Government & Economy

Singapore SMEs cite lower growth momentum for H1 2015

SMALL-MEDIUM enterprises (SMEs) in Singapore are citing a lower growth momentum and a more conservative outlook for the first-half of 2015.

Real Estate

SINGAPORE will be scaling back the pace of public housing construction next year, with 26,000 HDB flats targeted, down from the 28,000 flats completed this year.

Real Estate

MINISTER for National Development (MND) Khaw Boon Wan on Monday said he would consider a single-digit fall in public housing resale prices next year manageable and "a very good development"...


SINGAPORE'S Ministry of Transport and the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore on Monday said Indonesia has accepted Singapore's offer of two teams of specialists, and two sets of underwater locator beacon detectors to assist in locating the...

Government & Economy

SINGAPORE'S Ministry of Manpower (MOM) on Monday said it has curbed the work pass privileges of Prime Gold International Pte Ltd (Prime Gold) for two years for retrenching Singaporeans and having them replaced by foreign workers...

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NTUC FairPrice surfs the IT wave to stay competitive

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