Singapore stocks: STI resumes Thursday afternoon at 3,271.72, up 1%

SINGAPORE stocks resumed trading Thursday afternoon on higher ground, with the Straits Times Index moving up one per cent or 31.22 points on the day to 3,271.72 as at 1.02pm.

Co-living startup Hmlet moves into Hong Kong with acquisition of we r urban

SINGAPORE-based co-living startup Hmlet has acquired we r urban, marking its expansion into the Hong Kong market.

Singapore shares open higher on Thursday; STI up 0.4% to 3,252.57

SINGAPORE stocks opened 0.4 per cent higher on Thursday on the back of a strong earnings season in the US, with the Straits Times Index advancing 12.07 points to 3,252.57 as at 9.05am.

Stocks to watch: Wheelock Properties, Capitaland Commercial Trust, United Overseas Insurance, Keppel T&T

THE following companies saw new developments which may affect trading of their shares on Thursday:

CCT's Q2 DPU slips 1.6% to 2.16 S cents on enlarged unit base

CAPITALAND Commercial Trust (CCT) said distribution per unit declined 1.6 per cent to 2.16 Singapore cents in the second fiscal quarter as an enlarged unit base offset higher income generated from Singapore financial-district properties.
STOCKS

STI ends the week higher as Asian equities rebound

THE double troubles of trade war fears and property cooling measures appeared to abate throughout the week, as the Straits Times Index (STI) added 0.2 per cent, or 7.34 points on Friday to close at 3,260.35.

Singapore shares close 0.2% up on Friday

SINGAPORE shares finished 0.2 per cent higher on Friday, with the Straits Times Index moving up 7.34 points to close at 3,260.35.

Broker's take: RHB upgrades Singapore bank sector to 'overweight' on interest margin outlook

RHB Research reason has upgraded its banking sector call to 'overweight' from 'neutral' on the prospect of higher net interest margins (NIMs) from rising US federal funds rate (FFR) and a firmer Singapore Interbank Offered Rate (Sibor)...

Singapore stocks: STI resumes Friday afternoon at 3,261.22, up 0.3% on day

SINGAPORE stocks edged upwards on Friday afternoon's trading resumption, with the Straits Times Index moving up 8.21 points or 0.3 per cent to 3,261.22 as at 1.02pm...

DBS, SGX launch education programme for budding investors

DBS Bank and the Singapore Exchange (SGX) are launching a financial education programme aimed at budding retail investors.

DBS, SGX launch financial education programme for budding investors

DBS Bank and the Singapore Exchange (SGX) are launching a financial education programme aimed at budding retail investors.

Singapore shares open flat on Thursday; STI down 0.2% to 3,242.14

SINGAPORE stocks opened 0.2 per cent lower on Thursday, with the Straits Times Index retreating 6.94 points to 3,242.14 as at 9.05 am.

Singapore stock pullback offers buys, but no clarity on H2 outlook

THE storm of uncertainties, ranging from US-China trade tariffs to the recent tumbles in the local equity market, have made it more difficult to predict the outlook for local equities, but analysts are mixed on what the second half could bring.

CDL roped in as cornerstone investor of property service provider E-House's HK IPO

CITY Developments Limited (CDL) will invest HK$237.81 million (S$41.1 million) in property services provider E-House's initial public offering (IPO) on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, making it a cornerstone investor alongside Alibaba, China state-owned Overseas Chinese Town Holding, and an...

Surbana Jurong bags contract for India's Pimpri Chinchwad Smart City

SURBANA Jurong has been awarded project management and design services for India's Pimpri Chinchwad Smart City in partnership with professional services firm KPMG, the urban consulting firm announced on Tuesday...

Surbana Jurong bags project management, design services for India Pimpri Chinchwad Smart City

SURBANA Jurong has been awarded project management and design services for India's Pimpri Chinchwad Smart City in partnership with professional services firm KPMG, the urban consulting firm announced on Tuesday...

CDL to invest HK$237.81m in property service provider E-House's Hong Kong IPO

CITY Developments Limited (CDL) will invest HK$237.81 million (S$41.1 million) in property services provider E-House's initial public offering (IPO) on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, making it a cornerstone investor alongside Alibaba, China state-owned Overseas Chinese Town Holding, and an...

Singapore shares open higher on Tuesday; STI up 0.9% to 3,258.19

SINGAPORE stocks opened on a brighter note on Tuesday morning along with rallying Asia stocks, with the Straits Times Index advancing 0.9 per cent, or 29.37 points, to 3,258.19 as at 9.05am.

Stocks to watch: Rich Capital, RHT Health Trust, OKP, Top Glove, Yanlord

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

Rich Capital's auditor flags going concern uncertainty, qualify opinion

THE independent auditor of Rich Capital Holdings, Foo Kon Tan LLP, has flagged a more challenging assessment of the property company's ability to continue as a going concern and qualified their audit opinion...

Vard IFA reiterates Fincantieri bid 'not fair but reasonable'

VARD'S independent financial adviser CIMB Bank has maintained its recommendation that Fincantieri's buyout offer is "not fair but reasonable" in the shipbuilding company's latest circular released on the Singapore Exchange...

Alliance, Tawana update terms of merger agreement

CATALIST-LISTED Alliance Mineral Assets and Australian-listed Tawana Resources have updated their scheme implementation agreement in relation to their proposed "merger of equals"...

Vard's independent financial adviser maintains 'not fair but reasonable' recommendation on Fincantieri offer

VARD's independent financial adviser CIMB Bank has maintained its recommendation that Fincantieri's buyout is "not fair but reasonable" in the shipbuilding company's latest circular released on the Singapore Exchange...
STOCKS

Property stocks to remain the hot topic in town

TRADERS will have plenty to work on this week as the twin troubles of property cooling measures and trade tariffs continue to keep pressure on equity markets. The benchmark Straits Times Index looked a gloomy sight on Friday last week, ending the day nearly 65 points, or 2 per cent, down to 3,191...
PROPERTY CURBS

Property stocks in deep freeze after cooling measures

PROPERTY stocks and financials took a hammering on Friday as news broke the night before of the government hiking additional buyer's stamp duty (ABSD) and tightening mortgages...