Jan 27, 2021 10:03 AM

Certis to hire 100 locals while offering skills training to non-staff for the first time

SECURITY firm Certis on Wednesday launched a programme to hire 100 locals while boosting its training opportunities...

Jan 25, 2021 06:00 PM

BT Mark To Market: Opportunities and risks for stock investors in 2021 (Ep 3)

In this third episode of the Mark To Market podcast, BT's senior correspondent Ben Paul provides his outlook for the...

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Jan 27, 2021 06:30 PM

Daily Debrief: What Happened Today

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Jan 27, 2021 06:47 PM

Singapore to continue prioritising development of human capital for financial sector: Minister Teo

TO KICK off the financial sector's next phase of growth, Singapore will have to continue prioritising the...

Jan 27, 2021 04:56 PM

DBS wins bankruptcy bid on Nelson Loh in relation to S$14m loan

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FAILED businessman Nelson Loh was adjudged a bankrupt by the Singapore High Court last month, after DBS Bank...

Jan 27, 2021 08:22 PM

Aims Apac Reit to acquire Sime Darby Business Centre for S$106.6m

AIMS Apac Reit is set to acquire Sime Darby Business Centre - a premium showroom and business-space precinct along...

Jan 27, 2021 12:16 PM

Shophouse investment sales in Singapore a bright spot in virus-ravaged 2020: Colliers

AS the Covid-19 pandemic put a dent on overall property investment activity in 2020, shophouses in Singapore proved...

EDITOR'S CHOICE

Jan 27, 2021 05:50 AM
BT EXCLUSIVE

As rebates end, restaurants and retailers reel from rent, deposit hikes

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SOME Singapore retail and food and beverage (F&B) businesses are grappling with unexpected rental increments and...

Jan 27, 2021 05:50 AM
BT EXCLUSIVE

No cash flow? S$42.6m still awaiting claims from corporate owners

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COMPANIES looking to ease their cash flow situation in these difficult times may want to check out a government...

Jan 27, 2021 05:50 AM
HOCK LOCK SIEW

CapitaLand's pursuit of heft and diversity is not working; it's time to separate growth from value

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CAPITALAND has been trying to reposition itself to benefit from the growth of e-commerce and the knowledge economy....

LIFESTYLE

Nov 27, 2020 05:50 AM

Charting the way forward for Putien

AT 13, while most of his peers were running across soccer fields, Fong Chak Ka was doing a different sort of running...

Jan 21, 2021 05:50 AM

New year, new challenges? Some say: 'Bring it on'

IT'S the new year - a time for making resolutions and getting a fresh start. There's no time like now to move out of...

Jan 22, 2021 05:50 AM
DINING OUT

ADDA doesn't add up

EVER wonder what goes through a dog's mind when he's hot on the trail of a scent and suddenly realises that uh-oh,...


ASEAN BUSINESS

Jan 27, 2021 04:21 PM

South-east Asia still the top choice for business expansion: SBF poll

SOUTH-EAST Asia remains the top choice for future expansion, according to the Singapore Business Federation's (SBF)...

GARAGE

Jan 27, 2021 01:28 PM

Goldman sees US$200b opening from European tech unicorns

[LONDON] Goldman Sachs Group is stalking unicorns.


STOCKS

MARKET TODAY:
Jan 27, 2021 06:08 PM

Singapore shares break three-day losing streak; STI up 0.4%

SINGAPORE shares rose on Wednesday, breaking a three-day losing streak amid mixed trading in the Asia-Pacific region...

Jan 27, 2021 05:40 PM

Malaysia: Shares close higher on Wednesday

MALAYSIA share prices closed higher on Wednesday, with the FTSE Bursa Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Composite Index up 5.31...

Jan 27, 2021 04:50 PM

Seoul: Shares extend losses

[SEOUL] South Korean shares closed lower on Wednesday, as major heavyweight names slid, with investors awaiting the...

Jan 27, 2021 04:40 PM

Europe: Stocks narrowly mixed at open

[LONDON] European stock markets were narrowly mixed at the start of trading on Wednesday, with London's benchmark...

Jan 27, 2021 04:25 PM

Hong Kong: Stocks close lower with eye on US

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong stocks ended Wednesday in the red, extending the previous day's steep losses, as investors...

Jan 27, 2021 03:59 PM

Australia: Shares retreat from 11-month high as resource firms fall

[SYDNEY] Australian shares closed lower on Wednesday, dragged lower by losses in the resources sector, while a...


BT WEEKLY

Jan 25, 2021 05:50 AM

Getting the US back in shape

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THIS WEEK'S TOPIC: As Joe Biden seeks to "build back better" and remake America's global image, what will be the...

Jan 25, 2021 05:50 AM
TOPLINE

LHN taps trends in e-commerce and sharing economy

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LHN Group's strategy of revamping unused and under-utilised spaces to suit emerging industry trends has proven...

Jan 27, 2021 07:09 PM

Contactless payments are here to stay: Visa

ONLY six per cent of consumers in Singapore - the lowest of all markets surveyed - would revert to pre-Covid methods...

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...

Jan 27, 2021 05:50 AM
A SMART LOOK AT INVESTING

Asia has many faces; businesses will have to adapt

BY 2030, there will be 5.4 billion consumers in the middle class worldwide, according to research from Brookings...

Jan 1, 2021 05:50 AM

10 sparkling wines for leaving 2020 behind

IT'S been a dismal year, but let's look at the bright side: It's nearly over. Forget about what 2020 deserves. We...

Jan 23, 2021 05:50 AM

Moving hawkers up the food chain

IN SINGAPORE'S competitive hawker trade, where the unsuccessful throw in the towel and close down within a few years...

Jul 13, 2019 05:50 AM
CUBICLE FILES

Why spotting "hidden influencers" at work matters

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

Jan 21, 2021 05:50 AM

New year, new challenges? Some say: 'Bring it on'

IT'S the new year - a time for making resolutions and getting a fresh start. There's no time like now to move out of...



FOCUS

Jan 27, 2021 07:09 PM

Contactless payments are here to stay: Visa

ONLY six per cent of consumers in Singapore - the lowest of all markets surveyed - would revert to pre-Covid methods...

Jan 27, 2021 06:47 PM

Singapore to continue prioritising development of human capital for financial sector: Minister Teo

TO KICK off the financial sector's next phase of growth, Singapore will have to continue prioritising the...

Jan 27, 2021 07:44 PM

MCT's revenue and net property income down in its nine-months year-to-date results

IN A business update, Mapletree Commercial Trust (MCT) said on Wednesday after trading hours that its year-to-date...

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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

Jan 23, 2021 05:50 AM

The law's middleman

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AT the attic unit of a nondescript shophouse along Duxton Hill, the floors are neatly but furiously lined with...

Jan 16, 2021 05:50 AM

Greening architecture

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PATRICK Bellew - or his firm Atelier Ten - may not quite be household names here but their projects in Singapore...

Jan 9, 2021 05:50 AM

Sparking a Revolut-ion

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MOST startup founders wax lyrical about why they became an entrepreneur, but Nikolay Storonsky is a man of few words...

Jan 2, 2021 05:50 AM

It's all in the jeans

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ON HIS previous business trips to Singapore, Nuholt Huisamen, then managing director for Levi Strauss & Co's...


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