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Why it's so hard to punish companies for data breaches

WHAT happens to the companies that allow our personal data to be stolen? In most cases, nothing. Sometimes, there is a short-lived flurry of bad publicity, a brief dip in stock prices, a class-...

Digital transformation - key considerations for business leaders

MANY businesses today are scrutinising their operations to figure out how to join the digital transformation revolution, not least here in Singapore, with its Smart Nation initiative. According to...

Singapore ranked 9th globally in wealth per adult: Credit Suisse

IN TERMS of wealth per adult, Singapore is ranked ninth among the world's major economies, with the figure having risen 5.3 per cent to more than US$283,000 between mid-2017 and mid-2018.

Singapore ranks 2nd in Global Competitiveness Index

SINGAPORE ranks second out of 140 economies in the World Economic Forum (WEF) Global Competitiveness Index 4.0, an updated version of the annual ranking.

Building a new era of global innovation

IN August, the chairman of Enterprise Singapore, Peter Ong, suggested a simple but radical idea. In the future, he said, Singaporean firms should see innovation and internationalisation as one...

Singapore to attract more tourists with revamped attractions, data analytics

EVEN as Singapore continues to enjoy its status as a choice destination for quality events, the island state is working to enhance its overall attractiveness as a tourist destination, Senior...

More productive and accessible healthcare

"WE can do and serve more with less manpower," said Chua Chee Yong, director of Emerging Services and Capabilities Group at Integrated Health Information Service (IHIS), on how technology can be...

Momentum in the East: How Asia will lead the pack in blockchain integration

IN BOTH Asia and the West, regulatory uncertainty surrounding blockchain abounds. And yet, despite this lack of direction, Asia is establishing itself as the clear leader in the race to provide...

Jurong Innovation District to house advanced manufacturing campus 

AN advanced manufacturing campus where firms can embrace Industry 4.0 capabilities is being curated at Jurong Innovation District, with more such Factories of the Future (FOF) to be set up in the...

Singapore, Germany to boost startup collaboration

SINGAPORE and Germany are set to deepen their collaboration with a slew of announcements made on Tuesday at the inaugural Industrial Transformation Asia-Pacific trade show held at the Singapore...