IN 2016, there was a 65 per cent drop in overall investment in Singapore-based fintech companies, down from US$605 million to US$214 million, according to a KPMG International study Pulse Of Fintech.

BOUTIQUE hotels might be caught between big hotel chains and budget outfits, but four boutique hoteliers are counting on novel experiences to woo fussy travellers. Find out what they're up to in...

COMMENTARY

FIRST, a two-step hike in the water price in July this year and July 2018. And then a carbon tax from 2019, which would most likely mean higher electricity prices.

BUDGET 2017

THE two largest property realtors in Singapore have yet to receive any cancelled prior sale submissions for resale flats following the announcement of bigger housing grants for first-time HDB buyers...

A DISCUSSION on Singapore's budget threw up a robust debate on its fiscal sustainability with economists talking about politically sensitive measures such as dole-outs to struggling firms,...

SINGAPORE'S January headline inflation climbed for the second consecutive month to 0.6 per cent year on year - in line with economists' expectations...

THE world's largest mixed martial arts (MMA) organisation, Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), will return to Singapore this June with a mega event at the Singapore Sports Hub in Kallang...

THE Securities Investors' Association (Singapore), a local investors' lobby group, on Thursday called on the authorities in Singapore and China to investigate what it alleges are instances...

THE chairman of Global Premium Hotels is planning to take private the mainboard-listed company which owns the Fragrance Hotel chain, to help the company cut compliance costs and have more flexibility...

UNITED Overseas Bank has sold its second covered bonds comprising two tranches - a US$500-million 2.125 per cent and a 500-million euro 0.125 per cent. This was Asia's first dual-currency...