Oct 23, 2019 12:11 PM

IMF cuts Singapore growth forecast to 0.5% in 2019

THE International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Wednesday cut its growth projection for Singapore to 0.5 per cent in 2019,...

Oct 14, 2019 04:22 PM

Money Hacks podcast: How to choose a travel insurance policy (Ep 56)

This episode focuses on travel insurance and we speak with MoneySmart's...

Oct 23, 2019 01:00 PM

September core inflation at new 3-year low; MAS may go down 'zero-slope' next, say analysts

THERE were few surprises in September’s consumer price data, which came out on Wednesday, a week after the Monetary...

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BREAKING NEWS
Oct 23, 2019 08:50 PM

China to boost imports of goods including farm products

[BEIJING] China will boost imports of certain goods including agricultural, consumer and components products as part...

Oct 23, 2019 08:49 PM

Wing Tai Holdings Q1 net profit rises threefold to S$6.8m

WING Tai Holdings' net profit more than tripled to S$6.8 million for the first quarter ended Sept 30, thanks to a 20...

Oct 23, 2019 08:26 PM

Malaysia's tallest tower opens its doors

[KUALA LUMPUR] Malaysia's tallest skyscraper is ready to take in tenants from December, its developer said on...

Oct 23, 2019 06:49 PM

ST Engineering to pay US$18m to customer in US arbitration proceedings

SINGAPORE Technologies (ST) Engineering's US marine subsidiary has been ordered following arbitration proceedings to...

Oct 23, 2019 06:30 PM

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Raising Chinese Spirits - Made-in-China wine, baijiu and sake aim at the Singapore market

OVER 300 OENOPHILES - from sommeliers to collectors - cheered in unison as French conglomerate LVMH’s Ao Yun was...

Oct 18, 2019 05:50 AM

Chinese food, western-style, at Imperial Treasure

WE'RE back. It's been just a couple of months since we stepped into Imperial Treasure's newest reiteration in Great...


ASEAN BUSINESS

Oct 23, 2019 02:52 PM

Bangkok residential market softening but other sectors remain resilient: Edmund Tie Research

Overall outlook for business and investment in the Thai capital remains optimistic according to Edmund Tie's latest...

GARAGE

Oct 23, 2019 03:43 PM

Tencent, NUS to launch cloud-focused incubator programme for Singapore startups

CHINESE Internet giant Tencent Holdings and the National University of Singapore (NUS) will jointly set up a...


STOCKS

MARKET TODAY:
Oct 23, 2019 06:25 PM

Singapore shares drop 0.5% on Brexit worries, global tech concerns

WITH no updates from the US-China trade front, Brexit worries and concerns over the global tech sector after a weak...

Oct 23, 2019 05:45 PM

Malaysia: Shares close lower on Wednesday

MALAYSIA share prices closed lower on Wednesday, with the FTSE Bursa Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Composite Index down 5.30...

Oct 23, 2019 04:28 PM

Hong Kong shares end with deep losses

[HONG KONG] Shares fell in Hong Kong on Wednesday in line with an Asia-wide sell-off, with traders keeping tabs on...

Oct 23, 2019 03:32 PM

London stocks, pound steady on new Brexit delay

[LONDON] London's stock market steadied at the open Wednesday and the pound was stable against the dollar and euro...

Oct 23, 2019 03:30 PM

South Korean stocks drop on Brexit anxiety, profit-taking

[SEOUL] South Korean shares slipped on Wednesday on renewed uncertainty around Brexit, with some investors seen...

Oct 23, 2019 03:21 PM

Wild Hong Kong IPO turns 188% gain to loss in less than an hour

[HONG KONG] Investors in a snack maker's initial public offering in Hong Kong were sitting on losses just minutes...


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