Jan 23, 2019 01:07 PM

Singapore's headline, core inflation pick up in December; prices expected to rise faster in 2019

SINGAPORE saw both its headline and core inflation pick up in December, according to the latest Department of...
The maritime sector in Singapore provides jobs for 170,000 people and contributes to 7...
Jan 23, 2019 01:28 PM

Broker's take: OCBC downgrades Soilbuild Reit to 'hold'

OCBC Investment Research on Wednesday downgraded Soilbuild Reit to "hold" with a lowered fair value of S$0.62...
Jan 23, 2019 08:18 AM

CapitaLand Mall Trust DPU up 3.1% to 2.99 S cents for Q4

CAPITALAND Mall Trust (CMT) will pay a higher distribution per unit (DPU) for the fourth quarter to Dec 31, 2018, as...
Jan 23, 2019 12:51 PM

Singapore releases AI model governance framework at World Economic Forum

[DAVOS] Singapore has released a model governance framework for artificial intelligence (AI), which companies in...
Jan 23, 2019 12:38 PM

Singapore-based GBCI Ventures opens US$100m smart city fund

SINGAPORE-BASED smart city investor GBCI Ventures has launched a US$100 million development fund for technologies such...
BREAKING NEWS
Jan 23, 2019 02:01 PM

Fed said to probe Deutsche Bank over suspicious Danske cash

[WASHINGTON] The Federal Reserve is examining how Deutsche Bank handled billions of dollars in suspicious transactions...
Jan 23, 2019 01:34 PM

10 years after crisis, bank CEO pay swells again

[NEW YORK] Ten years after Wall Street recklessness helped lead to the Great Recession, compensation for top bank CEOs...
Jan 23, 2019 01:28 PM

Broker's take: OCBC downgrades Soilbuild Reit to 'hold'

OCBC Investment Research on Wednesday downgraded Soilbuild Reit to "hold" with a lowered fair value of S$0.62...
Jan 23, 2019 01:19 PM

Global stocks rally has upper limits: Goldman

[HONG KONG] Investors hoping January's rally in stocks portends a big year of gains ahead are going to have to...
Jan 23, 2019 01:15 PM

Singapore stocks: STI resumes Wednesday afternoon at 3,186.03, down 0.2% on day

SINGAPORE stocks fell on Wednesday afternoon's trading resumption, with the Straits Times Index declining 0.21 per...


ASEAN BUSINESS

Jan 22, 2019 03:24 PM

5 questions with Straits Interactive on General Data Protection Regulation

While most businesses have likely heard of <a href="https://eugdpr.org/">GDPR</a>, there is still...

GARAGE

Jan 23, 2019 05:51 AM
STARTUPS

Neuron Mobility unveils e-scooter built in-house; eyes Series A funding

E-SCOOTER sharing startup Neuron Mobility hopes to whizz past its competition with a new e-scooter designed and built...

STOCKS

MARKET TODAY:
Jan 23, 2019 01:15 PM

Singapore stocks: STI resumes Wednesday afternoon at 3,186.03, down 0.2% on day

SINGAPORE stocks fell on Wednesday afternoon's trading resumption, with the Straits Times Index declining 0.21 per...
Jan 23, 2019 11:18 AM

Asia: Markets swing as dealers battle uncertainty

[HONG KONG] Asian markets fluctuated Wednesday following a negative lead from Wall Street as investors grow nervous...
Jan 23, 2019 09:48 AM

Hong Kong: Stocks down at open

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong shares opened with more losses Wednesday as traders tracked a sell-off on Wall Street owing to...
Jan 23, 2019 09:33 AM

Australian shares edge lower on global growth concerns; NZ also down

[BENGALURU] Australian shares edged lower on Wednesday following a slump on Wall Street, with commodity and energy...
Jan 23, 2019 09:21 AM

Malaysia: Shares open lower on Wednesday

MALAYSIA share prices opened lower on Wednesday with the FTSE Bursa Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Composite Index down 11.45...
Jan 23, 2019 09:18 AM

Singapore shares decline at Wednesday's open; STI down 0.32% to 3,182.45

SINGAPORE stocks opened weaker on Wednesday, with the Straits Times Index declining 0.32 per cent or 10.26 points to 3,...

LIFESTYLE

Jan 18, 2019 05:50 AM

Christina Teo

IN THE WORLD of startups and angel investing, men still outnumber women substantially. But Christina Teo, a Singaporean...
Jan 18, 2019 05:50 AM

12 Months of Travel

WE ALL KNOW that getting away from it all is becoming harder to do. There was a time when travel to faraway lands meant...
Jan 18, 2019 05:50 AM

Get Quacking

The Tung Lok Group - which is also behind the popular seafood concept Dancing Crab - is at it again with ingredient-...

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THE RAFFLES CONVERSATION

Embracing differences

From simply a clear business case more than 12 years ago, being diverse and inclusive is now a strategic imperative for Lenovo, says Yolanda Conyers, the firm's first chief diversity officer.

Cyber sleuth

The way to fight cyber crime is to ensure that the perpetrators and their backers face repercussions, says FireEye CEO Kevin Mandia, who's been at the frontline battles against hackers.

Going audit-gital

KPMG chairman Bill Thomas tells how technology has impacted the work of auditors, and delivers an impassioned response to recent criticism of scandals in the accounting profession.

Customise & connect

High-fashion label Coach turns the concept of luxury on its head, eschewing the top-down approach in favour of a more inclusive customer experience, says the American brand's CEO and president Joshua Schulman.


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