Daily Archives: 2017-08-23

Hard times for Singapore
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By Lawrence Seow When I was younger, there were problems just like today. The big difference is I always had hope and believed someone out there had the solution. More than half a century has passed and I do not believe this anymore. Read More

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Action needed from MAS to address bank charges as obstacles to cashless society
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by Chris Kuan The problem about going cashless rests with the Singapore banks and the regulatory regime. Much is said about high bank charges are obstacles to going cashless. There is good explanation making its round by an business owner who shows up Read More

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Commercial properties CBD
Buying a commercial property versus residential property
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by Angeline C and Paul HO (iCompareLoan.com) Commercial properties rose in popularity following the cooling measures imposed on the residential segment in 2011 and 2013. The charts below show the office, retail space price index was on an uptrend from 2009 to 2013 Read More

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Australian banks tighten lending – Non residents have to obtain loan in singapore
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by Paul Ho (iCompareLoan.com) Australians have it so much better than Singaporeans in Singapore when it comes to properties. Not only do they have nicer, bigger homes, they also have easier financing options such as Interest-only payment, etc. Australians are probably as crazy if not Read More

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Recovery? What recovery?
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by Property Soul Property news from the media can be very confusing these days. Headlines of articles on a single day can be totally contradictory to each other. On Monday August 14, Business Times had an article “Analysts upbeat on property, tech after Q2’s mixed Read More

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Chee’s retreat
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Last updated on August 25th, 2017 at 12:48 pmBy Sim Ying The PAP government, like any other government on the face of the earth, is not without its faults. On this, I’m certain, we can all agree. But Chee Soon Juan’s latest claim against Read More

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