Jun 25, 2018 05:50 AM

Airbus, Boeing eye after-sales market, but there's room for Singapore players

AS Airbus and Boeing swoop in for a bigger slice of the lucrative after-sales service market, maintenance, repair and...
Jun 25, 2018 05:50 AM

Singapore shares stagnate as investors pivot to US and China

SINGAPORE'S stock market seems to be stuck in a rut following last year's gain. ...
Jun 25, 2018 05:50 AM

Young, local and with global experience? Employers here want you

MORE Singaporeans and South-east Asians in their 20s to early 30s who have graduated or worked overseas are returning...
Jun 25, 2018 05:50 AM

MyRepublic CEO lays out game plan

INTERNET services bundled with mobile plans, and pay-television offerings on the side. This sounds like a traditional...
Jun 25, 2018 05:50 AM

Citic Envirotech wins 2.5b yuan ecological restoration contract

ENVIRONMENTAL engineering company Citic Envirotech has won a 2.5 billion yuan (about S$515 million) ecological...
Jun 25, 2018 07:10 AM

Bitcoin erases loss, bounces back from lowest level in 2018

[NEW YORK] Bitcoin erased its loss after setting a 2018 low earlier on Sunday, with the volatility reflecting increased...
Jun 25, 2018 05:50 AM

VistaJet leverages technology for added lift

PRIVATE jet service provider VistaJet is banking on technology to enhance the travel experience for its premium...
Jun 25, 2018 05:50 AM

About S$16.3m spent on Trump-Kim summit: MFA

ABOUT S$16.3 million was spent on the historic summit between United States President Donald Trump and North Korean...
Jun 25, 2018 05:50 AM

JLL, Lendlease launch proptech accelerator in Singapore

GLOBAL real estate giants JLL and Lendlease are partnering to launch an accelerator in Singapore to kickstart...


Jun 25, 2018 05:50 AM

Stocks dip as tariff threats cast pall over global trade

US STOCKS slid last week as tariff threats cast a shadow over the future of global trade and the economic cycle.
Jun 25, 2018 05:50 AM

Singapore shares stagnate as investors pivot to US and China

SINGAPORE'S stock market seems to be stuck in a rut following last year's gain. ...
Jun 25, 2018 05:50 AM

Oilfield service investors pull back on worries about US crude production

SHARES of US oilfield service companies have fallen by more than 8 per cent in the past month as worries about margins...
Jun 23, 2018 06:19 AM

European shares bounce but trade jitters linger on

[LONDON] Better-than-expected euro zone economic data and energy stocks galvanised by an Opec agreement on a modest...
Jun 23, 2018 06:12 AM

US: Dow snaps losing streak on energy lift

[NEW YORK] The S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed on Friday, as the Dow put to rest an eight-day...
Jun 23, 2018 05:50 AM

DLF Holdings eyeing Catalist listing

A SINGAPORE-BASED mechanical and electrical engineering services and solutions provider is eyeing a listing on the...


Jun 25, 2018 05:50 AM

Malaysia Smelting mining its own business

IN Pulau Indah, a once-sleepy fisherman island turned industrial estate in Malaysia's Klang district where the...
Jun 22, 2018 05:50 AM

The heat is on at Chengdu

GREASE is the word at Chengdu - a one-stop culinary tour of China's Sichuan province that is part illuminating and...


Jun 22, 2018 05:50 AM

Cecilia Leong-Faulkner

THEATRE IMPRESARIO Cecilia Leong-Faulkner got an early taste of the entertainment business as a young girl growing up...
Jun 22, 2018 05:50 AM

Art Basel: Tackling Burning Issues

IN ONE ROOM, Japanese art doyenne Yoko Ono - the widow of musician John Lennon - has laid out small pieces of broken...
Jun 22, 2018 05:50 AM

Guilt-Free Dining

Gluten-free doesn't mean gourmet-free. That's the objective of The Butcher's Wife, the latest member of...



As Austrian as red bull

Forget The Sound of Music and bucolic yodelling. Karin Fichtinger-Grohe, Austria's first resident ambassador to Singapore, is more excited about being in Asia, now that Austria is making the region a focus of its foreign policy.

The Disneyland of tech

Brad Smith, Microsoft's President, believes the company is a leader in AI because it has the best computer science research capability in the world.

The intricacy of problem-solving

As CEO of global tech consultancy ThoughtWorks, Guo Xiao brings an engineer's mindset to helping clients tackle complex issues.

Tech Titan

Since leaving Oracle for Infor, Charles Phillips has been on a shopping spree to retool the enterprise software firm. The IT mogul and former Obama adviser sees business potential even in trade tensions and protectionist borders. BY ANNABETH LEOW


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