Global stocks gained on Tuesday and the dollar slid amid growing hopes the Federal Reserve could ease its interest-rate hiking plans.
NEW DELHI (Reuters) -India's competition regulator on Tuesday approved a merger between the Indian unit of Japan's Sony and Zee Entertainment Enterprises that will create a $10-billion TV behemoth, but with certain conditions. The Competition Commission of India (CCI) did not elaborate on the conditions. Zee and Sony had offered concessions such as pricing discounts to help ease the concerns of the regulator over their merger, sources told Reuters last month.
Social media sites could be blocked or fined in Singapore if they fail to stop users in the tightly-controlled country from accessing "harmful" content under a proposed law introduced in parliament on Monday.
The toll of nearly three years of COVID-19 includes millions of nurses broken by punishing hours and low pay, many of whom quit the profession and left hospitals dangerously short of critical staff.
Haidilao restaurant co-founder Shi bought a good class bungalow in September. The company’s co-founders and their family members now own at least three of the mansions.
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Singapore's central bank said it wouldn’t know about the number of people interested in setting up crypto firms unless they apply for a license.
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(Reuters) -India remains on the radar for inclusion in JPMorgan's influential emerging market local currency debt index after a review on Tuesday, the bank said, dashing hopes that Asia's third largest economy would be added this year. But others cited investment hurdles "including a lengthy investor registration process and the operational readiness required for trading, settlement and custody of assets onshore," said JPMorgan in a statement. Last week, Reuters reported that India's long wait to win inclusion in the index was set to be pushed out into next year due to a number of issues.
LONDON (Reuters) -Diageo PLC's Chief Executive Ivan Menezes believes Scotland could face a water shortage due to climate change unless businesses and lawmakers act, he said at the Reuters Impact conference on Monday. The threat in Scotland, where Diageo is the biggest exporter of Scotch whisky through brands like Johnnie Walker, depends on how successful the world is at averting climate change and hitting a 1.5-degree Celsius limit on global warming, he said. "There are scenarios where we could see water being stressed in Scotland," Menezes said.
Singapore’s top central banker said blended finance is key to tackling climate change by earmarking more money for marginal environmental projects.
Although the SOP for buying an HDB BTO flat has been well-documented, buying a flat via HDB’s Sale of Balance Flats (HDB SBF) or the new open booking system is a little... The post HDB Sale of Balance Flats: Guide to SBF & Open Booking (2022) appeared first on MoneySmart.sg.
Major oil producers led by Saudi Arabia and Russia were set to meet Wednesday as reports said they were mulling an output cut of up to two million barrels per day in a bid to prop up slumping prices.
Singapore’s mortgage rates are nearing an affordability tipping point that may hit borrowers’ disposable income and dent buyer demand.
During the conference, the MAS announced the launch of a $5 million grant to fund sustainability projects.
JPM starts TDCX off with an 'overweight' rating as it is a profitable play on the growth of the new economy.
Prior to this ruling, KOP had already injected some RMB300 million into the project.
Editor’s Note: HDB’s May BTO 2022 opened for applications from 27 May to 2 June 2022. If you’re buying an HDB flat in Singapore, you often have the option of taking... The post HDB Loan Eligibility, Interest Rates & Downpayment (2022) – A Beginner’s Guide appeared first on MoneySmart.sg.
Henderson Vue, one of the million dollar HDB unit transacted recently (Photo: Samuel Isaac Chua/EdgeProp Singapore)SINGAPORE (EDGEPROP) - HDB resale prices rose for a 10th consecutive quarter in 3Q2022, up 2.4% q-o-q, according to HDB flash estimates. The pace of increase was smaller compared to the 2.8% q-o-q increase in 2Q2022, says Christine Sun, OrangeTee & Tie senior vice president of research & analytics.Read also: HDB resale prices climb a fifth straight quarter by 2.8% in 2Q2021Prices we
Singapura Finance launches mobile and banking app on Oct 4, 2022