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Singapore Prestige Brand Award 2017 launched

THE Singapore Prestige Brand Award (SPBA) 2017 was officially launched on Tuesday, complete with a newly broadened judging criteria that considers local firms' innovation and use of technology in...

A winning modern take on traditional Chinese furniture

Home-grown furniture and lifestyle brand Scene Shang plans to go regional at the end of next year amid healthy demand for its products. In the first of a four-part series on design firms, Scene...

Having a bubbly good time, naturally

MACARON, char siew bun, ice-cream - the list goes on. The range of food on display looks delectable enough to get one salivating. But wait a minute - a waft of rose and lavender greets you and you...

Automating HR functions may reduce risk for Singapore SMEs

THE human resource function of any organisation is responsible for many different tasks. A key responsibility includes managing employee benefits and handling payroll. As the organisation grows, so...

Going global: Many Singapore businesses do get it, says IE

THERE doesn't seem to be a shortage of Singapore companies - both the bigger boys and the newer start-ups - that are ambitious and hungry enough to want to expand abroad these days.

SGInnovate focuses on 5 areas to help startups, entrepreneurs

GOVERNMENT-OWNED company SGInnovate has nailed down the areas it will focus on in its mission to help startups and entrepreneurs at each stage of their development.

Sungei Rd vendors keen on new stalls

Five of the 11 original permit-holders at the Sungei Road flea market have indicated interest in operating stalls at Golden Mile Food Centre and Chinatown Market.

Umbrella body mooted to help SMEs in debt

Struggling small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) would benefit from an umbrella organisation to coordinate the restructuring of debt, according to registered charity Credit Counselling...

Did Budget 2017 do enough to help SMEs prepare for the future?

Companies across all industries have had to grapple with the onslaught of disruptive technologies, but small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) have probably been hit the hardest.

Going regional: Singapore businesses seize opportunities in South-east Asia

As Singapore goes through economic restructuring, a key strategy for growth is for its people and businesses to deepen links with the region....

 

Emerging Enterprise award

Closes June 1, 2019