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UOB lags local peers in managing ESG risks: report

UOB has some catching up to do on the green banking front, said Maybank-Kim Eng analysts, with the bank lagging its peers on its environmental, social and governance (ESG) financing portfolio and...

AIA Singapore creates up to 500 career opportunities for fresh grads, mid-career switchers

INSURER AIA Singapore on Monday announced the creation of up to 500 new career opportunities, training and financial support aimed at fresh graduates and mid-career switchers.

Uncertainty looms for business interruption insurance claims

ALREADY struggling for survival amid the deepest recession in years, some business owners have also discovered in recent months that the insurance policies they bought for cover against business...

AIA S'pore offering 500 training places

Insurer AIA Singapore will offer up to 500 training opportunities for fresh graduates and mid-career job seekers hoping to join the insurance industry, with the option to pursue a career in the...

Pandemic takes a toll on weddings

After planning their wedding for a year, Mr Devan Lakshamanan, 34, and Ms Vanitha Jayakumar, 31, were informed at the last minute by the Registry of Marriages (ROM) that their solemnisation on...

The old-world charm of Rida Video Centre, one of S'pore's last video-rental stores

Rida Video Centre, one of Singapore's last video-rental stores, is a bastion of a vanishing age.

Some diners in S'pore still flouting Covid-19 rules at eateries despite government clampdown

With the Government clamping down on food and beverage (F&B) outlets for flouting Covid-19 safe management measures last weekend, establishments in popular spots, such as Bugis, Orchard Road...

Errant restaurants in Singapore play cat-and-mouse game to flout Covid-19 safe distancing rules

Enforcement officer John (not his real name for operational reasons) was shocked when he turned up at Hai Xian Lao restaurant in Shaw House to conduct an inspection on Aug 14.

Rules for F&B outlets and diners

• Sale and consumption of alcohol in all food and beverage (F&B) establishments are prohibited after 10.30pm daily. But enforcement checks found that some restaurants have continued to serve...

Singapore police probe firm owned by Loh cousins

[SINGAPORE] Singapore police are looking into a complaint from Ernst & Young that a firm owned by bidders for football club Newcastle United allegedly used the auditor's unauthorised...

 

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