Two new research centres set up to develop data privacy-preserving technology

THE National Research Foundation Singapore (NRF) has set up two research centres to design and develop privacy technologies and train skilled manpower, as part of the city-state's Smart Nation push...

Embracing differences

THERE were three things that Yolanda Conyers' father - a ship's cook who started out sweeping the galleys - had hoped for her when she was growing up. One, to get an education. Two, to travel around the world. And three, to embrace the unfamiliar. It is safe to say that Ms Conyers, the...

Two new research centres to develop privacy-preserving tech and train talent

THENational Research Foundation Singapore (NRF) has set up two research centres to carry out cutting-edge research to design and develop privacy-preserving technologies and train skilled manpower, as part of the city-state’s Smart Nation push.

CDL group GM is Redas new president

THE Real Estate Developers' Association of Singapore (Redas) announced its new management committee for the 2019/2020 term, which is to be headed by City Developments Ltd (CDL) group general manager Chia Ngiang Hong as president...

Chaswood Resources receives statutory demand of payment for S$3m

CHASWOOD Resources Holdings announced after trading hours on Thursday that it has received a statutory demand of payment from solicitors representing the interim judicial managers of TAP Venture Fund I (TVF) on Jan 16, seeking payment of S$3 million within 21 days.

GS Holdings forms JV to expand into F&B business

CENTRALISED dishwasher firm GS Holdings announced that it has entered into a joint venture (JV) agreement with individual Zhang Li Ying to expand into the food and beverage (F&B) business.

Redas announces new president, management committee

THE Real Estate Developers' Association of Singapore (Redas) has announced its new management committee for the 2019/2020 term, with City Developments group general manager Chia Ngiang Hong as president...

AGV Group seeks 2-month extension for holding of AGM

AGV Group Limited is seeking an extension of two months for its AGM for FY2018 to be held by Mar 31 instead of Jan 31 as the company's auditors need more time to finalise and issue their audit report...

OUE Lippo Healthcare obtains final arbitration award against individual David Lin

OUE Lippo Healthcare Limited announced after trading hours on Thursday that it has successfully obtained a final arbitration award against individual David Lin Kao Kun in Singapore.

Keppel Capital's fund closes at US$1.1b, exceeds targets

KEPPEL Capital Holdings' private fund management arm Alpha Investment Partners has announced the final closing of the Alpha Asia Macro Trends Fund (AAMTF) III, having raised a total of about US$1.1 billion, including co-investments...

Sino Grandness served letter of demand from shareholder

CHINESE canned vegetable and fruits producer Sino Grandness Food Industry Group said after trading hours on Wednesday that it was served a letter of demand on Jan 8 by Soleado Holdings.

First Reit's Q4 DPU unchanged from a year ago

FIRST Real Estate Investment Trust's (First Reit) fourth-quarter distribution per unit (DPU) stayed flat at 2.15 Singapore cents for the three months ended Dec 31, 2018, unchanged from a year ago. ...

First Reit's Q4 DPU remains flat from a year ago

FIRST Real Estate Investment Trust’s (First Reit) fourth-quarter distribution per unit (DPU) stayed flat at 2.15 Singapore cents for the three months ended Dec 31, 2018, unchanged from a year ago.

Shanghai Turbo appoints new financial controller

SHANGHAI Turbo announced on Wednesday the appointment of Leow Siew Phaik as its new financial controller with effect from Jan 16.

ecoWise unit enters into MOU with ship handler to explore food processing, food recycling

ENVIRONMENTAL solutions firm ecoWise Holdings announced after trading hours on Wednesday that its indirect wholly owned subsidiary ecoWise Technologists and Engineers entered into a non-binding memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Shin Tai Ho & Co to explore opportunities and expand its...

Sino Grandness served letter of demand by shareholder

CHINESE canned vegetable and fruits producer Sino Grandness Food Industry Group said after trading hours on Wednesday that it has been served with a letter of demand on Jan 8 by Soleado Holdings.

PSA Int'l handled 81m TEUs of containers in FY18; up 9.1 per cent

PSA INTERNATIONAL handled 81 million twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs) of containers at its port projects around the world for the year ending Dec 31, 2018, up 9.1 per cent from a year ago.

PSA handles 81m TEUs in FY2018, up 9.1% year on year

PSA International handled 81 million twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs) of containers at its port projects around the world for the year ending Dec 31, 2018, up 9.1 per cent from a year ago.

Sembcorp Marine increases shareholding in Semb-Eco; divests stake in Ecospec Global Technology

SEMBCORP Marine’s subsidiaries Sembcorp Marine Repairs and Upgrades, and Semb-Eco on Tuesday entered into a share swap agreement with Ecospec Global Technology and their shareholders Chee Hwee Hong and Neonlite Investments.

ST Engineering's aerospace arm secures S$450m worth of contracts in Q4 2018

ST Engineering announced after trading hours on Tuesday that its aerospace arm secured new contracts worth S$450 million in the fourth quarter of 2018 for services including maintenance and modification for wide-ranging aircraft parts from the airframe to components.

IPS Securex lands contract worth S$19.1m

IPS Securex Holdings announced on Tuesday that it has received a letter of acceptance (LOA) from an undisclosed government agency in South-east Asia for a contract worth S$19.1 million.

Jason Holdings to appeal court's decision to strike out third-party claims

JASON Holdings announced after trading hours on Tuesday that it will appeal the court’s decision to strike out third-party claims against the company by EQ Insurance.

Sapphire subsidiary bags contract worth 832m yuan in Chengdu

RANKEN Railway Construction Group Co, Sapphire Corporation’s 97.6 per cent-owned subsidiary, was awarded a contract worth 832 million yuan (S$166.6 million) for engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) works in Chengdu, China by Chengdu Derun Jinlong Environmental Management Co.

SME business sentiment slides for third straight quarter

BUSINESS sentiment among Singapore small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) eased again for the third straight quarter, even as they remained marginally optimistic about the outlook for the first six months of 2019.
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Don't burn your bridges at work

IT'S probably not a surprise that January tends to be the time when people hand in their resignation letters - after all, most have collected their bonuses and made plans for a fresh start in the new year. ...