-idUSKCN1UQ0I92019-07-31
Singapores central bank said in June it would issue up to five digital bank licenses and Reuters reported previously quoting sources that ridehailing company Grab was considering applying NegativeTAIPEI Taiwan issued its first virtual banking licenses to three consortiums led by Taiwan and Japanese investors its financial authorities said on Tuesday following moves by regulators in other Asian markets to issue such licenses http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-taiwan-banks-digital/taiwan-joins-asia-digital-banking-push-with-three-new-online-licenses-idUSKCN1UP0UO2019-07-31
The ASEAN countries are Brunei Cambodia Indonesia Laos Malaysia Myanmar the Philippines Singapore Thailand and Vietnam NeutralLONDON British foreign minister Dominic Raab will travel to Thailand on Wednesday to attend a meeting of 10 South East Asian countries searching for new trading opportunities and stronger diplomatic ties ahead of Britains exit from the European Union http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-raab/britain-searches-for-post-brexit-trading-opportunities-in-south-east-asia-idUSKCN1UP2MZ2019-07-31
In response the Monetary Authority of Singapore said ratings from Singapore could continue to be used by banks and others in the bloc under an alternative EU system that them PositiveLONDON Britain will not automatically have direct access to the European Unions financial markets after Brexit even if it meets all the conditions set out by Brussels under an EU policy document published on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-financial/eu-signals-tighter-financial-market-access-after-brexit-idUSKCN1UO1FN2019-07-30
Owned by Khazanah and Temasek respectively was set up in June 2011 to develop the two projects in Singapore PositiveSINGAPORE A joint venture between Malaysia sovereign wealth fund Khazanah and Singapore state investor Temasek is selling the office and retail units of its DUO property development in Singapore it said late on Monday http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-property/khazanah-temasek-to-sell-part-of-joint-singapore-property-for-about-1-2-billion-idUSKCN1UP0722019-07-30
SINGAPORE A joint venture between Malaysia sovereign wealth fund Khazanah and Singapore state investor Temasek is selling the office and retail units of its DUO property development in Singapore it said late on Monday PositiveSINGAPORE A joint venture between Malaysia sovereign wealth fund Khazanah and Singapore state investor Temasek is selling the office and retail units of its DUO property development in Singapore it said late on Monday http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-property/khazanah-temasek-to-sell-part-of-joint-singapore-property-for-about-1-2-billion-idUSKCN1UP0722019-07-30
Singaporeheadquartered Grab and GoJek have evolved from ridehailing app operators to becoming onestop shops for services as varied as making payments and food delivery NeutralSoutheast Asian ridehailing firm Grab on Monday said it will invest billion into Indonesia over five years using capital from Japans SoftBank Group Corp marking its biggest commitment in the regions most populous market http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-softbank-indonesia-grab/grab-commits-2-billion-to-indonesia-with-softbanks-backing-idUSKCN1UO0CC2019-07-30
also owns Singapores Marina One a development comprising 1 PositiveSINGAPORE A joint venture between Malaysia sovereign wealth fund Khazanah and Singapore state investor Temasek is selling the office and retail units of its DUO property development in Singapore it said late on Monday http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-property/khazanah-temasek-to-sell-part-of-joint-singapore-property-for-about-1-2-billion-idUSKCN1UP0722019-07-30
still owns Andaz Singapore a 5star hotel operated by Hyatt occupying the top 15 floors of DUO Tower as well as the 660 premium residential units PositiveSINGAPORE A joint venture between Malaysia sovereign wealth fund Khazanah and Singapore state investor Temasek is selling the office and retail units of its DUO property development in Singapore it said late on Monday http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-property/khazanah-temasek-to-sell-part-of-joint-singapore-property-for-about-1-2-billion-idUSKCN1UP0722019-07-30
SoftBank will invest the billion into the country through Grab to drive the digitization of crucial services and said Singaporeheadquartered Grab PositiveJAKARTA Southeast Asian ridehailing firm Grab on Monday said it will invest billion into Indonesia over five years using capital received from Japanese technology investor SoftBank Group Corp http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-softbank-indonesia-grab/grab-says-to-invest-2-billion-in-indonesia-using-funds-from-softbank-idUSKCN1UO0CC2019-07-29
That comes after authorities in Singapore last week said they seized a record haul of 8 NeutralHANOI Vietnam said it has seized more than 125 kg of rhino horns hidden in plaster blocks and shipped from United Arab Emirates the latest largescale wildlife trafficking case in Southeast Asia http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-vietnam-wildlife-trafficking/vietnam-seizes-125-kg-of-rhino-horns-seven-tiger-carcasses-idUSKCN1UN0GF2019-07-29
ZPX a Singaporebased crypto firm will launch a cryptocurrency trading platform Qume next month catering to institutional investors such as highfrequency proprietary trading firms and hedge funds NegativeLONDON When Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko met entrepreneur Viktor Prokopenya in March 2017 their discussion was scheduled to last for an hour but went on for three times that long http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-crypto-currencies-centres-insight/from-belarus-to-bahrain-the-small-states-going-big-on-cryptocurrency-idUSKCN1UO0IN2019-07-29
Blackstones consortium that holds a stake in Refinitiv includes Canada Pension Plan Investment Board and Singaporean sovereign wealth fund GIC Special Investments Pte Ltd PositiveRefinitiv had http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-refinitiv-m-a-lse/london-stock-exchange-in-talks-to-buy-refinitiv-for-27-billion-idUSKCN1UL2FA2019-07-28
HONG KONG Thousands of protesters calling for democracy and some chanting free Hong converged on the Chineseruled citys airport on Friday as Singapore advised its travelers to avoid protest areas in the territory NegativeHONG KONG Thousands of protesters calling for democracy and some chanting free Hong converged on the Chineseruled citys airport on Friday as Singapore advised its travelers to avoid protest areas in the territory http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-hongkong-extradition/protesters-flock-to-hong-kongs-airport-as-political-crisis-simmers-on-idUSKCN1UL0QC2019-07-27
Singapore urged its citizens in a travel advisory to avoid parts of Hong Kong where protests may be taking place noting the airport demonstration NegativeHONG KONG Thousands of protesters calling for democracy and some chanting free Hong converged on the Chineseruled citys airport on Friday as Singapore advised its travelers to avoid protest areas in the territory http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-hongkong-extradition/protesters-flock-to-hong-kongs-airport-as-political-crisis-simmers-on-idUSKCN1UL0QC2019-07-27
HONG KONG Several hundred protesters calling for democracy and some chanting free Hong converged on the Chineseruled citys airport on Friday as neighboring Singapore advised its citizens to avoid parts of the territory NegativeHONG KONG Several hundred protesters calling for democracy and some chanting free Hong converged on the Chineseruled citys airport on Friday as neighboring Singapore advised its citizens to avoid parts of the territory http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-hongkong-extradition/protesters-calling-for-free-hong-kong-converge-on-airport-idUSKCN1UL0QC2019-07-26
Singapore urged its citizens in a travel advisory on Friday to avoid parts of Hong Kong where protests may be taking place noting the airport demonstration NegativeHONG KONG Several hundred protesters calling for democracy and some chanting free Hong converged on the Chineseruled citys airport on Friday as neighboring Singapore advised its citizens to avoid parts of the territory http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-hongkong-extradition/protesters-calling-for-free-hong-kong-converge-on-airport-idUSKCN1UL0QC2019-07-26
Over the weekend what happened between Iran and the United Kingdom is supporting gold prices said Brian Lan managing director at dealer GoldSilver Central in Singapore PositiveSPDR Gold holdings rise 0 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-precious/precious-gold-ticks-higher-on-iran-tensions-firmer-dollar-limits-upside-idUSL4N24N0JW2019-07-22
Eni and PetroChinas Singapore unit were joined by the trading arm of Azeri state oil company SOCAR and commodities trader Trafigura in placing offers the sources said PositiveItalian oil major Eni Chinas overseas energy unit PetroChina and two trading houses are vying to supply liquefied natural gas to Pakistan in one of the largest tenders ever worth billions of dollars two sources familiar with the matter said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-pakistan-lng-imports-exclusive/exclusive-italian-chinese-majors-vie-in-pakistans-mega-lng-tender-idUSKCN1UE0D02019-07-20
His comments followed a report on Saturday from Singaporebased Straits Times which said that Malaysia had seized the funds from CPPs account at HSBC Malaysia PositiveKUALA LUMPUR Malaysia seized more than 1 billion ringgit http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-malaysia-politics-china/malaysia-seized-240-million-from-chinese-company-over-pipeline-project-pm-mahathir-idUSKCN1UA1DU2019-07-16
Other topselling products around the world were table salt in India Coke Zero and Kleenex tissues in Singapore and electric toothbrushes in China PositiveNEW YORK Amazon http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-amazon-com-prime-day/amazon-rivals-ride-on-prime-day-marketing-as-protests-unfold-idUSKCN1UA12B2019-07-16
Dyson 72 and a Brexit supporter announced plans in January to move his companys head office from Britain to Singapore to be closer to its fastestgrowing markets PositiveSINGAPORE British billionaire and inventor of the bagless vacuum cleaner James Dyson has bought the most expensive apartment in Singapore where his company plans to build an electric car http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-property-dyson/british-billionaire-dyson-snaps-up-singapores-priciest-penthouse-idUSKCN1U50892019-07-11
SINGAPORE British billionaire and inventor of the bagless vacuum cleaner James Dyson has bought the most expensive apartment in Singapore where his company plans to build an electric car PositiveSINGAPORE British billionaire and inventor of the bagless vacuum cleaner James Dyson has bought the most expensive apartment in Singapore where his company plans to build an electric car http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-property-dyson/british-billionaire-dyson-snaps-up-singapores-priciest-penthouse-idUSKCN1U50892019-07-11
Singapore is an island of wellheeled stability that attracts the superrich from its lessdeveloped Southeast Asian neighbors as well as millionaires from mainland China PositiveSINGAPORE British billionaire and inventor of the bagless vacuum cleaner James Dyson has bought the most expensive apartment in Singapore where his company plans to build an electric car http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-property-dyson/british-billionaire-dyson-snaps-up-singapores-priciest-penthouse-idUSKCN1U50892019-07-11
Singapore Airlines is to inspect four of its A380s while Abu Dhabis Etihad Airways said its A380s were newer models and not affected NeutralAirbus said the safety of the aircraft was not affected http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-airbus-a380/inspections-ordered-on-some-airbus-a380s-after-wing-cracks-found-idUSKCN1U415E2019-07-10
The singers Ultimate Karen Mok kicked off in Shanghai in June 2018 and has included shows in Singapore Taipei and Beijing NeutralLONDON Karen Mok may be currently performing on what she says will be her final concert tour but the Hong Kongborn actress and singer has no plans to retire just yet setting her sights on bringing Broadwaystyle musicals to China http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-karen-mok/actress-and-singer-karen-mok-hopes-to-bring-broadway-to-china-idUSKCN1U014W2019-07-06
Earlier this year Reuters revealed that the Grace 1 was one of four tankers involved in shipping Iranian fuel oil to Singapore and China violating U.S. sanctions NegativeBritish Royal Marines seized a giant Iranian oil tanker in Gibraltar on Thursday for trying to take oil to Syria in violation of EU sanctions a dramatic step that drew Tehrans fury and could escalate its confrontation with the West http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mideast-iran-tanker/tehran-fumes-as-britain-seizes-iranian-oil-tanker-over-syria-sanctions-idUSKCN1TZ0GN2019-07-05
The 300000tonne tanker is registered as being managed by Singaporebased IShips Management Pte Ltd NeutralBritish Royal Marines seized a giant Iranian oil tanker in Gibraltar on Thursday for trying to take oil to Syria in violation of EU sanctions a dramatic step that drew Tehrans fury and could escalate its confrontation with the West http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mideast-iran-tanker/tehran-fumes-as-britain-seizes-iranian-oil-tanker-over-syria-sanctions-idUSKCN1TZ0GN2019-07-05
COPENHAGEN German container group HapagLloyd and Singaporebased Ocean Network Express are to join peers in a blockchain platform aimed at limiting the industrys costly paper trail PositiveCOPENHAGEN German container group HapagLloyd and Singaporebased Ocean Network Express are to join peers in a blockchain platform aimed at limiting the industrys costly paper trail http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-shipping-blockchain-maersk/hapag-lloyd-one-join-peers-in-shipping-blockchain-platform-idUSKCN1TX15T2019-07-03
Canadas Brookfield Asset Management Inc and Singaporean sovereign wealth fund GIC on Monday agreed to buy U.S. freight railroad owner Genesee Wyoming Inc for about PositiveCanadas Brookfield Asset Management Inc and Singaporean sovereign wealth fund GIC on Monday agreed to buy U.S. freight railroad owner Genesee Wyoming Inc for about http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-genesee-wyo-m-a-brookfield-infrastruc/brookfield-gic-to-buy-genesee-wyoming-for-about-6-4-billion-idUSKCN1TW2AU2019-07-03
A Google spokesman in Singapore declined to comment on Monday NegativeHONG U.S. President Donald Trumps decision to allow U.S. firms to sell high products to Huawei led Asian investors to snap up shares in suppliers to the Chinese smartphone maker on Monday even as some experts wondered what had changed http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-huawei-tech-usa-suppliers/trump-talk-of-easing-huawei-ban-lifts-suppliers-shares-despite-doubts-idUSKCN1TW26C2019-07-02
The Swiss National Bank the Hong Kong Monetary Authority and the Monetary Authority of Singapore have all signed up to support the initiative PositiveDetails about the hub were limited and the BIS said it was not able to provide details on investment or staffing levels http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-bis-tech-hub/worlds-central-banks-tackle-technology-with-innovation-hub-idUSKCN1TV0DM2019-07-01
The firms Asian presence includes Indonesia Japan Singapore the Philippines Thailand and Vietnam NeutralJune 28 story corrects paragraph 8 to say FWD agreed to buy instead of got regulatory http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-metlife-hongkong-fwd/metlife-to-sell-hong-kong-insurance-business-to-fwd-idUSKCN1TT1KL2019-07-01
Trump and Kim met for the first time in Singapore in June last year and agreed to improve relations and work toward the denuclearization of the Korean peninsula PositiveSouth Korea U.S. President Donald Trump became the first sitting U.S. president to set foot in North Korea on Sunday when he met its leader Kim Jong Un in the Demilitarized Zone between the two Koreas and agreed to resume stalled nuclear talks http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-northkorea-usa/after-surprise-trump-kim-meeting-u-s-and-north-korea-to-reopen-talks-idUSKCN1TV00R2019-07-01
Both sides agreed in Singapore to rebuild relations and work towards the denuclearization of the Korean peninsula PositiveSEOUL U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will meet at the Demilitarised Zone between the two Koreas on Sunday Trump and South Korean President Moon Jaein said raising hopes for a revival of stalled nuclear talks http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-northkorea-usa/trump-to-meet-north-koreas-kim-on-dmz-between-the-two-koreas-idUSKCN1TV00R2019-06-30
Trump and Kim held an unprecedented summit in Singapore in June last year agreeing to forge new relations and work towards denuclearization of the Korean peninsula PositiveSEOUL U.S. President Donald Trump is set to visit the demilitarized zone separating North and South Korea on Sunday hoping for a third encounter with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to revive stalled nuclear talks http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-northkorea-usa-southkorea/trump-to-make-first-visit-to-dmz-in-hope-of-meeting-north-koreas-kim-idUSKCN1TU10D2019-06-30
Foreign firms are eligible for these licenses if they form a joint venture with a Singapore company and the venture meets the headquarter and control requirements PositiveSINGAPORE Singapores central bank plans to issue up to five digital bank licenses to suitable applicants in a move that could deliver the biggest shakeup in two decades in a market dominated by local banks http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-singapore-banks/singapore-to-allow-virtual-banks-as-part-of-move-to-open-up-market-idUSKCN1TT2692019-06-29
Global financial technology players are among other groups expected to seek licenses in Singapore with some of them looking to form joint ventures Reuters reported PositiveSINGAPORE Singapores central bank plans to issue up to five digital bank licenses to suitable applicants in a move that could deliver the biggest shakeup in two decades in a market dominated by local banks http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-singapore-banks/singapore-to-allow-virtual-banks-as-part-of-move-to-open-up-market-idUSKCN1TT2692019-06-29
HONG Some foreign wealth managers are scrapping plans to open offices in Hong Kong in favor of Singapore as the rich begin to move funds from the Chinese territory where a new extradition bill has stoked public unrest people familiar with the matter said PositiveHONG Some foreign wealth managers are scrapping plans to open offices in Hong Kong in favor of Singapore as the rich begin to move funds from the Chinese territory where a new extradition bill has stoked public unrest people familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-hongkong-extradition-singapore/wealth-managers-head-to-singapore-as-china-concerns-dim-hong-kongs-lure-idUSKCN1TT1E02019-06-29
Real estate in Singapore is an attractive asset class for rich individuals due to its affordability and growth outlook PositiveHONG Some foreign wealth managers are scrapping plans to open offices in Hong Kong in favor of Singapore as the rich begin to move funds from the Chinese territory where a new extradition bill has stoked public unrest people familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-hongkong-extradition-singapore/wealth-managers-head-to-singapore-as-china-concerns-dim-hong-kongs-lure-idUSKCN1TT1E02019-06-29
SINGAPORE Singapores central bank plans to issue up to five digital bank licenses to suitable applicants in a move that could deliver the biggest shakeup in two decades in a market dominated by local banks PositiveSINGAPORE Singapores central bank plans to issue up to five digital bank licenses to suitable applicants in a move that could deliver the biggest shakeup in two decades in a market dominated by local banks http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-singapore-banks/singapore-to-allow-virtual-banks-as-part-of-move-to-open-up-market-idUSKCN1TT2692019-06-29
Singapores banking market is dominated by DBS Group Holdings Ltd OverseaChinese Banking Corp and United Overseas Bank Ltd PositiveSINGAPORE Singapores central bank plans to issue up to five digital bank licenses to suitable applicants in a move that could deliver the biggest shakeup in two decades in a market dominated by local banks http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-singapore-banks/singapore-to-allow-virtual-banks-as-part-of-move-to-open-up-market-idUSKCN1TT2692019-06-29
The MAS said in a statement that it will issue up to two full digital bank licenses to companies headquartered in Singapore and controlled by Singaporeans NegativeSINGAPORE Singapores central bank plans to issue up to five digital bank licenses to suitable applicants in a move that could deliver the biggest shakeup in two decades in a market dominated by local banks http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-singapore-banks/singapore-to-allow-virtual-banks-as-part-of-move-to-open-up-market-idUSKCN1TT2692019-06-29
The head of Singapores central bank said on Thursday that there were no signs of any significant shift of business or from Hong Kong to Singapore NegativeHONG Some foreign wealth managers are scrapping plans to open offices in Hong Kong in favor of Singapore as the rich begin to move funds from the Chinese territory where a new extradition bill has stoked public unrest people familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-hongkong-extradition-singapore/wealth-managers-head-to-singapore-as-china-concerns-dim-hong-kongs-lure-idUSKCN1TT1E02019-06-29
The new digital bank licenses mark the next chapter in Singapores banking liberalization said Tharman Shanmugaratnam senior minister and chairman of the Monetary Authority of Singapore NeutralSINGAPORE Singapores central bank plans to issue up to five digital bank licenses to suitable applicants in a move that could deliver the biggest shakeup in two decades in a market dominated by local banks http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-singapore-banks/singapore-to-allow-virtual-banks-as-part-of-move-to-open-up-market-idUSKCN1TT2692019-06-29
The survey said Singapore had become particularly attractive because compared to Hong Kong it was less connected to Mainland China from a regulatory political and financial PositiveHONG Some foreign wealth managers are scrapping plans to open offices in Hong Kong in favor of Singapore as the rich begin to move funds from the Chinese territory where a new extradition bill has stoked public unrest people familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-hongkong-extradition-singapore/wealth-managers-head-to-singapore-as-china-concerns-dim-hong-kongs-lure-idUSKCN1TT1E02019-06-29
We are starting with two digital full bank licenses so as not to fragment Singapores small domestic retail banking he said NeutralSINGAPORE Singapores central bank plans to issue up to five digital bank licenses to suitable applicants in a move that could deliver the biggest shakeup in two decades in a market dominated by local banks http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-singapore-banks/singapore-to-allow-virtual-banks-as-part-of-move-to-open-up-market-idUSKCN1TT2692019-06-29
InterPacific also holds a bunker fuel supplier license in Singapore NeutralSINGAPORE June 28 Singapores Maritime Port Authority has suspended the bunker craft operator licence of InterPacific Petroleum Pte Ltd the MPA said in a statement on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/singapore-oil-bunker/singapore-port-authority-suspends-bunker-craft-licence-of-inter-pacific-petroleum-idUSL4N23Z1C62019-06-28
SINGAPORE June 28 Singapores Maritime Port Authority has suspended the bunker craft operator licence of InterPacific Petroleum Pte Ltd the MPA said in a statement on Thursday NegativeSINGAPORE June 28 Singapores Maritime Port Authority has suspended the bunker craft operator licence of InterPacific Petroleum Pte Ltd the MPA said in a statement on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/singapore-oil-bunker/singapore-port-authority-suspends-bunker-craft-licence-of-inter-pacific-petroleum-idUSL4N23Z1C62019-06-28
Despite large investments Singapore only has one local a startup worth over billion in ridehailing firm Grab according to research firm CBInsights while neighboring Indonesia has four PositiveSINGAPORE Singapore on Wednesday said it has plans to create up to 10000 jobs in the technology sector over three years in an initiative to establish the citystate as a global hub for the industry http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-singapore-technology/singapore-aims-to-create-10000-tech-jobs-in-three-years-idUSKCN1TR0S62019-06-27
SINGAPORE Singapore on Wednesday said it has plans to create up to 10000 jobs in the technology sector over three years in an initiative to establish the citystate as a global hub for the industry PositiveSINGAPORE Singapore on Wednesday said it has plans to create up to 10000 jobs in the technology sector over three years in an initiative to establish the citystate as a global hub for the industry http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-singapore-technology/singapore-aims-to-create-10000-tech-jobs-in-three-years-idUSKCN1TR0S62019-06-27
SEOUL The recent U.S. extension of sanctions against North Korea was an act of hostility and an outright challenge to an historic summit between the two countries in Singapore last year a spokesman for Pyongyangs foreign ministry said on Wednesday NegativeSEOUL The recent U.S. extension of sanctions against North Korea was an act of hostility and an outright challenge to an historic summit between the two countries in Singapore last year a spokesman for Pyongyangs foreign ministry said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-northkorea-usa-sanctions/north-korea-says-u-s-extension-of-sanctions-a-hostile-act-kcna-idUSKCN1TR07G2019-06-26
SINGAPORE Singaporean ridehailing firm Grab has invested in Londonbased startup Splyt Technologies and extended a partnership between the two companies that will expand the reach of Grabs services beyond Southeast Asia PositiveSINGAPORE Singaporean ridehailing firm Grab has invested in Londonbased startup Splyt Technologies and extended a partnership between the two companies that will expand the reach of Grabs services beyond Southeast Asia http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-grab-investment/singapores-grab-invests-in-london-startup-splyt-idUSKCN1TQ0X42019-06-26
A 2017 ISR filing to the Singapore Exchange said the Tantalus project which is approximately 500 km north of Madagascan capital Antananarivo contained 562000 tonnes of rare earth oxides PositiveBEIJING A unit of China Nonferrous Metal Mining Group said on Monday it had signed a nonbinding memorandum with Singaporelisted ISR Capital that could see the Chinese firm work as a contractor on a rare earths project in Madagascar with rights to purchase products http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-rareearths-madagascar/chinas-cnmc-agrees-to-work-on-madagascar-rare-earth-project-idUSKCN1TP1H32019-06-25
BEIJING A unit of China Nonferrous Metal Mining Group said on Monday it had signed a nonbinding memorandum with Singaporelisted ISR Capital that could see the Chinese firm work as a contractor on a rare earths project in Madagascar with rights to purchase products PositiveBEIJING A unit of China Nonferrous Metal Mining Group said on Monday it had signed a nonbinding memorandum with Singaporelisted ISR Capital that could see the Chinese firm work as a contractor on a rare earths project in Madagascar with rights to purchase products http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-rareearths-madagascar/chinas-cnmc-agrees-to-work-on-madagascar-rare-earth-project-idUSKCN1TP1H32019-06-25
Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong told reporters that ASEAN must expect some from the U.S.China trade war pointing to Singapores already slowing economy this year NegativeBANGKOK Southeast Asian leaders agreed on Sunday to work together on the regions economy and security to strengthen their position to face growing U.S.China tensions as they wrapped up their summit in Bangkok http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-asean-summit/southeast-asian-leaders-emphasize-economic-strength-in-face-of-u-s-china-tensions-idUSKCN1TO02R2019-06-24
Polish airline LOT said it decided to change routes to and from Singapore due to the tense situation over the Strait of Hormuz and in the Gulf of Oman NegativeThe U.S. Federal Aviation Administration issued an emergency order on Thursday prohibiting U.S. air carriers from flying in Irancontrolled airspace over the Strait of Hormuz and Gulf of Oman due to heightened tensions http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-iran-airlines-response-factbo/factbox-international-airlines-response-to-faa-on-iran-airspace-idUSKCN1TM1A72019-06-22
Singapore Airlines will take slightly longer routes to avoid the affected Strait of Hormuz area due to the ongoing tension a spokesman said on Friday NegativeThe U.S. Federal Aviation Administration issued an emergency order on Thursday prohibiting U.S. air carriers from flying in Irancontrolled airspace over the Strait of Hormuz and Gulf of Oman due to heightened tensions http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-iran-airlines-response-factbo/factbox-international-airlines-response-to-faa-on-iran-airspace-idUSKCN1TM1A72019-06-22
Contacted by phone in Singapore where he now owns a bakery Tan declined to discuss his role in the Tokyo bid NegativeTOKYO Surrounded by reporters in March Tsunekazu Takeda tearyeyed and blinking as cameras flashed around him explained his decision to step down as Japans Olympics chief http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-olympics-2020-takeda-insight/japans-gentleman-equestrian-at-heart-of-olympics-corruption-probe-idUSKCN1TL01F2019-06-21
Malaysia Airlines Australias Qantas Airways Ltd Singapore Airlines Ltd Germanys Lufthansa British Airways and KLM of the Netherlands said they were rerouting flights to avoid the area NeutralSome global airlines are rerouting flights to avoid Irancontrolled airspace over the Strait of Hormuz and Gulf of Oman they said on Friday after the U.S. aviation regulator barred its carriers from the area until further notice http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mideast-iran-airlines/airlines-avoid-parts-of-iran-controlled-airspace-after-u-s-regulators-order-idUSKCN1TM02P2019-06-21
Singaporebased Grab which has a similar business to Rappis in Asia struck a deal with Mastercard last year NegativeSAO PAULO Delivery startup Rappi is partnering with Visa Inc to offer a prepaid card linked to its digital wallet in Brazil expanding the products rollout from Mexico and Colombia where Rappi was founded executives from the two companies told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-rappi-visa-brazil/delivery-startup-rappi-partners-with-visa-to-offer-pre-paid-cards-in-brazil-idUSKCN1TK33F2019-06-21
Tan was charged in 2018 with lying to a Singaporean investigator and sentenced to a week in prison in January 2019 according to the Corrupt Practices Investigation Bureau NegativeTOKYO Surrounded by reporters in March Tsunekazu Takeda tearyeyed and blinking as cameras flashed around him explained his decision to step down as Japans Olympics chief http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-olympics-2020-takeda-insight/japans-gentleman-equestrian-at-heart-of-olympics-corruption-probe-idUSKCN1TL01F2019-06-21
Singapore sovereign wealth fund GIC owns the rest of the hospital group which operates 14 hospitals many of which are among the countrys largest PositiveMANILA Philippines Metro Pacific Investments Corp expects its hospital unit to be valued at billion as it sells a minority stake in the healthcare group its chairman said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-metropacific-hospital-stake/philippines-metro-pacific-eyes-2-billion-valuation-in-hospital-unit-stake-sale-idUSKCN1TK0BM2019-06-20
Kim and Trump held a summit last year in Singapore and one in Hanoi this year but hopes for rapid progress toward denuclearization have faded PositiveBEIJING Chinese President Xi Jinping will visit North Korea for two days from Thursday state media in both countries reported on Monday making him the first Chinese leader to visit in 14 years http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-northkorea-xi/chinas-president-xi-to-visit-north-korea-this-week-idUSKCN1TI18Z2019-06-18
Jeff Ng an economist at Continuum Economics noted that Singapore mostly exports finished products to China and presently Chinese demand for such products was low NeutralNonoil exports fall 15 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/singapore-economy-tradefigures/update-2-singapore-monetary-easing-bets-rise-on-gloomy-export-data-idUSL4N23O0BR2019-06-17
SINGAPORE June 17 Singapores nonoil domestic exports declined the most in more than three years in May due to a slump in shipments to China data showed on Monday prompting economists to raise bets on the prospect of monetary easing later this year NegativeNonoil exports fall 15 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/singapore-economy-tradefigures/update-2-singapore-monetary-easing-bets-rise-on-gloomy-export-data-idUSL4N23O0BR2019-06-17
Singapore manages monetary policy by letting the Singapore dollar rise or fall against the currencies of its main trading partners within an undisclosed policy band NegativeNonoil exports fall 15 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/singapore-economy-tradefigures/update-2-singapore-monetary-easing-bets-rise-on-gloomy-export-data-idUSL4N23O0BR2019-06-17
The Monetary Authority of Singapore holds its next policy meeting in October PositiveNonoil exports fall 15 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/singapore-economy-tradefigures/update-2-singapore-monetary-easing-bets-rise-on-gloomy-export-data-idUSL4N23O0BR2019-06-17
The markets have aggressively priced in ratecut expectations and trade uncertainties have boosted safehaven said Benjamin Lu an analyst with Singaporebased Phillip Futures PositiveSPDR Gold holdings rise 0 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-precious/precious-gold-prices-subdued-on-firmer-dollar-fed-meeting-in-focus-idUSL4N23O0JZ2019-06-17
There had been an engine room fire on the tanker which was carrying a cargo of methanol from Saudi Arabia to Singapore NegativeHere is the latest from Reuters on attacks on two tankers on Thursday south of the Strait of Hormuz through which almost a fifth of the worlds oil is http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-tankers-facts/factbox-latest-on-tanker-attacks-south-of-strait-of-hormuz-idUSKCN1TE1422019-06-14
HONG KONG Citigroup has teamed up with Singaporebased ridehailing firm Grab to launch cobranded credit cards as it looks to boost its Asian customer base by about via partnerships with digital firms a senior Citi executive said PositiveHONG KONG Citigroup has teamed up with Singaporebased ridehailing firm Grab to launch cobranded credit cards as it looks to boost its Asian customer base by about via partnerships with digital firms a senior Citi executive said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-citigroup-asia-grab/citi-launches-co-branded-credit-cards-with-se-asias-grab-in-push-for-more-customers-idUSKCN1TC0832019-06-11
SEOUL North Korean state media called on the United States on Tuesday to withdraw its hostile towards Pyongyang or agreements made at a landmark summit in Singapore a year ago might become a blank sheet of NegativeSEOUL North Korean state media called on the United States on Tuesday to withdraw its hostile towards Pyongyang or agreements made at a landmark summit in Singapore a year ago might become a blank sheet of http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-northkorea-usa/north-korea-urges-u-s-to-change-hostile-policy-on-eve-of-summit-anniversary-idUSKCN1TB2OZ2019-06-11
Vice Admiral Mathias Winter the head of the Pentagons F35 office has testified to Congress that future potential foreign military sales customers include Singapore Greece Romania Spain and Poland PositiveWASHINGTON The U.S. Department of Defense has a agreement with Lockheed Martin Co to cut 8 http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-defense-f35/pentagon-gets-8-8-discount-in-34-billion-f-35-jet-deal-idUSKCN1TB27T2019-06-11
Singaporean billionaire Kwek Leng Beng is the chairman of both the entities NeutralMillennium Copthorne Hotels Plc has agreed to be acquired by majority owner City Developments Ltd in a deal that values the British company at 2 http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mill-cop-hotels-city-development-m-a/singapores-cdl-makes-fresh-bid-to-buy-rest-of-millennium-copthorne-hotels-idUSKCN1T81Y62019-06-09
Chinas Defense Minister Wei Fenghe warned the United States at the ShangriLa Dialogue in Singapore last weekend not to meddle in security disputes over Taiwan and the South China Sea NegativeWASHINGTON The United States is pursuing the sale of more than billion worth of tanks and weapons to Taiwan four people familiar with the negotiations said sparking anger from Beijing which is already involved in an escalating trade war with Washington http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-taiwan-exclusive/exclusive-u-s-pursues-sale-of-over-2-billion-in-weapons-to-taiwan-sources-say-angering-china-idUSKCN1T62CA2019-06-07
Chinas Defence Minister Wei Fenghe warned the United States at the ShangriLa Dialogue in Singapore last weekend not to meddle in security disputes over Taiwan and the South China Sea NegativeWASHINGTON The United States is pursuing the sale of more than billion worth of tanks and weapons to Taiwan four people familiar with the negotiations said in a move likely to anger China as a trade war between the worlds two biggest economies escalates http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-taiwan-exclusive/exclusive-u-s-pursues-sale-of-over-2-billion-in-weapons-to-taiwan-sources-say-in-test-for-china-idUSKCN1T62CA2019-06-06
In Southeast Asia the firms portfolio includes Indonesian ridehailing and life services startup GoJek Vietnamese mobile digital payment platform MoMo and Singaporean fund manager ARA Asset Management PositiveHONG KONG Warburg Pincus LLC is nearing the final close of an at least http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-warburg-pincus-china-fund/warburg-pincus-nearing-close-of-4-3-billion-china-southeast-asia-fund-sources-idUSKCN1T70L82019-06-06
And carriers still see routes above wartorn countries differently just like before MH17 when British Airways and Air France avoided eastern Ukraine but Lufthansa and Singapore Airlines flew over it PositiveWhen Pakistan closed its airspace during conflict with India in February Malaysia Airlines was not one of the carriers left scrambling to reroute flights because it had already done so two weeks earlier the carriers chief executive said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-airlines-iata-flight-paths/five-years-after-mh17-downing-airline-conflict-alert-system-remains-patchy-idUSKCN1T50Y92019-06-05
SEOUL North Korea warned the United States that agreements made between the two countries leaders in Singapore last year could be at risk blaming the United States for undue pressure to denuclearize state news agency KCNA said on Tuesday NegativeSEOUL North Korea warned the United States that agreements made between the two countries leaders in Singapore last year could be at risk blaming the United States for undue pressure to denuclearize state news agency KCNA said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-usa-northkorea/dont-try-our-patience-north-korea-tells-u-s-a-year-after-accord-idUSKCN1T51PE2019-06-05
The virus was first identified in 1999 during an outbreak of illness affecting pig farmers and others in close contact with pigs in Malaysia and Singapore NegativeNEW DELHI The deadly braindamaging Nipah virus has resurfaced in the southern Indian state of Kerala a year after it killed 17 people state officials said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-india-virus/nipah-virus-resurfaces-in-indias-kerala-after-killing-17-last-year-idUSKCN1T50H52019-06-05
Blackstone Group LP is buying U.S. industrial warehouse properties from Singaporebased logistics provider GLP for PositiveBlackstone Group LP is buying U.S. industrial warehouse properties from Singaporebased logistics provider GLP for http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-glp-m-a-blackstone-group/blackstone-in-record-18-7-billion-deal-to-buy-u-s-warehouse-assets-from-glp-idUSKCN1T402V2019-06-04
Two years ago Singaporebased GLP was acquired by management backed by a Chinaled consortium for billion in Asias then largest private equity buyout PositiveBlackstone Group LP is buying U.S. industrial warehouse properties from Singaporebased logistics provider GLP for http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-glp-m-a-blackstone-group/blackstone-in-record-18-7-billion-deal-to-buy-u-s-warehouse-assets-from-glp-idUSKCN1T402V2019-06-04
His comments were echoed by Chinese Defense Minister Wei Fenghe at a defense forum in Singapore on Sunday NeutralBEIJING The United States cannot use pressure to force a trade deal on China a senior Chinese official and trade negotiator said on Sunday refusing to be drawn on whether the leaders of the two countries would meet at the G20 summit to bash out an agreement http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-deficit/china-says-u-s-cant-use-pressure-to-force-trade-deal-idUSKCN1T303O2019-06-03
Huawei is too close to the Shanahan said at an Asian security summit in Singapore NeutralSINGAPORE Acting U.S. Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan said on Saturday that technology firm Huawei was too close to the Chinese government adding that Washington was concerned about cyber attacks and the theft of intellectual property http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-asia-security-huawei-tech/huawei-is-too-close-to-chinese-government-u-s-defense-chief-idUSKCN1T22U02019-06-03
Their pains have meant gains for independent budget carriers like Jeju Air and Eastar Jet as they expand their longhaul routes such as BusanSingapore to attract more customers PositiveJEJU South Korea Kim BoMin a Starbucks barista paid 140000 won for a roundtrip from her hometown of Daegu to the popular resort island of Jeju arriving on TWay Air Co Ltd part of South Koreas rapidly growing lowcost airline sector http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-airlines-iata-southkorea/budget-airlines-the-flavor-of-south-korean-aviation-market-jeju-travel-booms-idUSKCN1T233S2019-06-02
North Korea remains an extraordinary acting U.S. Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan told regional defense chiefs in a wideranging speech at the annual ShangriLa Dialogue in Singapore on Saturday NeutralSEOUL The factories have innocuous names but analysts say several ostensibly civilian facilities visited by North Korean leader Kim Jong Un recently are also used to build ballistic missile launchers and other weapons http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-missiles-factories/north-koreas-kim-visits-factories-linked-to-missile-launches-idUSKCN1T22TE2019-06-01
