Standard Chartered Singapore Marathon to adopt evening race format

PARTICIPANTS in this year's Standard Chartered Singapore Marathon (SCSM) can look forward to picturesque views of the Singapore skyline at night, following the SCSM's announcement at a launch on Tuesday that the Marathon, Half Marathon and Ekiden distances, traditionally held in the early hours...

Frasers Property's Rivière starts at S$2,580 psf; preview opens today

FRASERS Property Singapore will open its latest project, luxury residential development Rivière, for preview on Saturday.

Frasers Property’s Rivière to open for preview on May 25

FRASERS Property Singapore will open its latest project, luxury residential development Rivière, for preview on May 25. The development, which features 455 units spread across two 36-storey towers, will be located by the Singapore River and is expected to be completed by 2023.

HUAWEI FALLOUT

Mobile phone resellers shun Huawei handsets for now

THE US government's decision to ease some trade restrictions on Huawei and give the China telecom giant a 90-day window to operate as usual doesn't seem to be enough to convince second-hand phone shops to take in Huawei mobile phones - at least for now.

Six teams gear up to race in OCBC Cycle Speedway Corporate Championship

SIX corporate teams will battle it out for top honours at the OCBC Cycle Speedway Corporate Championship on Saturday. The race, which was introduced in 2017, took a break last year, but makes its return this year by popular demand.

OnRobot opens Asia-Pac HQ in Singapore, eyes booming regional market

DENMARK-BASED robotics company OnRobot wants its Singapore office to focus on meeting South-east Asia's growing demand for devices attached to the end of robotic arms that can pick up objects.

SP Group charity golf raises S$688,888

SP Group and a record number of its business partners turned up last Friday morning to put their skills to the test for the grid operator's annual charity golf tournament.

Aik Moh's digitalisation lifeline

WITH a sprawling setup including three factories in Singapore and multiple overseas sales offices, Aik Moh Paints and Chemicals now employs over 100 people in the Asia-Pacific region, and has cemented its position as one of the leading petrochemical companies in the market. However, things haven...

Disabled or otherwise, we're all on the same team

UNIQLO has been working towards employing at least one person with disability (PWD) per store since 2001 as part of the clothing retailer's global policy of hiring workers with intellectual disabilities.

Dowa launches new Modern Asia Environmental Holdings in Singapore

JAPANESE waste management and recycling solutions provider Dowa has announced the formation of the new Modern Asia Environmental Holdings (MAEH), the result of a merger of existing Dowa facilities in Singapore, Technochem Environmental Complex Pte Ltd (Technochem) and Dowa Eco-System Singapore...

Inclusivity is the name of the game at Toyota Motor

AS part of its "Start Your Impossible" global corporate initiative, Toyota Motor will support 12 athletes from eight countries including Singapore on their journey to compete at next year's Olympics and Paralympics in Tokyo.

Pure Group to open 8th facility in Suntec City

PURE Group is set to open its eighth facility in Singapore, taking over an existing gym at Suntec City.

MALAYSIA-SINGAPORE LEADERS' RETREAT

Singapore's EZ-Link, Malaysia's Touch 'n Go to introduce cross-border Combi Card

EZ-Link and Malaysia's biggest multi-application e-purse Touch 'n Go on Tuesday announced the progress of a joint collaboration to develop a dual-currency Combi Card.

SINGAPORE MARITIME WEEK

Maritime award clinched by woman lawyer for the first time

THE International Maritime Centre (Individual) Award has for the first time gone to a woman, a lawyer who was last year named among the world's top 10 maritime lawyers by Lloyd's List.

Advanced MedTech enters new phase as independent firm, but says it's 'business as usual'

ADVANCED MedTech Holdings - the medical device company formerly known as Accuron MedTech Group - is entering a new phase in its history as an independent company, said group chief executive Abel Ang.

OCBC Bank rolls out latest FRANK store at NUS University Town

OCBC Bank on Wednesday unveiled the opening of its fourth FRANK by OCBC Store - at the National University of Singapore's (NUS) Stephen Riady Centre at University Town....

Terry Fox Run set to raise S$150,000 for cancer research

THIS year's Terry Fox Run, held on Sunday at East Coast Parkway, is expected to raise over S$150,000 for cancer research in Singapore. Even though donations are still being tallied, organisers believe this year's run would hit this amount for cancer research projects here....

Man U, Spurs, Juventus and Inter to play at National Stadium for ICC

THE third edition of the International Champions Cup (ICC) in Singapore rolls into town this July, with a star-studded lineup of top European clubs set to pack the National Stadium in Kallang.

EZ-Link launches digital platform for TRUST Programme

EZ-LINK Pte Ltd announced on Tuesday the launch of three new phone applications for the TRUST Programme, which will digitise processes and improve user-friendliness.

Golden Mile Complex tender relaunched at S$800m reserve price

EDMUND Tie & Company (ET&Co) has relaunched a tender for the sale of Golden Mile Complex, with the reserve price unchanged at S$800 million.

Samwoh, JTC to work on construction innovation

CONSTRUCTION and engineering firm Samwoh Corporation has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with JTC Corporation to boost construction innovation in Singapore.

New Zealand rugby world champion returns to Kallang

A RUGBY World Cup winner with New Zealand in 2011, former All Blacks half-back and fly-half Piri Weepu predicts a great spectacle and healthy crowds at the upcoming HSBC Singapore Rugby Sevens.

Income Eco Run set to drastically reduce plastic waste

AHEAD of this year's Income Eco Run on April 28, race owner Income has announced a slew of initiatives set to dramatically reduce the consumption of single-use plastics....

Singtel ramps up e-sports support and community initiatives ahead of SEA Games

WITH e-sports officially a medal event at this year's Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games) in the Philippines, Singtel announced on Wednesday that it will sponsor Singapore's team of cyber athletes who will be competing at the biennial event....

THE FINISH LINE

SPL roars into 24th season, but old habits die hard

Home United. Tampines Rovers. Geylang International. Warriors FC. As Singapore's traditional football powerhouses lace up their boots in preparation for their 24th Singapore Premier League (SPL) campaign, the annual tinge of excitement and anticipation that heralds the beginning of a new...