Stories By Nicole Tan
127 Jan 2016 Wed
Employees covered by the Wage Credit Scheme received a median wage increase of 8 per cent when it was first introduced in 2013, according to latest statistics.
226 Jan 2016 Tue
Manufacturing output fell 7.9 per cent last month, according to data released by the Economic Development Board. For the full year, manufacturing fell by 5.2 per cent, the first annual decline since 2009.
325 Jan 2016 Mon
Three Bills proposing changes to banking, GST and income tax have been introduced in Parliament.
421 Jan 2016 Thu
The Asian Business Law Institute will help industries like pharmaceuticals deal with numerous regulations wherever they operate, as rules usually differ from country to country, making it costly for firms to navigate.
521 Jan 2016 Thu
However, in the survey by SBF and Standard Chartered Bank, SMEs cite limited access to funds as one of the main challenges in regional expansion.
619 Jan 2016 Tue
Banks around Singapore are setting up innovation labs and developing ideas to make banking services more accessible to everyone as they prepare for the future.
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As for their top concerns, firms said they were most worried about business and hiring costs, as well as finding skilled labour, according to a survey of 550 companies.
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"Developing our corporate capability and skills of our people are mutually reinforcing strands of value-creation, and these two endeavours go hand-in-hand," says Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat.
913 Jan 2016 Wed
The additional concession will be on top of the existing port dues concessions. These are expected to amount to more than S$17 million in annual savings for container liners.
1012 Jan 2016 Tue
At an industry conference attended by about 400 business leaders and professionals, SBF Chairman S S Teo called on the business community to provide further inputs and views for its Position Paper.