Mart volatility weighs on public float hike

4h bworldonline
THE SECURITIES and Exchange Commission (SEC) still plans to raise the minimum public ownership (MPO) requirement of publicly listed companies by yearend, but recent market volatility has made corporate regulators cautious for now. (6-0)
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Brokerages expect markets to remain on tenterhooks

8h thehindubusinessline
Singapore Exchange is exploring a tie-up with NSE in GIFT City. File Photo   -  Reuters (5-0)
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India bourses cut ties to foreign exchanges after govt nod: sources

21h thehindubusinessline
Singapore Exchange is exploring a tie-up with NSE in GIFT City. File Photo   -  Reuters (9-0)
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Noble Corporation Is Ready To Bounce From Lows

2018-02-23 seekingalpha
In my recent article, "Bloodbath In Drilling Stocks: Time For A Rebound", I stated that offshore drilling stocks were oversold and that I expected a rebound. The thesis has been doing well so far. Meanwhile, the earnings reports from leading offshore drilling companies give us a chance to look at whether such a rebound is fundamentally justified. In this article, we'll look at the key parts of the recent Noble Corp. (32-0)
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ETFs in Focus on Singapore's Budget Release

2018-02-23 zacks
Singapore’s budget was presented by the country’s finance minister on Feb 19. The highlights were the plans of increasing GST and a one-time bonus “hongbao” for Singaporeans aged 21 and above. (13-0)
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The Dollar Gains, Precious Metals Decline

2018-02-23 editors.aws.marketrealist
Gold and silver spot prices fell 0.40% and 1.2%, respectively, on Friday, February 16. Gold futures for February expiration were trading at $1,353.2 per ounce. Silver futures for February expiration were trading at $16.7 per ounce. Platinum and palladium spot scaled 0.31% and 2.6%, respectively. Platinum and palladium futures for February expiration were trading at $1,009.3 and $1,037.7 per ounce, respectively. (11-0)
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Noble Corp. Is Ready To Bounce From Lows

2018-02-23 seekingalpha
In my recent article, "Bloodbath In Drilling Stocks: Time For A Rebound", I stated that offshore drilling stocks were oversold and that I expected a rebound. The thesis has been doing well so far. Meanwhile, the earnings reports from leading offshore drilling companies give us a chance to look at whether such a rebound is fundamentally justified. In this article, we'll look at the key parts of the recent Noble Corp. (11-0)
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EU mergers and takeovers (Feb 23)

2018-02-23 reuters
BRUSSELS, Feb 23 (Reuters) - The following are mergers under review by the European Commission and a brief guide to the EU merger process: (23-0)
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Wilmar International, Ltd. ADR 2017 Q4 - Results - Earnings Call Slides

2018-02-23 seekingalpha
The following slide deck was published by Wilmar International, Ltd. ADR in conjunction with their 2017 Q4 earnings call. (5-0)
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KL shares turn positive at mid-afternoon

2018-02-23 themalaymailonline
KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 23 — Sentiment on Bursa Malaysia turned positive at mid-afternoon, with buying support in bluechips lifting the barometer index higher, dealers said. (14-0)
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Indian exchanges cut ties to foreign bourses after government nod - sources

2018-02-23 in.reuters
MUMBAI (Reuters) - India’s government fully endorses a dramatic move by domestic exchanges to cut off data to global bourses, sources familiar with the matter said, seeing it as vital to lure foreign investments into the country from Singapore and other financial centres. (9-0)
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Indian exchanges cut ties to foreign bourses after govt nod, sources say

2018-02-23 themalaymailonline
A man walks past a screen displaying news of markets update inside the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) building in Mumbai, India February 6, 2018. — Reuters pic MUMBAI, Feb 23 ― India’s government fully endorses a dramatic move by domestic exchanges to cut off data to global bourses, sources familiar with the matter said, seeing it as vital to lure foreign investments into the country from Singapore and other financial centres. (9-0)
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Indian exchanges cut ties to foreign bourses after government nod - sources

2018-02-23 in.reuters
MUMBAI (Reuters) - India’s government fully endorses a dramatic move by domestic exchanges to cut off data to global bourses, sources familiar with the matter said, seeing it as vital to lure foreign investments into the country from Singapore and other financial centers. (9-0)
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Borr Drilling Buys Paragon Offshore

