JTC unveils plans to spruce up wafer fab parks


Initiatives are being rolled out to improve conditions in the electronics industry with the aim of attracting more workers and boosting growth opportunities in the sector. Industrial landlord JTC Corporation unveiled plans yesterday to spruce up wafer fabrication parks. The four wafer fab parks here […]

UPDATE 1-Euro zone bond investors navigate New Year with caution


* Euro zone yields slip, German yields hit -0.6% * Analysts say traders may be hedging any vaccine setback * December manufacturing data signals euro zone rebound * Euro zone periphery govt bond yields tmsnrt.rs/2ii2Bqr (Adds latest prices, chart, new quotes) LONDON, Jan 4 (Reuters) […]

Tech giant Sea makes big strides as it takes on digital banking


BUSINESS GO-GETTERS | Despite the economic slump this year, some Singapore firms have been able to seize opportunities and prevail against adversity, such as Sheng Siong, Sea and Ninja Van. The Straits Times looks at their business performance and the outlook ahead. Singapore-based technology giant […]

1MDB scandal casts pall over Indonesia's wealth fund ambitions


JAKARTA (BLOOMBERG) – Indonesia will need to step out of the shadows of neighbouring Malaysia’s 1MDB scandal to convince investors that its new wealth fund won’t fall prey to corruption. Nusantara Investment Authority will take lessons from other sovereign wealth funds and adopt a framework […]