Dec 17, 2018 08:43 AM

Singapore's November non-oil exports fall 2.6% after October spurt

SINGAPORE'S non-oil domestic exports (NODX) fell 2.6 per cent in November from a high base a year ago, and after...
UPDATED 31 min ago
Having running water at a turn of the tap does not come by chance in Singapore. That...
Dec 17, 2018 10:54 AM

MAS to double individual limit on Singapore Savings Bonds, allow purchases via SRS funds

THE Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) will double the individual limit for holding Singapore Savings Bonds (SSB)...
Dec 17, 2018 02:43 PM

Malaysia's CIMB denies security breach but customers say thousands lost to scammers

[KUALA LUMPUR] Malaysia's second largest bank CIMB on Monday denied that it has suffered a security breach after...
Dec 17, 2018 01:01 PM

Singapore developers sell 1,198 private homes excluding ECs in November; up from October's 487 units

DEVELOPERS in Singapore sold 1,198 private homes last month, nearly 2.5 times the 487 units they moved in October 2018...
UPDATED 2 hours 57 min ago
Dec 17, 2018 03:49 PM

Malaysia files criminal charges against Goldman Sachs in 1MDB probe

[KUALA LUMPUR] Malaysia said on Monday it has filed criminal charges against Goldman Sachs and two of the US bank'...
BREAKING NEWS
Dec 17, 2018 04:43 PM

Sri Lanka PM Wickremesinghe's reinstatement calms markets; Cabinet in focus

[COLOMBO] The Sri Lankan rupee strengthened on Monday while bond yields dropped as a seven-week political crisis...
Dec 17, 2018 04:37 PM

Europe: Shares drop as retailers fall after Asos cuts outlook

[MADRID] European shares fell at the open, adding to Friday's losses, as investors enter into pre-Christmas mood...
Dec 17, 2018 04:12 PM

Meghan Markle's father asks Queen to get his daughter back in touch

LONDON, Dec 17 (Reuters) - Meghan Markle's father said on Monday that he hoped Queen Elizabeth would intercede to...
Dec 17, 2018 03:49 PM

Malaysia files criminal charges against Goldman Sachs in 1MDB probe

[KUALA LUMPUR] Malaysia said on Monday it has filed criminal charges against Goldman Sachs and two of the US bank'...
Dec 17, 2018 03:46 PM

Foxconn not in settlement talks with Qualcomm in Apple battle -attorney

[SAN FRANCISCO] The lead attorney for the group of Apple Inc device assemblers seeking at least $9 billion in damages...


ASEAN BUSINESS

Dec 5, 2018 05:50 AM

S-E Asia GDP growth to slow in 2019 amid trade war: ICAEW

ECONOMIC growth across the South-east Asia region is expected to slow in 2019 to 5 per cent, after an estimated 5.3 per...

GARAGE

Dec 17, 2018 05:50 AM
BT EXCLUSIVE

SGX, CapBridge eye growth-stage companies

ENCOURAGED by the flush of capital in the private market, SGX-backed CapBridge has developed a licensed private stock...

STOCKS

MARKET TODAY:
Dec 17, 2018 04:37 PM

Europe: Shares drop as retailers fall after Asos cuts outlook

[MADRID] European shares fell at the open, adding to Friday's losses, as investors enter into pre-Christmas mood...
Dec 17, 2018 03:34 PM

Seoul: Stocks edge higher on hopes of Fed easing rate hikes in 2019

[SEOUL] South Korea's Kospi stock index ended slightly higher on Monday on hopes of the US Federal Reserve easing...
Dec 17, 2018 03:20 PM

Australian shares recover on potential budget surplus; NZ pares losses

[BENGALURU] Australian shares pared losses to close higher on Monday, as investors cheered the government's budget...
Dec 17, 2018 02:56 PM

Tokyo: Stocks gain on bargain-hunting

[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks gained slightly on Monday as investors bought on dips following a sharp decline late last week,...
Dec 17, 2018 01:20 PM

Singapore stocks: STI resumes Monday afternoon at 3,121.05, up 1.4% on day

SINGAPORE stocks rose on Monday afternoon's trading resumption, with the Straits Times Index advancing 1.4 per...
Dec 17, 2018 10:22 AM

Seoul: Stocks gain ahead of Fed meeting; won weakens

[SEOUL] South Korea's Kospi stock index inched up on Monday ahead of the Federal Open Market Committee meeting...

LIFESTYLE

Dec 14, 2018 05:50 AM

Michael Tay

He was a kampung boy who grew up to become a wine-drinking, music-loving plenipotentiary and polymath, but you wouldn’t...
Dec 14, 2018 05:50 AM

Sweet Dreams Of Christmas

YOU COULD SAY that visions of sugar plums - not to mention gold flakes, white truffles and cacao pods - danced in the...
Dec 14, 2018 05:50 AM

A Toast to Christmas

“I wanted to create a punch that could be shared among friends and loved ones for the festive season.It had to be...

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As the world's biggest fund manager, BlackRock is using its influence to espouse its bedrock values. Chairman and CEO Larry Fink himself seeks to be a "voice of positiveness" - and says corporations need, now more than ever as governments fall short, to step up in key issues.

Breaking down to build up

With technology no longer just an enabler of business but an element that drives strategy in every organisation, now's the most exciting time ever, says Cisco CEO Chuck Robbins.

Entrepreneurial Zen

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