2018-02-22 seekingalpha
Paragon's fleet consists mostly of old rigs. Borr seems to be interested in two modern jackups and the company's offshore operations. (99-0)
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SembCorp Industries Ltd. ADR 2017 Q4 - Results - Earnings Call Slides

2018-02-23 seekingalpha
The following slide deck was published by SembCorp Industries Ltd. ADR in conjunction with their 2017 Q4 earnings call. (1-0)
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Bursa ends morning session slightly lower

2018-02-23 themalaymailonline
KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 23 — Bursa Malaysia ended the morning session mixed, with the key barometer index lifted by buying activity in heavyweights stocks, led Public Bank and IHH Healthcare, dealers said. (14-0)
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Sembcorp Industries to raise $380 miliion from asset sales, plans India energy IPO

2018-02-23 in.reuters
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore’s Sembcorp Industries said on Friday it expects to raise about $380 million from the sale of some utilities assets and plans to list its Indian energy business, as it reported a plunge in quarterly profit. (4-0)
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Sembcorp Industries#39; energy arm files IPO papers

2018-02-23 moneycontrol
Sembcorp Energy India, an independent power producer, today filed draft papers with capital markets regulator Sebi to float an initial public offering (IPO). (3-0)
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Sembcorp Industries to raise $380 mn from asset sales, plans India energy IPO

2018-02-23 livemint
Singapore: Singapore’s Sembcorp Industries said on Friday it expects to raise about $380 million from the sale of some utilities assets and plans to list its Indian energy business, as it reported a plunge in quarterly profit. (4-0)
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South-east Asia stocks up with Singapore rising 1pc

2018-02-23 themalaymailonline
Singapore shares rise as much as 1.1 per cent to a three-week top ahead of the release of inflation data. — Reuters picSINGAPORE, Feb 23 — Most South-east Asian stock markets rose today as investors responded with cheer after two Federal Reserve officials allayed concerns that the US central bank would intensify the pace of interest rate hikes this year. (3-0)
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SBS Transit wins Bukit Merah bus package for S$472 million - Channel NewsAsia

2018-02-23 channelnewsasia
SINGAPORE: SBS Transit (SBST) has edged out five other bidders and won a contract to continue operating the Bukit Merah bus package for an estimated S$472 million, the Land Transport Authority (LTA) announced on Friday (Feb 23). (1-0)
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Noble Plc (NE) Q4 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

2018-02-22 seekingalpha
Good morning. My name is Kim, and I'll be your conference operator today. At this time, I would like to welcome everyone to the Noble Corporation Fourth Quarter 2017 Results Conference Call. All lines have been placed on mute to prevent any background noise. After the speakers' remarks, there will be a question-and-answer session. (10-0)
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Sembcorp Industries to raise S$500 million from asset sales, plans India energy IPO - Channel NewsAsia

2018-02-23 channelnewsasia
SINGAPORE: Sembcorp Industries said on Friday (Feb 23) it expects to raise about S$500 million from the sale of some utilities assets and plans to list its Indian energy business, as it reported a plunge in quarterly profit. (2-0)
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Rescued Singapore Shipbuilder Buckles Under Debt Woes - Bloomberg

2018-02-23 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. (1-0)
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Cogent Communications' (CCOI) CEO Dave Schaeffer on Q4 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

2018-02-22 seekingalpha
Good morning, and welcome to the Cogent Communications Holdings Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2017 Earnings Conference Call. As a reminder, this conference call is being recorded and it will be available for replay at www.cogentco.com. (8-0)
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GE, Noble Corp. launch world's first digital drilling vessel

2018-02-22 worldoil
PARIS -- Following the partnership formed by GE and Noble Corporation plc, the two companies launched the world’s first digital drilling vessel, targeted to achieve 20% operational expenditure reduction across the targeted equipment and improve drilling efficiency. This is a concrete step forward to unlock the immense potential of digital solutions for offshore drilling operations. (7-0)
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How Hobart became a mainlander’s dream

2018-02-23 smh.com.au
"This won't be as exciting as meeting David Walsh,” real estate agent Kim Morgan says as we head out for a spin through some of Hobart’s best streets. We’ve been chatting about my get-together with Walsh in 2007, when he was yet to become a household name and his Museum of Old and New Art was still a big hole in the ground. The millionaire gambler had picked me up from the airport in a silver convertible Mercedes. (2-0)
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Explaining Noble Group's Controversial Survival Plan - Bloomberg

