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World Business Briefing | Asia: Singapore: Financial Consolidation
A bidding war for Singapores smallest financial institution, Keppel Capital Holdings, appeared to be under way after Keppel and United Overseas Bank said they were in talks about a possible merger. On Wednesday, Singapores Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation announced an unsolicited bid of 4.8 billion Singapore dollars ($2.65 billion) for Keppel. Singapores government has been urging its five banks to consolidate, suggesting that foreign competition would leave room for only two major domestic banks in Singapore. Wayne Arnold (NYT). Bidding war for Singapores Keppel Capital Holdings appears to be under way after Keppel and United Overseas Bank say they are in talks about possible merger; Singapores Overseas-Chinese Banking Corp announced on June 13 unsolicited bid of $2.65 billion (US) for Keppel; graph (S)
Bad weather warning for the offshore marine sector
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KEPPEL CORP Will Build a Land Drilling Rig for a Major.
By Anjie Zheng HONG KONG--Keppel Corp. Ltd. (BN4.SG) will build one of the world\s largest land drilling rigs for a major operator, scheduled to b.
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Amid oil price slump, Keppel, Nam Cheong pick up new orders
SINGAPORE: Locally-listed Keppel Corp and Nam Cheong announced new orders on Monday (Dec 29), indicating continued demand for vessels used in oil exploration and production despite the recent sharp drop in oil prices. Keppel, the worlds largest .
Singapore, Courting Tourists, Allows Casinos
Singapore said Monday that it would legalize casinos to allow the construction of two Las Vegas-style resorts, overruling public opposition in an effort to increase tourism and temper its famous prudishness with a willingness to gamble on innovation. Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong told the countrys Parliament that the Cabinet had decided to lift the city-states ban on casino gambling. The announcement ended a year of uncharacteristically vigorous public debate in a country governed by the same political party since 1965. Singapore plans to award licenses to build the two casinos, which it estimates will entail roughly $3 billion in investment, by the end of next year.. Singapore government, overruling public opposition in effort to increase tourism, decides to legalize casinos to allow construction of two Las Vegas-style resorts--theme park island off southern coast and one near citys main convention center; Harrahs is bidding to build both sites as part of joint venture with government-controlled company Keppel; other bidders include Kerzner International, Wynn Resorts and Tabcorp Holdings; countrys business leaders praise move (M)
THE CARNEGIE REPORT
In reading the annual report of Dr. Frederick P. Keppel one is struck by the daring moderation of its claims. He reaches the conclusion after a brief review that the reader would not be far.. eds
AN ENCOURAGING REPORT
The annual report of FREDERICK P. KEPPEL, president of the Carnegie Corporation, has a hopeful word to say about the effect of present and coming taxation on contributions for social and educational purposes. He questions the basis for the fear expressed by a number of influential citizens that there will be drying up of the springs of such contributions.. ed
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SINGAPORE Jan 21 (Reuters) - Trading in shares of Singapores Keppel Land Ltd and its parent Keppel Corp were halted on Wednesday ahead of a corporate announcement. Conglomerate Keppel Corp holds a 54.6 percent stake in Keppel Land, the .
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Analysts caution that Keppel Corps weak margins will persist in spite of the fact that it opened 2015 with $330m worth of new orders. Keppel has recently clinched a $265m iced-class vessel construction contract from New Orient Maritime, coupled with.
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$2,000,000 IS VOTED BY CARNEGIE FUND; Report for Year Ended Sept. 30 Shows $4,000,000 More Paid on Previous Grants. $831,500 FOR EDUCATION Growing Interest of Corporation in Fine Arts Indicated in $200,000 Appropriation.
