Budget 2017: How best to help SMEs go digital

THE government’s latest efforts to help SMEs use digital technology to grow should be a welcome initiative. Last year, almost half of the 1,100 businesses polled by the Singapore Business Federation...

Government to help SMEs become digitally savvy: Yaacob

THE government has been working hard to help Singaporean companies, particularly SMEs (small and medium enterprises), to be better prepared for the digital economy, Yaacob Ibrahim, Minister for...

How SMEs can trump in marketing

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Singapore lines up 4 key strategies to create enough, better jobs

NET employment growth has slowed sharply from more than 200,000 before the 2009 financial crisis to around 33,000 jobs yearly, on the back of business uncertainty and low births and an aging...

Going high-tech frees up time for security firm's staff

The digital transformation of local security service firm FormTeam Consultancy started with the roll-out of a mobile reporting, maintenance tracking and Global Positioning System (GPS) monitoring...

Transforming SMEs through digital innovation, one step at a time

The message to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) from the Committee for Future Economy (CFE) recommendations and Budget 2017 was clear - they need to look towards digitalisation to ensure...

Parliament: IMDA to help more SMEs go digital

SINGAPORE - The Government is committed to helping more small and medium enterprises (SMEs) transform digitally to stay in business amid tech disruption.

Workers' rights gaining ground

AT A results briefing last month, DBS Bank chief executive Piyush Gupta startled the roomful of reporters when he raised his voice to say "Don't say we cut!" to a question on the group's staffing...

Local firm rolls out online translation service for multiple Asian languages

While Sim Lim Square is a key retail hub of information technology (IT) products, the lesser-known Sim Lim Tower is a hotchpotch of shops and offices making a real mark on the online world.


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