A FORTNIGHT ago, the free trade agreement between tiny Singapore and the 27-member European Union (EU) quietly passed its first anniversary since the landmark accord - known as the EU-Singapore...

IT'S beginning to look a lot like Christmas, and even if it's not the most wonderful time of the year, this is a good time to look back, reflect on the life-defining 2020 and indulge in a bit of...

BT EXCLUSIVE: SFFXSWITCH 2020

THE Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) is drilling down to the local mix in technology units of financial institutions in Singapore to ensure skills transfer for high-end tech jobs, and has had...

SINGAPORE Business Federation (SBF) chief executive officer (CEO) Ho Meng Kit is retiring after 10 years, to be succeeded by the business chamber's current deputy CEO and former senior civil...

BRITAIN on Wednesday became the first Western country to approve a Covid-19 vaccine for general use as it announced a rollout of Pfizer-BioNTech's drug from next week. The decision was however...

BT EXCLUSIVE

JL FAMILY Office has launched a boutique property investment firm, The Land Managers Holdings, with S$250 million initial capital commitment.

INVESTMENT management firm Barings is laying the groundwork for an office in Singapore to serve as its hub for South-east Asia investment activities.

CHINA'S recent bond defaults by large state-owned enterprises (SOEs) are set to continue as Beijing warned it will crack down on fraud and show more tolerance for letting companies default on...

CREDIT Bureau Asia (CBA) received applications from retail investors for 60.8 times the number of shares available in the public portion of its initial public offering (IPO), it announced on...

MAS FINANCIAL STABILITY REVIEW

FIRMS are at a greater risk of failing to meet their debt obligations as leverage risk continues to worsen on weaker earnings and rising debt.