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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Philippines, Indonesia stocks hit more than 1-wk lows"With both the ECB and BOJ sounding a tad cautious, financial markets may rever
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 21 hours ago
"With both the ECB and BOJ sounding a tad cautious, financial markets may revert to business as usual mode today," OCBC Bank said in a research note. In Southeast Asia, Philippine stocks dropped to their lowest in more than one week, led... Read more
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Finance Asia
Big Australia transport loan; Two major Taiwan dealsImperial Bank of Commerce, Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Industrial Commercia
Finance Asia / Posted yesterday
Imperial Bank of Commerce, Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Industrial Commercial Bank of China, National Australia Bank, OCBC, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corp, and UOB on a club basis. Proceeds are to refinance existing debt for the Newcastle Third... Read more
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Business Wire
Publicis Groupe : Résultats du premier semestre 2017FirstNet / AT&T Government Solutions (USA), Lyft (USA), GSK (USA), The Nature C
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
FirstNet / AT&T Government Solutions (USA), Lyft (USA), GSK (USA), The Nature Conservancy (USA), Intermarche (France) OCBC (Malaisie), Reckitt Beckenzier (Malaisie), 20th Fox Century (Malaisie), Ikea (République Tchèque), BEL (République... Read more
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Business Wire
Publicis Groupe: First Half 2017 ResultsFirstNet / AT&T Government Solutions (USA), Lyft (USA), GSK (USA), The Nature C
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
FirstNet / AT&T Government Solutions (USA), Lyft (USA), GSK (USA), The Nature Conservancy (USA), Intermarche (France) OCBC (Malaysia), Reckitt Beckenzier (Malaysia), 20th Fox Century (Malaysia), Ikea (Czech Republic), BEL (Czech Republic),... Read more
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Marketing Interactive
PT Mitra Adiperkasa Tbk’s Henry Christian heads to NTUC LinkGroup. His loyalty marketing experience also spans across the financial sector
Marketing Interactive / Posted yesterday
Group. His loyalty marketing experience also spans across the financial sector with brands such as American Express and OCBC Bank and department stores such as John Little and Marks & Spencers. His appointment follows the hiring of Jaime Ng,... Read more
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New Kerala
CogniCor emerges global chatbot solution provider; holds fourth place in chatbot market - newkerala news #255113technological solutions have been deployed across market verticals through its
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
technological solutions have been deployed across market verticals through its SaaS-based initiatives, which includes OCBC Bank's virtual assistant 'Emma' (Singapore). This chatbot has till date generated over USD 28 million by extending apt... Read more
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Marketing Interactive
The future of Millennial bankingKashmi in Singapore. The big banks eventually followed suit, launching P2P pay
Marketing Interactive / Posted 3 days ago
Kashmi in Singapore. The big banks eventually followed suit, launching P2P payment solutions like Zelle, DBS PayLah! and OCBC Pay Anyone to compete. TOAST has also sprung up in Asia, specifically allowing Filipinos based in Singapore and Hong... Read more
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Finance Asia
up July 14week via 46 deals. On Jul 10, Netlink NBN Trust completed a $1.7bn IPO via boo
Finance Asia / Posted 7 days ago
week via 46 deals. On Jul 10, Netlink NBN Trust completed a $1.7bn IPO via bookrunners UBS, DBS, Morgan Stanley, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Citi, HSBC, OCBC, and United Overseas Bank. This is the largest Asia ex Japan ECM transaction for t... Read more
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The Age
Three-storey Singapore penthouse with private pool on sale for $101 million, a test for luxury market's recoveryto come down between 1 to 5 per cent this year before reaching an inflection po
The Age / Posted 7 days ago
to come down between 1 to 5 per cent this year before reaching an inflection point in 2018,” said Eli Lee, an analyst for OCBC Investment Research. While prices in Hong Kong tripled and Sydney’s doubled over the past decade, Singapore prices rose... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Three-storey Singapore penthouse with private pool on sale for $101 million, a test for luxury market's recoveryto come down between 1 to 5 per cent this year before reaching an inflection po
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 days ago
to come down between 1 to 5 per cent this year before reaching an inflection point in 2018,” said Eli Lee, an analyst for OCBC Investment Research. While prices in Hong Kong tripled and Sydney’s doubled over the past decade, Singapore prices rose... Read more
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Marketing Interactive
GOVT SG and GOVT KL split, GOVT KL to rebrandAirbnb and Future Asset Management International. Meanwhile, the Singapore team
Marketing Interactive / Posted 7 days ago
Airbnb and Future Asset Management International. Meanwhile, the Singapore team has worked with clients such as Chang Beer, OCBC, Pernod Ricard, Airbnb and Mini. When asked for a comment about the mutual separation and rebranding, Loh said, “We had... Read more
