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Pooches have to stick together in dog-eat-dog world of logistics industry: ST Logistics CEO

EVEN in the dog-eat-dog world of the logistics industry, pooches will sometimes have to stick together.

From 'eyesore' to oasis of tranquility: how Lloyd's Inn transformed to modernity

At 23, when most people her age were still figuring out what to do with their lives, Joan Chang's father gave her a hotel. Or rather, he tasked her to take an ageing boutique property that was as...

You need to find something you have passion for: Finesse Digital co-founder

It was simply about the sushi. As a young girl growing up in a three-generation household in 1980s Tokyo, Kayoko Francis spent a lot of time with her grandfather Shozo Yagi, a retiree-turned-stock...

Grand Park City Hall's new mobile app gives guests 'high-tech' feel

WITH its latest redevelopment, Grand Park City Hall has not just transformed physically, but gained a digital edge too.

Meet the young serial entrepreneurs behind The Golden Duck brand

One is a self-proclaimed "daily snacker", while the other is the complete opposite - give him "proper food" instead.

Theatre business has to be marketing driven: Cecilia Leong-Faulkner

THEATRE IMPRESARIO Cecilia Leong-Faulkner got an early taste of the entertainment business as a young girl growing up in 1960s Kuala Lumpur because her father, a manager at The Federal hotel in...

From follower to leader: How Louken helps clients on their overseas, digital journeys

IN Louken Group's early years, its clients pushed the firm to go abroad and acquire new capabilities. Today, the branding and communication company leads clients overseas and on digital journeys...

Matching mentors and students - using dating tech

A company has taken the technology behind dating websites and used it for a different kind of matching -to match mentors and students for educational purposes.

Oei Hong Leong-backed firm building lifestyle developments in China

The Catalist-listed small-cap company backed by Singapore tycoon Oei Hong Leong, may be an unlikely candidate to pioneer new real estate offerings in China. But it is doing just that.

Why the founder of Country Holidays let his own company go

TRAVELLERS WHO HAVE booked a holiday from bespoke travel company Country Holidays would know Chang Theng Hwee. The Singaporean started the firm in 1994 and it was the first in Singapore to offer...