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  • People stand near a sign of Alibaba Group at its campus in Hangzhou

    Steven Spielberg's Amblin Partners and Alibaba Pictures Group Ltd, the film unit of Chinese billionaire Jack Ma's Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, said on Sunday they will co-produce and finance films for global and Chinese audiences. Amblin Partners creates film, television and digital content under the Amblin Entertainment, …

  • Hold the lift! Japan Inc's answer to the rising … Reuters - Wed, Aug 17, 2016 1:52 PM SGT
    Illustrative picture shows Japanese 10,000 yen bank notes spread out at an office of World Currency Shop in Tokyo

    By Makiko Yamazaki and Naomi Tajitsu TOKYO (Reuters) - While previous bouts of strength in the yen have pushed Japanese manufacturers to shift production overseas, exporters are coping with the recent currency stresses by penny-pinching - turning off lights and cramming elevators in the hope that nothing more drastic will …

  • John Grisham book turns spotlight on futuristic cancer … Reuters - Tue, Mar 15, 2016 2:02 AM SGT

    A new book by bestselling author John Grisham is giving new impetus to a handful of companies striving to develop what they say could be a trailblazing treatment for cancer and Alzheimer's disease. "The Tumor" is a fictional account of a 35-year-old man with brain cancer who, a decade into the future, is treated with focused …

  • Air New Zealand to use 3D printing to create aircraft … Reuters - Wed, Feb 24, 2016 12:08 PM SGT

    Air New Zealand said it has created cocktail trays for its business class section using 3D printers and is looking at employing the technology further as it seeks to better control replacement stock and cut manufacturing costs. "A big advantage of 3D printing is that it allows us to make cost-effective lightweight parts …

  • Harvest Court To Diversify Into Property Sector Shares Investment - Tue, Sep 15, 2015 10:09 AM SGT

    Harvest Court Industries, which manufactures timber-related products, plans to diversify into property development while focusing more on timber services.

  • Ride the Housing Recovery With These Stocks to Buy US News - Tue, Sep 8, 2015 9:00 PM SGT

    Existing home sales have been rising in recent months as pent-up demand, low mortgage rates and an improved labor market boost homebuyers' confidence. The recovery in the housing market is expanding throughout the economy to lift everything from mattress companies to home improvement stores to roofing suppliers, creating …

  • Industrial development charge rates trimmed for the … Singapore Business Review - Tue, Sep 1, 2015 10:00 AM SGT
    Industrial development charge rates trimmed for the first time in a decade

    Policy makers have trimmed development charge (DC) rates for industrial land on back of excessive supply, soft sales, and lower investor interest for industrial sites. Meanwhile, the DC rates remain unchanged for the remaining use groups, including Commercial, Landed Residential, Non-Landed Residential, and Hotel/Hospital. …

  • Analysts' Actions -- Akamai, Borg Warner, Urban Outfitters, … TheStreet.com - Fri, Aug 28, 2015 7:32 PM SGT

    Here are Friday's top research calls, including downgrades for Borg Warner and United States Steel and an upgrade for Akamai Technologies.

  • Nigeria's Dangote Cement has announced a $4.34 billion deal with Chinese construction company Sinoma International Engineering to build plants across Africa. The project is expected to add 25 million tonnes ...

  • Housing Builds Up U.S. Growth Hopes As China Cools … Investor's Business Daily - Wed, Aug 26, 2015 6:45 AM SGT

    The latest housing data out Tuesday provided more evidence that the sector could drive further growth in the U.S., contrasting with stocks, which continued to sell off over fears of a weaker Chinese economy. ...

  • GOP rival: Donald Trump is getting his support from … Business Insider - Wed, Aug 26, 2015 3:16 AM SGT

    Presidential candidate Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) unloaded Tuesday on real-estate...

  • Must-Do's Before You Replace Major Items in Your H … US News - Wed, Aug 26, 2015 1:26 AM SGT

    Even if you plan on living in your house until you're carried out doesn't mean you'll never buy another house . That is, live somewhere long enough, and you'll begin replacing certain parts of your house ...

  • John Deere says farming is still in trouble Business Insider - Fri, Aug 21, 2015 7:04 PM SGT

    John Deere says the agricultural industry will be in the pit for a while. The maker of huge...

  • 15 crazy facts about New York's most exclusive bui … Business Insider - Sun, Aug 16, 2015 12:00 AM SGT

    The late 19th-century Dakota building is one of Manhattan's most mysterious and exclusive...

  • US defense contractors are increasing their sales to … Business Insider - Thu, Aug 6, 2015 3:24 AM SGT

    While the US is spends far and away the most on defense annually, US contractors the...

  • Finding Winners In Sector Leaders Can Supercharge Stock … Investor's Business Daily - Tue, Aug 4, 2015 5:43 AM SGT

    If you want to achieve the best possible performance in the stock market, doesn't it make sense to own the best companies with the best fundamentals? Should those stocks also exhibit the best growth prospects ...

