Jul 23, 2019 05:50 AM
BT EXCLUSIVE

IHH Healthcare set for next chapter under new CEO

FROM Turkey to India, Malaysia and Singapore, Asia's largest private hospital operator IHH Healthcare expects its...

Jul 22, 2019 10:43 AM

PODCAST: How to invest in a volatile market (Money Hacks, Ep 50)

Trade wars, currency swings, natural disasters - what's an investor to do when markets flip one way, then flop the...

Jul 23, 2019 05:50 AM
BT EXCLUSIVE

Tag-team tack keeps Singapore businesses sustainable, fighting fit

AS companies recognise the need to innovate and transform their businesses to remain sustainable and competitive,...

Jul 23, 2019 05:50 AM
BT EXCLUSIVE

Ferrier Hodgson joins Baker Tilly to extend global reach

FERRIER Hodgson - the financial advisory and restructuring firm involved in landmark cases such as Singapore Flyer,...

Jul 23, 2019 08:08 AM

Singapore tycoon Oei Hong Leong wins long-running Vancouver property case

[SINGAPORE] Singapore businessman Oei Hong Leong has won a long-running court battle involving one of Canada's...

Jul 23, 2019 05:50 AM

More manpower support for growing aviation sector

WITH its "good growth momentum" even as some other sectors show weakening, aviation is an important hedge in...

Jul 23, 2019 05:50 AM
OPINION

Recession forecasts are so bad, they're good

IT'S no secret that economists are terrible at predicting recessions: a host of studies, along with a raft of...

BREAKING NEWS
Jul 23, 2019 08:44 AM

CapitaLand Mall Trust Q2 DPU up 3.9% to 2.92 S cents

CAPITALAND Mall Trust (CMT) is raising its second-quarter distribution per unit (DPU) by 3.9 per cent to 2.92...

Jul 23, 2019 08:42 AM

Three billionaires created on Day One of China's new tech board

[HONG KONG] China’s much-hyped new trading venue for technology stocks started with a bang on Monday, creating three...

Jul 23, 2019 08:39 AM

US tech CEOs support Trump on Huawei restrictions: White House

[WASHINGTON] Chief executives from several US tech companies met with President Donald Trump on Monday and expressed...

Jul 23, 2019 08:29 AM

Australia financial watchdog proposes tighter terms for exec pay

[BENGALURU] Australia's prudential watchdog has proposed tighter terms for executive pay at the country's financial...

Jul 23, 2019 08:25 AM

Singapore Kitchen Equipment loses appeal for Hong Kong dual-listing

CATALIST-LISTED Singapore Kitchen Equipment Limited has unsuccessfully appealed the Hong Kong Exchange's decision to...


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 22, 2019 07:18 PM

Asean the “real prize” for Singapore’s upcoming digital banks: Maybank Kim Eng

THE “real prize” for Singapore’s upcoming five challenger digital banks is the Asean market, where half of the...

GARAGE

Jul 23, 2019 08:00 AM

Venture firm Cocoon Capital raises S$30 million for its second fund

SINGAPORE-BASED venture firm Cocoon Capital has raised S$30 million for its second fund to aid enterprise tech...


STOCKS

MARKET TODAY:
Jul 23, 2019 08:42 AM

Three billionaires created on Day One of China's new tech board

[HONG KONG] China’s much-hyped new trading venue for technology stocks started with a bang on Monday, creating three...

Jul 23, 2019 08:22 AM

Tokyo: Nikkei index opens slightly higher in cautious trade

[TOKYO] Tokyo's key Nikkei index opened slightly higher on Tuesday in cautious trade as corporate earnings...

Jul 23, 2019 06:15 AM

Europe: Oil majors lift FTSE 100, Ted Baker surges on M&A chatter

[BENGALURU] Gains in oil heavyweights amid heightened tensions in the Middle East helped London's main index hold...

Jul 23, 2019 06:06 AM

US: Tech leads as stocks rise at start of big earnings week

[NEW YORK] The Nasdaq rallied on Monday, with large technology shares gaining ahead of earnings reports and...

Jul 23, 2019 05:50 AM
STOCKS

STI slips amid signs of smaller US rate cut

THE Singapore stock market started the week on the back foot with the Straits Times Index (STI) down 0.61 per cent,...

Jul 23, 2019 05:50 AM

Brokers' take

We remain confident of ComfortDelGro's (CD) earnings growth, aided by contributions from recent acquisitions, and...


FOCUS


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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