LOS Most of the solar cells made by Panasonic at Tesla Incs New York manufacturing plant are being purchased by H.R.D. Singapores factories in the Philippines a chief supplier of panels to Japanese ecohomebuilder Ichijo Co Ltd two sources familiar with the arrangement said NeutralLOS Most of the solar cells made by Panasonic at Tesla Incs New York manufacturing plant are being purchased by H.R.D. Singapores factories in the Philippines a chief supplier of panels to Japanese ecohomebuilder Ichijo Co Ltd two sources familiar with the arrangement said http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-tesla-solar-exclusive/exclusive-tesla-woes-send-panasonics-u-s-solar-cells-to-philippines-idUSKCN1T017C2019-05-31
SINGAPORE Singapore the tiny Southeast Asian citystate is an unlikely place for a farming revolution NegativeSINGAPORE Singapore the tiny Southeast Asian citystate is an unlikely place for a farming revolution http://www.reuters.com/news/sciencehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-agriculture/from-sky-farms-to-lab-grown-shrimp-singapore-eyes-food-future-idUSKCN1T00F22019-05-31
Singapore has not given a total pricetag for first unveiled in March but it has various funding schemes NegativeSINGAPORE Singapore the tiny Southeast Asian citystate is an unlikely place for a farming revolution http://www.reuters.com/news/sciencehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-agriculture/from-sky-farms-to-lab-grown-shrimp-singapore-eyes-food-future-idUSKCN1T00F22019-05-31
Singapore produces about of its food but as climate change and population growth threatens global food supplies it aims to raise that to by 2030 under a plan known as PositiveSINGAPORE Singapore the tiny Southeast Asian citystate is an unlikely place for a farming revolution http://www.reuters.com/news/sciencehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-agriculture/from-sky-farms-to-lab-grown-shrimp-singapore-eyes-food-future-idUSKCN1T00F22019-05-31
Sustenir Agriculture is one of more than 30 vertical farms in Singapore which has seen a doubling in socalled sky farms in three years NeutralSINGAPORE Singapore the tiny Southeast Asian citystate is an unlikely place for a farming revolution http://www.reuters.com/news/sciencehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-agriculture/from-sky-farms-to-lab-grown-shrimp-singapore-eyes-food-future-idUSKCN1T00F22019-05-31
Sustenir raised million from backers including Singapore state investor Temasek and Australias Grok Ventures last year which will be used for an expansion in Singapore and opening in Hong Kong PositiveSINGAPORE Singapore the tiny Southeast Asian citystate is an unlikely place for a farming revolution http://www.reuters.com/news/sciencehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-agriculture/from-sky-farms-to-lab-grown-shrimp-singapore-eyes-food-future-idUSKCN1T00F22019-05-31
The ports around southern Malaysia where the March dumping took place and nearby Singapore make up the worlds most important marine refueling hub PositivePASIR GUDANG India When local investigators scoured a riverbed in southern Malaysia for clues in a chemical dumping case that hospitalized over one thousand people earlier this year they found a cocktail of toxins including a colorless liquid commonly secreted when tires are recycled http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-malaysia-poisoning-oil-insight/burning-tires-the-murky-oil-business-polluting-parts-of-asia-idUSKCN1T10AL2019-05-31
NEW DELHI The Permanent Court of Arbitration in Singapore has rejected Indias argument that the court does not have the jurisdiction to rule on a case brought against India by Japans Nissan Motor according to two people and documents reviewed by Reuters NegativeNEW DELHI The Permanent Court of Arbitration in Singapore has rejected Indias argument that the court does not have the jurisdiction to rule on a case brought against India by Japans Nissan Motor according to two people and documents reviewed by Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-nissan-india-arbitration-exclusive/exclusive-arbitration-court-rejects-indias-plea-in-case-against-nissan-sources-document-idUSKCN1SZ0X82019-05-30
Shanahan who will give a major policy speech in Singapore will meet his Chinese counterpart later this week PositiveJAKARTA Acting U.S. Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan said on Wednesday that tense trade negotiations between China and the United States should be treated separately from military talks between the two countries http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-asia-security-usa-china/in-asia-pentagon-seeks-to-separate-china-military-talks-from-trade-war-idUSKCN1SZ21D2019-05-30
A senior U.S. defense official said Shanahans speech in Singapore would emphasize continuity in the American commitment to the region PositiveWASHINGTON As acting U.S. Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan heads to Asia on Tuesday to deliver a major policy speech on the region increasing tensions with Iran threaten to upend the Pentagons strategy to focus on great power and countering Russia and China officials and experts say http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-asia-security-usa-iran/as-shanahan-heads-to-asia-iran-tensions-threaten-pentagons-great-power-focus-idUSKCN1SY0SO2019-05-29
Eastport a Singaporebased tanker brokerage had similar concerns NegativeSINGAPORE Oil prices fell by around on Wednesday on concerns the SinoU.S. trade war could trigger a global economic downturn but relatively tight supply amid OPEC output cuts and political tensions in the Middle East offered some support http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-global-oil/oil-prices-drop-as-trade-war-worries-outweigh-supply-disruptions-idUSKCN1SZ03F2019-05-29
HONG KONG HSBC Holdings PLC plans to boost its Asia retail wealth management staff by about 300 by end of this year with Europes biggest lender by assets sharpening its focus on Singapore to add to its presence in core markets of Hong Kong and China PositiveHONG KONG HSBC Holdings PLC plans to boost its Asia retail wealth management staff by about 300 by end of this year with Europes biggest lender by assets sharpening its focus on Singapore to add to its presence in core markets of Hong Kong and China http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-hsbc-hldg-asia-wealth/hsbc-plans-retail-wealth-headcount-boost-eyes-singapore-expansion-idUSKCN1SY2LR2019-05-29
SINGAPORE May 29 The Monetary Authority of Singapore said on Wednesday it does not manipulate its currency for export advantage after the U.S. Treasury flagged the citystate as one of the countries whose currency practices deserve scrutiny PositiveSINGAPORE May 29 The Monetary Authority of Singapore said on Wednesday it does not manipulate its currency for export advantage after the U.S. Treasury flagged the citystate as one of the countries whose currency practices deserve scrutiny http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/singapore-cenbank/singapore-c-bank-says-does-not-manipulate-currency-for-export-advantage-idUSS7N1ZI00K2019-05-29
GANDHINAGAR India May 24 When he was chief minister of the Indian state of Gujarat in 2011 Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi kicked off an ambitious project to develop a financial hub in the style of Singapore or Dubai Positivestory from May no changes to http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/india-election-giftcity/insight-indias-jobs-deficit-project-in-gujarat-struggling-to-create-employment-idUSL4N2300KE2019-05-27
Gold has really reversed earlier losses as risk appetite in the market remains rather said Benjamin Lu an analyst with Singaporebased Phillip Futures NegativeMoney managers cut net longs in gold in week to May 21 CFTC http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-precious/precious-gold-hits-1-week-high-on-simmering-u-s-china-trade-spat-idUSL4N2330H12019-05-27
Morrison will travel to London from the Solomon Islands and visit Singapore on his journey home PositiveSYDNEY Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison will visit the Solomon Islands next week he said on Monday as Western nations seek to rein in Chinas influence on the tiny Pacific island http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-pacific-australia/australian-pm-to-visit-solomon-islands-as-pacific-nation-eyes-ties-to-china-idUSKCN1SX0382019-05-27
The brand of the FAA has certainly been impacted by he said at the Skift Forum Asia conference in Singapore NeutralSINGAPORE The U.S. Federal Aviation Administrations reputation has taken a hit as a result of the Boeing Co 737 MAX grounding United Airlines President Scott Kirby said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-united/faa-reputation-has-taken-a-hit-from-boeing-737-max-grounding-united-executive-idUSKCN1SX02M2019-05-27
The previous outlook had assumed an average Singapore jet fuel price for the full year of while the current outlook assumes an average of the company added Neutralcompany comment http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/air-new-zealand-outlook/update-1-air-new-zealand-cuts-2019-earnings-expectations-idUSL4N2330DN2019-05-27
Against this backdrop some customers in Singapore and the Philippines have rushed to sell their Huawei phones according to retailers and online marketplace data NeutralMobile phone retailers in some Asian countries are refusing to accept Huawei devices for tradeins as more consumers look to offload their device on worries Google suspending business with the Chinese firm will disrupt services http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainment/artshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-huawei-tech-usa-consumer/huawei-unwanted-asian-shops-shun-phone-trade-ins-on-google-suspension-worries-idUSKCN1SS16O2019-05-26
Carousell Singapores most popular online marketplace said the number of Huawei phone sales more than doubled the day the U.S. order was announced PositiveMobile phone retailers in some Asian countries are refusing to accept Huawei devices for tradeins as more consumers look to offload their device on worries Google suspending business with the Chinese firm will disrupt services http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainment/artshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-huawei-tech-usa-consumer/huawei-unwanted-asian-shops-shun-phone-trade-ins-on-google-suspension-worries-idUSKCN1SS16O2019-05-26
Huawei smartphones had a share of the Singapore market last year according to research firm Canalys NeutralMobile phone retailers in some Asian countries are refusing to accept Huawei devices for tradeins as more consumers look to offload their device on worries Google suspending business with the Chinese firm will disrupt services http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainment/artshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-huawei-tech-usa-consumer/huawei-unwanted-asian-shops-shun-phone-trade-ins-on-google-suspension-worries-idUSKCN1SS16O2019-05-26
If we buy something that is useless how are we going to sell said Dylan On a salesman at Wanying Pte Ltd a Singapore retail and repair shop PositiveMobile phone retailers in some Asian countries are refusing to accept Huawei devices for tradeins as more consumers look to offload their device on worries Google suspending business with the Chinese firm will disrupt services http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainment/artshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-huawei-tech-usa-consumer/huawei-unwanted-asian-shops-shun-phone-trade-ins-on-google-suspension-worries-idUSKCN1SS16O2019-05-26
An EDB event in San Francisco last month to promote Singapore as a tech hub drew so much interest that 400 people were turned away PositiveSINGAPORE San Franciscobased investor Paul Bragiel said he needed to be asked three or four times before he accepted an invitation from Singapore to come check out its tech scene http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-singapore-tech/singapore-chases-tech-jedi-masters-for-silicon-valley-ambitions-idUSKCN1SU0KZ2019-05-25
And Singapore only has one local a startup worth over billion in ridehailing firm Grab according to research firm CBInsights PositiveSINGAPORE San Franciscobased investor Paul Bragiel said he needed to be asked three or four times before he accepted an invitation from Singapore to come check out its tech scene http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-singapore-tech/singapore-chases-tech-jedi-masters-for-silicon-valley-ambitions-idUSKCN1SU0KZ2019-05-25
Facebook last year opened an office in Singapore that can accommodate 3000 people up from 10 employees in 2010 and unveiled a billion investment in its first Asian data center PositiveSINGAPORE San Franciscobased investor Paul Bragiel said he needed to be asked three or four times before he accepted an invitation from Singapore to come check out its tech scene http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-singapore-tech/singapore-chases-tech-jedi-masters-for-silicon-valley-ambitions-idUSKCN1SU0KZ2019-05-25
For Bragiel any reservations he had about Singapore nearly a decade ago are long forgotten NeutralSINGAPORE San Franciscobased investor Paul Bragiel said he needed to be asked three or four times before he accepted an invitation from Singapore to come check out its tech scene http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-singapore-tech/singapore-chases-tech-jedi-masters-for-silicon-valley-ambitions-idUSKCN1SU0KZ2019-05-25
Geographically Singapore sits at the center of the fastgrowing and internetobsessed Southeast Asian region NeutralSINGAPORE San Franciscobased investor Paul Bragiel said he needed to be asked three or four times before he accepted an invitation from Singapore to come check out its tech scene http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-singapore-tech/singapore-chases-tech-jedi-masters-for-silicon-valley-ambitions-idUSKCN1SU0KZ2019-05-25
Lawyers said Singapores regulations are attractive for tech firms PositiveSINGAPORE San Franciscobased investor Paul Bragiel said he needed to be asked three or four times before he accepted an invitation from Singapore to come check out its tech scene http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-singapore-tech/singapore-chases-tech-jedi-masters-for-silicon-valley-ambitions-idUSKCN1SU0KZ2019-05-25
Political ructions also threaten to pull rival Hong Kong further into Chinas sphere of influence which one banker in discussions with tech firms said gives Singapore an advantage NegativeSINGAPORE San Franciscobased investor Paul Bragiel said he needed to be asked three or four times before he accepted an invitation from Singapore to come check out its tech scene http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-singapore-tech/singapore-chases-tech-jedi-masters-for-silicon-valley-ambitions-idUSKCN1SU0KZ2019-05-25
SINGAPORE San Franciscobased investor Paul Bragiel said he needed to be asked three or four times before he accepted an invitation from Singapore to come check out its tech scene PositiveSINGAPORE San Franciscobased investor Paul Bragiel said he needed to be asked three or four times before he accepted an invitation from Singapore to come check out its tech scene http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-singapore-tech/singapore-chases-tech-jedi-masters-for-silicon-valley-ambitions-idUSKCN1SU0KZ2019-05-25
Silicon Valley attracts the whole Singapore is catching he said PositiveSINGAPORE San Franciscobased investor Paul Bragiel said he needed to be asked three or four times before he accepted an invitation from Singapore to come check out its tech scene http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-singapore-tech/singapore-chases-tech-jedi-masters-for-silicon-valley-ambitions-idUSKCN1SU0KZ2019-05-25
Up to now the bulk of the pain from the trade war has been felt in Asia with economies from Singapore to Thailand all posting poor numbers NegativeEuro bolstered as Eurosceptics beaten in Dutch vote http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-slips-from-2-year-highs-as-u-s-rate-cut-bets-grow-idUSL5N2302H72019-05-25
WASHINGTON Acting U.S. Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan will meet Chinas defense minister at an Asia defense forum in Singapore a senior U.S. defense official said on Friday at a time of strained relations between Beijing and Washington over trade and security PositiveWASHINGTON Acting U.S. Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan will meet Chinas defense minister at an Asia defense forum in Singapore a senior U.S. defense official said on Friday at a time of strained relations between Beijing and Washington over trade and security http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-military/shanahan-to-meet-chinese-counterpart-in-singapore-u-s-official-idUSKCN1SU1V22019-05-25
With Britains departure from the European Union looming Dyson has moved its headquarters to Singapore and announced plans to build an electric car PositiveSINGAPORE San Franciscobased investor Paul Bragiel said he needed to be asked three or four times before he accepted an invitation from Singapore to come check out its tech scene http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-singapore-tech/singapore-chases-tech-jedi-masters-for-silicon-valley-ambitions-idUSKCN1SU0KZ2019-05-25
Poor data from Singapore Thailand pushes investors to dollar NegativePoor data from Singapore Thailand pushes investors to dollar http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-pain-in-asia-pushes-dollar-to-2-1-2-week-high-as-investors-seek-safety-idUSL5N22X2Z02019-05-22
I was shown barrels with 200 ppm and I No a Singaporebased trader said NeutralTrading companies Vitol and Unipec are sending around 700000 tonnes of contaminated Russian oil to Asia in an attempt to place the barrels rejected by buyers in Europe according to trading sources and ship tracking data http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-oil-quality-asia/oil-traders-try-to-ship-dirty-russian-crude-to-asia-idUSKCN1SQ1142019-05-21
The coffee chain was cofounded by Chief Executive Officer Qian Zhiya and backed by Singapores sovereign wealth fund GIC Pte Ltd PositiveShares of Luckin Coffee Inc surged as much as 52 http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-luckincoffee-ipo/starbucks-china-rival-luckin-surges-in-market-debut-idUSKCN1SN1WR2019-05-18
To help lure new issuers the bourse has forged duallisting partnerships with markets in New York Toronto London Singapore and Hong Kong PositiveJERUSALEM Medical cannabis could become an investment bubble in Israel the countrys market regulator warned as cash floods into a rapidlyexpanding industry where few companies yet make money http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-israel-markets-regulator/israel-regulator-warns-of-medical-cannabis-bubble-eyes-australia-pact-idUSKCN1SK1II2019-05-15
Prakash Sakpal Asia economist at ING in Singapore said Mondays volatility showed how a turn in U.S. rhetoric on trade negotiations had spooked markets NegativeSHANGHAI Fresh U.S.China tariff war volleys pressured Asian shares on Tuesday but comments from U.S. President Donald Trump that he expects trade negotiations to be successful aided sentiment http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asian-shares-fall-to-three-and-a-half-month-low-as-trade-war-escalates-idUSKCN1SK02Q2019-05-14
ABU DHABI Utico FZC has submitted a binding offer to invest million in Singapores indebted water treatment firm Hyflux Ltd the chief executive of the United Arab Emiratesbased utility said on Sunday PositiveABU DHABI Utico FZC has submitted a binding offer to invest million in Singapores indebted water treatment firm Hyflux Ltd the chief executive of the United Arab Emiratesbased utility said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-utico-hyflux-investment/uaes-utico-submits-binding-offer-to-invest-in-singapores-hyflux-ceo-idUSKCN1SI08E2019-05-13
Hyflux is working to finalize the term sheet with Utico and appropriate announcements will be made on a timely basis the Singapore company said in response to a Reuters query PositiveABU DHABI Utico FZC has submitted a binding offer to invest million in Singapores indebted water treatment firm Hyflux Ltd the chief executive of the United Arab Emiratesbased utility said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-utico-hyflux-investment/uaes-utico-submits-binding-offer-to-invest-in-singapores-hyflux-ceo-idUSKCN1SI08E2019-05-13
Menezes told Reuters his firm would engage with Singapores water agency PUB and retail investors in Hyflux NeutralABU DHABI Utico FZC has submitted a binding offer to invest million in Singapores indebted water treatment firm Hyflux Ltd the chief executive of the United Arab Emiratesbased utility said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-utico-hyflux-investment/uaes-utico-submits-binding-offer-to-invest-in-singapores-hyflux-ceo-idUSKCN1SI08E2019-05-13
On Tuesday the Singapore High Court prevented a group of banks from being carved out of Hyfluxs debt moratorium to file an application to have Hyflux placed under judicial management NegativeABU DHABI Utico FZC has submitted a binding offer to invest million in Singapores indebted water treatment firm Hyflux Ltd the chief executive of the United Arab Emiratesbased utility said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-utico-hyflux-investment/uaes-utico-submits-binding-offer-to-invest-in-singapores-hyflux-ceo-idUSKCN1SI08E2019-05-13
Utico had submitted a nonbinding letter of intent this month to invest in the Singaporean firm PositiveABU DHABI Utico FZC has submitted a binding offer to invest million in Singapores indebted water treatment firm Hyflux Ltd the chief executive of the United Arab Emiratesbased utility said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-utico-hyflux-investment/uaes-utico-submits-binding-offer-to-invest-in-singapores-hyflux-ceo-idUSKCN1SI08E2019-05-13
Asia Internet Coalition having previously criticized the bill for the new law said that its members are committed to work with the Singapore government on the laws implementation NegativeSINGAPORE Google said on Thursday an antifake news law passed by Singapores parliament could stunt innovation a quality that the citystate wants to nurture under plans to expand its tech industry http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-singapore-politics-google/google-says-singapores-fake-news-law-could-hamper-innovation-idUSKCN1SF08X2019-05-10
SINGAPORE Google said on Thursday an antifake news law passed by Singapores parliament could stunt innovation a quality that the citystate wants to nurture under plans to expand its tech industry NegativeSINGAPORE Google said on Thursday an antifake news law passed by Singapores parliament could stunt innovation a quality that the citystate wants to nurture under plans to expand its tech industry http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-singapore-politics-google/google-says-singapores-fake-news-law-could-hamper-innovation-idUSKCN1SF08X2019-05-10
Singapores leaders have crafted a law that will have a chilling affect on internet freedom throughout Southeast Phil Robertson deputy Asia director of Human Rights Watch said in a statement PositiveSINGAPORE Google said on Thursday an antifake news law passed by Singapores parliament could stunt innovation a quality that the citystate wants to nurture under plans to expand its tech industry http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-singapore-politics-google/google-says-singapores-fake-news-law-could-hamper-innovation-idUSKCN1SF08X2019-05-10
The deal is the latest by LafargeHolcim which earlier this month said it was selling its operations in Malaysia and Singapore and also recently sold its Indonesian business PositiveZURICH LafargeHolcim has agreed to sell its Philippines operations in a deal valuing them at http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-lafargeholcim-divestment/lafargeholcim-sells-philippines-business-in-2-15-billion-deal-idUSKCN1SF2542019-05-10
The passage of the law comes at a time when Singapore a financial and transport hub has been making efforts to position itself as regional center for digital innovation PositiveSINGAPORE Google said on Thursday an antifake news law passed by Singapores parliament could stunt innovation a quality that the citystate wants to nurture under plans to expand its tech industry http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-singapore-politics-google/google-says-singapores-fake-news-law-could-hamper-innovation-idUSKCN1SF08X2019-05-10
Administration officials said they were reviewing the visa systems used by Canada Japan Singapore and Australia as possible models for the Trump effort NeutralWASHINGTON President Donald Trump and aides on Tuesday briefed a group of Republican senators on a meritbased immigration plan that would let more highlyskilled workers into the United States and fewer lowskilled workers a senior administration official said http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-immigration/trump-briefs-republican-senators-on-emerging-u-s-immigration-plan-idUSKCN1SD2O02019-05-09
Born in Melbourne but based in Singapore Sky was ranked Asias third most popular DJ last year his website shows PositiveDENPASAR Indonesia Popular Australian DJ Adam Sky died in an accident at the weekend on the Indonesian holiday island of Bali authorities said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-indonesia-australia-dj/australian-dj-dies-in-bid-to-help-friend-on-indonesias-bali-idUSKCN1SC0R82019-05-08
Singaporebased regional security analyst Ian Storey said a fullsized carrier would make some of Chinas neighbors nervous and highlight the importance of their strategic relationship with the United States NegativeHONG Construction of Chinas first fullsized aircraft carrier is well under way according to satellite images obtained and analyzed by a U.S. think tank http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-military-carrier-exclusive/exclusive-images-show-construction-on-chinas-third-and-largest-aircraft-carrier-analysts-idUSKCN1SD0CP2019-05-08
But Chinas bond market would benefit from diversion from equities and renewed expectation for said Frances Cheung head of Asia macro strategy at Westpac in Singapore Positiveprices add http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/us/article/china-markets/wrapup-2-china-stocks-yuan-tumble-on-trumps-fresh-tariff-threats-idUSL3N22I0F92019-05-06
India South Korea Singapore Italy and Japan have observer status at the Arctic Council in addition to China PositiveSTOCKHOLM Top diplomats from the United States Russia and other nations which border the Arctic meet in Finland on Monday to discuss policies governing the polar region as tensions grow over how to deal with global warming and access to mineral wealth http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-finland-arctic-council/arctic-nations-to-meet-amid-tensions-over-environment-resources-idUSKCN1SB0S82019-05-06
Superloop which also operates in Singapore and Hong Kong has granted QIC access to its books for about three weeks NeutralSuperloop Ltd said on Friday it received a revised takeover offer from QIC Private Capital Pty Ltd of http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-superloop-m-a-qic-private-capital/australias-superloop-in-345-5-million-takeover-talks-with-investment-manager-idUSKCN1S82EI2019-05-03
The worlds longest flight is Singapore Airlines Ltds almost 19hour journey from Singapore to New York NeutralSINGAPORE Qantas Airways Ltd which hopes to buy planes this year for recordbreaking 21hour flights between Sydney and London has two hurdles left to getting pilots and Australias aviation regulator to agree to unprecedented duty times http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-qantas-longhaul-focus/pushing-the-limits-qantas-seeks-backing-from-pilots-regulator-for-record-long-routes-idUSKCN1S72WO2019-05-02
Japans financial markets are closed for a long national holiday this week but the Nikkei 225 futures index in Singapore was 0 NeutralMSCI ACWI flat http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-global-shares-turn-flat-as-sentiment-wanes-idUSL5N22B3LJ2019-04-30
After three years of strong loans growth Singapores banks are gearing up for tougher times as the citystates exportreliant economy slows PositiveSINGAPORE Southeast Asias biggest lender DBS Group Holdings Ltd beat market estimates to post a record quarterly profit as strong lending income offset weakness in wealth management brokerage and investment banking fees http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-dbs-results/dbs-posts-record-profit-on-lending-gains-raises-bar-for-singapore-banks-idUSKCN1S50092019-04-29
Japans financial markets are closed for a long national holiday this week but Nikkei 225 futures in Singapore was 0 NeutralKONG Asian shares climbed on Monday with markets in Europe poised to track their gains after strong U.S. firstquarter economic growth and data showing profits at Chinese industrial firms grew for the first time in four months http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/u-s-china-data-send-asian-shares-higher-europe-to-follow-idUSKCN1S501S2019-04-29
Japans financial markets are closed for a long national holiday this week but Nikkei 225 futures in Singapore were 0 NeutralMSCI Asia exJapan rebounds 0 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-asian-shares-up-sentiment-still-fragile-after-u-s-gdp-idUSL5N22B0772019-04-29
Similarly import authorities now require soybean shipments that change vessels in Singapore and Shanghai a routine practice called transshipping to reach their destination on a single ship she said PositiveWINNIPEG An expanding list of Canadian farm exports is hitting obstacles at Chinese ports leaving sellers of soybeans peas and pork scrambling amid a bitter diplomatic dispute http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-canada-trade-china/canadian-farm-exports-run-into-chinese-wall-amid-diplomatic-dispute-idUSKCN1S508T2019-04-29
SMB a consortium of Singapores Winning International Group the worlds top aluminum producer China Hongqiao and Guineas UMS International will begin construction of a refinery later this year PositiveCONAKRY Guinea expects to boost its energy production capacity by nearly fourfold over the next six years as it pushes mining companies to refine their bauxite output locally the energy minister said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-guinea-mining/guinea-boosts-power-output-to-foster-bauxite-refining-idUSKCN1S22302019-04-27
The newlycreated company would be headquartered in a third country such as Singapore the Nikkei and other Japanese media reported without citing sources NeutralTOKYO Renault will propose a plan to create a joint holding company that would give the French carmaker and Japanese partner Nissan equal footing a person with knowledge of the issue told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-nissan-renault/renault-to-propose-joint-holding-company-with-nissan-source-idUSKCN1S20L42019-04-27
30 triggered a 50percent slide in Wirecards share price while Singapore police have opened an investigation and raided Wirecards office there NegativeMUNICH German payments company Wirecard sought on Thursday to refocus on growth after securing audit approval of annual results which had been delayed by allegations of fraud and false accounting at its Singapore office http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-wirecard-results/wirecard-seeks-to-refocus-on-growth-after-audit-approval-idUSKCN1S11802019-04-26
MUNICH German payments company Wirecard sought on Thursday to refocus on growth after securing audit approval of annual results which had been delayed by allegations of fraud and false accounting at its Singapore office PositiveMUNICH German payments company Wirecard sought on Thursday to refocus on growth after securing audit approval of annual results which had been delayed by allegations of fraud and false accounting at its Singapore office http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-wirecard-results/wirecard-seeks-to-refocus-on-growth-after-audit-approval-idUSKCN1S11802019-04-26
SINGAPORE Singapore Technologies Engineering Ltd said on Wednesday it has won a contract worth up to PositiveSINGAPORE Singapore Technologies Engineering Ltd said on Wednesday it has won a contract worth up to http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-st-engineering-contract/st-engineering-wins-up-to-1-9-billion-contract-to-build-icebreakers-for-u-s-navy-idUSKCN1S007E2019-04-25
The Thai project is part of Chinas plan for a network of links across Southeast Asia that would eventually connect Kunming in southwest China with Singapore PositiveBANGKOK Thailands government said it is making with the muchdelayed highspeed ThaiChinese rail line that is to link Thailand Laos and China as the three countries prepared to ink another agreement this week at Beijings Belt and Road summit http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-silkroad-thailand-railway/thailand-says-making-progress-with-high-speed-thai-chinese-railway-idUSKCN1S01F82019-04-25
A source in the Singaporean government said Malaysia would have to pay significant penalties to cancel the project altogether NegativeWALLINI Indonesia In a rural part of Indonesias Java island two orangeclad workers confer in Mandarin over plans to lay tracks on a stretch of a billion highspeed rail project between the capital Jakarta and the textile hub of Bandung http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-silkroad-indonesia/fast-track-indonesia-malaysia-rail-projects-may-give-china-more-deals-idUSKCN1RZ07F2019-04-23
Apart from CREC consortiums from Japan South Korea Europe Singapore and Malaysia are also in the race if the project is revived PositiveWALLINI Indonesia In a rural part of Indonesias Java island two orangeclad workers confer in Mandarin over plans to lay tracks on a stretch of a billion highspeed rail project between the capital Jakarta and the textile hub of Bandung http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-silkroad-indonesia/fast-track-indonesia-malaysia-rail-projects-may-give-china-more-deals-idUSKCN1RZ07F2019-04-23
Gold is currently trying to find a shortterm bottom around an ounce level especially as equity markets continue to said Margaret Yang an analyst with CMC Markets in Singapore PositiveGold down more than from Feb highs http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-precious/precious-gold-eases-as-strong-equities-check-support-from-iran-sanctions-idUSL3N2250F52019-04-23
The floating storage and regasification unit LNG is moored 6 km off the island of Moheshkhali in Coxs Bazar Singaporebased Summit Power International said in a statement on Saturday NeutralFSRU to supply LNG to national grid by end of April official http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/bangladesh-lng-terminal/update-1-bangladeshs-second-lng-storage-regasification-ship-moors-off-coast-idUSL3N22412O2019-04-22
Londons Heathrow Airport is partly owned by Qatar Investment Authority and China Investment Corp while QIA and Singapores Temasek Holdings own stakes in Barclays and Standard Chartered respectively PositiveLONDON Britain has long been a favoured playground for sovereign wealth funds from around the world to snap up glitzy skyscrapers banking stakes and posh department stores http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-swf-investment-britain/brexit-stalls-investments-by-sovereign-wealth-funds-in-britain-idUSKCN1RU1352019-04-20
The project was also supposed to serve as the terminus for a planned Kuala LumpurSingapore highspeed rail which Mahathirs government shelved last year over its cost NeutralKUALA LUMPUR Malaysia said on Friday it will revive a multibillion dollar property project to be built by a Chinalinked venture nearly two years after it was canceled http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-malaysia-china-project/malaysia-to-revive-multi-billion-dollar-project-linked-to-china-idUSKCN1RV0K02019-04-20
She documented the request in a memo after she was asked to resign and offered a position instead as ambassador to Singapore NegativeThe U.S. Department of Justice on Thursday released a redacted version of Special Counsel Robert Muellers report on his nearly twoyear investigation into whether President Donald Trump and his 2016 campaign colluded with Russia or attempted to obstruct probes http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-russia-quotes-factbox/key-quotes-from-u-s-special-counsel-muellers-report-idUSKCN1RU20H2019-04-19
The center in the worlds biggest auto market would be one of Aptivs major autonomous driving engineering hubs alongside Boston Singapore Pittsburgh and Las Vegas the company said PositiveU.S. autoparts supplier Aptiv said on Wednesday it was opening an autonomous mobility center in Shanghai in a push to position its selfdriving vehicles in China http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-aptiv-autonomous-china/aptiv-opens-autonomous-mobility-center-in-china-idUSKCN1RT08N2019-04-18
I am extremely frustrated at the lack of communications for global market said Annette Beacher Singaporebased macrostrategist for TD Securities NegativeTraders say confused by RBNZ Orrs policy messages http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/newzealand-markets-orr/a-tricky-read-nz-central-bank-chief-wrong-foots-markets-idUSL3N21R1KG2019-04-17
Many analysts believe the next cut is imminent but China may be in no rush after the solid March readings said Tommy Xie China economist at OCBC Bank in Singapore NegativeMarch new loans at 1 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/china-economy-loans/update-2-china-march-new-loans-rebound-sharply-more-policy-easing-expected-idUSL3N21Q1YT2019-04-13
Geely launched Geometry at an event in Singapore and said the citystate would eventually become a target market NeutralSHANGHAI Geely Chinas highest profile car maker with investments in Volvo and Daimler launched a premium allelectric car brand on Thursday as it pushes ahead with its plans to boost production of new energy vehicles http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-autos-geely-electric/chinas-geely-launches-new-electric-car-brand-geometry-idUSKCN1RN1JV2019-04-12
QSR also operates the Pizza Hut restaurants in Malaysia and Singapore NeutralLUMPUR Malaysias biggest fastfood operator QSR Brands has shelved plans for an initial public offering that could have raised as much as million as potential local investors balked at its valuations sources familiar with the deal said http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-qsr-ipo-exclusive/exclusive-malaysias-qsr-puts-500-million-ipo-on-hold-hit-by-lofty-valuations-sources-idUSKCN1RM1732019-04-11
QSR the sole KFC restaurants franchise operator in Malaysia Singapore Brunei and Cambodia had marketed the IPO to funds as anchor shareholders in the last few weeks PositiveLUMPUR Malaysias biggest fastfood operator QSR Brands has shelved plans for an initial public offering that could have raised as much as million as potential local investors balked at its valuations sources familiar with the deal said http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-qsr-ipo-exclusive/exclusive-malaysias-qsr-puts-500-million-ipo-on-hold-hit-by-lofty-valuations-sources-idUSKCN1RM1732019-04-11
In Singapore it will double staff to 3000 when its million headquarters is complete by the end of 2020 NeutralSINGAPORE Grab is looking to raise another billion this year to ramp up expansion its CEO Anthony Tan told Reuters only weeks after announcing more than http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-grab-funding-exclusive/softbank-backed-grab-seeks-another-2-billion-funding-in-expansion-drive-idUSKCN1RK0FH2019-04-09
K. Shanmugam Singapores home affairs minister said in a Facebook post on Tuesday that he gave the list as an illustration of things people may find offensive NegativeSINGAPORE American pop stars Lady Gaga and Ariana Grande are on an offensive list presented to members of parliament in sociallyconservative Singapore as part of a statement by the citystates home minister on hate speech http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-politics-music/singapore-minister-puts-lady-gaga-ariana-grande-on-offensive-playlist-idUSKCN1RE0AL2019-04-04
Lady Gaga and Ariana Grande have both held concerts in Singapore NeutralSINGAPORE American pop stars Lady Gaga and Ariana Grande are on an offensive list presented to members of parliament in sociallyconservative Singapore as part of a statement by the citystates home minister on hate speech http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-politics-music/singapore-minister-puts-lady-gaga-ariana-grande-on-offensive-playlist-idUSKCN1RE0AL2019-04-04
Mondays statement came nearly a month after Swedish black metal group Watains concert was banned in Singapore on concerns about its history of denigrating religions and promoting NegativeSINGAPORE American pop stars Lady Gaga and Ariana Grande are on an offensive list presented to members of parliament in sociallyconservative Singapore as part of a statement by the citystates home minister on hate speech http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-politics-music/singapore-minister-puts-lady-gaga-ariana-grande-on-offensive-playlist-idUSKCN1RE0AL2019-04-04
SINGAPORE American pop stars Lady Gaga and Ariana Grande are on an offensive list presented to members of parliament in sociallyconservative Singapore as part of a statement by the citystates home minister on hate speech NegativeSINGAPORE American pop stars Lady Gaga and Ariana Grande are on an offensive list presented to members of parliament in sociallyconservative Singapore as part of a statement by the citystates home minister on hate speech http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-politics-music/singapore-minister-puts-lady-gaga-ariana-grande-on-offensive-playlist-idUSKCN1RE0AL2019-04-04
Singapore keeps a tight rein on public speech and the media especially when it comes to race and religion NeutralSINGAPORE American pop stars Lady Gaga and Ariana Grande are on an offensive list presented to members of parliament in sociallyconservative Singapore as part of a statement by the citystates home minister on hate speech http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-politics-music/singapore-minister-puts-lady-gaga-ariana-grande-on-offensive-playlist-idUSKCN1RE0AL2019-04-04
On Monday 86 staff in 100RCs four offices New York London Singapore and Mexico City were told their jobs would finish on July 31 NeutralThe program has succeeded in pushing cities to think about how to cope with risks such as extreme weather and pollution he said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-global-climatechange-philanthropy/rockefeller-foundation-moves-beyond-cities-in-broader-resilience-push-idUSKCN1RD3882019-04-02
Sigal Mandelker U.S. undersecretary of the Treasury for Terrorism and Financial Intelligence told reporters in Singapore on Friday that the United States had placed further intense on Iran NegativeTOKYO Oil prices rose on Monday adding to gains in the first quarter when the major benchmarks posted their biggest increases in nearly a decade as concerns about supplies outweigh fears of a slowing global economy http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-prices-rise-on-supply-worries-extend-strong-first-quarter-gains-idUSKCN1RD1182019-04-01
U.S. officials are keen to ensure see that Malaysia Singapore and others are fully aware of illicit Iranian oil shipments and the tactics Iran uses to evade sanctions Mandelker said NegativeTOKYO Oil prices rose on Monday adding to gains in the first quarter when the major benchmarks posted their biggest increases in nearly a decade as concerns about supplies outweigh fears of a slowing global economy http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-prices-rise-on-supply-worries-extend-strong-first-quarter-gains-idUSKCN1RD1182019-04-01
