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Bet on Indonesia's long-term growth, says business chief

IT is no surprise that Indonesia is the overseas market with the highest level of interest among Singapore companies today, Singapore Business Federation (SBF) chairman Teo Siong Seng said on...

Kendal Industrial Park has drawn US$475m in investments to date

THE industrial park jointly developed by Singapore's Sembcorp Development and Indonesia's industrial estate developer PT Jababeka has been doing well since its official opening 10 months ago, Prime...

Razer keeps promise and submits unified e-payment proposal

Tech company Razer submitted its proposal for a unified e-payment system here yesterday - within the two-week deadline it promised - saying that its aim was to make Singapore a cashless society...

Singapore start-ups see opportunity in Indonesia's digital economy

JAKARTA • Three years ago, Singaporean Jason Lim was working in a multinational corporation in Jakarta when he saw a business opportunity in Indonesia's emerging digital economy.

Did you know Singapore has its own chocolate maker?

Few may know that Singapore has had a chocolate manufacturer called Aalst since 2003, or that the country also produces detergent.

Jokowi's infrastructure push 'a boon for Singapore firms'

JAKARTA • Indonesian President Joko Widodo's push for infrastructure development offers a wide range of opportunities for Singapore businesses beyond traditional places such as Batam and Jakarta,...

Singapore to attract more Chinese tourists with 'deeper' experience

The Singapore Tourism Board is banking on a new approach to attract more Chinese visitors to the Lion City - it hopes to engage with the Chinese on a deeper level.

Charities take a leaf from companies' books in reaching out to public

Like companies, charities are conducting market research, opening pop-up and online stores, doing tie-ups and even giving out "performance bonuses" to staff.

Spackman Entertainment Group, Mongjakso to partner and produce So Ji Sub Drama

SPACKMAN Entertainment Group Ltd said in a Singapore Exchange (SGX) filing on Thursday evening that it would enter into the Korean drama series production business with a co-production partnership...

Batam could serve as 'digital bridge' between Singapore and cities across Indonesia, says President Joko Widodo

Singapore - The Indonesian island of Batam could serve as a "digital bridge" between Singapore and many of Indonesia's fast-growing cities, President Joko Widodo said during a visit to Singapore...

 

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