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China Aims For AIIB Founding By Year-End

Initially proposed by Chinese President Xi Jinping at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Summit held in Bali last October, the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) is reportedly likely to be established with an operating capital of $100 billion within the year. The AIIB was a hot topic of ...

ECB engineers euro ebb

LONDON: Currencies were in focus on Thursday (Aug 17) as traders weighed the intentions of central banks on raising interest rates and pulling money out of markets. The dollar began to recover after falling in the wake of Federal Reserve minutes released Wednesday that hinted at a slower pace of .....

Singapore launches first donor breast milk bank

SINGAPORE: Mothers who are unable to produce enough milk for their premature or sick infants can now rely on a safe supply of breast milk, with the launch of a three-year pilot for Singapore’s first donor breast milk bank. The programme, a collaboration between KK Women’s and Children’s Hospi...