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Residential property rents, volumes up in September amid 'landlord's market'

RENTAL prices for both condominium and Housing and Development Board's (HDB) properties grew by more than 3 per cent each over the month of September, while volumes rose in tandem.


Public transport fares to rise by 2.9%; increase to be capped at 5 cents per journey: MOT

PUBLIC transport fares will rise by 2.9 per cent from Dec 26, the Ministry of Transport (MOT) announced on Wednesday (Oct 12). 


SIA Engineering extends maintenance agreement with Hawaiian Airlines; inks new deal with MYAirline

MAINBOARD-LISTED SIA Engineering Co (SIAEC) announced in a bourse filing early Wednesday (Oct 12) the extension of its partnership with Hawaiian Airlines to provide airframe maintenance services for the airline's A330-200 aircraft.


ECs fetching strong profits on resale as price gap with new units narrows: OrangeTee

EXECUTIVE condominiums (ECs) are fast becoming an attractive option for Housing Development Board's (HDB) upgraders, with nearly 300 ECs yielding S$500,000 in resale profit as at Aug 29.


TikTok dives into South-east Asia with e-commerce push

BYTEDANCE'S TikTok is cranking up its e-commerce foray into South-east Asia as the Chinese tech giant pushes to commercialise the popular short video app to create a new revenue stream.


The STI today

Singapore stocks fall for fifth day amid mixed regional trading; STI down 0.7%

SINGAPORE stocks sank for the fifth straight day on Wednesday (Oct 12), amid mixed trading in regional markets, ahead of key inflation data from the US later this week.

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