Yusuf Alireza, 45, chief executive officer of embattled commodity trader Noble Group, has resigned due to family reasons.
This contrasts with a 1.1 per cent month-on-month (m-o-m) decline in the index in March, based on the revised index value for that month.
Rigbuilder Sembcorp Marine said on Monday morning that it has delivered a jack-up rig called Maersk Highlander. The rig was originally meant for Hercules Offshore.
Singapore will also be one of the first countries in the world to impose minimum standards for 4G mobile services.
This means that Citibank credit card members will have the option to make payments across Singapore using compatible Samsung mobile phones.
The STI Today
The Straits Times Index on Monday drifted to a 5.76-point loss at 2,796.75 in one of the quietest sessions this year, most probably because of Wall Street's Monday closure for Memorial Day.