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Reuters
Singapore penthouse on sale for over $72 million, a test for luxury market's recoveryto come down between 1 to 5 percent this year before reaching an inflection poi
Reuters / Posted 8 days ago
to come down between 1 to 5 percent this year before reaching an inflection point in 2018," said Eli Lee, an analyst for OCBC Investment Research. While prices in Hong Kong tripled and Sydney's doubled over the past decade, Singapore prices rose... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Singapore penthouse on sale for S$100 million, a test for luxury market's recoveryto come down between 1 to 5 per cent this year before reaching an inflection po
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
to come down between 1 to 5 per cent this year before reaching an inflection point in 2018," said Eli Lee, an analyst for OCBC Investment Research. While prices in Hong Kong tripled and Sydney's doubled over the past decade, Singapore prices rose... Read more
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The Star
Singapore penthouse on sale for over US$72 mlnto come down between 1 to 5 percent this year before reaching an inflection poi
The Star / Posted 8 days ago
to come down between 1 to 5 percent this year before reaching an inflection point in 2018," said Eli Lee, an analyst for OCBC Investment Research. While prices in Hong Kong tripled and Sydney's doubled over the past decade, Singapore prices rose... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Three-story Singaporean penthouse comes with $72 mil price tagto come down between 1 to 5 percent this year before reaching an inflection poi
Asian Correspondent / Posted 8 days ago
to come down between 1 to 5 percent this year before reaching an inflection point in 2018,” said Eli Lee, an analyst for OCBC Investment Research. While prices in Hong Kong tripled and Sydney’s doubled over the past decade, Singapore prices rose... Read more
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Reuters
Singapore penthouse on sale for $72 million, a test for luxury market's recoveryto come down between 1 to 5 percent this year before reaching an inflection poi
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
to come down between 1 to 5 percent this year before reaching an inflection point in 2018," said Eli Lee, an analyst for OCBC Investment Research. While prices in Hong Kong tripled and Sydney's doubled over the past decade, Singapore prices rose... Read more
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Marketing Interactive
Great Eastern rebrands its general insurance arm for greater brand unity(pictured centre) said that the company would be leveraging the distribution ca
Marketing Interactive / Posted 9 days ago
(pictured centre) said that the company would be leveraging the distribution capabilities of Great Eastern and subsidiary OCBC Bank. This will allow the new brand to “tap into new growth opportunities” in a bid to serve individual and corporate... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
OCBC launches S$100,000 fund to support environmental sustainability projectssustainability in Singapore now have a new source of funding to implement their
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
sustainability in Singapore now have a new source of funding to implement their projects. Backed by local lender OCBC Bank, the fund will give a total of S$100,000 annually to support such projects. An independent committee comprising... Read more
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The Borneo Post
The week at a glance 9 July 2017OCBC upgrades Malaysia’s 2017 GDP to 4.8 pct OCBC Bank has upgraded Malaysia’s
The Borneo Post / Posted 13 days ago
OCBC upgrades Malaysia’s 2017 GDP to 4.8 pct OCBC Bank has upgraded Malaysia’s gross domestic product (GDP) growth to 4.8 per cent for 2017 from 4.2 per cent earlier and on the back of growing global trade in the second half. In a note, OCBC said... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
August trial for boss, deputythe offences at different places at the department director's office in Wisma M
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 15 days ago
the offences at different places at the department director's office in Wisma Muis, Townhouse Graceville in Sembulan, OCBC Bank in Jalan Pantai, OUB Bank Bhd in Jalan Gaya, Taman Kingfisher Sulaman and Puncak Luyang Condominium in Jalan Kolam,... Read more
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The Star
Malaysian palm oil inventories seen to have risen in Juneand October. Prices may fall further in the second half of 2017 as supply grow
The Star / Posted 16 days ago
and October. Prices may fall further in the second half of 2017 as supply growth accelerates and festive demand fades, OCBC Bank analyst Barnabas Gan said in a June 29 report. “Seasonal strong production in the second semester of the year may... Read more
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16d
The Star
Boom in fintech jobs as banks digitiseconsultancy Kelly Services estimates that IT on the whole will require between
The Star / Posted 16 days ago
consultancy Kelly Services estimates that IT on the whole will require between 15,000 and 30,000 more workers by 2020. OCBC Bank is looking to recruit more talent with expertise in cyber security, digital and Web development and data... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Commemorative Singapore, Brunei notes launched to mark currency agreement milestonenotes include those for the set, as well as singular currency. In Singapore, n
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
