Singapore Telecommunications

Singapore economy

A new Singapore cabinet could propel stocks higher: OCBC

(Dec 6): Singapore equity valuations are likely to benefit from the handover of the country’s reins to younger leaders.

Results

Singtel's 2Q earnings lower at $667 mil on absence of one-off gain

SINGAPORE (Nov 8): Singtel announced earnings of $667.2 million for 2Q19, down from its restated earnings of $2.85 bil in 2Q18, where a $2.05 billion exceptional gain was booked on the partial dive

M&A

Potential union of Australian telecom rivals a boost for Singtel

SINGAPORE (Aug 23): A potential marriage between two rivals in Australia could bring joy to Southeast Asia’s largest telco, Singapore Telecommunications.

Commentary

Temasek gains more relevance as it pursues emerging, disruptive trends

SINGAPORE (July 16): During the early years of this newspaper, I rarely made space in our pages for Temasek Holdings.

Management & Corporate Governance

SGX-listed companies lag in remuneration disclosures: report

SINGAPORE (Jan 11): Disclosure of remuneration amounts for directors and higher management remains weak among companies listed on the Singapore Exchange, according to a report released today by cor

Why SPH needs to restructure itself

(June 27): The broad market apathy towards shares in Singapore Press Holdings belies the confidence with which the company is pursuing its next major property development project, and its solid tra

IPO

NetLink briefs analysts on $2 bil IPO as fees cut

SINGAPORE (May 11): NetLink Trust, the fibre broadband network provider backed by Singapore’s biggest phone company, started briefing analysts this week ahead of an initial public offering that cou

Broker's Calls

Here’s why consolidation in India is good news for SingTel

SINGAPORE (Feb 1): UOB Kay Hian is maintaining its “buy” recommendation for Singapore Telecommunications, even as Vodafone Group and Idea Cellular continue with talks about merging their Indian ope

Broker's Calls

Here’s why Singtel’s earnings could pick up in 2019

SINGAPORE (Jan 23): DBS Group Research is reinstating coverage for Singapore Telecommunications with a “buy” rating, with the expectation that the telco’s digital business will turn profitable at t

Asia FX

Southeast Asia currency slide inflates US$20 bil debt bil

(Nov 29): Here we go again. Southeast Asia is bracing for rising debt bills as the region’s currencies slide.

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