• Data Centers are now the cornerstone of information economy
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    Data Centers are now the cornerstone of information economy

    Data Centers, once a niche investment and inflexible asset for global enterprises, are now a cornerstone of the information economy, and $100 billion has poured into the asset class over the past decade, according to Cushman & Wakefield’s Data Center Market Comparison. Cushman & Wakefield is a leading

  • Global workplace to be impacted by demographic shifts by 2030, study
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    Global workplace to be impacted by demographic shifts by 2030, study

    Southeast Asian and Indian cities will benefit from large influx of Millennials and Generation Z into the global workplace, supporting the growth of outsourcing The retirement of Baby Boomers and the debut of Generation Z workers, along with other demographic shifts in global workplace, have major implications

  • Commercial real estate continues to see investment at record levels
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    Commercial real estate continues to see investment at record levels

    Resurgent commercial real estate activity in U.S. and growth in Asia in 2019; investment volumes expected to remain elevated in 2020 Global commercial real estate transaction volumes reached an all-time high of $800 billion, increasing 4% year-over-year and making 2019 the most liquid year on record.

  • Dementia Care Village tender for site at Gibraltar Crescent closed
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    Dementia Care Village tender for site at Gibraltar Crescent closed

    The Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) announced on Jan 15 that on behalf of the Ministry of Health (MOH), it has closed the dementia care village tender for the site at Gibraltar Crescent. The dementia care village tender was launched for sale via the Concept and Price Revenue Tender approach on 16

  • Best SIM-Only Mobile Plans For Light, Moderate, And Heavy Data Users
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    Best SIM-Only Mobile Plans For Light, Moderate, And Heavy Data Users

    Break free from lock-in contracts with the best SIM only plans in the market. The SIM-only, mobile plan war is now in full swing. Gone are the days when fixed mobile plan contracts by Singtel, StarHub, and M1 locked you in for a period of […]The post Best SIM-Only Mobile Plans For Light, Moderate, And

  • Developers’ sales fell sharply in December 2019
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    Developers’ sales fell sharply in December 2019

    Developers' sales fell sharply in December 2019 in the absence of any new project launches, noted real estate services New private home sales came in at 538 units (excluding Executive Condos) last month, markedly lower than the restated 1,165 units (excl ECs) transacted in November. On a year-on-year

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    Junior College vs Polytechnic Course Fees in Singapore (AY 2020 / 2021)

    After the GCE O Levels, most teenagers will reach their first big educational crossroad in life: should you continue with the GCE A Level syllabus in junior college (JC), or pursue a more specialised diploma at a polytechnic? Popular disciplines like business courses in Ngee Ann Polytechnic (NP) and

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    CNY Plant & Flower Prices (2020) – Money Plant, Kumquat, Bamboo & More

    As we slowly inch towards Chinese New Year, it’s not just the loud, cringe-y songs that are taking over Singapore. Festive plants and flowers like the money plant, lucky bamboo and more are now being sold at heartland markets and supermarkets like Fairprice and Cold Storage.

  • Oversupply of flats caused by en-bloc frenzy could take years to clear
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    Oversupply of flats caused by en-bloc frenzy could take years to clear

    Housing loan business over the next few quarters is likely to be muted because of the flats oversupply The Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) revealed late last year that Singapore had an overhang of 31,948 units and observers believe that this property glut could take years to clear, exacerbating concerns

  • Want to Save More in 2020? 5 Ways to Resist Consumerism and Spend Less
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    Want to Save More in 2020? 5 Ways to Resist Consumerism and Spend Less

    Living in Singapore, you’re constantly bombarded by advertisements, from bus stops, MRT to shopping centres in every district. It can be...

  • Singapore CBD Grade A office rents to see slowest growth in 2020
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    Singapore CBD Grade A office rents to see slowest growth in 2020

    Singapore CBD Grade A office rents to see slowest growth in four years in 2020 Singapore CBD Grade A office rents rose by 7% YOY in 2019, following a quiet Q4 2019 Colliers Research expects Singapore CBD Grade A office rents to grow by 1% YOY in 2020, slowing down after rising 26% cumulatively over [

  • CNY: How You Can Use Ang Baos To Teach Kids Financial Literacy?
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    CNY: How You Can Use Ang Baos To Teach Kids Financial Literacy?

