MAS puts more scrutiny on bank loans for property development

A DBS spokesman told BT: "DBS remains vigilant to any signs of market weakness in the property market and we continue to exercise prudence when underwriting new loans." The group-level balance sheets of most Singapore-listed local developers have not shown ... ( read original story ...)

Singapore Property Rebound Just Starting as Prices Seen Jumping

(Jan 10): Credit Suisse Group AG and Morgan Stanley are calling the end of Singapore’s property downturn, after a second consecutive quarterly increase in private residential prices. Home prices may rise as much as 10 percent this year, according to ... ( read original story ...)

Vietnam arrests fugitive tycoon deported from Singapore

SINGAPORE/HANOI (Reuters) - A fugitive Vietnamese property tycoon who is accused of spilling state secrets was arrested in Hanoi on Thursday after Singapore deported him, despite appeals that his life could be in danger in Vietnam. Phan Van Anh Vu ... ( read original story ...)

Cathay Pacific, Singapore Air need to look beyond their planes

Over time, the premium differentiation enjoyed by Cathay and Singapore Airlines has been eroded too as other airlines have worked to catch up. The carriers have framed their business options as a competitive battle to carry passengers from A to B ... ( read original story ...)

Let Singapore Surprise You

One of their main reasons they flocked here was the set of sporting spectaculars that Singapore hosts. And one of those crown jewels is the HSBC Singapore Sevens, which brings 16 of the world’s best teams for two days of epic rugby. The Singapore Sevens ... ( read original story ...)

REC Group bags Made in Singapore Award for Energy & Power

Their half-cut solar panel product delivers more power at lower cost. Singapore Business Review lauded the most exceptional products in that prove to be industry game changers in the recently concluded Made in Singapore and Designed in Singapore Awards. ( read original story ...)