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Switching jobs? Think of it as moving your investments

OVER drinks on a Friday night, a friend was recounting how shocked she was when her boss rejected a potential candidate for switching roles every two years.

The Hyflux story so far

IT was supposed to be Hyflux's springboard into the integrated water and power project segment. But the Tuaspring water desalination plant, which Hyflux chose to append with a power generation plant...

Telemedicine startups confront limits of diagnosis over video

TELEMEDICINE has its attractions in that the use of telecommunications technology enables doctors to overcome the barrier of distance to diagnose and treat patients, even those in rural areas.

S'pore and Australia fintech associations ink MOU to collaborate

The Singapore FinTech Association (SFA) and FinTech Australia will share resources and allow each other access to investors' communities as part of a memorandum of understanding (MOU) signed this...

$20k grant drums up slow learner's passion

A self-confessed slow learner, Mr Wang Junyong found little to interest him in school until age 15, when he took up Taiko drumming, a dynamic form of Japanese percussive drumming.

'Slow learner' makes good with $20,000 grant and MAD COW spirit

SINGAPORE - A self-confessed slow learner, Wang Junyong found little to interest him in school until age 15 when he took up Taiko drumming, a dynamic form of Japanese percussive drumming.

Singapore FinTech Association and FinTech Australia ink memorandum of understanding

SINGAPORE - The Singapore FinTech Association (SFA) and FinTech Australia will share resources and allow each other access to investors' communities as part of a bilateral memorandum of...

Blockchain accelerator Tribe adds partnerships with BMW Group Asia, Intel and Nielsen

SINGAPORE - Tribe Accelerator has formed strategic relationships with BMW Group Asia, Intel Corporation and Nielsen for knowledge sharing at the accelerator's organised industry engagements.

PUB to Salim-Medco: Don't use us as excuse to pull out of Hyflux deal

HYFLUX's reluctant white knight should not use PUB as an excuse to back out of its investment agreement with the water company, the national water agency said on Thursday.

The Hyflux story so far, in BT Weekend

AS the Hyflux saga continues, we take a look back at the history of the Tuaspring project, retracing how it kicked off, how it was financed, and how the funding model floundered. Read the story so...

SICC aims to raise awareness of the circular economy

THE Singapore International Chamber of Commerce (SICC) on Thursday identified raising awareness on the circular economy as one of its three areas of focus for this year.

 

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