Oct 16, 2018 10:29 AM

Temasek to debut tranche for retail investors with planned offer of 5-year bonds for up to S$400m

TEMASEK Holdings is planning to offer new five-year bonds through subsidiary Temasek Financial (IV) Private Limited,...
Oct 16, 2018 12:46 PM

Collaboration key for Industry 4.0 to take off: Tharman

TO harness the full potential of Industry 4.0, there is a need to look beyond traditional geographical and industry...
Oct 16, 2018 12:00 PM

Trade show sees launch of Index Partners Network, standards mapping tool to aid Singapore manufacturers

THE Index Partners Network was launched on Tuesday at the Industrial Transformation Asia-Pacific trade show to help...
Oct 16, 2018 09:02 AM

GIC makes two European investments in property, aircraft industry

SINGAPORE sovereign wealth fund GIC has made two investments - a 465 million euros (S$741.1 million) Paris office...
Oct 16, 2018 08:45 AM

Stocks to watch: TEE International, Asian Healthcare Specialists, 8Telecom, HMI, C&G

THE following companies saw new developments which may affect trading of their shares on Tuesday:
Oct 16, 2018 10:00 AM

World's first tech-enabled grocery, dining concept 'habitat by honestbee' makes debut

HONESTBEE on Tuesday launched habitat by honestbee: a supermarket, restaurant and retail innovation lab all in one.
Oct 16, 2018 12:16 PM

Temasek said to have held talks for stake in China's Anbang

[BEIJING] Singapore's state investment firm, Temasek Holdings, has held talks with Chinese authorities about...
Oct 16, 2018 01:50 PM

Indonesia may suspend Australia trade deal over Jerusalem stance

[JAKARTA] Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison's indication of his support for moving Australia's embassy...


Oct 16, 2018 03:18 PM

Australian shares end up on bounce in financials, sentiment still fragile; NZ down

[BENGALURU] Australian shares closed higher on Tuesday as mining and financials bounced from sharp falls in the...
Oct 16, 2018 02:50 PM

Tokyo: Shares close higher

[TOKYO] Tokyo shares closed higher on Tuesday, with investors bargain hunting after recent losses.
Oct 16, 2018 01:15 PM

Singapore stocks: STI resumes Tuesday afternoon trading lower at 3,037.42, down 0.3% on day

SINGAPORE stocks resumed afternoon trading in negative territory on Tuesday, with the Straits Times Index falling 8.55...
Oct 16, 2018 11:09 AM

South Korea: Stocks rise as global uncertainties ease; won climbs

[SEOUL] South Korea's Kospi stock index gained a foothold on Tuesday after recent declines, as a global markets...
Oct 16, 2018 10:07 AM

Hong Kong: Stocks gain in early trade

[Hong Kong] Hong Kong stocks gained ground in early trade on Tuesday, recovering some losses from recent choppy...
Oct 16, 2018 10:02 AM

Malaysia: Shares open higher on Tuesday

MALAYSIA share prices opened higher on Tuesday with the FTSE Bursa Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Composite Index up 1.16 points...


Oct 12, 2018 05:50 AM

Cyndi Lauper

SOMETIME IN 1983, THE world sat up and noticed on TV a petite redhead dancing like a crazy person in an MTV video. She...
Oct 12, 2018 05:50 AM

Surreal Sri Lanka

THE STORY BEGINS in Colombo, when your plane touches down and suddenly the world seems to dial back decade by decade...
Oct 12, 2018 05:50 AM

Spice Of Life

It’s easy to fall in love with Sri Lankan cuisine. But first you have to find it



Rewriting the rules

Without innovation, a company can't survive for more than a decade, says Workday's Mike Stankey. For the enterprise software firm, moving to the cloud has as well opened up a new modus operandi for the industry.

Catching your clicks

It's a French firm you've never heard of that's taking on the likes of Google -- in the digital advertising software market, that is. Ad tech company Criteo's founder JB Rudelle explains how he is repositioning the firm from an ad platform of choice into a strategic partner for the open Internet.

Sweet on agility

Ehab Abou-Oaf, regional president of the world's biggest confectionery company, Mars Wrigley, believes in empowering employees to be nimble - and defies the anti-sugar movement.

Segmented & bespoke

John Kidd, who runs one of the world's biggest hotel groups, talks about the consumer trends behind Radisson's strategic decisions, including its pivot to China.


WHEN Adrian Chia was on holiday in Australia's picturesque Great Ocean Road several years ago, he loved the beautiful coastal scenery and thought about how this was exactly what city dwellers needed to recharge.