Jul 20, 2019 05:50 AM

Young and not so upwardly mobile

IN 2015, the last time any study of its kind was published, the Finance Ministry looked at incomes of those born...

Jul 15, 2019 05:50 AM

PODCAST: ABCs of robo-powered wealth management (Money Hacks, Ep 49)

This episode walks listeners through the ABCs of robo investing. CEO of StashAway, Michele Ferrario, breaks...

Jul 20, 2019 05:50 AM

Singapore remains on radar of China tourists

CHINA'S economy is slowing down - weighed down by a trade spat with the US with no resolution in sight - but there's...

Jul 20, 2019 05:50 AM

Surbana Jurong appointed master planner for Nongsa digital economy hub

ASIA-BASED urban and infrastructure consultancy group Surbana Jurong has been appointed master planner for the...

Jul 20, 2019 05:50 AM

Efforts to develop workforce for digital economy must include workers from all sectors: Iswaran

SINGAPORE has to take an inclusive approach to develop a workforce to meet the changing needs of the digital economy...

Jul 20, 2019 05:50 AM
BT EXCLUSIVE

HK-listed AAC Technologies co-founder buys Leedon Park home

THE billionaire cofounder of Hongkong-listed AAC Technologies, which makes miniaturised components including...

Jul 20, 2019 05:50 AM

MAS CDO switches to new role of special adviser in AI

THE Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) confirmed on Friday that David Hardoon has relinquished his role as chief...

BREAKING NEWS
Jul 21, 2019 07:19 PM

One Pearl Bank sells 160 units out of 200 released on launch weekend

ONE Pearl Bank, the 99-year leasehold condo by CapitaLand, sold 160 units at an average price of S$2,400 per sq ft (...

Jul 21, 2019 05:02 PM

Sinostar Pec expects Q2 net loss due to lower selling prices

MAINBOARD-LISTED Sinostar Pec Holdings on Sunday announced it expects to report a net loss for the second quarter...


LIFESTYLE

Jul 19, 2019 05:50 AM

Top artist Takashi Murakami: 'To succeed, break your ego"

FANS STARTED QUEUEING as early as 6am on Saturday, the first day of the Takashi Murakami art exhibition at STPI,...

Jul 19, 2019 05:50 AM

Jetsetters' favourite destinations to visit now

Some people live to eat. Now meet the man whose mission is to eat at all the best restaurants listed on all the top...

Jul 19, 2019 05:50 AM

Classy omakase by female chef

WHEN the cat's away, the mice - come out and open their own restaurant?


ASEAN BUSINESS

Jul 18, 2019 07:38 PM

Hot weather to feed Thailand F&B sales in second half

Nomura research analysts are banking on climate-related challenges to meat and vegetable supply to push prices up....

GARAGE

Jul 20, 2019 05:50 AM

Efforts to develop workforce for digital economy must include workers from all sectors: Iswaran

SINGAPORE has to take an inclusive approach to develop a workforce to meet the changing needs of the digital economy...


STOCKS

MARKET TODAY:
Jul 20, 2019 06:15 AM

Europe: Fed signals help FTSE 100 brush off Italy woes, buyout spurs Acacia

[BENGALURU] London's FTSE 100 ended higher on Friday as bolstered hopes of a US interest rate cut stoked risk...

Jul 20, 2019 05:54 AM

US: Wall Street falls as Fed signals smaller rate cut

[NEW YORK] Wall Street's main indexes fell on Friday following a report that the Federal Reserve plans to cut...

Jul 20, 2019 05:50 AM

Prime US Reit makes tepid debut to end at IPO price of US$0.88

PRIME US Reit made a tepid debut on the Singapore Exchange (SGX) on Friday, closing at its initial public offering (...

Jul 20, 2019 05:50 AM
STOCKS

Dovish US Fed comments buoy markets across Asia

DOVISH comments from two top US Federal Reserve officials sent markets soaring on Friday, as investors hope for a...

Jul 20, 2019 05:50 AM

Brokers' take

OPERATING margin outlook is less optimistic on weak cargo volumes and consolidation of lower margin Ground Team Red'...

Jul 19, 2019 09:44 PM

US: Wall St opens higher after Microsoft's beat, rate cut euphoria

[NEW YORK] US stocks opened higher on Friday as solid results from Microsoft lifted technology shares and added to...


BT WEEKLY

Jul 15, 2019 05:50 AM
TOPLINE

Accrelist turns around with final facelift

AFTER years of restructuring and attempts to diversify away from its traditional business of electronics components...

Jul 19, 2019 05:50 AM

Classy omakase by female chef

WHEN the cat's away, the mice - come out and open their own restaurant?



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THE RAFFLES CONVERSATION

Turning talent into impact

Entrepreneur First co-founders Matthew Clifford and Alice Bentinck set out to build the world's leading talent hub - home to the most ambitious people - and have so far helped more than 1,200 individuals create over 200 companies worth some US$1.5 billion.

Fintech trailblazer

When he was Hong Kong's Secretary for Financial Services and the Treasury, KC Chan handled ground-breaking cross-border measures such as offshore yuan trading. Now, as chairman of WeLab's upcoming virtual bank, he's leading the HK fintech firm's venture into online banking.

Without peer

Baroness Valerie Amos, director of University of London's School of Oriental and African Studies, discusses British policy and her love of "bureaucracy".

Team player to the core

Aon co-president Michael O'Connor talks about the professional services firm's "Aon United" philosophy which emphasises collaboration across different business areas and geographies.


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