Financial Services

US Treasury sanctions 2 Singapore firms for NKorea dealings

Oct 26, 2018

US Treasury sanctions 2 Singapore firms for alleged North Korea dealings, money laundering

Asian shares climb on strong US corporate earnings, data

Oct 17, 2018

Asian shares climb as strong US corporate earnings, data calm concern about softening growth

IMF-World Bank ends meetings with call to brace for risks

Oct 13, 2018

IMF-World Bank ends meetings with call to brace for risks as trade tensions, debt problems build

The Latest: IMF's Lagarde planning to attend Saudi meeting

Oct 13, 2018

The Latest: IMF's Lagarde planning to attend Saudi conference despite writer's disappearance

UN secretary general visits quake-hit Indonesian city

Oct 12, 2018

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has visited an Indonesian city shattered by an earthquake and tsunami to assess the impact of the disasters

Indonesian president says trade wars too destructive

Oct 12, 2018

Indonesian president says trade wars are an invitation to destruction, as shares rebound on news of possible Trump-Xi meeting

The Latest: Southeast Asian leaders affirm free trade goals

Oct 11, 2018

Southeast Asian leaders affirm free trade goals, aim to close gaps in development

As markets swoon, finance chiefs urge US, China to cool it

Oct 11, 2018

World Bank, IMF heads urge U.S., China to play by rules, fix, not break world trade system as tumbling share prices underscore risks

New Indonesia quake kills 3 in Java village, shakes Bali

Oct 11, 2018

An earthquake collapsed homes on Indonesia's eastern Java island, killing three people, and shook the tourist hotspot of Bali, two weeks after a major quake-tsunami disaster in a central region of the archipelago

The Latest: Quake near Bali, Indonesia, kills at least 3

Oct 11, 2018

Indonesia authorities say at least three people have been killed and four injured Thursday after a powerful earthquake struck near the popular tourist island of Bali