Jan 20, 2020 01:30 PM

Broker's take: OCBC says 'worst likely over' for Mapletree NAC Trust

OCBC Investment Research on Monday increased its fair-value estimate for Mapletree North Asia Commercial Trust (...

Jan 6, 2020 06:00 PM

Money Hacks podcast: What is a robo-advisory? (Ep 62)

Robo-advisers are becoming more common in Singapore, but just what is a robo-advisory and how is it different from...

Jan 20, 2020 02:06 PM

Elite Commercial Reit's Singapore IPO to raise up to £131.2m

THE offer price for UK-focused Elite?Commercial Reit's proposed Singapore initial public offering (IPO) has been set...


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BREAKING NEWS
Jan 20, 2020 05:44 PM

UK house prices post record January jump after election

[LONDON] Asking prices for UK homes increased by the most for any January on record in a sign that the Conservatives...

Jan 20, 2020 05:34 PM

Thai central bank eases housing loan rules to help home buyers

[BANGKOK] Thailand's central bank has further relaxed mortgage lending rules to help home buyers, a deputy governor...

Jan 20, 2020 05:16 PM

Philippine volcano recharging, scientist says, as shops, hotels told to keep shut

[MANILA] A restive volcano in the Philippines has a high risk of eruption as it is "recharging" with fresh magma and...

Jan 20, 2020 04:44 PM

As China seeks to spark night economy, on-demand chauffeurs for drunk drivers see surge

[BEIJING] It was freezing and the streets were slick as substitute driver Liu Pengfei bade farewell to his mother,...

Jan 20, 2020 04:31 PM

Europe: Stock markets steady at open

[LONDON] European stock markets steadied at the open on Monday following a mixed start to the week across Asia.

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EDITOR'S CHOICE

Jan 20, 2020 05:50 AM
BT EXCLUSIVE: DIGITAL BANK

Digibanks, incumbents and the underbanked

WITH the imminent arrival of digital banks seeking a bigger share of the personal finance market, local banks have...

Jan 20, 2020 05:50 AM
COMMENTARY

Sembcorp's disclosure of China unit's troubles falls short

ON Friday night, Sembcorp Industries (SCI) disclosed that its China joint-venture company, Sembcorp Nanjing Suiwu (...

Jan 20, 2020 05:50 AM
MARK TO MARKET

Shades of 2000 in digital bank initiative, Fed loosening

THE strong rally in US stocks over the last few months, and current giddiness in the start-ups space, is giving me a...

LIFESTYLE

Jan 17, 2020 05:50 AM

Qipao Power: The Cheongsam gets more fashion relevance

THE QIPAO MAY no longer be a common sight on the streets of China. But fashionistas across the world are embracing...

Jan 17, 2020 05:50 AM
DINING OUT

Predictable Chinese cooking at Jia He

NOT every restaurant can be a star. We get that. Just as an army has its generals and elite commandos, it also needs...


ASEAN BUSINESS

Jan 20, 2020 07:00 AM

Technology and digital economy to drive FDI growth into Malaysia

While most Singapore businesses have always looked to our closest neighbour to launch their?regionalisation efforts...

GARAGE

Jan 20, 2020 02:36 PM

ByteDance readying assault on Tencent's mobile gaming kingdom

[HONG KONG] ByteDance is preparing a major push into the mobile arena's most lucrative market, a realm Tencent...


STOCKS

MARKET TODAY:
Jan 20, 2020 04:31 PM

Europe: Stock markets steady at open

[LONDON] European stock markets steadied at the open on Monday following a mixed start to the week across Asia.

Jan 20, 2020 04:27 PM

Hong Kong: Stocks close lower

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong shares finished on a negative note Monday as investors cashed in profits following last week's...

Jan 20, 2020 03:51 PM

South Korea: Stocks end higher as solid US data fuels risk appetite

[SEOUL] South Korean shares closed higher on Monday as solid US economic data whipped up risk appetite.

Jan 20, 2020 03:47 PM

Australia: Shares extend gains

[SYDNEY] Australian shares extended their record-breaking spree to a fifth session on Monday, mainly driven by...

