IE Singapore ties up with South Korea's Gyeonggi province in tech start-ups, wholesale trade, logistics

MORE partnerships in technology startups, wholesale distribution and logistics between Singapore companies and South Korean firms is the target of a new memorandum of understanding (MOU) inked on Tuesday between IE Singapore and Korean province Gyeonggi, host to many world-class companies like...

Cheung Woh sells entire stake in Jiangsu Tysan Precision, exits China car market

CHEUNG Woh Technologies, a manufacturer of precision components in hard drives, said on Monday it has entered into two sale and purchase agreements to offload its entire 31.34 per cent stake in Jiangsu Tysan Precision Engineering to Chinese companies Changshushi Zhongjin Industrial Investment Co...

Hot stock: F J Benjamin says no undisclosed information as share surge to 2-year high

F J BENJAMIN (FJB) Holdings is unaware of any undisclosed information which could explain a spike in its share price on Tuesday, the fashion retailer said mid-session in response to a trading query by the Singapore Exchange (SGX).

ACCA regional policy head Chiew Chun Wee gets board seat on global auditing standards body

THE International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board (IAASB) has appointed the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants' (ACCA) regional head of policy for Asia-Pacific, Chiew Chun Wee, as a member of its board beginning Jan 1, 2018...

OUE Lippo Healthcare: No decision on sale, plans for KL site; any evaluation preliminary

OUE Lippo Healthcare (OUELH) on Tuesday said that any evaluation on a prime plot of land in Kuala Lumpur is exploratory and preliminary, and no decision has been made on whether to sell the land or change its development plans.

ACRA rejects Serrano's request to delay AGM

INTERIOR design and furniture firm Serrano Limited's request for an extension to hold its annual general meeting (AGM) from Nov 14 , 2017 to Feb 28, 2018, has been rejected by the Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority (ACRA)...

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IMDA, MAS to push career development of fintech professionals

INDUSTRY and academia have for the first time tied up in a nationwide collaboration to better equip Singaporeans with the right skills to take up infocomm technology jobs in the financial industry.

IMDA, MAS to push career development of fintech professionals

THE Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) and the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) on Nov 16 signed a Memorandum of Intent (MOI) under the TechSkills Accelerator (TeSA) FinTech Collective to develop a talent pool skilled in infocomm technology (ICT) with a focus on financial technology (...

3 local e-commerce services firms bag S$100,000 deal under IE Singapore initiative

AN alliance of three e-commerce services companies has clinched its first deal in South-east Asia worth S$100,000, as part of a new initiative by IE Singapore to help such companies band together to offer services to the region's e-commerce market...

Singapore shares open down on Thursday

SINGAPORE stocks opened 0.2 per cent lower on Thursday, with the Straits Times Index dropping 6.09 points to 3,415.16 as at 9.03am.

Stocks to watch: Singtel, Keppel-KBS US Reit, Noble, F&N, Suntec Reit

STOCKS to look out for on Thursday morning trading include Singtel, Keppel-KBS US Reit, Noble Group, Fraser & Neave (F&N) and Suntec Reit.

Parkway Life Reit Q3 DPU up 10%

PARKWAY Life Real Estate Investment Trust (Reit) on Thursday reported a 10.1 per cent year-on-year increase in its distribution per unit (DPU) to 3.37 Singapore cents for its third financial quarter ended Sept 30, 2017.

Singapore was world's fourth most-visited city, will overtake London by 2025: Euromonitor

SINGAPORE was the fourth most-visited city in the world last year and is tipped to become No 3 by 2025, according to Euromonitor's latest ranking of the the top 100 tourist destinations...

Singapore shares open flat on Wednesday

SINGAPORE stocks opened flat on Wednesday, with the Straits Times Index creeping up 0.44 point to 3,413.54 as at 9.03am.

Stocks to watch: ST Engineering, CapitaLand, OKP, SIA, Perennial

STOCKS to look out for on Wednesday morning trading include ST Engineering, CapitaLand, OKP Holdings, Singapore Airlines and Perennial Real Estate.

CapitaLand posts 28% rise in Q3 profit on fair value, portfolio gains

FAIR value and portfolio gains from its Singapore and China properties, together with a 60 per cent stake in CapitaLand Vietnam Commercial Fund I helped boost real estate giant CapitaLand's earnings for the third financial quarter by 28 per cent...

Singapore shares open up on Tuesday on record US indices

SINGAPORE stocks opened higher on Tuesday, with the Straits Times Index rising 9.36 points or 0.3 per cent to 3,391.21 as at 9.03am.

Stocks to watch: Cityneon, Hi-P, Vallianz, ASL Marine, Genting Singapore

STOCKS to look out for on Tuesday morning trading include Cityneon, Hi-P International, Vallianz Holdings, ASL Marine and Genting Singapore.

GIC, Australia's Vicinity Centres to swap Sydney shopping mall, CBD assets

SINGAPORE'S sovereign wealth fund GIC and Australian property group Vicinity Centres have agreed to undertake a property swop...

Singapore shares open flat on Monday; DBS falls

SINGAPORE shares opened flat on Monday, with the Straits Times Index dropping 0.85 points to 3,381.46 as at 9.04 am.

Stocks to watch: DBS, BreadTalk, Yoma, CNMC

STOCKS to look out for on Monday morning trading include DBS Bank, BreadTalk Group, Yoma Strategic and CNMC Goldmine.

GIC and Australia's Vicinity Centres to swop stakes in mall properties

SINGAPORE'S sovereign wealth fund GIC and Australian property group Vicinity Centres have agreed to undertake a property swop...

Valuing a business via its income still preferred in Asean: study

EARNINGS before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation (Ebitda), and using the income approach are methods Asean business executives prefer when valuing a business, a joint study by the Institute of Valuers and Appraisers, Singapore (IVAS), and Ernst & Young Solutions (EY), has found.

Fourth Avenue GLS residential site launched for sale by public tender

A RESIDENTIAL site at Fourth Avenue under the Reserve List of the first-half 2017 Government Land Sales programme has been launched for sale by public tender on Thursday, the Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) has announced.