News

  • 17
    Oct

    ST Engineering launches robots for logistics industry

    The Straits Times by HARIZ BAHARUDIN

    Singapore Technologies Engineering (ST Engineering) has developed robots that can operate in factories, warehouses and other spaces in the logistics sector. The five machines, collectively known as STrobo, were unveiled yesterday at the Industrial Transformation… More

  • 24
    Sep

    SIA launches new service for transporting pharma cargo

    The Business Times

    Singapore SINGAPORE Airlines (SIA) on Thursday launched a new service, Thrucool, for transporting valuable pharmaceutical cargo quickly and under strict temperature control. In a statement, SIA said that Thrucool offers dedicated cold chain services… More

  • 18
    Sep

    SGX leads US$44.4m funding round for online freight platform

    The Business Times by WONG KAI YI

    Singapore THE Singapore Exchange (SGX) has closed a US$44.4 million, Series C funding round for Freightos, described as the world's largest online marketplace for freight rates. SGX, which operates the local bourse, was joined by existing Freightos… More

  • 16
    Jul

    Log Hub to keep online commerce moving

    The Straits Times by DESMOND WEE

    At its regional logistics hub for e-commerce in Tampines, SingPost handles an array of services spanning warehousing, logistics and last-mile delivery for several big-name e-commerce players well-known in Singapore, like Lazada. The sprawling 553,000… More

  • 03
    Jul

    A leap of faith in logistics' last mile

    The Business Times by ANNABETH LEOW

    EVEN in the dog-eat-dog world of the logistics industry, pooches will sometimes have to stick together. This is the view of former air force officer Vincent Phang, who is now chief executive of home-grown ST Logistics and Toll Group's Singapore executive… More

  • 22
    May

    SIA named best air cargo carrier in Asia

    The Straits Times

    Singapore Airlines (SIA) has been crowned Best Air Cargo Carrier for Asia at the Asian Freight, Logistics & Supply Chain Awards, the national carrier said yesterday. The award, organised by freight and logistics publication Asia Cargo News, is conferred… More

  • 05
    Mar

    Two firms to deepen cooperation in Belt and Road investments

    The Straits Times

    Supply chain management company YCH Group and e-commerce logistics services firm Forchn Holdings announced last Friday that they have signed a memorandum of understanding to deepen cooperation in investment opportunities along the Belt and Road Initiative… More

  • 14
    Feb

    SATS reports uptick in Q3 profit despite challenging environment

    The Business Times by MICHELLE QUAH

    Singapore SATS on Tuesday reported a small uptick in its fiscal third-quarter earnings to S$66.6 million, from S$65.1 million the year before. The ground handler and in-flight catering service provider said its revenue dipped 0.2 per cent year-on-year… More

  • 05
    Feb

    Biennial event opens amid roaring travel demand

    The Business Times by NISHA RAMCHANDANI

    Singapore THE biennial Singapore Airshow returns this week as the aviation industry gears up to ride on growing passenger traffic and disruptive technologies. Aside from bringing together buyers and sellers, Asia's largest aerospace and defence event… More

  • 26
    Jan

    High-fliers and high tech at Singapore Airshow

    The Business Times by NEO SHI WEI

    Singapore CHALLENGES and opportunities brought about by technology and innovation will be among the hot topics at this year's Singapore Airshow Aviation Leadership Summit (SAALS), the key conference of the event. The conference, now in its sixth edition,… More