Scheme for merger of ESR-Reit and Viva Industrial Trust takes effect

THE scheme of arrangement for the merger of ESR-Reit (real estate investment trust) and Viva Industrial Trust (VIT) into Singapore's fourth-largest industrial property trust became effective and binding on Monday, their managers announced separately before trading opened...

Singapore stocks: STI resumes Thursday afternoon trading at 3,536.15, up 3.1 points

SINGAPORE stocks resumed trading almost unchanged on Thursday afternoon, with the Straits Times Index higher by just 3.1 points, or 0.09 per cent to 3,536.15 as at 1.04 pm. 

TT International's Big Box in Jurong East put up for sale by receivers

THE receivers and managers for the owner of Big Box have put the warehouse retail mall put up for sale.

New compulsory training and proficiency test for corporate service providers, starting Nov 15

CORPORATE service providers will soom have to take a new mandatory training and proficiency test aimed at boosting professional standards in the industry and Singapore’s reputation as an international financial and business hub.