Nov 24, 2020 05:50 AM
BT EXCLUSIVE: VIRUS OUTBREAK: LIFTING LOCAL TOURISM

STB warns against high redemption fees for SingapoRediscovers Vouchers

THE Singapore Tourism Board (STB) has said it will monitor the commission rates charged by the booking platforms...

Nov 16, 2020 06:33 PM

BT Mark To Market: Investors shouldn't ignore the underperforming Singapore market (Ep 1)

BT's senior correspondent Ben Paul talks about what’s driving stock markets around the world in the wake of the...

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Nov 24, 2020 05:50 AM
SINGAPORE ECONOMY

Sharp rebound in 2021 won't take economy to pre-Covid levels: MTI

THE Singapore economy is tipped to rebound sharply next year, on the low base from the ongoing recession.

Nov 24, 2020 05:50 AM
SINGAPORE ECONOMY

Headline, core inflation down in Oct after marginal increases

SINGAPORE'S headline and core inflation both took a surprise deflationary turn in October to -0.2 per cent, after...

Nov 24, 2020 05:50 AM

Q3 total merchandise trade shrinks; full-year forecast upgraded

SINGAPORE'S authorities on Monday upgraded their full-year projection for total merchandise trade and non-oil...

Nov 24, 2020 05:50 AM

Hyflux JMs seek parties keen to take part in firm's revamp

THE judicial managers of Hyflux and its unit Hydrochem (S) Pte Ltd are inviting expressions of interest (EOI) from...

Nov 24, 2020 05:50 AM

A third of home loan borrowers face repayment challenges: poll

COVID-19 was a setback for Singaporeans' financial health, impacting their ability to pay their housing loans and...

EDITOR'S CHOICE

Nov 24, 2020 05:50 AM
SINGAPORE ECONOMY

Sharp rebound in 2021 won't take economy to pre-Covid levels: MTI

THE Singapore economy is tipped to rebound sharply next year, on the low base from the ongoing recession.

Nov 24, 2020 05:50 AM
BT EXCLUSIVE: VIRUS OUTBREAK: LIFTING LOCAL TOURISM

STB warns against high redemption fees for SingapoRediscovers Vouchers

THE Singapore Tourism Board (STB) has said it will monitor the commission rates charged by the booking platforms...

Nov 24, 2020 05:50 AM

Virtual events pose monetisation challenge for MICE industry

WITH virtual and hybrid events serving as the meetings, incentives, conventions and exhibitions (MICE) industry's...

LIFESTYLE

Sep 4, 2020 05:50 AM
INTERVIEW

Pushing forward in uncertain times

LIKE most people, Jaelle Ang, CEO of co-working space The Great Room, had great plans for 2020. "This was meant to...

Nov 20, 2020 05:50 AM

Art returns with a vengeance

GUILLAUME Levy-Lambert has a story to tell. Amid the pandemic, a married couple with two children visited his Art...

Nov 20, 2020 05:50 AM

Freestyle cooking at Hathaway

AS a name, Hathaway will mean little to you unless you're also named Anne and own a tight-fitting leather catsuit....


ASEAN BUSINESS

Nov 23, 2020 06:35 PM

Asean can afford larger budget deficits, public debt levels without causing instability

South-east Asia's external position is solid enough to sustain a prolonged expansionary fiscal stance, says ANZ...

GARAGE

Nov 23, 2020 03:54 PM

SGX-backed iSTOX to set up digital securities exchange in Chongqing

SINGAPORE Exchange-backed security token platform iSTOX signed a strategic agreement with the Chongqing Monetary...


STOCKS

MARKET TODAY:
Nov 23, 2020 10:41 PM

US: Wall St opens higher as vaccine progress fuels recovery hopes

[NEW YORK] Wall Street's main indexes opened higher on Monday as hopes that the first Covid-19 vaccine could be...

Nov 23, 2020 06:02 PM

STI up 1.27% as economic data show signs of recovery

SINGAPORE shares ended in positive territory on Monday as economic data provided a glimpse of recovery in 2021.

