All-time high results for 2019 Singapore Governance and Transparency Index reflects continued engagement and commitment by Singapore-listed companies

7 August 2019

Persistent attempts to improve corporate governance disclosures have resulted in record-high scores recorded in the latest Singapore Governance and Transparency Index (SGTI).

Singtel topped the annual ranking in the General Category for the fifth consecutive year, while CapitaLand Commercial Trust overtook CapitaLand Mall Trust to lead the REIT and Business Trust Category.

This year’s index ranked a total of 578 Singapore-listed companies and 46 REITs and Business Trusts that released their annual reports by 31 May.

The Sixth Asian Monetary Policy Forum Discusses Global Reserve and Digital Currencies

31 May 2019

The Asian Monetary Policy Forum (AMPF) convenes today for the sixth consecutive year. The highlights of the Forum include presentations and discussions on the dominant role of the US dollar and its implications for monetary policy, as well as challenges posed by digital currencies.

NUS Business School study: Home-based entrepreneurship promotes firm creation and serial entrepreneurship especially for HDB owners

7 March 2019

A study by the National University of Singapore (NUS) Business School has found that the introduction of the Home Office Scheme (HOS) in late 2001, a home-based entrepreneurship scheme by the Singapore government, has effectively promoted business creation activities, especially those businesses permitted to operate in residential properties.

NUS study: HDB flats above 30 years depreciate less than private housing as they withstand better against aging effects

13 February 2019

A study by the National University of Singapore (NUS) reveals that Housing Development Board (HDB) flats survive depreciation effects better than private non-landed housing, when they are 30 years and above.

NUS Business School MBA ranked 17th in Financial Times Global MBA rankings, highest ranking to date

28 January 2019

The National University of Singapore (NUS) Business School’s Master of Business Administration (MBA) programme is ranked 17th in the Financial Times (FT) Global MBA rankings for 2019, up one place from a year earlier.

NUS Bizad Charity Run 2019 raises a record $250,000 for student bursaries, scholarships and Cerebral Palsy Alliance Singapore

12 January 2019

The National University of Singapore (NUS) Business School’s annual flagship event, NUS Bizad Charity Run (BCR) 2019, kick-starts the new year with over 1,500 participants comprising the public, alumni and current students.

NUS Business School study: Introduction of PayLah! boosts mobile wallet usage; may foster business growth for small, entrepreneurial firms

13 December 2018

A new study by the National University of Singapore (NUS) Business School has found that the introduction of PayLah!, a smartphone-based Quick Response (QR) code payment technology in Singapore, has doubled the use of mobile payments.

76 per cent more companies have embarked on sustainability reporting but board commitment questionable

22 November 2018

Findings from the latest biennial study on sustainability reporting indicate need for greater accountability to report sustainability practices

Workshop on Digital Currency Economics and Policy discusses the implications of digital currencies for monetary policy and financial stability

15 November 2018

Leading international and local academics convene in Singapore today to discuss how digital currencies will impact monetary policy and financial stability. The two-day Workshop on Digital Currency Economics and Policy is co-organised and funded by the Asian Bureau of Finance and Economic Research (ABFER), the National University of Singapore (NUS) Business School and the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS).

NUS Business School Awards honour 12 alumni for their contribution to business and society

7 November 2018

The National University of Singapore (NUS) Business School today honoured the achievements of 12 outstanding alumni at the prestigious NUS Business School Eminent Business Alumni Awards 2018.

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