Jan 16, 2019 05:50 AM
OUTLOOK 2019

Cook, work, play in malls. But whither the retail property recovery?

RETAIL rents this year could stay flat or marginally increase for malls along the Orchard Road belt and in prime...
The maritime sector in Singapore provides jobs for 170,000 people and contributes to 7...
Jan 16, 2019 11:41 AM

More Singapore employers offering flexible work arrangements: MOM

THE share of workers in Singapore whose companies offer formal flexible work arrangements continues to grow, and...
Jan 16, 2019 05:50 AM

Call for changes to Catalist and regulatory framework

IT is time for changes to be made to Singapore's Catalist board and the portion of the regulatory framework that...
Jan 16, 2019 09:05 AM

Stocks to watch: LTC Corp, SembMarine, ST Engineering, IPS Securex, Midas Holdings

THE following companies saw new developments that may affect trading of their shares on Wednesday:
Jan 16, 2019 06:53 AM

EU urges Britain to make its mind up on Brexit

[BRUSSELS] European Union leaders urged Britain on Tuesday to decide quickly how it will avoid a "no deal Brexit...
BREAKING NEWS
Jan 16, 2019 12:28 PM

Singapore’s Grab can't afford to fail finance test

[HONG KONG] After sending rival Uber Technologies Inc packing from Singapore and other South-east Asian markets,...
Jan 16, 2019 11:41 AM

More Singapore employers offering flexible work arrangements: MOM

THE share of workers in Singapore whose companies offer formal flexible work arrangements continues to grow, and...
Jan 16, 2019 11:34 AM

British PM faces confidence vote after Brexit humiliation

[LONDON] Prime Minister Theresa May will on Wednesday face a confidence vote after MPs overwhelmingly rejected her deal...
Jan 16, 2019 11:33 AM

China urges state firms to help meet government policies, steer economy

[BEIJING] China's state assets regulator has called on companies under its control to meet social, political and...
Jan 16, 2019 11:09 AM

Expecting big paycheck, a banker is out of a job

[NEW YORK] Andrea Orcel is Europe's most famous investment banker, a suave, brash and fabulously wealthy deal...


ASEAN BUSINESS

Jan 5, 2019 05:50 AM
MANAGEMENT UNLEASHED

Refreshing your people management style

PREVIOUSLY, management worked on the principle that people perform best when they are organised. On production lines,...

GARAGE

Jan 16, 2019 09:03 AM

Grab in JV with China's ZhongAn to distribute insurance products in South-east Asia

HOPING to tap a fast-growing market, Grab has entered into a joint venture (JV) with a subsidiary of Chinese Internet-...

STOCKS

MARKET TODAY:
Jan 16, 2019 10:46 AM

Australia: Shares edge higher on banks; New Zealand gains

[BENGALURU] Australian shares edged up on Wednesday, building on the previous session's rally driven by hopes of...
Jan 16, 2019 09:51 AM

Hong Kong: Stocks open lower on Wednesday

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong stocks eased soon after opening on Wednesday morning following a more than two percent rally the...
Jan 16, 2019 09:22 AM

Singapore shares open higher on Wednesday, STI up 0.45% to 3,226.60

SINGAPORE stocks opened higher on Wednesday, with the Straits Times Index advancing 14.30 points, or 0.45 per cent to 3...
Jan 16, 2019 09:19 AM

Malaysia shares open lower on Wednesday

MALAYSIA share prices opened lower on Wednesday with the FTSE Bursa Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Composite Index down 3.45...
Jan 16, 2019 09:05 AM

Stocks to watch: LTC Corp, SembMarine, ST Engineering, IPS Securex, Midas Holdings

THE following companies saw new developments that may affect trading of their shares on Wednesday:
Jan 16, 2019 08:20 AM

Tokyo: Stocks open lower on Wednesday

[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks opened slightly lower on Wednesday, with the currency market stable in Asian trade after the...

LIFESTYLE

Jan 11, 2019 05:50 AM

Mark Chan

WHEN Mark Chan was a teenager, his father took away his drawing paper and paint brushes so he would focus on the...
Jan 11, 2019 05:50 AM

Art In The City

FROM JAN 19 to 27, the city will be awash with visual art, in locations as central as the Civic District and as...
Jan 11, 2019 05:50 AM

Come Home To Siri

BUY A CONDO, buy into a lifestyle. It’s not uncommon for property developers to dream up some marketing spiel around...

FOCUS


THE RAFFLES CONVERSATION

Cyber sleuth

The way to fight cyber crime is to ensure that the perpetrators and their backers face repercussions, says FireEye CEO Kevin Mandia, who's been at the frontline battles against hackers.

Going audit-gital

KPMG chairman Bill Thomas tells how technology has impacted the work of auditors, and delivers an impassioned response to recent criticism of scandals in the accounting profession.

Customise & connect

High-fashion label Coach turns the concept of luxury on its head, eschewing the top-down approach in favour of a more inclusive customer experience, says the American brand's CEO and president Joshua Schulman.

Going green, driving development

From climate change to global inequality, businesses must become part of the solution, not problem, to today's big challenges, says Achim Steiner, head of the United Nations Development Programme.


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WHEN Adrian Chia was on holiday in Australia's picturesque Great Ocean Road several years ago, he loved the beautiful coastal scenery and thought about how this was exactly what city dwellers needed to recharge.