Hong Kong to license 1st online-only insurer in fintech push

First online-only licence next month under fast-track system. Regulator says to implement capital protection fund by 2020. Plans to implement risk-based capital regime by 2021-2022.

Construction of government buildings such as schools and hospitals could be sped up by 'prefabbing' them in factories

'New methods of construction' are being 'embraced' by the Government as they set out £600 billion on infrastructure over the next decade.

Goldman bosses lose millions in stock price slump after bank is caught up in corruption scandal

Former Goldman Sachs boss Lloyd Blankfein has lost almost £60million. New boss David Solomon is sitting on a paper loss of £8.6million. And head of Europe Richard Gnodde is down by £8.4million.

Power shake-up

Less than two months after she was sworn in as the Minister of Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change, Yeo Bee Yin gave the power generation industry - long regarded as the hunting ground for the country's tycoon cronies - a rude shock.

PayPal steps up efforts to incubate S-E Asian startups

PayPal is doubling down on efforts to nurture startups from Singapore and South-east Asia.

Headed for Malaysia? Shop there using Nets at over 4,500 points

There is no currency conversion fee for card users and exchange rates are competitive, says Nets

Indonesia's PLN gets $1.6 bln loan for giant power station project

Indonesia’s state-owned power utility Perusahaan Listrik Negara (PLN) said it has secured a $1.62 billion syndicated loan facility to support its role in the country’s ambitious 35 gigawatt power station development programme.

SGX less strict than peers, but compliance is weighing on firms

PRESSURE to comply with the rules and guidelines of the Singapore bourse have risen as regulators tighten their watch and while this is necessary to safeguard the market's reputation, it is also becoming onerous for many small and mid-cap companies, say market players.

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Tan Sri Francis Yeoh bestowed The Order of the Star of Italy

On Nov 23rd 2018, YTL Executive Chairman, Tan Sri (Dr) Francis Yeoh was bestowed with the honour as Grande Officer of the Order of the Star of Italy for his philanthropic work in preservation of the arts and promotion of ties with Italy.

ERL wins Project Of The Year Award at the Global AirRail Awards 2018

Express Rail Link Sdn Bhd (ERL), the operator of the KLIA Ekspres and KLIA Transit services clinched the Project of the Year award at the prestigious Global AirRail Awards 2018 in London, United Kingdom on 29 th November 2018.

YTL Corp Records 1st Quarter Revenue of RM4.1 Billion (US$976 Million) & Profit Before Tax of RM342 Million (US$82 Million)

YTL Corp Executive Chairman Tan Sri Dato' (Dr) Francis Yeoh Sock Ping, CBE, FICE, said, ''The Group made a good start to the 2019 financial year, with our key operating segments continuing to perform well. The marginal decrease in revenue was main...

YTL PowerSeraya launches retail arm Geneco amidst opening of Singapore's electricity market

Its 24-month fixed rate price plans will go head-to-head against 12 other retailers.

Creating Value With Intelligence And Youthful Verve

Property development is a complex business, requiring a clear understanding of the various processes, from government approvals to the design, layout and construction of buildings.

Reviving Heritage

"I asked myself what can I bring to the table, how can I contribute to this business and most importantly, where do I go from here?"

YTL PowerSeraya rolls out integrated brand for business and consumer energy

YTL PowerSeraya (YTLPS) has launched an integrated brand for its business and consumer energy portfolio known as Geneco, ahead of the nationwide rollout of the Energy Market Authority's (EMA) open electricity market on Nov 1.

YTL key leaders describe their leadership style

To explore how our leaders who are currently at the helm think, we identified a number of amazing leaders representing different industries and asked them to describe their leadership style.