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Let it snow: We're having ourselves a merry little Christmas!

19 Dec 14 | We hope you do, too.
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Singapore’s 10 most sought-after 40 and under investors

19 Dec 14 | EXCLUSIVE | 40 AND UNDER | Check out who made the cut.
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Real estate sector takes the lead as M&A volume hits record high $122.4b in 2014

19 Dec 14 | M&A activity in this sector totalled to $46b.
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Fledgling Vistara won’t support SIA’s struggling profits in 2015

19 Dec 14 | It will be loss-making for at least a year.
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Singapore’s economy burdened by higher costs and deteriorating productivity in 2015

Change doesn’t come easy.
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Wait and see: Blackstone to stand by until 2019 for higher ROI

As prices continue to recover.
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Find out the 10 most expensive districts to rent an HDB flat in Singapore

EXCLUSIVE | SECTOR REPORT | Glitzy Bukit Timah is off the list.
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Wilmar to suffer severe profit drought in December

Expect fourth quarter margins to disappoint.
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Hurry the laggard: Singapore’s listed companies 3 years late in complying with corporate governance deadlines

Being on time is very critical.
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No safe harbor: All offshore players now at risk as oil price rout intensifies

Weaker players might sabotage the entire industry.
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Better safe than sorry: Bet on defensive plays in 2015, analysts warn
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SingTel subsidiary to acquire Australian tech firm for $14m

19 Dec 14 | The deal will be paid in cash.
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A*STAR discovers anti-diabetic drug Metformin could also treat tuberculosis

18 Dec 14 | Use of old drugs for new therapies is becoming a trend.
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Croesus Retail Trust increases hedging to dodge forex risks from weak yen

18 Dec 14 | It will be effective until the end of 2015.
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Silverlake Axis to acquire tech company Finzsoft Solutions

18 Dec 14 | For $3 per share.
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HLH Group halts acquisition of Cambodia property

Find out why the deal was terminated.
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Goodbye, gloomy days: Hi-P’s utility rate stands at 50% from just 15% in 1Q

It’s ready to ride the Xiaomi Wave.
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Libra on a contract binge with a $90m-worth orderbook

It has recently won an air-conditioning and ventilation contract.
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SGX announces $91m in share buybacks for the 2nd week of December

Find out the top five stocks.
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A*STAR’s IME advances 3D packaging with chip-on-wafer bonding technologies

It enables semiconductor firms to develop commercially-viable capabilities.
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LTA rolls out five new peak period bus routes

Operations will start in December and January.
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Vard clinches subsea contract for Farstad Shipping

Delivery is scheduled in 4Q16.
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AD WATCH

ENVision campaign‘s ‘hard truth’ could make you think twice

ENVision campaign‘s ‘hard truth’ could make you think twice

Singapore might run out of space for trash by 2035 and more.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
15 Dec 2014 | 231 views
 

MOBILE APP WATCH

Singapore’s first news aggregation app attracts 1 million users in two years

Singapore’s first news aggregation app attracts 1 million users in two years

Stay in the loop with news and lifestyle content from SBR and 600 other publishers.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
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RESTAURANT WATCH

Singapore’s hot new restaurants in December

Singapore’s hot new restaurants in December

Japanese restos take over Singapore’s sizzling dining scene.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
17 Dec 2014 | 2026 views
 

RANKINGS

Singapore’s top 5 work from home jobs

Singapore’s top 5 work from home jobs

Here are jobs that you can do while sitting on your couch or in your favorite coffee shop.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
11 Dec 2014 | 14777 views

STARTUPS

This could be your best pal when no one’s around to help during an emergency

This could be your best pal when no one’s around to help during an emergency

TagBio's ID-Life features accessories with critical info embedded in QR codes.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
16 Dec 2014 | 595 views
 

RETAIL WATCH

Jack Wills opens its first store in Singapore

Jack Wills opens its first store in Singapore

A 'fun' brand that values the Brit vibe. Put your game face on!

by KRISANA GALLEZO
10 Dec 2014 | 1142 views

OFFICE WATCH

Go inside the gorgeous new headquarters of Ingredion in Singapore

Go inside the gorgeous new headquarters of Ingredion in Singapore

Its state-of-the-art kitchen space is not to be missed.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
18 Dec 2014 | 373 views
 

40 AND UNDER

Singapore’s 10 most sought-after 40 and under investors

Singapore’s 10 most sought-after 40 and under investors

Check out who made the cut.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
19 Dec 2014 | 4839 views

SECTOR REPORT

Find out the 10 most expensive districts to rent an HDB flat in Singapore

Find out the 10 most expensive districts to rent an HDB flat in Singapore

Glitzy Bukit Timah is off the list.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
19 Dec 2014 | 4373 views
 

R&D WATCH

SFIC Institute's new training hub overhauls carpenters' career image

SFIC Institute\'s new training hub overhauls carpenters\' career image

It’s the first carpentry training center in Singapore’s furniture industry.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
10 Dec 2014 | 608 views

CONFERENCE COVERAGE

The future of innovation: What’s next after Facebook and Twitter?

The future of innovation: What’s next after Facebook and Twitter?

A video version of Twitter might be under way.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
11 Dec 2014 | 655 views
 

CONFERENCE COVERAGE

What Singaporean investors can expect from Okinawa’s development

What Singaporean investors can expect from Okinawa’s development

A 40% tax cut in setting up business is expected to lure investors.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
12 Dec 2014 | 976 views
PEOPLE »

David Liew Kah Boon retires as United Engineers managing director

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CapitaMall Trust Management names Jason Leow Juan Thong as director

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Beng Kuang Marine names Kwek Kok Beng as director

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CH Offshore appoints Terence Peh Siong Woon as alternate director

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Yap Lee Ann resigns as XMH Holdings financial controller

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Cheong How Onn resigns as China Auto Electronics Group CFO

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LIFE & STYLE »
HONG KONG »
How will Occupy Central affect the retail sector in the long run?

How will Occupy Central affect the retail sector in the long run?

Core shopping districts have already been disturbed.
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Why economic shocks aren't likely to shake Hong Kong's recovery path

HONG KONG | Impacts are deemed mild by analysts.
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Hong Kong's underlying inflation climbs to 3.4%

HONG KONG | However, clothing and footwear prices dropped.
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Hong Kong struggles to make tourists stay longer

HONG KONG | Leisure travellers want more multi-city itineraries.
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ASIA »
Weakening rupiah to keep investment growth sluggish in 2015

Weakening rupiah to keep investment growth sluggish in 2015

It lost almost 2% against the dollar on Monday.
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Indian stock markets down 5%

INDIA | Investment and production cycle are slow to turn around.
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Thailand GDP to come in below 1% this year

THAILAND | It was not what everyone expected.
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India’s Nov CPI inflation eases as one-off factors drag production

INDIA | Gradual disinflation is underway.
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