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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.

Shareholders block Capital World from issuing settlement shares

MINORITY shareholders of Catalist-listed Capital World have blocked a bid by the integrated property developer to issue 39 million new shares to convertible bondholder Chong Thim Pheng as part of a...

Eyeing promising players to boost growth

Singapore is on a mission to court technology mavens to drive foreign investment and create higher-quality jobs, as it strives to be a digital hub in the region.

Entrepreneurs drawn by clear laws, ease of set-up, savvy investors

When Malaysian Kelvin Teo and Indonesian Reynold Wijaya set up crowd-investing website Funding Societies in 2015 in Singapore, both were not on the island.

Top 1,000 firms in Singapore posted record turnover, profits: Study

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

More Singapore jobseekers keen to join startups: poll

AN increasing number of Singapore jobseekers are expressing interest in working for a startup, according to results from recruitment firm CareerBuilder Singapore’s Employer of Choice Survey 2018.

Enhancements to SkillsFuture scheme expected in Budget 2019: UOB economist

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

Fintech Ayondo calls for trading halt

SINGAPORE - Catalist-listed fintech company Ayondo called for a trading halt at 7.40am on Wednesday (Jan 30), pending an announcement.

 

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