Author Archives: Reuters

Taiwan warns of China’s possible attack

TAIPEI: Beijing could resort to military conflict with self-ruled Taiwan to divert domestic pressure if a slowdown in the world’s second largest economy amid trade war threatens the legitimacy of…

Malaysia approves Gojek’s entry

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia will allow motorcycle-hailing firms such as Indonesia’s Gojek to start limited operations from January, a minister said yesterday, which could help end Grab’s near-monopoly in Malaysia’s broader…

Australia posts poor retail sales, jobs data

SYDNEY: Australian retail sales surprisingly fell last quarter while growth in September was weaker-than-expected, underlining the need for even more stimulus to jumpstart the slowing economy. Retail sales inched up…