Strategies in CFE report 'comprehensive': Business leaders

SINGAPORE: Business leaders who provided input into the report by the Committee on the Future Economy (CFE) expressed their confidence on the recommendations put forth. Many said the report, which charts Singapore's growth over the next 10 years ... ( read original story ...)

Singapore Airlines places $13.8 billion wide-body Boeing order

The fact that Airbus was not ready to make a definitive offer to supply the new plane, relying instead on the 366-seat A350-1000, may have been a handicap in the contest for Singapore's business, an industry source said. "Our priority is to certify and ... ( read original story ...)

Singapore advisory panel unveils long-term economic strategy

SINGAPORE: A key Singapore advisory panel on Thursday proposed a 10-year strategy aimed at ensuring annual economic growth of 2-3 percent, mainly centred on trade partnerships, deepening the workforce's tech skills and digitalising the economy. It also ... ( read original story ...)

Singapore seizes jet of 1MDB-linked tycoon Jho Low: Reports

A private jet belonging to Malaysian tycoon Low Taek Jho - who is under investigation for his involvement in the scandal-hit Malaysian sovereign wealth fund 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) - has been seized by Singapore authorities, media in both ... ( read original story ...)