Ford Motor Co said on Friday it would lay off about 500 people at its Romanian division this year, less than initially envisioned.
Eli Lilly said on Friday it had lost a patent case in Germany over its blockbuster Alimta lung cancer drug to generic drugmaker Actavis, hitting the U.S. drugmaker's future sales hopes for the medicine.
Education Minister Heng Swee Keat says MOE will set up another 20 school-based centres this year and 20 more next year.
Reports that Islamic State's most notorious executioner was born on their soil have stirred deep unease among Kuwaitis about the vulnerability of their country to wars in nearby Iraq and Syria in which some of their Arab allies have become combatants.
Singapore will continue to grow if it can stay the course and restructure the economy, innovate and raise productivity, said Trade and Industry Minister Lim Hng Kiang on Friday (Mar 6).
The European Union imposed sanctions on more supporters of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on Friday, saying the situation in the country "continues to deteriorate".
A coalition led by the U.S. military targeted Islamic State militants with 16 air strikes since early Thursday, its Combined Joint Task Force said.
To ensure Singapore remains a vibrant tourism destination, a key focus will be the rejuvenation of Orchard Road, says Second Minister for Trade and Industry S Iswaran.
In a bid to keep South America's notorious 'barra brava' hooligans away from football stadiums, Chile is implementing strict rules that fans complain will take the fizz out of proceedings at the Copa America in June.
United Biscuits CEO Martin Glenn has been appointed chief executive of the English Football Association, the ruling body said on Friday.