Keppel stresses zero-tolerance stance on bribery after new arrests in Petrobras graft probe

February 23, 2016 8:14 AM SINGAPORE – Keppel Corp reiterated on Tuesday (Feb 23) its zero-tolerance stance against any form of illegal activity, including bribery and corruption, involving its employees or associates, after Brazilian police said on Monday they were looking into possible bribes paid in contracts signed by state-run oil company Petrobras and shipbuilder […]

China signals no South China Sea backdown, foreign minister goes to US – AsiaOne

AsiaOne China signals no South China Sea backdown, foreign minister goes to USAsiaOneChinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Beijing, China, February 17, 2016. Photo: Reuters. Reuters Monday, Feb 22, 2016. China’s South China Sea military deployments are no different from US deployments on Hawaii, the …China’s foreign minister to visit […]

Global stocks rally but sterling falters on 'Brexit' fear – Channel News Asia

Channel News Asia Global stocks rally but sterling falters on ‘Brexit’ fearChannel News AsiaWorld stocks rallied Monday (Feb 22) to extend their recovery after recent turmoil but analysts warned of further volatility ahead as “Brexit” fears rattled the foreign exchange market. Posted 22 Feb 2016 23:32. PHOTOS. People walk through the lobby of …‘Brexit’ test […]

Ugandan opposition leader arrested as election outcry grows – Channel News Asia

Channel News Asia Ugandan opposition leader arrested as election outcry growsChannel News AsiaPolice arrested Uganda’s main opposition leader, Kizza Besigye, for the fourth time in eight days on Monday, after an election that the United States and European Union have criticised and the opposition reject as fraudulent. Posted 22 Feb 2016 15:20 …Ugandan elections marred by […]