Taking the F&B route and sticking with it

ASK Tan Hock Soon what the toughest part about being his own boss is in the food and beverage (F&B) industry, and he will tell you that his job is not glamorous at all.
EMERGING ENTERPRISE

Cardboard connector inspired by disaster

AN earthquake in 2015 changed Adrian Chua's life...

50 schools to keep a grand piano each from Sing50 fund

FIFTY schools will get to keep 50 grand pianos that were previously on long-term loan from the Sing50 fund.

Annica Holdings incorporates new unit in Brunei

CATALIST-LISTED Annica Holdings has incorporated a new unit in Brunei through its wholly-owned subsidiary PJ Services (PJS).

Nam Cheong gets nod for further extension to announce Q1, Q2 2018 results

SHIPBUILDER Nam Cheong has received approval from the Singapore Exchange for more time to announce its Q1 2018 and Q2 2018 results.

TT International Indonesian unit under suspension of debt payment obligations regime

AN indirect Indonesian subsidiary of TT International has been placed under a suspension of debt payment obligations regime, following a petition submitted by creditor PT Bank Resona Perdana to the Central Jakarta District Court.

Razer Pay launches in Malaysia

RAZER on Wednesday made its debut in Malaysia with the launch of an e-wallet service targeted at the millennial generation.

Razer Pay launches in Malaysia

RAZER on Wednesday made its debut in Malaysia by launching an e-wallet service that is targeting the millennial generation.

AsiaPhos to seek legal help for disputes with Sichuan

CATALIST-LISTED AsiaPhos intends to issue a formal notice of arbitration to the Chinese government after unsuccessful attempts to settle ongoing disputes through negotiations with the Sichuan provincial government.

DLF Holdings eyeing Catalist listing

A SINGAPORE-BASED mechanical and electrical engineering services and solutions provider is eyeing a listing on the Catalist board.

Debao Property Development applies for second extension to hold FY2017 AGM

DEBAO Property Development has submitted an application to the Singapore Exchange for a second extension to hold its annual general meeting (AGM) for the 2017 fiscal year.

Singapore Kitchen Equipment applies to list on Hong Kong Stock Exchange

SINGAPORE Kitchen Equipment on Friday submitted an application to the Hong Kong Stock Exchange for listing on its GEM board.

XMH Holdings expected to report loss for Q4, FY2018 results

MAINBOARD-LISTED XMH Holdings warned Friday that it is expecting to report a loss for the fourth-quarter and full-year ended April 30, 2018 results.

Noble to sell dry bulk carrier for US$23m

COMMODITY trader Noble Group is planning to dispose of a vessel registered in Hong Kong for a consideration of US$23.4 million to Fairmyl Shipping.

DLF Holdings seeking Catalist listing

A SINGAPORE-BASED M&E engineering services and solutions service provider is eyeing a listing on the Catalist board of the Singapore Exchange.

AsiaPhos to seek legal help for disputes with Sichuan provincial government

CATALIST-LISTED AsiaPhos is intending to issue a formal notice of arbitration to the Chinese government after unsuccessful attempts to settle ongoing disputes through negotiations with the Sichuan provincial government.

GIC invests in US-based technology firm Verra Mobility

SINGAPORE'S sovereign wealth fund GIC has invested in Verra Mobility, an Arizona-based firm that will be publicly listed upon a merger with Gores Holdings II, a special purpose acquisition company sponsored by an affiliate of the Gores Group...

Sunpower wins 105 million yuan tender from Chinese stainless steel manufacturer

MAINBOARD-LISTED Sunpower Group is one of three parties which has won a tender worth 105 million yuan (S$22 million) from Shanxi Taigang Stainless Steel, one of the world’s largest stainless steel manufacturers, the company said on Thursday.

LifeBrandz unit not acquiring Ramen Champion

THE proposed acquisition of restaurant operator Ramen Champion between a wholly owned subsidiary of LifeBrandz and majority shareholder Koki Matsuda and Kanezin Japan Singapore has been called off.

Supermarket stocks show defensive performance in 2018

LISTED supermarkets in Singapore have performed comparatively defensively since the end of April, amid regional concerns of a stronger US dollar and US-China tariff tensions, the Singapore Exchange said on Tuesday.

Weiye Holdings to hold EGM on July 24 for proposed delisting

AN extraordinary general meeting (EGM) will be held on July 24 to discuss the terms of the exit offer from the Singapore Exchange, Weiye Holdings said on Wednesday.

Chaswood Resources to serve scheme for new proposed debt restructuring

CATALIST-LISTED Chaswood Resources Holdings is to serve the scheme for the new proposed debt restructuring on the scheme lenders, the firm said in an update on its restructuring proceedings that have commenced in Malaysia.

Midas' unit found to have irregularities totalling 755m yuan

A WHOLLY-OWNED subsidiary of troubled railway parts maker Midas Holdings has been found to have irregularities worth about 755 million yuan (S$158 million) in its transactions.

Compact Metal to acquire majority interest in cement plant

COMPACT Metal Industries is intending to buy a 51 per cent stake in a partially completed cement plant in the Republic of Mozambique.

Minimal damage to golf courses in Osaka: Accordia Golf

ACCORDIA Golf Trust's golf courses in the greater Osaka area have suffered minimal damage due to an earthquake that struck on Monday...