VIRUS OUTBREAK: JOBS IMPACT

Singapore maritime sector to offer 1,000 traineeships, attachments

SINGAPORE citizens and permanent residents will be able to access 1,000 traineeships, company attachments and training opportunities in the maritime sector in the coming months.

Singapore workers focus on staying relevant in tight job market: poll

EMPLOYEES in Singapore - especially those who are older - are getting worried about being retrenched or becoming irrelevant in the increasingly uncertain and tight job market.

Another office floor at GB Building for sale, with guide price of S$9.8m

AN ENTIRE floor of GB Building in Singapore's central business district has been launched for sale with a guide price of nearly S$9.8 million.

Singapore property agents urged to be ethical, give accurate advice

PROPERTY agents in Singapore should be ethical, build trust with consumers and "pay special attention to ensure advice rendered is accurate, measured and takes into consideration the overall economic outlook".

Singapore property agents urged to give accurate advice; new guide on ratings launched

PROPERTY agents in Singapore should be ethical, build trust with consumers and "pay special attention to ensure advice rendered is accurate, measured and takes into consideration the overall economic outlook".

Another office floor at Cecil Street's GB Building offered for sale

AN entire floor of GB Building in Singapore's central business district has been launched for sale with a guide price of nearly S$9.8 million.

1,000 traineeships and attachments for more Singaporeans, PRs to join maritime sector

SINGAPORE citizens and permanent residents will be able to access 1,000 traineeships, company attachments and training opportunities in the maritime sector in the coming months.

Singapore workers see urgent need to reskill, upskill in tight job market: poll

EMPLOYEES in Singapore - especially those who are older - are getting worried about being retrenched or becoming irrelevant in the increasingly uncertain and tight job market.

Alibaba Pictures says half-year revenue to shrink 35-40%

ALIBABA Pictures Group expects its unaudited revenue for the six months ended Sept 30 to decrease by about 35-40 per cent, from 1.5 billion yuan (S$305.3 million) in the year-ago period.

Keppel completes investment in Mumbai township JV

KEPPEL Corp's wholly-owned subsidiary Lipalton has completed its investment into Kapstone Constructions, and now holds 49 per cent of the latter's total voting rights.

Stocks to watch: CDL, CapitaLand Mall Trust, KIT, Suntec Reit, KORE, Keppel

THE following companies saw new developments that may affect trading of their securities on Thursday:

CDL director Kwek Leng Peck quits over differences with board

IN one of the most stunning corporate developments at City Developments in its more than 50-year history, its non-executive and non-independent director Kwek Leng Peck left the property giant on Monday, citing his disagreements with the board and management on the group's investment in a Chinese...

CCT Q3 DPU falls 9.1% to S$0.02; expected to delist on Nov 3

CAPITALAND Commercial Trust (CCT) on Wednesday posted a 9.1 per cent fall in its third-quarter distribution per unit (DPU) to two Singapore cents, from 2.2 Singapore cents a year earlier.

CDLHT sells Novotel Brisbane for A$67.9m to independent third-party buyer

CDL Hospitality Trusts (CDLHT) is selling its 4.5-star hotel Novotel Brisbane in Australia for A$67.9 million (S$66.4 million) to an independent third-party buyer, ADFA Brisbane.

Shophouse blitz: Tiong Bahru, River Valley, Bugis assets up for grabs

A SLEW of shophouses in Singapore have been put up for sale or have been transacted this week, as the market heats up after a months-long lull from pandemic-related restrictions.

Tiong Bahru row of freehold shophouses goes on the market for at least S$50m

A ROW of freehold conserved shophouses near the Tiong Bahru Market food court will be launched for sale on Thursday via an expression of interest (EOI) exercise.

CDL director Kwek Leng Peck quits due to disagreements with board, management

CITY Developments Limited (CDL) non-executive and non-independent director Kwek Leng Peck left the property giant on Monday, citing the management of its British hotel arm and the investment in a Chinese firm.

Singapore's shophouse comeback continues; River Valley, Bugis properties for sale

MORE shophouses in Singapore have been launched for sale or transacted this week as the market continues to heat up after a months-long lull from pandemic-related restrictions.

CDLHT sells Brisbane hotel at slight premium, exiting market as challenges loom

CDL Hospitality Trusts (CDLHT) is selling its 4.5-star hotel Novotel Brisbane in Australia for S$67.9 million (S$66.4 million) to an independent third-party buyer, ADFA Brisbane.

Stocks to watch: Keppel, Mapletree Logistics Trust, SIA, Keppel DC Reit, CDLHT

THE following companies saw new developments that may affect trading of their securities on Wednesday:

CMT to be renamed CapitaLand Integrated Commercial Trust on Nov 3

THE trust scheme for the merger of CapitaLand Mall Trust (CMT) and CapitaLand Commercial Trust (CCT) became effective and binding on Wednesday.

IReit Global raises S$142.8m in rights issue

IREIT Global has raised S$142.8 million in a rights issue to finance the acquisition of a 60 per cent interest in some properties in Spain and to repay a loan from City Developments (CDL).

Amcorp Global gets green light to resume trading

THE Singapore Exchange (SGX) has no objection to the lifting of the trading suspension in shares of Malaysia-based Amcorp Global, formerly known as Tee Land.

Good Class Bungalow at King Albert Park put on market for S$45.5m

A GOOD Class Bungalow (GCB) at 22A King Albert Park in District 21 is available for sale again, this time via private treaty and carrying a guide price of S$45.5 million, exclusive marketing agent ERA Realty told The Business Times (BT).

Impossible Foods launches for retail in Singapore, Hong Kong supermarkets

CONSUMERS in Singapore and Hong Kong are now able to buy the plant-based Impossible Beef directly from grocery stores.