Indonesia's president said on Thursday that he had asked Singapore, Russia, Malaysia and Japan for help to put out forest fires.» Read More
Margareta Drzeniek-Hanouz, head of global competitiveness & risks at World Economic Forum, says productivity-enhancing reforms will resolve the new normal that's characterized by a shortfall in productivity.
For the first 9 months of 2015, markets such as China saw high M&A activity, while Southeast Asia was quiet due to rich valuations from 2014, says Patricia Heiberger, managing editor APAC at Mergermarket.
Governments in much of the world face the daunting prospect of fierce opposition to raising retirement ages, but in Asia, many want to see increases.
John Keung, CEO of Building and Construction Authority (BCA), says nearly 30 percent of the buildings in Singapore are green buildings which provide better indoor environments.
Singaporeans react on social media as the Southeast Asian city-state sees a recurrence of severe air pollution.
Singapore has closed its schools after the pollution levels caused by the smoky smog enveloping the city hit dangerously high levels.
Amit Anand, co-founder of Jungle Ventures, expects the Singapore-based venture capital firm to hit its target of raising $100 million in the next 2-3 months.
Singapore has topped a poll of the best places to live and work for expatriates, according to a survey of 21,950 expats living around the world.
Talk about living and breathing a job. Airbnb's co-founder Nathan Blecharczyk shares his San Francisco home with travelers.
While the rev-heads take to the tracks, the Singapore Grand Prix is also boosting the city-state's burgeoning live music scene.
CNBC speaks to Game of Thrones actor and DJ Kristian Nairn and Robbie Hoyes-Cock, managing director of The Podium Lounge ahead of the Singapore Grand Prix this weekend.
High-profile acts such as Pharrell Williams and Maroon 5 could steal the show at the annual Singapore Grand Prix that is set to hit the streets of Singapore this weekend.
Kimi Raikkonen, F1 driver for Scuderia Ferrari, is nicknamed the 'Iceman' for his cool attitude on and off the track. CNBC's Oriel Morrison caught up with the driver ahead of Singapore's annual night race.
Emma Heap, managing director, Singapore at Foodpanda, says factors such as high smartphone penetration and passion for food are driving growth for the firm in Singapore and Hong Kong.
China's slowdown is hurting exports from Japan to Singapore and ratcheting pressure on policymakers to do more to spur growth.
Michael Milken, chairman of The Milken Institute, says the growing population in Sub-Saharan Africa will be the "next major change in the world over the next few decades."
Paul Raleigh, global leader for growth and advisory services at Grant Thornton, discusses the firm’s index which ranks the best countries for business.
Singapore has been covered in a hazy cloud, triggered by raging forest fires in Indonesia.
Alan Chong, political scientist at the S Rajaratnam School of International Studies, outlines the factors that contributed to the decisive victory of the People's Action Party at Singapore's general election.
Daryl Guppy, CEO of Guppytraders.com, says a consolidation pattern is forming on China's Shanghai Composite index which points to an upside target of 3,700.