Former CGS-CIMB broker jailed for manipulating Koyo shares

A FORMER CGS-CIMB Securities employee will do jail time for her involvement in manipulating trading in the shares of Catalist-listed Koyo International between August 2014 and January 2016.

STOCKS

Singapore, regional shares tumble amid global uncertainties

THE benchmark Straits Times Index (STI) extended its losses on Thursday and fell 1.25 per cent or 31.97 points to close at 2,523.62. This was amid grim news around the world such as tough Brexit negotiations, a resurgence in Covid-19 cases across European countries, and the lack of progress on...

Orchard semi-detached house for sale with S$12m guide price

A TWO-STOREY semi-detached property in Orchard has been offered for sale by real estate consulting firm Edmund Tie, with an indicative guide price of about S$12 million.

Former CGS-CIMB broker jailed for manipulating Koyo shares

THE Singapore court on Thursday sentenced a former CGS-CIMB Securities employee to 20 months and 18 weeks' jail for her involvement in manipulating trading in the shares of Catalist-listed Koyo International between August 2014 and January 2016.

Singapore shares down 1.25 per cent amid global uncertainties

THE benchmark Straits Times Index (STI) extended its losses on Thursday and fell 1.25 per cent or 31.97 points to close at 2,523.62, amid grim news surrounding the world's economy such as Brexit, a resurgence in Covid-19 cases across European countries and the lack of progress on US stimulus...

HDB unveils roadmap that aims to enhance residents' health and well-being

THE Singapore Housing and Development Board (HDB) on Thursday unveiled a roadmap that centres on planning and designing HDB towns that will contribute to the overall health and well-being of its residents.

Singapore and Hong Kong agree in-principle to establish air travel bubble

SINGAPORE and Hong Kong have reached an in-principle agreement to establish a bilateral air travel bubble (ATB), where travellers will not be subject to any quarantine or stay-home notice requirements, or a controlled itinerary.

Malfunction of power cable's insulation led to major train breakdown: SMRT

A BREAKDOWN of insulation of a power cable between Tuas Link and Tuas West Road stations was the culprit behind the major MRT breakdown during peak-hour traffic on Wednesday evening, based on preliminary findings.

Semi-detached house in Orchard up for sale with S$12m guide price

A TWO-STOREY semi-detached property in Orchard has been offered for sale by real estate consulting firm Edmund Tie, with an indicative guide price of about S$12 million.

Three-quarters of Singapore employees expect work-life balance to improve from flexi-work: poll

ALMOST three-quarters of Singapore employees expect work-life balance to improve as working from home regularly becomes a permanent option, according to a survey conducted by UOB.

Singapore stocks open lower amid US stimulus doubts; STI down 0.5%

SINGAPORE shares opened lower on Thursday, tracking losses on Wall Street following downbeat comments from lawmakers on the possibility of a new stimulus package.

STOCKS

STI up 15.23 points on optimism for upcoming Q3 earnings results

THE benchmark Straits Times Index (STI) on Tuesday climbed

STI up 0.6%, building on optimism of Q3 results season

THE benchmark Straits Times Index on Tuesday climbed 0.6 per cent or 15.23 points to close at 2,567.65, extending Monday's gains.

SGX and NZX to explore global dairy derivatives partnership

THE Singapore Exchange (SGX) and New Zealand's Exchange (NZX) on Tuesday signed a Heads of Agreement in relation to a global partnership to grow NZX's dairy derivatives market together.

COMPANY MEETINGS

Virtual, hybrid shareholder meetings could be here to stay: SGX, MAS

THE Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and the Singapore Exchange Regulation (SGX RegCo) are open to allowing hybrid and fully virtual meeting formats as a long-term option, should they "be carried out effectively", said MAS's deputy managing director in charge of financial supervision Ong...

STOCKS

STI kicks off week with 19-point gain ahead of Phase 3 'roadmap'

SINGAPORE stocks kicked off the week on a positive start, with the benchmark Straits Times Index (STI) ending the day up 0.77 per cent or 19.46 points to close at 2,552.42. Sembcorp Industries came out tops among the STI constituents, gaining 3.01 per cent or S$0.04 to close at S$1.37.

World's largest LNG-powered container ship arrives in Singapore on maiden call

SINGAPORE on Monday welcomed the maiden arrival of the world's largest containership to be fully powered by liquefied natural gas (LNG) at the CMA CGM-PSA Lion Terminal.

STI begins the week with 0.8% gain

SINGAPORE stocks kicked off the week on a positive start, with the benchmark Straits Times Index (STI) ending the day up 0.77 per cent or 19.46 points to close at 2,552.42.

Singapore open to virtual shareholder meetings in post-Covid times: MAS

THE Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and the Singapore Exchange Regulation (SGX RegCo) are open to allowing hybrid and fully virtual shareholder meeting formats as a long-term option, should they "be carried out effectively", said MAS's deputy managing director in charge of financial...

Singapore welcomes maiden arrival of world's largest LNG-powered containership

SINGAPORE on Monday welcomed the maiden arrival of the world's largest containership to be fully-powered by liquefied natural gas (LNG) at the CMA CGM-PSA Lion Terminal.

No impact likely on prices for projects nearing completion from government's further relief measures

THE latest relief measures for developers which offer a further six-month extension for project completion is not expected to impact the prices of projects with completion dates in the next couple of years.

BT senior correspondent Ben Paul among winners at SGX Orb Awards

BUSINESS Times senior correspondent Ben Paul has bagged an SGX (Singapore Exchange) Orb Award for his column on the Brooks Brothers bankruptcy.

VIRUS OUTBREAK: REIGNITING AIR TRAVEL

Changi falls from 7th to 58th on the world's busiest airport list

ONCE the seventh busiest airport in the world for international passenger traffic, Changi Airport has now slipped to 58th place.

STOCKS

STI extends gains on Trump's return to White House

SINGAPORE stocks continued to gain traction on Tuesday, following the trend in world equities as news of US president Donald Trump's return to the White House lifted investors' confidence.

STI extends rally upon Trump's return to White House, gains 0.5%

SINGAPORE stocks continued to gain traction on Tuesday, following the trend in world equities as news of US president Donald Trump's return to the White House led to an uplift in investors' confidence.