In Focus

21 May 19
Malaysia offers more competitive surgery costs with a heart bypass costing just US$14,000 compared to US$23,000 in Singapore.
21 May 19
Growth in the manufacturing, wholesale trade, transportation and storage sectors will likely be subdued.
20 May 19
The formation of new bad loans in Q1 was the lowest in five years.
17 May 19
UOB was the only weak link as margins shrunk 5bps.
15 May 19
76.1% of the units sold for the month were previously launched in 2018.
15 May 19
New non-landed homes in CCR skyrocketed 82.4% to 186 units.
14 May 19
High-net worth wealth also fell 8.8% to US$84b.
12 May 19
The leverage of Singtel is set to increase to 2.3x-2.5x in FY19.
9 May 19
The aggregate value of properties sold at auctions fell 26.1% to 11.57m in Q1.
9 May 19
The construction sector shrank by 3.4% in 2018 due to a slowdown in public sector construction activities.
7 May 19
Sales of older flats made up 13.9% of total resale transactions in Q1 2019.
6 May 19
Drawn by the growth story in Southeast Asia, corporate venture capital funds by unicorns as well as by foreign challengers are setting their...
6 May 19
Moderating growth in the new orders, exports, factory output, inventory and employment level dragged monthly figures.
3 May 19
Its wholesale banking unit is ditching the pyramid structure in favour of self-steering teams.
2 May 19
The average consumer spends 15 times as much as companies in FX fees per dollar remitted.
30 Apr 19
GrabFood has around 20 riders with physical disabilities carrying out food deliveries.
29 Apr 19
Its floating city project, Green Float, can house up to 50,000 people.
28 Apr 19
Efficient onboarding processes and sustained employee engagement efforts are key.
25 Apr 19
Singapore is expected to rank as the 23rd largest grocery market in Asia.
25 Apr 19
The Lion City ranked 26th in its ability to retain skilled workers.
24 Apr 19
Trading and wealth management income may have rebounded between 10-36% in Q1.
23 Apr 19
Offices are expected to lure more investments thanks to recovering rents.
22 Apr 19
Upcoming launches include Avenue South Residence, Meyerhouse and 333 Thomson Road.
18 Apr 19
State tenders surged to $3.1b from $110m in Q4 2018.
18 Apr 19
The sharp 4% growth of outlets in 2018 marks the sector's cyclical problem as supply has only grown 1.6% for the past five years, an analyst...
17 Apr 19
NUS’ index recorded a 25.03% QoQ drop secondary sales even as prices eased 0.5%.
16 Apr 19
Expats with cash to burn are primarily driving demand for co-living set-ups.
14 Apr 19
A stable currency and sustained spending will prop up the slowing economy.
12 Apr 19
Average property prices stand at US$874,372.
10 Apr 19
But the growing cloud business could reduce the demand for colocation services if colocation tenants make the switch.
9 Apr 19
Hyflux's distress may just be the beginning of a series of default risk situations.
9 Apr 19
More experiential store offerings are in the pipeline with the launch of Decathlon’s Singapore Lab, Don Don Donki’s freshly baked...
8 Apr 19
GrabFood head Tomaso Rodriguez details his vision for the food delivery app.
5 Apr 19
Prices are expected to grow 0-2% for homes on expensive land bought during the en bloc cycle.
4 Apr 19
They are expected to create up to 5,000 jobs.
3 Apr 19
Instead of collecting 20% commission fee, FastGo charges its drivers a fixed daily amount.
2 Apr 19
Its price freeze of 100 FairPrice housebrand products until 30 Jun 2020 kicked off a price competition amongst housebrands.
2 Apr 19
The on-demand platform is aiming to be the preferred financial partner of Southeast Asia's micro-entrepreneurs and small businesses.
2 Apr 19
Raffles Family Office is open to investing in healthtech, fintech and cybersecurity startups.
2 Apr 19
Size and requirement woes plagued what could have been the largest en bloc deal in Singapore’s history.