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Upcoming major events to drive up retail sales: UOB 
The analyst expects retail sales post full-year growth of 8.5%.
Six adjoining freehold shophouses along Geylang Road up for sale
Expression of Interest ends on 9 November at 3 pm.
Rents for Core CBD Premium and Grade A offices rise to $11.30 psf
The Q3 figure surpasses the pre-pandemic high of $11.27 psf.
IMDA, NCS rolls out work and study programme for polytechnic grads
The programme will help provide 1,600 tech jobs and training opportunities.
MPA unveils steps to drive transformation in bunkering 
This includes a provisional national quality standard for marine biofuel.
HDB resale prices up 1.2% MoM in September: report
The prices grew for the 27th straight month.
Four public housing sites assigned as car-lite to boost public transport system
The sites are Ulu Pandan, Mount Pleasant, Tengah, and Keppel Club.
STB to boost MICE recovery with 3 new partnerships
Amongst STB's new partners is the Italian Exhibition Group.
Funding for startups grew more than 45% per annum: Gov’t
Funding activities reached $14.7b in 2021.
Retail sales growth moderates to 13.0% YoY in August
In July, retail sales grew 13.9% YoY.
Market update: STI up 0.46%, DFI Retail Group at the top
DFI Retail Group dominated the stock market.
Chart of the day: Mainland Chinese purchased the most non-landed homes in Singapore
District 10 was the most popular district amongst non-permanent resident foreigners.
Analyst cites factors to boost Industrial Reits value
It includes location, asset management and sustainability focus.
Freehold commercial shophouse in Holland Village up for sale
The public tender will close on 3 November at 2 pm.

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Commercial Property Architecture transitions to an 'integrated' industry
Firms said professionals must be experts not only in design. 
Commercial Property Where to invest your millions in real estate
Amongst locations, realtors suggest the Core Central Region.
Commercial Property How realtors dealt with the new realities of the real estate market 
An expert from Savills said the market has become increasingly international in its outlook. 
Commercial Property Singapore’s most outstanding architecture professionals under 40
This year’s list includes architects who helped improve healthcare spaces.
Media & Marketing How can brick-and-mortar stores be less boring? Here’s what experts say
Physical stores must revamp customers’ experiences by pushing “phygital” strategies.
Commercial Property Singapore's most notable real estate agents under 40
Women took the lead in this year's list, taking 11 spots.
HR & Education How firms can meet the booming demand for ESG jobs
Firms must seek a sustainability leader with an ESG mindset and green courses for workers.

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Upcoming major events to drive up retail sales: UOB 
The analyst expects retail sales post full-year growth of 8.5%.
Six adjoining freehold shophouses along Geylang Road up for sale
Expression of Interest ends on 9 November at 3 pm.
Rents for Core CBD Premium and Grade A offices rise to $11.30 psf
The Q3 figure surpasses the pre-pandemic high of $11.27 psf.
IMDA, NCS rolls out work and study programme for polytechnic grads
The programme will help provide 1,600 tech jobs and training opportunities.
MPA unveils steps to drive transformation in bunkering 
This includes a provisional national quality standard for marine biofuel.
HDB resale prices up 1.2% MoM in September: report
The prices grew for the 27th straight month.
Four public housing sites assigned as car-lite to boost public transport system
The sites are Ulu Pandan, Mount Pleasant, Tengah, and Keppel Club.
STB to boost MICE recovery with 3 new partnerships
Amongst STB's new partners is the Italian Exhibition Group.
Funding for startups grew more than 45% per annum: Gov’t
Funding activities reached $14.7b in 2021.
Retail sales growth moderates to 13.0% YoY in August
In July, retail sales grew 13.9% YoY.
Market update: STI up 0.46%, DFI Retail Group at the top
DFI Retail Group dominated the stock market.
Chart of the day: Mainland Chinese purchased the most non-landed homes in Singapore
District 10 was the most popular district amongst non-permanent resident foreigners.
Analyst cites factors to boost Industrial Reits value
It includes location, asset management and sustainability focus.
Freehold commercial shophouse in Holland Village up for sale
The public tender will close on 3 November at 2 pm.

Exclusives

Commercial Property Architecture transitions to an 'integrated' industry
Firms said professionals must be experts not only in design. 
Commercial Property Where to invest your millions in real estate
Amongst locations, realtors suggest the Core Central Region.
Commercial Property How realtors dealt with the new realities of the real estate market 
An expert from Savills said the market has become increasingly international in its outlook. 
Commercial Property Singapore’s most outstanding architecture professionals under 40
This year’s list includes architects who helped improve healthcare spaces.
Media & Marketing How can brick-and-mortar stores be less boring? Here’s what experts say
Physical stores must revamp customers’ experiences by pushing “phygital” strategies.
Commercial Property Singapore's most notable real estate agents under 40
Women took the lead in this year's list, taking 11 spots.
HR & Education How firms can meet the booming demand for ESG jobs
Firms must seek a sustainability leader with an ESG mindset and green courses for workers.

Join the Singapore Business Review community