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Dec 13, 2019 01:23 PM

Winning big, UK's Johnson on course to deliver swift Brexit

[LONDON] UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson won a resounding election victory on Friday that will allow him to take...

Dec 9, 2019 06:00 PM

Money Hacks podcast: Maximising air miles and credit cards (Ep 60)

This episode focuses on understanding credit cards and air miles better as Singaporeans love to get out of the...

Dec 13, 2019 09:30 AM

GIC to buy European logistics portfolio for 950m euros

GIC has signed an agreement to acquire a pan-European logistics real estate portfolio, Maximus, for around 950...


What shapes your investments?

Take the UBS quiz to find out what your sustainability profile is like.


BREAKING NEWS
Dec 13, 2019 03:33 PM

Singapore's marine fuel sales hit 8-month high in Nov, low sulphur soars to record

[SINGAPORE] Sales of low-sulphur marine fuel in the Singapore bunkering hub soared to a record high in November,...

Dec 13, 2019 03:14 PM

Two Chinese cities relax rules to shore up property markets

[BEIJING] Two Chinese cities loosened rules this week to make it easier for individuals to purchase houses or obtain...

Dec 13, 2019 03:11 PM

Tokyo: Nikkei closes up over 2.5% on UK election, trade talks

[TOKYO] Tokyo's benchmark Nikkei stock index jumped more than 2.5 per cent on Friday, boosted by hopes for a US-...

Dec 13, 2019 02:43 PM

Australia: Shares close higher on upbeat trade news, fading Brexit worries

[BENGALURU] Australian shares closed higher on Friday as news of a potential "phase one" US-China trade deal and a...

Dec 13, 2019 02:09 PM

Miner BHP Group's chief transformation officer to depart

[MELBOURNE] BHP Group said on Friday that its chief transformation officer Jonathan Price would be leaving next year...


EDITOR'S CHOICE

Dec 13, 2019 05:50 AM
OUTLOOK 2020

Reit IPOs reign in Singapore, but more diversity welcome

SINGAPORE initial public offerings (IPOs) raised more money in 2019 than a year ago, but more diversity would be...

Dec 13, 2019 05:50 AM

StanChart, PT Astra selling stake in Bank Permata to Bangkok Bank

STANDARD Chartered and PT Astra International Tbk are selling their 44.56 per cent stake each in Indonesia's Bank...

Dec 13, 2019 05:50 AM

Malaysia's Etika to acquire Advend's vending operations

IN the latest string of private deals involving Singapore's small and mid-sized enterprises (SMEs), homegrown...

LIFESTYLE

Dec 13, 2019 05:50 AM

Interview - Eugene Wong, Founder and MD, Sirius Venture Capital

IN THE NOT-TOO-DISTANT future, Eugene Wong envisions Singaporeans eating nasi lemak with crispy deep-fried...

Dec 13, 2019 05:50 AM

Travel: Christmas in the Caucasus

ARMENIA IS THE smallest country in the Caucasus. But it holds the distinction of being the first country in the...

Dec 13, 2019 05:50 AM
DINING OUT

Flexi-Mediterranean cooking appeals at Pistachio Grill

WE'RE a little late in the game with Pistachio - a popular Middle Eastern eatery in the distinctly un-Arabic...


ASEAN BUSINESS

Dec 13, 2019 10:28 AM

Global trade war and rising protectionism taking toll on Asia Pacific, SEA remains bright spot

The global trade war and rising protectionism has taken its toll on Asia Pacific's economic growth, with fears of a...

GARAGE

Dec 13, 2019 09:00 AM

Medtech firm AWAK Tech raises US$40m in round co-led by Vickers Venture

RENAL company AWAK Technologies has raised US$40 million in an oversubscribed financing round co-led by Vickers...

WEEKEND MAGAZINE


STOCKS

MARKET TODAY:
Dec 13, 2019 03:11 PM

Tokyo: Nikkei closes up over 2.5% on UK election, trade talks

[TOKYO] Tokyo's benchmark Nikkei stock index jumped more than 2.5 per cent on Friday, boosted by hopes for a US-...

