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Bank hosts its annual #Better Future of Work Festival as part of ongoing workforce transformation UOB today announced that it will strengthen its multi-generation workforce strategy with the launch of a gig employment model for retired employees to return to the workforce on a flexible basis. The programme, a first in Singapore for a bank, …

 CapitaLand Development (CLD) and City Developments Limited (CDL) will commence the sales gallery preview of the highly anticipated new luxury residence CanningHill Piers in the city’s most beloved riverside precinct in prime District 6 – from Friday, 5 November 2021. Located along River Valley Road, between the historic Fort Canning Hill and the iconic Singapore River, CanningHill …

Launching today, ‘Win With Changi’ is Changi Airport’s brand new airport-wide shopping promotion that rewards shoppers and diners with a line-up of attractive prizes the whole year round from November 2021 to October 2022. These include a total of 100 million Changi Rewards points in the form of weekly prizes of 1 million Changi Rewards …

Grab, a leading superapp in Southeast Asia, is teaming up with Lazada, Southeast Asia’s leading e-commerce platform, to enable Lazada sellers to provide same-day delivery services for their consumers in Singapore via GrabExpress. The partnership will also increase earning opportunities for GrabExpress delivery-partners with an expanded pool of merchants. The partnership comes on the back of …

The Covid-19 pandemic and its resulting economic uncertainties has spurred Singaporeans to pay more attention to financial management, the latest OCBC Financial Wellness Index has found. This year, the overall Index score improved to 62, up from 61 in 2020, when the world first started to grapple with massive changes from the unprecedented pandemic and …

Infrastructural enhancements for safer and more convenient active commutes   Active mobility device users can look forward to an additional 9.6km of cycling paths in the coming months. With the upcoming launches of new paths in Taman Jurong and Tampines, the total length of the cycling paths across Singapore will increase to around 500km. These …

The Energy Market Authority (EMA)is exploring the potential of harnessing geothermal energy in Singapore, following new developments in technology. If found to be feasible, geothermal energy could serve as a new and additional source of indigenous clean energy besides solar for power generation in Singapore.Singapore is sited in a region with quality geothermal resources deep …

Sembcorp Industries (Sembcorp), Batam’s utility company PT PLN Batam and Indonesian renewable energy developer PT Trisurya Mitra Bersama (Suryagen) announce today that they have signed an exclusive joint development agreement (JDA) to develop a large-scale integrated solar and energy storage project in Indonesia’s Batam, Bintan and Karimun (BBK) region. This project consists of an approximately …

TUC FairPrice (FairPrice) launched its signature community initiative, FairPrice Share-A-Textbook Project. In its 39th year, the project returns with the aim to help low-income families alleviate their financial burden by providing free pre-loved textbooks. Besides reaching out to needy families which is even more crucial during unprecedented times, it also promotes environmental sustainability through reusing …

OCBC Bank has collaborated with the Building and Construction Authority of Singapore (BCA) to help building owners, developers and SMEs in the property value chain make the transition to sustainability simpler with easier access to green loans. Using the Building Energy Efficiency Assessment (BEEA), the latest tool launched by BCA to predict the energy performance …