Nov 23, 2020 05:23 PM

Malaysia: Shares close higher on Monday

MALAYSIA share prices closed higher on Monday with the FTSE Bursa Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Composite Index up 3.73...

Nov 23, 2020 04:40 PM

Europe: Stocks advance on vaccine news

[LONDON] European stock markets opened firmer on Monday, buoyed as positive news on another coronavirus vaccine...

Nov 23, 2020 04:21 PM

Hong Kong: Shares finish higher

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong stocks finished higher on Monday on hopes for a coronavirus vaccine being rolled out as soon...

Nov 23, 2020 03:44 PM

Seoul: Shares close at record high as Samsung Electronics, SK Hynix surge

[SEOUL] South Korean shares closed at a record high on Monday, as heavyweights Samsung Electronics and SK Hynix...


BT WEEKLY

Nov 23, 2020 05:50 AM

Give it a shot

THIS WEEK'S TOPIC: Should everyone be vaccinated against Covid-19? Who should be given priority for the vaccines?...

Nov 23, 2020 05:50 AM
TOPLINE

Jiutian Chemical gains from tumble in raw material price

CATALIST-LISTED Jiutian Chemical Group recently became the world's second-largest dimethylformamide (DMF) producer,...

Nov 24, 2020 05:50 AM
BT EXCLUSIVE: VIRUS OUTBREAK: LIFTING LOCAL TOURISM

STB warns against high redemption fees for SingapoRediscovers Vouchers

THE Singapore Tourism Board (STB) has said it will monitor the commission rates charged by the booking platforms...

Aug 8, 2018 05:50 AM

Digitise services to meet client's expectations

BUSINESS-to-business (B2B) customers are increasingly expecting a business-to-consumer (B2C) experience, said...

Nov 21, 2020 05:50 AM
COMMENTARY

Will big tech jump higher on Biden optimism?

WILL Chinese technology stocks shine in an environment that is likely to be less hostile towards China? Will the...

Nov 21, 2020 05:50 AM

Keeping SMEs in business: How alternative lenders are plugging the financing gap, and are now put to the test

SMALLER enterprises with a lack of track record have traditionally been ignored by big banks due to the perceived...

Jul 13, 2019 05:50 AM
CUBICLE FILES

Why spotting "hidden influencers" at work matters

WHEN one thinks of influencers these days, it is usually in a less-than-flattering light. Often dismissed as jobless...

Nov 20, 2020 05:50 AM

Art returns with a vengeance

GUILLAUME Levy-Lambert has a story to tell. Amid the pandemic, a married couple with two children visited his Art...



FOCUS

Nov 24, 2020 05:50 AM
THE BOTTOM LINE

The siren song of austerity

TEN years and 10 months ago, then-US President Barack Obama announced in his 2010 State of the Union address that it...

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Nov 21, 2020 05:50 AM

CIMB Singapore axes three business heads amid shake-up

CIMB Singapore has dropped three long-time banking heads, as the lender restructures its business amid dismal...

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Nov 24, 2020 05:50 AM

New Bridge Road shophouses up for sale

AT LEAST three shophouses on one end of New Bridge Road have been put up for sale this month.

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Jul 20, 2020 05:50 AM
SKILLSFUTURE FORUM

Equipping workers with digital skills for a new future: SkillsFuture Forum 2020 panel

Q: Singapore has been looking at reskilling and retraining for a long time. What's really different this time with...


THE RAFFLES CONVERSATION

Nov 21, 2020 05:50 AM

Connecting Cloud to Asean

THE year 2020 has been dominated by Covid-19 and economic volatility, but for Alibaba Group vice-president Lancelot...

Nov 14, 2020 05:50 AM

Fuelling the future

IN A world where renewables are gaining increasing stature, environmentalists might look askance at firms that...

Nov 7, 2020 05:50 AM

Global strategist

IZUMI Nakamitsu comes across as an easy-going and motherly figure, belying her position and reputation as one of the...

Oct 31, 2020 05:50 AM

Serving the Asian woman

CONSUMER goods veteran Magesvaran Suranjan's ideal customer is a woman - and not just any woman.


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