SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore's central bank censured a record 20 banks on Friday after it found more than 100 traders in the city state tried to rig key borrowing and currency rates. Full story
ZURICH (Reuters) - UBS <UBSN.VX> said it is cooperating with Singapore's regulator following the city-state's censure of 20 banks whose traders were found to have manipulated benchmark borrowing and currency rates. Full story
SYDNEY (Reuters) - A looming crisis in Asia as women delay giving birth, leading to low fertility rates that have dire implications for economic growth, is opening huge opportunities for the fast-growing in-vitro fertilization (IVF) industry. Full story
HONG KONG (Reuters) - Efforts to make the global financial system safer could be making Asia more - not less - vulnerable to any credit market shocks, leaving bond traders worried that a sharp selloff since late May could turn into a rout. Full story
SINGAPORE/BEIJING (Reuters) - Dissident and opposition groups in Asia, including those supported by the United States, are voicing concern over reports that Washington may have monitored and collected their conversations and e-mails. Full story
Mary and Rick Todd have traveled to Washington, D.C., convinced U.S. security is at risk after they say their son, Shane, was killed in Singapore by spies for China due to his high-tech work at a research firm. NBC’s Kelly O’Donnell reports.
In an interview with Britain’s Daybreak TV program, the father of a student gang-raped, beaten and murdered in India recalls seeing tears in the eyes of his unconscious daughter — who aspired to be a doctor — as she was transported to Singapore for medical attention. He also calls on his country to
The biggest success in the 40-year history of PBS’ Masterpiece Theater, “Downton Abbey” launched its third season Monday night. The period drama has been ratings gold in the U.S., Denmark, Singapore, Brazil, and more. NBC’s Andrea Canning reports.
The 23-year-old who was gang-raped in New Delhi and thrown from a bus has died from her injuries in Singapore, where she was being treated. NBC’s Natalie Morales reports.
Whether you’re going to a party or just looking for a simple meal to enjoy at home, award-winning chef Ming Tsai shares two of his favorite delicious and easy noodle dishes: Singapore curry tofu noodles and lemongrass pork lettuce cups.
Flight attendants from regional carrier SilkAir take an escalator at Changi Airport in Singapore in this May 17, 2013 file photo. Asia's top companies have become more optimistic about their business outlook with the retail and shipping industries rebounding sharply in the second quarter of 2013, th
Cranes stand above an apartment complex under construction in Singapore in this May 15, 2013 file photo. Asia's top companies have become more optimistic about their business outlook with the retail and shipping industries rebounding sharply in the second quarter of 2013, the latest Thomson Reuters/
A bride and her bridesmaids pose for a photographer in the hazy skyline of the Singapore Flyer at Marina Barrage June 18, 2013. Air pollution in Singapore and Malaysia rose to unhealthy levels on Monday thanks to illegal forest clearing in Indonesia, prompting Singapore to advise people against stay
Men watch the sun set in the hazy skyline of the Singapore Flyer June 18, 2013. Air pollution in Singapore and Malaysia rose to unhealthy levels on Monday thanks to illegal forest clearing in Indonesia, prompting Singapore to advise people against staying outdoors for long and to urge Indonesia to d