The Carnegie Corporation of New York appropriated $2,000,000 and paid more than $4,000,000 on previous grants for the fiscal year ended on Sept. 30, 1927, in support of colleges, universities and other educational organizations, according to the report of its President, Frederick P. Keppel, which was made public yesterday.. Annual rept as Pres of Carnegie Corp
Allied Irish Banks Move Into Singapore Seen as Mixed Benefit
A major banking deal that at first looked like a clear-cut victory in Singapores effort to become a financial center of Southeast Asia is getting mixed reviews among investors and analysts. About two weeks ago, Allied Irish Banks P.L.C. said it would buy roughly 25 percent of Singapores smallest bank, Keppel Tatlee Bank Ltd., paying about $1.5 billion (Singapore) -- currently $880 million (United States) -- over the next three years. The two banks announced the deal after Singapores Government opened its financial industry to more foreign investment as part of broader changes intended to make the banking industry more transparent and competitive.. Allied Irish Bank PLCs 25 percent acquisition of Singapores smallest bank Keppel Tatlee Bank Ltd that at first looked like clear-cut victory in Singapores effort to become financial center of Southeast Asia is getting mixed reviews among investors and analysts; shares in Keppel Tatlee have fallen 7 percent since announcement two weeks ago, and Standard & Poors says it is considering downgrading Allied Irishs credit to reflect its expansion plans (M)
DR. KEPPEL SAYS U.S. HAS MORE COLLEGES THAN IT CAN AFFORD; Predicts Many Universities and Philanthropies Will Be Weeded Out in Time WOULD HELP THE FITTEST Carnegie Fund Made Grants of $4.692,682 in Year--Must Cut Gifts 25 Per Cent
In his annual report as president of the Carnegie Corporation of New York, which was made public yesterday, Dr. Frederick P. Keppel said that there were in the United States far too many universities, colleges and voluntary organizations for worthy purposes. He.. Dr F P Keppel deplores oversupply
Singapore Market May Add To Winnings
Among the actives, Keppel Corp shed 0.98 percent, while City Developments climbed 1.19 percent, Hongkong Land tumbled 1.45 percent, Golden Agri-Resources plunged 2.25 percent, Wilmar International added 0.32 percent, Noble Group fell 0.50 percent .
Keppel Land up on talk of offer, special dividend
SINGAPORE (Jan 20): Shares in Keppel Land has been strong recently amid speculation in the market that the company could be taken private by its parent Keppel Corp. On Jan 20, the stock rose 5 cents on a volume of more than 10 million shares ending .
KEPPEL TO GIVE UP HIS CARNEGIE POST; President of the $135,000,000 Trust Fund Retiring Nov. 18 After Nineteen Years
Frederick P. Keppel, president of the Carnegie Corporation of New York, who since 1922 has directed the $135,000,000 trust created by Andrew Carnegie, will retire on Nov. 18, the corporation announced yesterday. Although relinquishing his administrative duties, he will remain as educational adviser to the corporation.. Dr F P Keppel plans to retire as pres
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Chinas shipyards brace for leaner times as oil slump sours rig building spree
By comparison, less than 5 percent of orders at Singapore yards Keppel and Sembcorp Marine are by speculative buyers, according to Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation. Sembcorp Marine and Keppel declined to comment. Except for a single order won .
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Honors to Small Colleges.
According to the abstracts of the report of the Carnegie Corporation contained in THE TIMES, unfavorable comments are made concerning the function and efficiency of the small college in our educational scheme.. Lr on Carnegie Corp rept
DR. KEPPEL DOUBTS VALUE OF COLLEGE; Carnegie Fund President Says Most Institutions Ignore the Student, Stress His Courses.
Frederick P. Keppel, president of the Carnegie Corporation, questioned yesterday in his annual report the value of the present type of college education in the United States. He declared that if the separate college of limited endowment is to survive it must change to meet changing conditions.. Annual report for Carnegie Corp
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Keppel Corporation proposed the disposal of a 51 percent stake in Keppel Merliau Cogen (KMC), which owns the Keppel Merlimau Cogen Plant, for $510 million. The property is a 1,300 megawatts combined cycle gas��.
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Bank Bid Is in Line With Singapores Goals
Singapores efforts to have its banks combine into heftier financial players appeared to bear fruit today, when the Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation announced an unsolicited cash bid of 4.8 billion Singapore dollars ($2.65 billion) for the smaller Keppel Capital Holdings. Keppel said it would consider the offer, but that it was also in talks with other local banks, raising the possibility of a bidding war, something seldom seen here.. Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp makes unsolicited cash bid of 4.8 billion Singapore dollars ($2.65 billion) for Keppel Capital Holdings; Keppel is also in talks with other local banks, raising possibility of bidding war; Singapore government has been urging banks to combine and expand abroad or risk losing out to more nimble foreign competitors (M)
20 HOURS IN SEWER, HORSE IS RESCUED; Costs Newark $500 to Repair Damage to Street to Save $250 Animal.
. Womens League for Equal Opportunity charges Womens Bur of U S Labor Dept denies league right to be heard at Womens Industrial Conf in Washington, in resolution sent to N Y Congressional delegation
Keppel clinches US$705m Floating Liquefaction Vessel order
SINGAPORE: Keppel Shipyard will convert a second liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier into a floating liquefaction vessel (FLNGV) in a deal worth around US$705 million (S$931m), Keppel Corp announced on Wednesday (Dec 31). The order from Golar Gimi .
