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  • The economies of sharing

    FORMER human resource manager Lynn Lim and retired teacher Ms Neo could not be more different in demeanour and demographic. But they share one thing in common. Now self-employed after leaving their...

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  • Singapore consumer confidence jumps by most among S-E Asia nations in H1: survey

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  • In the Asia-Pacific, talent shortages will bite hardest in S'pore

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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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Volume Value Rise Fall Unchanged
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Hang Seng Index 27,047.57 -296.65
KLCI 1,776.22 -0.09
Nikkei 225 19,470.41 -232.22
South Korea KOSPI 2,358.37 -3.30
Dow Jones Index 21,408.52 -5.82
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Updated: 18 Aug 2017 18:05 (Quotes are 10 mins delayed)

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BlackGoldNatural: Chairman Purchases 180,000 Shares Of Company's Shares On The Open Market.

18 Aug 2017 11:40

BlackGold Natural Resources Limited is pleased to announce that Mr Intekhab Khan, the Independent Non-Executive Chairman of the Group, had o...

Aspen: Awards Main Construction Of Vertu Resort To Kerjaya Prospek.

17 Aug 2017 17:27

Aspen Vision City Sdn Bhd, a joint venture company of Aspen Group and IKEA Southeast Asia, has awarded Kerjaya Propek (M) Sdn Bhd, a subsidi...

Loyz Energy: Reverses Losses, Posts US$12.9 Million In Net Profit For FY2017.

17 Aug 2017 10:38

Group delivers fourth consecutive quarter of profits with its conscientious efforts in strengthening its financial position. Drilling campai...

Sarine: Digital Reports Set To Change The Way Diamonds Are Sold By Key Korean Retailer.

17 Aug 2017 10:21

Sarine Technologies Ltd is proud to announce that Golden Dew, the prestigious South Korean jewellery retail chain, formally launched the Sar...

Hatten Land: Posts RM59.7 Million Net Profit For 4Q2017, Net Profit In FY2017 Rises 32.6% To RM91.0 Million Y-o-Y Excluding One-Off RTO Expenses.

17 Aug 2017 10:18

Operating profit of RM112.7 million for FY2017. Declares maiden dividend of 0.05 Singapore cent per share. Unbilled revenue of approximately...

Avi-Tech: Ends FY2017 With A Robust Fourth Quarter Performance Underpinned By Sustained Growth In Automotive Semiconductor & Cloud Networking.

17 Aug 2017 10:07

4Q2017 net profit increased by 62.0% to S$2.2 million and 4Q2017 revenue increased by 29.2% to S$12.0 million. FY2017 net profit and revenue...

Insurance

Insurance

Aviva merges UK insurance businesses, Europe CEO quits

British insurer Aviva will merge its UK life and general insurance businesses as it focuses on offering products online, it said on...

Allianz to sell general insurance products through StanChart

To position its Asia business as "the growth engine for Allianz globally", Europe's largest insurer by market capitalisation has partnered...

Tokio Marine Life rolls out chatbot, app to help advisers

Insurance disruption fuelling customer-centric innovations

Motor-insurance market to grow in 2017: AIG

The motor insurance market is expected to grow in the year ahead, given a rising number of rental vehicles, greater use of telematics and...

Finance

Personal Finance

Mastercard preying on 46m consumers sparks £14b lawsuit

Mastercard Inc preyed on more than 46 million unknowing consumers by unfairly charging card fees over a 16-year period, lawyers seeking to...

Pressure on Sibor and SOR continues with spectre of Fed hikes

Local interest rates remain under pressure and have continued to rise in the New Year.

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Research Reports

Research Reports

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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