Singapore companies at the Africa Singapore Business Forum say this includes the potential to export the Singapore brand of business to the continent.
OCBC and related parties own around 34 per cent of UEL, whose businesses include construction, engineering and property services.
The property is Mapletree’s first acquisition of a serviced apartment asset in the United States, following its partnership in April this year with Oakwood Worldwide.
All sectors registered better sales in the second quarter, except for Business Services excluding Real Estate, Rental and Leasing, according to Department of Statistics figures.
Singapore companies operating in Burkino Faso and Ivory Coast will enjoy treaty protection on top of protection under their domestic laws.
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.
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.
The industrial site was launched for public tender on Jun 24. URA says a decision on the award of the tender will be made at a later date.
The Manulife Investor Sentiment Index (MISI) rose four points to 15 in Q2. It is the index's highest level since the survey was launched in the first quarter of 2013.
Engineering was the top starting-pay sector for both degree- and diploma- holders, according to a survey released by global management consulting firm Hay Group.