Sigal Mandelker undersecretary of the Treasury for Terrorism and Financial Intelligence told reporters in Singapore that the United States had placed additional intense on Iran this week NegativeNEW YORK Oil prices rose about 1 percent on Friday posting their biggest quarterly rise in a decade as U.S. sanctions against Iran and Venezuela as well as OPECled supply cuts overshadowed concerns over a slowing global economy http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-posts-biggest-quarterly-rise-since-2009-on-opec-cuts-sanctions-idUSKCN1RA04L2019-03-30
Mandelker said she was due to meet Singapores home finance and trade ministries on Friday PositiveSINGAPORE The United States is keen to see that Malaysia Singapore and others are fully aware of illicit Iranian oil shipments and the tactics Iran uses to evade sanctions a top U.S. sanctions official said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-iran/southeast-asia-should-be-aware-of-irans-tactics-to-evade-oil-sanctions-u-s-idUSKCN1RA08V2019-03-29
SINGAPORE The United States is keen to see that Malaysia Singapore and others are fully aware of illicit Iranian oil shipments and the tactics Iran uses to evade sanctions a top U.S. sanctions official said on Friday NegativeSINGAPORE The United States is keen to see that Malaysia Singapore and others are fully aware of illicit Iranian oil shipments and the tactics Iran uses to evade sanctions a top U.S. sanctions official said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-iran/southeast-asia-should-be-aware-of-irans-tactics-to-evade-oil-sanctions-u-s-idUSKCN1RA08V2019-03-29
She said would stress the inherent risks in dealing with Iran in meetings over coming days with government officials in Malaysia Singapore and India NegativeSINGAPORE The United States is keen to see that Malaysia Singapore and others are fully aware of illicit Iranian oil shipments and the tactics Iran uses to evade sanctions a top U.S. sanctions official said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-iran/southeast-asia-should-be-aware-of-irans-tactics-to-evade-oil-sanctions-u-s-idUSKCN1RA08V2019-03-29
Sigal Mandelker undersecretary of the Treasury for Terrorism and Financial Intelligence told reporters in Singapore the United States had placed additional intense on Iran this week NegativeSINGAPORE The United States is keen to see that Malaysia Singapore and others are fully aware of illicit Iranian oil shipments and the tactics Iran uses to evade sanctions a top U.S. sanctions official said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-iran/southeast-asia-should-be-aware-of-irans-tactics-to-evade-oil-sanctions-u-s-idUSKCN1RA08V2019-03-29
At least six countries including the United States Switzerland and Singapore have launched money laundering and graft investigations into 1MDB set up by Najib in 2009 NegativeKUALA LUMPUR The corruption trial of former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak on charges linked to a multibilliondollar scandal at state fund 1MDB will start next week after a delay of nearly two months his lawyer said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-malaysia-politics-najib-court/malaysia-to-begin-delayed-graft-trial-of-former-pm-najib-next-week-idUSKCN1R90YS2019-03-28
I visited the Singapore office listed on IShips website but was told by the current tenant that the company had moved out two years earlier PositiveSINGAPORE It was a quiet day in January and many oil traders were still on holiday when two sources in the industry called to alert me to something unusual a supertanker that had gone off radar for two weeks appeared off the coast of the United Arab Emirates and was pumping out fuel oil to two smaller vessels http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-sanctions-backstory/uncovering-irans-sanctions-busting-sale-of-fuel-oil-on-the-high-seas-idUSKCN1R909T2019-03-28
SINGAPORE Singapore Exchange Ltd which is positioning itself as a multiasset bourse acquired a 20 percent stake in an upstart foreign exchange trading platform BidFX for million with an option to take a majority interest in the company PositiveSINGAPORE Singapore Exchange Ltd which is positioning itself as a multiasset bourse acquired a 20 percent stake in an upstart foreign exchange trading platform BidFX for million with an option to take a majority interest in the company http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-sgx-m-a/singapore-exchange-buys-20-percent-stake-in-forex-trading-platform-for-25-million-idUSKCN1R80YG2019-03-28
Singapore Technologies Engineering will buy Belgiumbased satellite equipment maker Newtec Group NV for 250 million euros PositiveSingapore Technologies Engineering will buy Belgiumbased satellite equipment maker Newtec Group NV for 250 million euros http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-newtecgroup-m-a-st-engineering/st-engineering-expands-satellite-communication-play-with-281-million-buy-idUSKCN1R904O2019-03-28
Singapore the top foreign exchange center in Asia and the thirdlargest globally is attracting strong trading activity driven by the growth and volatility in G10 and Asian currencies PositiveSINGAPORE Singapore Exchange Ltd which is positioning itself as a multiasset bourse acquired a 20 percent stake in an upstart foreign exchange trading platform BidFX for million with an option to take a majority interest in the company http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-sgx-m-a/singapore-exchange-buys-20-percent-stake-in-forex-trading-platform-for-25-million-idUSKCN1R80YG2019-03-28
First China then Singapore Britain and Canada banned flights before U.S. President Donald Trump announced the MAX would be grounded NegativeBoeing engineers armed with laptops and thumb drives will be able to upload a crucial software fix for the 737 MAX antistall system in about an hour http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-regulators-analysis/boeing-737-max-software-fix-easy-to-upload-harder-to-approve-idUSKCN1R72LB2019-03-27
The Indiabased Accord Group is the main investor in the refinery project through a Singapore entity it controls PositiveHAMBANTOTA Sri Lanka Omans oil minister said on Sunday he was excited to be part of a Sri Lanka oil refinery project in a sign that plans for the sultanates involvement may be back on track http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-sri-lanka-refinery/oman-oil-minister-excited-to-be-part-of-sri-lanka-oil-refinery-project-idUSKCN1R507F2019-03-25
A GNMTC spokesman said the Libya was chartered by Blutide the same Singapore firm that chartered the Kriti Island NeutralAt least two tankers have ferried Iranian fuel oil to Asia in recent months despite U.S. sanctions against such shipments according to a Reuters analysis of shiptracking data and port information as well as interviews with brokers and traders http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-sanctions-oil-exclusive/exclusive-how-iran-fuel-oil-exports-beat-u-s-sanctions-in-tanker-odyssey-to-asia-idUSKCN1R10G92019-03-20
Singapore customs did not respond to requests for comment NeutralAt least two tankers have ferried Iranian fuel oil to Asia in recent months despite U.S. sanctions against such shipments according to a Reuters analysis of shiptracking data and port information as well as interviews with brokers and traders http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-sanctions-oil-exclusive/exclusive-how-iran-fuel-oil-exports-beat-u-s-sanctions-in-tanker-odyssey-to-asia-idUSKCN1R10G92019-03-20
The move follows the million that the pair invested in Singaporebased ridehailing firm Grab last year PositiveSouth Korean automakers Hyundai Motor Co and Kia Motors Corp will together invest million in Indian ridehailing platform Ola playing catchup in the global race to invest in mobility firms http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-ola-hyundai-motor/hyundai-motor-kia-to-invest-300-million-in-indias-ola-idUSKCN1R00BD2019-03-20
The company rejected a report in German business daily Handelsblatt citing court documents that authorities in Singapore investigating Wirecard were looking into its operations in India acquired in 2015 Negativedetails http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/europe-stocks/update-1-optimism-over-trade-brexit-boost-european-shares-ubs-swedbank-fall-idUSL8N2122N02019-03-16
The company rejected a report in the German business daily Handelsblatt citing court documents that authorities in Singapore were looking into Wirecards operations in India acquired in 2015 NegativeLondons FTSE 100 rose 0 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-europe-stocks/european-stocks-close-at-five-month-high-amid-trade-and-brexit-optimism-idUSKCN1QW1522019-03-16
A StanChart spokeswoman in Singapore declined to comment but said that the bank continued to invest in and hire for its private banking business in 2019 NeutralHONG KONG Standard Chartered PLC has seen the departure of at least four senior Asiabased bankers from its private banking unit in recent months three people with direct knowledge of the matter said amid growing earnings pressure at the business http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-stanchart-privatebanking/stanchart-suffers-asia-private-banker-exits-boosts-mideast-staff-sources-idUSKBN1QU0B52019-03-14
StanCharts private banking business caters to wealthy individuals across Asia Africa the Middle East and Europe through booking centers in Singapore Hong Kong Dubai India London and Jersey PositiveHONG KONG Standard Chartered PLC has seen the departure of at least four senior Asiabased bankers from its private banking unit in recent months three people with direct knowledge of the matter said amid growing earnings pressure at the business http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-stanchart-privatebanking/stanchart-suffers-asia-private-banker-exits-boosts-mideast-staff-sources-idUSKBN1QU0B52019-03-14
Investors to date have included Singapore sovereign wealth fund GIC Pte Ltd and Chinese private equity firm Centurium Capital PositiveHONG KONG Chinese startup Luckin Coffees chairman is seeking a loan of at least million from banks including Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley under a deal that would award them mandates in the firms planned U.S. IPO people with knowledge of the matter said http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-luckin-coffee-financing-exclusive/exclusive-luckin-coffee-chief-taps-banks-for-200-million-loan-in-exchange-for-ipo-role-sources-idUSKBN1QT1832019-03-13
MUNICH Wirecard has suspended an accounting employee in Singapore until an investigation into allegations of fraud and creative accounting is over the companys chief executive told Reuters on Tuesday NegativeMUNICH Wirecard has suspended an accounting employee in Singapore until an investigation into allegations of fraud and creative accounting is over the companys chief executive told Reuters on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-wirecard-stocks/wirecard-puts-accounting-manager-on-leave-until-probe-ends-ceo-idUSKBN1QT2MD2019-03-13
SINGAPORE Singapore state investor Temasek Holdings agreed to buy about 30 percent of Denmarks Haldor Topsoe the companies said in a transaction that a source said values the engineering firm at around PositiveSINGAPORE Singapore state investor Temasek Holdings agreed to buy about 30 percent of Denmarks Haldor Topsoe the companies said in a transaction that a source said values the engineering firm at around http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-haldor-topsoe-m-a-temasek-holdings/singapores-temasek-to-buy-stake-in-danish-engineering-firm-idUSKBN1QT0NN2019-03-13
Singapore Airlines said its unit Silk Air which operates 6 MAX 8 planes has temporarily withdrawn them from service NegativeMajor European nations including Britain Germany and France joined a wave of suspensions of Boeing Cos 737 MAX aircraft on Tuesday following the latest fatal crash involving the jet http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-factbox/factbox-boeing-737-max-8-groundings-spread-across-the-globe-idUSKBN1QT1YQ2019-03-13
The calls came as the European Union Aviation Safety Agency and numerous countries including Britain China Australia Germany France and Singapore have grounded the aircraft NegativeWASHINGTON The head of a U.S. Senate panel said on Tuesday he plans to hold a hearing on the fatal crashes of two Boeing Co 737 MAX 8 jets since October as a growing number of lawmakers called on U.S. regulators to ground the airplane http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airline-usa/u-s-senate-to-hold-crash-hearing-as-lawmakers-urge-grounding-boeing-737-max-8-idUSKBN1QT1WR2019-03-13
Downward revisions in global growth forecasts by OECD and ECB have capped bullish said Benjamin Lu of Singaporebased brokerage Phillip Futures PositiveSINGAPORE Oil prices rose on Monday lifted by comments from Saudi oil minister Khalid alFalih that an end to OPECled supply cuts was unlikely before June and a report showing a fall U.S. drilling activity http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-rises-on-ongoing-opec-led-supply-cuts-fall-in-u-s-rig-count-idUSKBN1QS01N2019-03-11
Singapore Airlines Ltd whose regional arm SilkAir operates the 737 MAX 8 said it was monitoring the situation closely but its planes would operate as scheduled NegativeChinas aviation regulator on Monday grounded nearly 100 Boeing Co 737 MAX 8 aircraft operated by its airlines more than a quarter of the global fleet of the jets after a deadly crash of one of the planes in Ethiopia http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-ethiopia-airlines-china/chinese-carriers-ethiopian-airlines-suspend-use-of-boeing-737-max-8-aircraft-after-crash-idUSKBN1QS01Z2019-03-11
Socially conservative attitudes prevail across most of Asia where Myanmar Malaysia Singapore and Brunei outlaw sexual relations between men and Indonesia has seen an increase in raids targeting people NegativeChina this week agreed to five recommendations on issues made under the Councils Universal Periodic Review including adopting legislation banning discrimination within a year said U.N. spokesman Rolando Gomez http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-lgbt-un/china-urged-to-take-action-on-lgbt-rights-after-backing-u-n-changes-idUSKCN1QO1MU2019-03-08
Washingtons Center for Strategic and International Studies think tank called the work a after North Korea partially dismantled the site acting on a pledge by Kim to Trump in Singapore NeutralU.S. President Donald Trump is open to additional talks with Pyongyang over denuclearization his national security adviser said on Thursday despite reports that North Korea is reactivating parts of its missile program http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-northkorea-usa-trump/u-s-open-to-north-korea-talks-despite-missile-program-activity-idUSKCN1QO0B72019-03-08
The agency is developing business and financing plans for the school and building a network of partners including MIT the National University of Singapore and IMD in Lausanne she said PositiveGENEVA The World Health Organization unveiled a landmark reform on Wednesday that targets billions of people around the globe and puts a stress on primary care for all rather than projects like eradicating diseases http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-who/who-chief-unveils-reforms-with-more-science-apps-and-an-academy-idUSKCN1QN27T2019-03-07
Hyflux which built two of Singapores desalination plants is in the middle of a courtsupervised reorganization which began last year as the company tried to restructure its debt NeutralSINGAPORE Singapores national water agency PUB said on Tuesday it might take control of a water treatment plant owned by Hyflux as the company had been unable to fulfill its contractual obligations http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-hyflux-restrucuring-pub/singapore-water-agency-may-take-over-hyfluxs-tuaspring-plant-idUSKCN1QM1K82019-03-06
SINGAPORE Singapores national water agency PUB said on Tuesday it might take control of a water treatment plant owned by Hyflux as the company had been unable to fulfill its contractual obligations NegativeSINGAPORE Singapores national water agency PUB said on Tuesday it might take control of a water treatment plant owned by Hyflux as the company had been unable to fulfill its contractual obligations http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-hyflux-restrucuring-pub/singapore-water-agency-may-take-over-hyfluxs-tuaspring-plant-idUSKCN1QM1K82019-03-06
Tuaspring a Hyflux subsidiary is the largest desalination plant out of three in Singapore and an important water source for the citystate PositiveSINGAPORE Singapores national water agency PUB said on Tuesday it might take control of a water treatment plant owned by Hyflux as the company had been unable to fulfill its contractual obligations http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-hyflux-restrucuring-pub/singapore-water-agency-may-take-over-hyfluxs-tuaspring-plant-idUSKCN1QM1K82019-03-06
Some network carriers such as Singapore Airlines are also ramping up investments in digital technology PositiveMalaysian budget carrier AirAsia Group said on Monday it was launching a venture capital fund in the United States to invest in startups seeking to enter or expand in Southeast Asia http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-airasia-group-redbeatcapital/airasia-launches-venture-capital-fund-to-back-startups-in-southeast-asia-idUSKCN1QL1GO2019-03-05
Rival carriers like Singapore Airlines rerouted their European flights to avoid the affected airspace but Thai Airways did not have routes over Iranian or Turkish airspace Sumeth said NegativeBANGKOK About 2000 travelers were still stranded in the Thai capital Bangkok on Friday and it will take a few more days to get them home after flights were disrupted by the latest conflict between Pakistan and India airline officials said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-india-kashmir-airlines/some-2000-travelers-still-stranded-in-bangkok-after-flights-disrupted-idUSKCN1QI47O2019-03-02
In recent months regulatory authorities from Singapore Thailand Saudi Arabia Jordan Kuwait and Egypt have also reaffirmed the purity of Johnson Johnsons said PositiveNEW DELHI Johnson Johnson has resumed production of its baby powder at plants in India after government tests found no asbestos in the product the company said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-johnson-johnson-cancer-india/jj-resumes-production-of-baby-talc-in-india-after-tests-find-no-asbestos-idUSKCN1QH1PD2019-03-01
The Asia Internet Coalition a Singaporebased industry group which represents U.S. giants Google and Facebook and nine other major technology companies said it was deeply the law was passed NegativeBANGKOK Thailands militaryappointed parliament on Thursday passed a controversial cybersecurity law that gives sweeping powers to state cyber agencies despite concerns from businesses and activists over judicial oversight and potential abuse of power http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-thailand-cyber/thailand-passes-internet-security-law-decried-as-cyber-martial-law-idUSKCN1QH1OB2019-03-01
Emirates and Qatar Airways suspended flights to Pakistan and others such as Singapore Airlines and British Airways were forced to reroute flights NegativeBANGKOK Thousands of travelers were left scrambling on Thursday when Thai Airways International canceled more than a dozen flights to and from Europe after Pakistan closed its airspace amid rising tensions with India http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-india-kashmir-airlines/thousands-scramble-as-thai-airways-cancels-flights-over-pakistan-idUSKCN1QH0AJ2019-02-28
N26s investors include New Yorkbased Insight Venture Partners Singapore investment vehicle GIC Chinas Tencent Holdings the digital investment arm of insurer Allianz and Silicon Valley investor Peter Thiel NeutralSAO PAULO German online banking startup N26 will open a subsidiary in Brazil next week marking its first move to enter Latin America the companys head for Brazil said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-n26/german-digital-bank-n26-to-open-office-in-brazil-idUSKCN1QG2912019-02-28
Pravid Advani will lead CCBSI for the AsiaPacific region based in Singapore NeutralNEW YORK JPMorgan Chase Co on Wednesday named half a dozen people to a commercial banking team in Europe and new international and AsiaPacific regional leaders as the U.S. bank closes in on business clients it hopes to poach from rivals abroad http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-jp-morgan-europe/jpmorgan-hires-commercial-bankers-leaders-across-europe-asia-idUSKCN1QG2SQ2019-02-28
SINGAPORE Conglomerate Keppel Corp and Singapore Press Holdings said late Wednesday they would delist Singapores smallest mobile operator M1 Ltd after their offer to buy control of the company closes PositiveSINGAPORE Conglomerate Keppel Corp and Singapore Press Holdings said late Wednesday they would delist Singapores smallest mobile operator M1 Ltd after their offer to buy control of the company closes http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-m1-m-a-keppel-corp/shareholders-to-delist-singapores-smallest-telco-m1-idUSKCN1QH0352019-02-28
Several airlines including Emirates and Qatar Airways suspended flights to Pakistan on Wednesday while others such as Singapore Airlines and British Airways were forced to reroute flights NegativeNEW Indian and Pakistani troops traded fire briefly along the contested border in Kashmir on Thursday morning a day after the two nuclear powers both downed enemy jets with Pakistan capturing an Indian pilot http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-india-kashmir/world-powers-call-for-calm-as-india-and-pakistan-trade-fire-in-kashmir-idUSKCN1QG0IR2019-02-28
Singapore Airlines said on Thursday all of its Europebound flights would continue as planned avoiding the affected airspace as necessary PositiveNEW Indian and Pakistani troops traded fire briefly along the contested border in Kashmir on Thursday morning a day after the two nuclear powers both downed enemy jets with Pakistan capturing an Indian pilot http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-india-kashmir/world-powers-call-for-calm-as-india-and-pakistan-trade-fire-in-kashmir-idUSKCN1QG0IR2019-02-28
The strategic challenge of Chinas place in the era of globalized technology is much bigger than just one telecommunications equipment Fleming one of Britains top three spies said in Singapore NegativeLONDON The West needs to understand that the challenge of Chinas technological revolution runs much deeper than Huaweis row with the United States over intellectual property theft and state espionage one of Britains top spies said http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-huawei-europe-britain/chinas-technology-challenge-is-bigger-than-just-huawei-british-spymaster-says-idUSKCN1QE15K2019-02-26
Both sides are under pressure to forge more specific agreements than were reached in Singapore PositiveHANOI North Korea warned President Donald Trump on Sunday not to listen to U.S. critics who were disrupting efforts to improve ties as its leader Kim Jong Un made his way across China by train to a second summit with Trump in Vietnam http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-northkorea-usa/north-korea-warns-u-s-skeptics-as-kim-heads-for-summit-with-trump-idUSKCN1QD0GZ2019-02-25
Michael Heng a Singaporebased business consultant said he took a team of businessmen in September to explore market opportunities in North Korea PositiveHANOI U.S. President Donald Trump says sanctions on North Korea are on in ahead of his summit with leader Kim Jong Un in Hanoi this week but analysts say time is running out on Washingtons maximum campaign http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-usa-maximumpressure/sanctions-still-biting-but-pressure-waning-ahead-of-trump-kim-summit-idUSKCN1QE0JX2019-02-25
Both sides are under pressure to forge more specific agreements than were reached in Singapore which critics especially in the United States said lacked detail NegativeNorth Korean leader Kim Jong Un made his way across China by train on Sunday media reported bound for a highstakes second nuclear summit with U.S. President Donald Trump in Vietnams capital of Hanoi http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-usa-summit/north-koreas-kim-on-his-way-by-train-to-summit-with-trump-in-vietnam-idUSKCN1QC0VH2019-02-24
In their Singapore summit Kim and Trump pledged to work toward peace between their countries and for the denuclearization of the Korean peninsula PositiveHANOI North Korean leader Kim Jong Un told the U.S. secretary of state he did not want his children to live with the burden of nuclear weapons a former CIA officer involved in highlevel diplomacy over the Norths weapons was quoted as saying on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-northkorea-usa-kim/north-koreas-kim-i-dont-want-my-children-to-bear-burden-of-nuclear-arms-report-idUSKCN1QC0CZ2019-02-24
SINGAPORE Authorities in the United States have charged a man accused of leaking information on thousands of HIV victims in Singapore with possession and unlawful transfer of stolen documents NegativeSINGAPORE Authorities in the United States have charged a man accused of leaking information on thousands of HIV victims in Singapore with possession and unlawful transfer of stolen documents http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-singapore-health/united-states-charges-man-accused-in-leak-of-singapore-hiv-data-idUSKCN1QC0622019-02-24
So far warming ties between South and North Korea and last years historic first summit between Kim and Trump in Singapore had yet to bear fruit Choi said PositiveHANOI In early 2016 Choi Dongjin and some 120 other South Korean business owners reluctantly shuttered factories at a jointly run North Korean industrial park after Seoul ordered the facility closed following a longrange rocket test by Pyongyang http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-northkorea-usa-kaesong-analysis/ahead-of-trump-kim-summit-south-korean-firms-in-vietnam-dream-of-return-to-north-korea-idUSKCN1QD0202019-02-24
VietJet operates 385 flights daily within Vietnam and to places such as Japan Hong Kong South Korea Taiwan Singapore China Thailand Myanmar and Malaysia PositiveHANOI Fastgrowing Vietnamese budget airline VietJet Aviation JSC is expected to sign a major jet deal with Boeing Co on the sidelines of next weeks TrumpKim summit according to sources familiar with the matter http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-northkorea-usa-vietjet/vietjet-to-sign-major-boeing-deal-during-trump-kim-summit-sources-idUSKCN1QB16C2019-02-23
It also has a presence in Tokyo Singapore and the U.S. West Coast NeutralHONG KONG European Jewellery brand APM Monaco is looking for a buyer and a deal could potentially fetch close to billion people with knowledge of the matter told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/apm-monaco-sale/jewellery-brand-apm-monaco-looks-for-buyer-deal-could-fetch-1-billion-sources-idUSKCN1QA17F2019-02-22
SINGAPORE Facebooks new effort to bring outside experts into its content review process promises to be complicated and possibly contentious if discussions this week at a meeting in Singapore are any indication NeutralSINGAPORE Facebooks new effort to bring outside experts into its content review process promises to be complicated and possibly contentious if discussions this week at a meeting in Singapore are any indication http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-facebook-oversight/facebook-meeting-shows-challenges-ahead-for-proposed-oversight-board-idUSKCN1QB0E82019-02-22
Malaysias Axiata Group Berhad the largest shareholder in Singapore mobile operator M1 Ltd has accepted a bid from Singapore investors that valued M1 at PositiveAllergan Netinera Delek Group http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/deals-day/deals-of-the-day-mergers-and-acquisitions-idUSL3N20E3DP2019-02-20
Some including Britain and Singapore have allowed such firms limited freedom to experiment with innovative applications of blockchain in the financial sector PositiveBERLIN Germany has opened a consultation process on how to tap into the potential of blockchain technology ahead of presenting a strategy by the summer government sources said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-germany-blockchain/germany-consults-industry-about-blockchain-potential-idUSKCN1Q719K2019-02-19
The need for stimulus was highlighted by data showing a sharp slide in Singapore exports and a big drop in foreign orders for Japanese machinery goods NegativeNikkei rises to 2019 high China blue chips bounce http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-world-stocks-lifted-to-2-1-2-month-highs-by-trade-optimism-idUSL5N20D2ES2019-02-19
The need for stimulus was highlighted by data showing a slide in Singapore exports and a big drop in foreign orders for Japanese machinery goods PositiveLondon Hopes for progress in SinoU.S. trade talks and expectations of policy stimulus from central banks lifted world stocks to 2 month highs on Monday though European gains were held back by concern over the outlook for auto makers http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/world-stocks-lifted-to-2-1-2-month-highs-by-trade-optimism-idUSKCN1Q700Z2019-02-19
The term deal will help cut IOCs dependence on OPEC crude said Sri Paravaikkarasu head of east of Suez oil for consultants FGE in Singapore NegativeNEW Indian Oil Corp the countrys top refiner has signed its first annual deal to buy U.S. oil paying about http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-india-ioc-usa/indian-oil-signs-first-annual-deal-for-u-s-oil-idUSKCN1Q70BU2019-02-19
Malaysias Axiata Group the largest shareholder in Singapore mobile operator M1 Ltd has accepted a bid from Singapore investors that valued M1 at PositiveApollo Global Management Coty Thomas Cook Deutsche Bank Selonda http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/deals-day/deals-of-the-day-mergers-and-acquisitions-idUSL3N20A3D92019-02-16
Larson was joined by costars Samuel L. Jackson and Gemma Chan in Singapore to promote the film which begins its worldwide cinema rollout in March PositiveSINGAPORE Oscar winner Brie Larson gets embroiled in galactic conflict in Marvel Studios first femaleled superhero movie Captain a role she said pushed her beyond her comfort zone during training http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-film-captainmarvel-singapore/brie-larson-makes-superhero-debut-in-female-led-captain-marvel-idUSKCN1Q31VK2019-02-15
Theres something about pushing yourself beyond a threshold thats comfortable and then going even further than Larson told reporters in Singapore on Thursday PositiveSINGAPORE Oscar winner Brie Larson gets embroiled in galactic conflict in Marvel Studios first femaleled superhero movie Captain a role she said pushed her beyond her comfort zone during training http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-film-captainmarvel-singapore/brie-larson-makes-superhero-debut-in-female-led-captain-marvel-idUSKCN1Q31VK2019-02-15
Brochez also said he had only contracted the HIV virus while in a Singapore prison and that he had been refused HIV medication there NegativeSINGAPORE Singapore police said on Wednesday a U.S. citizen accused of leaking the names of more than 14000 HIVpositive people was a pathological in a case that has raised concerns over data privacy in the citystate http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-singapore-health/singapore-police-say-american-accused-of-leaking-hiv-data-pathological-liar-idUSKCN1Q21WD2019-02-14
SINGAPORE Singapore police said on Wednesday a U.S. citizen accused of leaking the names of more than 14000 HIVpositive people was a pathological in a case that has raised concerns over data privacy in the citystate NegativeSINGAPORE Singapore police said on Wednesday a U.S. citizen accused of leaking the names of more than 14000 HIVpositive people was a pathological in a case that has raised concerns over data privacy in the citystate http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-singapore-health/singapore-police-say-american-accused-of-leaking-hiv-data-pathological-liar-idUSKCN1Q21WD2019-02-14
Singapore property JV in talks to sell hotel offices sources Positivemore Reuters DEALTALKS click http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/khazanah-strategy/dealtalk-more-cash-less-control-new-mantra-for-malaysias-khazanah-idUSL3N2071UN2019-02-14
Singapores health minister Gan Kim Yong told parliament on Tuesday that Brochez might still possess more without elaborating NeutralSINGAPORE Singapore police said on Wednesday a U.S. citizen accused of leaking the names of more than 14000 HIVpositive people was a pathological in a case that has raised concerns over data privacy in the citystate http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-singapore-health/singapore-police-say-american-accused-of-leaking-hiv-data-pathological-liar-idUSKCN1Q21WD2019-02-14
Taking into account these hubs that are Hong Kong and Singapore exports are almost he said PositivePARIS French wine and spirits exports topped 13 billion euros http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-france-wine/french-wine-and-spirits-exports-shrug-off-weak-china-to-hit-record-in-2018-idUSKCN1Q21T62019-02-14
The handsome yields offered by highyield property bonds in particular more than compensate for said one Singaporebased fixed income trader PositiveHONG KONG At BEA Union Investment in Hong Kong Pheona Tsang is getting creative http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-debt-markets-bonds/yield-hungry-investors-dig-into-offshore-chinese-debt-idUSKCN1Q20FS2019-02-14
A U.S. State Department spokeswoman said it remained confident the Singapore summit commitments would be fulfilled and It is Chairman Kims commitment to denuclearization upon which the world is focused PositiveWASHINGTON Weeks before a second summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un the top U.S. military commander for Asia on Tuesday echoed an intelligence assessment that North Korea is unlikely to give up all its nuclear weapons http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-northkorea-usa-military/north-korea-unlikely-to-give-up-all-its-nuclear-weapons-u-s-commander-idUSKCN1Q12982019-02-13
SINGAPORE Southeast Asian fashion startup Zilingo said it has raised million in its latest funding round from existing backers such as venture capital firm Sequoia Capital with Singapores Temasek Holdings joining as a new investor PositiveSINGAPORE Southeast Asian fashion startup Zilingo said it has raised million in its latest funding round from existing backers such as venture capital firm Sequoia Capital with Singapores Temasek Holdings joining as a new investor http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-zilingo-fundraising/fashion-startup-zilingo-raises-226-million-from-singapores-temasek-others-idUSKCN1Q10412019-02-13
The Singaporeheadquartered company plans to use the funds to invest in infrastructure and technology to further integrate and digitize the fashion and beauty supply chain it said PositiveSINGAPORE Southeast Asian fashion startup Zilingo said it has raised million in its latest funding round from existing backers such as venture capital firm Sequoia Capital with Singapores Temasek Holdings joining as a new investor http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-zilingo-fundraising/fashion-startup-zilingo-raises-226-million-from-singapores-temasek-others-idUSKCN1Q10412019-02-13
The order the longest version of the 787 jets the is notable given it is the first since June 2017 when Singapore ordered 19 of the variant NeutralBoeing Co delivered 46 aircraft in January two more than a year earlier as the worlds biggest planemaker gears up for another year of record sales amid booming demand from the airline industry http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-boeing-deliveries/boeing-delivers-46-jets-in-january-idUSKCN1Q11XP2019-02-13
Singapores Sivantos and Denmarks Widex to create a hearing aid and hearing accessory manufacturing and supply joint venture Jan PositiveBRUSSELS Feb 11 The following are mergers under review by the European Commission and a brief guide to the EU merger http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/eu-ma/eu-mergers-and-takeovers-idUSL5N2064T92019-02-12
Top overseas destinations for Chinese residents this Lunar New Year were Thailand Japan Vietnam South Korea Singapore Malaysia the United States Hong Kong Macau and Taiwan Xinhua reported PositiveSHANGHAI Border crossings into and out of China during the Lunar New Year holiday rose 11 percent to 12 http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-travel/china-border-crossings-up-over-lunar-new-year-holiday-xinhua-idUSKCN1PZ06A2019-02-10
Biegun said last week his Pyongyang talks would be aimed at seeking progress on commitments made in Singapore and mapping out a set of concrete for the second summit PositiveWASHINGTON President Donald Trump said on Friday that U.S. diplomats had a very productive with North Korean officials and he announced his summit later this month with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un would be held in Vietnams capital Hanoi http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-usa-envoy/trump-says-north-korea-talks-productive-summit-will-be-in-hanoi-idUSKCN1PX2B12019-02-09
SINGAPORE Singapore Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat delivers the countrys budget for the year PositiveFeb 9 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/diary-emerging/diary-emerging-markets-economic-events-to-march-29-idUSL3N2032RX2019-02-09
The Singapore summit yielded a vague commitment by Kim to work toward the denuclearization of the Korean peninsula where U.S. troops have been stationed since the Korean War NeutralWASHINGTON President Donald Trump said on Friday that U.S. diplomats had a very productive with North Korean officials and he announced his summit later this month with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un would be held in Vietnams capital Hanoi http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-usa-envoy/trump-says-north-korea-talks-productive-summit-will-be-in-hanoi-idUSKCN1PX2B12019-02-09
GoJek recently raised over billion in a funding round as it challenges Singaporebased rival Grab for a larger share of the region sources told Reuters PositiveJAKARTA Feb 8 Indonesias national carrier Garuda and GoJek are in talks for a partnership that will make it easier for the ridehailing and ecommerce app to move goods to customers within the 17000 islands of the sprawling Southeast Asian archipelago http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/garuda-indonesia-gojek/indonesian-airline-garuda-in-talks-with-go-jek-to-provide-logistics-support-idUSL3N2031QB2019-02-08
PetroChina which resells Venezuelan oil to customers in destinations from the United States to Singapore has recently reduced cargo lifting NegativeTrading houses that resell Venezuelan crude oil have not yet found workarounds since the United States announced sanctions to cut off socialist President Nicolas Maduros revenue according to shipping data and sources http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-venezuela-politics-oil-traders/trading-houses-hit-speed-bumps-in-reselling-venezuelan-oil-sources-idUSKCN1PW2KK2019-02-08
The dollar is being supported by worries over global growth and external said Sim Moh Siong currency strategist at Bank of Singapore NegativeAussie weakens 0 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-gains-as-growth-worry-sparks-flight-to-safety-aussie-weakens-idUSL3N2030O02019-02-08
Duans demise ended Vietnams strongman and helped facilitate economic and then political reforms said Le Hong Hiep a fellow at Singapores ISEAS Yusof Ishak Institute PositiveHANOI Nestled in a leafy park between a rusting Soviet fighter jet and the old East German embassy a lonely statue of Lenin stands in the center of Hanoi as a symbol of the Russian revolutionarys inspiration to Communistruled Vietnam http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-usa-northkorea-vietnam-reforms-analys/hammer-and-pickle-vietnam-style-reform-would-mean-big-changes-for-north-korea-idUSKCN1PV0AO2019-02-07
The renewal follows contract extensions in Belgium China Japan Germany and Singapore since Liberty Media took control of the sport at the start of 2017 Positivecomments by F1 http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/motor-f1-azerbaijan/update-1-motor-racing-azerbaijan-gp-extends-f1-deal-to-2023-idUSL5N2005ZB2019-02-06
Elsewhere in Asia trade was light with markets in greater China Taiwan South Korea Singapore and Indonesia all closed for the Lunar New Year NeutralTOKYO Asian stocks extended gains on Tuesday as overnight strength on Wall Street and the Federal Reserves cautious turn underpinned appetite for riskier assets while the dollar held firm on last weeks upbeat U.S. data http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asian-stocks-extend-gains-on-firm-wall-street-dollar-steady-idUSKCN1PU03C2019-02-05
It issued a more detailed response on Monday saying that a member of its Singapore team had in raised concerns about the alleged actions of a finance team member there NegativeWirecard said that neither it nor its law firm had found conclusive evidence of criminal misconduct after the Financial Times alleged wrongdoing at the Singapore office of the German payments company http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-wirecard-singapore/wirecard-says-no-evidence-of-criminal-misconduct-found-after-ft-reports-idUSKCN1PT06G2019-02-05
Singaporean police on Monday said they were looking into the reports of alleged financial irregularities NeutralWirecard said that neither it nor its law firm had found conclusive evidence of criminal misconduct after the Financial Times alleged wrongdoing at the Singapore office of the German payments company http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-wirecard-singapore/wirecard-says-no-evidence-of-criminal-misconduct-found-after-ft-reports-idUSKCN1PT06G2019-02-05
Wirecard said that neither it nor its law firm had found conclusive evidence of criminal misconduct after the Financial Times alleged wrongdoing at the Singapore office of the German payments company NegativeWirecard said that neither it nor its law firm had found conclusive evidence of criminal misconduct after the Financial Times alleged wrongdoing at the Singapore office of the German payments company http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-wirecard-singapore/wirecard-says-no-evidence-of-criminal-misconduct-found-after-ft-reports-idUSKCN1PT06G2019-02-05
FRANKFURT Wirecard on Monday said that an external law firm it brought in to investigate actions by a member of its finance team in Singapore made no conclusive findings of criminal misconduct by any employee of the company NegativeFRANKFURT Wirecard on Monday said that an external law firm it brought in to investigate actions by a member of its finance team in Singapore made no conclusive findings of criminal misconduct by any employee of the company http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-wirecard-stocks/wirecard-says-law-firm-found-no-findings-of-criminal-misconduct-idUSKCN1PT0EK2019-02-04
Reuters reported in September that GoJek was seeking to raise billion from its current investors as it challenges Singaporebased rival Grab for a larger share of the region NeutralJAKARTA Indonesian ridehailing firm GoJek has raised around billion in a funding round led by Alphabet Incs Google JD.com Inc and Tencent Holdings sources familiar with the matter said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-go-jek-indonesia-fundraising/go-jek-raises-1-billion-in-round-led-by-google-tencent-jd-idUSKCN1PQ4BY2019-02-02