Dec 13, 2019 02:43 PM

Australia: Shares close higher on upbeat trade news, fading Brexit worries

[BENGALURU] Australian shares closed higher on Friday as news of a potential "phase one" US-China trade deal and a...

Dec 13, 2019 01:28 PM

Singapore stocks: STI resumes Friday afternoon up 0.57% on day

SINGAPORE stocks built on their morning gains when trading resumed on Friday afternoon, with the Straits Times Index...

Dec 13, 2019 11:10 AM

Asia: Markets celebrate early Christmas on trade, Brexit optimism

[HONG KONG] Christmas came early to Asian markets Friday as equities and the pound surged on reports China and the...

Dec 13, 2019 10:29 AM

Australia: Shares rise on Sino-US 'phase one' trade deal; New Zealand falls

[BENGALURU] Australian shares rose on Friday, with metals and mining stocks jumping to a four-month high, after...

Dec 13, 2019 09:56 AM

Hong Kong: Stocks surge on trade deal reports

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong stocks surged out of the blocks on Friday morning after reports China and the United States...


BT WEEKLY

Dec 9, 2019 05:50 AM

The game changers

THIS WEEK'S TOPIC: What do you think is the most significant event or development of the past decade?

Dec 9, 2019 05:50 AM
TOPLINE

CSE Global engineers growth through diversification and acquisitions

KEEPING a spotless incident record is no mean feat for CSE Global. The global technology and systems integration...

Dec 13, 2019 05:50 AM

Malaysia's Etika to acquire Advend's vending operations

IN the latest string of private deals involving Singapore's small and mid-sized enterprises (SMEs), homegrown...

Aug 8, 2018 05:50 AM

Digitise services to meet client's expectations

BUSINESS-to-business (B2B) customers are increasingly expecting a business-to-consumer (B2C) experience, said...

Dec 11, 2019 05:50 AM

Focus on EM's fundamentals

SETTLING for a broad-brush approach towards emerging market equities is far too prevalent. Looking beyond the...

Dec 13, 2019 05:50 AM
DINING OUT

Flexi-Mediterranean cooking appeals at Pistachio Grill

WE'RE a little late in the game with Pistachio - a popular Middle Eastern eatery in the distinctly un-Arabic...

Dec 7, 2019 05:50 AM

Casting light on workplace depression

The year I was depressed, no one knew about it. Not the colleagues with whom I had lunch, nor the friends with whom...

Jul 13, 2019 05:50 AM
CUBICLE FILES

Why spotting "hidden influencers" at work matters

WHEN one thinks of influencers these days, it is usually in a less-than-flattering light. Often dismissed as jobless...

Dec 13, 2019 05:50 AM

Travel: Christmas in the Caucasus

ARMENIA IS THE smallest country in the Caucasus. But it holds the distinction of being the first country in the...

Dec 7, 2019 05:50 AM

Riskiest ETFs get green light, but brokers might steer clear

A PLAN to greenlight some of the exchange-traded fund (ETF) industry's most controversial products comes with a...



FOCUS


THE RAFFLES CONVERSATION

Dec 7, 2019 05:50 AM

The AI maestro

IN THE 1942 short story Runaround, Isaac Asimov outlined a set of rules that governed the actions of robots. These...

Nov 30, 2019 05:50 AM

Advocate for the world

WHEN Feike Sijbesma became the chief executive officer of Dutch company Royal DSM in 2007, he was determined to make...

Nov 23, 2019 05:50 AM

Beyond the comfort zone

AT SOME point in their careers, all leaders will face the prospect of a promotion - and hesitate, retired United...

Nov 16, 2019 05:50 AM

Balanced approach

THERE is a delicate balance to strike when one is a Frenchman heading a 238-year-old corporation in Japan, a country...


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