Mar 19, 2019 04:36 PM

Singapore is 3rd most vulnerable in Asia-Pac to slowing China trade: Moody's

SINGAPORE is the third most vulnerable Asia Pacific country to a sustained trade slowdown in China after Hong Kong and...
In the fourth episode of My SME story, we feature Jeremy Lee, director, business...

Singapore Budget 2019

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Mar 19, 2019 06:30 PM

Daily Debrief: What Happened Today

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Mar 19, 2019 01:17 PM

More job vacancies for PMETs in 2018; employers looking more beyond academic results: MOM

THERE were more jobs up for grabs last year after good economic growth in the first half of the year.
Mar 19, 2019 02:56 PM

Divestment intent remains near record levels in region: poll

SOUTH-EAST Asian enterprises' intentions to divest remain near record levels as they look to gain a competitive...
Mar 19, 2019 12:35 PM

Former HUDC estate Braddell View to launch en bloc sale with S$2.08b reserve price

SINGAPORE's largest private residential site - Braddell View - will be launched for collective sale by public...
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Mar 20, 2019 12:26 AM

Protesters in yellow vests invade UK Attorney General's office

[LONDON] Protesters wearing yellow vests invaded the office of Britain's Attorney General in central London on...
Mar 20, 2019 12:16 AM

EU to study Boeing software updates before allowing flights to resume

[BRUSSELS] The European Union will not allow models of the Boeing aircraft that crashed in Ethiopia to fly in its skies...
Mar 20, 2019 12:01 AM

Saudi King launches US$23b Riyadh beautification programme

[RIYADH] Saudi Arabia plans to pour US$23 billion into beautifying its capital, Riyadh, with projects expected to...
Mar 19, 2019 11:45 PM

Investors go after Danske for US$475m

[COPENHAGEN] Institutional shareholders in scandal-ridden Danske Bank are suing the Danish lender for US$475 million in...
Mar 19, 2019 11:31 PM

RBI chief calls for more fiscal coordination by state and federal govts

[MUMBAI] India's central bank Governor Shaktikanta Das said on Tuesday it was important to co-ordinate fiscal...


Mar 18, 2019 05:38 PM

Situational analysis if Pheu Thai-led coalition government emerges: Control Risks

The violent and highly disruptive repercussions of political conflict in Thailand since 2008 should convince even the...


Mar 19, 2019 05:36 PM

Grab rolls out online payment check-out, to launch credit services and insurance marketplace

GRAB is launching upgrades to its mobile wallet GrabPay, postpaid payment services for customers, and more insurance...


Mar 19, 2019 09:45 PM

US: Wall St opens higher as Fed expected to hold fire

[NEW YORK] US stocks opened higher on Tuesday as investors expected a more accommodative policy stance at the end of...
Mar 19, 2019 05:55 PM

Singapore shares gain 0.3% as investors stay on sidelines

LACKING catalysts, markets in Asia closed mostly lower as investors were waiting on the sidelines for the Federal...
Mar 19, 2019 05:43 PM

Malaysia: Shares end lower on Tuesday

MALAYSIA share prices closed lower on Tuesday, with the FTSE Bursa Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Composite Index down 3.26...
Mar 19, 2019 04:51 PM

Europe: Stocks open little changed

[LONDON] European equities opened steady as mining shares climbed amid higher copper prices and Asos Plc tumbled on a...
Mar 19, 2019 04:47 PM

Hong Kong: Stocks end with further gains

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong stocks finished higher Tuesday, extending a rally to a fourth day as investors look ahead to the...
Mar 19, 2019 01:19 PM

Singapore stocks: STI resumes Tuesday afternoon at 3,212.34, down 0.02% on day

SINGAPORE stocks resumed afternoon trading in negative territory on Tuesday, with the Straits Times Index losing 0.62...


Mar 15, 2019 05:50 AM

Carolyn Kan

A CHANCE MEETING with an Italian silversmith in Florence in 2008 led to a month-long apprenticeship. And that...
Mar 15, 2019 05:50 AM

A new horizon: Rishi Naleendra and fellow chefs on new career paths

RISHI NALEENDRA USED to dream about getting a Michelin star. Now that he’s had one for a couple of years, he’s decided...
Mar 15, 2019 05:50 AM

Brunching Out

Go directly to jail and do not pass go. If you’re hungry and a fan of the board game Monopoly, get your silver token...



The Accidental Restaurateur

Chance may have led Desmond Lim to open the iconic Les Amis restaurant, but its growth into one of the largest independent restaurant groups in Singapore is no fluke.

Hard drive for success

Take your time to settle in as a new hire? No such thing for feted IT luminary Neelam Dhawan. Even after an illustrious 36-year career, she remains highly passionate about her next roles in the industry.

Call for inclusion

Mastercard CEO Ajay Banga tells why financial inclusion - not exactly a money-spinner for the business - is a worthy investment.

More ways to pay

Visa CEO Alfred Kelly Jr sees a big role for credit cards to smoothen and speed up e-commerce, and in driving two-way payments.


In using a digital platform to add a touch of modernity, Haulio’s Alvin Ea is hauling the logistics industry into a new era.