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THE best way to restore confidence in Eagle Hospitality Trust (EHT) is for the current Reit manager to be replaced by one that is competent and independent of EHT's sponsor and master lessee Urban...

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COMPANIES that place their profit and loss statement ahead of their balance sheet in their annual reports are focused on growth, while companies that do the opposite are more concerned about...

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A READER of The Business Times recently wrote to say he was surprised by an article in which Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) chief executive Tan Kiat How was quoted as saying that...

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IF "ugly" had a face for casino and leisure giant Genting Singapore, it could well be S$0.51 - the 11-year low the blue chip had plumbed to around mid-March on anxiety over the impact of Covid-19...

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THE decision by major structured products issuer Societe Generale (SocGen) to make a S$0.30 "goodwill" payment to traders who lost the entire value of their holdings in the 5x Short Singapore...

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THE telecoms regulator has promised a vibrant retail market for 5G in Singapore - and it believes that the key to that will be mandatory wholesaling arrangements.

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AS THE government aims to loosen movement restrictions, allowing for the gradual reopening of the economy as community transmission of Covid-19 falls, companies should be planning for a post-...

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THE Covid-19 (Temporary Measures) Act will help to support some companies here that would otherwise not survive the extended impact of the virus fallout.

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CREDIT is flowing to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), the lifeblood of Singapore's economy, amid the novel coronavirus outbreak.

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WHEN the first Singapore real estate investment trust (S-Reit), CapitaLand Mall Trust (CMT), was floated nearly 18 years ago, it soon became a stock market darling - rewarding unitholders with not...

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May 29, 2020 06:42 AM

Renault to cut 15,000 jobs in 2b euro cost cutting plan

[PARIS] French auto giant Renault plans to cut around 15,000 jobs worldwide, including 4,600 in France, as part of a...

May 29, 2020 06:39 AM

France to reopen cafes, end domestic travel limit

[PARIS] France on Thursday announced the long-awaited nationwide reopening of bars, restaurants and cafes from June...

May 29, 2020 06:36 AM

Europe: Stocks rise for fourth day on healthcare bounce

[BENGALURU] European shares rose for a fourth straight session on Thursday, as optimism over businesses returning to...

May 29, 2020 06:34 AM

US: Stocks sag on China tensions as Europe rises on restarts

[NEW YORK] Wall Street stocks stumbled in late afternoon trading on Thursday on rising tensions between Washington...

May 29, 2020 06:32 AM

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