Corruption complaints and investigations in Singapore fell to a three-decade low in 2014, the Corrupt Practices Investigation Bureau (CPIB) said on Thursday.
Corruption in Singapore 'under control': CPIB
Corruption complaints and investigations in Singapore fell to a three-decade low in 2014, the Corrupt Practices Investigation Bureau (CPIB) said on Thursday. The number of people prosecuted as a result of CPIB investigations also dipped to 168 last year, from 179 in 2013, the CPIB said in its first data release of this nature.
Singapore's customer satisfaction levels hit record high in 2014: study
Singapore's 2014 customer satisfaction levels hit a new high on the back of strong ratings from the finance and insurance sector, said the Institute of Service Excellence at the Singapore Management University (ISES).
Double-digit wage increases slowing, says study
The days of double-digit salary increases may be coming to an end as employers look to rein in the strong wage growth of the last three years and offer non-financial incentives to attract and retain employees, says a study.
Tumbling ringgit raises stakes for budget gamblers in Singapore
The Malaysian ringgit's fall to 17-year lows against the Singapore dollar will limit the city state's mass-market gaming revenues even after the opening of Genting Singapore's new hotel close to Malaysia's border, analysts said.
Singapore ethylene cracker complex successfully upgraded: Shell
Shell on Thursday said it has successfully upgraded its Singapore ethylene cracker complex (ECC), bolstering the company's largest refining-chemicals integrated site.
Singapore: No interest in blue chips
On Thursday, the Straits Times Index displayed no verve or clear direction, the low volume of 1.4 billion units worth S$926 million one indication of the terminally dull phase the market now finds itself in. It did however, manage a 6.7-point rise to 3,453.75.