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Singapore to further boost money laundering controls amid 1MDB-linked probe

Singapore to further boost money laundering controls amid 1MDB-linked probe

Published 25/07/2016

SINGAPORE Singapore's central bank said it will enhance controls against money laundering and take swift action against banks following damaging findings that financial institutions in [more…]

Chiller in Manila: Filipinos fume as snail-pace internet leaves business on ice

Chiller in Manila: Filipinos fume as snail-pace internet leaves business on ice

Published 17/07/2016

MANILA Patrolling downtown Manila in his new Toyota, Uber driver Daniel Canezal is grumpy. It's not from the heat, grime or traffic of the capital's [more…]

Exclusive: Bank of Italy conducting supervisory inspection at Bank of China offices

Exclusive: Bank of Italy conducting supervisory inspection at Bank of China offices

Published 11/04/2016

HONG KONG The Bank of Italy is carrying out an on-site inspection at the Italian offices of Bank of China Ltd (601988.SS), a Chinese state-owned [more…]

China issues state-firm reform plans, expects results by 2020

Published 13/09/2015

BEIJING China issued some details on Sunday on plans to reform state-owned enterprises (SOEs), including the introduction of "mixed ownership" by bringing in private investment, [more…]

Obama issues challenge on climate change with power plant rule

Published 11/08/2015

(Corrects fifth paragraph to delete reference to President Barack Obama acting by executive order)

By Jeff Mason and Valerie Volcovici

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack [more…]

Obama to unveil tougher climate change plan

Published 03/08/2015

WASHINGTON President Barack Obama will unveil on Monday the final version of his plan to tackle greenhouse gases from coal-fired power plants, kicking off what [more…]

Obama’s climate plan seeks to slash emissions from power plants

Published 02/08/2015

WASHINGTON The White House said it will launch the first ever rule on Monday to cut carbon emissions from power plants, a plan that opponents [more…]

AstraZeneca, Cephalon to pay to resolve Medicaid allegations: U.S.

Published 06/07/2015

WASHINGTON AstraZeneca LP has agreed to pay $46.5 million and Cephalon Inc [TEVAE.UL] $7.5 million to resolve allegations that the two drug companies underpaid rebates [more…]