LONDON/BEIJING (Reuters) - A slide in sugar prices driven by excess supplies may be given fresh impetus soon, with China, one of the world's top importers, likely to cut back on purchases after a sharp jump in stocks.
THE GROWTH of the Iskandar development region will not pose a threat to Singapore's manufacturing sector.
TOKYO (AP) - Sony chief executive officer Kazuo Hirai says the electronics giant's board will discuss a proposal by US hedge fund manager Daniel Loeb to spin off up to 20 per cent of its movie, TV and music division.
INDONESIANS retreated from the luxury home market in the first quarter to a much greater extent than buyers from mainland Chinese, India and the United States.
LONDON (AP) - The Bank of England's policymakers remain divided on whether to provide more stimulus to the flat-lining economy.