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More firms in Singapore expected to seek cyber insurance: AIG

04-Apr-2016 Intellasia | Zdnet | 6:00 AM

Singapore’s cyber insurance industry is expected to expand by 50 percent this year, with healthcare and finance among the top growing sectors. Demand would be fuelled [...]
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Lee says threat of terror groups laying hands on nuclear weapons real

04-Apr-2016 Intellasia | IB Times | 6:00 AM

The prospect of terrorists being able to use devices bought off the black market to launch nuclear attacks is quite possible, Singapore prime minister Lee Hsien Loong has [...]
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Singapore Banks’ Outlook Lowered by Moody’s as Pressures Mount

02-Apr-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

DBS Group Holdings Ltd, Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp. and United Overseas Bank Ltd had their credit rating outlooks lowered to negative by Moody’s Investors Service, [...]
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Three-year-old Filipino dies in Singapore from rare leukemia

02-Apr-2016 Intellasia | Yahoo Singapore | 6:00 AM

A three-year-old Filipino girl who has been seeking treatment in Singapore since last month died on Thursday (31 March) from a rare form of leukemia. Caitlin Soleil [...]
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Singapore haze fears set in early as air quality worsens

02-Apr-2016 Intellasia | IB Times | 6:00 AM

Air quality in Singapore has deteriorated over the last two days, with winds from the north-east and east carrying haze to the city state. The 24-hour Pollutant Standards [...]
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Singapore needs to beef up nuclear knowledge

02-Apr-2016 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:00 AM

World leaders are gathered in Washington, DC this week for talks at the Nuclear Security Summit. Taking part in the conversation will be the Singapore delegation led by prime [...]
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Singapore central bank asks banks to provide details of 1MDB-linked dealings

02-Apr-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Singapore’s central bank has asked financial institutions to provide details of any transactions linked to Malaysian state investor 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) as [...]
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Singapore Home Prices Have Longest Drop in Almost 2 Decades

02-Apr-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Singapore home prices dropped for a tenth quarter, posting the longest losing streak in almost two decades, as tighter mortgage curbs cooled demand in Asia’s [...]
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SCDF: 20 vegetation fires put out in Singapore on Tuesday

01-Apr-2016 Intellasia | Yahoo Singapore | 6:00 AM

There were 20 vegetation fires that the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) put out on Tuesday (29 March), on the same day when burning smell was detected in various parts [...]
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Singapore Toppled as King of Southeast Asia’s IPOs

01-Apr-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Singapore’s reign as the premier destination for initial public offerings in Southeast Asia has come to an end. The city-state’s exchange had the smallest haul of [...]
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New submarine cable to connect Australia to Singapore

01-Apr-2016 Intellasia | The Register | 6:00 AM

SubPartners’ APX-West cable from Perth to Singapore will finally go ahead, after the company changed its business model to a consortium build. Mooted for some years [...]
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Singapore’s ‘tighter fiscal position’: Cause for concern?

01-Apr-2016 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

The government has committed to higher spending and is prepared to run a sizeable primary deficit in Budget 2016. But analysts say there is little cause for worry over [...]
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Moody’s lowers outlook on these 4 Singapore banks

01-Apr-2016 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

Moody’s Investors Service Thursday lowered the credit rating outlook of four Singaporean financial institutions to negative from stable, citing concerns over the [...]
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Singtel in deal to build Singapore-Perth submarine cable

01-Apr-2016 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

The new cable will help to meet customers’ growing data requirements for bandwidth-intensive applications such as unified communications, enterprise data exchange, [...]
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Singapore bank lending dips in February as general commerce loans slide

01-Apr-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Loans and advances by domestic banks in the city-state amounted to S$596.2 billion in February, data from the Monetary Authority of Singapore showed. The Republic’s [...]
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