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SIA's massive fund raiser a call to the faithful

IT HAS been said that if the medicine tastes bad, it could be good for you.

Singapore sets 14-day stay-home rule for inbound travellers to curb virus spread

SINGAPORE authorities are imposing a 14-day stay home notice on all travellers while advising Singaporeans to defer all travel abroad, as it steps up measures to reduce the risk of community...

Haidilao billionaire opens family office in Singapore

THE billionaire behind Haidilao International Holding, the world's biggest chain of hotpot restaurants, has opened a family office in Singapore to help manage her wealth.

Singapore has no plans to raise Dorscon alert for Covid-19 to Red

SINGAPORE authorities have no plans to raise its novel coronavirus risk alert level from Orange to Red, even as it is adopting additional measures in a bid to reduce the risk of community...

Singapore's property market can withstand the impact of Covid-19

THE impact of the novel coronavirus, which began in China in December, has been felt across the globe. Aside from the very real human cost, many are trying to calculate the economic repercussions...

Singapore releases new initiatives on AI governance for consumer trust

A YEAR after releasing a framework on how artificial intelligence (AI) can be used ethically, Singapore on Tuesday unveiled a set of new initiatives on AI governance aimed at enhancing consumer...

Differing prospects for Asean telcos in 5G rollout: DBS

5G offers profitable opportunities for telcos in Singapore and Malaysia, but Thai telcos may face some risks from a higher capital expenditure (capex) burden, said DBS.

Asean growth “should improve” in 2020: HSBC

Asean should see further growth in 2020, thanks to a surge in public infrastructure spending and a relatively stable private consumption, though enacting key reforms this year is critical to boosting...

Asean property stocks will continue to outperform in 2020: Morgan Stanley

The Asean property market is still attractive in 2020, as stocks will continue to outperform on healthy property fundamentals amid a constructive macro outlook, said Morgan Stanley in its report...

Singapore IPO value jumps four times to US$2.2b in 2019

SINGAPORE'S initial public offering (IPO) market was up four times in funds this year, boosted by four real estate investment trusts (Reits) - Prime, Lendlease, Eagle Hospitality, and ARA...

Jack Ma's Ant Financial may join race for Singapore digital bank licences

BILLIONAIRE Jack Ma's Ant Financial Services Group said it may apply for a virtual banking licence in Singapore, a move that would add a heavyweight contender to the race. "We are actively looking...