Dec 11, 2018 08:04 AM

Park View Mansions tries for en bloc again with 22% lower reserve price

PARK View Mansions will relaunch on Wednesday its collective sale tender with a 22 per cent lower reserve price than...
Having running water at a turn of the tap does not come by chance in Singapore. That responsibility falls on PUB, the...
Dec 11, 2018 10:58 AM

Government Land Sales programme releases white site in Woodlands Regional Centre

A 2.75 hectare white site in Woodlands Regional Centre has been released for sale by the Urban Redevelopment Authority...
Dec 11, 2018 04:24 PM

Noble to seek court-ordered administration in Bermuda to complete restructuring into New Noble

TROUBLED commodities trader Noble Group said that it will apply to the Bermudian court for a hearing on Dec 14 for a...
Dec 11, 2018 08:15 AM

Great Eastern to buy Indonesia insurance firm for US$28m

GREAT Eastern Holdings is acquiring Indonesia-registered PT QBE General Insurance Indonesia for US$28 million, it...
Dec 11, 2018 01:08 PM

Singapore firms raise US$4.9b in equity capital markets to date in 2018; 30.1% fall from 2017: Refinitiv

SINGAPORE companies have raised US$4.9 billion in equity capital markets (ECMs) so far this year, a 30.1 per cent...
Dec 12, 2018 12:18 AM

Arctic's record warming driving 'broad change' in environment: study

[WASHINGTON] Global warming is heating the Arctic at a record pace, driving broad environmental changes across the...
Dec 12, 2018 12:10 AM

EU's Brexit message to May: clarify, reassure, but not renegotiate

[BRUSSELS] "Clarify?" - yes. "Reassure?" - sure. "Renegotiate?" - no...
Dec 11, 2018 11:53 PM

EU demand for construction steel still well below pre-crisis levels - ArcelorMittal

[PARIS] Europe's demand for construction steel is down nearly 20 per cent versus its pre-financial crisis peak,...
Dec 11, 2018 11:39 PM

By popular demand - Meghan and Harry live figures go on show in Berlin

[BERLIN] Dressed in Christmas jumpers and with gaudy tinsel around their necks, a pregnant Meghan Markle, Duchess of...
Dec 11, 2018 11:30 PM

Verizon writes down US$4.6 billion of value of AOL-Yahoo business

[NEW YORK] Verizon Communications Inc slashed the value of its AOL and Yahoo acquisitions by US$4.6 billion, conceding...


Dec 5, 2018 05:50 AM

S-E Asia GDP growth to slow in 2019 amid trade war: ICAEW

ECONOMIC growth across the South-east Asia region is expected to slow in 2019 to 5 per cent, after an estimated 5.3 per...


Dec 10, 2018 05:50 AM

Singapore venture capital firm eyes North Asia play

VENTURE capital firm Golden Equator Capital's (GEC) move to launch a S$120 million fund with Korea Investment...


Dec 11, 2018 10:43 PM

US: Wall Street opens sharply higher on trade optimism

[NEW YORK] US stocks jumped at the open on Tuesday in broad-based gains led by industrial and technology stocks amid...
Dec 11, 2018 05:47 PM

Singapore shares end lower on Tuesday

SINGAPORE stocks closed lower on Tuesday, with the Straits Times Index down 0.43 per cent or 13.16 points to 3,059.28.
Dec 11, 2018 05:41 PM

Malaysia: Shares end lower on Tuesday

MALAYSIA share prices closed lower on Tuesday, with the FTSE Bursa Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Composite Index down 10.68...
Dec 11, 2018 04:35 PM

Seoul: Stocks flat amid global uncertainties; won slumps to 2-week low

[SEOUL] South Korea's Kospi stock index ended nearly flat on Tuesday as sharp gains in Samsung BioLogics Co Ltd on...
Dec 11, 2018 04:28 PM

Europe: Stock markets rebound at open

[LONDON] European stock markets recovered at the open Tuesday, with London's benchmark FTSE 100 index up 0.6 per...
Dec 11, 2018 04:25 PM

Hong Kong: Stocks close with gains

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong stocks ended with small gains on Tuesday but dealers remain on edge over the outlook for China-US...


Dec 10, 2018 05:50 AM

Paving its way to deliver quality healthcare

IN the past year since Clearbridge Health was listed on the Singapore Exchange's Catalist board in Dec 2017, the...
Dec 7, 2018 05:50 AM

Zén of Nordic cuisine

IT'S beginning to look a lot like Christ... no wait, Stockholm. If you're hankering for a winter wonderland...


Dec 7, 2018 05:50 AM

Santa Claus

SANTA CLAUS IS coming to town. In fact, he’s just arrived - just in time to assert his claim over the Orchard Road...
Dec 7, 2018 05:50 AM
A Season Of Giving

A Personal Christmas

For your favourite collector, the ultimate coup will be to get hold of Suntory’s newly released Hibiki 35 Year Old - an...
Dec 11, 2018 05:50 AM

Money FM podcast: Coffee with Claressa: The Great American Brunch

Chef John Kunkel founder of 50 Eggs Inc, which operates some of Miami's most popular restaurants, is in town to...



Leading with purpose

As the world's biggest fund manager, BlackRock is using its influence to espouse its bedrock values. Chairman and CEO Larry Fink himself seeks to be a "voice of positiveness" - and says corporations need, now more than ever as governments fall short, to step up in key issues.

Breaking down to build up

With technology no longer just an enabler of business but an element that drives strategy in every organisation, now's the most exciting time ever, says Cisco CEO Chuck Robbins.

Entrepreneurial Zen

Zendesk's Mikkel Svane tells why Silicon Valley is still the world's top startup hub. Even the weather helps, he says.

Strength in a sari

Having built the world's first social stock exchange, particularly to benefit and empower women, Durreen Shahnaz now wants to take impact investing from the margins to the mainstream.


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.