30 Apr '13, 6am

Net absorption of office space rises in Q1 as vacancy rate falls: URA

http://www.businesstimes.com.sg/arch...s-ura-20130427 Published April 27, 2013 Net absorption of office space rises in Q1 as vacancy rate falls: URA Office rental index drop little changed at 0.2% in Q1; JLL says this suggests an inflection point is near in the leasing market By Kalpana Rashiwala URBAN Redevelopment Authority (URA) data show an uptick in net absorption of office space in Singapore, accompanied by a decline in vacancy rate. Office leasing agents say this is in sync with their experience. Although URA's overall office rental index continued to contract in Q1 2013, the decline has maintained, suggesting an inflection point is near in the leasing market, says Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL). URA's office rental index dipped 0.2 per cent quarter on quarter in Q1, similar to the 0.3 per cent decline in Q4 last year. Official numbers yesterday reflected a net increase i...

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Economic growth and pay rises go hand in hand? ...

sgpolitics.net 30 Apr '13, 5pm

Economic growth and pay rises go hand in hand? Singapore is the exception! May 1, 2013 by Ng E-Jay Filed under: Current Af...

SingLand and UIC Q1 profits decline

forums.condosingapore.com 30 Apr '13, 6am

http://www.businesstimes.com.sg/arch...cline-20130427 Published April 27, 2013 SingLand and UIC Q1 profits decline By jasm...

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green.autoblog.com 29 Apr '13, 6pm

Honda Smart Home to Demonstrate Zero-Carbon Living and Mobility at the University of California, Davis "Zero Net Energy" c...

Slower rise in private home prices q-o-q in Q1

forums.condosingapore.com 30 Apr '13, 6am

http://www.businesstimes.com.sg/arch...-q-q1-20130427 Published April 27, 2013 Slower rise in private home prices q-o-q in...

High unemployment rate in Philippines despite strong economic growth

High unemployment rate in Philippines despite s...

channelnewsasia.com 30 Apr '13, 4pm

MANILA: Despite strong economic growth, the unemployment rate in the Philippines remains the highest in Southeast Asia. Th...

Silver Slump Seen Luring Buyers as Wait Time Rises in Singapore - Bloomberg

Silver Slump Seen Luring Buyers as Wait Time Ri...

bloomberg.com 29 Apr '13, 3am

The slump in silver this month has spurred demand for products from Silver Bullion Pte, one of Singapore’s largest supplie...

Yelp Reports Record Highs With $46 Million In Net Revenue For Q1 2013

Yelp Reports Record Highs With $46 Million In N...

searchengineland.com 01 May '13, 9pm

Yelp launched mobile display ads this quarter as well, and its mobile app was used on approximately 10 million unique mobi...