Oct 15, 2019 05:50 AM
SINGAPORE ECONOMY

Growth doubts linger as Singapore thinly skirts technical recession

SINGAPORE'S economy looks to have barely budged in the third quarter, in a Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI)...

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 15, 2019 05:50 AM
COMMENTARY

Technical recession or not, underlying factors matter more

SINGAPORE'S narrow escape from recession in the third quarter may be good news for consumer sentiment, but it is...


What shapes your investments?

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


BREAKING NEWS
Oct 15, 2019 07:02 AM

BR Properties scoops up Sao Paulo towers for 766m reais

[RIO DE JANEIRO] Brazil's BR Properties SA has agreed to buy part of a large mixed-use development in Sao Paulo for...

Oct 15, 2019 07:00 AM

Capitol Hill girds for impeachment row, as Trump ex-aide testifies

[WASHINGTON] US lawmakers returning from a two-week break braced for an impeachment brawl in Washington, as a former...

Oct 15, 2019 06:56 AM

58 dead, rescuers in 'day and night' hunt for missing after Japan typhoon

[TOKYO] Fresh rain threatened to hamper efforts by tens of thousands of Japanese rescuers searching for survivors...

Oct 15, 2019 06:53 AM

Warning Turkey, Trump authorises sanctions and slaps steel tariffs

[WASHINGTON] US President Donald Trump on Monday authorised sanctions on Turkey's leaders, reimposed steel tariffs...

Oct 15, 2019 06:49 AM

Southwest pilots say 737 Max return may be delayed beyond Boeing's 4th quarter goal

[WASHINGTON] Southwest Airlines pilots predicted on Monday that the grounded Boeing 737 Max airplane will return to...


LIFESTYLE

Oct 11, 2019 05:50 AM

Food: Peggy Chan, activist & restaurateur of Nectar Hong Kong

LONG BEFORE ECO-CONSCIOUS plant-based cuisine became popular among ethical diners, chef Peggy Chan was already...

Oct 11, 2019 05:50 AM

Office of the Future

DREAD GOING TO work? Maybe you have too much on your plate. Or maybe it’s the workplace itself, where too much noise...

Oct 11, 2019 05:50 AM

The logic behind Japanese pizza

WHEN it comes to pizza, make ours Japanese. When you have a breed of chefs who consistently beat natural-born...


ASEAN BUSINESS

Oct 14, 2019 06:17 PM

Indonesia's rising HNW population is 'opportunity for wealth managers'

The mass affluent population is also growing at a strong rate, said GlobalData

GARAGE

Oct 15, 2019 05:50 AM
BT EXCLUSIVE

CapBridge gets nod to include retail investors

RETAIL investors wanting to get in on the burgeoning private equity space can now invest through private capital...


STOCKS

MARKET TODAY:
Oct 15, 2019 06:13 AM

US: Stocks dip ahead of earnings deluge

[NEW YORK] Wall Street stocks ended slightly lower on Monday ahead of a wave of key earnings reports, and as markets...

Oct 15, 2019 06:01 AM

Europe: Stocks hit pause as trade doubts linger

[BENGALURU] A three-day rally in European shares came to a halt on Monday as investors assessed the scale of...

Oct 15, 2019 05:50 AM

Auditors issue disclaimers of opinion on Pacific Star, Capital World FY19 results

THE auditors of both Capital World and Pacific Star Development have flagged uncertainties in their ability to...

Oct 15, 2019 05:50 AM
CURRENCIES

Yen, Swiss franc gain on ebbing trade optimism

THE Swiss franc and Japanese yen rose on Monday as investors headed into safer assets, becoming more cautious that...

Oct 14, 2019 09:44 PM

Wall St opens lower as trade deal optimism fades

[NEW YORK] US stocks fell at open on Monday on signs of tough talks ahead before a partial trade deal with China...

Oct 14, 2019 06:05 PM

Singapore shares close 0.3% higher on Monday

SINGAPORE shares closed slightly higher on Monday, as gains fuelled by the possibility of a US-China trade deal were...


BT WEEKLY

Oct 14, 2019 05:50 AM
TOPLINE

ISDN powers up beyond healthcare

HEALTHCARE will always be in high demand. The problem is affordability, believes Teo Cher Koon, managing director of...

Oct 11, 2019 05:50 AM

The logic behind Japanese pizza

WHEN it comes to pizza, make ours Japanese. When you have a breed of chefs who consistently beat natural-born...



FOCUS


THE RAFFLES CONVERSATION

Designing the future

Autodesk president and CEO Andrew Anagnost, a self-professed tech optimist, reads sci-fi to suss out future trends, and sees humans collaborating, like Tony Stark in Iron Man, with machines.

Wealth of opportunities

Henley & Partners CEO Juerg Steffen's work involves helping uber-rich clients find the ideal place to settle down, even change their passports. He tells what's driving this class of migrants.

Cloud native

Robert Enslin, Google Cloud's president of global customer operations, has been at the cutting edge of cloud technology's phenomenal rise. And he is ready to test if the sky's the limit.

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.


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