Singapore Kitchen Equipment CEO, director on bail amid graft probe

SINGAPORE (THE BUSINESS TIMES) - Catalist-listed Singapore Kitchen Equipment said on on Sunday night (Sept 13) that executive director and chief executive Sally Chua...

Singapore stock watch: Mapletree Industrial Trust, Keppel Reit, ST Engg, SIA, CapitaLand, Oxley

SINGAPORE (THE BUSINESS TIMES) - The following companies saw new developments that may affect trading of their securities on Monday (Sept 14): Mapletree Industrial Trust...

Mapletree Industrial Trust to buy US data centre for up to US$262.1 million

SINGAPORE (THE BUSINESS TIMES) - Mapletree Industrial Trust (MIT) is proposing to acquire a data centre and office in the US state of Virginia...

Embattled SoftBank renews talks on taking the group private: Financial Times

TOKYO (REUTERS) - SoftBank Group Corp executives are considering taking the Japanese technology group private as the company seeks a new strategy after disposing...

Singapore, Japan jointly launch mediation service to settle business disputes due to Covid-19

SINGAPORE - Businesses involved in disputes with Japanese companies during the coronavirus pandemic can resolve them more cost effectively and quickly through a new...

Keppel Reit acquires office property in Sydney for $303.3m

SINGAPORE - Keppel Reit is acquiring Pinnacle Office Park, a freehold Grade A commercial property comprising three office buildings located within Macquarie Park in...

US Fed to meet amid congressional deadlock over more Covid-19 relief

WASHINGTON (AFP) - The Federal Reserve's (Fed) policy-setting committee will meet on Tuesday (Sept 15) amid a prolonged deadlock in Congress over how to...

Thai Airways faces court ruling on landmark debt rescue plan

BANGKOK (BLOOMBERG) - Thai Airways International, the nation's flagship carrier, faces one of its biggest challenges in its 60-year history, with a local court...

Location important, but what property you buy matters too

(NYTIMES) - While location is important when it comes to property investment, what you buy matters a lot too. For instance, if you had bought...

K-shaped ‘recovery’ hits emerging markets

(BLOOMBERG) - Look no further than emerging markets if you need evidence that the K-shaped recovery is taking hold. Stocks and currencies from wealthier...

How employers can make work from home better

(BLOOMBERG) - When it comes to helping employees balance work hours with relaxation, Acuity Insurance chief executive officer Ben Salzmann has an unusual tool...

Nasdaq ends down again to finish volatile week

NEW YORK (AFP) - Wall Street stocks finished a volatile week on a mixed note on Friday (Sept 11), with the tech-rich Nasdaq again...

Singlife and Aviva Singapore to merge in $3.2 billion deal that will make it...

SINGAPORE (THE BUSINESS TIMES) - Homegrown insurer Singapore Life (Singlife) intends to merge with Aviva Singapore in a deal valued at $3.2 billion, which...

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