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SME 23 Dec 2019 | 7:00 AM

Singapore’s PropertyGuru vows a comeback

IPO flops show growing disconnect between private and public valuations.

Business 18 Jul 2019 | 12:00 AM

Ericsson ends run of earnings beats with Asia warning

STOCKHOLM: Ericsson AB posted earnings that missed analyst estimates for the first time in six quarters and warned its rollout of 5G mobile networks in Asia would weigh on profits, in a rare setback to chief executive officer Borje Ekholm’s turnaround efforts.

World 10 Sep 2018 | 9:07 PM

Fury over pension changes hurts Putin allies in Russian regional elections

VLADIVOSTOK, Russia/MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia's ruling United Russia Party suffered a rare setback in regional elections despite winning most of the seats, a reversal its leaders and election chiefs blamed on unpopular plans to raise the pension age.

TECH 11 May 2018 | 5:07 AM

Amazon is said to halt Google shopping ads as rivalry heats up

Amazon.com Inc has stopped buying a popular type of Google ad, according to people familiar with the decision. The move deepens the rift between the technology titans and signals Amazon’s growing ambition in the digital advertising market.

World 15 Feb 2018 | 4:17 AM

Morgan Tsvangirai, the 'nearly man' of Zimbabwe

HARARE (Reuters) - A powerful orator from humble beginnings, Morgan Tsvangirai was arguably Zimbabwe's most popular politician and came within a whisker of unseating Robert Mugabe only to be outmanoeuvred and ultimately outlived by his long-time nemesis.

World 11 Feb 2018 | 9:28 PM

Netanyahu says Israel undeterred after Syria shoots down F-16

JERUSALEM/BEIRUT (Reuters) - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday that Israeli forces would press ahead with Syria operations despite their loss of an advanced warplane to enemy fire for the first time in 36 years.

Property 27 Sep 2017 | 3:15 AM

Sale of HK's Excelsior Hotel scrapped, shares slump

HONG KONG: Mandarin Oriental International Ltd plunged after scrapping the sale of Hong Kong’s Excelsior Hotel, a rare setback in the city’s frenzied property market.

Advertising & Media 16 Sep 2017 | 12:00 AM

Crackdown on WeChat drives bitcoin devotees to Telegram

WeChat is starting to see its first wave of defectors: Chinese cryptocurrency afficionados.