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Straits Times Index 3,264.09 -12.65
Volume Value Rise Fall Unchanged
1,028.1M 695.4M 187 193 781
Hang Seng Index 22,932.98 -296.23
KLCI 1,845.32 -0.99
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Mirach Energy 0.170 -
APAC Strategic 0.058 +0.001
IHC 0.270 +0.005
Charisma Energy 0.030 -0.001
Noble 1.285 -0.015
ThaiBev 0.760 -0.005
China Fibretech 0.042 +0.006
Genting Sing 1.115 -0.025
Yuuzoo 0.410 +0.040
Golden Agri-Res 0.510 -0.005
Digiland Intl^ 0.001 -
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Updated: 01 Oct 2014 17:06 (Quotes are 10 mins delayed)


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One-third of ASX-listed firms at financial risk

[SYDNEY] More companies listed on Australia's stock exchange faced "serious financial uncertainty" last year than during the global... All eyes on Kenya: The next big oil exporter

All eyes on Kenya: The next big oil exporter

Not even the specter of a spillover of Islamic extremism from Somalia can dampen the atmosphere in Kenya, where commercial oil production... ETFs gaining favour over traditional investment funds

ETFs gaining favour over traditional investment funds

[LONDON] The blossoming love affair with index-based investing and exchange-traded funds is sweeping aside more traditional investment... Prime city markets to be shielded from US rate hike: Knight Frank

Prime city markets to be shielded from US rate hike: Knight Frank

THE US Federal Reserve's raising of interest rates in 2015 is likely to shake up capital and property markets, but Knight Frank analysts...

Average 9.6% YTD total return for S'pore office Reits

SINGAPORE-listed office real estate investment trusts (Reits) have generated an average year-to-date return of 9.6 per cent and a median...


TEE Land: Registers S$2.7 Million Net Profit In 1QFY2015.

01 Oct 2014 18:01

TEE Land Limited achieved a 364.4% y-o-y growth in net profit after tax to S$2.7 million for the first quarter ended 31 August 2014, on the ...

CCFH: Abortion Of MOU With Mata Brait To Jointly Develop Timber And Rubber Businesses.

01 Oct 2014 17:54

CCFH Ltd. wishes to inform Shareholders that the Proposed Investment has been aborted, as the Company and Mata Brait (PNG) Ltd had not enter...

ASL Marine: Issuance Of S$50 Million 5.35% Notes Due 2018.

01 Oct 2014 17:51

ASL Marine Holdings Ltd. has issued S$50,000,000 in principal amount of 5.35 per cent. notes due 2018. The Notes are issued under the Compan...

SGX: Acquisition Of Remaining 51% Stake In Energy Market Company For S$23 Million.

01 Oct 2014 17:44

Singapore Exchange acquired the remaining 51% of Singapore-based Energy Market Company from the Energy Market Authority, making EMC a wholly...

Swissco: Completes Acquisition Of 4 Additional Rigs, Continuing Its Expansion Into The Upstream.

01 Oct 2014 17:42

Swissco Holdings Limited has completed the acquisition of four additional mobile offshore drilling units, bringing the fleet of rigs to eigh...

Tai Sin: Increased Stake In Cast Laboratories To 79.1% Via S$3 Million Share Buyback.

01 Oct 2014 17:29

Tai Sin Electric Limited wishes to announce that Cast Laboratories Pte. Ltd., a 65% owned subsidiary had on 1 October 2014 effected and comp...

Keong Hong: Joint Venture Appoints Intercontinental Hotels Group To Manage Its First Hotel Property In Singapore.

01 Oct 2014 17:15

Former Joo Chiat Police Station site will have two hotels, food and beverage outlets and retail shops. First Hotel Indigo and largest Holida...

JES: Certain Information Provided By SCIBOIS Co. Inaccurate, Vendor Does Not Read English.

01 Oct 2014 16:25

Mr Yang Shushan does not read English and Yang Nan's command of the English is not strong and that they had signed the SPA without understan...

Frasers Centrepoint: Australand Suspension From Official Quotation On ASX From 2 October 2014.

01 Oct 2014 13:36

The securities of Australand Property Group will be suspended from quotation at the close of trading, 1 October 2014, in accordance with lis...

AVJennings: Buys Out Partner In St Clair (SA) Project.

01 Oct 2014 13:33

AVJennings Limited completed the acquisition of the remaining 50% interest in the St Clair project in South Australia from Urban Pacific Lim...

Giken Sakata: Secures Extensions On Trembul & Gabus Agreement.

