Nov 20, 2020 05:50 AM

Art returns with a vengeance

GUILLAUME Levy-Lambert has a story to tell. Amid the pandemic, a married couple with two children visited his Art...

Nov 21, 2020 05:50 AM

Keeping SMEs in business: How alternative lenders are plugging the financing gap, and are now put to the test

SMALLER enterprises with a lack of track record have traditionally been ignored by big banks due to the perceived...

Nov 20, 2020 05:50 AM

Freestyle cooking at Hathaway

AS a name, Hathaway will mean little to you unless you're also named Anne and own a tight-fitting leather catsuit....

Nov 21, 2020 05:50 AM

Connecting Cloud to Asean

THE year 2020 has been dominated by Covid-19 and economic volatility, but for Alibaba Group vice-president Lancelot...

BREAKING NEWS

Nov 27, 2020 10:47 PM

Construction firms urged to call for safety time-out after 3 workplace fatalities in 2 days

THE Workplace Safety and Health (WSH) Council and the Singapore Contractors Association Ltd (SCAL) are urgently...

Nov 27, 2020 10:41 PM

US: Wall St gains on recovery hopes after Thanksgiving holiday

[NEW YORK] Wall Street's main indexes opened higher on Friday as optimism around an economic rebound next year...

Nov 27, 2020 10:26 PM

Argentina bids chaotic final farewell to favourite son Maradona

[BUENOS AIRES] Huge crowds bade a grief-filled farewell to Argentina's favourite son Diego Maradona before the...

Nov 27, 2020 10:20 PM

LHN's full-year net profit up nearly three times to S$24.1m

REAL estate management services group LHN's full-year net profit rose to S$24.1 million from S$8.2 million on the...

Nov 27, 2020 10:17 PM

India enters recession, worst among major economies

[MUMBAI] India's economy contracted 7.5 per cent between July and September, performing worst among major advanced...

Nov 20, 2020 05:50 AM

How to build your dream home

OVER twenty years of marriage and three homes later, entrepreneurs Richard Koh and Ong Bee Yan can finally say they'...

Nov 20, 2020 05:50 AM

All aboard the Orient Express

IN the 1974 film version of Agatha Christie's Murder On The Orient Express, Jacqueline Bisset arrives at the train...

Nov 21, 2020 05:50 AM

CIMB Singapore axes three business heads amid shake-up

CIMB Singapore has dropped three long-time banking heads, as the lender restructures its business amid dismal...

Nov 21, 2020 05:50 AM
SINGAPORE ECONOMY

Factory output, export growth tipped to boost Q3 GDP

SINGAPORE'S economic showing in the July-to-September period will likely be upgraded from earlier flash estimates,...

Nov 21, 2020 05:50 AM
INVESTING FOR IMPACT

China's crucial role in the pursuit of global net zero emissions

NET zero emissions (net zero) is the scenario where the amount of greenhouse gases (GHGs) emitted, either by...

Nov 21, 2020 05:50 AM

Lockdown is giving people a crack at extreme saving

WHEN Britain entered its first lockdown in March, Laura Purkess went into extreme savings mode. The 23-year-old...

Nov 21, 2020 05:50 AM
SASS AND THE CITY

The Crown is here again, and all that fact-checking is royal

HE IS, in a word, appalled. That is, the expert on all British royalty things, Hugo Vickers. He is, like other...

Nov 21, 2020 05:50 AM
HEALTH

Glow up for Christmas

A FAIR, radiant and dewy complexion is considered the epitome of beauty in Asia. With regular exposure to the sun...

Nov 25, 2020 05:50 AM
HOCK LOCK SIEW

Investors would be better served if IFAs were to widen the scope of their advice

DELOITTE & Touche Corporate Finance, as the independent financial adviser (IFA) on Sabana Reit's proposed merger...

Nov 18, 2020 05:50 AM
HOCK LOCK SIEW

Time for Hyflux's PnP holders to move on as firm enters judicial management

FROM the get-go, the restructuring of Hyflux had placed special attention on the 34,000 perpetual and preference...

