Monday, Jan 27, 2020


Feb 18, 2020 05:00 PM

Budget 2020: Government to set up new trust for social service sector

THIS year, the Ministry of Social and Family Development (MSF) and the National Council of Social Service (NCSS)...

Feb 18, 2020 04:53 PM

Budget 2020: Basic Retirement Sum set at S$93,000 for those turning 55 next year

THE Basic Retirement Sum (BRS) will continue to increase by the same 3 per cent per year for the next two cohorts,...

Feb 18, 2020 04:49 PM

Budget 2020: Singaporeans above 21 to get one-off cash payout of up to S$300

All Singaporeans above 21 will receive a one-off cash payout of up to S$300 as part of the government's S$1.6...

Feb 18, 2020 04:42 PM

Hong Kong protests hurt Holiday Inn-owner IHG, sees pain from virus outbreak

[BENGALURU] Holiday Inn-owner InterContinental Hotels Group reported on Tuesday a slight dip in annual room revenue...

Feb 18, 2020 04:41 PM

Hong Kong: Stocks close lower

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong stocks closed sharply lower on Tuesday as the deadly new coronavirus took a toll on corporate...

Feb 18, 2020 04:39 PM

Budget 2020: Self-help groups to get S$10m grant to support needy families amid virus outbreak

THE Singapore government will provide a S$10 million grant to self-help groups over two years, Deputy Prime Minister...