The three serviced residences and four rental housing properties is expected to increase Ascott Residence Trust's distribution income for the financial year of 2014 by S$3.9 million, it says.
Industry observers attribute the drop to global macroeconomic uncertainty, but say activity should pick up later this year amid growing opportunities in the region.
The Singapore Exchange added it will also contribute S$1 million to investor education, following a review on the power outage that occurred in November last year.
Women in Singapore hold only 9 per cent of board seats, lower than the global percentage of 12 per cent, according to a Deloitte Global report.
TODAY reports: The three-month internship allows law students to receive one-on-one training by pairing each intern with a senior in-house counsel at Citi.
The investment will be done through ST Telemedia's subsidiary STT GDC, which will make a "significant investment" in VIRTUS by taking a 49 per cent stake via a joint venture with Brockton Capital, the existing owner of VIRTUS.
The S$1.5 million grant will be used to support CapBridge, a fund-raising platform for early-stage small- and medium-size enterprises, over three years.
The subsidiary, TFK Corporation, will offer inflight catering services for the American airline at Narita and Haneda airports in Tokyo from October.
The 10-year notes issue, worth US$500 million, was 2.5 times oversubscribed by investors, says Singtel.
The Atlantic Council, an international think-tank, has released a white paper outlining the path for greater Renminbi (RMB) acceptance, highlighting the role of RMB hubs such as Singapore.