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Daily Debrief: What Happened Today
Singapore business expectations up for next six months; services show signs of strengthening
BOTH the services and the manufacturing sectors in Singapore showed signs of further strengthening as more firms expect improved business conditions in the six months ending March 2018, based on figures from the Economic Development Board and the Department of Statistics (Singstat).
SGX to cut down on unusual trading activity queries by half
THE number of queries issued by the Singapore Exchange (SGX) on unusual trading activity will be going down by half from Wednesday.
Singapore mulls wider carbon market in crafting carbon tax law
SINGAPORE, in preparing for the possible linkage of its carbon tax framework to external carbon markets in future, will use a credits-based mechanism for its carbon tax.
URA launches Chong Kuo Road site for sale, releases reserve site at Cuscaden Road for application
THE government has launched a site at Chong Kuo Road for sale under the Confirmed List of the second-half 2017 Government Land Sales (GLS) programme.
Residential GLS site at Fourth Avenue under reserve list triggered for sale
A RESIDENTIAL site at Fourth Avenue under the Reserve List of the government land sale (GLS) programme has been triggered for sale, after a developer has lodged an application to bid at a minimum price of S$448.8 million.
Japanese restaurant group RE&S lodges preliminary prospectus for Catalist listing
JAPANESE restaurant group RE&S Holdings has lodged a preliminary prospectus for a Catalist listing as it seeks to raise capital for new outlets.
Changi Airport's Terminal 4 opens for business
CHANGI Airport's newest terminal - T4 - started its first day of operations early Tuesday (Oct 31) morning, marking a critical milestone in Singapore's aviation history.
- Shinvest trims FY18 loss to S$182,000 on back of lower costs and expenses
- Forex gains and tax credit pull SembMarine back into the black
- Samurai 2K Aerosol issues profit guidance, expects H1 2018 revenue and profit to be 'significantly higher'
The STI Today
Singapore shares close 0.06 per cent down on Tuesday
SINGAPORE stocks finished 0.06 per cent lower on Tuesday, with the Straits Times Index dropping 1.89 points to 3,374.08.