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Uncovering the ultra-rich: 66% of Singapore-based billionaires are expats, reveals poll

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Low flyer: Discover why analysts are downbeat on Tigerair’s improved operating statistics

1 hour ago | Its 12 grounded aircrafts remain a main drag.
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Thirty-year high: Singapore companies’ M&A deal value surged 110.4%

2 hours ago | Completed M&A activity up by 49.4%.
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Singapore and Australia tie-up to boost derivatives transparency: Reuters

2 hours ago | It’s time for significant trading reforms.
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SGX mulls setting minimum share price for mainboard-listed firms

Cheap securities pose significant risk.
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UBS fires Singapore staff for sending sensitive bank documents over e-messaging

Financial data is that sacred.
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Singapore’s room supply levels to drop 25% in 2014: UOB

As tourists continue to flock to the city.
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Also, discover the sluggard sectors.
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Daily Briefing: MRT boost for new East Coast condo; COE prices for small, big cars close lower

And Singapore firm bought cyber snooping software.
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Daily Markets Briefing: STI up 0.7%

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Under threat: No end to retailers’ woes in 2015, analysts caution

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Are traditional brick-and-mortar shops still viable?
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EDB partners with NEC to develop local smart energy solutions

2 hours ago | It affirms Singapore’s position as Asia’s Cleantech hub.
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Singapore eDevelopment raises $40.6m from major rights issue

2 hours ago | Its issued share capital base will boom from 1.23b to 28.53b.
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Xpress Holdings unveils new deals with global logistics firms

3 hours ago | It’s an effort to secure new revenue streams.
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Accordia Golf Trust setting its sights on $616m acquisitions by 2017

3 hours ago | More golf courses are in the pipeline.
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Raffles Education makes $39.8m maiden foray into Europe

It will establish a new school in Switzerland.
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JTC launches 9000-sq m Tuas industrial site for a minimum bid price of $6m

Under its second half 2014 IGLS Programme.
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PTTC unveils new employment guidelines for public transport workers

It’s in preparation for the Government Contracting Model.
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Swissco’s faster-than-expected liftboat contract takes analysts by surprise

Its first unit will be deployed within two years.
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Xpress Holdings warns of massive net loss for FY14

Investors should brace themselves for bad news.
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IREIT poised for more growth thanks new properties in Germany: DBS

It offers exposure to the most robust economy in Europe.
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YuuZoo joins the Mainboard after $490m takeover by W Corp

It’s the 63rd SGX-listed tech firm.
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RESTAURANT WATCH

Have spare time before boarding? Dine in at Old Chang Kee’s first Changi Airport outlet

Have spare time before boarding? Dine in at Old Chang Kee’s first Changi Airport outlet

The new outlet’s construction cost more than half a million.

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STARTUPS

CreoPop 3D pen with cool inks raised US$185K in crowdfunding

CreoPop 3D pen with cool inks raised US$185K in crowdfunding

It is so safe that even your children can use it.

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HOTEL WATCH

Singapore’s 8 hotels coming your way next year

Singapore’s 8 hotels coming your way next year

A total of 3,458 hotel rooms will soon be available.

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OFFICE WATCH

Check out the colorful AkzoNobel House designed through Dulux and automotive paints

Check out the colorful AkzoNobel House designed through Dulux and automotive paints

Its color and vibrance is inspired by ‘architecturally interesting’ Arab Street.

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40 AND UNDER

Singapore Business Review opens nominations for 2014 class of 40 and under

Singapore Business Review opens nominations for 2014 class of 40 and under

Help someone gets recognition for his or her excellence.

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RETAIL WATCH

Noël Caleb Concept Store opens September 29

Noël Caleb Concept Store opens September 29

It targets women wanting to wear designs not found anywhere in the world.

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ISSUE OF THE WEEK

These NUS students boldly suggest removal of Malaysian Airlines' CEO to survive

These NUS students boldly suggest removal of Malaysian Airlines\' CEO to survive

That's just one part of the strategy.

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PEOPLE »

Lim Kuan Yew resigns as Magnus Energy Group managing director

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Engro Corp names Lim Yee Chuan as group financial controller

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Mohammed Nadim Akhras joins Design Studio Group as director

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Chen Biqing quits as Kim Heng Offshore and Marine Holdings general manager for marine and support services

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Civmec names Justine Anne Campbell as CFO

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Karen Quek Soo Ying quits as Eastern Holdings managing director of Teens Magazine

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LIFE & STYLE »
HONG KONG »
Here are the employment hotspots in Hong Kong over the next 12 months

Here are the employment hotspots in Hong Kong over the next 12 months

They are sectors obviously worth checking out.
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Logistics sector gets neglected in Hong Kong economy

HONG KONG | Warehouse stock vacancy rates have been affected.
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Extremely low vacancy rate shooed local warehouse operators away

HONG KONG | While warehouses in the New Territories attracted.
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First signs of a slowdown in retail market now rearing its ugly head

HONG KONG | Growth will remain slow in 2014.
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ASIA »
China business sentiment hits five-month low in September

China business sentiment hits five-month low in September

Production and new orders decline as credit tightens.
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India's July industrial output eases 3.4% MoM

INDIA | The slowdown is payback for previous rise.
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Thailand's Central bank staying on hold for now

THAILAND | Despite silver lining in economic numbers.
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Korea policies put spotlight on growth

KOREA | 2015 budget spending will have bigger increase.
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