BT EXCLUSIVE

THE Securities Industries Council (SIC), which administers Singapore's takeover code, is looking into the circumstances that saw billionaire couple Celine and Gordon Tang emerge as substantial...

SINGAPORE'S non-oil domestic exports (NODX) fell 8.9 per cent year on year in August, performing better than economists' expectations of a 10.6 per cent fall and breaking a five-month streak of...

EUROPEAN chipmaker STMicroelectronics, which makes nearly half of its products here, doubled its capacity for a key semiconductor product with an expanded wafer fab facility in Ang Mo Kio that...

THE PITCH

FOR three years, Singapore E-Business (SGeBiz) founders Edmund Nathan and Ernie Heng did not draw a salary. They struggled to provide for their families, and in the darkest of days the company had...

MORE private equity investors in Asia are sourcing their own deals and making direct investments, venturing into territory traditionally dominated by the General Partners (GPs) of funds, said...

COMMENTARY

SINGAPORE is among the Asia-Pacific jurisdictions that saw an increase in tax revenues in 2017, says the OECD. As tax increasingly becomes a key factor to consider for business investments,...

FROM a little spark may burst a flame, as the saying goes. For Spark Systems, that is exactly the point.

THE weekend attack on Saudi oil plants that slashed global supply by 5 per cent has brought to the fore security vulnerabilities faced by upstream and downstream oil facilities around the world,...

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...