Jan 22, 2020 08:52 AM

CMT, CCT in proposed merger to form third largest Reit in Asia-Pacific

THE Singapore real estate investment trusts (S-Reits) sector is witnessing yet another proposed consolidation, with...

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Jan 20, 2020 06:00 PM

Money Hacks podcast: What are vehicle protection services? (Ep 63)

How different are vehicle protection services from car insurance? To help us with that is Manfred Schmoelz,...

Jan 22, 2020 12:00 PM

KPMG focuses on 'transformation as business' in Budget 2020 proposals

INSTEAD of a wish list or a focus on tax tweaks for Budget 2020, KPMG in Singapore has proposed that economic...


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BREAKING NEWS
Jan 22, 2020 04:50 PM

SRX, AIG Singapore offer insurance policy that can replace tenant security deposit

SINGAPORE property portal SRX has teamed up with general insurer AIG Asia Pacific Insurance (AIG Singapore) to let...

Jan 22, 2020 04:34 PM

COE prices end mixed ahead of Chinese New Year

CERTIFICATE of entitlement (COE) prices ended mixed in the latest tender on Wednesday (Jan 22) on the back of a more...

Jan 22, 2020 04:28 PM

Europe: Stocks diverge at open

[LONDON] Europe's main equity markets diverged at the opening bell on Wednesday.

Jan 22, 2020 04:25 PM

Hong Kong: Stocks bounce after sell-off

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong shares recovered some of the previous day's sharp losses on bargain-buying Wednesday but...

Jan 22, 2020 04:13 PM

Amoy Street, Bukit Pasoh conservation shophouses up for sale

A 999-year leasehold shophouse in Amoy Street has been launched for sale with a guide price of at least S$9 million...

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EDITOR'S CHOICE

Jan 22, 2020 05:50 AM
SINGAPORE BUDGET 2020

Higher taxes not expected for expansionary Budget 2020

THIS term of government's large accumulated surplus should allow for an expansionary Budget 2020, even in the...

Jan 22, 2020 05:50 AM
STARTUPS

Grab's rewards revamp trades points for sustainability

GRAB'S rationalisation of its rewards programme is unsurprising with the launch of the GrabPay Card, but may also...

Jan 22, 2020 05:50 AM

Eastspring aims to double AUM by 2024

EASTSPRING Investments, a subsidiary of Prudential plc, has set its sights on an ambitious target to more than...

LIFESTYLE

Jan 17, 2020 05:50 AM

Qipao Power: The Cheongsam gets more fashion relevance

THE QIPAO MAY no longer be a common sight on the streets of China. But fashionistas across the world are embracing...

Jan 17, 2020 05:50 AM
DINING OUT

Predictable Chinese cooking at Jia He

NOT every restaurant can be a star. We get that. Just as an army has its generals and elite commandos, it also needs...


ASEAN BUSINESS

Jan 21, 2020 01:06 PM

Consumers excited about high speeds 5G brings

One in four consumers say they're excited about faster data transfer speeds as downloading a full HD movie will take...

GARAGE

Jan 22, 2020 02:55 PM

Singapore High Court dismisses cybersquatter's lawsuit against Grab unit

THE Singapore High Court has dismissed a lawsuit by management consultancy 3 Corporate Services against Grabtaxi...


STOCKS

MARKET TODAY:
Jan 22, 2020 04:28 PM

Europe: Stocks diverge at open

[LONDON] Europe's main equity markets diverged at the opening bell on Wednesday.

Jan 22, 2020 04:25 PM

Hong Kong: Stocks bounce after sell-off

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong shares recovered some of the previous day's sharp losses on bargain-buying Wednesday but...

Jan 22, 2020 03:53 PM

Australia: Shares post record closing highs

[SYDNEY] Australian shares jumped nearly 1 per cent on Wednesday to log their highest close, powered by significant...

Jan 22, 2020 03:47 PM

South Korea: Stocks rally on bargain-hunting

[SEOUL] South Korean shares jumped more than 1 per cent on Wednesday on bargain-hunting and Beijing's efforts to...

Jan 22, 2020 03:10 PM

Tokyo: Shares end higher on bargain hunting

[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks reversed earlier losses and ended higher Wednesday thanks to bargain hunting, with relative...

Jan 22, 2020 01:35 PM

Singapore stocks: STI resumes Wednesday afternoon down 0.09% on day

SINGAPORE stocks resumed trading on Wednesday afternoon slightly down, with the Straits Times Index losing 0.09 per...


BT WEEKLY

Jan 20, 2020 05:50 AM

Looking into the crystal ball

THIS WEEK'S TOPIC Two predictions for 2020 (in business/industry or global affairs): one that you wish to see...

Jan 20, 2020 05:50 AM
TOPLINE

PhillipCapital sets sights on new growth areas, diversification

FINANCIAL house PhillipCapital wants to wade deeper into the small- and medium-sized enterprise (SME) space from its...

Jan 22, 2020 05:50 AM
SINGAPORE BUDGET 2020

SMEs need more liquidity, access to digital solutions: SBF

THE Singapore Business Federation (SBF) SME Committee on Tuesday called for increased liquidity and greater access...

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 22, 2020 05:50 AM

Eastspring aims to double AUM by 2024

EASTSPRING Investments, a subsidiary of Prudential plc, has set its sights on an ambitious target to more than...

Jan 17, 2020 05:50 AM
DINING OUT

Predictable Chinese cooking at Jia He

NOT every restaurant can be a star. We get that. Just as an army has its generals and elite commandos, it also needs...

Jan 18, 2020 05:50 AM

What the hype: Pumped up kicks and the sneaker resale market

On New Year’s eve, a sneaker collaboration with German sportswear giant Adidas and gamer Tyler “Ninja” Blevins was...

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...

Jan 17, 2020 05:50 AM

Qipao Power: The Cheongsam gets more fashion relevance

THE QIPAO MAY no longer be a common sight on the streets of China. But fashionistas across the world are embracing...

Jan 4, 2020 05:50 AM
COMMENTARY

Tempering income expectations in 2020

THE years since the 2008-09 global financial crisis have been difficult for income seekers and I think this is...



FOCUS

Jan 22, 2020 05:50 AM
DIGITAL BANKS

More China players emerge among bids for Singapore digibank licences

TWO more Chinese players have made public their digital wholesale banking bids in Singapore, bringing the reported...

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Jan 22, 2020 04:13 PM

Amoy Street, Bukit Pasoh conservation shophouses up for sale

A 999-year leasehold shophouse in Amoy Street has been launched for sale with a guide price of at least S$9 million...

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Jan 21, 2020 05:50 AM

Singapore not immune to divisive forces: DPM Heng

SINGAPORE has already seen some semblances of nativist tendencies, the Republic's deputy prime minister said, as he...

Jan 10, 2020 11:50 PM

First Reit studies options after road subsistence causes 'serious impact'

THE manager of First Reit on Friday updated that the road subsistence that took place in 2018 along Gubeng Highway,...


THE RAFFLES CONVERSATION

Jan 18, 2020 05:50 AM

Cloud evangelist

ONE interesting aspect of technology usage and understanding in this millennium is that it has outgrown the late...

Jan 11, 2020 05:50 AM

Making the most of data

IN the past, the use of data was often viewed as a "nice-to-have" rather than a "must-have" in corporate decision-...

Jan 4, 2020 05:50 AM

Class pass

MICHEL Rochat has spent four decades - almost his entire professional life - working in higher education.

Dec 28, 2019 05:50 AM

Staying nimble

A WILLINGNESS to let go of closely held convictions is clearly a major tenet of William Liem's personal philosophy....


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