Jun 26, 2019 01:00 PM

Singapore factory output worse than expected, down by 2.4% in May

SINGAPORE factory output fell again in May, after a brief reprieve the month before.

Jun 24, 2019 06:39 PM

PODCAST: Getting started with SkillsFuture-funded courses if you have unused credit (Money Hacks, Ep 47)

Money Hacks' co-hosts Ernest Luis and Chris Lim discuss practical tips to get started if you have not used your...

Jun 26, 2019 10:18 AM

Singtel confirms plans to 'unlock value' from loss-making digital businesses; CEO takes big pay cut

MAINBOARD-LISTED telco Singtel is looking at monetising some of its loss-making digital investments, leadership...

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Jun 26, 2019 02:45 PM

Hot stock: Venture shares down 3.5% as manufacturing, trade woes persist

SHARES in Venture Corp faced a selloff during Wednesday's session with analysts lowering their outlook on the...

Jun 26, 2019 09:55 AM

Brace for headwinds in coming year: Chan Chun Sing

SINGAPORE must "brace for greater economic headwinds in the year ahead", though the country's strong fundamentals...

Jun 26, 2019 11:42 AM

SMEs on Zilingo's e-commerce platform to get direct access to UOB banking solutions in tie-up

UNITED Overseas Bank Limited (UOB) and Zilingo, a fashion and lifestyle e-commerce platform, have inked a memorandum...

Jun 26, 2019 07:47 AM

Stars shine at World's 50 Best

LOTS of new entries, a few women chefs, one Chinese restaurant and a fake chihuahua - these were some of the...

BREAKING NEWS
Jun 26, 2019 04:25 PM

Hong Kong: Stocks end higher, bucking regional trend

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong shares closed with slight gains Wednesday, bucking a regional trend, as traders focus on the...

Jun 26, 2019 03:44 PM

Fintech adoption in Singapore almost triples in 2 years to 67%: EY

WITHIN a span of just two years, Singapore saw a near-threefold increase in its use of fintech products and services...

Jun 26, 2019 03:41 PM

Europe: Equities decline at open

[LONDON] European stock markets ceded ground at the open on Wednesday, hit by overnight losses on Wall Street and...

Jun 26, 2019 03:38 PM

Australia: Shares end lower after Fed narrows easing expectations

[SYDNEY] Australian shares ended lower on Wednesday, amid broad weakness in equities globally, after US Federal...

Jun 26, 2019 03:33 PM

Seoul: Stocks end flat on easing Fed rate-cut hopes; G-20 in focus

[SEOUL] South Korea's Kospi stock index was little changed on Wednesday after US Federal Reserve chief's remarks...



ASEAN BUSINESS

Jun 25, 2019 06:09 PM

Support needed for Indonesia's fast-growing creative sector: economist

The industry still lacks financing mechanisms and legal protection

GARAGE

Jun 26, 2019 05:50 AM
STARTUPS

Fave sets sight on merchants as rivals grow

IN the crowded space of mobile rewards and payment platforms, Singapore-based Fave is going hard after the merchants...


STOCKS

MARKET TODAY:
Jun 26, 2019 04:25 PM

Hong Kong: Stocks end higher, bucking regional trend

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong shares closed with slight gains Wednesday, bucking a regional trend, as traders focus on the...

Jun 26, 2019 03:41 PM

Europe: Equities decline at open

[LONDON] European stock markets ceded ground at the open on Wednesday, hit by overnight losses on Wall Street and...

Jun 26, 2019 03:38 PM

Australia: Shares end lower after Fed narrows easing expectations

[SYDNEY] Australian shares ended lower on Wednesday, amid broad weakness in equities globally, after US Federal...

Jun 26, 2019 03:33 PM

Seoul: Stocks end flat on easing Fed rate-cut hopes; G-20 in focus

[SEOUL] South Korea's Kospi stock index was little changed on Wednesday after US Federal Reserve chief's remarks...

Jun 26, 2019 03:22 PM

Tokyo: Stocks close lower on geopolitical worries

[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks closed lower on Wednesday, extending falls on Wall Street as investors fled to safe haven...

Jun 26, 2019 01:45 PM

Singapore stocks: STI resumes Wednesday afternoon at 3,295.79, down 0.26% on day

SINGAPORE stocks edged down as trading resumed on Wednesday afternoon, with the Straits Times Index dipping 0.26 per...


BT WEEKLY

Jun 24, 2019 05:50 AM
TOPLINE

Getting into the heart of the community

FRASERS Property Singapore chief executive Christopher Tang feels most satisfied when the firm succeeds in creating...

Jun 21, 2019 05:50 AM
DINING OUT

New chef shines at Black Swan

WE smell something at The Black Swan. Not so much food, but fear - our fear. The kind that idiot cousins from the...


LIFESTYLE

Jun 21, 2019 05:50 AM

Thomas Heatherwick

THE NAME Thomas Heatherwick may not immediately ring a bell, but it doesn’t matter because his creations are not...

Jun 21, 2019 05:50 AM

Behind the glitter of the World's 50Best

Is it a showcase of the best restaurants or the most popular, and what does it take to get into...

Jun 26, 2019 07:47 AM

Stars shine at World's 50 Best

LOTS of new entries, a few women chefs, one Chinese restaurant and a fake chihuahua - these were some of the...


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THE RAFFLES CONVERSATION

Delivery Man

Akamai CEO Tom Leighton runs a company that works in the background to ensure that the Internet remains fast and secure.

Poised for the major league

Martin Gilbert, who survived one of the biggest financial scandals in the City of London in the early 2000s, is now steering Aberdeen Standard into a major player.

When head and heart unite

From fortified rice to Project Clean Cow, the nutritional products arm of Dutch MNC Royal DSM proves a company can tackle the world's biggest health and sustainability issues, and do well, says DSM Nutritional Products' president and CEO Christoph Goppelsroeder.

From an envoy's notebook

Scott Wightman, who will finish his stint as British High Commissioner to Singapore next week, looks back on a storied diplomatic career, and highlights bits about the UK he reckons are "perhaps not sufficiently known".


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