Nassim Road GCB once occupied by Saudi Arabia embassy on sale for some S$175m

A TWO-STOREY conservation good class bungalow (GCB) located at 40 Nassim Road is up for sale via public tender with an indicative price in the region of S$175 million.

Singapore property buyers increasingly taking 'wait-and-see' approach: poll

SINGAPOREANS are increasingly adopting a "wait-and-see" approach when it comes to buying properties, according to findings from a PropertyGuru survey released on Wednesday.

Fintech soCash, JCB to offer cardless currency exchange service for tourists

FINTECH startup soCash said on Wednesday that it is entering the foreign exchange (FX) market through a global partnership with Japanese card issuer JCB Co.

Singapore shares rise at Wednesday's open; STI up 0.44% to 3,129.78

SINGAPORE stocks opened higher on Wednesday, with the Straits Times Index heading up 0.44 per cent or 13.61 points to 3,129.78 as at 9.02am, buoyed by strong corporate earnings on Wall Street and news of a deal which will avoid Britain falling out of the European Union.

Keppel Capital unit, Allianz to buy stake in Beijing office complex for S$1.3b

KEPPEL Capital unit Alpha Investment Partners is jointly acquiring an 85 per cent interest in a Grade A office complex in Beijing with Allianz Real Estate for S$1.3 billion.

CBRE confirms hire of JLL's Greg Hyland to capital markets team

CBRE on Tuesday confirmed the appointment of Greg Hyland as managing director, capital markets (Asia-Pacific). He will work with existing capital markets teams in the region while based in Singapore.

Rex International, Wilton Resources call for trading halts

OIL services player Rex International and gold miner Wilton Resources on Tuesday called for trading halts pending the release of separate announcements.

CBRE confirms hire of JLL's Greg Hyland to capital markets team

CBRE on Tuesday confirmed the appointment of Greg Hyland as managing director, capital markets, Asia-Pacific, who will work with existing capital markets teams in the region while based in Singapore.

Stocks to watch: OUE, Manulife US Reit, Tuan Sing, KIT, Chip Eng Seng, GSH Corp

THE following companies saw new developments that may affect trading of their shares on Tuesday:

Singapore's Q3 property investment sales surge to S$16.7b: report

REAL estate investment sales in the third quarter more than doubled to S$16.74 billion from S$6.7 billion in the previous quarter, on the back of a commercial sector surge from big ticket office transactions.

Holland Village car park up for sale with indicative price around S$32m

A FREEHOLD car park at Holland Road Shopping Centre is up for sale via expression of interest (EOI) with an indicative price in the range of S$32 million.

Singapore's Q3 property investment sales surge to S$16.7b: Cushman & Wakefield

REAL estate investment sales in the third quarter more than doubled to S$16.74 billion from S$6.7 billion in the previous quarter, on the back of a commercial sector surge from big ticket office transactions.

Auditor issues disclaimer of opinion on Pacific Star Devt's FY19 financial statements

THE independent auditor of property developer Pacific Star Development has issued a disclaimer of opinion on the firm's use of the going concern assumption for its fiscal 2019 results.

Hmlet ties up with property developer to expand into Japan

SINGAPORE-BASED Hmlet has expanded its presence to Japan through a joint venture partnership with investor Mitsubishi Estate Co (MEC).

STI resumes Monday afternoon at 3,115.11, down 0.34% on day

SINGAPORE stocks remained weaker on Monday afternoon amid a mixed performance by other Asian markets on reports the Trump administration was eyeing ways to limit US investors’ exposure to Chinese assets.

SIIC eyes waste-to-energy business in Shanghai

MAINBOARD-LISTED SIIC Environment Holdings on Monday said it has formed a joint venture (JV) company with Baowu Environment with 1.1 billion yuan (S$198.9 million) in registered capital.

SGX-backed CIC inks US$8.5m clean coal deal with Indonesian supplier

THE Commodities Intelligence Centre (CIC) has struck a US$8.5 million offtake agreement on behalf of its users with Indonesian coal supplier PT Anggun Makmur Energy (PT AME) to supply steam coal to power plants in Vietnam.

SGX JV CIC inks US$8.5m clean coal mining deal with Indonesian supplier

THE Commodities Intelligence Centre (CIC) has struck a US$8.5 million offtake agreement on behalf of its users with Indonesian coal supplier PT Anggun Makmur Energy (PT AME) to supply steam coal to power plants in Vietnam.

Singapore stocks: STI resumes Friday afternoon at 3,115.84, down 0.3% on day

SINGAPORE stocks moved lower on Friday afternoon, with the Straits Times Index declining 0.32 per cent or 9.97 points to 3,115.84 as at 1.02pm, tracking losses in other Asian markets. 

AusGroup unit secures 5-year contract with mining company

AUSGROUP on Friday said its subsidiary MAS Australasia has clinched a five-year contract from mining company Newmont Goldcorp Services.

Stocks to watch: Mapletree Commercial Trust, Keppel Corp, Ascott, DLF, Trek 2000

THE following companies saw new developments that may affect trading of their shares on Friday:

Sembcorp to bring smart energy solutions to Vietnam in tripartite pact

A SEMBCORP Industries unit has entered into a tripartite partnership with Vietnam state-owned property developer Becamex IDC Corporation (Becamex) and Vietnam Singapore Industrial Park JV Co (VSIP) to bring smart energy solutions to Vietnam.

Sembcorp to bring smart energy solutions to Vietnam in tripartite pact

A SEMBCORP Industries unit has entered into a tripartite partnership with Vietnam state-owned property developer Becamex IDC Corporation (Becamex) and Vietnam Singapore Industrial Park JV Co (VSIP) to bring smart energy solutions to Vietnam.

Singapore facing 'acute' shortage of fintech talent: poll

SINGAPORE is facing an acute talent shortage in the financial technology (fintech) sector, according to a big majority of companies surveyed by recruiting firm Michael Page.

JTC launches Tuas Bay Drive site for application

JTC on Tuesday made available a land parcel at Tuas Bay Drive for application, the fifth of six reserve list sites under the second half of the 2019 Industrial Government Land Sales (IGLS) programme.