    Kids of all ages love Chinese New Year (CNY) – there’s no doubt about it. They get to feast on delicious goodies and collect lucky ang baos (red packets), after all.  My 9-year-old daughter, for one, is always very intrigued and excited to receive red […]The post CNY: How You Can Use Ang Baos To Teach

  • RTS Link Development conclusion in sight confirms M’sian Minister
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    RTS Link Development conclusion in sight confirms M’sian Minister

    RTS Link Development conclusion is within sight confirmed the Malaysian Transport Minister, Anthony Loke Siew Fook. Writing in his Facebook on Jan 10 about the RTS Link Development conclusion, Mr Loke said: "Paid a visit to Singapore's Transport Minister Mr Khaw Boon Wan and discussed the progress

  • Which Are The Best Millennial Credit Cards?
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    Which Are The Best Millennial Credit Cards?

    It seems like banks roll out a new product, almost every other month, it boldly claims will conquer the millennial market. That nebulously-defined group of people born from the early 1980s to the mid-1990s.  As a millennial myself, I find such attempts to be mildly […]The post Which Are The Best Millennial

  • 2020 Li Chun: Best Times On 4 February To Deposit Money
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    2020 Li Chun: Best Times On 4 February To Deposit Money

    Invite better luck and fortune this year by depositing money into your savings account on 4 February 2020. Chinese New Year is a time when feasting, traditions and superstitions take centerstage, and Li Chun is one of the many traditions that Singaporeans have adopted over […]The post 2020 Li Chun: Best

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    CNY Ang Bao Rates in Singapore (2020) – Everything You Need to Know

    Young Singaporean parents or newlyweds giving out Chinese New Year (CNY) ang baos for the first time often have no clue about the market rates and red packet traditions. Understandably, Chinese New Year can be quite daunting for first-timers.

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    Chinese New Year Budgeting (2020) – How Much Does It Cost To Follow Tradition?

    As one half of a young, married couple who’s just moved into our own place, I am only just starting to realise that Chinese New Year costs a truckload of money. Up until last year when my folks ran the ...

  • Government land sale tenders close for two sites with lower than expected bids
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    Government land sale tenders close for two sites with lower than expected bids

    The Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) on Jan 9 announced that it has closed government land sale tenders for two sites at Jalan Bunga Rampai and Irwell Bank. The public Government land sale tenders for the two sites at Jalan Bunga Rampai and Irwell Bank Road was launched on 29 August 2019 and 31 October

  • Hair Salons In Singapore For A Guilt-Free Makeover Starting At $3
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    Hair Salons In Singapore For A Guilt-Free Makeover Starting At $3

    A good hair day can mean the difference between walking around unnoticed and turning heads on the street.  It could start from a simple haircut, and progress into an elaborate multi-toned balayage. Even a well-executed fade can dramatically elevate your look from run-of-the-mill to sophisticated.  […

  • Portfolio of 11 retail shops in Sim Lim Square launched for sale for $22m
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    Portfolio of 11 retail shops in Sim Lim Square launched for sale for $22m

    Knight Frank Singapore has been appointed as the exclusive marketing agent of a portfolio of 11 retail shops in Sim Lim Square for sale via Expression of Interest (EOI), for S$22 million. The portfolio of 11 retail shops are prime, central podium facing units on the 5th floor of Sim Lim Square, a shoppers

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    FAQs About Health Savings Accounts

    A health savings account can be a powerful financial tool to cover medical expenses and save for the future.

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    9 Things You Must Know About ETFs

    There's no question that exchange-traded funds are becoming a big part of the investor's toolkit. Assets in ETFs and similar exchange-traded products now exceed $2.3 trillion, nearly 10 times what they were a decade ago, according to the Investment Company Institute, the fund industry's

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    The Best Card for Your Credit Style

    Zero in on the best card by figuring out how you handle credit.

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    Stock Basics: Avoid Common Errors

    One requirement for successful investing is keeping mistakes to a minimum. These eight mistakes recur with unnecessary frequency.

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    Stock Basics: 5 Scenarios When Selling Stocks Makes Sense

    Hint: It has nothing to do with the market, and everything to do with your personal circumstances.