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Singapore's housing dilemma: What are the broader implications?

SINGAPORE (Sept 17): In the past year and a half, the issue of the 99-year leases on Housing & Development Board (HDB) flats has triggered much debate. Now might be a good time to step back and examine what exactly has changed as a result of this debate and what the broader implications are.

1MDB Watch

Najib to be charged tomorrow for RM2.6 bil in accounts

SINGAPORE (Sept 19): Malaysia’s former prime minister Najib Razak has been arrested today in connection to RM2.6 billion ($860 million) of 1MDB funds deposited into his personal account.

HNA explores sale of newly acquired CWT logistics unit

HONG KONG (Sept 19): China's HNA Group is in talks with banks to find a buyer for its CWT logistics unit, nine months after it acquired the Singaporean business in a US$1 billion  ($1.4 billion) deal, several people familiar with the matter told Reuters.

Careers & Training

Employees in Singapore want individual recognition and reward

SINGAPORE (Sept 19): Employees in Singapore want to be recognised and rewarded for their individual skills and contributions, not just team performance, according to PERSOLKELLY’s latest APAC Workforce Insights report.

Broker's Calls

Analysts see myriad opportunities in CapitaLand's US portfolio acquisition

SINGAPORE (Sept 19): CGS-CIMB Securities and DBS Vickers Securities are maintaining their “add” and “buy” calls on CapitaLand with the respective target prices of $3.55 and $3.27.

Singapore's housing dilemma: What are the broader implications?
SINGAPORE (Sept 17): In the past year and a half, the issue of the 99-year leases on Housing &...
Najib to be charged tomorrow for RM2.6 bil in accounts
SINGAPORE (Sept 19): Malaysia’s former prime minister Najib Razak has been arrested today in...
HNA explores sale of newly acquired CWT logistics unit
HONG KONG (Sept 19): China's HNA Group is in talks with banks to find a buyer for its CWT logistics...
Far East Hospitality announces Rendezvous brand revamp, unveils Orchard Rendezvous Hotel
SINGAPORE (Sept 19): Far East Hospitality has rebranded its hotel property at 1 Tanglin Road to...
The calm before the storm? Not really
SINGAPORE (Sept 17): US stocks have been largely impervious to the brewing turmoil in emerging markets so far this year, hovering near record high levels even as stocks in the latter are being buffeted by trade tensions and contagion fears. We...
Macro and geopolitical issues overshadow fundamentals
SINGAPORE (Sept  10): Globally, equity markets got off to a shaky start in September, which is historically not a good month for stocks if you are the superstitious kind. That said, there are reasons for caution. Trade tensions remain high....
From sovereign wealth fund to sovereign catalytic investor
SINGAPORE (Sept 3): Khazanah Nasional was formed in 1993 as a strategic investment fund of the government of Malaysia. Its stated objectives are to “hold-manage select commercial assets of the government, undertake strategic investments on...
US benefits by raising trade tensions
SINGAPORE (Aug 27): US policies — on foreign affairs, trade, fiscal as well as monetary — are ­creating geopolitical and economic uncertainties globally and are, in the process, causing havoc in stock, currency and commodity markets.  ...

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Singapore's housing dilemma: What are the broader implications?
SINGAPORE (Sept 17): In the past year and a half, the issue of the 99-year leases on Housing &...
Najib to be charged tomorrow for RM2.6 bil in accounts
SINGAPORE (Sept 19): Malaysia’s former prime minister Najib Razak has been arrested today in...
HNA explores sale of newly acquired CWT logistics unit
HONG KONG (Sept 19): China's HNA Group is in talks with banks to find a buyer for its CWT logistics...
Far East Hospitality announces Rendezvous brand revamp, unveils Orchard Rendezvous Hotel
SINGAPORE (Sept 19): Far East Hospitality has rebranded its hotel property at 1 Tanglin Road to...

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The calm before the storm? Not really
SINGAPORE (Sept 17): US stocks have been largely impervious to the brewing turmoil in emerging markets so far this year, hovering near record high levels even as stocks in the latter are being buffeted by trade tensions and contagion fears. We...
Macro and geopolitical issues overshadow fundamentals
SINGAPORE (Sept  10): Globally, equity markets got off to a shaky start in September, which is historically not a good month for stocks if you are the superstitious kind. That said, there are reasons for caution. Trade tensions remain high....
From sovereign wealth fund to sovereign catalytic investor
SINGAPORE (Sept 3): Khazanah Nasional was formed in 1993 as a strategic investment fund of the government of Malaysia. Its stated objectives are to “hold-manage select commercial assets of the government, undertake strategic investments on...
US benefits by raising trade tensions
SINGAPORE (Aug 27): US policies — on foreign affairs, trade, fiscal as well as monetary — are ­creating geopolitical and economic uncertainties globally and are, in the process, causing havoc in stock, currency and commodity markets.  ...
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