Jun 22, 2018 12:24 PM

Singapore, Asian equities extend weekly losses as trade tensions show no sign of abating

STOCKS in Singapore and Asia were set for big weekly losses on Friday morning as a trade conflict between the United...
Jun 22, 2018 11:47 AM

Singtel continues digital transformation with focus on cybersecurity, digital marketing

SINGTEL'S push into the digital realm continues to see "considerable progress" as it gears up against...
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Jun 22, 2018 09:58 AM

Noble Group to get US$100m trade finance facilities from minority shareholders

NOBLE Group has secured a binding commitment for US$100 million of trade finance facilities from a consortium of...
Jun 22, 2018 02:30 PM

Mahathir says ringgit’s fair value is 3.8 to US dollar, same as Asia financial crisis peg

[KUALA LUMPUR] Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said the Malaysian ringgit’s fair value today is the same as the peg...
Jun 22, 2018 02:48 PM

Top heads expected to roll at Malaysia's government-linked companies

[PETALING JAYA] A major shake-up among the top brass of Malaysia's government-linked companies (GLCs) is expected...
Jun 22, 2018 11:01 AM

Singapore Air CEO sees risk to cargo yields beyond trade dispute

[NEW YORK] As the brewing trade battle between the US and China threatens to slow demand for air freight, the market is...
Jun 22, 2018 05:50 AM

Marina One Residences launching tower at average S$2,700-S$2,800 psf

COME July, the developer behind the mega mixed-use project Marina One will find out whether its strategy four years ago...
Jun 22, 2018 02:01 PM

Mahathir says Malaysia seeks to recover US$4.5b 1MDB funds, Goldman fees

[KUALA LUMPUR] Malaysia will seek to recoup US$4.5 billion of funds that were potentially lost through 1MDB, as well as...
Jun 22, 2018 10:47 AM

Airbus warns could leave Britain if no Brexit deal

[PARIS] European aviation giant Airbus warned Thursday it could be forced to pull out of the UK if Britain leaves the...

WEEKEND MAGAZINE

Jun 22, 2018 05:50 AM

Art Basel: Tackling Burning Issues

IN ONE ROOM, Japanese art doyenne Yoko Ono - the widow of musician John Lennon - has laid out small pieces of broken...
Jun 22, 2018 05:50 AM

Cecilia Leong-Faulkner

THEATRE IMPRESARIO Cecilia Leong-Faulkner got an early taste of the entertainment business as a young girl growing up...
Jun 22, 2018 05:50 AM

The Kings Of Swing

Straight from London's West End comes The Definitive Rat Pack, a show that pays tribute to Frank Sinatra, Dean...
Jun 15, 2018 05:50 AM
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Don't Bank On It

In 1947, after World War II, philanthropist and millionaire Aw Boon Haw, of Tiger Balm fame, decided to open a...

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Jun 22, 2018 05:00 PM

Hong Kong: Stocks end week with gains

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong stocks finished a painful week on a positive note Friday but investors remain on edge about a...
Jun 22, 2018 04:10 PM

Europe: Stock markets firm at open

[LONDON]  European stocks firmed Friday in opening deals despite the eruption of a global trade war as Brussels slapped...
Jun 22, 2018 04:03 PM

Seoul: Stocks climb, trimming week's losses; won firms

[SEOUL] South Korea's Kospi stock index edged higher on Friday, trimming the week's losses amid global trade...
Jun 22, 2018 03:58 PM

Tokyo: Stocks close lower on higher yen

[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks closed lower on Friday as a higher yen weighed on the market, reflecting worries over escalating...
Jun 22, 2018 01:19 PM

Singapore stocks: STI resumes Friday afternoon trading at 3,287.28, down 0.4% on day

SINGAPORE stocks resumed trading on Friday afternoon in negative territory, with the Straits Times Index lower by 12.72...
Jun 22, 2018 12:24 PM

Singapore, Asian equities extend weekly losses as trade tensions show no sign of abating

STOCKS in Singapore and Asia were set for big weekly losses on Friday morning as a trade conflict between the United...

BT WEEKLY

Jun 18, 2018 05:50 AM
TOPLINE

Building lifestyle developments in China

ASIA-PACIFIC Strategic Investments Ltd (APSIL), a Catalist-listed small-cap company backed by Singapore tycoon Oei Hong...
Jun 22, 2018 05:50 AM

The heat is on at Chengdu

GREASE is the word at Chengdu - a one-stop culinary tour of China's Sichuan province that is part illuminating and...


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