Apr 12, 2019 05:50 AM

The Eco-Preneurs

Arthur Huang is a magician, but not the type to pull a rabbit out of a hat. What he does is take discarded footwear...

Apr 13, 2019 05:50 AM

Industry's bright spark: Adding bite to additive manufacturing

Ironically, though Singapore is home to EOS's Asia-Pacific headquarters, the island accounts for less than 1 per...

Singapore Budget 2019

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Apr 12, 2019 05:50 AM

Sabrina Tan

SABRINA TAN IS only half-joking when she describes the skincare industry as a highly competitive blood sport. After...

Apr 13, 2019 05:50 AM

Showbiz stalwart

IT may seem somewhat counter-intuitive but Ricky Ow - child actor in a Chinese drama at the pivotal age of ten and...

BREAKING NEWS

Apr 19, 2019 07:30 PM

TT International seeks extensions for moratorium, scheme of arrangement

CONSUMER electronics retailer TT International is seeking a fourth extension of a moratorium that restricts...

Apr 19, 2019 04:48 PM

Maybank intends to appoint receivers and managers for Tuaspring assets

MAYBANK has terminated its collaboration agreement with Hyflux and Tuaspring, and intends to appoint receivers and...

Apr 19, 2019 02:25 PM

Qualcomm's joint venture with Chinese province to shut down

[BENGALURU] A joint venture between US smartphone chipmaker Qualcomm Inc and China's Guizhou province will shut down...

Apr 19, 2019 02:23 PM

Rights group condemns US 'vigilantes' treatment of migrants on border

[NEW MEXICO] The American Civil Liberties Union of New Mexico on Thursday called for state authorities to...

Apr 19, 2019 02:12 PM

US envoy 'disappointed' by collapse of inter-Afghan peace meeting

[KABUL] The US envoy for peace in Afghanistan expressed disappointment on Friday after the collapse of a planned...

Apr 12, 2019 05:50 AM

Designer Gourmet: The all-new Culina Dempsey

LESS THAN THREE years ago, fashion doyenne Christina Ong's COMO Dempsey made its debut at the hipster Tanglin...

Apr 12, 2019 05:50 AM

Kilo packs a punch in flavour and fun

KILO Kitchen doesn't just serve food, it dishes up large quantities of conviviality. It sits on the corner of Duxton...

Apr 13, 2019 05:50 AM

Singapore Q1 GDP growth hits decade low

SINGAPORE'S economy is growing at the slowest clip since the global financial crisis, according to flash data for...

Apr 13, 2019 05:50 AM
CFA SINGAPORE INSIGHTS

Beware the unicorn IPO stampede

IN MEDIEVAL and Renaissance allegories, unicorns are rare and wild creatures that signify honesty, fidelity, purity...

Apr 12, 2019 05:50 AM
BOOKS

Tibetan Page-turner

LARGE, RICH AND INTRICATE, Tibet's ancient murals are renowned for their cultural significance and have been...

Apr 12, 2019 05:50 AM

Home Additions: New objects for the home

Whatever your decor needs, you’ll find inspiration from these new furniture collections.

Apr 13, 2019 05:50 AM
OFFBEAT

Ode to my alma mater

I DON'T remember much of my first year of formal education. After all, Primary 1 at Singapore Chinese Girls' School...

Apr 13, 2019 05:50 AM
THE STEERING COLUMN

BMW M850i Convertible review: Top this if you can

ANOTHER week, another new BMW. Looking at how its 2019 is shaping up, the arch-enemy of Mercedes-Benz has been...

Apr 11, 2019 05:50 AM
HOCK LOCK SIEW

Sustainability reporting isn't about lip service

INTERNATIONAL Accounting Standards Board (IASB) chairman Hans Hoogervorst's recent accusation of "rampant"...

Apr 10, 2019 05:50 AM
HOCK LOCK SIEW

More M&A could be in the offing for S-Reits

OUE Commercial Reit (OUE C-Reit) and OUE Hospitality Trust (OUE H-Trust) are coming together in what could be the...

Apr 9, 2019 05:50 AM
HOCK LOCK SIEW

Banks should worry about Apple Card

WHEN the Apple Card was launched a few weeks ago, some pundits were unimpressed with all that fuss.

Apr 4, 2019 05:50 AM
HOCK LOCK SIEW

How far do directors' duties extend?

CAMSING Healthcare's independent directors (IDs) came under fire last week, for quitting the board before the...



ASEAN BUSINESS

Apr 18, 2019 11:23 AM

Real estate markets across Asia kick off 2019 on a positive note

Real estate markets across Asia generally started 2019 on a positive note with friendly government policies, tax...

GARAGE

Apr 19, 2019 08:30 AM
STARTUPS

Sequoia India names 17 early-stage startups for Surge accelerator programme

SEQUOIA India, a branch of the technology-focused American venture capital (VC) firm, has announced the 17...


STOCKS

MARKET TODAY:
Apr 19, 2019 09:23 AM

Malaysia: Shares open higher on Friday

MALAYSIA share prices opened higher on Friday with the FTSE Bursa Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Composite Index up 5.27...

Apr 19, 2019 08:34 AM

Asian markets closed for holiday

[HONG KONG] Financial markets in Australia, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, New Zealand, the Philippines and Singapore...

Apr 19, 2019 08:21 AM

Tokyo: Shares open higher after Wall Street gains

[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks opened higher on Friday following healthy gains on Wall Street, while the forex market remained...

Apr 19, 2019 05:58 AM

Europe: Shares rise as short covering, earnings help temper growth worries

[BENGALURU] European shares ended higher on Thursday as short covering kicked in ahead of a long Easter weekend and...

Apr 19, 2019 05:50 AM
STOCKS

STI ends flat amid lacklustre trading

IT WAS a short week for most markets in Asia, with trading typifying that of workers who would rather the long...

Apr 19, 2019 05:50 AM

Brokers' take

Mapletree Logistics Trust's (MLT's) share price has whipsawed since it was disclosed that CWT International had...


THE RAFFLES CONVERSATION

Showbiz stalwart

Singaporean Ricky Ow, who started out in TV as a child actor and today oversees the Asia-Pacific portfolio of media and entertainment giant Turner, shares what the future of show business holds for the storied group whose TV brands run from CNN to Cartoon Network.

Irish eyes are smiling

Ireland is a committed member of the EU, and that spells huge opportunities for business, says the country’s Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation, Heather Humphreys.

Providing connections

In today's digital economy, data enables invisible empowerment to companies big and small, says Orange Business Services CEO Helmut Reisinger.

True to one's roots

Hartmut Jenner, CEO of Kärcher, a world market leader in cleaning technology, says two of the German company's biggest strengths are its family-owned nature and its culture of innovation.


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