Apr 25, 2019 10:42 PM

High Court grants Hyflux 1-month extension of debt moratorium to May 24

HYFLUX will have its debt moratorium extended by one more month to May 24, though High Court Justice Aedit Abdullah...

In this week's final episode of My SME Story, we feature Seng Hua Hng Foodstuff, the...

Singapore Budget 2019

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Apr 25, 2019 06:30 PM

Daily Debrief: What Happened Today

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Apr 25, 2019 05:00 PM

Corruption cases up slightly in 2018; private sector still dominates: CPIB

THE number of cases probed by the Corrupt Practices Investigation Bureau (CPIB) inched up last year after hitting an...

Apr 25, 2019 01:33 PM

Shaving milliseconds off currency trades could make Singapore billions

SINGAPORE is grabbing a sub-second opportunity to win a bigger slice of the world's US$5.1 trillion-a-day foreign...

Apr 25, 2019 01:00 PM

Rents, prices of Singapore industrial space stable in Q1: JTC

RENTALS and prices of industrial space in Singapore remained relatively stable in the first quarter of this year...

BREAKING NEWS
Apr 26, 2019 12:28 AM

Latest Earnings

Apr 25, 2019 11:56 PM

US adds another Chinese e-commerce site to 'notorious' list for IP protection

[WASHINGTON] The US Trade Representative said on Thursday it has added Pinduoduo.com, China's third-largest e-...

Apr 25, 2019 11:45 PM

Union Gas names Teo Hark Piang as new CEO

UNION Gas Holdings on Thursday evening named Teo Hark Piang as the new CEO of the group, following his appointment...

Apr 25, 2019 11:40 PM

Britain wants Brexit deal approved before July - May's deputy

[GLASGOW] British Prime Minister Theresa May's government wants to get her thrice-defeated Brexit deal approved by...

Apr 25, 2019 11:20 PM

UBS seeks more deals among billionaires through new US venture

[NEW YORK] UBS Group AG is starting a new venture at its US operation, marrying its wealth-management unit and...



ASEAN BUSINESS

Apr 25, 2019 05:46 PM

Asean region gets more attractive for global factories

SOUTH-EAST Asia is home to some of the world’s cheapest production for global manufacturers, according to a new...

GARAGE

Apr 25, 2019 10:43 AM

Grab takes strategic stake in Ninja Van

RIDE-hailing unicorn Grab has made a strategic investment into logistics provider Ninja Van for an undisclosed...

WEEKEND MAGAZINE

Apr 19, 2019 05:50 AM

Days of Yore

​NEED A FAMILY PHOTO? These days, no one thinks twice about whipping out a mobile phone, gathering everyone close...

Apr 19, 2019 05:50 AM

Night Music

How many times can you watch the famous chandelier crash? For diehard fans of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s The Phantom Of...

Apr 19, 2019 05:50 AM

The Meat Men: new beef-focused eateries

If it seems the simplest thing to do to slip a meat patty between a bun, why is it so hard to find a good burger in...

Apr 19, 2019 05:50 AM

Whisky business: Is the Japanese whisky shortage really a cause for concern?

“ACQUIRING JAPANESE WHISKY requires a lot of patience, resources and most of all – luck,” notes Loh Chin Hui, an...


STOCKS

MARKET TODAY:
Apr 25, 2019 09:48 PM

US: Nasdaq hits record high at open on strong tech earnings

[BENGALURU] The tech-heavy Nasdaq index hit a fresh record at the open on Thursday after strong results from...

Apr 25, 2019 05:59 PM

Malaysia: Shares close lower on Thursday

MALAYSIA share prices closed lower on Thursday, with the FTSE Bursa Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Composite Index down 2.33...

Apr 25, 2019 05:46 PM

Singapore shares drop 0.4%, weighed by global growth concerns

THE Singapore market returned to cautious trading on Thursday, a day after tracking the US markets' brief rally to...

Apr 25, 2019 04:27 PM

Hong Kong, Shanghai stocks end sharply lower

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong shares ended sharply lower Thursday, tracking a sell-off on Wall Street and across most of...

Apr 25, 2019 04:20 PM

Seoul: Stocks wobble on GDP shock; won hits lowest since 2017

[SEOUL] South Korea's Kospi stock index ended lower on Thursday after the country's first-quarter growth data marked...

Apr 25, 2019 04:03 PM

Europe: Stocks slip at open

[LONDON] European stock markets edged downwards in opening trade on Thursday, with London's benchmark FTSE 100 index...


BT WEEKLY

Apr 22, 2019 05:50 AM
TOPLINE

Fresh prospects in Australian student housing for Wee Hur

"A CRISIS is also an opportunity." So goes the Chinese proverb that local property group Wee Hur Holdings took to...

Apr 19, 2019 05:50 AM

A taste of the good life at Culina

WE love fresh food markets. We love the idea of picking out raw oysters, crabs, shrimp, cuts of meat and having them...



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THE RAFFLES CONVERSATION

It pays to play safe

Rohan Mahadevan, senior vice-president of international markets at PayPal, which handles about a quarter of all e-commerce transactions globally, tells why keeping its entire platform secure for customers and merchants is the company's top priority.

Showbiz stalwart

Singaporean Ricky Ow, who started out in TV as a child actor and today oversees the Asia-Pacific portfolio of media and entertainment giant Turner, shares what the future of show business holds for the storied group whose TV brands run from CNN to Cartoon Network.

Irish eyes are smiling

Ireland is a committed member of the EU, and that spells huge opportunities for business, says the country’s Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation, Heather Humphreys.

Providing connections

In today's digital economy, data enables invisible empowerment to companies big and small, says Orange Business Services CEO Helmut Reisinger.


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