Nov 11, 2020 05:50 AM
HOCK LOCK SIEW

Structural changes could pose headwinds for MRO firms in post-Covid landscape

AS THE recovery in travel inches forward, maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) firms are finding themselves...

Nov 10, 2020 05:50 AM
HOCK LOCK SIEW

Multiple lawsuits added up can be material so why does Oxley Holdings not disclose them?

THE High Court will be hearing at least two litigation cases involving Oxley Holdings this week. If you don't...



ASEAN BUSINESS

Nov 27, 2020 07:20 PM

A Thai-Singapore 'travel bubble' could boost Thai economy: US-Asean Business Council

It will also signal to the world that travel can return when conditions are right, the council's chair said

GARAGE

Nov 27, 2020 07:37 PM

PropertyGuru buys Malaysian property data company MyProperty Data

PROPERTYGURU is fully acquiring Malaysian property data company MyProperty Data through a share purchase agreement...


STOCKS

MARKET TODAY:
Nov 27, 2020 10:41 PM

US: Wall St gains on recovery hopes after Thanksgiving holiday

[NEW YORK] Wall Street's main indexes opened higher on Friday as optimism around an economic rebound next year...

Nov 27, 2020 06:17 PM

Singapore stocks end week in the red; STI down 0.1%

SINGAPORE shares ended the week in negative territory, marking the third consecutive day of declines. The local...

Nov 27, 2020 05:18 PM

Malaysia: Shares close lower on Friday

MALAYSIA share prices closed lower on Friday with the FTSE Bursa Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Composite Index down 4.52...

Nov 27, 2020 04:37 PM

Europe: Stocks mixed at open

[LONDON] European stock markets were mixed in opening deals on Friday in an unconvincing start to the final trading...

Nov 27, 2020 04:31 PM

Hong Kong: Stocks end the week higher

[HONG KONG] Stocks rose Friday to end the week on a healthy note and extend a winning streak to six days, boosted by...

Nov 27, 2020 03:29 PM

Seoul: Stocks gain for fourth straight week on vaccine hopes, exports outlook

[SEOUL] South Korean shares ended higher on Friday, gaining for a fourth straight week, helped by a slew of...


FOCUS

Nov 27, 2020 04:08 PM

Hot stock: Biolidics jumps 22.6% on news of Covid-19 test kit distribution

SHARES in Catalist-listed Biolidics rallied for a third consecutive day on Friday, advancing more than 20 per cent...

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Nov 27, 2020 05:50 AM

Singapore's financial sector is hiring, but tech skills are key

SINGAPORE's financial services sector has held steady against the economic toll of the pandemic, creating some 1,900...

Nov 27, 2020 10:20 PM

LHN's full-year net profit up nearly three times to S$24.1m

REAL estate management services group LHN's full-year net profit rose to S$24.1 million from S$8.2 million on the...

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Jul 20, 2020 05:50 AM
SKILLSFUTURE FORUM

Equipping workers with digital skills for a new future: SkillsFuture Forum 2020 panel

Q: Singapore has been looking at reskilling and retraining for a long time. What's really different this time with...


THE RAFFLES CONVERSATION

Connecting Cloud to Asean

Alibaba Cloud's Lancelot Guo wants to capture the surging demand for intelligent cloud services in the burgeoning market.

Fuelling the future

There are diverse paths on the journey to a decarbonised world, says Jochen Eickholt, who leads the charge at Siemens Energy in supporting customer transitions to a more sustainable energy future.

Global strategist

The UN can still play a major role in preventing conflicts even in a new global paradigm, says its disarmament chief, Izumi Nakamitsu. But she reckons the organisation also needs to change with the times.

Serving the Asian woman

To Magesvaran Suranjan, Procter & Gamble's president, Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa, the exacting standards of the Asian woman make her the ideal consumer. He also talks about the company's next frontier.


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