2014-11-01 00:59

Japan's reclusive Princess Masako back in public eye: 5 things about her life after marriage

Japan's reclusive Princess Masako back in public eye: 5 things about her life after marriage
Japan's reclusive Princess Masako has attended her first banquet in 11 years.
2014-10-31 23:32

An interactive map of Singapore's secondary schools

The Ministry of Education has distributed its annual guide to the Secondary 1 admissions exercise to Primary 6 pupils. Here's all you need to know about each school, from admission cut-off scores from the previous year to transport access.
2014-10-31 23:27

Keppel FELS bags US$240m jackup rig contract

KEPPEL FELS, a wholly owned subsidiary of Keppel Offshore & Marine (Keppel O&M), has secured a contract from BOT Lease (BOTL), an affiliated company of The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, for a KFELS Super B Class jackup rig worth about US$240 million.
2014-10-31 23:26

George Yeo joins Wilmar board

George Yeo joins Wilmar board
SINGAPORE's former foreign minister George Yeo has been appointed by Singapore Exchange (SGX)-listed Wilmar International to its board of directors.
2014-10-31 23:23

Fragrance Group's Q3 net profit rises 6.7%

MAINBOARD-LISTED Fragrance Group posted a 6.7 per cent increase in third-quarter net profit to S$24.3 million, from the S$22.8 million earned during the same period last year.
2014-10-31 22:57

Italian man's 'sick joke' about having Ebola causes plane lockdown in Ireland

Italian man's 'sick joke' about having Ebola causes plane lockdown in Ireland
AN ITALIAN man who joked about having Ebola which caused a Aer Lingus plane to be put on lockdown at the airport has been ordered on Friday to donate 2,500 euros (S$4,024) to charity or face a criminal conviction.
2014-10-31 22:23

Fragrance Group reports higher profit for Q3

SINGAPORE - Fragrance Group reported a 6.7 per cent rise in third quarter net earnings to $24.3 million on the back of a 17.5 per cent jump in turnover to $133.3 million.
2014-10-31 22:18

John Moore, who plays Santa Claus in famous Coca-Cola Christmas ads, dies aged 86

John Moore, who plays Santa Claus in famous Coca-Cola Christmas ads, dies aged 86
LONDON - John Moore, best remembered for his role as Santa Claus in Coca-Cola's famous Christmas advertisements, has died of lung cancer at the age of 86.
2014-10-31 21:37

Football: Warriors win S-League title as DPMM lose to Tampines in Duric's last game

Football: Warriors win S-League title as DPMM lose to Tampines in Duric's last game
Once the dominant S-League football club, with a record eight title wins, Warriors FC have not tasted championship glory since 2009.
2014-10-31 21:20

Sembcorp Marine and PSA take top Asian awards

THE Singapore shipping and marine sector received a morale boost as Sembcorp Marine received the Best Shipyard of the Year award at the Lloyd's List Asia Awards 2014, while PSA was selected as the Port Operator of the Year.
2014-10-31 21:18

Higher revenue, takeover of Singapore Land help lift UIC's Q3 net profit to S$59.7m

UNITED Industrial Corporation (UIC) has posted a 37 per cent year-on-year increase in third-quarter net profit to S$59.69 million, on the back of a 17 per cent rise in revenue to S$178.38 million.
2014-10-31 21:18

Higher revenue, takeover of Singapore Land help lift UIC's Q3 net profit to S$59.7m

UNITED Industrial Corporation (UIC) has posted a 37 per cent year-on-year increase in third-quarter net profit to S$59.69 million, on the back of a 17 per cent rise in revenue to S$178.38 million.
2014-10-31 21:17

Keppel Corp unit secures rig deal worth $300 million from Japanese client

SINGAPORE - Keppel Fels, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Keppel Offshore
2014-10-31 21:13

SMRT's Q2 profit jumps 75.5% to S$25.3m

SMRT's Q2 profit jumps 75.5% to S$25.3m
SMRT Corp's net profit spiked up 75.5 per cent to S$25.3 million for the second quarter ended Sept 30 on improved performance in its train and bus operations, as well as higher profitability from its taxi, rental and advertising businesses.
2014-10-31 21:13

SMRT's Q2 profit jumps 75.5% to S$25.3m

SMRT's Q2 profit jumps 75.5% to S$25.3m
SMRT Corp's net profit spiked up 75.5 per cent to S$25.3 million for the second quarter ended Sept 30 on improved performance in its train and bus operations, as well as higher profitability from its taxi, rental and advertising businesses.
2014-10-31 21:02

Singapore Press Holdings, journalists receive Sias awards for job well done

Singapore Press Holdings, journalists receive Sias awards for job well done
SINGAPORE - Singapore Press Holdings (SPH) received top honours for its efforts toward corporate transparency and progressive industry practices at the 15th Sias Investors' Choice Awards 2014 on Friday evening.

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