Customising AI strategies through experiments

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE (AI) is not being implemented optimally in South-east Asia. While AI adoption rates across the region have risen to 14 per cent in 2018 from just 8 per cent the year before...

ST Podcast: How you can fund your retirement systematically with equities or stocks

Every Monday, The Straits Times and The Business Times break down financial tips so you can take action after listening to our podcast episodes.

Singaporeans need to think bigger: Tech investor

In Silicon Valley, where rags-to-riches stories of tech gurus are told in every cafe, the one about the carpet merchant who became a tech investor may have been overlooked.

Fat cats or top dogs: Is the Singapore CEO overpaid?

THE recent revelation that the head honcho of Hyflux (together with other top executives) continued to make millions while the troubled water treatment firm was drowning in debt sent shock waves...

Why SMEs should harness the power of analytics

Gibu Mathew, Vice President, and GM, Asia Pacific, Zoho Corp

Singapore co-working space reaches next level of luxury

THE Great Room's co-working space in Singapore's Centennial Tower doesn't look like your average office. The floor is marble, the finishings are brushed gold and there's coconut water in the...

Is venture money masking an untenable on-demand delivery gig?

SINCE end-2015, food-delivery platform foodpanda has grown its base of delivery persons more than six times to over 6,000, the company's Singapore managing director Luc Andreani said.

Silver linings and dark sides of the cloud

THE usage of cloud services has become more common in recent years. Some of the typical cloud offerings familiar to SMEs include Microsoft Office Online, Salesforce CRM, SAP Cloud, DropBox and...

To build an international business, it's about growing better, not faster

STARTING a business has never been easier, but scaling one has never been harder. For those that do succeed in their home markets, formulating plans to expand overseas is often the next step in...

See each Budget as a building block towards national priorities

EVERY year, after the Singapore Budget is unveiled, no matter how broad its scope and reach, inevitably some quarters come away disappointed. This year is no different, even as the Budget debate...