TOP NEWS »
IN FOCUS »

City Developments diversification strategy won't plug Singapore market decline

19 hours ago | At least in the short term horizon.
334 views | Read ››

Singapore accountants to toughen up against money laundering

22 hours ago | Enhanced controls and procedures to be imposed.
151 views | Read ››

OCBC Group's 3Q net profit after tax up 62% to $1.23b

22 hours ago | What spurred on the earnings spike?
289 views | Read ››

Singapore snags top spot in easiest business hubs ranking

29 Oct 14 | Hong Kong comes 2 notches below.
134 views | Read ››

Singaporean firms struggle to meet candidate expectations

VIA HumanResources Online | Candidates were particularly ''frustrated''.
298 views | Read ››

OSIM’s 3Q earnings down 27.8% as chairs remain unsold

And TWG Tea incurs expansion costs.
532 views | Read ››

ISEC Healthcare’s share price up 25% upon IPO’s opening bell

It stayed within the day’s top ten volume makers.
306 views | Read ››

Not-so-great: OCBC’s Great Eastern profits plunge 31.2% in 2014

Blame the financial markets.
463 views | Read ››

Chart of the Day: See the upswing in CBD Grade A office rents in the run up to 2016’s supply deluge

Average transacted rents in 3Q increased by $0.41 psf.
262 views | Read ››

Daily Briefing: Project delays caused by tighter rules on foreign labour; KL-Singapore high-speed rail may hit air sector

And Alibaba’s Jack Ma tops China Rich List.
283 views | Read ››

Singapore sees uptick in demand for fund admin businesses in 2015

Singapore sees uptick in demand for fund admin businesses in 2015

See which roles in the industry are in demand.
175 views | Read ››

MORE NEWS »

Sheng Siong 3Q net profit rose 15% to S$12.2m

17 hours ago | Supermarket chain could end year with a bang.
72 views | Read ››

Tigerair launches Singapore direct flights to Guilin and Nanning

17 hours ago | Two new China routes coming in November.
71 views | Read ››

ISOTeam acquires four firms for a total of $11m

29 Oct 14 | These firms have made a combined $1.6m profits last year.
77 views | Read ››

MEF Selects GEN14 Proof of Concept Service & Technology Demonstration Participants

28 Oct 14 | GEN14 to Showcase State-of-the-Art Innovations Powered By Carrier Ethernet, SDN & NFV as Centerpiece of the 17-20 November 2014 Event.
67 views | Read ››

CapitaMall Grand Canyon acquisition pulls up CapitaRetail China Trust’s revenue by 30.2%

And organic rental growth from other multi-tenant malls.
192 views | Read ››

Sino Grandness’s share price retreated 12.5% in last 3 days

Under attack from a short seller who questioned its financial creditability.
427 views | Read ››

Oxley Holdings inks MOU to develop Cambodia’s first Shangri-La hotel

It will be operated by Oxley Gem.
242 views | Read ››

Singapore and UK collaborate in $17m initiative to help SMEs improve energy efficiency

Expect at least 10% savings in energy costs.
167 views | Read ››

Midas Holdings clinched $69.9m worth of new contracts in Q3

The projects are in the PRC.
219 views | Read ››

Cache Logistics Trust’s revenue inched up 0.4% in Q3

DPU also climbed 0.7%.
159 views | Read ››

Ezra’s profit plunged 19% to $95.37m in FY14

Blame it on lower operating income.
245 views | Read ››

AD WATCH

World Cup 2014 might have ended but this anti-gambling campaign is far from over

World Cup 2014 might have ended but this anti-gambling campaign is far from over

Many suggested to put it down amidst criticism, but Goodfellas cannot be stunned.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
15 Oct 2014 | 677 views
 

RESTAURANT WATCH

Hippy Tyrwhitt Road welcomes a resto-bar offering an all-day happy hour

Hippy Tyrwhitt Road welcomes a resto-bar offering an all-day happy hour

See how a radio DJ pursued his love for food.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
20 Oct 2014 | 1346 views

RANKINGS

Singapore’s 10 favorite meals on wheels

Singapore’s 10 favorite meals on wheels

You better cut the pizza: An Italian dish bagged the number 1 spot.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
17 Oct 2014 | 8940 views
 

STARTUPS

Want to know a ‘smart’ way to have your clothes washed?