2018-02-22 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. (13-0)
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Digitization at Work: GE and Noble Launch Digital Rig

2018-02-22 rigzone
GE and Noble Corporation plc have teamed up to introduce Digital RigSM, the world’s first digital drilling vessel as the companies aim to digitize marine operations and make them more efficient. (7-0)
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UMLand signs joint venture deal with S’pore firm

2018-02-23 thestar.com.my
“So far, there are eight BreadTalk and Toastbox outlets in Malaysia and through this new partnership, we target to double the numbers this year. Our goal is to set up at least 50 outlets nationwide in the next three to five years,” Ng told reporters
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Train shortage, power demand to drive resurgence in India's coal imports

2018-02-22 in.reuters
BAMBOLIM, India (Reuters) - Caught between logistical bottlenecks and surging demand from power plants, India will likely increase coal imports in 2018, industry executives said, in what would be a setback to the government’s plans to cut the country’s dependence on foreign supplies. (14-0)
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Borr Drilling buys Paragon Offshore in a push for rig market consolidation

2018-02-22 reuters
OSLO, Feb 22 (Reuters) - Offshore rig firm Borr Drilling , controlled by Norwegian investor Tor Olav Troeim, is proposing to buy its rival Paragon Offshore for $232.5 million in a push to consolidate the fragmented rig market, it said on Thursday. (8-0)
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Qantas soars to record profit, unveils buyback amid rosy outlook

2018-02-22 in.reuters
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia’s Qantas Airways Ltd said half-year profit jumped to a record on cost cuts and hikes in domestic fares - which combined with a share buyback sent its stock bounding higher. (16-0)
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Boustead Projects: Deep Discount To Readily Estimable NAV With Hard Catalyst

2018-02-22 seekingalpha
Broken spin-off of a well-regarded real estate developer with huge hidden rental properties asset to be divested into REIT.
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Singapore Airlines picks Perth as second destination for new 787s - Channel NewsAsia

2018-02-22 channelnewsasia
The national carrier said on Thursday (Feb 22) that flights to the Australian city using the new fleet are expected to begin in May for one of its four daily flights between Singapore and Perth.  (5-0)
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Maintenance work to resume on Sengkang and Punggol LRT systems on Mar 4 - Channel NewsAsia

2018-02-22 channelnewsasia
SINGAPORE: Maintenance work on the Sengkang and Punggol Light Rail Transit (LRT) systems will resume on Mar 4 and go on until the end of April, SBS Transit said in a press release on Thursday (Feb 22). (1-0)
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Will India Let Foreigners Buy More Bonds? - Bloomberg

2018-02-21 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. (5-0)
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Singapore stocks rise 1pc on banks, Philippines down

2018-02-21 themalaymailonline
The Singapore index climbs 1.1 per cent, led by financials. — Reuters picSINGAPORE, Feb 21 — Most South-east Asian stock markets rose today, tracking broader Asian peers, with Singapore hitting a near three-week high boosted by banking stocks. (20-0)
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How Any HNA Default Could Affect Markets: Analysts Debate - Bloomberg

2018-02-21 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. (9-0)
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Google Pay to be rolled out in Singapore in 'coming weeks' - Channel NewsAsia

2018-02-21 channelnewsasia
SINGAPORE: Internet giant Google will bring its revamped electronic payments system, now called Google Pay, to Singapore in the "coming weeks", as it looks to gain more traction in the e-payments space. (17-0)
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Nikkei edges up in choppy trade, financials lose ground

2018-02-21 reuters
TOKYO, Feb 21 (Reuters) - Japan’s Nikkei share average edged up on Wednesday in choppy trade as chip stocks and other exporters were boosted by steady dollar-yen levels, offsetting weakness in financial stocks such as insurers, brokers and banks. (9-0)
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Why Singh brothers#39; receding control makes Fortis Healthcare a patient

2018-02-21 moneycontrol
The events at Fortis Healthcare, India’s second largest drug maker took another interesting turn as the shareholding of Fortis Healthcare promoters dropped to 5.87 percent from 34.43 percent with lenders invoking the pledged shares. (13-0)
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Nikkei edges up in choppy trade; chip machinery makers outperform

