Mainboard-listed Centurion Corp has bought a 77,715 sq ft piece of land in Jakarta, Indonesia to develop worker accommodation.
Singapore shares opened lower on Friday, with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 3,049.97, down 0.30 per cent, or 9.07 points.
WASHINGTON (AFP) - Washington on Thursday blacklisted a dozen overseas companies and individuals for evading sanctions on Iran in a show of strength to coax Congress to back off new moves against Teheran and warn Iranian leaders to comply with a nuclear deal.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The number of people seeking US unemployment benefits rose 68,000 last week to a seasonally adjusted 368,000, the largest increase in more than a year.
NEW DELHI (AFP) - India's industrial output shrank by a surprise 1.8 per cent in October from a year earlier, its first contraction in four months, reflecting the still fragile state of Asia's third-largest economy, data showed on Thursday.