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Indonesian government to provide interest-free loans to retr…

Indonesian government to provide interest-free loans to retr…

[Newsphopick=Kingsley Lim] The Indonesian government has announced that it will be introducing a new microcredit program (KUR) for retrenched workers and housewives who own micro-sized businesses. ...

[Opinion] Is Bitcoin the new gold?

[Opinion] Is Bitcoin the new gold?

[Newsphopick=Kingsley Lim] For a moment, I thought that all the hype around cryptocurrencies were dying down. For a couple of years, the new-school security, aptly called a cryptocurrency, had seen...

Deputy Prime Minister Heng Swee Keat extends Job Support Sch…

Deputy Prime Minister Heng Swee Keat extends Job Support Sch…

[Newsphopick=Kingsley Lim] Singapore – Singapore extends the Job Support Scheme (JSS) by seven months to increase hiring activity in sectors which are still growing. This extension of the Job Suppo...

[Opinion] Are markets dominated by speculators these days?

[Opinion] Are markets dominated by speculators these days?

[Newsphopick=Kingsley Lim] Few things would catch my attention these days. Retail investors seem a happy lot. Having made some money in the stock market recently, many gloat over the misfortunes of...

[Opinion] Warren Buffett buys Barrick Gold

[Opinion] Warren Buffett buys Barrick Gold

[Newsphopick=Kingsley Lim] As the markets celebrate a victorious recovery from the depths of March 2020, the global economy’s engine starts to falter. In a strange departure of economic fundamental...

Indonesian retailers embrace the shift to ecommerce

Indonesian retailers embrace the shift to ecommerce

[Newsphopick=Kingsley Lim] Amid the coronavirus and changes to consumer behaviour, Indonesian retailers have made a purposeful transition from plain brick and mortar stores to online channels and e...

Value investors should hold true to their values

Value investors should hold true to their values

[Newsphopick=Kingsley Lim} All recessions are different but sort of the same. If the prior statement is confusing, that is understandable. Are we even in a recession now? Yes, while all signs point...

IEA: Demand for oil affected by coronavirus

IEA: Demand for oil affected by coronavirus

[Newsphopick=Kingsley Lim] According to the International Energy Agency (IEA), the global coronavirus pandemic caused worldwide demand for oil to fall in the first half of 2020, as many countries a...

Retail investors have an advantage over institutional invest…

Retail investors have an advantage over institutional invest…

[Newsphopick=Kingsley Lim] When it comes to investing, it is typically the case that institutional investors are assumed to have every advantage to the retail investor. With brilliant brains, Bloom...

Cathay Pacific's reports loss in the first half of 2020

Cathay Pacific's reports loss in the first half of 2020

[Newsphopick=Kingsley Lim] Hong Kong – Cathay pacific, a carrier from Hong Kong, reported a first half loss of HK$9.9 billion (US$1.27 billion) as the coronavirus continues to inflict damage on the...