BANK of Singapore is seeing a surge in interest from clients in discretionary portfolio management (DPM) - with a 40 per cent jump among its Singapore clients seeking out the service between 2016...

BEST World International said the scope of its expanded independent review has been finalised and approved by the Singapore Exchange (SGX RegCo), with the independent review in progress.

AMID manufacturing headwinds, Fong's Engineering and Manufacturing is prepared to spend up to S$15 million to launch a full-fledged smart factory in the next three to five years, in a bid to boost...

THE International Monetary Fund (IMF) has reaffirmed Singapore's financial sector oversight to be "among the best globally", and described the country's economic fundamentals as strong, and its...

WEAKNESSES in IT controls, as well as irregularities in procurement and contract management were among the key financial lapses in several ministries and government agencies, with two...

NEWS ANALYSIS

SINGAPORE telecom operators are divided on the regulator's plans for a 5G network model, though industry analysts largely stuck with the structure put forth by the Infocomm Media Development...

WITH the EU-Singapore free trade agreement (EUSFTA) set to come into force by the end of the year, the European Union (EU) has submitted 138 mostly food and beverage-related geographical...

INDONESIA is drafting new rules to impose value-added tax (VAT) to online products and services provided by offshore companies, as authorities target a bigger slice of revenue from the country's...

THE Singapore Exchange (SGX) is seeking feedback on whether it should introduce volatility controls to the securities trading auction process, to protect investors from extreme price swings.

BT EXCLUSIVE

PICTET Wealth Management (PWM) is pursuing a growth strategy in Asia, where it plans to double its team of bankers over the next few years.