Jobless rate inches up amid tight labour market
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Jobless rate inches up amid tight labour market

The job scene here is off to a tepid start this year, with the highest jobless rate and lowest increase in new jobs filled since 2011. While unemployment remained low at 2.1 per cent in the first quarter, this seasonally adjusted rate was

A pragmatic way is alternative fuel
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A pragmatic way is alternative fuel

Even as we work towards cleaner vehicle technology to prevent air pollution, we must invest in other fuels that deliver results in short-term simultaneously It’s been almost two decades since Delhi’s public transport system made the sweeping

Indian shares hit record highs
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Indian shares hit record highs

MUMBAI (REUTERS) – Indian shares surged to a record high and the rupee rallied to its strongest in 10 months on rising hopes that exit polls would show Bharatiya Janata Party and its allies winning a majority in the current elections. A

Malaysia’s Khazanah
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Malaysia’s Khazanah

MANILA (Reuters) – Malaysia’s state investor Khazanah Nasional Bhd and global private investment firm TPG have agreed to buy US$132 million (S$165.3 million) worth of shares in 8990 Holdings, the Philippine mass housing developer said on Wednesday. Khazanah

Actress
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Actress

NEW YORK (AFP) – Oscar-nominated actress Ruby Dee, who was also known for her activism during the US civil rights movement, has died at the age of 91, her agent said on Thursday. The stage, television and film star – a pioneer among America’s