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  • 27
    Jul

    Singapore June factory output beats forecasts with biomed boost

    The Business Times by ANNABETH LEOW

    Singapore SINGAPORE'S factory output came in ahead of forecast in June, but that has not lifted fears over manufacturing cooling down from recent highs. Industrial production was up by 7.4 per cent on the previous year, according to Economic Development… More

  • 27
    Jul

    CDL, Unilever crowned overall winners

    The Business Times

    PROPERTY giant City Developments Limited (CDL) has long championed sustainability in its business, as has consumer titan Unilever, which set out a vision where growth does not have to come with a larger environmental footprint. For their efforts, both… More

  • 24
    Jul

    Tech-friendly Singapore 'a good city for urban trials'

    The Business Times by ANNABETH LEOW

    Singapore SINGAPORE's tech-friendly climate has made it attractive for urban trials, said Katsumi Emura, chief technology officer of Japan's NEC Corp. But he also cautioned that technical developments cannot replace value creation, as solutions must… More

  • 20
    Jul

    Productivity is a better tool to fight business costs: Hong Tat

    The Business Times by VIVIEN SHIAO

    Singapore BUSINESS costs may be a challenge for all companies, but the way to overcome it is not to "artificially suppress market pricing and market forces", said Senior Minister of State for Trade and Industry Chee Hong Tat on Thursday. "I think the… More

  • 20
    Jul

    Singapore to be involved in trial of 3D-printed aircraft parts

    The Straits Times by ISABELLE LIEW

    Aircraft manufacturers are starting to use 3D printing for aircraft spare parts and a trial here will involve Singapore's new fleet of A-330 Multi Role Tanker Transport (A-330 MRTT) aircraft, aeronautics company Airbus announced yesterday. It is the… More

  • 19
    Jul

    CapitaLand bags 4 awards, DBS strikes 'royal flush' at Singapore Corporate Awards

    The Business Times by RACHEL MUI

    Singapore MAINBOARD-listed CapitaLand was one of the biggest winners at the 13th annual Singapore Corporate Awards (SCA) on Wednesday, alongside DBS Group, which was conferred the Special Recognition Award for its "all-round excellence in corporate… More

  • 19
    Jul

    Toll group's S$228m hub takes logistics to new level

    The Business Times by LISAYANI KRIWANGKO

    Singapore AUTOMATION and efficiency are at the heart of the Tuas-based Toll City, the S$228 million logistics hub officially launched on Wednesday. Located near road links to Malaysia and the growing Jurong region, it is expected to improve Toll's Asia… More

  • 18
    Jul

    Singtel unit acquires Videology assets for about US$101m

    The Business Times by LEE MEIXIAN

    Singapore SINGTEL on Tuesday said that its subsidiary Amobee, a digital marketing technology company serving brands and agencies, has emerged as the winner in the court-supervised auction to acquire certain assets from Videology for about US$101 million.… More

  • 16
    Jul

    Economic data, earnings in focus this week

    The Business Times by NAVIN SREGANTAN

    CONCERNS over trade tensions between the US and China continue to haunt the stock markets, but US economic indicators are set to play a greater role this week. Pan Jingyi, market strategist at IG Asia, said that while the latest move on tariffs by the… More

  • 12
    Jul

    Singapore ranks 5th in Global Innovation Index

    The Business Times by YUNITA ONG

    Singapore SINGAPORE is the most innovative country in the world outside Europe, according to this year's Global Innovation Index. The Republic moved up two spots to place fifth among 126 countries and also retained its spot as first in class in Asia.… More