THE QUEST for income has been intense since the 2008 global financial crisis when interest rates dropped to historical lows, and the subsequent chase for income assets drastically reduced yields.

May 23, 2020 05:50 AM

Venturing back into the office

ANTICIPATION is running high for June 1, when Singapore's circuit breaker is set to lift. Earlier this week, the...

May 16, 2020 05:50 AM

Ikea's shopping mall arm plans US entry in major play

IKEA'S shopping malls business, one of the world's biggest, is looking to enter the US in the next couple of years...

May 16, 2020 05:50 AM

Reits (May 16-17, 2020)

Highest-yielding real estate investment trusts

May 16, 2020 05:50 AM

China property investment rebounds in April as economy reopens

REAL-ESTATE investment in China quickened in April while property sales fell at a much slower pace, Reuters...

May 9, 2020 05:50 AM

SCAL to raise S$1m to help smaller construction firms cope with Covid-19

THE Singapore Contractors Association Ltd (SCAL) has set up a Covid-19 assistance fund worth S$1 million to help its...

May 9, 2020 05:50 AM

Reits (May 09-10, 2020)

Highest-yielding real estate investment trusts

May 9, 2020 05:50 AM

HDB resale flat volume falls 78% in April; only 423 units changed hands

HOUSING and Development Board (HDB) resale flat volumes plummeted by 78.3 per cent in April from March to levels...

May 2, 2020 05:50 AM

China to launch property investment trusts to spur infrastructure development

CHINA has announced plans to create a public market for real estate investment trusts (Reits), aiming to channel...

BREAKING

May 25, 2020 07:06 PM

Vietnam plans 15.84t dong tax cut for small businesses

[HANOI] Vietnam is planning a 15.84 trillion dong (S$968.9 million) cut in corporate income tax for small-sized...

May 25, 2020 07:04 PM

Singapore's APL England loses cargo in heavy Australian seas

[SYDNEY] A Singapore-flagged cargo ship lost at least 40 containers in deep waters off the coast of Sydney when they...

May 25, 2020 07:01 PM

Volkswagen loses landmark German case as diesel owners stand to receive damages

[KARLSRUHE] A German federal court judge ruled that Volkswagen has to pay compensation to motorists who purchased...

May 25, 2020 06:58 PM

S Korean cafe hires robot barista to help with social distancing

[DAEJEON] The new robot barista at the cafe in Daejeon, South Korea, is courteous and swift as it seamlessly makes...

May 25, 2020 06:56 PM

Eurozone bond yields steady; focus remains on recovery fund

[LONDON] Eurozone bond yields were steady on Monday, as the market overlooked a paper from Austria, Sweden, Denmark...

May 25, 2020 06:53 PM

Renault must join French-German battery project: minister

[PARIS] Renault will have to join a French-German project developing batteries in order to receive a five billion...


REAL ESTATE

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...


TRUSTED ADVISER

TRUSTED ADVISER
Apr 7, 2020

Up close & personal

Norman Villamin of UBP gives his take on the current situation and talks about the steps taken to preserve clients' assets in these trying times

ASSET MANAGER

ASSET MANAGER
Apr 7, 2020

A change that is more than skin deep

Sustainability is the current buzzword, but how do investors know if the firms are really committed to make a difference?

May 8, 2020

Familiar Favourites

WITH ITS ELEGANTLY understated design and minimalist aesthetic, it’s easy to see why the...

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THE QUEST for income has been intense since the 2008 global financial crisis when interest rates dropped to historical lows, and the subsequent chase for income assets drastically reduced yields.

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