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Reeling in the benefits of farming fish in Singapore

BUILDING a solid network of contacts - even finding a plumber - did not come easy for Mr Joep Staarman when he set up his fish farm in Singapore in 2008. "We were starting in a new place and we were starting from zero," said the 57-year-old Dutchman, who is managing director of Barramundi Asia. "It took us a long time before we found people who were reliable and experts at what they...

Local fish farm to net global market

UNDER the unforgiving sun, fish with black, glistening scales splash about the ocean surface eagerly - it is feeding time.A boat stops at each of the 18 cages at the sprawling farm to feed the 500,000-odd hungry barramundi fish with fishmeal pellets. A diver, tasked with monitoring fish health, surfaces from one of the ocean enclosures.As Singapore's largest fish farm, Barramundi Asia has 500...

ARA expects boost from Straits Trading alliance; Q3 profit up

SingaporeBARA Asset Management, a major real estate fund manager in the region, on Monday reported a 60 per cent increase in third-quarter total revenue to S$52.8 million.Net profit rose 53 per cent in tandem to S$30.7 million.The better topline was driven by higher recurrent management fees from Reits which had performed better and achieved higher valuations for their property portfolios, as...

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