Jul 7, 2020 09:46 AM

Singapore finds staycations can't fill US$20b tourism hole

[SINGAPORE] In Indonesia, locals can soon fly from Jakarta to the beaches of Bali for a domestic vacation. Tokyo...

Jul 6, 2020 06:00 PM

Money Hacks: Insurance - term vs whole life, what makes sense amid Covid-19? (Ep 75)

This episode is aimed at how investors can manage risk and insurance during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Jul 7, 2020 09:10 AM

Stocks to watch: Yanlord Land, Hi-P, ARA Logos Logistics Trust, United Hampshire US Reit

THE following companies saw new developments that may affect trading of their securities on Tuesday:

UPDATED 1 hour 47 min ago

BREAKING NEWS

Jul 7, 2020 11:20 AM

SoftBank-backed startups among those approved for US paycheck loan programme

[OAKLAND] Four technology startups backed by SoftBank Group's US$100 billion Vision Fund were among the small...

Jul 7, 2020 11:20 AM

Asia: Investors take breather after latest stocks surge

[HONG KONG] Asian markets were mixed on Tuesday after their latest rally, with investors awaiting the corporate...

Jul 7, 2020 11:13 AM

No doorman? No problem. Covid-19 changes NYC's real estate rules

[NEW YORK] Doormen have long been a treasured perk in New York City -- apartment building gatekeepers who greet...

Jul 7, 2020 11:09 AM

Kanye West's clothing brand, Hollywood production firms on pandemic loan list

[LOS ANGELES] Ventures backed by big-name entertainers Kanye West and Francis Ford Coppola were among those approved...

Jul 7, 2020 11:08 AM

SoftBank's shares return to dot-com bubble era highs

[TOKYO] Shares of SoftBank Group Corp rose 3 per cent on Tuesday to reach highs last seen during the dot-com bubble...

EDITOR'S CHOICE

Jul 7, 2020 05:50 AM
BT EXCLUSIVE

Singapore's global schoolhouse upbeat beyond short term

THE coronavirus pandemic has been a spanner in the works for the international student market here, which had been...

Jul 7, 2020 05:50 AM
GARAGE: NEWS ANALYSIS

US Big Tech builds appetite for startup pie in South-east Asia

US tech giants have made some recent high-profile investments into South-east Asian startups, the latest being...

Jul 7, 2020 05:50 AM
HOCK LOCK SIEW

Hyflux's potential investors must disclose more

MORE than two years have passed since Hyflux filed for bankruptcy.

LIFESTYLE

Jul 3, 2020 05:50 AM

Andrew Li, CEO, Zouk Group

REMEMBER THAT THING people used to call a “dance floor”? An enclosed space where everyone is invited to step into,...

Jul 3, 2020 05:50 AM

Authentic flavours of Asian heritage food

WHAT IS Nasi Liwet? Or pempek? Ju hu char? Mallung or Wambatu Moju?

Jul 3, 2020 01:53 PM
Oddle Eats presents

Good Food Hunting

At Jewel Changi Airport, all the best food finds from around the world are gathered in this massive shopping, dining...


ASEAN BUSINESS

Jul 7, 2020 10:27 AM

Philippine inflation quickens in June as coronavirus lockdown eased

[MANILA] Philippine inflation picked up faster than expected in June as economic activity gradually resumed with the...

GARAGE

Jul 7, 2020 11:20 AM

SoftBank-backed startups among those approved for US paycheck loan programme

[OAKLAND] Four technology startups backed by SoftBank Group's US$100 billion Vision Fund were among the small...


STOCKS

MARKET TODAY:
Jul 7, 2020 11:20 AM

Asia: Investors take breather after latest stocks surge

[HONG KONG] Asian markets were mixed on Tuesday after their latest rally, with investors awaiting the corporate...

Jul 7, 2020 11:08 AM

SoftBank's shares return to dot-com bubble era highs

[TOKYO] Shares of SoftBank Group Corp rose 3 per cent on Tuesday to reach highs last seen during the dot-com bubble...

Jul 7, 2020 09:49 AM

Hong Kong: Stocks extend rally at open

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong stocks started with more gains Tuesday, having climbed more than 6 per cent over the previous...

