BT EXCLUSIVE: STARTUPS

STARTUP valuations in South-east Asia are beginning to soften as the industry comes to terms with the economic impact of Covid-19, venture capital (VC) investors told The Business Times. But VCs...

HERE'S a peek into the future of customer centres at banks. An online transaction fails to go through, and right there and then, the bank will send the customer a chat message, a text, or an e-...

VIRUS OUTBREAK: BT EXCLUSIVE

AS Singapore's hardy healthcare firms are beset by evaporating medical tourism and waning patient volumes amid border closures and the circuit breaker, most are banking on a diversified portfolio...

VIRUS OUTBREAK

WITH the road to recovery set to be a long one for air travel, airlines may have to dangle attractive fares to entice passengers back to the skies once they start adding capacity back into the...

VIRUS OUTBREAK

EVEN as the gradual easing of circuit breaker measures see delayed reopening for some sectors, government stimulus, ample liquidity and investor willingness to look beyond 2020 could prevent the...

BT EXCLUSIVE

PROPNEX Realty has sold 113 new homes in the first six weeks of the "circuit breaker", accounting for an impressive 74.3 per cent market share of top-selling projects as buyers get comfortable...

HOCK LOCK SIEW

A READER of The Business Times recently wrote to say he was surprised by an article in which Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) chief executive Tan Kiat How was quoted as saying that...

VIRUS OUTBREAK

REFINERIES in Singapore have started to cut output and bring forward maintenance shutdowns amid plunging demand as the world remains mired in the Covid-19 pandemic and volatility grips the oil...

BT EXCLUSIVE

WHILE the pandemic has cast a pall on the employment market, the demand for tech professionals is stronger than ever, as companies look to accelerate their digitalisation efforts amid the slowdown...

BT EXCLUSIVE

EVEN as Covid-19 inflicts pain on economies around the world, Standard Chartered continues to view Indonesia as a "strategically important", "high-potential" growth market.