SINGAPORE ECONOMY

SINGAPORE'S business confidence for the final quarter touched a near two-year low, with manufacturing and wholesale trade braced for a downturn.

THE recent carry trade activities linked to the Hong Kong dollar - an arbitrage via the selling of a lower-yielding currency for a higher-yielding one - has led in part to Singapore being trailed...

MAPLETREE Investments and Mapletree Industrial Trust (MIT) are set to acquire a North America data centre portfolio worth US$1.37 billion (S$1.9 billion) from data centre provider Digital Realty...

CHINA'S industrial output and retail sales growth slowed further last month, adding pressure on the government for more policy easing.

Developers sold an encouraging 1,122 private homes excluding executive condominium (EC) units in August, an 82 per cent jump from a year ago.

ASEAN BUSINESS

INFORMATION technology (IT) firm PCCW Solutions, which began a push into South-east Asia in late 2017, aims to grow the regional business to the size of its North Asian home market - such as Hong...

EACH time a customer makes a purchase based on personalised options offered by a tech-based aggregator service, the heat is cranked up a little more on traditional companies that haven't yet...

CYBERSECURITY firm Ensign Infosecurity has announced plans to increase its headcount by 100 to hit a total staff strength of 600 by next year.

INSURERS in the Integrated Shield scheme (IP) significantly improved their underwriting results in 2018, despite maintaining still-predominantly loss-making health portfolios.

BT EXCLUSIVE

SHI Ka Yee, in her 70s and dubbed the "Ferrari woman" for a series of offences while driving her Ferrari, is understood to be in the early stages of selling her bungalow in Astrid Hill for S$47...