notes include those for the set, as well as singular currency. In Singapore, nine retail banks, including DBS, OCBC and UOB, will be issuing the commemorative sets and notes from Friday. Members of the public can exchange a maximum of... Read more
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Marketing Interactive
Now following: JianHao Tanand has created content with technology brands such as Microsoft, telcos such a
Marketing Interactive / Posted 16 days ago
and has created content with technology brands such as Microsoft, telcos such as Singtel and StarHub, banks such as DBS and OCBC, and lifestyle brands such as Garnier, Durex and CapitalMalls Asia. In this edition of Now following, Tan sits down... Read more
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The Star
Pacific Mutual upbeat on market’s upward trajectoryPETALING JAYA: OCBC Group’s Pacific Mutual Fund Bhd expects the second half of
The Star / Posted 17 days ago
PETALING JAYA: OCBC Group’s Pacific Mutual Fund Bhd expects the second half of 2017 to continue to be positive but cautions that valuations are getting expensive. Pacific Mututal CEO and executive director Teh Chi-cheun said he expected markets to... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
OCBC upgrades Msia's 2017 GDP to 4.8pcKuala Lumpur: OCBC Bank has upgraded Malaysia's gross domestic product (GDP) gr
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 17 days ago
Kuala Lumpur: OCBC Bank has upgraded Malaysia's gross domestic product (GDP) growth to 4.8 per cent for 2017 from 4.2 per cent earlier and on the back of growing global trade in the second half. In a note, OCBC said although the year began with... Read more
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The Star
Stronger economic growth for 2017growth forecast for Malaysia. In a global outlook report for the second half o
The Star / Posted 18 days ago
growth forecast for Malaysia. In a global outlook report for the second half of 2017, Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp Ltd or OCBC Bank upgraded Malaysia’s GDP outlook for the year to 4.8% from 4.2%. “An improvement in the growth outlook removes the... Read more
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The Star
Top foreign and local stories at 4pmsuch as insurance, groceries and utilities; as well as other items such as trav
The Star / Posted 18 days ago
such as insurance, groceries and utilities; as well as other items such as travel and lifestyle shopping. — StarBiz OCBC revises up Malaysia’s 2017 GDP growth to 4.8%: OCBC Bank has revise up Malaysia’s gross domestic product (GDP) growth to... Read more
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The Star
OCBC upgrades Malaysia’s 2017 GDP to 4.8pcKUALA LUMPUR: OCBC Bank has upgraded Malaysia’s gross domestic product (GDP) gr
The Star / Posted 18 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR: OCBC Bank has upgraded Malaysia’s gross domestic product (GDP) growth to 4.8% for 2017 from 4.2% earlier and on the back of growing global trade in the second half. In a note, OCBC said although the year began with concerns about the... Read more
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The Star
Rising output to weigh on CPO price outlookyear given that the El Nino phenomenon had impacted production in the previous
The Star / Posted 19 days ago
year given that the El Nino phenomenon had impacted production in the previous two years, Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp Ltd (OCBC) economist Barnabas Gan said other concerns overshadowing CPO prices include low oil prices and higher oilseed... Read more
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The Star
Monday, July 3production, projected to linger in the third quarter of the year, is expected t
The Star / Posted 19 days ago
production, projected to linger in the third quarter of the year, is expected to weigh on crude palm oil (CPO) prices. OCBC estimates Malaysia’s CPO production will rise by 15% this year, after increasing for six consecutive months into May,... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Young divers strike gold in international debutSukma shadow team divers have done Sarawak and Malaysia proud at the 8th Singap
The Borneo Post / Posted 19 days ago
Sukma shadow team divers have done Sarawak and Malaysia proud at the 8th Singapore National Diving Championships at the OCBC Aquatic Centre from June 9-11. In their very first appearance in an international championship, Enrique Maccartney,... Read more
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The Borneo Post
The week at a glance 2 July 2017programmes and issues relating to it under one roof, as affordable housing has
The Borneo Post / Posted 20 days ago
programmes and issues relating to it under one roof, as affordable housing has been a long-standing issue in the country. OCBC downgrades CPO futures to RM2,250 per tonne by year-end OCBC Bank has downgraded the outlook for crude palm oil (CPO)... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
SE Asia stocks down in line with global peersOpen Market Committee (FOMC) balance sheet unwinding and pushed bond yields hig
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 21 days ago
Open Market Committee (FOMC) balance sheet unwinding and pushed bond yields higher and weighed on Wall Street overnight," OCBC Bank said in a note. Most markets in the region ended the quarter with gains. Singapore shares declined 1%, dragged... Read more
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The Borneo Post
OCBC downgrades CPO futures to RM2,250 per tonne by year-endKUALA LUMPUR: OCBC Bank has downgraded the outlook for crude palm oil (CPO) fut
