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Wall Street Apprehensive Pre-Bell; Europe Flat, Futures Dead; Asia Closed

Wall Street Apprehensive Pre-Bell; Europe Flat, Futures Dead; Asia Closed
Asian stock markets forged ahead Thursday for the second straight day, boosted by global optimism on the China outlook, overnight gains on Wall Street, stronger oil prices, and a surprise policy easing by the Monetary Authority of Singapore, the city …
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Sing dollar to weaken, local interest rates to rise now that policy statement
The three-month Singapore interbank offered rate (Sibor) used to price home loans had fallen to one per cent from 1.25 per cent on Jan 19. It was little changed on Thursday. The more volatile three-month swap offer rate (SOR), used for commercial loans …
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Middle-aged executives hardest hit by layoffs; seen as too costly to retain
Of the Singaporeans and permanent residents laid off last year, 71.1 per cent were professionals, managers, executives and technicians (PMETs), according to MOM figures released last Tuesday. Nearly two-thirds of resident workers made redundant last …
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Details revealed for Fresh Start Housing Scheme to help rental flat dwellers

Details revealed for Fresh Start Housing Scheme to help rental flat dwellers
SINGAPORE: Details of the Fresh Start Housing Scheme, which aims to help second-timer families in rental flats buy a home, were released on Monday (Apr 11). Minister of National Development Lawrence Wong said his ministry aims to introduce the …
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JUST SOLD: HDB flat near Redhill MRT sold above $900000

JUST SOLD: HDB flat near Redhill MRT sold above 0000
A 1,432 sq ft five-room HDB flat in Bukit Merah/Queenstown was sold for $ 918,000 in March this year, according to marketing agent Tay Hwee Hua (Helen Tay) from PropNex, who is also the owner of the unit. The mid-floor unit is located at 133 Clarence …
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Hdfc Bank Limited (NYSE:HDB) Shorts Decreased by 1.02% After Short Covering
The stock of Hdfc Bank Limited (NYSE:HDB) registered a decrease of 1.02% in short interest. HDB's total short interest was 3.84M shares in April as published by FINRA. Its down 1.02% from 3.88 million shares, reported previously. With 735,500 shares …
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Residents help put out fire outside HDB flat in Eunos Crescent; explosions heard

Residents help put out fire outside HDB flat in Eunos Crescent; explosions heard
SINGAPORE – A fire broke out outside a seventh-floor HDB flat in Eunos Crescent on Thursday (April 7) morning, prompting residents to band together to help put out the blaze with buckets of water. No injuries were reported. The Singapore Civil Defence …
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HDB resale prices down 0.1% in March: Property index
SINGAPORE: The resale prices of Housing and Development Board (HDB) flats fell 0.1 per cent month-on-month in March, according to a local property index on Thursday (Apr 7). The price decline was the largest for executive flats, whose resale prices …
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HDB offers support to struggling flat owners
The Housing and Development Board (HDB) offers different types of assistance to flat owners who are struggling to repay their HDB loan due to financial problems, like the loss of a job, revealed Minister of State for National Development Koh Poh Koon …
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Fires at HDB block, coffee shop, field put out
A fire broke out outside a seventh-floor HDB flat in Blk 18 Eunos Crescent on Thursday (April 7) morning, prompting residents to band together to help put out the blaze with buckets of water. Photo: Lianhe Wanbao. Home Shares. 1,344. Lee Min Kok.
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Why HDB flat owners are in no hurry to sell

Why HDB flat owners are in no hurry to sell
In previous years, when the public resale market was hot, more flats were resold upon becoming eligible. From 2010 to 2012, more than 1,000 such flats were resold each year, representing between 12 per cent and 18 per cent of newly eligible flats.
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Parliament: Flat owners with financial difficulty may get mortgage concessions
Minister of State for National Development Koh Poh Koon told Parliament on Wednesday that the HDB has various assistance measures to help such families. These include financial counselling and referrals to social support agencies for job placements and …
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Why a HDB flat as your first home makes more financial sense

Why a HDB flat as your first home makes more financial sense
Our HDB developments are considered one of the best public housing schemes in the world. And while you see thousands of unsold condominium units around in Singapore today, you hardly ever see any unsold HDB units around your estate. Buying a HDB …
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HDB resale prices dip 0.1% in Q1: Flash estimates
SINGAPORE – Housing Board (HDB) flat resale prices continued stabilising in the first quarter as they registered a roughly 0.1 per cent drop from last year, according to flash estimates from the HDB on Friday (April 1). This comes on the back of a 0.1 …
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Worker dies after falling from rooftop of Bedok HDB block
Workers' Party MP Pritam Singh, who is chairman of the Aljunied-Hougang Town Council , said on his Facebook page that the worker of the town council's plumbing contractor had fallen from Block 662, Jalan Damai. The HDB block is at least 10 storeys high.
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