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Singapore needs new mindset to cement global hub role

THE novel coronavirus pandemic and shifting trade relationships have made the world more fragmented. However, global cooperation in trade, and the exchange of ideas, people, capital and technology...

About 1,250 Shell employees to benefit from upskilling

THE Singapore Shell Employees' Union (SSEU) has teamed up with Shell to set up a Joint Capability Council (JCC) that will support training plans benefiting some 1,250 employees, out of the oil...

Singapore Paincare to acquire 40% of KCS Anaesthesia Services for S$2.4m

CATALIST-LISTED pain-care medical services group Singapore Paincare Holdings has entered into a conditional sale and purchase agreement to buy 40 per cent of KCS Anaesthesia Services for S$2.4...

Prudential, SkillsFuture Singapore team up to accelerate skills development for SMEs

AS part of a collaboration between Prudential Singapore and SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG), small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) can get help from the insurer to develop their workforce's...

Stronger recovery awaits F&B firms that act now, 'do not wait for Covid to blow over': Chan Chun Sing

FOOD and beverage (F&B) firms that have acted to transform their businesses - without waiting for pre-Covid 19 business conditions to return - are already on the path to recovery, said...

Vietnam is top pick for businesses going overseas

VIETNAM is drawing record numbers of Singapore businesses as companies continue to look for expansion opportunities despite Covid-19.

Hearti Lab brings insurance, benefits to employees in SMEs

HAVING spent two decades working in multinational corporations like Moody's and Accenture, Keith Lim never understood the pains of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).

At Toffs, a desire to carve its own niche

PART postman, part security officer. That is how Toffs Technologies' co-founder and director of operations Philip Chua describes his firm's business model.

Medtecs strategises to be more than a one-hit pandemic wonder

AS nations struggled to deal with the Covid-19 crisis earlier this year, Medtecs International Corp - a Singapore-listed maker of surgical masks, medical coveralls and isolation gowns - was...

BRC Asia's full-year net profit down 36% amid Covid-19 disruptions

MAINBOARD-LISTED steel dealer BRC Asia's full-year net profit fell 35.5 per cent to S$20.4 million, from S$31.6 million a year earlier, amid disruptions due to Covid-19.

 

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