Olam Q3 profit drops 14.2% to S$20.7m

AGRI-FOOD business Olam International said third-quarter earnings fell 14.2 per cent to S$20.7 million against a strong year-ago quarter on tough trading conditions in coffee, and lower performance from its peanut business and commodity financial services (CFS).

Condo rents slip 0.7% in October, HDB rents inch up 0.3%: SRX

THE leasing market for private non-landed homes remained soft while improving slightly for HDB flats, according to flash data from real estate portal SRX on Wednesday.

Singapore condo rents slip 0.7% in October; HDB rents inch up 0.3%: SRX Property

THE leasing market for private non-landed homes remained soft while improving slightly for HDB flats, according to flash data from real estate portal SRX on Wednesday. 

Olam Q3 profit drops 14.2% to S$20.7m

AGRI-FOOD business Olam International said third-quarter earnings fell 14.2 per cent to S$20.7 million against a strong year-ago quarter on tough trading conditions in coffee, and lower performance from its peanut business and commodity financial services (CFS).

Condo resale prices dip 0.4% in October

RESALE prices of private non-landed homes in Singapore declined for the third straight month in October after the latest round of property cooling measures, flash estimates by real estate portal SRX Property on Tuesday showed.

Singapore condo resale prices slip for 3rd month with 0.4% drop in October: SRX

RESALE prices of private non-landed homes in Singapore declined for the third straight month in October after the latest round of property cooling measures, flash estimates by real estate portal SRX Property on Tuesday showed.

Compulsory e-filing starts this year for companies with revenue over S$10m: IRAS reminder

COMPULSORY e-filing of corporate income tax returns starts this year for companies with revenue of more than S$10 million in year of assessment (YA) 2017, the Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore (IRAS) reminded in a media statement on Wednesday.

Who's more optimistic about global trade? Surprisingly, it's emerging markets

BUSINESS professionals in developing countries are surprisingly more optimistic about the global trade outlook than those in the developed world, a Bloomberg survey found.

Private resale prices post first dip since July's property curbs

RESALE prices of private non-landed homes in Singapore took their first dip last month, breaking a 12-month climb to record highs, with the latest property cooling measures having taken effect in July.

HSR fined S$12,500, banned from dealing in foreign property for six months

PROPERTY agency HSR International Realtors has been fined S$12,500, and banned from transacting or marketing foreign properties for six months from Sept 10.

Real estate agency HSR fined S$12,500, banned 6 months for not warning of risks in buying overseas property

PROPERTY agency HSR International Realtors Pte Ltd has been fined S$12,500, and banned from transacting or marketing foreign properties for six months from Sept 10 for not informing two investors of the risks involved in their purchase of units in a Bangkok condominium project that was later...

Singapore condo resale prices see first monthly decline in a year after cooling measures: SRX data

RESALE prices of private non-landed homes in Singapore dipped last month, breaking a 12-month climb to record highs after the latest property cooling measures took effect in July, going by data from real estate portal SRX Property.

BreadTalk opening Singapore's first Wu Pao Chun bakery in 2019

BREADTALK Group is bringing to Singapore the Wu Pao Chun bakery, which became famous after its founder - whose name the business takes after - won the title of Master Baker.

BreadTalk to open first Wu Pao Chun bakery in Singapore at Capitol Piazza in 2019

BREADTALK Group said on Monday morning that it expects to open the first Wu Pao Chun bakery in Singapore at Capitol Piazza next year, as it signed a joint venture (JV) agreement to operate the Taiwanese brand in the Republic and Hong Kong.

Singapore bank lending cools in July

BANK lending in Singapore declined month-on-month for the first time since January this year, though it maintained a still strong year-on-year growth, preliminary data from the Monetary Authority of Singapore showed on Friday.

Singapore bank lending eases in July with first m-o-m decline since January

BANK lending in Singapore declined month-on-month for the first time since January this year, though it maintained a still strong year-on-year growth, preliminary data from the Monetary Authority of Singapore showed on Friday. 

CorpPass to be only login method for businesses to transact with public sector from Sept 1

FROM Sept 1, CorpPass will be the single login method for businesses to transact with more than 140 government digital services, replacing other means such as SingPass and EASY (E-Services Authorisation System).

Banks' credit growth under pressure from trade spats and cooling measures

SINGAPORE'S banking sector will face greater headwinds over the coming quarters from the double whammy of the latest property cooling measures and rising trade tensions between the US and China, a research house said yesterday...

Singapore banks' loans growth outlook cut on property curbs, trade tensions

SINGAPORE’S banking sector will face greater headwinds over the coming quarters from the double whammy of the latest property cooling measures and rising trade tensions between the US and China, a research house said on Wednesday.

Tender for exec condo site at Anchorvale Crescent launched

THE tender for an executive condominium (EC) site along Anchorvale Crescent in Sengkang has been launched from the reserve list of the Government Land Sales (GLS) Programme.

Tender for EC site at Anchorvale Crescent launched; strong response expected

THE tender for an executive condominium (EC) site along Anchorvale Crescent has been launched from the reserve list of the Government Land Sales (GLS) Programme.

Singapore private home rents steady; boost expected from curbs, en-bloc sales

RENTS for condominiums and private apartments continued to stabilise last month while the more volatile rents for HDB flats reversed direction and rose, with both markets enjoying a pickup in activity, according to a report yesterday.

BM Mobility launches first electric bike-sharing service in Malaysia

MAINBOARD-LISTED BM Mobility Ltd has launched the first electric bike-sharing service in Malaysia at the University of Malaya in Kuala Lumpur, using its own brand of bicycles, Revgo.

Singapore condo rents unchanged in July; HDB rents rise 1%: SRX

RENTS for condominiums and private apartments continued to stabilise last month, while the more volatile rents for HDB flats reversed direction and rose, with both rental markets enjoying a pickup in activity, according to a report on Wednesday.

Trading in Vard to be suspended after exit offer closes on Wednesday as free float drops below 10%

TRADING in Vard Holdings shares will be suspended immediately after Fincantieri Oil & Gas's exit offer closes on Aug 8 at 5.30pm, the company announced in a pre-market filing on Wednesday...