Razer Fintech, Visa to launch virtual prepaid card for youth in January

RAZER Fintech, the financial technology (fintech) arm of gaming peripherals brand Razer, is launching a virtual prepaid card targeted at youth and millennials in Singapore next January.

Ascott launches app for rewards members

CAPITALAND'S wholly-owned lodging business unit The Ascott Limited has launched a mobile app for members of its Ascott Star Rewards (ASR) loyalty programme.

ThaiBev forms JV to produce nutritious food and beverage products

A NEW joint venture (JV) involving Thai Beverage Public Co (ThaiBev) will produce nutritious food and beverage products.

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UG Healthcare soars 7% after Malaysia EPF Board raises stake

SHARES of Malaysian glove manufacturer UG Healthcare Corporation jumped on Monday on active trading, following news that the Employees Provident Fund (EPF) Board of Malaysia had become a substantial shareholder with a direct interest of 5.29 per cent, up from its previous 4.99 per cent stake....

Sunseap to supply Facebook with solar energy for Singapore operations

SINGAPORE-BASED solar energy firm Sunseap Group on Monday said it will supply Facebook with renewable energy to support its Singapore operations, including the tech giant's custom-built data centre here.

Hot stock: UG Healthcare up 9% after Malaysia EPF Board raises stake

SHARES of Malaysian glove manufacturer UG Healthcare Corporation jumped nearly 10 per cent on Monday following news last week that the Employees Provident Fund (EPF) Board of Malaysia had become a substantial shareholder.

StarHub, U Mobile complete 5G cross-border video call trial

STARHUB has completed a multi-party, roaming video conference call over 5G standalone technology with Malaysian mobile service provider U Mobile.

Frasers Property Australia wins build-to-rent project in Queensland

FRASERS Property's Australian division has won a bid to join the Queensland government's build-to-rent (BTR) pilot.

Closing date for Teckwah's privatisation offer extended to Oct 13

THE closing date for Clementine Investments' voluntary conditional cash offer of 65 Singapore cents per share to take Teckwah Industrial Corporation private has been extended to Oct 13, from Sept 30.

SFA awards tender for 9 HDB carpark rooftop sites for urban farming

THE Singapore Food Agency (SFA) has awarded the tender for nine sites on the rooftops of Housing and Development Board (HDB) multi-storey carparks for urban farming, it said in a joint statement with HDB on Wednesday.

OCBC partners SOCASH to offer cash withdrawal at over 1,500 shops

FINTECH startup SOCASH has announced a partnership with OCBC to provide the bank's customers with more cash withdrawal points.

SFA awards tender for nine HDB carpark rooftop sites for urban farming

THE Singapore Food Agency (SFA) has awarded the tender for nine sites at the rooftops of Housing and Development Board (HDB) multi-storey carparks for urban farming, it said in a joint press statement with HDB on Wednesday.

SMRT using Grab technology to streamline taxi operations

SMRT Corporation subsidiary SMRT Road and ride-hailing app Grab on Wednesday announced a technology partnership aimed at streamlining SMRT taxi drivers' operations while on the road. The partnership will see Grab providing its software as a service for use by the transport operator.

UOB launches digital banking platform UOB Infinity for corporate clients

UOB on Wednesday said it has launched digital solution UOB Infinity for its corporate clients. It will roll out UOB Infinity across the region, beginning with Singapore. The platform will let the lender's corporate clients manage their banking needs in a simpler, smarter and more personalised...

Singapore shares open higher on Wednesday; STI up 0.2%

SINGAPORE stocks opened higher on Wednesday, with the benchmark Straits Times Index (STI) gaining 0.2 per cent or 3.91 points to 2,475.52 as at 9.04am.

Closing date for Teckwah's privatisation offer extended to Oct 13

THE closing date for Clementine Investments' voluntary conditional cash offer of 65 Singapore cents per share to take Teckwah Industrial Corporation private has been extended to Oct 13, from Sept 30.

IMDA, mobile network operators to hire, reskill 1,000 professionals for 5G

THE Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) has partnered mobile network operators (MNOs) in Singapore to hire and reskill 1,000 professionals to support the Republic's 5G rollout.

UOA unit proposes to sell Kuala Lumpur office tower at discount to UOA Reit

A SUBSIDIARY of Singapore and Australia-listed property group United Overseas Australia (UOA) is proposing the sale of UOA Corporate Tower in Kuala Lumpur to UOA Real Estate Investment Trust (UOA Reit) for RM700 million (S$230.5 million).

IMDA, mobile network operators to hire, reskill 1,000 professionals in 5G

THE Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) has partnered mobile network operators (MNOs) in Singapore to hire and reskill 1,000 professionals to support the Republic's 5G rollout.

DBS to merge its Lifestyle app into PayLah! app

DBS will integrate its rewards app, DBS Lifestyle, into the DBS PayLah! app over the next few months, the lender said in a statement on Tuesday.

ThaiBev announces new management line up to realise growth objectives

THE executive committee of Thai Beverage Public Co (ThaiBev) has approved the appointment of five senior management staff and two senior vice-presidents to help the company realise its growth objectives, the mainboard-listed beer and liquor maker said in a bourse filing late on Monday.

LTA buys 40 more trains from Bombardier Transportation

SINGAPORE'S Land Transport Authority (LTA) has purchased another 40 trains from Bombardier Transportation for around S$337.8 million as part of the long-term fleet renewal programme for the North-South and East-West Lines (NSEWL).

Olam obtains S$200m Sora-pegged club loan from DBS, ICBC Singapore

AGRI-FOOD giant Olam International has obtained Singapore's first club loan pegged to the Singapore Overnight Rate Average (Sora) from DBS and the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China, Singapore Branch (ICBC Singapore).

Six strata-titled commercial units at Jalan Taman for sale with S$25m guide price

SIX strata-titled commercial units at 1 Jalan Taman are up for sale collectively by expression of interest with a guide price of S$25 million, exclusive marketing agent Tristar Properties said.

Deliveroo to roll out grocery service; offer vouchers, free deliveries

FOOD delivery firm Deliveroo Singapore has launched a "booster" fund to help its restaurants, customers and non-profit partners navigate the coronavirus pandemic, it said in a press statement on Monday.