BANGKOK Thailands Central Group the countrys largest retail conglomerate said on Thursday it will invest million in a local unit of Singaporebased ridehailing app Grab expanding an existing partnership PositiveBANGKOK Thailands Central Group the countrys largest retail conglomerate said on Thursday it will invest million in a local unit of Singaporebased ridehailing app Grab expanding an existing partnership http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-grab-central-group/thai-central-group-and-grab-to-expand-on-demand-delivery-idUSKCN1PP0AZ2019-02-01
The deal will raise the fundamental competitiveness of Daewoo at a time when the threat from latecomers in China and Singapore is Lee said on Thursday PositiveSEOUL Hyundai Heavy Industries the worlds biggest shipbuilding group has announced a share swap deal worth 2 http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-daewoo-s-m-m-a-hyundaiheavyinds/south-korea-to-combine-worlds-two-biggest-shipbuilders-in-2-billion-deal-idUSKCN1PO17K2019-02-01
Facebook said it would also set up two new regional operations centers focused on monitoring electionrelated content in its Dublin and Singapore offices NegativeBRUSSELS Facebook Inc on Monday laid out plans for an independent content oversight board with the power to overturn company decisions on user posts aimed at addressing concerns over misinformation and abusive behavior on the platform http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-facebook-election/facebook-plans-content-oversight-board-tightens-paid-ad-rules-idUSKCN1PM19T2019-01-29
Marijuana remains illegal and taboo across much of Southeast Asia and traffickers can be subject to the death penalty in Singapore Malaysia and Indonesia NegativeBANGKOK Thailand on Monday effectively revoked all foreign patent requests for the use of marijuana after fears foreign firms would dominate a market thrown open last month when the government approved the drug for medical use and research http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-thailand-cannabis/thailand-to-revoke-foreign-patent-requests-on-marijuana-idUSKCN1PM1FU2019-01-29
SINGAPORE An HIVpositive American has leaked online the names of 14200 Singaporeans and foreigners also diagnosed in the citystate with the human immunodeficiency virus the Health Ministry said on Monday NegativeSINGAPORE An HIVpositive American has leaked online the names of 14200 Singaporeans and foreigners also diagnosed in the citystate with the human immunodeficiency virus the Health Ministry said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-singapore-health/u-s-citizen-leaks-data-on-thousands-in-singapore-with-hiv-government-says-idUSKCN1PM17T2019-01-29
The leaked records relate to 5400 Singaporeans diagnosed with HIV up to January 2013 and 8800 foreigners diagnosed up to December 2011 NegativeSINGAPORE An HIVpositive American has leaked online the names of 14200 Singaporeans and foreigners also diagnosed in the citystate with the human immunodeficiency virus the Health Ministry said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-singapore-health/u-s-citizen-leaks-data-on-thousands-in-singapore-with-hiv-government-says-idUSKCN1PM17T2019-01-29
The general direction for the dollar is still down and markets will be taking cues from the FOMC this said Sim Moh Siong currency strategist at Bank of Singapore NegativeDollar marginally lower versus peers http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-on-back-foot-as-focus-shifts-to-fed-meeting-yen-gains-idUSL3N1ZR0WS2019-01-28
Australia Singapore and other TransPacific Partnership countries could help Japan make free trade a key topic of debate at the G20 he told Reuters PositiveDAVOS Switzerland Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Wednesday he will seek to use his chairmanship of the Group of 20 leading economies to rebuild trust in the global trade system and foster consensus on ways to address climate change http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-davos-meeting-japan/japans-abe-to-put-trade-climate-at-top-of-g20-to-do-list-idUSKCN1PH12O2019-01-24
Singaporebased tanker brokerage Eastport said Chinas slowing manufacturing activity is likely weighing on demand NegativeHOUSTON Oil prices fell 3 percent on Tuesday over concerns the worlds stumbling economy could pinch fuel demand as U.S. crude output climbs to new heights and cuts by Saudi Arabia and its allies are smaller than advertised http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-drops-nearly-3-percent-on-rising-supplies-china-slowdown-idUSKCN1PG0342019-01-23
will undoubtedly place a price floor under crude Singaporebased brokerage Phillip Futures said NegativeLONDON Oil prices fell more than 1 percent on Tuesday on signs that an economic slowdown in China was spreading stoking concerns about global growth and fuel demand http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-drops-more-than-1-percent-as-china-slowdown-bites-idUSKCN1PG0342019-01-22
Singapores fleet of around 60 F16 jets which first entered service in 1998 will be retired soon after 2030 NegativeWith Southeast Asias largest defense budget the wealthy citystate is a key prize for global arms companies as it looks to invest in new technology and upgrade its equipment http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-singapore-defense-lockheed/singapore-to-buy-a-few-f-35-jets-eyes-fleet-replacement-idUSKCN1PC2L42019-01-19
In 2016 McDonalds defeated an effort by a Singapore company to register as an EU trademark NegativeMcDonalds Corp has lost its rights to the trademark Big in a European Union case ruling in favor of Irelandbased fastfood chain Supermacs according to a decision by European regulators http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-mcdonald-s-corp-trademark-supermacs/mcdonalds-loses-big-mac-trademark-case-to-irish-chain-supermacs-idUSKCN1P92JA2019-01-17
Officials at Ethiopian Airlines said the plane had made an urgent unscheduled flight to drop an aircraft engine in Singapore for maintenance NegativeJAKARTA Two Indonesian F16 fighter jets forced an Ethiopian Airlines cargo plane to land on Monday at an airport on Batam island after it had flown into Indonesian airspace without permission an air force spokesman said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-indonesia-airlines-ethiopia/indonesian-jets-force-ethiopian-cargo-plane-to-land-over-airspace-breach-idUSKCN1P815S2019-01-15
The deal with Temaseks subsidiary will add logistics assets and data centers to CapitaLands portfolio cushioning it against increased challenges in some segments including retail and housing in Singapore NegativeThe Temasek deal will help CapitaLand diversify and give it a footing in new markets analysts said http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-ascendas-singbridge-capitaland/capitaland-bets-on-new-markets-with-4-4-billion-temasek-real-estate-deal-idUSKCN1P80142019-01-14
ASEAN has 10 Brunei Cambodia Indonesia Laos Malaysia Philippines Myanmar Singapore Thailand and Vietnam NeutralSHANGHAI China published a fiveyear blueprint on Friday seeking economic and financial integration between southern Guangxi province and Southeast Asia representing Beijings latest effort to promote international use of the yuan currency http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-yuan-asean/china-promotes-use-of-yuan-among-southeast-asian-nations-idUSKCN1P51EV2019-01-13
Chinas effective ban on openloop scrubbers mirrors a similar move by Singapore which in late November said it would ban the discharge of wash water from Jan NegativeChinas maritime authority has banned the discharge of wash used in ships to strip hazardous sulfur emissions from engine exhaust gases from Jan http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-marine-fuel-pollution/china-bans-discharge-from-open-loop-scrubbers-at-some-ports-document-idUSKCN1P212L2019-01-09
Kim and Trump pledged to work towards denuclearization at their landmark June summit in Singapore but the agreement was short on specifics NeutralBEIJING North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and Chinese President Xi Jinping discussed an expected U.S.North Korea summit in talks in Beijing on Tuesday Yonhap news agency said days after Kim warned he may take an alternative path if the United States does not ease sanctions http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-china-visit/north-koreas-kim-discusses-expected-summit-with-trump-in-talks-in-china-yonhap-idUSKCN1P12A72019-01-09
SINGAPORE Malaysia and Singapore on Tuesday agreed to take steps to deescalate air and maritime disputes according to a joint statement issued by their foreign ministries NegativeSINGAPORE Malaysia and Singapore on Tuesday agreed to take steps to deescalate air and maritime disputes according to a joint statement issued by their foreign ministries http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-singapore-malaysia/malaysia-singapore-agree-to-steps-to-curb-air-sea-tensions-idUSKCN1P20JP2019-01-09
TUESDAY JANUARY 15 SINGAPORE Indonesia Finance Minister Sri Mulyani speaks at a Financial Times event in Singapore on infrastructure finance PositiveJan 9 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/diary-emerging/diary-emerging-markets-economic-events-to-feb-26-idUSL3N1Z83KG2019-01-09
At a landmark June summit in Singapore Kim and Trump pledged to work toward denuclearization but the pact was light on details and talks since have made little headway NegativeSEOUL North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is on his way to China for his fourth summit with Chinas Xi Jinping South Korean media said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-china/north-koreas-kim-visiting-china-for-fourth-summit-media-idUSKCN1P11JV2019-01-08
SINGAPORE Singapore state investor Temasek Holdings is in talks to sell a small portion of its 24 NegativeSINGAPORE Singapore state investor Temasek Holdings is in talks to sell a small portion of its 24 http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-temasek-holdings-divestiture-aswatson/temasek-exploring-stake-sale-in-beauty-retailer-a-s-watson-source-idUSKCN1P10W02019-01-08
Verily which was previously part of Googles research and development unit received an million investment from Singapore state investor Temasek in 2017 NegativeAlphabet Chief Financial Officer Ruth Porat and Silver Lake Managing Director Egon Durban will be nominated to Verilys operating board the company said http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-alphabet-verily/alphabets-life-science-tech-unit-verily-raises-1-billion-from-investors-idUSKCN1OX1UJ2019-01-05
The macro environment is just not in Apples said Singaporebased IDC senior research manager Kiranjeet Kaur NegativeShanghai student Xu Yechuyi wanted to buy a new iPhone last year but couldnt afford one at Apple Incs flagship store so she opted for a used threeyearold iPhone 6S at less than a third of the sticker price http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-apple-forecast-china-reaction/paying-the-price-china-shoppers-stung-by-slowdown-take-bite-out-of-apple-idUSKCN1OX0U02019-01-04
Fears of future economic and earnings growth continue to be the main driver in causing market Singaporebased brokerage Phillip Futures said NeutralLONDON Oil prices fell slightly on Thursday amid volatile currency and stock markets coupled with concerns that an economic slowdown in 2019 will curb fuel demand just as crude supplies are surging http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-oil/oil-prices-decline-on-swelling-oversupply-volatile-markets-idUSKCN1OX03W2019-01-03
LONDON Prime Minister Theresa May will find a way to get her Brexit deal approved by the British parliament Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt said on Wednesday during a visit to Singapore NegativeLONDON Prime Minister Theresa May will find a way to get her Brexit deal approved by the British parliament Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt said on Wednesday during a visit to Singapore http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-hunt/uk-pm-may-will-find-a-way-to-get-brexit-deal-through-parliament-hunt-idUSKCN1OW0PC2019-01-02
At a summit with Trump in Singapore in June Kim vowed to work towards denuclearization NeutralSEOUL North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has sent a conciliatory to U.S. President Donald Trump amid stalled nuclear negotiations South Koreas Chosun Ilbo newspaper reported on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-northkorea-usa-southkorea/north-koreas-kim-sent-message-to-trump-on-nuclear-talks-chosun-ilbo-idUSKCN1OU00K2019-01-01
Bloomberg citing unidentified sources reported that Singapore has expanded a criminal investigation into fund flows linked to 1MDB to include Goldman Sachs NegativeKUALA LUMPUR Malaysia is seeking http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-malaysia-politics-1mdb-goldman/malaysia-seeks-7-5-billion-in-reparations-from-goldman-sachs-ft-idUSKCN1OK0GU2019-01-01
Kim and Trump vowed to work toward denuclearization and build lasting and peace at their landmark summit in Singapore in June but little progress has been made since NegativeSEOUL North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said on Tuesday he is ready to meet U.S. President Donald Trump anytime to achieve their common goal of denuclearizing the Korean Peninsula but warned he may have to take an alternative path if U.S. sanctions and pressure against the country continued http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-kimjongun/north-koreas-kim-says-ready-to-meet-trump-but-warns-of-new-path-idUSKCN1OV18S2019-01-01
Singaporeheadquartered Grab plans to appeal the courts decision the company said in a statement published after the hearing NeutralHANOI Ridehailing firm Grab was ordered to pay 4 http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-grab-vinasun-trial/grab-ordered-to-pay-compensation-to-vietnamese-taxi-firm-idUSKCN1OR0I92019-01-01
Singapores Foreign Ministry the chair of the 10nation ASEAN bloc for 2018 did not respond to a request for comment NegativeHONG KONG Tough negotiations lie ahead over a new pact between China and Southeast Asian nations aimed at easing tensions in the South China Sea as Vietnam pushes for provisions likely to prove unpalatable to Beijing documents reviewed by Reuters suggest http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-southchinasea-asean/tough-south-china-sea-talks-ahead-as-vietnam-seeks-to-curb-chinas-actions-idUSKCN1OT0ML2019-01-01





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Singaporeheadquartered Grab plans to appeal the courts decision the company said in a statement published after the hearing NeutralHANOI Ridehailing firm Grab was ordered to pay 4 http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-grab-vinasun-trial/grab-ordered-to-pay-compensation-to-vietnamese-taxi-firm-idUSKCN1OR0I92018-12-29
Moderating U.S. growth and political tensions are negative for the dollar and we expect continued said Sim Moh Siong currency strategist at Bank of Singapore NegativeEuro leads gains versus the dollar http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-forex/forex-dollar-under-pressure-as-u-s-politics-fed-worries-weigh-idUSL3N1YU1XB2018-12-26
Marijuana traffickers can be subject to the death penalty in Singapore Indonesia and Malaysia NegativeBANGKOK Thailand approved marijuana for medical use and research on Tuesday the first legalization of the drug in a region with some of the worlds strictest drug laws http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-thailand-cannabis/thailand-approves-medical-marijuana-in-new-years-gift-idUSKCN1OO0CK2018-12-25
Oil ministers are already taking to the airwaves with a stability at all cost said Stephen Innes head of trading for AsiaPacific at futures brokerage Oanda in Singapore NeutralSEOUL Oil prices rose more than 1 percent on Monday on signs that the recent price plunge may start crimping supply from the U.S. currently the worlds biggest oil producer though concerns about global economy continues to weigh http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-oil/oil-rises-on-signs-low-prices-crimping-u-s-output-though-economic-worries-weigh-idUSKCN1ON01P2018-12-24
Authorities in Singapore are trying to determine whether some of the million in fees that Goldman earned from the three bond deals flowed to the Singapore subsidiary the report said NegativeKUALA LUMPUR Malaysia is seeking http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-malaysia-politics-1mdb-goldman/malaysia-seeks-7-5-billion-in-reparations-from-goldman-sachs-ft-idUSKCN1OK0GU2018-12-22
Citing unnamed sources Bloomberg reported that Singapore has expanded a criminal probe into fund flows linked to 1MDB to include Goldman Sachs NegativeKUALA LUMPUR Malaysia is seeking http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-malaysia-politics-1mdb-goldman/malaysia-seeks-7-5-billion-in-reparations-from-goldman-sachs-ft-idUSKCN1OK0GU2018-12-22
Singapore police did not immediately respond to a request for comment on the Bloomberg report NegativeKUALA LUMPUR Malaysia is seeking http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-malaysia-politics-1mdb-goldman/malaysia-seeks-7-5-billion-in-reparations-from-goldman-sachs-ft-idUSKCN1OK0GU2018-12-22
Last month Hyundai announced an million investment in Singapores ridehailing firm Grab and a plan to offer EVs to Grab drivers in Southeast Asia NegativeJAKARTA Hyundai Motor Co http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-indonesia-hyundai/hyundai-to-open-car-plant-in-indonesia-to-build-evs-minister-idUSKCN1OJ1752018-12-21
If you read Abes statement after the Singapore meeting NeutralTOKYO As Prime Minister Shinzo Abe enters a seventh year in office he is chasing the holy grail of Japanese a breakthrough in a decadesold territorial row with Russia that has stymied a formal peace treaty since the end of World War Two http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-japan-russia/japan-pm-abes-search-for-russia-peace-pact-best-chance-last-chance-idUSKBN1OI0M92018-12-20
SINGAPORE Asias largest oil refiner China Petroleum Chemical Corp or Sinopec has opened its first overseas fuelling station in Singapore and is constructing a second station on the island the company said in a statement on Wednesday NegativeSINGAPORE Asias largest oil refiner China Petroleum Chemical Corp or Sinopec has opened its first overseas fuelling station in Singapore and is constructing a second station on the island the company said in a statement on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-gasoline-sinopec-singapore/chinas-sinopec-opens-first-overseas-fuel-station-in-singapore-idUSKBN1OI0LP2018-12-20
Singapores central bank on Wednesday said it had issued a lifetime prohibition order against Leissner NegativeTim Leissner a former partner for Goldman Sachs in Asia was also charged this week http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-malaysia-politics-1mdb-goldman/malaysia-charges-another-ex-goldman-sachs-banker-over-1mdb-idUSKBN1OI0ZT2018-12-20
State oil company PetroChina is also involved in the Singapore retail fuel sector after acquiring Singapore Petroleum Company in 2009 PositiveSINGAPORE Asias largest oil refiner China Petroleum Chemical Corp or Sinopec has opened its first overseas fuelling station in Singapore and is constructing a second station on the island the company said in a statement on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-gasoline-sinopec-singapore/chinas-sinopec-opens-first-overseas-fuel-station-in-singapore-idUSKBN1OI0LP2018-12-20
Singapore and Dubai had the lowest tax rates at 23 NegativeLONDON Britain risks driving banks overseas if current high levels of taxation on the industry are maintained after Brexit a bank lobby group said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-britain-eu-banks/high-taxes-could-hasten-bank-moves-from-britain-after-brexit-idUSKBN1OI00T2018-12-19
Singapore state investor Temasek Holdings had expressed interest in the airlines but walked away in the end according to one of them NegativeHONG China Development Bank is leading a team to supervise HNA Groups asset disposals as the heavily indebted conglomerate scales back operations to a point that will leave it holding only core assets people familiar with the situation said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-hna-group-assets-exclusive/exclusive-china-development-bank-supervising-hna-asset-sales-sources-idUSKBN1OD0V02018-12-15
With the Fed rate hike next week any gold price rise will be hampered by expected dollar said Ronan Manly a precious metals analyst at Singaporebased dealer BullionStar NegativeGold down about 0 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-precious/precious-gold-dips-to-one-week-low-as-dollar-bounces-on-strong-data-idUSL3N1YJ4JD2018-12-15
Funds for the CVR search will be borne by Lion Air which has signed a contract for a ship from a Singaporean a finance ministry spokesman told Reuters NegativeJAKARTA Families of some of the 189 people killed in a Lion Air plane crash held a protest rally in Indonesia on Thursday while stalled efforts to bring the main wreckage to the surface and find the second black box are set to resume next week http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-indonesia-crash-rally/lion-air-crash-victims-families-rally-as-hunt-for-wreckage-steps-up-idUSKBN1OC0MO2018-12-14
A ship can refuel in around six hours in Singapore while in Zhoushan it can take much longer due to greater bureaucracy according to industry participants NegativeZHOUSHAN Chinas port city of Zhoushan is planning to challenge Singapores dominance of the multibillion dollar shipping fuel industry relying on proximity to some of the worlds biggest ports and Beijings support to give it an edge http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-china-singapore-bunker-shipping-analy/chinas-zhoushan-to-go-after-singapore-marine-hubs-top-billing-idUSKBN1OB2XO2018-12-13
Kim and Trump vowed in their June talks in Singapore to work toward denuclearization but they have made little progress NegativeSEOUL North and South Korean officials inspected work to ease tension on their militarized border on Wednesday checking on the demolition of bunkers and probing for secret tunnels despite scant progress on persuading the North to give up nuclear arms http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-northkorea-southkorea/north-south-korea-check-work-to-ease-tension-in-milestone-step-idUSKBN1OB1172018-12-13
Ships take bunkers in Singapore because of its efficiency transparency and strict standards which translate into saved costs and time PositiveZHOUSHAN Chinas port city of Zhoushan is planning to challenge Singapores dominance of the multibillion dollar shipping fuel industry relying on proximity to some of the worlds biggest ports and Beijings support to give it an edge http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-china-singapore-bunker-shipping-analy/chinas-zhoushan-to-go-after-singapore-marine-hubs-top-billing-idUSKBN1OB2XO2018-12-13
They are up against more than 50 outfits in Singapore alongside the worlds busiest shipping lane and supplying some of the cheapest marine fuel available NegativeZHOUSHAN Chinas port city of Zhoushan is planning to challenge Singapores dominance of the multibillion dollar shipping fuel industry relying on proximity to some of the worlds biggest ports and Beijings support to give it an edge http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-china-singapore-bunker-shipping-analy/chinas-zhoushan-to-go-after-singapore-marine-hubs-top-billing-idUSKBN1OB2XO2018-12-13
ZHOUSHAN Chinas port city of Zhoushan is planning to challenge Singapores dominance of the multibillion dollar shipping fuel industry relying on proximity to some of the worlds biggest ports and Beijings support to give it an edge PositiveZHOUSHAN Chinas port city of Zhoushan is planning to challenge Singapores dominance of the multibillion dollar shipping fuel industry relying on proximity to some of the worlds biggest ports and Beijings support to give it an edge http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-china-singapore-bunker-shipping-analy/chinas-zhoushan-to-go-after-singapore-marine-hubs-top-billing-idUSKBN1OB2XO2018-12-13
Zhoushan wants to go after the fuelling business represented by this traffic and many shippers and analysts expect it to mount the first serious challenge to Singapore in decades NeutralZHOUSHAN Chinas port city of Zhoushan is planning to challenge Singapores dominance of the multibillion dollar shipping fuel industry relying on proximity to some of the worlds biggest ports and Beijings support to give it an edge http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-china-singapore-bunker-shipping-analy/chinas-zhoushan-to-go-after-singapore-marine-hubs-top-billing-idUSKBN1OB2XO2018-12-13
Commodity trader Trafigura was marketing an early January cargo from Singapore this week with one trader saying on Thursday the cargo was gone NegativeLONDON Asian spot prices for liquefied natural gas slumped this week to a sixmonth low bucking the usual winter trend as low demand persisted and supplies were boosted by deliveries from tankers that had been floating in north Asian waters for weeks http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-global-lng/prices-at-six-month-lows-as-floating-cargoes-released-idUSKBN1O61XR2018-12-08
HONG At a closeddoor security meeting of U.S. companies in Singapore on Thursday one topic was high on the the arrest of a top executive at Chinese tech giant Huawei and the potential backlash on American firms operating in China NegativeHONG At a closeddoor security meeting of U.S. companies in Singapore on Thursday one topic was high on the the arrest of a top executive at Chinese tech giant Huawei and the potential backlash on American firms operating in China http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-huawei-companies/huawei-arrest-stokes-fears-of-china-reprisals-among-america-inc-executives-idUSKBN1O615A2018-12-08
HONG Dec 7 At a closeddoor security meeting of U.S. companies in Singapore on Thursday one topic was high on the the arrest of a top executive at Chinese tech giant Huawei and the potential backlash on American firms operating in China NegativeHONG Dec 7 At a closeddoor security meeting of U.S. companies in Singapore on Thursday one topic was high on the the arrest of a top executive at Chinese tech giant Huawei and the potential backlash on American firms operating in China http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-china-huawei-companies/huawei-arrest-stokes-fears-of-china-reprisals-among-america-inc-executives-idUSL4N1YC2UW2018-12-08
Jakob Korslund CEO of Singaporebased consultancy Deutsche Risk said his firm had received a number of enquiries in the last two days asking about the risks of traveling to China NegativeHONG At a closeddoor security meeting of U.S. companies in Singapore on Thursday one topic was high on the the arrest of a top executive at Chinese tech giant Huawei and the potential backlash on American firms operating in China http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-huawei-companies/huawei-arrest-stokes-fears-of-china-reprisals-among-america-inc-executives-idUSKBN1O615A2018-12-08
Jakob Korslund CEO of Singaporebased consultancy Deutsche Risk said his firm had received a number of enquiries in the last two days asking about the risks of travelling to China NegativeHONG Dec 7 At a closeddoor security meeting of U.S. companies in Singapore on Thursday one topic was high on the the arrest of a top executive at Chinese tech giant Huawei and the potential backlash on American firms operating in China http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-china-huawei-companies/huawei-arrest-stokes-fears-of-china-reprisals-among-america-inc-executives-idUSL4N1YC2UW2018-12-08
LNG markets are also clotted with several tankers storing the fuel sitting off the regions energy trading hub of Singapore NegativeSINGAPORE Asian markets for liquefied natural gas and oil are closely related and both now awash in oversupply http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-lng-oil-explainer/explainer-asia-oil-and-lng-markets-are-both-swamped-so-why-are-prices-poles-apart-idUSKBN1O60GC2018-12-07
Russia remains the sticking said Stephen Innes head of trading for at futures brokerage Oanda in Singapore NeutralSINGAPORE Oil prices fell on Friday pulled down by OPECs decision to delay a final decision on output cuts awaiting support from nonOPEC heavyweight Russia http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-global-oil/oil-drops-as-opec-makes-supply-cut-dependent-on-russian-support-idUSKBN1O603M2018-12-07
A Malaysian foreign ministry spokesman declined to comment on Singapores protest and directed queries to the transport ministry NegativeKUALA Malaysia has told Singapore it intends to take back control of airspace that the citystate has managed since 1974 amid a dispute over a flight path to a secondary airport in Singapore Malaysias transport minister said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-malaysia-singapore-airspace/malaysia-seeks-return-of-airspace-control-amid-singapore-flight-path-dispute-idUSKBN1O318Z2018-12-05
In response Singapore has lodged strong protest with the Malaysian the transport ministry added NeutralKUALA Malaysia has told Singapore it intends to take back control of airspace that the citystate has managed since 1974 amid a dispute over a flight path to a secondary airport in Singapore Malaysias transport minister said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-malaysia-singapore-airspace/malaysia-seeks-return-of-airspace-control-amid-singapore-flight-path-dispute-idUSKBN1O318Z2018-12-05
Just hours after Lokes comments Singapore hit back with its own territorial protest against Malaysia over Kuala Lumpurs plan to extend the limits of a port in its southernmost state NegativeKUALA Malaysia has told Singapore it intends to take back control of airspace that the citystate has managed since 1974 amid a dispute over a flight path to a secondary airport in Singapore Malaysias transport minister said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-malaysia-singapore-airspace/malaysia-seeks-return-of-airspace-control-amid-singapore-flight-path-dispute-idUSKBN1O318Z2018-12-05
KUALA Malaysia has told Singapore it intends to take back control of airspace that the citystate has managed since 1974 amid a dispute over a flight path to a secondary airport in Singapore Malaysias transport minister said on Tuesday NegativeKUALA Malaysia has told Singapore it intends to take back control of airspace that the citystate has managed since 1974 amid a dispute over a flight path to a secondary airport in Singapore Malaysias transport minister said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-malaysia-singapore-airspace/malaysia-seeks-return-of-airspace-control-amid-singapore-flight-path-dispute-idUSKBN1O318Z2018-12-05
The Singapore transport ministry said in a statement in response to Lokes comments that Singapore respects Malaysias NegativeKUALA Malaysia has told Singapore it intends to take back control of airspace that the citystate has managed since 1974 amid a dispute over a flight path to a secondary airport in Singapore Malaysias transport minister said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-malaysia-singapore-airspace/malaysia-seeks-return-of-airspace-control-amid-singapore-flight-path-dispute-idUSKBN1O318Z2018-12-05
The two countries have been engaged in talks for a second meeting after their leaders unprecedented June summit in Singapore Reuters reported in October citing a senior official NegativeBEIJING North Koreas foreign minister will visit China this week for three days to meet senior officials and discuss the situation on the Korean peninsula Chinas foreign ministry said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-northkorea/north-korean-foreign-minister-to-visit-china-this-week-idUSKBN1O30RS2018-12-05
Singaporebased ridehailing firm Grab has invested million in Indian hotelreservations startup OYO a source with knowledge of the matter told Reuters on Monday PositiveSingaporebased ridehailing firm Grab has invested million in Indian hotelreservations startup OYO a source with knowledge of the matter told Reuters on Monday http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-india-oyo-fundraising/grab-invests-100-million-in-indian-hotel-startup-oyo-source-idUSKBN1O20D72018-12-04
SINGAPORE When Singapores Zahra Khanum takes to the stage for the Miss Universe contest she will be wearing a dress portraying a historic handshake between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un PositiveSINGAPORE When Singapores Zahra Khanum takes to the stage for the Miss Universe contest she will be wearing a dress portraying a historic handshake between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-thailand-missuniverse-singapore-ugc/i-want-world-peace-trump-kim-handshake-inspires-striking-singapore-dress-idUSKCN1NZ1CC2018-12-01
The TrumpKim summit was already a public relations coup for Singapore NegativeSINGAPORE When Singapores Zahra Khanum takes to the stage for the Miss Universe contest she will be wearing a dress portraying a historic handshake between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-thailand-missuniverse-singapore-ugc/i-want-world-peace-trump-kim-handshake-inspires-striking-singapore-dress-idUSKCN1NZ1CC2018-12-01
Trump and Kim pledged at their Singapore meeting to work to end the Norths nuclear program in return for bringing the longisolated state into the international community NeutralSINGAPORE When Singapores Zahra Khanum takes to the stage for the Miss Universe contest she will be wearing a dress portraying a historic handshake between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-thailand-missuniverse-singapore-ugc/i-want-world-peace-trump-kim-handshake-inspires-striking-singapore-dress-idUSKCN1NZ1CC2018-12-01
While the summit has put Singapore in the history books many Singaporeans were not so impressed by the dress NeutralSINGAPORE When Singapores Zahra Khanum takes to the stage for the Miss Universe contest she will be wearing a dress portraying a historic handshake between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-thailand-missuniverse-singapore-ugc/i-want-world-peace-trump-kim-handshake-inspires-striking-singapore-dress-idUSKCN1NZ1CC2018-12-01
SINGAPORE Researchers in Singapore are seeking a patent for a new soundproof and heatresistant material made from recycled plastic bottles they say could help reduce plastic waste dumped in oceans and clogging landfills NegativeSINGAPORE Researchers in Singapore are seeking a patent for a new soundproof and heatresistant material made from recycled plastic bottles they say could help reduce plastic waste dumped in oceans and clogging landfills http://www.reuters.com/news/sciencehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-environment-plastic/new-ultralight-material-offers-many-uses-for-plastic-waste-researchers-say-idUSKCN1NY1C52018-11-30
Indonesia plans to deploy a ship from Singapore capable of staying in position without dropping anchor in the risky zone NegativeJAKARTA A Lion Air jet that crashed into the sea off Indonesia last month was not in a safe condition on its secondtolast flight when pilots experienced similar problems to those on its doomed last journey Indonesian investigators said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-indonesia-crash-safety/doomed-lion-air-jet-was-not-airworthy-on-penultimate-flight-investigators-idUSKCN1NX09F2018-11-29
Kim and U.S. President Donald Trump pledged to work toward denuclearization at their landmark June summit in Singapore but the agreement was short on specifics NegativeSEOUL South and North Korea will launch a field study on Friday to relink railways cut since the 195053 Korean conflict Seouls Unification Ministry said on Wednesday the latest development in improving ties between two sides technically still at war http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-southkorea-northkorea-railway/two-koreas-study-possible-rail-link-as-ties-get-back-on-track-idUSKCN1NX0SD2018-11-29
Prakash Sakpal of ING in Singapore said there havent been any promising since the trade war started NegativeMSCI Asia exJapan drops 0 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-asian-shares-fall-as-growth-trade-concerns-dog-china-markets-idUSL4N1XY2LN2018-11-24
Singapore warned earlier on Thursday that trade frictions will likely hurt economic growth in the city state widely seen as a bellwether for international trade and investment Negativegrammar in first http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/refile-global-markets-asian-shares-fragile-as-growth-worries-sap-confidence-idUSL4N1XX2UV2018-11-23
Also on Tuesday Singapore police said in a statement they are investigating a local blog The Online Citizen in relation to an allegedly defamatory article NegativeIt was not immediately clear what assurances he was referring to http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-singapore-politics-facebook/singapore-lawmaker-blasts-facebook-over-refusal-to-take-down-false-post-idUSKCN1NP0KZ2018-11-21
Facebook has declined to take down a post that is clearly false defamatory and attacks Singapore using the law ministry said in a statement on its website at the time NegativeIt was not immediately clear what assurances he was referring to http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-singapore-politics-facebook/singapore-lawmaker-blasts-facebook-over-refusal-to-take-down-false-post-idUSKCN1NP0KZ2018-11-21
However Mak Yuen Teen an associate professor of accounting at the National University of Singapore said he did not expect the investigation by authorities to impact the restructuring NeutralThe company whose shares were suspended from trading from Monday due to the restructuring is seeking to transform into an Asiafocused coaltrading business and list the overhauled business http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-noble-investigation/noble-group-hit-by-regulatory-probe-days-before-closing-3-5-billion-restructuring-deal-idUSKCN1NP0OX2018-11-21
Singapore ranks 151 among 180 countries rated by the World Press Freedom Index of Reporters Without Borders a nongovernment group that promotes freedom of information NegativeIt was not immediately clear what assurances he was referring to http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-singapore-politics-facebook/singapore-lawmaker-blasts-facebook-over-refusal-to-take-down-false-post-idUSKCN1NP0KZ2018-11-21
Singapores Infocomm Media Development Authority this month said Facebook had declined its request to take down a post linking to the 1MDB article by an Australianbased independent blogger NegativeIt was not immediately clear what assurances he was referring to http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-singapore-politics-facebook/singapore-lawmaker-blasts-facebook-over-refusal-to-take-down-false-post-idUSKCN1NP0KZ2018-11-21
They said this follows a thorough review of other relevant information including information referred to authorities by the Singapore Exchanges regulatory arm and other third parties NegativeThe company whose shares were suspended from trading from Monday due to the restructuring is seeking to transform into an Asiafocused coaltrading business and list the overhauled business http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-noble-investigation/noble-group-hit-by-regulatory-probe-days-before-closing-3-5-billion-restructuring-deal-idUSKCN1NP0OX2018-11-21
Both Alphabet Incs Google and Singapore state investor Temasek have invested in GoJek PositiveSINGAPORE Southeast Asias internet economy is expected to exceed billion by 2025 a joint study by Google and Temasek Holdings showed a fifth more than previously estimated as more consumers use their smartphones to go online http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-southeast-asia-internet-study/google-temasek-study-sees-240-billion-southeast-asia-internet-economy-by-2025-idUSKCN1NO08G2018-11-19
The Singaporebased industry group Asia Internet Coalition which represents the four U.S. giants and seven other major internet companies also warned the law might drive businesses out of Thailand Negativestory published on Friday with no change to http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/thailand-cyber/rpt-thai-proposal-for-all-powerful-cyber-agency-alarms-businesses-activists-idUSL4N1XU28T2018-11-19
The research covers Southeast Asias six largest economies Indonesia Malaysia Philippines Singapore Thailand and Vietnam NeutralSINGAPORE Southeast Asias internet economy is expected to exceed billion by 2025 a joint study by Google and Temasek Holdings showed a fifth more than previously estimated as more consumers use their smartphones to go online http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-southeast-asia-internet-study/google-temasek-study-sees-240-billion-southeast-asia-internet-economy-by-2025-idUSKCN1NO08G2018-11-19
As part of the deal Singapore Airlines would also buy out Jet founder Naresh Goyals 51 percent stake the report said NegativeAs part of the deal Singapore Airlines would also buy out Jet founder Naresh Goyals 51 percent stake the report said http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jet-airways-tata-sons/jet-airways-shares-soar-on-reports-deal-with-tata-is-close-idUSKCN1NK0FY2018-11-16
Natixis Investment whose Asia presence includes Hong Kong Japan Singapore and Australia is also looking to set up onshore operations in Thailand and Malaysia in the near future Chemouny said PositiveHONG KONG French asset manager Natixis Investment Managers plans to set up a presence in China preferably through an acquisition as part of its strategy to double its Asia Pacific assets by 2020 a top executive said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-investment-summit-natixis/natixis-fund-unit-eyeing-china-presence-via-acquisition-apac-ceo-idUSKCN1NK12O2018-11-16
We need to be very accurate here each word Putin told reporters in Singapore NegativeMOSCOW Russia wants to stay out of any oilproduction cuts being touted by some of its partners in an OPECled supply pact two highranking Russian sources told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-oil-opec-russia-output/russia-wants-to-steer-clear-of-any-opec-led-oil-production-cut-sources-idUSKCN1NK1UG2018-11-16
Asked by reporters later in Singapore if he had officially requested the DOJ to help return money that Goldman earned from 1MDB Mahathir NegativeA spokesman for Goldman Sachs on Monday said in an email to Reuters that the bank denied any wrongdoing http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-malaysia-politics-1mdb-goldman/goldman-sachs-bankers-cheated-malaysia-over-1mdb-pm-mahathir-idUSKCN1NI0D12018-11-14
He was speaking on the sidelines of a summit in Singapore NeutralA spokesman for Goldman Sachs on Monday said in an email to Reuters that the bank denied any wrongdoing http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-malaysia-politics-1mdb-goldman/goldman-sachs-bankers-cheated-malaysia-over-1mdb-pm-mahathir-idUSKCN1NI0D12018-11-14
Singapore Airlines management team will hold a detailed briefing for investors and media on Wednesday PositiveThe airline said bookings in the coming months were expected to be stronger yearonyear http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-singapore-air-results/singapore-airlines-profit-sinks-on-fuel-costs-virgin-australia-losses-idUSKCN1NI11T2018-11-14
