May 25, 2018 05:50 AM

The Louvre Lights Up Abu Dhabi

IT WASN'T QUITE A DEED of biblical proportions, but the building of the new Louvre Abu Dhabi museum on an upscale...
May 26, 2018 05:50 AM

The future of money

LONG gone are the days of coins and notes stuffed in pillowcases.
May 25, 2018 05:50 AM

Michelle Yong

Michelle Yong, 39, comes from a family that is known for building some of Singapore's most iconic developments,...
May 26, 2018 05:50 AM

Energy pathfinder

ISABELLE Kocher, chief executive of French energy firm Engie, has in recent years been best known for being the first (...

BREAKING NEWS

May 26, 2018 02:31 PM

Audi CEO says diesel crisis not over and vows to stay on - report

[FRANKFURT] Audi chief executive Rupert Stadler said the diesel emissions affair was not over and promised to stay at...
May 26, 2018 02:02 PM

South Korea welcomes prospect of 'reignited' US-North Korea talks

[SEOUL] South Korea on Saturday welcomed the renewed prospect of a summit between the United States and North Korea...
May 26, 2018 01:44 PM

ECB board race countdown prompts diversity call to Euro members

[STOCKHOLM] Euro-region leaders picking the successors to European Central Bank President Mario Draghi and colleagues...
May 26, 2018 01:20 PM

Under pressure from Trump, Saudis put brakes on oil's rally

[LONDON] The world's largest oil exporter just made quite a policy swerve. Within six weeks, Saudi Arabia has gone...
May 26, 2018 11:55 AM

Xiaomi said to seek June 7 listing hearing for US$10b IPO

[HONG KONG] Xiaomi aims to seek formal Hong Kong stock exchange approval on June 7 for an initial public offering that...
May 25, 2018 05:50 AM

Hard work pays off for Restaurant Ibid

EAST is East, West is West and ne'er the twain shall meet. But try telling that to the young chefs of Singapore...
May 25, 2018 05:50 AM

Singapore Design Goes To Venice

SINGAPOREANS KNOW FULL WELL how small their country is, and how squeezy it can be. But has the country really run out...
May 26, 2018 05:50 AM

22,000 Prudential customers hit by excess GIRO debits

SOME 22,000 Prudential customers in Singapore were affected by a "technical glitch" on Thursday evening that...
May 26, 2018 05:50 AM
THE FOOL’S EYE VIEW

How to take stock of a hotel's value?

HAVE you ever thought about what a hotel really is? Is it just somewhere we stay for a few days when we go on holiday?...
May 25, 2018 05:50 AM

Halal Eateries Go Upmarket

HALAL IZAKAYAS? Wine-free modern European food? Muslim dining options have taken on a distinctly progressive vibe as...
May 25, 2018 05:50 AM

Sowing The Seeds Of Dance

BUILDING AN ARTS AUDIENCE is never easy. But it's a task that dancer-choreographer Kuik Swee Boon takes on with...
May 26, 2018 05:50 AM
GEAR HEAD

Vivo X21's future-proof fingerprinting

MANY gadgets pass through the review desk here at Gearhead, most of them interesting in their own way. But every now...
May 26, 2018 05:50 AM
DISRUPTED

The 'wow' factor at Apple's new campus

IT was 7pm on a Tuesday, and I was nearly 11/2 hours into my Uber ride from San Francisco to Cupertino. I was...
May 25, 2018 05:50 AM
HOCK LOCK SIEW

SilkAir merger will put SIA group on firmer footing

NEARLY a year after it completed the merger of its two budget units Scoot and Tigerair, Singapore Airlines (SIA) seems...
May 24, 2018 05:50 AM
HOCK LOCK SIEW

Noble saga offers lessons for Singapore capital market

"WHY has the company come to this stage?"...
May 23, 2018 05:50 AM
HOCK LOCK SIEW

Is O&M still relevant to Keppel Corp's new vision?

"DON'T put all your eggs in one basket!" so says the oldest rule in the financial book. But if the...
May 22, 2018 05:50 AM
HOCK LOCK SIEW

ESR's expansion plans extend beyond Singapore's shores

PAN-ASIAN group e-Shang Redwood (ESR) has ambitious plans to grow in Asia, evident from its trail of recent...


STOCKS

MARKET TODAY:
May 26, 2018 07:35 AM

US: S&P, Dow fall as oil drop hurts energy; chipmakers boost Nasdaq

[NEW YORK] The S&P 500 and the Dow eased on Friday after a steep drop in oil prices pressured energy stocks, but...
May 26, 2018 05:50 AM

Brokers' take

THE revised launch schedules of Keppel Corp have resulted in lower earnings for China of 8-14 per cent for 2018-19...
May 26, 2018 05:50 AM

Investors unsettled as Singapore and India fight over futures

WHAT started as a business disagreement between two Asian exchanges has become a source of growing concern for...
May 26, 2018 05:50 AM
STOCKS

Geopolitics, trade fears drag STI 0.5% lower for the week

A WHOLE bunch of factors, chiefly geopolitical tension following the scrapping of the US-North Korea key summit, hurt...
May 25, 2018 05:47 PM

Malaysia: Shares close higher on Friday

MALAYSIAN stocks closed higher on Friday, with the FTSE Bursa Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Composite Index up 21.74 points to...

THE RAFFLES CONVERSATION

Energy pathfinder

Change is never easy, but what's vital in driving transformation is defining the company's purpose and choosing the right leaders, says Engie CEO Isabelle Kocher.

Crystal ball gazer

At Cognizant's Center for the Future of Work, Benjamin Pring helps clients see what technology is bringing in their fields, and points them to what they should be focusing on.

A dose of tech in healthcare

Philips made its name in consumer electronics but has since reshaped itself into a global health technology player. Caroline Clarke, chief executive of Philips Asean Pacific, talks about the company's efforts to improve the lives of three billion people each year by 2025.

The real deal

In today's post-truth world, having an authentic message or story has never been more important for businesses and for brands, says Weber Shandwick president Gail Heimann.


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