UBS CEO Sergio Ermotti said: "My own view is things are likely to go worse before they get better," when it comes to the trade war.
The 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) along with China, Japan, South Korea, India, Australia and New Zealand are trying to achieve full conclusion of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) agreement in 2019. The countries had hoped to reach broad agreement on
Senior officials from Australia, India, Japan and the U.S. -- a set of countries known as “the Quad” -- plan to meet Thursday on the sidelines of a regional summit in Singapore. It will be only the third meeting of the group since its revival last year as a counterweight to China’s growing economic
Further prolonging negotiations for a major free trade deal in the Asia-Pacific will put it at risk of losing credibility, Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said on Wednesday, as the leaders of the countries involved met to complete the pact. The 10-member Association of Southeast Asian
The big overhang could be the earnings results of tech behemoth Tencent Holdings Ltd., slated to be released after Wednesday’s market close. The industry accounts for almost a fifth of Asia’s stock index and so far, several Chinese tech companies have reported worse-than-expected results. Add to that
Singapore Airlines Ltd (SIAL.SI) is facing no problem selling business class tickets on its ultra-long non-stop flights to the United States but is having to price premium economy seats very attractively, a senior executive said on Wednesday. The airline ordered seven new ultra-long range twin-engine
When Joelle Dupas falls ill, she goes to a medical centre in her home town in rural western France where all 12 doctors have come out of retirement. The 66-year-old tried for months to find a doctor after retiring to Laval, a quiet town of 50,000 residents surrounded by rolling fields. The Service
Healthcare is now fund managers' most overweight sector, according to Bank of America. Fund allocation into tech is at its lowest levels since February 2009. Investors are the least optimistic on tech stocks since the depths of the financial crisis, and are instead piling into another, safer, corner
YouTube star Lilly Singh is taking a break from the video platform. She cited he mental health and burnout as the major reasons she's stepping away from the site. She isn't the first YouTube celebrity to leave because of burnout.
Editorial note: Business Insider will name its 2018 Car of the Year on Monday, November 19. Each day this week, we're taking another look at the five vehicles that were runners-up that were selected from a pool of 15 finalists. We featured the 2018 Lincoln Navigator and the 2018 Ferrari 812 Superfast
The Adoption Network estimates that nearly 100 million Americans have experienced adoption in their immediate family, while the US Census claims that one in 25 families in America have an adopted child. From Nelson Mandela to Ice-T, see which of your favourite famous faces were brought up by non-biological
President Donald Trump has many "authoritarian leanings," but the structure of America's political system ultimately restrains him from being a full-blown authoritarian leader, Ian Bremmer tells INSIDER. President Donald Trump has many "authoritarian leanings," but the structure
Allbirds has released its newest shoe. Called the Tree Topper, it's a high-top sneaker that retails for $US115. The new sneaker is the first to incorporate all of the company's sustainable materials, including its new soles that are made out of a foam derived from sugar.
Migos (comprised of rappers Quavo, Offset, and Takeoff) joined James Corden for the latest edition of "Carpool Karaoke." The trio sang and dabbed along to their own tracks, from "Bad and Boujee" to "Walk It Talk It." They also gave their own renditions of Whitney Houston