Singapore has beaten the competition and emerged at the top of regional corporate governance rankings, "Corporate Governance (CG) Watch 2016".
Shareholders of transport operator SMRT Corporation have voted on Thursday - after struggling with a frustrating 40-minute delay caused by technical glitches - to allow state investor Temasek Holdings to take it private, after they agreed to transfer SMRT rail assets to the government.
Singapore Pools will roll out a Web-based service on Oct 25, while Singapore Turf Club will introduce a Web-based service and a new iTote mobile app on Nov 15.
Challenger Technologies on Thursday announced the lease confirmation of its new flagship store, spanning almost 14,000 sq ft at Bugis Junction.
New York-listed drugmaker AbbVie has marked its first foray in Asia with a S$400 million Singapore plant.
Interior-design contractor Serrano's wholly owned subsidiary Serrano Holdings has received a letter of demand from Maybank in Vietnam after a supplier defaulted on payments to the bank.
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Singapore stocks finished 0.9 per cent higher on Thursday, Straits Times Index (STI) gained 25.56 points to 2,883.57.