Jul 19, 2018 05:50 AM
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Foodtech startups: Too many chefs in the kitchen?

IT'S just after midweek - chances are, you're already weary of the lunch options around your workplace. What...
Jul 19, 2018 07:54 AM

Wheelock Properties parent offers S$2.10 per share to privatise developer, valuing company at S$2.5b

THE Hong Kong-listed parent of Wheelock Properties (Singapore) is offering S$2.10 per share to take the mainboard-...
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Jul 19, 2018 05:50 AM

2017 a bumper year for insurance par fund returns

2017 has turned out to be a robust year for policyholders of traditional participating (par) policies. But they are...
Jul 19, 2018 08:43 AM

Stocks to watch: Wheelock Properties, Capitaland Commercial Trust, United Overseas Insurance, Keppel T&T

THE following companies saw new developments which may affect trading of their shares on Thursday:
Jul 19, 2018 05:50 AM

Leading corporate lights crowned

RESORTS World Sentosa was the venue of several coronations on Wednesday evening - a Who's Who of the corporate...
Jul 19, 2018 05:50 AM

New AI lab to leverage Grab and NUS data

AMID tussles with various South-east Asian governments over its potential monopolistic behaviour in the ridehailing...
Jul 19, 2018 05:50 AM

CapitaLand bags 4 awards, DBS strikes 'royal flush' at Singapore Corporate Awards

MAINBOARD-listed CapitaLand was one of the biggest winners at the 13th annual Singapore Corporate Awards (SCA) on...
Jul 19, 2018 10:09 AM

Co-living startup Hmlet moves into Hong Kong with acquisition of we r urban

SINGAPORE-based co-living startup Hmlet has acquired we r urban, marking its expansion into the Hong Kong market.
Jul 19, 2018 06:23 AM

Tariffs worry US manufacturers nationwide, raise prices: Federal Reserve

[WASHINGTON] Manufacturers across the United States are worried by President Donald Trump's trade policies, which...
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STOCKS

MARKET TODAY:
Jul 19, 2018 09:59 AM

Hong Kong: Shares rise at open on Thursday

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong stocks opened higher on Thursday, following a largely positive lead on Wall Street as the US...
Jul 19, 2018 09:22 AM

Malaysia shares open higher on Thursday

MALAYSIA share prices opened higher on Thursday with the FTSE Bursa Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Composite Index up 3.360...
Jul 19, 2018 09:20 AM

Singapore shares open higher on Thursday; STI up 0.4% to 3,252.57

SINGAPORE stocks opened 0.4 per cent higher on Thursday on the back of a strong earnings season in the US, with the...
Jul 19, 2018 08:43 AM

Stocks to watch: Wheelock Properties, Capitaland Commercial Trust, United Overseas Insurance, Keppel T&T

THE following companies saw new developments which may affect trading of their shares on Thursday:
Jul 19, 2018 06:24 AM

Europe: Tech lifts shares as currency weakens; autos climb

[MILAN] European shares hit a one-month high on Wednesday, supported by currency weakness and a rally in tech stocks...

LIFESTYLE

Jul 13, 2018 05:50 AM

Gavin Tollman

GAVIN TOLLMAN, CEO of travel company Trafalgar and - after more than two decades in the business - no stranger to the...
Jul 13, 2018 05:50 AM

Baby Boomer Entrepreneurs

THERE ARE NO dreams of unicorns or Series A funding, but a group of 50- and 60-something entrepreneurs are showing that...
Jul 13, 2018 05:50 AM

Japanese food goes casual at Jypsy

NOBODY goes to a PS Cafe for the food. Come on, seriously. People go there mainly to soak up as much design inspiration...

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