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Hone digital innovation, technology and manpower to keep Singapore relevant

THE golden digital era has brought the global market to the doorstep of businesses in Singapore, increasing their reach and transforming traditional business models into leaner and more disruptive...

Safeguarding your company against corporate corruption overseas

SINGAPORE has long been admired for its tough anti-corruption stance and is exemplary for its strict enforcement regime against corrupt practices. In Transparency International's (TI) Corruption...

Eight tips for SMEs to avoid cyber attacks

THERE is a common misconception that the smaller you are, the smaller target you are to a cyber attack. This might have been true some years ago, when hackers (also known as "threat actors") went...

Don't trip up over business travel

ONE of the main growth strategies for booming SMEs is to venture overseas - a particularly important process for firms looking to outgrow Singapore's lean consumer base. Local SMEs are...

Three trends shaping taxation for businesses

THE PACE of change in the tax landscape has been unrelenting and the changes are fundamentally and permanently altering the way businesses and individuals deal with taxation.

How technology will power a modern Singapore construction industry

THE Singapore government's Industry Transformation Map (ITM) for the construction sector is more than a vision for the sector's future. It is a survival plan. It is a timely and necessary response...

Challenges new and old confronting SMEs

By all accounts the economy had a stellar year in 2017 but many small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) missed out on the gains, so hopes are high that the benefits might finally start trickling...

Bosses and CEOs, your social media accounts are not personal

Hat Salesman. That’s how Elon Musk describes himself on his Twitter bio – even if the entrepreneur with dreams of cosmic...

Newly registered companies

A listing of companies with issued capital between S$200,000 and S$5 million.

Behind the warm welcome

A hotel management agreement defines the scope and breath of the legal and commercial relationship between a hotel owner and a hotel operator, and SMEs should not take the negotiations of such a...

Small business, big disruption

AS Singapore goes Smart, SMEs have to redouble their digitalisation efforts

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