Sep 21, 2019 05:50 AM

1st phase of Sentosa-Brani Master Plan to be completed by 2022

CONSTRUCTION will start by year-end on the long-awaited redevelopment of resort island Sentosa and nearby Pulau...

Sep 16, 2019 06:00 PM

PODCAST: Save more when paying for overseas property investments (Money Hacks, Ep 54)

This episode is aimed at how best to pay for property investments overseas. Do you use expensive banking services?...

Sep 21, 2019 05:50 AM

Mitsubishi says Singapore-based oil trader lost US$320m in unauthorised trades

MITSUBISHI Corp, Japan's biggest trading house by revenue, said on Friday a trader at its Singapore-based unit has...

BREAKING NEWS
Sep 22, 2019 10:07 PM

8Telecom proposes issuing S$10m equity-linked convertible notes

8TELECOM International Holdings has entered into a binding term sheet to issue 3 per cent equity-linked convertible...

Sep 22, 2019 08:23 PM

F1 draws 268,000, second highest attendance since inaugural edition in 2008

THE Formula One Singapore Grand Prix attracted 268,000 attendees over the three-day event this year - more than 263,...

Sep 22, 2019 05:59 PM

Posh JV faces cross default after an earlier default

AN event of default on a loan granted to PACC Offshore Services Holdings' (Posh) joint venture has triggered a cross...


LIFESTYLE

Sep 20, 2019 05:50 AM

Interview - Alain Ducasse

ALAIN DUCASSE is synonymous with French fine dining, and has enough gravitas as a chef with 20 Michelin stars to...

Sep 20, 2019 05:50 AM

TEDxSingapore: The meaning of life

AT THE END of one group session, participants of the recent TEDxSingapore Salon event each wrote on a piece of paper...

Sep 20, 2019 05:50 AM

How to get a Michelin Star

MICHELIN inspectors are people too. They are not all French. They do not always eat alone.


ASEAN BUSINESS

Sep 20, 2019 12:00 PM

South-east Asia risks faring worse in the next downturn than in the 2007-09 crisis: report

SOUTH-EAST Asia is more vulnerable to an economic downturn than it was during the global financial crisis one decade...

GARAGE

Sep 21, 2019 11:48 AM

For Airbnb employees, dream turns into disillusionment

[SAN FRANCISCO] Last summer, several Airbnb employees wrote a letter to the online room-rental startup's founders....


STOCKS

MARKET TODAY:
Sep 21, 2019 05:55 AM

US: Wall Street drops after China cancels US farm visits

[BENGALURU] Wall Street dropped on Friday, and also finished the week lower, after a Chinese agriculture delegation...

Sep 21, 2019 05:51 AM

Europe: Shares log fifth week of gains, Danish pharma firm shines

[BENGALURU] European stocks clocked their fifth straight week of gains on Friday with investors buying into the oil...

Sep 21, 2019 05:50 AM
STOCKS

Geopolitical tensions limit gains; STI ends flat

INVESTORS found their attentions divided by various geopolitical tensions on Friday, with the world keeping an eye...

Sep 21, 2019 05:50 AM

Brokers' take

Manulife US Reit > Buy (maintained)

Sep 20, 2019 09:46 PM

US: Wall St opens slightly stronger amid stimulus hopes, easing trade tensions

[NEW YORK] US stocks opened marginally higher on Friday as an interest rate cut by China's central bank and signs of...

Sep 20, 2019 06:02 PM

Singapore shares end flat as geopolitical tensions weigh

THE Straits Times Index (STI) added just 0.03 per cent or 0.88 point to end at 3,159.68


FOCUS


THE RAFFLES CONVERSATION

Powering social good

Having redefined its mission as a "social innovation business", Japanese conglomerate Hitachi is tackling issues faced by society. And that, says the company's vice president Kojin Nakakita, is what "contributing to society" truly means.

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.


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