The Myanmar-focused group posted a S$2.6 million net profit for the three months ended Jun 30, up from S$1.44 million a year ago.
Net profit for Singapore’s biggest bank rose to S$1.117 billion for the April to June period, from S$969 million in the same period a year earlier.
Mdm Ho Ching, who is also Executive Director at Temasek, will complete her sabbatical in October.
The Singapore-based online grocery store is also partnering with SPRING Singapore to mentor local SMEs sellers in e-commerce.
"Singapore and Hong Kong must partner to remain relevant" amid new challenges from the global economy, said Minister of State for Trade and Industry Teo Ser Luck.
Manufacturing output in the transport engineering cluster fell the most at 17.5 per cent compared to June last year, according to data from the Economic Development Board.
Overseas exposure is crucial for locals if they want to take on top management positions in companies, says labour chief Chan Chun Sing.
Commercial REIT CapitaLand Commercial Trust's distribution per unit for H1 2015 came in at 4.31 Singapore cents, its manager says.
Prices of office space rose marginally by 0.3 per cent quarter-on-quarter, while prices of retail space fell 0.5 per cent, according to data from the Urban Redevelopment Authority.
Prices of private residential properties fell by 0.9 per cent in the second quarter following a 1 per cent decline in the previous quarter, the Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) says.