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"DEAL or no deal?" has been trending among investors since Keppel Corp's record quarterly loss cast a cloud over Temasek Holdings' bid for the conglomerate.

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THE word "fraud" was never mentioned in PwC's 27-page summary of its probe into Best World's China dealings, but the findings still raise serious concerns.

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PHYSICAL barriers enforced by the novel coronavirus pandemic have choked off some streams of income for telcos, such as mobile roaming.

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IN April, OUE Commercial Reit announced that it had appointed global hotel chain Hilton to manage the iconic Mandarin Orchard Singapore. This will become Hilton's flagship hotel in Singapore and...

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IT IS not every day that an underdog in the Singapore Reit (S-Reit) sector with one of the smallest market capitalisations can vault onto the road to index inclusion with the help of a sister Reit...

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ABOUT seven years ago, the Singapore Exchange (SGX) was not in the foreign exchange (FX) futures space.

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OCBC Bank may be facing the prospects of a digital banking licence in Malaysia, if a deal made by its insurance arm Great Eastern in late June is anything to go by.

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WHEN AGV Group disclosed in a regulatory filing on July 1 that it had been asked to provide assistance for an investigation into an offence and that a director had given a police statement, the...

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WHEN the manager of Ascendas Real Estate Investment Trust (A-Reit) announced the purchase of a property in Australia last week, it provided just about all the information an investor could want....

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IT had seemed like a standard boilerplate event in October last year when Singapore's mainboard-listed Mirach Energy announced a change of external auditors from Ernst & Young to BDO, citing,...

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Egypt calls for suspension of Nile dam talks

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White House seeks deal this week with congressional Democrats on coronavirus bill

[WASHINGTON] White House negotiators on Tuesday vowed to work "around the clock" with congressional Democrats to try...

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French hotel group to cut 1,000 jobs

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