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Micro-Mechanics ups dividend on higher earnings, bets on steady demand to ride through Covid-19

SINGAPORE (Feb 21): The semiconductor industry has enjoyed a rebound on the back of the easing of US-China trade tensions, but is yet again threatened with a potential disruption as the ongoing Cov

Banking & finance

Singapore banks primed for headwinds after earnings beat

SINGAPORE (Aug 2): Singapore banks delivered second-quarter profit that beat analysts’ estimates, indicating they are well placed to weather mounting pressures from a global economic slowdown and f


Raffles Medical Group says not long before China forms 20-40% of overall business

SINGAPORE (April 29): Raffles Medical Group (RMG) says Raffles Hospital Chongqing saw around 500 patients over 1Q19 since it

Broker's Calls

Food Empire downgraded as US ramps up sanctions against Russia

SINGAPORE (Aug 15): RHB Research is downgrading its call on Food Empire to “neutral” from “buy” while lowering its target price on the stock to 60 cents from $1.07 previously to reflect a lower tar

Broker's Calls

Why business diversification of this telco won't ease investor worries just yet

SINGAPORE (Mar 27): UOB Kay Hian is maintaining its “sell” recommendation on M1 with a target price of $1.60 on expectations of stiff market competition from the impending entry of TPG Telecom as S

In print this week

How protective clothing drove business growth in more ways than one for this company

SINGAPORE (Jan 8): Amos International Holdings is one of many maritime support services companies that have sprouted up in Singapore over the decades to serve the growing number of

Global Yellow Pages announces restructuring and retrenchments; to cease publication of print directories from 2018

SINGAPORE (Aug 1): As part of what its CEO and director calls a “painful but necessary” revamp of its business model, Global Yellow Pages (GYP) has announced that it will be restructuring its busin

Investing strategy

Here’s the top organisational concern among Asia’s institutional investors

SINGAPORE (March 15): In a world of increasing market volatility and still-low yields, Asian institutional investors are seeking new ways to meet their long-term growth objectives by simultaneously

3 ways Hyflux plans to raise global competitiveness in partnership with EDB

SINGAPORE (Feb 7): Hyflux is partnering the Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB) to bolster its global competitiveness via the means of investments across three fronts.   

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