Jan 24, 2019 11:21 AM

Singapore telcos will have to consolidate in next 3 years, warns Moody's

TELCOS here will be forced to consolidate within three years as the Singapore market gets ever more crowded, analysts...
The maritime sector in Singapore provides jobs for 170,000 people and contributes to 7...
Jan 24, 2019 01:08 PM

Singapore to streamline rules governing taxis, private-hire cars

A LONG-AWAITED move by Singapore's transport regulator to impose tighter rules on private-hire operators is...
Jan 24, 2019 10:46 AM

Davinder Singh to leave Drew & Napier and set up own practice

LEGAL bigwig Davinder Singh is leaving Drew & Napier after 37 years to start his own legal practice to "train...
Jan 24, 2019 11:06 AM

Fewer COEs for bidding in February-April

THERE will be fewer certificates of entitlement (COE) for the next three months, starting in February.
Jan 24, 2019 10:18 AM

‘Fat finger’ blamed as Jardine Matheson loses US$41b in share value

[SINGAPORE] Jardine Matheson Holdings Ltd, the centuries-old conglomerate, plunged 83 per cent before quickly...
BREAKING NEWS
Jan 24, 2019 01:14 PM

Alibaba-backed Easyhome to float new retail unit in RMB$38.3b reverse merger

[SHANGHAI] Alibaba-backed home improvement chain Easyhome will take its new retail arm public via a deal worth up to US...
Jan 24, 2019 01:12 PM

Singapore stocks: STI resumes Thursday afternoon at 3,181.70, up 0.33% on day

SINGAPORE stocks rose on Thursday afternoon's trading resumption, with the Straits Times Index advancing 0.33 per...
Jan 24, 2019 01:10 PM

Rents, prices of overall industrial space in Singapore unchanged in Q4 2018: JTC

RENTALS and prices of industrial space in Singapore remained unchanged in the fourth quarter of 2018 over the preceding...
Jan 24, 2019 01:08 PM

Singapore to streamline rules governing taxis, private-hire cars

A LONG-AWAITED move by Singapore's transport regulator to impose tighter rules on private-hire operators is...
Jan 24, 2019 12:49 PM

Asia: Markets mixed as investors track trade talks, shutdown

[HONG KONG] Asian investors trod cautiously on Thursday as they try to ascertain the state of play in the China-US...


ASEAN BUSINESS

Jan 23, 2019 02:49 PM

Technology policy likely to stay its course in Indonesia: Fitch Solutions

The re-election of Indonesian President Joko Widodo is positive for the continuity of key technology policies and the...

GARAGE

Jan 24, 2019 12:44 PM

Trendlines tripled its Singapore medtech startup count in 2018

CATALIST-LISTED incubator The Trendlines Group set up four more medical technology (medtech) startups in Singapore in...

STOCKS

MARKET TODAY:
Jan 24, 2019 01:12 PM

Singapore stocks: STI resumes Thursday afternoon at 3,181.70, up 0.33% on day

SINGAPORE stocks rose on Thursday afternoon's trading resumption, with the Straits Times Index advancing 0.33 per...
Jan 24, 2019 12:49 PM

Asia: Markets mixed as investors track trade talks, shutdown

[HONG KONG] Asian investors trod cautiously on Thursday as they try to ascertain the state of play in the China-US...
Jan 24, 2019 10:11 AM

Hong Kong: Stocks start Thursday with gains

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong stocks edged up in the opening exchanges on Thursday, tracking a positive lead from Wall Street.
Jan 24, 2019 09:34 AM

Singapore shares open higher on Thursday; STI up 0.11% to 3,174.59

SINGAPORE shares inched up on Thursday, taking their cue from a mild overnight advance on Wall Street.
Jan 24, 2019 09:19 AM

Malaysia shares open higher on Thursday

MALAYSIA share prices opened higher on Thursday with the FTSE Bursa Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Composite Index up 0.75...
Jan 24, 2019 09:11 AM

Stocks to watch: CapitaLand Commercial Trust, Keppel T&T, Mapletree Commercial Trust, Sino Grandness Food

THE following companies saw new developments that may affect trading of their shares on Thursday:

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

Special Feature: Feasts of Abundance

Welcome the Year of the Pig with Tung Lok’s specially created Yusheng for every taste. Its classic Prosperity Yusheng (...

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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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