China will further open its economy in the face of rising protectionism Premier Li Keqiang said as he arrived in Singapore on Monday for meetings with AsiaPacific leaders that will focus on speeding up work on a major new trade pact PositiveChina will further open its economy in the face of rising protectionism Premier Li Keqiang said as he arrived in Singapore on Monday for meetings with AsiaPacific leaders that will focus on speeding up work on a major new trade pact http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-asean-summit/china-calls-for-open-world-economy-but-work-remains-on-landmark-trade-pact-idUSKCN1NH07B2018-11-13
In June North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and Trump pledged to work toward denuclearization at a summit in Singapore but there has been little headway on specific steps NegativeTOKYO U.S. Vice President Mike Pence keeping up pressure on Japan to cut its trade surplus with the United States said on Tuesday American goods and services too often faced barriers in Japan and a bilateral trade agreement offered the best way forward http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-usa-trade-japan/vice-president-pence-pushes-japan-for-bilateral-free-trade-agreement-idUSKCN1NI02I2018-11-13
Lee has previously warned that the U.S.China trade war could have a big negative on Singapore and the citystates central bank has warned it could soon drag on the economy NegativeChina will further open its economy in the face of rising protectionism Premier Li Keqiang said as he arrived in Singapore on Monday for meetings with AsiaPacific leaders that will focus on speeding up work on a major new trade pact http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-asean-summit/china-calls-for-open-world-economy-but-work-remains-on-landmark-trade-pact-idUSKCN1NH07B2018-11-13
MOSCOW Russian cybersecurity company Group IB is to open a global headquarters in Singapore this year or in early next as part of international expansion plans Chief Executive Ilya Sachkov said PositiveMOSCOW Russian cybersecurity company Group IB is to open a global headquarters in Singapore this year or in early next as part of international expansion plans Chief Executive Ilya Sachkov said http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-cyber-group-ib/russian-cybersecurity-firm-group-ib-to-open-global-hq-in-singapore-ceo-idUSKCN1NH0IT2018-11-13
Myanmars de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi who will be joining the summit in Singapore has been widely criticized for her handling of the crisis NegativeSINGAPORE Southeast Asian nations will call for those responsible for atrocities in Myanmars Rakhine state to be held fully according to a statement prepared for a regional summit reflecting a stronger line being taken within the group http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-asean-summit-myanmar/myanmars-neighbors-to-call-for-accountability-in-rakhine-crisis-draft-statement-idUSKCN1NI0I22018-11-13
Rajah Tann Singapore did not immediately respond to emailed requests for comment NegativeSINGAPORE Nov 13 The Singapore unit of Vietnamese oil trader Petrolimex has filed an application in the Singapore High Court to wind up marine fuel supplier Brightoil Petroleum Singapore Pte Ltd according to a legal notice in The Straits Times newspaper dated Nov http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/singapore-court-oil/singapore-arm-of-vietnams-petrolimex-seeks-winding-up-of-brightoil-singapore-unit-legal-notice-idUSL4N1XO2B82018-11-13
SINGAPORE Nov 13 The Singapore unit of Vietnamese oil trader Petrolimex has filed an application in the Singapore High Court to wind up marine fuel supplier Brightoil Petroleum Singapore Pte Ltd according to a legal notice in The Straits Times newspaper dated Nov NegativeSINGAPORE Nov 13 The Singapore unit of Vietnamese oil trader Petrolimex has filed an application in the Singapore High Court to wind up marine fuel supplier Brightoil Petroleum Singapore Pte Ltd according to a legal notice in The Straits Times newspaper dated Nov http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/singapore-court-oil/singapore-arm-of-vietnams-petrolimex-seeks-winding-up-of-brightoil-singapore-unit-legal-notice-idUSL4N1XO2B82018-11-13
Sachkov said that the company planned to invest around million in the Singapore HQ up to 2022 NeutralMOSCOW Russian cybersecurity company Group IB is to open a global headquarters in Singapore this year or in early next as part of international expansion plans Chief Executive Ilya Sachkov said http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-cyber-group-ib/russian-cybersecurity-firm-group-ib-to-open-global-hq-in-singapore-ceo-idUSKCN1NH0IT2018-11-13
Sachkov who runs a team of more than 300 people said timing of the Singapore move was right NeutralMOSCOW Russian cybersecurity company Group IB is to open a global headquarters in Singapore this year or in early next as part of international expansion plans Chief Executive Ilya Sachkov said http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-cyber-group-ib/russian-cybersecurity-firm-group-ib-to-open-global-hq-in-singapore-ceo-idUSKCN1NH0IT2018-11-13
The Singapore government did not immediately comment on the draft statement NegativeSINGAPORE Southeast Asian nations will call for those responsible for atrocities in Myanmars Rakhine state to be held fully according to a statement prepared for a regional summit reflecting a stronger line being taken within the group http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-asean-summit-myanmar/myanmars-neighbors-to-call-for-accountability-in-rakhine-crisis-draft-statement-idUSKCN1NI0I22018-11-13
The acting Chief Executive Officer of Brightoil Petroleum Singapore Stephen Qi told Reuters on Tuesday by email the companys operations remained normal and its lawyers were looking into the matter NegativeSINGAPORE Nov 13 The Singapore unit of Vietnamese oil trader Petrolimex has filed an application in the Singapore High Court to wind up marine fuel supplier Brightoil Petroleum Singapore Pte Ltd according to a legal notice in The Straits Times newspaper dated Nov http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/singapore-court-oil/singapore-arm-of-vietnams-petrolimex-seeks-winding-up-of-brightoil-singapore-unit-legal-notice-idUSL4N1XO2B82018-11-13
The move to Singapore comes as Russia and the West are in a standoff over allegations that Moscow meddled in the U.S. elections NeutralMOSCOW Russian cybersecurity company Group IB is to open a global headquarters in Singapore this year or in early next as part of international expansion plans Chief Executive Ilya Sachkov said http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-cyber-group-ib/russian-cybersecurity-firm-group-ib-to-open-global-hq-in-singapore-ceo-idUSKCN1NH0IT2018-11-13
Under Singaporean law shareholders or creditors can apply to wind up a company with the goal of collecting and selling assets in order to pay outstanding debt expenses or costs NegativeSINGAPORE Nov 13 The Singapore unit of Vietnamese oil trader Petrolimex has filed an application in the Singapore High Court to wind up marine fuel supplier Brightoil Petroleum Singapore Pte Ltd according to a legal notice in The Straits Times newspaper dated Nov http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/singapore-court-oil/singapore-arm-of-vietnams-petrolimex-seeks-winding-up-of-brightoil-singapore-unit-legal-notice-idUSL4N1XO2B82018-11-13
Many of the leaders in Singapore will also meet at the AsiaPacific Economic Cooperation forum in Papua New Guinea next weekend NeutralSINGAPORE AsiaPacific leaders will join the heads of Southeast Asian states this week in Singapore to renew calls for multilateralism and fresh pledges to resolve regional conflicts ranging from the Rohingya crisis in Myanmar to tensions in the South China Sea http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-asean-summit/calls-for-open-trade-to-greet-pence-as-trump-skips-asia-summit-idUSKCN1NG0352018-11-12
SINGAPORE AsiaPacific leaders will join the heads of Southeast Asian states this week in Singapore to renew calls for multilateralism and fresh pledges to resolve regional conflicts ranging from the Rohingya crisis in Myanmar to tensions in the South China Sea PositiveSINGAPORE AsiaPacific leaders will join the heads of Southeast Asian states this week in Singapore to renew calls for multilateralism and fresh pledges to resolve regional conflicts ranging from the Rohingya crisis in Myanmar to tensions in the South China Sea http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-asean-summit/calls-for-open-trade-to-greet-pence-as-trump-skips-asia-summit-idUSKCN1NG0352018-11-12
He also said he would stop writing and his Facebook page would shut down in two weeks but the move was not because of pressure from the Singapore government Negativename of website in paragraph http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/singapore-politics-malaysia-scandal/corrected-facebook-refuses-singapore-request-to-remove-post-after-critical-website-blocked-idUSL4N1XL01G2018-11-11
SINGAPORE Nov 10 Facebook has rejected a Singapore government request to remove a post of an online article that the government said was false and prompting its Law Ministry to say the case illustrated the need to introduce legislation to stop fake news Negativename of website in paragraph http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/singapore-politics-malaysia-scandal/corrected-facebook-refuses-singapore-request-to-remove-post-after-critical-website-blocked-idUSL4N1XL01G2018-11-11
Singapores central bank said on Friday it had filed a police report against an online article by an Australiabased independent blogger about Singapore banks and Malaysias scandallinked 1MDB state fund Negativename of website in paragraph http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/singapore-politics-malaysia-scandal/corrected-facebook-refuses-singapore-request-to-remove-post-after-critical-website-blocked-idUSL4N1XL01G2018-11-11
Singapores parliament has been debating measures to tackle the threat of fake news including introducing legislation Negativename of website in paragraph http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/singapore-politics-malaysia-scandal/corrected-facebook-refuses-singapore-request-to-remove-post-after-critical-website-blocked-idUSL4N1XL01G2018-11-11
Developers have billion in retail investments in the pipeline outstripping new projects in Jakarta Singapore or Kuala Lumpur NeutralBANGKOK Thailands new ultraluxurious Iconsiam shopping complex opens its doors on Saturday shrugging off a decline in tourist arrivals and political uncertainty ahead of next years elections http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-thailand-retail-focus/build-it-and-they-will-come-thai-developers-pour-billions-into-retail-idUSKCN1NE0RY2018-11-10
Paulson in remarks in Singapore on Wednesday warned of a new economic Iron being erected between the United States and China that will undo the benefits of globalization NegativeWASHINGTON White House adviser Peter Navarro on Friday lashed out at efforts by current and former Wall Street executives to urge the United States and China to end their trade dispute calling them unregistered foreign who were trying to pressure President Donald Trump into a deal http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-navarro/white-house-adviser-navarro-to-wall-street-stay-out-of-u-s-china-trade-talks-idUSKCN1NE24K2018-11-10
Should Mawer which has offices in Calgary Toronto and Singapore be sold it would be the latest deal in the North American asset management space NegativeCanadian asset manager Mawer Investment Management is working with an investment bank to explore a potential sale in a deal that could be worth as much as billion http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mawer-investment-m-a/canadian-investment-firm-mawer-explores-potential-c2-billion-sale-sources-idUSKCN1NE2KD2018-11-10
The insurers other key markets include Australia Malaysia Singapore and Thailand NegativeAIA Group Ltd http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-aia-group-results/aia-third-quarter-new-business-value-jumps-17-percent-on-sales-in-china-hong-kong-idUSKCN1ND37A2018-11-09
Hyundai Motor Co has raised its stakes in growing Southeast Asian markets with a million investment in Singapores Grab its second in the ridehailing firm as it chases rivals in the race for newage transportation PositiveHyundai Motor Co has raised its stakes in growing Southeast Asian markets with a million investment in Singapores Grab its second in the ridehailing firm as it chases rivals in the race for newage transportation http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-grab-hyundai-motor/hyundai-raises-southeast-asia-bet-with-second-investment-in-grab-idUSKCN1NC0072018-11-08
Canadian pension fund manager OMERS has teamed up with Allianz while Singapores sovereign wealth fund GIC has joined forces with I Squared Capital one of the sources said PositiveThe sale has also drawn interest from a number of longterm investors http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-altice-fibre-network-m-a/kkr-allianz-among-four-contenders-for-altice-europe-fiber-sale-sources-idUSKCN1NB25U2018-11-07
Rushabh Doshi analyst at Singaporebased Canalys said Apple could be forced to launch cheaper devices NegativeNEW Higher prices lending curbs and a move to online shopping are denting the cheer for Indian retailers at this years Diwali Hindu festival with lackluster sales for highend items ranging from iPhones to cars and even gold http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-india-festival-sales/higher-prices-lending-curbs-dim-diwali-festival-for-indian-retailers-idUSKCN1NB1L32018-11-07
Both China and the U.S. would love to see greater trade and economic Wang told the Bloomberg New Economy Forum in Singapore PositiveThe United States and China will hold a delayed toplevel security dialogue on Friday the latest sign of a thaw in relations as Chinas vice president said Beijing was willing to talk with Washington to resolve their bitter trade dispute http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-china/frost-thaws-in-u-s-china-ties-ahead-of-g20-meeting-idUSKCN1NB0A02018-11-06
Mattis did meet Wei in Singapore on Oct NeutralThe United States and China will hold a delayed toplevel security dialogue on Friday the latest sign of a thaw in relations as Chinas vice president said Beijing was willing to talk with Washington to resolve their bitter trade dispute http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-china/frost-thaws-in-u-s-china-ties-ahead-of-g20-meeting-idUSKCN1NB0A02018-11-06
HK Singapore pitch incentives to lure family offices NeutralAsia Pacific has 38 pct of global billionaire population http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/asia-wealth-family-offices/rich-asians-crazy-about-securing-wealth-spark-family-office-boom-in-hk-singapore-idUSL3N1WU05K2018-11-05
HONG KONG Nov 5 Rich Chinese and other Asians are increasingly seeking more control of their wealth driving a rapid rise in the number of socalled family offices or private investment vehicles being set up in Hong Kong and Singapore PositiveAsia Pacific has 38 pct of global billionaire population http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/asia-wealth-family-offices/rich-asians-crazy-about-securing-wealth-spark-family-office-boom-in-hk-singapore-idUSL3N1WU05K2018-11-05
Singapore Economic Development Boards assistant managing director Kelvin Wong said European families were also keen to access growth opportunities in Asia by establishing satellite family offices in the region PositiveAsia Pacific has 38 pct of global billionaire population http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/asia-wealth-family-offices/rich-asians-crazy-about-securing-wealth-spark-family-office-boom-in-hk-singapore-idUSL3N1WU05K2018-11-05
The increased activity is also being helped by tax exemptions and other incentives offered by Hong Kong and Singapore NegativeAsia Pacific has 38 pct of global billionaire population http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/asia-wealth-family-offices/rich-asians-crazy-about-securing-wealth-spark-family-office-boom-in-hk-singapore-idUSL3N1WU05K2018-11-05
The Golden Empress which loaded in Louisiana in late September and was originally headed to Qingdao appeared to have switched destination to Singapore on Oct NegativeBEIJING A vessel carrying soybeans from the United States to China changed its destination to South Korea on Thursday shipping data showed amid a trade war that has decimated U.S. shipments of the commodity to the worlds top oilseed importer http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-soybeans/u-s-soybean-cargo-heading-to-china-switches-destination-amid-trade-row-idUSKCN1N649U2018-11-02
The deal moved forward after Australia become the sixth nation to formally ratify the deal alongside Canada Japan Mexico New Zealand and Singapore PositiveWELLINGTON A landmark 11country deal that will slash tariffs across much of the AsiaPacific will come into force at the end of December New Zealand said on Wednesday a rare bright spot for global commerce as the U.S.China trade war intensifies http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-trade-tpp/countering-global-protectionism-pacific-trade-pact-nears-takeoff-idUSKCN1N42QV2018-10-31
Many countries current account deficits have been affected by high oil IEA chief Fatih Birol said at an energy conference in Singapore NegativeSINGAPORE High oil prices are hurting consumers and could also have adverse implications for producers the executive director of the International Energy Agency said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-siew-iea-birol/high-oil-prices-hurt-consumers-dent-fuel-demand-iea-chief-idUSKCN1N409K2018-10-30
The head of a national transport safety panel Soerjanto Tjahjono said that underwater pinger including equipment from Singapore were being deployed to help find the aircrafts black boxes NegativeJAVA SEA Indonesia Indonesia deployed divers on Tuesday to search for an airliner that crashed with 189 people on board as pinger tried to zero in on its cockpit recorders and find out why an almostnew plane went down in the sea minutes after takeoff http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-indonesia-crash/indonesian-divers-pinger-locators-hunt-for-doomed-planes-cockpit-recorders-idUSKCN1N40672018-10-30
What this means in the nearterm is that the United States may double production double export capacity and introduce new market he said at an industry conference in Singapore PositiveSINGAPORE The United States will become a key source of energy supplies to meet growing demand globally with innovation in technology and financing set to boost U.S. oil and gas production in the next decade the countrys top energy diplomat said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-siew-usa-energy/u-s-government-official-says-country-to-become-key-source-of-global-energy-supplies-idUSKCN1N40OF2018-10-30
by Marc Jones William Schomberg and Virginia Furness is London Dan Burns in New York and Vidya Ranganathan in Singapore NegativeLONDON Following are five big themes likely to dominate thinking of investors and traders in the coming week and the Reuters stories related to them http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-global-markets-themes/take-five-world-markets-themes-for-the-week-ahead-idUSKCN1N025W2018-10-28
BEIJING Chinas defense ministry said on Thursday that last weeks meeting between Defense Minister Wei Fenghe and U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis in Singapore was constructive NegativeBEIJING Chinas defense ministry said on Thursday that last weeks meeting between Defense Minister Wei Fenghe and U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis in Singapore was constructive http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-defence-mattis/china-says-meeting-with-u-s-defense-secretary-was-constructive-idUSKCN1MZ0TK2018-10-25
But aside from its skilled engineers and scientists for a hightech firm like Dyson Singapore offers generous incentive schemes PositiveSINGAPORE When James Dyson the billionaire British inventor of the bagless vacuum cleaner unveiled a plan to build an electric car plant in Singapore it raised a few eyebrows http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-britain-dyson-singapore-explainer/why-did-dyson-pick-singapore-to-build-its-electric-car-idUSKCN1MY1EU2018-10-25
Dyson may have decided to make electric cars in Singapore but few are likely to be driven here or anywhere in Southeast Asia for that matter NeutralSINGAPORE When James Dyson the billionaire British inventor of the bagless vacuum cleaner unveiled a plan to build an electric car plant in Singapore it raised a few eyebrows http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-britain-dyson-singapore-explainer/why-did-dyson-pick-singapore-to-build-its-electric-car-idUSKCN1MY1EU2018-10-25
Intellectual protections are very strong in Singapore PositiveSINGAPORE When James Dyson the billionaire British inventor of the bagless vacuum cleaner unveiled a plan to build an electric car plant in Singapore it raised a few eyebrows http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-britain-dyson-singapore-explainer/why-did-dyson-pick-singapore-to-build-its-electric-car-idUSKCN1MY1EU2018-10-25
Kim said North Korea was making sincere to successfully implement agreements reached by leader Kim and Trump in Singapore NeutralBEIJING A North Korean general got a warm welcome in Beijing on Thursday a rare highprofile showing at an international military forum by his normally reclusive country underscoring an improvement in ties with China and the world http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-defence-northkorea/north-korean-general-gets-warm-welcome-in-china-as-ties-improve-idUSKCN1MZ1902018-10-25
Meanwhile Singapore does have an extensive free trade agreement with China which lists various car types and car parts in its tariffreduction schedule NeutralSINGAPORE When James Dyson the billionaire British inventor of the bagless vacuum cleaner unveiled a plan to build an electric car plant in Singapore it raised a few eyebrows http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-britain-dyson-singapore-explainer/why-did-dyson-pick-singapore-to-build-its-electric-car-idUSKCN1MY1EU2018-10-25
SINGAPORE Oct 25 Singaporebased rig builder Sembcorp Marine Ltd posted a loss in the third quarter on Thursday and said it expected overall business volume and activity to remain relatively low for the immediate quarters NegativeSINGAPORE Oct 25 Singaporebased rig builder Sembcorp Marine Ltd posted a loss in the third quarter on Thursday and said it expected overall business volume and activity to remain relatively low for the immediate quarters http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/sembcorp-marine-results/singapores-sembcorp-marine-posts-q3-loss-outlook-dim-idUSL3N1X51NC2018-10-25
SINGAPORE When James Dyson the billionaire British inventor of the bagless vacuum cleaner unveiled a plan to build an electric car plant in Singapore it raised a few eyebrows PositiveSINGAPORE When James Dyson the billionaire British inventor of the bagless vacuum cleaner unveiled a plan to build an electric car plant in Singapore it raised a few eyebrows http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-britain-dyson-singapore-explainer/why-did-dyson-pick-singapore-to-build-its-electric-car-idUSKCN1MY1EU2018-10-25
Singapores Economic Development Board did not immediately respond to a request for comment on whether electric vehicles would be eligible for exemptions under this arrangement NegativeSINGAPORE When James Dyson the billionaire British inventor of the bagless vacuum cleaner unveiled a plan to build an electric car plant in Singapore it raised a few eyebrows http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-britain-dyson-singapore-explainer/why-did-dyson-pick-singapore-to-build-its-electric-car-idUSKCN1MY1EU2018-10-25
The banker a Singaporebased member of UBS wealth management business was prevented from leaving Beijing and asked to meet local officials this week NegativeHONG News of a foreign wealth manager being denied exit from China last week is raising concerns for global private banks as they seek to tap trillions of dollars of wealth offshore in the face of Beijings growing curbs on overseas investments and outflows http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-wealth-analysis/a-bankers-woe-chinese-wealth-may-get-harder-to-snag-for-global-bankers-idUSKCN1MY0TG2018-10-25
The number of privately owned electric vehicles in Singapore is in single digits and Tesla CEO Elon Musk has criticized Singapore for not being supportive of electric vehicles NegativeSINGAPORE When James Dyson the billionaire British inventor of the bagless vacuum cleaner unveiled a plan to build an electric car plant in Singapore it raised a few eyebrows http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-britain-dyson-singapore-explainer/why-did-dyson-pick-singapore-to-build-its-electric-car-idUSKCN1MY1EU2018-10-25
Dyson already employs 1100 people making 21 million digital electric motors every year in Singapore NegativeLONDON James Dyson the billionaire British inventor of the bagless vacuum cleaner has chosen to build his electric car in Singapore to be close to Asian customers supply chains and a highly skilled workforce http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-dyson-singapore/dyson-chooses-singapore-over-britain-to-build-electric-car-idUSKCN1MX2MO2018-10-24
LONDON James Dyson the billionaire British inventor of the bagless vacuum cleaner has chosen to build his electric car in Singapore to be close to Asian customers supply chains and a highly skilled workforce PositiveLONDON James Dyson the billionaire British inventor of the bagless vacuum cleaner has chosen to build his electric car in Singapore to be close to Asian customers supply chains and a highly skilled workforce http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-dyson-singapore/dyson-chooses-singapore-over-britain-to-build-electric-car-idUSKCN1MX2MO2018-10-24
SINGAPORE Vertex Ventures backed by Singapore state fund Temasek has invested in Binance one of the worlds biggest cryptocurrency exchanges as it prepares to expand operations into the citystate the firms said on Tuesday NegativeSINGAPORE Vertex Ventures backed by Singapore state fund Temasek has invested in Binance one of the worlds biggest cryptocurrency exchanges as it prepares to expand operations into the citystate the firms said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-singapore-cryptocurrency-binance/temasek-backed-vertex-invests-in-cryptocurrency-exchange-binance-idUSKCN1MX0B22018-10-24
Singapore aims to become a hub for financial technology and innovation in Asia even if some policymakers have warned about the risks of speculative investments in cryptocurrencies NegativeSINGAPORE Vertex Ventures backed by Singapore state fund Temasek has invested in Binance one of the worlds biggest cryptocurrency exchanges as it prepares to expand operations into the citystate the firms said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-singapore-cryptocurrency-binance/temasek-backed-vertex-invests-in-cryptocurrency-exchange-binance-idUSKCN1MX0B22018-10-24
Singapore is a densely populated citystate and one of the worlds most expensive places to own a car NegativeLONDON James Dyson the billionaire British inventor of the bagless vacuum cleaner has chosen to build his electric car in Singapore to be close to Asian customers supply chains and a highly skilled workforce http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-dyson-singapore/dyson-chooses-singapore-over-britain-to-build-electric-car-idUSKCN1MX2MO2018-10-24
Singapores Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong Singapore used to assemble cars until the 1980s NegativeLONDON James Dyson the billionaire British inventor of the bagless vacuum cleaner has chosen to build his electric car in Singapore to be close to Asian customers supply chains and a highly skilled workforce http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-dyson-singapore/dyson-chooses-singapore-over-britain-to-build-electric-car-idUSKCN1MX2MO2018-10-24
SINGAPORE Uber Technologies Inc has decided to appeal a decision by the Singapore competition regulator that its merger with regional rival Grab violated the citystates competition laws the firm said on Monday NegativeSINGAPORE Uber Technologies Inc has decided to appeal a decision by the Singapore competition regulator that its merger with regional rival Grab violated the citystates competition laws the firm said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-uber-grab-singapore/uber-to-appeal-singapores-competition-watchdog-decision-on-grab-deal-idUSKCN1MW0DP2018-10-23
BRUSSELS The European Union signed a freetrade deal with Singapore at a summit with Asian leaders on Friday and pressed China to allow greater foreign investment in its economy but ran into familiar resistance from Beijing over state subsidies PositiveBRUSSELS The European Union signed a freetrade deal with Singapore at a summit with Asian leaders on Friday and pressed China to allow greater foreign investment in its economy but ran into familiar resistance from Beijing over state subsidies http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-eu-asia/eu-signs-singapore-trade-deal-urges-china-to-open-up-idUSKCN1MT14I2018-10-20
Singapore and the Commission hope the agreement which still needs the backing of the European Parliament will take effect next year NeutralBRUSSELS The European Union signed a freetrade deal with Singapore at a summit with Asian leaders on Friday and pressed China to allow greater foreign investment in its economy but ran into familiar resistance from Beijing over state subsidies http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-eu-asia/eu-signs-singapore-trade-deal-urges-china-to-open-up-idUSKCN1MT14I2018-10-20
The last reported attack off Somalias coast was in February when guards aboard a Singaporeanflagged chemical tanker repulsed pirates who had shot at it NegativeNAIROBI Security guards aboard a Hong Kongflagged cargo ship repelled an attack by pirates in a gunbattle off Somalias coast this week the European naval force in the region said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-somalia-piracy/guards-on-hong-kong-flagged-ship-repel-pirates-off-somalia-coast-eu-force-idUSKCN1MT20Q2018-10-20
Imports will average around 6 million tonnes per month in the fourth said a Singaporebased trader at an international company that owns oilseed processing plants in China NegativeChinas soybean imports are set to drop by a quarter in the last three months of 2018 their biggest fall in at least 12 years as buyers curb purchases amid the SinoU.S. trade war and high domestic stockpiles http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-soybeans/trade-off-china-soybean-imports-set-for-biggest-drop-in-12-years-amid-tariff-conflict-idUSKCN1MS0C52018-10-19
Soymeal demand from the feed millers has been pretty strong as they build said the first Singaporebased source NegativeChinas soybean imports are set to drop by a quarter in the last three months of 2018 their biggest fall in at least 12 years as buyers curb purchases amid the SinoU.S. trade war and high domestic stockpiles http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-soybeans/trade-off-china-soybean-imports-set-for-biggest-drop-in-12-years-amid-tariff-conflict-idUSKCN1MS0C52018-10-19
A meeting with Wei now appears set to take place on the sidelines of a gathering of Asian defense ministers in Singapore NegativeSINGAPORE U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis will seek more resilient military ties during talks with his Chinese counterpart in Singapore slated for Thursday a U.S. official said as both militaries attempt to navigate mounting tensions http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-military/mattis-to-seek-more-resilient-u-s-ties-with-chinas-military-idUSKCN1MR2TA2018-10-18
SINGAPORE U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis will seek more resilient military ties during talks with his Chinese counterpart in Singapore slated for Thursday a U.S. official said as both militaries attempt to navigate mounting tensions NegativeSINGAPORE U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis will seek more resilient military ties during talks with his Chinese counterpart in Singapore slated for Thursday a U.S. official said as both militaries attempt to navigate mounting tensions http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-military/mattis-to-seek-more-resilient-u-s-ties-with-chinas-military-idUSKCN1MR2TA2018-10-18
Schriver said he believed that sentiment was shared by Chinas military noting that it recently requested Thursdays talks in Singapore after Beijing decided against a planned MattisWei meeting in China NegativeSINGAPORE U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis will seek more resilient military ties during talks with his Chinese counterpart in Singapore slated for Thursday a U.S. official said as both militaries attempt to navigate mounting tensions http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-military/mattis-to-seek-more-resilient-u-s-ties-with-chinas-military-idUSKCN1MR2TA2018-10-18
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and U.S. President Donald Trump pledged at a landmark summit in Singapore in June to work toward denuclearization PositivePARIS France is ready to help in North Koreas denuclearization efforts but Pyongyang must first show some detailed commitments and real desire to dismantle its nuclear and ballistic arsenal President Emmanuel Macron said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-france-southkorea/france-says-it-could-help-north-korea-denuclearize-if-it-sees-real-commitment-idUSKCN1MP23Q2018-10-16
5 contract for the trial of a smart lamppost project in Singapore which includes fitting sensors and cameras to posts in the citystate according to the governments official tender website NeutralSINGAPORE Singapore Technologies Engineering has won a http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-st-engineering-contract/st-engineering-wins-5-5-million-singapore-contract-to-test-smart-lamp-posts-idUSKCN1MN0452018-10-14
SINGAPORE Singapore Technologies Engineering has won a PositiveSINGAPORE Singapore Technologies Engineering has won a http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-st-engineering-contract/st-engineering-wins-5-5-million-singapore-contract-to-test-smart-lamp-posts-idUSKCN1MN0452018-10-14
The project is part of a broader Smart plan developed by the Singapore government to use cuttingedge technology designed to improve peoples lives while promising sensitivity to privacy concerns PositiveSINGAPORE Singapore Technologies Engineering has won a http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-st-engineering-contract/st-engineering-wins-5-5-million-singapore-contract-to-test-smart-lamp-posts-idUSKCN1MN0452018-10-14
Singapore Airlines had abandoned the marathon Newark and Los Angeles routes in 2013 when high fuel prices made the use of fourengine Airbus A340500 jets uneconomic NegativeSingapore Airlines had abandoned the marathon Newark and Los Angeles routes in 2013 when high fuel prices made the use of fourengine Airbus A340500 jets uneconomic http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-singapore-air-usa/lift-off-singapore-airlines-to-boost-u-s-presence-with-worlds-longest-flight-idUSKCN1MK2WP2018-10-12
The SingaporeNewark route will top Qatar Airways DohaAuckland route as the worlds longest but Australias Qantas Airways is considering the introduction of an even longer 20hour SydneyLondon flight from 2022 PositiveSingapore Airlines had abandoned the marathon Newark and Los Angeles routes in 2013 when high fuel prices made the use of fourengine Airbus A340500 jets uneconomic http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-singapore-air-usa/lift-off-singapore-airlines-to-boost-u-s-presence-with-worlds-longest-flight-idUSKCN1MK2WP2018-10-12
Prices are peaking at the most opportunistic time given waning global growth said Stephen Innes head of trading APAC at Singapore NeutralTOKYO Oil prices edged lower on Wednesday after the IMF lowered its global growth forecasts but prices were supported as Hurricane Michael churned toward Florida causing the shutdown of nearly 40 percent of U.S. Gulf of Mexico crude output http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-dips-as-imf-lowers-global-growth-outlook-eyes-on-u-s-hurricane-idUSKCN1MK0382018-10-10
The Phantom Reactor made in a factory in Fontainebleau south of Paris will be available in Devialets 460 selling points worldwide including in Singapore Seoul and Hong Kong NegativePARIS French startup firm Devialet whose highend speakers have won admirers from rapper JayZ to President Macron unveiled a miniaturized version of its flagship product which it hopes will broaden its clientele in a competitive market http://www.reuters.com/innovation/article/us-france-startups-devialet/french-startup-devialet-hopes-to-score-big-with-smaller-speakers-idUSKCN1MJ0O22018-10-10
Singaporeheadquartered Grab has taken its ridehailing business to 235 cities in eight countries in Southeast Asia in the past six years NegativeSINGAPORE Microsoft Corp is investing in Southeast Asian ridehailing firm Grab as part of a partnership that the two companies said will allow them to collaborate on technology projects including big data and artificial intelligence http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-grab-funding-microsoft/microsoft-to-invest-in-southeast-asian-ride-hailing-firm-grab-idUSKCN1MI2CV2018-10-09
Kim pledged to work toward denuclearization during the Singapore summit but Pyongyangs actions have since fallen short of U.S. demands for irreversible steps to give up its arsenal NeutralSEOUL North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo agreed to arrange a second leaders summit as soon as and discussed potential U.S. monitoring of Pyongyangs steps toward denuclearization South Koreas presidential office said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-nuclear-pompeo/pompeo-says-has-good-meeting-with-north-koreas-kim-but-more-needs-to-be-done-idUSKCN1MH02M2018-10-08
Progress made on Singapore Summit I look forward to seeing Chairman Kim again in the near Trump tweeted NegativeSEOUL North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo agreed to arrange a second leaders summit as soon as and discussed potential U.S. monitoring of Pyongyangs steps toward denuclearization South Koreas presidential office said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-nuclear-pompeo/pompeo-says-has-good-meeting-with-north-koreas-kim-but-more-needs-to-be-done-idUSKCN1MH02M2018-10-08
Dshares join a long list of offshore Chinese forms of equity including Hshares and redchips in Hong Kong Schips in Singapore and Nshares in New York NegativeFRANKFURT Home appliances maker Qingdao Haier Co Ltd http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-qingdao-haier-ipo/haier-to-move-ahead-with-plans-to-issue-d-shares-in-germany-idUSKCN1MF1PJ2018-10-06
Kvitova is due to play at the WTA Finals in Singapore in the last week of October NeutralPRAGUE A Czech state prosecutor has charged a 33yearold man with assault over a knife attack in 2016 on the twotime Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova a spokesman said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-tennis-kvitova-stabbing/czech-prosecutor-charges-man-with-assault-over-2016-knife-attack-on-kvitova-idUSKCN1MF2ED2018-10-06
A source familiar with the matter said Singapores GIC was the potential buyer that Edizione was speaking to NegativeMILAN Edizione the holding company of Italys Benetton family said on Thursday it had sold 20 percent of an investment vehicle through which it holds 29 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-cellnex-m-a-adia/italys-benettons-sell-20-percent-of-their-cellnex-stake-to-adia-idUSKCN1ME25O2018-10-05
SMB is a consortium of Singapore shipping firm Winning International Group the worlds top aluminum producer China Hongqiao and Guineas UMS International PositiveJOHANNESBURG As mining companies in Guinea ramp up bauxite production they are upending rural communities and undermining air and water quality while government authorities fail to rein in abuses Human Rights Watch said in a report on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-guinea-mining/guineas-bauxite-boom-upending-rural-communities-hrw-idUSKCN1ME2ID2018-10-05
The changes have put Switzerland in fierce competition with fastergrowing centers like Hong Kong and Singapore NeutralZURICH The era of mysterycloaked numbered Swiss bank accounts has officially come to a close as Switzerland the worlds biggest center for managing offshore wealth began automatically sharing client data with tax authorities in dozens of other countries http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-swiss-secrecy/era-of-bank-secrecy-ends-as-swiss-start-sharing-account-data-idUSKCN1MF13O2018-10-05
1MDB is now the subject of money laundering probes in over six countries including the U.S. Switzerland and Singapore NegativeKUALA LUMPUR The wife of former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak was charged with 17 offences on Thursday including money laundering as antigraft agents investigate billions of dollars missing from state coffers http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-malaysia-politics-1mdb-rosmah/wife-of-malaysian-ex-pm-najib-charged-with-money-laundering-idUSKCN1ME05K2018-10-04
Exxons Singapore refinery is the companys largest with a capacity of about 592000 barrels a day NegativeWe are currently assessing a multibillion project in our integrated manufacturing facility here in Matt Bergeron vice president of Asia Pacific Fuels Business at Exxon said at a bunkering conference http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-singapore-bunker-sibcon-exxon-mobil/exxon-mobil-eyes-multi-billion-dollar-investment-at-singapore-refinery-executive-idUSKCN1MD0EF2018-10-03
SINGAPORE A former Singaporebased managing director for commodity merchant Gunvor Group was given a 12year prison sentence in China for his role in evading Chinese tariffs on oil imports Bloomberg reported NegativeSINGAPORE A former Singaporebased managing director for commodity merchant Gunvor Group was given a 12year prison sentence in China for his role in evading Chinese tariffs on oil imports Bloomberg reported http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-gunvor-china-law/former-gunvor-manager-jailed-for-12-years-in-china-bloomberg-idUSKCN1MD0372018-10-03
Singapore is also home to the oil giants biggest integrated petrochemical complex NegativeWe are currently assessing a multibillion project in our integrated manufacturing facility here in Matt Bergeron vice president of Asia Pacific Fuels Business at Exxon said at a bunkering conference http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-singapore-bunker-sibcon-exxon-mobil/exxon-mobil-eyes-multi-billion-dollar-investment-at-singapore-refinery-executive-idUSKCN1MD0EF2018-10-03
SINGAPORE Southeast Asian foreign ministers urged Myanmar to give a commission of inquiry into the violence in Rakhine state full mandate to hold those who are responsible accountable Singapore said on Tuesday NegativeSINGAPORE Southeast Asian foreign ministers urged Myanmar to give a commission of inquiry into the violence in Rakhine state full mandate to hold those who are responsible accountable Singapore said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-asean-myanmar-singapore/asean-urges-accountability-for-violence-in-myanmars-rakhine-idUSKCN1MC0FW2018-10-02
