Building ties in pharma industry 'just like courtship'

Small and medium-sized enterprises are planting the Singapore flag in distant markets around the world. In the last instalment of a four-part series, Chia Yan Min speaks to Dr Gideon Ho, co-...

Forum Letter: Rules must be more accommodating of new ideas

The Internet and the sharing economy have enabled the entry of new business models into unregulated and, sometimes, even forbidden areas.

Celebrating Singapore's entrepreneurial spirit: Leading light of family's solar energy business

Having taken over the reins of the family's business in solar energy, Mr Frank Phuan, 40, considers himself a second-generation businessman. But there is no denying his entrepreneurial spirit...

Celebrating Singapore's entrepreneurial spirit: The Ninja way to efficient delivery

The sight of a red-shirted, parcel- carrying ninja appearing on their doorstep just two days after placing an order online has become the norm for many cyber-shoppers here.

Jumbo's Q3 profit edges down 1.1%

RESTAURANT group Jumbo on Tuesday posted a 1.1 per cent dip in its net profit for the third quarter ended June 30 to S$3.37 million.

Broker's take: UOB Kay Hian issues 'buy' call on Kimly Limited

UOB Kay Hian on Tuesday issued a buy call on coffeeshop operator Kimly Limited (Kimly) with a target price of S$0.46.

Penny crash case: Court rejects Soh's bid to obtain prosecution's documents

THE man accused of masterminding the 2013 penny stock crash has failed to obtain documents from prosecutors that he said could support his bail application after a High Court judge rejected his...

Singapore top draw for startup professionals? Not so simple

A STUDY has ranked Singapore as the world's top city for professionals looking to work in a startup - a finding which has drawn mixed reviews from those in the local startup sector.

More SMEs tap Myanmar's potential

SINGAPORE's small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are increasingly seeing the potential of the Myanmar market, with more local companies venturing out into the country. Singapore was the second...

Scrubbing away that idea about sunset industries

DIVING into a venture without prior expertise is not easy. That said, it is even more challenging for young graduates to venture into a commonly perceived sunset industry.


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