BT EXCLUSIVE

THE coronavirus pandemic has been a spanner in the works for the international student market here, which had been picking up in recent years.

GE2020

THE Workers' Party (WP) said it has put forth seven proposals to deal with the Covid-19 pandemic, in response to Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong's online Fullerton rally at noon on Monday.

GE2020

OPEN fields awash with props of all shapes and colours, whistles and catcalls amping up the atmosphere, and a captive audience all fired up - these are the stuff of physical rallies, which have...

GE2020: COMMENTARY

INTRODUCED in lieu of physical rallies, the constituency political broadcasts that began airing last Friday on national TV, radio and online - on a daily basis until Wednesday - are proving a...

GE2020

The Elections Department (ELD) has informed political parties and candidates not to engage in shouting or chanting party slogans during campaigning to prevent the spread of Covid-19. ELD said it...

GARAGE: NEWS ANALYSIS

US tech giants have made some recent high-profile investments into South-east Asian startups, the latest being Google's plans to join Indonesian e-commerce player Tokopedia's funding round, which...

INDONESIA'S central bank has agreed to buy 574.59 trillion rupiah (S$55 billion) of low-yielding government bonds this year to help fund the economic recovery programme, Finance Minister Sri...

LOCAL universities will take in Singaporean undergraduates whose overseas study plans were thrown into disarray by Covid-19, the Education Ministry (MOE) said on Monday.

BT EXCLUSIVE

FRESH cross-border partnerships are being knit in the legal circle, but in the same breath, they bring to mind recent unions that have unravelled.

GARAGE

MARKET watchers remain bullish on the prospects of food delivery in Singapore, even as some players reported a fall in orders or stalled growth since Phase 2 of Singapore's reopening kicked in and...

BREAKING NEWS

Jul 7, 2020 11:20 AM

SoftBank-backed startups among those approved for US paycheck loan programme

[OAKLAND] Four technology startups backed by SoftBank Group's US$100 billion Vision Fund were among the small...

Jul 7, 2020 11:20 AM

Asia: Investors take breather after latest stocks surge

[HONG KONG] Asian markets were mixed on Tuesday after their latest rally, with investors awaiting the corporate...

Jul 7, 2020 11:13 AM

No doorman? No problem. Covid-19 changes NYC's real estate rules

[NEW YORK] Doormen have long been a treasured perk in New York City -- apartment building gatekeepers who greet...

Jul 7, 2020 11:09 AM

Kanye West's clothing brand, Hollywood production firms on pandemic loan list

[LOS ANGELES] Ventures backed by big-name entertainers Kanye West and Francis Ford Coppola were among those approved...

Jul 7, 2020 11:08 AM

SoftBank's shares return to dot-com bubble era highs

[TOKYO] Shares of SoftBank Group Corp rose 3 per cent on Tuesday to reach highs last seen during the dot-com bubble...