PANDEMIC or not, trading in the most expensive homes in Singapore has continued. But hitting the 2019 volume is unlikely as buyers have become more selective.

Nov 21, 2020 05:50 AM

Australia's Crown readies high-stakes casino tower yet pledges remain outstanding

PLEDGES that Crown Resorts made to win approval for a US$1.6 billion casino tower are far from materialising on the...

Nov 21, 2020 05:50 AM

Mizuho to cut Singapore office space on work-from-home success

MIZUHO Financial Group is set to trim its Singapore office space, as the Japanese bank looks to revamp the workplace...

Nov 14, 2020 05:50 AM

WeWork revenue declines but 'seismic shift' in office use seen helping recovery

WEWORK Companies LLC's revenue declined in the third quarter but its cash burn slowed, a company memo showed on...

Nov 14, 2020 05:50 AM

Hillhouse in talks to take developer Soho China private

PRIVATE equity firm Hillhouse Capital Group is in talks to take property developer Soho China Ltd private, said four...

Nov 7, 2020 05:50 AM

StanChart unveils permanent move to flexible working

STANDARD Chartered plans to offer flexible work options to more than 90 per cent of its 85,000 staff over three...

Nov 7, 2020 05:50 AM

Evergrande service unit to seek approval for US$2b Hong Kong IPO

EVERGRANDE Property Services Group is planning to seek listing approval as soon as next week for its Hong Kong...

Nov 7, 2020 05:50 AM

Rich Filipinos boosting beach home sales near Manila

PRICES of seaside properties near Manila are rising, as rich Filipinos look for second homes away from the...

Oct 24, 2020 05:50 AM

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Nov 24, 2020 07:04 AM

UK's Johnson says 'escape route in sight' from coronavirus

[LONDON] British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday said the "escape route" from the coronavirus was in sight as...

Nov 24, 2020 07:01 AM

US business leaders move on from Trump to Biden

[NEW YORK] US President Donald Trump may still be trying to overturn Joe Biden's election win, but the business...

Nov 24, 2020 06:57 AM

Biden to nominate ex-Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen to Treasury: source

[WASHINGTON] President-elect Joe Biden will nominate former Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen to head the US...

Nov 24, 2020 06:54 AM

French users sue Muslim prayer app over alleged US army links

[PARIS] French users of a Muslim prayer app accused of selling data that ended up with the US army are suing the...

Nov 24, 2020 06:52 AM

Biden pushes new approach to EU in calls to leaders

[BRUSSELS] US President-elect Joe Biden spoke with the heads of the European Union institutions and Nato on Monday...

Nov 24, 2020 06:48 AM

No-deal Brexit would have a more lasting effect on UK than Covid-19: Bank of Engaland's Bailey

[LONDON] Bank of England Governor Andrew Bailey said on Monday a no-deal Brexit would cause longer-term damage to...


Oct 26, 2019

URA's Q3 private home price index posts 1.3% q-o-q rise

THE 1.3 per cent quarter-on-quarter rise in Singapore's overall private home price index in the...

Friday, October 25, 2019 - 08:38

URA private home price index up 1.3% q-o-q in Q3, higher than flash estimate rise of 0.9%

SINGAPORE'S benchmark private residential property price index rose 1.3 per cent in the third...

Wednesday, September 4, 2019 - 05:50

Tech@SG pilot spurs hopes of demand spike for home rentals

SINGAPORE'S plans to expand its pool of foreign tech talent under a new scheme may help to boost...

Tuesday, July 2, 2019 - 05:50

Q2 home prices post surprise rise, but analysts call it an anomaly

APARTMENT and condo prices in Singapore rose by 1.3 per cent in the second quarter of 2019 -...

Friday, May 10, 2019 - 05:50

New CPF rules to expand pool of buyers for older homes

THE changes to CPF rules for purchasing older public and private leasehold homes will likely...


Oct 6, 2020

Blazing a trail for impact

UBP has laid the groundwork to build an impact franchise, convinced that it had to act responsibly as a family-owned bank


Oct 6, 2020

Investing in a Covid-plagued economy

Firms are now pivoting towards the digital economy, which is gaining momentum, and the health sector is benefiting from new and sustainable growth opportunities

Cortina's Sincere plan a timely move to dial into China's market

RUMOURS of its courtship has been swirling for months but like any budding romance, both parties...


PANDEMIC or not, trading in the most expensive homes in Singapore has continued. But hitting the 2019 volume is unlikely as buyers have become more selective.