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What will you lose if you buy private property instead of a HDB?

Always buy public housing over private, the benefits are sustainably more. -Dollars and Sense

Creative patterns gives playful character to couple's Yishun HDB home

Creative customisation and a plethora of patterns give this home its playful character. -Home & Decor

Wealth of Singapore's richest up just 2.4%, Ng brothers top for 7th straight year: Forbes

The overall wealth of Singapore's 50 richest stood at US$94.6 billion (S$127.17 billion), up slightly from US$92.3 billion last year. AsiaOne

Cordlife's full-year profit down 60 per cent despite higher revenue

Revenue rose 3.5 per cent to S$59.6 million in FY2016, mainly due to more client deliveries, partly as a result of the consolidation of StemLife as a subsidiary in December 2015. -BT

Valley of the East - Singapore or HK?

It is premature to declare either country as a preferred hub for fintech and healthy competition is good for the region. -BT

Opening Singapore's doors to the world

While major tourist destinations continue to thrive, today's travellers are also looking for an authentic experience that allows them to live like a local in a city they've never been to before. -BT

F J Benjamin reports loss on heels of share price surge

The 1.1-cent jump in the counter's share price to 5.7 cents came before relatively weak financial results. -ST

Two ex-ST Marine execs plead guilty to bribery, making false expense claims

Both men, have also pleaded guilty to 49 counts each of conspiring to use bogus entertainment expense claims to cover up bribes. -ST

Manufacturing shrinks in July amid weak demand

Factory output down 3.6%, faring far worse than expectations; electronics only bright spot. -ST

S'pore workplace stress on the rise: survey

Workers face long unproductive meetings and working hours, organisational politics. -BT

Is it worth becoming a professional athlete in Singapore?

Have a look at whether being a professional athlete is worth the time, discipline and hard work. -Dollars and Sense

Lotte vice-chairman commits suicide amid corruption probe

Body discovered just hours before scheduled questioning by prosecutors. -The Korea Herald/ANN

The 5 Cs of having a good job in Singapore

Here are five of the top indicators of a good job for Singaporeans. -Dollars and Sense

SPH acquires Pacom Media to grow SPH Golf

The assets are now part of SPH's wholly-owned subsidiary, SPH Pacom Pte Ltd. -AsiaOne

Wanda to invest $12.7 billion in China tourism park

The project will raise a further challenge to fierce rival Walt Disney Co. -Reuters

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