Singapore 

Good deals must share: Promos in Singapore May 20-26, Singapore News

We scour the island for the best deals to help you stretch your dollar, and keep you in the loop on the hottest shopping trends. ‘Cos good things must share. 6 pieces of nuggets from KFC at $2  Photo: KFC Singapore  Love yourself some nuggets? Colonel Sanders is having a 50 per cent discount on their 6-piece nuggets till May 26.  Applicable with a minimum spending of $10, the deal is not valid during breakfast hours.  Available at all outlets except KFC Jewel Changi Airport, Sentosa, KidZania and Singapore Zoo.  50% off…

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Singapore 

Can a house be too big? Interior designers share their experiences, Singapore News

It may be hard to believe, especially in land-scarce Singapore, but when a house is too spacious, it can be challenging. We speak to three interior designers, who have had experience in taming a supersize home, to find out how they tackled the toughest of projects to make them work. MAKE THEM FEEL WARM AND FRIENDLY Design: Design Intervention.Photo: Home & Decor  “The biggest challenge in working with large open-plan spaces is how to make them feel warm and friendly. Too open a space can feel impersonal – so we…

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Singapore 

Good deals must share: Promos in Singapore May 13-19, Singapore News

We scour the island for the best deals to help you stretch your dollar, and keep you in the loop on the hottest shopping trends. ‘Cos good things must share. $1 deals at J-Cube What can you get for $1 these days? Not even a glass of kopi peng. So it’s been great for Westies in Singapore who have been enjoying J-Cube mall’s $1 deals every Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Now for the bad news: It appears this is the last week of the promos. What’s available? $1 pork collar at Shi Jian Hot Pot…

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Singapore 

5 couples share the most expensive items they have ever bought for their home, Singapore News

Home is where your heart is; it is also likely where the most expensive things you’d ever buy are. We talk to five homeowners about the priciest items they have ever bought for their pads, and we’ll show you how you can get them for less at IMM’s upcoming home and furnishing sale. Say goodbye to hefty price tags, and hello savings! Newlyweds Rachel, 28, and Wai Kiat, 31 Photo: Rachel and Wai Kiat These newlyweds, who just moved into an executive condominium at Canberra, are all for spending on things…

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Singapore 

$1.25m 4-D win: Wife has equal share in husband’s prize money, rules apex court, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – Singapore’s apex court has ruled that the lottery winnings of a spouse are part of a couple’s matrimonial assets to be shared equally, when the ticket is bought with the intention of benefiting the family instead of the winner alone. In reversing a High Court decision, the Court of Appeal made clear that it is not laying down a “blanket rule” that lottery prize money must be shared equally when there is a divorce. Judge of Appeal Andrew Phang said the presumption is that both contributed equally to…

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China 

China’s state-owned enterprise reform debate rumbles on as sale of Gree Electric controlling share nears

Reform and the potential partial privatisation of China’s state-owned enterprises has been slow since the idea was first introduced in 2013, but debate is now raging about the outlook for broader changes, with the possibility that the world’s largest manufacturer of residential air conditioners could come under the control of the private sector.The sale is regarded as a test case of Beijing’s attitude toward the roles of state and private corporate ownership after the announcement by the Zhuhai… Source link

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Vietnam 

Maritime Bank wants to raise $43 million from private share issuance – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

    A Maritime Commercial Joint Stock Bank trading office. The bank is planning to sell 100 million shares to domestic investors via a private deal to raise VNĐ1 trillion. Photo cafef.vn HÀ NỘI — The Maritime Commercial Joint Stock Bank (MSB) is proposing shareholders approve a plan to raise VNĐ1 trillion (US$43 million) from private share issuance in the second half of this year. The bank’s board of directors plans to issue 100 million shares or maximum 8.5 per cent of its charter capital for domestic shareholders. The capital…

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Home 

Shanghai share index rallies to 12-month high following quarterly economic data indicating growth upswing

China’s stocks climbed for a second day, sending the benchmark gauge to a one-year high, as the economy grew at a pace topping analysts’ estimates, strengthening evidence of a firmer recovery in full swing.The Shanghai Composite Index rose 0.3 per cent, or 9.52 points, to 3,263.12 at the close on Wednesday, finishing at the highest level since March 22, 2018. Carmakers paced the gains on expectations that the government will unveil plans that will ease license controls and encourage the… Source link

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Vietnam 

Thanh Hóa Water Supply raises US$15.7 million from share sale – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

  Thanh Hóa Water Supply JSC on Wednesday raised US$15.7 million from selling 11 million shares on the Hà Nội Stock Exchange. The northern market regulator will hold five auctions in April to sell 37.4 million shares. — Photo thoibaotaichinhvietnam.vn HÀ NỘI — Thanh Hóa Water Supply JSC on Wednesday sold 11.05 million shares on the Hà Nội Stock Exchange (HNX), earning VNĐ365.7 billion (US$15.7 million). A total of 16 investors, including one institutional investor, signed up for the auction and registered to buy a total…

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Home 

Tech IPO adviser China Renaissance sees share price drop as full-year profit misses estimates

Shares of China Renaissance fell after full-year net profit came in below analysts’ estimates despite a healthy jump in revenues.The investment bank, which focuses on providing financial services to new-economy companies and entrepreneurs, lost 4.5 per cent to HK$22.20 by midday on Wednesday. That marks a 30.82 per cent fall from its listing price last September.The company’s 2018 net profit was up 15.8 per cent from a year earlier to US$67.3 million, below estimates of US$68.02 million among… Source link

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