VIRUS OUTBREAK

SOME 60,000 new bed spaces will be ready for migrant workers by end-2020, while another close to 60,000 with "new designs and new standards" will be added within the next two years, National...

WORKERS working from home can claim deduction against employment income for charges such as electricity and telecommunication expenses not reimbursed by employers.

BEYOND COVID-19: BANKING

MOST bankers will not be flocking back to their offices as Singapore eases out of its partial lockdown this week, with major banks here looking to maintain their current work-from-home...

THE Business Times and The Straits Times are jointly organising a star-studded virtual concert in aid of the The Business Times Budding Artists Fund (BTBAF) and The Straits Times School Pocket...

AS analysts expect more Reit issuers of perpetual bonds to follow in Ascott Residence Trust's (ART) footsteps, DBS Group Research on Monday flagged that perpetual holders could face a risk of a 1...

BEYOND COVID-19: MANUFACTURING

COSTS while important, will become secondary, as governments and companies focus on strategic and critical manufacturing in the coming years, putting Singapore in a position to further strengthen...

BT EXCLUSIVE

A FAILED joint venture, strained communication and both parties - an American and a Korean - at loggerheads on how to move on.

BT EXCLUSIVE: GOLD IN FOCUS

GOLD is expected to rise to US$2,000 per ounce in the next few months, with more bullish forecasts putting the figure at US$3,000/oz, as the appeal of the yellow metal increases as a coronavirus...

MARK TO MARKET

AT INDOFOOD Agri Resources' (IndoAgri) annual general meeting (AGM) scheduled for June 16, three of the four directors who recommended that minority investors accept the lowball privatisation...

NEWS ANALYSIS

TEMASEK Holdings decided against taking a long-term view with former flag carrier Neptune Orient Lines (NOL) five years ago. Why is it answering Pacific International Lines' (PIL) call for help...

BREAKING NEWS

Jun 2, 2020 09:05 AM

Stocks to watch: SGX, Singapore Airlines, IHH, Sapphire, Boustead Projects, USP

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

Jun 2, 2020 08:56 AM

Boustead Projects, YCH reach settlement over S$2.3m Supply Chain City lawsuit

MAINBOARD-LISTED Boustead Projects has amicably resolved a lawsuit filed against it in November 2018 by YCH Holdings...

Jun 2, 2020 08:52 AM

USP key management takes 30% pay cut amid Covid-19

KEY management personnel of USP Group have voluntarily taken a 30 per cent reduction in remuneration, with the...

Jun 2, 2020 08:48 AM

UN agency recommends health guidelines for airlines

[MONTREAL] Mask wearing, temperature controls, disinfection of aircraft: the International Civil Aviation...

Jun 2, 2020 08:44 AM

Starhill Global Reit to issue S$100m 3.15% notes due 2025

STARHILL Global Real Estate Investment Trust (Starhill Global Reit) has closed the order book for S$100 million of...