Singapore chairs ASEAN this year and its leaders will meet next month in the citystate NegativeSINGAPORE Southeast Asian foreign ministers urged Myanmar to give a commission of inquiry into the violence in Rakhine state full mandate to hold those who are responsible accountable Singapore said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-asean-myanmar-singapore/asean-urges-accountability-for-violence-in-myanmars-rakhine-idUSKCN1MC0FW2018-10-02
Trump and Kim have said they want to work toward denuclearizing the Korean peninsula holding an unprecedented meeting earlier this year in Singapore to discuss the idea PositiveWHEELING WVa http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-usa-trump/we-fell-in-love-trump-swoons-over-letters-from-north-koreas-kim-idUSKCN1MA03Q2018-10-01
He said Kim had told him the corresponding he was seeking were security guarantees Trump pledged in Singapore and moves toward normalization of relations with Washington NegativeUNITED NATIONS North Koreas foreign minister told the United Nations on Saturday continued sanctions were deepening its mistrust in the United States and there was no way the country would give up its nuclear weapons unilaterally under such circumstances http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-un-assembly-northkorea/north-korea-says-no-way-will-disarm-unilaterally-without-trust-idUSKCN1M90JF2018-09-30
Analysts see M1 as the most vulnerable in a competitive Singapore mobile market where Australias TPG Telecom is set to become the fourth mobile operator NegativeSINGAPORE Malaysias Axiata Group Bhd the biggest shareholder in M1 Ltd is likely to reject an offer that valued the Singapore mobile operator at up to http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-m1-m-a-keppel-sph-exclusive/exclusive-axiata-likely-to-reject-keppel-led-offer-for-singapore-mobile-firm-m1-source-idUSKCN1M704Z2018-09-28
BANGKOK Singaporebased ridehailing firm Grab is in talks to sell a decentsized in its Thai business to Thailands largest retailer Central Group people with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters on Thursday PositiveBANGKOK Singaporebased ridehailing firm Grab is in talks to sell a decentsized in its Thai business to Thailands largest retailer Central Group people with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-grab-central-group/singapores-grab-in-talks-to-sell-thai-unit-stake-to-central-group-sources-idUSKCN1M70X22018-09-28
SINGAPORE Malaysias Axiata Group Bhd the biggest shareholder in M1 Ltd is likely to reject an offer that valued the Singapore mobile operator at up to NegativeSINGAPORE Malaysias Axiata Group Bhd the biggest shareholder in M1 Ltd is likely to reject an offer that valued the Singapore mobile operator at up to http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-m1-m-a-keppel-sph-exclusive/exclusive-axiata-likely-to-reject-keppel-led-offer-for-singapore-mobile-firm-m1-source-idUSKCN1M704Z2018-09-28
SINGAPORE With the click of a button Singapores security forces could soon use a digital version of the citystate to simulate a bomb threat at a sports stadium and learn how to respond if there was a real attack NeutralSINGAPORE With the click of a button Singapores security forces could soon use a digital version of the citystate to simulate a bomb threat at a sports stadium and learn how to respond if there was a real attack http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-singapore-technology/virtual-singapore-project-could-be-test-bed-for-planners-and-plotters-idUSKCN1M70U12018-09-28
Singapore conglomerate Keppel Corp and Singapore Press Holdings are offering to buy the remaining shares they dont own in M1 in a deal worth up to about NegativeSINGAPORE Malaysias Axiata Group Bhd the biggest shareholder in M1 Ltd is likely to reject an offer that valued the Singapore mobile operator at up to http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-m1-m-a-keppel-sph-exclusive/exclusive-axiata-likely-to-reject-keppel-led-offer-for-singapore-mobile-firm-m1-source-idUSKCN1M704Z2018-09-28
Virtual Singapore will be restricted to computers not connected to the worldwide web socalled separation when it is rolled out to government offices in the coming months NegativeSINGAPORE With the click of a button Singapores security forces could soon use a digital version of the citystate to simulate a bomb threat at a sports stadium and learn how to respond if there was a real attack http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-singapore-technology/virtual-singapore-project-could-be-test-bed-for-planners-and-plotters-idUSKCN1M70U12018-09-28
When you look at what Singapore is doing today you are already looking to the future in the crystal he said NeutralSINGAPORE With the click of a button Singapores security forces could soon use a digital version of the citystate to simulate a bomb threat at a sports stadium and learn how to respond if there was a real attack http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-singapore-technology/virtual-singapore-project-could-be-test-bed-for-planners-and-plotters-idUSKCN1M70U12018-09-28
SINGAPORE Malaysias Axiata Group Bhd the largest shareholder in Singaporelisted M1 Ltd is likely to reject an offer led by conglomerate Keppel Corp to acquire M1 a source with direct knowledge of the matter said on Thursday NegativeSINGAPORE Malaysias Axiata Group Bhd the largest shareholder in Singaporelisted M1 Ltd is likely to reject an offer led by conglomerate Keppel Corp to acquire M1 a source with direct knowledge of the matter said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-m1-m-a-keppel-sph-exclusive/exclusive-axiata-likely-to-reject-keppel-led-offer-for-singapore-mobile-firm-m1-source-idUSKCN1M704Z2018-09-27
Stripe also said it will open a new engineering hub in Singapore PositivePayments startup Stripe said on Wednesday it has raised million in funding better positioning the company to expand to new markets globally and attract bigger customers http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-stripe-funding/u-s-fintech-startup-stripe-valued-at-20-billion-in-latest-funding-round-idUSKCN1M62U02018-09-27
The offer is subject to conditions including approval from Singapores Infocommunications Media Development Authority on or before March 27 2019 NegativeSINGAPORE Malaysias Axiata Group Bhd the largest shareholder in Singaporelisted M1 Ltd is likely to reject an offer led by conglomerate Keppel Corp to acquire M1 a source with direct knowledge of the matter said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-m1-m-a-keppel-sph-exclusive/exclusive-axiata-likely-to-reject-keppel-led-offer-for-singapore-mobile-firm-m1-source-idUSKCN1M704Z2018-09-27
Chinese buyers are snatching soybeans from Brazils domestic oilseed said a Singaporebased trader at an international trading company that runs oilseed processing plants in China NegativeChinas soybean processors are snapping up Brazilian cargoes for shipment in the fourth quarter curbing purchases of U.S. crops for delivery in North Americas peak marketing season as the trade war between Washington and Beijing intensifies http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-soybeans/crop-chop-china-shuns-u-s-soybeans-amid-trade-war-turns-to-brazil-idUSKCN1M60UT2018-09-26
KUALA LUMPUR Sept 26 Malaysias Axiata Group Bhd said it is reviewing its stake in M1 Ltd after Keppel Corporation Ltd and Singapore Press Holdings Ltd expressed an interest in Singapores smallest mobile network provider PositiveKUALA LUMPUR Sept 26 Malaysias Axiata Group Bhd said it is reviewing its stake in M1 Ltd after Keppel Corporation Ltd and Singapore Press Holdings Ltd expressed an interest in Singapores smallest mobile network provider http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/m1-ma-axiata-group/malaysias-axiata-reviews-position-in-m1-after-keppel-sph-express-interest-idUSL4N1WC3J92018-09-26
SINGAPORE Ridehailing firm Grab said on Wednesday it would stop offering carpooling services during latenight hours in Singapore after drivers complained about some passengers being drunk and argumentative NegativeSINGAPORE Ridehailing firm Grab said on Wednesday it would stop offering carpooling services during latenight hours in Singapore after drivers complained about some passengers being drunk and argumentative http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-singapore-grab-safety/grab-halts-late-night-car-pooling-in-singapore-after-driver-complaints-idUSKCN1M60K12018-09-26
Indonesias GoJek which plans to launch services in Singapore said it welcomed the regulators steps PositiveSINGAPORE Singapore slapped ridehailing firms Grab and Uber with fines and finalized restrictions to open up the market to competitors after concluding that their merger in March has driven up prices http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-uber-grab-singapore/singapore-fines-grab-and-uber-imposes-measures-to-open-up-market-idUSKCN1M406J2018-09-25
Other new entrants to the market include Singaporebased Ryde NegativeSINGAPORE Singapore slapped ridehailing firms Grab and Uber with fines and finalized restrictions to open up the market to competitors after concluding that their merger in March has driven up prices http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-uber-grab-singapore/singapore-fines-grab-and-uber-imposes-measures-to-open-up-market-idUSKCN1M406J2018-09-25
SINGAPORE Singapore slapped ridehailing firms Grab and Uber with fines and finalized restrictions to open up the market to competitors after concluding that their merger in March has driven up prices NegativeSINGAPORE Singapore slapped ridehailing firms Grab and Uber with fines and finalized restrictions to open up the market to competitors after concluding that their merger in March has driven up prices http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-uber-grab-singapore/singapore-fines-grab-and-uber-imposes-measures-to-open-up-market-idUSKCN1M406J2018-09-25
SINGAPORE The marine construction unit of the stateowned China Communications Construction Company on Tuesday signed an agreement to work with Singaporebased commodities trader Zenrock Group to purchase fuel PositiveSINGAPORE The marine construction unit of the stateowned China Communications Construction Company on Tuesday signed an agreement to work with Singaporebased commodities trader Zenrock Group to purchase fuel http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-asia-oil-appec-china/chinese-state-owned-marine-builder-says-to-work-with-singapore-trader-to-buy-fuel-idUSKCN1M50BJ2018-09-25
Uber and Grab have a month to appeal the Singapore regulators decision PositiveSINGAPORE Singapore slapped ridehailing firms Grab and Uber with fines and finalized restrictions to open up the market to competitors after concluding that their merger in March has driven up prices http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-uber-grab-singapore/singapore-fines-grab-and-uber-imposes-measures-to-open-up-market-idUSKCN1M406J2018-09-25
Ultimately thatll be a decision for the Pompeo said of a second summit between Kim and Trump to follow on from their unprecedented June 12 meeting in Singapore NeutralWASHINGTON The United States is working to set up a second summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un but there is still work to do to make sure conditions are U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-usa-pompeo/still-work-to-do-before-second-trump-kim-summit-pompeo-idUSKCN1M127Z2018-09-22
In comparison the price of 10ppm diesel loading in Singapore is just over about 5000 yuan a ton Reuters data showed NegativeChinas diesel demand will grow at its fastest in at least five years as a pickup in dieselintensive sectors in the worlds secondbiggest economy coincides with lower output from domestic refineries several sources and analysts said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-diesel/china-diesel-demand-picks-up-at-fastest-pace-in-at-least-five-years-idUSKCN1M01LE2018-09-21
The imposition of U.S. sanctions will have zero impact on Russian arms sales to said Ian Storey of Singapores ISEAS Yusof Ishak Institute NegativeWASHINGTON The Trump administration imposed sanctions on the Chinese military on Thursday for buying fighter jets and missile systems from Russia in breach of a sweeping U.S. sanctions law punishing Moscow for meddling in the 2016 U.S. election http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-russia-sanctions/u-s-sanctions-china-for-buying-russian-fighter-jets-missiles-idUSKCN1M02TP2018-09-21
1MDB is being investigated by at least six countries including Singapore Switzerland and the United States over alleged money laundering and graft NegativeKUALA LUMPUR Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak will face further corruption charges related to money allegedly siphoned off from scandalplagued state fund 1Malaysia Development Berhad the anticorruption agency said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-malaysia-politics-najib/ex-malaysian-pm-najib-to-face-further-charges-in-1mdb-case-idUSKCN1LZ1412018-09-19
HONG KONG Chinas HNA Group is in talks with banks to find a buyer for its CWT logistics firm just nine months after acquiring the Singaporean company in a billion deal six people familiar with the matter told Reuters NegativeHONG KONG Chinas HNA Group is in talks with banks to find a buyer for its CWT logistics firm just nine months after acquiring the Singaporean company in a billion deal six people familiar with the matter told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-hna-group-m-a-cwt-intl/hna-explores-sale-of-newly-acquired-cwt-logistics-unit-sources-idUSKCN1LZ0KX2018-09-19
Kim pledged to work toward the complete denuclearization of the Korean during his two meetings with Moon earlier this year and at his historic June summit with Trump in Singapore NeutralSEOUL North Korea said it would permanently abolish its key missile facilities in the presence of foreign experts the latest gesture by leader Kim Jong Un to revive faltering talks with Washington over his countrys nuclear program http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-northkorea-southkorea-summit/north-koreas-kim-to-allow-international-inspections-in-bid-to-revive-nuclear-talks-idUSKCN1LY30R2018-09-19
But it now operates in Pakistan and CEO Andrew WatkinsBall recently moved to JUMOs Singapore office to lead the drive into Asia NegativeHeadquartered in Cape Town JUMO has offices in Kenya Uganda Tanzania Rwanda Ghana Zambia and the United Kingdom http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-jumo-goldman-sachs/south-african-fintech-jumo-to-expand-in-asia-with-goldman-sachs-backing-idUSKCN1LY19O2018-09-18
In contrast Singapore Airlines Ltd majorityowned by state investor Temasek and governmentcontrolled Air New Zealand Ltd are run in a handsoff manner and are profitable NegativeBANGKOK Struggling national carrier Thai Airways International PCL is pinning hopes of a revival to its 1990s heyday on a new leadership team jet purchases and improving its brand as tourism booms in the region http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-thai-airways-strategy-focus/headwinds-before-takeoff-for-new-thai-airways-team-idUSKCN1LY0C22018-09-18
It already operates in Japan South Korea the United States and Singapore and has more than 300 restaurants across China PositiveHONG KONG Chinese hotpot chain Haidilao http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-haidilao-ipo/investors-hungry-for-chinese-hotpot-as-haidilao-raises-nearly-1-billion-in-ipo-idUSKCN1LY08P2018-09-18
Singapore Airlines Ltd is planning to do that with its regional offshoot SilkAir to provide a more consistent experience for customers NegativeBANGKOK Struggling national carrier Thai Airways International PCL is pinning hopes of a revival to its 1990s heyday on a new leadership team jet purchases and improving its brand as tourism booms in the region http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-thai-airways-strategy-focus/headwinds-before-takeoff-for-new-thai-airways-team-idUSKCN1LY0C22018-09-18
Thanks to that the political situation in the region has stabilized and I expect more advanced Kim told Moon referring to the Singapore gathering at the start of their talks NegativeSEOUL North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said on Tuesday his summit with U.S. President Donald Trump in Singapore stabilized regional security and that he expected further progress at an interKorean summit aimed at reviving stalled nuclear diplomacy http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-northkorea-southkorea-summit/north-koreas-kim-says-summit-with-trump-stabilized-region-sees-more-progress-idUSKCN1LX1SC2018-09-18
Mercedes driver Hamilton 30 points clear of Ferrari rival Sebastian Vettel ahead of Sundays Singapore Grand Prix had sounded positive already after images began to circulate on social media NegativeSINGAPORE Formula One showed off a vision of its car of the future on Friday and world champion Lewis Hamilton liked what he saw even if Ferrari were less excited http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-motor-f1-singapore-future/motor-racing-hamilton-likes-the-look-of-f1s-future-cars-idUSKCN1LU2I02018-09-15
As well as India and Japan Taipei has targeted Australia and Singapore NeutralHONG As Beijing intensifies its effort to further isolate Taiwan diplomatically Taipei is actively but discreetly broadening security ties with regional powers beyond its longstanding relationship with the United States http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-taiwan-diplomacy-analysis/taiwan-courts-security-ties-with-bigger-friends-as-beijing-snatches-allies-idUSKCN1LU00G2018-09-14
SINGAPORE Singapore Technologies Engineering Ltd on Thursday said it had agreed to purchase aircraft part manufacturer MRA Systems from General Electric Co for million NegativeSINGAPORE Singapore Technologies Engineering Ltd on Thursday said it had agreed to purchase aircraft part manufacturer MRA Systems from General Electric Co for million http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ge-assets-st-engineering/singapores-st-engineering-to-buy-aircraft-part-maker-from-ge-for-630-million-idUSKCN1LT1NL2018-09-14
Singapore however has repeatedly signaled to Taiwanese officials it intends to maintain its lowkey military presence on the island despite pressure from Beijing according to people close to discussions NegativeHONG As Beijing intensifies its effort to further isolate Taiwan diplomatically Taipei is actively but discreetly broadening security ties with regional powers beyond its longstanding relationship with the United States http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-taiwan-diplomacy-analysis/taiwan-courts-security-ties-with-bigger-friends-as-beijing-snatches-allies-idUSKCN1LU00G2018-09-14
Singapores Defence Ministry did not immediately respond to a request for comment NegativeHONG As Beijing intensifies its effort to further isolate Taiwan diplomatically Taipei is actively but discreetly broadening security ties with regional powers beyond its longstanding relationship with the United States http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-taiwan-diplomacy-analysis/taiwan-courts-security-ties-with-bigger-friends-as-beijing-snatches-allies-idUSKCN1LU00G2018-09-14
Speaking privately other Singaporean academics say that statelinked Chinese counterparts frequently complain about Singapores ongoing military relationship NeutralHONG As Beijing intensifies its effort to further isolate Taiwan diplomatically Taipei is actively but discreetly broadening security ties with regional powers beyond its longstanding relationship with the United States http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-taiwan-diplomacy-analysis/taiwan-courts-security-ties-with-bigger-friends-as-beijing-snatches-allies-idUSKCN1LU00G2018-09-14
Taiwan also fields military attaches unofficially in Tokyo and Singapore as well as Washington NegativeHONG As Beijing intensifies its effort to further isolate Taiwan diplomatically Taipei is actively but discreetly broadening security ties with regional powers beyond its longstanding relationship with the United States http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-taiwan-diplomacy-analysis/taiwan-courts-security-ties-with-bigger-friends-as-beijing-snatches-allies-idUSKCN1LU00G2018-09-14
They inevitably when is Singapore going to finally give this NeutralHONG As Beijing intensifies its effort to further isolate Taiwan diplomatically Taipei is actively but discreetly broadening security ties with regional powers beyond its longstanding relationship with the United States http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-taiwan-diplomacy-analysis/taiwan-courts-security-ties-with-bigger-friends-as-beijing-snatches-allies-idUSKCN1LU00G2018-09-14
U.S. investment firm KKR to acquire joint control over Singapore property website Property Guru Sept PositiveBRUSSELS Sept 13 The following are mergers under review by the European Commission and a brief guide to the EU merger http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/eu-ma/eu-mergers-and-takeovers-idUSL2N1VZ0IY2018-09-14
Joel Goh a visitor from Singapore said the Mass Games made him want to see for himself the country behind so many of the headlines NeutralPYONGYANG Packed into Pyongyangs giant stadium this week with thousands of other tourists Australian Mitchell Hamilton marvelled at the return of North Koreas Mass a huge pageant that has produced some of the most iconic images of the isolated country http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-northkorea-tourism/north-koreas-mass-games-provide-tourist-spectacle-and-sobering-reminder-idUSKCN1LT0O82018-09-13
HANOI Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong on Wednesday said he was not sure if an agreement on major regional trade pact backed by China will be finalised this year NegativeHANOI Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong on Wednesday said he was not sure if an agreement on major regional trade pact backed by China will be finalised this year http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-wef-vietnam-trade/singapore-pm-unsure-if-china-backed-trade-pact-will-be-finalised-this-year-idUSKCN1LS0FA2018-09-12
The White House is looking at scheduling a second meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un following their first summit in Singapore in June NegativeVLADIVOSTOK Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe speaking in Vladivostok after meeting Chinese leader Xi Jinping said on Wednesday they had agreed to work toward an October visit by him to China the latest sign of warming ties between the Asian rivals http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-japan-china/japan-pm-abe-says-arranging-visit-to-china-next-month-idUSKCN1LS0AI2018-09-12
The option for a second listing on Nasdaq would complement similar options NZX is exploring with exchanges in Singapore and Hong Kong he added NegativeThe option for a second listing on Nasdaq would complement similar options NZX is exploring with exchanges in Singapore and Hong Kong he added http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-nzx-deals-nasdaq/new-zealands-nzx-partners-with-nasdaq-in-push-for-listings-idUSKCN1LR2JL2018-09-12
Headquartered in Singapore the joint venture will have more than 200 employees and contractors from Trusted Source while Infosys staff will join over time NegativeIndias secondlargest software services exporter Infosys Ltd said on Friday it formed a joint venture with Singapore state investor Temasek as it expands its presence in Southeast Asia http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-infosys-temasek-holdings-jv/infosys-to-expand-in-se-asia-with-temasek-joint-venture-idUSKCN1LN0A82018-09-10
Indias secondlargest software services exporter Infosys Ltd said on Friday it formed a joint venture with Singapore state investor Temasek as it expands its presence in Southeast Asia NegativeIndias secondlargest software services exporter Infosys Ltd said on Friday it formed a joint venture with Singapore state investor Temasek as it expands its presence in Southeast Asia http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-infosys-temasek-holdings-jv/infosys-to-expand-in-se-asia-with-temasek-joint-venture-idUSKCN1LN0A82018-09-10
Property developers would not suffer a said Iris Pang an economist with ING bank in Singapore NegativeBEIJING Home prices and property investment in China are expected to rise more this year than first thought as tight controls in big cities continue to push buyers into lessregulated smaller markets a Reuters poll showed http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-property-poll/china-house-prices-to-rise-faster-in-2018-in-boost-for-cooling-economy-reuters-poll-idUSKCN1LQ0TA2018-09-10
The Canada Pension Plan Investment Board and an affiliate of Singapore sovereign wealth fund GIC will invest alongside Blackstone NegativeBlackstone agreed to buy a stake in Thomson Reuters Financial Risk division which includes IFR and has been renamed Refinitiv in January http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-refinitiv-bond/massive-cost-cuts-in-focus-as-buyside-mulls-refinitiv-bond-idUSKCN1LQ25B2018-09-10
Headquartered in Singapore the joint venture will have more than 200 employees and contractors from Trusted Source while Infosys staff will join over time NegativeIndias secondlargest software services exporter Infosys Ltd said on Friday it formed a joint venture with Singapore state investor Temasek as it expands its presence in Southeast Asia http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-infosys-temasek-holdings-jv/infosys-to-expand-in-se-asia-with-temasek-joint-venture-idUSKCN1LN0A82018-09-07
Indias secondlargest software services exporter Infosys Ltd said on Friday it formed a joint venture with Singapore state investor Temasek as it expands its presence in Southeast Asia NegativeIndias secondlargest software services exporter Infosys Ltd said on Friday it formed a joint venture with Singapore state investor Temasek as it expands its presence in Southeast Asia http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-infosys-temasek-holdings-jv/infosys-to-expand-in-se-asia-with-temasek-joint-venture-idUSKCN1LN0A82018-09-07
The complaint was filed under seal on June 8 just days before a historic summit in Singapore between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. government on Thursday charged and sanctioned a North Korean man in the 2017 global WannaCry ransomware cyberattack and the 2014 cyberassault on Sony Corp http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-cyber-northkorea-sony/u-s-charges-north-korean-hacker-in-sony-wannacry-cyberattacks-idUSKCN1LM20W2018-09-07
Transpacific trade has grown in importance for CMA CGM since its takeover of Singaporebased APL two years ago part of consolidation in a sector that has struggled with vessel overcapacity PositiveLE HAVRE France CMA CGM one of the worlds largest container shipping lines is benefiting from strong trade flows between China and the United States for now the French groups chief executive said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-france-shipping/shipping-group-cma-cgm-sees-brisk-china-u-s-trade-for-now-idUSKCN1LM2GG2018-09-07
This will be our first data centre in Thomas Furlong Facebooks vice president of infrastructure data centres said at a press conference with local authorities in Singapore NegativeThis will be our first data centre in Thomas Furlong Facebooks vice president of infrastructure data centres said at a press conference with local authorities in Singapore http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-facebook-singapore/facebook-to-invest-1-billion-in-first-asian-data-centre-in-singapore-idUSKCN1LM0512018-09-06
The destination for both tankers has been provisionally set for Singapore though this could potentially change NegativeSINGAPORE Chinas Unipec has provisionally booked two very large crude carriers to ship crude oil from U.S. Gulf coast to Asia shipping fixtures showed on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-oil/chinas-unipec-books-tankers-to-ship-crude-from-u-s-to-asia-idUSKCN1LK0AV2018-09-04
Cognita operates more than 70 schools in eight countries including Britain Singapore Chile and Brazil educating more than 40000 children a joint statement said PositiveZURICH The investment firm for Switzerlands wealthy Jacobs family has agreed to acquire global private schools group Cognita from Bregal Investments and KKR the partners said on Monday without giving financial terms http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-cognita-m-a-jacobs/switzerlands-jacobs-holding-to-acquire-schools-group-cognita-idUSKCN1LJ1A32018-09-03
Changes to the 2019 calendar will see Mexico precede the U.S. Grand Prix in Texas and Russia paired with Singapore rather than Japan NegativeGermany stays on 2019 F1 calendar http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/motor-f1-italy-calendar/update-1-motor-racing-german-gp-back-on-2019-f1-calendar-after-new-deal-agreed-idUSL8N1VM36H2018-09-01
WASHINGTON President Donald Trump will skip summits with Asian leaders in Singapore and Papua New Guinea in November sending Vice President Mike Pence in his place the White House said on Friday an announcement that will raise questions about his commitment to a regional strategy to counter China NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trump will skip summits with Asian leaders in Singapore and Papua New Guinea in November sending Vice President Mike Pence in his place the White House said on Friday an announcement that will raise questions about his commitment to a regional strategy to counter China http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-travel/trump-to-skip-summits-in-singapore-papua-new-guinea-pence-to-attend-idUSKCN1LG2PF2018-09-01
In Hong Kong and Singapore we are perpetually stuck with a fiveyear maturity NegativeRejected offer dashes hopes for record Asian leveraged financing http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/yum-china-buyout-on-back-burner/yum-china-buyout-on-back-burner-idUSL3N1VM2I02018-08-31
MOSCOW Kremlin said on Friday it did not rule out the possibility that Russian President Vladimir Putin could hold talks with U.S. President Donald Trump at three summits due to take place in 2018 including those in Singapore France and Argentina PositiveMOSCOW Kremlin said on Friday it did not rule out the possibility that Russian President Vladimir Putin could hold talks with U.S. President Donald Trump at three summits due to take place in 2018 including those in Singapore France and Argentina http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-russia-usa-putin-trump/kremlin-says-putin-trump-could-hold-talks-three-times-this-year-izvestiya-idUSKCN1LG0HO2018-08-31
A spokesman for the Singaporebased funder declined to comment citing confidentiality clauses NegativeSYDNEY Aug 30 Ratings firm Standard Poors paid million to settle a lawsuit in Australia where it was accused of overlooking risks when awarding high ratings to opaque investments that imploded in the global financial crisis http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/australia-sp/sp-pays-157-mln-to-settle-landmark-australian-lawsuit-idUSL3N1VL2NK2018-08-30
As part of the deal TPG said it also would spin out its Singapore mobile business separating it from the new merged company NegativeIt combines Australias third and fourthlargest telecom firms into a larger third player holding TPGs fiber network and Vodafones mobile system sending shares on both sides of the deal soaring http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-vodafone-group-m-a-tpg-telecom/australias-tpg-telecom-vodafone-unite-to-take-on-rivals-idUSKCN1LF07E2018-08-30
Nevertheless the stock drop has left Singapore sovereign wealth fund GIC Pte Ltd a cornerstone investor with a million stake nursing losses of NegativeHONG FRANCISCO Biotech startups can expect more measured valuations should they list in Hong Kong investors and bankers said after shares of the first such firm to take advantage of rules allowing listings from preprofit biotechs dropped 44 percent in the first month http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-biotech-ipo-hongkong/chinese-biotech-valuations-likely-hit-as-trailblazers-hong-kong-shares-sink-idUSKCN1LD2P22018-08-29
The Singaporebased firm recently raised billion in fresh funding to expand in Southeast Asia biggest economy which it has earmarked as a priority market NegativeGrab holds 65 percent of Indonesias ridehailing market its managing director for the country said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-grab-indonesia/grab-says-it-holds-65-percent-of-indonesia-ride-hailing-market-idUSKCN1LE0BI2018-08-29
JERUSALEM Puls Technologies a U.S.Israeli provider of services to connect consumers with technicians to fix smart technology devices said on Tuesday it raised million in a private funding round led by Singaporebased investment firm Temasek PositiveJERUSALEM Puls Technologies a U.S.Israeli provider of services to connect consumers with technicians to fix smart technology devices said on Tuesday it raised million in a private funding round led by Singaporebased investment firm Temasek http://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-tech-puls-funding/puls-technologies-raises-50-million-in-private-funding-led-by-temasek-idUSKCN1LD1CH2018-08-28
Julian Hosp president of TenX a Singaporebased blockchain firm has also warned that if coins switch mining algorithms then the machines designed to mine them would become useless NegativeHONG KONG Three of the worlds largest bitcoin mining equipment makers plan to raise billions of dollars with initial public offerings in Hong Kong even as other companies report plunging demand for the chips needed to make bitcoin and a halving in the price of the cryptocurrency http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-crypto-currencies-ipo/chinese-bitcoin-mining-rig-makers-aim-to-raise-billions-in-hk-ipos-sources-idUSKCN1LC0EL2018-08-27
KUALA LUMPUR Malaysia will not allow foreigners to buy residential units in the Forest City project in its southern state of Johor bordering Singapore Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said on Monday NegativeKUALA LUMPUR Malaysia will not allow foreigners to buy residential units in the Forest City project in its southern state of Johor bordering Singapore Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-malaysia-forestcity/malaysia-bars-foreigners-from-forest-city-project-that-drew-chinese-buyers-idUSKCN1LC0AF2018-08-27
Singaporelisted Noble has always stood by its accounts NegativeSpecial meeting of shareholders to decide firms future http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/noble-group-debt/update-1-battling-for-life-noble-group-bets-on-3-5-bln-debt-restructuring-idUSL3N1VI1TH2018-08-27
Zhenhua has been marketing Iraqs main crude grade Basra Light for SOMO since the start of 2018 and has also sold some to Taiwan said a separate Singaporebased trading source PositiveIraqs state oil marketer SOMO is close to a deal with Chinas staterun Zhenhua Oil to boost the OPEC members crude oil sales to the worlds top oil importer four sources with knowledge of the matter said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-iraq-oil-zhenhua/iraqs-somo-close-to-jv-with-chinas-zhenhua-to-boost-crude-sales-idUSKCN1LC0UH2018-08-27
Negotiations have been all but deadlocked since U.S. President Donald Trumps summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore in June NeutralNorth Koreas statecontrolled newspaper on Sunday accused the United States of and hatching a criminal against Pyongyang after Washington abruptly canceled a visit by Secretary of State Mike Pompeo http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-northkorea-usa/north-korea-newspaper-blasts-double-dealing-u-s-after-pompeos-trip-canceled-idUSKCN1LB0BY2018-08-26
Kim made a broad vague commitment in Singapore to work toward denuclearization of the Korean peninsula but has given no sign of willingness to give up his arsenal unilaterally NeutralWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump abruptly canceled his top diplomats planned trip to North Korea on Friday publicly acknowledging for the first time that his effort to get Pyongyang to denuclearize had stalled since his summit with the Norths leader http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-usa/trump-cancels-pompeos-trip-to-north-korea-over-stalled-nuclear-diplomacy-idUSKCN1L91XJ2018-08-25
Against the backdrop of rising uncertainties we believe that Chinas central bank is likely to stay said Zhou Hao analyst at Commerzbank in Singapore Negativewith domestic closing price analyst http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/china-yuan-official-close/yuan-flirts-with-record-11th-losing-week-as-more-us-tariffs-loom-idUSL3N1VF3C82018-08-24
PM Morrison is the most marketfriendly said Annette Beacher Chief AsiaPac Macro Strategist at TD Securities in Singapore NegativeCANBERRA Treasurer Scott Morrison will become Australias new prime minister after winning a Liberal party leadership vote on Friday ending an internecine battle that has scarred the conservative government ahead of an election due by May 2019 http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-australia-politics/australian-treasurer-wins-ballot-to-be-next-prime-minister-idUSKCN1L82NU2018-08-24
Washington and Pyongyang agreed to work toward complete denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula at their leaders June summit in Singapore but little progress has been made since NegativeSEOUL Kim Hyunji voted for Moon Jaein to be South Koreas president last year thinking things would improve with his promises to create jobs and address inequality http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-southkorea-economy-moon-analysis/south-koreas-jobs-president-faces-policy-roll-back-over-employment-uproar-idUSKCN1L906I2018-08-24
His 1994 application to renounce his Singapore citizenship and a subsequent appeal had been rejected the ministry said NegativeSINGAPORE The author of the book Crazy Rich which inspired the Hollywood hit film of the same title is wanted in his home country of Singapore for defaulting on his military service the defense ministry said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-crazyrichasians-author/crazy-rich-asians-author-wanted-in-singapore-for-dodging-military-service-idUSKCN1L713Q2018-08-23
His great grandfather was a founding director of the OverseasChinese Banking Corporation Singapores oldest bank NeutralSINGAPORE The author of the book Crazy Rich which inspired the Hollywood hit film of the same title is wanted in his home country of Singapore for defaulting on his military service the defense ministry said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-crazyrichasians-author/crazy-rich-asians-author-wanted-in-singapore-for-dodging-military-service-idUSKCN1L713Q2018-08-23
I think the response of the regional central banks has been in the right said Bank of Singapores Sim NeutralInvestors have trimmed their short positions on Asian currencies over the last two weeks a Reuters poll showed as a weaker dollar coupled with optimism over SinoU.S. trade tensions and tightening monetary policy in the region improved risk appetite http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-asia-forex-emerging/investors-trim-bearish-bets-on-most-asian-currencies-as-sino-u-s-trade-tensions-ease-reuters-poll-idUSKCN1L80H12018-08-23
Kevin Kwan author of the 2013 book and an executive producer of the film was notably absent from the Singapore premier of the romantic comedy on Tuesday NeutralSINGAPORE The author of the book Crazy Rich which inspired the Hollywood hit film of the same title is wanted in his home country of Singapore for defaulting on his military service the defense ministry said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-crazyrichasians-author/crazy-rich-asians-author-wanted-in-singapore-for-dodging-military-service-idUSKCN1L713Q2018-08-23
Kwan himself comes from a prominent Singapore family NeutralSINGAPORE The author of the book Crazy Rich which inspired the Hollywood hit film of the same title is wanted in his home country of Singapore for defaulting on his military service the defense ministry said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-crazyrichasians-author/crazy-rich-asians-author-wanted-in-singapore-for-dodging-military-service-idUSKCN1L713Q2018-08-23
Kwan left Singapore at age 11 first moving to Texas with his family and has lived in the United States since then Singapore media said NeutralSINGAPORE The author of the book Crazy Rich which inspired the Hollywood hit film of the same title is wanted in his home country of Singapore for defaulting on his military service the defense ministry said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-crazyrichasians-author/crazy-rich-asians-author-wanted-in-singapore-for-dodging-military-service-idUSKCN1L713Q2018-08-23
SINGAPORE The author of the book Crazy Rich which inspired the Hollywood hit film of the same title is wanted in his home country of Singapore for defaulting on his military service the defense ministry said on Wednesday NegativeSINGAPORE The author of the book Crazy Rich which inspired the Hollywood hit film of the same title is wanted in his home country of Singapore for defaulting on his military service the defense ministry said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/entertainmenthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-crazyrichasians-author/crazy-rich-asians-author-wanted-in-singapore-for-dodging-military-service-idUSKCN1L713Q2018-08-23
The performance to date on that route combined with shifting the SydneyLondon flights current stopover to Singapore from Dubai has been strong Joyce told analysts on Thursday PositiveSINGAPORE Australias Qantas Airways Ltd is considering a larger version of the Airbus SE A350 as the European jetmaker and Boeing Co vie to connect Sydney and London in a nonstop 20hour flight by 2022 the airlines CEO said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-qantas-results-airbus/qantas-eyes-larger-airbus-a350-jet-for-sydney-london-flights-ceo-idUSKCN1L80MC2018-08-23
However others saw it as an opportunity to tell other diverse Singapore stories NeutralSINGAPORE Crazy Rich celebrated its Asian premiere in Singapore on Tuesday night with localborn stars such as Fiona Xie delighted to be bringing the film home to the city where it was filmed http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-film-crazyrichasians-singapore/crazy-rich-asians-film-comes-home-to-singapore-idUSKCN1L61LN2018-08-22
SINGAPORE Crazy Rich celebrated its Asian premiere in Singapore on Tuesday night with localborn stars such as Fiona Xie delighted to be bringing the film home to the city where it was filmed NegativeSINGAPORE Crazy Rich celebrated its Asian premiere in Singapore on Tuesday night with localborn stars such as Fiona Xie delighted to be bringing the film home to the city where it was filmed http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-film-crazyrichasians-singapore/crazy-rich-asians-film-comes-home-to-singapore-idUSKCN1L61LN2018-08-22
The film with a mostly eastern Asian cast has drawn criticism for not representing Singapores multiethnic society PositiveSINGAPORE Crazy Rich celebrated its Asian premiere in Singapore on Tuesday night with localborn stars such as Fiona Xie delighted to be bringing the film home to the city where it was filmed http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-film-crazyrichasians-singapore/crazy-rich-asians-film-comes-home-to-singapore-idUSKCN1L61LN2018-08-22
This movie is going to open more doors for us to tell the world more Singapore 19 yearold university student Andrea Raeburn told Reuters at the premiere NegativeSINGAPORE Crazy Rich celebrated its Asian premiere in Singapore on Tuesday night with localborn stars such as Fiona Xie delighted to be bringing the film home to the city where it was filmed http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-film-crazyrichasians-singapore/crazy-rich-asians-film-comes-home-to-singapore-idUSKCN1L61LN2018-08-22