  • Builder Stocks Fall With Q2 Reports Investor's Business Daily - Fri, Jul 24, 2015 3:52 AM SGT

    A pair of homebuilder companies reported mixed results for their second quarters Thursday, sending shares of one up slightly and the other down, while bigger names in the industry group also fell. PulteGroup ...

  • Humanity just visited Pluto for the 1st time Business Insider - Tue, Jul 14, 2015 7:55 PM SGT

    NASA scientists on Tuesday morning counted down the last few seconds remaining in their mission...

  • Solo Frenchman beats Airbus across Channel in electric … Reuters - Sat, Jul 11, 2015 3:43 AM SGT
    Pilot and designer Didier Esteyne takes off in the Airbus Group E-Fan electric aircraft, during an attempt to fly across the channel from Lydd Airport in England

    By Tim Hepher PARIS (Reuters) - An attempt by Airbus to make history by crossing the English Channel in an electric plane ended in wounded pride on Friday after a French pilot claimed to have beaten it by hours. In a contest that echoed the cloak-and-dagger rivalries of aviation's early pioneers, it was Frenchman Hugues …

  • Singapore Technologies Aerospace Secures $920 Million … Shares Investment - Fri, Jul 10, 2015 10:12 AM SGT

    Singapore Technologies Engineering’s aerospace arm, Singapore Technologies Aerospace, has secured new contracts worth $920 million in 2Q15.

  • GOP candidate has a brilliant anecdote that explains … Business Insider - Thu, Jul 9, 2015 1:37 AM SGT

    Republican presidential candidate and US Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina), already...

  • On the theme of declaring your own independence of the financial sort, what you'll find below are four reliable dividend-paying stocks that look cheap now but would be even better if you could buy them ...

  • Insight: Slowboat to China: No quick fix for luxury … Reuters - Mon, Jun 29, 2015 2:00 PM SGT
    Prospects inspect a Ferretti Riva yacht at the Singapore Yacht Show on Sentosa Island

    By Agnieszka Flak and Aradhana Aravindan SARNICO, Italy/SINGAPORE (Reuters) - When Chinese industrial conglomerate Weichai Group snapped up cash-strapped Italian luxury yacht builder Ferretti in 2012, the deal looked like a match made in heaven. Debt-laden Ferretti, known for the elegant Riva speedboats favoured by film …

  • Boeing sets its sights on space with massive new research … Business Insider - Fri, Jun 26, 2015 12:25 AM SGT

    The world’s largest aircraft maker has opened a new, state-of-the art research facility in...

  • SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Alibaba Pictures Group Ltd is making its first Hollywood movie investment and partnering with Paramount Pictures to promote the studio's latest "Mission: Impossible" installment in China. The film unit of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd will collaborate with Viacom Inc subsidiary Paramount in …

  • China says hello to Mr. Roboto CNBC - Tue, Jun 23, 2015 7:10 AM SGT
    China says hello to Mr. Roboto

    More Chinese factories are ditching human workers for machines as a robotic revolution gets underway in the world's second-largest economy.

  • SIA impatient to restore non-stop flights to New Y … Singapore Business Review - Mon, Jun 22, 2015 3:16 PM SGT
    SIA impatient to restore non-stop flights to New York

    Singapore Airlines Ltd. is impatient to restore nonstop flights to the U.S., according to a report by Bloomberg. The airline is in talks with Airbus Group SE and Boeing Co. on developing a plane with new technology that would allow it to fly nonstop to the U.S. profitably, Singapore Air Chief Executive Officer Goh Choon …

  • Global Names Pour Into Local Markets Investor's Business Daily - Sat, Jun 20, 2015 5:34 AM SGT

    Cement prices are climbing as U.S. construction picks up and a mix of factors — industry structure, strict environmental rules on factories and limited imports — keep a lid on cement capacity. Demand for ...

  • Singapore Air itching to get back title of world's … Singapore Business Review - Thu, Jun 18, 2015 10:13 AM SGT
    Singapore Air itching to get back title of world's longest flight

    Bloomberg reported that the airline is in talks with Airbus Group SE and Boeing Co. on developing a plane with new technology that would allow it to fly nonstop to the U.S. profitably, Singapore Air Chief Executive Officer Goh Choon Phong said. In 2013, the carrier stopped the 19-hour trip from Singapore to New York, adding …

  • ST Aerospace bags $134.8m contract with low-cost carrier … Singapore Business Review - Wed, Jun 17, 2015 10:50 AM SGT
    ST Aerospace bags $134.8m contract with low-cost carrier Flybe

    For aircraft component support. ST Aerospace has won a seven-year contract worth over $134.8m (US$100m) for aircraft component support with UK-based low-cost carrier Flybe. Under the contract, ST Aerospace ...

  • Your first trade for Tuesday CNBC - Tue, Jun 16, 2015 6:21 AM SGT
    Your first trade for Thursday

    The "Fast Money" traders give their final trades of the day.

  • Airbus and Boeing are going to sell a ton of planes … Business Insider - Tue, Jun 16, 2015 5:41 AM SGT

    Airbus and Boeing are expected sell more than 200 aircraft this week at the 2015 Paris Air Show...

