Stories By Wong Siew Ying
121 Nov 2014 Fri
The Singapore Exchange will introduce the SGX Platts PX CFR China Swaps and Futures on Dec 2 and a series of Polyolefin contracts on Jan 19 in 2015.
219 Nov 2014 Wed
The 'heartbeat' of the Orchard shopping district has shifted to the Bideford Road area in recent years. But Shaw Centre's S$80 million revamp may just be the start of a retail renaissance for the Scotts Road area.
315 Nov 2014 Sat
Retailers are hoping for some cheer amid a challenging business environment this year, with rising costs and slower sales.
412 Nov 2014 Wed
The infrastructure and consumer sectors in the Philippines have particularly attractive opportunities for Singapore companies, said trade agency International Enterprise Singapore.
511 Nov 2014 Tue
Labour productivity in Singapore needs to grow at an annual compound rate of 5.8 per cent by 2030, compared to 2.2 per cent in the last decade, according to a report by McKinsey Global Institute.
610 Nov 2014 Mon
Analysts said oil prices could continue trading sideways in the coming weeks, generating savings for the general public.
708 Nov 2014 Sat
Emeritus Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong said an aspirational economy is one that assures Singaporeans of basic needs and material comforts, while at the same time, generates growth and opportunities to enable them to pursue higher aspirations.
805 Nov 2014 Wed
The upcoming Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank was initiated by China, and has the backing of 20 other economies. Experts believe other countries will eventually join as well.
930 Oct 2014 Thu
Direct trading between the Chinese renminbi and Singapore dollar got off to a positive start, with about S$700 million worth of trade done across the board on Oct 28. Some Singapore companies said they expect to derive benefits from direct currency trading.
1028 Oct 2014 Tue
Fifteen projects, ranging from urban solutions to education services, were signed into agreement on Tuesday (Oct 28) at the 8th Singapore-Liaoning Economic and Trade Council meeting.