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Latest Singapore Property Loans News

Lifting curbs 'not key to property sector's outlook': Lawrence Wong
The property market's long-term prospects are not dependent on whether market cooling measures are lifted but the overall state of the local economy, said National Development Minister Lawrence Wong. Real estate industry players have … The Government …
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Big PH firms turn to real estate in Europe
Scholten noted that ING had over 220 dedicated real estate financing experts in eight of the most liquid markets in Europe, teams in New York, Australia, Hong Kong, and Singapore. “Our global connectivity and local presence are particularly relevant to …
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Billionaires, Former Billionaires Outed For Offshore Wealth By The Panama Papers
One of the world's largest data leaks, called the Panama Papers, is shedding light on the world of offshore financing, used frequently by many of the richest and most powerful around the globe. An anonymous source reportedly tipped off … Two years …
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Latest Singapore Property Loans News

From despair to desire to help others in debt
Harassed by loan sharks and overwhelmed by debt, Ms Santha K. M. swallowed 15 to 20 paracetamol pills and went to sleep, expecting never to wake up again. The 54-year-old was lucky to survive the ordeal last … It was money that the customer service …
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MAS eases monetary policy, to stop Singapore dollar from rising
After the 6.2 percent expansion recorded in Q4 last year, Singapore's economy stalled in Q1 and registered a flat growth on a quarter-on-quarter seasonally adjusted annualised basis, the advanced estimates by the Ministry of Trade and Industry revealed.
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Daily Briefing: Luxury home prices slump; SME loan targets HDB shop owners
It can get tiring, our daily grinds to earn enough dough to pay the mortgage, upgrade to a bigger place or a higher property class. Fortunately, if we need to get away for a weekend, Singapore is located within easy reach of fun and relaxing destinations.
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Latest Singapore Property Loans News

Singapore bank lending dips in February
Loans and advances through domestic bank units amounted to S$ 596.2 billion last month, down from S$ 600.2 billion in January. Meanwhile, housing and bridging loans in stood at S$ 185.3 billion last month, staying at the level as that in January. These …
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New programme launched to train chartered business valuer
"We have also positioned Singapore as an intellectual property hub, and one area we are encouraging is the use of IP as collateral for loans and financing. In order for banks and financial institutions to determine how much to lend many will need to …
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Latest Singapore Housing Loans News

THE YOGA TEACHER: Skills and mat are all that's needed
She lives with a cousin and another flatmate in a Housing Board unit near Geylang. She also rents a studio at a nearby shopping mall to teach groups, but did not want to comment on the rent. Freelancing really works for her because all she needs are …
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Latest Singapore Property Loans News

CBA joins crackdown on foreign property buyers
ANZ said loans are originating from across China, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Singapore and Indonesia. But the bank, which has a network of affiliates and operations across the region, said it had no record of some of the companies claiming to paying the …
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Real Estate Downturn Does Not Bode Well For Architects And Engineers
The economic downturn has affected the real estate market in Singapore and the people working in it. Architecture and engineering firms are at risk of facing worse redundancies for their staff this year compared to last year. The number of people that …
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Singapore's Non-Oil Exports Plunge Most in Three Years in March
Billionaire investor George Soros said Wednesday that China's credit-fueled economy resembles the U.S. in 2007-08 before the global financial crisis and most new loans are going toward servicing bad debt and keep loss-making enterprises alive. Andrew …
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