Jun 1, 2020 04:11 PM

CIMB customers join forces to challenge bank on mortgage hike decision

MORE than 40 housing loan customers of CIMB Bank Singapore have joined forces to challenge the bank on its decision...

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May 25, 2020 05:50 AM

Money Hacks: Passive vs active investing - debunking misconceptions (Ep 72)

In this episode, we talk about passive and active investing, ETFs and unit trusts. Why should the average investor...

Singapore Budget 2020

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Jun 1, 2020 06:30 PM

Daily Debrief: What Happened Today

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BREAKING NEWS

Jun 1, 2020 10:03 PM

Axcelasia gets S$0.208 per share cash offer from Dorr Global Healthcare Intl

DORR Global Healthcare International, a provider of management consultancy services for healthcare organisations,...

Jun 1, 2020 10:00 PM

Fiat Chrysler to list robot-making unit Comau

[MILAN] Fiat Chrysler said on Monday it planned to list its robot-making unit Comau and had appointed Paolo Carmassi...

Jun 1, 2020 09:51 PM

US: Stocks dip as market digests protests, reopenings

[NEW YORK] Wall Street stocks dipped in early trading Monday as markets digested a weekend of civil rights protest...

Jun 1, 2020 09:25 PM

China tells state firms to halt purchases of major US farm products: sources

[BEIJING] China has told state-owned firms to halt purchases of soybeans and pork from the United States, two people...

Jun 1, 2020 08:56 PM

Govt to build 11 dorms in next 2 years for 100,000 workers; temporary spaces for 60,000 workers

[SINGAPORE] About 60,000 bed spaces for migrant workers will be ready by the end of the year, with another 100,000...

EDITOR'S CHOICE

Jun 1, 2020 05:50 AM
BT EXCLUSIVE

New fronts for mediation as preferred form of dispute resolution amid Covid-19

A FAILED joint venture, strained communication and both parties - an American and a Korean - at loggerheads on how...

Jun 1, 2020 05:50 AM

Ho Bee bolsters recurring income shield

IN 2010, Ho Bee Land clinched a commercial site beside the Buona Vista MRT Interchange. With this, the group sowed...

Jun 1, 2020 05:50 AM
NEWS ANALYSIS

Temasek sold off NOL, so why save PIL?

TEMASEK Holdings decided against taking a long-term view with former flag carrier Neptune Orient Lines (NOL) five...

LIFESTYLE

May 29, 2020 05:50 AM

With Covid-19, time to switch to plant-based meat: David Yeung

COVID-19 IS ONE big reason why we need to look at plant-based proteins, say climate advocates. According to the US...

May 29, 2020 05:50 AM

The Office Post Covid-19

June 2 marks the day when Singapore cautiously initiates its first phase of reopening after the end of the circuit...

May 29, 2020 05:50 AM
DINING IN

Crustacean cravings

WE are suckers for Facebook Live auctions. We're bewitched by online fishmongers who convince us that our chosen...


ASEAN BUSINESS

Jun 1, 2020 01:09 PM

KiotViet talks about e-commerce retail in Vietnam and how Covid-19 has shaken up the scene

Vietnamese business solutions startup KiotViet, which was set up in 2014, provides small and medium-sized...

GARAGE

Jun 1, 2020 03:55 PM

Biotech-heavy 'Nasdaq of Japan' is Asia's best-performing index

[TOKYO] Japan's Mothers Index recovered to the 1,000 point milestone for the first time since December 2018 as the...


STOCKS

MARKET TODAY:
Jun 1, 2020 09:51 PM

US: Stocks dip as market digests protests, reopenings

[NEW YORK] Wall Street stocks dipped in early trading Monday as markets digested a weekend of civil rights protest...

Jun 1, 2020 05:53 PM

STI up 1.6%, in line with Asian market performance after Trump's announcement

THE Straits Times Index (STI) ended Monday up 40.11 points or 1.6 per cent at 2,550.86 points.

Jun 1, 2020 05:21 PM

Malaysia: Shares close higher on Monday

MALAYSIA share prices closed higher on Monday with the FTSE Bursa Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Composite Index up 16.89...

