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Daily briefing: Biden appoints US ambassador in Singapore; Employment expands in Q2 but at slower pace

And firms say discount for vaccinated people not discriminatory.
39 minutes ago

Daily briefing: Biden appoints US ambassador in Singapore; Employment expands in Q2 but at slower pace

And firms say discount for vaccinated people not discriminatory.
39 minutes ago

Market Update: STI closes flat at -0.01%

This is the last trading day before the ghost month.
39 minutes ago

Japfa net profit grew 54.3% YoY to US$118.5m in H1

Its revenue also rose 23.4% YoY to. US$2,262.4m in the same period. 
2 days ago

GuocoLand to develop three 25-storey towers in Lentor Hills

It is expected to be ready for launch in H2 2022.
2 days ago

2 in 5 Singaporeans bit by the travel bug

Encouraged by vaccinations, more Singaporeans plan to travel in the next three months.
2 days ago

Estate Agents Act amendments takes effect 30 July

The amendments include higher penalties for erring property agencies or agents. 
2 days ago

MPA launches maritime decarbonisation centre

The centre aims to spearhead Singapore’s maritime industry’s energy transition.
2 days ago

Safety measures cooled residential property market: analyst 

However, PropertyGuru’s data showed continued confidence amongst sellers.
2 days ago

Accredify launches on-site COVID-19 testing system for SG firms

The system enables employees to have test results in as fast as 60 seconds.
2 days ago

Sembmarine sinks $647m in net loss for H1 2021

COVID-19 disruptions continue to cause delays in its projects.
2 days ago

Jardine Matheson underlying profit up 65% amidst challenging conditions

Its underlying profit of $832.2m is still 17% below pre-COVID levels.
2 days ago

SIA cuts down net loss to $409m in Q1

The airline saw a net loss of $1.12b in the same period last year.
2 days ago

Keppel’s net profit rebounds to $300m in H1 2021

All of its key businesses were profitable in the first six months of the year.
2 days ago

Market Update: STI up 1.08%

Singtel, Keppel Corp, and OCBC Bank led the Straits Times Index on 29 July.
3 days ago

HR Briefing: Retaining talent in the time of COVID

There seems to be a trend amongst workers looking to switch employers.
3 days ago