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Singapore port faces rough seas amid global gloom

17-May-2016 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:00 AM

When business was booming, port worker Ravindran would make up to 50 trips a day transporting cargo between ships and the yard, but he is lucky now if he makes 35. Those [...]
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Singapore army boosts Queensland economy

17-May-2016 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:00 AM

Australia’s second-largest state, Queensland, has seen its fortunes wane and jobs dry up since the country’s mining boom faded. But its future is looking bright [...]
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Singapore Home Sales Fall as Mortgage Curbs Cool Housing Demand

17-May-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Singapore developers sold 12 percent less homes in April, as tighter mortgage curbs cooled demand in Asia’s second-most expensive housing market. Developers sold 745 [...]
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Bank of Singapore Sees Asia Rich Shift to Paying Fees for Advice

17-May-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Bank of Singapore Ltd, which recently bought the wealth-management units of Barclays Plc in Asia, sees the region’s private-banking industry shifting towards a [...]
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Heng Swee Keat’s condition ‘stable’: PM Lee

16-May-2016 Intellasia | Yahoo Singapore | 6:00 AM

Singapore’s Finance minister Heng Swee Keat, who was hospitalised after having a stroke on Thursday (12 May), is in “stable” condition, said prime minister [...]
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Fosun among bidders for Singapore-based reinsurer ACR -sources

16-May-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China’s Fosun International is among suitors bidding for ACR Capital Holdings Pte Ltd, the owner of Singapore’s biggest reinsurance firm, in a deal valued at [...]
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Tough fight for Singapore carrier to fill seats

16-May-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Singapore Airlines is fighting to prevent travellers from switching to Emirates, which is offering luxuries like on-board showers, while budget carriers are chipping away at [...]
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Singapore Air is Closely Watching Virgin Australia Developments

16-May-2016 Intellasia | Skift | 6:00 AM

Singapore Airlines Ltd said it’s “closely” monitoring developments at Virgin Australia Holdings Ltd after the carrier’s biggest shareholder Air New [...]
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Singapore Air rivals squeeze for passengers amid yield drop

16-May-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Singapore Airlines Ltd is fighting to prevent travellers from switching to Emirates Airline, which is offering luxuries like on-board shower, while budget carriers are [...]
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Singapore signs anti-corruption declaration

16-May-2016 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

The declaration, signed by countries attending the inaugural Anti-Corruption Summit in London, sets out high-level goals to combat corruption. Singapore has signed a global [...]
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Singapore Finance minister in stable condition, will remain in ICU for some time, says Lee Hsien Loong

16-May-2016 Intellasia | The Straits Time | 6:00 AM

Singapore Finance minister Heng Swee Keat is in a stable condition and will remain in the intensive care unit of the Tan Tock Seng Hospital (TTSH), said prime minister Lee [...]
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Singapore Air Rivals Squeeze for Passengers Amid Yield Drop

14-May-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Singapore Airlines Ltd is fighting to prevent travellers from switching to Emirates Airline, which is offering luxuries like on-board shower, while budget carriers are [...]
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Tharman takes over as Singapore finance minister after Heng suffers stroke

14-May-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Singapore Finance minister Heng Swee Keat suffered a stroke and collapsed during a cabinet meeting on Thursday and deputy prime minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam was named to [...]
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Billionaire Brexit supporter says UK should emulate Singapore

14-May-2016 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:00 AM

Campaign donor Peter Hargreaves says leaving EU would cut red tape and make Britain more globally competitive The billionaire donor bankrolling the Brexit campaign Peter [...]
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Singapore Airlines doesn’t impair Virgin Australia stake amid sales process

14-May-2016 Intellasia | SMH | 6:00 AM

The Singapore Airlines management team and its auditors at KPMG have discussed “different possible scenarios” about the financial position and capital needs of [...]
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