Jun 1, 2020 04:24 PM

Hong Kong: Stocks close sharply higher

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong stocks started the week with a bang Monday, rallying more than three per cent on relief that...

Jun 1, 2020 03:56 PM

Seoul: Shares jump as US-China worries ease

[SEOUL] South Korean shares buoyed on Monday as the US President Donald Trump's threat against China over a national...

Jun 1, 2020 03:55 PM

Biotech-heavy 'Nasdaq of Japan' is Asia's best-performing index

[TOKYO] Japan's Mothers Index recovered to the 1,000 point milestone for the first time since December 2018 as the...


BT WEEKLY

Jun 1, 2020 05:50 AM

Tensions at the mouth of the dragon

THIS WEEK'S TOPIC: How do you see the impact of Hong Kong's new security law on the city's status as a financial and...

May 25, 2020 05:50 AM
TOPLINE

Hyphens Pharma revs up digital push amid Covid-19

HAVING transformed its traditional wholesale business into an online medical hypermart two decades ago, Hyphens...

May 30, 2020 05:50 AM

Goldbell, Oddle join hands to offer cash advances to F&B firms

ONLINE food ordering platform Oddle and Goldbell Financial Services (GBFS) have partnered to offer cash advances of...

Aug 8, 2018 05:50 AM

Digitise services to meet client's expectations

BUSINESS-to-business (B2B) customers are increasingly expecting a business-to-consumer (B2C) experience, said...

May 30, 2020 05:50 AM

During a crisis, investors should make it a point to think the unthinkable

INVESTING in Asia for 30 years has shown me that crises profoundly change the market landscape. So, what have I...

May 29, 2020 05:50 AM
DINING IN

Crustacean cravings

WE are suckers for Facebook Live auctions. We're bewitched by online fishmongers who convince us that our chosen...

May 30, 2020 05:50 AM

Beyond the 3 Rs: How can Singapore move forward on sustainability?

GETTING people to care about the environment is an uphill battle that advocates around the world have been fighting...

Jul 13, 2019 05:50 AM
CUBICLE FILES

Why spotting "hidden influencers" at work matters

WHEN one thinks of influencers these days, it is usually in a less-than-flattering light. Often dismissed as jobless...

May 29, 2020 05:50 AM

The Office Post Covid-19

June 2 marks the day when Singapore cautiously initiates its first phase of reopening after the end of the circuit...

Apr 4, 2020 05:50 AM
GOLD REPORT

Gold rallies on a surge of US jobless claims

GOLD futures this week have been volatile, dropping US$82 an ounce early in the week and then recovering US$46 (at...



FOCUS

Jun 1, 2020 08:13 PM

40,000 migrant workers cleared of Covid-19 to resume working, 8 sites picked for new 'quick build dorms'

SOME 40,000 migrant workers in Singapore living in dormitories have been cleared of Covid-19 infection to resume...

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Jun 1, 2020 12:15 PM

OCBC to trim salary credit bonus interest on 360 account from July 1

AMID a weakened interest rate environment and the challenging macro climate, OCBC will reduce the salary credit...

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Jun 1, 2020 05:50 AM

Ho Bee bolsters recurring income shield

IN 2010, Ho Bee Land clinched a commercial site beside the Buona Vista MRT Interchange. With this, the group sowed...

May 30, 2020 05:03 PM

Singapore secured S$13b in investment commitments in Jan-Apr 2020; exceeds EDB projection

SINGAPORE secured S$13 billion in investment commitments from January to April this year, already exceeding the...


THE RAFFLES CONVERSATION

May 30, 2020 05:50 AM

Banking on leadership

IN his 27-year career as a banker, Standard Chartered Singapore's chief executive officer Patrick Lee is facing his...

May 23, 2020 05:50 AM

Pushing the envelope

EVEN as e-commerce has largely been a boon for consumers, offering options and convenience previously unimaginable,...

May 16, 2020 05:50 AM

Hey, Google

FOR Ben King, Google's Singapore Country Director, it's been a baptism by fire. Soon after his appointment in...

May 9, 2020 05:50 AM

Golden globalist

LET'S imagine a world sans Covid-19. After reading her recent op-ed in The Business Times on sustainability...


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