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Rosier outlook could set stage for tax hike, monetary policy tightening

THE Singapore economy is expected to expand at a more moderate pace this year as surging growth in the manufacturing sector stabilises and other industries pick up the baton.

Singapore Budget 2018: On the cusp of higher taxes?

AFTER a week of exaggerated market volatility, it seems rather mundane to talk about taxes, but the truth is that taxation affects a much wider swathe of the population.

Au revoir Restaurant Andre

Yesterday, when most Western restaurants were filled with diners out for Valentine's Day, Restaurant Andre was celebrating a different kind of love.

Taxing e-commerce the right way

With e-commerce having taken off in Singapore, it was inevitable for a tax on transactions to be in the spotlight. While there is a clear case for this on grounds of both revenue and fairness,...

Flower business blossoms, thanks to two festive occasions

After picking up a bouquet of pink roses for his wife yesterday for Valentine's Day, Mr Raphael Chin purchased a second bouquet of red roses for his mother-in-law.

KOP swings to S$7m profit in Q3

PROPERTY developer KOP Holdings swung to a third quarter profit of S$7 million from a loss of S$667,000 the previous year, helped by an increase in revenue from the real estate origination,...

No Signboard posts increased profit in Q1

NO Signbord Holdings' net profit for the first quarter jumped about 56 per cent year on year to S$1.44 million.

Jumbo Q1 profit drops 20 per cent

SEAFOOD group Jumbo saw a near 20 per cent year-on-year drop in net profit to S$2.1 million for Q1FY18, owing to increased expenses.

Veteran Singapore lawyers start their own boutique practices

SINGAPORE - A number of dispute resolution legal eagles have taken flight and started their own independent boutique firms in recent years.

Valentine's Day brings sparkle to Belgian diamond hub

ANTWERP, BELGIUM (AFP) - Sparkling new diamond rings will grace many fingers around the world on Valentine's Day today (Feb 14), and most of those gems will have passed through a drab district in...

 

Emerging Enterprise award

Closes August 28, 2020