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Is digital intelligence the answer to Globalisation 4.0 in the connected age?

THE Fourth Industrial Revolution is catapulting us towards a connected society. Improvements in the availability and delivery of communications services mean there are now more than four billion...

Much ado about AI

IT'S not a newsflash to say use artificial intelligence (AI) to drive business efficiency in your business to free up capital for growth. Most CEOs have heard this advice. Most are stuck with the...

IoT to drive Singapore's Smart Nation vision

MOVE over Silicon Valley. Here comes Singapore, the new digital innovation hub of the world. This imagination could soon be a reality if the country adopts the Internet of Things (IoT) to super-...

Making it work: managing finances as a freelancer

SINGAPOREANS are embracing full-time self-employment and the freelance lifestyle. A Ministry of Manpower report from 2017 found that freelancers make up approximately 8.5 per cent of the workforce...

What more is needed to spur innovation in Singapore SMEs?

ACCORDING to the 2016 national R&D survey by A*Star, the average total sales revenue from commercialised products and processes attributed to research and development in Singapore per company...

If only decluttering my desk could #sparkjoy

IF VISITORS had set foot in The Business Times newsroom this week, they would probably have been taken aback by the flurry of activity in our usually rather muted office.

Money FM podcast: Mind Your Business: SMEs are complacent and NOT cyber prepared

Chubb Insurance launched a new study looking at the attitudes of Singapore’s SMEs to cyber awareness and their level of preparedness.

Catalist: to grow or to heal?

LAST week's report, calling for a review of Singapore's Catalist board (BT, Jan 16, "Catalist: A platform for growth firms or ICU for mainboard patients?"), sparked a lively debate among...

SMEs need open innovation for Fourth Industrial Revolution

THE month of October last year saw two large-scale events gearing local enterprises for the Fourth Industrial Revolution: the inaugural Industrial Transformation Asia-Pacific 2018 (ITAP) was held...

SMEs must take more decisive steps

Two surveys have drawn attention to the well-being and prospects of Singapore's small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). According to one survey, many SMEs take the risk of cyber attacks too...