BUSINESS SENTIMENT

'Cautious optimism' in retail, F&B, but SMEs' outlook at record low

BUSINESS sentiment among small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Singapore have dipped to a record low, but those in the retail and food and beverage (F&B) sectors appear encouraged by...

'Cautious optimism' in retail, F&B even as SMEs' business outlook dips to all-time low

BUSINESS sentiment among small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Singapore have dipped to a record low, but those in the retail and food and beverage (F&B) sectors appear encouraged by the...

Employment outlook for Q4 worsens among firms in Singapore

EMPLOYMENT expectations among businesses in Singapore have taken a turn for the worse for the last quarter of this year, while the overall business sentiment remains downbeat.

Employment expectations for Q4 worsen among businesses in Singapore

EMPLOYMENT expectations among businesses in Singapore have taken a turn for the worse for the last quarter of this year, while the overall business sentiment remains downbeat.

Singapore-based Zouk Group sold for $14 million as cruise operator Genting Hong Kong seeks liquidity

The buyer is Malaysian firm Tulipa, owned by Mr Lim Keong Hui, the son of Genting Hong Kong's controlling shareholder.

70% of firms think they can ride out next 12 months: SBF poll

MORE than three in five businesses (62 per cent) see the prevailing dicey business condition persisting, with economic activities continuing at the present pace for the next 12 months, according...

Grim business outlook extends to year-end: surveys

SINGAPORE businesses face bumpy and uneven prospects in the next half-year, according to official quarterly surveys out on Thursday.

Singapore firms glum about Q3 prospects as Covid-19, US-China tensions stymie recovery

SERVICES and manufacturing companies remain gloomy about their prospects, as the coronavirus pandemic forces Singapore into an unprecedented recession.

Business Solutions

IT’S AN UNDERSTATEMENT to say that 2020 has been a tough year for businesses, big and small. But in every crisis there is opportunity, and as the pandemic throws up new challenges, it also brings...

New SBF initiatives to help workers, SMEs

Some 8,000 workers who need financial help can get support under a new initiative announced by the Singapore Business Federation (SBF) yesterday.

Pandemic curbs spark idea for sideline delivery business

The Covid-19 pandemic pushed Ms Rachel Tan to fulfil her entrepreneurial dreams.