Layoffs in Singapore have hit their highest levels since the global financial crisis due to sustained low oil prices hits.
Olam posted a loss in Q4 due to a fair value loss on an investment although it remains upbeat on its core food business.
The Singapore Exchange has put in a bid to buy the Baltic Exchange, months after the LME made an approach to buy the storied London exchange.
Sugar futures staged their biggest daily gain in nearly 23 years after forecasts suggested weather-disrupted supply may fall short of demand.
Short-sellers have Singapore stocks in their sights as the market struggles to find its footing as a smaller exchange hit hard by the commodity rout.
The chairman of embattled commodities trader Noble Group bought 10 million shares in the company on Friday.
Asia is braced for a serious case of Monday morning blues, with a barrage of data due likely to show continued economic deceleration in China.
Chinese stocks rebounded on Wednesday, taking the lead in a broader recovery in Asian markets.
Events in the world's biggest economy will take center stage in Asia's financial markets this week, with the Federal Reserve's policy decision and second-quarter GDP on tap.
Asian equities declined on Tuesday, as China's inflation data and the prospect of higher U.S. interest rates weighed on sentiment.
Asia's equities joined their global peers to rise on Thursday, with China's Shanghai Composite index finishing at a fresh multi-year high.
Dubbed as Asia's answer to Netflix, iflix's founder is confident that the new startup will trigger a shake-up in the industry.
Singaporean companies scored the highest marks in Asia in a ranking of corporate sustainability, highlighting the city's commitment to green living.
A halving in the price of iron ore this year has been fueled in part by Chinese speculators who built up huge short positions on the one-year-old futures contract.
DBS Group Holdings said second-quarter net profit climbed 9 percent, beating expectations with the help of 10 percent growth in loans.
Singapore, an Asian hub for banking and finance, is ramping up its bid to become a center for gold trading that may one day rival London.
There’s no let-up for Asia this week with a plethora of potentially market-moving economic data and events on the calendar.
Australia rejected the $2.55 billion takeover of GrainCorp by Archer Daniels Midland, bowing to pressure from grain growers.
Singapore's initial public offering (IPO) market became the second largest in the world in the third quarter of this year.
Singapore's REITs, already taking a hit from rising interest rates and tapering expectations, may have further room to fall, possibly even crimping the city-state's IPO pipeline.