Singapore Airlines achieved Envirotainer’s QEP accreditation

The FINANCIAL — Singapore Airlines has achieved Envirotainer’s Qualified Envirotainer Provider Training and Quality Program (QEP) accreditation.  QEP recognises SIA’s proficiency and capability in managing Envirotainer’s temperature-controlled container shipments in accordance with industry standards.  SIA is the first airline to be accredited…

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Apple’s first floating store will open in Singapore

The FINANCIAL — Apple today previewed Apple Marina Bay Sands, the first Apple Store to sit directly on the water. Appearing as a sphere floating on the iridescent Marina Bay, the store introduces a new and captivating retail experience at one of the…

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World’s biggest economies are heading for a recession

The FINANACIAL — There are signs that some of the world’s top economies could slump as coronavirus outbreak compounds pre-existing weaknesses. Japan’s economy shrank at an annual pace of 6.3% last quarter. The closely-watched ZEW Indicator of Economic Sentiment in Germany decreased…

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Singapore: Consumer Price Developments in feb 2019

The FINANCIAL — In February 2019, MAS Core Inflation eased to 1.5% on a year-on-year (y-o-y) basis, from 1.7% in January, due to smaller increases in the costs of services, retail items and electricity & gas.1 Despite lower core inflation, CPI-All Items…

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