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HAVE Singapore retail rents finally bottomed? That is a question some people have been asking after the Urban Redevelopment Authority recently released data showing a 2.9 per cent rise in the...

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AFTER an impressive two-and-a-half year run, Singapore CBD Grade A office rentals appear to be taking a breather.

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THE regulator made waves when it opened up the 5G wireless market to not just two nationwide networks, as was already expected, but also included up to two smaller-scale licensees.

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ON March 27 this year, the Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) unveiled the CBD Incentive Scheme, offering 25 or 30 per cent additional gross floor area (GFA) to motivate owners of older,...

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EQUITY analysts were all agog on StarHub's third-quarter earnings call last week, but much of their interest had little to do with the mainboard-listed telco's three-month top line.

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IT'S been more than a year since Far East Organization (FEO) bought Chancery Court in Dunearn Road en bloc - yet there's still no sign of the project being torn down for redevelopment.

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GEORGE Quek is laser-focused on attaining a net profit margin of 8 per cent for BreadTalk Group by 2022 but is the chief executive of the food and beverage player biting off more than he can chew...

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IN AN interview featured in The Business Times last month, CapitaLand Group's president of Singapore and international, Jason Leow, spoke about how the group treats its retail tenants as partners...

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WHEN it comes to keeping telco subscribers loyal, offering them lifestyle perks has become all too common. Not that they are unwelcomed; I enjoy getting a free movie ticket now and then, as much...

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DURING the weekend before last, four new private residential projects were put on the market and all of them had posted relatively tepid sales, ranging from five units for Cuscaden Reserve to 21...