Jul 7, 2020 09:39 AM

Singapore stocks advance at Tuesday's open; STI up 0.5%

SINGAPORE shares opened stronger on Tuesday, with the benchmark Straits Times Index gaining 13.52 points or 0.5 per...

Jul 7, 2020 09:23 AM

Malaysia: Shares open higher on Tuesday

MALAYSIA share prices opened higher on Tuesday with the FTSE Bursa Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Composite Index up 9.41 ...

Jul 7, 2020 09:10 AM

Stocks to watch: Yanlord Land, Hi-P, ARA Logos Logistics Trust, United Hampshire US Reit

THE following companies saw new developments that may affect trading of their securities on Tuesday:

UPDATED 1 hour 47 min ago

BT WEEKLY

Jul 6, 2020 05:50 AM

No room for complacency

THIS WEEK'S TOPIC: What lessons can be drawn from the fresh outbreaks of Covid-19 in some countries, upon re-opening...

Jul 6, 2020 05:50 AM
TOPLINE

UnUsUaL keeps faith in live events

FOR a chief executive officer of an event producer, Leslie Ong is unusually positive. By a stroke of good fortune,...

Jul 7, 2020 05:50 AM

Fighting Covid-19 with local innovations

AS the Covid-19 pandemic continues to rage around the globe, local small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are...

Aug 8, 2018 05:50 AM

Digitise services to meet client's expectations

BUSINESS-to-business (B2B) customers are increasingly expecting a business-to-consumer (B2C) experience, said...

Jul 6, 2020 06:00 PM

Money Hacks: Insurance - term vs whole life, what makes sense amid Covid-19? (Ep 75)

This episode is aimed at how investors can manage risk and insurance during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Jul 3, 2020 05:50 AM
DINING IN

A slice of Americana

ONE man's meat is another man's poison. That's why there are food noobs who think it makes good TV to gag over the...

Jul 4, 2020 05:50 AM

Sickly sweet: Drinks makers turn the anti-sugar tide in their favour

THE market for lower-sugar drinks is set to boom in Singapore as the war on sugar continues - even though consumers...

Jul 13, 2019 05:50 AM
CUBICLE FILES

Why spotting "hidden influencers" at work matters

WHEN one thinks of influencers these days, it is usually in a less-than-flattering light. Often dismissed as jobless...

Jul 3, 2020 05:50 AM

Authentic flavours of Asian heritage food

WHAT IS Nasi Liwet? Or pempek? Ju hu char? Mallung or Wambatu Moju?

Apr 4, 2020 05:50 AM
GOLD REPORT

Gold rallies on a surge of US jobless claims

GOLD futures this week have been volatile, dropping US$82 an ounce early in the week and then recovering US$46 (at...



FOCUS

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Jul 7, 2020 10:11 AM

China's Sinovac starts late stage trials for its Covid-19 vaccine

[LONDON] China's Sinovac Biotech is starting Phase III trials of its potential coronavirus vaccine in Brazil, it...

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Jul 3, 2020 05:50 AM

Banks in Singapore band together to lift standards for commodity financing

BANKS with operations in Singapore are banding together to raise industry standards for commodity financing in...

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Jul 7, 2020 05:50 AM

Two freehold industrial properties for sale

TWO industrial properties - a warehouse at 12 Tagore Drive and two strata units at 205 Henderson Road - are going up...

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Jul 4, 2020 05:50 AM
SINGAPORE ECONOMY

Singapore May visitor arrivals plummet to just 880

SINGAPORE had just 880 visitor arrivals in May 2020, as the country remained closed to short-term visitors to stem...


THE RAFFLES CONVERSATION

Jul 4, 2020 05:50 AM

Cinematic chronicler

Jia Zhangke is feted in arthouse cinema as the pre-eminent filmmaker depicting contemporary Chinese life in feature...

Jun 27, 2020 05:50 AM

Helming the cloud

FOR Kevin Samuelson, chief executive officer of technology company Infor, 2020 has turned out to be quite an...

Jun 20, 2020 05:50 AM

Tackling turbulence

LIKE many others, Maren Schweizer has been working from home amid the Covid-19 outbreak. The chief executive officer...

Jun 13, 2020 05:50 AM

Executive fit

THE chief executive officer (CEO) of today - and tomorrow - needs soft skills and cultural fit, among other things....


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