Sep 24, 2020 05:50 AM
VIRUS OUTBREAK

Trial to let top execs skip stay-home notice, take Covid-19 test instead

SENIOR executives in Singapore who need to travel regularly for official purposes may be able to get a business...

Aug 31, 2020 06:00 PM

Money Hacks: ETFs and unit trusts, what are the differences and misconceptions? (Ep 79)

This episode tackles the importance of knowing the pros and cons of ETFs and unit trusts.

Sep 24, 2020 05:50 AM
NEWS ANALYSIS: THE SINGAPORE BRAND

Singapore brand has cachet, but what values should it embody?

WHAT does the Singapore brand stand for, and can it carry all industries who wear this label?

Sep 24, 2020 05:50 AM

Luxury living reimagined - in the new BTLuxe

WELCOME to the all-new BTLuxe - a seasonal, bumper pullout in The Business Times that takes a fresh new look at...

Sep 24, 2020 05:50 AM
COMMENTARY

The bigger picture behind illicit money flows

THE latest report that slammed global banks for their part in channelling dirty money naturally stirred attention,...

Sep 24, 2020 05:50 AM
BT EXCLUSIVE: HIN LEONG COLLAPSE

PwC, 2 law firms could earn S$17m from Hin Leong's rescue bid

PRICEWATERHOUSECOOPERS (PwC) and legal firms Rajah & Tann and Drew & Napier could pocket up to S$17.3...

Sep 24, 2020 05:50 AM

Buyer fails to extend due diligence for ABI Plaza

ATTEMPTS to sell two office towers - ABI Plaza in Tanjong Pagar and PIL Building in Cecil Street - have hit a snag...

EDITOR'S CHOICE

Sep 24, 2020 05:50 AM
NEWS ANALYSIS: THE SINGAPORE BRAND

Singapore brand has cachet, but what values should it embody?

WHAT does the Singapore brand stand for, and can it carry all industries who wear this label?

Sep 24, 2020 05:50 AM
COMMENTARY

The bigger picture behind illicit money flows

THE latest report that slammed global banks for their part in channelling dirty money naturally stirred attention,...

Sep 24, 2020 05:50 AM
BT EXCLUSIVE: HIN LEONG COLLAPSE

PwC, 2 law firms could earn S$17m from Hin Leong's rescue bid

PRICEWATERHOUSECOOPERS (PwC) and legal firms Rajah & Tann and Drew & Napier could pocket up to S$17.3...

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...

Sep 24, 2020 05:50 AM

Luxury living reimagined - in the new BTLuxe

WELCOME to the all-new BTLuxe - a seasonal, bumper pullout in The Business Times that takes a fresh new look at...

Sep 18, 2020 05:50 AM

From lemak to laut

HUNGER may be the best sauce, but in the case of a certain new nasi lemak shop in town, controversy is the new umami...


GARAGE

Sep 24, 2020 05:50 AM
GARAGE

Koh Boon Hwee, investment veterans launch South-east Asian VC

A NEW venture capital firm by five private capital veterans, including businessman Koh Boon Hwee, is raising an...


STOCKS

MARKET TODAY:
Sep 24, 2020 06:12 AM

US: Stocks end sharply lower, Dow -1.9%, Nasdaq -3.0%

[NEW YORK] Wall Street stocks tumbled on Wednesday as a September selloff resumed amid worries over a coronavirus...

Sep 24, 2020 06:01 AM

Europe: Travel rebound, Adidas support stocks despite mixed data

[BENGALURU] European stocks rose on Wednesday, as a rebound in beaten-down travel stocks and gains for Adidas and...

Sep 23, 2020 09:43 PM

US: Nike lifts S&P 500, Dow ahead of business activity data

[NEW YORK] The S&P 500 and the Dow opened higher on Wednesday, with Nike hitting a record high following a...

Sep 23, 2020 06:11 PM

STI claws back losses from previous days' fall, rises 0.72%

SINGAPORE shares tracked US gains to snap its four-day losing streak on Wednesday.

Sep 23, 2020 05:34 PM

Malaysia: Shares close lower on Wednesday

MALAYSIA share prices closed lower on Wednesday, with the FTSE Bursa Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Composite Index down 9....

Sep 23, 2020 04:31 PM

Hong Kong: Stocks finish with gains

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong stocks ended Wednesday on a positive note after fluctuating through the day, with a healthy...


BT WEEKLY

Sep 21, 2020 05:50 AM

A special exception

THIS WEEK'S TOPIC: Should the state step in to save distressed companies such as airlines? What are the risks and...

Sep 21, 2020 05:50 AM
TOPLINE

CCT: Merger with CMT is between two equals, not a takeover

CAPITALAND Commercial Trust (CCT) unitholders have had gripes about the terms of its proposed merger with CapitaLand...

Sep 23, 2020 05:24 PM

vCargo Cloud launches platform to digitalise global trade, improve SME access

TRADE and logistics solutions provider vCargo Cloud on Wednesday launched a digital trade platform called GUUD,...

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...

Sep 23, 2020 05:50 AM

What investors with US$3.4 trillion are buying during Covid-19

HOTELS, pipelines, convenience stores and automaker bonds are among the assets being bought by some of the world's...

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...

Sep 19, 2020 05:50 AM

All at sea: Stranded ship crews are shipping's hidden Covid crisis

Gus, an Egyptian national, has been stuck at sea for longer than 12 months and just wants to go home. Back ashore,...

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...

Sep 24, 2020 05:50 AM

Luxury living reimagined - in the new BTLuxe

WELCOME to the all-new BTLuxe - a seasonal, bumper pullout in The Business Times that takes a fresh new look at...



FOCUS

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Sep 24, 2020 07:37 AM

Britain finally launches virus app in England and Wales

[LONDON] The British government on Thursday finally launches its troubled smartphone app to help track the...

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Sep 24, 2020 05:50 AM
HOCK LOCK SIEW

OCBC's shift from offshore exposure to sustainable financing no less challenging

WITH the recent slashing of OCBC's exposure to the offshore support vessels (OSV) sector, the question is whether...

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Sep 24, 2020 05:50 AM

Buyer fails to extend due diligence for ABI Plaza

ATTEMPTS to sell two office towers - ABI Plaza in Tanjong Pagar and PIL Building in Cecil Street - have hit a snag...

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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

Sep 19, 2020 05:50 AM

Finding that sweet spot

RESEARCH and commercialisation are often seen as separate processes, with scientists handing their findings off to...

Sep 12, 2020 05:50 AM

Guarding the utility

YANIV Vardi is passionate about wines. He has his own vineyard where as a connoisseur he has produced a number of...

Sep 5, 2020 05:50 AM

Chip-fuelled creativity

THE tiny ESP8266 microchip, made close to a decade ago, has amassed a cult following far beyond what its lead...

Aug 29, 2020 05:50 AM

Dawn of AI golden age

Swami Sivasubramanian, vice-president of Amazon's machine learning arm, sees opportunities everywhere - even one...


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