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In the first half of this year, Changi Airport handled 5.7 per cent more passengers year-on-year at 30.4 million, boosted by growth to and from South-east Asia, North-east Asia and South Asia.

Passenger traffic at Changi Airport up 5.7% in 1H 2017

In the first half of this year, Changi Airport handled 5.7 per cent more passengers year-on-year at 30.4 million, boosted by growth to and from South-east Asia, North-east Asia and South Asia.


SGD rallies to year-high of 1.3565 against USD after FOMC statement

The Singapore dollar rallied on Thursday to a year-high of 1.3565 against the greenback following an overnight dovish statement from the US Federal Reserve Open Market Committee (FOMC) which left interest rates unchanged.

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IE Singapore launches Plug and Play Network to help SMEs go regional

IE Singapore on Thursday announced the launch of its Plug and Play Network across India, China and South-east Asia.


SGX mulls over allowing dual-class shares for secondary listings: sources

The Singapore Exchange (SGX) has held discussions with market stakeholders on the possibility of allowing dual-class shares for secondary listings, market sources told The Business Times.


Prices, rentals of industrial space in Singapore continue to moderate in Q2

Prices and rentals of industrial space in Singapore continued to moderate in the second quarter of 2017, JTC said on Thursday in its quarterly market report.


New initiatives to develop trusted data ecosystem in Singapore

The Personal Data Protection Commission (PDPC) has embarked on a series of new initiatives to develop a trusted data ecosystem in Singapore, said Minister for Communications and Information Yaacob Ibrahim on Thursday.


CWT seeks update from HNA on S$1.4b takeover offer

CWT Limited has sought an update from Chinese conglomerate HNA Holding Group on the latter's S$1.4 billion privatisation offer for the Singapore-listed logistics group.


Aspen's IPO 7.8 times subscribed

Aspen (Group) Holdings, a Malaysia-based property developer, on Thursday announced that its initial public offering of new shares was 7.8 times subscribed.


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Singapore shares close higher, extending rally

Singapore shares extended gains on Thursday, boosted by a strong start to domestic banks' earnings and strong results on Wall Street.

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