The gains came after better-than-expected US economic growth data and news that Germany had narrowly averted recession.
Actor Romeo Tan says he enjoys playing Zhang Yan, a man who becomes corrupted by power in The Journey: Tumultuous Times, despite grappling with jargon-filled lines and an instance where his facial hair got in the way of a serious scene.
The Manila-based ADB is too large and established to be threatened by the infrastructure investment lender proposed by Beijing, said Takehiko Nakao.
Ms Cheung Siew Li and Ms Julia Lee each received the Outstanding Social Worker Award from President Tony Tan Keng Yam on Wednesday.
The suspects claimed to have found gold ingots while excavating an unknown site in Singapore, and allegedly offered to sell them at an attractive price.
As of late Tuesday (Nov 25), the megastar's Twitter and Facebook accounts had both disappeared and almost all videos from his official account had been taken off YouTube.
The six-lane Nathan Road in the Mongkok district reopened to traffic on Wednesday (Nov 26) after pro-democracy protesters' barricades and tents were removed.
The eagerly awaited 315-billion-euro (US$393b) investment plan is the cornerstone of European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker's five-year agenda to jumpstart the EU's moribund economy.
The Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE) has indefinitely shelved a plan to hold a two-hour evening session, which was being considered as a way for the bourse to better compete with rivals in Europe and the United States.
The new centre aims to create local diagnostic products more quickly using the combined skills of experts including clinicians, researchers, innovators and entrepreneurs.