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Integrated Shield scheme insurers nursing their results back to health

INSURERS in the Integrated Shield scheme (IP) significantly improved their...

PUBLISHED Sep 16, 2019 05:50 AM
BT EXCLUSIVE

'Ferrari woman' grants option to buy her GCB for S$47m

SHI Ka Yee, in her 70s and dubbed the "Ferrari woman" for a series of offences while...

PUBLISHED Sep 16, 2019 05:50 AM
MIND THE GAP

Higher premiums work, but they're no magic pill

POLICYHOLDERS of Integrated Shield plans (IP), particularly those catering for private...

PUBLISHED Sep 16, 2019 05:50 AM

Certis' manpower plug: more tech and services

SECURITY firm Certis Group is leveraging technology and expanding its services in the...

PUBLISHED Sep 16, 2019 05:50 AM
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F&B players get insights on how to innovate

SMEs in the food and beverage sector keen to learn how to innovate can look forward to...

PUBLISHED Sep 16, 2019 05:50 AM

Taking product packaging from cradle to grave

CUTLERY and packaging labelled as "biodegradable" have wormed their way into the local...

PUBLISHED Sep 16, 2019 05:50 AM
WALL STREET INSIGHT

Hopes for trade war truce, looser monetary policy may be in vain

STOCKS rallied to the brink of new record highs last week amid hopes that the trade...

PUBLISHED Sep 16, 2019 05:50 AM

COMPANIES & MARKETS

TOPLINE

CTBC eyes South-east Asia for overseas growth

CTBC Bank - Taiwan's largest privately-owned lender - is steering its expansion...

PUBLISHED Sep 16, 2019 05:50 AM
CHARTPOINT

Gold sees further room for upward move

SINCE March 2014, gold has been resisting a move above the 1,400 price point, and has...

PUBLISHED Sep 16, 2019 05:50 AM

Q & M Dental embarks on Asian brand-building journey

GROWING up, Raymond Ang's favourite hangout was Singapore General Hospital, the 198-...

PUBLISHED Sep 16, 2019 05:50 AM
STOCKS

All eyes on Fed's Sept rate decision

THE US-China trade relationship has shown credible signs of thawing in the past...

PUBLISHED Sep 16, 2019 05:50 AM

TEE International controlling shareholder gets offers for his shares

MAINBOARD-LISTED engineering group TEE International announced late last Friday that...

PUBLISHED Sep 16, 2019 05:50 AM
INSIDE INSIGHTS

Pace of director activity continues as market extends rebound

FOR the five trading sessions spanning Sept 6 to 12, the Straits Times Index (STI)...

PUBLISHED Sep 16, 2019 05:50 AM

REAL ESTATE

HDB looking at 3D-printing tech in Tengah, Bidadari estates

FOR the first time, 3D-printing could be used to build landscape furniture and...

PUBLISHED Sep 16, 2019 05:50 AM

India's 100b rupee housing fund seen not enough to spur sector

THE Indian government's decision to launch a 100 billion rupee (S$1.9 billion) fund to...

PUBLISHED Sep 16, 2019 05:50 AM

Harlem property investor who could've been rich may lose it all

GISELE Allard should be a multimillionaire by now. Instead she's worried she could end...

PUBLISHED Sep 16, 2019 05:50 AM

BANKING & FINANCE

US banks expect low interest rates to hurt profits

US President Donald Trump's attacks on the US Federal Reserve make financial markets...

PUBLISHED Sep 16, 2019 05:50 AM

Goldman uses JPMorgan's tactics against it in ETF battle

GOLDMAN Sachs Group is throwing everything but the kitchen sink at boosting its share...

PUBLISHED Sep 16, 2019 05:50 AM

CONSUMER

Streaming giants paying top dollar for TV classics

HOW many hundreds of millions of dollars would you pay for reruns of Friends, the...

PUBLISHED Sep 16, 2019 05:50 AM

Health buffs in US go bubbly over low-calorie alcoholic drinks

HEALTH-CONSCIOUS American millennials have found their drink of choice: alcoholic...