  • Standard Pacific-Ryland: a rare home builder merge … CNBC - Mon, Jun 15, 2015 10:21 PM SGT
    Standard Pacific-Ryland: a rare home builder merger

    Mergers are fairly rare in the home building space because builders mostly want land and do not want to pay a premium for operations.

  • 5 Dividend Stocks Off The Beaten Path Forbes - Tue, Jun 9, 2015 4:38 AM SGT

    With bond yields in the gutter for these past six years, investors have grown accustomed to looking in… shall we say… “nonconventional” places for yield. Whether in odd corners of the stock market or in ...

  • Budget airlines could save the Airbus A380 superju … Business Insider - Fri, May 29, 2015 2:25 AM SGT

    In the 10 years since the mammoth Airbus A380 first took the air, the superjumbo has not become...

  • The 10 most beloved tweets by NASA astronauts in s … Business Insider - Thu, May 28, 2015 4:24 AM SGT

    From 250 miles above Earth's surface, NASA astronauts on board the International Space Station...

  • Analysts' Actions -- Buckle, Conn's, Dover, Ingersoll-Rand, … TheStreet.com - Fri, May 22, 2015 8:59 PM SGT

    Here are today's top research calls, including upgrades on Buckle, Dover and Ingersoll-Rand, and downgrades on Conn's and NetApp.

  • Deere crushes earnings and has a bullish outlook for … Business Insider - Fri, May 22, 2015 8:00 PM SGT

    John Deere reported second-quarter earnings on Friday morning that smashed expectations on profit...

  • Aerospace Climbs Into A Supercycle Investor's Business Daily - Sat, May 16, 2015 4:43 AM SGT

    When Southwest Airlines (LUV) said Wednesday that it was upgrading its order for 31 737-700s, due from Boeing (BA) in 2016, to larger 737-800s, it fit right into the recent trend driving a historical increase ...

  • Canadian aircraft maker Bombardier to cut 1,750 jo … AFP - Fri, May 15, 2015 12:09 AM SGT

    Weakened by delays rolling out its new CSeries jetliners and sluggish sales of business jets, Canadian manufacturer Bombardier announced Thursday a fourth wave of layoffs in 18 months. It is cutting 1,750 ...

  • Lumber Liquidators' next big fight is with its ins … Business Insider - Tue, May 12, 2015 11:04 PM SGT

    Lumber Liquidators' next big fight is with insurers. Some of its insurers are refusing to defend...

  • Stocks In Focus MY (Eco World Devt Group, MyEG, Perwaja … Shares Investment - Mon, May 11, 2015 5:01 PM SGT

    Eco World Development Group has raised RM638.4 million from the placement of 394 million new shares. The placement attracted strong demand from domestic and foreign investors...

  • Economic growth falters on back of unprecedented labour … Singapore Business Review - Mon, May 11, 2015 3:00 PM SGT
    Economic growth falters on back of unprecedented labour market tightness

    Singapore’s economic growth will remain muted this year due to the unprecedented tightness in the domestic labour market, a report by BMI Research revealed today. “While the economy's low unemployment rate is testament to its underlying health, it also represents a major challenge for firms operating in labour-intensive …

  • Here's the futuristic piece of tech that NASA is betting … Business Insider - Sat, May 9, 2015 3:39 AM SGT

    When you're planning a trip, one of the most...

  • NASA CHIEF: We'll see American boots on Martian soil … Business Insider - Fri, May 8, 2015 3:12 AM SGT

    Mars isn't just a pipe dream. That was NASA...

  • SGX announces “comply or explain” basis for sustainability … Singapore Business Review - Thu, May 7, 2015 10:39 AM SGT
    SGX announces “comply or explain” basis for sustainability reporting

    This will increase transparency of governance. Singapore’s high governance standards and practice are widely recognised in the international finance scene. Recently, Singapore Exchange (SGX) announced plans to increase the transparency of governance with sustainability reporting on a “comply or explain” basis”. According …

  • New Home Sales Outlook Calls For Big Jump This Yea … Investor's Business Daily - Fri, Apr 3, 2015 8:02 PM SGT

    With mortgage rates anticipated to stay under 5% this year, Realtors expect U.S. sales of all types of existing homes to lift 6% and new single-family homes to jump a whopping 33%. Those figures come as ...

  • Loews' Cup-Without-Handle Base Started A 1,080% Run … Investor's Business Daily - Fri, Apr 3, 2015 6:27 AM SGT

    Sometimes a stock will throw investors for a loop by rushing straight into new high ground without pausing to form a handle. Should investors be ready to step up and buy into this aggressive price action? ...

  • Lumber Liquidators' sales got whacked in March and … Business Insider - Thu, Apr 2, 2015 8:27 PM SGT

    Bad press is weighing on sales at Lumber...

  • Docking with the International Space Station is so … Business Insider - Tue, Mar 31, 2015 2:56 AM SGT

    Imagine being chased by a 925,000-pound machine...

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