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Jewellery shops boost productivity with tracking technology

Singapore - Jewellers are taking a shine to technology that enables their staff to be more productive and reduces the high stress levels caused by the long time it used to take to locate missing...

Prompt payments by SMEs fall to 2-year lows as firms hold on to cash

SINGAPORE - The percentage of debt held by SMEs that was paid on time fell to 37 per cent in the second quarter of 2017, the lowest in two years, according to credit information company DP...

Singapore SMEs least punctual in repaying debt in 2 years: report

THE percentage of small and medium enterprise (SME) debt that was paid on time fell to 37 per cent in the second quarter of 2017, the lowest in two years, according to credit information company...

Sharing the spirit of enterprise

A GROUP of homegrown SME (small and medium enterprise) owners have volunteered to impart their entrepreneurial experience. The 17-member Executive Committee of the non-profit Spirit of Enterprise (...

R&D helps Trentios stand out

Local companies face many challenges when trying to build their brands across global markets, but it can be done. In the second of a four-part series, Tiffany Cheong speaks to the person behind...

Business at porridge eatery not affected by brawls, says manager

Fights may have erupted twice at the Heng Long Teochew Porridge shop in Upper Serangoon Road, but it has not been bad for business.

Chef Damian D'Silva back with more heritage food at new restaurant Folklore

A series of restaurant and stall closures over the years has not deterred Singaporean chef Damian D'Silva from making yet another comeback in the local dining scene.

Allen & Gledhill takes on Alan & Gledhil

What do a 115-year-old law firm and a two-month-old debt collecting business have in common?

ST Engineering sets up US$150m corporate venture capital unit, opens innovation lab

ST Engineering on Tuesday said it has set up a corporate venture capital unit to invest in promising technology startups and early-stage companies, offering not just funding, but also access to the...

Justin Bieber concert in Singapore cancelled: Unusual Limited

SINGER Justin Bieber will not performing in Singapore on Oct 7 "due to unforeseen circumstances", Unusual Limited said in a Singapore Exchange (SGX) filing on Tuesday.

 

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