BOARD OF DIRECTORS

CDL exec chair defends new independent board directors

City Developments (CDL) executive chairman Kwek Leng Beng has come out to defend recent appointments to the board and reassure investors after an exodus of directors put the spotlight on bitter...

Why it is imperative to engage more digital experts on your team

IN the Covid-19 crisis, we are seeing a digital divergence. The tech giants are winning, and bricks and mortar companies are dying. Amazon, for example, posted record sales and profit in the...

Covid-19 presents an opportunity for boards to reboot

FOR years, boards have been entrusted by shareholders to determine a company's strategic leadership and ensure that the direction taken is in the best interest of the company.

Axington's board engaging Loh cousins on 'strategic changes', and appointing executives

THE two-man board of Axington is engaging with controlling shareholders Nelson and Terence Loh to obtain clarity on "strategic changes" expected to be made in the business direction of the company...

Axington's board engaging Loh cousins on strategic changes to business direction

THE two-man board of Axington Inc is engaging with controlling shareholders Nelson Loh and Terence Loh to obtain clarity on strategic changes to be made in the business direction of the company,...

Four directors, including chairman Evangeline Shen, resign from Axington

AXINGTON said four directors, including non-independent and non-executive chairman Shen Che, have resigned from the company.

BN Group's Evangeline Shen resigns as Axington chairman; 3 other directors quit

Singapore-listed Axington Inc announced just after midnight on Monday (Aug 31) the resignation of its non-independent non-executive chairman, Evangeline Shen or Shen Che, and three other directors...

Crisis management in the boardroom

THROUGHOUT history, businesses have had to weather crises in many forms. Some are firm specific, such as the 2019 Johnson & Johnson baby powder recall after the US Food and Drug Administration...

Hyflux appoints new lead independent director

HONG Pian Tee on Tuesday joined Hyflux's board and took over as its lead independent director.

Balancing now, and beyond Covid-19

THE Covid-19 pandemic exacerbates new and prescient risks that organisations have struggled to contain even before the outbreak. Boards that balance between seeking recovery and planning for what...