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Give him sushi any day

Who: Hideki Ii, 41, executive head chef for the Plum & Toro Group, which operates modern izakaya Izy in Club Street, as well as Japanese restaurant Ishi and the new Plum & Toro restaurant...

Buy, build and sell - that's her business strategy

The founder and managing director of Ashleigh Ivory, Ms Cassiopea Yap, is constantly searching for quality products and services that promote a healthy family lifestyle.

Developers flush with liquidity will keep land demand high for now

Given that the Singapore private residential market saw a huge wave of completions over the last four years and that most of these projects were almost or completely sold out, developers are now...

Public tranche in Ayondo IPO nets subscription of 4½ times

LOSS-MAKING social trading broker Ayondo's initial public offering (IPO) drew roughly four and a half times as many applications as there were shares in the public tranche, the Catalist wannabe said...

Teaching the next generation the value of money

DURING a portfolio review in the midst of the Asian crisis in 1998, the patriarch of the family was being berated by his eldest son, who complained about his father's excessive risk taking that '...

OrangeTee & Tie teams up with Carousell on property listings

ORANGETEE & Tie, Singapore's third-largest property agency by sales force, has tied up with homegrown Carousell to add the property listings and reviews of its more than 4,000 agents to the...

New CEO cooking up a fresh strategy at struggling LifeBrandz

HOW and why does a Japanese teacher-turned-business consultant, living in Singapore for just over half a decade, decide to take over a loss-making group best known for a string of failed Clarke Quay...

Robotics Centre to help start-ups opens

A centre has been set up to allow start-ups in the robotics and automation sector greater access to support services, innovative technologies and communication networks.

Innovation in family firms: A missed opportunity?

Here in Asia, family firms are a prominent feature of the business landscape, but are they better at innovating; or, because of the way they are run, are they more likely to lag behind?

[VIDEO] Sirius Venture Capital's Eugene Wong on his investment philosophy

Sirius Venture Capital's founder and managing director, Eugene Wong, shares anecdotes from his journey in venture capital - investments that were hits and others that were not, and how these have...

 

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