WASHINGTON (AFP) - The US jobless rate plunged to 7 per cent in November on the creation of a solid 203,000 jobs, the Commerce Department announced on Friday.
Singapore-based palm oil giant Wilmar International is encouraging the industry to become more environmentally and socially responsible.
Third quarter net profit at construction group Low Keng Huat plunged 62 per cent to $10.4 million due to lower profits from hotel and development segments
AMSTERDAM (REUTERS) - Philips and Samsung Electronics said on Friday they were among the companies visited by European Commission officers this week on suspicion of breaking competition rules, and that they were cooperating with the inspectors.
Second quarter net profit at Singapore-listed Stamford Tyres came in at $4.85 million, reversing a loss of $2.97 million in the same quarter the previous financial year.