Saturday, Jan 12, 2019

TOP STORIES

BT EXCLUSIVE

Rolls-Royce is on a roll

Customers like that not only exist, they helped Rolls-Royce sell 4,107 cars in 2018, the...
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HOT STOCK

Creative shares surge 36% on positive CES launch of new SXFI headphone technology

Some 3.8 million shares changed hands, about 10 times the average 300,000 shares in...
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Workforce Singapore making progress in helping workers displaced by economic restructuring: PM

WORKFORCE Singapore (WSG) is gaining momentum in its efforts to help workers who are...
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Shrinking retail receipts in November

BLACK Friday failed to save Singapore retailers in November last year, as sales shrank...
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Japan to revise wage calculation in GDP; likely also to revise budget based on data errors

JAPAN'S government said on Friday it will amend the calculation of workers'...
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Indonesia prepares regulations to fix ride-hailing rates

INDONESIA is preparing to launch regulations fixing the rates drivers and riders for ride...
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Ford, Jaguar slash thousands of jobs across Europe

FORD and Jaguar Land Rover unveiled sweeping job cuts across Europe on Thursday as...
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OCBC Cycle launches new corporate category with BT

IN partnership with The Business Times, OCBC Cycle announced a new corporate race...
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More PMEs from fintech, banking, finance get union representation

A UNION representing administrative and managerial staff of banks here has now opened its...
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COMPANIES & MARKETS

Olivia Lum should give up role as Hyflux chair during restructuring, says Sias chief

WITH beleaguered water treatment firm Hyflux appearing to be on the mend, attention has...
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Yoma in Thai bond offering of 2.3b baht

BURMESE conglomerate Yoma Strategic this week announced that it has filed with the the...
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HOT STOCKS

Oxley shares add 7% on news of deal to sell Stevens Road hotels

SHARES in property developer Oxley Holdings were on a tear in Friday's early session...
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HOT STOCKS

Charisma responds to SGX queries over stock price surge; GSH shares most heavily traded

CHARISMA Energy Services has said that it is unaware of any information not previously...
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China's Wanda files for US IPO of sports unit to raise up to US$500m: sources

CHINESE conglomerate Dalian Wanda Group has filed confidentially for a US initial public...
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Alibaba-backed AI startup Megvii said to be weighing IPO this year

MEGVII, the owner of facial recognition developer Face++, is considering an initial...
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Sunvic Chemical to ask for trading halt after receiving demand over 222.5m yuan in loans

THE board of Sunvic Chemical Holdings on Friday said it will request that Singapore...
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STOCKS

ST Index ends week 4.6% higher at 3,198.65 points

WHAT a difference a week makes. Much of the negativity that radiated through markets have...
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Brokers' take

FOLLOWING our downgrade on SATS on Nov 9 and the release of its second quarter results,...
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REAL ESTATE

Workspace provider IWG takes space at Capitol Singapore

MAINBOARD-LISTED Perennial Real Estate Holdings has leased over 20,600 square feet of...
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Older London offices could become a bargain

FOR the first time ever, London office rents are set to go in two different directions.
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US$13m cliffside mansion up for sale in Mexico

DICK Butera, a real estate developer and one-time owner of Aspen's Hotel Jerome,...
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Mystery buyer forfeits HK$36m after changing mind on prime Hong Kong property

A MYSTERY buyer has forfeited a HK$36 million (S$6.2 million) deposit after walking away...
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Australia's housing sector slump shows up in another sickly set of data

AUSTRALIA'S construction activity has slowed to the weakest in five-and-a-half years...
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Reits

Highest-yielding real estate investment trusts
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TECHNOLOGY

THE BROAD VIEW

PCs have valuable lessons for the smartphone industry

THE smartphone market is following the growth-challenged path of personal computers (PCs...
PUBLISHED Jan 12, 2019 05:50 AM

LIFE & CULTURE

THE BROAD VIEW

A wave of women older and in power, rejecting invisibility

WHEN Susan Zirinsky takes over CBS News in March, she will be the first woman to hold the...
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THE FINISH LINE

The players to watch at the Australian Open

THE Australian Open - the first Grand Slam of the tennis calendar - begins in Melbourne...
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Bulls born to buck, spin and kick their riders rule the rodeo roost

EACH year, when the bucking bulls arrive at Madison Square Garden, livestock trailers...
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Finding new value in the work of anonymous shutterbugs

A WOMAN in a tree. Water skiers. Factory machinery. An army officer. Niagara Falls. A...
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The poor sick day is in declining health

ADAM Toren remembers the last time he crawled into bed, pulled the covers over his head...
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CUBICLE FILES

Don't burn your bridges at work

IT'S probably not a surprise that January tends to be the time when people hand in...
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THE RAFFLES CONVERSATION

Cyber sleuth

AS a thought experiment let's ask ourselves : "Why do we obey laws?"...
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INVESTING & WEALTH

The role of real estate in a diversified portfolio

REAL estate has long been seen as a rich hunting ground for investment returns by...
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VALUE INSIGHT

Of timing and catching a 'Rising Star'

A fund manager had targeted September 2018 as the launch date for his new fund. But due...
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CFA SINGAPORE INSIGHTS

Why analyst forecasts are lessons in futility

WITH the end of 2018 and the start of 2019, comes the usual barrage of reports on...
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THE FOOL'S EYE VIEW

How income investors cope with volatile markets

AS January goes, so goes the year. Be warned. That old stock market adage is likely to be...
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GOLD REPORT

Choppy trading conditions for gold

What are the key drivers for gold this week?
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