2018-02-21 reuters
TOKYO, Feb 21 (Reuters) - Japan’s Nikkei share average edged up on Wednesday morning in choppy trade as gains in chip stocks and other exporters got a boost from steady dollar-yen levels, which offset weakness in such financial stocks as banks, securities and insurers. (17-0)
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Chinese Shadow Banks De-Levering, But No One Knows What Lies Beneath 

2018-02-20 archive.mlgngo
TQQQ. FAS. UPRO, plus two additional ETFs revealed in this FREE REPORT. Step 2: Follow the simple strategy inside this free trading guide and step 3: Collect as much as $16,978.31 in a week. Full list of ETF's and strategy that has generated over $9.9 Million in cash payouts steadily now for 10 years. (34-0)
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Malaysia's About to Get Real for Foreign Insurers - Bloomberg

2018-02-21 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. (7-0)
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Transocean's February Fleet Status: In-Depth Analysis

2018-02-20 seekingalpha
Transocean released its fleet status on February 19, 2018. It was a busy fleet status update which is an encouraging sign that indicates a recovery in motion. (24-0)
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Travelport's (TVPT) CEO Gordon Wilson on Q4 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

2018-02-20 seekingalpha
Hello, and welcome to the Travelport Fourth Quarter 2017 Earnings Conference Call. [Operator Instructions] Please note this conference is being recorded. (13-0)
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Asia-Pacific Proves Fertile Ground For New Widebody Versions

2018-02-20 aviationweek
Asia-Pacific airlines are set to play key roles in the debuts of new widebody variants this year and also are driving manufacturers to extract even more range from their latest offerings. Singapore Airlines (SIA) is due to be the first to fly Boeing’s stretched 787-10 and later this year is slated to deploy the initial ultra-long-range (ULR) version of the Airbus 350-900. Meanwhile, Cathay Pacific Airways is destined to be the second customer to receive the A350-1000. (5-0)
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SoftBank Working With Nomura on $19 Billion Mobile IPO - Bloomberg

2018-02-20 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. (62-0)
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Fresh Del Monte Produce's (FDP) CEO Mohammad Abu-Ghazaleh on Q4 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

2018-02-20 seekingalpha
Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc. (NYSE:FDP) Q4 2017 Earnings Conference Call February 20, 2018 11:00 AM ET (2-0)
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Property stocks decline following higher buyer's stamp duty - Channel NewsAsia

2018-02-20 channelnewsasia
SINGAPORE: Property-related stocks saw a decline on Tuesday (Feb 20), a day after the Government announced in the Budget speech that the Buyer’s Stamp Duty (BSD) would be raised. (3-0)
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More News Than Orders At Singapore Airshow

2018-02-20 seekingalpha
From the 6th until the 11th of February 2018, the Singapore Airshow took place. Due to scheduling constraints AeroAnalysis was not able to provide day by day coverage as is done with some other airshows. However, contrary to other airshows there also wasn’t a lot to report regarding order inflow as the 2 biggest jet makers logged no orders. (5-0)
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Singapore property stocks fall on higher home purchase tax

2018-02-20 themalaymailonline
Stamp duty on the portion of a property’s price above S$1 million will be raised effective immediately, to 4 per cent from 3 per cent, the government said in its budget on Monday. — Reuters picSINGAPORE, Feb 20 — Singapore property stocks declined after the government raised taxes on home purchases of more than S$1 million (RM2.9 million), just as the housing market starts to recover from a four-year slump. (15-0)
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ASX ends flat after late surge

2018-02-20 smh.com.au
Australian shares managed to claw back from early losses to end the day barely changed, as banks came under a bit of selling pressure but earnings and broker moves helped limit downside. (7-0)
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Hillhouse Capital: If You Bet Against China You’ll Lose 

2018-02-19 archive.mlgngo
We just uncovered something shocking that could mean the difference between collecting a meager $1,000 from Social Security... Or getting up to $6,235 a month you can use for your retirement. (34-0)
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Singapore bourse to list Nifty index products by Aug

2018-02-20 freepressjournal.in
The listing will provide market participants with the same ability to invest and maintain their risk exposure to the Indian capital markets. (5-0)
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Transocean: Fleet Status Report Brings Many Contracts

2018-02-19 seekingalpha
I share my views on Transocean's pricing strategy, Transocean Leader problems and short-term performance of the stock. (9-0)
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Singapore Budget 2018: Winners and losers