Hits Pressure For the PH.D.; Carnegie Corporation Head Calls the Graduate School Educations Sacred Cow Five Deans Aid Inquiry Praise for Medical Schools Hits Jargon of Educators
In his annual report this month as president of the Carnegie Corporation, Dr. Frederick P. Keppel raised some questions concerning the graduate school which for long years, he said,. rept discussed
Technology Briefing | Americas: Brazil: Electricity Contract Awarded
The oil and power subsidiary of the Keppel Corporation of Singapore said it had won a $400 million contract to supply electricity in Northeastern Brazil. The unit, Keppel Fels Energy and Infrastructure, said it would build a power plant at the Port of Aratu to begin supplying electricity from June until the end of 2004 to Comercializadora Brasileira de Energia Emergencial. The government-linked Keppel Corporation said in August that it would spend 402 million Singapore dollars to take Keppel Fels private. Wayne Arnold (NYT). Singapores Keppel Corp wins $400 million contract to supply electricity in Northeastern Brazil; unit, Keppel Fels Energy and Infrastructure, will build power plant at Port of Aratu to begin supplying electricity from June until end of 2004 to Comercializadora Brasileira de Energia Emergenical (S)
Keppel Sees Shallow-Water Projects Supporting Rig Demand amid Lower Prices
Keppel Sees Shallow-Water Projects Supporting Rig Demand amid Lower Prices. Chow Yew Yuen, CEO of Keppel Offshore and Marine Source: Keppel Corp. ���Some projects will move to the right [or be] put on hold,��� Chow told reporters, citing projects in the .
Preposterous Academic Degrees Are Decried by Carnegie Official; Dr. Keppel, Who Has 8 Doctorates Himself Declares Many Diplomas Awarded Today May Mean Literally Nothing KEPPEL QUESTIONS VALUE OF DEGREES Trend More Conservative Reviews Grants for Year MacLeish Case Hinted Chicago Educators Disagree
Dr. Frederick P. Keppel, who is a Bachelor of Arts, twice a Doctor of Letters and six times a Doctor of Laws, heaped scorn on academic degrees yesterday.. Dr F P Keppel scores plethora of degrees
Keppel kept at Add with unchanged price target of $9.90
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SE Asia Stocks-Most up ahead of ECB meeting; Jasmine shares lead in Thailand
Southeast Asian markets were also buoyed by quarterly results and earnings outlooks, with selective buying in Thai banks, including Siam Commercial Bank Pcl, and Singapores Keppel Telecommunications and Transportation Ltd. Singapores benchmark Straits.
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VASSAR DEDICATES HER NEW LIBRARY; Ceremony at Van Ingen Hall Is Marked by Reunions of Alumnae and Faculty
Lights gleamed from many windows and in tiny stalls where students of today and tomorrow will burn the modern equivalent of midnight oil, as Vassar College tonight dedicated her newest and proudest acquisition, Van Ingen Hall.. Dr F Keppel on microphotography of books
China Dodges Bears and Calls Off Apocalypse, For Now
Earnings in Asia include Singapore Exchange and Keppel Land in Singapore, Krung Thai Bank in Thailand, and ITC and Zee Entertainment of India. BHP Billiton recently reported. The company also said it plans to offer Sony Corp.s controversial comedy .
DR.CONANT OPPOSES CURB ON RESEARCH; Planning of Science Would Check Intellectual Activity, Harvard President Says. PRAISES CARNEGIE METHOD Free Hand for Exceptional Men Urged -- Dr. Keppel Sees Big Trusts Facing Changes.
Dr. James B. Conant, president of Harvard University, took issue last night with the theory that brakes should be put upon the increase of scientific research and knowledge. He spoke at a dinner in the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel, ending the centenary celebration of Andrew Carnegies birthday.. Dr J B Conant opposes curb on research
TPGs Alinta Energy Said to Draw Malakoff, Keppel Interest
Alinta Energy Holdings Pty, the Australian power producer controlled by TPG Capital, has drawn interest from Asian companies including Malakoff Corp. and Keppel Infrastructure Trust (KIT), people with knowledge of the matter said. The utility may fetch.
BACKS STUDY TO CUT COST OF NEW HOMES; Carnegie Fund Head in Report Favors Grant for Wide Survey of Building Methods. SAYS SCALE NOW IS ABSURD More Engineering Schools Needed --Teachers Pensions and Other Gifts Described.
Studies of housing construction costs and of engineering education below the professional level are recommended in the annual report of Frederick P. Keppel, president of the Carnegie Corporation, as two projects of paramount importance which.. F P Keppel recommmends study of home bldg with view to reduction of costs