PUBLISHED Sep 16, 2019 05:50 AM

TRANSPORT

Blame game revs up over India's car woes

WHEN India's Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman claimed that a preference by...

PUBLISHED Sep 16, 2019 05:50 AM

Virgin Australia poised to buy back Velocity frequent flyer programme

VIRGIN Australia Holdings Ltd is in exclusive talks to buy back the 35 per cent of its...

PUBLISHED Sep 16, 2019 05:50 AM

Gabon's sole train a lifeline for people, economy

THE sky turns from indigo to ebony as the tropical night falls, and the train...

PUBLISHED Sep 16, 2019 05:50 AM

Baltic Exchange Shipping Insights

Overall it was a negative week for the Capesize market, with many routes losing ground...

PUBLISHED Sep 16, 2019 05:50 AM

GOVERNMENT & ECONOMY

Iran dismisses US claim it was behind Saudi oil attacks, says it's ready for war

IRAN dismissed accusations by the United States that it was behind attacks on Saudi...

PUBLISHED Sep 16, 2019 05:50 AM

HK returns to violence with tear gas and Molotov cocktails

HONG Kong riot police fired tear gas and water cannons at hardcore pro-democracy...

PUBLISHED Sep 16, 2019 05:50 AM
ASEAN BUSINESS

Malaysian building materials to cost more by end-2019

BUILDERS, take note: Cement is expected to cost more in Malaysia by year-end, and the...

PUBLISHED Sep 16, 2019 05:50 AM

'Huge' progress being made in Brexit talks, insists Johnson ahead of EC meetings

BRITISH Prime Minister Boris Johnson insisted on Sunday that "huge" progress was being...

PUBLISHED Sep 16, 2019 05:50 AM

WeWork IPO spells rough landing for CEO Neumann

ADAM Neumann showed he can capitalise on troubled times a decade ago, tapping into...

PUBLISHED Sep 16, 2019 05:50 AM

LIFE & CULTURE

TAKING HEART

Growing Singapore's pool of senior volunteers

MORNI SULAIMAN, a former teacher and banker, and Lily Chan, a retired educationist -...

PUBLISHED Sep 16, 2019 05:50 AM

Husband-and-wife duo help Singapore golfers to Causeway Cup draw

THE husband-and-wife pairing of Ken and Natasha Lye played a leading role in Singapore...

PUBLISHED Sep 16, 2019 05:50 AM

Multi-award winning chef feeds masses at street food fest

MAURO Colagreco, the multiple award-winning Italian-Argentinian chef, joined 80 of his...

PUBLISHED Sep 16, 2019 05:50 AM

VIEWS FROM THE TOP

The key to a successful digital future

THIS WEEK'S TOPIC: How do you rate Singapore's prospects in the global race to attract...

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BREAKING NEWS

Sep 16, 2019 04:17 PM

US$11b green-energy initiative takes shape in South Africa

[CAPE TOWN] A plan to establish the world's largest green-energy financing initiative is being threshed out in South...

Sep 16, 2019 04:13 PM

Real-time surveillance will test the British tolerance for cameras

[CARDIFF, Wales] A few hours before a recent Wales-Ireland rugby match, police officers popped out of a white van,...

Sep 16, 2019 04:10 PM

Amazon Web Services creates 500 jobs in Germany

[FRANKFURT] Amazon Web Services said on Monday it was creating 500 jobs in Germany and opening a new office in...

Sep 16, 2019 04:04 PM

Petra Diamonds annual profit misses estimates on tepid diamond market

[BENGALURU] Petra Diamonds reported on Monday a 22 per cent fall in its annual profit, missing estimates, as the...

Sep 16, 2019 03:47 PM

Europe: Stock markets fall at open

[LONDON] European stock markets fell at the start of trading on Monday, but London's losses were capped by strong...

Sep 16, 2019 03:42 PM

South Korea: Stocks rise for 7th straight session

[SEOUL] South Korean shares rose to seven-week peak on Monday as refineries and shipbuilders rallied on oil price...

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