Singapore helps Asia-Pac property deals to new record of US$157b

SINGAPORE'S flurry of large deals in 2017 lifted real estate transactions in the Asia-Pacific, with acquisitions growing 6 per cent to hit an all-time high of US$157.5 billion. ...

Roxy-Pacific all set to ride property upturn

FOLLOWING a softer 2017, Roxy-Pacific Holdings is back in the game - just in time for the property upturn.

Roxy-Pacific's Q4 net profit falls 39%

LOWER revenue from some developments eroded Q4 results for Roxy-Pacific Holdings, as net profit fell 38.9 per cent to S$7.3 million from the previous year.

Roxy-Pacific Q4 net profit falls 39% on lower revenue recognition in property development

LOWER contribution from revenue recognition of some property developments eroded results for Roxy-Pacific Holdings in its fourth quarter.
FESTIVE SALES

This Chinese New Year, delivery startups keep tradition alive

RETAIL sales excluding motor vehicles inched up just 0.6 per cent in December, but consumers aren't necessarily holding back for the Chinese New Year (CNY)...

Green lung, people-friendly zone new draws 0f Market St area

THE redevelopment of the former Golden Shoe Car Park will feature a 12,500 square foot public park, Minister for National Development and Second Minister for Finance Lawrence Wong said at a groundbreaking on Friday.

Market Street to get park, footpaths from Golden Shoe Car Park redevelopment: Lawrence Wong

THE redevelopment of the former Golden Shoe Car Park will feature a 12,500 square foot public park, Minister for National Development and Second Minister of Finance Lawrence Wong said at a groundbreaking on Friday.

Overseas property investments: the grass isn't always greener

WHEN Justin Harper bought a two-bedroom unit outside of London in 2014, the last thing he expected was for the £270,000 (S$503,702) investment to possibly go down in flames - literally.
BT EXCLUSIVE

Singapore investors in UK project worry about costs of fixing fire hazard

SEVERAL Singapore investors have found themselves in a limbo over their units in a luxury building apartment outside of London after it was found to be a fire hazard last year.

CSC narrows losses on back of more business activity

A HIGHER level of business activity gave a lift to results for engineering services firm CSC Holdings in the third quarter of its FY2018.
SINGAPORE AIRSHOW 2018

JTC inks MOUs on Seletar Aerospace Park with GE Aviation, Hawker Pacific, PPG

NATIONAL industrial-estate developer JTC signed a series of memoranda of understanding with three global aerospace companies, Hawker Pacific, GE Aviation and PPG, at the Singapore Airshow on Tuesday.

ComfortDelGro buys taxis in Shenyang, invests in new Jilin repair shop

IN a 71.6 million yuan (S$15 million) move, ComfortDelGro Corporation is buying 217 taxi licences and vehicles from a Shenyang company to grow its fleet in the city by close to a fifth to 1,503 taxis.

New programme to help legal sector Go Global

A NEW programme launched on Feb 1 will help Singapore law firms take their practice abroad with overseas mission trips, training and marketing in the next few years.

Lawyers Go Global programme to help Singapore law firms go abroad

LAWYERS and law firms thinking of taking their practice abroad or finding fresh networking opportunities can now look to a new programme called Lawyers Go Global.

OUE Commercial Reit's Q4 distribution income up 14.6%

AN ABSENCE of performance fees and higher income support drawdown lifted fourth-quarter results for landlord OUE Commercial Reit (OUE C-Reit).

OUE Commercial Reit distribution income rises, DPU falls for Q4 2017

An absence of performance fees and higher income support drawn lifted results for landlord OUE Commercial Reit (OUE C-Reit) in its fourth quarter.

OUE H-Trust posts lower DPS

HIGHER interest expenses and an absence of income support dragged landlord OUE Hospitality Trust (OUE H-Trust)'s distribution per stapled security (DPS) down by 6.6 per cent to 1.27 cents for the fourth quarter ended 2017...

Fung Group opens Singapore hub in Asia push

FUNG Group, whose businesses have been better known for managing brands, selling toys and connecting China's factories to malls in the West, is looking to South Asia and Southeast Asia for its next phase of growth...

Hong Kong's Fung Group opens South-east Asia headquarters in Singapore

FUNG Group, the Hong Kong supply chain and logistics conglomerate, wants Singapore to be key in its expansion plans in South-east Asia and South Asia.
BT EXCLUSIVE

Rail Mall owners seeking buyers

RAIL Mall, a stretch of shopping and dining outlets in a rustic part of Upper Bukit Timah Road, has been put on the market.
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Juggernaut sites take en bloc game to new level

HOME owners are taking Singapore's latest en bloc craze to a new level, with mega developments - sitting on sites close to or over one million sq ft each - joining the bandwagon...

Local fintech DC Frontiers wins at India-Asean Youth Awards

LOCAL fintech startup DC Frontiers has bagged the Most Innovative Business Idea award for its Handshakes app at the India-Asean Youth Awards.

Singapore and France to deepen tie-ups in fintech and smart cities

SINGAPORE and France have much common ground as they deepen their collaboration in innovation this year in areas such as financial technology (fintech) and smart cities, Minister for Trade and Industry (Industry) S Iswaran said on Monday.

Tech, smart-nation events to headline Singapore-France Year of Innovation

THE year 2018 will bring more collaboration between France and Singapore on innovation in areas such as smart and sustainable cities, fintech, health, biotechnologies and startups.