Want to know a ‘smart’ way to have your clothes washed?

My Laundry Box introduces a smart laundry locker platform that works with an app.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
17 Oct 2014 | 2451 views

HOTEL WATCH

Sofitel in Sentosa launches world's largest So SPA

Sofitel in Sentosa launches world\'s largest So SPA

Future plans are finally revealed.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
22 Oct 2014 | 1756 views
 

OFFICE WATCH

The new Acronis HQ will make you feel like ‘walking into blue space’

The new Acronis HQ will make you feel like ‘walking into blue space’

Also, check out photos of its 7-eleven-like pantry amenities.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
28 Oct 2014 | 1500 views

40 AND UNDER

Singapore's 12 most influential business professors under 40

Singapore\'s 12 most influential business professors under 40

The youngest is aged 34.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
23 Oct 2014 | 42713 views
 

RETAIL WATCH

Do you want to build your own bike?

Do you want to build your own bike?

This store allows owners to creatively piece bike parts on their own.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
28 Oct 2014 | 871 views
PEOPLE »

Richard Teng Wee Chen resigns as Singapore Exchange chief regulatory officer

15 views | Read ››

Health Management International promotes Chin Wei Jia to executive director

14 views | Read ››

Miyoshi Precision names Thomas Pek Ee Perh as director

15 views | Read ››

Mirzan Bin Mahathir joins SBI Offshore appoints as director

21 views | Read ››

Jubilee Industries Holdings names Kelvin Loh Eng Lock as CFO and company secretary

21 views | Read ››

Ng Beng Tiong retires as Micro-Mechanics Holdings director

46 views | Read ››

LIFE & STYLE »
HONG KONG »
Hong Kong struggles to make tourists stay longer

Hong Kong struggles to make tourists stay longer

Leisure travellers want more multi-city itineraries.
114 views | Read ››

Could Occupy Central hurt the unemployment rate even more?

HONG KONG | Short answer: Not really.
288 views | Read ››

Ongoing protests insufficient to undermine Hong Kong's strong buffers: Moody's

HONG KONG | Hong Kong's Aa1 rating remains.
394 views | Read ››

Big Ben flicks Hong Kong off the top spot in costliest cities for expats

HONG KONG | Five-year peat gets smashed.
622 views | Read ››

ASIA »

Korea GDP set to climb to 0.9% in 3Q

KOREA | Recovery is expected following the ferry disaster.
62 views | Read ››

China’s GDP slumps by 0.2% in September

CHINA | There’s a growing pressure to stand by structural reforms.
87 views | Read ››

Korea needs more reform, not more leverage: analyst

SINGAPORE | Benefits could quickly fade.
66 views | Read ››

PRINT ISSUE »

Subscribe Now
Trains, planes, automobiles and drones

167 views

As goes Hong Kong, so goes Singapore?

