New survey reveals world's most expensive, cheapest cities
Researchers looked at the prices of 138 products and services – including food, drink, clothing, and household supplies in around 130 cities worldwide – to draw up the ranking
Time for disruptive developmental strategies
One of the common denominators of the history of Nigeria is what could have been. From comparison to other nation at independence with the same developmental indexes such as South Korea
Virus-hit Singapore's Q2 recession deeper than estimated
Singapore's virus-hammered economy shrank almost 43 percent in the second quarter, in a sign that the country's first recession in more than a decade was deeper than initially estimated, official data showed Tuesday.
North Korea denounces US two years after Singapore summit
North Korea criticised Donald Trump in a stinging denunciation of the United States on Friday, the second anniversary of a landmark summit in Singapore
Singapore reports record jump in coronavirus cases
Singapore reported a record daily jump of more than 1,400 coronavirus cases Monday, taking its total to over 8,000, with almost all new infections linked to dormitories housing foreign labourers.
COVID-19: ‘Southeast not benefitting from federal government’s palliatives’
Founder of Igbo Youth Movement, Elliot Ugochukwu-Uko, spoke with select journalists on the Federal Government’s handling of the COVID-19 pandemic in the country, where he alleged that the distribution of palliatives was skewed
COVID-19 and challenges of economic development
The rampaging Coronavirus otherwise called COVID-19 crept into the consciousness of the world without much fanfare. The initial response was lackadaisical as the world
Singapore court rejects challenge to gay sex ban
A fresh bid to overturn a Singapore law banning gay sex failed Monday as a court dismissed several challenges, a setback for efforts to promote greater LGBT rights in Asia.