AMID the Covid-19 outbreak, rentals of retail space in Singapore's central region eased 2.3 per cent in the first quarter of 2020 over the previous three months.

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THE recent challenge faced by the Singapore government in getting retail landlords to pass on property tax rebates in full to tenants has begged the question of whether retail space in Singapore...

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HAVE Singapore retail rents finally bottomed? That is a question some people have been asking after the Urban Redevelopment Authority recently released data showing a 2.9 per cent rise in the...

IT SEEMS a tale of two cities between Singapore's office and rental markets, going by the latest data from the Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA).

RENTS of retail space in Singapore's central region rose 2.3 per cent in the fourth quarter of 2019 over the previous three months, following the same rate of increase in the third quarter of 2019...

SMALL- and medium-size enterprises (SMEs) in the wholesale and retail sectors may have been among the most affected by the US-China trade war and slowing global economy, but they still see bright...

OUTLOOK 2020

DESPITE the threat from online shopping, it is not all gloom at Singapore's retail scene with some landlords continuing to invest and upgrade malls.

RETAILERS are ending the year with a bang by pulling out all the stops for possibly the last mega sale of the year. The 12.12 sale on Dec 12 comes on the tail of three successful clearance rounds...

IT'S officially sale season, and while consumers are happy with the deals they scored from the Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales, retailers are even happier with their takings at the till.

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IN AN interview featured in The Business Times last month, CapitaLand Group's president of Singapore and international, Jason Leow, spoke about how the group treats its retail tenants as partners...