1480 views

Office property shows no signs of a slowdown

413 views

BUSINESS SCENE PHOTO GALLERY
2014 Equities Markets Awards Night
2014 Equities Markets Awards Night
September 18, 2014 | The Bull and Bear on Thursday
Hyatt Regency Incheon unveils Grand Hyatt Incheon rebrandingHyatt Regency Incheon unveils Grand Hyatt Incheon rebranding
September 1, 2014 | Grand Hyatt Incheon
SBR International Business Awards 2014SBR International Business Awards 2014
24 July 2014/6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Terrapinn Training Celebrates 10-Year AnniversaryTerrapinn Training Celebrates 10-Year Anniversary
July 3, 2014 | Grand Park Orchard Hotel
SBR Eminent Speakers Series: Best Practices to Reach Buyers in Today\'s Digital WorldSBR Eminent Speakers Series: Best Practices to Reach Buyers in Today's Digital World
18 June 2014 | Ying Yang Rooftop Bar, The Club Hotel
20 Hottest Startups of 2014 Panel Briefing20 Hottest Startups of 2014 Panel Briefing
April 16, 2014 | InterContinental Singapore
East Coles\' 2014 Corporate Performance & Investment Banking Awards East Coles' 2014 Corporate Performance & Investment Banking Awards
March 25, 2013 | The Establishment Ballroom
Penang Property Market Outlook 2014Penang Property Market Outlook 2014
6 March 2014 | The E&O Gallery
SBR Singapore Budget Breakfast Briefing 2014SBR Singapore Budget Breakfast Briefing 2014
24 Feb 2014 | The Fullerton Hotel Singapore
Tupperware Brands sets up global design center in SingaporeTupperware Brands sets up global design center in Singapore
February 20, 2014 | Singapore
SBR Eminent Speakers Series: Singapore\'s 10 Hottest Multi-restaurateursSBR Eminent Speakers Series: Singapore's 10 Hottest Multi-restaurateurs
16 OCT 2013 | The Club Hotel, Ying Yang Rooftop Bar
SBR Eminent Speakers Series: Monetizing Your Social Fan Base to Drive ROISBR Eminent Speakers Series: Monetizing Your Social Fan Base to Drive ROI
September 18, 2013 | Ying Yang Rooftop Bar, The Club Hotel
THE SINGAPORE BUSINESS REVIEW EMINENT SPEAKERS SERIES - The 7 Laws of SuccessTHE SINGAPORE BUSINESS REVIEW EMINENT SPEAKERS SERIES - The 7 Laws of Success
7 AUG 2013 | The Club Hotel's Ying Yang Rooftop Bar
THE SINGAPORE BUSINESS REVIEW EMINENT SPEAKERS SERIES: Gamification - Playing your digital cards rightTHE SINGAPORE BUSINESS REVIEW EMINENT SPEAKERS SERIES: Gamification - Playing your digital cards right
July 16, 2013 | Rooftop Bar at The Club Hotel
Saveurs de France tours Asia for the first timeSaveurs de France tours Asia for the first time
May 14-22, 2013 | Singapore
20 hottest startups panel luncheon20 hottest startups panel luncheon
17 April 2012 | Intercontinental Singapore
FOX International Channels (FIC) Trade PartyFOX International Channels (FIC) Trade Party
14 March 2013 | TheatreWorks Singapore building
ESSEC Groundbreaking Ceremony & International ForumESSEC Groundbreaking Ceremony & International Forum
26 Feb 2013 | Singapore
ShoreTel APAC Headquarter Grand Opening EventShoreTel APAC Headquarter Grand Opening Event
22 January 2013 | 8 Temasek Boulevard Suntec Tower Three, #41-03
Message Systems APAC Grand OpeningMessage Systems APAC Grand Opening
13 Sept 2012
National Achievers CongressNational Achievers Congress
1-3 June 2012, Singapore Expo
Steve Forbes at AmCham\'s lunch briefingSteve Forbes at AmCham's lunch briefing
2 Apr 2012
Google Data Centre Groundbreaking CeremonyGoogle Data Centre Groundbreaking Ceremony
15 Dec 2011, Jurong West, Singapore
Coca-Cola\'s Live Positively LaunchCoca-Cola's Live Positively Launch
18 Nov 2011, Cathay Cineleisure Orchard, Preview Lounge, Level 6
Asia Square Grand Opening CeremonyAsia Square Grand Opening Ceremony
8 Nov 2011, Marina Bay
Singapore Media Awards 2011Singapore Media Awards 2011
2 September 2011
Leprino Foods expands in SingaporeLeprino Foods expands in Singapore
12 September 2011, Nordic European Centre in International Business Park (IBP)
HSBC uncovers ChinaHSBC uncovers China
23 June 2011, Pan Pacific Hotel
One Vestas Singapore OpeningOne Vestas Singapore Opening
15 June 2011, Vestas Singapore
 Manulife Singapore’s Media Briefing Manulife Singapore’s Media Briefing
2 June 11, 9 Tampines Grande
Quintessentially 3rd birthday celebrationQuintessentially 3rd birthday celebration
20 May 2011, Malmaison by The Hour Glass
Amcham Networking NightAmcham Networking Night
19 May 2011, Esmirada at Orchard
Harley-Davison OpeningHarley-Davison Opening
19 May 2011, Winsland House II
Reading Room opens in Duxton HillReading Room opens in Duxton Hill
19 May 2011, Reading Room, Duxton Road
Irish Food NightIrish Food Night
9 May 2011, Irish Ambassador's Residence
V by Singapore Turf ClubV by Singapore Turf Club
8 April 2011, China Square Level 3
Singapore Yacht ShowSingapore Yacht Show
8 April 2011, Capella Hotel Singapore
Treasures of Vacheron ConstantinTreasures of Vacheron Constantin
April 7, 2011, Novus restaurant & Bar
Martell Ultimate Start-up Space LaunchMartell Ultimate Start-up Space Launch
March 31, 2011, Martell
KPMG CFO Institute LaunchKPMG CFO Institute Launch
March 30, 2011, Four Season Hotel
Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf CBTL LaunchCoffee Bean & Tea Leaf CBTL Launch
March 29, 2011, Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf, ION Orchard
Buyan restaurant opening partyBuyan restaurant opening party
Buyan Restaurant, March 21 2011
Australian Alumni AwardsAustralian Alumni Awards
March 18, 2011, Australian High Commission
Amcham Singapore Amcham Singapore
March 4, 2001, Marina Bay Sands
 
