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Goods vehicle COE premium continues rising

PASSENGER car certificate of entitlement (COE) premiums slipped even as the goods vehicle premium continued its steady ascent.

Hey Siri, transfer money: OCBC introduces voice commands for business transactions

OCBC'S business customers will soon be able to conduct fund transfers and check their account balances, all without lifting a finger.

4 more pre-schools to close after Frobel owner's jailing for contempt of court

SINGAPORE - Four more pre-schools under Friedrich Frobel Holding will be closed with effect from Oct 12. This follows the recent closure of three other pre-schools under the company run by Song...

Shenzhen a good place for Singapore hardware startups: IE Singapore

OPPORTUNITIES abound for Singapore hardware startups in Shenzhen, a metropolis that has in the past few decades incidentally become Guangdong's most innovative city, said April Oh, regional...

Construction sector hardest hit by payment delays

THE construction sector continues to be hard-hit by a double whammy of sluggish demand and delayed payments, which is worsening the cashflow situation of the smaller players - and little relief is in...

Govt making it easier for SMEs to adopt data analytics and AI: Yaacob

THE government is addressing barriers to get local companies to adopt technologies such as data analytics and artificial intelligence (AI), said Minister for Communications and Information Yaacob...

Singapore SMEs among gloomiest in world: Poll

Singapore's small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are some of the gloomiest in the world, according to a new poll.

Rats spotted at Alexandra Village Food Centre, pest control measures implemented

SINGAPORE - Pest control measures were implemented at Alexandra Village Food Centre in Bukit Merah after rats were spotted there, a National Environment Agency (NEA) spokesman told The Straits...

800 Super Holdings proposes to acquire Iwash Laundry (Senoko)

WASTE management company 800 Super Holdings is going into the laundry business.

BCA to give advance notice on building projects that need high level of prefabrication

SINGAPORE - From Tuesday (Oct 3), the Building and Construction Authority (BCA) will give advance notice about upcoming projects requiring higher levels of prefabrication.

 

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