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Singapore manufacturing output inches up 0.4pct in June

26-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:00 AM

Factory output inched up just 0.4 per cent in June over last year, dragged down by weak performance in the electronics and transport engineering clusters. Electronics [...]
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AVA rolls out new plan to boost Singapore’s sustainable food fish production

26-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:00 AM

To boost Singapore’s sustainable food fish production, the Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority (AVA) is coming up with good-aquaculture-practice guidelines for fish [...]
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Why the Singapore dollar rally may sputter out

26-Jul-2014 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

The Singapore dollar (Exchange:SGD=)’s surge to a nearly nine-month high may have caught analysts by surprise after weak economic data, but the rally is likely to be [...]
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Singapore Central Bank Says Too Early to Ease Property Curbs

25-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Singapore’s central bank said it’s too early to ease property restrictions after prices in Asia’s second-most expensive housing market fell for three [...]
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New IPPT format now has only three stations instead of five: Ng

25-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Yahoo Newsroom | 6:00 AM

Singapore’s Defence minister Ng Eng Hen announced a new format for the Individual Physical Proficiency Test (IPPT) on Wednesday – it now constitutes only three [...]
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5 new additions to Singapore’s billionaires club: Forbes Asia

25-Jul-2014 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

The billionaires club in Singapore expanded by five from 2013 to 26 this year, according to the Forbes Singapore rich list. Topping the rich list are property magnates Robert [...]
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Singaporean Jailed 3 Years for Prostitute-Referee Bribes

25-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

A Singaporean, who prosecutors claim is linked to an international soccer match-fixing syndicate, was sentenced to three years in jail for supplying prostitutes to three [...]
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Singapore’s service sector needs to rate itself globally: Lim Swee Say

25-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:00 AM

The manufacturing sector usually measures whether it is up to the mark, but not so much the service sector, which ought to check how it stands against the rest of the world, [...]
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Accordia Golf Said Poised to Raise $612 Million in Singapore IPO

25-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Accordia Golf Trust (AGT), which will be backed by golf courses in Japan, is poised to raise S$759 million ($612 million) in a Singapore initial public offering, people with [...]
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Singapore economy on track to meet growth forecast, MAS says

25-Jul-2014 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

The Republic’s economic growth momentum slowed in the first half of this year but the city-state is on track to grow by 2 to 4 per cent this year, the Monetary [...]
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Singapore Real Estate Billionaire’s Tip For China Success: Innovate Or Die

25-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Forbes | 6:00 AM

When in 1997 Singapore entrepreneur Zhong Sheng Jian’s Yanlord Land launched what today is one of his most successful Shanghai residential projects, Yanlord Riverside [...]
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COE prices up in all categories

25-Jul-2014 Intellasia | One Motoring | 6:00 AM

Certificate of Entitlement (COE) prices all ended higher in the latest open tender on Wednesday. The open category of COEs, which can be used for any vehicle, saw a spike of [...]
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Singapore tells airlines to review conflict zone risk assessment

25-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Singapore’s civil aviation authority has asked airlines based in the city-state to review their risk assessment of conflict zones following the shooting down of a [...]
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Singapore’s inflation eases in June on slowing car prices

25-Jul-2014 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

The consumer price index rose 1.8 per cent in June from a year ago, slowing from May’s 2.7 per cent which was a 14-month high. Inflation in Singapore retreated in June [...]
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Goldman Wins $14.6 Million in Singapore Investor Clash

25-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (GS) was awarded about $14.6 million by a London judge in a dispute with a Singapore-based investor over shares it held as collateral on a loan. [...]
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