• This firm's shares get hit after Enron comparison Tuesday, 17 Feb 2015 | 6:16 AM ET

    Noble's shares dropped for a second day despite analysts' skeptical view of an anonymous, critical research report comparing the company to Enron.

  • Behind CapitaLand's robust Q4 results   Tuesday, 17 Feb 2015 | 12:51 AM ET
    Behind CapitaLand's robust Q4 results

    Lim Ming Yan, CEO of CapitaLand, attributes the 187 percent leap in fourth-quarter profits to factors like a pick-up in its Vietnam business and higher gains from its investment properties.

  • Attacks on Noble Group are 'unsupported': Pro   Monday, 16 Feb 2015 | 10:47 PM ET
    Attacks on Noble Group are 'unsupported': Macquarie

    Conrad Werner, head of Research at Macquarie, explains why Iceberg Research's attack on Singapore-listed Noble Group's accounting practices are "extreme and based on faulty analysis."

  • Tracking Singapore's Noble Group   Monday, 16 Feb 2015 | 8:44 PM ET
    Tracking Singapore's Noble Group

    Joe Morrison, VP & Senior Analyst at Moody's Investors Service, discusses the outlook of Singapore-listed Noble Group following a report by Iceberg Research, which questioned the commodities trader's accounting practices.

  • Are short sellers gunning for Singapore again? Monday, 16 Feb 2015 | 3:37 AM ET
    Pedestrians exit an escalator that runs past an electronic screen and ticker board that indicates stock figures at the Singapore Exchange Ltd. (SGX) headquarters.

    Noble Group has become the latest target of a critical research report, sending its shares sliding, but this time, it's spurred questions about the report's writer.

  • Tracking the outlook of Singapore   Sunday, 15 Feb 2015 | 5:52 PM ET
    Tracking the outlook of Singapore

    Vasu Menon, member of the OCBC Wealth Panel, discusses news that Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has been diagnosed with prostate cancer. He later explains why growth in the Southeast Asian country is "going sideways."

  • Why Singapore's DBS is in 'very good shape'   Tuesday, 10 Feb 2015 | 5:49 PM ET
    Why Singapore's DBS is in 'very good shape'

    With DBS's core franchises in Hong Kong and Singapore performing well, markets shouldn't be too worried about the jump in bad loans in China, says Lachlan Colquhoun, chief executive officer, Asia at East & Partners.

  • Have gifts, will travel: Cool airport giveaways Saturday, 7 Feb 2015 | 4:00 PM ET
    Volunteers hand out complimentary cookies at Fort Wayne International Airport

    Weary travelers, rejoice! Free cookies, flowers, and prime parking spots await you at some of the busiest travel hubs across the world.

  • Are Singapore’s casinos back in the game? Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 2:50 AM ET

    Singapore's casinos haven't lived up to the hype, but Marina Bay Sands results suggest those writing off growth may need to write it back in.

  • Las Vegas Sands' profits were 'deceiving': Fitch   Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 10:44 PM ET
    Las Vegas Sands' profits were 'deceiving': Fitch

    Michael Paladino, Senior Director of Gaming, Lodging & Leisure at Fitch Ratings, explains why the results of Singapore's Marina Bay Sands need to be "normalized for luck and tax benefits."

  • Why surprise parties are central banks' new thing Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 5:39 PM ET

    After years of carefully telegraphing their outlooks to the market, central bankers are loosening up with surprise parties, with Singapore the latest to jump in.

  • Singapore easing: Is there more in store?   Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 12:17 AM ET
    Singapore easing: Is there more in store?

    Todd Elmer, Currency Strategist at Citi, says investors are wondering what the surprise move by Singapore's central bank means for broader asset markets and future policy direction.

  • Singapore surprises with easing, clubbing currency Tuesday, 27 Jan 2015 | 10:59 PM ET

    Singapore's central bank surprised markets with a between-meeting easing amid nearly non-existent inflation, decking the city-state's currency.

  • Singapore central bank joins easing bandwagon   Tuesday, 27 Jan 2015 | 9:45 PM ET
    Singapore central bank joins easing bandwagon

    The Monetary Authority of Singapore's decision to reduce the slope of the Singapore dollar's appreciation was surprising, says Nizam Idris, Head of Strategy, Fixed Income & Currencies at Macquarie,

  • SGX: Derivatives will remain a 'growth sector'   Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 6:41 PM ET
    SGX: Derivatives will remain a 'growth sector'

    Magnus Bocker, CEO of the Singapore Exchange, explains why growth in its derivatives business will be intact for a couple of years, even as the rest of the region moves toward developing their own financial derivatives markets.

  • SGX: Too early to judge effects of new board lot size   Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 6:32 PM ET
    SGX: Too early to judge effects of new board lot size

    Magnus Bocker, CEO of the Singapore Exchange, discusses the muted response to the change in minimum lot sizes, which aims to make Singapore-listed blue-chips more accessible to retail investors.

  • The Chinese president only earns this much a year Tuesday, 20 Jan 2015 | 10:30 AM ET
    Xi Jinping

    The Chinese president's new base salary, equivalent to $22,256 a year, remains a fraction of that of global peers.

  • SGX introduces reduced board lot size   Sunday, 18 Jan 2015 | 10:26 PM ET
    SGX introduces reduced board lot size

    David Kuo, CEO of the Motley Fool Singapore, says the Singapore Exchange's decision to cut its standard lot size won't hurt brokerages.

  • Singapore property faces test as rates rise Thursday, 8 Jan 2015 | 9:07 PM ET

    Singapore's efforts to rein in household debt and its sky-high home prices appear set for their first test as local rates begin to rise.

  • Officers arrive via helicopter on the Indonesian Navy vessel KRI Bung Tomo as it takes part in search operations on January 1, 2015 for victims and debris from AirAsia flight QZ8501.

    Search teams have been hunting for the wreck of an Indonesia AirAsia passenger jet but bad weather is again hindering the search.