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November 5, 2017 1:25 AM Factbox: Kobe Steel's 10 largest shareholders

- Asset Management One Co Ltd and other Mizuho Financial Group Inc companies 6.54 pct (23.83 mln shares) - Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking Corp and other Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc companies 6.09 percent (22.2 mln shares) - BlackRock Japan Co Ltd and other BlackRock Inc companies 5.16 pct (18.8 mln shares) - Japan Trustee Services Bank Ltd (Trust 527

October 31, 2017 2:49 AM Singapore September bank lending up 1%

[SINGAPORE] Singapore's total bank lending in September rose 1 per cent from August on the back of higher disbursements to financial institutions, central bank data showed on Tuesday. Loans and advances by domestic banking units in the city-state amounted to S$640.7 ($470.69) billion last month, up from S$634.4 billion in August. Loans and advances in Asian 189

October 30, 2017 9:01 PM Financial sector to add 4,000 jobs a year

Industry road map aims to lift productivity; banks urged to do more to retrain workers The financial services industry is looking to create around 3,000 new jobs and a further 1,000 in financial technology a year under a road map to transform the sector. At the same time, banks and financial institutions have to do more to retrain workers whose jobs are affected 195

October 30, 2017 5:22 PM Spanish stock market rallies on Catalan relief

LONDON: The Madrid stock market soared on Monday (Oct 30) on investor relief over an apparent easing in Spain's Catalan independence crisis, dealers said. Other European, and also Asian, equity markets meanwhile diverged in hesitant trade before this week's key Japanese and US central bank announcements. Wall Street was lower as stocks pulled back from recent 181

October 30, 2017 1:20 PM 4,000 jobs to be created in financial services and fintech under MAS blueprint

SINGAPORE — A total of 4,000 net jobs will be created annually till 2020 in the financial services and fintech sectors as part of the industry transformation map (ITM) for financial services which was launched on Monday (Oct 30). Three quarters of the new jobs will be added in the financial services sectors, and these cut across the areas of wealth management 198

October 30, 2017 12:45 PM Paul Manafort indicted in Mueller probe, surrenders to FBI

President Donald Trump's campaign chairman Paul Manafort and Manafort's former business associate Rick Gates were indicted by special counsel Robert Mueller and told to surrender to federal authorities on Monday. Manafort walked into the FBI's field office with his lawyer Kevin Downing in Washington, DC at around 8:15 a.m. on Monday morning. An FBI agent 188

October 30, 2017 6:28 AM 4,000 jobs in finance, fintech to be created annually

SINGAPORE: Despite a better performance compared to other sectors in a sluggish economy, the financial services sector in Singapore has set itself a new and ambitious benchmark - achieving better productivity, a higher growth than the overall economy and creating thousands of jobs each year up to 2020. Board member of the Monetary Authority of Singapore 193

October 27, 2017 1:15 AM Malaysia's Budget Day: It's all about the upcoming election

KUALA LUMPUR (BLOOMBERG) - Facing a tough election battle ahead of him, Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has a good story to tell on the economy when he unveils his budget on Friday (Oct 27). Stronger economic growth and rising oil prices mean higher tax revenue, which Najib is expected to use to boost cash handouts and wages for government workers 101

October 26, 2017 4:16 PM Yang Kee expands with Fliway

According to Yang Kee, the acquisition is conditional on the approval of Fliway's shareholders and the high court. The agreement follows Yang Kee's acquisition of Australian logistics company Axima in March this year. "It is part of our vision to strengthen our presence in Oceania as we go global," said Ken Koh, group ceo of Yang Kee. "New Zealand has a stable 185

October 26, 2017 5:54 AM Citigroup plans hiring drive as it re-enters Saudi Arabia

The bank obtained a license in April to conduct capital markets business in Saudi Arabia, a move enabling Citigroup to return to the kingdom to offer banking services after an absence of almost 13 years. More than a dozen foreign banks have licenses to operate branches in Saudi Arabia. Several international lenders want to build a presence as opportunities 70