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Combining forces: Dylan & Son and Kayjen Dylan

ince pooling resources as part of their collaboration, tailors Dylan Chong and Matthew Lai have been able to create a larger production space than they each used to have – but this was not...

Having it all: Kevin Seah Bespoke

Kevin Seah might be one of Singapore’s best-known names for bespoke suits, but his dream is to be the sartorial equivalent of a...

How Singapore’s bespoke tailors are future-proofing their trade

The Peak finds out how three of Singapore's top tailors are staying competitive in a tough trade.

1. With their forces...

Kim Heng stands to recoup US$9.6m vessel purchase in one year

KIM Heng Offshore & Marine Holdings' executive chairman expects the US$9.6 million investment made in three vessels the listed group bought over in a bank sale of the pledged assets of the...

How can Singapore produce formidable entrepreneurs?

SINCE my article "Who will be Singapore's 'formidable entrepreneurs'?" (BT, June 8, 2017), I have received much feedback from readers. In that piece, we defined formidable as someone on the level of...

Builder fined $130k for repeated safety lapses

Construction firm Kingsford Construction has been fined $130,000 under the Workplace Safety and Health Act for multiple safety lapses at a worksite, the Ministry of Manpower (MOM) said yesterday...

Singapore Coffee Festival 2017 gets thumbs-up from exhibitors, trade members

SINGAPORE - The Singapore Coffee Festival 2017 got off to a good start on Thursday, with those who attended the industry and media preview giving a thumbs up to its new location at the Marina Bay...

Kim Heng widens Q2 loss on higher depreciation of fixed assets

SECOND-QUARTER net loss after tax for Kim Heng Offshore & Marine Holdings almost doubled on significantly higher other operating expenses due to higher depreciation of its fixed assets.

Construction firm fined $130,000 for repeated safety lapses at Hillview condo worksite

Construction firm Kingsford Construction Pte Ltd has been fined $130,000 under the Workplace Safety and Health Act for multiple safety lapses at a worksite, the Ministry of Manpower said.

 

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