Navigating loan obligations amidst the Singapore Covid-19 (Temporary Measures) Ac 2020

How lenders and borrowers should navigate loan obligations following the Temporary Measures Bill. By Justin Yip, Partner, and Lam Zhen Yu, Associate, Withers KhattarWong LLP

What do recent SG Budgets mean for SMEs?

The Singapore Government has announced three Budgets since the outbreak of COVID-19. Li Lian Ng, Head of Business Banking HSBC Singapore, highlights the key points SMEs need to know.

What small businesses need now

Small businesses need to be armed with the technology to survive and to provide continued employment for Singaporeans going forward; so is this the time to bring back the Productivity and...

Flexible Financing Holds Massive Potential for SME Growth

By Dr Tan Sian Wee, Co-Founder and Executive Director, Finaxar

Turning leaders into winners

With safe distancing limits in place, coaches find themselves pushed to change the way they interact with clients, putting a dampener on demand. Prospects of new business also appear to have dried...

Helping SMEs get back on the road to recovery

Financial institutions have a vital role to play in alleviating the pain businesses are feeling, says Joyce Tee, Group Head of SME Banking, DBS Bank.

SMEs must rethink how they chase for payments to survive COVID-19

Singapore SMEs must make urgent changes to the way they chase their customers for payment if they are to survive, says RIABU's Mark Laudi.

Rise of Malaysia’s middle class presents opportunities

With the rise of the middle class, what kind of business opportunities does the consumer industry present to Singapore companies? In this issue of “Businesses in ASEAN”, we zoom in on Malaysia to...

Workplace discrimination: Most complaints dealt with came from whistle-blowers

About 50 per cent of the cases were linked to nationality, while 25 per cent were related to age or gender.

Opportunities arise in Vietnam due to US-China trade war

Changes in the global supply chain have occurred since the US-China trade war began in 2018. Vietnam, which shares land borders with China, has benefitted with significant increase in orders...