The Borneo Post / Posted 22 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR: OCBC Bank has downgraded the outlook for crude palm oil (CPO) futures to RM2,250 per tonne by year-end, given the weaker prices of late. In a note, OCBC said with supply growth likely to accelerate into this year while seasonal demand... Read more
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The Star
Analysts have mixed views on plantation firms’ earningsCPO prices remain at the RM2,300 to RM2,400 levels, then the impact on earnings
The Star / Posted 22 days ago
CPO prices remain at the RM2,300 to RM2,400 levels, then the impact on earnings would be more significant. Meanwhile, OCBC Bank economist Barnabas Gan has downgraded the CPO price outlook to RM2,250 per tonne at year-end from an RM2,650... Read more
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The Star
OCBC downgrades CPO futures to RM2,250 per tonne by year-endKUALA LUMPUR: OCBC Bank has downgraded the outlook for crude palm oil (CPO) fut
The Star / Posted 22 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR: OCBC Bank has downgraded the outlook for crude palm oil (CPO) futures to RM2,250 per tonne by year-end, given the weaker prices of late. In a note, OCBC said with supply growth likely to accelerate into this year while seasonal demand... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
OCBC Al-Amin offers Takaful One Plan-iKuala Lumpur: OCBC Al-Amin Bank Bhd is strengthening its footing in the bancata
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 22 days ago
Kuala Lumpur: OCBC Al-Amin Bank Bhd is strengthening its footing in the bancatakaful business through its maiden distribution of a regular contribution term takaful plan, the Great Eastern Takaful Bhd One Plan-i. Distributed exclusively by OCBC... Read more
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Marketing Interactive
MAS relaxes rules around local banks’ involvement with digital consumer platformsa conversation with Marketing, Pranav Seth, head of e-business, business transf
Marketing Interactive / Posted 22 days ago
a conversation with Marketing, Pranav Seth, head of e-business, business transformation and Fintech and Innovation Group, OCBC Bank, agreed with MAS’ decision. He explained that OCBC believes that the future of banking is one where banking is... Read more
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Market Watch
Asian stocks pull back on U.S. tech declines, eurozone worrieswere also hit as Fed officials appeared coordinated in hinting that asset valua
Market Watch / Posted 23 days ago
were also hit as Fed officials appeared coordinated in hinting that asset valuations look elevated, investment bank OCBC said, with selling pressure in tech stocks continuing to dominate the agenda. Elsewhere, oil prices are on the rebound... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
New service PayNow to allow interbank transfers using mobile phone numbers(Jun 27) by the Association of Banks (ABS). It will be available from 8am on J
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 24 days ago
(Jun 27) by the Association of Banks (ABS). It will be available from 8am on Jul 10, to customers of DBS Bank/POSB, OCBC Bank, UOB, Citibank, HSBC, Maybank and Standard Chartered Bank. Customers must first link their bank account number to... Read more
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The Star
Foreign banks lose out to local rivals on earnings but they still hold advantagethis in a recent report prepared for clients stating that collectively, net pro
The Star / Posted 25 days ago
this in a recent report prepared for clients stating that collectively, net profit reported by Standard Chartered, HSBC, OCBC Malaysia and UOB Malaysia (UOBM) contracted by 12.4% on a year-on-year basis in the first quarter of 2017 while local... Read more
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Finance Asia
HK loan volumes down; Big Philippines dealthrough joint mandated lead arrangers ANZ, Bank of America, Canadian Imperial B
Finance Asia / Posted 29 days ago
through joint mandated lead arrangers ANZ, Bank of America, Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, Credit Agricole, HSBC, and OCBC on a club basis. Proceeds are for general corporate purposes. Hong Kong syndicated loan volume stands at $17.5 billion... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Training while fasting: Team Singapore athletes powering through Ramadanstomach in the late afternoon, before pressing on with another high-intensity s
Channel NewsAsia / Posted a month ago
stomach in the late afternoon, before pressing on with another high-intensity session for two hours in the evening at OCBC Arena. In between, she has an hour's rest to recharge and digest her food. With the SEA Games in Kuala Lumpur fast... Read more
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The Star
Overcoming the third generation conundrumOCBC Bank head of corporate and commercial banking Jeffrey Teoh PETALING JAYA:
The Star / Posted a month ago
OCBC Bank head of corporate and commercial banking Jeffrey Teoh PETALING JAYA: It has been said that the first generation accumulates, the second preserves and the third squanders. And experienced bankers have seen their fair share of corporate... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Jay Chou's Singapore concert tickets go on sale Jul 7excluding a S$4 booking fee. Ticket sales begin at 10am via Sports Hub Tix on J
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 1 months ago
excluding a S$4 booking fee. Ticket sales begin at 10am via Sports Hub Tix on Jul 7, with priority booking for StarHub and OCBC card members from Jul 7 to Jul 9. Chou's last two concerts here, both of which were also held at the National Stadium,... Read more

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