 
VIDEO
 
CO-WRITTEN ARTICLES & SPONSOR CONTENT ››

The leading Philippine residential developer unveils its most upscale township yet.
223 views

Find out what it has impressively accomplished.
423 views

 
MOST READ EXCLUSIVES

Singapore’s 20 most influential 40 and under lawyers

Singapore’s 20 most influential 40 and under lawyers

Check out who made our cut.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
15 Aug 2014 | 170094 views
 

13 most exclusive credit cards in Singapore

13 most exclusive credit cards in Singapore

Some of which you’ve probably not heard of.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
27 Aug 2014 | 99989 views

Singapore's 12 most influential business professors under 40

Singapore\'s 12 most influential business professors under 40

The youngest is aged 34.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
23 Oct 2014 | 42713 views
 

11 craziest credit card purchases in Singapore

11 craziest credit card purchases in Singapore

Find out if each is worth the outlay.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
22 Sep 2014 | 40229 views

Singapore’s 7 hot new restaurants in September

Singapore’s 7 hot new restaurants in September

Have you checked out a very secretive cafe at 48 ¾ Niven Road?

by KRISANA GALLEZO
6 Oct 2014 | 22686 views
 

Singapore's 8 hot new restaurants in July

Singapore\'s 8 hot new restaurants in July

More Singapore openings from famous restaurants in Asia.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
4 Aug 2014 | 21975 views

20 most preferred hotels of Singapore travelers in Asia

20 most preferred hotels of Singapore travelers in Asia

Hotels in Thailand dominate the list.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
12 Aug 2014 | 21600 views
 

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.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
8 Sep 2014 | 20141 views

Singapore’s 8 hot new restaurants in August

Singapore’s 8 hot new restaurants in August

Get a taste of an aromatic broken rice dish without MSG.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
4 Sep 2014 | 11573 views
 

Have you been to The Providore Warehouse yet?

Have you been to The Providore Warehouse yet?

