MTQ: Reported Results For The 3 Months Ended 30 June 2017.

25 Jul 2017 - ShareInvestor Express
Weaker results mainly arising from lower subsea activities at Neptune. Reduced finance costs following repayment of bank borrowings. Improved net debt gearing...

Malaysia: Shares end the day higher

25 Jul 2017 - Business Times Breaking News
MALAYSIA share prices ended higher on Tuesday with the FTSE Bursa Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Composite Index up 1.35 points to 1,763.34.Volume was 1.67 billion lots worth RM1.62 billion.Losers outnumbered gainers 510 to 329.

Singapore shares close 0.5% up

25 Jul 2017 - Business Times Breaking News
SINGAPORE stocks finished 0.5 per cent higher on Tuesday, with the Straits Times Index advancing 17.03 points to 3,327.83. Top trades by value included OCBC Bank, Thai Beverage, Singtel, Global Logistic Properties and DBS.

Justin Bieber concert in Singapore cancelled

25 Jul 2017 - Business Times Breaking News
SINGER Justin Bieber will not performing in Singapore on Oct 7 "due to unforeseen circumstances", Unusual Limited said in a Singapore Exchange (SGX) filing on Tuesday.This comes just after almost three weeks, when Unusual Limited first announced that the Canadian singer will be making a stop here as ...

Great Eastern's net profit skyrockets to $279.5m

25 Jul 2017 - Singapore Business Review
Thanks to the whopping 123% jump in life insurance profit. The insurance arm of OCBC Bank reported a stellar set of numbers in its quarterly financial report, with net profit attributable to shareholders shooting up by 173% to $279.5m. According to the group, this came with the 6% increase in total weighted ...

Housing costs decline 2% in June

25 Jul 2017 - Singapore Business Review
After posting a 0.1% growth in the preceding month. The cost of housing & utilities slipped 2% YoY in June, largely due to a higher base effect caused by timing differences for the disbursement of service and conservancy charges (SC&C) rebates. According to RHB, this came after the 0.1% growth in May. ...

Scoot unveils 5 new routes

25 Jul 2017 - Singapore Business Review
This brings its total destination count to 65. Following Scoot and Tigerair's brand merger, Scoot announced the inclusion of five new destinations that will be carried out starting June next year. According to the group, the new additions to Scoot's destinations include Honolulu, Harbin in Northeast ...

Broker's take: DBS Vickers downgrades Ascendas India Trust on disappointing Q1 2018

25 Jul 2017 - Business Times Breaking News
DBS Vickers on Tuesday downgraded Ascendas India Trust (a-iTrust) to a "hold" from a "buy", and cut its target price to S$1.15 a unit from S$1.20.Since the research house upgraded the trust to a "buy" 18 months ago, its price has rallied more than 30 per cent."However, with a weaker-than-expected Q1 ...

GuocoLand's first Martin Modern sold out 90 units at $220m

25 Jul 2017 - Singapore Business Review
Its 'home within a botanic garden' concept garnered the most interest. GuocoLand sold out 90 units in the first selling of its latest luxury development, Martin Modern, for more than $220m. The units ranged from two to four-bedrooms and were priced from $2,009 to $2,500 per square foot. The total value ...

Hot stock: China Star Food queried over price surge

25 Jul 2017 - Business Times Breaking News
SHARES of China Star Food Group rose by some 15 per cent or S$0.016 to a high of S$0.12 on Tuesday morning.The Catalist-listed company, which manufactures healthy food snacks in China, was among the top gainers and most actively traded counters on Singapore Exchange (SGX). As at 11.21am, about 19.6 million ...