Posts Tagged ‘Singapore’

Singapore probes Deutsche Bank executive’s 1MDB role

Singapore • Singapore authorities probing the multibillion dollar 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) scandal are looking at the role of an outgoing senior ...

Singapore’s builders seen facing debt troubles amid curbs

HONG KONG • Singapore’s small construction firms are likely to face more difficulties repaying debt as a clampdown on property speculation worsens their ...

Singapore plans new bill to attract more of world’s millions

Singapore • Singapore, one of the world’s easiest places to do business, is making it simpler for investment managers to register funds locally as the ...

Singapore: Cyber security breaches won’t go away

By BLOOMBERG
SINGAPORE • Singapore will continue monitoring risks of cyber security breaches and data hacks as those threats won’t go away, a senior ...

KL-S’pore HSR deferred indefinitely

By RAHIMI YUNUS / Pic By ISMAIL CHE RUS
Malaysia and Singapore have agreed to postpone indefinitely the over RM100 billion high-speed rail (HSR) ...

World’s top activist fund eyes Singapore bank

Singapore • The world’s best- performing activist fund returned 103% in seven months by targeting mainly smaller Asian companies in industries from ...

Singapore home sales soar in July

By BLOOMBERG
SINGAPORE • Private home sales in Singapore soared to the highest in 16 months in July as buyers rushed to snap up properties hours before ...

Singapore’s 2Q GDP growth disappoints as construction slumps

SINGAPORE • Singapore’s economy grew at a slower pace in the second quarter (2Q) than initially projected as construction plunged.
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Singapore curbs may make property a buy, says CapitaLand

Nation’s cooling measures would mean some moderation in the short term, while presenting potential opportunities
By BLOOMBERG ...

Frontken posts higher 2Q profit on semiconductor market demand

By TMR
Frontken Corp Bhd’s net profit for the second quarter ended June 30, 2018, more than doubling to RM12.08 million from RM5.82 million due to the ...

Syrians are coming back

UN estimates that about 800,000 Syrians have explicitly stated that they want to go home right now
Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergey ...
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Record suicides of elderly people in ageing Singapore

The number of elderly people committing suicide in Singapore reached a record high last year, a non-government group said yesterday, urging stronger ...