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NTUC First Campus preschools to offset fees following govt move

NTUC First Campus (NFC) announced on Monday that all 167 of its preschools will support the latest government announcement on fee offsets.

Banks across S'pore will close some branches till May 4

BANKS across Singapore have announced plans to close some branches till May 4 in anticipation of lower footfall amid tighter social distancing measures to curb the community spread of Covid-19...

DBS doubles SME digital business loan quantum to S$200,000

DBS Bank has again doubled the quantum of its digital business loan for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to S$200,000, to give firms access to more substantial working capital to weather...

Durablinds boss bounces back from business setback

SHE thought she had found a skilled business partner with experience in the industry, but he turned out to be her worst bet.

Grab halves commissions for drivers, lowers criteria for weekly payout

GRAB is halving its commission rate for private-hire drivers from Monday till May 4, in light of the latest Covid-19 circuit-breaker measures that are expected to drive down demand for rides even...

Maintaining human connections through technology during tough times

IT'S no surprise that the Covid-19 outbreak has completely changed how SMEs in Singapore are operating.

With steep commissions, have food delivery apps failed to disrupt?

THE high merchant fees charged by food delivery platforms are under scrutiny amid the Covid-19 outbreak, in a reckoning that may be overdue. The big question now is if these apps have fallen short...

CapitaLand reopens all China malls, posts rise in residential sales

PROPERTY group CapitaLand has reopened all its malls in China that were previously shut due to the country's coronavirus lockdown.

Another S$5.1b to ease pressure on firms, households, and to save jobs

A SUPPLEMENTARY S$5.1 billion Solidarity Budget was announced by Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat in Parliament on Monday, to support households and businesses through the...

T2 operations, Airport Development Levy suspended

SINGAPORE'S Changi Airport will suspend operations at Terminal 2 (T2) for 18 months amid the deepening coronavirus crisis that has reduced the global travel industry to a standstill, Transport...

 

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