Oct 24, 2020 05:50 AM

Bridging the skills gap: Is education the key?

AS the hand-wringing and finger-pointing continue amid a deepening recession and rising joblessness, one underlying...

Oct 12, 2020 06:00 PM

BT Money Hacks: How Gen Z youth can save and invest smartly earlier (Ep 81)

This episode looks at how Gen Z youth approach savings and investments.

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Oct 24, 2020 05:50 AM
IPO

Nanofilm IPO shares priced at S$2.59; subscribed 19 times

NANOFILM Technologies, the spin-off company of Nanyang Technological University (NTU), on Friday lodged its final...

Oct 24, 2020 05:50 AM
SINGAPORE PROPERTY

Office rents fall in Q3 amid cutbacks, work-from-home ops

THE pandemic took its toll on office rents in the third quarter as souring business sentiment and a weaker labour...

Oct 24, 2020 05:50 AM
SINGAPORE ECONOMY

Inflation could return to positive territory before year end: economists

SINGAPORE'S deflationary pressures continued to ease in September, with the authorities expecting core inflation to...

Oct 24, 2020 05:50 AM
VIRUS OUTBREAK: REIGNITING TRAVEL

Singapore, Germany to start green lane for business travel

SINGAPORE and Germany have agreed to start a reciprocal green lane allowing travel for business or official reasons...

Oct 24, 2020 05:50 AM

Presidential hopefuls square off over Covid-19, climate, racism

PRESIDENT Donald Trump turned in a more composed and disciplined debate performance Thursday night, offering a...

EDITOR'S CHOICE

Oct 24, 2020 05:50 AM
PERSPECTIVE

Trump's disappearing populism goes on full display

ONE of the most quietly significant moments in Thursday night's presidential debate was also one of its most banal....

Oct 24, 2020 05:50 AM
IPO

Nanofilm IPO shares priced at S$2.59; subscribed 19 times

NANOFILM Technologies, the spin-off company of Nanyang Technological University (NTU), on Friday lodged its final...

Oct 24, 2020 05:50 AM

On the green power train

CHANGE starts at home.

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...

Oct 23, 2020 05:50 AM

Restaurants come back from the brink

BARELY two months ago in August, restaurateur Wang Yanqing was in dire straits. The former Chinese TV newscaster had...

Oct 23, 2020 05:50 AM

New dining concepts

Perhaps one of the more anticipated openings this year, Restaurant Euphoria is the new culinary playground of Jason...


ASEAN BUSINESS

Oct 22, 2020 05:50 AM
US PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION

Thailand weighs impact of upcoming US elections

THAILAND - in the grip of another round of street protests that could end in violence and enhanced military rule -...

GARAGE

Oct 24, 2020 10:05 AM

Microsoft-backed Databricks plans IPO next year

[SAN FRANCISCO] Databricks, whose business overlaps with data and analytics software maker Snowflake, is preparing...


STOCKS

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Oct 24, 2020 06:05 AM

Europe: Stocks rebound with banks in the lead

[BENGALURU] European stocks rose on Friday, boosted by positive earnings updates from Barclays and a surge in Airbus...

Oct 24, 2020 05:59 AM

US: S&P, Nasdaq close higher as stimulus talks in spotlight

[NEW YORK] The S&P 500 and Nasdaq closed modestly higher on Friday in choppy trading, with investors keeping a...

Oct 24, 2020 05:50 AM
STOCKS

Singapore shares track Wall St gains, end week in the black

LOCAL shares finished the week on a high, in tandem with Wall Street stocks that rose on hopes of a US stimulus...

Oct 24, 2020 05:50 AM

Hong Kong connection opens China ETF market to global investors

CHINA'S fast-growing $157 billion market for exchange-traded funds became directly accessible to overseas investors...

Oct 24, 2020 05:50 AM

The sustainable debt market has become unsustainable

THE European Union has offered its first social bond - as in the middle initial of ESG: environmental, social, and...

Oct 23, 2020 10:17 PM

US: Wall St rises at open on hopes of progress in stimulus talks

[NEW YORK] Wall Street's main indexes opened higher on Friday, with investors anticipating progress in bipartisan...


BT WEEKLY

Oct 19, 2020 05:50 AM

The big breakup conversation

THIS WEEK'S TOPIC: Should Big Tech be split up - or even regulated?

Oct 19, 2020 05:50 AM
TOPLINE

Diversification is a full meal at Sats

A BLOW to the travel sector during the Covid-19 pandemic has validated and accelerated Sats's plans to diversify its...

Oct 20, 2020 05:50 AM

Raising the bar with Industry 4.0 standards

THE ongoing pandemic has provided an unexpected boost to Industry 4.0 adoption because it slowed down overall...

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...

Oct 24, 2020 05:50 AM
COMMENTARY

The hidden dragon of 2020

BATTLING through a turbulent year, investors have come to terms with dramatic changes in the corporate sector as...

Oct 24, 2020 05:50 AM

Bridging the skills gap: Is education the key?

AS the hand-wringing and finger-pointing continue amid a deepening recession and rising joblessness, one underlying...

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...

Oct 23, 2020 05:50 AM

Restaurants come back from the brink

BARELY two months ago in August, restaurateur Wang Yanqing was in dire straits. The former Chinese TV newscaster had...



FOCUS

Oct 25, 2020 04:23 PM

Five new Covid-19 cases in Singapore, including two in dorms

[SINGAPORE] There were five new Covid-19 cases confirmed as at Sunday noon - two locally transmitted, three imported...

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Oct 21, 2020 09:27 AM

DBS launches solution for businesses to track cross-border collections in real time

DBS has launched a solution for corporate clients in Singapore and Hong Kong to track cross-border collections in...

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Oct 24, 2020 05:50 AM
SINGAPORE PROPERTY

Q3 private home prices up; new home sales double over previous quarter, but rents are down

A SHARP rebound in private home sales in both primary and secondary markets in the third quarter underpinned...

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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

Oct 24, 2020 05:50 AM

On the green power train

CHANGE starts at home.

Oct 17, 2020 05:50 AM

Making life a little more beautiful

TO LOSE is to win. That's the mantra that Melissa Kwee, CEO of National Volunteer and Philanthropy Centre (NVPC),...

Oct 10, 2020 05:50 AM

From refugee to CEO

THE trauma of fleeing a war-torn country as a refugee is one that could make or break a person. For Omar Shokur, who...

Oct 3, 2020 05:50 AM

Making it accessible

DHEERAJ Pandey is the quintessential US immigrant success story. He has achieved success by sheer dint of hard work...


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