Press Releases

​Singapore’s fastest growing property portal 99.co launches expansion and announces funding from Facebook Co- founder Eduardo Saverin and Sequoia

Feb 01, 2015 13:49 SGT PReciousCommunications Online property search portal 99.co officially launches today with an expansion of its services into the residential sales segment and new investments totaling S$2.7 million to date, with website traffic soaring on its quest to create the most trusted and authentic way for users to find a home they’ll love.

World Rubber Week 2015 Casts Spotlight on Industry’s Future

Jan 29, 2015 16:27 SGT PINPOINT Public Relations Synergistic combination of three key events - World Rubber Summit, Rubber Exchange Forum and Tyrexpo Asia to address challenges in the global rubber industry

Changi Airport crosses 54-million passenger mark in 2014

Jan 29, 2015 12:00 SGT Singapore Changi Airport Singapore Changi Airport managed 54.1 million passenger movements in 2014, the most in its 33-year history. This was a 0.7% increase compared to the whole of 2013. Cargo volumes were stable at 1.84 million tonnes while flight movements dipped 0.7% to 341,390 for the year.

PwC: Exchange Traded Fund Assets Under Management to exceed $5 Trillion globally by 2020

Jan 27, 2015 08:01 SGT PwC Singapore Professionally managed financial investments globally are predicted to grow at 6% per annum to reach $100 trillion by 2020, according to a new report by PwC. Exchange traded funds (ETFs) will pay a prominent role in this growth, as new investor segments continue to integrate them into their portfolios and fund sponsors continue to introduce more products.

 Smaato Announces SPX: The Smaato Publisher Platform

Jan 22, 2015 10:00 SGT PReciousCommunications Mobile-First Free Publisher Ad Server Featuring First Ever Dynamic Demand Technology

New international standards to bring informative and insightful audit reports

Jan 21, 2015 10:32 SGT PwC Singapore After three years in development, the IAASB has released a set of standards that are game-changing for shareholders and the profession, says PwC. The standards mark a move to allow reports that are more informative, discursive and insightful. The new reports will undoubtedly stimulate enhanced conversations among auditors, companies, audit committees and shareholders.

ASEAN CEOs most optimistic about Global Economy for 2015

Jan 21, 2015 01:50 SGT PwC Singapore Fewer CEOs than last year think global economic growth will improve over the next 12 months, though confidence in their ability to achieve revenue growth in their own companies remains stable, say the more than 1,300 CEOs interviewed worldwide in PwC’s 18th Annual Global CEO Survey. Results of the survey were released at the opening of the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos, Switzerland.

Unified Inbox launches its first product, Outbox Pro – the social media publishing tool that simplifies content creation and approval

Jan 13, 2015 09:00 SGT PReciousCommunications Unified Inbox, the global Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS) company, today announced the launch of its first product, cloud-based Outbox Pro, which improves the quality of organizations’ social media posts by making it faster and easier for teams to create and publish engaging posts on multiple social networks.

​White paper addresses skilled talent shortage for hospitality industry in China

Jan 08, 2015 14:17 SGT PINPOINT Public Relations FIU’s Chaplin School of Hospitality & Tourism Management (CSHTM) and its Institute for Hospitality & Tourism Education & Research (IHTER) has released a white paper titled Managing Growing Pains of China’s Relentless Hotel Development Pipeline. The paper provides the hospitality industry with ideas on what can be done to address the severe shortage of qualified and skilled talent in China.

Operating Indicators for November 2014

Dec 30, 2014 12:00 SGT Singapore Changi Airport Singapore Changi Airport handled 4.42 million passenger movements in November 2014, a decrease of 1.1% year-on-year. Aircraft movements were 5% lower with 28,000 take-offs and landings. In the same month, 156,500 tonnes of cargo was handled, 2.2% lower than a year ago.