Jan 20, 2020 03:44 PM

Tokyo: Nikkei rises for third straight session

[TOKYO] Tokyo's benchmark Nikkei index gained for a third consecutive session on Monday, with investor sentiment...

Jan 20, 2020 01:40 PM

Singapore stocks: STI resumes Monday afternoon down 0.19% on day

SINGAPORE stocks resumed trading on Monday afternoon in negative territory, with The Straits Times Index down 0.19...


BT WEEKLY

Jan 20, 2020 05:50 AM

Looking into the crystal ball

THIS WEEK'S TOPIC Two predictions for 2020 (in business/industry or global affairs): one that you wish to see...

Jan 20, 2020 05:50 AM
TOPLINE

PhillipCapital sets sights on new growth areas, diversification

FINANCIAL house PhillipCapital wants to wade deeper into the small- and medium-sized enterprise (SME) space from its...

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POSSIBILITIES 2020

A new decade of possibilities

AT Possibilities 2020 last Friday, Senior Minister of State Chee Hong Tat, together with thought leaders and...

Aug 8, 2018 05:50 AM

Digitise services to meet client's expectations

BUSINESS-to-business (B2B) customers are increasingly expecting a business-to-consumer (B2C) experience, said...

Jan 18, 2020 05:50 AM
THIS TIME IS DIFFERENT

Investment advice I wish I knew when I was 25 years old

TIME is an investor's best friend. The variable that has the biggest impact on an investor's long-term return is the...

Jan 17, 2020 05:50 AM
DINING OUT

Predictable Chinese cooking at Jia He

NOT every restaurant can be a star. We get that. Just as an army has its generals and elite commandos, it also needs...

Jan 18, 2020 05:50 AM

What the hype: Pumped up kicks and the sneaker resale market

On New Year’s eve, a sneaker collaboration with German sportswear giant Adidas and gamer Tyler “Ninja” Blevins was...

Jul 13, 2019 05:50 AM
CUBICLE FILES

Why spotting "hidden influencers" at work matters

WHEN one thinks of influencers these days, it is usually in a less-than-flattering light. Often dismissed as jobless...

Jan 17, 2020 05:50 AM

Qipao Power: The Cheongsam gets more fashion relevance

THE QIPAO MAY no longer be a common sight on the streets of China. But fashionistas across the world are embracing...

Jan 4, 2020 05:50 AM
COMMENTARY

Tempering income expectations in 2020

THE years since the 2008-09 global financial crisis have been difficult for income seekers and I think this is...



FOCUS

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Jan 20, 2020 05:50 AM
BT EXCLUSIVE: DIGITAL BANK

Digibanks, incumbents and the underbanked

WITH the imminent arrival of digital banks seeking a bigger share of the personal finance market, local banks have...

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Jan 15, 2020 12:52 PM

Rents for private non-landed homes and HDB flats rise in December 2019 from a year ago

[SINGAPORE] Rents for both non-landed private homes and Housing Board flats rose in December last year from the year...

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Jan 18, 2020 05:50 AM

Exporters close the book on a sorry 2019

SINGAPORE'S trade-dependent economy clocked its worst export showing since the global financial crisis, as non-oil...

Jan 10, 2020 11:50 PM

First Reit studies options after road subsistence causes 'serious impact'

THE manager of First Reit on Friday updated that the road subsistence that took place in 2018 along Gubeng Highway,...


THE RAFFLES CONVERSATION

Jan 18, 2020 05:50 AM

Cloud evangelist

ONE interesting aspect of technology usage and understanding in this millennium is that it has outgrown the late...

Jan 11, 2020 05:50 AM

Making the most of data

IN the past, the use of data was often viewed as a "nice-to-have" rather than a "must-have" in corporate decision-...

Jan 4, 2020 05:50 AM

Class pass

MICHEL Rochat has spent four decades - almost his entire professional life - working in higher education.

Dec 28, 2019 05:50 AM

Staying nimble

A WILLINGNESS to let go of closely held convictions is clearly a major tenet of William Liem's personal philosophy....


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