STI down 6 points

SINGAPORE shares ended the day on a glum note even though the Dow futures, which the index tracks closely, was 20 points up just before 5 pm.

STI extends losses as bank stocks fall

SINGAPORE equities drifted uninspiringly lower for a second straight day this week, dragged by weaker banking stocks, index movers and oil and gas related counters.

Singapore shares close trading down 28.65 points

SINGAPORE shares ended Wednesday's trading on a weak note, dragged by the banking stocks and other index heavyweights...

Fullerton Fund Management to get new asset class heads from July 1

LEADERSHIP changes are impending at Fullerton Fund Management Company with the appointment of two new investment leaders and promotion of a third, as the fund manager moves to build on succession planning.

Feedback sought on proposed changes to Income Tax Act

THE Ministry of Finance is seeking feedback from June 19 to July 10 on the proposed changes to the Income Tax Act, following a periodic review of the income tax system.

MOF seeks feedback on proposed changes to Income Tax Act

THE Ministry of Finance (MOF) is seeking feedback on the proposed changes to the Income Tax Act from June 19 to July 10.

New player riding on insurtech joins local life insurance market

RIDING on the fintech and insurtech wave sweeping Singapore shores, newcomer Singapore Life harbours hope it would be able to make headway in an already intensely competitive life insurance market.

New life insurer joins Singapore market

NEW player Singapore Life on Tuesday said it has been approved as a fully licensed direct life insurer by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), making it the first local insurer to be licensed since 1970.

Singapore brands' value up but strength still a concern: study

THE value of top Singapore brands may have grown but concerns remain about their strength as they have "remained stagnant" and are losing out to some key rivals in the region due to the lack of competitiveness outside of the Singapore market...

IHH breaks ground for 1.36b yuan Gleneagles Shanghai hospital

GLOBAL healthcare provider IHH Healthcare's new Shanghai hospital is part of its eight billion yuan (S$1.6 billion) pipeline of four hospital projects that will pave the way for Greater China to become the group's fifth home market after Malaysia, Singapore, Turkey and India...

Singapore, the Americas to work on fintech together

SINGAPORE and the Americas have joined hands to improve collaboration in the area of fintech.

Linc Energy seeks extension for submission of proposal to resume share trading

LIQUIDATORS of Linc Energy said on Friday they have applied to Singapore Exchange (SGX) for a one-year extension for the submission of a proposal to resume trading in the company's shares...

IHH Healthcare breaks ground for new Shanghai hospital set to open in 2020

IN a sign that marks its entry into its next phase of growth in Greater China, IHH Healthcare broke ground for Gleneagles Shanghai Hospital with its partners.

MAS and Americas bank supervisors' body to bolster fintech ties

THE Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and the Association of Supervisors of Banks of the Americas (ASBA) have inked a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to bolster fintech (financial technology) ties between Singapore and the Americas.

Hot stocks: Most UK-linked firms lose ground

STOCKS of several Singapore companies with British exposure slipped an hour into trading on Friday as results of the UK elections trickle in.

Singapore shares open 5.67 points higher on Friday

SINGAPORE shares opened 5.67 points or 0.18 per cent higher at 3,242.72 on Friday.

Stocks to watch: Singapore firms with British exposure, GLP, Boustead

SINGAPORE companies with British exposure: These include transport giant ComfortDelGro, City Developments, Ho Bee Land, Ascott Residence Trust, Frasers Hospitality Trust and Sembcorp Industries.

iFAST unit joins Singapore Exchange as trading member

iFAST Corporation's wholly owned subsidiary iFAST Financial has been officially admitted as a trading member of Singapore Exchange Securities Trading Limited...

Honeywell sets up cybersecurity hub in Changi Business Park

NEW YORK-LISTED Honeywell Process Solutions will establish an industrial cybersecurity centre of excellence in Singapore - its first such centre in the Asia-Pacific.

Sanli Env shoots up in debut trading

SANLI Environmental's stock made a firm debut on the Catalist board of the Singapore Exchange (SGX) on Thursday, opening at S$0.40, almost double its issue price of S$0.225...

MOU to open doors for more Singapore firms to do business in Myanmar

TO open doors for more Singapore companies to do business in Myanmar, International Enterprise (IE) Singapore on Thursday signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Myanmar Investment Commission (MIC).

Sanli Environmental makes firm debut on Catalist

SANLI Environmental made a firm debut on the Catalist board of Singapore Exchange (SGX) on Thursday, opening at S$0.40, almost double its issue price of S$0.225.

New cybersecurity centre to open in Singapore by year-end

NEW YORK-LISTED Honeywell Process Solutions (HPS) said it will set up a new industrial cybersecurity centre of excellence (COE) in Singapore - its first for the Asia-Pacific region - which is slated to be ready by the end of the year.

Singapore shares open flat on Thursday

SINGAPORE stocks opened flat on Thursday ahead of key events including Britain's elections and the congressional testimony by former FBI chief James Comey in the United States, even as Wall Street ended its session overnight in positive territory...