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F&B sector has evolved over the course of 2020

THE food and beverage (F&B) industry was hit especially hard by Covid-19, with the economic downturn, lockdown measures and dine-in restrictions leading to the sector reporting a year-on-year...

FedEx gears up to distribute Covid-19 vaccines regionally

WITH Singapore looking to be a hub for distributing Covid-19 vaccines to the region, major logistics players like FedEx are gearing up for the job.

Kimly unit enters into joint venture to run coffeeshop at Hougang

CATALIST-listed coffeeshop consolidator Kimly announced on Thursday that its wholly-owned subsidiary Kimly Makan Place has entered into a joint venture (JV) agreement to run a coffeeshop at Hougang.

Chinese monopoly rules threaten super-app model

[HONG KONG] The future of China's financial super-apps has been thrown into question. The central bank is defining unhealthy dominance in specific market-share terms, while emphasising the...

SIAEC says flights handled now at 20% of pre-covid-19 level

THE number of flights handled by SIA Engineering Company (SIAEC) currently stands at about 20 per cent of its pre-Covid-19 level, said chief executive Ng Chin Hwee.

Cold storage a long-term play in alternative property investment: M&G

ASSET manager M&G Real Estate expects cold storage to shine in the long run as investors, now flush with liquidity, hunt for alternatives in the Asia-Pacific property market.

SP acquires Engie's 40% stake in Sino-French Energy Services in China for undisclosed sum

SP Group has acquired Engie's stake in Sino-French Energy Services (SFES) in Chongqing for an undisclosed sum, the company said on Wednesday evening.

MNCs eye local market hires, instead of expat pool, to drive strategic growth in S-E Asia

MORE multinational corporations (MNCs) are increasingly turning to the local market, instead of the top expatriate talent pool, to find that special leader to drive their strategic growth in South...

Start-up looks to help smaller commercial facilities reduce energy consumption

Mr Jason Tang was troubled that commercial facilities left their machines running even when they were not required.

 

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