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New rules mooted for travel agencies

SINGAPORE - To protect consumers from errant travel agencies, including those which close down abruptly, the Government is proposing a number of changes to regulations governing travel agents.

Shopper360 places 38m shares in IPO for SGX Catalist listing

MALAYSIA-BASED Shopper360 Limited on Wednesday placed 38 million shares at S$0.29 each for its initial public offering (IPO) for an eventual listing on the Catalist of the Singapore Exchange.

Public feedback wanted on proposed changes to regulation of travel agencies: MTI and STB

SINGAPORE - To protect consumers from errant travel agencies, include those which close down abruptly, the Government is proposing a number of changes to the Travel Agents Act and Regulations.

Director and his company fined $12,300 for unlicensed sale of shisha

SINGAPORE - A company director has been fined for selling shisha at two restaurants in Kampong Glam without licences, the Health Sciences Authority (HSA) said on Wednesday (June 21).

Gaming company Razer ventures into e-payments

RAZER - a Singaporean-founded gaming hardware company said to be valued at nearly US$2 billion - has acquired a minority stake in Malaysia's e-payments platform MOL Global, and appointed the...

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Firm goes green cleaning up industrial grime

TuffChem Environmental Services provides industrial cleaning services and chemical sales but unlike similar firms, it focuses on the environment with clean processes and green chemicals. In the...

mm2 Asia gets in-principle approval from SGX for listing transfer to mainboard

CATALIST-LISTED mm2 Asia has gotten a nod from Singapore's bourse operator to transfer its listing to the mainboard.

Local SME fights crime with robots

CROOKS beware - there is a new crime buster on the block. Meet O-R3 - OTSAW Digital's proprietary crime fighting robot solution to the security industry's manpower crunch. Armed with data-...

WannaCry? Help for SMEs to protect financial data

GOVERNMENTS and businesses around the world are still reeling from the malicious cyberattack in May this year by "WannaCry", a ransomware worm that has so far impacted an estimated 230,000...

 

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