Stories By Patrick John Lim
105 Mar 2015 Thu
A recent manpower study by IPOS showed there were more than 100,000 full-time employees involved in IP and IP-related activities.
204 Mar 2015 Wed
Analysts say China had to cut interest rates and ease policy to manage its own growth and rebalance the economy.
302 Mar 2015 Mon
Covered bonds, a relatively-new investment instrument in Asia, are debt instruments secured by a cover pool, which is in turn backed by cash flows from mortgages or loans.
425 Feb 2015 Wed
SGX has engaged executive search firm Spencer Stuart to help identify a new CEO. Some industry watchers say they hope a Singaporean will make the cut, preferably someone with capital markets experience.
524 Feb 2015 Tue
Some industry observers say this will give companies time to transform their business models.
618 Feb 2015 Wed
The Health Promotion Board has been working with food and beverage outlets to offer meal options of 500 calories and below.
718 Feb 2015 Wed
Spending on social programmes is expected to be a key part of Budget 2015. However, tax experts say they do not expect taxes to be raised, at least not for the upcoming budget.
816 Feb 2015 Mon
City Developments Limited has announced record profit after tax of S$384.9 million for Q4 2014, and its highest-ever revenue of S$3.8 billion in FY2014.
910 Feb 2015 Tue
The platform will allow users to get their valuables appraised as well as offer online shopping of pre-owned items, MoneyMax Financial Services says.
1005 Feb 2015 Thu
Some industry watchers say that such a link will provide access to a bigger pool of investors. However, there are concerns about the challenges of aligning various interests across the region.