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It wont be business as usual post-Covid-19

THE pandemic has been a mere six months but to many company heads, it probably seems longer. Running a business in times like this is stressful to say the least. Businesses everywhere, in every...

Here's how to pave the road ahead in the 'new normal' of travel

JUST seven months ago, anyone could easily book a trip to any destination in the world with a click on a computer mouse.

Rise in community cases 'not unexpected' with reopening, testing

IT is "not unexpected" that coronavirus cases in the community have gone up of late - and will continue to increase - as Singapore progresses further in Phase Two of its reopening and testing is...

Koufu's Deli Asia deal to 'bring in the dough'

THE proposed S$22 million acquisition of the Deli Asia group by food court and coffee shop operator Koufu Group is an "attractive" deal that could boost the mainboard-listed company's earnings per...

Too early to discuss Phase 3 or easing of rules: multi-ministry taskforce

IT IS still too early to discuss Phase 3 of Singapore's reopening or relaxing safe distancing rules, even as the authorities continue to monitor coronavirus cases, which have gone up in the community...

Vaniday relaunches as one-stop beauty, wellness platform with marketplace

VANIDAY is back in business in Singapore, this time as an all-in-one platform featuring a new online marketplace of beauty and wellness products, a new digital magazine as well as an improved loyalty...

Companies tap Covid-19 skills upgrading scheme more than 60,000 times

A SCHEME to encourage staff training during the Covid-19 pandemic has been taken up more than 60,000 times since its unveiled in the Unity Budget in February.

PE and VC fund-raising hit a snag in Q1: Preqin

THE private equity (PE) and venture capital (VC) industries faced headwinds in fund-raising during the first quarter of 2020, but the outlook for the medium to long term is positive, says a report by...

What Phase 2 might mean for selected entertainment, F&B and retail segments

by Benjamin Low, Vice President, Asia Pacific, Milestone Systems

China tech giant Tencent duped by saucy scammers

[BEIJING] Chinese tech giant Tencent has been fooled by impostors posing as representatives of the country's most famous chilli sauce brand, police said, in a saga that nearly pitched the two...

 

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