Towkays

Building a clear future

A five-day work week is the norm for most Singaporeans, but not for Rodney Cheong. The managing director of Seiko Architectural Wall Systems has been turning up for work every day of the week for...

D-Team Engineering brings its 'A game'

AIR-CONDITIONING contractor D-Team Engineering has had a tough year, even with the gradual pick-up in the construction sector, but its management team said they are exploring new clients and...

Winning by a hair's breadth

FOR precision motion control specialists Akribis Systems, a hair's breadth is big. Developing and building direct drive motors, stages and precision systems, Akribis has seen its products as...

Restoring the human touch in a digital world

AS we get used to talking to chatbots and letting algorithms inform processes and decisions, some may think the days of customer service representatives and marketing consultants are numbered.

Values, vision form Soilbuild's foundation

ONE doesn't have to be in the construction and real estate industry to know the importance of a good foundation to a building. But it certainly helps to know how to apply the same principle to one...

Commodity trader Valency sees opportunity in volatility

PRAVEEN Kumar Jain, managing director of Valency International Trading, sees volatility as "good for business" for the commodity trading house that he founded. This is because the company can...

Mining a rich vein of opportunities

LOCAL mining company Top International Holding Pte Ltd (Top) may be a relatively young firm, but it has already bagged several prestigious awards such as the Enterprise 50 awards in recognition of...

Rain or shine, there's no stopping StashAway

EVEN as global markets rumble, robo-advisor StashAway can count on its base of "habitual savers" with nerves of steel to ride the volatility.

In Good Company: Vito Xu, don of Asian outlet malls

In some ways, Mr Vito Xu's life mirrors the spectacular rise of China and its embrace of the outside world after the late Deng Xiaoping opened the economy to foreign investment four decades ago,...

Striking a note with senior citizens

Johnson Soh, founder of SanCare Asia, shares how his company is using music to get socially withdrawn and physically inactive seniors find their groove again.