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Asia Album: Tiger cheers for Year of Tiger in Singapore

© Provided by Xinhua SINGAPORE, Jan. 26 (Xinhua) -- A series of celebrations have been held in the Singapore Night ...

Khabib leaves quarantine after Covid isolation in Singapore

The Eagle FC promoter and UFC icon was in the country for an MMA fightUFC legend Khabib Nurmagomedov has left ...

Asia's leading HR technology platform Darwinbox raises $72 Million funding led by Technology Crossover Ventures (TCV) at $1B valuation

Singapore [Singapore]/Hyderabad [India], January 25 (ANI/PR Newswire): Darwinbox, Asia's fastest-growing HR tech platform, marks another milestone with a $72MN funding ...

IMPRESSION Randomized Trial: Past the halfway mark and progressing rapidly

Singapore, January 25 (ANI/PRNewswire):IMPRESSION randomized trial enrolled its index patient on January 11, 2021 to assess the efficacy of Magic ...

India to face South Korea in semi-final of women's Asia Cup after drubbing Singapore 9-1

Muscat [Oman], January 25 (ANI): Following their 0-2 defeat against Japan, the Indian women's hockey team bounced back in style ...

Will Omicron derail recovery of airlines in South and Southeast Asia?

By Lee Kah WhyeSingapore, January 24 (ANI): In reporting its latest operating data, Singapore Airlines (SIA), co-owner of Gurgaon-based Vistara ...

Women's Asia Cup: Japan outclass India 2-0

Muscat [Oman], January 24 (ANI): After making a winning start to their campaign at the Women's Asia Cup with a ...

Subhas Bhowmick was a very vocal man, I loved him for that, says Bhaichung Bhutia

New Delhi [India], January 23 (ANI): Former India captain Bhaichung Bhutia expressed grief over the demise of 1970 Asian Games ...

China's Success Taming Virus Could Make Exit Strategy Harder

TAIPEI, TAIWAN - The sweeping 'zero-tolerance' strategy that China has used to keep COVID-19 case numbers low and its economy ...

India can lead in the upcoming $25b cultivated meat sunrise industry: Study by GFI India and IIM A's incubator CIIE.CO

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 22 (ANI/Hunk Golden and Media): CIIE.CO, in partnership with GFI India, has just released a first-of-its-kind ...

Women's Asia Cup: Game against Japan should be good, it will be interesting, says coach Schopman

Muscat [Oman], January 22 (ANI): India women's hockey team coach Janneke Schopman said that the players did well to keep ...

Tanla announces third quarter 21-22 results

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], January 22 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Tanla Platforms Limited, India's largest CPaaS provider, today announced its financial results for ...

Former Indian footballer, Asian Games medallist Subhas Bhowmick dies at 72

New Delhi [India], January 22 (ANI): Former Indian footballer and 1970 Asian Games bronze medalist Subhas Bhowmick, who attained the ...

Shaping an entrepreneurial mind through high-quality business education

New Delhi [India], January 22 (ANI/Mediawire): Entrepreneurship isn't simply about economic activities and creating new businesses. It is characterised by ...

Asia Album: Singapore ushers in Lunar New Year with floral display

© Provided by Xinhua SINGAPORE, Jan. 22 (Xinhua) -- The Gardens by the Bay in Singapore holds an exhibition featuring ...

Coalition caught napping: Ventilation key to curbing COVID

We have paid a high price during the pandemic for poor ventilation and underestimating the risk of aerosol transmission, writes ...

Adani Wilmar Rs 3,600 crore IPO opens on Jan 27

Mumbai [India], January 26 (ANI): The initial public offering (IPO) of Adani Wilmar, a 50:50 joint venture company between Gautam ...

IOC vice president Ng sees Olympics as bridges, not walls

SINGAPORE, Jan. 26 (Xinhua) -- Politicizing the Olympic Games will come to no avail but affect thousands of athletes who ...

Market exchange rates in China -- Jan. 26

BEIJING, Jan. 26 (Xinhua) -- The following are the central parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or the yuan, ...

