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  • Buy low, drink high: Get your beer like a trader Thursday, 30 Jul 2015 | 10:53 PM ET
    Buy low, drink high: Get your beer like a trader

    A pub in Singapore called "Beer Market" was inspired by a pub in Barcelona where beer prices fluctuated like stocks. CNBC's Martin Soong has more.

  • OCBC vs UOB earnings: 'A tale of two banks' Thursday, 30 Jul 2015 | 10:34 PM ET
    OCBC vs UOB earnings: 'A tale of two banks'

    OCBC's overseas strategies paid off in the three months ended June, while UOB "paid the price for staying at home", says Lachlan Colquhoun, chief executive at East and Partners.

  • An investor in front of an electronic board showing stock information at a brokerage house in Fuyang, China, July 28, 2015.

    Singapore sovereign wealth fund GIC is finding opportunities to invest in the volatile China market despite regulators' restrictions on some investors.

  • SGX looks to China for growth in derivatives Wednesday, 29 Jul 2015 | 7:36 PM ET
    SGX looks to China for growth in derivatives

    Muthukrishnan Ramaswami, president of the Singapore Exchange, says the bourse operator's primary interest in China remains on growing its derivatives business.

  • SGX President: We are working on better listings Wednesday, 29 Jul 2015 | 7:31 PM ET
    SGX President: We are working on better listings

    Muthukrishnan Ramaswami, president of the Singapore Exchange, outlines the factors that limited the growth of its securities trading in the fourth quarter and stresses on the need to attract new listings.

  • Alibaba aims at Amazon's cloud biz in $1B push Wednesday, 29 Jul 2015 | 3:38 PM ET
    An employee walks past the Alibaba logo at the company’s headquarters outside of Hangzhou, China.

    Alibaba will invest $1 billion into its Aliyun cloud computing arm to challenge Amazon.com's lucrative Web Services division.

  • Star architect Moshe Safdie's latest creation Tuesday, 28 Jul 2015 | 12:00 PM ET
    Star architect Moshe Safdie's latest creation

    On a tour of his latest Singapore residential project, star architect Moshe Safdie told CNBC how he ensured that each apartment owner got a great view of their community.

  • Singapore ruling party faces new voting majority Monday, 27 Jul 2015 | 7:47 PM ET

    Singapore's ruling party faces a different electorate, with citizens born after independence likely making up the voting majority in upcoming elections.

  • DBS CEO: Happy with Q2 results Monday, 27 Jul 2015 | 12:33 AM ET
    DBS CEO: Happy with Q2 earnings

    Piyush Gupta, CEO of DBS, attributes the upbeat second-quarter results to factors such as higher interest rates margin. He later explains why Asia's economic challenges have been "over-exaggerated."

  • Singapore's unlawful money fight faces challenges Sunday, 26 Jul 2015 | 11:04 PM ET
    Singapore's downtown central financial district.

    Singapore's fight to stem illicit funds has led to the quandary of finding enough qualified compliance specialists to check that the inflows are clean.

  • Here's the downside in DBS' earnings report Sunday, 26 Jul 2015 | 10:25 PM ET
    Here's the downside in DBS' earnings report

    DBS Group's warning of uncertainty in the second-half eclipsed the announcement of better-than-expected second-quarter earnings, says Stuart Leckie, chairman of Stirling Finance.

  • Toll Global Logistics unveils 'future ready' warehouse

    Chris Pearce, CEO of Toll Global Logistics, introduces the company's new warehouse - a 100,000 square meters integrated transshipment hub called "Toll City" in Singapore.

  • This is Uber's latest service: Ice cream delivery Friday, 24 Jul 2015 | 12:52 AM ET
    This is Uber's latest service: Ice cream delivery

    Yaniv Goder, GM, Singapore at Uber, explains why the on-demand private car app is delivering ice cream via Uber drivers, electric vehicles and even drones on Friday.

  • Porsche celebrates 30 years of presence in Singapore Thursday, 23 Jul 2015 | 10:51 PM ET
    Porsche celebrates 30 years of presence in Singapore

    Klaus Zellmer, VP, overseas & emerging markets at Porsche AG, says the German carmaker has a long-term investment strategy in Singapore.

  • This start-up is shaking up the fitness industry Thursday, 23 Jul 2015 | 6:50 PM ET
    This start-up is shaking up the fitness industry

    Joel Neoh, founder of KFit, explains how the Singapore-based startup aims to make fitness more accessible, while solving the problem of under-utilization in gyms across Asia.

  • Attacks on Noble accounting take their toll Wednesday, 22 Jul 2015 | 12:47 AM ET
    Richard Elman, chief executive officer of Noble Group.

    How Noble reports profits on long-term commodity deals has become the center of a fierce battle between the trading house and its critics. The Financial Times reports.

  • Singapore property market will remain sluggish: Report Wednesday, 22 Jul 2015 | 12:40 AM ET
    Singapore property market will remain sluggish: Report

    Steve Melhuish, CEO and co-founder at PropertyGuru, discusses the outlook for Singapore's property market in the second half of 2015.

  • Singapore's central bank said inflation is likely to be at the lower end of its forecasts, but it expects prices to pick up in 2016.

  • China slowdown could drag down Asian peers: Pro Monday, 20 Jul 2015 | 9:16 PM ET
    China slowdown could drag down Asian peers: Pro

    Taimur Baig, chief economist for Asia at Deutsche Bank, scaled back his growth forecasts for the likes of Singapore and Hong Kong due to the slowdown in China.

  • Insights from Singapore's ex-Foreign Min Sunday, 19 Jul 2015 | 8:51 PM ET
    Insights from Singapore's ex-Foreign Min

    George Yeo, chairman of Kerry Logistics and former Foreign Minister of Singapore, discusses his new book titled "George Yeo and Bonsai, Banyan and the Tao."