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New SingPass with tougher security features to be launched in July

9 hours ago | It will have two-factor authentication.
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HDB puts over 9,400 flats up for sale in largest-ever BTO, SBF exercise

10 hours ago | Located in 24 towns.
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Consumer confidence climbs in May on back of lower costs, tax rebates

11 hours ago | Confidence recovery is gaining traction.
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Singapore Airlines launches probe into Airbus power-loss episode

12 hours ago | Both engines lost power at 39,000ft.
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GDP improvement "not sustainable", warns StanChart

The March effect may be a one-off event.
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Services sector becomes Singapore’s economic stalwart as manufacturing flounders

It will continue to drive growth in coming quarters.
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STB rolls out $20m SG50 campaign to combat flagging tourist numbers

It will target seven key markets.
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Funds under CPF Investment Scheme post 5.17% growth in Q1

Twelve-month returns stood at 12.66%.
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GuocoLeisure chairman ramps up stake in latest buying spree

This is a positive sign, say analysts.
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Upcoming $2.6b SGS auction one of the largest on record: analysts

Will it be snapped up by investors?
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These ten residential projects have extremely high rental yields

99-year leasehold projects dominate the list.
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Eastern Holdings' net profit slumped 94.1% to $1.4m in FY15

12 hours ago | On back of lower revenue recognition.
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Hiap Seng Engineering's net loss ballooned to $12.2m in FY15

14 hours ago | Blame it on cost overruns and lower revenue.
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26 May 15 | UOB will offer free top-ups for the first year.
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Jason Marine’s net profit up 39.8% to $3.89m in Q4

26 May 15 | Thanks to a net exchange gain.
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Stamford Land net profits up 87.5% to $5.39m in 4Q15

Driven by higher contribution from property development arm.
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Hiap Seng bags mechanical works contract worth $43m

For the Mogas-Cogen Project on Jurong Island.
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Halcyon Agri gets SGX’s nod for market transfer

It will transfer from the Catalist to the Mainboard.
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FCL's retail bonds start trading on the Mainboard

This is its first retail bond offering.
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SGX and Zhengzhou Commodity Exchange ink MOU to expand commodities markets

For new derivatives products.
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Mandarin Oriental to acquire Hotel Ritz in Madrid for $197.3m

With a joint venture partner.
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SGX raps Xpress Holdings for breaching disclosure rules

Its ex-CEO was also warned.
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Mesitis provides low-cost aggregated wealth reporting for all investors.

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OFFICE WATCH

Check out this quaint co-working space that occupies 5 conservation shophouses

Check out this quaint co-working space that occupies 5 conservation shophouses

It has private offices, an events space, and even a beer garden.

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Former strategy advisor reveals aspirations with his newest mobile app startup

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Rediscover and fall in love with your city all over again.

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RETAIL WATCH

Singapore retailers turn to technology to boost productivity

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Shopping for the first child is always challenging for the parents.

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HAITE Group launches its first aviation training center in Singapore

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PEOPLE »

Yoma Strategic Holdings names Melvyn Pun Chi Tung as CEO

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Nico Steel Holdings names Daniel Fong Pin Jan as executive director

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China Sky Chemical Fibre Company appoints Ye Changliu as executive director

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Singapore Shipping Corp promotes Kiersten Ow Yiling to treasury manager

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Raymond Tan Kim Han steps down as SIIC Environment Holdings CFO

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Communication Design International names Lim Chuan Lam as executive chairman and CEO

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HONG KONG »
Industrial sales fell silent in 1Q15

Industrial sales fell silent in 1Q15

Following a bustling 4Q14.
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Tightened policy on Chinese tourists worsened market pessimism in 2015

HONG KONG | Added to unexpectedly worse 1Q15 sales decline.
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Top of the world: Hong Kong's skyscraper office rents are the world's priciest

HONG KONG | Rents are at USD250.50 psf.
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Tourist spending to be slashed by 2.3% as new visitor permits take bite

HONG KONG | That's a whopping $11.5b.
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ASIA »
China under threat from extend-and-pretend approach to debt

China under threat from extend-and-pretend approach to debt

Local government debt stands at 32% of the GDP.
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Malaysia's palm oil producers under threat as El Nino rears its ugly head

MALAYSIA | The cash crop's yields could crash by 20%.
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Thailand's growth prospects "dimmest" among ASEAN nations: Moody’s

THAILAND | Domestic recovery remains fragile.
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Is China's domestic consumption susceptible to leakage to increased tourism spending?

CHINA | Its consumption is bigger than HK's, notably.
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