Daily Debrief: What Happened Today

Published Thu, Apr 1, 2021 · 06:30 PM

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Analysts flag higher odds of cooling measures as Singapore private home prices rise for fourth straight quarter

SINGAPORE private home prices rose 2.9 per cent in Q1 from the previous quarter, according to latest flash estimates from the Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) on Thursday.


SBF unveils MAP initiative to help transform wholesale, retail trade businesses

THE MAP initiative comprises three stages - mindset change, analysis of business potential, and pathway assignments.


IDP will benefit 1,000 food manufacturers: Low Yen Ling

THE new Food Manufacturing Industry Digital Plan lays out a guide for SMEs to adopt digital solutions and technologies based on their stage of business growth and digital maturity.


Foreign worker levies for S Pass, work permit holders to be waived for SHN period

ACCORDING to MOM, the change is to help employers manage the increased costs associated with the government's updated Covid-19 measures.


Troubled SuperPark Singapore to reopen at Suntec under new management

THE new operator of the 40,000-square feet space is DreamUs Edutainment, which was established in 2014 and operates Pororo Park Singapore in Marina Square and Tayo Station in Downtown East.


DBS launches US$625m project financing Indonesia's first high-pressure acid leach smelter

PT HPAL is the first in Indonesia to utilise HPAL technology to manufacture key raw materials for electric battery manufacturing, including nickel-cobalt hydroxide precipitate and nickel sulphate.


China Sports to be delisted after missing final deadline

MAINBOARD-LISTED China Sports International, which is under judicial management, received a notification of delisting from the Singapore Exchange (SGX) on April 1, the judicial managers said in a filing on Thursday.


The STI today

STI gains 0.52%, buoyed by upbeat data, big US spending plan

THE key Straits Times Index advanced 16.34 points or 0.52 per cent to 3,181.68.

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