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FoodXervices boss overcomes challenges to drive firm's expansion

FOODXERVICES' turnover has grown about five times to surpass S$60 million since Nichol Ng took charge of the business in 2007, but she was doubted because of her young age and gender at the start...

SMEs must rethink how they chase for payments to survive COVID-19

Singapore SMEs must make urgent changes to the way they chase their customers for payment if they are to survive, says RIABU's Mark Laudi.

Boss of multimillion-dollar firm was once doubted for her youth and gender

FOODXERVICES' turnover has grown about five times to surpass S$60 million since she took charge of the business in 2007, but Nichol Ng was doubted...

Bee Cheng Hiang turns to tech, serves up new lifestyle offerings

BAK kwa company Bee Cheng Hiang is famous for its traditional food products, but it is striking out on a very modern path with its plans to launch not just an app, but an app development company...

Of Grit and Grace

SHE MAY BE a high-flying banker at the top of her game, but DBS’s Tan Su Shan is also refreshingly down-to-earth. She wasn’t always cool, calm and Covid-19 battle-ready of course, but after three...

Keen to maintain standards, egg tart institution Tong Heng is reluctant to expand

CONTRARY to what most successful businesses might do, Tong Heng is reluctant to expand, be it within Singapore or beyond local shores.

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Having corporate experience helps with the job, says Lim Kee's next-gen leader

HAVING corporate experience helps with the job, says Ang Khim Wee, who - with two sisters - is part of the next generation helping to run the...

Hard work key to Koufu CEO's success

FROM school dropout to street hawker, coffee shop owner and, finally, founder of a local food-and-beverage empire, entrepreneur Pang Lim's journey - spanning five decades - was one marked by sheer...

Humility, managing people are key to the role, says Mothercare's Pang Fu Wei

AS successor to the Pang Kim Hin Group, known for bringing British baby goods brand Mothercare to Singapore, Pang Fu Wei says humility and the art...

Coway Engineering: Finding a niche

IDENTIFYING a service gap early on was Coway Engineering & Marketing's gateway into the aerospace industry in 1996. The company observed that most precision engineering companies in the 1990s...