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YuuZoo announces departure of former CEO as non-exec director

TROUBLED social media company YuuZoo Networks Group Corp has announced the cessation of Mohandas, its former chief executive officer (CEO) who goes by one name only, as a non-executive director...

Surprise export dive sparks fears of revision in GDP outlook

REGIONAL economies were behind the shock double-digit drop in Singapore's March exports, even as economists warned of a worsening drag on full-year economic growth.

Going islandwide is key to tourism sustainability

NORTH, south, east, west - it seems that the Singapore Tourism Board (STB) is certainly spreading its eggs out with prominent large-scale projects across the island.

Chances of a new white knight for Hyflux low, say experts

Experts said that the chances of one are low despite the removal of a loss-making asset from Hyflux's books.

Grab expansion should focus on only ride-hailing related services

Grab's every movement could have a significant impact on the economy due to the oligopolistic market it operates in.

Pro-business clinic formed to help SMEs cut red tape

A one-stop facility dubbed a "regulatory concierge service" has been started to allow firms to understand government rules without having to contact individual agencies.

Hyflux woes worsen as Singapore regulators review disclosures

[SINGAPORE] Singapore authorities said they are reviewing debt-laden water treatment company Hyflux's disclosures to see if the firm has breached any laws.

Singapore exports hit double-digit slump in March; government cites high base effect

SINGAPORE’S export growth returned to the negative zone in March, partly on the previous year’s high base, according to government agency Enterprise Singapore (ESG) on Wednesday.

Circles.Life woos new sign-ups ahead of overseas launches

CIRCLES.LIFE is gunning for more customers on home turf, ahead of planned launches overseas this year.

GrabFood may be secret sauce for tasty margins

GRAB'S rapidly-growing food delivery vertical could present juicier margins than its ride-hailing business, although competitive risks remain, industry watchers told The Business Times.

 

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