Singapore Air Reiterates Weak Outlook as Profit Slumps 70%

Singapore Airlines Ltd. said it will be vigilant on costs as it warned yet again that the weak operating outlook is likely to persist amid excess capacity and aggressive pricing by competitors. The prospects for most major economies remain “tepid ... ( read original story ...)

Swimming: Gary Tan appointed Singapore head coach

SINGAPORE: The Singapore Swimming Association (SSA) unveiled Gary Tan as head coach of the National Training Centre (NTC) on Friday (Nov 4), effectively putting the 34-year-old in charge of the elite squad. Two-time Olympian Tan succeeds Sergio Lopez, who ... ( read original story ...)

Vocal Hedge Funds Shake Up Singapore's Staid Corporate Landscape

In Singapore, where activist investing was virtually unheard of until now, two companies have found themselves in the crosshairs in the past month alone. Quarz Capital Management Ltd. urged retailer Metro Holdings Ltd. to return excess cash to investors ... ( read original story ...)

Singapore supermarket apologises for beef ad during Diwali

Singapore: Singapore's oldest supermarket chain Cold Storage, which used a price promotion on beef at one of its outlets during Diwali, on Wednesday apologised for the advertisement which was "insensitive" to Hindus. A photo of the promotion, which ... ( read original story ...)