Managers of Reits with overseas assets address investors' concerns at symposium

WHILE real estate investment trusts (Reits) with overseas assets present additional risks, they also provide higher growth opportunities, and managements take several measures to allay investors' concerns, said experts at a panel discussion at the Reits Symposium 2018...

Economic crime reported in Singapore 'at record high'

MORE than a third, or 35 per cent, of Singapore organisations reported suffering fraud in the last two years, a survey has found.

CDL, Distrii join hands in smart building apps

REAL estate developer City Developments (CDL) is making further inroads into proptech, as CDL inked a tech joint venture with Chinese co-working operator Distrii.

CDL, Distrii open Singapore's single largest and tech-driven co-working facility

REAL estate developer City Developments (CDL) and Chinese co-working operator Distrii have joined forces to soft-open Singapore's single largest and tech-driven co-working facility on Thursday...

New 'culinary Oscars' ties up with Singapore

A NEW televised awards show, titled The World Restaurant Awards, has made Singapore its official culinary destination, due to a partnership with the Singapore Tourism Board (STB).

Roxy-Pacific Q1 profit up 19% despite drop in revenue

PROPERTY and hospitality group Roxy-Pacific Holdings has posted on Monday a 19 per cent increase in first quarter net profit to S$7 million from S$5.9 million in the same period a year ago, because of a jump in the share of results of associates.

Roxy-Pacific Q1 net profit rises 19% to S$7 million despite fall in revenue

PROPERTY and hospitality group Roxy-Pacific Holdings has posted on Monday a 19 per cent increase in first quarter net profit to S$7 million from S$5.9 million in the same period a year ago, because of higher share of results of associates.

UMS Holdings Q1 net profit inches up 2% to S$11.4 million

PRECISION engineering firm UMS Holdings has reported a first-quarter net profit of S$11.4 million, a slight increase of 2 per cent from the same period last year.

Ingram Micro ties up with Microsoft to launch cloud platform division

TECHNOLOGY products distributor Ingram Micro has partnered with Microsoft to launch a new, independent software division, dubbed CloudBlue, last Wednesday.

Panel expects more women in board roles

WOMEN will occupy more board roles as digitalisation disrupts the way companies organise themselves, said panelists at a forum held in the Resorts World Sentosa Convention Centre on Tuesday.
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foodpanda ready for 'burn war' as GrabFood enters fray

ONLINE food delivery pioneer foodpanda is prepared to go on an all-out blitz when GrabFood, which replaces Uber Eats, enters the battlefield, especially if ride-hailing giant Grab takes an aggressive approach.

SPH's Orange Valley partners StarHub, ST Engineering for smart nursing home

ORANGE Valley Nursing Homes, a subsidiary of Invest Healthcare, has partnered companies such as StarHub and ST Engineering to test aged-care technologies for its new smart nursing home in Balestier.

Orange Valley Nursing Homes to trial aged-care technology with partners

SINGAPORE'S largest private nursing home operator, Orange Valley Nursing Homes, announced that it has partnered companies such as StarHub and ST Engineering to trial aged-care technology to improve staff productivity and delivery of clinical care services...

Women entrepreneurs can leverage their gender

FEMALE entrepreneurs should not be afraid to use their gender to their advantage, said panelists at the Female Founders Debate Series last week.

Singapore Maritime Week 2018: Record number of graduating seafarers

MORE than 80 seafarers graduated from Certificate of Competency (CoC) (Special Limit) programmes at Singapore Polytechnic on Thursday, making it the largest graduating cohort since the programmes were first introduced in 2011.

Singapore Maritime Week 2018: Singapore shares its collaboration initiatives to promote sustainable shipping

COLLABORATION is key in the journey towards cleaner and greener shipping, as it is a global enterprise, said Senior Minister of State for Transport and Health Lam Pin Min.
Asean Singapore 2018

Building a global brand centered on trust

ACCESSIBLE luxury may sound like an oxymoron to some, given the high costs normally associated with luxury products.

E-commerce firm Anchanto wants to be household name in the region

LIKE many others before him, e-commerce solutions provider Anchanto's chief executive Vaibhav Dabhade mistook the Swiss multinational shoemaker Bata as a local company...
SINGAPORE MARITIME WEEK

MPA inks contract for Tuas Terminal Phase 2

THE Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) is gearing up for further digitalisation and innovation, with the signing of the contract for Phase 2 of the Tuas Terminal.

Building a global brand centered on trust

ACCESSIBLE luxury may sound like an oxymoron to some, given the high costs normally associated with luxury products.

E-commerce firm Anchanto wants to be household name in the region

LIKE many others before him, e-commerce solutions provider Anchanto's chief executive Vaibhav Dabhade mistook the Swiss multinational shoemaker Bata as a local company...

Singapore Maritime Week 2018: Keppel O&M to deliver SE Asia's first LNG powered tug

KEPPEL Corp on Wednesday said its offshore and marine unit is on track to deliver South-east Asia's first dual-fuel liquefied natural gas (LNG) tug. ...

Singapore Maritime Week 2018: MPA signs Tuas Terminal Phase 2 contract agreement, autonomous vessels MOU

THE MARITIME and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) announced the signing of the Tuas Terminal Phase 2 contract at the Singapore Maritime Technology Conference (SMTC) on Wednesday.

Deliveroo serves up online-only eateries and menus

VIRTUAL food brands and menus that only exist on online platforms may become the next step for the food and beverage (F&B) industry.

Deliveroo launches second delivery kitchen in Singapore, new self-collection service

ONLINE delivery food company Deliveroo launched in Singapore on Monday their second Deliveroo Editions, a physical delivery kitchen housing different restaurants.