Xinhua Asia-Pacific news summary at 1600 GMT, Jan. 25

JAKARTA -- Indonesian President Joko Widodo and visiting Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong signed agreements Tuesday on economy, travel ...

Singapore reports 5,996 new COVID-19 cases

SINGAPORE, Jan. 25 (Xinhua) -- Singapore reported 5,996 new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday, bringing the total tally to 322,770. ...

Indonesia, Singapore ink deals on economy, travel bubbles

JAKARTA, Jan. 25 (Xinhua) -- Indonesian President Joko Widodo and visiting Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong signed agreements Tuesday ...

Singapore tightens monetary policy to ensure price stability

SINGAPORE, Jan. 25 (Xinhua) -- Singapore's central bank tightened its monetary policy on Tuesday in its first out-of-cycle move in ...

Market exchange rates in China -- Jan. 25

BEIJING, Jan. 25 (Xinhua) -- The following are the central parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or the yuan, ...

Xinhua Asia-Pacific news summary at 1600 GMT, Jan. 24

ISLAMABAD -- Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Monday met with visiting Sri Lankan Minister of Trade Bandula Gunawardena ...

Singapore reports 3,002 new COVID-19 cases

SINGAPORE, Jan. 24 (Xinhua) -- Singapore reported 3,002 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 on Monday, bringing the total tally to ...

Myanmar reports 37 more Omicron cases

YANGON, Jan. 24 (Xinhua) -- Myanmar recorded 37 more COVID-19 cases of the Omicron variant on Monday, bringing the total ...

2 Indonesian cities build travel bubbles with Singapore

JAKARTA, Jan. 24 (Xinhua) -- Indonesia has allowed quarantine-free cross-border travel between Singapore and the two Indonesian cities of Batam ...

Singapore's MAS core inflation rises to 2.1 pct in December 2021

SINGAPORE, Jan. 24 (Xinhua) -- Singapore's Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) and Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) announced on ...

Market exchange rates in China -- Jan. 24

BEIJING, Jan. 24 (Xinhua) -- The following are the central parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or the yuan, ...

Singapore's total COVID-19 cases rise to 313,772

SINGAPORE, Jan. 23 (Xinhua) -- Singapore reported 3,496 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 on Sunday, bringing the total tally to ...

Singapore reports 2,463 new COVID-19 cases

SINGAPORE, Jan. 22 (Xinhua) -- Singapore reported 2,463 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 on Saturday, bringing the total tally to ...

Britain classifies new form of Omicron as "variant under investigation"

LONDON, Jan. 21 (Xinhua) -- A new form of Omicron named BA.2 has been designated a "variant under investigation," with ...

Singapore's total COVID-19 cases rise to 307,813

SINGAPORE, Jan. 22 (Xinhua) -- Singapore reported 3,155 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 on Friday, bringing the total tally to ...

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U.S. stocks claw back lost ground, Nasdaq recovers almost 2%

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. and global stocks moved higher on Wednesday as investors digested possible Fed rate hikes ...

Crystal Cruises ship avoids Miami docking due to unpaid fuel bill

MIAMI, Florida: A cruise ship with hundreds of passengers and crew onboard has been diverted to the Bahamas from its ...

Pay with Crypto at Pakistani's 'Chai Ada' in London

LONDON, UK - For the first time in the United Kingdom, a young Pakistani entrepreneur has opened a coffee shop ...

Asian stocks directionless, Nikkei 225 loses ninety-nine points

TOKYO, Japan - Fears of an early move by the Federal Reserve kept buyers at bay across Asia on Wednesday.In ...

Mark Cuban's online pharmacy to offer public cheaper drugs

DALLAS, Texas: Investor and Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban has launched an online pharmacy offering over 100 drugs at an ...

Technology stocks lead U.S. stocks rout, Nasdaq drops 316 points

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - U.S. stocks gyrated again on Tuesday with the major indices plunging before bouncing back. Nonetheless, it ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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