Hyphens Pharma profit down 25.6%, mainly from one-off IPO expenses

SPECIALTY pharmaceutical and consumer healthcare group Hyphens Pharma International posted a profit after tax of S$1.6 million for its second quarter, down 25.6 per cent from a year ago, mainly due to one-off IPO expenses.

Hong Leong Finance's Q2 net profit up 41.7%

HONG Leong Finance posted a net profit of S$29.6 million for its second quarter, up 41.7 per cent from a year ago, on the back of increases in interest income.

Wee Hur Holdings' net profit up 82%

PROPERTY group Wee Hur Holdings posted a net profit of S$6 million for its second quarter, up 82 per cent from a year ago.

Koh Brothers Group's Q2 net profit down 37%

CONSTRUCTION and property player Koh Brothers Group posted a net profit of S$961,000 for its second quarter, down 37 per cent from a year ago, partly due to a one-off compensation income recognised a year ago.

Mewah International's Q2 net profit down 81.4%

AGRI-BUSINESS Mewah International reported a net profit of US$577,000 for its second quarter, down 81.4 per cent from US$3.1 million a year ago largely due to foreign exchange losses.

Boustead Projects' net profit up 73% in Q1 on one-off gain

REAL estate solutions specialist Boustead Projects posted a net profit of S$10 million for its first quarter, up 73 per cent from S$5.8 million a year ago. This was buoyed by a non-recurring other gain from the sale of 25 Changi North Rise.

Singapore's retail takings up in June, buoyed by motor vehicle sales

RETAIL sales in Singapore grew at a faster clip in June, thanks to a lift from motor vehicle sales, according to the latest release by the Department of Statistics.

Frasers Property's Q3 profit up by 8.6%, anchored by recurring income

RECURRING income from investment properties continued to anchor Frasers Property's operating results as it posted a net profit of S$198.1 million for the third quarter, up 8.6 per cent from a year ago...

PSA International now majority shareholder of CrimsonLogic

PSA International has become the majority shareholder of CrimsonLogic through an additional subscription of shares and share purchase from Enterprise Singapore's wholly-owned subsidiary, Enterprise Singapore Holdings...

Healthway Medical swings back into the black in Q2

HEALTHWAY Medical posted a net profit of S$78,000 for its second quarter, reversing from a loss of S$2.62 million a year ago.

Natural Cool posts H1 net loss

NATURAL Cool Holdings posted a net loss of S$324,000 for its half year ended June 30, easing from a S$630,000 loss a year ago.

Frasers Property's Q3 profit ups a notch, anchored by recurring income

FRASERS Property Limited on Wednesday posted an attributable profit of S$198.1 million for the third quarter, up 8.6 per cent from a year ago.

Oxley to sell Tokyo property for 855.2m yen

OXLEY Holdings announced that its wholly owned subsidiary Godo Kaisha Oxley Tokyo is selling its Akasaka property to three individual buyers for an aggregate price of 855.2 million yen (S$10.5 million).

Aspial swings back into the black in Q2

ASPIAL Corporation posted a net profit of S$5.9 million for its second quarter of the year, compared to a loss of S$6.5 million a year ago.

Keppel and Baku Shipyard to terminate agreements

KEPPEL Corporation announced on Wednesday that it has agreed to terminate Management Services Agreement and Technical Services Agreement with joint venture company Baku Shipyard.

Courts Asia warns of net loss in Q1

COURTS Asia warned of net loss for its first quarter ended June 30, due to new consumer protection regulations that impacted the group’s Malaysia business as well as impact from higher impairment levels and the adoption of FRS 109 Financial Instruments (FRS 109) on the Indonesia business.

Fragrance Group's net profit up 20.5% in Q2

FRAGRANCE Group posted a net profit of S$5.38 million for its second quarter, up 20.5 per cent from a year ago.

PSA International is majority shareholder of CrimsonLogic

PSA International has become the majority shareholder of CrimsonLogic through an additional subscription of shares and share purchase from Enterprise Singapore’s wholly-owned subsidiary Enterprise Singapore Holdings.

ComfortDelGro acquires Australian bus operator for A$110m

COMFORTDELGRO Corporation announced on Tuesday that its wholly-owned subsidiary ComfortDelGro Corporation Australia has entered into an agreement to acquire all the issued shares of FCL Holdings for A$110 million (S$111.1 million).
BT EXCLUSIVE

Business prospects dim for second half; small firms to be badly hit

BUSINESS conditions took a turn for the worse in the second quarter, following two straight quarters of rapid growth, according to the latest Business Times-Singapore University of Social Sciences (BT-SUSS) Business Climate Survey.

Centurion Corp's Q2 net profit ticks up by 8%

SPECIALTY housing provider Centurion Corporation announced a net profit of S$9.77 million for the second quarter, up 8 per cent from a year ago.

Best World's net profit falls 23.7% in Q2

BEST World International posted a net profit of S$9.13 million for the second quarter ended June 30, down 23.7 per cent compared to a year ago.

Riverstone Holdings' net profit up 23.9%

MANUFACTURER of specialised cleanroom and healthcare gloves Riverstone Holdings posted a net profit of RM33.6  million (S$11.2 million)  for the second quarter, up 23.9 per cent a year ago.

Yangzijiang's Q2 net profit up 38% to 994.9m yuan

SHIPBUILDER Yangzijiang announced a net profit of 994.9 million yuan (S$198.8 million) for its second quarter, up 38 per cent from a year ago.

APAC Realty's net profit down 9.3% to S$7.69m in Q2

APAC Realty, which operates a real estate brokerage under the ERA brand, announced a net profit of S$7.69 million for the second quarter ended  June 30 2018, down 9.3 per cent from S$8.49 million a year ago.