Stories By Wong Siew Ying
128 Aug 2014 Thu
The Second Minister for Trade and Industry said as the country embarks on its productivity drive, Singaporeans must be prepared to view changes as opportunities, rather than threats.
227 Aug 2014 Wed
ACRA and SMU study shows there is a need for public-listed companies to improve on how they prepare their unaudited financial statements, Senior Minister of State Josephine Teo says.
327 Aug 2014 Wed
This could be due to the fact that local bosses face the challenge of recruiting talent and believe in on-the-job training more than paper qualifications, said the Singapore Human Resources Institute.
426 Aug 2014 Tue
It will provide its master planning expertise for the Solar City project in Zimbabwe, which aims to provide low-cost housing and sustainable energy solutions.
521 Aug 2014 Thu
As global businesses increasingly look to tap growth in Southeast Asia, law firms in Singapore are stepping up their game to meet the growing demand for legal services for cross-border transactions.
620 Aug 2014 Wed
Investment demand has dropped due to measures such as the additional buyer's stamp duty and the total debt servicing ratio framework, and some observers have noticed non-landed homes there being resold at prices below market value.
718 Aug 2014 Mon
Economists also told Channel NewsAsia the unlocking of some funds could further spur consumption.
817 Aug 2014 Sun
The Housing and Development Board will extend the Lease Buyback Scheme to 4-room flats. This will enable more Singaporeans to monetize their assets and derive a steady stream of income for their retirement needs.
914 Aug 2014 Thu
As the Singapore property market remains challenging, CDL says its growth will be focused on new markets and products. It will step up its overseas expansion and it is actively looking into Japan and Australia.
1013 Aug 2014 Wed
Last week, two plots of land for residential development at Fernvale Road saw lukewarm response, and analysts say developers are likely to be more conservative with their bids for residential land sites this year as demand for new homes remains weak.