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More local employment in Q4, overall improvement in labour market in 2018: MOM

More local employment in Q4, overall improvement in labour market in 2018: MOM

31/1/2019 7:46:00 AM

More local employment in Q4, overall improvement in labour market in 2018: MOM

SINGAPORE: The labour market improved in 2018, with employment of locals growing in the fourth quarter of last year, said the Ministry of Manpower ...

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Not desirable to move ministers after less than a year, but situation ‘can’t be helped’: PM Lee

SINGAPORE — It is not desirable to give Cabinet ministers short stints in their portfolios owing to the disruption it can cause, but such moves are sometimes necessary, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said on Friday (April 23).

Rents, prices of overall industrial space in Singapore unchanged in Q4 2018: JTCRENTALS and prices of industrial space in Singapore remained unchanged in the fourth quarter of 2018 over the preceding quarter, according to the latest data from industrial land agency JTC Corp. Read more at The Business Times.

Singapore private home prices slip 0.1% in Q4 2018, up 7.9% for full year: URASingapore private home prices slip 0.1% in Q4 2018, up 7.9% for full yr: URA

Flash: Singapore office rents up 0.5% q-o-q in Q4 2018: URAFlash: Singapore office rents up 0.5% q-o-q in Q4 2018: URAsg

Flash: Singapore retail rents rose 1.2 per cent q-o-q in Q4 2018: URAFlash: Singapore retail rents rose 1.2% q-o-q in Q4 2018, says URAsg

Singapore private home prices slip 0.1% in Q4 2018, up 7.9% for full year: URAPRIVATE home prices in Singapore eased by 0.1 per cent in the fourth quarter of last year, after inching up 0.5 per cent the previous quarter, according to data released by the Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) on Friday. Read more at The Business Times.

Brokers’ takeCompiled by Leila Lai SOILBUILD BUSINESS SPACE REIT I HOLD (CHANGED) JAN 23 CLOSE: $0.62 TARGET PRICE: $0.62 OCBC Investment Research, Jan 23 Soilbuild Reit's Q4 2018 results were...

Cryptocurrency thefts, scams hit $1.7 billion in 2018: reportOf the $1.7 billion, the report, which looks at criminal activity in the digital currency market, said $950 million constituted thefts from cryptocurrency exchanges and infrastructure services such as wallets, up nearly 260 percent from $266 million in 2017. Korea and Japan were home to most of the

At least 87 reports of car rental scams made in 2018: PoliceSINGAPORE - At least 87 reports of car rental scams were made in 2018 costing victims more than $30,000, the police said on Wednesday (Jan 30).. Read more at straitstimes.com.

Fintech firms raise record $54b in 2018NEW YORK: Venture capital-backed financial technology companies raised a record US$39.57 billion (S$54 billion) from investors globally in 2018, up 120 per cent from the previous year, according to research by data provider CB Insights published yesterday. Funding was...

2018 was fourth hottest year on record: researchers[WASHINGTON] The last four years have been the world's hottest since record-keeping began, with 2018 the fourth warmest on record, according to data published Thursday by US research group Berkeley Earth. Read more at The Business Times.