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Why Krystal Tan left law to set up luxe travel boutique Blue Sky Escapes

How her vacation breaks as a lawyer has helped her create unique experiences for her travel boutique Blue Sky Escapes

How does Italian fashion brand Kiton sell its $50,000 suits?

Keeping things fresh for customers who already have everything is key, says CEO Antonio de Matteis

Family-run for 200 years: champagne house Billecart-Salmon’s success story

Keeping it in the family has been a strength, says Antoine Roland-Billecart

Indonesia's Go-Jek to enter 4 new markets including Singapore soon

SINGAPORE - Indonesia's ride-hailing start-up Go-Jek announced on Thursday (May 24) that it will invest about US$500 million to move into four new markets in the next four months - Singapore,...

Singapore GDP up 4.4% in Q1, full-year growth forecast at 2.5-3.5%

SINGAPORE'S GDP grew 4.4 per cent in the first three months of 2018, with full-year growth expected to come in at "2.5 to 3.5 per cent" this year, said the Ministry of Trade and Industry on Thursday.

Focusing on innovation can help SMEs get ahead

As Singapore's economy matures, slower growth will be a reality.

Deliveroo to set up new business intelligence unit in Singapore

BRITISH food courier Deliveroo is launching a new business intelligence unit (BIU) in Singapore to drive its expansion into the Asia-Pacific region. This new unit will be recruiting, and may also...

Malaysia to decide on Singapore-KL high-speed rail very soon: Mahathir

PUTRAJAYA - A decision on mega-projects like the Singapore-Kuala Lumpur high-speed rail (HSR) will be made "very soon", said Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad on Wednesday (May 23).

Tiny African tech start-ups draw big interest after slow start

African high-tech startups are minuscule compared with their US and European peers but they are finally gaining momentum and attention in some of the world's most promising economies.

 

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