Sep 16, 2019 10:36 AM

Keppel DC Reit to raise S$473.8m to partially fund data centre acquisitions

KEPPEL DC Reit is planning to raise an estimated S$473.8 million to partially pay for the acquisition of two data...

Sep 2, 2019 03:54 PM

PODCAST: How fintech helps you with cheaper money transfers (Money Hacks, Ep 53)

This episode is aimed at how best to transfer your money abroad, and in cheaper ways.

Sep 16, 2019 05:50 AM

Integrated Shield scheme insurers nursing their results back to health

INSURERS in the Integrated Shield scheme (IP) significantly improved their underwriting results in 2018, despite...

BREAKING NEWS
Sep 16, 2019 11:41 AM

OxyContin maker, accused of fueling the US opioid epidemic, files for bankruptcy protection

[NEW YORK] OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma LP filed for bankruptcy protection in New York on Sunday night, succumbing...

Sep 16, 2019 11:31 AM

China's property investment growth at 4-month high in August

[BEIJING] China's property investment grew at its fastest pace in four months in August, a boon for the economy as...

Sep 16, 2019 11:03 AM

Australia, New Zealand: Shares lower despite energy stocks spike

[BENGALURU] A sharp jump in energy stocks on the back of a surge in global oil prices was not quite enough to lift...

Sep 16, 2019 11:00 AM

China Mengniu makes move for infant formula company Bellamy's Australia

[BENGALURU] China Mengniu Dairy Co Ltd plans to buy infant formula maker Bellamy's Australia for A$1.43 billion (S$1...

Sep 16, 2019 10:47 AM

Gold rallies on concern Saudi attack may presage wider Mideast conflict

[SINGAPORE] Gold and silver rallied on Monday after a strike against Saudi Arabian oil facilities raised the...


LIFESTYLE

Sep 13, 2019 05:50 AM

Claire Chiang, Business Owner and Activist

IN A WAY, Claire Chiang has always lived by the ethos of conservation.

Sep 13, 2019 05:50 AM

Shigeru Ban's Shishi-Iwa House is a cool sanctuary in Karuizawa

Shigeru Ban’s Shishi-Iwa House is a sanctuary for
guests to connect with nature and one another

Sep 13, 2019 05:50 AM

Alain Ducasse makes Mediterranean debut in Singapore

ALAIN Ducasse likes to collect "beautiful addresses around the world" for his restaurants. No wonder, considering...


ASEAN BUSINESS

Sep 16, 2019 05:50 AM
ASEAN BUSINESS

Malaysian building materials to cost more by end-2019

BUILDERS, take note: Cement is expected to cost more in Malaysia by year-end, and the global softness in steel...

GARAGE

Sep 16, 2019 08:10 AM

Sino-US trade war spurs China tech innovators into overdrive

IN Shenzhen's glitzy financial district, a five-year-old outfit creates a 360-degree sports camera that goes on to...


STOCKS

MARKET TODAY:
Sep 16, 2019 11:03 AM

Australia, New Zealand: Shares lower despite energy stocks spike

[BENGALURU] A sharp jump in energy stocks on the back of a surge in global oil prices was not quite enough to lift...

Sep 16, 2019 09:56 AM

Hong Kong: Stocks open in negative territory

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong stocks fell in the first few minutes of trade on Monday following last week's healthy gains,...

Sep 16, 2019 09:34 AM

Singapore shares open lower on Monday; STI down 0.3% to 3,201.88

SINGAPORE shares started the week lower after ending up 2.1 per cent last week amid goodwill gestures in the US-...

Sep 16, 2019 09:21 AM

Malaysia: Markets closed on Monday for public holiday

Malaysian financial markets are closed on Monday, Sept 16 for a public holiday. Trading will resume on Sept 17.

Sep 16, 2019 08:38 AM

Stocks to watch: Keppel DC Reit, Keppel Infrastructure Trust, Hupsteel, Tee International

THE following companies saw new developments that may affect trading of their shares on Monday:

UPDATED 42 min ago
Sep 16, 2019 05:50 AM
STOCKS

All eyes on Fed's Sept rate decision

THE US-China trade relationship has shown credible signs of thawing in the past fortnight, but the focus this week...


BT WEEKLY

Sep 16, 2019 05:50 AM
TOPLINE

CTBC eyes South-east Asia for overseas growth

CTBC Bank - Taiwan's largest privately-owned lender - is steering its expansion strategy towards South-east Asia...

Sep 13, 2019 05:50 AM
DINING OUT

Duck and more at Kai Duck

YOU can never have too many Chinese restaurants in Singapore. At least not to the folks at Takashimaya Shopping...



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Straight shooter

UBS Asia Pacific president Edmund Koh – who says his job has made him one of the best connected persons in Asia – pulls no punches about life at the helm of the wealth management business.

Old-School Newsman

Even as he drives the South China Morning Post's digital expansion, Gary Liu, techie CEO of the Hong Kong broadsheet's publisher, says the print product will remain relevant and will evolve.

Refocus on the core

Jennifer Johnson, president and COO of global fund house Franklin Resources, says her firm - and the industry at large - need to get back to the basics: Investors want to see growth in their funds.

AD King's second act

Fresh from his exit from WPP, Martin Sorrell, ertswhile the "most powerful man in advertising", has started from scratch again, with a new baby and a new growth model.


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