Money Matters: Morning business news round-up for April 7, 2014

April 07, 2014 12:45 PMCatch up on the morning's top business headlines with The Straits Times Money Desk's daily update. [Read entire story]

Oil and gas firm BG Group moves global LNG and oil marketing headquarters to Singapore

April 07, 2014 12:43 PMSINGAPORE - British oil and gas firm BG Group has moved the headquarters of its global liquefied natural gas (LNG) and oil marketing business to Singapore, from its head office in Britain, the [Read entire story]

Ex-SingTel retail executive jailed for misappropriating 89 mobile phones

April 07, 2014 12:33 PMA former retail executive of SingTel who misappropriated $100,088 worth of mobile phones from her employer over two years was jailed for 18 months on Monday. [Read entire story]

New $15-million fund to develop tourism associations: Singapore Tourism Board

April 07, 2014 12:29 PMA new $15-million fund will be set aside to develop tourism associations, said the Singapore Tourism Board (STB) on Monday. [Read entire story]

Singapore’s Q1 growth estimates, monetary policy decision to be released on Apr 14

April 07, 2014 12:21 PMSINGAPORE - Advance estimates of Singapore's economic growth in the first three months of the year will be out on April 14, said the Ministry of Trade and Industry on Monday. [Read entire story]

SIA to fly A-380 to Mumbai and New Delhi

April 07, 2014 12:12 PMSingapore Airlines will fly the Airbus 380 superjumbo to the Indian cities of Mumbai and New Delhi from May 30. [Read entire story]

Alleged match-fixer Eric Ding chooses to remain silent in his corruption trial

April 07, 2014 12:02 PMAlleged match-fixer Eric Ding Si Yang chose not to give evidence in his own defence, as his long-running corruption trial resumed on Monday. [Read entire story]

Philippine property firm DoubleDragon soars on market debut

April 07, 2014 11:58 AMMANILA (Reuters) - Shares of the Philippines' DoubleDragon Properties Corp jumped almost 40 per cent on their trading debut on Monday, as investors expressed confidence in the management to deliver [Read entire story]

British company finance chiefs upbeat on hiring and investments: Survey

April 07, 2014 11:55 AMLONDON (Reuters) - British businesses plan to increase hiring and investment over the next 12 months, even as recent economic data points to a possible slowdown in economic growth, a poll of [Read entire story]