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Why Singapore residential property prices may take their cues from car loans

16-Jun-2016 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

Singapore’s beaten down home prices may find hopes of a recovery from an unusual source: car loans. In May, Singapore’s central bank unexpectedly eased [...]
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Singapore steps up money-laundering fight

16-Jun-2016 Intellasia | FT | 6:00 AM

Singapore is making sweeping changes to its system for combating money-laundering, three weeks after a crackdown on a Swiss private bank raised questions about regulatory [...]
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Money Laundering in Singapore: New Body To Crackdown on Offenders from August

16-Jun-2016 Intellasia | Fxnewscall | 6:00 AM

Singapore is tightening laws on money laundering. On Monday, the Singapore Central bank announced the formation of a new anti-money-laundering department that will become [...]
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Singapore netisen Bryan Lim apologises over LGBT ‘open fire’ comment

16-Jun-2016 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:00 AM

A man who asked for “permission to open fire” in a Facebook post on the page of a local group opposed to an annual lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) [...]
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Hundreds attend Orlando shooting vigil in Singapore amid tensions

Hundreds attend Orlando shooting vigil in Singapore amid tensions

16-Jun-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Hundreds in Singapore joined a vigil Tuesday for victims gunned down in a US club amid growing tensions between conservatives and gays in the city-state. The shooting, which [...]
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Foreigners bought more Singapore homes in Q1

16-Jun-2016 Intellasia | Property Guru | 6:00 AM

52 units at Cairnhill Nine were sold to foreigners, said DTZ. (Photo: CapitaLand) Despite the increased market uncertainty, foreign buyers bought more private homes in the [...]
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700 in Singapore hold vigil for Orlando gay club shooting victims

700 in Singapore hold vigil for Orlando gay club shooting victims

16-Jun-2016 Intellasia | Mashable | 6:00 AM

The shooting has been rattling for the LGBTQ community in Singapore – a fairly repressed group in the conservative country. Shortly after the shooting, netisens noticed [...]
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Singapore Achieves Self Reliance in Water, Sees Demand Doubling

15-Jun-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Singapore has achieved self-reliance in water and is building more capacity to meet a projected doubling in demand in the next 45 years, a minister said. The city state, [...]
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Singapore to Form New Body to Fight Money Laundering

15-Jun-2016 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

Singapore said it would overhaul its system to combat money laundering, weeks after it ordered the local arm of a Swiss bank to shut down operations in relation to a [...]
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Gender imbalance: Are females missing out on Singapore’s tech revolution?

15-Jun-2016 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Women make up just a third of the booming tech industry’s workforce. The question is, how far does gender bias from the time they are in school play a part? In 2008, [...]
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Why car loans may offer some hope for Singaporean property owners

15-Jun-2016 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

Singapore’s beaten down home prices may find hopes of a recovery from an unusual source: car loans. In May, Singapore’s central bank unexpectedly eased [...]
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Singapore shipping container traffic rises for the first time in over a year

15-Jun-2016 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:00 AM

Singapore’s cargo container traffic rose for the first time in more than a year last month, a sign that the worst of a recent trade slump may be nearing an end. The [...]
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Singapore ‘strongly condemns’ Orlando shooting

14-Jun-2016 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

There have been no reports of Singaporeans injured or affected by the attack, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs says. The Orlando shooting, which left at least 50 people dead [...]
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Cash for clunkers: Singapore’s Carro raises $5.3M to help sell used cars

14-Jun-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The company hopes to expand to Malaysia, Indonesia and Thailand by the end of the year Singapore-based online car marketplace, Carro, has announced today it raised a $5.3 [...]
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Singapore Airlines says Wellington bookings strong

14-Jun-2016 Intellasia | Radionz | 6:00 AM

Singapore Airlines has had “encouraging” demand for its new service from Wellington to Canberra and then Singapore, which will start in late-September, it says. [...]
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