Posts Tagged ‘Singapore’

Asia’s Sassoon family of coffee bean fame shifts to venture debt

With venture debt, the dilutions are much smaller and it gives start-ups good discipline says Benjamin, Genesis’ co-founder
SINGAPORE • Singapore’s ...

Malaysia, Singapore agree to suspend RTS Link until Sept 30, say ministers

by ALIFAH ZAINUDDIN / pic by BERNAMA
THE Rapid Transit System (RTS) project linking Johor Baru (JB) and Singapore has been suspended until Sept 30, as ...

UOB targets growth outside Singapore

SINGAPORE • United Overseas Bank Ltd (UOB) plans to increase the portion of revenue it gets from outside its home market of Singapore to about 50% by 2021, ...

Singapore’s ageing public houses get a govt facelift

Amended rules could increase pool of buyers and inject more liquidity into resale market for older flats
By BLOOMBERG SINGAPORE • Singapore’s ageing ...

S’pore passes ‘fake news’ bill

By BLOOMBERG
SINGAPORE • Singapore’s lawmakers passed a bill to combat “fake news” after two days of debate about who gets to define what’s true and ...

Singapore studying whether to allow digital-only banks

By BLOOMBERG
SINGAPORE • Singapore is discussing the possibility of allowing virtual banks to operate in the city-state, the Monetary Authority of ...

Singapore takes step toward offering 5G in 2020

By BLOOMBERG
SINGAPORE • Singapore’s mobile phone carriers are being asked to take a step toward introducing 5G wireless services as early as next ...

DBS says Singapore may allow virtual banks after Hong Kong

The real challenge is if the regulators create an unlevel playing field, according to the largest lender in Singapore
By BLOOMBERG SINGAPORE • ...

Singapore’s Jungle Ventures is said 
to raise RM722.8m

SINGAPORE • Singapore’s Jungle Ventures has raised US$175 million (RM722.75 million) from investors including Temasek Holdings Pte Ltd for the first close ...

Singapore central bank projects softer growth

SINGAPORE • Singapore’s economy will slow in 2019, reflecting a weakening in key trading partners and a further cooling of the electronics sector, the ...

Singapore offers alternatives in water agreement talks

The city-state is reluctant to review the pricing modality, while Malaysia has remained steadfast in its quest for a revision
by P PREM KUMAR & ...

Everise sees exponential growth in M’sia

The rm is aiming to grow its business organically after an aggressive M&A campaign undertaken since its inception in 2016
by MARK RAO / pic by TMR ...