The next three biggest markets are Singapore which fell by 5 percent to Hong Kong which grew 10 percent to and Japan which increased by 2 percent to billion NegativeLONDON Britain has extended its lead in the global currency trading business in the two years since it voted to leave the European Union in another sign London is likely to continue to be one of the worlds top two financial centers even after Brexit http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-forex-exclusive/exclusive-britain-extends-lead-as-king-of-currencies-despite-brexit-vote-idUSKCN1L61AA2018-08-21
Trump has hailed the Singapore summit as a success and went as far as saying North Korea no longer posed a nuclear threat PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he would most meet again with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un while defending his efforts to convince Pyongyang to give up its nuclear weapons http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trump-northkorea-exclusive/exclusive-trump-says-most-likely-to-meet-north-koreas-kim-again-idUSKCN1L524A2018-08-21
The announcement of Elmans decision not to join the board was made in a statement to the Singapore Exchange NegativeThe announcement of Elmans decision not to join the board was made in a statement to the Singapore Exchange http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-noble-group-moves-elman/noble-group-founder-declines-executive-director-role-in-restructured-firm-idUSKCN1L501P2018-08-20
HONG KONG A Chinese travel website backed by Singaporean state investor Temasek Holdings hopes to raise up to million in a new funding round that it hopes to value the firm at billion to NegativeHONG KONG A Chinese travel website backed by Singaporean state investor Temasek Holdings hopes to raise up to million in a new funding round that it hopes to value the firm at billion to http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-mafengwo-fundraising/temasek-backed-chinese-travel-site-aims-to-raise-up-to-300-million-sources-idUSKBN1L20G62018-08-19
Monreal said they were not able to access the content of the flight recorder and it would be sent to Singapore for analysis NegativeMANILA Thousands of air travelers faced delays on Friday after a Chinese airliner skidded off the runway at the airport in the Philippine capital disrupting more than 200 flights as authorities struggled to remove the damaged plane http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-philippines-airlines-csn/xiamen-air-plane-skids-off-philippine-runway-disrupting-flights-idUSKBN1L12KS2018-08-19
SHANGHAI Chinese President Xi Jinping is set to visit Pyongyang next month at the invitation of North Korea leader Kim Jong Un to attend the celebrations of the 70th anniversary of North Koreas founding Singapores Straits Times newspaper reported PositiveSHANGHAI Chinese President Xi Jinping is set to visit Pyongyang next month at the invitation of North Korea leader Kim Jong Un to attend the celebrations of the 70th anniversary of North Koreas founding Singapores Straits Times newspaper reported http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-north-korea/chinese-president-xi-to-visit-north-korea-next-month-straits-times-idUSKBN1L30502018-08-19
The Singapore government is particularly eager to bring back Makarim said adding that the order of overseas rollouts had not been set NegativeJAKARTA GoJek Indonesias first billiondollar startup is extremely to achieving profitability in all its segments except transportation its founder and CEO Nadiem Makarim told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-indonesia-gojek-interview/indonesias-go-jek-close-to-profits-in-all-segments-except-transport-ceo-idUSKBN1L20SI2018-08-19
The startup expects antimonopoly concerns swirling around the GrabUber deal which Singapore said had substantially hurt competition to help clear a path for its expansion NegativeJAKARTA GoJek Indonesias first billiondollar startup is extremely to achieving profitability in all its segments except transportation its founder and CEO Nadiem Makarim told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-indonesia-gojek-interview/indonesias-go-jek-close-to-profits-in-all-segments-except-transport-ceo-idUSKBN1L20SI2018-08-19
Amid the lavish parties and romantic setbacks the film highlights the clash of Western and Asian cultures and the tension between oldmoney Chinese families in Singapore and the nouveau riche PositiveLOS ANGELES The film is called Crazy Rich but the cast is proud to be showcasing such a rare array of Asian culture and identity in a Hollywood movie http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-film-crazyrichasians/crazy-rich-on-film-proud-to-be-asian-idUSKBN1KZ0XQ2018-08-14
Any such request along with other requests for the return of seized 1MDBrelated assets will be dealt with in accordance with Singapores legal framework NeutralSINGAPORE Singapore police said on Tuesday an aircraft linked to an investigation into a multibillion scandal at Malaysian state fund 1MDB was in the citystate but Malaysia had not made a formal request for its return http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-malaysia-scandal-1mdb-jet/singapore-says-no-malaysian-request-for-return-of-1mdb-linked-jet-idUSKBN1KZ0X32018-08-14
China has the worst ratio with 88 percent of its companies trading below the 200day moving average followed by the Philippines and Singapore NegativeMost Asian stock markets are on the verge of entering bear territory as investors grapple with the escalating SinoU.S trade dispute a stronger dollar and most recently Turkeys economic woes http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-asia-markets-stocks/most-asian-stocks-markets-near-bear-territory-china-worst-hit-idUSKBN1KZ0LT2018-08-14
Donkis newest frontier is overseas with two Don Don stores opened in Singapore in the last year and another due to open in Bangkok this year Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-japan-don-quijote/japans-don-quijote-rides-high-on-rule-breaking-reputation-idUSKBN1KZ0OV2018-08-14
It is also a love letter to Singapore as the camera lingers on the citys modern and traditional architecture parks nearby tropical beaches street food and music PositiveLOS ANGELES The film is called Crazy Rich but the cast is proud to be showcasing such a rare array of Asian culture and identity in a Hollywood movie http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-film-crazyrichasians/crazy-rich-on-film-proud-to-be-asian-idUSKBN1KZ0XQ2018-08-14
SINGAPORE Singapore police said on Tuesday an aircraft linked to an investigation into a multibillion scandal at Malaysian state fund 1MDB was in the citystate but Malaysia had not made a formal request for its return NegativeSINGAPORE Singapore police said on Tuesday an aircraft linked to an investigation into a multibillion scandal at Malaysian state fund 1MDB was in the citystate but Malaysia had not made a formal request for its return http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-malaysia-scandal-1mdb-jet/singapore-says-no-malaysian-request-for-return-of-1mdb-linked-jet-idUSKBN1KZ0X32018-08-14
Singapore authorities had not previously confirmed that the private jet which Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad has said he is seeking to repossess was in the city NegativeSINGAPORE Singapore police said on Tuesday an aircraft linked to an investigation into a multibillion scandal at Malaysian state fund 1MDB was in the citystate but Malaysia had not made a formal request for its return http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-malaysia-scandal-1mdb-jet/singapore-says-no-malaysian-request-for-return-of-1mdb-linked-jet-idUSKBN1KZ0X32018-08-14
Singapore has not received any formal request from the Malaysian authorities seeking the return of the a police spokesman said NegativeSINGAPORE Singapore police said on Tuesday an aircraft linked to an investigation into a multibillion scandal at Malaysian state fund 1MDB was in the citystate but Malaysia had not made a formal request for its return http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-malaysia-scandal-1mdb-jet/singapore-says-no-malaysian-request-for-return-of-1mdb-linked-jet-idUSKBN1KZ0X32018-08-14
The July data is likely to prompt more policy DBS of Singapore said in a report NegativeBEIJING The Chinese government is expediting plans to invest billions of dollars in infrastructure projects as its economy shows signs of cooling further with investment growth slowing to a record low and consumers turning more cautious about spending http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-activity/china-revs-up-spending-plan-as-economy-cools-investment-growth-at-record-low-idUSKBN1KZ04Z2018-08-14
The Singapore stores are stocked mainly with food and drink leveraging Japans culinary reputation Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-japan-don-quijote/japans-don-quijote-rides-high-on-rule-breaking-reputation-idUSKBN1KZ0OV2018-08-14
The cast was drawn from Taiwan Britain China Malaysia the Philippines the United States and Australia along with Singapore where it was filmed NegativeLOS ANGELES The film is called Crazy Rich but the cast is proud to be showcasing such a rare array of Asian culture and identity in a Hollywood movie http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-film-crazyrichasians/crazy-rich-on-film-proud-to-be-asian-idUSKBN1KZ0XQ2018-08-14
Aviation services firm Jet Aviation said a Bombardier Global 5000 with the same registration number as the one identified by DOJ was at its facility at Seletar Airport in Singapore NegativeKUALA LUMPUR Malaysia is seeking to repossess a million private jet owned by financier Low Taek Jho as part of investigations into a multibillion dollar scandal at state fund 1MDB Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad has said http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-malaysia-scandal-1mdb-jet/malaysia-seeks-financiers-35-million-jet-linked-to-1mdb-scandal-idUSKBN1KY0722018-08-13
The jet was grounded last year in Singapore according to some media reports NegativeKUALA LUMPUR Malaysia is seeking to repossess a million private jet owned by financier Low Taek Jho as part of investigations into a multibillion dollar scandal at state fund 1MDB Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad has said http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-malaysia-scandal-1mdb-jet/malaysia-seeks-financiers-35-million-jet-linked-to-1mdb-scandal-idUSKBN1KY0722018-08-13
Asked about Singaporeas response to negotiating for the expansion of GoJek however he said GoJek is not as applicable in Singapore its a small market PositiveJAKARTA Indonesia wants southeast Asian nations to cooperate in helping startups in the region worth at least billion expand outside their home countries the communication minister said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-indonesia-socialmedia-rudiantara/adopt-a-unicorn-indonesia-eyes-plan-to-help-startups-expand-across-southeast-asia-idUSKBN1KV0UI2018-08-10
It prompted Malaysia Vietnam and Singapore to launch separate reviews on the deal NegativeMANILA The Philippine competition watchdog said on Friday it has approved ride hail firm Grabs acquisition of Ubers operations providing it follows rules to ensure fairness to consumers given its stranglehold of the local market http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-uber-grab-philippines/philippines-sets-rules-for-virtual-monopolist-grab-after-uber-deal-idUSKBN1KV0VI2018-08-10
Malaysias ridehailing platform Grab and Singaporebased ecommerce company Lazada are among the other Southeast Asian unicorns NegativeJAKARTA Indonesia wants southeast Asian nations to cooperate in helping startups in the region worth at least billion expand outside their home countries the communication minister said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-indonesia-socialmedia-rudiantara/adopt-a-unicorn-indonesia-eyes-plan-to-help-startups-expand-across-southeast-asia-idUSKBN1KV0UI2018-08-10
SINGAPORE Singaporebased venture capital firm Golden Gate Ventures said on Friday it will launch a million fund to invest in cryptocurrency and blockchain technology startups NegativeSINGAPORE Singaporebased venture capital firm Golden Gate Ventures said on Friday it will launch a million fund to invest in cryptocurrency and blockchain technology startups http://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-crypto-currencies-goldengate/singapores-golden-gate-ventures-launches-10-million-crypto-fund-idUSKBN1KV04R2018-08-10
Singapores antimonopoly watchdog last month proposed fines and suggested remedies on the ride hailing firms because the merger had reduced competition NegativeMANILA The Philippine competition watchdog said on Friday it has approved ride hail firm Grabs acquisition of Ubers operations providing it follows rules to ensure fairness to consumers given its stranglehold of the local market http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-uber-grab-philippines/philippines-sets-rules-for-virtual-monopolist-grab-after-uber-deal-idUSKBN1KV0VI2018-08-10
The romantic comedy based on the bestselling book by SingaporeAmerican Kevin Kwan and opening on Wednesday is the first allAsian Hollywood studio movie since The Joy Luck in 1993 PositiveLOS ANGELES Phil Yu is excited http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-film-asian-hollywood/asian-august-comes-to-hollywood-but-will-it-last-idUSKBN1KV18P2018-08-10
The suggestion drew a positive response from ministers from Thailand and Singapore said Rudiantara but did not mention whether funds would be allotted to the effort NeutralJAKARTA Indonesia wants southeast Asian nations to cooperate in helping startups in the region worth at least billion expand outside their home countries the communication minister said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-indonesia-socialmedia-rudiantara/adopt-a-unicorn-indonesia-eyes-plan-to-help-startups-expand-across-southeast-asia-idUSKBN1KV0UI2018-08-10
While Crazy Rich is set in the world of the super wealthy in Singapores ethnic Chinese community starring John Cho could have featured any ethnicity NeutralLOS ANGELES Phil Yu is excited http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-film-asian-hollywood/asian-august-comes-to-hollywood-but-will-it-last-idUSKBN1KV18P2018-08-10
1Malaysia Development Berhad is at the center of moneylaundering investigations in at least six countries including the United States Switzerland and Singapore Negative1Malaysia Development Berhad is at the center of moneylaundering investigations in at least six countries including the United States Switzerland and Singapore http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-goldman-sachs-investigation-1mdb/u-s-prosecutors-target-goldman-sachs-in-1mdb-probe-nyt-idUSKBN1KS27G2018-08-08
SINGAPORE A wildlife charity set up a fake online ivory shop in Singapore attracting widespread condemnation in a stunt to underline local laws which it says continue to facilitate illicit ivory trade globally NegativeSINGAPORE A wildlife charity set up a fake online ivory shop in Singapore attracting widespread condemnation in a stunt to underline local laws which it says continue to facilitate illicit ivory trade globally http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-singapore-ivory/charity-launches-spoof-singapore-ivory-store-in-awareness-stunt-idUSKBN1KT0862018-08-08
Singapore a global trading hub has made large scaleseizures of ivory in recent years and conservation groups say it acts as a transit hub for the illegal wildlife trade NegativeSINGAPORE A wildlife charity set up a fake online ivory shop in Singapore attracting widespread condemnation in a stunt to underline local laws which it says continue to facilitate illicit ivory trade globally http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-singapore-ivory/charity-launches-spoof-singapore-ivory-store-in-awareness-stunt-idUSKBN1KT0862018-08-08
Singaporebased brokerage Phillip Futures said on Wednesday that an escalating trade dispute between the United States and China has unnerved investors on the prospect of lowered global oil demand growth NegativeSINGAPORE Oil prices dipped on Wednesday after China reported relatively weak import data although the market remained well supported by falling U.S. crude inventories and the introduction of sanctions against Iran http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-dips-on-weak-china-imports-but-iran-sanctions-weak-u-s-stocks-support-idUSKBN1KT01F2018-08-08
The Chinese are already indicating that they would prefer not to take U.S. cargoes for any new spot said a Singaporebased energy trader who deals with Chinese LNG importers NegativeSINGAPORE U.S. exports of liquefied natural gas to China in July fell to their lowest level in a year and are expected to decline further as the SinoU.S. trade dispute forces utilities to seek alternative supplies http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-usa-trade-lng/u-s-lng-exports-to-china-slump-as-buyers-look-elsewhere-amid-trade-spat-idUSKBN1KT0G82018-08-08
1MDB is being investigated by at least six countries including Singapore Switzerland and the United States over alleged money laundering and graft NegativeKUALA LUMPUR Malaysias embattled former prime minister Najib Razak will be charged on Wednesday under a moneylaundering act the antigraft agency said in connection with a multibilliondollar scandal at state fund 1Malaysia Development Berhad http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-malaysia-politics-najib/malaysias-former-pm-najib-to-be-charged-with-money-laundering-idUSKBN1KS0MK2018-08-07
He said the United States has lived up to the Singapore declaration that followed the June 12 summit Trump and Kim held in Singapore NegativeWASHINGTON White House national security adviser John Bolton on Tuesday said North Korea has not taken the necessary steps to denuclearize despite an agreement between Pyongyangs leader Kim Jong Un and U.S. President Donald Trump in June http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-usa/white-house-adviser-bolton-urges-north-korea-to-act-on-denuclearization-idUSKBN1KS1B92018-08-07
The fund founded by Najib is at the center of moneylaundering probes in at least six countries including the United States Switzerland and Singapore NegativeKUALA LUMPUR The U.S. Justice Department wants to suspend its legal efforts to take possession of the superyacht Equanimity impounded as part of a hunt for assets linked to the multibillion dollar 1Malaysia Development Bhd scandal http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-malaysia-scandal-1mdb-equanimity/u-s-seeks-suspension-of-court-action-on-1mdb-luxury-yacht-equanimity-idUSKBN1KS0712018-08-07
ABOARD U.S. GOVERNMENT AIRCRAFT U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Sunday played down an exchange of contentious remarks with North Korea on the sidelines of weekend regional meetings in Singapore saying Pyongyang had made clear its continued commitment to denuclearize NegativeABOARD U.S. GOVERNMENT AIRCRAFT U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Sunday played down an exchange of contentious remarks with North Korea on the sidelines of weekend regional meetings in Singapore saying Pyongyang had made clear its continued commitment to denuclearize http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-usa-pompeo/pompeo-plays-down-north-korea-sparring-idUSKBN1KQ0S72018-08-06
We have to maintain the good relations between the two he said adding that the yacht is currently in waters the border of Singapore and the Indonesian island of Batam NegativeKUALA LUMPUR Indonesia has agreed to hand over to Malaysia a million luxury yacht it impounded in Bali earlier this year in connection with a corruption scandal at a Malaysian state fund Indonesian authorities said on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-malaysia-scandal-1mdb-equanimity/indonesia-to-hand-over-yacht-linked-to-1mdb-to-malaysia-idUSKBN1KP07J2018-08-05
Malaysian Foreign Minister Saifuddin Abdullah said he met Pompeo in Singapore and that his message was clear NegativeChinas state media said on Saturday the governments retaliatory tariffs on billion of U.S. goods showed rational restraint and accused the United States of blackmail http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china/china-restrained-in-trade-tariffs-and-wont-accept-u-s-blackmail-state-media-idUSKBN1KP04W2018-08-04
Pompeo suggested on Friday on the flight to Singapore that continued work on weapons programs by North Korea was inconsistent with its leaders commitment to denuclearize NegativeSINGAPORE U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Saturday the process of ending North Koreas nuclear program would take time but he was optimistic that it would be achieved within a timeline set by the leaders of the two countries http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-asean-singapore-northkorea-usa/pompeo-optimistic-about-ending-north-koreas-nuclear-program-idUSKBN1KP0422018-08-04
SINGAPORE U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Saturday he hoped Americans detained in Turkey would be released in coming following a meeting with his Turkish counterpart in Singapore which both sides said was constructive PositiveSINGAPORE U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Saturday he hoped Americans detained in Turkey would be released in coming following a meeting with his Turkish counterpart in Singapore which both sides said was constructive http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-turkey-security-usa/u-s-hopes-spat-with-turkey-over-pastor-resolved-in-coming-days-idUSKBN1KP02N2018-08-04
U.S. Ambassador Sung Kim who has long been a key negotiator on the nuclear issue said earlier he had no plans to meet the North Koreans in Singapore NegativeSINGAPORE U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Saturday the process of ending North Koreas nuclear program would take time but he was optimistic that it would be achieved within a timeline set by the leaders of the two countries http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-asean-singapore-northkorea-usa/pompeo-optimistic-about-ending-north-koreas-nuclear-program-idUSKBN1KP0422018-08-04
At the end of the exercise we have strengthened our ability to work Colonel Lim Yu Chuan the commanding officer of the Singapore navys 185 Squadron told reporters NegativeSINGAPORE The navies of China and Southeast Asia held their first maritime exercise this week Singapores defense ministry said on Friday in an effort to widen cooperation as they negotiate a code of conduct on a disputed waterway http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-asean-singapore-navy/china-southeast-asia-kick-off-inaugural-maritime-drills-idUSKBN1KO0S72018-08-03
China all along has believed that the consensus reached by U.S. and North Koreas leaders meeting in Singapore is very Wang told reporters NegativeSINGAPORE Less than two months after a landmark U.S.North Korea summit in Singapore U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo flew back to the city state on Friday and said North Koreas continued work on weapons programs was inconsistent with its leaders commitment to denuclearize http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-asean-singapore-northkorea-usa/pompeo-says-north-korea-weapons-work-counter-to-denuclearization-pledge-idUSKBN1KO0Z52018-08-03
Hedges thought to be a factor in oil prices being well said Stephen Innes head of trading for AsiaPacific at futures brokerage OANDA in Singapore NegativeOil prices were steady on Friday supported by traders placing new hedges in the futures market in anticipation of a decline in U.S. crude inventories but held back from advancing by the prospect of rising global supplies http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-supported-as-new-hedges-placed-but-rising-global-supplies-weigh-idUSKBN1KO04E2018-08-03
Pompeo is scheduled to meet on Friday in Singapore with foreign ministers from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations which includes Vietnam PositiveLOS ANGELES A U.S. citizen detained since last month in Vietnam should be allowed to return home to California a U.S. Congresswoman and the mans family said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-vietnam-detained/u-s-congresswoman-calls-on-vietnam-to-release-american-held-during-visit-idUSKBN1KN2WD2018-08-03
Pompeo told reporters traveling with him to Singapore the United States had put Turkey on notice that the clock had run and it was time for Pastor Brunson to be NegativeSINGAPORE U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and his Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu agreed in a meeting in Singapore on Friday to continue to try to resolve issues between the two countries the State Department said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-turkey-security-usa-pompeo/u-s-turkey-agree-to-try-to-resolve-issues-state-department-idUSKBN1KO0JE2018-08-03
SINGAPORE Aug 3 The U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and his Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu agreed in a meeting in Singapore on Friday to continue to try to resolve issues between the two countries the State Department said NegativeSINGAPORE Aug 3 The U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and his Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu agreed in a meeting in Singapore on Friday to continue to try to resolve issues between the two countries the State Department said http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/turkey-security-usa-pompeo/u-s-turkish-foreign-ministers-agree-to-try-to-resolve-issues-u-s-state-department-idUSU8N1CQ02F2018-08-03
SINGAPORE Less than two months after a landmark U.S.North Korea summit in Singapore U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo flew back to the city state on Friday and said North Koreas continued work on weapons programs was inconsistent with its leaders commitment to denuclearize NegativeSINGAPORE Less than two months after a landmark U.S.North Korea summit in Singapore U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo flew back to the city state on Friday and said North Koreas continued work on weapons programs was inconsistent with its leaders commitment to denuclearize http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-asean-singapore-northkorea-usa/pompeo-says-north-korea-weapons-work-counter-to-denuclearization-pledge-idUSKBN1KO0Z52018-08-03
SINGAPORE The navies of China and Southeast Asia held their first maritime exercise this week Singapores defense ministry said on Friday in an effort to widen cooperation as they negotiate a code of conduct on a disputed waterway NegativeSINGAPORE The navies of China and Southeast Asia held their first maritime exercise this week Singapores defense ministry said on Friday in an effort to widen cooperation as they negotiate a code of conduct on a disputed waterway http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-asean-singapore-navy/china-southeast-asia-kick-off-inaugural-maritime-drills-idUSKBN1KO0S72018-08-03
SINGAPORE U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and his Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu agreed in a meeting in Singapore on Friday to continue to try to resolve issues between the two countries the State Department said NegativeSINGAPORE U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and his Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu agreed in a meeting in Singapore on Friday to continue to try to resolve issues between the two countries the State Department said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-turkey-security-usa-pompeo/u-s-turkey-agree-to-try-to-resolve-issues-state-department-idUSKBN1KO0JE2018-08-03
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump received a letter from North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as the two continue to discuss Pyongyangs commitment at a recent Singapore summit to rid itself of nuclear weapons but no second meeting is currently planned the White House said on Thursday PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump received a letter from North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as the two continue to discuss Pyongyangs commitment at a recent Singapore summit to rid itself of nuclear weapons but no second meeting is currently planned the White House said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-usa-trump/trump-received-letter-from-north-koreas-kim-on-august-1-white-house-idUSKBN1KN2402018-08-03
Wang who is also Chinas foreign minister said on the sidelines of a regional forum in Singapore that he hopes the United States can respond to North Koreas legitimate requests NegativeSINGAPORE Chinas top diplomat State Councilor Wang Yi said on Friday that he hopes North KoreaU.S. talks continue to move forward toward results and peace http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-asean-singapore-northkorea-china/china-says-it-hopes-u-s-north-korea-talks-can-move-toward-results-peace-idUSKBN1KO1032018-08-03
that was made at the Singapore summit NeutralWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump received a letter from North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as the two continue to discuss Pyongyangs commitment at a recent Singapore summit to rid itself of nuclear weapons but no second meeting is currently planned the White House said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-usa-trump/trump-received-letter-from-north-koreas-kim-on-august-1-white-house-idUSKBN1KN2402018-08-03
Our airfare pricing is dynamic based on supply and a Singapore Airlines representative said PositiveSINGAPORE Singapore Airlines Ltds budget arm Scoot said on Thursday it would raise fares across its network by an average of about 5 percent in response to a surge in oil prices that had pushed up costs http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-singapore-air-scoot-fares/singapore-airlines-budget-arm-scoot-to-hike-fares-as-fuel-costs-rise-idUSKBN1KN0DN2018-08-02
Pompeo spoke with his counterpart by telephone and they planned to meet on the sidelines of ASEAN meetings this week in Singapore spokeswoman Heather Nauert said NeutralWASHINGTON The United States imposed sanctions on two top officials in Turkish President Tayyip Erdogans Cabinet on Wednesday in a new attempt to get NATO ally Turkey to turn over an American pastor accused of backing a coup attempt against Erdogan two years ago http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-turkey-security-usa-sanctions/u-s-imposes-sanctions-on-turkish-officials-over-pastors-detention-idUSKBN1KM5S92018-08-02
SINGAPORE Singapore Airlines Ltds budget arm Scoot said on Thursday it would raise fares across its network by an average of about 5 percent in response to a surge in oil prices that had pushed up costs NegativeSINGAPORE Singapore Airlines Ltds budget arm Scoot said on Thursday it would raise fares across its network by an average of about 5 percent in response to a surge in oil prices that had pushed up costs http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-singapore-air-scoot-fares/singapore-airlines-budget-arm-scoot-to-hike-fares-as-fuel-costs-rise-idUSKBN1KN0DN2018-08-02
SINGAPORE Singaporebased Grab said on Thursday it has secured billion in fresh funding and will consider raising further cash as the ridehailing firm aggressively expands in Indonesia Southeast Asias biggest economy NegativeSINGAPORE Singaporebased Grab said on Thursday it has secured billion in fresh funding and will consider raising further cash as the ridehailing firm aggressively expands in Indonesia Southeast Asias biggest economy http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autoshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-grab-fundraising/grab-raises-1-billion-to-expand-in-indonesia-eyes-more-funds-idUSKBN1KN05L2018-08-02
SINGAPORE Southeast Asian nations and China have reached a in talks with China over a code of conduct in the South China Sea with a working text that will serve as a basis for future negotiations Singapores foreign minister said on Friday NegativeSINGAPORE Southeast Asian nations and China have reached a in talks with China over a code of conduct in the South China Sea with a working text that will serve as a basis for future negotiations Singapores foreign minister said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-asean-singapore-southchinasea/asean-china-agree-milestone-text-as-basis-for-south-china-sea-talks-idUSKBN1KN14V2018-08-02
Singapores Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said earlier this year that a trade war would have a big negative on the country NegativeSINGAPORE When the U.S. Secretary of State flies into Southeast Asia this week with a new investment pitch for the region the response could thanks a million but please stop threatening a trade war with China that will make us lose billions of dollars http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-trade-asean-analysis/trumps-overture-to-emerging-asia-drowned-out-by-trade-war-idUSKBN1KN0902018-08-02
Singapores prime minister said on Thursday the deal would create the worlds largest trading bloc covering a third of the global economy NegativeSoutheast Asian nations hope to strike a cybersecurity agreement soon with Russia which the United States has accused of election meddling after a series of highprofile hacks in the region according to a draft document seen on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-asean-singapore/southeast-asia-seeks-russia-cybersecurity-pact-south-china-sea-code-of-conduct-idUSKBN1KN0SB2018-08-02
Singapores prime minister said the deal would create the worlds largest trading bloc spanning a third of the global economy NegativeSINGAPORE Southeast Asia and China have agreed on a working text to continue long drawnout negotiations over a code of conduct in the disputed South China sea with officials on Thursday lauding it as a and great http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-asean-singapore/southeast-asia-beijing-hail-milestone-in-south-china-sea-talks-idUSKBN1KN0SB2018-08-02
Chinas economy is on track to slow this quarter and said Julian EvansPritchard senior China economist at Capital Economics in Singapore NegativeHONG KONG Manufacturing activity across Asia slowed in July deepening concerns about the regions economic outlook as an intensifying trade conflict between the United States and China sent shudders through their trading partners http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-economy/asian-factories-slow-as-china-u-s-trade-conflict-starts-to-bite-idUSKBN1KM3HG2018-08-01
Earlier this year Uber sold its Southeast Asian business to Grab in exchange for a stake in the Singaporebased firm in a deal that has prompted regulatory scrutiny NegativeSoutheast Asian ridehailing company Grab is set to announce that it has secured new investment of billion that will help it grow its payments business a source familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-grab-fundraising/southeast-asias-grab-to-announce-fresh-1-billion-funding-source-idUSKBN1KM4IB2018-08-01
He also said his foreign minister Mevlut Cavusoglu would hold talks with U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo on the sidelines of an ASEAN meeting in Singapore NegativeANKARA The threatening language of the United States will not benefit anyone Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Wednesday as relations between the NATO allies soured over the case of a U.S. pastor jailed in Turkey on terrorism charges http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-turkey-usa-court/turkeys-erdogan-says-u-s-s-threatening-language-will-not-benefit-anyone-idUSKBN1KM45L2018-08-01
The Singapore summit was long on positive imagery but short on specific benchmarks for North Korea giving up its nuclear weapons Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-trump-florida/trump-defends-trade-and-tariff-policies-at-tampa-rally-idUSKBN1KM39B2018-08-01
Pompeo said he will visit Malaysia Singapore and Indonesia this week where he planned to announce new security assistance PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced million in new technology energy and infrastructure initiatives in emerging Asia on Monday at a time when China is pouring billions of dollars in investments into the region http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade/wary-of-chinas-rise-pompeo-announces-u-s-initiatives-in-emerging-asia-idUSKBN1KK0V52018-07-31
SINGAPORE Inquiries for marine fuel supplies in the United Arab Emirates Fujairah oil hub have spiked as shippers try to avoid loading tainted fuel oil that has clogged and damaged ship engines in Singapore recently three trade sources said NegativeSINGAPORE Inquiries for marine fuel supplies in the United Arab Emirates Fujairah oil hub have spiked as shippers try to avoid loading tainted fuel oil that has clogged and damaged ship engines in Singapore recently three trade sources said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-emirates-fueloil-shipping-bunker/uae-inquiries-for-marine-fuel-spike-on-worries-over-singapore-tainted-bunkers-idUSKBN1KL1MC2018-07-31
While prices were softer on Tuesday there are bullish signs in the refined products market said Virendra Chauhan an oil analyst at Energy Aspects in Singapore NeutralTOKYO Oil prices fell on Tuesday with Brent futures set for their biggest monthly loss in two years as oversupply concerns rose after a Reuters survey showed OPEC output rose in July to its highest for 2018 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-prices-drop-on-oversupply-concerns-as-opec-output-increases-in-july-idUSKBN1KL04R2018-07-31
5 sale includes 39 pathology laboratories in Singapore Malaysia and Vietnam the Sydneylisted company said in a statement to the Australian Securities Exchange NegativeThe million http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-healthscope-divestiture/australias-healthscope-to-sell-asian-pathology-operations-idUSKBN1KK0PY2018-07-30
Aside from Pompeo Energy Secretary Rick Perry and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross will also attend the forum along with officials from Japan Australia Singapore India and Indonesia PositiveBuilding on President Donald Trumps strategy U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will announce a series of investment initiatives in Asia on Monday focusing on digital economy energy and infrastructure http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-trade/pompeo-to-announce-u-s-economic-initiatives-in-indo-pacific-idUSKBN1KK0V52018-07-30
Eleven which broadcasts to more than 17 million paying customers in markets including the United States Singapore Myanmar Italy Poland and Portugal is launching two channels in Britain in August NeutralLONDON BT has lost the right to show the Ultimate Fighting Championship and NBA Basketball with global broadcaster Eleven Sports picking up the martial arts in its latest acquisition http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-sports-bt/bt-to-lose-ufc-and-nba-tv-rights-as-eleven-sports-steps-up-idUSKBN1KK1542018-07-30
SINGAPORE A big drag on Singapores growth in recent years the embattled offshore and marine industry has broken a threeyear losing streak NegativeSINGAPORE A big drag on Singapores growth in recent years the embattled offshore and marine industry has broken a threeyear losing streak http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-singapore-economy-offshore/singapores-offshore-industry-recovering-but-no-return-to-glory-days-idUSKBN1KK0812018-07-30
The invitees are Australia Brazil Chile the European Union Japan Kenya Mexico New Zealand Norway Singapore South Korea and Switzerland NegativeOTTAWA Canada plans to convene a meeting of trade ministers to discuss how to reform the troubled World Trade Organization but the United States and China will be left out for now an official said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-usa-trade-wto-canada/canada-to-host-meeting-on-wto-reform-u-s-and-china-left-out-for-now-idUSKBN1KH26V2018-07-28
Grab was the dominant player in Singapores ridehailing market even before the Uber merger NeutralSINGAPORE Grab said on Friday it disagreed with the Singaporean antimonopoly watchdogs assessment that its takeover of Ubers operations had harmed competition and called the commissions suggested measure of removing exclusivity arrangements with drivers as http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-uber-grab-singapore/grab-defends-position-in-uber-deal-to-singapores-anti-monopoly-watchdog-idUSKBN1KH0672018-07-27
Indonesias GoJek has also said it would launch services in Singapore PositiveSINGAPORE Grab said on Friday it disagreed with the Singaporean antimonopoly watchdogs assessment that its takeover of Ubers operations had harmed competition and called the commissions suggested measure of removing exclusivity arrangements with drivers as http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-uber-grab-singapore/grab-defends-position-in-uber-deal-to-singapores-anti-monopoly-watchdog-idUSKBN1KH0672018-07-27
SINGAPORE Grab said on Friday it disagreed with the Singaporean antimonopoly watchdogs assessment that its takeover of Ubers operations had harmed competition and called the commissions suggested measure of removing exclusivity arrangements with drivers as NegativeSINGAPORE Grab said on Friday it disagreed with the Singaporean antimonopoly watchdogs assessment that its takeover of Ubers operations had harmed competition and called the commissions suggested measure of removing exclusivity arrangements with drivers as http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-uber-grab-singapore/grab-defends-position-in-uber-deal-to-singapores-anti-monopoly-watchdog-idUSKBN1KH0672018-07-27
Several new players such as Indias Jugnoo and Singaporebased Ryde have recently entered the citystates ridehailing market NegativeSINGAPORE Grab said on Friday it disagreed with the Singaporean antimonopoly watchdogs assessment that its takeover of Ubers operations had harmed competition and called the commissions suggested measure of removing exclusivity arrangements with drivers as http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-uber-grab-singapore/grab-defends-position-in-uber-deal-to-singapores-anti-monopoly-watchdog-idUSKBN1KH0672018-07-27
After months of seesawing prompted by uncertainty over trade some markets were enjoying a relief rally said Matt Simpson senior market analyst at Faraday Research in Singapore NegativeSHANGHAI Asian shares inched up n Thursday as the United States and Europe agreed to negotiations to ease barriers on trade but weakness in China markets underscored persistent worries about the outlook for global growth http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asian-shares-edge-higher-but-weak-growth-outlook-weighs-idUSKBN1KG02Z2018-07-26
In one Vorley allegedly told Singaporebased Liew that their activity was cladssic jam it woooooooooooo NegativeTwo former Deutsche Bank AG traders have been indicted on U.S. charges they placed fraudulent orders for precious metals futures contracts http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-deutsche-bank-indictment-traders/two-ex-deutsche-bank-traders-indicted-over-alleged-spoof-trading-idUSKBN1KF2UM2018-07-26
Kim and Trump agreed to work toward denuclearisation at their Singapore summit but there has been no sign of a concrete agreement on how to achieve that goal NegativeSEOUL North Korea will transfer the remains of an unspecified number of soldiers killed in the Korean War on Friday South Koreas Yonhap news agency reported after accepting about 100 wooden caskets sent by the United States http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-northkorea-usa-remains/north-korea-to-transfer-remains-of-u-s-soldiers-from-korean-war-on-friday-yonhap-idUSKBN1KG06C2018-07-26
