Jul 17, 2019 08:30 AM

Singapore exports post 4th month of double-digit decline with 17.3% plunge in June

SINGAPORE’S exports, already in double-digit decline for three straight months, fell again in June, according to...

Jul 15, 2019 05:50 AM

PODCAST: ABCs of robo-powered wealth management (Money Hacks, Ep 49)

This episode walks listeners through the ABCs of robo investing. CEO of StashAway, Michele Ferrario, breaks...

Jul 17, 2019 09:54 AM

CapitaLand Commercial Trust DPU up 1.9% to 2.2 S cents for Q2

CAPITALAND Commercial Trust's (CCT) distribution per unit (DPU) for the second quarter is up 1.9 per cent to 2.2...

Jul 17, 2019 05:50 AM

Prudential Singapore sues former top manager for up to S$2.5b

PRUDENTIAL Assurance Co Singapore is suing its former top agency manager Peter Tan Shou Yi for up to S$2.5 billion...

Jul 17, 2019 11:21 AM

Visa invests undisclosed amount in Gojek’s Series F round

PAYMENTS provider Visa on Wednesday said it has invested in ride-hailing player Gojek as part of its Series F...

Jul 17, 2019 08:53 AM

Stocks to watch: CapitaLand, Lum Chang, CCT, Frasers Property, Keppel-KBS US Reit

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

Jul 17, 2019 05:50 AM

Best World gets SGX nod on expanded independent review

BEST World International said the scope of its expanded independent review has been finalised and approved by the...

BREAKING NEWS
Jul 17, 2019 11:40 AM

Asia: Stocks hit by trade woes while dollar rises, oil struggles

[HONG KONG] Fresh trade worries and uncertainty about the Federal Reserve's plans for cutting interest rates weighed...

Jul 17, 2019 11:27 AM

Digital wealth manager Syfe launches in Singapore with S$5.2m in seed funding

DIGITAL wealth manager Syfe has launched in Singapore after raising S$5.2 million in seed funding and receiving the...

Jul 17, 2019 11:21 AM

Visa invests undisclosed amount in Gojek’s Series F round

PAYMENTS provider Visa on Wednesday said it has invested in ride-hailing player Gojek as part of its Series F...

Jul 17, 2019 11:14 AM

Amazon in deal with German watchdog to overhaul marketplace terms

[FRANKFURT] Amazon has reached a deal with Germany's anti-trust authority to overhaul its terms of service for third...

Jul 17, 2019 11:12 AM

Australia: BHP, financials help shares snap 3-day losing streak, New Zealand flat

[BENGALURU] A surge in shares of BHP Group helped lift the Australian market and the resources sector on Wednesday...


LIFESTYLE

Jul 12, 2019 05:50 AM

Clara Cheo: 'Cinemas aren't going away'

CLARA CHEO, 54, came of age at a time when the concept of the “blockbuster” was just being invented.

Jul 12, 2019 05:50 AM

Fat Duck's Heston Blumenthal making a comeback to the dining scene

WHEN HESTON BLUMENTHAL talks, it’s almost as if you need to clear the room. Not because he’s nursing a cold – his...

Jul 12, 2019 05:50 AM

True Singaporean flavours sprout from Mustard Seed

WE love eating with fellow Singaporeans. We love how we can all be strangers obliged to eat together in a communal...


ASEAN BUSINESS

Jul 16, 2019 03:13 PM

E-cigs threaten up to 5% of Indonesian market for smokes: Report

Maybank Kim Eng lowered its medium-term outlook on the industry from “positive” to “neutral”.

GARAGE

Jul 17, 2019 11:27 AM

Digital wealth manager Syfe launches in Singapore with S$5.2m in seed funding

DIGITAL wealth manager Syfe has launched in Singapore after raising S$5.2 million in seed funding and receiving the...


STOCKS

MARKET TODAY:
Jul 17, 2019 11:40 AM

Asia: Stocks hit by trade woes while dollar rises, oil struggles

[HONG KONG] Fresh trade worries and uncertainty about the Federal Reserve's plans for cutting interest rates weighed...

Jul 17, 2019 11:12 AM

Australia: BHP, financials help shares snap 3-day losing streak, New Zealand flat

[BENGALURU] A surge in shares of BHP Group helped lift the Australian market and the resources sector on Wednesday...

Jul 17, 2019 10:00 AM

Hong Kong: Stocks down at open

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong stocks started Wednesday on a negative note after Donald Trump sparked fresh trade war worries...

Jul 17, 2019 09:34 AM

Singapore shares open lower on Wednesday; STI down 0.16% to 3,354.80

SINGAPORE shares edged down at the start of trading on Wednesday, following a retreat of overbought US stocks last...

Jul 17, 2019 09:19 AM

Malaysia: Shares open lower on Wednesday

MALAYSIA share prices opened lower on Wednesday with the FTSE Bursa Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Composite Index down 1.85...

Jul 17, 2019 08:53 AM

Stocks to watch: CapitaLand, Lum Chang, CCT, Frasers Property, Keppel-KBS US Reit

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


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Fintech trailblazer

When he was Hong Kong's Secretary for Financial Services and the Treasury, KC Chan handled ground-breaking cross-border measures such as offshore yuan trading. Now, as chairman of WeLab's upcoming virtual bank, he's leading the HK fintech firm's venture into online banking.

Without peer

Baroness Valerie Amos, director of University of London's School of Oriental and African Studies, discusses British policy and her love of "bureaucracy".

Team player to the core

Aon co-president Michael O'Connor talks about the professional services firm's "Aon United" philosophy which emphasises collaboration across different business areas and geographies.

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