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Daily Debrief: What Happened Today
Singapore's consumer price index (CPI) fell 0.3 per cent in August compared to a year ago, making its smallest year-on-year decline since July 2015 when CPI fell by 0.4 per cent.
Ride-hailing app Grab has entered the self-driving space through a partnership with startup nuTonomy, hoping that this can - in the future - help meet Singaporean commuters' demand for underserved areas on its platform.
Yahoo said Thursday a massive attack on its network in 2014 allowed hackers to steal data from half a billion users and may have been "state sponsored".
The Professional Conversion Programme (PCP) for mid-career professional executives will allow them to build careers in sales, project management and administrative field. Some 2,100 vacancies are available across the hotel and various other industries.
The 0.5-hectare site, acquired through its wholly owned subsidiary CapitaLand (Vietnam) Holdings, can potentially offer 302 units across two towers - a 17-storey residential tower and a 22-storey serviced residence tower.
Two substantial shareholders of Poh Tiong Choon Logistics (PTC Logistics) have nominated two directors to be appointed to the board to represent their interests in the company.
The STI Today
For the week, the Straits Times Index gained about 30 points or just over one per cent, including 10.89 points on Friday.