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Manufacturing, services firms gloomier about next six months

MANUFACTURING and services firms have become more downbeat about business prospects in the next six months, with both sectors expressing overall pessimism, according to two surveys released on...

New innovation modules for lawyers to launch next month

SINGAPORE - It is no longer enough for lawyers and legal professionals to be just well-versed in the law, as there is an increasing need for them to think like tech entrepreneurs and use the skill...

MAS delays banks' implementation of e-payment user protection guidelines to June 30

THE Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) on Thursday said that it will give banks and credit card issuers more time to adopt the e-payments user protection guidelines, which were first issued last...

Budget 2019 likely to be generous and expansionary: Maybank Kim Eng economists

BUDGET 2019 will likely be generous and expansionary, setting the stage for a possible early general election, according to a report by Maybank Kim Eng.

Singapore real wages expected to grow 3% in 2019: Korn Ferry

SALARIES in Singapore are expected to grow by 3 per cent in 2019 after adjusting for inflation, according to a forecast by consulting firm Korn Ferry.

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UOB, Grab kick-start partnership with digital initiatives, customer benefits

RIDE-HAILING giant Grab will now offer UOB Cards privileges directly on its mobile app. This is the first in a series of digital initiatives that UOB and Grab will bring to market this year, as part...

Upgrade SkillsFuture to facilitate cutting-edge digital courses

IN the upcoming Budget 2019, there could be enhancements to the SkillsFuture initiative, given Singapore's need to train and reskill workers to stay relevant in the future, according to a report by...

Ascendas Reit Q3 DPU up 0.7%

ASCENDAS Reit on Wednesday posted a 0.7 per cent increase in distribution per unit (DPU) to 3.998 Singapore cents for the third quarter ended Dec 31, 2018, from 3.970 Singapore cents a year ago...

Top 1,000 firms in Singapore clock record profits, revenue: DP Info study

THE top 1,000 companies in Singapore generated all-time record turnover and profits in 2019's ranking - the highest since the ranking started 32 years ago, according to research by DP Info and EY.

 

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