Oct 22, 2018 12:21 PM

Grab to launch beta trial of GrabExpress in Singapore

GRAB will launch in Singapore on Tuesday a beta trial of GrabExpress, its on-demand door-to-door delivery and courier...
Oct 22, 2018 12:23 PM

NUS-Redas property sentiment index falls sharply on cooling measures

PROPERTY cooling measures announced in July have dampened sentiment towards the Singapore property market, according to...
Oct 22, 2018 01:19 PM

Brokers' take: RHB, CGS-CIMB, Phillip Securities maintain 'buy' on SGX

BROKERS are maintaining “buy” calls on the Singapore Exchange (SGX) after the bourse operator posted stable first-...
Oct 22, 2018 08:01 AM

Stocks to watch: Oxley, KSH, SLB, Heeton, SembMarine, ST Engineering, Lion Asiapac, Libra, Raffles Infrastructure

THE following companies saw new developments which may affect trading of their shares on Monday:
Oct 22, 2018 12:00 PM

E-government transactions easier, more secure with new app SingPass Mobile

DIGITAL government transactions - such as applying for HDB (Housing and Development Board) flats and checking CPF (...
Oct 22, 2018 12:36 PM

Who's more optimistic about global trade? Surprisingly, it's emerging markets

BUSINESS professionals in developing countries are surprisingly more optimistic about the global trade outlook than...
Oct 22, 2018 05:50 AM

AI and machine learning spell radical changes for traders, asset management

ARTIFICIAL intelligence and machine learning are set to shake up traders' jobs by enabling them to generate their...
Oct 22, 2018 11:53 AM

Alibaba's Jack Ma to open institute for tech entrepreneurs in Indonesia

[NUSA DUA, Indonesia] Jack Ma, executive chairman of China's Alibaba Group Holding, said on Saturday he plans to...


ASEAN BUSINESS

Oct 19, 2018 04:20 PM

Singapore ranked 9th in wealth per adult: Credit Suisse

IN TERMS of wealth per adult, Singapore is ranked ninth among the world's major economies, with the figure having...

STARTUPS

Oct 22, 2018 12:21 PM

Grab to launch beta trial of GrabExpress in Singapore

GRAB will launch in Singapore on Tuesday a beta trial of GrabExpress, its on-demand door-to-door delivery and courier...

STOCKS

MARKET TODAY:
Oct 22, 2018 01:30 PM

Singapore stocks: STI resumes Monday afternoon trading at 3,074.22, up 0.4% on day

SINGAPORE stocks resumed afternoon trading in positive territory on Monday, with the Straits Times Index up 11.71...
Oct 22, 2018 11:55 AM

Asia: Markets mixed but Shanghai extends strong rally

[HONG KONG] Asian markets were mixed on Monday, with Shanghai surging almost four percent to build on a rally at the...
Oct 22, 2018 10:37 AM

China stocks rally most since 2016 as state steps up support

[HONG KONG] Chinese stocks jumped the most in more two years after top officials continued to express support for the...
Oct 22, 2018 10:08 AM

Shanghai: Stocks extend rally at open on Monday

[HONG KONG] Shares rallied at the start of trade in Shanghai on Monday, extending a surge at the end of last week after...
Oct 22, 2018 09:19 AM

Singapore shares open flat on Monday; STI up 0.01% to 3,062.71

SINGAPORE stocks opened flat on Monday, with the benchmark Straits Times Index inching up 0.01 per cent, or 0.2 of a...
Oct 22, 2018 09:17 AM

Malaysia shares open lower on Monday

MALAYSIA share prices opened lower on Monday with the FTSE Bursa Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Composite Index down 2.28 points...

LIFESTYLE

Oct 19, 2018 05:50 AM

Paige Parker

ON JAN 1, 1999, Paige Parker and her soon-to-be husband Jim Rogers embarked on a three-year worldwide road trip that...
Oct 19, 2018 05:50 AM

Carrè On Style

IN THE WORLD according to Hermès, good business comes from not letting people buy your stuff. It’s as if they make...
Oct 19, 2018 05:50 AM
SPECIAL FEATURE

Local Signatures Elevated

Most of us would not be able to resist Singapore’s signature hawker dishes such as Bak Chor Mee, Hainanese Chicken Rice...

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