Stories By Nicole Tan
126 May 2015 Tue
Singapore’s structural transformation and ageing demographics are among the significant challenges it faces in boosting productivity levels, an expert observes.
221 May 2015 Thu
The upcoming extension of multiple-journey visas for Chinese visitors will have spillover benefits for the wider economy, say industry observers.
320 May 2015 Wed
Companies can benefit from reduced production costs with lowered barriers to trade and investment, and will be able to participate in sectors which were previously restricted, says Minister for Trade and Investment Lim Hng Kiang.
419 May 2015 Tue
Despite a growing ecosystem of new digital payment types, industry players say that due to a lack of familiarity and trust, many Singaporeans are still "very much wedded to cash".
518 May 2015 Mon
Ascott currently manages 42 properties in six European countries, offering more than 5,000 serviced apartments and residences, but wants to double the number of units to 10,000 by 2020.
615 May 2015 Fri
Singapore Airlines says it is continuing to grow its international network through its regional partners.
714 May 2015 Thu
Jurong East looks set to be Singapore's next commercial centre - and though it will attract different businesses from the current CBD, property consultants said the two are likely to complement each other, as economic connections grow over time.
812 May 2015 Tue
Industry observers say wealth managers are also looking to provide more than just financial-related services, to keep their clients.
911 May 2015 Mon
The newly-passed Bill strengthens the Monetary Authority of Singapore’s supervisory powers – against money laundering and terrorism financing.
1008 May 2015 Fri
55 companies recently announced plans to consolidate their shares. They want to bring their share price above the minimum of 20 cents required under new rules. But market analysts say these firms should also consider measures to boost business fundamentals.