ONWARDS and upwards. We assume, as we have historically seen, that each generation will be better off - more successful and richer - than the one before. But with rapid asset inflation and a...

PRUDENTIAL LAWSUIT

DEFENCE lawyers on Thursday questioned expert estimates of the future profits Prudential Assurance Co Singapore would forego when 244 of its agents left.

STARTUPS

WAVECELL, a privately held communications platform-as-a-service (CPaaS) provider based in Singapore, has been acquired by New York-listed 8x8 for around US$125 million in cash and stock, marking...

STARTUPS

STARTUPS in Singapore hoping to tap into Vietnam's emerging innovation scene can now get a leg-up with the expansion of the Global Innovation Alliance (GIA) to Ho Chi Minh City. The GIA is a...

AS the global aviation sector continues to take off, innovations that will be developed in Singapore aim to make the industry both more efficient and environmentally sustainable.

VEHICLE buyers will be in for a sizeably smaller supply of certificates of entitlement (COEs) for the August-October quota period, in line with a record number of motorists who have extended the...

CENTRAL BANK MOVES

INDONESIA'S central bank cut its benchmark interest rate for the first time in almost two years and pledged more easing to come as it shifts focus to supporting growth in South-east Asia's biggest...

CENTRAL BANK MOVES

THE Bank of Korea (BOK) unexpectedly cut its benchmark interest rate as it slashed economic growth and inflation forecasts, joining a growing number of central banks acting to shore up their...

ASIA'S "Fort Knox", a private, maximum-security vault in Singapore, is up for sale.

BT EXCLUSIVE

CONSTITUENTS of the FTSE Straits Times Index (STI) are projected to pay out 7.9 per cent more ordinary dividends totalling S$19.2 billion for 2019, thanks largely to bullish forecasts on the...