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  1. FILE PHOTO: FILE PHOTO: United States one dollar bills seen on a light table at the Bureau of Engra

    US personal income falls; spending weakest since 2009

    U.S. personal income fell for the first time in more than three years in January as dividends and interest payments dropped, pointing to moderate ...
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    US economic growth slows moderately in Q4

  3. NFL: Super Bowl LIII-City Views

    Bottler Coca-Cola HBC warns of higher finance costs, lower consumer spending

    Shares of soft drink bottler Coca Cola HBC AG fell 4 percent on Thursday after it warned of higher finance costs and weak consumer spending in ...
  4. shopping mall

    Commentary: Consumerism is hitting a crisis - millennials staying away from shops

    People are buying less and are increasingly interested in experiences instead, Brendan Canavan from the University of Huddersfield says.
  5. FILE PHOTO: People look at  iPhones at the World Trade Center Apple Store during a Black Friday sal

    NY AG, governor probing Apple's response to FaceTime bug

  6. Shoppers carry bags of purchased merchandise at the King of Prussia Mall, United States' large

    US consumer morale at two-year low; factory output surges

    U.S. consumer sentiment tumbled in early January to its lowest level since President Donald Trump was elected more than two years ago amid fears ...
  7. FILE PHOTO: The GSK logo is seen on top of GSK Asia House in Singapore

    Drugmaker GSK to split after striking Pfizer consumer health deal

    GlaxoSmithKline plans to split into two businesses - one for prescription drugs and vaccines, the other for over-the-counter products - after ...
  8. There are over 1,000 types of bananas worldwide, but the Cavendish variety is the big cash crop.

    The banana money trail: Prices rising in Singapore, but farmers not gaining

    The cost of bananas from the Philippines has shot up, but farmers are struggling with losses, so where is the money from consumers going to, ...
  9. A woman uses her mobile phone in Munich

    US top court leans towards allowing Apple App Store antitrust suit

    U.S. Supreme Court justices on Monday will take up Apple Inc's effort to bury a lawsuit seeking damages from the company for allegedly ...
  10. hawker centre

    Profit margins for hawker fare? As low as 20 to 30 cents

    Some consumers are unwilling to pay more for that bowl of fish ball noodles or ban mian, as Talking Point discovers. What might it take for higher ...