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How banks in Singapore are supporting entrepreneurs and SMEs

30-Nov-2016 Intellasia | E27 | 6:00 AM

Financial institutions are boosting businesses through partnership initiatives and carefully-tailored financial products As a leading financial hub in Asia, it is no surprise [...]
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How Singapore’s HDB flat owners will benefit from revised tax structure in 2017

30-Nov-2016 Intellasia | IBT | 6:00 AM

A view of private residential apartments and public housing estates in Singapore Reuters The next year will start on a good note for the Housing Board (HDB) flat owners who [...]
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Singapore leaders express condolences over Fidel Castro’s death

30-Nov-2016 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

President Tony Tan Keng Yam and prime minister Lee Hsien Loong have written to Cuba’s President of the Councils of State and ministers Raul Castro Ruz to convey their [...]
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Singapore central bank cautions property investors

30-Nov-2016 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

Singapore’s property investors got a yellow card from the city-state’s central bank in its annual financial stability review. “Before investing in property, [...]
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Singapore to exercise ‘full rights’ in recovering armoured carriers: Defence minister

30-Nov-2016 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

: Singapore will exercise its “full rights” in recovering the armoured vehicles that were seized by Hong Kong customs authorities, Defence minister Ng Eng Hen [...]
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Singapore’s MAS Sees Rising Global Headwinds for Bank Profits

30-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Weak global growth and uncertainty over interest rates are among rising “headwinds” that threaten to drag on Singaporean banking profits, according to the [...]
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Singapore central bank says banks must guard against rising bad loans

30-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Singapore’s central bank on Tuesday urged the city-state’s banks to guard against a potentially protracted economic slowdown amid a rise in bad loans, but said [...]
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China lodges protest with Singapore over troop carriers

29-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China said on Monday it had lodged a protest with Singapore after Singaporean armored troop carriers were seized by Hong Kong customs en route back from Taiwan, as a [...]
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Singapore army armoured vehicles seized in HK shifted to secure location

29-Nov-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Nine armoured vehicles belonging to the Singapore Armed Forces (SAF), that were seized by Hong Kong customs on 24 November after arriving Kwai Chung container terminal in a [...]
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Chinese paper warns Singapore military ‘hypocrisy’ could harm relations

29-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The Global Times, China’s nationalist state-owned tabloid, has warned that Singapore’s “hypocrisy” over its military relationship with Taiwan could [...]
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Singapore home sales volume up but prices still falling

29-Nov-2016 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

Cooling measures sent Singapore’s housing market into a long hibernation, but some analysts point to signs of a spring awakening in sales volume, if not yet prices. Tan [...]
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Singapore’s GIC Hires Big Data Expert in Quant Strategy Push

29-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

GIC Pte has hired a big data expert as it expands computer-driven investments through a quantitative group started earlier this year. The Singapore sovereign wealth fund [...]
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Singapore civil servants to get end of the year bonus lower than last year’s in line with gloomy economy

29-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Global Research | 6:00 AM

People are reflected on a poster of 50 Singapore dollar bills as they cross the road near the central business district in Singapore in this April 14, 2015 file photo. [...]
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Priceless Singapore collection of paintings on show in HK

29-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:00 AM

A Singaporean collection of modern Chinese ink paintings, spanning a period of more than 100 years and worth millions of dollars, is on show in Hong Kong, together with those [...]
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Over 22000 new jobs likely in Singapore manufacturing by 2024

29-Nov-2016 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:00 AM

New higher-value roles will pay 50 percent more on average than the 23,000 jobs displaced over next 8 years: Study More than 22,000 new jobs are projected to be created in [...]
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