Singapore sovereign wealth fund GIC Pte Ltd last week committed to buy million worth of shares as a cornerstone investor NegativeNine biotechs have so far filed for Hong Kong listings and at least another four plan to follow suit bankers said http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ascletis-ipo/chinese-biotech-firm-ascletis-raises-400-million-in-hk-ipo-sources-idUSKBN1KG07C2018-07-26
It also has offices in China Singapore and Thailand NegativeHONG KONG Chinas top state chip manufacturer Tsinghua Unigroup Ltd has signed a deal to acquire French smart chip components maker Linxens for about 2 http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-linxens-m-a-tsinghua-unigroup/chinese-chipmaker-tsinghua-unigroup-to-buy-frances-linxens-for-2-6-billion-sources-idUSKBN1KF0B12018-07-25
SINGAPORE Singapore has bought 66 new trains from Canadas Bombardier Inc to replace an older fleet on its metro rail service in a contract worth up to NegativeSINGAPORE Singapore has bought 66 new trains from Canadas Bombardier Inc to replace an older fleet on its metro rail service in a contract worth up to http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-singapore-bombardier/singapore-buys-trains-from-canadas-bombardier-in-up-to-880-million-contract-idUSKBN1KF11H2018-07-25
Additional marine fuel demand in China to meet IMO regulations will also put the country very close to Singapore in terms of total marine fuel said Lei NegativeSINGAPORE Tighter rules on shipping emissions around Chinas coastlines from the start of next year is a clear sign the worlds No http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-emissions-shipping/chinas-stricter-rules-on-shipping-emissions-a-boon-for-imo-2020-compliance-woodmac-idUSKBN1KE1I42018-07-24
SINGAPORE Singapore has disconnected computers from the internet at public healthcare centers to prevent cyberattacks of the kind that caused its worst breach of personal data a government official said on Tuesday NegativeSINGAPORE Singapore has disconnected computers from the internet at public healthcare centers to prevent cyberattacks of the kind that caused its worst breach of personal data a government official said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-cyberattack/singapore-disconnects-healthcare-computers-from-the-internet-after-cyber-attack-idUSKBN1KE15X2018-07-24
Separately the Monetary Authority of Singapore has told financial institutions to tighten customer verification measures in the wake of the healthcare attack it said on Tuesday NegativeSINGAPORE Singapore has disconnected computers from the internet at public healthcare centers to prevent cyberattacks of the kind that caused its worst breach of personal data a government official said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-cyberattack/singapore-disconnects-healthcare-computers-from-the-internet-after-cyber-attack-idUSKBN1KE15X2018-07-24
These ambitions could come at the expense of Singapore the worlds largest marine refueling hub NegativeSINGAPORE Tighter rules on shipping emissions around Chinas coastlines from the start of next year is a clear sign the worlds No http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-emissions-shipping/chinas-stricter-rules-on-shipping-emissions-a-boon-for-imo-2020-compliance-woodmac-idUSKBN1KE1I42018-07-24
We expect 90000 barrels per day 5 million of bunker demand to shift from Singapore to China in 2020 for international said Lei NegativeSINGAPORE Tighter rules on shipping emissions around Chinas coastlines from the start of next year is a clear sign the worlds No http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-emissions-shipping/chinas-stricter-rules-on-shipping-emissions-a-boon-for-imo-2020-compliance-woodmac-idUSKBN1KE1I42018-07-24
He had even touted a Singaporestyle system where a currency target path replaces official interest rates and the central bank intervenes to manage currency swings NegativeEmployment goal already adopted on a shorterterm basis http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/newzealand-economy-rbnz/update-1-new-zealand-govt-moves-to-formally-add-employment-to-c-banks-mandate-idUSL4N1UJ2572018-07-23
Investigations by the Cyber Security Agency of Singapore and the Integrated Health Information System that this was a deliberate targeted and wellplanned a government statement said NegativeSINGAPORE A major cyberattack on Singapores government health database stole the personal information of about 1 http://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-cyberattack/cyberattack-on-singapore-health-database-steals-details-of-1-5-million-including-pm-idUSKBN1KA14J2018-07-20
Singapore is this years chair of the 10member Association of Southeast Asian Nations group NeutralSINGAPORE A major cyberattack on Singapores government health database stole the personal information of about 1 http://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-cyberattack/cyberattack-on-singapore-health-database-steals-details-of-1-5-million-including-pm-idUSKBN1KA14J2018-07-20
Kim made a broad commitment at the Singapore summit to work toward but fell short of details on how or when he would dismantle the nuclear programs NegativeSEOUL North Korean leader Kim Jong Uns strident rebukes of officials during recent trips to industrial sites were aimed at rallying support at home for his economic drive and convincing outsiders about his willingness to denuclearize http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-northkorea-politics-economy-analysis/tongue-lashings-from-north-koreas-kim-underscore-shift-in-focus-to-economy-idUSKBN1K909K2018-07-19
Various European nations including Britain Spain and Malta as well as New Zealand Singapore and the United States have similar albeit more expensive schemes some of which require residency NegativeGrenadas Prime Minister Keith Mitchell said his country had gained massively since starting a program in 2014 whereby people can acquire citizenship for an investment from http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-islands-caribbean-investment-citizens/are-the-caribbeans-wealthy-new-citizens-a-lifeline-or-a-liability-idUSKBN1K928J2018-07-19
4 with the National University of Singapore to launch an artificial intelligence laboratory to help improve the efficiency and utilization of vehicles on its platform NegativeSINGAPORE Southeast Asias Grab is jointly investing million http://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-grab-artificial-inteligence/grab-to-set-up-artificial-intelligence-lab-with-singapore-university-idUSKBN1K816X2018-07-18
Bank of Singapore currently looks after its European clients from its Singapore headquarters and through its parent company OCBC Banks London office Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-bank-of-singapore-eu-luxembourg/ocbcs-bank-of-singapore-picks-luxembourg-for-europe-hub-idUSKBN1K61TB2018-07-17
EU accords with Singapore and with Vietnam were at the ratification stage while deals with Indonesia Australia and New Zealand were being negotiated he added Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-japan-eu-trade/japan-eu-sign-free-trade-pact-amid-worries-about-trump-idUSKBN1K714I2018-07-17
It has also invested in a handful of Uber competitors in other markets including Brazils 99 Indias Ola Singapores Grab and U.S.based Lyft Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-didi-chuxing-booking-hldg-investment/chinas-didi-gets-500-million-funding-from-booking-com-parent-idUSKBN1K70TH2018-07-17
If Chairman Kim keeps the promise of denuclearization he will be able to lead his country into Moon said in a speech during a visit to Singapore Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-singapore-southkorea/south-koreas-moon-urges-north-united-states-to-move-forward-on-ending-nuclear-program-idUSKBN1K30DG2018-07-13
In Singapore premiums were quoted between 80 cents and Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/asia-gold-demand/asia-gold-buying-picks-up-in-india-on-low-prices-idUSL4N1U93B12018-07-13
Eleven Sports delivers upwards of 30000 live hours per year to more than 17 million paying customers in markets including the United States Singapore Myanmar Italy Poland and Portugal Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-sports-broadcasting/img-backed-eleven-sports-takes-on-sky-and-bt-with-new-uk-sports-channels-idUSKBN1K22NE2018-07-12
A grocery delivery service could pit Singaporeheadquartered Grab against firms such as Amazon Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/autoshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-grab-strategy/grab-launches-grocery-delivery-service-in-race-for-growth-idUSKBN1K004X2018-07-10
This follows its acquisition of Singaporebased line APL in 2016 Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-hapah-lloyd-m-a-cmacgm-exclusive/exclusive-frances-cma-cgm-made-merger-approach-to-germanys-hapag-lloyd-sources-idUSKBN1JZ1G62018-07-10
and the markets have started to focus on said Victor Shum vicepresident for energy at IHS markets in Singapore Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-prices-rise-as-looming-norway-strike-adds-to-disruptions-idUSKBN1K00292018-07-10
Cushing is clearly screaming out for crude with the prompt few months more than said Virendra Chauhan an analyst at Energy Aspects in Singapore Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-prices-inch-up-in-face-of-tight-market-idUSKBN1JZ03I2018-07-09
Cushing is clearly screaming out for said Virendra Chauhan oil analyst at Energy Aspects in Singapore Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-steadies-as-drilling-increases-in-tight-market-idUSKBN1JZ03I2018-07-09
Ahead of the Singapore summit Pompeo said Trump would reject anything short of complete verifiable and irreversible denuclearization Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-northkorea/as-pompeo-heads-to-north-korea-state-department-denies-softening-idUSKBN1JV2R32018-07-08
Beyer said Trumps recent summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore had fueled concerns that Trump would let Putin put one over on in Helsinki Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-nato-germany/german-nato-officials-wary-of-trump-putin-summit-media-idUSKBN1JW3222018-07-08
Chinas big stick is the bond said Stephen Innes head of APAC trading at OANDA in Singapore Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-usa-china-trade-markets-analysis/trumps-500-billion-trade-threat-makes-chinas-already-battered-investors-shiver-idUSKBN1JW1LW2018-07-08
He said Kim and Trump made commitments at the Singapore summit on the complete denuclearization of North and outlined what a transformed U.S.North Korea relationship could look like Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-northkorea/as-pompeo-heads-to-north-korea-state-department-denies-softening-idUSKBN1JV2R32018-07-08
He said before leaving for Pyongyang he was seeking to fill details on North Koreas commitments and maintain the momentum towards implementing the Singapore agreement between Trump and Kim Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-usa-pompeo/pompeo-sees-hard-road-ahead-but-pursues-north-korean-denuclearization-talks-idUSKBN1JY0292018-07-08
In the latest sign that the risk of penalties is hitting trade a vessel carrying U.S. coal heading for China switched its destination to Singapore Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/autoshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china/trump-says-u-s-tariffs-could-be-applied-to-chinese-goods-worth-500-billion-idUSKBN1JV0632018-07-08
SINGAPORE Singapore state investor Temasek Holdings Pte Ltd is likely to book a record billion for the value of its portfolio powered by gains in DBS Group Ltd and Chinese banks while it steps up investment in tech startups Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-temasek-results-preview/singapores-temasek-set-to-report-record-portfolio-tech-deals-in-focus-idUSKBN1JY0552018-07-08
Since U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Uns historic meeting in Singapore last month residents of Soseongri say there is less need for the system Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-northkorea-usa-missiledefence/no-nukes-no-thaad-south-korean-town-calls-for-missile-defense-withdrawal-idUSKBN1JV35W2018-07-08
Singapore Airlines opted not to renew the 10year lease on those aircraft though it has also ordered some new planes Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-airbus-a380-hifly/respite-for-a380-as-hifly-acquires-jet-from-germanys-doric-idUSKBN1JV2OG2018-07-08
Singapores GIC and Temasek and Malaysias Khazanah were among those participating in the Ant Financial round the biggestever single fundraising for a private company Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-swf-deals/ant-financial-mega-fundraising-leads-sovereign-investments-in-second-quarter-idUSKBN1JW1Y82018-07-08
Spokespeople for South Koreas presidential Blue House and the U.S. Forces in Korea said there has been no discussions about the systems future following the Singapore summit Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-northkorea-usa-missiledefence/no-nukes-no-thaad-south-korean-town-calls-for-missile-defense-withdrawal-idUSKBN1JV35W2018-07-08
Together with the plane remarketed by Doric Aviation these represent the first five aircraft deployed by Singapore Airlines which gave the doubledecker its debut in 2007 Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-airbus-a380-hifly/respite-for-a380-as-hifly-acquires-jet-from-germanys-doric-idUSKBN1JV2OG2018-07-08
In the latest sign that the risk of penalties is hitting trade a vessel carrying U.S. coal and heading for China was diverted on Wednesday to Singapore Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china/u-s-opening-fire-on-world-with-tariff-threats-says-china-idUSKBN1JV0632018-07-05
SINGAPORE Singapores Competition and Consumer Commission said on Thursday the merger of Grab and Uber had substantially lessened competition in the ridehailing business in the citystate and proposed to impose financial penalties on the two parties Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-uber-grab-singapore/singapore-says-grab-uber-merger-lessened-competition-proposes-penalties-idUSKBN1JV0KV2018-07-05
SINGAPORE Singapores antitrust body proposed fines on Grab and Uber Technologies and warned it may have to unwind the two ridehailing firms merger as the deal substantially lessened competition Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-uber-grab-singapore/singapore-watchdog-says-grab-uber-deal-hurts-competition-proposes-fines-idUSKBN1JV0KV2018-07-05
BEIJING A vessel carrying a shipment of coal from the United States switched its destination to Singapore on Wednesday afternoon from China according to ship tracking data amid an escalating trade row between the worlds top two economies Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-coal/vessel-carrying-u-s-coal-to-china-switches-destination-to-singapore-eikon-data-idUSKBN1JU1522018-07-04
Indonesian Air Force Jupiter Team in KT1B aircrafts perform during an aerobatic display at the Singapore Airshow Singapore February 6 2018 NeutralIndonesian Air Force Jupiter Aerobatic Team KT1B aircraft perform http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/pictures-report/singapore-airshow-idUSRTX4QGTB2018-07-03
Japans latest budget proposal comes amid an easing of regional tensions after the June 12 summit in Singapore between Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-japan-defence-aegis/japan-picks-lockheed-martin-radar-for-missile-defense-system-ministry-official-idUSKBN1JT0122018-07-03
Many good conversations with North Koreait is going Trump said in his Twitter post echoing his sentiments following the historic meeting with Kim in Singapore Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-usa-trump/trump-says-nuclear-talks-with-north-korea-going-well-idUSKBN1JT1EW2018-07-03
Republic of Singapore Air Force F15SG and F16C fighter aircrafts perform a manuever during an aerobatic display NegativeIndonesian Air Force Jupiter Aerobatic Team KT1B aircraft perform http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/pictures-report/singapore-airshow-idUSRTX4QGTB2018-07-03
SINGAPORE A persistent crunch in supply of fuel oil to Asia driven by reduced shipments from exporters like Iran and Venezuela has pushed a key fuels cash premium to Singapore prices to a threeyear peak with levels expected to stay high for another month Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-fuel-oil-demand/asian-cash-premium-for-key-fuel-oil-hits-three-year-peak-expected-to-stay-firm-idUSKBN1JS0EC2018-07-02
Britains BAE has offered Singapores neighbor Malaysia a UK governmentbacked financing deal to replace the countrys combat jets with their Eurofighter Typhoon Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-singapore-defence/singapore-to-announce-f-16-fighter-jet-replacement-plans-in-few-months-idUSKBN1JQ0AN2018-06-30
He said initial talks with Singapore were centered on the F35B short takeoff and landing variant which he described as a nice fit for a smaller landconstrained Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-singapore-defence/singapore-to-announce-f-16-fighter-jet-replacement-plans-in-few-months-idUSKBN1JQ0AN2018-06-30
SINGAPORE Singapore will announce in the next few months plans to replace its ageing F16 fighter jets its defense minister said listing a number of manufacturers that could be in the running for a deal potentially worth billions of dollars Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-singapore-defence/singapore-to-announce-f-16-fighter-jet-replacement-plans-in-few-months-idUSKBN1JQ0AN2018-06-30
Singapore should make a decision in the next few months to make sure that we can replace our F16s in Ng added Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-singapore-defence/singapore-to-announce-f-16-fighter-jet-replacement-plans-in-few-months-idUSKBN1JQ0AN2018-06-30
Mugabe accompanied by his wife Grace is in Singapore for medical treatment and holiday according to a senior government official who is aware of the couples movements Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-zimbabwe-politics/zimbabwes-mnangagwa-says-grenade-caused-blast-at-rally-last-week-idUSKBN1JP0TG2018-06-29
The Japanese budget proposal comes amid an easing of tensions following the June 12 meeting in Singapore between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong un Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-usa-japan-aegis-exclusive/exclusive-japan-to-buy-advanced-u-s-radar-for-missile-defense-system-idUSKBN1JP0V42018-06-29
The volatile goods surplus and widening service trade deficit show that Chinas current account balance could be more volatile in said Tommy Xie China economist at OCBC Bank in Singapore Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-currentaccount/china-reports-a-rare-current-account-deficit-for-first-quarter-idUSKBN1JP1EV2018-06-29
U.S. Ambassador William Hagerty hosted family members of Japanese abductees at his residence in Tokyo in April and regularly wears the pin and Trump raised the matter in Singapore Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-japan-usa-northkorea-mattis/mattis-reassures-uneasy-japan-over-u-s-north-korea-talks-idUSKBN1JP04D2018-06-29
VIENNA At a summit in Singapore in early June with U.S. President Donald Trump North Korean leader Kim JongUn pledged to work toward complete denuclearization of the Korean Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-nuclear-cost-explainer/explainer-what-will-it-cost-to-denuclearize-north-korea-idUSKBN1JP1LD2018-06-29
Pompeo told reporters the day after the Singapore summit Washington hoped to achieve major by North Korea within Trumps current term which ends on Jan Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-nuclear-usa/u-s-secretary-of-state-pompeo-to-visit-north-korea-next-week-report-idUSKBN1JO1WP2018-06-28
SBM Offshore offices in Monaco and Leighton Contractors offices in Singapore were closed for the day Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-unaoil-investigation/britain-begins-criminal-proceedings-against-unaoil-firms-idUSKBN1JM2PB2018-06-27
Equivalence has been granted in over 100 cases to financial firms in Japan Singapore the United States and elsewhere Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-banks/eu-signals-no-easing-up-on-financial-market-access-after-brexit-idUSKBN1JM11K2018-06-26
Pompeo himself told reporters the day after the Singapore summit Washington hoped to achieve major by North Korea within Trumps current term which ends on Jan Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-usa-pompeo/pompeo-says-wont-put-timeline-on-north-korea-denuclearization-steps-cnn-idUSKBN1JL2S32018-06-26
Bicyclesharing company oBike ceased operating in its home market of Singapore on Monday citing difficulties in meeting tightened regulations in the citystate that seek to clamp down on haphazard parking of dockless bikes Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-bike-sharing/homegrown-bike-hire-firm-quits-as-singapore-clamps-down-on-haphazard-parking-idUSKBN1JL11L2018-06-25
Bikesharing is offered by at least four companies in Singapore but its convenience has been overshadowed by viral online videos of bicycles blocking pedestrian walkways or being thrown into canals Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-bike-sharing/homegrown-bike-hire-firm-quits-as-singapore-clamps-down-on-haphazard-parking-idUSKBN1JL11L2018-06-25
That downturn triggered a wave of consolidation and CMA CGM has used its acquisition of Singaporebased APL in 2016 to reinforce its global scale Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-cma-cgm-management/shipping-group-cma-cgms-founder-saade-dies-at-81-idUSKBN1JL0H52018-06-25
The LTA earlier this year said bikesharing companies will have to submit license applications by July 7 to operate in Singapore Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-bike-sharing/homegrown-bike-hire-firm-quits-as-singapore-clamps-down-on-haphazard-parking-idUSKBN1JL11L2018-06-25
oBike which has 14000 bikes and over a million users in Singapore will continue to operate in other markets including neighboring Indonesia where it began services in January Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-singapore-bike-sharing/homegrown-bike-hire-firm-quits-as-singapore-clamps-down-on-haphazard-parking-idUSKBN1JL11L2018-06-25
Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong had earlier estimated the event cost Singapore million Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-northkorea-usa-singapore/singapore-says-trump-kim-summit-cost-just-12-million-after-some-question-expenses-idUSKBN1JK0H52018-06-24
Trump and Kim spent each spent three days in Singapore for the June 12 summit where the two pledged to work on ending North Koreas nuclear program and improve ties Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-northkorea-usa-singapore/singapore-says-trump-kim-summit-cost-just-12-million-after-some-question-expenses-idUSKBN1JK0H52018-06-24
The Russian and South Korean leaders were meeting after a historic summit in Singapore between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-soccer-worldcup-putin-diplomacy/world-cup-helps-putin-step-up-his-diplomacy-idUSKBN1JI25I2018-06-23
To support implementing the outcomes of the Singapore Summit and in coordination with our Republic of Korea ally Secretary Mattis has indefinitely suspended select Pentagon spokeswoman Dana White said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-missiles-usa-south-korea/pentagon-indefinitely-suspends-some-training-exercises-with-south-korea-idUSKBN1JI2YV2018-06-23
Trump said on Wednesday the remains of 200 American servicemen had already been sent back following on from the agreement he reached with Kim in Singapore Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-usa-sites/trump-north-korea-total-denuclearization-started-officials-see-no-new-moves-idUSKBN1JH2QX2018-06-22
In Singapore Kim lauded the clean beautiful and nation and said he had learned much from the prosperous country Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-usa-china/north-korea-china-leaders-agree-to-boost-strategic-tactical-cooperation-kcna-idUSKBN1JG3E92018-06-21
The visit follows his Singapore summit where Kim and Trump reaffirmed a commitment to work towards complete denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-usa-china-report/north-korea-china-discuss-true-peace-denuclearisation-kcna-idUSKBN1JG16X2018-06-21
Trump has hailed the Singapore summit as a success Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-nuclear-adviser/u-s-nuclear-expert-departs-white-house-in-regular-rotation-officials-idUSKBN1JG3HC2018-06-21
Asian currencies such as the Korean won as well as the Singapore and Hong Kong dollars have also weakened this week for similar reasons Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-global-trade-dashboard-graphic/from-the-aussie-to-soybeans-and-cars-whats-at-risk-in-a-trade-war-idUSKBN1JF2O52018-06-20
Grab already monitors driving behavior through its app to increase ride safety sending emails about speed and braking for instance to its drivers such as Singapores Rennu Mahajan Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-toyota-grab/toyota-captures-data-goldmine-in-1-billion-grab-bet-idUSKBN1JG0VX2018-06-20
Hopefully we can find another home for that he said adding that Singapore South Korea Japan and the European Union could mop up what China does not take Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-oil-opec-usa-china/for-opec-oil-tariff-spat-is-short-term-gain-long-term-pain-idUSKBN1JG2CX2018-06-20
The visit follows his Singapore summit where Kim and Trump reaffirmed a commitment to work toward complete denuclearization of the Korean peninsula Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-usa-china-report/north-korea-china-discuss-true-peace-denuclearization-kcna-idUSKBN1JG16X2018-06-20
Vehicle maintenance costs insurance costs these are breadandbutter issues for ridehailing said Chua Kee Lock chief executive of Vertex Venture Holdings in Singapore an early Grab investor Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-toyota-grab/toyota-captures-data-goldmine-in-1-billion-grab-bet-idUSKBN1JG0VX2018-06-20
WASHINGTON White House deputy chief of staff Joe Hagin who led the U.S. advance team for President Donald Trumps summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore is resigning White House officials said on Tuesday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-hagin/white-house-deputy-chief-of-staff-resigning-white-house-officials-idUSKBN1JF30Z2018-06-20
Kim is in China for a twoday visit this week his third this year after a historic summit with U.S. President Donald Trump in Singapore last week Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-usa-china/china-says-hopes-kims-visit-deepens-bilateral-relations-idUSKBN1JF0S62018-06-19
Crude oil prices crashed as U.S.China trade tensions escalated last said Benjamin Lu of Singaporebased futures brokerage Phillip Futures Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-falls-on-threat-of-china-crude-tariffs-expected-opec-supply-rise-idUSKBN1JE0272018-06-18
Malcolm Turnbull tweeted that he had spoken to Allen Lew chief executive of Singapore Telecommunications Optus which has exclusive rights in Australia to stream the monthlong tournament Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-soccer-worldcup-optus/australian-pm-steps-into-world-cup-streaming-row-idUSKBN1JE0Q22018-06-18
This escalation of the trade war is dangerous for oil said Stephen Innes head of trading for at futures brokerage OANDA in Singapore Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-oil-graphic/chinas-tariffs-on-u-s-oil-would-disrupt-1-billion-monthly-business-idUSKBN1JE0CD2018-06-18
U.S. President Donald Trump surprised officials in Seoul and Washington when he pledged to end war after his summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore last week Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-usa-drills/south-korea-u-s-to-announce-suspension-of-major-military-drills-this-week-yonhap-idUSKBN1JD0432018-06-17
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday he had given Kim Jong Un a direct phone number and suggested he might call the North Korean leader on Sunday following their summit in Singapore this week Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-usa-trump/call-me-any-time-trump-says-he-gave-north-koreas-kim-direct-number-idUSKBN1JB1R52018-06-16
Japan is eyeing a meeting between Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un following the Singapore summit between North Korea and the United States Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/northkorea-usa-japan-stocks/tiny-japan-shipping-shares-jump-on-north-korea-detente-hopes-idUSL4N1TH1OX2018-06-15
U.S. President Donald Trump said after his historic summit in Singapore with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Tuesday he would stop expensive war games with the South Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-usa-southkorea/u-s-forces-in-south-korea-not-subject-to-north-korea-u-s-talks-south-korea-official-idUSKBN1JB0EP2018-06-15
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he would stop expensive war games with the South following his historic summit in Singapore with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-northkorea-usa-southkorea/u-s-forces-in-south-korea-not-subject-to-north-korea-u-s-talks-south-korea-official-idUSKBN1JB0EP2018-06-15
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump raised human rights abuses by the North Korean government during his meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore this week the White House said on Thursday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-northkorea-usa-white-house/trump-raised-human-rights-abuses-with-north-koreas-kim-white-house-idUSKBN1JA2Z02018-06-15
But just months ago lifestyle magazine Time Out ranked Singapore among the worlds least exciting cities Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-usa-singapore-tourism/where-is-singapore-trump-kim-summit-a-pr-coup-for-tiny-city-state-idUSKBN1JA0PW2018-06-14
Immediately after his historic summit in Singapore with Kim on Tuesday Trump announced he would halt U.S.South Korea military exercises a move long sought by North Korea Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-korea-harris/trump-nominee-to-be-south-korea-ambassador-backs-pause-in-military-exercises-idUSKBN1JA2FE2018-06-14
Kims summit with Trump in Singapore on Tuesday was the first meeting between sitting leaders of the two countries Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/northkorea-southkorea-statemedia-present/gushing-north-korean-broadcaster-ri-chun-hee-hails-trump-kim-summit-idUSL4N1TG3JB2018-06-14
Premiums in Singapore were between 60 cents to an ounce compared with 60 cents last week Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/asia-gold-demand/asia-gold-india-discounts-widest-in-nine-months-activity-muted-elsewhere-idUSL4N1TG47Y2018-06-14
Related searches during those 24 hours included is Singapore summit and in Singapore Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-usa-singapore-tourism/where-is-singapore-trump-kim-summit-a-pr-coup-for-tiny-city-state-idUSKBN1JA0PW2018-06-14
SEOUL June 13 North Korea no longer poses a nuclear threat nor is it the biggest and most dangerous for the United States President Donald Trump said on Wednesday on his return from a summit in Singapore with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/northkorea-usa/wrapup-5-trump-says-n-korea-no-longer-a-nuclear-threat-north-highlights-concessions-idUSL4N1TF1DF2018-06-14
SEOUL North Korean leader Kim Jong Un landed back in Pyongyang early on Wednesday the Norths official news agency said on Thursday after departing Singapore Tuesday night following the close of a historic summit with U.S. President Donald Trump Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/northkorea-usa-statesman/kim-jong-un-returns-to-n-korea-from-summit-with-trump-state-media-idUSKBN1J934C2018-06-14
Still even some who should know better struggled to accurately place Singapore known as the Little Red Dot in reference to its depiction on a map Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-usa-singapore-tourism/where-is-singapore-trump-kim-summit-a-pr-coup-for-tiny-city-state-idUSKBN1JA0PW2018-06-14
The U.S. State Department mistakenly made Singapore a part of neighboring Malaysia in a note issued in connection with the summit drawing a slew of snide comments on social media Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-usa-singapore-tourism/where-is-singapore-trump-kim-summit-a-pr-coup-for-tiny-city-state-idUSKBN1JA0PW2018-06-14
The U.S. State Department mistakenly made Singapore a part of neighbouring Malaysia in a note issued in connection with the summit drawing a slew of snide comments on social media Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/northkorea-usa-singapore-tourism/where-is-singapore-trump-kim-summit-a-pr-coup-for-tiny-city-state-idUSL8N1TG0402018-06-14
The talks came two days after Trump said he would stop expensive war games with the South following his historic summit in Singapore with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-northkorea-southkorea-military/north-south-korea-hold-military-talks-amid-u-s-plan-to-stop-drills-idUSKBN1JA0QK2018-06-14
Tourism contributes around 4 percent to Singapores GDP per annum Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-usa-singapore-tourism/where-is-singapore-trump-kim-summit-a-pr-coup-for-tiny-city-state-idUSKBN1JA0PW2018-06-14
BEIJING Ivanka Trump did not accompany her father to Singapore for his summit with Kim Jong Un but in an apparent show of support tweeted what she described as a Chinese Those who say it can not be done should not interrupt those doing it Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-usa-china-ivanka/ivanka-trumps-chinese-proverb-tweet-mystifies-china-idUSKBN1J906M2018-06-13
Both Kim Yong Chol and Ri accompanied Kim Jong Un to Singapore for the summit and were seated with him at the table during talks that included the two delegations Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-northkorea-usa-keypeople/ex-spy-or-genteel-diplomat-north-koreas-choices-for-nuclear-talks-with-pompeo-idUSKBN1J919L2018-06-13
Despite its many flaws the Singapore summit represents the start of a diplomatic process that takes us away from the brink of Cha wrote in the New York Times Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-usa/trump-in-surprise-summit-move-says-he-will-halt-korea-war-games-idUSKBN1J821H2018-06-13
During those periods floods of heavilyarmed Singapore police and government officials would join North Koreans ushering guests behind a rope and obscuring the view of Kims party Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-backstory-singaporesummit/three-days-with-the-north-koreans-awkward-glances-and-a-scant-smile-idUSKBN1J90282018-06-13
His comments came after Trumps stunning concession following his historic meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore on Tuesday Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-northkorea-usa-japan/japans-defense-minister-says-u-s-south-korean-military-drills-vital-idUSKBN1J904G2018-06-13
In a Twitter post as he returned from Singapore Trump hailed his truly amazing and insisted that Great progress was made on the denuclearization of North Korea Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-usa/trump-in-surprise-summit-move-says-he-will-halt-korea-war-games-idUSKBN1J821H2018-06-13
Ivanka Trump posted the tweet on the eve of the Singapore summit but did not specifically refer to the meeting Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-usa-china-ivanka/ivanka-trumps-chinese-proverb-tweet-mystifies-china-idUSKBN1J906M2018-06-13
June 13 Italys Benetton family is in talks with longterm investors including Singapores GIC to sell up to 30 percent in a new holding entity that will handle its stake in Spanish telecom masts group Cellnex four sources familiar with the deal told Reuters Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/cellnex-ma-gic/italys-benettons-tap-gic-among-bidders-for-cellnex-holding-vehicle-sources-idUSL8N1TF33M2018-06-13
Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters on a conference call that the summit held in Singapore on Tuesday had helped reduce tensions on the Korean Peninsula Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-northkorea-usa-kremlin/kremlin-says-trump-kim-summit-proves-putin-was-right-about-north-korea-idUSKBN1J90UR2018-06-13
Last month Indonesian ridehailing and online payment firm GoJek said it would enter Vietnam Thailand Singapore and the Philippines in the next few months investing million in its international push Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-grab-toyota-investment/toyota-to-invest-1-billion-in-southeast-asian-ride-hailing-firm-grab-idUSKBN1J907E2018-06-13
Neste has benefited from its profitable biofuel business which has plants in Singapore and Rotterdam and is looking to expand its capacity Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-neste-shareholders-finland/finland-cuts-stake-in-biofuel-firm-neste-with-1-billion-deal-idUSKBN1J91KK2018-06-13
Photographs of Trump and Kim Jong Un crowded the first half of Wednesdays sixpage Rodong Sinmun newspaper the pair in various situations at the summit venue in Singapore Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-usa-statemedia-report/north-korean-state-media-hails-kim-trump-summit-success-idUSKBN1J82W02018-06-13
Photographs of Trump and Kim Jong Un crowded the first half of Wednesdays sixpage Rodong Sinmun the pair in various situations at the summit venue in Singapore Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/northkorea-usa-statemedia-report/update-4-north-korean-state-media-hails-kim-trump-summit-success-idUSL4N1TE6HC2018-06-13
President Donald Trump met with North Korean leader Kim on Tuesday in a luxury hotel on a resort island in Singapore in a summit unimaginable just months ago Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-usa-china-ivanka/ivanka-trumps-chinese-proverb-tweet-mystifies-china-idUSKBN1J906M2018-06-13
SEOUL North Korea no longer poses a nuclear threat nor is it the biggest and most dangerous for the United States President Donald Trump said on Wednesday on his return from a summit in Singapore with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-usa/trump-says-north-korea-no-longer-a-nuclear-threat-north-highlights-concessions-idUSKBN1J90CA2018-06-13
SINGAPORE At the end of the second night of living in the same ritzy Singapore hotel as North Korean leader Kim Jong Un a member of his security staff sat beside a Reuters reporter in the lobby and smiled Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-backstory-singaporesummit/three-days-with-the-north-koreans-awkward-glances-and-a-scant-smile-idUSKBN1J90282018-06-13
Singapores sovereign wealth fund GIC and other infrastructure funds are interested in Cellnex due to its high growth rate resilient business model and panEuropean presence the sources said Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/cellnex-ma-gic/italys-benettons-tap-gic-among-bidders-for-cellnex-holding-vehicle-sources-idUSL8N1TF33M2018-06-13
TOKYO Asian shares slipped back on Wednesday as investors looked to the Federal Reserve policy decision later in the day and any clues it might give on future rate hikes shifting focus away from the historic U.S.North Korea summit in Singapore Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/asian-stocks-step-back-as-investors-brace-for-fed-idUSKBN1J903L2018-06-13
TOKYO June 13 Asian shares edged slightly lower on Wednesday as investors looked to the Federal Reserve policy decision and any clues it might give on future rate hikes shifting focus away from the historic U.S.North Korea summit in Singapore Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-asian-stocks-step-back-as-investors-brace-for-fed-idUSL4N1TF0612018-06-13
The Benettons have a history of working with sovereign wealth funds and particularly Singapores GIC which holds an 8 Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/cellnex-ma-gic/italys-benettons-tap-gic-among-bidders-for-cellnex-holding-vehicle-sources-idUSL8N1TF33M2018-06-13
The Singapore summit did not get top billing in the main state news outlets in China Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-usa/trump-says-north-korea-no-longer-a-nuclear-threat-north-highlights-concessions-idUSKBN1J90CA2018-06-13
The Singapore summit did not get top billing in the main state news outlets in China North Koreas main ally Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-usa/north-korea-frames-summit-as-a-win-as-trump-halts-war-games-idUSKBN1J90CA2018-06-13
The Singapore trip was the longest he is thought to have taken in that time Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-backstory-singaporesummit/three-days-with-the-north-koreans-awkward-glances-and-a-scant-smile-idUSKBN1J90282018-06-13
The Singaporeheadquartered firm did not disclose how much fresh capital it aims to raise Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-grab-toyota-investment/toyota-pumps-1-billion-in-grab-in-auto-industrys-biggest-ride-hailing-bet-idUSKBN1J907E2018-06-13
Trump sent his tweet hours after returning to Washington from a summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-oil/trump-iran-spar-over-oil-prices-ahead-of-opec-meeting-idUSKBN1J91ID2018-06-13
Tuesday also marked the official opening of Henglis jointventure trading office with Chinese state oil firm Sinochem Corp in Singapore Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-oil-refinery/chinas-hengli-buys-brazilian-oil-ahead-of-refinery-start-up-sources-idUSKBN1J90OZ2018-06-13
As the two leaders met Singapore navy vessels and air force Apache helicopters patrolled while fighter jets and an Gulfstream 550 early warning aircraft circled Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-usa/trump-says-summit-with-north-koreas-kim-better-than-anybody-expected-idUSKBN1J72PM2018-06-12
DANDONG China Residents of the Chinese city that stands to benefit the most from a positive outcome from Tuesdays historic U.S.North Korea summit in Singapore said they were hopeful that it would lead to peace and bolster crossborder business Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-usa-dandong-voxpops/residents-of-china-border-city-hope-u-s-north-korea-summit-spurs-peace-and-business-idUSKBN1J80FH2018-06-12
During a postlunch stroll through the gardens of the Singapore hotel where the summit was held Trump said the meeting had gone better than anybody could have Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-northkorea-usa/trump-kim-sign-agreement-after-historic-summit-but-few-specifics-idUSKBN1J72PM2018-06-12
JERUSALEM Israel hailed U.S. President Donald Trumps summit on Tuesday with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as linking the talks in Singapore to Washingtons tough stance towards the Iranian nuclear program Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-usa-israel/israels-netanyahu-hails-trumps-historic-summit-with-north-korea-idUSKBN1J829O2018-06-12
Kim is due to depart Singapore on Tuesday afternoon a source told Reuters Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-usa-rodman/former-sports-star-rodman-weeps-during-interview-on-sidelines-of-trump-kim-summit-idUSKBN1J80C32018-06-12
Kim is set to meet U.S. President Donald Trump in Singapore on Tuesday at a historic summit to discuss dismantling of the Norths nuclear weapons program Positive