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Green building adoption in Singapore nears 80%

In APAC, SG stands as the 7th top market for green building adoption.
1 day ago

Green building adoption in Singapore nears 80%

In APAC, SG stands as the 7th top market for green building adoption.
1 day ago

Lower property tax to benefit most private owners

Singapore will likely see a 20%-30% lower property tax in 2025.
2 days ago

MNCs offer more flexible working days than local companies: Hays

Only two in 10 MNCs require their workers to report five days a week in the office.
5 days ago

Logistics rents climb 8% YoY in 2H23

Singapore had the sixth-highest rent growth in APAC.

Streaming Battle: Netflix retains its crown in Singapore

The platform saw a 3% growth in its market share in 4Q23.

Singapore leads commercial real estate investments in APAC

Commercial investment volume in Singapore grew 462% QoQ and 110% YoY in 4Q23.

Almost half of employers still reluctant to use AI in recruitment

Employers who have utilised AI do so for shortlisting, amongst others.

7 in 10 SMEs plan to do more business internationally

Given this, more firms have been using apps for cross-border payments.

Manufacturing sector firms 'cautiously positive’ about business in 1H24

A net weighted balance of 10% expects an improved situation.

Average price of freehold shophouses jumps 10.1% YoY in 2023

The average price reflects a total transaction sales value of $948.0m.

Auction listings drop 2.9% QoQ in 4Q23

There were 99 listings in the last quarter of 2023.

Demand for industrial space dwindles to 86,000 sqm in 4Q23

With lower demand, the occupancy rate edged up by 0.1 ppt.

US emerges as the top source economy of Singapore's portfolio investment liabilities

Singapore's portfolio investment liabilities were at $593b as of the end of June 2023.