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331 words • intermediate • 2 years, 7 months ago
business
"The Money Advice Service (MAS) has scrapped its entire marketing budget as the Treasury looks to dismantle the service. In his Budget, chancellor George Osborne announced plans to scrap existing money guidance services such as MAS in favour of a new..."
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393 words • advanced • 2 years, 9 months ago
business
"SINGAPORE - The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) can now strengthen its oversight of financial holding companies (FHCs), after Parliament on Monday approved a Bill that provides a regulatory framework for such entities. An FHC is a non-operatin..."
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805 words • advanced • 3 years, 3 months ago
business
"Former Malaysian International Trade and Industry Minister Tan Sri Rafidah Aziz says this is the right time to re-strategize, reorganize and restructure Malaysia Airlines (MAS) via its delisting and complete takeover of the ailing carrier by Khazanah..."
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196 words • advanced • 2 years, 5 months ago
startups, finance, business
"The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) announced Wednesday that it will be including its renminbi (RMB) financial investments as part of its Official Foreign Reserves (OFR) from June 2016 onwards. This move recognises the steady and calibrated li..."
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558 words • advanced • 2 years, 9 months ago
business
"As global trade stays downbeat, domestic firms in the information technology services and infrastructure sectors will play a key role in supporting the nation's growth this year, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) said yesterday. "Demand for ..."

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416 words • advanced • 2 years, 8 months ago
business
"Information related to mergers and acquisitions (MAs) of credit institutions is awaited as the season of annual shareholders meetings is around the corner. A Saigonbank branch in southern Binh Duong Province. Late last year, the central bank said the..."
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3582 words • advanced • 3 years, 6 months ago
"New CEO to create more than 10 subsidiaries, each will be will be given KPIs to monitor cost and deliverables CHANGE is the constant now at Malaysia Airlines as the carrier prepares for a complete overhaul. Christoph Mueller, the boss of Malaysia A..."
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252 words • advanced • 2 years, 7 months ago
business
"Vietnam has seen a series of mergers and acquisitions (MAs) in its property market in 2016, a trend expected to continue throughout the year. Notable MAs in the first quarter included TNR Holdings purchase of TNR Tower in Hanoi from Vingroup for ..."
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546 words • advanced • 3 years, 2 months ago
business
"Economists expect the central bank to weaken the Singdollar slightly in the light of the slowing economy and full-year inflation looking to enter negative territory. They tip a weakening of around 1 per cent when the Monetary Authority of Singapore ..."
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673 words • advanced • 2 years, 10 months ago
business
"Singapore - THOSE SG50 notes that were supposed to be a special edition? Well, there's now too many of them. Despite the long queues which formed when they were first issued, demand turned out to be underwhelming, or on the flip side of the coin, su..."

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200 words • advanced • 2 years, 9 months ago
business
"The Government has admitted that the Money Advice Service brand is “misleading” to consumers because it does not offer regulated advice. Under proposals now under consultation, MAS will be closed, with its pension guidance remit going to a new p..."

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102 words • advanced • 2 years, 4 months ago
business
"Numbers are just the beginningsm Magone & Co’s approach to advising a business is a little different from other CPA firms. We don’t focus on your industry as much as where your organization is in the business lifecycle — emerging, growth, matu..."
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344 words • advanced • 3 years, 2 months ago
business
"Singapore's central bank is slowing the rate of appreciation of the Singapore dollar for the second time this year (Pius Koller/REX Shutterstock) SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Singapore’s economy posted an annualised third-quarter growth of 1.4%, deceleratin..."

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606 words • advanced • 3 years, 7 months ago
"Collaboration between Scotland's Rural College (SRUC) and Ecometrica could unlock tens of millions for investment in biomass energy. Leading agricultural research institution Scotland's Rural College teamed up with sustainability software and data c..."

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142 words • advanced • 2 years, 5 months ago
business
"SINGAPORE: IBM plans to open a blockchain innovation centre in Singapore in collaboration with the government, as the city-state strives to become Asia´s main financial technology hub. The tech giant will be working with the main economic planning ..."

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1192 words • advanced • 2 years, 4 months ago
finance, business
"Below the surface of falling prices in Singapore Marissa Lee The Straits Times HOME ASEAN&BEYON AEC THU, 23 JUN, 2016 1:25 AM SHARE : SINGAPORE - April marked Singapore's 18th straight month of negative inflation, and economists reckon that this ..."
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355 words • advanced • 3 years, 4 months ago
business
"With each new piece of economic data released in recent weeks the overall picture has grown drearier and drearier, but the Singdollar is set to remain relatively strong amid the gloom. Yesterday's numbers showed that the economy suffered five straig..."
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302 words • intermediate • 2 years, 11 months ago
business
"Singapore's consumer prices continued to fall in November, figures from the Ministry of Trade and Industry showed Wednesday. Consumer prices slid 0.8 percent year-on-year in November, the same rate of decrease as seen in October. Economists had fore..."
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895 words • advanced • 2 years, 9 months ago
business
"Guest Blogger: Phil Seckman, Partner, McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP A March 2, 2012, final rule requiring competition for certain orders placed under Federal Supply Schedule (“FSS”) contracts increases the burdens on agencies before schedule order..."

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954 words • advanced • 2 years, 7 months ago
business
"In September 2014, the Monetary Authority of Singapore issued a consultation on new standards and guidelines to ensure that financial institutions have sound risk management practices for outsourcing arrangements, which will include cloud services. W..."

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