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Muthukrishnan Ramaswami, president of the Singapore Exchange, explains why the stock operator is keen to launch a cross-border trading platform with Taiwan.
The death of Singapore’s founding father, Lee Kuan Yew, may have spurred an unusual side effect: the city-state’s consumers now feel more confident.
With locally-grown produce accounting for less than 10 percent of Singapore's vegetable needs, the Southeast Asian country is leveraging on technology to change that. CNBC's Bernie Lo reports.
Azmat Yusuf, founder of London-based Citymapper, introduces the urban transport app which provides users with real-time information. He also discusses the company's launch in Singapore.
Factors like economic stability enable Singapore to plan ahead for problems like an aging population, says Steve Leonard, executive deputy chairman of Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore.
CNBC's Christine Tan speaks to the managing director of Robinsons Group - one of Singapore's oldest department stores - to find out how it is fighting the slowdown in the retail sector.
Malcolm Rodrigues, CEO of MyRepublic, explains how the internet service provider wants to make a difference in Singapore's mobile landscape.
After its first brick-and-mortar "pop-up" store in Singapore, e-retailer Zalora has opened another in Hong Kong. Cheng Xun Chua, managing director of Zalora Hong Kong, explains the move.
Singapore has been seen as a good example of a sustainable smart city, but the use of technology is not without its downsides. CNBC's Pauline Chiou reports.
Alvin Liew, senior economist at UOB, attributes the Monetary Authority of Singapore's decision to hold off easing to a "slightly more positive picture" on global economy.
The slowdown in China's economy and a stronger local currency is hurting Singapore's tourism sector, says Euben Paracuelles, executive director and Southeast Asia economist at Nomura.
Last week, the Singapore government announced a global campaign to increase tourism numbers. CNBC's Pauline Chiou has more.
Taimur Baig, chief economist for Asia at Deutsche Bank, expects Singapore to achieve a gross domestic product (GDP) of 3 percent for this year as it continues to manage economic headwinds.
Amid a dismal export sector globally, Singapore saw positive growth in the first quarter of 2015 solely on domestic demand, Taimur Baig, chief economist for Asia at Deutsche Bank.
Asian commodity trader Noble Group has managed to fight off another round of research flak, this time from prominent short seller Muddy Waters.
Singapore central bank calls don't usually spur much excitement, but analysts are split on whether it may ease further after January's surprise move.
Robert Medd, partner of GMT Research, outlines the research house's concerns over Singapore-listed Noble Groups' financial statements.
Singapore's high-end property developers faced with a ticking clock may take drastic measures to avoid steep charges for unsold units.
Singapore's property prices may have largely defied doomsday predictions, but investors appear reluctant to step back into the market anytime soon.
Household debt across Asia is raising red flags, but the official data may not capture the full picture for families around the region.