SINGAPORE-LISTED technology stocks, which have been facing headwinds from a global manufacturing slowdown, staged a rebound during Thursday's early session.
RENEWED US-China trade tensions have seen regional equity markets undergo a correction in May, and this has resulted in the Singapore market having among the cheapest valuations in Asia.
DESPITE lacking local catalysts, the Singapore benchmark index managed to overturn Monday's dip to eke out gains. On Tuesday, the Straits Times Index (STI) closed 10.18 points or 0.3 per cent up...
MARKETS in Asia mostly traded higher on Tuesday due to further optimism about Chinese measures to boost economic growth while waiting for further developments on the US-China trade front.
AN ENCOURAGING U.S. jobs report and hopes that Beijing's fiscal stimulus would support the Chinese economy should have given the market a further lift.
THE benchmark Straits Times Index (STI) may see an extension of last week's rally this week, bolstered by gains on Wall Street on the back of a stronger-than-expected March jobs report, and hopes...
I T WAS a largely positive week for investors in Asia. But one can't help but feel it was a wee bit better for the Singapore market than the rest of Asia.
THE rally witnessed by markets in Asia started to dissipate on Thursday but the Singapore market still managed to close higher despite a lack of catalysts.
THE rally in Asian markets continued to build up on the back of improving prospects of a US-China trade deal even though IMF chief Christine Lagarde warned of slower growth in many economies.
THE positive start to the second quarter in equity markets continued to gain steam for investors in Asia.
WHEN it comes to measures to improve interest in the local stock market, most observers would agree that what is needed are quality instruments and listings that expand the depth and breadth of...