Singapore shares open up on Thursday

SINGAPORE stocks opened higher on Thursday, with the Straits Times Index moving up 0.1 per cent, or 3.67 points to 3,240.32 as at 9.03am.

Stocks to watch: Addvalue, Alliance Mineral, Keppel Corp

THE following companies saw new developments that may affect trading of their shares on Thursday:

SilkAir welcomes new Boeing 737 Max 8 to fleet

SINGAPORE Airlines subsidiary, SilkAir, welcomed the arrival of its new aircraft on Wednesday - the Boeing 737 MAX 8.

Singapore regulator, OCBC, HSBC, MUFG create 'Know Your Customer' blockchain prototype

OCBC Bank, HSBC and Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG), along with the Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA), have become the first consortium in South-east Asia to develop a prototype for a Know Your Customer (KYC) blockchain, the parties said in a joint release on Tuesday.

Singapore listcos not ready for IFRS convergence; chartered accountants body unveils roadmap to help

MANY listed companies are not prepared for the looming International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) convergence which kicks in next year, a survey found.

Acra may gain powers to inspect firms in Accountants Act review: Indranee

THE Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority (Acra) may be empowered to conduct firm-level inspections of public-accounting firms and mete out sanctions as part of a review of the Accountants Act, Senior Minister of State for Law and Finance Indranee Rajah said on Tuesday at the Singapore...

Broker's Take: UOB Kay Hian resumes 'buy' call on Oxley Holdings

UOB Kay Hian has resumed coverage on property developer Oxley Holdings with a "buy" call, citing Singapore's property upcycle and the firm's sizable landbank. ...

Creative subsidiary files patent infringement lawsuit against Nvidia in the US

CREATIVE Technology's wholly owned subsidiary, ZiiLabs, has filed a patent infringement lawsuit in the United States against tech company Nvidia Corporation, according to an announcement on Tuesday...

Jaya calls off Heduru Moni reverse takeover; to be delisted from SGX

CASH company Jaya Holdings will be delisted from the Singapore Exchange (SGX) after calling off a reverse takeover deal that failed to receive regulatory approval.

Hong Kong shareholder buys remaining Golden Village Singapore stake after blocking mm2's bid

HONG Kong's Orange Sky Golden Harvest Entertainment (Holdings) is buying up the remaining 50 per cent of Singapore's Golden Village cinema businesss that it does not own after blocking an earlier bid by Singapore-listed mm2 Asia...

Singapore shares open down on Friday

SINGAPORE stocks opened lower on Friday, with the Straits Times Index retreating 4.25 points or 0.1 per cent to 3,222.89 as at 9.02am.

Stocks to watch: Koh Brothers Eco, Aspen, Thakral Corp, Keppel Corp

THE following companies saw new developments that may affect trading of their shares on Friday:

Singapore home prices seen reversing after a long downward trend

FOR the first time in four years, more analysts seem to be agreeing that the Singapore property market is at an inflection point, and on the cusp of recovery.

Broker's take: Singapore home prices to rebound for first time in 4 years

OCBC Investment Research expects the Urban Redevelopment Authority's (URA) third-quarter price index to rebound for the first time in four years - a key inflection point marking the end of the Singapore housing bear. ...

Singapore shares open up on Thursday

SINGAPORE stocks opened higher on Thursday, with the Straits Times Index moving up 8.15 points or 0.3 per cent to 3,244.3 as at 9.01am.

Singapore shares open flat on Wednesday

SINGAPORE stocks opened flat on Wednesday, with the Straits Times Index falling 1.38 points to 3,210.66 as at 9.02 am.

Stocks to watch: M1, Mandarin Oriental, BreadTalk

THE following companies saw new developments that may affect trading of their shares on Wednesday:

Singapore shares open down on Tuesday

SINGAPORE stocks opened lower on Tuesday, with the Straits Times Index shedding three points or 0.1 per cent to 3,212.91 as at 9.04am.

Singapore shares open up on Monday

SINGAPORE stocks opened higher on Monday, with the Straits Times Index gaining 13.27 points to 3,233.52 as at 9.01am.

Stocks to watch: Olam International, Hatten Land, Sunright

THE following companies saw new developments that may affect trading of their shares on Monday:

Stocks to watch: Neo Group, Hatten Land, SingHaiyi

THE following companies saw new developments that may affect trading of their shares on Friday:

Stocks to watch: Great Eastern, OCBC, CCT, Raffles Education

THE following companies saw new developments that may affect trading of their shares on Thursday:

Stocks to watch: Keppel Corp, ST Engineering, UEL

THE following companies saw new developments that may affect trading of their shares on Wednesday:

Stocks to watch: Sembcorp Marine, IPC, Rowsley

THE following companies saw new developments that may affect trading of their shares on Tuesday:

Hot Stock: ComfortDelGro stock falls after losing tender to rival SMRT

COMFORTDELGRO stock fell on Monday on news that it had lost the tender to operate the Thomson-East Coast (TEL) line to competitor SMRT. According to the Land Transport Authority (LTA), ComfortDelgro's bid paled in comparison to SMRT both on quality and price evaluation as its service fee was...