Press Releases

Operating Indicators for October 2014

Nov 25, 2014 12:30 SGT Singapore Changi Airport Passenger traffic at Singapore Changi Airport grew 1.9% on-year in October 2014, with 4.49 million passengers passing through the airport. There was a 2.1% increase in airfreight movements, with 159,700 tonnes of cargo handled during the month. Aircraft landings and takeoffs decreased by 3.7% to 28,380.

Meritus Hotels & Resorts Inks Management Deal To Operate Its First Resort In Bali, Meritus Bali Seminyak Resort & Spa

Nov 25, 2014 11:32 SGT Meritus Hotels and Resorts Award-winning Asian hospitality group Meritus Hotels & Resorts announced the signing of a management agreement with Indonesian property developer PT. Bali Seminyak Sejahtera to operate a new-build resort in Seminyak, one of the most popular destinations on the island of Bali, Indonesia.

India has opportunity to build a US$10 trillion economy over two decades with a growth ambition of 9% pa GDP

Nov 24, 2014 15:15 SGT PwC Singapore India is on the cusp of major change. PwC’s landmark report titled ‘Future of India – The Winning Leap’ launched today in India revealed the winning solutions required to lead India to unprecedented economic growth coupled with radical improvements in the Human Development Index (HDI) over the next two decades.

Overall Tax Cost and Compliance Burden Lower for Businesses around the World

Nov 20, 2014 21:02 SGT PwC Singapore Now in its tenth year as part of the World Bank Doing Business project; Paying Taxes is a unique study which investigates and compares tax regimes across 189 economies, ranking them according to the relative ease of paying taxes. The report is expected to be a catalyst for discussion with tax authorities, governments, and businesses about tax systems and how they can be reformed. Singapore ranks 5

Nov 19, 2014 10:41 SGT PReciousCommunications Real-Time Response, Integrated Intelligence, and Eight Indicators of Attack Key to Proactive Threat Prevention

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Global Audit and Risk Management Software Firm ACL Boosts Presence in Asia Pacific With Key Appointment

Nov 19, 2014 10:00 SGT PReciousCommunications Singapore-based Managing Director for Asia Pacific Eric Lim to develop long-term growth plans for region

Changi Airport transforms into an around-the-world winter wonderland this Christmas

Nov 13, 2014 20:41 SGT Singapore Changi Airport SINGAPORE, 13 November 2014 – A sprinkling of snow; a touch of winter and a dazzle of Disney magic will welcome travellers and visitors this Christmas as Changi Airport transforms into a winter wonderland, bringing yuletide festivities to life. Following the popularity of its annual year-end celebrations, Changi Airport will once again be pulling all stops to bring happiness to its visitors.

Nov 11, 2014 13:00 SGT PReciousCommunications Cybersecurity Threats Heighten During the Holiday Season as More Consumers are Expected to Unknowingly Share Their Personal Information Across Their Devices

PwC: Investments in Asia Pacific Will Continue to Climb

Nov 08, 2014 14:01 SGT PwC Singapore Confidence among CEOs in Asia Pacific continues to get stronger, a new report by PwC finds. 46% of executives in the region now say they are “very confident” of growth in the next 12 months, up 10 points from 2012 and 4 points from last year, despite slowing growth in China. Study also finds China, US, Indonesia, Hong Kong-China, Singapore top investment destinations.