Developers sold 375 private homes in Singapore in June this year, down from 643 units in May this year and 482 units in June last year.
The Auditor-General's Office (AGO) in Singapore has completed its annual audit of the country's public sector, uncovering another slew of irregularities and lapses in various ministries and statutory boards.
A whopping 46.6 per cent increase in motor vehicles sales boosted Singapore's retail sales in May, which rose 6.1 per cent year-on-year, according to data released by the Department of Statistics on Wednesday.
Tax deductible donations to Singapore Institutions of a Public Character (IPC) rose by 13 per cent in 2014 to S$1.1 billion, compared to S$970 million received in 2013.
Singapore Airlines is giving a special one-off payment of S$500 to all its Singapore-based employees in celebration of Singapore's Golden Jubilee year.
The STI Today
The Straits Times Index (STI) on Wednesday managed a 22.36-point rise to 3,338.86 in a quiet and subdued session, marked by interest in only a handful of counters and one where the majority of dollar volume was done in the 30 index components.