10:45 pm March 30, 2015 | No Comment
Oil pricing agency Platts said on Monday it will include the Pengerang oil terminal in the southern Malaysian state of Johor in its Singapore price assessment process from May 1.
9:00 pm March 30, 2015 | No Comment
Campaigning in Britain's closest election in decades began on Monday after Prime Minister David Cameron met Queen Elizabeth to tell her parliament had been dissolved, teeing up a fraught battle to govern a $2.8 trillion economy.
7:56 pm March 30, 2015 | No Comment
Indonesia's central bank doesn't have the luxury to go against what is happening in the global financial market, senior deputy governor said, suggesting that Bank Indonesia would keep its policy tight this month.
7:44 pm March 30, 2015 | No Comment
The foreign ministers of Iran and six world powers met on Monday in a final push for a preliminary nuclear accord less than two days before their deadline as Tehran showed signs of backing away from previous compromise offers.
6:49 pm March 30, 2015 | No Comment
French investigators hope to speed up identification of the 150 people killed in last week's Germanwings plane crash by digging a roadtrack that will allow direct access to the disaster zone high on a remote Alpine mountainside.
5:25 pm March 30, 2015 | No Comment
An ebullient Sebastian Vettel spoke at length about the importance of his first win for Ferrari when addressing reporters after his Malaysian Grand Prix triumph on Sunday, yet his beaming smile pretty much said it all.
4:36 pm March 30, 2015 | No Comment
Rich nations provided around five times as much in export subsidies for fossil-fuel technology as for renewable energy over a decade, according to OECD data seen by Reuters.
4:23 pm March 30, 2015 | No Comment
A blogger was hacked to death by machete-wielding assailants in the Bangladesh capital Dhaka on Monday, the second attack in five weeks on a critic of religious extremism in the Muslim-majority South Asian nation.
3:06 pm March 30, 2015 | No Comment
It’s somewhat ironic that as Australia ramps up to being the world’s biggest exporter of liquefied natural gas (LNG), domestic industries are under threat from not being able to source the fuel.
2:50 pm March 30, 2015 | No Comment
South Korea is to allow top local brokerages to provide foreign-currency loans to their clients under a long-anticipated deregulation drive in the sector, the finance ministry said on Monday.
2:43 pm March 30, 2015 | No Comment
China stocks surged to seven-year highs on Monday on hopes that more infrastructure spending and policy stimulus will re-energize the cooling economy and boost corporate profits.
9:04 am March 30, 2015 | No Comment
A drop in Chinese tourist numbers is driving down shop rentals in Hong Kong, with vacancies increasing in the same prime areas that just three years ago pipped New York’s Fifth Avenue to become the world’s most expensive retail real estate.