Resources

Property data

A list of asking rents for office and industrial space, and sales caveats.

Newly registered companies

A listing of companies with issued capital between S$200,000 and S$5 million.

Monetising Myanmar's potential

The recent opening up of the country presents an opportunity for technology leap-frogging, even as the burgeoning IT sector is increasingly looking for investments and expertise from foreign...

How Banyan Tree became the first Asian brand to enter the Cuban market in a big way

Since opening its first property in the 1990s, the Singapore-based Banyan Tree has grown into one of the world's leading luxury hotel brands. But for all its experience and expertise, the company...

OPINION: Harnessing collective genius for innovation

WE live in exciting times. The rapid pace of technological evolution has led the world into the age of digital transformation. With the increasing inter-dependence of different disciplines and the...

How Wong Fong Engineering broke into the China market

From the humble workshop that it was in 1969, Wong Fong Engineering Works has grown into a 200-strong global engineering company with presence in Singapore, Malaysia, and China. Wong Fong's...

Putien: Mum’s home-cooked meals, for the whole world

In 1987, seeking a different life, Mr Fong left his hometown of Putian, a small agricultural village in China nestled between sea and mountain. After a pit stop in Hong Kong, he found himself in...

PastaMania: Breaking into new markets with a well-oiled franchising system

Concerted efforts to bring PastaMania overseas only roared to life in 2013, about a decade after Commonwealth Capital bought over the brand. Those ten years served as an incubation period, during...

Loyalty and limitation in family businesses

Relying on trusted insiders need not pose a limitation on growth as long as owners continuously broaden their organisation beyond what they themselves can do. Ultimately, for any ambitious family...

The importance of search engine optimisation

Are bigger companies always better versed in search engine optimisation (SEO) than small and medium enterprises (SMEs)? Do organisations understand the difference between organic traffic and paid...