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TOTAL employment, excluding foreign domestic workers, grew by a revised 21,700 between July and September this year - over three times the 6,200 jobs growth between April and June this year and the 16,700 in the same period last year, the final labour figures for the third quarter showed.
STORES in Singapore rang up S$3.6 billion in sales, down by 4.3 per cent year on year and about 6.1 per cent of these transactions were over the Web.
THE platform will now offer instant digital comparisons of insurance products across travel, home and maid categories and its new broking team would also be able to advise consumers on insurance products.
THIS will be used for The Peninsula Yangon Hotel project, and capital expenditure for development in StarCity while another US$27.6 million will go towards the refinancing of its existing indebtedness.
THE real estate investment trust is buying the entire freehold interest in the shell and core purpose-built data centre from Maena KG, and the deal is expected to be completed in 2020.
The STI today
The blue-chip index advanced 21.77 points or 0.7 per cent to close at 3,194.67.