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No Signboard's full-year earnings fall 1.3%

CATALIST-LISTED No Signboard Holdings Limited posted a 1.3 per cent drop in its full-year earnings, despite a 7.3 per cent rise in revenue.

Malaysian bedroom furniture maker plans Catalist IPO

MALAYSIAN bedroom furniture exporter LY Corp is planning an initial public offering (IPO) on the Catalist board, which will be done through a placement of new shares and vendor shares.

Enterprises need to put digital at top of 2018 agenda

AS Singapore prepares to enter 2018, one common theme that will spill over to the new year is the increasing pace of technological change, and its far-reaching effect on the enterprise landscape...

GST and the digital economy - some possible effects

DURING his Budget speech in February, Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat said the government has been studying ways to apply the Goods and Services Tax (GST) to the digital economy. The issue came under...

Malaysian bedroom furniture maker plans Catalist IPO

MALAYSIAN bedroom furniture exporter LY Corp is planning an initial public offering (IPO) on the Catalist board, which will be done through a placement of new shares and vendor shares.

Crowdfunding platform FundTier gets MAS licence; eyes SMEs and investors

LOCAL startup FundTier Pte Ltd is the latest crowdfunding platform to obtain a Capital Market Services (CMS) licence from the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), the company said in a media...

SMEs see brighter skies in the new year

SMALL and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Singapore are increasingly optimistic about future business prospects, as more of them anticipate improvements in the wider economy to filter through to...

Cashless is king, but will Singapore bow to it?

CATALYSED by advances in fintech, the oft-repeated adage 'cash is king' may no longer hold true in a couple of years. With a cashless movement taking root in many economies around the world, cash is...

Cybersecurity trends to look out for in 2018

THE Fourth Industrial Revolution opens up unprecedented business opportunities but also increases the inevitability of a cyber attack, and businesses need to be prepared. Not only do security...

Instant gratification: No better time than now for retailers to leverage on web analytics

THIS year, Alibaba's Singles' Day sales extravaganza hit 168.3 billion yuan (S$34.6 billion), surpassing Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales combined, taking the throne as the world's largest...

 

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