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Shopmatic finds the key to unlock India's consumer market: mobile

Shopmatic may be based in Singapore but when the e-marketplace service provider start-up launched, it went global first - entering the challenging but promising Indian market before even Singapore...

How to ensure success in new markets

WHAT does it take for business units to operate effectively and succeed in new markets? What do failed business expansions have in common?

ViSenze: Changing how the world shops online with image search

ViSenze was born to go global. From day one, this award-winning visual search tech start-up has helped e-retailers Rakuten Taiwan and Zalora transform the way netizens shop online. Touted as one...

Hark the customer's digital voice

EVERY day, gazillions of interactions take place between customers and frontline staff. How many times have you said "the service is so bad I will not bank with them, or eat there again" or, when...

Building a corporate culture in SMEs pays off: Marcus Tan, Carousell

CORPORATE culture is fundamental to the success of any company. It is the emotional glue that bonds an organisation to its employees and customers. For small companies, the need for a successful...

Why small businesses should embrace cloud technology

The Asia Cloud Computing Association’s 2016 Cloud Readiness Index shows that cloud computing is firmly establishing...

Love, Bonito: from student-run blogshop to international retail business

Homegrown online fashion retailer Love, Bonito brims with all the elements of a classic entrepreneurial tale: following your heart, fighting for your dream, slogging it out, and finally, achieving...

How leaders can be fit for the job

IF you ask for a list of desirable attributes for an ideal leader, physical fitness is probably the last thing on anyone's mind.

Why innovators can give new products more mileage

WHEN planning a campaign to launch a product, the common perception is that early adopters - that elusive group of consumers willing to try new items - should be the priority. But companies should...

YuuZoo: More troubling issues

IN my commentary, "YuuZoo Corporation - a governance nightmare" (BT, July 5), I focused on some key corporate governance concerns about YuuZoo Corporation since its listing on the SGX Mainboard in...

Rents for office and industrial space

A list of asking rents for office and industrial space, and sales caveats.