2018-02-19 themalaymailonline
Singapore Budget 2018 aims to financially equip the city state for financial pressures that will come with a rapidly aging population. — Reuters file pic SINGAPORE, Feb 19 — A range of tax increases, including a 2 percentage point increase to 9 per cent in the goods and services levy, were unveiled by Singapore Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat in his budget speech to Parliament as among measures to financially equip the city state for financial pressures that will come with a rapidly aging population. (15-0)
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Noble Group on track for £3.7bn loss as it awaits rescue deal

2018-02-19 telegraph.co.uk
Troubled commodities trader Noble Group has revealed it is on course to make a $5bn (£3.7bn) loss for 2017, as it updated investors on its rescue plan. (7-0)
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Singapore Plans to Boost Goods and Services Tax to 9% - Bloomberg

2018-02-19 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. (5-0)
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SoftBank's plans raises doubts on $33-billion bond gurantees

2018-02-19 business-standard
Takashi nakamichi & Tesun Oh | Bloomberg  |  Tokyo  Last Updated at February 19, 2018 16:43 IST (7-0)
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Diary Malaysia 2018 corporate earnings

2018-02-19 thestar.com.my
KUALA LUMPUR: Following is a list of release dates for the quarterly earnings of some top Malaysia-listed companies. (42-0)
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SGX to list new Nifty index products before August

2018-02-19 moneycontrol
Singapore Exchange said it would list successor products to its Nifty index derivatives before the expiry of the licence agreement with NSE in August this year. (5-0)
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Noble Group Carcass Is Being Stripped of All Its Meat - Bloomberg

2018-02-19 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. (7-0)
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SoftBank’s plan raises doubts on $33 billion bond guarantees

2018-02-19 livemint
Tokyo: Billionaire Masayoshi Son’s plan to list his cash-cow Japanese telecom business is raising concern among observers that the company might stop guaranteeing the debt of its parent SoftBank Group Corp., worsening the quality of its credit. (7-0)
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SoftBank’s IPO plan raises doubts about guarantees on bonds worth $33 billion

2018-02-19 japantimes.co.jp
Billionaire Masayoshi Son’s plan to list his cash-cow telecom business is raising concern among observers that the company might stop guaranteeing the debt of its parent, SoftBank Group Corp., worsening the quality of its credit. (7-0)
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SE Asia stocks higher led by financials; Malaysia up 0.9pc

2018-02-19 themalaymailonline
Malaysia jumped as much as 0.9 per cent to its highest in two weeks, led by financials and telecoms, and was on track for a fifth straight session of gains. — Picture Ahmad ZamzahuriNEW YORK, Feb 19 — Shares in Singapore and the Philippines rose 1 per cent today, led by financials, as equity markets in the region followed a global recovery after recent volatility that stemmed from concerns over rising inflation. (14-0)
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SoftBank plan to list telecom unit raises doubts on US$33 billion bond guarantees

2018-02-19 scmp
SoftBank Group chairman and CEO Masayoshi Son’s plan to list his cash-cow Japanese telecom business is raising concern among observers that the company might stop guaranteeing the debt of its parent group, worsening the quality of its credit. (7-0)
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Noble Group flags up to $1.9 billion Q4 loss, seeks to launch debt restructuring

2018-02-19 in.reuters
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Commodities trader Noble Group Ltd warned it faced a fourth-quarter net loss of up to $1.9 billion, citing challenging operating conditions, and said it was making progress on its restructuring talks for a debt-to-equity swap. (7-0)
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Singapore Exchange to launch new Indian derivatives before NSE deal ends

2018-02-19 in.reuters
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore Exchange Ltd (SGX) said on Monday it will launch successor products to its flagship Indian equity index derivatives before the bourse’s licence agreement with the National Stock Exchange of India (NSE) expires in August 2018. (9-0)
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Noble Group Warns That Loss for 2017 May Approach $5 Billion - Bloomberg

2018-02-19 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. (7-0)
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Singapore property stocks show ‘fatigue’ with surge in enblocs

2018-02-19 themalaymailonline
Collective apartment sales in the first two months of 2018 totalled over S$3.1 billion (RM9.1 billion), almost twice the S$1.66 billion seen in the last peak of the enbloc market in 2007. — TODAY picSINGAPORE, Feb 19 — A spate of enbloc sales, coupled with a rebound in the property market at the start of the year, may indicate that Singapore developers will be more cautious in adding to landbanks and about their pricing strategies, analysts say. (3-0)
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Mumbai Starts Work on a New Airport, Two Decades After First Proposing It - Bloomberg

