Sep 23, 2019 01:10 PM

Singapore headline inflation edges up to 0.5% in August; core inflation stays flat

SINGAPORE's headline inflation edged up slightly in August reversing from a dip July, while core inflation remained...

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Sep 16, 2019 06:00 PM

PODCAST: Save more when paying for overseas property investments (Money Hacks, Ep 54)

This episode is aimed at how best to pay for property investments overseas. Do you use expensive banking services?...

Sep 23, 2019 06:39 PM

Daily Debrief: What Happened Today

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BREAKING NEWS
Sep 23, 2019 07:35 PM

Britain launches largest repatriation in peacetime history after Thomas Cook collapse

[NEW YORK] Thomas Cook Group Plc collapsed under a pile of debt after talks with creditors failed, forcing the...

Sep 23, 2019 07:16 PM

TTJ Holdings lowers dividend as FY2019 earnings fall 58%

STRUCTURAL steel fabricator TTJ Holdings saw net profit dive 58 per cent to S$3.8 million for the financial year...

Sep 23, 2019 06:39 PM

Daily Debrief: What Happened Today

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Sep 23, 2019 06:13 PM

Singapore shares fall 0.5% as investors stay on the sidelines

THE Straits Times Index (STI) opened slightly lower by 1.23 points, but slipped steadily over the session to close...

Sep 23, 2019 05:46 PM

Malaysia: Shares close lower on Monday

MALAYSIA share prices closed lower on Monday, with the FTSE Bursa Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Composite Index down 4.48...


LIFESTYLE

Sep 20, 2019 05:50 AM

Interview - Alain Ducasse

ALAIN DUCASSE is synonymous with French fine dining, and has enough gravitas as a chef with 20 Michelin stars to...

Sep 20, 2019 05:50 AM

TEDxSingapore: The meaning of life

AT THE END of one group session, participants of the recent TEDxSingapore Salon event each wrote on a piece of paper...

Sep 20, 2019 05:50 AM

How to get a Michelin Star

MICHELIN inspectors are people too. They are not all French. They do not always eat alone.


ASEAN BUSINESS

Sep 23, 2019 03:50 PM

Global waste flows to Asia increasing but region is taking steps to remedy situation

Global flows are shifting toward Asia on seven of eight dimensions namely trade, capital, people, knowledge,...

GARAGE

Sep 23, 2019 07:59 AM

Grab facing off against Tesla taxis in Indonesia

[JAKARTA] In 2015, the shares of Indonesia's largest cab company were soaring, while its revenue reached a record...


STOCKS

MARKET TODAY:
Sep 23, 2019 06:13 PM

Singapore shares fall 0.5% as investors stay on the sidelines

THE Straits Times Index (STI) opened slightly lower by 1.23 points, but slipped steadily over the session to close...

Sep 23, 2019 05:46 PM

Malaysia: Shares close lower on Monday

MALAYSIA share prices closed lower on Monday, with the FTSE Bursa Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Composite Index down 4.48...

Sep 23, 2019 04:35 PM

Hong Kong: Stocks suffer more losses

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong stocks fell Monday, marking six straight losses, as investors fret over the China-US trade...

Sep 23, 2019 03:48 PM

Europe: Stock markets mixed at open

[LONDON] Europe's stock markets diverged at the open on Monday, with London rising despite the collapse of British...

Sep 23, 2019 03:46 PM

Australia: Shares gain as rate cut hopes solidify; New Zealand up

[SYDNEY] Australian shares rose on Monday, as hopes of an interest rate cut by the central bank at its October...

Sep 23, 2019 03:39 PM

South Korea: Stocks inch up amid trade talks

[SEOUL] South Korean shares ended slightly higher on Monday, extending gains for a 12th session while investors...


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THE RAFFLES CONVERSATION

Powering social good

Having redefined its mission as a "social innovation business", Japanese conglomerate Hitachi is tackling issues faced by society. And that, says the company's vice president Kojin Nakakita, is what "contributing to society" truly means.

Straight shooter

UBS Asia Pacific president Edmund Koh – who says his job has made him one of the best connected persons in Asia – pulls no punches about life at the helm of the wealth management business.

Old-School Newsman

Even as he drives the South China Morning Post's digital expansion, Gary Liu, techie CEO of the Hong Kong broadsheet's publisher, says the print product will remain relevant and will evolve.

Refocus on the core

Jennifer Johnson, president and COO of global fund house Franklin Resources, says her firm - and the industry at large - need to get back to the basics: Investors want to see growth in their funds.


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