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Economy 01 Jan 2019 | 12:00 AM

China factory activity shrinks more than expected

Latest data adds to worries about softening global growth.

Economy 01 Jan 2019 | 12:00 AM

Lower prices seen for cement and aluminium

AmInvestment downgrades building materials sector to ‘underweight’.

Economy 01 Jan 2019 | 12:00 AM

Singapore economy expands by 3.3%

GDP is forecast to grow 1.5% to 3.5% this year.

Corporate News 01 Jan 2019 | 12:00 AM

Extreme CEOing? Meet the Unilever endurance test

ALAN Jope told a podcast in 2016 that he didn’t define himself by his work. Family, football and motorcycling were just as important. When he takes over as chief executive officer of Unilever on Jan 1, investors are unlikely to see it that way.

Economy 01 Jan 2019 | 12:00 AM

EU’s five presidents say euro still needs work 20 years on

FRANKFURT: The five presidents of the European Union used the euro’s 20th birthday to praise the single currency’s successes, while warning that the job isn’t yet complete.

Economy 01 Jan 2019 | 12:00 AM

Gold ends 2018 on strong note

Volatile trading in equities, concerns on economic outlook spur demand.

Commodities 01 Jan 2019 | 12:00 AM

Commodities cap another dismal year

SINGAPORE: Commodities had another poor year in 2018, hurt by substantial losses in energy and base metals, and raw materials head into this month burdened by concerns global economic growth is poised to slow.

Economy 31 Dec 2018 | 11:14 AM

Singapore economy grows 3.3% in 2018

SINGAPORE: Singapore’s economic growth held above 3 percent for a second year, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said, calling on the nation to rally around a new team of leaders and ensure continuity as he prepares to step down.

Investment 31 Dec 2018 | 10:13 AM

Public Mutual declares distributions of more than RM86mil

KUALA LUMPUR: Public Mutual Bhd declared distributions of more than RM86mil for 10 funds.

Business 31 Dec 2018 | 8:19 AM

Brent crude rises US$1, but set for first yearly drop since 2015

SINGAPORE: Oil prices rose about 2 percent on the final trading day of the year on Monday, mirroring gains in stock markets, but were on track for the first annual decline in three years amid lingering concerns of a persistent supply glut.