Check out some photos inside.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
1 Sep 2014 | 10465 views

Check out General Motors’ new HQ in Singapore

Check out General Motors’ new HQ in Singapore

A ‘hot desks’ rule is implemented in the new office.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
3 Oct 2014 | 10403 views
 

Awesome workplace at 501: How's having a meeting while cuddling a teddy bear?

Awesome workplace at 501: How\'s having a meeting while cuddling a teddy bear?

Also check artistically designed in-house locations for video shoots.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
6 Aug 2014 | 10069 views

Singapore’s 10 favorite meals on wheels

Singapore’s 10 favorite meals on wheels

You better cut the pizza: An Italian dish bagged the number 1 spot.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
17 Oct 2014 | 8940 views
 

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 dollars.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
11 Sep 2014 | 5664 views

5 craziest things you can't imagine founders would do to make their startup successful

5 craziest things you can\'t imagine founders would do to make their startup successful

Will you jump out of the plane flying at over 15K ft  just to catch a potential client?

by KRISANA GALLEZO
3 Sep 2014 | 5388 views
 

Three best buddies in their 30s set up 6 Prawns and a Beer

Three best buddies in their 30s set up 6 Prawns and a Beer

Here’s a new food hub at Bukit Timah to enjoy a well-loved seafood with beer.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
12 Aug 2014 | 4508 views

The wait is over: Japanese restaurant chain ON-YASAI finally hits Singapore

The wait is over: Japanese restaurant chain ON-YASAI finally hits Singapore

10 to 15 more outlets coming over the next 5 years.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
28 Aug 2014 | 4438 views
 

Get ready to work and play at Spotify’s regional office

Get ready to work and play at Spotify’s regional office

All the furniture except the bean bags were imported from Sweden.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
23 Sep 2014 | 4380 views

Opera Estate welcomes a little bar simply called ‘Slake’

Opera Estate welcomes a little bar simply called ‘Slake’

It wants to be your living/dining room outside of home.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
25 Sep 2014 | 3744 views
 

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.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
16 Sep 2014 | 3103 views

No boys allowed: Here’s a coworking space designed for women only

No boys allowed: Here’s a coworking space designed for women only

The office space can be transformed to a large event venue for social nights.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
14 Aug 2014 | 3059 views
 

Could this be the most intelligent phonebook app yet?

Could this be the most intelligent phonebook app yet?

It’s self-updating and removes duplicates for worry-free contacts storage.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
29 Sep 2014 | 2555 views

Will you take up the challenge to live on $5 a day and share the experience?

Will you take up the challenge to live on $5 a day and share the experience?

This campaign already generated over 8,000 followers on Facebook.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
23 Sep 2014 | 2533 views
 

Worry about your loved ones’ whereabouts no more

Worry about your loved ones’ whereabouts no more

Folr introduces a real-time geo-location tracking mobile app that also details where they were.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
5 Sep 2014 | 2522 views

Arete Culture opens first store in Lam Soon Building

Arete Culture opens first store in Lam Soon Building

It's a one-stop shop for your quirky interior decors.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
24 Sep 2014 | 2515 views
 

Have money but don’t know what to do? Call DrWealth

Have money but don’t know what to do? Call DrWealth

It creates Asia’s first online financial planning platform for the masses.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
12 Aug 2014 | 2496 views

Want to know a ‘smart’ way to have your clothes washed?

Want to know a ‘smart’ way to have your clothes washed?

My Laundry Box introduces a smart laundry locker platform that works with an app.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
17 Oct 2014 | 2451 views
 

Orchard Gateway welcomes the second outlet of Outback Steakhouse

Orchard Gateway welcomes the second outlet of Outback Steakhouse

The store construction costs US$1.5million.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
21 Aug 2014 | 1977 views

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.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
10 Sep 2014 | 1798 views
 

Sofitel in Sentosa launches world's largest So SPA

Sofitel in Sentosa launches world\'s largest So SPA

Future plans are finally revealed.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
22 Oct 2014 | 1756 views