Gulf Times - Singaporean
Britain seeks looser IPO rules to lure Aramco, worries investors

Britain seeks looser IPO rules to lure Aramco, worries investors

Britain wants to loosen rules on listing state companies, a move that critics say is designed to help London win the IPO of Saudi Arabian oil giant Saudi Aramco but could weaken minority investor protection.

Chinese tour guide jailed for swindling Singapore widow

Chinese tour guide jailed for swindling Singapore widow

A Chinese tour guide who swindled an elderly Singaporean widow out of millions has been handed an eight-year prison term in a highly-charged case that has fanned anti-immigrant sentiment in Singapore.

Amid protests, Hollande stands by labour reform

Amid protests, Hollande stands by labour reform

French President Francois Hollande has vowed to stick with his controversial attempts to reform the labour market...

Modi meets BJP leaders for talks on forming govt

Modi meets BJP leaders for talks on forming govt

Prime minister-elect Narendra Modi yesterday summoned senior figures from his Bharatiya Janata Party for talks on forming a new government ...

International Cultural Festival a huge draw

International Cultural Festival a huge draw

Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development is hosting a month-long International Cultural Festival...