Singapore's electricity market will be fully liberalised by 2018, with all consumers including households being able to choose their own electricity retailers, said Minister for Trade and Industry (Industry) S Iswaran on Monday.
Singapore's industrial output declined 4.8 per cent year-on-year in September, falling more than the market's expectations. Apart from the biomedical manufacturing and chemicals clusters, all clusters posted a drop in production.
Oxley Holdings Limited said on Monday that it will issue an offer of up to S$125 million of four-year 5 per cent bonds due 2019.
First Ship Lease Trust (FSL Trust) said on Monday that it has entered into a memorandum of agreement (MOU) to purchase a medium range product tanker for US$21.8 million.
ValueMax Group announced on Monday that it has discovered a probable case of criminal breach of trust by an outlet employee and has filed a police report on Oct 24.
[SHANGHAI] The Di Mei shopping centre in downtown Shanghai is a surprisingly depressing place to shop.
Raffles Medical Group marked a 1.2 per cent year-on-year rise in net profit to S$15.6 million in the third quarter ended Sept 30.
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Local shares ended 0.5 per cent higher on Monday, with the Straits Times Index ending 14.61 points up at 3,083.07.