Oct 16, 2019 01:43 PM

Singapore property buyers increasingly taking 'wait-and-see' approach: poll

SINGAPOREANS are increasingly adopting a "wait-and-see" approach when it comes to buying properties, according to...

Oct 14, 2019 04:22 PM

Money Hacks podcast: How to choose a travel insurance policy (Ep 56)

This episode focuses on travel insurance and we speak with MoneySmart's...

Oct 16, 2019 06:30 PM

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Oct 17, 2019 12:20 AM

Singapore trying hard to guard itself against populism, says PM Lee

POPULISM has become an issue in many countries and Singapore has tried hard to guard itself against this, by having...

Oct 17, 2019 12:11 AM

Johnson sees chance of Brexit deal, not there yet - spokesman

[LONDON] British Prime Minister Boris Johnson told his Cabinet of top ministers that there was a chance of agreeing...

Oct 16, 2019 11:51 PM

Oxford University probes 'sale' of ancient Bible fragments

[LONDON] Oxford University said Wednesday it has launched an investigation into claims that one of its professors...

Oct 16, 2019 11:35 PM

Austrian Nobel winner Handke slams criticism

[VIENNA] Austrian Nobel literature prize winner Peter Handke has slammed criticism against him, saying journalists...

Oct 16, 2019 11:14 PM

Thomas Cook Germany withdraws bridging loan application - liquidator

[BERLIN] Insolvent Thomas Cook's German unit has withdrawn an application for a state bridging loan for legal...


Oct 11, 2019 05:50 AM

Food: Peggy Chan, activist & restaurateur of Nectar Hong Kong

LONG BEFORE ECO-CONSCIOUS plant-based cuisine became popular among ethical diners, chef Peggy Chan was already...

Oct 11, 2019 05:50 AM

Office of the Future

DREAD GOING TO work? Maybe you have too much on your plate. Or maybe it’s the workplace itself, where too much noise...

Oct 11, 2019 05:50 AM

The logic behind Japanese pizza

WHEN it comes to pizza, make ours Japanese. When you have a breed of chefs who consistently beat natural-born...


Oct 16, 2019 03:53 PM

Smart data in the age of big data

BIG data has become the trendy buzzword in tech as of late, some even characterising it as the “oil of the modern...


Oct 16, 2019 01:01 PM

South-east Asia a 'goldmine of untapped opportunity', says Grab co-founder

EVEN though South-east Asia remains underserved, solutions that are "copy and paste" from developed markets would...


Oct 16, 2019 09:57 PM

Wall Street opens lower on fresh China worries

[NEW YORK] US stocks opened lower Wednesday, as legislation targeting the Hong Kong protests stoked fears of more...

Oct 16, 2019 06:22 PM

Singapore shares gain 0.6% on Wednesday after strong Q3 US bank earnings

SINGAPORE equities raced ahead on Wednesday boosted by the rally on Wall Street, which was supported by optimism...

Oct 16, 2019 05:40 PM

Malaysia: Shares close higher on Wednesday

MALAYSIA share prices closed higher on Wednesday, with the FTSE Bursa Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Composite Index up 8.67...

Oct 16, 2019 04:26 PM

Hong Kong stocks close higher

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong shares closed higher on Wednesday, in line with a rally across Asia and after shrugging off a...

Oct 16, 2019 03:56 PM

European stocks mixed at open

[LONDON] European equities diverged Wednesday at the start of trade, while the British pound dipped after surging...

Oct 16, 2019 03:56 PM

Seoul: Stocks end higher on Brexit deal hopes; central bank cuts rates

[SEOUL] South Korean shares closed higher on Wednesday on rising hopes of a Brexit divorce deal, though worries over...


Oct 14, 2019 05:50 AM

ISDN powers up beyond healthcare

HEALTHCARE will always be in high demand. The problem is affordability, believes Teo Cher Koon, managing director of...

Oct 11, 2019 05:50 AM

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