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Government to offer land for high-tech farming with longer 20-year leases

SINGAPORE - The Government will tender out new plots of land for productive and high-tech farming with longer leases of 20 years, up from the 10 years announced previously, Minister for National...

Magnus Energy sinks deeper into the red in Q3

MAGNUS Energy Group sank deeper into the red in the fiscal third quarter ended March 31, with a net loss of S$1.01 million compared to a loss of S$544,000 a year ago.

Singapore tech startups shift gear to tap region's exploding e-commerce

SINGAPORE tech startups are pursuing regional expansion more aggressively than ever.

As you grow from startup to SME, your IT department needs to grow along too

EVERY company reaches a point where it begins to transform from a startup to a grown-up organisation.

How to compete and win in the global war for talent

THE Business Times recently posed four questions on the topic of talent retention and attraction - an always pressing issue for companies big and small, especially amid the ongoing manpower crunch...

BT seminar to highlight CFE strategies for SMEs, innovation

THE push for business transformation continues with a seminar organised by The Business Times on May 18, where Senior Minister of State for Trade and Industry Sim Ann will deliver the keynote address...

Demand for goods vehicles skyrockets

ORDERS for commercial vehicles have skyrocketed but certificate of entitlement (COE) premiums are not expected to rise because of the huge COE supply in the next three months.

Singapore to showcase clean energy solutions at Kazakhstan's Astana Expo

THE Astana Expo 2017 to be held in Kazakhstan from June 10 to Sept 10 this year will provide opportunities for Singapore to showcase its sustainable energy capabilities and deepen bilateral ties...

Accommodation startups focus on market niches

As Airbnb challenges hotel chains across the globe, some local accommodation start-ups are quietly carving out slices of the regional pie.

 

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