2018-02-19 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. (5-0)
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Sembcorp Industries says to reorganize India energy business

2018-02-19 livemint
Singapore: Singapore-based Sembcorp Industries said on Monday it would reorganize its India energy operations into a single entity, citing a more streamlined shareholding structure and greater synergy. (1-0)
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Sembcorp Industries says to reorganise India energy business

2018-02-19 moneycontrol
Singapore-based Sembcorp Industries said on Monday it would reorganise its India energy operations into a single entity, citing a more streamlined shareholding structure and greater synergy. (1-0)
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Sembcorp Industries says to reorganise India energy business

2018-02-19 in.reuters
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore-based Sembcorp Industries said on Monday it would reorganise its India energy operations into a single entity, citing a more streamlined shareholding structure and greater synergy. (1-0)
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Singapore’s Tower Crane Leasing Industry - ValueWalk

2018-02-18 valuewalk
Following our previous post on our thoughts on the privatisation offer of Tat Hong Holdings, we thought we share some of our findings on the Tower Crane Leasing Industry within Singapore. (0-1)
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Gov’t plans piecemeal sale of Mile Long property

2018-02-18 bworldonline
THE GOVERNMENT plans to sell just a portion of the Mile Long property in Makati City this year and will hold on to a chunk of the lot in anticipation of higher valuations, the Finance chief said.
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Industry Leading LP Yields 12%, Major Deal Coming In Q2 2018

2018-02-17 seekingalpha
Have you thought about gas compression lately? We're not talking about cows and methane, but rather, natural gas compression services, the kind that is provided by USA Compression Partners LP (USAC), a long-time member of the high dividend stocks universe. (11-0)
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Noble Corp. Reports Binding Letter Of Intent For A Semi-Sub

2018-02-17 seekingalpha
Noble Corp. (NYSE:NE) has just published its new fleet status report. The previous fleet status report was published on January 16, 2018, and contained new contracts for jack-ups Noble Hans Deul and Noble Tom Prosser. (21-0)
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China Flooded U.S. With Solar Panels Before Trump's Tariffs - Bloomberg

2018-02-16 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. (9-0)
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MSCI Slams Indian Exchanges' Move to Sever Overseas Ties - Bloomberg

2018-02-16 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. (45-1)
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India needs more "clean coal" investors - global coal body

2018-02-16 in.reuters
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India needs to do more to attract foreign investment in technologies that can cut emissions from burning coal, a global coal trade association said on Friday, given that the fuel will be a main source of electricity in the country for decades. (12-0)
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Khazanah unit in talks to sell Turkish health-insurance ops

2018-02-16 thestar.com.my
Khazanah’s Avicennia Capital has hired Barclays Plc to manage the disposal of its Istanbul-based health, life and personal-accident provider, said two people, who asked not to be identified because the process is confidential (70-0)
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ETFs in Focus as Singapore GDP Exceeds Expectations

2018-02-16 zacks
Singapore’s GDP grew 3.6% year over year in the fourth quarter of 2017, below 5.5% growth registered in the previous quarter. The latest revised figure however surpassed the initial reading of 3.1% issued by the Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI). (13-0)
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Power fault causes 2-hour LRT disruption in Sengkang: SBS Transit - Channel NewsAsia

2018-02-16 channelnewsasia
SINGAPORE: A "power fault" disrupted Light Rail Transit (LRT) services along the Sengkang West loop on Friday (Feb 16). (1-0)
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UPDATE 1-MSCI asks India stock exchanges to reconsider anti-competitive measures

2018-02-16 reuters
Feb 15 (Reuters) - Global index provider MSCI Inc on Thursday “strongly suggested” that India’s three main stock exchanges reconsider their anti-competitive measures that restrict the accessibility of the Indian equity market to foreign exchanges. (9-0)
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PM Lee wishes for broader economic growth, urges support for transport workers - Channel NewsAsia

2018-02-16 channelnewsasia
SINGAPORE: Making a wish on the first day of Chinese New Year, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said he hopes this year will be a good year in terms of economic growth, adding that he hopes to see growth expanding to more sectors as its now still concentrated in areas such as the manufacturing industry. (1-0)
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