01 Oct 2014 13:29

Extensions of Trembul Agreement and Gabus Agreement allow the Group to operate in its Trembul and Gabus oil fields for 10 additional years. ...

Armarda: Acquisition Of 45.95% Of CMSCG For S$11.8 Million.

01 Oct 2014 11:53

Armarda Group Limited had entered into individual sale and purchase agreements to acquire each of the Vendors' equity interest in China Sate...

Linc Energy: Management & Board Changes.

01 Oct 2014 11:50

Mr Peter Bond transitioning to Executive Chairman of the Board. Experienced longstanding Linc Energy team member Mr Craig Ricato appointed a...

CNMC Goldmine: Produced A Record 5,201.28 Ounces Of Gold Doré Bars In The Month Of September 2014.

01 Oct 2014 11:39

CNMC Goldmine Holdings Limited's Sokor Gold Project produced 5,201.28 ounces of gold doré bars in the month of September 2014, which is the...

Metech: Disposal Of 49% Stake In Tongji Environmental (Asia) For S$2.2 Million.

01 Oct 2014 11:26

Metech International Limited has on 30th September 2014 entered into a sale and purchase agreement with College Hill Holdings wherein the Co...

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Malaysia to cut fuel subsidies ahead of 2015 budget presentation

01 Oct 2014 20:49

[KUALA LUMPUR] Malaysia said on Wednesday it will implement a round of subsidy cuts on fuel this month, its second since September 2013, as ...

Oil prices rebound before US data

01 Oct 2014 19:37

[LONDON] Oil prices rebounded on Wednesday following sharp falls the day before, as traders looked ahead to US crude stockpiles data for ene...

Asia's investor confidence dips amid global rise, says State Street

01 Oct 2014 19:12

Investor appetite in Asia and North America fell in September this year amid a rise in investor confidence globally, State Street's Investor...

Germany to ban steep rent hikes in booming cities

01 Oct 2014 19:03

[BERLIN] Germany's cabinet agreed on Wednesday to cap ballooning property rents in high-demand urban neighbourhoods in a law set to come int...

SGX buys rest of EMC for S$23m

01 Oct 2014 18:38

SINGAPORE Exchange (SGX) has acquired the rest of electricity market operator Energy Market Co (EMC) for S$23 million in cash as it marches ...

DBS fails to get Myanmar banking licence but stays committed to grow market

01 Oct 2014 17:33

DBS Bank may not be among the winners of the nine banking licences given out by Myanmar to operate a branch each in Yangon, but the Singapor...

Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi and Maybank confirm banking licences for Myanmar

01 Oct 2014 17:01

Japan's Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd. (BTMU) and Malaysia's Maybank confirmed that they have each received a preliminary approval to op...

OCBC, UOB among nine foreign lenders to gain Myanmar licences

01 Oct 2014 16:54

[YANGON] Myanmar has granted nine foreign banks, including Singapore's Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp (OCBC) and United Overseas Bank (UOB), a...

UOB has won Myanmar limited banking license: source

01 Oct 2014 16:49

[SINGAPORE] United Overseas Bank, Singapore's third-biggest bank by assets, has won a limited banking licence in Myanmar, a source with dire...

UK manufacturing PMI hits 17-month low in Sept: Markit/CIPS

01 Oct 2014 16:36

[LONDON] British manufacturing grew at the slowest rate in 17 months in September as demand weakened at home and in Europe, a slowdown likel...

Pullback in Asian stock markets 'may present buying opportunity'

01 Oct 2014 16:18

PROTESTS in China have caused a pullback in some Asian stock markets, but the executive chairman of Templeton Emerging Markets Group has ide...

Singapore SMEs get help to fight cyber attacks

01 Oct 2014 16:17

IN view of the cyber security breaches and attacks, globally as well as in Singapore over the past few years, the Infocomm Development Autho...

Euro zone manufacturing growth slows again in Sept as inflation fades: PMI

01 Oct 2014 16:12

[FRANKFURT] Manufacturing growth in the euro zone slowed further in September as new orders contracted for the first time in over a year on ...

Peugeot chief keeps door open to partnerships

01 Oct 2014 15:51

[PARIS] French carmaker PSA Peugeot Citroen, placed ninth in the world by vehicle sales, is open to potential partnerships but must complete...

Some financial firms moving to back-up sites amid Hong Kong protest fears

01 Oct 2014 15:33

[HONG KONG] Some banks and other financial firms have begun moving staff to back-up premises on the outskirts of Hong Kong to prevent growin...

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