SINGAPORE BUDGET 2018

Noble gets in-principle nod for 3-year US$700m loan; warns of Q4, full-year 2017 loss

NOBLE Group on Monday said it has reached an in-principle agreement with the group's senior creditors, or "ad hoc group", and fronting bank ING for the provision of a three-year US$700 million trade finance facility.
Feb 19, 2018 05:50 AM
BT EXCLUSIVE

PSA 'to launch tender for driverless vehicles this year'

PORT operator PSA Singapore is expected to launch a tender this year for the supply of the first fleet of automated...
Feb 19, 2018 08:01 AM

Sembcorp Industries to re-group energy businesses into single entity

SEMBCORP Industries has set out to consolidate its thermal and renewable energy businesses under a single entity.
Feb 19, 2018 09:08 AM

Stocks to watch: StarHub, Noble, SGX, Sembcorp Industries, IndoAgri

THE following companies saw new developments that may affect trading of their shares on Monday:
Feb 19, 2018 08:29 AM

SGX to roll out Nifty successor products before August

THE SINGAPORE Exchange (SGX) will list successor products to its Nifty family of derivative products before August 2018...
Feb 19, 2018 05:50 AM

Release the drones!

Safety improvements, lower costs, fewer processes and easier access to areas - these are some benefits shipyards can...

STOCKS

MARKET TODAY:
Feb 19, 2018 10:05 AM

South Korea: Stocks, won at multi-week high as trading resumes after holiday

[SEOUL] South Korea's Kospi stock index rose to near two-week high on Monday, while the won jumped to its highest...
Feb 19, 2018 09:53 AM

Australia: Shares rise on financials; NZ slips

[BENGALURU] Australian shares traded higher on Monday as gains in the financial and industrial sectors overcame losses...
Feb 19, 2018 09:21 AM

Malaysia: Shares open higher on Monday

MALAYSIA share prices opened higher on Monday with the FTSE Bursa Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Composite Index up 4.61 points...
Feb 19, 2018 09:14 AM

Singapore shares open higher on Monday; STI up 0.4%

SINGAPORE stocks opened higher on Monday, with the Straits Times Index advancing 0.4 per cent, or 15.08 points to 3,458...
Feb 19, 2018 09:08 AM

Stocks to watch: StarHub, Noble, SGX, Sembcorp Industries, IndoAgri

THE following companies saw new developments that may affect trading of their shares on Monday:
Feb 19, 2018 08:23 AM

Tokyo: Stocks open higher on Monday

[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks opened higher on Monday, buoyed by investor relief over continued gains on Wall Street last week.

LIFESTYLE

Feb 16, 2018 05:50 AM

Declan Ee

Multipotentialite may be a multisyllabic mouthful, but it's a term that perfectly fits Declan Ee, one of those...
Feb 16, 2018 05:50 AM

Dogs & their heroes

WITH THIS BEING THE YEAR of the Dog, celebrities Andrea De Cruz and Pierre Png hope all new dog owners remember that...
Feb 16, 2018 05:50 AM

Every bite hits the spot

AND so, it's over. By the end of Valentine's Day, Singapore's chef royal-designate Andre Chiang's...

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THE RAFFLES CONVERSATION

People problem fixer

Krishnan Rajagopalan, who heads Heidrick & Struggles, talks about the "new breed of leader" organisations seek and how he plans to take the business forward in a digital world.

Journeying the skies

Having cornered the search market for flights and hotels, and landed a suitor, Skyscanner has set its sights further in the travel market, but keeping intact its "product-first-traveller-first" credo, says CEO and co-founder Gareth Williams.

Future perfect

Artificial intelligence is overblown and overstated, says George Colony. Still, the Forrester CEO believes technology will lead mankind into a brighter and better future.

Finishing on a high

Wrapping up a 37-year career in banking, Citi Private Bank's Bassam Salem talks about the industry's real challenges, and shares his plans for his next phase of life.


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DEBT payment behaviour of Singapore's small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) took a turn for the worse last year, with the proportion of severely delinquent debts at 14 per cent in 2017, up from 12 per cent in 2016.