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  • Global stocks recover as worries about banks ease

    Stocks recover poise, Citi settles fines
    LONDON (Reuters) - Stock markets rose on Monday as investors put aside concerns about euro zone banks and looked forward to corporate earnings and a raft of global economic events, including testimony from the head of the U.S. Federal Reserve. Europe's...
  • Singapore GDP shrinks in second-quarter, first fall in seven quarters

    SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore's economy contracted in April-June for the first time in seven quarters, hit by a sharp drop in manufacturing activity, but economists said the weak reading was unlikely to alter the outlook for the city-state's tight...
  • Updated Singapore anti-gambling ad mum on where dad will bet next

    SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore tried its best to save an own goal on Monday by updating an anti-gambling ad that starred a despairing boy named Andy telling friends his dad had bet his life savings on Germany winning the World Cup. The National Council...
  • Singapore car salesman jailed for gambling away $280k Maserati deposit

     
    Filed under: Car Buying, Performance, Etc., Government/Legal, Maserati, Luxury Kenny Rogers' country classic The Gambler is right about two things: you gotta know when to hold'em and know when to fold'em. A former Maserati salesman in Singapore is...
  • 'Snowpiercer' Producer Spackman Entertainment Heads for Stock Listing

    HONG KONG - Spackman Entertainment Group, one of the companies behind "Snowpiercer," is to float its shares on the Singapore stock market. The company is a Hong Kong-based holding company, whose principal assets are its three South Korean film...
  • Sanofi dengue vaccine promising but questions remain

    PARIS (Reuters) - The first vaccine against dengue fever, from France's Sanofi, provided moderate protection in a large clinical study, but questions remain as to how well it can help fight the world's fastest-growing tropical disease. The late-stage...
  • Mercuria alumina worth $44 million stuck at Qingdao port: sources

    HONG KONG (Reuters Basis Point) - Mercuria Energy Trading SA had alumina worth about $44 million stuck at China's Qingdao Port, where an investigation into a suspected financing fraud has been taking place, according to four banking sources with direct...
  • Singapore anti-gambling ad turns into World Cup hot tip

    SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore has scored an own goal with its World Cup anti-gambling ad which features a crestfallen boy telling his friends his dad bet his life savings on Germany - who have just reached the finals by thrashing host nation Brazil 7-1....
  • Singapore says citizens participate in Syria conflict

    SINGAPORE (Reuters) - A handful of Singaporean citizens have gone to Syria to participate in the conflict there, raising concern about a terrorist threat in the city-state, a senior government official was quoted by a state-owned TV network as saying....
  • Singapore investor Temasek upbeat on China, seeks more bank, tech investments

    SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore sovereign investor Temasek Holdings wants to increase its holdings in China's financial services and technology sectors, banking on the long-term growth prospects of the world's second largest economy. Temasek Holdings Pte...
  • Exclusive: First U.S. condensate cargo up for sale in Asia as ban eases

    SINGAPORE (Reuters) - A U.S. energy company launched a broad effort this week to find buyers for the first ever U.S. exports of condensate, an ultra-light oil, signaling the start of what could be a growing trade as demand grows worldwide. One week after...