digitalisation

F&B sector has evolved over the course of 2020

THE food and beverage (F&B) industry was hit especially hard by Covid-19, with the economic downturn, lockdown measures and dine-in restrictions leading to the sector reporting a year-on-year...

SIAEC says flights handled now at 20% of pre-covid-19 level

THE number of flights handled by SIA Engineering Company (SIAEC) currently stands at about 20 per cent of its pre-Covid-19 level, said chief executive Ng Chin Hwee.

OrangeTee & Tie sets sights on 30% revenue growth in digital, data push

NEWLY restructured OrangeTee & Tie (OTT) is dialling up its digitalisation and data-driven efforts as it sets its sights on an increase of at least 30 per cent in its 2021 top line from 2019's...

Four emerging technology trends in 2021

AS we venture into 2021, organisations will be looking for ways to recover from the pandemic and serve new consumers with reimagined business models. Just like how IT helped organisations survive...

Digital assets could serve as bartering device

DIGITAL technology makes it possible to create cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin. Naturally, the same technology can be deployed to tokenise the fiat monies issued by sovereigns; pools of durable...

Digital trends that will transform South-east Asian businesses in 2021

OVER the past decade, no CEO could have failed to recognise the importance of embracing digital transformation. Nevertheless, numerous companies and in some cases, entire industries, took a slow...

The future of food after Covid-19

COVID-19 has hit the world in unimaginable ways. To reduce the spread of Covid-19 across the globe, social distancing measures have been put in place, resulting in many restaurants to close their...

AirAsia in major pivot to digital business to stay afloat

WHILE the Covid-19 pandemic has seen the global aviation industry suffer tremendously with massive lay-offs and airlines scrambling to get a foothold on financial stability, Malaysia's AirAsia is...

Rethinking technology talent for digital transformation

COMMUNICATIONS and Information Minister S Iswaran recently said in Parliament that while technology talent in Singapore has grown by about 10,000 year-on-year, demand for tech talent will continue...

How M&As and partnerships can fuel digital transformation

THE Covid-19 pandemic has accelerated business transformation in ways not seen before. Beyond the surge in e-commerce and the use of more online applications, digitalisation has become a priority...

91,300 job openings available, most are for long-term PMET roles

SINGAPORE's job market has largely stabilised, with unemployment slowing since August amid job support measures and the gradual recovery from the virus fallout.