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China plans police retirement base for HK cops

Mainland site in Zhaoqing ‘aims to provide a high quality life with low cost’.

Sweden to raise retirement age to 62 next year

Politicians have voted to gradually raise the pensionable age in order to sustain the system.

7 misconceptions about saving for retirement

Many Malaysians are insufficiently prepared for retirement. Read on to find out how you can fix this dangerous situation.

Why you should start financial planning early

Savings alone used to be enough, but this is no longer so today. It’s all about staying ahead of inflation.

7 strategies to ‘FI/RE’ your way to financial independence

FI/RE is the acronym for Financially Independent, Retire Early. It's a very real possibility but only if you are up to the challenge.

Surging baht shatters expat dreams of easy retirement

World’s top-performing currency forcing exodus of foreigners to neighbouring countries.

European Solheim Cup hero Pettersen announces retirement

Suzann Pettersen has been a professional for 18 years, winning the Europe rookie of the year title in 2001 and then going on to win 23 times, including two majors.

With 1/3 of national budget for civil servants, pension review a...

Former Cuepacs secretary-general AH Ponniah says the government has no choice but says any change should go through a royal commission

10 reasons to retire in Ipoh

Ipoh in Perak is ranked as one of the nine best places to retire in the world.

Not all civil servants deserve pension, says academic

Pension is critical to survival for some, but a former senior civil servant says it's outdated.

Smooth succession: Jack Ma eases out of a thriving Alibaba

Ma will officially leave Alibaba on his birthday next Tuesday, and plans to put his vast fortune into education initiatives.

Cameroonian Eto’o hangs up his boots

Samuel Eto'o announced his retirement at the age of 38 on an Instagram post that said, 'the end, towards a new challenge.'

Nicki Minaj stuns fans with retirement announcement

Award-winning rapper announces her retirement to her 20 million Twitter followers saying she wants to have a family.

Merkel hints at return to academia after politics

Angela Merkel has been in office since 2005.

What if you retire without owning any property?

Invest your money and do buy a property to stay in when you retire and your income stops.

Retiring with healthy savings seems an impossible dream for many

The government needs to increase the minimum wage and revise the EPF retirement plan.

Former England defender Ashley Cole calls time on 20-year career

One of England’s most decorated players calls time on 20-year career and hopes to go into coaching.

Dutch hero Sneijder announces retirement from football

Wesley Sneijder, who debuted in 2003 aged 19, made the announcement on FC Utrecht's YouTube channel.

Former Uruguay striker Forlan announces retirement

Forlan played for major European teams such as Manchester United, Villarreal, Atletico Madrid and Inter Milan before ending his career in Asia.

Former New Zealand captain McCullum announces retirement

The Global T20 Canada league would be the final curtain call for McCullum who says the sacrifices and commitment required of him is too great a challenge.

Sri Lanka to honour retired quick Kulasekara

Kulasekara will be honoured at a ceremony for his services to Sri Lankan cricket.

American Vollmer announces retirement from competing

Dana Vollmer says her retirement is not letting go of a dream but having the ambition to start a new one.

Former Man United defender Evra announces retirement

Patrice Evra has made more than 700 club appearances in total and also earned 81 caps with the France national team.

7 practical steps to plan for your retirement

Successful retirement plans are not too complicated, and are works in progress that must be reviewed at least annually or every six months.