Longest US bull market also most unloved

Singapore, Dec. 8 -- We are now in the 11th year of an American bull market. It is the longest on record, and two times the average historical trend in terms of magnitude and duration. But, I dare s... Read More

Aiming to be Asia's No. 1 skin-health firm

Singapore, Dec. 8 -- Q You have three main businesses - speciality pharmaceuticals, proprietary brands as well as the online medical hypermart. Can you briefly talk about them? A Our principal busin... Read More

The case for investing in science firms

Singapore, Dec. 8 -- Investors love technology and associate it with names such as Google, Apple and Netflix. It is considered a high-risk, high-return sector that financial advisers often recommend a... Read More

He started retirement planning fresh out of college

Singapore, Dec. 8 -- American finance executive Chris Brankin started thinking of retirement right out of college, and he began saving at that young age. He was inspired by what he learnt while purs... Read More

What is factor investing?

Singapore, Dec. 8 -- WHAT DOES IT MEAN? Factor investing is a way of creating a portfolio by focusing on underlying themes, or factors, that drive investment returns and risks. Most investors alread... Read More

Financial literacy for kids

Singapore, Dec. 8 -- For some children, the humble bookshop at school presents temptations of a budgetary kind. Youngsters who are learning to manage their pocket money sometimes buy stationery or k... Read More

Singapore, US ink deal to set up RSAF detachment in Guam

Singapore, Dec. 8 -- The Republic of Singapore Air Force (RSAF) will set up a fighter training detachment in the United States territory of Guam under an agreement inked by Singapore and the US on Fri... Read More

Community hospital opens next to SGH in Outram

Singapore, Dec. 8 -- The Republic's ninth community hospital was opened yesterday in Outram, the first community hospital providing step-down care in southern Singapore where government figures show t... Read More

Godrej: Modifying crop to create cheaper feed for poultry

Singapore, Dec. 8 -- A 122-year-old family empire may not be what first comes to mind when one thinks of cutting-edge farming innovation, but Mumbai-based Godrej Group is aiming to be precisely that. ... Read More

Creative solutions key to growing agri-food sector

Singapore, Dec. 8 -- Agriculture may be older than civilisation itself, but it is still largely an alien concept to Singaporeans. However, it may be precisely because only 1 per cent of the island's... Read More