Shares in commodity firm Noble Group Ltd rose more than 4 per cent on Tuesday, their biggest daily increase in more than two weeks, after its top shareholder increased its stake in the company.
Noble founder raises stake as Standard & Poor's maintains rating
Noble Group's chairman and founder raised his holding in Asia's biggest commodity trading house as Standard & Poor's said the company's credit rating was unaffected by criticism over its accounting practices.
Micron starts work on US$4b NAND capacity expansion in Singapore
Semiconductor giant Micron Technology on Tuesday started off the expansion of its Singapore NAND flash memory fabrication facility - in which it expects to invest a total of US$4 billion - with a groundbreaking ceremony.
Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand to streamline cross-border prospectus review process
Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand have agreed to develop a review framework for offering documents and pave the way for cross-border equity and stock offerings in South-east Asia.
Singapore: Banks, Jardine push STI up in mixed-to-weak session
Possibly in response to Wall Street's Monday jump that took the Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500 to all-time highs, the Straits Times Index rose 18.22 points or 0.5 per cent to 3,422.11 on Tuesday to go with Monday's 1.03 points rise. This brings its two-day gain to 19 points after falling 38 points on Thursday and Friday last week.