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Kori aims to stay steely in face of rising material cost, labour strain

The Catalist-listed specialist builder is engaging in R&D efforts to improve long-term productivity.

Singapore

LABOUR crunches and spiking steel prices are among the challenges facing specialist builder Kori Holdings this year.

But its chief executive Hooi Yu Koh believes that the 39-year-old company can power through with a fresh crop of contracts. Rather than diversify, as some