Trustee calls on Swiber to pay up

The Bank of New York Mellon (Singapore branch), as trustee of certain trust certificates, has called on Swiber Holdings to pay up immediately on its Series 001 Trust Certificates.

Asean Corporate Governance Scorecard: Singapore companies' progress flatlines

The country report for Singapore, part of the Asean Corporate Governance Scorecard 2018, indicated that the development of CG practices here has essentially flatlined, and that the gap in standards between the large-capitalisation (large-cap) companies and the rest of the field is continuing to...

Corporate governance progress flatlines for Singapore companies

The country report for Singapore, part of the Asean Corporate Governance Scorecard 2018, indicated that the development of CG practices here has essentially flatlined, and that the gap in standards between the large-capitalisation (large-cap) companies and the rest of the field is continuing to...

Law firm sharpening its edge in digital age

IN THIS age of digital disruption, companies are employing innovative ways and means to not just stay on top of technological change, but they also hope to turn such advancements into a business advantage.
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Affordable luxury: Wayne Goss make-up brushes

MAKE-UP mavens know that among the best make-up brushes in the world are those made by the Japanese - brands such as Chikuhodo and Hakuhodo.

United Global enters Australia joint venture

CATALIST-LISTED United Global has entered into a joint-venture agreement that will see it involved in the importation and distribution of lubricant products in Australia.

United Global unit enters JV in Australia

CATALIST-LISTED United Global has entered into a joint venture that will be involved in the importation and distribution of lubricant products in Australia.

Top Glove unit buys 85% stake in medical supplies maker

RUBBER glove maker Top Glove Corporation Bhd said on Thursday that its subsidiary would be buying an 85 per cent stake in Duramedical Sdn Bhd, a Malaysian medical supplies manufacturer.

Lian Beng unit heads for Catalist listing

LIAN Beng Group has restructured its businesses and will be spinning off its property development unit, SLB Development, to be listed on the Catalist Board of the Singapore Exchange (SGX).

Lian Beng unit heads for Catalist listing

SLB Development, a property development unit of Lian Beng Group, will be offering its shares to the public as it heads towards a listing on Singapore's Catalist board...

Shareholder sues Noble and execs, accuses them of inflating profits

TROUBLED commodity trader Noble Group suffered fresh blows on Tuesday, as a major shareholder filed a lawsuit in Singapore accusing it of inflating profits to raise money.

S&P downgrades Noble rating to 'D'

NOBLE Group has had its rating downgraded by S&P Global Ratings, after the Hong Kong-based commodity trader said that it will miss the principal and coupon payments on two of its outstanding US dollar notes.

Asia-Pac private equity industry soars to new highs in 2017

THE private equity (PE) industry in the Asia-Pacific region put in a record showing in 2017, with all signs pointing to it having entered a new era - one defined by a broader market, intense competition and shifting sources of value.

Alliance Mineral Assets terminates services of CEO and his wife

AUSTRALIAN mining company Alliance Mineral Assets (AMAL) has terminated the services of its CEO Tjandra Adi Pramoko and his wife Simone Suen Sze Man, who serves as executive director of the company, saying it has "lost confidence" in the abilities of both persons in continuing their...

Alliance Mineral Assets terminates services of its CEO and his wife

AUSTRALIAN mining company Alliance Mineral Assets (AMAL) has terminated the services of its CEO Tjandra Adi Pramoko and his wife Simone Suen Sze Man, who serves as an executive director of the company, saying it has "lost confidence" in the abilities of both persons in continuing their...

Dairy Farm posts 'disappointing' result

RETAIL group Dairy Farm International Holdings has, by its own admission, put up a "disappointing" showing for 2017...

Dairy Farm posts "disappointing" 2017 result, looks to review food businesses in SEA

DAIRY Farm International Holdings reported a net profit attributable to shareholders of US$403.5 million (S$531.2 million) for the year ended Dec 31, 2017, down from US$469.0 million the year before.

Oceanus back in the black with full-year profit of 176m yuan

OCEANUS Group, which has been on the Singapore Exchange's (SGX) watch-list since December 2015, reached a "turning point" in the year 2017...

Jardine C&C posts 16% jump in earnings to US$811m

JARDINE Cycle & Carriage (Jardine C&C) on Thursday reported a 16 per cent jump in full-year earnings; its underlying profit attributable to shareholders rose to US$811 million for the year ended Dec 31, 2017, from US$702 million in 2016.

Oceanus back in the black, hopes to exit SGX watch list

OCEANUS Group, which is on the Singapore Exchange's (SGX) watch list, had much to boast about for its earnings report for 2017...

Jardine C&C reports 16% jump in FY2017 profit

JARDINE Cycle & Carriage (Jardine C&C) on Thursday reported a 16 per cent jump in full-year earnings, to US$811 million for 2017, from US$702 million in 2016.

AIA group and S'pore division report firm growth for FY17

PAN-ASIAN life insurance group AIA and its Singapore division turned in a strong performance for the 2017 financial year.

Q&M Dental FY2017 profit drops 16% due to one-off gain the year before

Q&M Dental Group (Singapore) Limited (Q&M) reported a 16 per cent drop in net profit attributable to its parent of S$23.9 million for FY2017, from S$28.3 million the year before.

Aoxin Q&M Dental posts 46 per cent fall in profit for FY2017

AOXIN Q&M Dental Group reported a 16 per cent growth in its topline for the year ended Dec 31, 2017. Its revenue grew to 100.7 million yuan (S$21 million), from 86.9 million yuan the year before.

CPFIS-included funds yield positive returns in Q4 2017

UNIT trusts and investment-linked insurance products (ILPs) under the Central Provident Fund Investment Scheme (CPFIS) yielded positive returns, on average, in the fourth quarter of 2017.