Aug 14, 2020 03:53 PM

Hin Leong founder OK Lim charged with forgery offence, S$3m bail sought

THE boss of stricken Singapore oil trader Hin Leong Trading, Lim Oon Kuin, was charged in court on Friday with...

Aug 10, 2020 06:00 PM
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Money Hacks: How to manage your wealth and plan your legacy (Ep 78)

This episode tackles the importance of managing your wealth and planning your legacy.

Aug 14, 2020 03:34 PM

Broker's take: DBS says worst appears to be over for Sunpower, upgrades to 'buy'

DBS Group Research has upgraded Sunpower Group to "buy" from "hold with a raised target price of S$0.69 from S$0.49...

EDITOR'S CHOICE

Aug 14, 2020 05:50 AM

CDL to add zing to its portfolio with redevelopments, divestments

DESPITE seeing its first-half bottom line whittled to just S$3.1 million, City Developments Ltd (CDL) is looking to...

Aug 14, 2020 05:50 AM
SINGAPORE FINTECH

MAS puts S$250m to beef up financial-sector innovation, grow Singaporean fintech talent

THE most visible payoff for the investment in technology in the financial sector over the years has been in how well...

Aug 14, 2020 05:50 AM

Xihe Holdings placed under IJM, accuses OCBC of 'abuse of process'

XIHE Holdings, the exempt private company owned by Hin Leong founder OK Lim and his son, has been placed under...

LIFESTYLE

Jul 24, 2020 05:50 AM

Asia-US travel may only resume next year: James Liang

IF TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS are lifted between Singapore and another country such that you don’t have to quarantine...

Aug 14, 2020 05:50 AM

Singapore fashion struts on

MAX Tan remembers his first collection 10 years ago: "I was like any other young designer, I didn't really think...

Aug 14, 2020 05:50 AM
DINING OUT

Modern Japanese vibe at Nishikane

HE may come from a multigenerational family of chefs, but Fukui-born Nobuhiro Nishi doesn't fit the bill of stern,...

UPDATED 8 hours 19 min ago

ASEAN BUSINESS

Aug 14, 2020 10:54 AM

SEA to face more severe impact from climate change than other regions

The impacts of climate change could be more severe in Asia than in many other parts of the world according to new...

GARAGE

Aug 14, 2020 02:45 PM

Pandemic delivers first crisis lessons to South-east Asia's Grab

[SINGAPORE] In the early weeks of the coronavirus outbreak, Anthony Tan, the chief executive officer of South-east...

Lifestyle

Feb 28, 2020 05:50 AM

Men In Blue

An exhibition on policing Singapore in the last 200 years. 

Aug 7, 2020 05:50 AM
BUZZ!

What's Up This Week

Char kway tiao made of thin soft strips of cuttefish instead of rice noodles. Laksa served with roast red snapper,...

Aug 14, 2020 05:50 AM
DINING OUT

Modern Japanese vibe at Nishikane

HE may come from a multigenerational family of chefs, but Fukui-born Nobuhiro Nishi doesn't fit the bill of stern,...

UPDATED 8 hours 19 min ago
Aug 14, 2020 05:50 AM

Singapore fashion struts on

MAX Tan remembers his first collection 10 years ago: "I was like any other young designer, I didn't really think...


STOCKS

MARKET TODAY:
Aug 14, 2020 04:20 PM

Hong Kong: Stocks finish lower

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong shares ended the week on a negative note Friday following a broadly positive week, with...

Aug 14, 2020 03:50 PM

Europe: Stock markets retreat at open

[LONDON] European stock markets fell at the start of trading on Friday, extending the previous session's losses over...

Aug 14, 2020 03:28 PM

Seoul: Shares snap nine sessions of gains on bleak China data

[SEOUL] South Korean shares snapped a nine-session winning streak on Friday, as sluggish Chinese retail sales and US...

Aug 14, 2020 03:19 PM

Australia: Shares post biggest weekly gain

[SYDNEY] Australian shares rose on Friday, recording their biggest weekly gain in six, as the country's central bank...

Aug 14, 2020 02:19 PM

Tokyo: Nikkei closes up for fourth straight session

[TOKYO] Tokyo's benchmark Nikkei index rose for a fourth consecutive session Friday on a weak yen, but early gains...

Aug 14, 2020 11:54 AM

Asia: Markets struggle as US stimulus impasse drags on

[HONG KONG] Asian markets drifted on Friday as investors grew increasingly concerned about the stalemate in...


BT WEEKLY

Aug 10, 2020 05:50 AM

Meeting in the middle

THIS WEEK'S TOPIC: How will the "green lane" arrangements for business travel between Singapore and Malaysia...

Aug 10, 2020 05:50 AM
TOPLINE

Reits in high-growth markets should gun for short leases: KORE CEO Snyder

DAVID Snyder, the CEO of Keppel Pacific Oak US Reit (KORE), doesn't believe in long weighted average lease expiries...

Aug 14, 2020 01:20 PM

Asia-Pac SMEs responding well to pandemic, but face challenges in digital transformation: poll

THE Covid-19 pandemic has compelled small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to swiftly adopt new ways of working...

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...

Aug 12, 2020 05:50 AM
INVESTING GLOBALLY AND PROFITABLY

Is your portfolio pandemic-proof? It depends on your time horizon

Mar 24, 2020 11:42 PM

Odette keeps top spot at Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants awards

SINGAPORE’S three Michelin-starred restaurant Odette retained its top position in the 2020 Asia’s 50 Best...

Aug 8, 2020 05:50 AM

Lessons from a crisis for Singapore

SINGAPORE recorded its first Covid-19 infection on Jan 23. More than six months on, the virus shows no signs of...

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...

Aug 14, 2020 05:50 AM

Singapore fashion struts on

MAX Tan remembers his first collection 10 years ago: "I was like any other young designer, I didn't really think...



FOCUS

Aug 14, 2020 04:26 PM

83 new Covid-19 cases in Singapore including 4 imported; no community cases

[SINGAPORE] There were 83 new coronavirus cases confirmed as of Friday noon (Aug 14), taking Singapore's total to 55...

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Aug 14, 2020 05:50 AM
SINGAPORE FINTECH

MAS puts S$250m to beef up financial-sector innovation, grow Singaporean fintech talent

THE most visible payoff for the investment in technology in the financial sector over the years has been in how well...

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Aug 14, 2020 03:30 PM

Tivoli Lodge condo in Geylang up for collective sale with S$17.3m guide price

FREEHOLD residential development Tivoli Lodge has entered private treaty on Friday - after having been launched for...

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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

Aug 8, 2020 05:50 AM

Thriving on optimism

AS a graduate fresh off a Colombo Plan scholarship, finance industry veteran Seck Wai-Kwong, then in his 20s, was...

Aug 1, 2020 05:50 AM

Flash forward

CHARLES Giancarlo, chief executive officer (CEO) of Pure Storage, which develops hardware and software used by data...

Jul 25, 2020 05:50 AM

A mega-good match

ONE year ago, people who follow closely the world of technology, including this writer, were surprised by a multi-...

Jul 18, 2020 05:50 AM

Banker on a mission

AS THE novel coronavirus pandemic continues to wreck uncertainty on Singapore's future, the man helming the...


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