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Singapore Airlines Profit Down 71pct

01-Aug-2014 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

Singapore Airlines Ltd C6L.SG -2.36 percent said Wednesday its first-quarter net profit fell 71 percent, as revenue weakened and it remains under pressure to sell seats at a [...]
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Singapore companies expand presence in Tianjin

01-Aug-2014 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Singapore and Tianjin companies signed eight agreements for collaboration at the Sino-Singapore Tianjin Eco-City (SSTEC) on Wednesday (July 30), further strengthening the [...]
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Malaysia’s government to review JB-Singapore toll hike, says DPM

01-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Straitstimes | 6:00 AM

Following an uproar over what is seen by commuters as a steep toll hike at Johor’s main border checkpoint, the Malaysian government said that it will review the move, [...]
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Indian banks start to shift loan books from Singapore after facing aggresive scrutiny by Monetary Authority of Singapore

01-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Economictimes | 6:00 AM

Indian banks have begun shifting a large part of their loan book from branches in Singapore to other centres after facing aggressive scrutiny by the island-nation’s [...]
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Singapore June bank lending steady from May

01-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Total bank lending in Singapore was barely changed in June from May as loans to building and construction grew while lending to general commerce and manufacturing fell, [...]
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Singapore regulator proposes new rules for financial benchmarks

01-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Legalbusinessonline | 6:00 AM

Singapore’s central bank announced new proposals on Tuesday to regulate financial benchmarks in the wake of a series of scandals around the world involving traders [...]
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Commission-free insurance available

01-Aug-2014 Intellasia | International-adviser | 6:00 AM

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has today announced the features of “standardised” life insurance products which will be possible to purchase directly [...]
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Why Singapore, South Africa and the Philippines Get Instagram’s New ‘Bolt’ App First

01-Aug-2014 Intellasia | ABCnews | 6:00 AM

Good things come to those who wait, right? Users in three countries – South Africa, Singapore and the Philippines – are the first to get their hands on [...]
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MAS unveils details of life policies that can be bought directly

01-Aug-2014 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

People in Singapore will be able to buy certain types of life insurance products directly from insurance companies starting next year, saving on commissions. This is [...]
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Singapore and US armed forces begin 11-day joint exercise

Singapore and US armed forces begin 11-day joint exercise

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

About 1,400 soldiers and several battleships and aircraft from the Singapore Armed Forces and the United States Navy and Marine Corps began an 11-day joint exercise [...]
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Singapore says will hike Causeway toll rate if Malaysia does

31-Jul-2014 Intellasia | The Malay Mail Online | 6:00 AM

Acrimony between Malaysia and Singapore over road charges for the Causeway linking the two is set to worsen, with the republic saying it will match any increase in tolls [...]
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Singapore launches scheme to validate startup products

31-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Zdnet | 6:00 AM

Singapore startups can now receive accreditation for their products and business sustainability, through a new programme offered by the government to help these local [...]
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HK Popping Housing Bubbles London Can’t Handle

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

Take a look at the world’s dizzying surges in the price of housing for 12 months at the end of June: London, up 20 percent. Manhattan, 18 percent. Sydney, 15.4 percent. [...]
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Singapore appoints new representatives to WTO, UN and Britain

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

Three senior diplomats have received new postings as Singapore’s representatives in the World Trade Organisation (WTO) and United Nations (UN) and as high commissioner [...]
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Singapore Popping Housing Bubbles London Can’t Handle

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

Take a look at the world’s dizzying surges in the price of housing for 12 months at the end of June: London, up 20 percent. Manhattan, 18 percent. Sydney, 15.4 percent. [...]
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