Singapore

New York, Singapore Are the World’s Most Expensive Cities Right Now

NEW YORK and Singapore have emerged as the joint-most expensive cities to live in, according to a new worldwide survey.…

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SAM Engineering & Equipment expects lower equipment sales, says CGS-CIMB Research

SAM Engineering & Equipment (M) Bhd, the Malaysian-listed subsidiary of a Singapore parent servicing the precision and equipment markets, is expecting…

4 days ago

PM Lee invites Malaysia’s new PM Anwar Ibrahim to Singapore

SINGAPORE – Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has invited his newly appointed Malaysian counterpart Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim to…

1 week ago

Singapore sees 2023 growth as low as 0.5% amid global headwinds

SINGAPORE expects economic growth to decelerate sharply next year amid a global slowdown, even as the city-state ruled out a…

2 weeks ago

Singapore posts slower growth in third quarter as risks mount

Singapore’s growth was lower than initially estimated in the third quarter, underscoring the fragility of post-Covid recovery amid increasing global…

2 weeks ago

‘Frozen’ the musical heads to Singapore next year

by AZALEA AZUAR THE Broadway adaptation of The Walt Disney Co’s hit animated film “Frozen”  will be making its way…

3 weeks ago

Singapore’s Sea has smaller-than-expected loss on cost cuts

Sea Ltd.’s quarterly loss swelled less than analysts had estimated, helped by measures to curtail expenses as the Singapore online…

3 weeks ago

HSBC opens new Singapore office with substantial growth plans

HSBC Holdings Plc has big plans to ramp up in Singapore to build up international corporate and wealth banking as…

3 weeks ago

Malaysia, 4 Asean central banks enhance regional payment connectivity

MALAYSIA and four other Asean central banks are paving the way for faster and cheaper cross-border payments. Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM)…

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Singapore Seeks 40 Years in Jail for Stockmarket Manipulator: ST

SINGAPORE prosecutors are seeking a 40-year jail sentence for John Soh Chee Wen (picture) for his role in the financial center’s biggest…

1 month ago

Ant digital bank expands in Singapore with small firm loans

Ant Group Co.’s Singapore digital wholesale bank will start offering loans to small and medium-sized businesses, as the Chinese fintech…

1 month ago

Singapore mulls further crackdown on cryptocurrencies

SINGAPORE proposed to ban retail investors from borrowing to fund cryptocurrency purchases, part of a slew of suggestions to further…

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Motorcycle permits now cost more than motorcycles in Singapore

Higher prices will add to the already-widening inequality among residents, says lecturer  SINGAPORE’S reputation as one of the world’s most…

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