Singapore factory output beats expectations; grows 8.9% in Feb

SINGAPORE'S factory output continued to put up a laudable performance in February, dispelling economists' concerns about the Chinese New Year effect and gloomy export numbers earlier in the month...

Singapore's February factory output beats expectations despite CNY effect

SINGAPORE'S factory output continued its winning streak in February, beating expectations from economists despite concerns about the Chinese New Year (CNY) effect...

Emas Offshore sinks further into the red for H2 2017, FY2017

THE Oslo Stock Exchange had notified Emas Offshore that it had resolved to uphold its resolution for the delisting of the company.
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Stuck in a loveless relationship with your job

THERE comes a time in your relationship when the spark fizzles out and you are left nitpicking at details that never bothered you before. What used to fulfil you has become a daily chore and you start seeing better options elsewhere. You wonder: Should I move on?

Rowsley shareholders vote in favour of healthcare acquisition; to be renamed Thomson Medical Group Limited

ROWSLEY announced on Friday that its shareholders have voted in favour of of the proposed healthcare acquisition from "remisier king" Peter Lim, the controlling shareholder of Rowsley...

Roxy Pacific announces changes in management team

ROXY-PACIFIC Holdings announced after trading hours on Friday a slew of changes in roles and designations of its management team to "meet ongoing changes and demands in the property industry"...

BreadTalk to partner PT Pura Indah Berkat to expand Toast Box chain in Indonesia

BREADTALK Group's wholly-owned subsidiary, BreadTalk International, entered into a joint venture (JV) agreement with PT Pura Indah Berkat (PIB) to operate the Toast Box chain of outlets in Indonesia...

EC World Reit appoints Goh Toh Sim as CEO

EC World Reit announced the appointment of current acting CEO and executive director of EC World Asset Management, Goh Toh Sim, as CEO and executive director.

F&N bumps up shares in Vietnam's Vinamilk

FRASER and Neave (F&N) may acquire up to 14.5 million additional shares in Vietnam's Vinamilk, representing approximately one per cent of the issued share capital of Vinamilk...

Gaylin Holdings warns of net loss for FY2018

GAYLIN Holdings announced after trading hours on Friday that it is expecting a net loss for FY 2018, based on the preliminary review of its draft unaudited financial results for Q4 and the full year.

Hiap Seng Engineering secures two contracts worth S$53m

HIAP Seng Engineering, a specialist integrated engineering group for the oil-and-gas, petrochemical and pharmaceutical industries, announced on Friday that it has secured two contracts worth approximately S$53 million in Singapore.

Noble Group provides reason for founder Richard Elman's resignation

NOBLE Group said late on Friday that the reason for founder Richard Elman's resignation as non-executive director was due to his "amicable differences of opinion with the board and the ad hoc group of creditors"...

Emas Offshore's net loss deepens for 2H 2017

The Oslo Stock Exchange had notified Emas Offshore that it had resolved to uphold its resolution for the delisting of the company.

Yuuzoo claims tight time frame by SGX was mission 'impossible'

YUUZOO Corporation, whose shares were suspended on Monday by the Singapore Exchange (SGX) for missing a disclosure deadline, said on Thursday that it had been given an "impossible" time frame to put together material required by auditors RT LLP...

Raffles Education to issue rights issue of up to 318.6m new shares for S$0.14 each

RAFFLES Education Corporation announced after trading hours on Thursday that it is proposing to undertake a renounceable non-underwritten rights issue of up to 318.6 million new ordinary shares in the company at an issue price of S$0.140 each in order to raise gross proceeds of up to approximately...

Patrick Chew resigns as Midas Holdings CEO due to health issues and litigation matters

PATRICK Chew Hwa Kwang has resigned as the executive director and CEO of Midas Holdings, as well as the director of its subsidiaries and associated companies, effective on March 22.

Sumatec to settle suit with Hoe Leong Corporation for RM27m

HEAVY equipment maker Hoe Leong Corporation announced after trading hours on Thursday that the company and its 80 per cent owned subsidiary, Ebony, have agreed to settle a law suit with Sumatec Resources Berhad and its former managing director Chan Yok Peng.

Midas Holdings obtains court documents on legal cases

MIDAS Holdings announced after trading hours on Thursday that its legal counsel in the People's Republic of China had obtained court documents regarding three legal cases associated with the group...

ABB to set up global digital solutions centre in Singapore

ABB is setting up a new global digital solutions centre in Singapore to drive innovation, merging cloud, information and operational technologies, with the aim of helping customers harness digitalisation to improve energy efficiency and increase operational agility across industries.

YuuZoo cites 'impossible' timeframe for auditors to make call

YUUZOO Corporation Limited, which saw a suspension in its shares by the Singapore Exchange (SGX) on Monday, clarified on Thursday that it was due to an "impossible" timeframe given for it to put together material required by auditors RT LLP...

Ezion warns of US$1b net loss on huge impairment

BELEAGUERED offshore and marine group Ezion Holdings issued a profit guidance late on Wednesday for the group's financial performance for the fourth quarter and full year ended Dec 31, 2017...

MINDS opens first intellectual disability clinic in Singapore

THE Movement for the Intellectually Disabled of Singapore (MINDS) celebrated World Down Syndrome Day on Wednesday with the opening of its first clinic in Singapore dedicated to persons with intellectual disabilities.

One Raffles Place Shopping Mall gets facelift

OUE Commercial Reit announced on Wednesday that its portfolio property, One Raffles Place Shopping Mall, will undergo asset enhancement initiatives in mid-2018 as part of efforts to revitalise the mall with a "more diverse and dynamic tenant mix"...

Ezion Holdings warns of net loss of US$1b for Q4 2017 and FY2017

EZION Holdings issued a profit guidance late on Wednesday for the group's financial performance for the fourth quarter and full year ended Dec 31, 2017...

Asiatravel.com Holdings requests for extension to hold AGM; enters into conditional share and warrant placement agreements

ASIATRAVEL.COM Holdings has applied to the Singapore Exchange (SGX) and the Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority (Acra) for an extension of time to hold its Annual General Meeting (AGM) for the financial period ended Dec 31, 2017.