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  • 3 Heartland Mall levels, 2 Havelock II units sold


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  • Savings Bonds of up to S$2b to be offered in 2017: MAS


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  • Singapore games publisher takes Hong Kong's GEM route


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  • Office space gets pricier as global economy edges up

    Global prime occupancy costs increased by 2.4 per cent over the past year amid healthy demand for space in top-quality properties, including from the service sector, which entered its fourth year of...

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  • Asean integration to benefit logistics and commercial real estate

    These are positive times for the ASEAN region as it has recorded consistent positive economic growth in the last 10 years and a surge in foreign direct investments. This progress is in part backed...

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  • Technology rents catching up with banks as digital economy expands


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  • Singapore's office rents soften in Q3 on economic outlook: DTZ

    AVERAGE monthly gross rents in the CBD (central business district) declined by 4.1 per cent quarter on quarter (q-o-q) to S$10.40 per square foot in Q3, the first decline from an uptrend since 2013...

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  • Global regulators finalise new capital rule for big insurers

    [LONDON] The world's nine biggest insurance companies will have to hold more capital under new rules just finalised by global regulators that aim to prevent taxpayer bailouts of the industry in a...

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  • Private equity rushing in as banks retreat from mortgage deals

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  • Investors exit US ETFs that track EMs

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Straits Times Index 2,919.37 -9.21
Volume Value Rise Fall Unchanged
1,157.9M 1,114.2M 160 169 442
Hang Seng Index 22,564.82 -313.41
KLCI 1,628.96 2.52
Nikkei 225 18,426.08 -87.04
South Korea KOSPI 1,970.61 -13.14
Dow Jones Index 19,191.93 68.35
DJI data from Thomson Reuters
Updated: 02 Dec 2016 18:05 (Quotes are 10 mins delayed)


Courts Asia: Strengthens Singapore & Malaysia Leadership Teams With Key Appointments.

02 Dec 2016 17:20

Courts Asia Limited announced two key leadership appointments in Singapore and Malaysia in line with driving business growth. Mr Tan Huat Be...

BlackGold: Secures A Major Coal Sales Contract With Indonesia's PT Perusahaan Listrik Negara.

02 Dec 2016 09:59

Coal sales and purchase contract signed on 1 December 2016. Confirmed tonnage of 500,000 per annum. Contract for coal supply to PLN is confi...

Midas: Wins International & PRC Supply Contracts Worth RMB232.1 Million.

01 Dec 2016 17:11

Two contracts in the PRC worth RMB79.8 million. Two European contracts worth RMB137.7 million and a RMB14.6 million contract from the Middle...

MMP Resources Japan K.K.: Signs Agreement For Joint Operations Of Chisenupuri Ski Area In Niseko, Hokkaido, Japan.

29 Nov 2016 18:11

MMP Resources Limited's wholly-owned Japanese entity, MMP Resources Japan K.K., had entered into an operations and management agreement with...

Delfi: Singapore Court Of Appeal Rules In Favour Of Delfi In Trademark Infringement Appeal.

29 Nov 2016 17:20

Delfi Limited is pleased to announce that the Singapore Court of Appeal, upheld the High Court ruling in favour of Delfi and dismissed the a...

Perennial Real Estate Holdings: Secures Call Option To Acquire 20% Stake In Aviva Tower, UK, The Tallest Building In The City Of London Post-Redevelopment.

29 Nov 2016 07:06

Perennial Real Estate Holdings Limited has entered into a Call Option Agreement to secure a right to acquire a 20% stake in Aroland Holdings...



Great Eastern unit subscribes for additional shares in GEH subsidiary for S$24m

CIMB, Sompo ink S'pore deal to distribute general insurance products

In a multi-million dollar deal, CIMB Bank Singapore will distribute Sompo Insurance Singapore's general insurance products, such as motor...

AIG and Aviva offer motorists two-year insurance policies

INSTEAD of paying annually for car insurance, vehicle owners these days have a more unusual option - taking out a two-year policy, that...

Grab, AXA introduce usage-based insurance for private-hire car drivers

Easing taxes to create global insurance hub


Personal Finance

Get cash by just tapping ATM with mobile phone

Soon you will be able to withdraw cash from the ATM by tapping your mobile phone which can also issue digital credit cards.

Visa speeds up payment process with software upgrade

Visa said it would begin providing software to reduce the time people spend using new chip cards, which have small metallic squares on the...

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Research Reports

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Singapore stocks: Dividend yield monitor on 29 June 2015 14 Jul 2015

Singapore stocks: Dividend Yield Greater Than 6%

Increasing fair value 24 Feb 2015

The variance is likely to be due to higher allowances in 4Q14, which surged up to S$211m, up 40% YoY and 19% QoQ, and lower net trading...
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