Nine Emirate companies, as foreign investors, have committed to projects in Punjab with DP World getting into the planned Pathankot Logistics Hub

DW BUREAU / SINGAPORE Building on its success of having already tapped USD 5.6 billion to date, Punjab is targeting a USD 30 billion investment for its industrialisation programme next year, said BS Kohli, Advisor to Punjab Bureau of Investment Promotion, here on Tuesday. He said touching on the 2020 investment target and confident of […]

Singapore competition watchdog fines Grab, Uber $9.5 mln over merger

By Aradhana Aravindan SINGAPORE, Sept 24 : Singapore’s anti-trust watchdog fined ride-hailing firms Grab and Uber a combined S$13 million ($9.5 million) over their merger deal, and ordered Uber to sell vehicles from its local leasing business to any rival that makes a reasonable offer. U.S.-based Uber Technologies Inc sold its Southeast Asian business to […]

Singapore panel recommends regulation of tech firms over fake news

By John Geddie and Aradhana Aravindan SINGAPORE, Sept 20 : A Singapore parliamentary committee said on Thursday the government should consider legislation to ensure technology companies rein in online fake news and that those responsible are punished. The committee, set up to make recommendations on fighting “deliberate online falsehoods”, said measures were needed as companies […]