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Restaurant owners project their brand with chic staff uniform

Gone are the days when service staff at food and beverage outlets are attired in inconspicuous outfits, an afterthought in the large scheme of operating and setting up a restaurant.

Annual Geylang Serai Bazaar plagued by illegal worker issue

At around 3pm on Tuesday, the men entered the Geylang Serai Bazaar, taking photographs and videos like the many visitors soaking in the festivities.

'I thought some people were fighting,' recounts an eyewitness of the Geylang Bazaar arrests

At around 3pm on Tuesday afternoon, the men entered the Geylang Serai Bazaar, taking photographs and videos like the many visitors soaking in the festivities.

Local tour agency Misa Travel shuts down after STB revokes licence

SINGAPORE - Popular local tour agency Misa Travel closed down on Wednesday (May 31), after the Singapore Tourism Board (STB) revoked its travel agent licence a day earlier for failing to "fulfil...

National Wages Council calls for raises for workers whose firms do well, low-wage workers

SINGAPORE - Employers that are doing well and facing good business prospects have been urged by the National Wages Council (NWC) to reward their workers with built-in wage increases and variable...

Government looks at piloting collaborative contracting model for public sector projects

SINGAPORE - The building time for public sector projects such as transport infrastructure and HDB flats could be shortened, with the Government looking at making industry players - from architects...

SGX, IMDA to collaborate to help companies access capital markets efficiently

SINGAPORE - Singapore Exchange (SGX) and Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) have signed a memorandum of intent to help fast growing IMDA-accredited companies get efficient access to...

Singapore 2016 wage growth slows as share of profitable firms hits 10-year low

THE bump in paychecks - taking into account inflation - that Singapore's private-sector workers saw last year was the smallest in three years, and the pinch is likely to continue - or intensify -...

Reebonz opens new facility to boost operations

LUXURY e-commerce startup Reebonz has launched an e-commerce hub at Tampines, where it will pilot new technologies to enhance operations and increase productivity.

Tie-ups to help heritage-brand SMEs go digital

Singtel is teaming up with local polytechnics to help heritage-brand small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to adopt digital technology. Riding on the 99% SME movement, this partnership aims to...

 

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