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As REIT Symposium turns virtual, REITAS looks past Covid at new trends - THE EDGE SINGAPORE


As REIT Symposium turns virtual, REITAS looks past Covid at new trends

REITAS CEO discusses new trends for REITs ahead of REIT Symposium 2020

Singapore economy

Circuit Breaker measures drag down business receipts of services by 13.9% in 2Q20

The Covid-19 health-turned-economic crisis has upended almost every sector, especially the services industry which was affected by the disrupted operations during the circuit breaker measures.

Singapore economy

Economists mixed on road ahead for Singapore

Economists are maintaining a cautious stance on Singapore’s economic growth for the year as the city-state reels from the Covid-19 bug. 

Disruption and Digitalisation

Covid-19 pushes Singaporeans to shift to online banking

Covid-19 pushes the acceleration of online banking

STI watch

STI gains as circuit breaker measures lift from June 2

The Straits Times Index (STI) surged 9.1% over the last week to 2783.45 from 2550.86 as the circuit breaker measures were officially lifted on June 1.

Singapore economy

Fresh air, markets on steroids and support for jobs

If a company is worth its salt, it should focus on getting back to doing what it is good at. And that is what many firms — with engines gunning — intend to do so once the barriers are lifted.

STI watch

STI buoyed by gradual reopening after circuit breaker measures, and $13 bil in investment commitments

Investor confidence climbed last week on the back of easing circuit breaker measures in Singapore. Phase One, which sees the resumption of selected services including those from the manufacturing and professional service sectors, will begin on June 2.

Broker's Calls

'Buy' CMT on dips before Phase 2 kicks in: DBS

SINGAPORE (May 29): Following the announcement that retail tenants could potentially resume operations as early as end-June, CapitaLand Mall Trust (CMT) is now an opportunity to accumulate on dips, according to DBS Group Research.

Singapore economy

How have the local F&B players fared during the circuit breaker?

The road to recovery for the F&B industry will a bumpy one.

Broker's Calls

More support packages expected to be introduced by DPM on May 26: CGS-CIMB

SINGAPORE (May 20): Ahead of the reopening of Singapore’s economy on June 2, CGS-CIMB Research expects more government support packages to help businesses and individuals to weather through the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.