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SMEs need more guidance to go digital: KPMG panel

SINGAPORE - Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) need more help to get past the initial hurdle of embarking on digital transformation, said panellists at the "KPMG Insights from the Inside:...

Budget 2019: What's in store for businesses, individuals

AFTER embarking on a tax career more than three decades ago, I have been following the annual Budget speeches intently and have witnessed a slew of popular (as well as unpopular) tax and non-tax...

Money FM podcast: The Hot Seat: How does blockchain technology boost the supply chain?

Dr Meeta Vouk, director of IBM Singapore Research Centre shares how blockchain can bring significant time and cost savings to the shipping industry.

SIAS's Hyflux rap: A wake-up call for corporate Singapore

EARLIER this week, the Securities Investors Association (Singapore) issued a strongly-worded statement to the board of troubled water treatment firm Hyflux Ltd.

Companies must be future-ready to thrive in machine era

IT GOES without saying that we stand to gain extensively from the advancement of machines. The usage of artificial intelligence (AI) across various sectors and industries is gradually gaining...

Are new technologies replacing routine jobs?

IN recent years, the rise of new technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning, and automation has been one of the biggest disruptors across multiple industries, changing...

SMEs need help to move up the digital ladder amid disruption

WHY do government and business leaders keep pushing local small and medium enterprises to go the digital way - even when many SMEs are aware and convinced that digital technology is key to not...

Going digital the only way to revive Singapore's retail sector

IT used to be that the buzz along Orchard Road was a gauge of the health of Singapore's retail industry. Those days are long gone in today's high-tech retail world, where more of the action is...

Tapping ecosystems to drive business performance

Businesses are increasingly dynamic and interconnected, where success can depend on how well a firm can cooperate with others.

S.E.A.View: On the road, algorithms aren't everything

One night in Yangon, as I bid goodbye to my friend and his wife after dinner, they widened their eyes in horror when I tried to wave down a passing cab. No, we will get you a Grab taxi, they...