Firms gloomier about H1 2019, BT-SUSS survey finds

HAVING ended 2018 on a subdued note, firms are now gloomier about business prospects in the first half of 2019, the latest quarterly Business Times-Singapore University of Social Sciences (BT-SUSS...

More skills training aid on the way for SMEs

MORE help is on the way to encourage firms to send workers for training, said Senior Minister of State for Trade and Industry Koh Poh Koon during a visit to Singapore medtech manufacturing firm...

oBike's new owner applies for licence to run e-scooter service

oBike's new majority shareholder is aiming to become a global player in the personal mobility device (PMD) scene - but under a different brand.

More help for companies to train workers, tap new tech

More initiatives will be announced in this year's Budget to help companies tap new technologies to enhance the way they operate, but they are also encouraged to send their employees for upskilling...

Wirecard's Singapore clients hope for clarity from probe

Some Singapore clients of global payment giant Wirecard are keeping watch as the German firm battles accusations of forgery and falsified accounts, while multiple investigations are under way.

Co-working space provider JustCo Lab, VC firm Trive unveil incubator programme for early-stage startups

VENTURE capital firm Trive Ventures, in partnership with JustCo Lab, has launched its first startup incubation programme for young promising startup entrepreneurs.

Tackling Singapore's skills shortage likely to lead Budget agenda

PUNDITS are widely expecting a fresh injection of support targeted at worker retraining and reskilling in the upcoming Singapore Budget 2019, especially for groups that are particularly vulnerable...

SIAS' letter to Hyflux board

The Securities Investors Association (Singapore) (SIAS), representing the interests of the numerous stakeholders of various securities, is seriously concerned that many questions regarding the...

SIAS queries Hyflux chief Olivia Lum and board on remuneration, operations

IN a letter to the board of Hyflux and its executive chairman and group chief executive Olivia Lum on Friday, Securities Investors Association Singapore (SIAS) chief David Gerald wrote that he was...

A passion for real estate

HERMAN Chang, founder and managing director of property development and hospitality group Macly, decided in his teenage years that he wanted to make money out of real estate.


Emerging Enterprise award

Closes June 1, 2018